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Gardening: Attracting Pollinators with Native Plants

with Ivonne Vazquez

May
1

May 1st, 2024

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Do you ever wonder how or what would attract more pollinators to your garden? In this class, learn about which plants are most beneficial to both native and migratory pollinators and methods of gardening where you attract, welcome, encourage and provide long term habitat for the diversity of flora and fauna in your yardscapes. We will delve into rewilding on a grand and small scale. Every little bit helps pollinators! Open to all skill levels.

Medicare 101

with Courtney Cowan

Apr
23

April 23rd, 2024

Medicare is not one size fits all. New to Medicare? This session will review a wide variety of information to help you navigate the waters. We will review how to obtain Medicare, when you are eligible and many other important topics including supplemental insurance to complement original Medicare. If you are currently enrolled in Medicare come get a refresher on the basics and better understand the choices available to you and when you can make changes. There are many different products and carriers available as well as various enrollment periods which give you the opportunity to change your policy if appropriate. Anyone with questions about Medicare will find this class helpful.

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Gardening: Seed Starting

with Ivonne Vazquez

Mar
6

March 6th, 2024

$18 More Info

In this class you will participate in a hands-on activity: seed starting! Learn about the different types of seed starting media and the different heat and seed starting timing requirements for our Maine gardens. The instructor will also demonstrate various ways of propagating plants (division, cuttings, etc.). Bring garden gloves for the hands-on lesson. Open to all skill levels.

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Gardening: Eat It! Use It! Dye It!

with Ivonne Vazquez

Mar
20

March 20th, 2024

$18 More Info

Our native plants are wonderful for wildlife including pollinators, songbirds, mammals, and the environment. But, did you also know that native plants have been used for millennia as food, medicine, and natural dyes (among other uses). Learn about the many ways in which we can enjoy native plants. The class will include handouts, and classroom demonstrations on the topic. Open to all skill levels.

Waiting list available
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Most of us take hundreds of photos that languish on our iPhone/iPad or in the cloud. Knowing how to edit images and organize your photos on your iPhone and iPad is essential. Other areas of study include using the tabs in the Photos app —“For You" tab (ready-made slide shows), creating, using, and sharing albums, and the very useful search function.

This is an asynchronous course so participants can access the course at any time. Participants will receive the instructor's contact information for questions and follow-up information.

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Gardening: Understanding Your Growing Areas

with Ivonne Vazquez

Feb
28

February 28th, 2024

$18 More Info

Are you having trouble growing certain plants, fruit shrubs or trees? Understanding the needs of what you wish to grow and the conditions which exist in your gardens will help you in placing the right plant in the right spot. In this class we will talk about soil, sun, water flow conditions and steps you can take for a more productive gardening season. Open to all skill levels.

Waiting list available