Upcoming Classes

Our FREE classes will be held Saturdays at 10 AM (unless otherwise stated). Call or email to register. Just specify the date, time and location! These classes can sell out fast so sign up today! All class participants receive a 10% coupon to use the day of their class.





Brunswick: 442-8111 (1-800-339-8111)
Cumberland: 829-5619 (1-800-348-8498)
Falmouth: 781-3860 (1-800-244-3860)
E-mail us: skillins@maine.rr.com


Classes, News & Events


September 12th Perennial Day (Buy one get on free)

It’s a great time of the season to be in the yard. Meet with Skillin’s experts and enjoy great value when you buy one perennial and get the next free (of an equal or less price). Ask all your burning questions and discuss design, care and dividing. Along with your perennial savings, receive 20% off all soil amendments and Bio Tone to help ensure successful transplanting.

October 24th Pumpkin Carving (Halloween is Friday Oct 31)

Fun for all ages!   Receive 50% off the pumpkin you choose to carve during this one day event. Carving begins at 10am and lasts until 3pm. Leave the mess behind and let our goblins do the clean up.

November 14th and 15th Christmas Openhouse

Watch for future details



Nurseries and the weather offer opportunities for long-lasting color
Maine Gardener column, Portland Press Herald, April 29, 2012
Tim Bate of Skillins talks about some of the new plants to add to your garden during what may turn out to be a long and colorful season. Read the story.

Spring Gardening Tips from Terry Skillin
WCSH-6 207 News Magazine, April 18, 2012
Terry Skillin provides some spring gardening tips for this year’s early warmer season. Watch the video!

Do I dare to plant a peach?
Portland Press Herald, January 29, 2012
Terry Skillin talks about the northern shift of hardiness zones. Read the story.

Holiday Decorating with Terry Skillin
WCSH-6 207 News Magazine, December 12, 2011
Terry Skillin shows how simple and inexpensive it is to make holiday decorations and centerpieces with materials found in your own yard. Watch the video!

October 26, 2011 — Congratulations to Skillins’ Brunswick store manager Gordon Merrill for being named Employer of the Year by the Independence Association of Brunswick, a non-profit organization that places special needs clients with local employers.