Cumberland County

UMaine Extension holds Tidewater Farm field day Aug. 18

University of Maine Cooperative Extension will hold a free Tidewater Farm field day 5–6:30 p.m. Aug. 18. at the Tidewater Farm demonstration gardens in Falmouth. Hands-on demonstrations about deadheading and extending the season include best practices for annuals and perennials, as well as late-season vegetables to plant and protections against frost. UMaine Extension staff and […]

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UMaine Extension offers ServSafe course and exam Aug. 3

University of Maine Cooperative Extension will offer the ServSafe Food Protection Manager course and certification exam 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Aug. 3 at the UMaine Extension office, 75 Clearwater Drive Suite 104, Falmouth. Registration closes July 22. The $140 fee includes all materials. Register and find more details on the program page. Participants will receive the […]

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Field Day at Tidewater Farm is July 21

A Field Day at the University of Maine Cooperative Extension Gardens at Tidewater Farm in Falmouth will be held from 5–6:30 p.m., Thursday, July 21. The free public event is an opportunity to learn about Tidewater Farm and engage with the gardens through hands-on demonstrations led by UMaine Extension staff and Master Gardener Volunteers. Demonstrations […]

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4-H Kids Can Can program begins July 20

University of Maine Extension staff and volunteers will lead a hands-on, interactive program to teach youth ages 9 and up how to grow and preserve the garden’s harvest. The 4-H Kids Can Can program will be held from 9–11 a.m. on Wednesdays, July 20–Aug. 17. Each session will begin in Extension’s Tidewater Gardens in Falmouth, […]

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UMaine preps for 50th annual Maine Youth Summer Music Camp

Editor’s note: Story updated July 7. The Division of Music in the University of Maine School of Performing Arts is celebrating its 50th annual Maine Summer Youth Music Camp this July, returning to its traditional in-person, residential experience after two years of the COVID-19 pandemic. The camp, led by Christopher White, UMaine director of bands, […]

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University of Maine announces spring 2022 Dean’s List

The University of Maine recognized 2,951 students for achieving Dean’s List honors in the spring 2022 semester. Of the students who made the Dean’s List, 1,938 are from Maine, 955 are from 41 other states and 58 are from 30 countries other than the U.S. To be eligible for the Full-time Dean’s List, a student […]

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