The Central Lincoln County YMCA will host a Home & Garden Show on Saturday, March 20 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, March 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with 60 exhibitors and more than 30 businesses representing the Midcoast.

The types of businesses at the show will include landscapers, builders, modular homes, home security, interiors design, home electronics, painters, flooring, roofing, kitchens and baths, concrete forms, mortgages, real estate, pet fencing, and more. The show will feature door prizes donated by local businesses such as Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens in Boothbay, which donated a family membership. Seminars and clinics will be held throughout the weekend. King Eider’s Pub and Stone Cove Catering will provide the Home Show Café with soups, chili, salads, sandwiches, wraps, fruit, chips, desserts, coffee and soda.

Seminars and clinic will be held throughout the day on Saturday and Sunday, including:

• Damariscotta Wood Turning School (booth 3): Watch expert lathe operators turn bowls, toys and works of art. Demonstrations will take place all day.

• Farrin Properties (booth 23) will host a Home Buying & Selling Inforium, including a short talk about the latest tax credits available. Wayne Farrin, broker/owner of Farrin Properties, will discuss buying and selling real estate in Lincoln County.

• Salt Bay Horticultural Services (booth 7) will offer four sessions each day on the unwanted Asian Longhorn Beetle, an invasive insect that kills healthy trees. A 10-minute session will describe why the pest must be kept out of Maine by showing homeowners how to identify this devastating insect and where look for it. It will be presented by Dennis Anderson, a master level pesticide applicator, integrated pest management specialist and licensed Maine arborist.

• Ameriprise Financial (booth 59): Fireproof Your Finances — A workshop for Recovery. After losing his home to fire in 2008, Scott Lemieux will share his experiences and show how to build a financial recovery plan. The 30-minute presentation, with light lunch provided, will be offered at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

The Home Safety Council will offer several programs, including:

• The home safety and video presentation Look Red Rover, Coloring and Kids Activities (for ages 3 to 8) will be offered at 10:30 a.m., 10:45 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

• A Burning issue — Is your Family Safe, a video presentation, at 11:30 a.m.

• Always Safe At Home, a safety video presentation, at 2 p.m.

• Ready Freedie (for ages 3 to 8) with coloring and children’s activities on disaster preparedness and a video presentation at 3 p.m.

Everything someone needs for the next remodel or home project will be at the show. The YMCA will use the proceeds from the show to fund scholarships for children to attend summer camps. The cost is $5 or free for children under 12. For more information visit