UNITY — The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association will host an event about rural living skills in Unity on June 14.

Organizers said Farm & Homestead Day will include workshops about how to use a solar oven, coffin building, tool sharpening, raising rabbits for meat, growing herbs and working with leather. There will also be spinning and weaving classes and activities for children, such as papermaking and building bird boxes.

The event is scheduled to take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 14 at the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association’s Common Ground Education Center in Unity. More information is available at their website.

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