Chainsaw Safety Workshop


Community Happenings
Oct 29, 2017
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Free training, rain or shine, at Robbins Lumber Co., south entrance off Route 131, Searsmont; follow Maine Woodland Owner signs to the forestry office. Geared for both novices and experienced loggers, led by Ted Wright, who oversees the Northeast Master Logger Certification Program, and Brent West of Georges River Land Trust. Chainsaw maintenance, safety, and proper bucking and felling techniques will be demonstrated. Protective gear and chainsaws will be available. Participants can bring their own chainsaws. Bring a bagged lunch. FMI or to register: Jula Sampson at 273-4001 during business hours, or Paul Sampson at 542-9910 or pnsampson@gmail.com after 5 p.m.