The month of December has been chock full of celebrating the holiday season. Outside, the Lincoln Home is decked with hundreds of white lights, while inside, residents enjoyed two festive parties to decorate Christmas trees. Early in December, residents and staff were sung to by the Lincoln County Hospice choir. Many members of the public joined residents in a lively holiday sing along with Jud Caswell.
We welcome the public to join us, Monday, December 10, from 3:00-4:00pm.Tom and Lee Szelog's unique and inspiring talk will take you on an extraordinary journey on the wild side. Through this multi-media presentation, you will explore the Maine woods and coast, from a typical backyard, to Maine’s great north woods through the Szelog’s stories and photographs. Tom and Lee are
As part of Cheney Financial Group’s Community Involvement and Outreach Program, we reached out to our local schools in AOS 93 and as a result, we have set up a donation box in our office on Main St. We are accepting donations through the month of December for non-perishable snack items, personal hygiene products, also boys and girls clothing, including shoes and winter wear.
The Children's Christmas Sale in the Wiscasset Public Library Used Book Sale Room, part of the Wiscasset Holiday Marketfest, is coming up This Saturday! Starting at from 9 am and running until 2 pm Saturday, December 8 2018 .
Have Mom or Dad bring you in so you can do all of your Christmas shopping at very reasonable prices. Remember, this shopping is just for kids. Books for all ages, travel mugs, jewelry, CDs, puzzles, videos adn much more. Gift wrapping is free.
Join us at the Magic of Christmas on Friday, December 14th for the 2pm show. The Boothbay Region YMCA has purchased tickets to the event and will be taking a bus to the Portland Symphony Orchestra. Our bus us scheduled to leave at 10am, with a stop for lunch at the Muddy Rudder prior to the performance. Tickets to the Magic of Christmas can be purchased at the YMCA for $50.00.
Holiday Wine Tasting
November 30, 2018 3:30pm
St. Andrews Village
This “Get Ready for the Holidays” tasting will feature Maia Gosselin, owner of Sip Wine Education and industry expert who will take us on a tour of sparkling, white, and red wines perfect for a range of celebratory occasions. Light appetizers will also be served.
The Village is hosting this event free of charge, however space is limited and reservations must be made by calling 633-0920.
Together, Dennis Hilton, president of Cheney Financial Group, and Suzanne Strachan, Executive Vice President, hosted their annual recognition and awards dinner on November 8th to thank employees and associates for their dedicated service. The 1812 Farm was transformed to a lively crime scene by Margo Morrison, founder of Murder Mystery USA. Everyone became a suspect during the evening, under the direction of actor Jerry Caruso, who played the Detective.
Boothbay Region Adult Education announces a schedule change. Leisha MacDougall’s TAKING GREAT PHOTOS class, scheduled to start 11/8/2018, has been rescheduled to Tuesday, 11/13/2018 at 6 pm. It’s not to late to register. Visit our website at www.boothbayae.maineadulted.org or call us at 633-3224.
For eleven years, I have been sharing the wonderful stories of The Lincoln Home through my photos, press releases, print and social media. My job is an easy one, my passion runs deep for what I have witnessed time and again in the competency, compassion and integrity of the team that makes life full and rich for this community of seniors.
Hank Lunn will share his personal story and photos of growing up on a Maine farm in the county, centering on the work the family had to do each season to keep the farm going. We welcome the public to join us on Monday, October 29, from 2:00 to 3:00pm.
Allen Insurance and Financial of Camden hosted a lunch & learn for the Maine Planned Giving Council on Tuesday, Oct. 23.
The topic was “Exploring Key Elementary of Successful Planned Giving Programs,” and the presenters were Sarah Ruef-Lindquist, JD, CTFA, of Allen Financial and David Warren of Maine Coast Heritage Trust.
For first-time home buyers, relying on information obtained from internet sources can be overwhelming and misleading. Newcastle Realty Sales Agent Sara Rogers is passionate about helping first-time home buyers make educated and well-researched decisions during the home search and financing process. Sara can help avoid pitfalls with her practical advice and step-by-step guidance, coupled with her knowledge of the process.
Shelley’s Flowers and Gifts will join us on Monday, October 22, from 3:00 to 4:00pm.Shelley, whose floral business is in Waldoboro, will demonstrate ways to arrange the spectacular colors of fall through her flower arranging. We welcome the public to come, enjoy and maybe be one of the lucky few to take home an arrangement.
Jerry Wiles will join us at The Lincoln Home to share stories on the life of Will Rogers on Monday, October 15, from 2:00-3:00pm. Will Rogers folksy wit and common sense attitude made him one of the most famous actors and authors in the world in the 1920’s and 30’s. Rogers died in a plane crash in Point Barrow, Alaska, on August 15, 1935. The Lincoln Home is located at 22 River Road, Newcastle.
Looking for something fun to do? Come to Midcoast Escape Rooms at 281 Main Street in Damariscotta where you and your friends try to solve the riddle, crack the codes and get out before your hour is up. This is truly a fun way to spend an hour.. Check us out here at the Boothbay Register or online at midcoastescaperooms.com