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Events

Longfellow’s Winter Break Craft Show ~ Saturday, Feb. 23rd – 10 am to 4 pm & Sunday, Feb. 24th – 10 am to 3 pm

Get in out of the cold and join us for another  great craft show. This show will be filled with a wide range of crafters including bath & body products, woodworking, alpaca products, homemade maple syrup & maple cotton candy,  pottery, jewelry and so much more! Crostini’s Catering will be offering breakfast and lunch items for purchase.


Annual Fairy Festival ~ Saturday, March 2nd – 10 am – 2 pm

It’s that time of year again! Dust of your fairy wings and join us for a fairy fun day! We will have many free fairy activities including fairy coloring, fairy & dragon tattoos, fairy wands, photo booth and much more. Enjoy free fairy nectar and snacks!


“Create a Fairy Garden” Workshop with Kerri Day ~ Saturday, March 2nd at 10 am & 12:30 pm

Create your own tiny garden using miniature plants, rocks and mosses. Accent your garden with select fairy garden miniatures. All supplies are included. Cost is $35. Please call 622-5965 to register.


“Create a Hanging Fairy Terrarium” with Kerri Day ~ Saturday, March 2nd at 1:30 pm

Create a miniature fairy garden in a hanging glass terrarium using rocks, mosses, mini plants and fairy accents. Cost is $20. Please call 622-5965 to register. 

 


“Seed Starting” Lecture with Alice Elliott ~ Saturday, March 9th at 11 am

Alice, a Master Gardener from Kennebec Valley, will review the basics of starting seeds at home. Learn how to get a head start on your summer garden. Registration not required.

 


“Pruning Fruit Trees and Ornamentals” Lecture with Sue McIntyre ~ Saturday, March 16th at 10 am

March is a great month to get out in the yard and prune. Meet our pruning expert, Sue McIntyre, and find out what needs to be pruned now, what should wait and proper pruning techniques. Registration not required.


A Birding Day at Longfellow’s ~ Saturday, March 23rd

  • “Birds of Maine” Workshop Hosted by L. C. Bates Museum at 11 am ~  A museum educator from the L. C. Bates Museum will help you identify Maine’s most common birds through sight and sound. You also will examine bird mounts, eggs, feathers, tracks, skulls and more! This is a great hands-on workshop for kids too!
  • Free Kids’ Craft ~ Create a Pinecone Bird Feeder ~ Little ones will enjoy creating their very own bird feeder using a pinecone, peanut butter and bird seed. Available while supplies last.

Healthy Living Day at Longfellow’s ~ Saturday, March 30th 10 am to 2 pm

More information to follow


“Create a Succulent Terrarium” Workshop with Kerri Day ~ Saturday, April 6th at 11 am and 1 pm

Create your very own miniature succulent garden in a glass terrarium. Kerri will review terrarium basics including best soil, drainage concerns, types of succulents and general maintenance. Cost is $35. Please call 622-5965 to register.


“Create an Easter Themed Fairy Garden” Workshop with Kerri Day ~ Saturday, April 13th at 11 am and 1 pm

Create an Easter themed fairy garden using miniature plants, rocks and mosses. Accent your garden with Easter fairy garden miniatures. All supplies included. Cost is $35. Please call 622-5965 to register.


“Plant a Pansy Basket” Workshop with Kerri Day ~ Saturday, April 20th at 1 pm

Pansies are one of the first flowers of the spring and bring much needed color after a very long and cold winter. Create a cheerful basket of colorful flowers and accent plants. Cost is $25. Please call 622-5965 to register.


Annual Spring Open House
Saturday, April 27th & Sunday, April 28th


Wicked Sharp Knives ~ Sunday, April 28th ~ 11 am to 3 pm 

Sharpen up for spring! Have your knives and tools sharpened at a very reasonable price. This service can sharpen kitchen knives, pocket & hunting knives, scissors, pruners and other cutting tools. Please limit to 4 items.