KELT’s once-a-year membership celebration Sept. 14

The Kennebec Estuary Land Rely on invitations community members to show up at their once-a-year Meeting and Membership Celebration on Tuesday, Sept. 14 at 5:30 p.m. at the Tub Freight Lose. Sign up for KELT’s Board of Administrators, workers, members, and close friends to celebrate community conservation and build a birdhouse to enhance your backyard avian habitat!

To kick off the night time, KELT invitations guests to assemble birdhouses precisely created for native yard chook species with two variations to select from build a basic nest box to household wrens, chickadees, and nuthatches, or test a sleeker v-shaped shelf to cater to robins, phoebes, and house finches. This a BYOH&S celebration (carry your possess hammer and screwdriver). KELT will provide kits with pre-slash wood pieces and all needed components thanks to the generosity of volunteers. Have thoughts about your feathered pals? Nearby fowl experts will meander the function to share their knowledge.

Soon after making your birdhouse, be a part of the enterprise part of the conference to study about recent development in all items KELT from conserving land and caring for trails to counting fish and exploring with campers. The enterprise part will also entail a member-centered vote on new and renewing Board customers and a small transform to the bylaws. Eventually, take part in an exciting raffle for chances to win community prizes for grownups and kids! Prizes involve oysters and oyster shucking package, children’s gardening set, yoga course go, handmade potter mug set, and additional! $5 per ticket or 4 tickets for $15 readily available for obtain at the occasion or on the net.

KELT will comply with suggestions established by the Maine and National CDC for mask putting on, social distancing, and occasion capacity. Any improvements to the function will be introduced on the internet site ( and by e mail. Mild refreshments will be served.

Remember to RSVP to this function by going to or contacting 207-442-8400. Company will choose their chosen fashion of birdhouse throughout function registration. Added hen property kits are offered for a prompt donation of $20. The Freight Lose is positioned at 27 Commercial St., Bath, ME 04530. Exclusive many thanks to the next funders and firms for their generosity: The Merrymeeting Bay Rely on, Bathtub Savings Trust Organization, Now You are Cooking, Island Treasure Toys, Iron Island Oysters, McKone Pottery, Rocky’s Ace Components, and Ebb & Movement Yoga.