Camden Library will host SEA FAIR in the amphitheater

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A scene from last year’s SEA FAIR in Camden Amphitheater. Photo submitted

Camden Public Library plans to host SEA FAIR in the Atlantic Avenue Amphitheater from 1-5 p.m. on Friday, June 3.

The event is presented by the Stewardship Education Alliance (SEA) and sponsored by First National Bank and First National Wealth Management, according to a press release from the library.

SEA FAIR is an opportunity for the public to meet representatives of 20 local non-profit organizations and learn how they work to foster responsible environmental stewardship.

The fair is a free family event featuring activities for adults and children such as a mobile marine tank, children’s activity area and story time at 4 p.m. in the children’s garden.

Participating organizations include: University of Maine Cooperative Extension and Sea Grant; Maine Coast Fishermen’s Association; Megunticook Watershed Association; Herring Gut Coastal Science Centre; Coastal Mountains Land Trust; Maine Natural Resources Council; Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife; Wild Seed Project; Maine Farmland Trust; University of Maine 4-H Learning Center at Tanglewood and Blueberry Cove; Camden Shade Tree volunteers; The Center for Wildlife Studies; The Chewonki Foundation; Maine Audubon; Hurricane Island Center for Science and Leadership; Rockport Conservation Commission; Climate Action Learning Lab in Watershed Schools; Knox-Lincoln County Soil and Water District; Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry; and the Stewardship Education Alliance.

SEA works to increase community stewardship of local watersheds. The non-profit organization pursues its mission by providing grants to teachers in public and private schools and after-school programs in Appleton, Camden, Hope, Lincolnville and Rockport, and by organizing community events such as SEA FAIR, Marine Science Day and Poetry on Windows.

For more information, visit stewardshipeducationalliance.org or email [email protected].

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