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  • Monday, June 17, 2019 - 8:45am

    Looking for something fun to do then Midcoast Escape Rooms is for you!!  Please join us for an hour adventure at Midcoast Escape Rooms at 281 Main Street in Damariscotta where a group works together to solve a series of  puzzles and decipher codes to escape one of our 4 themed rooms.  Please go to midcoastescaperooms.com to book your adventure..

  • Monday, June 17, 2019 - 5:15am

    Midcoast Events is sponsoring a gun show at the American Legion Post #36,  25 Industrial Park, Boothbay on June 22, 9-4 and June 23, 9-2.  Adult tickets are $5.00 with 8:00 am - 9:00 am Early Bird tickets available for $20.00.  Buy, Sell or Trade and vendor tables are still available.  Call Mike at Midcoast Events @ 207.380.5783 for further information.

  • Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 11:00am

    Location: Anderson Inn at 

  • Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 10:45am
    Everett Webber brings
    “Greek Mythology and Interpretations Through my Paintings”
    to Wiscasset Public Library.
    This program is scheduled through and in partnership with the Maine Art Gallery in Wiscasset.
     
  • Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 7:45am

    Mark your calendars and join us for a delicious breakfast, Sunday, June 2, 7-9 AM @ The American Legion Post #36, 15 Industrial Park Drive, Boothbay.  All you can eat buffet with all the fixings and proceeds benefit the Post and the Boothbay Region Community Resources Council.  Hope to see you there!!

  • Friday, June 14, 2019 - 3:00pm
    Join Freeport’s Michael Perry Monday, June 17, from 3:00 - 4:00pm for an exhilarating slide show journey through Maine from late Spring into the first colors of Autumn. We will look at the joys of summer with a visit to the historic Poland Spring resort, the mesmerizing waters of Blue Hill Falls and Smalls Falls in Rangeley.
  • Friday, June 14, 2019 - 10:15am
    Join Jean Lawrence on Monday, June 24, from 3:00-4:00pm to learn about the history of Waldoboro.
  • Friday, June 14, 2019 - 7:45am

    Mark your calendars and join us for a delicious breakfast, Sunday, June 16, 7-9 AM @ The American Legion Post #36, 15 Industrial Park Drive, Boothbay.  All you can eat buffet with all the fixings and proceeds benefit the Post and the Boothbay Region Community Resources Council.  Hope to see you there!!

  • Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 5:00pm

    We read about a

  • Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 2:00pm

    Jazz in June concludes with free performance by Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra (MoJO) in the Camden Amphitheatre, Atlantic Avenue adjacent to Camden Public Library. Bring lawn seating and a picnic!

  • Newcastle Realty Photography Steven Dunn Exhibit
    Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 12:15pm
    Photographer Steven Dunn, of Chelsea, Maine is an internationally recognized photographer most noted for his impressionistic images.  He has been referred to as “Monet with a Camera.” Using such techniques as Polaroid manipulation, multiple exposure, montage and rear projection, he creates images that have a true painterly quality.  In addition to the United States, his images have been exhibited in Europe and Asia.
     
  • Camden Opera House jazz
    Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 7:00pm

    Veteran jazz guitarist performs upstairs in Camden Opera House’s intimate third-floor performance space Friday, June 14. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the show starts approximately 7:30 p.m. Blue Café admission is always free, donations welcome, and drinks are sold by 40 Paper Bistro and Bar. Part of the inaugural Jazz in June Festival weekend.

  • Damariscotta Montessori Lincoln Home's memory loss care community, Harbor View Cottage
    Monday, June 10, 2019 - 1:15pm

    Damariscotta Montessori School seventh and eighth graders, along with their teacher, Samantha Mehlhorn, have been spending time with residents at Lincoln Home's memory loss care community, Harbor View Cottage.

  • Friday, June 7, 2019 - 3:00pm
  • Friday, June 7, 2019 - 9:00am

    Please join us for a VA informational session on Saturday, June 8 from 9AM-12PM at the American Legion, 25 Industrial Park Drive, Boothbay.  Come learn about all the benefits and services available for veterans.  A light lunch will be served following the session.

  • Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 12:26pm

    Join us on the library lawn for Windjammers for Wee Mateys and our Summer Reading Kick Off! Tuesday, June 25, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Face painting Arts & crafts Explore sea life in a touch tank from the Maine

  • Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 6:01pm

    The 15th annual Books in Boothbay: Maine’s Summer Book Fair will be held on Saturday, July 27, 2018 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM at Boothbay Railway Village in scenic Boothbay, Maine. Dozens of authors from around the state will attend

  • Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 11:45am

    Wiscasset Public Library (WPL) has been selected to be the benefitting non-profit to receive a donation through the Give Back Where It Counts Reusable bag program at Shaws grocery store in Wiscasset.

    During the month of July, Shaws will donate $1 to WPL every time someone purchases a $2.50 reusable Give Back Where It Counts bag. That’s right! Each bag purchased will benefit the Library.

  • Monday, June 3, 2019 - 3:30pm

    The MidCoast Sailing Center, an educational program of the Sail, Power, and Steam Museum, is pleased to announce that we are currently registering students for our weekly classes. The classes start the week of June 17th. Programs for youth (ages 6 and up) will run Monday through Friday from 9am to noon. The cost for Youth is $90. Classes for adults will run Monday through Friday from 1 to 3. The cost for adults is $125 a week or $100 a week for museum members.

  • Monday, June 3, 2019 - 3:00pm

    Are you a kind, compassionate, caring person wishing to share your gifts with others? Do you want to make a difference in the lives of others? Looking to work in an environment where you are supported, mentored, encouraged and appreciated?

  • Monday, June 3, 2019 - 3:00pm

    At Lincoln Home we pride ourselves in the extraordinary food we serve our residents.  Our menu reflects care and imagination, utilizing healthy, minimally processed, locally sourced food.

    We have a position open for an experienced cook, 24 - 30 hours per week. Competitive wages and benefits available. Come join an exceptional staff.

  • Monday, June 3, 2019 - 1:05pm

    Tuesday, July 23, 10:00 – 11:00 am Join us for a GIANT puppet show with Lindsay and her larger than life puppet pals! Lindsay’s highly interactive, comedic performances delight the young and the young at heart. Join us for learning

  • Monday, June 3, 2019 - 12:51pm

    Wednesday, July 24, 2019 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM, Library Lawn It is May 2, 1775 and Rachel Revere has only heard from her beloved husband Paul once since his legendary midnight ride on the 18th of April. Still isolated

  • Boothbay shoreline, land trust
    Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 11:30am

    The National Trust for Historic Preservation announced its 2019 list of the “11 Most Endangered Historic Places” this week. Fortunately there were no sites

  • Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 5:24pm

    WOMEN GOING FOR IT! TAKING RISKS AFTER 50 By Diana Coleman Twenty-six dynamic women, 50s through 80s, share their captivating, risk-taking stories with grit and humor in the book Women Going For It! Taking Risks After 50. Donating a kidney

  • Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 11:50am

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  • Friday, May 31, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Local historian, Jerry Wiles, will present the  second part of the history of the Berlin Wall on Monday, June 3, from 2:00 to 3:00pm. For almost thirty years the Berlin Wall stood as a symbol in a divided Germany. Its history is an iconic part of the 20th century. 
     
  • Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 1:15pm

    “It takes a village to raise a child” is a proverb. “It takes a village to define a library” is something BHML’s executive director likes to say. Please take a moment and help us write a new mission statement by

  • Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 12:30pm

    Cottage for Sale at St. Andrews Village

    OPEN HOUSE - June 2 from 1-4pm

    With bright and sunny rooms throughout, Cottage 101 features two bedrooms, two full baths, a sunporch, custom cabinetry, bay window seats and more.

  • Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 9:45am

    Lincoln Home is once again celebrating its employees for a perfect Department of Health and Human Resources Survey. Every two years all Assisted Living communities are surveyed by DHHS to ensure that  the state regulations and resident standards of care are being met.

  • Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 10:00am

    The MidCoast Sailing Center, an educational program of the Sail, Power, and Steam Museum, will be hosting an open house on Saturday, 1st June, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at our site

    (75 Mechanic Street, Rockland). Stop by to check out our facilities, our fleet, our programs, and meet our staff. 

  • Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 5:00pm

    Wednesday, May 29, 5:30 PM

    Meet author Brian Daniels and hear excerpts from his new book “It Seemed Like A Compliment to Me.” Enjoy a few laughs, and maybe even a few songs.

    About the author:

  • Spruce Point Inn in Boothbay ME
    Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 5:30pm

    Some days, you need to push the chair back from your desk and walk outside.

  • Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 1:30pm
    Wiscasset Public Library will be closed on Saturday, May 25 in recognition of Memorial Day. It will also close on Saturday, August 31 in recognition of Labor Day. The Library will be open all other Saturdays throughout the Summer.
     
    Have a safe and happy holiday weekend.
  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 8:00am
     
    The Wiscasset Public Library will host a book discussion of Treasure Island tomorrow evening, Wednesday, May 22 at 5:00 pm. The Maine State Music Theatre is partnering with some area libraries to promote Treasure Island, which will be performed at MSMT this summer.
     
  • Cottage Sale St. Andrews Village
    Monday, May 20, 2019 - 8:00pm

    For Sale: Cottage 101 Emery Lane

    $275,000

  • Monday, May 20, 2019 - 5:30pm

    Wednesday, May 22, 5:30 PM

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  • Monday, May 20, 2019 - 3:00pm

    Work! A simple fact of life. Join us at BHML to gain skills and explore ways to customize and pursue the work that’s right for you. Brought to you in partnership with New Ventures Maine.

  • Monday, May 20, 2019 - 3:00pm

    Wednesday, May 22, 5:30 PM  

    Join us in the Great Room for a conversation with Frederick D. Barton author of Peace Works: America’s Unifying Role in a Turbulent WorldThe conversation will be facilitated by Bill Hammond, local foreign policy enthusiast and indispensable Used Book Store volunteer.

    Copies of the book will be on sale and light refreshments will be served.

  • Monday, May 20, 2019 - 12:15pm

    Anna Moorman of Allen Insurance and Financial has received the Silver Award for Medicare Sales for her work with Anthem in 2018. Moorman placed eighth out of 181 brokers for top sales and seventh for Medicare Supplement Sales in the State of Maine.

  • Monday, May 20, 2019 - 10:00am
    Daughters, sons, family and friends joined their loved ones at the Lincoln Home to celebrate Mother’s Day on May 10.  Harpist, Virginia “Suki” Flanagan, from  Alna, provided a lovely background of  soothing  melodies. Tea was served in a lovely array of  teacups, along with artfully presented finger sandwiches and confectioneries. At the Lincoln Home, each resident becomes family, both to the staff and each other.
  • Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 1:00pm

    Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill

  • Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 10:15am
    WPL Saturday hours are 10 am to 2 pm. all year round.
     
  • Friday, May 17, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Local historian, Jerry Wiles, will present the first of a two-part history of the Berlin Wall on Monday, May 20, from 2:00 to 3:00pm. For almost thirty years the Berlin Wall stood as a symbol in a divided Germany. Its history is an iconic part of the 20th century. 
     
  • Friday, May 17, 2019 - 12:45pm
    WPL Friends book discussion group met today to share titles of interest. Try one of these title that were shared today.
     
    The Friends recommend :
    One Goal by Amy Bass
    In Farleigh Field by Rhys Bowen
  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 4:45pm

    The 15th annual Books in Boothbay: Maine’s Summer Book Fair will be held on Saturday, July 27, 2019 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM at Boothbay Railway Village in scenic Boothbay, Maine.  

    **Click to see which authors will be attending this year’s fair!

  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 10:30am

    Junction 27 band returns to the Village this Friday 17th at 2:00pm. All are welcome to this free concert. Great music, refreshments and raffle! To attend call 633-0920.

  • Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 12:15pm

    The Friends of the WPL have monthly book discussions on the third Friday of each month at 10:15 in the Library Fiction Room. We have free choice book shares two of three months, then on the third month we discuss a book that has been predetermined.

  • Spruce Point Inn spring lawn.
    Monday, May 13, 2019 - 3:15pm

    Each year, it seems, as we prepare to open

  • Sunday, May 12, 2019 - 11:00am

    Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill