10th Annual Cape Elizabeth Garden Tour

Fort Williams Park 1000 Shore Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME, United States

The 10th Annual Cape Elizabeth Garden Tour  Mark your calendar for July 17th for the Cape Elizabeth Garden Tour. The 10th annual tour will feature beautiful gardens with ocean views, backyard wildlife habitat, native plants, woodlands, raised beds, stone work, historic homes, and more – this self-guided tour is not to be missed! REGISTRATION is […]

GivingTuesday

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Children’s Garden Volunteer events

Fort Williams Park 1000 Shore Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME, United States

Join us to cut back native wildflowers in the Children's Garden as we get ready for the coming season.  As part of our regular maintenance activities, we wait until spring to trim last year's perennials, providing maximum ecological benefit. For information or to RSVP for this event, contact Andrea Southworth, Ecology Project Manager.

Children’s Garden Volunteer event

Join us to cut back native wildflowers in the Children's Garden as we get ready for the coming season.  As part of our regular maintenance activities, we wait until spring to trim last year's perennials, providing maximum ecological benefit.  For information or to RSVP for this event, contact Andrea Southworth, Ecology Project Manager.

Earth Day events

Join Ecology Project Manager, Andrea Southworth and Head Gardener, Alex Donka on an Earth Day habitat restoration walk.  Learn about the super plants that look great and supply resources for wildlife. Meet at the north end of the Cliff Walk path on April 22nd at 9am.  Please RSVP by contacting Andrea. Thank you!

Cultivating Well-Being Class: Nature’s scents

Fort Williams Park 1000 Shore Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME, United States

Cultivating Well-Being, Nature's Scents Join Friends of Fort Williams Park & horticultural therapists Colleen Griffin & Laura Simonds-Rumpf for classes at Fort Williams Park that are focused on well-being. Our sense of smell can be used as a powerful tool to bring calm and healing qualities; it can also be used to energize. In this […]

Earth Walkers Pollinator Class – Native Perennials

Fort Williams Park 1000 Shore Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME, United States

Join Amy Witt, Founder & Director of Earth Walkers and Friends of Fort Williams Park for a stroll through the Children's Garden and by the Cliff Walk to learn about common native plants that attract and best serve pollinators and birds. Pollinators and birds have suffered greatly from habitat loss, pesticide use, and the spread […]

Earth Walkers Pollinator Class – Native Trees and Shrubs

Fort Williams Park 1000 Shore Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME, United States

Join Amy Witt, founder & director of Earth Walkers and Friends of Fort Williams Park for a stroll through the Children's Garden and by the Cliff Walk at Fort Williams Park to learn about common native plants that attract and best serve pollinators and birds. Gardens bring delight to gardeners, visitors, and people passing by. […]