Upcoming Events in Midcoast Maine

12@12 Lunches

Tuesday, March 07, 2017
11:30am–1:00pm

Pen Bay Medical Center

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Chamber Specific Events

Business & Community Expo

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
2 pm to 7 pm

Samoset Resort

The 24th Annual Business & Community Expo, presented by the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, will be held at the Samoset Resort on Wednesday, April 12, 2017, from 2 pm to 7 pm. Join us for an afternoon of showcasing your to business or non-profit to local residents, networking with other participants, and learning about the diverse resources that are right here in our region.

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Chamber Specific Events

Business After Hours

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
5 pm to 7 pm

Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA)

Penquis and subsidiary Maine Stream Finance host our May Business After Hours. The event will be held at CMCA, 21 Winter Street, Rockland, on Wednesday, May 10, 5-7 pm. Join us for fabulous food & drinks and great networking opportunities.

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Business After Hours

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
5 pm to 7 pm

Machias Savings Bank

Join us at Machias Savings Bank, 3 Glen Street, Rockland, for an evening of fabulous food & drink, and networking with local business members.

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Chamber Specific Events

Business After Hours

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
5 pm to 7 pm

Merryspring Nature Center

Join us at Merryspring Nature Center in Camden for an evening of fabulous food & drink, and networking with local business members. This evening's event is co-sponsored by Allen Insurance and Financial.

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Chamber Specific Events

Business After Hours

Wednesday, August 09, 2017
5 pm to 7 pm

LCI

Join us for an evening of fabulous food & drink, and networking with local business members. This month's Business After Hours is hosted by LCI, but the venue has not yet been determined.

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Chamber Specific Events

Business After Hours

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
5 pm to 7 pm

BRIO Promotions

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

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Chamber Specific Events

Business After Hours

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
5 pm to 7 pm

Bangor Savings Bank - Rockland

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

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Business After Hours

Wednesday, November 08, 2017
5 pm to 7 pm

Hampton Inn & Suites

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

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Business After Hours

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
5 pm to 7 pm

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

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Business After Hours

Wednesday, March 08, 2017
5 pm to 7 pm

Horch Roofing

Join us at Horch Roofing for an evening of fabulous food & drink, and networking with local business members.

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Chamber Specific Events

Quarterly Business Breakfast: Knox County Legislative Update

Friday, March 24, 2017
7am to 9am

Samoset Resort

Learn about the issues and the possible impact to your business when we present the entire Knox County legislative delegation for a panel discussion at our first 2017 Business Breakfast.

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The Perils and Pitfalls of Online Marketing

Wednesday, March 01, 2017
8:00 am - Registration, Coffee & Continental Breakfast
8:30 am to 10:00 am - Presentation

Eaton Peabody Attorney Adria LaRose will explore the legal risks associated with business websites, social media, blogs, and other online marketing and public relations tools.

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Dodson Fest Concert

Thursday, March 2, 2017
7:00-9:00pm

Camden Public Library

Combined performance by David Dodson and his band The Lowdown, with David's sister Anne Dodson and Matt Szostak. Admission is just $10.

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Concerts

Midcoast Stroke Support Group

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
10:00-11:00am

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. FMI: 207-273-2090.

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Other

LuLaRoe Fundraiser

Friday, February 24, 2017
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Maine Coast Weddings & Special Events
650 Rockland Street Rockport Maine
Corner of Rte 90 & 17

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Cafe Sci with Bigelow Labs

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
7:00-8:30pm

Camden Public Library

First in a new 4-part series of talks by cutting-edge researchers from Bigelow Labs. This month, Dr. Beth Orcutt will speak about the microorganisms that eat crude oil spilled in the ocean.

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Discussions/Forums

Maine Bead Society Meeting

Sunday, February 26, 2017
1:15-4:00pm

Camden Public Library

The Maine Bead Society enables beaders across the state to collaborate on ideas, skills, and talents. This meeting is open to the public. FMI: please email Sheila Davenport at spdavenp@gmail.com.

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Crafts,Discussions/Forums

The Artist in the Garden

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
10:00-11:00am

Camden Public Library

Noted Thomaston watercolorist Susan VanCampen speaks about her stunning paintings, inspired by her own flower gardens. Co-Sponsored by the Camden Garden Club as part of its 2017 Winter Horticulture series. (Rescheduled due to snow.)

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Gardening,Visual Art

Cyber Sunday

Sunday, February 26, 2017
2:00-3:00pm

Camden Public Library

Learn about listening to music and radio online--Pandora, Spotify, radio stations--with Technology Coordinator Olga Zimmerman.

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Other

Book Talk: Maureen Egan

Saturday, February 25, 2017
4:00-5:30pm

Camden Public Library

Egan will share her experience with cancer, anxiety, and art. She will also sign and sell copies of her book 'The Light From Here.' (Rescheduled due to snow.)

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Literary,Visual Art

Art Social

Saturday, April 8, 2017
6-8 pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Site 9
Rockland, ME. 04841

Botanical and Floral Wreaths
For the April ‘Art Social’ class, Kim will teach us how to draw botanical and floral wreaths using ink pens and watercolor pencils.
You love art and really enjoy creating on a deep level. But perhaps you are thinking you can’t draw or paint. Well, we have the perfect solution – Art Social

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Visual Art

Songwriters Sessions

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
6:00-8:00pm

Camden Public Library

Songwriters meet again this winter, monthly on a Tuesday evening, in preparation for the June Library Coffeehouse. Come find a fun-loving group supportive of songwriting at all levels!

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Performing Arts

Simply Books!

Saturday, February 25, 2017
2:00-3:00pm

mstickney@librarycamden.org

The library’s book group for adults book lovers. We simply bring along whatever book we’re currently reading (usually the ones we’re loving and want to talk about!), and share it with the group. If you’d like to learn more, please email Marie Stickney at mstickney@librarycamden.org.

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CHRIS THOMAS KING

Saturday, May 27, 2017
7:30 pm

Strand Theatre
Rockland, Me

New Orleans blues singer, seen on "O Brother Where Art Thou?"
Multi-talented Grammy Award-winning blues artist, producer, composer and actor Chris Thomas King has been known for his audacious fusion of blues and hip-hop.

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Concerts

CHRISTOPHER CROSS

Sunday, May 14, 2017
7:30 pm

The Strand Theatre
Rockland, Me 04841

5-time Grammy Winner and Academy Award and Golden Globe Recipient!
CHRISTOPHER CROSS made history with his 1980 self-titled debut album, winning five Grammy Awards, including—for the first time ever—the four most prestigious awards: Record of the Year (for the single “Sailing”), Album of the Year, Song of the Year (also for “Sailing”).

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Concerts

DUSTBOWL REVIVAL

Saturday, May 6, 2017
7:30 pm

The Strand Theatre
Rockland, Me

Funk rhythms + brass section + searing vocals + fast-picking strings
Founded in 2008 in the bohemian enclave of Venice Beach, The Dustbowl Revival has become known for their free-flowing and joyous live shows, combining their funk rhythm and brass section with a fast-picking stringband section.

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Concerts

LAKOU MIZIK

Friday, April 14, 2017
7:30 pm

The Strand Theatre
Rockland, Me

LAKOU MIZIK is a collective of Haitian musicians who are blend Troubadou, Vodou, Rara and Urban Soul. With legends like master vodou drummer Sanba Zao, and young stars like Steeve Valcourt and Jonas Attis – LAKOU MIZIK is a thrilling bouyon of modern roots music!

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DALE & RAY

Saturday, April 8, 2017
7:30 pm

The Strand Theatre
Rockland, Me

Dale Watson (The Lone Stars) and Ray Benson (Asleep At The Wheel) were meant to sing together. Both hailing from, in and around Bedsore Texas, Dale and Ray have both individually worked their way through the local honky tonks and beer joints, entertaining the crowds with their own Classic Country and Western styles.

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Concerts

LE VENT DU NORD

Friday, March 31, 2017
7:30 pm

Strand Theatre
345 Main St
Rockland, Me 04841

From Quebec! A driving force in progressive folk
Mouth music and musical families. Deep history and playful innovation. Quebec’s LE VENT DU NORD knows how to turn the lost past into intense and beautiful performances that push their roots in striking global directions.

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Concerts

Design a Duck Stamp

Friday, February 24, 2017
12 noon to 2:00 p.m.

Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 9 Water Street, Rockland

local artist, Susan Beebe will help students get started and offer tips to those designing their own Jr. Duck Stamp.

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Children,Visual Art

THE WIYOs

Friday, March 17, 2017
7:00 pm

Strand Theatre
345 Main St
Rockland, me 04841

The Wiyos (Michael Farkas, Teddy Weber and "Sauerkraut" Seth Travins) play and compose Old-Timey American music inspired by the early American musical styles of the 1920s and '30s, exhuberantly mixing together Vaudevillian, Ragtime, Jugband, Blues, and Hillbilly Swing!

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Into the Winds

Thursday, February 23, 2017
7:00-8:30pm

Camden Public Library

Tim Seymour and Daniel Quintanilla with a presentation on their 100-mile hike through Wyoming’s Wind River Mountain Range. Q&A to follow presentation.

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Craftswomen of the Midcoast

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
7:00-8:00pm

Camden Public Library

Enamel-jewelry artist Suzanne Anderson of YIKES! Studio talks about her work. First in a new monthly series at the library.

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The Writer in the Garden

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
10:00-11:00am

Camden Public Library

Local gardener Anne E. Perkins will discuss the classics of garden literature from the Romans to the present, what makes these books and writers special, and which ones have influenced her. Part of the Camden Garden Club's Winter Horticulture Series.

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Gardening,Literary

Plaster Impressions

Sunday, March 19, 2017
1pm - 4pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

The class will cover making accurate impressions, mixing and setting up plaster, cleaning and surface treatments you can complete at home as it’s likely the plaster won’t have cured enough to remove the clay during the class.

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Visual Art

Art Social

Saturday, March 4, 2017
6pm - 8pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Botanical Line Drawing
For the March ‘Art Social’ class, Kim will teach us how to draw a lovely garden of flowers using ink pens and watercolor pencils.
You love art and really enjoy creating on a deep level. But perhaps you are thinking you can’t draw or paint. Well, we have the perfect solution – Art Social!

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Visual Art

Intro to Sculpture

Wednesday, April 5 – Wednesday, April 19, 2017
5:30pm - 7pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Do you have an interest in making sculptures but don’t know where to begin? Or just want to learn a new medium? In this series class, you will learn the very forgiving medium of foam carving; an affordable lightweight material that can be sculpted on its own or combined with other materials to make a wide range of forms.

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Visual Art

Leer y charlar

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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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3D Sculptural Workshop

Tuesday, September 5 – Monday, September 11, 2017
8am - 6pm

ArtLoft
385 Maim Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Arts and Cultural Events – Shannon Weber – 3D Sculptural Workshop
This is a six-day workshop held at The Art Loft. For details and to register for this workshop please visit artsandculturaltravel.com

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Visual Art

Representational Collage

Saturday, August 12 – Sunday, August 13, 2017
10am-5pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Artist Caroline Hardy travels from Williamsburg, Virginia to teach this two-day representational collage workshop. Caroline is an artist member of the Center for Maine Contemporary Art and has her work shown there as well as in many other prestigious shows.

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Visual Art

Acrylics & Mixed Media Collage

Saturday, July 8 – Monday, July 10, 2017
9:30am - 4pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Suzanne Siegel travels from Guilford, Connecticut to share her expertise and knowledge in acrylics and mixed media painting. Suzanne’s is represented here in Rockland by Carver Hill Gallery and Cynthia Winings Gallery in Blue Hill, Maine.

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Visual Art

Photography Workshop

Saturday, June 24 – Sunday, June 25, 2017
Sat 9am - 5pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Still Life Photography Workshop – Celebrating Summer!
Karen Olson offers another ‘It’s a Still Life’ photography workshop this year with a celebration of summer. After a long hard winter, summer is certainly something to celebrate! What better way than to capture it in all its glory!!

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Visual Art

Paper making class-Diaper Fund

Sunday, March 26, 2017
1pm - 3pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Paper making class for families! FREE refreshments! Suggested donations $5 per individual, $10 per family.

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Visual Art

DSLR Camrea Modes

Saturday, March 25, 2017
10am - 12pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

This class will help you understand the basic elements of exposure and how you can control them through the manual exposure modes of your camera.

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Visual Art

Bessie the Cow Paint Nite

Friday, March 24, 2017
6pm - 8pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Come join us for a fun filled Paint Nite!

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Visual Art

Metalwork Jewelry Making

Saturday, March 18, 2017
1pm - 4pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Learn the basics of metalwork with this workshop designed as an introduction to jewelry making.

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WordPress Websites - Blogging

Saturday, March 18, 2017
10am - 12pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Are you looking to create your own blog or website? WordPress is the most popular platform to accomplish this goal. This workshop will help you design and maintain a website or blog for yourself or your business. This is a one on one workshop.

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Metalwork Jewelry Making

Friday, March 17, 2017
9:30am - 12:30pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Learn the basics of metalwork with this workshop designed as an introduction to jewelry making.

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Encaustics with Kendra Denny

Sunday, March 12, 2017
1pm - 5pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Ever wanted to try encaustic painting but didn’t know where to start? This is the class for you!

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Visual Art

What's in a Name

Saturday, March 11, 2017
10am - 12pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Siute 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Kid's Photo Walk. Send them off with a camera (or cell phone) and we will go for a scavenger hunt to find letters from our surroundings.

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Visual Art

The Red Umbrella Paint Nite

Friday, March 10, 2017
6 - 8pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Join us at The Art Loft for a fun night of painting and socializing. Our leader, Sean Boyd, will guide us step-by-step through painting The Red Umbrella, perfect for March. Without the need for any painting experience what-so-ever, you will be amazed at what you are capable of creating. In just two hours your canvas will transform before your very

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Visual Art

Summer Wildflowers in Maine

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
1 to 2:30 pm

Camden Public Library, Main Street, Camden, ME 04843

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Discussions/Forums

Rockland’s Maritime Heritage

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
10:30 am - 12 noon

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

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Discussions/Forums

High Blood Pressure

Monday, May 8, 2017
3:00 - 4:00 pm

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

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Discussions/Forums

AARP Driver Safety Course

Friday, April 28, 2017
10 am to 3 pm

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

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Discussions/Forums

Women After 50

Thursday, April 27, 2017
9 am - 12 noon

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

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Discussions/Forums

ME Home Front in World War I

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
10:30 am - 12 noon

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

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Discussions/Forums

Quick and Healthy Meals

Monday, March 20, 2017
3:00 - 4:00 pm

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

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Discussions/Forums

Knox County Homeless Coalitio

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
10:30 am - 12 noon

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

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Discussions/Forums

Image Transfers w/ Amy Parrish

Sunday, March 5, 2017
1pm - 4pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

In this three-hour workshop, you will learn a variety of techniques to transfer your photographs onto other surfaces such as wood or fabric, etc. Processes will include acetone, acrylic and wax paper transfers using common inkjet and laser prints.

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Visual Art

Get Started w/ Adobe Lightroom

Sunday, March 5, 2017
10am - 12pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

This is a quick-start workshop designed to get you up and running and editing your images directly.
You'll need a collection of several images on your camera or iPhone and a laptop with the Adobe Photography Plan downloaded. Click here for a free trial version. Email Karen with any questions regarding the workshop renukostyle@gmail.com

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Visual Art

Still life photography

Saturday, March 4, 2017
10am -2pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Still life photography is an amazing artistic medium. Even while the chill winds of March are blowing you can still practice your photography skills indoors. Instead of going out in search of the perfect shot, we will learn to set up a beautiful still life and then create moody edits with editing software. Props and flowers will be available.

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Visual Art

Image Transfer

Saturday, February 25, 2017
1 - 4pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

In this three-hour workshop, you will learn a variety of techniques to transfer your photographs onto other surfaces such as wood or fabric, etc.

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Visual Art

What's In A Name- For Kid's

Saturday, February 25, 2017
10am - 12pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Kid's Photo Walk
Get the kids out of the house for a walk around Main Street with award- winning photographer Amy Parrish. Send them off with a camera (or cell phone) and we will go for a scavenger hunt to find letters from our surroundings.

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Visual Art

Red Tulips Paint Nite

Friday, February 24, 2017
6 - 8pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Join us at The Art Loft for a fun night of painting and socializing. Our leader, Sean Boyd, will guide us step-by-step through painting these lovely red tulips. Without the need for any painting experience what-so-ever you will be amazed at what you are capable of creating. In just two hours your canvas will transform before your very eyes.

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Visual Art

WordPress Websites – Blogging

Friday, February 24, 2017
1 - 3pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Are you looking to create your own blog or website? WordPress is the most popular platform to accomplish this goal. This workshop will help you design and maintain a website or blog for yourself or your business. This is a one on one workshop.

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Other

DSLR Camera Modes

Friday, February 24, 2017
10am - 12pm

ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Take this class to understand the basic elements of exposure and how you can control them through the manual exposure modes of your camera. Learn why some pictures seem to come out too dark or too blurry, etc. Bring your camera to follow along materials for note-taking.

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Visual Art

Soldier On

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
6:30 - 8 pm

The Strand Theater, 345 Main Street, Rockland, ME 04841

Knox Museum presents a screening of SOLDIER ON, followed by a panel discussion with filmmaker, two of the soldiers featured in her film, and key Maine women veterans. This program is the first in a series of Knox Museum’s 2017 special programs featuring women veterans, made possible by Walmart Foundation. Admission is free & all are welcome.

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Historical,Other,Performing Arts

DOUBLE BILL- 2 Shows One Night

Saturday, March 4, 2017
7:30 pm

Strand Theatre Rockland, me

THE SWEETBACK SISTERS and GIRLS GUNS & GLORY
DOUBLE BILL! A Fresh Take on Country, Honky Tonk and Rockabilly
Saturday March 4, 2017
7:30pm
Admission: $20/Advance, $25/Door.

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Concerts

Portugal: Meal and Tour

Thursday, February 23, 2017
6 :00-8:00pm

Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland

Join us for an authentic Portuguese meal followed by a discussion regarding a school-sponsored upcoming tour of Portugal.

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Other

Day Sail & Lighthouse Tour

Thursday, September 14, 2017
10:00am-5:00pm

Camden, Maine

Celebrate Maine Lighthouse week by taking a Full day sail with us to the Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse! Look for the Windjammer Fleet and Lobster boats at work. We will tie up to the lighthouse dock and have a guided tour of the Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse. After the tour we will set our sails for Camden.

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Seasonal,Tours

Full Moon Sail on the Olad

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
5:15pm-7:15pm

Camden, Maine

Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State Park; then turn seaward and watch the moonrise over the islands of Penobscot Bay. B.Y.O.B.

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Seasonal,Tours

Windjammer Festival Parade

Sunday, September 3, 2017
2:30pm-4:30pm

Camden, Maine

Join us as we lead the parade and sail through Camden Harbor for the crowds of onlookers ashore during the 20th annual parade of sail. B.Y.O.B

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Seasonal,Tours

Firework Sail aboard the Olad

Friday, September 1, 2017
7:15pm-9:15pm

Camden, Maine

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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Seasonal,Tours

Windjammer Festival Sail-in

Friday, September 1, 2017
12:00pm-2:00pm & 2:30pm-4:30pm

Camden, Maine

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. B.Y.O.B.

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Seasonal,Tours

Full Moon Sail on the Olad

Monday, August 7, 2017
7:00pm-9:00pm

Camden, Maine

Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State Park; then turn seaward and watch the moonrise over the islands of Penobscot Bay. B.Y.O.B.

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Seasonal,Tours

Seabird Watching Sail

Thursday, July 13, 2017
9:45am-11:45am

Camden, Maine

Enjoy a morning sail with us through the islands and rocks of Penobscot Bay. Friends of Maine’s Seabird Islands will be teaching us about the local seabirds that frequent the area as well as nest here.

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Seasonal,Tours

Full Moon Sail on the Olad

Sunday, July 9, 2017
7:00pm-9:00pm

Camden, Maine

Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State
Park; then turn seaward and watch the moonrise over the islands of
Penobscot Bay. B.Y.O.B.

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Camden Harbor Fireworks Sail

Tuesday, July 4, 2017
7:00pm-9:00pm

Camden, Maine

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 independence with fantastic fireworks over Maine’s most beautiful harbor. BYOB

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Seasonal,Tours

Full Moon Sail aboard the Olad

Friday, June 9, 2017
7:15pm-9:15pm

Camden, Maine

Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State
Park; then turn seaward and watch the moonrise over the islands of
Penobscot Bay. B.Y.O.B.

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Seasonal,Tours

Chili & Chowder Cook Off to benefit MDA

Sunday, February 19, 2017
2 - 5 pm

For the sixth year, amateurs and professionals are invited to compete with their best chili and chowders Sunday, Feb. 19, in an event to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The event is being organized by the Rockland Professional Firefighters Local 1584 chapter of the International Association of Fire Fighters and hosted at Trackside Station, 4 Union St., Rockland.

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Tabletop Gaming

Friday, February 24, 2017
3:00-5:00pm

Camden Public Library

Join us Friday afternoons for board games of all kinds. Bring your favorite & share with the group! The library will provide some snacks.

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Other

Grown-up Story Hour

Friday, February 24, 2017
1:30-2:30p.m.

Camden Public Library

Every Friday in February, a different librarian will read aloud. You're welcome to bring your lunch or a snack. This week, Katie will read.

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Other

Thomaston Trek Run/Walk

Sunday, June 4, 2017
7:30-10:30 am

Thomaston Academy/Thomaston Public Library, 60 Main St., Thomaston.

Sunday, June 4. The event will start and finish at the Thomaston Academy/Thomaston Public Library, located at 60 Main Street in Thomaston. The family-friendly fundraiser is perfect for all ages and all levels of walkers or runners. Check-in /registration: 7:30–8:00am. The race begins at 8:30am and will be held rain/shine. 594-5095

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Other

PhotoTour:Waterfalls & Foliage

Monday, October 9 – Saturday, October 14, 2017

Western Maine; Bethel to Rangeley

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

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

Photo Tour:Lighthouses & Lobs

Monday, September 11, 2017
TBD

Camden/Rockland, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education brings you to Mid-Coast lighthouses to explore maritime history, lobster industry, marine wildlife, and quaint harbor scenery by land and sea. Photo lessons on camera controls, exposure, and menu selection, includes exercises on composition, light, and point of view. All camera types, all levels welcome.

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

Photo Tour:Lighthouses & Lobs

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
TBD

Camden/Rockland, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education brings you to Mid-Coast lighthouses to explore maritime history, lobster industry, marine wildlife, and quaint harbor scenery by land and sea. Photo lessons on camera controls, exposure, and menu selection, includes exercises on composition, light, and point of view. All camera types, all levels welcome.

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

Photo Tour:Lighthouses & Lobs

Sunday, July 16, 2017
TBD

Camden/Rockland, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education brings you to Mid-Coast lighthouses to explore maritime history, lobster industry, marine wildlife, and quaint harbor scenery by land and sea. Photo lessons on camera controls, exposure, and menu selection, includes exercises on composition, light, and point of view. All camera types, all levels welcome.

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

Photo Tour:Lighthouses & Lobs

Monday, July 3, 2017
TBD

Camden/Rockland, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education brings you to Mid-Coast lighthouses to explore maritime history, lobster industry, marine wildlife, and quaint harbor scenery by land and sea. Photo lessons on camera controls, exposure, and menu selection, includes exercises on composition, light, and point of view. All camera types, all levels welcome.

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

Photo Tour: Lighthouses & Lob

Thursday, June 22, 2017
TBD

Camden/Rockland, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education brings you to Mid-Coast lighthouses to explore maritime history, lobster industry, marine wildlife, and quaint harbor scenery by land and sea. Photo lessons on camera controls, exposure, and menu selection, includes exercises on composition, light, and point of view. All camera types, all levels welcome.

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

Photo Tour:Lighthouses & Lobs

Monday, May 29, 2017
TBD

Camden/Rockland, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education brings you to Mid-Coast lighthouses to explore maritime history, lobster industry, marine wildlife, and quaint harbor scenery by land and sea. Photo lessons on camera controls, exposure, and menu selection, includes exercises on composition, light, and point of view. All camera types, all levels welcome.

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

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

Thursday, October 5, 2017
1:00-9:00-ish

Rockland/Pemaquid, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education blend as you explore a stunning setting on the Maine coast. Drive down a picturesque 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, any camera welcome.

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

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

Thursday, September 7, 2017
1:00-9:00-ish

Rockland/Pemaquid, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education blend as you explore a stunning setting on the Maine coast. Drive down a picturesque 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, any camera welcome.

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

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

Sunday, August 27, 2017
1:00-9:00-ish

Rockland/Pemaquid, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education blend as you explore a stunning setting on the Maine coast. Drive down a picturesque 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, any camera welcome.

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

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

Friday, August 18, 2017
1:00-9:00-ish

Rockland/Pemaquid, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education blend as you explore a stunning setting on the Maine coast. Drive down a picturesque 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, any camera welcome.

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

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

Sunday, July 9, 2017
1:00-9:00-ish

Rockland/Pemaquid, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education blend as you explore a stunning setting on the Maine coast. Drive down a picturesque 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, any camera welcome.

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

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

Thursday, June 15, 2017
1:00-9:00-ish

Rockland/Pemaquid, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education blend as you explore a stunning setting on the Maine coast. Drive down a picturesque 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, any camera welcome.

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

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

Friday, May 26, 2017
1:00-9:00-ish

Rockland/Pemaquid, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education blend as you explore a stunning setting on the Maine coast. Drive down a picturesque 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, any camera welcome.

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

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

Saturday, September 30, 2017
10:00am-6:00pm

Rockland/Vinalhaven, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

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

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

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

Saturday, September 9, 2017
10:00am-6:00pm

Rockland/Vinalhaven, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

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

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

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

Monday, August 28, 2017
10:00am-6:00pm

Rockland/Vinalhaven, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

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

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

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

Monday, August 14, 2017
10:00am-6:00pm

Rockland/Vinalhaven, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

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

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

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

Monday, July 24, 2017
10:00am-6:00pm

Rockland/Vinalhaven, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

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

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

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

Friday, June 23, 2017
10:00am-6:00pm

Rockland/Vinalhaven, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

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

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

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
10am-6pm

Rockland/Vinalhaven

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,Historical,Other,Performing Arts,Seasonal,Tours,Visual Art

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

Friday, May 19, 2017
10am-6pm

Rockland/Vinalhaven, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

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

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

Matt Andersen

Thursday, February 23, 2017
7:30pm

Strand Theatre, Rockland me

Powerhouse blues performer, solo on the Strand stage!

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Concerts,Performing Arts

Cooking for Kids: Italy

Saturday, March 11, 2017
9:00-12:00

Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland

Around the World Cooking for Kids is a three-part, hands-on series for ages 7-13 that introduces language through culinary activity.

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Children

Cooking for Kids: Portugal

Saturday, March 4, 2017
9:00-12:00

Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland

Around the World Cooking for Kids is a three-part series of cooking classes for ages 7-13. Join us for one, two or all three!

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Children

Date Night Film ~ Serendipity

Friday, May 19, 2017
7:30PM - 9:30PM

Camden Opera House

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Date Night Film ~ Moonstruck

Friday, April 7, 2017
7:30PM - 9:30PM

Camden Opera House

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The Black Stallion

Sunday, March 26, 2017
3:00 - 5:00pm

Camden Opera House

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Women's Vitality Retreat

Sunday, June 25 – Thursday, June 29, 2017
3:30 PM

Hawthorne Inn Camden, Maine

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

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Discussions/Forums,Other,Tours

Fern Walk at Merryspring

Friday, June 23, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

Hildy Ellis of Knox-Lincoln Soil Water Conservation District leads this walk identifying Maine's native ferns. Test your nature knowledge with this challenging program. Cost TBA.

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Other,Seasonal,Tours

Signs of Spring Walk

Saturday, May 6, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 pm

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

This family nature walk is co-presented by the Coastal Mountains Nature Program and Merryspring Nature Center. Join us to discover signs of spring in Maine, including ephemeral wildflowers and a thriving vernal pool.

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Seasonal,Tours

Art History & Archaeology Tour

Monday, May 15 – Sunday, May 28, 2017

Tour begins and ends in Athens Greece and visits the islands of Crete and Santorini

Travel to Greece with Art Historian Roger Dell on a unique journey exploring the Art and Culture of the Minoans, Europe’s first civilization. Many believe this seafar-ing, matriarchal culture, which thrived on Crete and Santorini over 3500 years ago, to be the source of Plato’s Lost Atlantis myth. Tour is limited to 12 participants.

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Discussions/Forums,Historical,Other,Tours

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, July 4, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, August 1, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 pm, weekly on Tuesdays

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Road, Camden

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

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College Admission Tips

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
6:30pm

Rockport Public Library

High school students and their parents are invited to an informative, interactive, and entertaining presentation to help families understand the role essays, interviews, extracurricular activities, sports, and other factors play in the admissions decisions colleges make.

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Discussions/Forums

The Allagash River

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
6:30pm

Rockport Opera House

Through a slideshow of scenic, historic, and wildlife pictures, Tim Caverly will guide you down a 92 mile canoe trip of the Allagash river. He will share legends about logging history, colorful characters, how animals adapt to survive in their environment, and how the Allagash became a national 'wild' river.

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Discussions/Forums

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, October 8 – Sunday, October 15, 2017
9:30-12:30

Camden Public Landing

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Tours

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, October 1 – Sunday, October 15, 2017
9:30-12:30

Camden Public Landing

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Tours

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, September 24 – Sunday, October 15, 2017
9:30-12:30

Camden Public Landing

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Tours

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, September 17 – Sunday, October 15, 2017
9:30-12:30

Camden Public Landing

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Tours

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, June 11 – Sunday, October 15, 2017
9:30-12:30

Camden Public Landing

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Tours

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, June 4 – Sunday, October 15, 2017
9:30-12:30

Camden Public Landing

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Tours

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, May 28 – Sunday, October 15, 2017
9:30-12:30

Camden Public Landing

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Tours

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

Sunday, May 21 – Sunday, October 15, 2017
9:30-12:30

Camden Public Landing

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Tours

Passy Rail Trail Fun Run/Walk

Saturday, June 3, 2017
9:00am

Rail Trail, Water Street, Belfast ME.
Register at coastal mountains.org (after March 2017)

Join us for the inaugural race on the rail trail! Open to all ages and abilities - we welcome dogs, wheelchairs and families with strollers as well as competitive racers and walkers. This will be an out and back race starting at the Armistice Bridge in downtown Belfast.

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Children,Other

Thanksgiving at Point Lookout

Thursday, November 23, 2017
11:30am-3:30pm

The Summit at Point Lookout
67 Atlantic Hwy, Northport, Maine

Thanksgiving up at The Summit. Seating times 11:30am-3:30pm. Call for reservations 207-789-2000, visitpointlookout.com

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Mother's Day at Point Lookout

Sunday, May 14, 2017
10:30am-2:30pm

The Summit at Point Lookout
67 Atlantic Hwy, Northport, Maine

Mother's Day Brunch at The Summit. Seating times 10:30am-2:30pm, call 207-789-2000.

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Easter at Point Lookout

Sunday, April 16, 2017
10:30am-2:30pm

The Summit at Point Lookout
67 Atlantic Hwy, Northport, Maine

Easter Brunch up at The Summit. Enjoy a delicious menu and beautiful panoramic views! 10:30am-2:30pm, Call 207-789-2000

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Rockland Farmers' Market

Thursday, May 18 – Thursday, October 26, 2017
Thursdays 8:30am - 1pm

Harbor Park

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Children,Gardening,Other,Seasonal

CIFF

Thursday, September 14 – Sunday, September 17, 2017

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Pies on Parade Pie Tour

Sunday, January 28, 2018
1:00 - 4:00pm

Venues throughout downtown Rockland

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

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Fairs/Festivals

Maine Boats, Homes & Hbrs Show

Friday, August 11 – Sunday, August 13, 2017
gates open at 10 am daily

Harbor Park and Buoy Park, Rockland

Celebrating the best of Maine on the Rockland waterfront at the only in-water boat show in the state. Over 100 boats in the water and on land, plus home exhibits, fine furniture, jewelers, art, food, and music. Produced by Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors magazine. 800-565-4951; maineboats.com; showinfo@maineboats.com

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Children,Fairs/Festivals,Other,Seasonal

Fall Art & Antique Auction

Saturday, November 18 – Sunday, November 19, 2017
11:00 am

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries
51 Atlantic Highway
Thomaston, ME 04861

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

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Auctions/Sales

Summer Art & Antique Auction

Saturday, August 26 – Sunday, August 27, 2017
11:00 am

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries
51 Atlantic Highway
Thomaston, ME 04861

Join us at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on August 26 & 27 for our amazing Summer auction of 1,000+ lots of fine art and antiques. Auction items can be viewed at www.thomastonauction.com.

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Auctions/Sales

Spring Art & Antique Auction

Saturday, May 20 – Sunday, May 21, 2017
11:00 am

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries
51 Atlantic Highway
Thomaston, ME 04861

Join us at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on May 20 & 21 for our exciting Spring auction of 1,000+ lots of fine art and antiques. Auction items can be viewed at www.thomastonauction.com.

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Auctions/Sales

Romeo and Juliet

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
6-8pm

Camden Amphitheatre
55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents the epic love story in a full professional production outdoors in the beautiful Camden Amphitheatre.

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Performing Arts

The International String Trio

Friday, June 16, 2017
6:00 pm

Union Hall, Rockport Maine

Over the last 17 years the group has performed at more than 1000 venues, and gained national recognition for its distinct sound and stylistic diversity. The trio’s repertoire includes Gypsy jazz, Appalachian folk, acoustic world music (Irish, Klezmer, Russian, Italian, French, Bluegrass), virtuosic classical arrangements and popular songs.

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The Ale House String Band

Friday, May 19, 2017
6:00 pm

Union Hall, Rockport Maine

The formation of this popular folk band was a happy accident caused by the artistic whirlpool that is Waldoboro, ME. Co-founded by Bay Chamber Music School faculty member, April Reed-Cox, the group features Oren Robinson, a classically trained vocalist, and Brian Dunn, a wandering soul who picked up music along the way. The three have an uncanny

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Peter and Will Anderson

Saturday, February 25, 2017
6:00 pm

Union Hall,24 Cetnral St., Rockport, Maine

Bay Chamber Concerts presents Peter and Will Anderson, joined by guitarist Alex Wintz for an evening of jazz favorites.

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Performing Arts

Opening Night Concert

Thursday, July 13, 2017
7:30 pm

Rockport Opera House, Rockport Maine

Our summer program of music is an opportunity to delight in the enchanting place where we are all fortunate enough to live or visit. Our Summer Concert Series includes remarkable performers and enchanting programs on Thursday evenings at the historic Rockport Opera House and Friday evenings in intimate Union Hall.

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Performing Arts

Palaver Strings with Friends

Saturday, April 22, 2017
6:00 pm

Union Hall, Rockport Maine

Much-loved, Boston-based ensemble Palaver Strings joins with longtime friends The Gawler Sisters, on a double bill. From New England’s rolling hills and lush forests, to its craggy shores and rock-filled fields, the highly accomplished group of musicians come together in a cross genre celebration inspired by this diverse landscape.

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Performing Arts

North Atlantic Blues Festival

Saturday, July 15 – Sunday, July 16, 2017
11:00 - 6:00

Rockland's Public Landing 275 Main St

The 24th annual blues music festival attracts world-famous blues musicians for a two-day outdoor event, July 15 &16, 2017. Held at the Public Landing overlooking picturesque Rockland Harbor. Main Street is closed from traffic for the popular club crawl Saturday evening.

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Concerts

Sip, Eat, Sip

Sunday, August 27, 2017
12:00-3:00pm

Cellardoor Winery
367 Youngtown Road
Lincolnville, ME

Join Cellardoor and friends for afternoon of indulgence, tasty treats and perfectly paired bites!

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Other,Seasonal

Under the Maine Sun

Friday, August 25, 2017
5:30 - 10:00pm

Cellardoor Winery
367 Youngtown Road
Lincolnville, ME

An elegant evening in the vineyard celebrating the best that Maine has to offer. This is one party not to be missed!

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Concerts,Other,Seasonal

Live in The Vines

Saturday, July 29, 2017
4:00 - 8:00pm

Cellardoor Winery
367 Youngtown Road
Lincolnville, ME

Join Cellardoor an afternoon in the Vineyard to enjoy live music, local foods, brews and of course, Cellardoor wine.

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Concerts,Seasonal

Grape Affair

Thursday, July 27, 2017
5:30 - 9:30pm

Cellardoor Winery
367 Youngtown Road
Lincolnville, ME

Spend an idyllic summer evening of dining and dancing to live music as the sun sets over the vineyard at Cellardoor Winery in Lincolnville.

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Concerts,Other,Seasonal

Annual Tree Auction

Saturday, November 25, 2017
1:00 to 4:00 pm

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union Street, Rockland ME

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Auctions/Sales,Seasonal

Tag and Bag Sale

Saturday, August 19, 2017
8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Rockland Public Library

Friends may shop beginning at 8:00. Renew or join at the door

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Auctions/Sales,Literary

Annual Garden tour

Saturday, June 24, 2017
10 am to 2 pm

Map will be provided in the advertising literature in the weeks before the tour

Six or seven private gardens will be on view and the owners are expected to be on hand to answer questions.

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Gardening

Haunted Montpelier!

Friday, October 27 – Tuesday, October 31, 2017
6:00 - 9:00 pm

Montpelier, 30 High Street, Thomaston, ME 04861

For the first time ever Montpelier rolls out the scary for Halloween. THE perfect place for a haunted house anywhere in the county - be sure to catch it over Halloween Weekend - Friday through Tuesday from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm each night. Fabulously scary decor on 3 stories of the haunted mansion, featuring Henry Knox returned from the dead!

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Children,Exhibits,Historical

March bag and bake sale

Saturday, March 18, 2017
8:30 am - 2:00 pm; bake sale 9-2

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union Street, Rockland ME

Thousands of gently used books in all categories and tasty baked goods. Members of the Friends may shop starting at 8:00 am.--renew or join at the door.

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Auctions/Sales,Literary

Taste of Thomaston

Monday, August 21, 2017
5:00 - 8:00 pm.

Montpelier, 30 High Street, Thomaston, ME 04861

Attention foodies! Fabulous tasting festival featuring 30+ bites and sips from some of mid-coast Maine's best chefs, vintners & brewers, bakers, cheese-makers, growers, and artisans, now scheduled for cocktail hour on a Monday in August by popular demand. $65/$45 in advance at www.knoxmuseum.org, $75/$55 at the door.

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Cut the Cake!

Saturday, July 22, 2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Montpelier, 30 High Street, Thomaston, ME 04861

Come celebrate General Henry Knox's 267th birthday on the grounds of Montpelier at Knox Museum. Immediately follows the annual graveside ceremony at 10:30 am at Village Cemetery in Thomaston where Knox is buried. Cake and ice cream for all. Rain or shine. Free admission.

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Children,Historical

Special Weapons Exhibition

Saturday, July 1 – Monday, July 3, 2017
12:00 to 4:00 pm daily

Montpelier, 30 High Street, Thomaston, ME 04861

In partnership with the Maine Military Historical Society Museum, Knox Museum will exhibit for 3 days only a very special weapons display from the American Revolutionary War through today's conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Watch knoxmuseum.org for details.

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Exhibits,Historical

Photo Walk: Rockport Village

Sunday, October 8, 2017
10:00 - 1:00-ish

Rockport, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

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

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Montpelier Exhibition Opening

Thursday, June 8, 2017
5:00 - 7:00 pm

Montpelier, 30 High Street, Thomaston, ME 04861

Knox Museum's special 2017 exhibition on Maine women in the military, from the Revolutionary War to Afghanistan and Iraq. All are welcome to come see this historic exhibition, and enjoy refreshments. Stay tuned to www.knoxmuseum.org for developing details. Due to the historic nature of Montpelier this exhibition is only accessible by stairs. Free.

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Exhibits,Historical

Boots on the Ground

Saturday, May 27, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Montpelier, 30 High Street, Thomaston, ME 04861

Knox Museum's annual tribute to ALL veterans highlights women veterans in 2017. Patriotic music and ceremonies, and free lunch for all. Check www.knoxmuseum.org for announcement of keynote speaker, & additional developing details. Rain or shine. All are welcome. Dress for early spring weather!

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Children,Concerts,Exhibits,Historical,Tours

Conservation Farm Tour

Saturday, September 9, 2017
8:00am - 4:00pm

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District
893 West St, Rt 90
Rockport, ME 04856

Join Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District for a fun-filled day.
-- Travel on a luxury, climate-controlled passenger coach from Northeast Charter & Tour Co, winner of the 2014 Green Highway award
-- Enjoy homemade goodies, a delicious picnic lunch & afternoon snack
-- Learn about local farms, ecology, &…

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Photo Tour: Hours of Flowers

Saturday, July 22, 2017
9:00-4:00

Camden/Rockland area, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Hours of Flowers Photo Tour is travel adventure and photography education that will lead you to some of the areas best garden spots. Whether you are composing a singular flower, a whole flowerbed, or the entire garden, you will learn how to best utilize your camera equipment and expand your personal vision to create extraordinary images.

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Conservation Education Fair

Thursday, September 28, 2017
9:30am - 1:30pm

Union Fairgrounds
Fairgrounds Lane
Union ME 04862

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

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Little Sprouts Ecology Camp

Monday, July 17 – Friday, July 21, 2017
9 - 11:30 am

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Rd
Camden, ME 04843

Knox-Lincoln SWCD & Merryspring offer Little Sprouts, a 2.5 hr/day, week-long program for ages 4-6. Campers explore natural resources, ecology, & wildlife through games, hands-on learning activities, nature hikes & observation, & gardening. FMI: Rebecca Jacobs, 596-2040, rebecca@knox-lincoln.org or Brett Willard, 236-2239, e…

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Children,Crafts,Gardening,Seasonal

Eco-Explorers Ecology Camp

Monday, June 26 – Friday, June 30, 2017
8:45am - noon

Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Rd
Camden, ME 048743

Knox-Lincoln SWCD & Merryspring offer Eco-Explorers, a 1/2 day, week-long program for ages 7-9. Campers explore natural resources, ecology, & wildlife through games, hands-on learning activities, nature hikes & observation, & gardening.
FMI: Rebecca Jacobs, 596-2040, rebecca@knox-lincoln.org or Brett Willard, 236-2239, …

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Cinderella

Sunday, June 18, 2017
3:00PM - 5:00PM

Camden Opera House

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Ashwood Waldorf School

Friday, June 9, 2017
10:00AM -11:00AM

Camden Opera House

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Downeast Singers

Monday, May 29, 2017
5:00Pm - 7:00PM

Camden Opera House

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Rockport Dance Conservatory

Friday, May 26 – Saturday, May 27, 2017

Camden Opera House

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Backyard Conservation Sale

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water
893 West St (Rt 90)
Rockport, ME 04856

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District offers compost bins, rain barrels, & accessories at wholesale prices. Items must be pre-ordered by early May for pick-up in early June. Check www.knox-lincoln.org/backyard-sale for 2017 prices, order dates, order forms & online ordering. FMI contact the district at 596-2040 or hild…

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Hal McIntyre

Sunday, May 14, 2017
2:00PM - 4:00PM

Camden Opera House

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Trout Stocking Sale

Sunday, May 7, 2017
Noon - 1pm

Union Fairgrounds
Fairgrounds Lane
Union Me 04862

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District offers brook and rainbow trout for stocking private ponds, as well as tKnox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District offers brook and rainbow trout for stocking private ponds, as well as trout food and Clear Pond, a non-toxic, biological algae control product. Pre-order only.
FMI…

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Knox-Lincoln Spring Plant Sale

Saturday, May 6 – Sunday, May 7, 2017
9am - 2pm

Union Fairgrounds
Fairgrounds Lane
Union ME 04862

Knox-Lincoln SWCD offers bareroot fruit trees, berries, & NATIVE trees, shrubs & potted perennials for pre-order and Cash-&-Carry. Great plants, great prices! Catalog and online ordering at www.knox-lincoln.org/spring-plant-sale. Pre-order by April 28 for best selection; Pre-order Pick-up and Cash & Carry Sale on May 6 &…

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Septic Installers Workshop

Thursday, March 2, 2017
8:00am - 4:30pm

Union Town Office
567 Common Rd
Union, ME 04862

Knox-Lincoln SWCD will host a septic system installation workshop for contractors & site evaluators. Eight training hours will be awarded and will apply towards re-certification for L.P.I.’s & the DEP contractor & site evaluator certification programs. Those completing the course receive certification as a Subsurface Wastewater …

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Doo Wop Project

Sunday, April 2, 2017
2:00PM - 4:00PM

Camden Opera House

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Luv the Plug

Friday, March 24, 2017
7:00PM - 9:00PM

Camden Opera House

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Body Traffic Dance Co

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
7:00PM - 9:00PM

Camden Opera House

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Lunasa with Karan Casey

Sunday, March 5, 2017
7:00PM - 9:00PM

Camden Opera House

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Beauty and the Beast

Sunday, February 26, 2017
3:00 - 5:00pm

Camden Opera House

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Annual plant, book, and bake sale

Saturday, June 10, 2017
8:30 am - 2:00 pm; bake sale 9-2

Rockland Public Library, 80 Union Street, Rockland ME

Friends may shop at the book and plant sales beginning at 8:00; bake sale begins at 9:00

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Auctions/Sales,Gardening,Literary

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
10:00 - 6:00

Rockland/Vinalhaven, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

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

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

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset Journey

Monday, August 7, 2017
1:00-9:00-ish

Rockland/Pemaquid, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education blend as you explore a stunning setting on the Maine coast. Drive down a picturesque 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, any camera welcome.

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

Photo Tour: Lighthouses & Lobsters

Saturday, May 20, 2017
TBD

Camden/Rockland, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Travel adventure and photo education brings you to Mid-Coast lighthouses to explore maritime history, lobster industry, marine wildlife, and quaint harbor scenery by land and sea. Photo lessons on camera controls, exposure, and menu selection, includes exercises on composition, light, and point of view. All camera types, all levels welcome.

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Photo Walk: Mid-Coast Villages & Cities

Saturday, June 3, 2017
TBD

TBD, 6/18, 6/24, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

Explore the history and landscape of quaint villages, historic cities, or fishing harbors. You’ll adventure to hard-to-find locations and hidden spots with camera handling tips, framing, and demos on seeing.. Expect rocky coastline, historic buildings, landmarks, stone-walls, gardens, boats, and more. Any camera, any skill level welcome.

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

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

Friday, June 16, 2017
10:00 - 6:00

Rockland/Vinalhaven, CoastalMainePhotoTours.com, 207-594-1224

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

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Megunticook Rowing Regatta

Sunday, September 10, 2017
7:45am - 10:30am

Barrett's Cove Public Beach, at Megunticook Lake, Beaucaire Ave, Camden, ME 04843

Megunticook Rowing hosts their annual regatta on Sunday, September 10, 2017. Single and double scullers, with all levels of experience, are invited to compete in either the 10-mile Mini-Marathon or the 3-mile course. Registration closes on Tuesday September 5, 2017. For more information visit www.megunticookrowing.org or call 207-233-9145

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Bay Chamber - Che Malambo

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
7:00 PM

Strom Auditorium, Rockport

Bay Chamber presents Argentine dance company Che Malambo at Strom auditorium on Tuesday, March 28 at 7PM.

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Concerts,Performing Arts

Fundraiser/Scholarship Auction

Saturday, May 6, 2017
5:00-8:00 p.m.

16 Bayview

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Auctions/Sales

Fall Foliage Photo Wrksp

Wednesday, October 11 – Friday, October 13, 2017
8:00am - 6pm

Rockland, Camden, Rockport, Appleton, Union, Liberty and more.

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

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Tours,Visual Art

Photography Workshop

Thursday, July 13 – Friday, July 14, 2017
8:00am - 6pm

In and around the Rockland, Camden, and Rockport areas.

One of the most important considerations in taking a good photograph is focus. Many times photographers don’t put enough emphasis, not only on nailing the focus, but in many cases, deciding what exactly the focus should be on. This photo workshop will Focus on Focus.

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Tours,Visual Art

Creativity Bootcamp

Wednesday, September 20 – Friday, September 22, 2017
8:00am - 6pm

In and around the Rockland, Camden, and Rockport areas.

Creativity is at the heart of every great photograph. Good photographers have a special talent for creating images that express their own unique vision. Do you have a unique photographic vision or voice? Are you still looking for it?

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Tours,Visual Art

Photography Workshop

Wednesday, August 23 – Friday, August 25, 2017
8:00am - 6pm

In and around the Rockland, Camden, and Rockport areas

You just got hired by a travel magazine as a freelance travel photographer and now it’s time for your first assignment: the Midcoast of Maine! Are you ready for the challenge?

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Tours,Visual Art

Art is Everywhere Photo Wrkshp

Wednesday, June 7 – Friday, June 9, 2017
8:00am - 6pm

In and around Rockland, Camden, Rockport areas

This 3-day photography workshop will include classroom lectures, shooting assignments, and plenty of on-location shooting. By the end of the two days you will see the whole in a whole new light and your picturing taking will be forever changed.

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Tours,Visual Art

Full-Moon Fairy Garden Walk

Monday, August 7, 2017
7:15 - 8:30pm

Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals for one of our most cherished and magical events of the year, our family-friendly Full-Moon Fairy Garden Walk. Children are encouraged to come in fairy and pollinator costumes - butterflies, bees, be creative! Herbalist Deb Soule will lead this delightful tour and speak about a variety of herbs.

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Children,Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Antiques for the Garden

Thursday, June 1, 2017
1:00 p.m.

Rockport Opera House

6/1/2017. Antiques for the Garden. Ann Robison will discuss useful and decorative antiques for the garden, illustrated with items from her collection. A longtime collector, Ann prefers digging through antique shops for treasures over digging in the dirt of her garden. Hosted by the Rockport Garden Club.

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Gardening

Mother's Day Plant Sale & Tour

Sunday, May 14, 2017
12:00 - 3:00 PM

Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals and enjoy a delightful herb tour (1:30 - 2:30 PM) led by herbalist Deb Soule, who will speak about a variety of medicinal and pollinator plants. We will also be selling a variety of plants between 12 - 3 PM. No advance registration is required – Just come and enjoy! Suggested Garden Tour Donation: $5

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Cutting Gardens and Bouquets

Thursday, November 2, 2017
1:00 p.m.

Rockport Opera House

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

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Gardening

Creating Backyard Habitats

Thursday, July 6, 2017
1:00 p.m.

Rockport Opera House

7/6/2017. Beyond the Birdfeeder: Creating Backyard Habitats. Hildy Ellis, the District Coordinator for the Knox-Lincoln Soil and Water Conservation District will discuss using native plants to encourage wildlife to visit your yard. Hosted by the Rockport Garden Club.

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Gardening

Tree Trimming

Thursday, May 4, 2017
1:00 p.m.

Rockport Opera House

5/4/2017. Tree Trimming. Bob Cochran of Timbercliff Tree Service will discuss all the factors that must be considered when trimming trees. He holds an arborist license from the State of Maine. Hosted by the Rockport Garden Club.

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Gardening

Edible Gardens

Thursday, April 6, 2017
1:00 p.m.

Rockport Opera House

4/6/2017. Edible Gardens. Jacinda Martinez of Grounded Local is an edible garden designer. Her talk will focus on the many ways to incorporate edible plants and flowers into a garden design and then create art from these same plants once discarded at the end of the season. Hosted by he Rockport Garden Club.

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Holly Berry Fair

Saturday, December 2, 2017
8 a.m. --12 p.m.

Rockport Opera House

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

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Fairs/Festivals

Rockport Plant Sale

Saturday, June 3, 2017
9 :00 a.m. --12:00 p.m.

Aldermere Farms, 70 Russell Ave., Rockport

6/3/2017. Rockport Garden Club Annual Plant Sale. 9 a.m. to noon. Aldermere Farms, 70 Russell Ave., Rockport. Perennials, annuals, herbs, flowers, and more. Proceeds support the garden club's beautification efforts in Rockport and the club's scholarship fund. 207-236-7788

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Gardening

Book Sale at Jackson Memorial Library

Saturday, July 15, 2017
9am-4pm

Jackson Memorial Library
71 Main St.
Tenants Harbor
04860

Jackson Memorial Library's annual Book Sale, Raffle & Silent Auction at the library, 71 Main St Tenants Harbor, 9am to 4pm.
Large assortment of Fiction & Non-fiction plus DVDs & CDs & Children's books.
Raffle drawing at 1pm. Silent Auction closes at 3pm.
207-372-8961
Jacksonmemoriallibrary.org

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Auctions/Sales

Lasansky Open Studio & Exhibit

Friday, June 23, 2017
11:30 - 12:30

Lasansky Studio of Dance
234 Old County Road
Rockport, ME 04856

Exhibit and readings of children's artwork and poetry created during a weeklong thematic workshop.

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Photo Tour: Chase the Great Schooner Race

Friday, July 7, 2017
9am-4pm

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

Hop aboard a comfortable motorboat for a chance to photograph the Great Schooner Race. Your photo opportunities are sure to be spectacular with an assembly of grand, traditional, tall ships; vessels as large as 132’, three masts of sail; and breathtaking bay scenery. This photographic adventure includes coaching, advice, and image review.

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

Festival Of Lights

Friday, November 24 – Sunday, November 26, 2017

Downtown Rockland

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

Summer Solstice Celebration

Saturday, June 17, 2017
4 pm to ?

Downtown Rockland and Journey's End Marina

Summer Solstice Open Air Street Party on Main Street - 4-7 PM - FAMILY FRIENDLY
Summer Solstice Dock Party at Journey's End Marina - 6-10:30 PM - ADULTS 21 + ONLY WITH ID.

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Children,Concerts,Exhibits,Fairs/Festivals,Historical,Other,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Blueberry Wing Ding

Saturday, August 12, 2017
7.00-10.30

12 MacKay Road
Lincolnville Maine 04849

This annual Blueberry pancake breakfast is held in August in support of the Lincolnville Improvement Association's scholarship fund. Sponsored by local businesses and the Lincolnville Business Group.
Come and mix and mingle with the local folks and enjoy awesome blueberry pancakes, Green Tree coffee juice and a lot of local talk.

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Auctions/Sales,Children,Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Historical,Seasonal

Lincolnville Art & Book Fair

Saturday, July 22, 2017
9.00 - 4.00

Lincolnville Beach Maine
2531 Atlantic Highway

Local artists will display their work at the Whale's tooth Pub and Restaurant. Beyond the sea-Book store will host their annual book fair and will have 30 Maine writers on premises signing their books. A must not miss opportunity to meet and greet with your favorite author.

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Auctions/Sales,Crafts,Exhibits,Fairs/Festivals,Literary,Performing Arts,Seasonal,Visual Art

Medicinal Gardens Tour

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
3:30 - 4:30 PM

Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals and enjoy a delightful tour led by herbalist Deb Soule, who will speak about a variety of medicinal and pollinator plants.

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Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Medicinal Gardens Tour

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
3:30 - 4:30 PM

Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals and enjoy a delightful tour led by herbalist Deb Soule, who will speak about a variety of medicinal and pollinator plants.

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Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Medicinal Gardens Tour

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
3:30 - 4:30 PM

Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals and enjoy a delightful tour led by herbalist Deb Soule, who will speak about a variety of medicinal and pollinator plants.

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Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Medicinal Gardens Tour

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
3:30 - 4:30 PM

Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals and enjoy a delightful tour led by herbalist Deb Soule, who will speak about a variety of medicinal and pollinator plants.

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Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Medicinal Gardens Tour

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
3:30 - 4:30 PM

Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals and enjoy a delightful tour led by herbalist Deb Soule, who will speak about a variety of medicinal and pollinator plants.

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Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Plant & Bake Sale at Jackson Memorial Library

Saturday, May 27, 2017
9am-12pm

Jackson Memorial Libray
71 Main St.
Tenants Harbor

Plant sale to benefit Jackson Memorial Library and bake sale to benefit JML's Pre-K program will take place at the library, 71 Main St. Tenants Harbor, 9AM to NOON. The plant sale will feature perennials, annuals, tomatoes, and an assortment of herbs and veggies. An array of baked goods will be for sale along with hot coffee. For informatio…

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Father's Day Sail on the Olad

Sunday, June 18, 2017
10:00am-5:15pm

Camden, Maine

Fours Trips Available: 10:00AM, 12:30PM, 3:00PM, and 5:15PM

Show Dad he is doing a great job! Dad will receive half off of the regular rate when accompanied by a family member on any of our 2 hour sails on Father's Day.
For reservations call 207-236-2323 or visit www.maineschooners.com

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Seasonal,Tours

1/2 Day Sail & Lobster Bake

Thursday, August 17, 2017
2:30pm-8:45pm

Camden, Maine

Half Day Sail & Lobster Bake with the Schooner Olad
Enjoy a morning sail with the Schooner Olad through the archipelago of Islesboro to Warren Island State Park. Once there, hike around the beautiful island or just relax with the view while we prepare a traditional Maine lobster bake for you. On the return sail you'll enjoy the sun …

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Seasonal,Tours

1/2 Day Sail & Lobster Bake

Thursday, August 10, 2017
9:45am-4:30pm

Camden, Maine

Half Day Sail & Lobster Bake with the Schooner Olad
Enjoy a morning sail with the Schooner Olad through the archipelago of Islesboro to Warren Island State Park. Along the way you can see seals, porpoise and lobster boats at work. Once there, hike around the beautiful island or just relax with the view while we prepare a traditional…

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Seasonal,Tours

1/2 Day Sail & Lobster Bake

Thursday, July 27, 2017
9:45am-4:30pm

Camden, Maine

Half Day Sail & Lobster Bake with the Schooner Olad
Enjoy a morning sail with the Schooner Olad through the archipelago of Islesboro to Warren Island State Park. Along the way you can see seals, porpoise and lobster boats at work. Once there, hike around the beautiful island or just relax with the view while we prepare a traditional…

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Seasonal,Tours

1/2 Day Sail & Lobster Bake

Thursday, July 20, 2017
2:30pm-8:45pm

Camden, Maine

Half Day Sail & Lobster Bake with the Schooner Olad
Enjoy an afternoon sail with the Schooner Olad through the archipelago of Islesboro to Warren Island State Park. Hike around the beautiful island or just relax with the view while we prepare a traditional Maine lobster bake for you. The return sail will give you a spectacular view …

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Seasonal,Tours

Windjammer Parade of Sail

Friday, July 14, 2017
12pm-5pm

Camden, Maine

The Schooner Olad will join the tall ships of the Camden and Rockland windjammer fleets in a parade of sail around the historic Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse. Lunch and beverages will be served to all on board. BYOB
For reservations call 207-236-2323 or visit www.maineschooners.com

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Seasonal,Tours

Great Schooner Race Sail

Friday, July 7, 2017
9:00am-6:00pm

Camden, Maine

Great Schooner Race full day sail aboard the Schooner Olad!
The Schooner Olad will join more than two dozen tall ships gathering for an exciting all-day race in which guests may participate. This year marks the 41st anniversary of the Great Schooner Race, North America's largest annual gathering of tall ships! Raft-up! Lunch and beverag…

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Seasonal,Tours

Summer Solstice Sunrise Sail

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
4:15am-6:15am

Camden, Maine

Start the summer off right! Watch the sun rise over the islands of Penobscot Bay on the longest day of the year from the deck of a beautiful sailing ship. Coffee, tea, fresh fruit, and pastries will be served to all you early birds. For reservations visit www.maineschooners.com or call 207-236-2323

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Shipbuilding in the Midcoast

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
7:00pm

The Knox Farmhouse Museum
80 Knox Street
Thomaston, ME 04861

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

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Historical

Portraits of War

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

The Knox Farmhouse Museum
80 Knox Street
Thomaston, ME 04861

The program features interviews of local veterans of the Korean and Vietnam Wars. Refreshments will be provided. The program is free but donations are greatly appreciated.

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Historical

Finnish History and Culture

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
7:00 pm

The Knox Farmhouse Museum
80 Knox Street
Thomaston, ME 04861

Stephen Gifford will talk about the local Finnish population, history, and culture in the Midcoast area. Refreshments will be served. The program is free but donations are greatly appreciated.

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Historical

Wadsworth Street Bridge

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
7:00pm

The Knox Farmhouse Museum
80 Knox Street
Thomaston, ME 04861

Historian Peggy McCrea gives the history of the Wadsworth St. Bridge and the impact the bridge has had on the town of Thomaston as we welcome the new bridge. Refreshments will be served. The program is free but donations are always appreciated.

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Historical

Early Gravestones

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
7:00 pm

Thomaston Historical Society
The Knox Farmhouse Museum
80 Knox Street
Thomaston, Me 04861

Author and researcher, Ron Romano, will talk about early gravestones and will guide us through the artistry of the stonecutters carvings on the headstones and their meanings. Refreshments will be served. This program is free but donations are appreciated.

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Historical

Blueberry Cove Youth Field Day

Saturday, June 17, 2017
10:00-2:00PM

Blueberry Cove 4-H Camp and Learning Center, 22 Blueberry Cove Road, Tenants Harbor, ME

Join us for our Youth Field Day! Free for the whole family (children must be accompanied by an adult to participate). Come and see all that the University of Maine 4-H Camp and Learning Center at Blueberry Cove has to offer.

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Fairs/Festivals

Tanglewood Youth Field Day

Saturday, June 10, 2017
10:00-2:00pm

Tanglewood 4-H Camp and Learning Center, 1 Tanglewood Road, Lincolnville, ME 04849

Join us for our Youth Field Days! Free for the whole family (children must be accompanied by an adult to participate).

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Fairs/Festivals

Apple Variety Weekend

Sunday, October 22, 2017
9:00 - 5:00

434 Camden Road
Hope, Maine 04847

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Exhibits,Fairs/Festivals,Gardening,Tours

Hope Orchards Opening Weekend

Friday, September 15 – Sunday, September 17, 2017
9:00 - 5:00

Hope Orchards
434 Camden Road
Hope, Maine 04847

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Fairs/Festivals

Hope Orchards Fall Festival

Sunday, October 8, 2017
9:00 - 5:00

434 Camden Road
Hope Maine 04847

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

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Crafts,Exhibits,Fairs/Festivals,Gardening

Maine Lobsterpalooza

Sunday, September 17, 2017
1pm

Rockland Elks Lodge, Rankin Street, Rockland

Maine Lobsterpalooza Mac & Cheese cook off. Sunday, September 17th, 2017 at the Rockland Elks Lodge. Sample dishes from area professional and amateur chefs.

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Other

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Saturday, November 4, 2017
7:00 pm

Rockland, Maine

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

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Children,Historical,Other,Performing Arts,Tours

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Friday, October 13, 2017
7:00 pm

Rockland, Maine

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

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

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Friday, September 1, 2017
7:00 pm

Camden, Maine

On this evening walking tour of Camden, we'll explore the history of Windjammers as well as historical and mysterious events of the area.

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Children,Historical,Other,Performing Arts,Tours

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
7:30 pm

Camden, Maine

Edna St. Vincent Milay was "discovered" 105 years ago today. An evening walking tour of Camden will explore that "discovery" as well as other aspects of Edna's life in Camden. This tour will also cover other historical and mysterious legends of Camden.

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Children,Historical,Other,Performing Arts,Tours

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Sunday, July 9, 2017
7:30 pm

Rockland, Maine

An evening of history, legends and lore on a Full Moon night; an adventure in discovery!

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Children,Historical,Other,Performing Arts,Tours

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
7:30 pm

Rockland, Maine

On the Summer Solstice, enjoy an evening walking tour of Rockland, exploring history and mystery.

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

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Friday, June 2, 2017
7:30 pm

Camden, Maine

On an evening walking tour of Camden, on National Donut Day, learn the local history of the invention of the donut, as well as exploring history and mystery of the area.

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Children,Historical,Other,Performing Arts,Tours

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Friday, May 19, 2017
7:30 pm

Camden

A Spring evening walking tour of Camden, exploring history and mystery.

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

Merryspring Kitchen Tour

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Camden & Rockport Maine

Visit eight private midcoast home kitchens with gourmet tastings from a talented local chef at every stop. Bring your friends and house guests to this popular summertime event, Merryspring's major annual fund-raiser.

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Tours

Mother's Day

Sunday, May 14, 2017
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sweetgrass Farm Winery & Distillery
347 Carroll Road
Union, ME 04862

Mother's Day Wine and Chocolate pairing

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Maine Windjammer Parade

Friday, July 14, 2017
2:00-4:00

Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse

Spectators can enjoy close-up views of the entire windjammer fleet as they tack back and forth past the Breakwater Lighthouse.

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Historical,Other

Great Schooner Race

Friday, July 7, 2017

Islesboro to Rockland

Sign up for a 4- to 6-day cruise that includes the Great Schooner Race or be a spectator and walk out to the Rockland Breakwater where the Race finishes mid-afternoon.

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Historical,Other

Member events are added to this calendar frequently. Please check back soon!