BDN reports Darling Marine Center to take part in oyster celebration

The Bangor Daily News previewed the first Damariscotta Oyster Celebration to take place June 14–16, mentioning that the University of Maine’s Darling Marine Center will participate in several ways. The center will host a Tour De Source event involving boat tours of oyster farms along the Damariscotta River. The tours will be open to those with a Benefactor Weekend Passport, an all-encompassing ticket package, and will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 15, according to the BDN. The center also will host a coffee hour at 10 a.m. June 16. Additionally, 10 percent of ticket proceeds from the Taste Maine’s Future dinner June 15 will be donated to the center, the BDN reported.