Upcoming Events in Midcoast Maine

Apr 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

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

Feb 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

Jan 09

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

Mar 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 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

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
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

Nov 30

Brown Tail Moth Infestation

7:00-8:45pm • Camden Public Library

 

Maine Forest Service entomologist Charlene Donahue talk about the epidemic of Brown Tail Moth that Maine is currently facing. The talk is to educate homeowners and the public on how to recognize and control the infestation.

Gardening, Other

Gardening,Other

Nov 30

Songwriters Session

6:00-8:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

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

Other

Other

Nov 30

Author Event: Ned Bachus

5:00-6:30pm • Camden Public Library

 

Bachus, a former counselor and teacher at Community College of Philadelphia, reads from his memoir 'Open Admissions,' which describes the resources, guidance, and support offered at community colleges.

Literary, Other

Literary,Other

Nov 28

Film: 'Resilience'

6:00-8:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

'Resilience: The Biology of Stress; the Science of Hope' chronicles the promising beginnings of a national movement to prevent childhood trauma, treat toxic stress, and greatly improve the health of future generations. Discussion will focus on local action and strategies to promote safety and build resilience. Presented by Broadreach Family…

Other

Other

Nov 21

My Money Works

10:00-1:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Learn to manage your money. Successful completion of this class meets one of the requirements for the Family Development Account (FDA) and Rainy Day Savings (RDS) matched savings programs. Free. Register at: http://newventuresmaine.org/schedules/my-money-works-78/

Other

Other

Nov 20

Find Work that Works for You

4:00-5:30pm • Camden Public Library

 

New Ventures Maine will provide valuable information and discussion on year-round employment opportunities in the MidCoast, ways to find the right job, approach employers, and prepare for interviews. FMI call Melinda Wildes at 207-593-7942 (Program rescheduled from October.)

Other

Other

Oct 21

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Oct 14

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Oct 07

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Sep 30

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Sep 23

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Sep 16

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Sep 09

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Sep 02

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Aug 26

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Aug 19

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Aug 12

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Aug 05

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 29

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 22

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 15

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

 

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 08

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 01

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jun 24

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jun 17

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jun 10

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jun 03

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

May 27

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

May 20

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

9:30am-12:30pm • Camden Harbor Cruises-Public Landing, Camden

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Dec 02

Children's Book Signing!

1:00-3:00pm • Owl & Turtle Bookshop Cafe, 33 Bay View Street Camden

Local children’s book authors will be signing at Owl & Turtle on Saturday, December 2nd (Christmas-by-the-Sea weekend) Meet Chris Van Dusen, Melissa Sweet, Liza Gardner Walsh, Kimberly Ridley, and more!

Children, Literary, Seasonal

Children,Literary,Seasonal

Jul 19

Annual House & Garden Tour

9:30am-4:00pm • Various locations in and around Camden

The 71st annual House & Garden Tour will take place on Thursday, July 19, 2018 from 9:30am until 4:00pm, rain or shine. For more information and to purchase tickets go to www.camdengardenclub.org.

Clubs, Gardening, Historical, Tours

Clubs,Gardening,Historical,Tours

May 11

Plants for Scholars Plant Sale

9:00am-2:00pm • Portico in front of Allen Insurance Agency, 34 Elm Street, Camden.

Annual Plant Sale benefitting the Camden Garden Club Scholarship Program. Proceeds from the sale fund a program established in 1984 which has so far benefitted over 100 students majoring in horticulture related subjects.

Auctions/Sales, Clubs, Gardening

Auctions/Sales,Clubs,Gardening

Dec 02

Blind Albert at Langlais!

1 to 3 p.m. • Langlais Sculpture Preserve, 576 River Road, Cushing

Bring a sweater and flask. Warm drinks, snacks, and a fire in the fireplace will be provided as we welcome December with the Blues with Blind Albert! Saturday, December 2, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Langlais Sculpture Preserve, 576 River Road, in Cushing. Suggested donation of $5.

Concerts, Performing Arts, Visual Art

Concerts,Performing Arts,Visual Art

Dec 02

MEET THE AUTHORS

11 am to 3 pm • Maine Lighthouse Museum, One Park Drive in Rockland

Welcome to our book signing with local children's authors Angeli Perrow and Kelly Brooks Bay. They will be signing their latest books just in time for Christmas!

Children, Literary

Children,Literary

May 06

Native Plant & Fruit Tree Sale

10am-1pm • Union Fairgrounds
Union

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation offers bareroot Native Trees & Shrubs, Fruit Trees & Berries, and Organically Grown Perennials for pre-order & cash-carry. Great plants at great prices! Pre-order by April 27 for best selection. Catalog and online ordering at knox-lincoln.org/spring-plant-sale. 207-596-2040; hildy@knox-…

Auctions/Sales, Gardening, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Gardening,Seasonal

Sep 27

Conservation Education Fair

9:30am-1pm • Union Fairgrounds
Union

 

A day of discovery for Knox & Lincoln elementary students! Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation Districts brings local & regional presenters together to explore conservation & environmental topics, live animals & farming, music & fun. Pre-registration required. FMI: 207-596-2040, rebecca@knox-lincoln.org, or knox-l…

Children

Children

Sep 08
 

Join Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District to visit farms & learn about our local food economy first-hand – from the farmers themselves! Travel on a luxury, climate-controlled coach, enjoy delicious homemade snacks and a farm-to-table picnic lunch. FMI: 207-596-2040, hildy@knox-lincoln.org; knox-lincoln.org/conservation-tour.

Tours

Tours

Jul 16

Little Sprouts Ecology Camp

9-11:30am • Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Rd, Camden.

 

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District & Merryspring present a week-long, morning program for ages 4-6. Campers have fun learning about natural resources, ecology, & wildlife through games, hands-on activities, nature hikes, & gardening. FMI: Rebecca Jacobs, 207-596-2040; Brett Willard, 207-236-2239; knox-lincoln.or…

Children, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Gardening,Seasonal

Jun 25

Eco-Explorers Ecology Camp

8:45am - noon • Merryspring Nature Center
30 Conway Rd, Camden

 

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District and Merryspring present a week-long, ½-day program for ages 7-9. Campers have fun learning about natural resources, ecology, & wildlife through games, hands-on activities, nature hikes, and gardening. FMI: Rebecca Jacobs, 207-596-2040; Brett Willard, 207-236-2239; knox-lincoln.org/summ…

Children, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Gardening,Seasonal

May 05

Native Plant & Fruit Tree Sale

9am - 2pm • Union Fairgrounds
Union, ME

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation offers bareroot Native Trees & Shrubs, Fruit Trees & Berries, and Organically Grown Perennials for pre-order & cash-carry. Great plants at great prices! Pre-order by April 27 for best selection. Catalog and online ordering at knox-lincoln.org/spring-plant-sale. 207-596-2040; hildy@knox-…

Auctions/Sales, Gardening, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Gardening,Seasonal

Apr 02

Backyard Conservation Sale

• 893 West St (Rt 90)
Rockport, ME 04856

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District offers Rain Barrels, Compost Bins, Thermometers, Pails & Turners at whoKnox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District offers Rain Barrels, Compost Bins, Thermometers, Pails & Turners at wholesale prices. Pre-order items by May 1 for pick-up in early June. Visit knox-lincoln.or…

Auctions/Sales, Gardening, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Gardening,Seasonal

Feb 03

Polar Plunge for Conservation

• Camden Harbor Park

For the third year, Coastal Mountains Land Trust is hosting a Polar Plunge as part of Camden’s 2018 Winterfest Celebration. There will be a fire in the brazier, cups of hot chocolate, a carpet to protect the feet of plungers going out and coming in from the water, and a warm beanie given to each hardy soul as they leave the water!

Children, Other

Children,Other

Feb 03

Polar Plunge for Conservation

• Camden Harbor Park

For the third year, Coastal Mountains Land Trust is hosting a Polar Plunge as part of Camden’s 2018 Winterfest Celebration. There will be a fire in the brazier, cups of hot chocolate, a carpet to protect the feet of plungers going out and coming in from the water, and a warm beanie given to each hardy soul as they leave the water!

Children, Other

Children,Other

Jan 01

Open House at Beech Nut

11:00am - 1:00pm • Beech Hill Preserve, Rockport ME

We're hosting a New Year's open house to showcase Beech Nut's newly installed floor and historic chandeliers. Come share a cup of hot chocolate and warm yourself by the fire. Welcome the New Year with friends and the best view around. Please park safely only on the preserve side of the road or in the parking lot.

Nov 28

Leer y charlar

1:00-2:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Spanish conversation group at the Camden Public Library, second and fourth Tuesdays. Fluent speakers welcome!

Other

Other

Sep 11

4-Day Photo Adventure: Vinalhaven Island

10:00am • Vinalhaven Island, Knox County, Penobscot Bay, Maine

 

A travel experience paired with photography education to explore the island of Vinalhaven, 12 miles from the mainland. You’ll slow down to ‘island time’ and discover the gems of island life; farms, fishermen, artists, quarries, nature preserves, lobsters, lighthouses, boats, museums, and more. Photo discussions will be ongoing. Any skill level.

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

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

Jun 04

Monhegan Photo Tour/ Workshop

10:00am • Port Clyde - Monhegan

 

6/4 is an overnight, 6/20 is one-day only. Discover this beautiful, small, remote island, accessible only by boat. With a year round population of 65, there are no paved roads, and two-thirds of the island is a protected nature preserve. Group size will be small allowing an individualized experience with photography instruction ongoing.

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

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

Jun 20

Monhegan Photo Tour/ Workshop

10:00am • Port Clyde - Monhegan

 

6/4 is an overnight, 6/20 is one-day only. Discover this beautiful, small, remote island, accessible only by boat. With a year round population of 65, there are no paved roads, and two-thirds of the island is a protected nature preserve. Group size will be small allowing an individualized experience with photography instruction ongoing.

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

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

Dec 02

Beltie Holiday

9:00-12:00pm • Aldermere Farm
20 Russell Ave
Rockport, ME 04856

Have your holiday photo taken with a Belted Galloway calf at MCHT’s Aldermere Farm, 20 Russell Ave, Rockport. Enjoy hot cocoa, explore the farm and make your own Beltie ornaments. Suggested donation of non-perishable food items for the Camden Area Christian Food Pantry. FMI: 207-236-2739, www.aldermere.org.

Children, Crafts, Seasonal, Other

Children,Crafts,Seasonal,Other

Dec 07

Greek Meal

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

Authentic Greek meal includes spanakopita, moussaka and loukoumades. Register now under Events at penobscot.us or by calling 594-1084!

Other

Other

Dec 15

Potluck Cena (Italian Dinner)

6:00 p.m. • Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland, ME

Bring your favorite Italian dish to serve 6-8 people and join us for some fun!

Other

Other

Dec 02

Italian for Travelers

9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. • Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland, ME

Perfect for those traveling to Italy. Includes a visual tour of Italy with vocabulary and practice (with take-home handouts) that will allow you to navigate restaurants, train stations and other commonly visited sites.

Other

Other

Dec 14

French Holiday Baking

5:45-8:15 p.m. • Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland, ME

Learn to create several varieties of French cookies, perfect for gift giving or for yourself!

Other

Other

Aug 01

Maine Lobster Festival

9AM - 10PM • Harbor Park, Rockland, ME 04841

 

Five days of fun and feasting on the fabulous coast of Maine. The Maine Lobster Festival takes place the first weekend In August. The 71st annual Maine Lobster Festival will take place August 1-5, 2018. Enjoy lots of lobster, fine art, crafts, children's events, a cooking contest, live entertainment, carnival rides, and more!

Children, Concerts, Crafts, Exhibits, Fairs/Festivals, Seasonal

Children,Concerts,Crafts,Exhibits,Fairs/Festivals,Seasonal

Dec 03

Holiday Open House Montpelier

1:00 - 4:00 pm • Montpelier
30 High Street
Thomaston, ME 04861

Holiday open house at Montpelier - the big white house at the turn to Saint George in Thomaston - on Sunday, December 3.

Children, Concerts, Exhibits, Historical, Performing Arts, Seasonal, Tours

Children,Concerts,Exhibits,Historical,Performing Arts,Seasonal,Tours

Dec 02

Holiday Open House Montpelier

1:00 - 4:00 pm • Montpelier
30 High Street
Thomaston, ME 04861

Open house at Montpelier - the big white house at the turn to Saint George in Thomaston - on Saturday, December 2, 1-4pm

Children, Concerts, Exhibits, Historical, Performing Arts, Seasonal, Tours

Children,Concerts,Exhibits,Historical,Performing Arts,Seasonal,Tours

Dec 01

Silver Bells Holiday Party

5:30 - 8:30 pm • Montpelier
30 High Street
Thomaston, ME 04861

Knox Mansion gorgeously-decorated for the holidays! Holiday spirits & appetizers & great jazz. $25 pp at knoxmuseum.org.

Concerts, Exhibits, Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Concerts,Exhibits,Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Nov 20

History Photo & Story Sharing

10:00-12:00noon • Camden Public Library

 

The library will provide a few relevant and intriguing photos to kick off discussion, followed by a sharing of photos brought in by participants. The format will be informal. Bring your photos of Camden and share your stories and memories.

Discussions/Forums, Historical

Discussions/Forums,Historical

Nov 24

Grown-up Storytime

1:30-2:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

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

Literary

Literary

Jun 02

Rockport Garden Club

9:00 - 12:00pm • Aldermere Farms

 

Rockport Garden Club Plant Sale: Perennials, annuals, herbs, flowers and more for sale. Proceeds support the Rockport Garden Club's town beautification and scholarship funds.

Gardening

Gardening

Nov 01

Rockport Garden Club

1:00 - 2:00pm • Rockport Opera House

 

Floral Arrangements and Auction: Shelly from Shelley's Flowers & Gifts of Waldoboro, and Auctioneer, Bruce Gammage will combine their talents for a fun and eventful program. Shelly will demonstrate how to create beautiful holiday floral arrangements and Bruce will then auction off the arrangements.

Gardening

Gardening

Sep 06

Rockport Garden Club

1:00 - 2:00pm • Rockport Opera House

 

Lee Schneller Sligh of Lee Schneller Fine Gardens in Camden will speak on creating Japanese inspired gardens in Maine

Gardening

Gardening

Jul 05

Rockport Garden Club

1:00 - 2:00pm • Rockport Opera House

 

Rockport Garden Club members will create themed table scapes and explain how they planned it. They will demonstrate putting together a floral arrangement for their table.

Gardening

Gardening

Jun 07

Rockport Garden Club

1:00 - 2:00pm • Rockport Opera House

 

Heather McCargo, founder and director of the Wild Seed Project will speak about gardening with native plants.

Gardening

Gardening

Apr 05

Rockport Garden Club

1:00 - 2:00pm • Rockport Opera House

 

BEES: Beth Swartz, Wildlife Biologist from the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife, will speak on an ongoing Bee program that tracks bees in Maine the findings thus far.

Gardening

Gardening

Dec 01

Rockport Garden Club

8:00 - 12:00pm • Rockport Opera House

 

Fairs/Festivals

Fairs/Festivals

Oct 07

Photo Walk:Fall Foliage

Time TBD • Rockport Harbor

 

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

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

May 27

Photo Walk: Mid-Coast Area

Time TBD • Mid-Coast

 

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

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

Aug 05

Photo Walk: Mid-Coast Area

Time TBD • Mid-Coast

 

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

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

Aug 19

Photo Walk: Mid-Coast Area

Time TBD • Mid-Coast

 

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

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

Jun 02

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island

10:00-6:00 • Rockland-Vinalhaven

 

A one-day photo adventure includes a ferry ride to the area’s largest working harbors. Explore the rich granite and fishing history and the rocky coastline landscape. Photo discussions will begin on the ferry covering camera settings, controlling exposure, framing, focus, composition, and point of view. All cameras, all levels, and kids welcome.

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

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

Jun 16

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island

10:00-6:00 • Rockland-Vinalhaven

 

A one-day photo adventure includes a ferry ride to the area’s largest working harbors. Explore the rich granite and fishing history and the rocky coastline landscape. Photo discussions will begin on the ferry covering camera settings, controlling exposure, framing, focus, composition, and point of view. All cameras, all levels, and kids welcome.

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

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

Jun 22

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island

10:00-6:00 • Rockland-Vinalhaven

 

A one-day photo adventure includes a ferry ride to the area’s largest working harbors. Explore the rich granite and fishing history and the rocky coastline landscape. Photo discussions will begin on the ferry covering camera settings, controlling exposure, framing, focus, composition, and point of view. All cameras, all levels, and kids welcome.

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

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

Jul 21

Photo Tour: Hours of Flowers

9:00-4:00 • Mid-Coast area.

 

This adventure leads you to some of the areas best gardens, public and private; backyards, community gardens, hard to find nature centers, shade, herb, & rock gardens, professionally designed beds, native and heirloom plants, or themed gardens. Photo ‘Lessons On Location’ offers tips & techniques to guide you in creating interesting & unique images

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

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

Jul 06

Photo Adventure: Chase the Schooner Race

9:00 - 3:00 • Rockport - Rockland

 

Join us for an exciting and remarkable day on beautiful Penobscot Bay to chase the Great Schooner Race, hailed as the largest annual gathering of traditional schooners in America.

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

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

Aug 11

GARDEN CLUB PIE SALE

8:45 am -12:00 noon or until gone • The Owls Head Community Building
224 Ash Point Drive Across from Airport
Off Route 73 to South Shore Drive to Ash Point Drive


 

The Owls Head Garden Club is once again having their Famous Pie Sale on August 11, 2018 at 8:45 am. The proceeds will benefit our Scholarship Fund given to a deserving student. A wide variety of pies will be available; from fruit pies to quiches to refrigerator pies. The sale has been a favorite with our summer visitors and locals as well.

Auctions/Sales, Clubs, Gardening

Auctions/Sales,Clubs,Gardening

Jun 02

ANNUAL PLANT AND BAKE SALE

8:45 am until noonish • Owls Head Community Building - off Rt. 73 at South Shore Drive to Ash Point Dr. follow signs to airport
224 Ash Point Drive
Owls Head, ME 04854

Enter the room to view beautiful plants and cuttings prepared by members of The Owls Head Garden Club. A knowledgeable member will be on hand to answer any gardening questions you may have. We accept extra cuttings from anyone who would like to donate. Home-made baked goods will be available for you to take home to enjoy. Happy Spring to all.

Auctions/Sales, Clubs, Gardening

Auctions/Sales,Clubs,Gardening

Jun 02

ANNUAL PLANT AND BAKE SALE

8:45 am until noonish • Owls Head Community Building - off Rt. 73 at South Shore Drive to Ash Point Dr. follow signs to airport
224 Ash Point Drive
Owls Head, ME 04854

Enter the room to view beautiful plants and cuttings prepared by members of The Owls Head Garden Club. A knowledgeable member will be on hand to answer any gardening questions you may have. We accept extra cuttings from anyone who would like to donate. Home-made baked goods will be available for you to take home to enjoy. Happy Spring to all.

Auctions/Sales, Clubs, Gardening

Auctions/Sales,Clubs,Gardening

Dec 01

Annual Holiday Showroom Sale

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM • Windsor Chairmakers, 2596 Atlantic Highway, Lincolnville, ME 04849 - just 6 miles north of Camden Harbor.

Our Annual Showroom Sale will be held during Christmas by the Sea Weekend, Friday and Saturday, December 1st & 2nd. Select items in the Showroom are 20%-30% off our standard retail prices. We'll have cider and cookies, festive music and decorations. Visit our Showroom, tour the Workshop, join the fun!

Auctions/Sales, Exhibits, Seasonal, Tours

Auctions/Sales,Exhibits,Seasonal,Tours

Dec 01

Christmas by the Sea Parade

6:00pm • Gather at 5:15 at Tibbetts, parade route travels down Union Street onto Elm and Main streets through downtown Camden, ending at Atlantic Avenue.

Fairs/Festivals, Seasonal

Fairs/Festivals,Seasonal

Nov 24

Tree Auction

1:00 - 4:00 pm • Main floor Rockland Public Library, 80 Union Street, Rockland

 

Beautiful table-top trees decorated by local businesses are available through silent auction. Trees include gift certificates or other coupons donated by merchants. Fundraising supports the Rockland Public Library. Bidding begins at 10:00 am and ends at 4:00 pm. Refreshments provided.

Auctions/Sales, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Seasonal

Aug 18

Tag sale

9:00 - 1:00 • Rockland Public Library, front lawn, 80 Union Street,Rockland.

 

Treasures from auntie's attic, grandpa's garage, and much more stock a classic tag sale under the tent. The proceeds of the sale sale support the Rockland Public Library. Members of the Friends may shop early, open to the public at 9:00.

Auctions/Sales

Auctions/Sales

Jun 09

Plant, book, bake sale

9:00 - 1:00 • Rockland Public Library 80 Union Street, Rockland. Plants on the lawn; books and baked goods in the Community Room on the lower level

 

Plants ready for your garden; books at great prices; delicious baked goods all in support of the Rockland Public Library. Early bird shopping for members begins at 8:30; open to the public at 9:00. Renew or join at the door.

Auctions/Sales, Gardening, Literary

Auctions/Sales,Gardening,Literary

Mar 17

Clearance Book Sale

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

 

Fill a bag of books at a by-the-bag price. Bags provided. Friends members $8/bag. Non-members $10/bag. Renew or join at the door.

Auctions/Sales, Literary

Auctions/Sales,Literary

Dec 02

Ugly Sweater Dance

6:00pm-12:00am • American Legion Hall, 335 Limerock Street in Rockland

Ugly Sweater Dance and Silent Auction to benefit Pope Memorial Animal Shelter. Auction, 50/50 raffle and more 6-8pm, sweater contest at 8pm then dance the night away to Borderline Express. See you at this community favorite!

Auctions/Sales, Concerts, Other

Auctions/Sales,Concerts,Other

Nov 25

Festival of Lights Craft Show

9:00-3:00pm • Elks Lodge, 210 Rankin St, Rockland, ME 04841

Huge craft show with over 40 vendors selling handmade and unique items, benefitting Pope Memorial Humane Society's mission to place homeless animals in loving homes.

Auctions/Sales, Crafts, Exhibits, Fairs/Festivals, Visual Art

Auctions/Sales,Crafts,Exhibits,Fairs/Festivals,Visual Art

Aug 08

Kitchen Tour 2018

9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. • Camden, Rockport, Lincolnville, Maine

 

Visit eight uniquely designed kitchens in the towns of Camden, Rockport and Lincolnville, Maine. Enjoy demonstrations and tastings from area chefs throughout the day.

Tours

Tours

May 05

Lasansky Dance Performance

7:00-8:00 • Camden Opera House, Camden, Maine

An hour long performance celebrating dance by the Lasansky Studio of Dance together with the Lasansky Dance Theater Ensemble, free and open to the community.

Jun 29

Lasansky Open Studio & Exhibit

11:30-12:30 • Lasansky Studio of Dance, 234 Old County Rd., Rockport, ME 04856

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

Jul 13

Choreography Workshop Sharing

11:30-12:30 • Lasansky Studio of Dance, 234 Old County Road, Rockport, Maine 04856

Participants in a week-long dance choreography workshop under the direction of Jimena Lasansky will share works in progress created during the workshop.

Sep 10

Open Studio and Classes Resume

3:45-8:00 • Lasansky Studio of Dance, 234 Old County Road, Rockport, Maine 04856

Open studio and ballet and modern dance technique, creative movement, choreography and improvisation classes resume.

Jul 18

Herb Garden Tour for Children

2:00 - 3:00pm • Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Children are invited to come explore the mystery and magic of the garden with a guided tour by Avena Botanicals' herb gardener Stephanie. This fun and family-friendly event will teach children about medicinal herbs that they can grow at home and plants that delight our pollinator friends.

Children, Gardening, Tours

Children,Gardening,Tours

Aug 15

Medicinal Herb Gardens Tour

3:30 - 4:30pm • 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. Our retail herbal remedy shop will be open Noon - 5pm.

Gardening, Tours

Gardening,Tours

Aug 01

Medicinal Herb Gardens Tour

3:30 - 4:30pm • 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. Our retail herbal remedy shop will be open Noon - 5pm.

Gardening, Tours

Gardening,Tours

Jul 11

Medicinal Herb Gardens Tour

3:30 - 4:30pm • 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. Our retail herbal remedy shop will be open Noon - 5pm.

Gardening, Tours

Gardening,Tours

Jun 27

Medicinal Herb Gardens Tour

3:30 - 4:30pm • 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. Our retail herbal remedy shop will be open Noon - 5pm.

Gardening, Seasonal

Gardening,Seasonal

Jun 13

Medicinal Herb Gardens Tour

3:30 - 4:30pm • 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. Our retail herbal remedy shop will be open Noon - 5pm.

Gardening, Tours

Gardening,Tours

May 13

Mother's Day Plant Sale & Tour

Noon to 3:00pm • 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 be offering organic perennials for sale from Noon to 3:00pm by Rebel Hill Farm as well as organic vegetable and flower seedlings by Villageside Farm.

Auctions/Sales, Gardening, Seasonal, Tours

Auctions/Sales,Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Mar 03

TA Drama Triangle Workshop

9:00 - 12:00 noon - plowable snow 4-6 -3/10/18 • Workshops being held at Maine Lighthouse Museum/Chamber Of Commerce - Breakwater Room, One Park Drive, Rockland -- Registration & cost on website


This TA Connection.Life workshop is based on TA’s Drama Triangle and the roles played by the Victim, Rescuer, and Persecutor. It covers the decline in relationships, communication, and mental health for those who participate in the triangle depending on their degree of what has come to be called “triangulation”. More importantly it demonstr…

Discussions/Forums, Other

Discussions/Forums,Other

Feb 03

TA Recognition Workshop

9: 00 - 12:00 noon - plowable snow 4-6 = 2/10/18 • Workshops being held at Maine Lighthouse Museum/Chamber Of Commerce - Breakwater Room, One Park Drive, Rockland -- Registration & cost on website


This TA Connection.Life workshop is based on TA’s theory that “The hunger for recognition is greater than the hunger for food”. The workshop helps to identify recognition patterns that may be unconsciously negative and disempowering, and move toward recognition patterns that are positive and empowering. Three key words in this workshop are …

Discussions/Forums, Other

Discussions/Forums,Other

Jan 20

TA Personality Design Workshop

9: 00 - 12:00 noon - plowable snow 4-6 - 1/28/18 • Workshops being held at Maine Lighthouse Museum/Chamber Of Commerce - Breakwater Room, One Park Drive, Rockland -- Registration & cost on website.

This TA Connection.Life workshop helps to clarify our common personality design and ways that we unknowingly empower, or disempower that personality in ourselves and others. It can be applied in our relationships with others as family, friends, as well as, in the workplace. It will empower the management and communication skills of any indi…

Discussions/Forums, Other

Discussions/Forums,Other

Dec 02

St. Thomas' Christmas Fair

10:00 am - 2:00 pm • 33 Chestnut Street, Camden

 

St. Thomas' Christmas Fair featuring crafts, rummage sale, homemade baked and canned goods and Christmas items.

Crafts, Fairs/Festivals, Seasonal

Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Seasonal

Jan 12

Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge

5 pmSamoset Resort, Rockport

 

See the transformation of over 20,000 pounds of crystal-clear glacier ice into one of the "hottest and coolest lounges" on the Maine coast, the Samoset Resort's famous Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge. Exquisite ice carvings and sub-zero temperatures make this swanky lounge a can't-miss experience. After sipping cocktails at the Glacier Ice Bar, wa…

Seasonal

Seasonal

Jan 13

Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge

5 pmSamoset Resort, Rockport

 

See the transformation of over 20,000 pounds of crystal-clear glacier ice into one of the "hottest and coolest lounges" on the Maine coast, the Samoset Resort's famous Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge. Exquisite ice carvings and sub-zero temperatures make this swanky lounge a can't-miss experience. After sipping cocktails at the Glacier Ice Bar, wa…

Seasonal

Seasonal

Jan 14

Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge

5 pmSamoset Resort, Rockport

 

See the transformation of over 20,000 pounds of crystal-clear glacier ice into one of the "hottest and coolest lounges" on the Maine coast, the Samoset Resort's famous Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge. Exquisite ice carvings and sub-zero temperatures make this swanky lounge a can't-miss experience. After sipping cocktails at the Glacier Ice Bar, wa…

Seasonal

Seasonal

Jan 19

Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge

5 pmSamoset Resort, Rockport

 

See the transformation of over 20,000 pounds of crystal-clear glacier ice into one of the "hottest and coolest lounges" on the Maine coast, the Samoset Resort's famous Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge. Exquisite ice carvings and sub-zero temperatures make this swanky lounge a can't-miss experience. After sipping cocktails at the Glacier Ice Bar, wa…

Seasonal

Seasonal

Jan 20

Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge

5 pmSamoset Resort, Rockport

 

See the transformation of over 20,000 pounds of crystal-clear glacier ice into one of the "hottest and coolest lounges" on the Maine coast, the Samoset Resort's famous Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge. Exquisite ice carvings and sub-zero temperatures make this swanky lounge a can't-miss experience. After sipping cocktails at the Glacier Ice Bar, wa…

Seasonal

Seasonal

Dec 06

A Celtic Family Christmas

7:00pm • Camden Opera House, 29 Elm Street, Camden, ME

Concerts, Performing Arts, Seasonal

Concerts,Performing Arts,Seasonal

Sep 24

Full Moon Sail

5:15pm-7:15pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Full Moon Sail on the Schooner Olad
Tuesday, September 24, 2018 -
5:15pm to 7:15pm
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. • $45.00

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Sep 12

Full Day Sail &Lighthouse Tour

10:00am-5:00pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Full Day Sail and Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse Tour
Celebrate Maine Lighthouse week by taking a Full day sail

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Sep 02

Windjammer Festival Parade

2:30pm-4:30pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Camden Windjammer Festival Parade of Sail
Sunday, September 2, 2018 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm
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. • $45.00

Tours, Visual Art

Tours,Visual Art

Aug 31

Camden Windjammer Fireworks

7:15pm-9:15pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Camden Windjammer Festival Fireworks Sail
Friday, August 31, 2018 -
7:15pm to 9:15pm
Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State Park; then turn seaward and watch from the decks of the Schooner Olad as we celebrate our Camden Windjammer Festival with fantastic fireworks over Maine’s most beautiful harbor. …

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Aug 31

Camden Windjammer Fest Sail-in

12:00pm-4:30pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Camden Windjammer Festival Sail-in
Friday, August 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
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. • $45.00

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Aug 23

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake

2:30pm-8:45pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake on the Schooner Olad
Thursday, August 23, 2018 -
2:30pm to 8:45pm
Enjoy an afternoon sail with us through the archipelago of Islesboro to
Warren Island State Park. Hike around the beautiful Maine island or just relax with the view while we prepare a traditional Maine Lobster Bake for you. B.Y.…

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Aug 16

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake

2:30pm-8:45pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake on the Schooner Olad

Thursday, August 16, 2017 -
2:30pm to 8:45pm
Enjoy an afternoon sail with us through the archipelago of Islesboro to
Warren Island State Park. Hike around the beautiful Maine island or just relax with the view while our crew prepares a traditional Maine Lobster Bake for …

Aug 26

Full Moon Sail

6:00pm-8:00pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Full Moon Sail on the Schooner Olad
Monday, August 26, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
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. • $45.00
For reservations visit www.maineschooners.com or call 207-236-2323

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 26

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake

2:30pm-8:45pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake on the Schooner Olad
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 8:45pm
Enjoy an afternoon sail with us through the archipelago of Islesboro to
Warren Island State Park. Hike around the beautiful Maine island or just relax with the view while our crew prepares a traditional Maine Lobster Bake for you.

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 19

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake

2:30pm-8:45pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake on the Schooner Olad
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 8:45pm
Enjoy an afternoon sail with us through the archipelago of Islesboro to
Warren Island State Park. Hike around the beautiful Maine island or just relax with the view while our crew prepares a traditional Maine Lobster Bake for you. B.Y…

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 13

Windjammer Parade

• 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Windjammer Parade on the Schooner Olad
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
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. Lunch and beverages will be provided. B.Y.O.B • $105.00

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Sep 11

Thomaston Archaeological Dig

7:00pm • Thomaston Historical Society
80 Knox Street
Thomaston, Maine

 

Harbour Mitchell, Archaeologist, will talk about the process and findings of the Thatcher Street dig in 2017. The dig was on property adjacent to the Knox Farmhouse which is the home of the Thomaston Historical Society . Come and learn of the exciting findings and what they may mean. The program starts at 7:30 pm but come early at 7:00 to enj

Dec 07

2018 Home for the Holidays

• To be determined

 

This very popular event will showcase someone's lovely home, yet to be determined. Please check with us for details.

Auctions/Sales, Historical, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Historical,Seasonal

Oct 09

Heirloom Apple Trees

7:00 pm • Thomaston Historical Society
80 Knox Street
Thomaston, Maine

 

John Bunker will give us a history of the apple trees and orchards in Maine and how he is able to distinguish the different varieties . He is the author of "Not Far from the Tree", a brief history of the orchards of Palermo, Maine. He also established the Maine Heritage Orchard in Unity, Maine which is home to 300 historic pears a…

Gardening, Historical

Gardening,Historical

Nov 30

Auction for the Animals

5:30 - 8:00pm • The Samoset Resort in Rockport, ME

Join P.A.W.S. at the 8th annual Auction for the Animals on November 30 at the Samoset Resort from 5:30-8 p.m. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased starting November 1 at www.pawsadoption.org. Proceeds from tickets sales and money raised from the sale of auction items will go directly to support P.A.W.S. operations. Visit our website for more info!

Auctions/Sales

Auctions/Sales

Aug 14

Stone Walling in Maine

7:00 pm • Thomaston Historical Society
80 Knox Street
Thomaston, ME

 

Kevin Curtin, Ph.D. will talk about the famous impoundment structures in Maine as well as the people who built these walls. He has done a lot of research on the stone walls all over New England. This is a free program with refreshments at 7:00pm and the talk at 7:30. Donations are greatly appreciated.

Historical

Historical

Jul 21

Henry Knox 268th Birthday

10:30am • Village Cemetery and the Knox Museum
Route 131
Thomaston, Maine

 

We will celebrate the birthday of Major General Henry Knox, Revolutionary War General, First Secretary of War, at his gravesite in the Village Cemetery followed by a birthday cake reception at the Knox Museum , Route 131, Thomaston. This rain or shine event is free and is co-sponsored by The Thomaston Historical Society and the Knox Museum.

Historical

Historical

Jun 19

In Defense of Henry Knox

7:00 pm • Thomaston Historical Society
80 Knox Street
Thomaston, Maine

 

Dr. Bill McCarriston seeks to exonerate Major General Henry Knox's indictments by several authors through his research from the Archives of the Commonwealth of Mass. and elsewhere. He will discuss this research which is the basis of his monogaph. Refreshments at 7:00pm with the talk at 7:30. This program is free to the public but donations …

Historical

Historical

Jun 16

Summer House Tour

1:00pm-4:00pm • 14 Elliot Street
Thomaston, Maine

 

Enjoy the weather and the scenery at this lovely 1845 Federal house on Elliot St. in Thomaston. Refreshments and basket raffles are available. Tickets $10 for non-members, $8 for members and $5 for children.

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

May 08

Green Street Touchtones

7:00 pm • Watts Hall
Main Street
Thomaston, Maine

 

Sit back and relax while touring Green Street in Thomaston and learning about the houses and the people who inhabited them . Peggy McCrea will be our tour guide.

Historical

Historical

Jul 12

Seabird Watching Sail with Sch

9:45am-11:45am • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Seabird Watching Sail with Schooner Olad and FOMSI
Thursday, July 12, 2018 -
9:45am to 11:45am
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. • $45.00

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 27

Full Moon Sail on the Schooner

7:00pm-9:00pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Full Moon Sail on the Schooner Olad
Sunday, July 27, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
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. • $45.00
For reservations visit www.maineschooners.com or call 207-236-2323

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 06

42nd Great Schooner Race

9:00am-6pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Friday, July 6, 2018 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
The Schooner Olad will join more than two dozen tall ships gather 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! Lunch served.

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 04

Camden Harbor Fireworks Sail

7:00pm-9:15pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Camden Harbor Fireworks Sail on the Schooner Olad
Tuesday, July 4, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:15pm
Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State Park; then turn seaward and watch from the decks of the Schooner Olad as we celebrate our independence with fantastic fireworks over Maine’s most beautiful harbor. BYOB • $…

Jun 17

Father's Day Sail

10:00am-5:15pm • 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Father’s Day Sail on the Schooner Olad
Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 10:00am
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. • $45.00

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Nov 27

Medicare Forum

10:00-12:00noon • Camden Public Library

 

Ask any questions you have regarding Medicare. Ongoing series, every Monday morning in October and November, come to one or all. Lily Filppi from United Healthcare will lead the session.

Other

Other

Nov 20

Medicare Forum

10:00-12:00noon • Camden Public Library

 

Ask any questions you have regarding Medicare. Ongoing series, every Monday morning in October and November, come to one or all. Lily Filppi from United Healthcare will lead the session.

Other

Other

Aug 15

Screen Door Summer Festival

all day • Rockport, Maine

Screen Door is a five-day musical gathering along one of the most scenic coastlines in the world. It features fresh performances by world-renowned musicians, presented in intimate venues, all in a distinctly relaxed summer-in-Maine atmosphere.

Concerts, Fairs/Festivals, Performing Arts

Concerts,Fairs/Festivals,Performing Arts

Jun 17

Young Stars of Maine Concert

4:00 PM • Rockport Opera House, Rockport ME

YOUNG STARS OF MAINE PRIZE PROGRAM 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. Prize awards are $1,000, in seven categories, for individuals and ensembles ages 11-25.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

May 20

Play-a-Thon 2018

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM • Union Hall, Rockport ME

Bay Chamber Music School Third Annual Play-a-thon!

This event will last from 1pm – 5pm on Sunday May 20th – Stop by for a minute or stay all afternoon as musicians from our music school delight and entertain - all instruments, all ages and all abilities. Refreshments and raffle prizes!

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Mar 01

The Peking Acrobats

7:00 PM • Strom Auditorium, Rockport ME

Bay Chamber Concerts presents: The Peking Acrobats

A troupe of China’s most gifted tumblers, contortionists, jugglers, and gymnasts, this internationally acclaimed company perform spellbinding feats and daring maneuvers steeped in 2,000 years of folk tradition.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

May 18

The Anderson Trio - Ellington

6:00 PM • Union Hall, Rockport ME

Bay Chamber Concerts presents Music@Dusk: The Anderson Trio plays Ellington

Coming off their Drama Desk nominated show Le Jazz Hot, virtuoso saxophonists and clarinetists Peter and Will Anderson return to Bay Chamber to explore the musical context and hits of big band legend Duke Ellington.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Apr 20

Palaver Strings – Parallel

6:00 PM • Union Hall, Rockport ME

Bay Chamber Concerts presents Music@Dusk: Palaver Strings – Parallel Freedoms
An exploration of the blurred lines between genres, where classical and jazz composers inspire one another, and where classically trained musicians are inspired to program, arrange, and improvise music that reflects parallel explorations of freedom.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Feb 09

International String Trio

6:00 PM • Union Hall, Rockport ME

Bay Chamber Concerts presents Music@Dusk: International String Trio

After their stunning performance as part of Music@Dusk last year, this sensational trio returns with a program of Gypsy jazz, Appalachian folk, acoustic world music, virtuosic classical arrangements and popular songs. Hailing from Russia, Japan and the Czech Republ…

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Nov 30

Sushi Making: November 30th

5:00-9:00pm • Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland

This course covers the basic steps to prepare and enjoy sushi with family and friends. During this four-hour course, you will learn the following and enjoy your creations: prepare sushi rice, make Unami rich, cut vegetables for sushi rolls, slice sushi-grade fish, roll Caifornia inside out rolls, prepare spicy tuna and vegetarian rolls, and more!

Other

Other

Oct 01

History Month at the Library

• Camden Public Library

 

The Ski Museum of Maine will be exhibiting historic photos of all things ski-related in Maine throughout the month, in the Library’s Picker Room. FMI: librarycamden.org. or 207-236-3440.

Historical, Visual Art

Historical,Visual Art

Sep 28

Fall Harbor Arts & Books

• Camden Public Library

 

Sat. 9-5, Sun. 10-4. The Library will host its giant outdoor book sale under the tents on Thurs., Fri., Sat, 9-5, and Sun. 10-4. FMI: 207-236-3440.

Auctions/Sales, Crafts, Fairs/Festivals, Literary, Visual Art

Auctions/Sales,Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Literary,Visual Art

Sep 08

Mini Maker Faire

11:00am-3:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Makers of all types will converge for a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness. FMI: 207-236-3440.

Exhibits, Fairs/Festivals

Exhibits,Fairs/Festivals

Aug 18

Children's Book Fair

1:00-4:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Area authors and illustrators giving readings and presentations throughout the program. Come meet your favorite authors and illustrators and purchase books to have personally signed. FMI: librarycamden.org. or 207-236-3440.

Children, Literary

Children,Literary

Jul 25

Twelfth Night

6:00-8:00pm • Camden Public Library Amphitheatre

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival: Twelfth Night. July 25, 26, 27; Aug. 2, 3, 4, 8, 11, and 12--all at 6 p.m. in the Library Amphitheatre. For tickets: http://camdenshakespeare.org/tickets/

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Jul 13

Harbor Arts & Books

• Camden Harbor Park & Amphitheatre

 

Paintings, photographs, sculpture, jewelry & much more! Sat. 9-5, Sun 10-4. Book sale under the tents begins Fri. 9 am

Auctions/Sales, Crafts, Fairs/Festivals, Visual Art

Auctions/Sales,Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Visual Art

Apr 01

Maritime Month

• Camden Public Library

 

Photographs from the Penobscot Marine Museum will be featured all month in the Library’s Picker Room. Author K. F. Griffin will discuss her book, The Wreck of the Essex, April 12, 2018, 7:00 p.m. FMI: librarycamden.org or 207-236-3440.

Historical, Visual Art

Historical,Visual Art

Feb 03

Winterfest Ice Carving

12:00noon-3:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Music, hot food, and winter fun inside and out. The Ice Carving in the Amphitheatre kicks off the week-long Camden Winterfest, which will include the annual winter family movie, Tues., Feb. 6, 6:00 p.m., in the Library, and a live family-friendly performance at the Opera House on Wed., Feb. 7, 6:00 p.m. FMI: 207-236-3440.

Fairs/Festivals, Seasonal

Fairs/Festivals,Seasonal

Dec 12

Odeon Winter Concert

6:30 PM • Rockport Opera House, Rockport ME

Bay Chamber Concerts presents:

The annual holiday performance features the Odeon Brandenburg Ensemble and Odeon Adult Orchestra, joined by our Suzuki Twinklers and other special guests from Bay Chamber’s Music School.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Dec 09

Holiday Student Performance

4:30 PM • Union Hall, Rockport ME

Holiday on the Harbor - Student Performance

Families will enjoy visits with Santa, homemade treats and fireworks on the harbor that follow the performances, down at Rockport Marine Park at 5:30pm.

This event is FREE and open to the public.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Dec 09

Songs of Solomon Gospel Choir

3:00 PM • Rockport Opera House, Rockport ME

Songs of Solomon Gospel Choir

Back by public demand, this sensational Harlem-based gospel choir are directed by the choir’s charismatic and inspiring leader and soloist, Bishop Chantel Wright. A sell-out 3 seasons ago, this joyful and moving choir performance is part of Rockport’s Holiday on the Harbor celebration.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Dec 02

Craft Fair Windward Gardens

9am-2pm • Windward Gardens
105 Mechanic St
Camden, ME 04843
207-236-4197

 

Crafts, Seasonal

Crafts,Seasonal

Dec 08

2017 - Home for the Holidays

5-7pm - 10am-3pm • 48 Green Street
Thomaston, ME 04861

 

Visit a beautiful Greek Revival House during the Holiday season and perhaps do a little shopping (live and silent auctions) while supporting and keeping alive the vast history of Thomaston. It is a fun event with the reception, music, and live "lively" auction with a chance to visit with friends and neighbors or to meet new people.

Auctions/Sales, Historical, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Historical,Seasonal

Jul 06

Great Schooner Race

11:00-4:00 pm • Islesboro to the Rockland Breakwater

 

Maine's tall ship fleet gathers for an exciting race from Islesboro to Rockland.

Historical

Historical

Oct 06

Harvest Fest & Trail Race

• UMaine 4-H Camp at Tanglewood, 1 Tanglewood Road, Lincolnville, ME 04949

 

Fairs/Festivals

Fairs/Festivals

Aug 10

MBH&H Show

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

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

Crafts, Fairs/Festivals, Other

Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Other

Mar 21

Music@Noon – John Mehrmann

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

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

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Feb 21

Music@Noon – Emily & Inês

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

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

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Jan 17

Music@Noon – Solera Quartet

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

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

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Dec 01

Christmas by the Sea

• Activities and events throughout Camden, Lincolnville and Rockport.

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

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

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

Jul 06

Russia in Grand Style

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

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

Historical, Tours

Historical,Tours

Aug 13

Ireland Women-only Tour 2018

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

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

Historical, Tours

Historical,Tours

Jun 17

Women's Vitality Retreat

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

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

Other, Tours

Other,Tours

Nov 24

First Friday Art Walk

5 to 8 pm • Downtown Rockland

 

First Friday Art Walks are generally held on the first Friday of each month, May through November, in downtown Rockland. This last Friday Art Walk of the season will take place during Festival of Lights weekend. Come join us!

Visual Art

Visual Art

Jan 28

Pies on Parade Pie Tour

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

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

Fairs/Festivals

Fairs/Festivals

Nov 25

Annual Tree Auction

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

 

Silent auction of decorated small trees in conjunction with the annual tour of the historic inns. Trees have been decorated by local merchants who include valuable gift certificates. Bid for the trees and enjoy refreshments at the Library.

Auctions/Sales, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Seasonal

Dec 01

Holly Berry Fair

8:00 a.m. - 12:00p.m • Rockport Opera House

 

12/2/2018. Rockport Garden Club's Holly Berry Fair. 8 a.m.--noon. Rockport Opera House. A wonderland of holiday items.

Fairs/Festivals

Fairs/Festivals

Nov 24

Festival Of Lights

• Downtown Rockland

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

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

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