Seaweeds for Life Workshop

Posted April 06, 2014, at 9:01 a.m.
Last modified May 02, 2014, at 1:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 17, 2014 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Location: Damariscotta River Association, 110 Belvedere Road, Damariscotta, Maine

For more information: 207-563-1393;

Join Sarah Redmond, Maine Sea Grant Marine Extension Agent, and Hillary Krapf, seaweed enthusiast and health educator to review the biology, diversity, sustainable harvest regulations and ecology of Maine seaweeds. Participants will learn how to handle, identify, and prepare several different species of Maine seaweeds, incorporating them into a variety of culinary and beauty applications. Recipes to take home will be available. Participants bring their own lunch. Appropriate for ages 15 and up. Space is limited and registration is required. Fee: $30 and $25 for members (limited scholarships are available).

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