The next time words appear on this blog it will be August here in the Maine Lakes Region.
Next Saturday August 1st has the following event right here in Naples:

22nd Annual Antique and Classic Boat Show 2015
Saturday, August 1, 2015
Naples Town Pier, with activities on Long Lake and Sebago Lake
Mountainview Woodies Classic Boat Club of Maine
Events begin on Tuesday with boat rides for children from Camp Sunshine providing retreat for children with health issues and their families, Wednesday is a Long Lake cruise to Harrison for lunch, Thursday is another luncheon cruise – this one on Sebago Lake to Migis Lodge, Friday is the arrival parade and banquet at Freedom Cafe. On Saturday the vintage boats will be on display at the Town Pier in Naples.
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Berry picking is still good but will not last too much longer. Here are some area spots for self-picking:

Gillespie Farms, Inc. – strawberries, peas
752 Mayall Road, New Gloucester, Maine. Phone: 207-657-2877. Fax 207-657-2870. Email . Open: You pick strawberries 7 days a week when in season typically, Mid June to July, from 7am to 1pm, weather permitting, call. Senior discount on Wednesdays.

Crabtree’s Blueberries – highbush blueberries
703 Bridgton Road, Sebago, ME 04029-3344. Phone: 207-787-2730. Fax 207-787-2531. Email . Open: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 am till 2:00 pm, open mid-July till end of September or later. Pick your own large juicy highbush blueberries. Shaded picnic tables. Sebago Lake area. Call or visit web site for directions and information. Route 107, 1.5 mile north of Sebago Town hall, Sebago, Maine.

Maple Springs Farm – Pick your own flowers and raspberries.
808 Maple Ridge Road, Harrison, ME 04040. Phone: 207-583-4698. Email: . Open: June 20 through October 1, Tuesday to Sunday from 9 am to 5:30 pm. Directions: Atop beautiful Maple Ridge with scenic views of the Oxford Hills. Environmentally sensitive farming methods produce beautiful, tasty crops in carefully tended, easily accessible beds.

Get out and enjoy the season! For all of your Real Estate needs, call us anytime at 207-693-5200 and our Anne Plummer & Associates homepage is: