Friday, February 16, 2018

Kieve-Wavus February Adventure Camp

Here's all the information for February vacation adventure camp 2018:  

WHO: Children in grades Pre-K-5
WHEN: February 20th - 23rd, 2018
TIMES: 9am-4pm daily
WHERE: Kieve campus - 42 Kieve Road Nobleboro
COST: $35/day/camper or sign up for the whole week and pay a discounted rate of $130!
HOW: Complete the application form (and medication form if applicable) and mail with your payment.
KieveWavus, PO Box 169 Nobleboro, ME 04555

Fact Sheet--Helpful information for families of teens

If you have concerns about a teen you know, there is a FREE webinar on Teen Depression, Finding Resiliency and Solutions on Tuesday, March 13 at 7:00 pm and afterward on demand. You can register at

LOOK HERE also to view additional resources about helping a teen:\\

Families for Depression Awareness is a ntional nonprofit organization empowering families to recognize, address, and cope with depression.  

Wednesday, February 14, 2018


Opportunities for kids to explore nature at DRA's Great Salt Bay Farm Heritage Center, 100 Belvedere Rd, Damariscotta. P O BOX 333, Damariscotta, ME 04543 (207)563-1393, email:

SPRING VACATION & MINI-DAY CAMPS (ages 6-11)  Learn all about Maine's wildlive, play games, explore forests and fields, and more! Scholarships available. Register online

  • March 16 (AOS 93 schools closed) 8:30-3:30 Swing into Spring
  • April 16-20 (AOS 93 school vacation) 8:30-3:30 Marsh Muck
  • May 25 (AOS 93 schools closed) 8:30-3:30 Horshoe Crab Safari
WILD ENCOUNTERS A regular program for homeschool families and groups. 9-11 am on the fourth Monday of each month (except May).  Hike and nature journaling are always included.
  • March 26 Tremendous Trees
  • April 23 Migrators on the Move
  • Nat 21 Alewives Around Us
NEW! Ukulele and Nature Songwriting Class Following WILD ENCOUNTERS

FROGS & POLLYWOGS for preschoolers (ages 2-5) 10-11:00 third Friday of each month.
  • March 16 How does a maple tree taste?
  • April 20 Marsh critters
  • May 18 Horseshoe Crab Count

Jr. NATURALIST AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM (ages 6-11) Mon & Wed 3-5pm
  • March Terrific Trees!
  • April  Wild Wetlands
  • May Animals on the move.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

County Conversations offers a program for families in February

County Conversations is an entertaining series of lectures and conversations on topics of interest to friends and neighbors in Lincoln County. All are free and open to the public.  The next talk may be of interest to families:  

Wrestling Grades 5-8

An elementary and middle school wrestling program is being offered at Lincoln Academy. Practice times are Monday and Wednesday 5pm-6:30. They are especially looking for more 5th-85h grade (boys or girls).