September 9, 2008

Free Farm Festival Slated for Sept. 27

MOUNT DESERT - The College of the Atlantic's Beech Hill Farm will host a Farm Festival from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27.

Families can race woolly bear caterpillars, carve apple heads, create cornhusk dolls, dye wool with mushrooms, print with leaves, enter an apple pie contest, and buy fresh organic produce and autumnal pastries. The festival will continue into the night with a potluck supper, a drive-in movie, and a bonfire.

Attendance is free. For directions and information call 288- 2944, ext. 238 or 288-5395.

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