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UMaine Cooperative Extension Canning Workshop

University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Penobscot County has announced that a Canning Workshop will be held on Sunday, October 14 at The Seventh Day Adventist Church in Dexter, beginning at 2:00pm. Registration is $15 and must be paid in advance.

In this course you will learn the basics behind home food preservation and food safety. The course will consist of insight into how canning and freezing function as preservation methods. This is a hands-on workshop where attendees will be making and preserving blueberry jam.

For more information, to register, or to request special accommodations, contact Theresa Tilton at (207) 942-7396 or (800) 287-1485 (in Maine), or e-mail  Registration fees must be paid in full prior to the class. Payment should be made to UMaine and mailed to UMCE Attn: Theresa, 307 Maine Ave., Bangor, ME 04401.