News and Updates

Farm Stand
06/10/2020: Apple Creek Farm Offering:  The farm is a MOFGA certified organic farm.  They offer grass-fed beef, pasture-raised chicken, eggs, grass-fed goat & lamb and pasture-raised turkeys.  Value-added products include chicken liver pate, and bone broths.  They also sell sheepskins and cashmere goat hides.
06/09/2020: Please join us along the parade route to celebrate the Class of 2020 Seniors who attended our Bowdoinham Community School as they are escorted through town by the Bowdoinham Fire Department.  Spectators are asked to practice social distancing and to be mindful to not block the view of those who may choose to spectate from their vehicles. Date: Friday, June 12, 2020 (rain date June 13th) Time: 5:00pm Parade loop: Bowdoinham village loop starting at the Bowdoinham Community School via Cemetery Rd., Center St., Main St., River Rd., Ridge Rd.  
06/09/2020: All the fiber is on the poles, splicing and drop wires are completed to many households, and LCI technicians are “lighting up” homes in Bowdoinham as quickly as they can. As of June 12 approximately 50 new Bowdoinham subscribers will be surfing the web, streaming video, participating in Zoom/Skype video conferences, and generally downloading and uploading to their hearts content on their 50 Mbps or 100 Mbps fiber optic internet connection.
06/08/2020: Barn hours of operation: Thursdays - 8am to 4pm Saturdays - 8am to 4pm We will be open to receive the following items: Magazines/newspapers Mixed paper Mixed recyclables Food waste Metal Cardboard (breakdown boxes before putting in dumpster) We will NOT be accepting furniture/mattresses or any other bulky waste at this time. The Thrift area/library will remain closed. When you arrive at the barn please park your vehicle facing the barn MASKS ARE REQUIRED.
06/04/2020: To the Select Board and Citizens of Bowdoinham:
06/04/2020: Effective June 4th trash tags will be required once again for curbside trash disposal. Trash tags can be purchased at the Bowdoinham Hardware store or by mail order through the town office and soon at the Recycle Barn. We are very close to opening the barn to the public with a modified schedule and policy keeping with CDC Covid19 guidelines. Stay safe and we will see you soon. Details coming soon. Barn Staff
06/03/2020:              Governors NEW Executive Order Reinstating Vehicle Registration Requirements  Note: 5/27/2020 Per Amended EO No. 53-A, this section of the Order is now in effect as revised.
06/03/2020:   SERVICE WINDOW HOURS Monday, Tuesday & Thursday - 8:30am - 4pm Wednesday - 9am - 6pm  

We are Hiring:

The Town of Bowdoinham is accepting applications for an on call snow plow operator. The successful candidate must hold a valid Maine class B or C license. Also must be able to work long hours and be available during all winter storms. Applicant must submit to pre- employment drug and alcohol testing. Previous Plowing Experience preferred. Salary negotiable D.O.Q.   

The Town of Bowdoinham is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of assistant town clerk/assistant tax collector at the Town Office.  This position is for approximately 30 hours per week and will be responsible for collecting taxes and fees as well as issuing license, permits and motor vehicle registrations as well as other office duties.