Maine Maple Weekend

A great activity for family fun in the winter months in NE – Please join us on Maine Maple Weekend this March 23 and 24, 2013, for two days of fun filled events. On Saturday we will be open from 9AM- 3PM and on Maple Sunday from 8AM- 4PM. We offer exciting activities such as scavenger hunts, calf naming contests, pig weight contests, sap lugging contests, and door prizes. Our Maple Store is fully stocked for the event with many special prices. We will also have free samples of Maple Syrup on pancakes and ice cream, fudge sampling, and maple whoopie pie tasting events. Our maple store is also open throughout the year. We welcome you to visit at your convenience. We accommodate: bus tours, restrooms available, handicapped accessible, retail sales offered, wholesale sales offered.

157 Elm Street, Newfield, Maine

207-793-8850 For more information on all area  Maine Maple Weekend happenings visit www.getrealmaine.com

A Chocoholics Dream Getaway

Celebrate the month of love with a chocolate tasting from Maine’s own Martha Moon Chocolate Company. Learn how these sweet treats are made and taste samples paired with carefully selected ports and dessert wines.

Seafood, blueberries, craft beer… Maine is a great place to indulge and imbibe. This winter and early spring we’re celebrating our Locavore heritage with an exceptional 6-month Food Series in our new Tasting Room. Join us for the weekend and enjoy:

Two nights in a room for 2 at low season rates

Friday evening cocktail reception at the inn

Dinner out at a local restaurant dedicated to locavore eating

A Saturday food class with a local expert with tastings and pairings in our newly renovated Tasting Room

Venue Name:
Captain Fairfield Inn
Address: 8 Pleasant Street Kennebunkport 04046
Dates: February 22, 2013 – February 24, 2013
Times: n/a
Fees: *Rates starting at $215 per night without dinner, $259 per night with dinner included at a local restaurant.
Contact Information:
Name:  Jed & Alana, innkeepers
Phone:  (207) 967-4454

Winter Wildlife Day Wells ME

February 21, 2013

Bring the family to explore the trails and treasures of the Wells Reserve at Laudholm. Enjoy live animal presentations (10am and noon), go on a wildlife tracking walk (11am and 1pm), get bird-watching tips, and create a wildlife project to take home. Bring sleds and snowshoes if you have them (and if there’s snow). Presented by the Wells Reserve at Laudholm, Center for Wildlife, and York County Audubon. Free for all. 10am-2pm.

207-646-1555

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Winter Trekkers Hike Feb 19 & 20

February 19, 20

Walk a winter wonderland of trails at the Wells Reserve at Laudholm while exploring animal tracks and other clues left behind by creatures that stay active through the Maine winter. Become a trekking detective to discover the winter world of insects, birds, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians. Winter Trekkers mixes trail exploration with indoor investigations, games, and crafts, all focused on what wildlife does in winter. For ages 6 to 10. $50/40. Financial aid available. Do both days ($100/80) or one day only. Registration required by February 14.

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Have a Heart for Horses – Valentine Event Feb 17th

Are you looking for something new and fun to do with your family this Valentine’s Day weekend?

Spend some time with the amazing mustangs of Ever After Mustang Rescue and bring a valentine for your favorite horse, mule or donkey!

Visit the Rescue at 463 West St in Biddeford on Sunday, February 17 between 2 and 4 pm.

Your time will start with a tour of the barn and greetings from some of the rescued horses. Children will have a mustang ‘pony’ ride – fee $5. Bring your cameras! End your visit with hot cocoa and cookies in the horse barn.

For more information: 207-284-7721.

Tired of giving your loved one the same old over-priced roses or chocolates for Valentine’s Day? Why not give the unique gift of a gift certificate for classes in the Women and Horses Program held at the Rescue on Monday nights and Thursday mornings.

Venue Name:
Ever After Mustang Rescue
Address: 463 West St Biddeford 04005
Dates: February 17, 2013 – February 17, 2013
Times: 2-4 PM
Fees: free admission, pony ride $5
Contact Information:
Website:  mustangrescue.org
Name:  Mona Jerome
Phone:  (207) 284-7721

Spaghetti Supper Benefit

Menu- Spaghetti, salad, rolls, homemade desserts,and beverages-raffles and exhibit of North Chapel Common project.$7/person and children under 5 free
Venue Name:
M.L.Day School
Address:
Limerick Road Arundel 04046
Dates: February 16, 2013 – February 16, 2013
Times: 4:30-6 P.M..
Fees:$7/person- children under 5 free
Contact Information:
Website: Arundel Historical Society
Name: Jake Hawkins
Phone: 283-9699

CHOCOLATE EXTRAVAGANZA!

Okay Chocolate Lovers…Its time for the Chocolate Extravaganza!
That’s right! Once again, The Kennebunk Town Hall will be the site of this wild and crazy event! Sunday, Feb. 1st, 2013, Noon – 4 PM. Read More about this delightful annual event.

Make a weekend out of it…Escape for a weekend away from home, enjoying good food, quiet times and the warmth of a romantic fire. Kennebunk-Kennebunkport offers the perfect winter destination, fine lodgings offer you unique romantic getaway packages. Cozy and intimate restaurants, quaint shops and unique galleries all set in a picturesque village setting.