Events

Foraging Walk on Sears Island with Sandra Mitchell

Date: July 21, 2018

Time: 9:00-11:00am

Location: Sears Island, Searsport, ME

Friends of Sears Island will host a foraging walk with Sandra Mitchell on Saturday, July 21st, from 9-11am. Sandra will discuss and help program attendees look for some of the plants which can be found and harvested throughout coastal Maine. She will also address “sustainable” gathering and other general guidelines for obtaining edibles from nature. … Continue reading Foraging Walk on Sears Island with Sandra Mitchell

Tree Identification Workshop with Kevin Doran

Date: July 26, 2018

Time: 3:00-5:00pm

Location: Sears Island, Searsport, ME

On July 26th from 3:00-5:00pm Kevin Doran will lead a Tree Identification Workshop on Sears Island. FOSI will be sponsoring this event with the Waldo County Soil and Water Conservation District, and the Maine Forest Service. Program participants will learn how to identify a wide variety of deciduous trees as well as conifers. Kevin Doran has been a … Continue reading Tree Identification Workshop with Kevin Doran

Sears Island Guided Sea Kayak Paddle

Date: August 4, 2018

Time: 12 Noon-2:00pm

Location: Sears Island, Searsport, ME

Join North Star Adventures and Friends of Sears Island for an introduction to Sea Kayaking on August 4th, from 12-2pm. We will spend two hours learning paddling technique as we explore Sears Island from the water. You may want to bring binoculars for watching sea birds and scouting for seals. If you have always wanted … Continue reading Sears Island Guided Sea Kayak Paddle