Stock up on many varieties of birdseed at a competitive price and feel good about supporting the local Audubon chapter at the same time.

Available this year: Black oil sunflower seed – 25 pounds for $19, 50 pounds for $36.50; Sunflower “meaties” – 25 pounds for $24.25; 50 pounds for $39; Melody Mix – 20 pounds for $14; 40 pounds for $23; Niger (thistle) – five pounds for $10; suet blocks – $2 each. Send a check with the order to “Seedsale Sue” 117 Texas Road, South Bristol, ME 04568. For more information email her at or phone 380-1370. Orders must be received by Oct. 20 (please order by Sept. 21 if possible. Pickup will be at Plants Unlimited in Rockport on Saturday, Oct. 29, 9 a.m. to noon.

Mid-Coast Audubon members live from Edgecomb to Belfast and inland to Augusta. Throughout the year the chapter offers fascinating and informative programs for free in Camden, Tenants Harbor, Belfast, Rockland, Damariscotta and Washington. There are numerous field trips to see birds and learn about the natural history of Maine. Come be part of the fun and learning – visit for more information.