Upcoming Events in Midcoast Maine

Dec 05

12@12 Lunches

11:30am–1:00pmPen Bay Medical Center, Rockport

Your Chamber leadership wants to hear from you! Join the Chamber's 2017 Board Chair, Erik Frederick, and Executive Director Tom Peaco at one of our "12@12" lunches.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Nov 07

12@12 Lunches

11:30am–1:00pmPen Bay Medical Center, Rockport

Your Chamber leadership wants to hear from you! Join the Chamber's 2017 Board Chair, Erik Frederick, and Executive Director Tom Peaco at one of our "12@12" lunches.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Oct 03

12@12 Lunches

11:30am–1:00pmPen Bay Medical Center, Rockport

Your Chamber leadership wants to hear from you! Join the Chamber's 2017 Board Chair, Erik Frederick, and Executive Director Tom Peaco at one of our "12@12" lunches.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Sep 13

Business After Hours

5 pm to 7 pm BRIO Promotions, Rockland

Join us at Brio Promotions, 19 Merrill Drive, Rockland, for an evening of fabulous food & drink, and networking with local business members.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Oct 11

Join us at Bangor Savings Bank, 73 Camden Street, Rockland, for an evening of fabulous food & drink, and networking with local business members.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Nov 08

Business After Hours

5 pm to 7 pm Hampton Inn & Suites, Thomaston

Join us at Hampton Inn & Suites, Rockland/Thomaston Maine, 190 New County Road, Thomaston, for an evening of fabulous food & drink, and networking with local business members. This evening's event is co-sponsored by Rock Harbor Pub & Brewery

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Dec 13

Business After Hours

5 pm to 7 pm , Rockland

Join us at First National Bank, 132 Park Street, Rockland, for an evening of fabulous food & drink, and networking with local business members.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Oct 13

Quarterly Business Breakfast: U.S. Senator Susan Collins

7:00am - Registration opens; coffee & networking|7:30am - Breakfast service begins|9:00am - ConclusionSamoset Resort, Rockport

U.S. Senator Susan Collins will be our featured speaker at the Quarterly Business Breakfast of the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Oct 08

Cyber Sunday

1:00-5:00pm--by appointment • Camden Public Library

 

One Sunday a month, the Library offers one-on-one 30-45 minute appointment slots with our Technology Coordinator. Schedule your appointment at: http://librarycamden.org/learn-research/cybersundays/ and then bring your device and bring your questions. We’ll do our best to answer them!

Other

Other

Oct 27

Grown-up Storytime

1:30-2:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

We never outgrow our delight in a good story read aloud. Join us every Friday afternoon in the comfortable seating in the Library's Teen Section. Librarians and community members take turns reading each week. If you are interested in being a reader, please contact Cayla at cmiller@librarycamden.org or 207-236-3440.

Other

Other

Oct 20

Grown-up Storytime

1:30-2:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

We never outgrow our delight in a good story read aloud. Join us every Friday afternoon in the comfortable seating in the Library's Teen Section. Librarians and community members take turns reading each week. If you are interested in being a reader, please contact Cayla at cmiller@librarycamden.org or 207-236-3440.

Other

Other

Oct 13

Grown-up Storytime

1:30-2:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

We never outgrow our delight in a good story read aloud. Join us every Friday afternoon in the comfortable seating in the Library's Teen Section. Librarians and community members take turns reading each week. If you are interested in being a reader, please contact Cayla at cmiller@librarycamden.org or 207-236-3440.

Other

Other

Oct 06

Grown-up Storytime

1:30-2:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

We never outgrow our delight in a good story read aloud. Join us every Friday afternoon in the comfortable seating in the Library's Teen Section. Librarians and community members take turns reading each week. If you are interested in being a reader, please contact Cayla at cmiller@librarycamden.org or 207-236-3440.

Other

Other

Oct 06

Gallery Opening

4:00-5:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Dave and Jill Langdon--photographs and paintings. Their work will be on display for the month of October. Come meet the artists and enjoy light refreshments.

Exhibits, Visual Art

Exhibits,Visual Art

Oct 05

MacDonald & Waickman Concert

7:00-8:30pm • Camden Public Library

 

Eric McDonald and Bethany Waickman perform traditional New England and Celtic music on guitar, mandolin, and vocals. $10 at the door.

Concerts

Concerts

Oct 04

Midcoast Stroke Support Group

10:00-11:00am • Camden Public Library

 

Regular monthly Midcoast Stroke Support Group meetings continue on first Wednesdays. The group meets in the Library's second-floor History Center meeting room, accessible by elevator. All are welcome--survivors, family and friends of stroke survivors, or anyone facing a neurological challenge. FMI: 207-273-2090.

Other

Other

Oct 03

Maine's Red Paint People

7:00-8:30pm • Camden Public Library

 

Kerry Hardy, author of 'Notes on a Lost Flute' about Maine’s Native Peoples, will talk about the Red Paint People, who lived along the coast of Maine and the Maritimes some 5,000 years ago, their history, culture, and possible ties to today's Wabanaki.

Historical

Historical

Oct 03

Camden Philosophical Society

4:00-6:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Join the philosophers for a lively discussion, every first Tuesday of the month. New members welcome.

Other

Other

Oct 07

Fall book sale

9:00 am -1:00 pm • Community Room, Rockland Public Library, 80 Union Street, Rockland

On October 7th from 9 am to 1 pm, the Friends of Rockland Public Library will have a book sale in the Community Room of Rockland Public Library. Fill a bag, provided, for $7.00 Members enjoy early bird shopping from 8:30, renew or join at the door.

Auctions/Sales, Literary

Auctions/Sales,Literary

Oct 09

Whale Ecology - Interactive

11 a.m. OR 1 p.m. • Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 9 Water St., Rockland

Come to a hands-on program about whale ecology while assembling the skeleton of a juvenile minke whale.

Children, Other

Children,Other

Oct 28

Grow Native Plants from Seed

10:00 - 11:30am • Sheepscot General Farm & Store
98 Town House Rd
Whitefield, ME 04353

Get hands-on experience in native plant propagation – germinating, collecting & storing seed – with Heather McCargo. Learn to sow wildflowers, ferns, shrubs & trees in outdoor pots or growing beds. Registration required: 596-2040 or www.knox-lincoln.org/wild-seed. Co-sponsored by Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District &…

Gardening

Gardening

Oct 07

Vitaly - Master Illusionist

7:30pm • Camden Opera House, 29 Elm Street, Camden, ME

Vitaly designed each illusion in his stage show, An Evening Wonders, a treat to theatrical entertainment not seen anywhere else.

Sep 26

All About Native Groundcovers

Noon - 1pm • Merryspring Nature Center
Conway Rd, Camden

Discover how to boost the biodiversity of your landscape from the ground up with native groundcovers. Using slides & samples, Hildy Ellis of Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District will profile a selection of native herbaceous perennials, ferns & low-growing shrubs for a variety of site conditions.
FMI: 236-2279 or e…

Gardening

Gardening

Aug 10

MBH&H Show

10:00-5:00 • Harbor and Buoy parks, Rockland, Maine

The annual August Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show features boats in the water, boats on land, marine gear vendors, fine furniture and home wares, arts, architecture, live music, and delicious food. This event is the largest in-the-water boat show north of Newport, Rhode Island.

Crafts, Fairs/Festivals, Other

Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Other

Mar 21

Music@Noon – John Mehrmann

12:00 pm • Farnsworth Art Museum Library, Rockland, ME

Bay Chamber Concerts presents: Music@Noon – John Mehrmann and Friends. John Mehrmann has written music for ensembles including the Bangor and Portland Symphonies and VoXX: Voice of Twenty, film scores, and commercials for Reebok. His Music@Noon concert is an engaging and delightful musical journey through a range of newly composed pieces.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Feb 21

Music@Noon – Emily & Inês

12:00 pm • Farnsworth Art Museum Library, Rockland, ME

Bay Chamber Concerts presents: Emily Jaworsky (mezzo-soprano) and Inês Andrade (piano). Their Music@Noon program includes Schumann’s Five Leider Opus 40, 7 Prelúdios and Poèmes Saturniens by the Portuguese composer António de Lima Fragoso (1897 - 1918), Poulenc’s Banalités and Martinu’s Novy Spalicek.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Jan 17

Music@Noon – Solera Quartet

12:00 pm • Farnsworth Art Museum Library, Rockland, ME

Bay Chamber Concerts presents: Solera String Quartet with pianist Josu de Solaun. Their Music@Noon program offers an opportunity to hear Beethoven’s String Quartet in F Minor, Opus 95 and George Enescu’s Piano Quintet in A Minor, Opus 29.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Nov 15

Music@Noon – Cela & Lopez

12:00 pm • Farnsworth Art Museum Library, Rockland, ME

Bay Chamber Concerts presents: Orlando Cela (flute) and George Lopez (piano). Their Music@Noon program features Bach’s Sonata in E-flat major, Daniel Schnyder’s Sailing, excerpts from Brahms’ Opus 76 and 118, revolutionary composer and flutist Robert Dick’s Flames Must Not Encircle Sides and French composer Mel Bonis’ Sonata for Flute and Piano.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Oct 18

Music@Noon – Bayside Trio

12:00 pm • Farnsworth Art Museum Library, Rockland, ME

Bay Chamber Concerts presents: Widely recognized for their dynamic and imaginative approach, the Bayside Trio is a bold new voice in chamber music. Anastasia Antonacos, pianist, Nicole Rabata, flutist, and Benjamin Noyes, cellist are internationally acclaimed prizewinners and recitalists.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Sep 25

Fall Fundraising Event!

Hours may vary • 184 Main Street, Damariscotta, Maine.

The Parent Program of Mid-Coast Maine, Inc. will be holding a Silent Auction Fundraising Event at the Skidompha Public Library, 184 Main Street, Damariscotta beginning Monday, September 25th through Tuesday, October 3rd. Please check library hours online @ skidompha.org or call 832.0343 for more information.

Auctions/Sales

Auctions/Sales

Oct 24

Flatbreads RPL Benefit Night

5:00-9:00pm • Flatbread Company, 399 Commercial St, Rockport, ME 04856

Stop by Flatbread on Tuesday, October 24th from 5-9pm to support the Friends of the Rockport Public Library. $3.50 for each large
pizza and $1.75 for each small will be donated to the Friends of the Rockport Public Library.

The Friends are a volunteer group that supports and raises money for the Library for a variety of needs.

Other

Other

Oct 01

Library Book Sale

10:00am-4:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Great deals all weekend--on the front lawn under the tents.

Other

Other

Sep 30

Library Book Sale

9:00am-4:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Great deals all weekend--on the front lawn under the tents.

Other

Other

Sep 29

Library Book Sale

9:00am-4:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Great deals all weekend--on the front lawn under the tents.

Other

Other

Sep 28

Author Event: Jim Krosschell

7:00-8:30pm • Camden Public Library

 

Essayist Jim Krosschell, author of 'One Man’s Maine,' will talk about his book and what he loves about our state. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing.

Literary

Literary

Sep 28

Songwriters Session

6:00-8:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Come find a supportive group for your songwriting. All levels and styles of songwriting are welcome.

Other

Other

Sep 26

Craftswomen of the Midcoast

7:00-8:30pm • Camden Public Library

 

Sandy Weisman of 26 Split Rock Cove workshop/studio will speak about her altered-book art.

Crafts, Visual Art

Crafts,Visual Art

Sep 26

YA Book Lovers Book Club

4:00-5:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

For anyone who our passion for Young Adult books, please come and share your favorite YA read. Format going forward will be discussed.

Discussions/Forums, Other

Discussions/Forums,Other

Sep 25

How to Do More Than Get by

4:30-6:00PM • Camden Public Library

 

Interactive forum, presented by New Ventures Maine on individualized approaches to simplified budgeting, your relationship with money, and strategies to start saving now. Free and open to all. To register: http://newventuresmaine.org/schedules/working-life-not-living-w-5/

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

Oct 06

First Friday ArtWalk at CMCA

5-8pm • Center for Maine Contemporary Art, 21 Winter St., Rockland, ME. Phone: 207-701-5005. cmcanow.org.

Visit CMCA during First Friday ArtWalk on October 6, 5-8pm. Free and open to the public.

Stop by our courtyard for a SURPRISE and ArtLab OpenStudio for a free, hands-on project!

Children, Exhibits, Seasonal, Visual Art, Other

Children,Exhibits,Seasonal,Visual Art,Other

Oct 22

Sunday Salon-Richard Russo

3-5pm • Center for Maine Contemporary Art, 21 Winter St., Rockland, ME. Phone: 207-701-5005. cmcanow.org

Join us for a Sunday Salon featuring artist Linden Frederick in conversation with author Richard Russo on their collaboration, “Downstairs,” a short story paired with Frederick’s painting of the same name, featured in the newly published book, Night Stories: Fifteen Paintings and The Stories They Inspired.

Exhibits, Visual Art, Other

Exhibits,Visual Art,Other

Sep 24

Tuesday Talk-William Wegman

3-5pm • Center for Maine Contemporary Art, 21 Winter St., Rockland, ME, Phone: 207-701-5005. cmcanow.org

Join us for a Sunday Salon with Executive Director and Chief Curator of The Ogunquit Museum of American Art, and former Curator of Film and New Media Arts at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Michael Mansfield as he speaks about video art in relation to the current exhibition, William Wegman | Reel to Real.

Exhibits, Visual Art, Other

Exhibits,Visual Art,Other

Oct 01

Pancakes and Chair Lift Rides

8:30 am - 1 pm • Camden Snow Bowl, 20 Barnestown Road, Camden, ME 04843

Children, Seasonal, Tours

Children,Seasonal,Tours

Nov 04

Jonathan Edwards in Concert

7:30 - 9:30 pm • Camden Opera House, 29 Elm Street, Camden, ME

Four decades into a career of uncompromising musical integrity, Jonathan Edwards simply delivers.

General admission tickets: $25; tickets are available at camdenoperahouse.com; the Box Office at (207) 536-5850; and Camden Town Office M- F 9 am to 3 pm.

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Oct 13

Sultans of Strings Concert

7:30 - 9:30 pm • Camden Opera House, 29 Elm Street, Camden, ME

 

Sultans of String celebrate musical fusion with warmth and virtuosity.

General admission tickets: $18 Advance; $22 at the door available at camdenoperahouse.com, the Box Office (207)536-5850 or Camden Town Office M - F 9AM - 3PM.

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Dec 01

Christmas by the Sea

• Activities and events throughout Camden, Lincolnville and Rockport.

Mark your calendars for Christmas by the Sea, to be held Dec. 1-3, 2017. The schedule of events is currently in the works, and events will be added to the Chamber of Commerce's calendar, as well as updated on the Christmas by the Sea Facebook page in the coming weeks. FMI: call the Camden Parks and Recreation office at 207-236-3438.

Children, Concerts, Crafts, Fairs/Festivals, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Children,Concerts,Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Sep 23

AZTEC TWO-STEP

7:30 pm • Strand Theatre
Rockland Me 04841
207-594-0070
www.rocklandstrand.com

Concerts

Concerts

Sep 26

Tuesday Talk-Linden Frederick

5:30-7:30pm • Center for Maine Contemporary Art, 21 Winter St., Rockland, ME 04841. Phone: 207-701-5005. cmcanow.org

Free to CMCA members + others with admission; limited to 50 people only!

By popular demand, artist Linden Frederick is hosting a second Tuesday Talk! Join us as he discusses his current exhibition Night Stories, a collaboration with 15 noted authors. Stay after the talk for refreshments and further conversation.

Exhibits, Other, Visual Art

Exhibits,Other,Visual Art

Jul 06

Russia in Grand Style

3 pm July 16 Moscow to July 26 St Petersburg • Begins in RUSSIA atMoscow Sheremetyevo International Airport (SVO) /ends St Petersburg (LED) Airport
http://wanderwoman.com

Come experience Russia! White Nights, Royal Palaces, Art Treasures & Caviar! Tour Moscow, the Medieval Towns of Russia’s Golden Ring, and St Petersburg with a small group.

Historical, Tours

Historical,Tours

Aug 13

Ireland Women-only Tour 2018

Meeting time 10 am at Shannon Airport • Tour begins and ends at Shannon Airport in Ireland.

Tour to the Wild West of Ireland: In Search of the Celtic Queen Granuaile with special guests author Anne Chambers & archaeologist Michael Gibbons.

Historical, Tours

Historical,Tours

Jun 17

Women's Vitality Retreat

3 pm on June 17 to 11 am June 21 • At the beautiful Hawthorn Inn in Camden, Maine
http://wanderwoman.com/womens_wellness_retreat_maine_trip.htm

Movement, Nature, Eating Well, and Revolutionary Self-care!
This retreat is designed for all women. Escape alone, or invite your mother/daughter/sister/friend for a special getaway to prioritize our own well-being, from which everyone in our lives benefits.

Other, Tours

Other,Tours

Sep 26

Leer y charlar

1:00-2:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Read and chat entirely in Spanish! All who are proficient in Spanish are welcome to attend. FMI contact Lynne Taylor at leerycharlar@gmail.com

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

Sep 29

Grown-up Story Hour

1:30-2:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

We never outgrow our delight in a good story read aloud. Join us every Friday afternoon in the comfortable seating in the Library's Teen Section. Librarians and community members take turns reading each week. If you are interested in being a reader, please contact Cayla at cmiller@librarycamden.org or 207-236-3440.

Other

Other

Oct 26

The Potager

• First Congregational Church, 55 Elm Street, Camden

Learn the history of the kitchen garden, or Potager, and learn how to plant your own.

Clubs, Gardening

Clubs,Gardening

Sep 28

The History of Tea

9:00-11:00am • First Congregational Church, 55 Elm Street, Camden

Learn about the history of tea from Mary Kay Felton, Lawyer and Historian.

Clubs, Gardening, Historical

Clubs,Gardening,Historical

Oct 04

Italian Cena/Dinner: Potluck

6:00-8:00 pm • Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland, ME

An Italian potluck for one and all. Bring your favorite Italian potluck (appetizer, main or dessert) to serve 8-10 and a beverage (wine or other) and join us for this wonderful evening!

Other

Other

Oct 09

Spanish in the Bangor Area

5:30 - 7 pm • Veazie Community School, 1040 School Street, Veazie

Spanish in Bangor for all ages and levels with native speaker, Adrian Arias-Palomo of Madrid!

Sep 28

The Tastes of Persia

6:00-8:00 pm • Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland

An authentic, Persian feast! Join us for a full meal with appetizer, main dish, dessert and beverage.

Other

Other

Oct 14

Parent-Child French

9-10 am • Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland

Your preschooler or kindergartener will love the fun, hands-on activities intended to introduce young ones to the French language and culture. Come and join Owen Page of Normandy. Offered four consecutive Satrudays with an extension available. A parent must be present!

Other

Other

Sep 26

French Cooking and Conversatin

5:30-7:30 pm • Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland

Prepare dishes from various regions in France while learning the language. Appropriate for beginning and advanced beginner French students and for those who love to cook!

Other

Other

Sep 27

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

7:00 - 8:30 pm • Rockland

You will see buildings that once seemed ordinary but will take on eerie new dimensions as their history, and that of the ghosts that are said to still reside there are unveiled on your one-of-a-kind evening.

Children, Historical, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children,Historical,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

Sep 29

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

7:00 - 8:30 pm • Camden

Join us for lantern-lit walks exploring the mysterious haunts and untold history of Camden. Appropriate for all, this 90 minute tour will be a one-of-a-kind adventure as you learn legends of the area and hear some local ghostly tales at twilight.

Children, Historical, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children,Historical,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

Sep 26

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

7:00 - 8:30 pm • Camden

Join us for lantern-lit walks exploring the mysterious haunts and untold history of Camden. Appropriate for all, this 90 minute tour will be a one-of-a-kind adventure as you learn legends of the area and hear some local ghostly tales at twilight.

Children, Historical, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children,Historical,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

Oct 06

First Friday Art Walk

5 to 8 pm • Downtown Rockland

 

First Friday Art Walks are held on the first Friday of each month, May through November, in downtown Rockland.

Visual Art

Visual Art

Oct 01

Harbor Arts

10:00am-4:00pm • Camden Public Library South Lawn, Amphitheatre and Harbor Park

 

The Camden Public Library carries on the tradition of excellent juried arts, with a festive flavor and emphasis on quality and publicity. Sponsored by the Reny Charitable Foundation, with added support from First National Bank.

Fairs/Festivals, Other

Fairs/Festivals,Other

Sep 30

Harbor Arts

10:00am-4:00pm • Camden Public Library South Lawn, Amphitheatre and Harbor Park

 

The Camden Public Library carries on the tradition of excellent juried arts, with a festive flavor and emphasis on quality and publicity. Sponsored by the Reny Charitable Foundation, with added support from First National Bank.

Fairs/Festivals, Other

Fairs/Festivals,Other

Nov 04

Trekkers Auction, November 4

5:00-9:00pm • Owls Head Transportation Museum, 117 Museum St., Route 73, Owls Head, ME 04854

Trekkers Auction, Saturday, November 4. Bid for adventure and bid for fun on hundreds of items. The lead sponsor is Fisher Engineering, with Fisher Stainless Steel XV2™ V-plow, 8’ 6” blade width, valued at $8,500. Auctioneer Bruce Gamage. All proceeds benefit Trekkers programs. $10 admission. Live and silent auction, hors d’oeuvres, sweets.

Auctions/Sales

Auctions/Sales

Oct 14

Volunteer Day

8:00am 5:00pm • On Hurricane Island!

Make sure to wear solid, supportive shoes and clothes you don't mind getting dirty. If you have a specific skill or interest, please share with us so we can make use of your expertise! We will break mid-day for a free community lunch and there will be time at the end of the day to hike around and explore the island!

Sep 27

Camden Farmers Market

3:30 pm - 6:00 pm • 116 Washington Street (Route 105)
Camden River Park

 

A full array of locally produced products and native-grown fruits, flowers and vegetables. New location this year! 116 Washington Street, at Camden Riverside Park. Find out more at www.camdenfarmersmarket.org

Children, Crafts, Fairs/Festivals, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Gardening,Seasonal

Oct 04

Camden Farmers Market

3:30 pm - 6:00 pm • 116 Washington Street (Route 105)
Camden River Park

 

A full array of locally produced products and native-grown fruits, flowers and vegetables. New location this year! 116 Washington Street, at Camden Riverside Park. Find out more at www.camdenfarmersmarket.org

Children, Crafts, Fairs/Festivals, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Gardening,Seasonal

Oct 11

Camden Farmers Market

3:30 pm - 6:00 pm • 116 Washington Street (Route 105)
Camden River Park

 

A full array of locally produced products and native-grown fruits, flowers and vegetables. New location this year! 116 Washington Street, at Camden Riverside Park. Find out more at www.camdenfarmersmarket.org

Children, Crafts, Fairs/Festivals, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Gardening,Seasonal

Oct 18

Camden Farmers Market

3:30 pm - 6:00 pm • 116 Washington Street (Route 105)
Camden River Park

 

A full array of locally produced products and native-grown fruits, flowers and vegetables. New location this year! 116 Washington Street, at Camden Riverside Park. Find out more at www.camdenfarmersmarket.org

Children, Crafts, Fairs/Festivals, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Gardening,Seasonal

Oct 25

Camden Farmers Market

3:30 pm - 6:00 pm • 116 Washington Street (Route 105)
Camden River Park

 

A full array of locally produced products and native-grown fruits, flowers and vegetables. New location this year! 116 Washington Street, at Camden Riverside Park. Find out more at www.camdenfarmersmarket.org

Children, Crafts, Fairs/Festivals, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Gardening,Seasonal

Sep 23

Camden Farmers Market

9:00 am - 12:00 pm • 116 Washington Street (Route 105)
Camden River Park

 

A full array of locally produced products and native-grown fruits, flowers and vegetables. New location this year! 116 Washington Street, at Camden River Park. Find out more at www.camdenfarmersmarket.org

Children, Crafts, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Gardening,Seasonal

Sep 30

Camden Farmers Market

9:00 am - 12:00 pm • 116 Washington Street (Route 105)
Camden River Park

 

A full array of locally produced products and native-grown fruits, flowers and vegetables. New location this year! 116 Washington Street, at Camden River Park. Find out more at www.camdenfarmersmarket.org

Children, Crafts, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Gardening,Seasonal

Oct 07

Camden Farmers Market

9:00 am - 12:00 pm • 116 Washington Street (Route 105)
Camden River Park

 

A full array of locally produced products and native-grown fruits, flowers and vegetables. New location this year! 116 Washington Street, at Camden River Park. Find out more at www.camdenfarmersmarket.org

Children, Crafts, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Gardening,Seasonal

Oct 14

Camden Farmers Market

9:00 am - 12:00 pm • 116 Washington Street (Route 105)
Camden River Park

 

A full array of locally produced products and native-grown fruits, flowers and vegetables. New location this year! 116 Washington Street, at Camden River Park. Find out more at www.camdenfarmersmarket.org

Children, Crafts, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Gardening,Seasonal

Oct 21

Camden Farmers Market

9:00 am - 12:00 pm • 116 Washington Street (Route 105)
Camden River Park

 

A full array of locally produced products and native-grown fruits, flowers and vegetables. New location this year! 116 Washington Street, at Camden River Park. Find out more at www.camdenfarmersmarket.org

Children, Crafts, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Gardening,Seasonal

Oct 28

Camden Farmers Market

9:00 am - 12:00 pm • 116 Washington Street (Route 105)
Camden River Park

 

A full array of locally produced products and native-grown fruits, flowers and vegetables. New location this year! 116 Washington Street, at Camden River Park. Find out more at www.camdenfarmersmarket.org

Children, Crafts, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Gardening,Seasonal

Oct 25

Public Supper

5:30 PM • People's United Methodist Church
13 Chapel Street
So. Thomaston, ME

 

Hot Dogs & Beans Public Supper
Menu to include Baked Beans, hotdogs, yeast rolls, brown bread, cole slaw, dessert, beverages
Good Food! Good Fellowship!
5:30 PM
Adults $8 Children under 12 $4

Sep 27

Public Supper

5:30 PM • People's United Methodist Church
13 Chapel Street
So. Thomaston, ME

 

Ham Dinner Family Style Public Supper
Menu Served family style - ham, green beans, potato salad, cole slaw, biscuits, mustard pickles, beverages, desserts
Good Food! Good Fellowship!
5:30 PM
Adults $8 Children under 12 $4

Oct 05

Full moon sail aboard Surprise

5:30-7:30 • 1 Public Landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Oct 09

PhotoTour:Waterfalls & Foliage

• Western Maine; Bethel to Rangeley

Join us for a multi-day adventure in western Maine to photograph breathtaking autumn colors, magnificent and graceful waterfalls, and distinguished covered bridges in an area that Yankee Magazine ranks among the top destinations for fall foliage. All skill levels and all camera types are welcome. CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224.

Discussions/Forums, Historical, Literary, Other, Seasonal, Tours, Visual Art

Discussions/Forums,Historical,Literary,Other,Seasonal,Tours,Visual Art

Sep 30

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

10:00am-6:00pm • Rockland/Vinalhaven, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Join us for an adventure of exploring Maine's coast while improving your photography skills. You will see; bay scenery, marine wildlife, island culture, a quaint village, unique shops and galleries. With “Lesson’s on Location” gain better control of camera operations and expand your vision. Any skill level and any digital camera are welcome.

Children, Discussions/Forums, Historical, Other, Seasonal, Tours, Visual Art

Children,Discussions/Forums,Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours,Visual Art

Sep 26

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays • Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

 

From January 24 through October 17, 2017, Merryspring Nature holds a different speaker every Tuesday at noon. These talks on environmental affairs feature artists, scientists, gardeners, writers, and entrepreneurs with a different topic each week. Cost is $5 for the general public. Merryspring members admitted for free.

Discussions/Forums, Gardening, Historical, Other, Visual Art

Discussions/Forums,Gardening,Historical,Other,Visual Art

Oct 03

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays • Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

 

From January 24 through October 17, 2017, Merryspring Nature holds a different speaker every Tuesday at noon. These talks on environmental affairs feature artists, scientists, gardeners, writers, and entrepreneurs with a different topic each week. Cost is $5 for the general public. Merryspring members admitted for free.

Discussions/Forums, Gardening, Historical, Other, Visual Art

Discussions/Forums,Gardening,Historical,Other,Visual Art

Oct 10

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays • Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

 

From January 24 through October 17, 2017, Merryspring Nature holds a different speaker every Tuesday at noon. These talks on environmental affairs feature artists, scientists, gardeners, writers, and entrepreneurs with a different topic each week. Cost is $5 for the general public. Merryspring members admitted for free.

Discussions/Forums, Gardening, Historical, Other, Visual Art

Discussions/Forums,Gardening,Historical,Other,Visual Art

Oct 17

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays • Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

 

From January 24 through October 17, 2017, Merryspring Nature holds a different speaker every Tuesday at noon. These talks on environmental affairs feature artists, scientists, gardeners, writers, and entrepreneurs with a different topic each week. Cost is $5 for the general public. Merryspring members admitted for free.

Discussions/Forums, Gardening, Historical, Other, Visual Art

Discussions/Forums,Gardening,Historical,Other,Visual Art

Sep 24

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

9:30-12:30 • Camden Public Landing

 

Join us aboard the 'Lively Lady' for a fantastic 3-hour cruise through Penobscot Bay past some of the most photographed lighthouses in the world. On this narrated tour, you'll learn the history of the bay and pass 5 lighthouses - including some that can only be seen by boat. There will be opportunities to see wildlife along the way as well.…

Tours

Tours

Oct 01

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

9:30-12:30 • Camden Public Landing

 

Join us aboard the 'Lively Lady' for a fantastic 3-hour cruise through Penobscot Bay past some of the most photographed lighthouses in the world. On this narrated tour, you'll learn the history of the bay and pass 5 lighthouses - including some that can only be seen by boat. There will be opportunities to see wildlife along the way as well.…

Tours

Tours

Oct 08

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

9:30-12:30 • Camden Public Landing

 

Join us aboard the 'Lively Lady' for a fantastic 3-hour cruise through Penobscot Bay past some of the most photographed lighthouses in the world. On this narrated tour, you'll learn the history of the bay and pass 5 lighthouses - including some that can only be seen by boat. There will be opportunities to see wildlife along the way as well.…

Tours

Tours

Oct 15

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

9:30-12:30 • Camden Public Landing

 

Join us aboard the 'Lively Lady' for a fantastic 3-hour cruise through Penobscot Bay past some of the most photographed lighthouses in the world. On this narrated tour, you'll learn the history of the bay and pass 5 lighthouses - including some that can only be seen by boat. There will be opportunities to see wildlife along the way as well.…

Tours

Tours

Sep 28

Rockland Farmers' Market

8:30am - 1pm • Rockland Harbor Park

 

Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennials, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gift, and more! Mid-May through October. Rocklandfarmersmarket.org​

Children, Gardening, Other, Seasonal

Children,Gardening,Other,Seasonal

Oct 05

Rockland Farmers' Market

8:30am - 1pm • Rockland Harbor Park

 

Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennials, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gift, and more! Mid-May through October. Rocklandfarmersmarket.org​

Children, Gardening, Other, Seasonal

Children,Gardening,Other,Seasonal

Oct 12

Rockland Farmers' Market

8:30am - 1pm • Rockland Harbor Park

 

Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennials, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gift, and more! Mid-May through October. Rocklandfarmersmarket.org​

Children, Gardening, Other, Seasonal

Children,Gardening,Other,Seasonal

Oct 19

Rockland Farmers' Market

8:30am - 1pm • Rockland Harbor Park

 

Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennials, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gift, and more! Mid-May through October. Rocklandfarmersmarket.org​

Children, Gardening, Other, Seasonal

Children,Gardening,Other,Seasonal

Oct 26

Rockland Farmers' Market

8:30am - 1pm • Rockland Harbor Park

 

Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennials, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gift, and more! Mid-May through October. Rocklandfarmersmarket.org​

Children, Gardening, Other, Seasonal

Children,Gardening,Other,Seasonal

Jan 28

Pies on Parade Pie Tour

1:00 - 4:00pm • Venues throughout downtown Rockland

Celebrate National Pie Day in Rockland by tasting more than 50 varieties of sweet and savory pies donated by businesses throughout Rockland. Try everything from fruit, chocolate and sweet pies to egg, whoopie and pizza pies. Call to reserve tickets: 207-596-6611. Info: www.HistoricInnsofRockland.com.

Fairs/Festivals

Fairs/Festivals

Nov 18

Fall Art & Antique Auction

11:00 am • Thomaston Place Auction Galleries
51 Atlantic Highway
Thomaston, ME 04861

Join us at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on November 18 & 19 for our amazing Fall auction of 1,000+ lots of fine art and antiques. Auction items can be viewed at www.thomastonauction.com.

Auctions/Sales

Auctions/Sales

Nov 25

Annual Tree Auction

1:00 to 4:00 pm • Rockland Public Library, 80 Union Street, Rockland ME

 

Auctions/Sales, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Seasonal

Sep 28

Conservation Education Fair

9:30am - 1:30pm • Union Fairgrounds
Fairgrounds Lane
Union ME 04862

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District brings together local & regional presenters and Knox-Lincoln county students in grades 5-8 for a day of exploring conservation topics, environmental issues, live animals and farming, music, & fun. Pre-registration required for schools or classrooms. Contact 596-2040 or rebecca@knox…

Children, Fairs/Festivals, Other

Children,Fairs/Festivals,Other

Oct 08

Photo Walk: Rockport Village

10:00 - 1:00-ish • Rockport, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Explore this quaint village during autumn and expand your photography skills. “Lessons on Location” offer tips and techniques to guide you in creating interesting and unique images along the way. Expect rocky coastline scenery, beautiful historic homes, landmarks, stone-walls, gardens, and some surprises. Any camera, any skill level welcome.

Children, Discussions/Forums, Gardening, Historical, Other, Seasonal, Tours, Visual Art

Children,Discussions/Forums,Gardening,Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours,Visual Art

Oct 11

Fall Foliage Photo Wrksp

8:00am - 6pm • Rockland, Camden, Rockport, Appleton, Union, Liberty and more.

Cool nights and warm days start to bring out the first signs of color to the trees in the Midcoast. It’s the perfect time for a little photography get-away. Seems no matter where you turn there’s a beautiful photo just waiting to be taken and during this workshop you will learn to improve your photography skills.

Tours, Visual Art

Tours,Visual Art

Nov 02

Cutting Gardens and Bouquets

1:00 p.m. • Rockport Opera House

 

11/2/2017. Cutting Gardens and Bouquets. Nancy Johnson of Ravenswood Farm, who calls herself a flower farmer, will talk about growing flowers for bouquets. Her focus is on starting a cutting garden and using the flowers in arrangements. Hosted by the Rockport Garden Club.

Gardening

Gardening

Dec 02

Holly Berry Fair

8 a.m. --12 p.m. • Rockport Opera House

 

12/2/2017. Rockport Garden Club's Holly Berry Fair. 8 a.m.--noon. Rockport Opera House. A wonderland of holiday delights for sale: trees, wreaths, handmade gifts, treasures from A Second Look and Cook's Corner, jewelry, paper whites, delicious appetizers and soups for holiday entertaining, and our wonderful home baked treats. 207-236-7788.

Fairs/Festivals

Fairs/Festivals

Nov 24

Festival Of Lights

• Downtown Rockland

Children, Clubs, Concerts, Exhibits, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Children,Clubs,Concerts,Exhibits,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Oct 10

Shipbuilding in the Midcoast

7:00pm • The Knox Farmhouse Museum
80 Knox Street
Thomaston, ME 04861

 

Author and historian, Bill Bunting, will talk about the rich history of shipbuilding in the Midcoast area.
Refreshments will be served. The program is free but donations are greatly appreciated.

Historical

Historical

Oct 22

Apple Variety Weekend

9:00 - 5:00 • 434 Camden Road
Hope, Maine 04847

 

Exhibits, Fairs/Festivals, Gardening, Tours

Exhibits,Fairs/Festivals,Gardening,Tours

Oct 08

Hope Orchards Fall Festival

9:00 - 5:00 • 434 Camden Road
Hope Maine 04847

 

Join us at Hope Orchards to celebrate Fall!
Come pick apples, eat food, enjoy the music
Shop with local Maine Crafters

Crafts, Exhibits, Fairs/Festivals, Gardening

Crafts,Exhibits,Fairs/Festivals,Gardening

Nov 04

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

7:00 pm • Rockland, Maine

A Full Moon evening of history, legends and lore; an adventure in discovery!

Children, Historical, Other, Performing Arts, Tours

Children,Historical,Other,Performing Arts,Tours

Oct 13

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

7:00 pm • Rockland, Maine

An evening of history, legends and lore; an adventure in discovery on Friday the 13th!

Children, Historical, Other, Performing Arts, Seasonal, Tours

Children,Historical,Other,Performing Arts,Seasonal,Tours

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