Midcoast Conservancy will host a full moon paddle at its Hidden Valley Nature Center in Jefferson on Wednesday, June 23, from 8-10 p.m.
The Damariscotta-Newcastle Lions Club and Damariscotta-Newcastle Rotary Club will host the clubs’ 24th annual golf tournament on Saturday, July 31 at the Wawenock Golf Club. The volunteers will begin greeting golfers at 7 a.m. with tee off slated for 8 a.m.
All are invited to join Phillip deMaynadier, Ph.D., to learn about delicate, delightful dragonflies on a hike through Hidden Valley Nature Center, spending time on the kettle hole bog boardwalk from 3-5 p.m. on Thursday, July 22.
The Union Fair Car Show will return for its fifth year Saturday, June 5, with a rain date of Saturday, June 12.
The First Congregational Church’s Summerfest will return to the Wiscasset Common on Saturday, July 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Gardeners can once again look forward to the annual Old Bristol Garden Club plant sale, which will take place from 8:30-11:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 5. The sale will take place at the Mobius Community Center in Damariscotta on Main Street next to Rising Tide Co-op. There is plenty of parking at the site.
Midcoast Conservancy will host a full moon paddle at its Hidden Valley Nature Center in Jefferson from 8-10 p.m. on Monday, May 24.
The Friends of Westport Island History will host a family scavenger hunt from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, May 23 at the Carl and Barbara Segerstrom Preserve at Squam Creek on Westport Island. The preserve is a Kennebec Estuary Land Trust property.
Spring is in the air, and that means garden time. Organic perennials from Rebel Hill Farm can help create inviting habitat for the natural community on homeowners’ land. Gardeners can come by Midcoast Conservancy, 290 Route 1 in Edgecomb, Saturday, May 22 between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., when Rebel Hill Farm growers will be on hand to help with picking the right plants.
The Kennebec Estuary Land Trust invites families with children ages 5-12 to join Penny Jessop for a morning of birding at Bonyun Preserve at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 15.
On Thursday, May 13 at 4:30 pm, the Boothbay Region Historical Society will kick off its 2021 speaker series with historian Mike Dekker’s talk, “Shared Ground: An Exploration of 17th-Century Indigenous and Euromerican Cultures through Gardening.” Due to COVID-19 restrictions, this free talk will be available by Zoom only.
Immersion into foraging and wild food preservation, forest bathing, and nature journaling is at the heart of a five-weekend course coming to the Midcoast community this summer.
Midcoast Conservancy will offer a virtual workshop, Foraging for Wild Mushrooms: The Season Begins, from 6:30-8 p.m. on Thursday, May 20. The workshop will be led by Greg Marley.
Sasanoa Brewing will open its outdoor tasting room Saturday and Sunday, May 1 and 2 from 1-6 p.m. Allium Pizza will be on-site cooking wood-fired pizzas Sunday.
The Garden Club of Wiscasset will hold its 30th annual plant sale from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, May 8. This outdoor only sale will take place at the Wiscasset municipal building and face coverings will be worn in accordance with COVID-19 restrictions.