Upcoming Events



Eastern Maine Sportsmen's Show

The 77th Annual Eastern Maine Sportsmen's Show will be held March 6, 7, and 8, 2015 at the University of Maine Field House in Orono. There will be over 150 vendors and many different types of demonstrations. Visit the website for ticket prices and the full schedule.


Maine Science Festival March 20 - 22

The first Maine Science Festival will be held at venues in and around downtown Bangor Friday March 20 - Sunday March 22. There will be a variety of science-related events on many topics for those of all ages. Events include children's activities at the Maine Discovery Musuem, panels on various topics like renewable energy, hands-on demonstrations of new technology (e.g. 3D printers), and more! Visit the website for a full schedule and details. All events, except the keynote speaker, are free.


Be sure to check out "Tell the Science from the Trees" Sunday at 1:30pm with a panelist from FSM! You'll get to hear about some of the latest science being done in Maine's forests.



Maine Maple Sunday

On Sunday March 22 Maine's maple syrup producers will open their doors to their sugaring operations for educational demonstrations, sugarbush tours, fun family activities, and samplings of syrup and other maple products.


Contact Promotions Coordinator Samantha Howard by email or phone 207-287-7620 for more information or visit the Maine Maple Producers Association website.


New England Society of American Foresters (NESAF) Annual Winter Meeting & Conference

The New England Society of American Foresters 95th Annual Winter Meeting will be held March 24 -27, 2015 in Fairlee, VT. The theme this year is "Changing Silviculture in a Changing World." The Forest Society of Maine will be one of the many organizations in attendance.


Maine Land Conservation Conference 2015

April 24 & 25 at the Mt. Ararat Middle School and Orion Performing Arts Center in Topsham, Maine.

Click here for more information.


Other Events

Visit L.L. Bean's website to see some of their upcoming events in Freeport.






                                           FSM Forestland Steward Erica enjoying a fall hike at Gulf Hagas.

                                      Read more about Erica and our Moosehead presence in the article below.

                                                                      (Photo by Jeremy Dubois)


    by FSM Deputy Executive Director Karin R. Tilberg, Moosehead Matters - February 10, 2015



   Portland Press Herald - December 25, 2014


    Bangor Daily News - December 24, 2014





More news from the Forest Society of Maine

    by FSM Deputy Executive Director Karin R. Tilberg, Moosehead Matters - December 23, 2014




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