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2018 Milbridge 5K Registration Open!

Rain or Shine! Start your Milbridge Days off with the Annual Milbridge 5K and Fun Run on Saturday, July 28. Proceeds from this event benefit the programs of the Women's Health Resource Library. This 5K race/walk is on a level tarred surface, comfortable for all ages...

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WHRL Development Intern Job Announcement

The Women’s Health Resource Library is seeking a community-minded individual as a part-time Development Intern. This person will work closely with the WHRL staff and board to: assist with building and expanding the WHRL’s donor base; maintain and expand outreach to...

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Announcing the 2018 IEM Garden Workshops

Families are welcome!  All workshops are FREE, but registration is required. Family Gardening Workshop – Create Your Own Container Garden with Juana Rodriguez-Vazquez & Pam Dyer Stewart Saturday, May 19 from 9 - 11am at WHRL Bring the whole...

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IEM Compost Building Party

There will be an Incredible Edible Milbridge Compost Building Party on Tuesday, May 8 from 2 to 5pm. Join Farmer Michael and volunteers at the IEM Pick-Your-Own Garden at the Red Barn Motel. Last year’s compost piles need some attention. We’ll pull them apart, chop up...

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2018 Elaine Hill Love a Nurse 5K & Fun Run

This year’s Elaine Hill “Love A Nurse” 5K will be held Saturday, May 5th, as a kick-off to National Nurses Week. This annual event provides two $2500 scholarships to local students pursuing a career in nursing.  One award goes to a graduating senior in...

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Incredible Edible 2018 Wish List

Incredible Edible Milbridge is gearing up for another successful season of growing pick-your-own vegetables that are free to everyone in the community. Growing veggies for our community takes a lot. Your donations can help! Here’s a list of needs for this Incredible...

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What is a Downeast Christmas?

For those of us blessed to live in Downeast Maine, Christmas is indeed a special time of year.  Why?  Because Christmas here is more than a season; it is indeed, a feeling.  And for those of us lucky enough to live in Downeast Maine, it is a feeling that lives in our...

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Machias Savings to Double Your Year-end Donation

Now your WHRL donation can have double the impact!   Your donation to the Milbridge Commons project will be matched dollar for dollar by Machias Savings Bank.  In this season of giving, Machias Savings has generously donated $10,000 as part of a matching grant to the...

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