Machias, Maine – University of Maine Cooperative Extension is offering a free workshop Nov. 9 designed for people considering a small-scale food business. Recipe to Market: Is It for Me? will be held from 9 a.m. to noon, at the UMaine Extension office, 28 Center St., Machias. The workshop will introduce participants… Read More
    ​Cherryfield, Maine – The Washington County Extension Association will hold its annual meeting on Tuesday, ​​September 19, at the​ EgDE Center, Maine Seacoast Mission, Weald Bethel Lane, Cherryfield. The evening begins at​ 4:30 p.m. with​ tours of the Master Gardener Volunteer gardens, followed by​ a potluck supper​ at… Read More
    ​Prospect Harbor​, Maine — University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s free, four-week Dining with Diabetes Down East series will be offered in ​Prospect Harbor ​in ​September​. The ​Prospect Harbor​ session begins Thursday, ​September 1​4​, ​10:00 a.m. to Noon, at ​Prospect Harbor Women’s Club, 63 Maine Street in Prospect Harbor. Read More
    Machias, Maine — University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H in Washington County is looking for adults who have a talent or interest that they are willing to share with young people. Planning is underway for 4-H special interest (SPIN) clubs that will begin in the… Read More
    Eastport, Maine — University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s free, four-week Dining with Diabetes Down East series will be offered in Eastport ​in June. The Eastport session begins Thursday, June 1, 3-5 p.m., at Labor of Love Nutrition Center & Food Pantry, 137 County Road in Eastport. Remaining dates… Read More
    ​Machias, Maine – University of Maine at Machias was the site of the 11th annual 4-H Robotics Expo on March 25 where 20 teams made up of 65 youth came to demonstrate their knowledge in robotics and public speaking. The event, sponsored by UMaine Extension 4-H, also offered… Read More
    Machias, Maine — University of Maine Cooperative Extension will hold a six​-session ​intermediate beekeeping course on Wednesdays, ​March​ ​22-​April ​26, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at the ​UMaine Extension office, 28 Center St., Machias. The course, taught by Master Beekeeper Andrew Dewey, is intended for the beekeeper with at… Read More
    MACHIAS, Maine — The Washington County Extension Association (WCEA) seeks nominations for the 2017 Norman W. Duzen Volunteer Award, which honors a Washington County resident whose volunteerism has enhanced the lives of community members. Norman W. Duzen had a special place in his heart for the… Read More
    Machias, Maine — A five-session University of Maine Cooperative Extension beginning beekeeping course starts Thursday, Feb. 16, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at University of Maine at Machias Science Building, 116 O’Brien Ave., Room 102, Machias. Remaining classes are Feb. 23, March 2, March 9 and March 16. Snow date is… Read More
    Machias, Maine — A five-session University of Maine Cooperative Extension beginning beekeeping course starts Thursday, Feb. 16, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at University of Maine at Machias Science Building, 116 O’Brien Ave., Room 102, Machias. Remaining classes are Feb. 23, March 2, March 9 and March 16. Snow date is… Read More
    Machias, Maine — University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H is offering a special interest (SPIN) club for youth, ages 9 -13, interested in learning to knit. The club meets six Saturdays, 9:30-10:30 a.m., beginning Jan. 14, at UMaine Extension, 28 Center St., Machias. Remaining dates are Jan. 21,… Read More
    MACHIAS, Maine—University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H is offering a special interest (SPIN) club for youth, ages 12 to 16, interested in photography. The club meets six Wednesday afternoons, 3:30-5:00 p.m., beginning October 5, in Machias. Remaining dates are October 12, 19, November 2, 9, and 16. Read More
    MACHIAS, Maine—University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H is offering a special interest (SPIN) club for youth, ages 12 to 16, interested in photography. The club meets seven Wednesday evenings, 3:30-5:00 p.m., beginning July 13, in Machias. Remaining dates are July 20, 27 and August 3, 10, 17 and… Read More
    Machias, Maine — University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s free, four-week Dining with Diabetes Down East series will be offered in Machias ​t​his summer. The Machias session begins Thursday, July 14, 1–3 p.m., at Machias Memorial High School, 1 Bulldog Lane, Machias. Remaining dates are July 21, July 28… Read More
    JONESBORO — Washington County Extension Association honored several volunteers during its annual meeting May 17 at Jonesboro Elementary School. Nathan Pennell of Whitneyville was honored with the Norman W. Duzen Community Service Award for his almost 40 years of volunteering with Jacksonville Grange 358 and Whitneyville… Read More
    Machias, Maine — University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s free, four-week Dining with Diabetes Down East series will be offered in Machias and Calais this summer. The Machias session begins Thursday, July 14, 1–3 p.m., at Machias Memorial High School, 1 Bulldog Lane, Machias. Remaining dates are July 21,… Read More
    MACHIAS, Maine—University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H is offering a special interest (SPIN) club for youth, ages 9 and up. The club meets five Wednesday evenings, 5:30-7 p.m., beginning June 22, in Machias. Remaining dates are June 29, and July 13, 20 and 27, concluding with participation in… Read More