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Warm-weather education: 16 cool things to learn

Warm-weather education: 16 cool things to learn
June 13, 2013

The impending summer will certainly teach you a few things (like how sunburns are awful and ice cream is awesome). You might even learn that a cup of wine and some cellophane are an easy trick to get rid of fruit flies (local hint: the Semi Sweet from Maine Mead Works will lure those buggers in like nothing else). But if you’d like to take your warm-weather education to a level beyond dairy products and peeling skin, check out our list of lessons and workshops that’ll teach you something fun and unforgettable:

Take your momma out: More than brunch on Mother’s Day

Take your momma out: More than brunch on Mother’s Day
May 09, 2013

Sure, you could do the usual Mother’s Day thing and take Mom out to brunch or dinner. Been there, done that. Instead, how about a running alongside her in a 5K or learning to surf?

7 life lessons I learned while doing cool stuff in Maine

7 life lessons I learned while doing cool stuff in Maine
March 13, 2013

There’s no shortage of adventure in Maine. Over the years I’ve learned that I’m a terrible skier, an excellent paddleboard jouster, and not trustworthy with a fly fishing rod. But I’ve learned some unexpected life lessons, too – sage words of adventurer’s advice that come in handy long after the crampons come off.

Waves of incoming grins: Special Surfer Night in Kennebunk

Waves of incoming grins: Special Surfer Night in Kennebunk
June 23, 2011

Special Surfer Night, hosted by Aquaholics Surf Shop in Kennebunk, has been introducing special surfers to the wonders of wave catching for the last five years. On those evening, the grinning faces outnumber the waves.