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.

March Classes

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

March 13, 14 & 15

Falmouth Spring Open House!

Bring this invitation to our Spring Open House events, or show it on your smartphone, and use the coupons to receive 20% off all non-sale items. (Some restrictions may apply.)

PLUS! Early birds can use this coupon during each Open House weekend for an EXTRA 10% savings!  8-10am Friday (Falmouth only), 8-10am Saturday, and 9-11am Sunday.


February 1 — Skillins SPRING BONDS go on sale!

Spring Bonds can be purchased for $37.50 between February 1 – March 31. GREAT DEAL!


November 15th & 16th — Skillins Holiday Open House!
All day, all locations

Where the sleigh meets the snow! Special savings throughout the greenhouse, garden center and gift shop. Door prizes, refreshments and workshops, too – including Decorate Your Own Wreath from 11am - 4pm both days! Live music at all locations on Sunday afternoon from 1-3pm. Join us for our holiday open house – a Skillins tradition!




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.