Outdoor Calendar — April 25-May 4, 2019

Thursday, April 25

FORT FAIRFIELD: Family Story Time: Earth Day! 10:30 a.m.-noon at Fort Fairfield Public Library, 339 Main St. Even the smallest hands can lend a hand on Earth Day! Explore ways to help our planet, followed by some loose parts play with a recycling theme! Cost: FREE for families with children ages newborn to 5 years old. Contact Dianna Leighton at (207) 472-3880 or FMI.

Saturday, April 27

FORT KENT: FKOC Spring Fling!, 1-3 p.m. at Fort Kent Outdoor Center, 33 Paradis Circle. Seasonal ski rental returns will be accepted and we’ll be offering Paintball Biathlon for ages 8 and over (weather permitting). Contact Mark Shea FMI.

Tuesday, April 30

CARIBOU: Cary Medical Center/Caribou Rec./Aroostook Birders Owl Prowl and Night Sounds Field Trip. Listen for owls using audio enhancement tools while exploring a local forest. Meet at Caribou Wellness Center at 6:45 p.m. Open to all ages. Rain or shine. Cost: FREE! Includes transportation. Headlamps/flashlights strongly recommended. Contact Neal Sleeper (207-493-4224) or FMI.

Saturday, May 4

HOULTON: Meduxnekeag River Canoe Race. 8 miles; whitewater. Finish in downtown Houlton. 2018 Maine Downriver Championship Series Point Race. Registration: 8 a.m. at Wellington’s home on Station Road, New Limerick. Race start: 10 a.m. Fee: $15/adult; $10/youth. T-shirt to first 60 registrants. Awards, door prizes, lunch provided! Contact Jane Torres (207-532-4216) or FMI

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