Life & Death in Ellsworth

Ellsworth / 3:00 PM

At one time, you could have lived almost your entire life in downtown Ellsworth and never needed to leave. Schools, doctors, groceries, department and hardware stores, and even the undertaker and cemetery were right within a block or so of Main Street. Grow Smart Maine and Ellsworth Historical Society are partnering together to take participants […]

Forest Bathing Next to the Union River

Ellsworth / 10:00 AM

Reconnect to nature and your five senses with a slow walk through the woods along the river in Ellsworth. Calm your mind and nervous system. This 1.5-hour stroll starts with connecting to our bodies, breath, and sensations in the present moment. Then, participants are offered suggestions to explore the natural connection to their environment through […]

Stonington Stores and Stories

Stonington / 11:30 AM

The beautiful 19th century, mansard-roofed village of Stonington is Maine’s #1 Lobster Port and continues to also deliver its famed tri-color granite to the world from Crotch Island. There were once as many as 42 stores along its harbor-front Main Street, including Freedman’s, Epstein’s, and Vic’s IGA. Stonington residents share their stories and memories of […]