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  • Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 12:30pm
    Spruce Point Inn, Resort, Boothbay Harbor, ME, Boothbay Region Arts Foundation

     

  • Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 11:30am

    Chris Richmond, a member of the marine insurance division of Allen Insurance and Financial, has been elected to a three-year term on the board of directors of the Maine Marine Trades Association.

    Richmond, based in the company's Camden office, is a former schooner captain who maintains his USCG 100-ton master's license. He specializes in marine insurance, working with boat yards, builders and owners across the U.S.

  • Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 6:00am

    WinsMor Garage Door Co. Installed 2, 9x9 Stamped Steel Haas Model 664 Carriage House Garage Doors on Isleboro.
    With over 35 years in the Garage Door business you can feel confident that your Garage Door will be installed right the 1st time which is why at WinsMor Garage Door Co. we offer a 2 year guarantee on our installations.

  • Monday, December 11, 2017 - 9:45am

    Dear Donors and Volunteers of the Wiscasset Public Library,

     Each year the Library Board of Trustees sends out an annual appeal letter asking patrons to help fund Library services. And each year donors open their hearts and wallets to give.

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    Friday, December 8, 2017 - 8:00am

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    STEP #1) Open our monthly newsletter here: http://mailchi.mp/23bca93f2b22/the-salty-paws-december-2017

  • Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 2:30pm

    On Saturday, Dec. 9th, the Friends of Wiscasset Public Library will participate in the Wiscasset Holiday Market by again offering their wonderful Children's Shopping Day.  Friends bring donated items for children to buy for their parents and siblings from the Used Book Room. These items are specially priced to be affordable for children to purchase. Children can come in shop while parents look for something to read or perhaps, check out the items at the front desk for gifts for adults.

  • Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 2:30pm

    Garden Club Of Wiscasset have once again added to the holiday spirit at the Wiscasset Public Library with beautiful arrangements of greenery. Flowers, bows and ornaments grace these lovely baskets.

  • Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 1:15pm
    Spruce Point Inn, Boothbay Harbor, ME, Resort, Holiday Events, Christmas

     

  • The Lincoln Home Independent and Assisted Living Midcoast Maine Newcastle
    Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 8:45am

    Lots of laughter and teamwork, holiday music and hot chocolate, created a very festive atmosphere as Lincoln Home residents joined in to decorate their Christmas tree.

  • Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 8:30am
    In March, 2016, Rem Briggs (at 77 years old) and wife, Taylor (65) drove with their dog, Sitka (7), to Georgia, to walk home to Maine via the Appalachian Trail. Starting at Springer Mt. April 2, they reached the summit of Mt. Katahdin 5 months and 2,190 miles later. On Monday, December 18, 3:00 to 4:00pm the Briggs’ will share their observations of nature, the generosity of strangers, and the challenges of their mental and physical endurance.
  • max and augs dog blog boothbay harbor
    Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 10:15am

    This month, Big Dumb Buddy discusses how to wake up your BiPed so you can get breakfast on time.

    So grab a hot cocoa or waterglass full of fortified wine and read “How To Get Don Up For Breakfast” - by Big Buddy Dog

  • Monday, December 4, 2017 - 2:15pm
    Woodrow Wilson, the 28th President, was represented in our history books as a progressive Democrat. In the first of a two part program, Jerry Willes, historian, will speak on Wilson’s role on racial issues during World War I. The public is invited to join us for our free talk on Wednesday, December 13, from 3:00 to 4:00pm.
     
  • Lincoln Home Independent and Assisted Living on Damariscotta River Newcastle Maine Seniors
    Monday, December 4, 2017 - 2:00pm

    Discover what makes Harbor View Cottage a very unique Memory Loss Community in midcoast Maine. Join us at our Open House on Saturday, December 9, from 10am - 2pm, to learn more about our holistic approach to memory loss care.

  • Friday, December 1, 2017 - 6:30am

      WinsMor Garage Door Co. installed these 2 insulated steel commercial garage doors in Stonington, ME

      one door was 16x16  one was 8x8 

       Call today for all your garage door needs both residential and commercial

  • Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 11:15am

     

     

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    Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 12:45pm

    It is always fun when Stewart Hanley and his sidekick Pogie visit both his grandmothers, Olive Hart and Ruby Hanley who are living at The Lincoln Home.  Having both grandmothers here together is a rare pleasure for all!

  • Newcastle Realty Realtor Lorrie Zeiner Earns Award for Thirty years of Service
    Monday, November 27, 2017 - 10:15am

    Newcastle Realty is pleased to announce that broker Lorrie Zeiner has been recognized by the Lincoln County Council of the Mountains to Shore Board of REALTORS for her 30 years of service to the REALTOR organization.

  • Monday, November 27, 2017 - 10:00am

    Imagine living in a century-old lightkeeper’s house on the coast of Maine. It sounds like a fantasy, but for Tom and Lee Ann Szelog, dream became reality when they settled into the keeper’s quarters at the Marshall Point Lighthouse in Port Clyde, Maine in 1989. Join the Szelog’s to experience what it’s like to live in an authentic and operating lighthouse on the Maine coast on Monday, December 4, 2017 from 3:00 p.m.

  • Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 1:45pm

    Winsmor Garage Door  Co. Installed these 2 9x7 insulated steel raised panel garage doors with 2 LiftMaster  1/2 HP chain drive electric openers

    CALL  TODAY  FOR ALL YOUR GARAGE DOOR  NEEDS 207-930-3667

  • Dennis Hilton and Anne Peaslee, Broker, Newcastle Realty, Newcastle Maine
    Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 8:45am
    Dennis Hilton, president of Cheney Financial Group, hosted an exceptional awards and recognition dinner November 9th at the 1812 Farm in Bristol Mills. A festive atmosphere, delicious food and lively conversation were the backdrop for the annual celebration and recognition of outstanding service and commitment by CFG employees.
  • Monday, November 20, 2017 - 9:00am

    Reminding everyone about Boothbay Region YMCA's Turkey Trot and Fitness Class before the Trot ... this Thanksgiving morning! 

     

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 - 8:30am
    George Saunders, Lincoln in the Bardo, Spruce Point Inn, Booth Bay Harbor, Maine, Hotel

     

  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 3:30pm

    “Nature-themed Mysteries & Thrillers and ... Truth”

      Presented by Author Sandra Neily

    Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 5:00 PM

                            Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote that “fiction reveals truth that reality obscures,” and he might have been right about the novel “Deadly Trespass.”

  • Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 2:45pm

    We were just voted the BEST pet store in Maine for the 5th year running by Downeast Dog News! THAT’S what’s new!

    Read all about it HERE.

  • Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 9:45am
    A Kantele is the national folk instrument (lap-harp) of Finland that range from five to thirty-nine strings.  Start your holiday at The Lincoln Home, Monday, November 20, from 3:00 to 4:00pm, with the memorable sounds provided by this talented group of uplifting musicians.
  • Lincoln Home Resident Celebrates Twenty Years of Service to Skidompha Library
    Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 9:15am
  • Monday, November 6, 2017 - 4:00am

    Sarah Ruef-Lindquist, JD, CTFA, a financial planner at Allen Insurance and Financial in Camden, recently participated in a panel discussion at the Maine Planned Giving Council's conference held in South Portland attended by approximately 150 professionals involved in the gift planning industry.

  • Friday, November 3, 2017 - 9:00am
    Spruce Point Inn, Conde Nast Award

     

    Condé Nast Readers’ Choice Awards

  • Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 10:45am
    We invite the public to join us, Monday, November 13, from 3:00 to 4:00pm. Steve Gifford will present a program entitled “The Finnish Imprint”.  He has been interested in all things Finnish for a good part of his life and recently returned from his fifth trip to Finland.
  • Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 10:15am

    Thursday, Nov 9th  2:00pm    

    St. Andrews Village - Main Dining Room

  • Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 11:45am

    In recognition of Veterans Day, The Wiscasset Public Library will present a program by Peggy Konitzsky, Site Manager in Wiscasset for Historic New England, on Wednesday, November 8 from 5.00 to 6:30 p.m. She will deliver her presentation, “Production Soldiers and Kitchen Commandos: The World War II Homefront.”   

  • Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 11:00am

    Friends of Wiscasset Public Library met on Friday, October 20 for their book discussion meeting.  Each of the Friends recommended different titles that they found worthy of mention.

     

    Brenton, Frederick     Far Out to Sea

    Brown, Sandra            Seeing Red

    Byson, Bill                    Life & Times of the Thunderbolt Kid

    Healy, Sarah                The Sisters Chase

    See, Lisa                       The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

  • Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 4:00am

    Meesha Bodman, ACSR, a member of the personal insurance team at Allen Insurance and Financial,  has been named Young Insurance Professional of the Year by the Maine Insurance Agents Association.

    Bodman is a member of the MIAA Young Agent Committee, which was founded in 1982 as a way for agents younger than 40 to break into a veteran industry.  Bodman received her award Oct. 19 at the MIAA-YAC annual meeting in Portland.

  • Monday, October 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
    Valerie Lovelace will present, "An Overview for Cultural Awareness” on Monday, October 30, from 3:00 to 4:00pm.
    Sometimes mistakenly referred to as a “peace pipe,” the Chanupa, or Sacred Pipe, holds deep 
  • Friday, October 20, 2017 - 9:00pm
    Ginko Trees, Spruce Point Inn, Resort, Best Hotel in Maine, Boothbay Harbor
     
     
  • Friday, October 20, 2017 - 1:45pm

    The Lady in the Red Cloak to Visit the Village

    Just in time for Halloween! Have you always wanted to catch The Lady in the Red Cloak tour and couldn’t do the walk or your schedule wouldn’t allow? Now is your chance—no walking required!

  • Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 1:30pm

    Children’s Librarian, Laurie Ridgway announces that Story Time is returning to Wiscasset Pubic Library. Story Time will be offered three times during the week until Miss Laurie finds the class that works for the majority of children.

    The schedule will be as follows:

    Wednesday October 25 and every following Wednesday at 10:30 AM - Story Time for ages birth to 4+

    Tuesday November 7 and every following Tuesday at 3:30 PM – Story Time for ages birth to 4+

  • Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:30pm
    Hello Wiscasset Library Patrons.
     
    Thank you for all the warm greetings. I feel very welcome here. I would like to start a Lego Club for our youngsters so am requesting from you if you have extra blocks collecting dust somewhere in your home that you would consider donating them to the Wiscasset Public Library Children’s Room.
  • Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:30pm
    Hello Wiscasset Library Patrons.
     
    Thank you for all the warm greetings. I feel very welcome here. I would like to start a Lego Club for our youngsters so am requesting from you if you have extra blocks collecting dust somewhere in your home that you would consider donating them to the Wiscasset Public Library Children’s Room.
  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 12:30pm

    Wiscasset Public Library has received a donation of several books to help parents raise their children free of substance abuse.

  • Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 2:09pm

    I am Augustus Megatron Bulldozer. You may know me as "Auggie" or "Aug Dog." I am the anchor for this whole train wreck of a store. Thank you for supporting my reform efforts.

    As you may know, the coast of Maine is much more relaxed now that all you tourists are safely home and at school or work. We thank you for that. Come back next year when we've had a chance to clean up.

  • Millie Jones-Farnham, Director of Nursing at The Lincoln Home
    Monday, October 16, 2017 - 11:30am

    The Lincoln Home has immediate openings in our Assisted Living Community for CNAs. Please consider joining our friendly, family-like staff to provide excellent care.

    Some weekends are required.CRMA is a plus, but will train. For more information or to learn about our benefits, please contact:

  • Monday, October 16, 2017 - 9:15am
      We hope you will join us  along with Shelley from Shelley’s Flowers and Gifts, on Monday, October 23, from 3:00 to 4:00pm.
    Shelley, whose floral business is in Waldoboro, will demonstrate ways to arrange the spectacular 
  • max and augs dog blog boothbay harbor
    Monday, October 16, 2017 - 7:00am

    Part of an ongoing study in hilarity, Max and Aug’s Dog Blog explores the lives of several over-privileged dogs in the Boothbay Region.

  • Friday, October 13, 2017 - 3:30pm

    Christopher Beaulieu of Waterville has joined Allen Insurance and Financial as a broker-dealer assistant. He is the third generation of his family to work for the company's financial planning division.

  • Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 1:30pm

    A Bridge of Firsts – The building of the Wiscasset bridge

  • Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 2:15pm

     At our September meeting we had a very lively discussion about
     Bill Roorbach's novel The Remedy for Love.  It was lively because
    the members had a variety of reactions to it and were open to sharing their
    thoughts.  Members agreed that it was a very enjoyable gathering. We thank
    Margaret Holden for recommending the book and leading the discussion.

  • Friday, October 6, 2017 - 9:30am
       In the spring of 1776, Boston was under siege by American troops.  General Howe, the British 
  • Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 1:00pm

    Wiscasset Public Library is pleased to announce that it has received a grant from the Stephen and Tabitha King Foundation. The King Foundation has generously granted the Library $25,000 to purchase a metal roof. The roof will be one and one half inch standing seam with24 gauge steel construction.

  • Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 10:00am

    Hi, my name is Laurie Ridgway, or Ms. Laurie to the younger set. This October I began my new job in Maine but before this I was a librarian on the eastern shores of Long Island, New York. There, I was working with teens but now I am looking forward to meeting the local Wiscasset young people. I cannot wait for this bright, big, children’s room to be filled with the sound of excited readers.