Tag Archives: Maine

Health Events in Maine July 23 to July 25

calendar for slideshow

WEDNESDAY JULY 23 Medicinal Herb Garden Walk Avena Botanicals 210 Mill Street Rockport, Maine 3:30 to 4:30 Join Deb Soule for a walk through Avena’s gardens and learn about medicinal plants!  For more information … Invisible Threat Rines Auditorium/Portland Public Library 5 Monument Way Portland, Maine 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm Award-winning student made film […]

Why does it hurt when a black fly bites?

Black flies

First it was ticks and now it’s black flies. They are out. Even though I haven’t seen one YET, I know it’s true because I read it on Facebook! Mildred: Yes, they are. Sarah: Aaaaand it’s blackfly season. Justin: Black flies showed up. Black flies may not transmit diseases in the United States like deer ticks and mosquitos do, but they sure can be […]