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Fall 2017 Office Hours
8:30am - 4:30 pm (usually)

* We try hard to be office between 8:30am and 4:00pm on most weekdays, but please call ahead to be sure!

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

info@knox-lincoln.org

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    Upcoming Events - 2017

     

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    Or call 596-2040; email hildy@knox-lincoln.org

    October

    Oct 14, 8:00am-4:00pm   A Day in the Woods: Forestry Event. Hidden Valley Nature Center. Music with the Gawler Family from 4-5:30pm

    Oct 15, 10:00am-1:00pm  Fall Bulb & Plant Sale Bulb Pick-Up & Cash & Carry Plant Sale at District Office 

    Oct 17, 6:30pm  Creating Backyard Habitats. Public is invited to Waldoboro Garden Club at Broad Bay Congregational Church, 941 Main St, Waldoboro. .

    Oct 18, 4:00-8:30pm
    SAVE THE DATE! 70th Anniversary Bash at Camp Wavus on Damariscotta Lake, Jefferson

    Oct 19, 5:30-7:30pm  Union Area Chamber of Commerce Business Fest. Thompson Community Center, 51 S Union Rd (Rt 131), Union.

    Oct 26, 6:30pm  Invasive Plants of Midcoast Maine. Maine Coastal Islands Wildlife Refuge. 9 Water St., Rockland.

    Oct 28, 10-11:30 am  Native Seed Starting Workshop at Sheepscot General in Whitefield w/Wild Seed Project. 

     

    For more information about these and other programs:

    596-2040, info@knox-lincoln.org  or stop by our office at 893 West St (Rt 90) in Rockport

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    Recurring Events

    New meeting day! District Board meetings are held at 6:30pm on the third Wednesday of most months at the District office. The public is welcome to attend.

    District office is closed on all Federal holidays: New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents' Day, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans' Day, Thanksgiving (Thu & Fri), & Christmas. 

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    Recent Events

    September

    Sep 9      Conservation Farm Tour of Knox County. 8:00am-4:00pm

    Sep 12    Invasive Forest Pests at Rockland Public Library. 6:00pm

    Sep 26    All About Native Groundcovers at Merryspring Nature Center. Noon

    Sep 28   Conservation Fair for Middle School Students at Union Fairgrounds

    August

    Aug 4       Non-Traditional Solutions to Gravel Road Problems at Boothbay Town Office. 8:45am-3:30pm

    Aug 11     Summer Native Plant Walk at Hidden Valley Nature Center in Jefferson w/ Wild Seed  Project. 10am-noon

    Aug 19-26 Union Fair at Union Fairgrounds

    Aug 23-24 Maine Farm Days at Misty Meadow Farm in Clinton

    July

    Jul 6      Beyond the Birdfeeder: Creating Backyard Habitat. 1pm. Rockport Opera House

    Jul 8      Pasture Workshop at Aldermere Farm, Rockport. In conjunction with MCHT Beef Basics. 8:30am-3:30pm    Cancelled

    Jul17-21    Little Sprouts Ecology Camp at Merryspring Park in Camden. Ages 4-6

    Jul 19     Board Meeting. 6:30pm. District office. All welcome!

    Jul 20      Shoreline Buffers. 7pm. Eastern Star Grange, Washington

    Jul 21     Fern ID & Ecology Walk at Head of Tide Preserve in Belfast. 10am-noon

    Jul 21     Produce Safety Alliance Training. 9am-6pm. Augusta

    Jul 23     Open Farm Day. 10am-3pm at Brae Maple Farm, Union.

    Jul 26     Pollination Services & Community Partnerships at Terra Optima Farm, Appleton. 5:30-7:30pm CANCELLED

    June

    06/07     Invasive Plants & Forest Pests @ DeerFoot Farm, 1221 Union Rd, Appleton. 1:00-3:00pm          

    06/14     Cover Crop & Crop Rotation Walk & Talk @ Dooryard Farm, 128 Mechanic St, Camden.  6-7:30 pm. (Rain date 6/15)

    06/21     BioBlitz @ DeerFoot Farm, 1221 Union Rd, Appleton. 8am to noon  FMI: Call Gary at 785-3022

    06/23     Fern ID & Ecology Walk at Merryspring Park in Camden. 10am-noon

    06/26-    Eco-Explorers Ecology Camp at Merryspring Park, Camden. Ages 7-9
    06/30

    06/30     Invasive Plants of Midcoast Maine at Boothbay Region Land Trust. 9am

    May

    05/06     Spring Plant Sale at Union Fairgrounds. 9am-2pm

    05/07     Spring Plant Sale at Union Fairgrounds. 10am-1pm

    05/12     Guided Bog Walk at Hidden Valley Nature Center, Jefferson. 10am-noon

    05/13     Natural Farming at Erickson Fields w/Aaron Englander. 10am-2pm. Bring lunch.

    05/25     Invasive Terrestrial Plants @ Midcoast Conservancy Damariscotta Lake office. 4:30-6:30pm

    April

    04/06    Introduction to Food Safety Modernization Act at Knox-Lincoln Extension, 377 Manktown Rd, Waldoboro. 6-7:30pm

    04/20     Rockport Conservation Commission Community Forum: One Environment, All Communities, Many Pathways at Rockport Opera House. 4-7pm

    04/21     Earth Day Bog Walk at Hidden Valley Nature Center in Jefferson. 10am-noon

    04/23     Shearing Day at Meadowcroft Farm, 45 Hopkins Rd, Washington. 8am-noon or 1-5pm

    04/28     Spring Wildflower Walk at Payson Park in Warren w/Wild Seed Project. 10am-noon

    04/30     Trout Stocking Sale Pick-Up at District Office, 893 West St (Rt 90), Rockport. 11am

    March

    03/02     Basic Septic Installers Workshop at Union Town Office. 8am-4:30pm

    03/21     Pond Construction & Maintenance at Knox-Lincoln Extension Office. 6:30-8:30 pm