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Farm and Homestead Day at MOFGA

Time: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Description: 294 Crosby Brook Road, Unity, Maine

COST: FREE

Farm & Homestead Day at MOFGA is a free, volunteer-driven event offering hands-on workshops based on re-skilling for resiliency. Please bring a dish to share for the Potluck Picnic Lunch– and something to add to the Stone Soup Kettle (fresh or dry ingredients).
Come dressed to participate and ready to get your hands dirty!??Bring family and friends! Many activities are kid-friendly or specifically for kids. Learn skills that will allow you to throw off the shackles of consumer dependency and be more self-reliant.

The ever-popular fiber-arts area will feature spinning, weaving, carding, and felting, as well as treadle sewing machines. Other workshops this year include splicing rope, tying knots, making round poles, scarfing wood joints, riveting, goat-milking, cheese-making, blacksmithing, knife sharpening, and much more!

CONTACT: Farm & Homestead Day Committee at farmandhomesteadday@myfairpoint.net or 207-568-7597 for more information or with any questions.

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