Conservation District fall raffle and pie sale

Fri, 10/23/2020 - 8:30am

    Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District is holding a pie sale and fundraising raffle in conjunction with our first virtual awards celebration on Nov. 10. All are invited to pre-order a pie or purchase raffle tickets for great prizes, whether attending the awards celebration or not.

    Raffle tickets are $1.50 each or $6 for five and must be purchased by Sunday, Nov. 8. Our thanks to local businesses and organizations for their generous donation of the following prizes:

    ReVision Energy Gift Basket: Gift Basket includes $500 gift certificate toward a solar array from a local, employee-owned full-service solar company with in-house engineers, highly-qualified and experienced solar installers, and a dedicated support team with 24/7 emergency service. Retail value: $550

    Hidden Valley Nature Center Overnight: Spring, summer, fall or winter - spend the night at one of HVNC’s wilderness yurts or lakeside cabins complete with woodstove, wood and outhouse. Bring sleeping bags, food and water to enjoy "getting away from it all" so close to home. Retail value: $60 - $80

    Mystic Woodworks Cutting Boards: Beautiful and functional, these boards have been locally-made in Warren for 30 years. Mystic Woodworks has closed, so this is your last chance for one of these beauties. Each board is 7" x 16", not including the handle. Take your pick of maple/walnut or oak/walnut. Retail value: $62 each

    Knox-Lincoln SWCD 2021 Plant Sale Gift Certificate: Choose from more than 200 varieties of fruit trees, berries, native trees & shrubs, and organically grown native perennials. Our 2021 sale will be pre-order only with scheduled curbside pick-up at Union Fairgrounds on May 8, 2021. Catalog and certificate will be mailed in January. Retail value: $50

    Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens Family Membership: Membership for two adults and children/grandchildren in the same household includes one year admission to CMBG and other botanical gardens, member discounts to events, programs and the Garden Shop, and lots more: Retail value: $100

    Sasanoa Brewing Gift Basket: Sasanoa is a rustic, coastal brewery and one of the few certified organic breweries in the US. The beers & ales are made with certified OG fruit, herbs, nuts, NE sourced grains & hops, as well as wild foraged ingredients.

    And, we are offering nine varieties of freshly baked, homemade pie from D-Zerts by Daphne of Westport Island. Your choice of Apple, Apple-Cran-Raisin, Blueberry, Four-Berry, Peach-Blackberry, Peach-Blueberry, Peach-Raspberry, Pecan and Tollhouse. Pies are $17 each and must be pre-ordered by Tuesday, Nov. 3 for pickup on Monday, Nov. 9 in either Rockport or Edgecomb.

    All prices for tickets and pies include tax and processing fees. For more information and to purchase raffle tickets and place pie orders, visit our website at, call 596-2040 or email