After moving to St. George, Maine, sculptor Steve Lindsay learned that a big part of Maine’s history is set, literally, in stone. Quarry deep into Maine’s age-old relationship with its famous bedrock granite in this slide-illustrated talk.
Admission will be free; however, seating is limited, and registration is required. Call 207-301-6116 or email.
We invite families and friends of all ages to join us Tuesday, JULY 23, at 2:30pm in the Lincoln Home activity room for our Annual Ice Cream Social. Phil Smith, an award-winning magician, with over 30 years of experience in dazzling and delighting audiences of all ages and venues, will provide fun entertainment.
New Hope for Women’s annual Pop Up Shop is coming August 22nd-24th to the Yellow Barn located at 20 Winter Street in Rockland. This sale of new and gently used quality women’s clothing, handbags and jewelry benefits the work New Hope for Women does to eradicate domestic violence, dating violence and stalking.
Escape the heat at Midcoast Escape Rooms at 281 Main Street where the air conditioner is on!! Please join us for an hour adventure where you have to work together to solve a series of puzzle, decipher codes, and unravel the mystery of the game!! Our rooms have something for everyone! Please make your reservations at midcoastescaperooms.com
Need something fun to do with the family?? Then join us at Midcoast Escape Rooms at 281 Main Street where you have to use your mind, your hands and good old fashioned team work to escape before you are caught!! We have 4 themed rooms to choose from! Please book your next family adventure at midcoastescaperooms.com
The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA) recently received a $5,000 grant from Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation and Allen Insurance and Financial to increase access to and affordability of healthy, nutritious food for low income families.
MOGFA has a longstanding commitment to help all Maine people acquire local, organic foods regardless of geography or income.
The Camden Opera House’s monthly Blue Café series presents Maine comedian Ian Stuart in the intimate third-floor performance space. Doors open 7 p.m. Free/donations; cash bar by 40 Paper Italian Bistro and Bar. Sponsored by Blue Harbor Inn.
Camden Opera House’s Community Thank You Films series screens “Andre: The Seal Who Came Home,” free and open to all. Come enjoy a short documentary about Rockport’s most famous marine resident! Sponsored by the Community Arts Fund.
For the sixth year, the Wiscasset Public Library will hold its annual Bands for Books event in September to raise money for the library. This year’s event takes place September 2, Labor Day, from 5-7 p.m., and is once again at the Marianmade Farm in Wiscasset -- a lovely lavender farm bordering the Sheepscot River. The event is organized by Friends of the Library.
Join us this Tuesday, July 16th 2:00PM for a presentation on Honor Flight Maine. Hear stories from two Village residents who recently took the trip, see photos and hear a presentation by Honor Flight representatives.
Presentation is free. Light refreshments will be served.
Laurie LeBar is the Curator of History and Decorative Arts at the Maine State Museum. Join us on Monday, July 15, from 3:00 - 4:00 for Laurie’s powerpoint presentation showing the kinds of quilts made from 1750 to now. She will explain how she dates quilts using traditional means, comparing fabrics, patterns and stitching.
Although loneliness and social isolation can occur at any age, older adults are especially at risk. But is it inevitable or preventable? Reaching beyond stigma, this multi-media and panel-facilitated discussion will shed light on the growing problem of loneliness and how to overcome it. Complimentary continental breakfast.
Admission will be free; however, registration is required. Call Quarry Hill at 207-921-6116 or email.
Cheney Financial Group is hosting three fun summer events to support and showcase local artists, local musicians, local food, brews and wine. The first event will be held Thursday, July 11, from 4:30 to 6:00 at Newcastle Realty, 87 Main Street, Damariscotta. Artist Lisa Kyle will exhibit her paintings and live music will be by Smokey McKeen, Carter Newell and Eric Rolfson of The Oystermen. Taste Damariscotta River oysters from Pemaquid Oyster Co.
Cheney Financial Group is hosting three summer events to support local artists, local musicians, local food, brews and wine. The first event will be held Thursday, July 11, from 4:30 to 6:00 at Newcastle Realty, 87 Main Street, Damariscotta. Artist Lisa Kyle will exhibit her paintings, live music will be by The Oystermen, edibles include oysters from Pemaquid Oyster Co. and pork carnitas and Korean chicken quesadillas by VIP Pizza truck.
James Pegolotti will talk about the life and songs of Judy Garland on Monday, July 8, from 3:00 - 4:00pm. Jim has been providing programs about the great songs of the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s for many years. He spent 40 years in the academic world. In his retirement, he sharpened his piano skills and developed programs that use video segments to provide audiences with songs from Broadway and movie musicals.
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.
Join us for Strand On The Air: Summer Fun Special, the latest live radio variety show produced by the Strand Theatre! This 90 minute show will include music, comedy, drama, and special guests, all performed in front of a live studio audience and broadcast by WRFR.
David Hagan inspires confidence. A great listener, full of enthusiasm, his honest style of communication is both direct and thorough. Many years in customer service handling claims, sales, training, and tech support with UNUM, Aetna, United Health and Prudential insurance companies have prepared him well for his new career in Real Estate. Having bought and sold eight houses on his own, he has always been interested in Real Estate.
Have you ever seen a ninety-five-year-old woman, all of 5 feet tall, play baseball? If you were driving by the Lincoln Home in Newcastle last Tuesday you would have seen her and her 80 to 90 year old team mates decked out in their Golden Oldie t-shirts and ball caps, cheering, batting, walking bases, and having a grand time.
Allen Financial advisors and wealth managers Abraham Dugal and Sarah Ruef-Lindquist, JD, CTFA, were speakers for a session at the Maine Land Trust Network’s day-long Land Conservation Conference held earlier this spring in Topsham at the Middle School.
Dugal and Ruef-Lindquist spoke about issues surrounding how to grow endowments through planned giving, when donors seek to provide long-term support through gifts that can be more complex than cash or marketable securities.
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.
Thanks to five consecutive years as a TripAdvisor “Award of Excellence” winner, Spruce Point Inn begins the 2019 season as a member of the TripAdvisor “Hall of Fame.” The peer-curated review site has received more than 1,000 reviews for Spruce Point Inn, the majority 5 stars to the resort.
Join us Saturday, June 29th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for half priced books in the cooking, decorating, gardening, and craft book sections! The room will be staffed if you have any questions.
If you can’t make it for the sale, feel free to stop by any other time! We have a wide selection of books, from our kids' section to our poetry books, fiction, and non-fiction sections. Priced from as low as $1.