Upcoming Events in Midcoast Maine

Aug 01

12@12 Lunches

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

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Dec 05

12@12 Lunches

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

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Jul 11

12@12 Lunches

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

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Jun 06

12@12 Lunches

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

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

May 02

12@12 Lunches

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

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Nov 07

12@12 Lunches

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

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Oct 03

12@12 Lunches

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

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Sep 05

12@12 Lunches

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

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Apr 12

Business & Community Expo

2 pm to 7 pmSamoset Resort, Rockport

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 diver…

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

May 10

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.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Jun 14

Business After Hours

5 pm to 7 pm Machias Savings Bank, Rockland

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Jul 12

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.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Aug 09

Business After Hours

5 pm to 7 pmLCI,

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.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Sep 13

Business After Hours

5 pm to 7 pm BRIO Promotions, Rockland

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Oct 11

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Nov 08

Business After Hours

5 pm to 7 pm Hampton Inn & Suites, Thomaston

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Dec 13

Business After Hours

5 pm to 7 pm , Rockland

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

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Jun 16

Chamber Challenge Golf Tournament

Registration at 11:30am | Tee Time at 12:30pmRockland Golf Club, Rockland

The Annual Chamber Challenge Golf Tournament at Rockland Golf Club will take place on Friday, June 16, tee off at 12:30pm. Teams and sponsorship sell out quickly so reserve now. Previous year sponsors get first right of acceptance.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

May 03

Tourism Summit

8:30AM to 3:30PMPoint Lookout Resort, Northport

Join us for our annual Tourism Summit at Point Lookout Resort in Northport!

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

May 03

Tourism Summit

8:30 am - 3:30 pmPoint Lookout Resort, Northport

The Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Tourism Summit on Wednesday, May 3, at The Summit at Point Lookout in Northport. The event will run from 8:30 am until 3:30 pm and includes a light breakfast and lunch.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

May 10

Courage, Perseverance, Writing

6:00pm • Rockport Public Library, 485 Commercial St. Rockport, ME 04856

What inspires you to put pen to paper, your fingers to the keyboard? Once a project is underway, what propels you forward? Let’s get together and talk about courage, perseverance and reaching our writing goals.

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

May 02

Knitting for Victory in WWI

3:00pm • Rockport Public Library, 485 Commercial St. Rockport, ME 04856

Join Holly Korda in exploring the amazing efforts of the Knitting Brigades of WWI, and learn how knitting helped unify the nation and win the war.

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

May 06

Windows & Doors Open House

9:00 am - 1:00 pm • EBS Design Center
34 Limerock St, Camden

SAVE THE DATE:
Stop by our Windows & Doors OPEN HOUSE
Ready to replace those old windows or doors?

Sponsored by Evergreen Windows & Doors, your trusted local window installation contractor. Specializing in beautiful windows from Marvin.

Exhibits

Exhibits

Apr 30

A Celebration of Fred Astaire

2:00-4:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Michael Lund of Serendipity Recordings will speak about the incomparable Fred Astaire--his life, music, and dance.

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Apr 29

Kristen Lindquist Book Launch

4:00-5:30pm • Camden Public Library

 

Camden poet Kristen Lindquist will read from her latest poetry collection, Tourists in the Known World, copies of which will be available for purchase.

Literary

Literary

Apr 27

Two Classic Tales of the Sea

6:30-8:30pm • Camden Public Library

 

The Camden Philosophical Society will show segments from the films Moby Dick and The Old Man and the Sea; discussion after. Free and open to all.

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

Apr 25

Bigelow Labs Program

7:00-8:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

'Science on the Half-Shell: Oyster Pathogens and How They Benefit Human Life.' Senior Research Scientist Dr. José Antonio Fernández-Robledo of Bigelow Labs' Microbiology and Parasitology Laboratory will discuss hidden cures to human diseases found in nature.

Other

Other

Apr 24

Poetry Reading

4:00-5:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Celebrate National Poetry Month with readings from several local poets.

Literary

Literary

Apr 24

ValueLine Investment Research

12:00noon-1:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Lunch and Learn with Pat Jones of Better Investments for an explanation of the ValueLine publication. Part of Money Smart Week.

Other

Other

Apr 23

Book Sale

1:00-4:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Don’t miss this opportunity to refresh your book collection for spring!

Auctions/Sales

Auctions/Sales

May 06

Knox-Lincoln Spring Plant Sale

9-2,May 6; 10-1,May7 • Union Fairgrounds
Fairgrounds Lane
Union

Great selection of bareroot fruit trees, berries, & NATIVE trees, shrubs & perennials at great prices! Locally made bird, bat & bee houses; bird feeders; & picnic tables/garden benches.
Pre-order pick-up/Cash & Carry Sale, May 6 & 7.
Catalog/online ordering: www.knox-lincoln.org/spring-plant-sale

Auctions/Sales, Fairs/Festivals, Gardening, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Fairs/Festivals,Gardening,Seasonal

Apr 26

Eco-Explorer Eco-Camp 6/26-30

8:45am - noon on June 26-30, 2017 • Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Rd
Camden

Register now for Eco-Explorer, Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District & Merryspring Nature Center's Ecology Camp, 6/26-30. The 1/2 day program is for ages 7-9. Campers are introduced to natural resources, ecology, & wildlife thru games, hands-on learning, nature hikes & gardening.
FMI: www.knox-lincoln.org/summ…

Children, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Gardening,Seasonal

May 13

Natural Farming Practices

10:00am - 2:00pm • Erickson Fields Preserve
124 West St (Rt 90)
Rockport, ME

Free, hands-on workshop with Aaron Englander, Aldermere Farm, to learn new farming techniques & make natural fertilizers for self-sustaining, closed loop systems. Attendees will leave able to implement these practices on farm or garden. Dress for weather; wear work clothes/closed-toe shoes. Bring paper/pen, water, lunch, work gloves.

Gardening, Other, Seasonal

Gardening,Other,Seasonal

Apr 28

Spring Wildflower Walk

10:00am - noon • Payson Park
Camden Rd (Rt 90)
Warren, ME

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District invites you to explore the woodlands in Payson Park with Heather McCargo, Wild Seed Project. See large displays of bloodroot, trout lily & wild hellebore! Learn about the interesting life cycle of these beautiful woodland herbs. Easy walk; wear waterproof shoes. FMI: www.knox-lincoln.o…

Gardening, Seasonal, Tours

Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

May 06

Volunteer Orientation

1-3:00 p.m. • Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 9 Water Street, Rockland

Become a volunteer at the Visitor Center of the Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge in Rockland. There will be an orientation session on Saturday, May 6 from 1-3 p.m. focusing on the basic exhibits that are available when visitors come. Register or call for more information: volunteercoordinator@mainecoastislands.org or 594-0600 x5.

Other

Other

Apr 29

Macro Photography Workshop

1-3:30 p.m. • Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 9 Water St. Rockland

Lisa Mossel Vietze is offering an intermediate-level workshop on macro photography. Participants will use their own cameras with a macro lens to learn tips and gain new skills. Registration is required with a donation of $25.

Visual Art

Visual Art

Apr 29

Spring Children's Fair

9:30-12:30pm • Coastal Children's Museum, 75 Mechanic St., Rockland, ME

The Rockland Kiwanis Club and Coastal Children's Museum are teaming up again to offer this exciting annual event! Come enjoy free family fun at The Coastal Children's Museum! This event will include face painting, balloon animals, flower planting, book distribution, lots of play, and NEW THIS YEAR, A TOUCH A TRUCK OUTSIDE!

Children, Crafts, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Seasonal

Jun 04

Odeon Spring Concert

4:00pm • Rockport Opera House
6 Central St
Rockport, ME 04856

17th Annual Odeon Spring Concert

Deirdre McClure, conductor; assisted by Sarah Glenn, Gilda Joffe and April Reed-Cox



Come celebrate our talented students, faculty and community members in this annual springtime concert. featuring the three Odeon Ensembles: Allegro, Brandenburg and Adult. Also joining the program…

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

May 21

Play-a-Thon

1:00 PM • Union Hall
24 Central St.
Rockport, ME 04856

School Boosters Organization!



We see this as a fun community building event, that will allow students of all ages and all levels to make music, have a party, and to share it all with friends, family members, and others from the mid-coast community.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 20

Apollo and Daphne

6:00 pm • TBD

Two tellings of the Apollo and Daphne myth in which the independent-minded nymph Daphne resists the amorous advances of sun-god Apollo by changing into a beautiful tree with glossy, evergreen leaves. Conrad Cummings’ Where I Live was commissioned for a colloquium on the Baroque in contemporary architecture and music at the San Francisco MoMA.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 20

CPE Bach and Company

1:00 PM • Union Hall
24 Central St
Rockport, ME 04856

The Bixler Family Concert

PEDJA MUZIJEVIC, piano

Hailed by critics as a ‘thinking’ musician with engaging stage presence and a gratifying combination of virtuosity and eloquence, pianist Pedja Muzijevic has defined his career with creative programming and unusual combinations of new and old music.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 20

Bach for Breafast Part 5

10:00 AM • Pascal Hall
86 Pascal Ave
Rockport, ME 04856

CYNTHIA MILLER FREIVOGEL, violin

The final part of our adventure in the historical environment of Bach’s great solo violin music.

Zoot coffee and muffins are available before the concert.

Tickets: $30 Adult, $10 Under age 25

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 19

Becca Stevens + Attacca

9:00 PM • Union Hall
24 Central St.
Rockport, ME 04856

BECCA STEVENS, vocalist
AMY SCHROEDER, violin
KEIKO TOKUNAGA, violin
NATHAN SCHRAM, viola
ANDREW YEE, cello

This concert features songs written by Becca and arranged for string quartet by highly accomplished musicians, including pianist and composer Stephen Prutsman, well known to Bay Chamber audiences from his prev…

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 19

Palaver Strings – Freefall

6:00 pm • Pascal Hall
86 Pascal Ave
Rockport, ME 04856

A musical evocation of two ideas inspired by this accomplished string ensemble’s shared experience of watching a meteor shower in Maine last August. "As we watched what appeared to be random astronomical explosions in the sky, we recognized our own story in this experience – the story of stepping off into the unknown.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 19

The Schubert Quintet Exp.

1:00 PM • Union Hall
24 Central St
Rockport, ME 04856

ATTACCA STRING QUARTET
MICHAEL NICOLAS, cello

Schubert’s valedictory masterpiece is performed by Attacca, a quartet who "come very close to epitomizing the string quartet ideal" The Washington Post, with guest cellist Michael Nicolas. This profound work is by turn joyful and eternal.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 19

Bach for Breafast Part 4

10:00 AM • Pascal Hall
86 Pascal Ave
Rockport, ME 04856

CYNTHIA MILLER FREIVOGEL, violin

Part 4 of an adventure in the historical environment of Bach’s great solo violin music.

Zoot coffee and muffins are available before the concert.

Tickets: $30 Adult, $10 Under age 25

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 18

Cabaret

9:00 PM • Union Hall
24 Central St.
Rockport, ME 04856

A concert of vocal music, including art songs, musical theater, and curiosities, all in the café setting of Union Hall. The performance is curated by baritone, Matthew Patrick Morris, and features all the singers performing during the Screen Door Festival 2017!

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 18

Dichterliebe

6:00 pm • Union Hall
24 Central St.
Rockport, ME 04856

JESSE BLUMBERG, baritone
PEDJA MUZIJEVIC, piano
MICHAEL NICOLAS, cello

Schumann’s ravishing Dichterliebe song cycle, sung by "golden-toned baritone" (The New York Times), Jesse Blumberg with pianist Pedja Muzijevic, is paired with a scintillating cello performance by Michael Nicolas.

Program subject to ch…

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 18

Bach for Breakfast Part 3

10:00 AM • Pascal Hall
86 Pascal Avenue
Rockport, ME 04856

CYNTHIA MILLER FREIVOGEL, violin

Part 3 of an adventure in the historical environment of Bach’s great solo violin music.

Zoot coffee and muffins are available before the concert.

Tickets: $30 Adult, $10 Under age 25

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 17

ATTACCA QUARTET

7:30 pm • Rockport Opera House
6 Central Street
Rockport, ME 04856

ATTACCA QUARTET
Amy Schroeder, violin
Keiko Tokunaga, violin
Nathan Schram, viola
Andrew Yee, cello

First prize winners of the 7th Osaka International Chamber Music Competition in 2011, the internationally acclaimed Attacca Quartet has become one of America’s premier young performing ensembles.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 17

Bach for Breakfast Part 2

10:00 AM • Pascal Hall
86 Pascal Avenue
Rockport, ME 04856

CYNTHIA MILLER FREIVOGEL, violin

Part 2 of an adventure in the historical environment of Bach’s great solo violin music.

Zoot coffee and muffins are available before the concert.

Tickets: $30 Adult, $10 Under age 25

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 16

Sixth Floor Trio

9:00 PM • Union Hall
24 Central St.
Rockport, ME 04856

Sixth Floor Trio
Johnny Teyssier, clarinet
Harrison Hollingsworth, Bassoon
Teddy Abrams, piano

Three Curtis Institute of Music alumni, all with thriving orchestra and chamber music careers, present a genre-crossing recital showcasing their versatility and imaginative programming.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 16

Festival Opening Concert

6:00 pm • Rockport Opera House
6 Central Street
Rockport, ME 04856

A grand festival opening concert featuring many of the performers appearing throughout the week. The program includes Pedja Muzijevic playing MOZART’s luminous Piano Concerto No. 13 in C Major, K. 415 with Attacca String Quartet, and a performance by Becca Stevens as well as appearances by cellist Michael Nicolas, Palaver Strings and 6th Floor Trio

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 16

Bach for Breafast Part 1

10:00 AM • Pascal Hall
86 Pascal Avenue
Rockport, ME 04856

Her series of Bach for Breakfast lecture recitals at the Screen Door Festival 2017 invites audiences to explore how Bach’s sublime intellectual masterpieces have their roots in a tradition of violin composition and improvisation much more humble in scale by Bach’s predecessors Vilsmayr, Biber, Westhoff, and two of his contemporaries.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 18

Palaver Strings - on the Green

1:00 PM • Camden Village Green, Camden

PALAVER STRINGS

Our much loved resident string ensemble plays outdoors on the Camden Village Green; join us for a free lunchtime concert.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 17

6th Floor Trio - On the Green

1:00 PM • Camden Village Green, Camden

SIXTH FLOOR TRIO

Our adventurous trio plays a free concert on the Camden Village Green. Bring a picnic and join these exceptional musicians for a fun, FREE, interactive outdoor concert.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 13

Jazz on the Water – FREE

5:00 PM • Rockport Marine Park

A FREE outdoor jazz performance on picturesque Rockport Harbor. A prestigious ensemble of artists from around the world come together to play for the Creative Ensemble Collective, a nonprofit organization fostering exceptional and diverse music. The concert this year will explore the development of jazz in the 20th century. This unique musical jour

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 11

Envision Workshop Sharing

4:00pm • Union Hall
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Envision is an intense, week-long workshop, offering young musicians the opportunity to study chamber music under the direction of professional musicians. Students will receive coaching from Sophie and Josie Davis, Maya French, Nate Martin and Colin Wheatley, with additional art activities and workshops offered by Anna French.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 09

Envision Faculty Performance

5:00 PM • Union Hall
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Josie and Sophie Davis, Anna and Maya French, Nate Martin and Colin Wheatley present an intimate evening of music for strings. The program includes seldom performed duos and trios Dvorak and Gliére, and a group performance of traditional Celtic music.

Come relish in this FREE, pre-dinner concert.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 05

Music on the Lake - FREE

6:00 pm • Megunticook Lake
Camden, ME 04843

A follow up to our hugely successful lake concert last year; join us for this FREE musical happening on Megunticook Lake!

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Jul 25

Morning Coffee Concert

9:30 AM • Zoot Coffee
31 Elm Street
Camden, ME 04843

CHRISTOPHER COSTANZA, cello

Much-loved musician Christopher Costanza performs in this bustling and inviting café on Elm Street in downtown Camden, ME.

FREE!

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 11

Nocturne

8:30 PM • Union Hall
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME 04856

JOHN CAGE Nocturne for Violin and Piano

RAVEL Violin Sonata

KAIJA SAARIAHO Tocar (2010)

BRAHMS Violin Sonata No.3 in D Minor, Op. 10

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 10

Bielman and Zhang

7:30 PM • Rockport Opera House
6 Central Street
Rockport, ME 04856

BENJAMIN BEILMAN, violin
HAOCHEN ZHANG, piano

"Poised and monstrously talented" (Philadelphia Inquirer) violinist Benjamin Beilman returns to Bay Chamber with Haochen Zhang, a pianist whose "combination of enchanting, sensitive lyricism and hypnotizing forcefulness is a phenomenon encountered very rarely" (T…

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 04

Nordic Inspiration

8:30 PM • Union Hall
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME 04856

A program of piano trios performed by the elegant Trio con Brio Copenhagen, an ensemble whose return visit to Bay Chamber Concerts from its Danish home is likely to be one of the highlights of our summer season. Having won many international prizes since its inception, the trio is in constant world-wide demand and enjoys an intensive international

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Aug 03

Trio Con Brio Copenhagen

7:30 PM • Rockport Opera House
6 Central St.
Rockport, ME 04856

"Glowing reports hold true. The Trio con Brio Copenhagen clearly occupies a lofty perch in today’s musical scene." Washington Post
Founded in Vienna in 1999 with the concept of pairs coming together, the two Korean sisters and Soo-Kyung and Jens (who are now married) have since then been exploring the piano trio repertoire wit…

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Jul 28

Candlelit Baroque

8:30 PM • Union Hall
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME 04856

One of the most popular summer performances, our baroque concert this year features an ensemble of acclaimed musicians playing sumptuous repertoire. The program is anchored by VIVALDI’s Oboe Concerto in D Minor, RV 454 played by James Austin Smith, widely praised for his "virtuosic", "dazzling" and "brilliant" …

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Jul 27

Contrasts

7:30 PM • Rockport Opera House
6 Central Street
Rockport, ME 04856

A program of sonatas, alongside the truly sublime Piano Quartet of Ernest Chausson, a work of expressive contrasts ranging from poignant melancholy to mercurial high spirits. A stellar line up of musicians perform this shimmering program.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Jul 21

Musical Mélange

8:30 PM • Union Hall
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Acclaimed for his commanding virtuosity, delicate sound and passion for innovative programs, cellist Jakob Koranyi opens this eclectic concert, also featuring Todd Palmer, one of the world’s most gifted and accomplished clarinetists, and Gilles Vonsattel, "a pianist well worth watching" (The New York Times).

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Jul 20

Andrew Wolf Memorial Concert

7:30 PM • Rockport Opera House
6 Central Street
Rockport, ME 04856

We’re delighted to welcome back the winner of the Andrew Wolf Chamber Music Award, pianist Gilles Vonsattel, also a recipient of an Avery Fisher Career Grant, winner of the Naumburg and Geneva competitions, and an artist of extraordinary versatility and originality. He will be joined by Todd Palmer and Jakob Koranyi.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Jul 14

Bartók and Beethoven

8:30 PM • Union Hall
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME 04856

This quartet has established itself as among America’s most respected ensembles, lauded for its "highly virtuosic, edge-of-the-seat playing" The Boston Globe. Always interested in engaging with the music at its core, Chiara performs and records from memory, or "by heart." Described by an audience member as "a 3-D ex…

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Jul 14

The Anderson Twins

6:00 pm • Union Hall
24 Central St.
Rockport, ME 04856

After sold out and spectacular performances over the past 2 winters, the twins return with guitarist Alex Wintz to open our summer Union Hall concert series. "Virtuosos on clarinet and saxophone" (The New York Times), identical twins Peter and Will were drawn to jazz at a very young age and attended The Juilliard School.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Jul 13

Opening Night Concert

7:30 PM • Rockport Opera House
6 Central St.
Rockport ME 04856

No work better illustrates Mendelssohn’s prodigious precocity than the A Minor String Quartet. Both its technical assurance and its depth of feeling belie the composer’s youth. The Chiara String Quartet will also perform Britten’s youthful divertimenti and Kernis’ first quartet.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Apr 25

Leer y charlar

1:00-2:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

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

Other

Other

Apr 26

Social Security & Retirement

6:00pm-7:30pm • Rockport Public Library, 485 Commercial St. Rockport, ME 04856

Judy Brogden, financial advisor for Edward Jones in Rockport, will be discussing everything you need to know about Social Security and planning for your retirement. Refreshments will be served and there will be time at the end for questions and answers. This program is part of Money Smart Week.


Please call the library at 236-…

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

May 06

2017 Graduation Celebration

4:00PM • University College at Rockland

Saturday, May 6 at 4:00PM

Apr 28

Tabletop Gaming

3:00-5:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

All welcome, ages 10-100! Bring a game and a snack!

Other

Other

Apr 28

Grown-up Storytime

1:30-2:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Join us for a special month of poetry or maritime-themed stories!

Literary

Literary

May 25

Coastal Sr. College

12:30-3:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

'Hollywood as Ideology,' taught by William S. Solomon, examines how movies reaffirm and sometimes revise the values which pervade popular culture.

May 18

Coastal Sr. College

12:30-3:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

'Hollywood as Ideology,' taught by William S. Solomon, examines how movies reaffirm and sometimes revise the values which pervade popular culture.

May 11

Coastal Sr. College

12:30-3:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

'Hollywood as Ideology,' taught by William S. Solomon, examines how movies reaffirm and sometimes revise the values which pervade popular culture.

May 04

Coastal Sr. College

12:30-3:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

'Hollywood as Ideology,' taught by William S. Solomon, examines how movies reaffirm and sometimes revise the values which pervade popular culture.

Apr 27

Coastal Sr. College

12:30-3:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

'Hollywood as Ideology,' taught by William S. Solomon, examines how movies reaffirm and sometimes revise the values which pervade popular culture.

Apr 30

Young Stars of Maine Concert

4:00pm • Rockport Opera House, Rockport ME

For more than 50 years, Bay Chamber Concerts and Music School has had an annual prize program to recognize, encourage, and reward young Maine music students who are serious in their study and performance of music. This concert will be a showcase of this years winners.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Apr 23

Digital Camera Class

See description for time. • Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, 407 Main St, Rockland

This intensive, beginning level course helps you learn to gain better control of your digital camera. No previous experience is required. All camera types are acceptable: SLR or Point-N-Shoot. Smart phones or tablets are not appropriate. Available for ages 16 and up. Meets 2-Sunday afternoons; April 23 2pm-4pm, April 30 12pm-4pm. www.deepeppe.com

Crafts, Discussions/Forums, Other, Tours, Visual Art

Crafts,Discussions/Forums,Other,Tours,Visual Art

Apr 27

Group Poetry Reading

4:00pm • Rockport Public Library, 485 Commercial St. Rockport, ME 04856

Members the Poets' Corner, the poetry group that meets twice monthly at the Rockport Public Library, will be reading poems from their new Chapbook.

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Apr 27

Microplastics in Seafood

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. • Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 9 Water Street, Rockland

Paty Matrai of Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences will talk about microplastics in seafood.

Discussions/Forums, Other

Discussions/Forums,Other

Jul 28

Digital Files & Social Media

10am -12pm • ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Images are key in promoting one’s business or passion. No doubt you already are creating great content to share with others. But navigating the world of social media can be challenging at best.

Jul 21

Camera Settings & Light

10am -2pm • ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

For Lifestyle & Still Life Photography.
Lifestyle and still life photography have become a key aspect in promoting business on social media. It is a necessary skill in this digital age. But that doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy the process!
This class will introduce you to the artful process of still life and lifestyle photography.

Visual Art

Visual Art

Jun 17

Paint Nite Special

6pm -8pm • ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Paint the Sky!
Tonight we welcome back Frieda Hanlon for a special Paint Night Event. Frieda will lead us in painting the night sky with acrylics and metallic paints on paper.
Painting the sky has fascinated mankind since cave painting days.

Visual Art

Visual Art

Jun 25

Lightroom Essentials & Beyond

9am -12pm • ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

This class will cover image editing, exporting and file handling.
For this class, you will need a beginning knowledge of Lightroom. If you are brand new to Lightroom please see Karen’s Getting Started with Lightroom class.
This class follows Karen’s Still Life Photography Workshop on June 24th.

Jun 24

Celebrate Summer!

9am -5pm • ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Still Life Photograhy Workshop. 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!!

Visual Art

Visual Art

Jun 03

Getting Started with Lightroom

2pm -4pm • ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

For this class, you will 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.

A second Lightroom class, Lightroom Essentials and Beyond, will be held on June 25th, right after Karen’s Still Life photography Workshop.

Visual Art

Visual Art

May 23

Oil Painting with Chuck

5:30pm -7pm • ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

This class will run for 3 weeks on Tuesdays, 5:30-7:00 pm. Please register in advance. A $10 materials fee will be charged for the class.

Class needs 4 students to run. Suitable for ages 10 – adult.

Visual Art

Visual Art

May 09

Water Color With Chuck

3:30pm -5pm • ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

This is a series class and runs for 3 weeks. Please register in advance. A $10 materials fee will be charged for this class. This class needs 4 students to run. Suitable for ages 10 – adult.

Visual Art

Visual Art

May 06

Intro Beaded Earrings

1pm -3pm • ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

Just Bead It! Come learn to make simple pierced dangle earrings for yourself and as gifts. All you need are a few tools, basic supplies, and your own creative sensibility (c’mon, you know you have it!).

Apr 23

Drop Spinning –Wool into Yarn

1pm -3pm • ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04843

Love to knit/crochet, and want to make your own yarn? Not ready to invest in a spinning wheel, but still want to figure out that fleece-roving-drafting language? How about making your own device for pennies?

Apr 28

Art Social

6pm -8pm • ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04843

Urban Sketchers are a global community of artists who practice drawing on location in the cities, towns, and villages they live in or travel to. Join us and develop this enjoyable skill to tell the story of your surroundings. We will be learning pen and ink drawing skills and watercolor.

Visual Art

Visual Art

Jul 22

Getting Started With Lightroom

10am -2pm • ArtLoft
385 Main Street Suite 9
Rockland, ME 04841

For this class, you will 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.
A second Lightroom class, Lightroom Essentials and Beyond, will be held on June 25th, right after Karen’s Still Life photography Workshop.

Visual Art

Visual Art

Aug 18

CMCA's Summer Gala

6:00-9:00pm • 21 Winter St., Rockland, ME 04841

Auctions/Sales, Exhibits, Visual Art

Auctions/Sales,Exhibits,Visual Art

Oct 25

Public Supper

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

 

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

Sep 27

Public Supper

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

 

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

Aug 23

Public Supper

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

 

Homemade Chicken Pie Public Supper
Menu to include Homemade Chicken Pie with cranberry sauce, peas, beverages, desserts
Good Food! Good Fellowship!
5:30 PM
Adults $8 Children under 12 $4

Jul 26

Public Supper

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

 

Pot Luck Public Supper
Menu to include - Casseroles, salads, baked beans, yeast rolls, beverages, pies!
Good Food! Good Fellowship!
5:30 PM
Adults $8 Children under 12 $4

May 24

Public Supper

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

 

Italian Night Public Supper
Menu to include Italian dishes, bread, salads, beverages, desserts
Good Food! Good Fellowship!
5:30 PM
Adults $8 Children under 12 $4

Apr 26

Public Supper

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

 

Pot Luck Public Supper
Menu to include - Casseroles, salads, baked beans, yeast rolls, beverages, pies!
Good Food! Good Fellowship!
5:30 PM
Adults $8 Children under 12 $4

Apr 28

Mindful Leadership Program

8:30am-3:30pm • Hutchinson Center, Belfast

 

This two day, Mindful Leadership course will introduce you to practical ways to bring mindfulness to daily work life and introduce tools and techniques for implementing mindfulness at work.

Other

Other

Apr 24

Grant Writing Program

9:00am - 4:00pm • The Hutchinson Center, Belfast

 

This one-week professional development Grant Writing program provides an intensive opportunity to acquire the knowledge and practice the skills necessary to succeed in today’s competitive grant writing environment. Instructor Jack Smith, M.P.A.

Other

Other

Oct 05

Full moon sail aboard Surprise

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

Sep 05

Full Moon sail aboard Surprise

5:15-7:15 • 1 Public landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Sep 01

Windjammer weekend fireworks

7:15-9:15 • 1 Public landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Aug 29

Sunset sail with live music

5:15-7:15 • 1 Public landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Aug 22

Sunset sail with live music

5:15-7:15 • 1 Public landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Aug 15

Sunset sail with live music

5:15-7:15 • 1 Public landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Aug 08

Sunset sail with live music

7:15-9:15 • 1 Public Landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Aug 07

Full moon sail on Surprise

7:15-9:15 • 1 Public landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Aug 01

Sunset sail with live music

7:15-9:15 • 1 Public landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Jul 25

Sunset sail with live music

7:15-9:15 • 1 Public landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Jul 18

Sunset sail with live music

7:15-9:15 • 1 Public landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Jul 14

Windjammer Parade of sail

12:15-5:00PM • 1 Public Landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Jul 09

Full moon sail on Surprise

7:15-9:15 • 1 Public Landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Jul 11

Sunset sail with live music

7:15-9:15 • 1 Public Landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Jul 04

Fireworks sail on Surprise

7:15-9:15 • 1 Public Landing aboard Schooner Surprise

Jun 09

Full Moon Sail on Surprise

7:30-9:30 • 1 Public Landing on Schooner Surprise.

May 27

CHRIS THOMAS KING

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.

Concerts

Concerts

May 14

CHRISTOPHER CROSS

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”).

Concerts

Concerts

May 06

DUSTBOWL REVIVAL

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.

Concerts

Concerts

Sep 05

3D Sculptural Workshop

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

Visual Art

Visual Art

Aug 12

Representational Collage

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.

Visual Art

Visual Art

Jul 08

Acrylics & Mixed Media Collage

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.

Visual Art

Visual Art

Jun 21

Summer Wildflowers in Maine

1 to 2:30 pm • Camden Public Library, Main Street, Camden, ME 04843

 

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

May 17

Rockland’s Maritime Heritage

10:30 am - 12 noon • Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, ME 04843

 

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

May 08

High Blood Pressure

3:00 - 4:00 pm • Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, ME 04843

 

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

Apr 28

AARP Driver Safety Course

10 am to 3 pm • Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, ME 04843

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

Apr 27

Women After 50

9 am - 12 noon • Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, ME 04843

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

Sep 14

Day Sail & Lighthouse Tour

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.

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Sep 05

Full Moon Sail on the Olad

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.

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Sep 03

Windjammer Festival Parade

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

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Sep 01

Firework Sail aboard the Olad

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.

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Sep 01

Windjammer Festival Sail-in

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.

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Aug 07

Full Moon Sail on the Olad

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.

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 13

Seabird Watching Sail

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.

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 09

Full Moon Sail on the Olad

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.

Jul 04

Camden Harbor Fireworks Sail

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

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jun 09

Full Moon Sail aboard the Olad

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.

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jun 04

Thomaston Trek Run/Walk

7:30-10:30 am • Thomaston Academy/Thomaston Public Library, 60 Main St., Thomaston.

Thomaston Academy, 60 Main Street, Thomaston. Online registration $25 per person at www.active.com. . Fee on day of race: $35. Free T-shirt and post-run pancake breakfast. Raise money for Trekkers by asking for donations! Prizes will be awarded to top fundraisers. Proceeds benefit Trekkers' outdoor-based youth mentoring programs. FMI: 594-5095

Other

Other

Oct 09

PhotoTour:Waterfalls & Foliage

• Western Maine; Bethel to Rangeley

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

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

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

Sep 11

Photo Tour:Lighthouses & Lobs

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.

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

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

Aug 09

Photo Tour:Lighthouses & Lobs

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.

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

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

Jul 16

Photo Tour:Lighthouses & Lobs

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.

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

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

Jul 03

Photo Tour:Lighthouses & Lobs

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.

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

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

Jun 22

Photo Tour: Lighthouses & Lob

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.

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

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

May 29

Photo Tour:Lighthouses & Lobs

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.

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

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

Oct 05

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

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.

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

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

Sep 07

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

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.

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

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

Aug 27

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

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.

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

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

Aug 18

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

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.

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

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

Jul 09

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

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.

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

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

Jun 15

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

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.

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

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

May 26

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

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.

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

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

Sep 30

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

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

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

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

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

Sep 09

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

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

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

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

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

Aug 28

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

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

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

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

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

Aug 14

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

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

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

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

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

Jul 24

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

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

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

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

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

Jun 23

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

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

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

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

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

May 24

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

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.

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

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

May 19

Photo Tour:Vinalhaven Island

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.

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

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

May 19

Date Night Film ~ Serendipity

7:30PM - 9:30PM • Camden Opera House

Jun 25

Women's Vitality Retreat

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.

Discussions/Forums, Other, Tours

Discussions/Forums,Other,Tours

Jun 23

Fern Walk at Merryspring

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.

Other, Seasonal, Tours

Other,Seasonal,Tours

May 06

Signs of Spring Walk

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.

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

May 15

Art History & Archaeology Tour

• 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.

Discussions/Forums, Historical, Other, Tours

Discussions/Forums,Historical,Other,Tours

Apr 25

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

May 02

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

May 09

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

May 16

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

May 23

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

May 30

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Jun 06

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Jun 13

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Jun 20

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Jun 27

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Jul 04

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Jul 11

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Jul 18

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Jul 25

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Aug 01

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Aug 08

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Aug 15

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Aug 22

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Aug 29

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Sep 05

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Sep 12

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Sep 19

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Sep 26

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Oct 03

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Oct 10

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Oct 17

Tuesday Talks at Merryspring

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

 

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

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

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

Jun 14

College Admission Tips

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.

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

Oct 08

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

9:30-12:30 • Camden Public Landing

 

Tours

Tours

Oct 01

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

9:30-12:30 • Camden Public Landing

 

Tours

Tours

Sep 24

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

9:30-12:30 • Camden Public Landing

 

Tours

Tours

Sep 17

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

9:30-12:30 • Camden Public Landing

 

Tours

Tours

Jun 11

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

9:30-12:30 • Camden Public Landing

 

Tours

Tours

Jun 04

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

9:30-12:30 • Camden Public Landing

 

Tours

Tours

May 28

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

9:30-12:30 • Camden Public Landing

 

Tours

Tours

May 21

Sunday Lighthouse Cruise

9:30-12:30 • Camden Public Landing

 

Tours

Tours

Jun 03

Passy Rail Trail Fun Run/Walk

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.

Children, Other

Children,Other

May 14

Mother's Day at Point Lookout

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.

Other

Other

May 18

Rockland Farmers' Market

Thursdays 8:30am - 1pm • Harbor Park

 

Children, Gardening, Other, Seasonal

Children,Gardening,Other,Seasonal

Sep 14

CIFF


 

Jan 28

Pies on Parade Pie Tour

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

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

Fairs/Festivals

Fairs/Festivals

Aug 11

Maine Boats, Homes & Hbrs Show

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

Children, Fairs/Festivals, Other, Seasonal

Children,Fairs/Festivals,Other,Seasonal

Nov 18

Fall Art & Antique Auction

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

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

Auctions/Sales

Auctions/Sales

Aug 26

Summer Art & Antique Auction

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.

Auctions/Sales

Auctions/Sales

May 20

Spring Art & Antique Auction

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.

Auctions/Sales

Auctions/Sales

Jul 26

Romeo and Juliet

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.

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Jun 16

The International String Trio

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.

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

May 19

The Ale House String Band

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

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Jul 15

North Atlantic Blues Festival

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.

Concerts

Concerts

Aug 27

Sip, Eat, Sip

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!

Other, Seasonal

Other,Seasonal

Aug 25

Under the Maine Sun

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!

Concerts, Other, Seasonal

Concerts,Other,Seasonal

Jul 29

Live in The Vines

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.

Concerts, Seasonal

Concerts,Seasonal

Jul 27

Grape Affair

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.

Concerts, Other, Seasonal

Concerts,Other,Seasonal

Nov 25

Annual Tree Auction

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

 

Auctions/Sales, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Seasonal

Aug 19

Tag and Bag Sale

8:30 am - 2:00 pm • Rockland Public Library

 

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

Auctions/Sales, Literary

Auctions/Sales,Literary

Jun 24

Annual Garden tour

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.

Gardening

Gardening

Oct 27

Haunted Montpelier!

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!

Children, Exhibits, Historical

Children,Exhibits,Historical

Aug 21

Taste of Thomaston

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.

Fairs/Festivals, Historical

Fairs/Festivals,Historical

Jul 22

Cut the Cake!

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.

Children, Historical

Children,Historical

Jul 01

Special Weapons Exhibition

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.

Exhibits, Historical

Exhibits,Historical

Oct 08

Photo Walk: Rockport Village

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

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

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

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

Jun 08

Montpelier Exhibition Opening

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.

Exhibits, Historical

Exhibits,Historical

May 27

Boots on the Ground

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!

Children, Concerts, Exhibits, Historical, Tours

Children,Concerts,Exhibits,Historical,Tours

Sep 09

Conservation Farm Tour

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, &…

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 22

Photo Tour: Hours of Flowers

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.

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

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

Sep 28

Conservation Education Fair

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

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

Children, Fairs/Festivals, Other

Children,Fairs/Festivals,Other

Apr 26

Little Sprout Eco-Camp 7/17-21

9-11:30am, 07/17-21 • Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Rd
Camden, ME 04843

Register your kids now for Little Sprouts, Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District & Merryspring Nature Center's Ecology Camp from Jul 17-21. This 2.5 hr/day, week-long program is for ages 4-6. Campers receive an introduction to natural resources, ecology, & wildlife through games, hands-on learning activities, nature hi…

Children, Crafts, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Crafts,Gardening,Seasonal

Jun 18

Cinderella

3:00PM - 5:00PM • Camden Opera House

Jun 09

Ashwood Waldorf School

10:00AM -11:00AM • Camden Opera House

May 29

Downeast Singers

5:00Pm - 7:00PM • Camden Opera House

 

May 26

Rockport Dance Conservatory

• Camden Opera House

May 14

Hal McIntyre

2:00PM - 4:00PM • Camden Opera House

May 07

Knox-Lincoln Spring Plant Sale

9-2,May 6; 10-1,May7 • 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 Pick-up and Cash & Carry Sale on May 6 & 7.
FMI: 596-2040

Auctions/Sales, Crafts, Gardening, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Crafts,Gardening,Seasonal

Jun 10

Annual plant, book, and bake sale

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

Auctions/Sales, Gardening, Literary

Auctions/Sales,Gardening,Literary

Aug 08

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

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.

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

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

Aug 07

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset Journey

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.

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

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

May 20

Photo Tour: Lighthouses & Lobsters

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.

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

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

Jun 03

Photo Walk: Mid-Coast Villages & Cities

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.

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

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

Jun 16

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

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.

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

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

Sep 10

Megunticook Rowing Regatta

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

Other

Other

May 06

Fundraiser/Scholarship Auction

5:00-8:00 p.m. • 16 Bayview

 

Auctions/Sales

Auctions/Sales

Oct 11

Fall Foliage Photo Wrksp

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

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

Tours, Visual Art

Tours,Visual Art

Jul 13

Photography Workshop

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.

Tours, Visual Art

Tours,Visual Art

Sep 20

Creativity Bootcamp

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?

Tours, Visual Art

Tours,Visual Art

Aug 23

Photography Workshop

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?

Tours, Visual Art

Tours,Visual Art

Jun 07

Art is Everywhere Photo Wrkshp

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.

Tours, Visual Art

Tours,Visual Art

Aug 07

Full-Moon Fairy Garden Walk

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.

Children, Gardening, Seasonal, Tours

Children,Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Jun 01

Antiques for the Garden

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.

Gardening

Gardening

May 14

Mother's Day Plant Sale & Tour

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

Gardening, Seasonal, Tours

Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Nov 02

Cutting Gardens and Bouquets

1:00 p.m. • Rockport Opera House

 

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

Gardening

Gardening

Jul 06

Creating Backyard Habitats

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.

Gardening

Gardening

May 04

Tree Trimming

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.

Gardening

Gardening

Dec 02

Holly Berry Fair

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

 

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

Fairs/Festivals

Fairs/Festivals

Jun 03

Rockport Plant Sale

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

Gardening

Gardening

Jul 15

Book Sale at Jackson Memorial Library

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

Auctions/Sales

Auctions/Sales

Jun 23

Lasansky Open Studio & Exhibit

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.

Jul 07

Photo Tour: Chase the Great Schooner Race

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.

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

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

Nov 24

Festival Of Lights

• Downtown Rockland

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

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

Jun 17

Summer Solstice Celebration

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.

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

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

Aug 12

Blueberry Wing Ding

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.

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

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

Jul 22

Lincolnville Art & Book Fair

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.

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

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

Aug 16

Medicinal Gardens Tour

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.

Gardening, Seasonal, Tours

Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 19

Medicinal Gardens Tour

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.

Gardening, Seasonal, Tours

Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 12

Medicinal Gardens Tour

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.

Gardening, Seasonal, Tours

Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Jun 28

Medicinal Gardens Tour

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.

Gardening, Seasonal, Tours

Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Jun 14

Medicinal Gardens Tour

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.

Gardening, Seasonal, Tours

Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

May 27

Plant & Bake Sale at Jackson Memorial Library

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…

Jun 18

Father's Day Sail on the Olad

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

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Aug 17

1/2 Day Sail & Lobster Bake

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 …

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Aug 10

1/2 Day Sail & Lobster Bake

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…

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 27

1/2 Day Sail & Lobster Bake

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…

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 20

1/2 Day Sail & Lobster Bake

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 …

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 14

Windjammer Parade of Sail

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

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 07

Great Schooner Race Sail

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…

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jun 21

Summer Solstice Sunrise Sail

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

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Oct 10

Shipbuilding in the Midcoast

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

 

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

Historical

Historical

Sep 12

Portraits of War

• 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.

Historical

Historical

Aug 08

Finnish History and Culture

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