Aroostook Outdoor News: 5.25.18 edition

In this edition: 1) Tour the historical downtown area of Presque Isle. 2) Honor servicemen and women at a 5k in Houlton. 3) Learn about baby dragonflies in Hodgdon. Plus lots more!

Saturday, May 26
PRESQUE ISLE: Presque Isle Historical Society Guided Historic Downtown Walking Tour. 10:00 a.m.-Noon. Guided two-mile tour begins and ends at the 1875 Vera Estey House Museum, 16 Third Street, and covers over 30 historic sites and individuals. Reservations suggested. Fee: FREE. Contact Kim Smith (207-762-1151) or visit FMI
HOULTON: Wilderness Walk for Warriors Honor Rocks 5k. 11:00 a.m. at Millar Civic Center, 94 Randall Ave. Wilderness Walk for Warriors and CompetitorME are once again teaming up to bring you a special event honoring our local Maine heroes. The Honor Run Half has been canceled. Visit FMI
Tuesday, May 29
HODGDON: Tuesdays at Twin Ponds: Pond Exploration. 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Twin Ponds N…

Aroostook Outdoor News: 5.18.18 edition

In this edition: 1) Float your boat at canoe and kayak outings in Presque Isle, Caribou, and Stockholm. 2) Learn all about why you should like lichens in Fort Kent. 3) Get up close and personal with nature, space, and science in Easton. Plus lots more!

Saturday, May 19
MADAWASKA: Northern Maine Medical Center Superhero 5k Fun Run/Walk. 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Four Seasons Trail Association, 425 Spring Street. Prizes for best Super Hero costume as well as 1st, 2nd, 3rd place event prizes. Free t-shirt to first 100 participants. Cost: $10/person; FREE/kids 12 & under. Contact NMMC (207-834-1353) FMI
PRESQUE ISLE: 11th Annual Aroostook River Fun Run. 8 miles; flat water. Registration: 8:30 a.m. at Washburn boat landing. Race start: 9:30 a.m. Also choose to Paddle It, Bike It, Run/Walk It; all activities end at PI Fish & Game Club with free BBQ lunch, awards, prizes. Cost: $10/adult, $5/child 13 and under; Visit FMI
CARIBOU: Caribou Rec/Healthy You Kay…