Dark Tour - Fridays at 6:30pm
Jul
26
6:30 AM06:30

Dark Tour - Fridays at 6:30pm

Friday nights at 6:30pm, join us for a Dark Tour of Belfast. Explore the history and architecture of our magical town. This 45 minute walking tour starts and ends at Alder & Vine.
$15 per person. Children under 16 need to be accompanied by an adult.

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Dark Tour Dates: July 26th, August 2nd, August 9th, August 16th, August 23rd, August 30th

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Intro to Entomology
Jun
27
6:00 PM18:00

Intro to Entomology

This class will introduce you to the field of entomology, which is the study of insects. You will learn how insects are classified and become familiarized with some of the species found in Maine. On hand will be displays of professionally mounted, pinned insects for viewing and you will learn how to collect, preserve, and display your own specimens

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Moonbat Social Club
Mar
28
5:30 PM17:30

Moonbat Social Club

This is a free event!

Music: Bring records to play - We’ll take turns!

Books: Bring books you like to show other people (or to trade)

Crafts: Bring small projects you’re working on to craft while hanging out

BYOB

Snacks provided

Meeting Monthly at Alder & Vine - 92 Main St (lower)

No reservation necessary! Come any time throughout the social hours!

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Archiving the Dead
Mar
15
6:00 PM18:00

Archiving the Dead

Lawrence Forcella leads this lecture and workshop - Archiving the Dead: An Introduction to the Preservation of Living Organisms

This class will introduce you to the basic techniques needed for the long-term preservation of various animals, from insects to mammals, for scientific or artistic purposes. All forms of preservation will be discussed, from desiccation to preservation in solution. Special attention will be given to the removal and cleaning of the skeletal system and the salvaging of found bones.

$20 per person

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Herbs of Ostara
Mar
14
5:30 PM17:30

Herbs of Ostara

Continuation of Suzanne Stone’s Herbs of the Sabbats series - Ostara.

Continuing along the wheel, join us to share in the folklore, history, magic & herbs of Ostara, the First Day of Spring, the Vernal Equinox, the Sun's ingress into Aries.  We will share a delicious Spring inspired herbal tea & create with Ostara associated herbs an item to honor this renewal of the Earth's life force that was felt just as a quickening at Imbolc.

Sliding scale $15-$20

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Herbs of Imbolc
Jan
30
5:30 PM17:30

Herbs of Imbolc

Suzanne Stone’s Herbs of the Sabbat series continues with Herbs of Imbolc. Come learn of some herbs of Imbolc, or Candlemas, midpoint of the dark half of the year.  This is the time of quickening when the light continues to return the land.  While learning of Imbolc related herbs, we will drink a delicious herbal tea & create an item honoring this festival of new beginnings.

$15-20 sliding scale

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