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Homemade and Handmade Pastas and Sauces

with Chris Toy

Apr
30

Next session: April 30th, 2024

$40 More Info

Join Chris Toy for a hands-on evening of fresh pastas and sauces! Learn houw to make homemade egg and vegetable pastas in the time it takes to boil a gallon of water. Twirl your pasta in a choice of 2 rich garden tomato sauces, including a creamy vodka sauce, with a combination of Italian cheeses on top! Don't eat beforehand and bring a container for any leftovers. 

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Landscaping 101: A mini-course for Beginners

with Amy Witt, Horticulturist

Apr
24

Next session: April 24th to May 8th, 2024

$79 More Info

Pollinators, our bees and butterflies among them, have suffered greatly from habitat loss, pesticides, and invasive plant species. Planting a pollinator garden is more important now than ever to help our pollinator friends! Even a small garden can make a huge difference. Learn how to create a landscape that supports pollinators including butterflies, moths, and hummingbirds with plants that will provide nectar and pollen throughout the growing season.

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Rooting Out Invasive Plants Field Workshop

with Samantha Wolf

Apr
27

Next session: April 27th, 2024

Invasive species are organisms that are non-native to a particular area and cause harm to the environment where they are introduced. Under the guidance of Scarborough Land Trust Stewardship Director, learn how to identify and combat invasive plant species using non-chemical treatments. Be prepared to walk a short distance, potentially off the maintained trail. We recommend wearing long pants, comfortable footwear, and applying bug spray. Maximum of 10 participants. Your instructor has completed the Maine Forest Service's Invasive Plant Academy management planning course. 

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Homemade Scented Soy Candle

with Jenn Paulin

Apr
23

Next session: April 23rd, 2024

$45 More Info

Participants will go home with one 12 ounce candle made with organic soy was and essential oil blends! You will have the option to choose a scent, or to blend scents for a unique fragrance. Also include is a colored candle jar, wooden decorative ornament or gem decor, personalized candle label, and gift box. No experience necessary! Grab a friend or bring mom for a special night, while you make your own scented masterpieces. Limited availability, so sign up today!

Instructor Jenn Paulin says, "I believe creativity is contagious, so pass it on! I have been making candles as a hobby for over six years. I began CANDLEWOOD candle company two years ago specializing in Dough Bowl Candles. I have a Master's degree in Education  and love to make learning a fun, hands-on experience!

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Multimedia Card Making

with Kathleen Gerdes

May
28

Next session: May 28th, 2024

$45 More Info

In this workshop, you will learn how to create greeting cards using multimedia techniques. Materials, which will be provided by the instructor, include colored pencils, paint, distress inks, stamps, beads, baubles, old sheet music, and pages from old books. Each student will be provided with 3 blank cards to decorate. We'll have fun cutting, pasting, and creating cards that you'll be able to send to family and friends.  Students need to bring sharp scissors, craft glue, and any related materials they'd like to use. 

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Wildflower Walk at Fuller Farm Preserve

with Amy Witt, Horticulturist

May
16

Next session: May 16th, 2024

$15 More Info

Are you curious to learn more about the wildflowers and trees that make their home in the Maine woods? Come and meet the native wildflowers and trees along the trail at Scarborough's Fuller Farm Preserve. Our walk will incorporate plant folklore, identification, and the gifts that each plant has to share. Your instructor, Amy, is passionate about nature, plants, and all things connected to Mother Nature. She is a Naturalist, Horticulturist, and the Director of Earth Walkers.

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