Events

  • Jul
    22

    Defining a Nuisance: Pollution, Science and Environmental Politics on Maine’s Androscoggin River

    Portland, ME

    Join Maine Audubon and Maine Historical Society, as Scot McFarlane explores the birth of the environmental movement in Maine by focusing on the heavily polluted Androscoggin River. 

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  • Jul
    24

    Maine Grain Alliance's 2014 Kneading Conference & Bread Fair

    Skowhegan, ME

    The idea for the Kneading Conference began with a group of Skowhegan residents who were motivated by the need to address wheat production as an important cornerstone of a growing local food movement. Workshops, speakers, music and more!

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  • Jul
    24

    DamNation Film Screening with Patagonia

    Brunswick, ME

    This powerful film odyssey across America explores the sea change in our national attitude from pride in big dams as engineering wonders to the growing awareness that our own future is bound to the life and health of our rivers.

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  • Jul
    25

    Green Streets Walk & Ride Day

    Portland, ME and vicinity

    Portland Green Streets Day is a monthly, city-wide day of getting around green.  It takes place the last Friday of every month.  On this day, we encourage folks to celebrate the commitment they’ve made that day to alternative transportation

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  • Jul
    25

    Maine Grain Alliance's 2014 Kneading Conference & Bread Fair

    Skowhegan, ME

    The idea for the Kneading Conference began with a group of Skowhegan residents who were motivated by the need to address wheat production as an important cornerstone of a growing local food movement. Workshops, speakers, music and more!

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  • Jul
    25

    Fairy Fridays

    Boothbay, ME

    Every Friday in July and August is Fairy Friday at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. On these days, the free activities in the Bibby and Harold Alfond Children’s Garden concentrate on the fairy realm. Of course, fairy, elf, gnome, and wizard costumes are welcome!

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  • Jul
    26

    Maine Grain Alliance's 2014 Kneading Conference & Bread Fair

    Skowhegan, ME

    The idea for the Kneading Conference began with a group of Skowhegan residents who were motivated by the need to address wheat production as an important cornerstone of a growing local food movement. Workshops, speakers, music and more!

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  • Jul
    27

    Open Farm Day

    Maine

    Open Farm Day is an annual family adventure in which farms throughout the State of Maine open their gates to offer the public an opportunity to learn about the business of agriculture.

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  • Jul
    27

    Sundays on the Boulevard

    Portland, ME

    A Car Free event! Come on down to Baxter Blvd to ride your bike, use your pogo stick, eat a picnic, enjoy the views or check out what others are doing. (Sponsored by Portland Trails.)

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  • Jul
    29

    Preserving the Harvest: Pickled Green Beans (Dilly Beans)

    Falmouth, ME

    Ever wonder how to preserve all those great garden vegetables? UMaine Extension’s hands-on preservation workshops will teach you the basics of canning and freezing including how to use a water bath canner to preserve dilly beans (pickled green beans).

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