Press Release

Canning workshop in Lincoln

LINCOLN, Maine —University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Penobscot County has announced that a Canning Workshop will be held  at 5:30 p.m.  Thursday, Sept. 6,  at Region 3, 35 West Broadway.

In this course you will learn the basics behind home food preservation and food safety. The course will consist of insight into how canning and freezing function as preservation methods. This is a hands-on workshop. Registration is $15 and must be paid in advance.

 For more information, to register, or to request special accommodations, contact Theresa Tilton at (207) 942-7396 or (800) 287-1485 (in Maine), or e-mail  To register by mail please send your name, address, phone number with a check made payable to UMaine and send it to UMCE Attn: Theresa, 307 Maine Ave., Bangor, ME 04401. Space is limited.

UMaine Extension programs are open and accessible to all in accordance with program goals. To provide adequate time to respond to your request please provide as much notice as possible.



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