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Silent Art Auction July 29

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Posted on 07/01/2015 at 11:12 amViewed 1,625 times

Please join us on Wednesday, July 29 at 6 p.m. at the Highlands Coffee House on Main Street in Thomaston for the third annual Herring Gut Silent Art Auction. The auction will feature live music, a cash bar and light refreshments and is open to families, adults, children, and guests. This year’s auction will include pieces by many local,...

Port Clyde Fisheries Trail

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Posted on 06/19/2015 at 11:56 amViewed 1,738 times

Seventh graders and their teachers at the St. George School recently completed a Port Clyde Fisheries Trail project in collaboration with Herring Gut Learning Center to explore the past, present, and future of the fishing industry in Port Clyde. Inspired by the Downeast Fisheries Trail map, students worked to create their own map of Port Clyde,...

Moving Field Guide at Herring Gut

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Posted on 06/19/2015 at 11:28 amViewed 1,671 times

Herring Gut recently partnered with the Farnsworth Museum  and community artists to bring two instructors from the Dance Exchange  in Maryland, as well as a representative from the US Forest Service, to Port Clyde to lead teacher and student workshops on “Moving Field Guides.” A Moving Field Guide is a collaboration between artists,...

Join Us June 10 for the Annual Herring Gut Open House!

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Posted on 05/27/2015 at 04:29 pmViewed 1,577 times

On Wednesday, June 10, Herring Gut Learning Center will open its doors for an annual Open House from 5:00PM-7:00PM. Stop by and learn all about the marine science and aquaculture programs offered at the Center year-round.  This year, we are excited to be unveiling the Port Clyde Fisheries Trail map: a collaboration between Herring Gut and the...

Meet Our Summer Camp Counselors!

Bailey Black

Posted on 05/13/2015 at 12:14 pmViewed 1,772 times

Herring Gut Learning Center has recently hired two talented college students to work as counselors for Herring Gut Summer Camp. Both Savannah Lawson and Bailey Black have a background in marine science and environmental education and are excited to spend the summer exploring our marine ecosystems with campers! Savannah Lawson Growing up on...

Sign Up Now for Herring Gut Marine Science Summer Camp

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Posted on 04/03/2015 at 09:04 amViewed 1,734 times

Come spend a week with us discovering the different coastal habitats of Maine! Roll up your sleeves and explore the rocky shore, salt marshes, mudflats, and more. Look under rocks for sea stars, dig in the muck for clams, and even wade into the water and net small fish. Every day we will visit incredible field sites for hands-on ocean...

Meet Our New Director!

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Posted on 03/31/2015 at 08:15 amViewed 1,684 times

Herring Gut Learning Center welcomes David Lamon as Executive Director. "On behalf of the Board of Trustees, we are thrilled to welcome our new executive director, David Lamon. With a long career and academic training in education and environmental science, David is uniquely qualified to serve as our director. Under his leadership and in...

Do you have knowledge of historical Port Clyde fisheries?

Do you have knowledge of historical Port Clyde fisheries? Image

Posted on 03/12/2015 at 01:00 amViewed 1,205 times

Are you a community member with historical knowledge of Port Clyde Fisheries? We'd love to hear from you! The staff at Herring Gut and the middle school teachers at the St. George School will be collaborating on a research project with the 7th grade about this community. If you are or know of someone with connections to the fisheries of Port...

Sign Up Now for our 2015 Courses for Educators

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Posted on 02/26/2015 at 04:45 pmViewed 1,183 times

Herring Gut Learning Center is pleased to be hosting two multi-day Professional Development courses at our waterfront campus in Port Clyde. Come to the beautiful coast of Maine for your professional development this summer! We will again be offering our popular Introduction to Aquaponics course as well as a Marine Investigations course....

First Work Applications Now Available!

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Posted on 02/26/2015 at 03:00 pmViewed 1,198 times

Having a hard time finding a summer job? Are you a teen between the ages of 13-15? Do you have a passion for being outside? Apply to the First Work Experience Program at Herring Gut! This program is a summer work experience for local teens. Teens will learn to be responsible employees while earning money and participating in a safe summer...

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