Time in Knox County:

Office Hours
8:30-4:30 weekdays*

*Please call ahead to make sure we are in! Although we make every attempt to have the office open during these hours, at times we are both out of the office for education programs or technical assistance.

207-596-2040
893 West St (Rt 90)
Rockport, ME 04856

info@knox-lincoln.org

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    Open Farm Day
    Sunday, July 23, 2017

    (check individual farms for times)

    Build a Beetle at Brae Maple Farm!

    Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District will be joining in the festivities at  

    Brae Maple Farm
    Allan and Andrea Smith
    233 N Union Rd in Union

    Sunday, July 23 from 10 am to 3 pm
    FMI: 207-785-4978

    with a display of Invasive Plants and Forest Pests. Kids will have a chance to learn about Emerald Ash Borer and Asian Longhorned Beetle will they “build” their own “beetle.”

    Throughout the day, visitors may walk through the MOFGA-certified market gardens at the farm and visit the donkeys Chester, Lilac, and Christabelle, as well as wander through the Master Gardener Volunteer demonstration raised-bed vegetable gardens, lasagna garden, dyeing and drying garden, medicine wheel and heritage gardens. Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer gardening questions.

    Demonstrations include woodturning, spinning, and building twig fences an an informational beekeeping display by the Knox-Lincoln Beekeeper Association. Special children's activities include searching for hidden fairy houses and cutout photo boards, as well as knox-Lincoln SWCD’s “Build a Beetle” activity.

    Herbal refreshments and recipes.

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