Upcoming Events in Midcoast Maine

Chamber Challenge Golf Tournament

Friday, October 07, 2016
Registration & Breakfast at 7:00am
Tee Time at 8:00am

The Samoset Resort

The Annual Chamber Challenge Golf Tournament at The Samoset Golf Course in Rockport will take place on Friday, October 8, tee off at 8:00 A.M.. Teams and sponsorship sell out quickly so reserve now. Previous year sponsors get first right of acceptance.

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Chamber Specific Events

Storytime & Crafts

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
10:30 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Join Ms. Judy for a stories, then color or do a craft!

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Children

Clean Up Your Credit

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
6:00-7:30pm

Camden Public Library

New Ventures Maine class on how to reduce your debt, improve your credit, and maintain a good credit score. The class will help you create your own step-by-step plan to pay down your debt. The class is free. To register by phone or FMI, contact Melinda Wildes, 207-593-7942 or melinda.wildes@maine.edu.

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Other

Children's Drawing Class

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
4:00 PM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This week: Apple picking

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Children

Adult Art Workshop

Monday, September 26, 2016
11:00 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This week: St. George Grange

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Special Storytime: Fall Season

Saturday, September 24, 2016
10:30 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Come hear stories related to our favorite season- Apple Season! Then have apple snacks and create fall related crafts.

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Children

"Two Old Cops & An Angel"

Friday, September 23, 2016
7:00 PM

Oceanside High School, 400 Broadway, Rockland

We will hold a raffle for a set of 3 books, one from each author. Tickets may be purchased closer to the event at the Rockland Public Library for $20 in advance and $25 at the door.

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Baby Storytime

Friday, September 23, 2016
10:00 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This storytime takes place downstairs in the baby room.

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Children

Film: What Tomorrow Brings

Thursday, September 22, 2016
6:00 PM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This film is a part of PBS’s award-winning documentary series, POV.

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LEGO™ Club

Thursday, September 22, 2016
4:15 PM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This week: Battle grounds

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Children

Storytime & Crafts

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
10:30 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Come join Ms. Judy for a story and then coloring or crafting!

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Children

Children's Drawing Class

Tuesday, September 20, 2016
4:00 PM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This week: Barnyard animals

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Children

Adult Art Workshop

Monday, September 19, 2016
11:00 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This week: A classic Maine farmhouse

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Nature Art Exhibit

Friday, September 02, 2016
5:00-8:00 p.m.

Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center

The Maine Coastal Islands Visitor Center will be open during First Friday Art Walk on Friday, September 2 from 5-8 p.m.

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Exhibits,Visual Art

Family Storytime

Saturday, September 17, 2016
10:30 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Stop in for story time & craft time with Miss Jean!

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Children

Coloring for Adults!

Saturday, September 17, 2016
11:00 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Come and join our fun and casual coloring club. Designed just for adults who want to relax and enjoy this age old activity.
All materials provided, and best of all, no previous experience required !

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Baby Storytime

Friday, September 16, 2016
10:00 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This storytime takes place downstairs in the baby room.

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Children

Talk: Civil War Sculpture

Thursday, September 15, 2016
6:30 PM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Maine State Historian Earle Shettleworth presents the sculpture of Maine's Frank Simmons

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Historical

Storytime & Crafts

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
10:30 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Come join Ms. Judy for stories and fun crafts in the Children’s Room.

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Children

How Do Colleges Pick Students?

Tuesday, September 20, 2016
6:00 PM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Talk with college planner Wendy Thomspon- how do colleges REALLY choose students?

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Children's Drawing Class

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
4:00 PM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This week: Farm scenes and fall harvest

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Children

Tuesday Book Club

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
1:00-2:30pm

Camden Public Library

Tuesday Book Group will discuss 'My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry' by Fredrik Backman. All are welcome. Please call Mary at 207-763-3035 for more information.

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Leer y charlar

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
1:00-2:00pm

Camden Public Library

Read and chat--entirely in Spanish! Spanish-language reading and conversation group. All who are proficient in Spanish are welcome. FMI contact Lynne Taylor at leerycharlar@gmail.com.

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Leer y charlar

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
1:00-2:00pm

Camden Public Library

Read and chat--entirely in Spanish! Spanish-language reading and conversation group. All who are proficient in Spanish are welcome. FMI contact Lynne Taylor at leerycharlar@gmail.com.

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Other

Joy of Movement

Monday, September 12, 2016
12noon-1:00pm

Camden Public Library--Picker Room

Destination Wellness speaker Meg Barclay describes the joys of movement through Nia for Every Body: young or old, big or small, energetic or weary, well or injured.

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Other

Mini Maker Faire

Saturday, September 10, 2016
11:00am-3:00pm

Camden Library Amphitheater & Camden Public Library

Fourth annual Midcoast Mini Maker Faire will feature interactive exhibits with Makers, who will enthusiastically demonstrate their current projects--in the Camden Amphitheatre and at the Library. Maker Faire is the greatest show-and-tell on earth, with everything from hands-on to high tech!

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Fairs/Festivals

Star Party with Miss Amy

Saturday, September 17, 2016
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Beech Hill Preserve, Rockport ME

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Children

Kites and Ice Cream!!

Saturday, September 17, 2016
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Beech Hill Preserve, Rockport ME

Our 4th annual Kites and Ice Cream afternoon at Beech Hill Preserve in Rockport. Don't miss out on this fun (and free) family event! Pre-registration is required.

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Children,Seasonal

Jewish Immigration to Maine

Thursday, October 27, 2016
7:00 p.m.

Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland

Jewish Immigration: The View From Maine. This event is co-sponsored by the 2017 Camden Conference. Presenter, Professor David Freidenreich is the Pulver Family Associate Professor of Jewish Studies at Colby College.

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Other

Fall Registration Open!

Monday, September 19, 2016
9:00

Peobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland

Time to register for language classes for all levels and all ages! New programs and new locations!

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Other

Early morning photography walk

Saturday, September 17, 2016
8:00am - 10:00am

Fernalds Neck Preserve.

Participants will be invited to share their favorite photos from the day, for inclusion on a collage posting on Land Trust social media platforms

Rain date is Saturday, October 1. For more information see the calendar under “Attend an Event” at www.coastalmountains.org. For last minute changes, contact Coastal Mountains Land Trust at 207-236-709

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Other,Tours

Sunday "Jamm"

Sunday, August 28 – Sunday, December 25, 2016
1:30 - 4:00 pm

Sail, Power and Steam Museum
75 Mechanic Street
Rockland, Maine 04841

Every Sunday come for the jam session at Sail, Power and Steam Museum for a delightful afternoon. Coffee and cookies are included with your entertainment afternoon. Come! Just for the heck of it.

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Concerts,Other

A History of Banned Books

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
6:30pm

Rockport Public Library, 485 Commercial St, Rockport, ME 04856

To celebrate Banned Books Week, the Rockport Public Library will be hosting a talk by their children's librarian, Ben Odgren, about the history of book challenges and censorship in America. This is an all-ages event and will be held here at the Rockport Public Library.

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Discussions/Forums

Adult Art Workshop

Monday, September 12, 2016
11:00 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This week: Harjula's barn

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Family Storytime

Saturday, September 10, 2016
10:30 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Children's Room. Stop in for story time & craft time with Miss Jean!

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Children

Baby Storytime

Friday, September 09, 2016
10:00 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Takes place downstairs in the baby room.

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Children

KCRC Community Conversation

Thursday, September 08, 2016
6:00 PM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Opiate Addiction Epidemic with Dr. Ira Mandel. *PRE-REGISTRATION IS RECOMMENDED. Call the library at 594-0310.

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Discussions/Forums

LEGO™ Club

Thursday, September 08, 2016
4:15 PM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

NOTE: NEW DAY! We now meet every other Thursday, at 4:15 PM!

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Children

Storytime & Crafts

Wednesday, September 07, 2016
10:30 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Join us for stories with Miss Judy and fun crafts in the Children’s Room!

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Children

Children's Drawing Class

Tuesday, September 06, 2016
4:00 PM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This week: Butterflies and Monarch Migration

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Children

Kid's Public Safety Day

Saturday, September 03, 2016
10:30 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Come hear stories of our policemen, firemen, and rescue crews of the Coast Guard. Special guest, giveaways, and crafts.

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Children

Baby Storytime

Friday, September 02, 2016
10:00 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This storytime takes place downstairs in the baby room.

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Children

Camden Conference Talk

Thursday, September 01, 2016
6:00 PM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Deconstructing the US Immigration System, with Steven M. Bander, Esq.

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Discussions/Forums

Storytime & Crafts

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
10:30 AM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

Come join Ms. Judy for stories and fun crafts in the Children’s Room.

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Children

Children's Drawing Class

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
4:00 PM

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St., Rockland

This week: Let's draw a Maine country fair!

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Children

MCC Fall registration begins~

Monday, September 19 – Monday, October 03, 2016
5:00 pm

Elm Street Congregational Church
Elm St Camden

Fall chorus registration to begin Monday, September 19th starting at 5pm, with our first rehearsal starting at 6:30pm.

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Concerts,Performing Arts

September Artist Reception

Thursday, September 08, 2016
4:00-6:00pm

Camden Public Library

Reception for Artist of the Month, Sarah Ann Smith, whose exhibit of art quilts, 'C3: Color, Cloth Collage' will be on display in the Picker Room through the month of September.

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Exhibits,Visual Art

Midcoast Stroke Support Group

Wednesday, September 07, 2016
10-11:00am

Camden Public Library

Regularly scheduled 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.

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Opiate Addiction--Knox County

Tuesday, September 06, 2016
7:00-8:45pm

Camden Public Library

Dr. Ira Mandel and the Knox County Recovery Coalition hold a Community Conversation about Opiate Addiction in Knox County. Mandel will provide an overview about the extent of the epidemic and how it affects entire families and more than a thousand people in Knox County.

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Other

Yacht-Model Maker Robert Eddy

Sunday, September 04, 2016
2:00-3:00pm

Camden Public Library

Camden’s classic yacht model maker Robert Eddy will give a slide talk on his craft and creations as part of the Camden Windjammer Festival’s weekend festivities.

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Conservation Farm Tour

Saturday, September 10, 2016
8:00am-4:00pm

Bus will leave from a central location in Waldoboro. Participants from Camden/north may carpool from District office at 893 West St (Rt90) in Rockpo

Register now for Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation Farm Tour! Travel the highways & bi-ways of Lincoln County in a luxury coach from Northeast Charter & Tour Co to visit Beau Chemin Preservation Farm in Waldoboro, Hamilton Farm & Barred Owl Creamery in Whitefield, and Eldertide Pharm in Dresden Mills. $45 fee includes a.m. coffee break, lunch, p.m. snacks

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Seasonal,Tours

Nautical Dog Show

Saturday, September 03, 2016
10:00 am

Harbor Park
Camden

The Camden Windjammer Festival Nautical Dog Show at 10 am in Camden Harbor Park, presented by P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center. Go to pawsadoption.org to register to participate in the multiple activities.

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Fairs/Festivals

Summer Soiree Hosted by PBWHF

Friday, September 09, 2016
6:00 - 9:00pm

Front Street Shipyard - 101 Front Street, Belfast

The event will take place from 6:00pm to 9:00pm and will feature catering by Trillium, music by Flash! In the Pans Community Steel Band, brews by Marshall Wharf Brewing Co. and Cellardoor Wines.

Tickets are $75 per person and proceeds will benefit hospital charity care services at Pen Bay Medical Center and Waldo County General Hospital.

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HOT SARDINES

Sunday, October 02, 2016
7:30 pm

Strand Theatre, Rockland Maine

Old-time hot jazz with new-time style!
The Hot Sardines transforms songs from another era into pop music for this century. Its sound is steeped in hot, foot-stomping jazz, salty stride piano, and the kind of music Louis Armstrong, Django Reinhardt, and Fats Waller used to make. https://tickets.rocklandstrand.com/orderticketsarea.asp?p=647&a=1

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Concerts

NICK CAVE

Saturday, September 10, 2016
8:00 pm

Strand Theatre, Rockland, Me

Sat., Sept. 10 at 8pm: NICK CAVE: One More Time WIth Feeling
Australian alternative rock icons Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds reveal their new album ”Skeleton Tree” with a new feature film One More Time With Feeling. Ticktes: $10/General Admission. FMI STRAND THEATRE 345 MAIN STREET ROCKLAND (207) 594-0070 www.RocklandStrand.com

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Visual Art

Native Americans and Voting

Thursday, September 29, 2016
6:30-7:45pm

Rockport Opera House

Native Americans, The 14th Amendment, and Voting in the State of Maine.

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Discussions/Forums,Historical

How to Self Publish Your Book

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
6:00-7:45pm

Rockport Public Library

If you’re interested in the creative process or thinking about that book you’ve been meaning to write, this event is for you. There will be time for questions and answers after the presentation.

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Discussions/Forums,Literary

Claudia Schmidt in Concert!

Thursday, September 01, 2016
7:00-9:00pm

Camden Public Library

Claudia Schmidt returns to kick off the Library Coffeehouse season. Admission is $12, tickets are available at the Camden Public Library. For reservations call Ken Gross at 207-236-3440 or email info@librarycamden.org.

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Concerts

The Ranger and the Reporter

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
7:00-8:30pm

Camden Public Library

Author Tim Caverly presents 'The Ranger and the Reporter' about his adventures on the Allagash, released in time to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service as well as the 50th birthday of the Allagash Wilderness Waterway.

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Other

Almeida Live: Richard lll

Thursday, September 01, 2016
1pm & 7pm

The Strand Theatre Rockland, Me

First live screening from the Almeida Theatre - starring Ralph Fiennes!
The Almeida Theatre makes its live screening debut with an explosive new adaptation of Richard III, directed by Almeida Artistic Director Rupert Goold with Ralph Fiennes as Shakespeare’s most notorious villain and Vanessa Redgrave as Queen Margaret.

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Performing Arts,Visual Art

Zoey Frank Exhibition

Friday, August 19 – Saturday, September 24, 2016
9am to 5pm, Monday through Saturday

Haynes Galleries, 91 Main Street, Thomaston

"Zoey Frank: Connections & Changes" August 19 - September 24 in Thomaston. New paintings incorporate new elements, resulting in images that compel viewers to look longer. Opening reception: August 19, 5-7:30pm. Frank will attend opening to speak with guests. All events free.

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Exhibits,Seasonal,Visual Art

Roger Dale Brown Exhibition

Friday, August 19 – Saturday, September 24, 2016
9am-5pm, Monday through Saturday

Haynes Galleries, 91 Main Street, Thomaston, ME

Roger Dale Brown returns to Maine with his breathtaking landscape views in “Roger Dale Brown: A Passion for Painting." The plein air master will showcase new work, both large and small, painted during recent expeditions and travels. Aug 19-Sept 24. Reception: Aug 19, 5-7:30pm

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Exhibits,Seasonal,Visual Art

Test

Saturday, August 05, 2017

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KCRC Charity Dance & Auction

Friday, September 09, 2016
6:00-9:00pm

Samoset Resort, Warrenton Avenue, Rockport, Maine

Knox County Recovery Coalition Charity Dance & Auction
The mission of the KCRC is to educate the community about addiction, to strengthen community efforts to foster prevention and to empower and support individuals in addiction recovery. Funds raised will be used to support these activities. Tickets are $30. Email knoxrecovery@gmail.com to RSVP.

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6th Annual Trekkers Auction

Saturday, October 22, 2016
6-9pm

Owls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head, Maine

Join us for our 6th Annual Trekkers Auction on Saturday, October 22, 2016. This year’s event will feature Auctioneer Bruce Gamage. All proceeds will benefit Trekkers students. The evening will include a live and silent auction, a buffet featuring delicious appetizers & desserts. 6:00-9:00pm. Preview, 6:00-7:00pm; Silent Auction starts at 6:00pm;

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Auctions/Sales

Hikes Along the Maine Coast

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
6:30 p.m.

Rockport Opera House

Adventurer and writer Carey Kish of Mount Desert Island has been exploring Maine’s coastal and mountain hiking trails for more than four decades. Join him at the Rockport Opera House to hear about some wonderful hikes for you to try.

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Discussions/Forums

Coastal Mountains Nature Prog.

Saturday, September 10, 2016
10:00am - 12:00pm

Beech Hill Preserve, Rockville Street parking lot, Rockport, ME.

Come learn about our present day forest, and how it might have looked in the past. Interpreting the Forested Landscape nature walk. Naturalist Gary Gulezian and arborist Doug Johnson leads this fascinating walk where we will learn how clues in today’s forests can reveal features and uses of the land in the past. Wear sturdy shoes, bring water and bug spray. Please, leave your dog at home.

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Children,Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Windjammers, Pirates & Ghosts

Sunday, September 04, 2016
5:00 - 6:30 pm

Camden

Join the fun as we add pirate tales and windjammer history to our original walking tour.

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Children,Historical,Other,Performing Arts,Tours

Windjammers, Pirates & Ghosts

Saturday, September 03, 2016
5:00 - 6:30 pm

Camden

Join the fun as we add pirate tales and windjammer history to our original walking tour!

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Children,Historical,Other,Performing Arts,Tours

AARP Driver Safety Course

Friday, October 14, 2016
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, ME 04843

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Discussions/Forums

The Science of Hope

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
3-4 pm

Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, ME 04843

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Discussions/Forums

Discovering Creativity

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
1:00 - 2:30 pm

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street, Camden, ME 04843

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Discussions/Forums

Savage Oakes Vineyard and Wine

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, ME 04843

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Discussions/Forums

Wild by Nature

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, ME 04843

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Discussions/Forums

The ME Home Front in World I

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, ME 04843

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Discussions/Forums,Historical

The Power of Positive Thinking

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
3-4 pm

Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, ME 04843

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Discussions/Forums

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
7:30 - 9:00 pm

Camden

An evening walking tour of Camden, exploring history and mystery.

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

RUTHIE FOSTER

Saturday, September 24, 2016
7:30pm

Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland

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Concerts

THE ROBERT CRAY BAND

Thursday, September 15, 2016
7:30pm

Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., Rockland

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Concerts

Public Beans & Hot Dogs Supper

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
5:30 PM

Peoples' United Methodist Church
13 Chapel Street,
SO. Thomaston, ME

Public Beans & Hot Dogs Supper
Beans & Hot Dogs, salads & desserts!
Good Food and Good Fellowship.
5:30 PM Wed. Oct. 26, 2016
$8 for adults/ $4 for children


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Public Ham Supper

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
5:30 PM

Peoples' United Methodist Church
13 Chapel Street,
SO. Thomaston, ME

Public Ham Supper
Ham, salads, desserts & more
Good Food and Good Fellowship.
5:30 PM Wed., Sept. 28, 2016
$8 for adults/$4 for children


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Walking Tour of Camden

Friday, September 09, 2016
4:00-5:00pm

Camden Public Library

Walking tour of Camden offered each Friday. Hosted by the Camden Public Library and Camden Area Business Group. Tours begin on Atlantic Avenue at the library entrance. Stop at the library circulation desk or call 207-236-3440 to sign up.

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Tours

Walking Tour of Camden

Friday, September 02, 2016
4:00-5:00pm

Camden Public Library

Walking tour of Camden offered each Friday. Hosted by the Camden Public Library and Camden Area Business Group. Tours begin on Atlantic Avenue at the library entrance. Stop at the library circulation desk or call 207-236-3440 to sign up.

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Tours

Bean Hole Bean Supper

Saturday, September 10, 2016
5 pm

GPS at 7 Commercial St. Rockport, ME Camden- Rockport Historical Society located near the town line of Rockport and Camden, Maine, behind Hannaford’s

Bean Hole Bean Supper The supper starts at 5:00 p.m. and continues until the beans - Maine yellow-eyed beans cooked underground the old-fashioned way - run out. Menu: beans, Kirshner hot dog, coleslaw, biscuits with real butter and a pickle or two, plus an iced drink or coffee and the famous pie table, all homemade.

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Exhibits,Fairs/Festivals,Historical,Other

Point Lookout Farm Open House

Sunday, October 09, 2016
10:00am-2:00pm

The Farm at Point Lookout

Come to our Autumn Harvest Open House Farm Day at Point Lookout... explore the fields and greenhouses at our MOFGA Certified Organic Farm and visit the hens, honeybees, ducks, piglets and Norwegian Pygmy goats! 10AM - 2PM on Sunday, October 9th. Open to the Public.

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Children,Other

Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/30

Friday, September 30, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours

Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/29

Thursday, September 29, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours

Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/28

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours

Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/27

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours

Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/26

Monday, September 26, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours

Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/24

Saturday, September 24, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours

Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/23

Friday, September 23, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours

Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/22

Thursday, September 22, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours

Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/21

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours

Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/20

Tuesday, September 20, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours

Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/19

Monday, September 19, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Historical,Other,Seasonal,Tours

Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/17

Saturday, September 17, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/16

Friday, September 16, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/15

Thursday, September 15, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/14

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/13

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/12

Monday, September 12, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/10

Saturday, September 10, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/09

Friday, September 09, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/08

Thursday, September 08, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/07

Wednesday, September 07, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/06

Tuesday, September 06, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/05

Monday, September 05, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/03

Saturday, September 03, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/02

Friday, September 02, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 9/01

Thursday, September 01, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 8/31

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Lunchtime Culinary Tour 8/30

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

It’s our second season of summer tours in beautiful, seaside Rockland! Explore Maine's classic and inspired cuisine, craft beer, crustaceans, confections and many other local dining and imbibing delights. Experience for yourself the breadth of culinary creativity in the Midcoast and why the accolades keep rolling in.

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Business After Hours: Camden National Bank

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
5-7pm

Camden National Bank in Downtown Camden

Business After Hours is the premier networking event for business professionals, giving you the opportunity to discuss and share ideas while learning about other local businesses. It is a relationship-building experience held in a relaxed setting that benefits you and your company through added contacts and resources.

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Business After Hours: Flatbread

Wednesday, November 09, 2016
5:00PM- 7:00PM

Flatbread Rockport

Business After Hours is the premier networking event for business professionals, giving you the opportunity to discuss and share ideas while learning about other local businesses. It is a relationship-building experience held in a relaxed setting that benefits you and your company through added contacts and resources.

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Business After Hours: Center for Maine Contemporary Art

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
5-7pm

Center for Maine Contemporary Art in Rockland

Business After Hours is the premier networking event for business professionals, giving you the opportunity to discuss and share ideas while learning about other local businesses. It is a relationship-building experience held in a relaxed setting that benefits you and your company through added contacts and resources.

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Business After Hours: Phi Home Designs

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
5:00PM - 7:00PM

Phi Home Designs in Rockport

Business After Hours is the premier networking event for business professionals, giving you the opportunity to discuss and share ideas while learning about other local businesses. It is a relationship-building experience held in a relaxed setting that benefits you and your company through added contacts and resources.

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U.S. National Toboggan Championships

Friday, February 10 – Sunday, February 12, 2017
Various

Camden Snow Bowl, Barnstown Rd., Camden

This fun competition draws 400+ teams and includes a chili and chowder challenge, music, tailgate parties, costume contest, souvenirs, and children’s activities. camdensnowbowl.com

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Camden Winterfest: Maine’s Mardi Gras

Saturday, January 28 – Sunday, February 05, 2017
Various

Downtown and Camden Snow Bowl

A weeklong celebration of winter beginning with ice carving and snow sculpting and culminating with the US National Toboggan Championships, fireworks, a snow plow parade, concert and dance, all with a festive Maine Mardi Gras theme. FMI and to see a detailed schedule of events, visit: camdenwinterfest.com.

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13th Annual Pies on Parade Tour

Sunday, January 29, 2017
1-4pm

Rockland

25 Rockland businesses join the Historic Inns of Rockland to celebrate National Pie Day. Sample more than 40 different pies at businesses, restaurants and inns throughout Rockland. Tickets: $30 available at participating inns. All proceeds go to the AIO Food Pantry & Fuel Assistance Program. 207–596-6611; historicinnsofrockland.com

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13th Annual Pies on Parade Silent Auction

Saturday, January 28, 2017
4-6pm

TBD

Bid on overnight getaways, gift certificates, products, plus enjoy live music, entertainment and more. Try special pie-themed cocktails too. All proceeds go to the AIO Food Pantry & Fuel Assistance Program. 207–596-6611; historicinnsofrockland.com

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Rockport’s Holiday on the Harbor

Saturday, December 10, 2016
TBD

Rockport

Annual family fun activities in and around the Rockport Harbor. Includes a Bay Chamber Concert, wine tasting at RAYR, Santa at Union Hall, tree lighting and caroling at the Marine Park, fireworks over the harbor and more! FMI: facebook.com/RockportHoliday

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Home for the Holidays House Tour

Friday, December 09 – Saturday, December 10, 2016
6-8pm

Thomaston

Home for the Holidays House Tour. Friday 6-8 p.m. wine reception, silent and live auction. Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. silent auction. Locations TBD, Thomaston. thomastonhistoricalsociety.com

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Rockport Garden Club Holly Berry Fair

Saturday, December 03, 2016
8am-12pm

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, greenery baskets, delicious appetizers and soups for holiday entertaining, and our wonderful home baked treats. 515-480-1762

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A Beltie Holiday

Saturday, December 03, 2016
9am – 12pm

Aldermere Farm, 20 Russell Ave., Rockport

Bring your camera and have your picture taken with a Beltie calf for the holidays. A kid-friendly event with holiday crafts, refreshments, and farm fun. This is your chance to pet a real cow! 207-236-2739; aldermere.org

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Merryspring’s Holiday Bazaar

Thursday, December 01 – Sunday, December 04, 2016
Thursday & Friday, 2-6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-3p.m.

Merryspring Nature Center, Conway Rd., Camden

Shop for a variety of fresh seasonal greens, plain and decorated wreaths, live arrangements, unique crafts, and exciting gifts. New memberships available opening night. 207-236-2239; merryspring.org

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Christmas by the Sea

Thursday, December 01 – Sunday, December 04, 2016
Various

Camden, Maine

Christmas by the Sea is a December tradition in Camden that kicks off the holiday season, eagerly anticipated by families both near and far. This year is no exception: plans include a holiday parade, stores open late with ongoing sales, carriage rides, a tree-lighting in Harbor Park, carolers, the “real Santa”, and many crafts, fairs and activities throughout the Midcoast communities. FMI: camdenmaineexperience.com

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Holiday Inn and House Tour/Tree auction

Saturday, November 26, 2016
1-4pm

Rockland Public Library

Festival of trees and silent auction 4 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Rockland Public Library and environs. The annual tour of holiday decorated historic Inns and private homes followed by an auction of decorated trees and refreshments at the Library. FMI: rocklandlibrary.org This is a ticketed event. All proceeds benefit the Library.

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Holiday House Tour

Saturday, November 26, 2016
1-4pm

Rockland

Tour and view historic inns decked in all their holiday finery then attend a festive table-sized Christmas tree silent auction at the Rockland Library, and take home a themed tree to decorate your home. Tickets: $10/adults, children 12 and under free. Proceeds benefit the Rockland Library. 207-596-6611; historicinnsofrockland.com

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Festival of Lights Craft Show

Saturday, November 26, 2016
9 am – 3 pm

Rockland Elk’s Lodge

Hosted by the Pope Memorial Humane Society. Over 40 artists from all over the state of Maine will showcase amazing one-of-a-kind products such as ornaments, jewelry, pottery, candles, clothing, pet accessories and so much more. You will be sure to find something for everyone on our list, and feel good about supporting homeless animals this holiday season. Admission is $2 and children under 12 are free. FMI: humanesocietyofknoxcounty.org

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Rockland’s Festival of Lights

Friday, November 25 – Sunday, November 27, 2016
Various

Downtown Rockland

A Thanksgiving Weekend filled with holiday events including the arrival of Santa aboard a U.S. Coast Guard boat on Friday; the lighting of the Lobster Trap Christmas Tree that evening, Free Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides; Santa's workshop, The Parade of Lights on Saturday evening and a Pancake Breakfast with Santa on Sunday morning.

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Yuletide

Friday, November 25 – Saturday, November 26, 2016
Various

St. George Peninsula

Yuletide in St. George celebrates the season on the St. George Peninsula. The annual kickoff for holiday shopping includes stores, craft fairs, and lunches; a festive beginning to the season. stgeorgebusinessalliance.com

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Fall Fine Art & Antique Auction

Sunday, November 13 – Monday, November 14, 2016
11am each day

51 Atlantic Highway (US Route 1), Thomaston

Join us at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries for our wonderful auction of 1,000+ lots of fine art and antiques. Auction items can be viewed at thomastonauction.com. Live, absentee, telephone and internet bids accepted. Please check our website for changes and/or additional auction dates. 207-354-8141; thomastonauction.com

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Pairings 101 Class – Italy Menu

Saturday, November 12, 2016
2-4pm

Megunticook Market, 2 Gould Street, Camden

Pairing food and wine doesn’t have to be hard. In this class we will pair it with four small plates, all the while sipping and learning about the sensory aspects of wine. Join us each month to experience a unique menu. Reservations required. $40 per person. 207-236-3537; megunticookmarket.com

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Dry Stone Walls

Thursday, November 03, 2016
01:00:00 PM

Rockport Opera House

Matt Carter of Green Island Stonework will talk about the history of dry stone walls in New England. His talk will include how to build dry stone walls and why some last and others fail. Hosted by the Rockport Garden Club. 515-480-1762

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“5 Great Things to do with Pumpkin!”

Saturday, October 29, 2016
10am-5pm

Isleboro

A hands-on cooking class with Sandy Oliver, noted cookbook author, New England food historian and DownEast monthly columnist; open to guests of the Belmont Inn, Camden. We’ll ride the ferry to Isleboro, use local pumpkins, and cook/eat/laugh/and learn in Sandy’s 18th century island kitchen. $75/person. Class limited to 6 participants. 207-236-8053

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Cash for Clothes Sale

Saturday, October 22 – Monday, October 24, 2016
Various

American Legion Hall, Pearl St., Camden

Quality used clothing sale to benefit Coastal Opportunities, an agency to assist adults with intellectual disabilities to become participating members in the social and economic community. Volunteers come together in May and October to raise funds to support the important work of this non-profit organization. Volunteer info. 236-6008

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Pairings 101 Class – Morocco

Saturday, October 22, 2016
3-5pm

Megunticook Market, 2 Gould Street, Camden

Pairing food and wine doesn’t have to be hard. In this class we will pair it with four small plates, all the while sipping and learning about the sensory aspects of wine. Join us each month to experience a unique menu. Reservations required. $40 per person. 207-236-3537; megunticookmarket.com

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Living on a Windjammer

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
07:00:00 PM

Farmhouse Museum, 80 Knox St

Anne Mahle, writer, author, captain, cook, steward, wife and mother, talks about cooking on a woodstove and living aboard with family and frequent guests.

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Bistro Night - Harvest

Saturday, October 08, 2016
6-9pm

Cellardoor Winery, Lincolnville

Celebrate the bounty of summer as we spend an evening enjoying dishes prepared with the local harvest, live music and Cellardoor wines. Tickets $100 per person. Reservations required. 207-763-4478; mainewine.com

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Photo Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, October 08, 2016
9am-6pm

In and around Rockland

In and around Rockland. Armed with your camera and ready to shoot you will embark on a hunt like no other. Challenge your camera skills and tour the town at the same time. Your guide will assist all along the way and prizes will be awarded for those that successfully complete the challenge. Maine Photo Adventures; mainephotoadventures.com; paula@aprodesigns.com

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Discovery Tour

Saturday, October 08, 2016
TBD

St. George Peninsula

A self-guided tour of venues on the St. George Peninsula with a new theme each year. stgeorgebusinessalliance.com

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Fall Foliage Workshop

Thursday, October 06 – Friday, October 07, 2016
8am-8pm

In and around Rockland

Cool nights and warm days start to bring out the first signs of color in the Midcoast. During this workshop we will capture the beauty that this area offers in the Fall. Some of the highlights include scenic drives to overlooks, farm stands, vineyards, farms, as well as the local harbors and villages. Maine Photo Adventures; mainephotoadventures.com; paula@aprodesigns.com.

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Autumn Gathering

Sunday, October 02, 2016
11:30am-3:30pm

Camden Rockport Historical Society; Rt. 1 next to Hannaford

Celebrate fall with a lunch of chuckwagon beans and all kinds of pies, demos of open-hearth cooking, quilting, rug-making, candle-making, pumpkin painting and apple pressing for cider. Local history exhibits. Free. 207-236-2257; conwayhouse.org

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Sunday Pancake Breakfasts

Sunday, October 30, 2016
8-10:30am

Camden Snow Bowl, Barnestown Rd., Camden

Attended by hundreds of hungry pancake lovers, these popular breakfasts benefit the scholarship fund and 4th grade learn-to- ski program of Ragged Mountain Ski Club. Weather permitting, you can also ride the chair to the summit for awesome views and extreme leaf peeping. camdensnowbowl.com

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Sunday Pancake Breakfasts

Sunday, October 23, 2016
8-10:30am

Camden Snow Bowl, Barnestown Rd., Camden

Attended by hundreds of hungry pancake lovers, these popular breakfasts benefit the scholarship fund and 4th grade learn-to- ski program of Ragged Mountain Ski Club. Weather permitting, you can also ride the chair to the summit for awesome views and extreme leaf peeping. camdensnowbowl.com

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Sunday Pancake Breakfasts

Sunday, October 16, 2016
8-10:30am

Camden Snow Bowl, Barnestown Rd., Camden

Attended by hundreds of hungry pancake lovers, these popular breakfasts benefit the scholarship fund and 4th grade learn-to- ski program of Ragged Mountain Ski Club. Weather permitting, you can also ride the chair to the summit for awesome views and extreme leaf peeping. camdensnowbowl.com

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Sunday Pancake Breakfasts

Sunday, October 09, 2016
8-10:30am

Camden Snow Bowl, Barnestown Rd., Camden

Attended by hundreds of hungry pancake lovers, these popular breakfasts benefit the scholarship fund and 4th grade learn-to- ski program of Ragged Mountain Ski Club. Weather permitting, you can also ride the chair to the summit for awesome views and extreme leaf peeping. camdensnowbowl.com

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Sunday Pancake Breakfasts

Sunday, October 02, 2016
8-10:30am

Camden Snow Bowl, Barnestown Rd., Camden

Attended by hundreds of hungry pancake lovers, these popular breakfasts benefit the scholarship fund and 4th grade learn-to- ski program of Ragged Mountain Ski Club. Weather permitting, you can also ride the chair to the summit for awesome views and extreme leaf peeping. camdensnowbowl.com

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Great Maine Outdoor Weekend

Friday, September 23 – Sunday, September 25, 2016
All Day

Erickson Fields Preserve Farm, 124 West St., Rockport

Contact Aldermere Farm to learn about fun outdoor activities happening that weekend. Past activities have included a guided trail walk (1.38 mi) and tours of the Teen Ag garden at Erickson Farm, a preserve of Maine Coast Heritage Trust. All activities are free and open to the public. 207-236-2739; aldermere.org

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Open Winery Day

Saturday, September 17, 2016
11am-5pm

Union and other Maine Winery Guild Members

Union’s Sweetgrass Farm Winery + Distillery, along with other Maine Winery Guild members, are planning a wide range of special entertainment and presentations as well as behind-the-scene tours of the facilities where wine, mead, and other fermented and distilled beverages are being made here in Maine. Visitors are encouraged to plan their daytrip through the countryside using the Maine Wine Trail map, available at mainewinetrail.com. Highlights of Open Winery Day will include live music, art exhibits, special tastings, local artisanal food samplings, food and wine pairings, and winemaking demonstrations. sweetgrasswinery.com; mainewinetrail.com

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All-Day Sail and Lighthouse Tour aboard the Schooner Olad

Thursday, September 15, 2016
10am-5pm

Camden, Maine

Celebrate Maine Lighthouse week by taking a full day sail with us to the Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse! We will sail from Camden to Rockland, tie up to the lighthouse dock and have a guided tour.  We’ll see at least 3 other lighthouses as well on this great historic sail. Lunch, snacks, appetizers, and beverages will be served. B.Y.O.B. $120.00/pp. 207-236-2323; maineschooners.com

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Evolution of Thomaston Boatbuilding in the 20th Century

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
07:00:00 PM

Farmhouse Museum, 80 Knox St.

Farmhouse Museum, 80 Knox St., 7 p.m. Susan Devlin, THS President and Curator will present an overview of the evolution and diversity of Thomaston boat builders followed by a panel of representatives from the different boat yards.

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WoodenBoat Sail-in

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
3-5:30pm

Brooklin, Maine

The fall gathering of the fleet takes place in Brooklin, Maine, headquarters of WoodenBoat Magazine and WoodenBoat School. Now in its 30th year, the event includes refreshments, live music, tours and a harbor full of historic schooners. sailmainecoast.com

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Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

Monday, September 19, 2016
10 am – 6 pm

Vinalhaven

Tour includes; two 75-minute ferry rides, rocky coastline landscape, bay scenery, marine wildlife, working harbor, island culture, quaint village, unique shops, and galleries. Photographic discussions will cover camera settings, controlling exposure, framing, foreground/background relationships, point of view, and capturing the right moment. Coastal Maine Photo Tours. 207-594-1224; CoastalMainePhotoTours.com

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Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

Sunday, September 11, 2016
10 am – 6 pm

Vinalhaven

Tour includes; two 75-minute ferry rides, rocky coastline landscape, bay scenery, marine wildlife, working harbor, island culture, quaint village, unique shops, and galleries. Photographic discussions will cover camera settings, controlling exposure, framing, foreground/background relationships, point of view, and capturing the right moment. Coastal Maine Photo Tours. 207-594-1224; CoastalMainePhotoTours.com

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The Kelpie Gallery Autumn/Winter Show Opening

Sunday, September 11, 2016
4-7pm

The Kelpie Gallery, 81 Elm Street (Rte 73) So. Thomaston

Celebrate what many call the best time of year in Maine! Enjoy some wine, hors d'oeuvres, and beautiful artworks, while sharing Maine's little secret with others in-the-know. TheKelpieGallery.com

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Pairings 101 Class – Chef Travis’ Picks

Thursday, September 08, 2016
5-7pm

Megunticook Market, 2 Gould Street, Camden

Pairing food and wine doesn’t have to be hard. In this class we will pair it with four small plates, all the while sipping and learning about the sensory aspects of wine. Join us each month to experience a unique menu. Reservations required. $40 per person. 207-236-3537; megunticookmarket.com

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Monhegan Island Photo Tour

Saturday, September 03, 2016
9 am – 6 pm

Monhegan

Enjoy a beautiful 1 hour boat ride from Port Clyde out to the lovely artists’ haven of Monhegan Island. We will have 4 hours to tour the 1 square mile island by foot, capturing the endless photo ops from the rocky cliffs at the ocean’s edge to the charming beach homes. Maine Photo Adventures; mainephotoadventures.com

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Travel Photography Workshop

Thursday, September 01 – Friday, September 02, 2016
8 am – 8 pm

In and around Rockland

In and around Rockland. You just got hired by a travel magazine as a freelance photographer and now it’s time for your first assignment: Midcoast Maine! Are you ready for the challenge? During this workshop you will learn how to capture photos that tell the story of the area that you are visiting. Maine Photo Adventures; mainephotoadventures.com

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Bean Hole Dinner

Saturday, September 10, 2016
5pm till sold out

Camden Rockport Historical Society; Rt. 1 next to Hannaford

Camden Rockport Historical Society; Rt. 1 next to Hannaford. Enjoy beans cooked in a traditional bean hole on the museum grounds. Dinner includes hot dogs, homemade biscuits, coleslaw, drinks and homemade pies. Live music completes the festive outdoor event. $12/adults, $10/seniors and members, $5/children, under 6 years, free. New members get a free dinner. 207-236-2257; conwayhouse.org

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Camden Walking Tour

Friday, September 09, 2016
4-5pm

Camden Public Library, Atlantic Avenue entrance

Camden Public Library, Atlantic Avenue entrance. Join us for an entertaining, educational, one-hour walking tour of downtown Camden’s historic sites. Fridays at 4pm, June 24 – September 9. Free of charge; donations appreciated. Reservations encouraged: call 236-3440 or stop by the Library’s Circulation Desk. Tours presented by the Camden Public Library and the Camden Downtown Business Group. 207-236-3440; camdenmaineexperience.com

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Camden Walking Tour

Friday, September 02, 2016
4-5pm

Camden Public Library, Atlantic Avenue entrance

Camden Public Library, Atlantic Avenue entrance. Join us for an entertaining, educational, one-hour walking tour of downtown Camden’s historic sites. Fridays at 4pm, June 24 – September 9. Free of charge; donations appreciated. Reservations encouraged: call 236-3440 or stop by the Library’s Circulation Desk. Tours presented by the Camden Public Library and the Camden Downtown Business Group. 207-236-3440; camdenmaineexperience.com

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Maine Media Masters Lecture Series

Monday, August 29 – Tuesday, August 30, 2016
07:30:00 PM

Rockport Opera House, Central St., Rockport

Join Maine Media Workshops students for lectures presented by some of the world-renowned artists and professionals who teach at their Rockport campus each week. The faculty will present their work and discuss their careers. You will be inspired by what you see and hear. 877-577-7700; mainemedia.edu

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Project Puffin’s Wednesday Night Lecture Series

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
5-7pm

Project Puffin Visitor Center, Rockland

Project Puffin’s Wednesday Night Lecture Series. 5 - 7 p.m. The Project Puffin Visitor Center, Rockland. The Center hosts a summer lecture series where topics of discussion range from seabirds, the marine environment, conservation uses and more. Free and open to the public. Reservations recommended. 207-596-5566

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Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, October 09, 2016
9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Camden Public Landing

3 hour cruise with light refreshments as we coast by some of Maine’s most photographed lighthouses. Look out for seals, porpoise and sea birds on this fully narrated tour. Lighthouses include Curtis Island, Indian Island, Rockland Breakwater, Owls Head and Brownshead. Tours offered every Sunday from May - October. To reserve space: 207-236-6672; camdenharborcruises.com

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Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, October 02, 2016
9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Camden Public Landing

3 hour cruise with light refreshments as we coast by some of Maine’s most photographed lighthouses. Look out for seals, porpoise and sea birds on this fully narrated tour. Lighthouses include Curtis Island, Indian Island, Rockland Breakwater, Owls Head and Brownshead. Tours offered every Sunday from May - October. To reserve space: 207-236-6672; camdenharborcruises.com

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Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, September 25, 2016
9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Camden Public Landing

3 hour cruise with light refreshments as we coast by some of Maine’s most photographed lighthouses. Look out for seals, porpoise and sea birds on this fully narrated tour. Lighthouses include Curtis Island, Indian Island, Rockland Breakwater, Owls Head and Brownshead. Tours offered every Sunday from May - October. To reserve space: 207-236-6672; camdenharborcruises.com

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Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, September 18, 2016
9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Camden Public Landing

3 hour cruise with light refreshments as we coast by some of Maine’s most photographed lighthouses. Look out for seals, porpoise and sea birds on this fully narrated tour. Lighthouses include Curtis Island, Indian Island, Rockland Breakwater, Owls Head and Brownshead. Tours offered every Sunday from May - October. To reserve space: 207-236-6672; camdenharborcruises.com

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Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, September 11, 2016
9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Camden Public Landing

3 hour cruise with light refreshments as we coast by some of Maine’s most photographed lighthouses. Look out for seals, porpoise and sea birds on this fully narrated tour. Lighthouses include Curtis Island, Indian Island, Rockland Breakwater, Owls Head and Brownshead. Tours offered every Sunday from May - October. To reserve space: 207-236-6672; camdenharborcruises.com

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Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, September 04, 2016
9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Camden Public Landing

3 hour cruise with light refreshments as we coast by some of Maine’s most photographed lighthouses. Look out for seals, porpoise and sea birds on this fully narrated tour. Lighthouses include Curtis Island, Indian Island, Rockland Breakwater, Owls Head and Brownshead. Tours offered every Sunday from May - October. To reserve space: 207-236-6672; camdenharborcruises.com

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Rockland First Friday Art Walks

Friday, November 04, 2016
5-8pm

Rockland

Rockland First Friday Art Walks. 5-8 p.m. Arts in Rockland (AIR) was established to promote the City of Rockland as an arts destination to those who appreciate, respect and support the arts. The members of AIR offer distinct, original works by established and emerging artists in a variety of media. FMI: artsinrockland.org

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Rockland First Friday Art Walks

Friday, October 07, 2016
5-8pm

Rockland

Rockland First Friday Art Walks. 5-8 p.m. Arts in Rockland (AIR) was established to promote the City of Rockland as an arts destination to those who appreciate, respect and support the arts. The members of AIR offer distinct, original works by established and emerging artists in a variety of media. FMI: artsinrockland.org

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Rockland First Friday Art Walks

Friday, September 02, 2016
5-8pm

Rockland

Rockland First Friday Art Walks. 5-8 p.m. Arts in Rockland (AIR) was established to promote the City of Rockland as an arts destination to those who appreciate, respect and support the arts. The members of AIR offer distinct, original works by established and emerging artists in a variety of media. FMI: artsinrockland.org

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MerryspringTuesday Lecture Series

Tuesday, October 04, 2016
12-1pm

Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd., Camden

Tuesday Lecture Series. 12–1 p.m. every Tuesday through October 4. Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd., Camden. Bring a brown-bag lunch and learn about gardening, landscaping, and other nature-related topics from a different speaker each week. Members free; non-members $5. 207-236-2239; merryspring.org

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MerryspringTuesday Lecture Series

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
12-1pm

Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd., Camden

Tuesday Lecture Series. 12–1 p.m. every Tuesday through October 4. Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd., Camden. Bring a brown-bag lunch and learn about gardening, landscaping, and other nature-related topics from a different speaker each week. Members free; non-members $5. 207-236-2239; merryspring.org

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MerryspringTuesday Lecture Series

Tuesday, September 20, 2016
12-1pm

Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd., Camden

Tuesday Lecture Series. 12–1 p.m. every Tuesday through October 4. Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd., Camden. Bring a brown-bag lunch and learn about gardening, landscaping, and other nature-related topics from a different speaker each week. Members free; non-members $5. 207-236-2239; merryspring.org

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MerryspringTuesday Lecture Series

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
12-1pm

Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd., Camden

Tuesday Lecture Series. 12–1 p.m. every Tuesday through October 4. Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd., Camden. Bring a brown-bag lunch and learn about gardening, landscaping, and other nature-related topics from a different speaker each week. Members free; non-members $5. 207-236-2239; merryspring.org

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MerryspringTuesday Lecture Series

Tuesday, September 06, 2016
12-1pm

Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd., Camden

Tuesday Lecture Series. 12–1 p.m. every Tuesday through October 4. Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd., Camden. Bring a brown-bag lunch and learn about gardening, landscaping, and other nature-related topics from a different speaker each week. Members free; non-members $5. 207-236-2239; merryspring.org

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MerryspringTuesday Lecture Series

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
12-1pm

Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd., Camden

Tuesday Lecture Series. 12–1 p.m. every Tuesday through October 4. Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd., Camden. Bring a brown-bag lunch and learn about gardening, landscaping, and other nature-related topics from a different speaker each week. Members free; non-members $5. 207-236-2239; merryspring.org

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Oct Camden Farmers’ Market

Saturday, October 29, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Oct Camden Farmers’ Market

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Oct Camden Farmers’ Market

Saturday, October 22, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Oct Camden Farmers’ Market

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Oct Camden Farmers’ Market

Saturday, October 15, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Oct Camden Farmers’ Market

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Oct Camden Farmers’ Market

Saturday, October 08, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Oct Camden Farmers’ Market

Wednesday, October 05, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Oct Camden Farmers’ Market

Saturday, October 01, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Camden Farmers’ Market

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Camden Farmers’ Market

Saturday, September 24, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Camden Farmers’ Market

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Camden Farmers’ Market

Saturday, September 17, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Camden Farmers’ Market

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Camden Farmers’ Market

Saturday, September 10, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Camden Farmers’ Market

Wednesday, September 07, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Camden Farmers’ Market

Saturday, September 03, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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August Camden Farmers’ Market

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
9 am – Noon

Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets

Camden Farmers’ Market Every Sat., 9:00 a.m.–noon, Wed., 3:30–6:00 p.m., rain or shine, Mother’s Day weekend through Oct. A full array of locally produced products and native- grown fruits, flowers, and vegetables. Behind the Knox Mill, entrance off Knowlton and Washington streets. 207-568-3201. For exact dates and special events: camdenfarmersmarket.org

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Oct Rockland Farmers’ Market

Thursday, October 27, 2016
9 am – 1 pm

At Harbor Park, Rockland

Rockland Farmers’ Market . At Harbor Park, Rockland. Thurs., 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., mid-May–mid-Oct. Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennial plants, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gifts, and more! rocklandfarmersmarket.org

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Oct Rockland Farmers’ Market

Thursday, October 20, 2016
9 am – 1 pm

At Harbor Park, Rockland

Rockland Farmers’ Market . At Harbor Park, Rockland. Thurs., 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., mid-May–mid-Oct. Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennial plants, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gifts, and more! rocklandfarmersmarket.org

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Oct Rockland Farmers’ Market

Thursday, October 13, 2016
9 am – 1 pm

At Harbor Park, Rockland

Rockland Farmers’ Market . At Harbor Park, Rockland. Thurs., 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., mid-May–mid-Oct. Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennial plants, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gifts, and more! rocklandfarmersmarket.org

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Oct Rockland Farmers’ Market

Thursday, October 06, 2016
9 am – 1 pm

At Harbor Park, Rockland

Rockland Farmers’ Market . At Harbor Park, Rockland. Thurs., 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., mid-May–mid-Oct. Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennial plants, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gifts, and more! rocklandfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Rockland Farmers’ Market

Thursday, September 29, 2016
9 am – 1 pm

At Harbor Park, Rockland

Rockland Farmers’ Market . At Harbor Park, Rockland. Thurs., 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., mid-May–mid-Oct. Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennial plants, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gifts, and more! rocklandfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Rockland Farmers’ Market

Thursday, September 22, 2016
9 am – 1 pm

At Harbor Park, Rockland

Rockland Farmers’ Market . At Harbor Park, Rockland. Thurs., 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., mid-May–mid-Oct. Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennial plants, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gifts, and more! rocklandfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Rockland Farmers’ Market

Thursday, September 15, 2016
9 am – 1 pm

At Harbor Park, Rockland

Rockland Farmers’ Market . At Harbor Park, Rockland. Thurs., 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., mid-May–mid-Oct. Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennial plants, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gifts, and more! rocklandfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Rockland Farmers’ Market

Thursday, September 08, 2016
9 am – 1 pm

At Harbor Park, Rockland

Rockland Farmers’ Market . At Harbor Park, Rockland. Thurs., 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., mid-May–mid-Oct. Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennial plants, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gifts, and more! rocklandfarmersmarket.org

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Sept Rockland Farmers’ Market

Thursday, September 01, 2016
9 am – 1 pm

At Harbor Park, Rockland

Rockland Farmers’ Market . At Harbor Park, Rockland. Thurs., 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., mid-May–mid-Oct. Cheese and dairy, beef, pork, lamb, chicken, goat meats, condiments and jams, pickles, sandwiches and prepared foods, baked goods, perennial plants, handmade soaps, artisanal crafts, gifts, and more! rocklandfarmersmarket.org

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Harbor Arts & Books

Saturday, October 01 – Sunday, October 02, 2016
Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Camden

10/1. Harbor Arts & Books. Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Over fifty artists, artisans, and craftspeople display their exquisite work in individual tents. The arts and crafts have been selected by a juried process so the quality is exceptional, varied, and delightful. FMI: Camden Public Library 236-3440

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12th Annual Camden International Film Festival and Points North Forum

Thursday, September 15 – Sunday, September 18, 2016
Call for details

Camden, Rockport and Rockland

9/15–9/18. 12th Annual Camden International Film Festival and Points North Forum. Among the top 12 documentary festivals in the world. CIFF screens over 80 films from around the world and brings in top filmmakers, industry and speakers for the films and series of panels. The Festival will take place September 15 - 18 in Camden, Rockport and Rockland. For more information and dates visit camdenfilmfest.org.

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Midcoast Mini Maker Faire

Saturday, September 10, 2016
11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Camden Amphitheatre and Camden Harbor Park

9/10. Maker Faire. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Camden Amphitheatre and Camden Harbor Park. The greatest show and tell on earth! Everything from high tech to hands on, a family-friendly faire. FMI: Camden Public Library, 236-3440

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Maine Sport Triathlon

Sunday, September 04, 2016
9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Barrett’s Cove/Megunticook Lake, Camden

9/4. Maine Sport Triathlon. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Barrett’s Cove/Megunticook Lake, Camden. The annual Maine Sport Triathlon is a fun yet challenging course with rolling hills that rewards both serious athletes and first timers. Centered around Megunticook Lake in Camden and runs through the towns of Hope and Lincolnville. Limited to 200 participates. Register online at active.com. 207-236-8779; mainesport.com

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Noel Paul Stookey – Windjammer Festival/Labor Day Weekend

Friday, September 02 – Sunday, September 04, 2016
Call for details

Camden Opera House. 29 Elm St., Camden

9/2-9/4. Noel Paul Stookey – Windjammer Festival/Labor Day Weekend. Camden Opera House. 29 Elm St., Camden. Formerly of Peter, Paul and Mary this famous folksinger sold out last time he was here. camdenoperahouse.com; 207- 470-7066, or for no fee walk-up at the Camden Town Office M-F

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Camden Windjammer Festival

Friday, September 02 – Sunday, September 04, 2016
All Day

Camden Public Landing and Harbor

9/2-9/4. Camden Windjammer Festival. Camden Public Landing and Harbor. Friday, Saturday and Sunday of Labor Day weekend. Schooner parade, dinners, tours and sails; talent show; fireworks; lobster crate race; Build-A-Boat contest; First Fish Relay Race, nautical skills, exhibits; pancake breakfast; Chowder Challenge; harborside fun for everyone. 207-236-3436; camdenwindjammerfestival.org

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West Bay Rotary Chowder Challenge

Saturday, September 03, 2016
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Camden Public Landing

9/3. West Bay Rotary Chowder Challenge. 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. Camden Public Landing. This 20th annual event brings local restaurants and individual chefs into competition for bragging rights to the best chowder on the Midcoast. The public votes for their favorite. Tasting fee; proceeds benefit local nonprofits/ charities and Rotary International projects. 207- 236-7997; westbayrotaryofmaine.org

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Windjammer Festival Fireworks over Camden Harbor

Friday, September 02, 2016
7:15-9:15 p.m.

Camden Harbor

9/2. Windjammer Festival Fireworks over Camden Harbor. 7:15-9:15 p.m. Homemade desserts included. BYOB. Reservations at SchoonerSurprise.com; 207.236.4687

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Camden Windjammer festival sail in

Friday, September 02, 2016
12:30-2:30 p.m.

Camden Harbor

9/2. Camden Windjammer festival sail in. Sail among the fleet of Windjammers entering Camden Harbor for the weekend festivities. 12:30-2:30 p.m. Reservations suggested at SchoonerSurprise.com; 207.236.4687

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Camden Windjammer Festival Fireworks Sail Aboard Schooner Heron

Friday, September 02, 2016
7–11 p.m.

Rockport to Camden

9/2. Camden Windjammer Festival Fireworks Sail Aboard Schooner Heron. 7–11 p.m. Rockport to Camden. Enjoy a sunset dinner sail on Penobscot Bay aboard Schooner Heron, then sail to Camden to see the windjammer fleet and watch the fireworks display from the outer harbor. You’ll have great seats to see the fireworks from the deck of Heron. $85 per person. 207-236-8605; sailheron.com

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Camden Windjammer Festival Parade of Sail Aboard Schooner Heron

Friday, September 02, 2016
11 a.m.–3 p.m.

Rockport to Camden

9/2. Camden Windjammer Festival Parade of Sail Aboard Schooner Heron. 11 a.m.–3 p.m. Rockport to Camden. Join Schooner Heron for a parade of sail to kick off the Camden Windjammer Festival. Sail with all the schooners under full sail. This great photo opportunity includes a lobster roll lunch. $75 per person. 207-236-8605; sailheron.com

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Historic Landscaping for Montpelier, the Knox Museum

Thursday, September 01, 2016
1 p.m.

Rockport Opera House

9/1. Historic Landscaping for Montpelier, the Knox Museum. 1 p.m. Rockport Opera House. Anne Perkins will discuss the historic landscape plan for the Henry Knox Museum in Thomaston. The product of ten years of research, the landscape plan includes heirloom vegetable and fruit gardens, to be used as a classroom to learn about colonial plantings and methods. Hosted by the Rockport Garden Club. 515-480-1762

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Fall Foliage Photo Workshop

Thursday, October 13 – Friday, October 14, 2016
2 full days

In and around Rockland, ME

By the Fall, most of the tourists have gone back home, the crowds are thinner, and the beauty starts to intensify. It’s the perfect recipe for a little photography get-away. No matter where you turn there’s a beautiful photo just waiting to be taken.

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Visual Art

Fall Foliage Photo Workshop

Thursday, October 06 – Friday, October 07, 2016
2 full days

In and around Rockland, ME

By the Fall, most of the tourists have gone back home, the crowds are thinner, and the beauty starts to intensify. It’s the perfect recipe for a little photography get-away. No matter where you turn there’s a beautiful photo just waiting to be taken.

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Visual Art

Travel Photography Workshop

Thursday, September 01 – Friday, September 02, 2016
2 full days

In and around Rockland, ME

During these two action-packed days you will learn how to capture photos that tell the story of the area that you are visiting. No more memory cards filled with unimaginative photos. Here you will learn to capture the details of the places you visit.

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Visual Art

Home for the Holidays House Tour at 225 Main Street in Thomaston

Friday, December 09 – Saturday, December 10, 2016
Friday 6-8 pm & Saturday 10-4 pm

225 Main Street, Thomaston

This year’s large and beautiful house, known as the Lionel Jealous House at 225 Main Street, was built in 1808 and is one of the oldest houses in Thomaston. Its architecture is of the Federal style. Includes Live and Silent Auctions.

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Thomaston Historical Society presents: Living on a Windjammer

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
07:00:00 PM

80 Knox Street, Thomaston

Living on a Windjammer. Anne Mahle, writer, author, captain, cook, and steward, talks about cooking and living aboard with family and guests.

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Discussions/Forums,Historical

Evolution of Thomaston Boatbuilding in 20th Century

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
07:00:00 PM

80 Knox Street, Thomaston

Evolution of Thomaston Boatbuilding in 20th Century. Susan Devlin, THS President and Curator, will present an overview of the evolution and diversity of Thomaston boat builders followed by a panel of representatives from the different boat yards.

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Discussions/Forums,Historical

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

Monday, September 26, 2016
12pm-8pm

Rockland, Maine, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photography education combined for you to explore one of the most spectacular settings on the MainTravel adventure and photography education combined for you to explore one of the most spectacular settings on the Maine coast. Drive down a picturesque, coastal peninsula to the historic lighthouse, and improve your photography skills along the way. With ‘Lesson’s on Location’ you will gain better control of camera operations and expand your vision. Any skill level and any digital camera are welcome.

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

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island

Saturday, October 01, 2016
9am-6pm

Rockland, Maine, 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.

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

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island

Monday, September 19, 2016
9am-6pm

Rockland, Maine, 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.

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

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island

Saturday, September 10, 2016
9am-6pm

Rockland, Maine, 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.

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

Holidays at the Museum

Sunday, December 04, 2016
10:00 a.m.

Owls Head Transportation Museum, 117 Museum St. Owls Head, ME 04854

Our annual holiday celebration is a popular one-day affair with free admission for all! Santa’s reindeer rest up while he enjoys a different form of air travel in the Museum’s 1979 Piper Super Cub, flying in for a special appearance at the Museum. The Mid-Coast Community Band performs a special holiday concert, and free family activities are offe

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

Foreign Auto Festival

Saturday, September 24 – Sunday, September 25, 2016

Owls Head Transportation Museum, 117 Museum St. Owls Head, Maine 04854

Our annual salute to the diverse world of foreign automobiles features hundreds of stunning vintage vehicles from around the world. The featured marque for the 2016 Foreign Auto Festival is Volvo; Volvos of any vintage and all pre-1996 vehicles are admitted free.

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Vintage Motorcycle Festival

Saturday, September 03 – Sunday, September 04, 2016
9:00 a.m.

Owls Head Transportation Museum, 117 Museum St. Owls Head, Maine 04854

This much anticipated annual gathering attracts hundreds of motorcycles from all over New England, with favorite marques including Harley-Davidson, Triumph, Honda, BMW, Indian and Ducati interspersed with rare and antique bikes from the world over. In 2015 this event attracted more than 400 exhibitors throughout the weekend.

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Full Moon Sail

Friday, September 16, 2016
05:15:00 PM

Camden Town Landing

Friday, September 16, 2016 – 5:15pm to 7:15pm

Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State Park from the deck of the Schooner Olad with the wind in the sails; then turn seaward and watch the moon rise over the islands of Penobscot Bay. B.Y.O.B.

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Day Sail and Lighthouse Tour

Thursday, September 15, 2016
10:00:00 AM

Camden Town Landing

Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

Celebrate Maine Lighthouse week by taking a full day sail with the Schooner Olad to the Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse! Lunch, snacks, and beverages will be served. B.Y.O.B.
For reservations please call 207-236-2323 or visit us at www.maineschooners.com

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Parade of Sail aboard the Olad

Sunday, September 04, 2016
02:30:00 PM

Camden Town Landing

Sunday, September 4, 2016 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Join us aboard the Schooner Olad as we lead the parade and sail through Camden Harbor for the crowds of onlookers ashore in Camden during the 20th annual parade of sail.
For reservations please call 207-236-2323 or visit our website www.maineschooners.com today.

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Fireworks Sail aboard the Olad

Friday, September 02, 2016
07:00:00 PM

Camden Town Landing

Friday, September 2, 2016 - 7:00pm to 9:15pm

Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State Park; then turn seaward and watch from the decks of the Schooner Olad as we celebrate our Camden Windjammer Festival with fantastic fireworks over Maine’s most beautiful harbor. B.Y.O.B.

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Windjammer Festival Sail-in

Friday, September 02, 2016
12:00:00 PM

Camden Town Landing

Friday, September 2, 2016 -
12:00PM-2:00PM and 2:30pm-4:30pm

Let us carry you back to the golden age of tall-ship sailing as we sail among the entire windjammer fleet entering Camden for Windjammer Weekend. Join the Schooner Olad out in Penobscot Bay as the region's tall ships make their way into Camden Harbor for the weekend festivities.

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HERON Dinner & Fireworks

Friday, September 02, 2016
6:30-10:30

Rockport, Camden

Camden Windjammer Weekend kicks off Friday. Join us at 6:30 for a Sunset & fireworks Dinner Sail from Rockport to Camden via Mark Island. We will see a spectacular display of fireworks in the outer harbor Friday night. An amazing sight to see the myriad of masts and rigging against the backdrop of Mt. Battie. Book now – Space is limited. $85pp

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Camden Windjammer Parade

Friday, September 02, 2016
11-3:00

Rockport-Camden

Camden Windjammer Parade of Sail. This is the largest single gathering of the Maine Windjammer Fleet. Join Schooner HERON in Rockport at 11:00, enjoy a lobster lunch underway as we sail among the Schooners in the Parade of Sail — an opportunity of a lifetime to see them all in one place. Sail w/lobster roll lunch-byob $75/pp

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