The Wrack

The Wrack is the Wells Reserve blog, our collective logbook on the web.

Blog posts: Culture

  • Record-setting Crafts Festival in 2016

    | September 12, 2016 | Filed under: Culture

    This year's Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival was the kind of community we should all want to live in. More than 160 volunteers worked together as a tireless, friendly, and welcoming team to make 3,500 visitors and 122 participating artisans feel like there was no better place to be.

  • Venue: Voices of Experience

    Beth Geary
    | May 20, 2016 | Filed under: Culture

    We’re lucky to work with some of the best wedding professionals in the business. Here are thoughts of three of our favorites. What trends do they see in the industry? Why do they love being a part of events here?

  • Venue: Plan an Eco-friendly Wedding

    Beth Geary
    | April 21, 2016 | Filed under: Culture

    How important is having an environmentally-friendly wedding to you? Here's some food for thought.

  • Venue: Eighteen Months Later

    Beth Geary
    | February 16, 2016 | Filed under: Culture

    A saltwater farm with rustic barn, expansive grounds, and environmental mission made the Wells Reserve at Laudholm our first and only choice for a wedding venue.

  • Venue: Proposal on Snowshoes

    Beth Geary
    | January 29, 2016 | Filed under: Culture

    I had been bugging John about getting engaged for months.

  • Venue: You Said Yes. Now It's Time to Plan

    Beth Geary
    | January 8, 2016 | Filed under: Culture

    There was a proposal and you said yes! Now comes the fun part — planning one of the most exciting and memorable days of your life.

  • Venue: A Year of Weddings at the Wells Reserve at Laudholm

    Beth Geary
    | December 4, 2015 | Filed under: Culture

    We're surprised and delighted by the creativity our brides and grooms unleash to bring their visions to life at the Wells Reserve at Laudholm.

  • Venue: An Incomparable Setting

    Beth Geary
    | October 20, 2015 | Filed under: Culture

    Want a wedding spot on the southern coast of Maine? The Wells Reserve at Laudholm features beach, dune, forest, and field.

  • Volunteer Recognition Awards (all years)

    | October 13, 2015 | Filed under: Culture

    All volunteers are honestly appreciated, but some merit special attention for their unusual dedication. Each year, Laudholm Trust and Wells Reserve staff nominate certain volunteers for recognition. Here is our history of selections.

  • 28th Crafts Festival is One for the Record Books

    | September 14, 2015 | Filed under: Culture

    With almost 4,000 attendees over two days, the crafts festival set new attendance and gross receipts records in its 28th year. Proceeds from the event will continue to support and develop science, education, conservation, and preservation.