November 21, 2019
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‘A Search for Lost Apples: The Prospect Greening’

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PROSPECT, Maine — Todd Little-Siebold, College of the Atlantic history professor and heritage apple expert, will present an overview of the varieties of apples once grown in Midcoast and Down East Maine, 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8, at the Prospect Community Center, 959 Bangor Road on the corner of routes 1A and 174.

He also will be on the lookout for a “lost” apple calling the Prospect greening, a variety which has been written about but not yet found in the flesh. Attendees are encouraged to bring fruit from their own trees for identification.

This free presentation is sponsored by the Prospect Historical Society. For more information, contact Jen McVeigh at 207-567-3170.