Milbridge Common Wellness Park

A magical space for enhancing the health and wellbeing of our community.

Incredible Edible Milbridge

Incredible Edible Milbridge (IEM) is a series of public vegetable gardens and education initiatives designed to create a community that is stronger, healthier, and more food independent.

OWL: Outdoor Women Lead

OWL: Outdoor Women Lead is a collaborative project between WHRL and Maine Outdoor School.

Our mission is to advance and promote the health and well-being of the woman, her family, and her community. Our vision is a community where all women feel empowered to achieve optimum health.

The Astonishing New Chapter at the Thankful House

The Astonishing New Chapter at the Thankful House

Here at WHRL, we are counting our blessings. In August, an anonymous philanthropist visited us for a tour of Milbridge Commons and our new 87 Main Street office. In September, they contacted us and set up a call to discuss our most pressing needs. Less than two weeks...

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Final Report for the 2021 IEM Season

Final Report for the 2021 IEM Season

Incredible Edible Milbridge Report – November 2021 With chilly nights and many cool days, the 2021 garden season is coming to a close! Milbridge Commons was the site of the last big volunteer push of the season. Gardeners Janis Lesbines and Gail Moorhouse led twenty...

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Incredible Edible Milbridge – September

Incredible Edible Milbridge – September

The growing season is winding down at the Incredible Edible Gardens at the Red Barn Motel and at the Milbridge Commons. Daytime temperatures often top out in the upper sixties. Night-time temperatures have dipped into the forties. A fall chill is in the air. With the...

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