Events

  • Sep
    20

    Solar open house with ReVision Energy

    Paris
    By harvesting our region’s abundant solar resource, The Paris Autobarn has nearly eliminated their electricity bills with a rooftop solar electric array. Come by their shop to experience a solar-powered workplace and learn about the energy efficient initiatives this eco-friendly auto garage has taken.
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  • Sep
    21

    Fork Food Lab "Forkiversary" party

    Portland

    For Fork’s 1-year anniversary, they want to celebrate all of the makers who have contributed to the success of their space (some since the very beginning!). They’re opening Fork up to the public to showcase both their mobile members and their packaged goods producers, all of whom have been working hard to grow their businesses and make the Portland food economy robust and diverse. You’ll be able to see the kitchen, meet the makers, and experience the products and menu items that make Fork’s members unique.

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  • Sep
    21

    Autumn Equinox Herb Walk

    Portland

    Mischa Schuler of Wild Carrot Herbs is offering a trail walk to teach you about fall medicinal herbs. The evening will be rich with herbal folklore, laughter, and understanding of how to incorporate autumn plant friends into daily life.

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  • Sep
    21

    Fall healthy lawn care

    Scarborough

    What defines the “perfect Maine lawn”? One that’s safe for Maine kids, pets, wildlife and environment! Contrary to popular belief, lawn care professionals will tell you that fall’s the most ideal time to grow grass. Learn ways to minimize or completely eliminate pesticides and synthetic fertilizers; save money, time and effort; yet have a lush, beautiful lawn that’s “bare-foot safe” for kids and pets.

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  • Sep
    22

    Common Ground Fair

    Unity

    If you’ve ever been to the Fair, you know – and if you haven’t been, anyone who has will tell you – it’s an event like no other, that brings together so many people from so many walks of life, all in the spirit of celebrating the rural and agricultural traditions of Maine.

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  • Sep
    24

    Gather's 5th birthday party

    Yarmouth

    Celebrate at a block party with Gather – Farm Fresh Eatery as they turn 5! This is a complimentary customer appreciation event.

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  • Sep
    26

    Veggie Garden Overload: Preserving 101

    Scarborough

    Did you go overboard planting tomatoes this season? Is your neighbor leaving a daily zucchini “gifts” at your door? Capture wonderful fall-harvested tomatoes cukes, beans, zucchini, pumpkins and more by learning to preserve them.

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  • Sep
    27

    Fall "repair cafe"

    Portland

    Join The Resilience Hub and the Maine Tool Library for their next Repair Cafe! Communities around the world are coming together to fix their broken things rather than throw them away and replace them with new items.

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  • Sep
    28

    Why Local? Forum

    Portland, ME

    Together, we will ensure Portland’s independence. Our community, like many others, is struggling with an influx of national and multinational corporations displacing local businesses and the consequences of rapidly rising rents. Portland Buy Local is hosting a forum to address these issues.

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  • Sep
    29

    Great Maine Outdoor Weekend

    Maine

    The Great Maine Outdoor Weekend is a series of events led by outdoor oriented organizations and companies to celebrate the how, where, and what of being active outside in Maine. 

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