ROCKPORT – ScrapDogs Community Compost will host a free pumpkin collection for all members of the community at Midcoast Solid Waste Saturday Nov. 5 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Residents throughout the Midcoast interested in composting their pumpkins from Halloween can make use of the drop-off location. Pumpkins dropped should have all candles and or plastics removed before they are brought to the transfer station. ScrapDogs will have apple cider and light refreshments available for residents who participate.

For more information contact Davis Saltonstall at or call 691-2213.