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April 2017
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Brown Bag: North Woods Law – An in depth look

April 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join Schoodic Institute Thursday, April 6, 2017 as we welcome Maine Warden Service spokesperson Corporal John MacDonald. Corporal MacDonald will discuss the challenges and rewards of being a game warden in Maine, based on 19 years of service and six years managing the North Woods Law television show. No registration is required. Bring your lunch and join us from 12 noon - 1 p.m. in Moore Auditorium on the Institute campus.

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SOLO Wilderness First Responder

April 22 @ 8:00 am - April 29 @ 5:00 pm
Schoodic Institute, 9 Atterbury Circle
Winter Harbor, ME 04693 United States
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SOLO’s Wilderness First Responder is the perfect course for anyone working in a position of leadership in an outdoor setting or for individuals who want a high level of wilderness medical training for extended personal backcountry trips or expeditions. Minimum age 18. $575. Commuter rate includes bag lunches $1050. Resident rate includes eight nights dorm lodging, eight breakfasts, nine bag lunches and eight dinners. Print registration HERE.. Call 207-288-1356 for more information. These prices include Maine’s Food and Lodging tax.

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Brown Bag: Harbingers of Spring

April 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Moore Auditorium, Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, Acadia Dr.
Winter Harbor, ME 04693 United States
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Join our next Brown Bag, April 27, 2017. Harbingers of spring: wildflowers and migrating birds return to Acadia It’s been a long winter with short, cold days and much snow to shovel. But, the days are much longer and warmer now and signs of spring are in the air! Come refresh your memory on some of the spring wildflowers and returning bird species that we haven’t seen in almost a year. Schoodic Institute's Bird Ecology Director Seth Benz, and Forest…

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May 2017
$5,400

OceansWide Maine-Mester Marine Technology & Science

May 7 @ 8:00 am - May 27 @ 5:00 pm

OceansWide is accepting applicants for the 2017 program. Students will spend three weeks on the coast of Maine nurturing a love and understanding of the ocean and science through hands-on learning and research. More information at www.oceanswide.org. Who: College students. Where: Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, Winter Harbor, Maine When: May 7 - 27, 2017 Cost: $5,400 per student inclusive of programming, meals and lodging. Transportation not included. To Register: Contact buzz@oceanswide.org Or register online at www.oceanswide.org. Activities: • PADI Basic open water…

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Brown Bag: Wendell Gilley Museum- Where People, Nature & Art Meet

May 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Moore Auditorium, Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, Acadia Dr.
Winter Harbor, ME 04693 United States
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Schoodic Institute invites the public to join our May 11, 2017 Brown Bag. Wendell Gilley Museum Director Sean Charette presents an interesting program on the history and work of the Southwest Harbor museum. This program will emphasize the connection between people, nature and art. No registration is required. The Wendell Gilley Museum in Southwest Harbor, Maine is home to a collection of bird carvings by master carver Wendell Gilley, as well as work by other carvers of all ages. Wendell…

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SOLO Wilderness First Aid Afloat

May 12 @ 8:00 am - May 13 @ 5:00 pm
Schoodic Institute, 9 Atterbury Circle
Winter Harbor, ME 04693 United States
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SOLO’s Wilderness First Aid Afloat The SOLO Wilderness First Aid Afloat course contains all the same information included in the SOLO Wilderness First Aid course with the exception of altitude illness. It also includes additional topics that are of specific interest to boaters, such as sea sickness, marine bites and stings, and some types of injuries that are more common in marine environments. This new program is also slightly different from the regular SOLO WFA course in that topics like…

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Author Deborah Cramer: The Making of ‘The Narrow Edge’

May 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Schoodic Institute invites the public to a presentation by Author Deborah Cramer, Thursday, May 18, 2017. In Deborah Cramer’s highly acclaimed book, The Narrow Edge: A Tiny Bird, An Ancient Crab, and An Epic Journey, she accompanies small sandpipers along their extraordinary migration from one end of the earth to the other—from windswept beaches along the Strait of Magellan at the tip of South America, up into the icy Arctic where the birds nest.  Why did she write this story,…

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June 2017
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SOLO Wilderness First Aid

June 2 @ 8:00 am - June 3 @ 5:00 pm
Schoodic Institute, 9 Atterbury Circle
Winter Harbor, ME 04693 United States
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SOLO’s Wilderness First Aid is the perfect course for the outdoor enthusiast or trip leader who wants a basic level of first aid training for short trips with family, friends and outdoor groups. It also meets the ACA guidelines. Minimum age 14. $195. Commuter rate includes two bag lunches $275. Resident rate includes two bag lunches, one dinner, overnight accommodations, one breakfast. Print registration HERE. Call 207-288-1356 for more information. These prices include Maine’s Food and Lodging tax.

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Brown Bag: Important Role of Partnerships for Resilience in Downeast Maine

June 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Moore Auditorium, Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, Acadia Dr.
Winter Harbor, ME 04693 United States
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Join us for our next Brown Bag lunch, June 8, 2017.  Please note: date change to the second Thursday of the month. How do we support and help sustain coastal clamming communities? The important role of partnerships for resilience in Downeast Maine. This presentation shares insights from a four-year ethnographic research project to understand and support sustainability efforts in Maine’s clamming communities. Clamming as a livelihood and culture has been integral to Downeast coastal communities for centuries. However, the longterm…

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Venture Outside – Active wellness retreat

June 9 @ 8:00 am - June 11 @ 5:00 pm
Schoodic Institute, 9 Atterbury Circle
Winter Harbor, ME 04693 United States
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Physical fitness, yoga and music in a secluded setting on the rocky coast of Maine…can it get much better than that? Venture Outside is pleased to offer this unique and special holistic wellness retreat experience at the perfect location for recharging your body, mind, and spirit. The Schoodic Peninsula is the “quiet” corner of Acadia National Park, known for its pounding surf, incredible sunsets, and soft spruce-fir cloaked landscape. With miles of hiking and mountain bike trails, a rugged shoreline…

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