Unique opportunity for a responsible couple to live on the Maine coast. Live at Forest Farm, historic homestead of Living the Good Life authors Helen and Scott Nearing, on spectacular Cape Rosier peninsula overlooking Penobscot Bay and the Camden Hills. Located near Blue Hill and Deer Isle, Maine, an hour from Acadia National Park with their galleries, restaurants, beautiful public beaches, biking, kayaking, sailing, and hiking.
Responsibilities include caring for the Nearings’ organic vegetable garden, light maintenance, welcoming visitors, providing tours, and introducing educational programs. A simply furnished wood heated resident apartment is provided, along with a modest stipend, garden…
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The mission of the Good Life Center is to perpetuate the legacy of Helen and Scott Nearing. The Good Life Center, through its programming and preservation of the historic Forest Farm homestead, advocates for simple and sustainable living skills, social and economic justice, organic gardening and the non-exploitation of animals.
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The Good Life Center is closed for the season, but you can still enjoy our programs on YouTube through our video archives: http://goodlife.org/videos/
Thanks for another successful season! We will open again in May, and in the meantime please call Warren at 207-374-5386 if you would like more information.
Enjoy this recent article about the Nearings in the Portland Press Herald: Maine back-to-the-land leader Helen Nearing’s cookbook makes meatless eating simple
Check out a series of articles on The Good Life in the Bangor Daily News
The Good Life: The movement that changed Maine The Good Life Tweet A BDN Maine Project
It started Tuesday, April 22 thru Saturday April 26th, 2014.