Press Release

Canning workshop scheduled for Dexter

DEXTER, Maine — University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Penobscot County has announced that a Canning Workshop will be held at 2 p.m.  Sunday, Sept. 23, at The Seventh Day Adventist Church in Dexter.

The course will consist of insight into how canning and freezing function as preservation methods. This is a hands-on workshop where attendees will be making and preserving blueberry jam.

Registration is $15 and must be paid in advance. Payment should be made to UMaine and mailed to UMCE Attn: Theresa, 307 Maine Ave., Bangor, ME 04401.

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

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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