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  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 7:00am

    We’re proud to present our new TV guide and Live This Week! Now you know when your favorite and relevant local shows air on cable channel 1301, on our apps, and Facebook. Stay tuned each week for updates! Please consider a donation. We operate on the generous support of our community. We can’t do it without ya!

  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 6:00am

    Presenter: Gary Roberts, Registered Maine Guide; naturalist and owner, Deer Foot Farm

    Join us for a conversation exploring Maine birds, their unique songs and the native plants found in each bird’s habitat.

    Admission will be free; however, seating is limited, and registration is required. Call 207-921-6116 or email.

    This event is part of Quarry Hill's

  • Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 1:15pm

    Friends of Wiscasset Public Library recommend:

    Big Sky by A, B, Guthrie, Jr.

    Death Comes for the Archbishop by

    Fly Away by Kristan Hannah

    The Girl from Krakow by Alex Rosenberg

    Now That You Mention It by Kristin Higgins

    Origin by Dan Brown

    Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

    Still Life with Breadcrumbs by Anna Quindlen

    Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

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    Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 8:45am

  • Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 3:00pm
    Jerry Wiles, local historian, will share the final chapter of Andrew Wyeth’s life from 1948 to his death in 2009.
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    Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 7:15am

    Auggie gets a bad rap in Two Salty Dogs Pet Outfitters dog blogs. I needed a writing voice to vent my frustration and Auggie was the only dog that fit. I couldn't rightly give that voice to Surreptitious Max, or Sweet Coal, or Dumb Buddy. So Auggie it was.

  • Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 7:05pm
  • Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 10:00am

    The Wiscasset Public Library will host the next Town Talk on Wednesday February 21 at 3:00.  Because of the weather cancelation in January, the February Town Talk will feature that topic of Charlie Knight.

  • Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 7:00am

    Thursday night, BRTV had another first—broadcasting live online, on cable 1301, Facebook and Roku from the Porter Memorial Gymnasium in the Boothbay Region High School.  Taking over two hours to move and setup the control room equipment to the stage of the gym, the BRTV Station Manager and volunteers (including high school students) operated not only the usual “crows nest” camera, but also a wireless “floorcam” and the sound and video control equipment and software while sitting right next to

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    Friday, February 9, 2018 - 7:45am

    Immortalize your furry little buddy by having him or her become a Salty Friend!

  • Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 11:00am
    During the last health insurance open enrollment period, from November 1, 2017 to December 15, 2017, the Benefits team at Cheney Insurance assisted over 300 people in obtaining important health care coverage through the marketplace. This extraordinary effort over just 42 business days was led by Holly Lemar, Benefits Division Manager at Cheney Insurance, along with assistant Tanya Blodgett.
  • Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 10:30am

    FREE! Feeling Well Series at St. Andrews Village

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    Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 6:15am

    What:  The Third Annual Dog-Related Haiku Challenge

    When: The Entire Stubby Month of February

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    Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 11:00pm

    THE NATIONAL CLAM SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED AN EMERGENCY CLAM BULLETIN FOR BOOTHBAY HARBOR MAINE.

  • Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 3:15pm

    Presented by Paul Sheridan

  • Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 3:15pm

    Presenter: Diane H. Schetky, poet, author and retired forensic psychiatrist

    Reflecting on wild places both around the world and within the human heart, Schetky illustrates readings from her new collection with photos from her travels. Copies of Taking Flight available for purchase and signing.

    Admission will be free; however, seating is limited, and registration is required. Call 207-921-6116 or email.

  • Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 3:15pm

    Presenter: Rev. Anu Dudley, Ph.D., history professor

    In exploring the rich beauty and power of our ancient female lineage and contemplating the ways women have been disempowered through the ages, we reach for a new sense of empowerment as we reflect on our unique contributions, as women, to our families, our workplaces, and the communities we serve. Complimentary continental breakfast included.

  • Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 3:15pm

    Presenter: John Jenkins, wellness consultant and teacher

    Jenkins discusses the philosophy behind his comprehensive wellness system, the Tai-Chi Therapy Experience™, combining relaxation, centered breathing, yoga, and Tai Chi to optimize physical, mental and emotional health.

    Admission will be free; however, seating is limited, and registration is required. Call 207-921-6116 or email.

  • Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 3:15pm

    Presenter: Denis Beaudry, cyclist

    Five years ago, Appleton resident Beaudry set out on the ultimate bike trip—and lives to tell the amazing, 10,000-mile tale in this remarkable travelog.

    Admission will be free; however, seating is limited, and registration is required. Call 207-921-6116 or email.

    This event is part of Quarry Hill's

  • Monday, February 5, 2018 - 7:00am

    Hi All,

    We’re looking for additions and corrections to Two Salty Dogs Pet Outfitters Pet-Friendly Resource Page.

  • Monday, February 5, 2018 - 6:45am

    Regan L. Cahalan of Tenants Harbor has joined Allen Insurance and Financial as a business insurance account manager. She is based in the company's Camden office.

    Cahalan brings with her more than 20 years of insurance industry experience, including work at both the customer and carrier level in New York and Los Angeles. Her most recent employer was Norton/HUB in southern Maine.

  • Friday, February 2, 2018 - 1:15pm

    Great News! It’s time for our Two Random People Who Correctly Identify This Boothbay Region Land Trust Preserve Will Get a Free Bag of Bare Bites Challenge!

  • Friday, February 2, 2018 - 11:15am
    This Friday we’re planning a special
    live sports show and 
    Super Bowl party at our studio.
  • Friday, February 2, 2018 - 10:00am
    Join us Monday, February 12, from 2:00 to 3:00pm for a one hour concert/sing-a-long to celebrate Valentine’s Day with Sean Fleming, an accomplished local musician, who is a virtuoso on the piano and organ. With over 500 pieces in his repertoire, there isn’t a request that Sean can’t play. The event is free. The Lincoln Home is located at 22 River Road, Newcastle.
  • Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 3:15pm

    FREE! Feeling Well Series at St. Andrews Village

  • Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 10:00am

    Wiscasset Public Library Board of Corporators met on Sunday, January 28 for their annual meeting. Twenty-three Corporators joined together to receive updates about the Library from the 2017 Board Officers: President Wendy Ross-Eichler, Secretary Pam Dunning and Treasurer Tom Boudin. Also reporting to the Corporators were Library Director Pam Dunning and Friends of the Library President Linda Winterberg.

  • Friday, January 26, 2018 - 10:15am

    Tom and Lee Ann Szelog documented their experience of looking closely at their 70 acres of the Maine woods, during the passage of one full year, through writing and Tom’s photography.  Tom gave himself the challenge to find and photograph, within his property, at least one interesting, surprising, beautiful, or memorable wildlife or nature image every week, for an entire year.

  • Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 4:00pm

    Jaime Hannan-McMurrin of Union has joined Allen Insurance and Financial as a processor in the company's business insurance division. She is based in Camden.

    Before coming to work for Allen Insurance and Financial, Hannan-McMurrin, a native of Warren, worked for a local bank and then a local insurance agency, gaining valuable account and customer service experience. She earned her Maine property & casualty insurance license in 2016.

  • Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 1:15pm

    The Friends of Wiscasset Public Library book discussion group met on Friday, January 19. Each Friend recommend a book for others to enjoy. New titles and classics were brought forward as good reads. If you are looking for a good book, consider trying one of these titles listed below.

     

    And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer by Fredrik Backman

    Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands by Chris Bojalian

    Daughters of the Dragon by William Andrews

  • Monday, January 22, 2018 - 10:30am
    Spruce Point Inn, Resort, Boothbay Harbor, ME, Wedding Venues, Engagement
     
  • Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 8:00am
    Covering sundry details of proceedings held at the Pownalborough Court House, Jay Robbins will discuss judicial culture and tradition, the evolving state of the law and its adjudication, and the role the courts played in our local community.
  • Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 8:00am

    We welcome the public to join us on Monday, from January 22, 3:00 to 4:00pm, for a late spring visit to Finland and Oslo Norway! Michael Perry’s inspiring photos, mixed with his warmth and humor, fascinating history, local lore, and unique trivia will chase away the winter blues. The event is free. The Lincoln Home is located at 22 River Road, Newcastle.

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    Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 7:45am

    Over its’ seventy-five-year history, Cheney Insurance of Damariscotta, Maine has earned a reputation for providing insurance products and peace-of-mind at reasonable costs. The professional agents at the company gather information from each new client in order to evaluate their risk and exposures, and then conduct additional research before recommending insurance policies to protect against those risks.

  • Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 11:45am

    Did you know?  The Friends of Wiscasset Library’s Used Book Room is open year round, whenever the Library itself is open!  While members of the Friends staff the room several days a week during the summer, opening the door to the lovely patio outside, the room is also always accessible from inside the Library.  Customers are free to browse for treasures in the beautiful new and newly lighted room downstairs, and pay for their purchases at the Circulation Desk.  Following on a very successful

  • Newcastle Realty Broker Carmen Reed midcoast Maine
    Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 9:15am
    A relatively new member to the Newcastle Realty team of professional real estate brokers, Carmen Reed’s enthusiasm and passion for helping people makes her a great fit with the firm. One of the things Carmen loves most about helping people buy and sell a home or land, is the process of getting to know
    each person’s story and working through all the steps involved in making such an important life decision. 
     
  • Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 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.

  • Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 9:15am
     
    Michael McCarthy along with his 1800’s Victorian Square Grand Piano does it all. From Chopin to the Chicken Dance, he has his audience moving, 
    listening and visualizing with his performances set to specially designed movies. Chase away the winter blues and join us for this lively performance on Thursday,
  • Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 1:45pm

     

    Wiscasset Public Library in January. Come in and join in all the fun. All programs are free and open to the public.

     Upstairs:

  • Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 12:15pm

    The Wiscasset Public Library will host the next Town Talk on Wednesday January 17 at 3:00. 

    This winter session will include looking at copies of Charlie Knight’s journals/diaries. Knight, a Main Street village businessman, kept daily records during the years from 1880 through 1930.  These include interesting information of the Wiscasset village in that era, as well as fascinating reports on the snow fall and cold that impacted the lives during this 50 year period.

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    Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 2:45pm
    Discover what makes Harbor View Cottage a very unique Memory Loss Community in midcoast Maine. Join us at our Open House on Saturday, January 13, from 10am - 2pm, to learn more about our holistic approach to memory loss care.  
     
  • Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - 10:00am
    Andrew Wyeth will be remembered for his creations of paintings like Christina’s World and Winter 1946.  Jerry Wiles, local historian, will share the life of Andrew Wyeth with us on Wednesday, January 10, from 2:30 to 3:30pm.  The event is free and open to the public, 22 River Road, Newcastle.  For more information, please contact Rhonda Hanna, rhonda@lincoln-home.org.
  • Lincoln Home Assisted Living Newcastle Maine Continuum of Care Independent Senior Living
    Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 11:45am

    Head chef Julie Adams, along with her talented staff, find creative recipes and uses for oysters that are harvested from the Norumbega Farm, which residents view from their dining room window. Julie had the creative idea to wash and paint the shells, after serving oysters to LH residents, for their Christmas tree! Julie shares her Holiday Oyster Recipe:

    Damariscotta River Oysters 12ea. 

  • 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.

  • 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

    We can help. As long as you are committed to not being from away.

    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.