Camden fair to highlight environmental schooling

Katie May well Laumann, who worked at Herring Gut Learning Center from 2017 to 2018, facilitates a mobile maritime touch tank. Contributed picture

CAMDEN — The Stewardship Training Alliance Reasonable in the Amphitheatre on Atlantic Avenue, hosted by Camden Public Library, is to be held from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Friday, June 4. Folks can meet reps from 16 nearby nonprofits that assistance dependable stewardship of the natural environment.

This family members-pleasant party will supply activities including a cellular marine tank, tale time with librarian Miss Amy, and drawings for no cost sailing excursions and other wonderful prizes from nearby firms.

Businesses with booths include things like Coastal Mountains Land Trust, Gulf of Maine Exploration Institute, Herring Gut Understanding Centre, Hurricane Island Middle for Science & Leadership, Knox-Lincoln County Soil & H2o Conservation District, Maine Heart for Coastal Fisheries, Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation, & Forestry, Maine Environmental Training Association, Megunticook Watershed Association, Merryspring Nature Center, All-natural Assets Council of Maine, Oceanswide, Sea Grant, Stewardship Education Alliance, Watershed Faculty, and Wild Seed Task.

Attendees can enter no cost drawings to gain prizes like a kayak vacation in Camden Harbor, donated by Maine Sport Outfitters working day sails aboard the Schooners Appledore and Surprise a trip with Camden Harbor Cruises and an right away adventure aboard the Schooner Mary Working day.

The alliance functions to increase community stewardship of its neighborhood watersheds. The group furthers its mission by awarding grants to teachers in general public and private educational facilities and afterschool packages in Appleton, Camden, Hope, Lincolnville and Rockport, and by internet hosting local community situations.

For far more facts, all the library at 207-236-3440 or pay a visit to librarycamden.org.