4/22: Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington Railway Presentation
All aboard at the Lincoln Home for a presentation on the history and current restoration progress of the
Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington Railway on Monday, April 22, at 3:00pm. The presentation includes a slide show and a selection of artifacts for display, followed by a brief question and answer session. The Wiscasset, Waterville and Farmington was one of Maine’s five narrow gauge railways. It extended from Wiscasset northward to Albion. The Railway was built in 1894 and closed in 1933. Today the Railway, under the auspices of the Wiscasset, Waterville and Farmington Railway Museum, is being reconstructed by dedicated volunteers.
4/29: Backyard Honey Bees and Pollinators with Jean Vose
Jean Vose is an experienced Master Gardener, certified horticulturist and backyard beekeeper living in Nobleboro where she has created gardens to attract pollinators as well as the other beneficial creatures. The slideshow program will provide a brief history of beekeeping in America. Jean will provide information and how-to hints on how to keep bees in your backyard and encourage other pollinators. Monday, APRIL 29, 3:00 pm
The Lincoln Home is located at 22 River Road, Newcastle. Events are Free, unless otherwise noted and Open to the Public. Please contact Rhonda Hanna, Community Life Director at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 563-3350 with any questions. Follow us on FaceBook for photos and events of daily life at The Lincoln Home.