22nd annual Rural Living Day April 2

University of Maine Cooperative Extension and the Waldo County Extension Association are hosting the 22nd annual Rural Living Day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 2 at Mount View High School, 577 Mount View Road, Thorndike.

Workshops include building small homes, baking bread, birding, pasturing chickens, plant propagation, making maple sugar and candy, and growing berries in Maine. Participants can choose to learn more about topics such as beekeeping, home butchery, tomato grafting, timber harvesting, extending the garden season, natural building and living roofs.

A $20 donation for adults, $15 for children is requested. Proceeds will allow Waldo County youth to attend Tanglewood 4-H Camp & Learning Center in Lincolnville.

Registration is required and includes three workshops and a lunch featuring local foods. More information, including registration is online.

To request a disability accommodation or register by phone, call 342.5971 or 800.287.1426 (in Maine)