Maine Coastal Islands NWR Visitor Center

Saturday, March 30, 2-5 p.m.Maine Coastal Island Art Gallery Opening Reception – Featuring Alexandrea Farquhar of Bar Harbor; St. George Middle School Students; and Langlais Art from the collection of Bernard Langlais works owned by Georges River Land Trust.  

Wednesday, April 17, 9 a.m.-12 noon –  Wool felting Eggs for grades 4-8  – Join Sandi Cirillo and have fun doing some projects using natural wool fiber. Make a wool felted egg for Easter or to welcome back our birds this spring.  We’ll also create felted “fuzzy wuzzy’s” which are small bowls in which a tea lite can be placed…….great to use as a night light in a child’s bedroom. Children and their parents/grandparents are sure to enjoy this fun-filled fiber day.  Suggested donation is $10.00 to cover materials.  Reservations only – reserve a space by Thursday, April 11, by calling 594-0600 x 5 or email info@mainecoastislands.org.

Wednesday, April 17, 1 p.m.- 4 p.m. -“Especially for Ewe” Felt-making Workshop with Sandi Cirillo.  This one is for adults.  $25 donation, includes supplies.  Bring pictures of animals or other nature items you might want to felt.  Reservations only – reserve a space by Thursday, April 11, by calling 594-0600 x 5 or email info@mainecoastislands.org.

Wednesday, April 17, 6:30 p.m.The Artwork of Bernard Langlais – Learn more about this artist and the collection owned by Georges River Land Trust.  

Thursday, April 18, 3-5 p.m. – Volunteer Orientation – Come join the team of volunteers who support the Maine Coastal Islands NWR Visitor Center.  Call 594-0600 x5 to let us know you are coming. 


For more information about programs,  sign up for our e-newsletter or email request to info@mainecoastislands.org (unless specified, programming is free of charge, although donations are appreciated to support the work of FOMCI)