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Upcoming Events in Midcoast Maine

May 07

12@12 Lunches

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

Your Chamber leadership wants to hear from you! Join the Chamber's 2019 Board Chair, Sarah McLean, and Executive Director Tom Peaco at one of our "12@12" lunches.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Jun 01

2019 Chamber Auction

5 PM - 7 PMMaine Lighthouse Museum, Rockland

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Aug 14

Our friends at LCI will host us this month in Camden (specific location TBD). Come network and mingle with your friends and business associates, and learn more about LCI's work to expand fiber in our region!

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Dec 11

The Chamber enjoys a great partnership with our friends at Rockland Main Street, and this organization will host our December gathering in a downtown Rockland location to be announced.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Jul 10

Join us to celebrate summer and network while learning more about the many products and services that Maine Sport Outfitters offers to help you enjoy the outdoors, whether in summer or year round!

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Jun 12

Mix and mingle with your peers from around the region, and sample some fine craft beers from our friends at Rock Harbor Brewing at their Taproom on Payne Avenue!

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

May 08

Join us at Pope Humane Society, as they celebrate 30 years serving Knox County! Socialize with fellow Chamber members and enjoy delicious food & drink.
The new shelter facility, which opened in 2016, is located at 25 Buttermilk Lane in Thomaston.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Nov 13

Just 3 short miles from Montpelier, our friends at Heal Accounting are excited to invite you to their offices for this month's Business After Hours! 641 St. George Road, South Thomaston.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Oct 09

Autumn is in full swing - come and celebrate the season and learn more about the products and services available from our friends at Bangor Savings Bank, 5 Commercial Street, Rockport.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Sep 11

As summer begins to turn to fall, join us for networking, fellowship, and an opportunity to learn more about First National Bank in their new Camden location at 44 Elm Street.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Apr 30

Legal Breakfast: Workplace Impacts of Marijuana Legalization

8:00-8:30 - Continental Breakfast & Networking|8:30-10:00 – Presentation/Q&A16 Bay View, Camden

During the session, Eaton Peabody attorneys Gretchen Jones and Sarah Newell will discuss issues for consideration by Maine businesses as a result of the illegality of marijuana and marijuana businesses under federal law.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

May 03

Artists Opening Reception

4:00-7:00 p.m.Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, Rockland

Come to the spring art opening at Maine Coastal Islands Art Gallery. Linda Shepard of Union, fabric art; Carl Solberg, Waldoboro, wood carvings and sculptures; and Jackson Memorial Library After School Artists will be exhibiting.

Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Visual Arts

Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Visual Arts

Apr 27

Spring Children's Fair

9:30-12:30pmCoastal Children's Museum, Rockland

 

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, crafts, flower planting, and lots of play!

Children and Family, Crafts

Children and Family,Crafts

May 04

TRoMM Yardsale

8am-1pmAmerican Legion Hall, Camden

On Saturday, May 4, from 8am to 1pm at the American Legion Hall, corner of Pearl and John Streets, Trail Runners of Midcoast Maine (TRoMM) will be staging a HUGE yard sale to help Coastal Mountains Land Trust build a nine-mile trail around Ragged Mountain.

Auctions and Sales

Auctions and Sales

May 12

Mother's Day Brunch

10:00am - 2:00pmNatalie's Restaurant, camden

Our Mother's brunch is server from 10am - 2:00pm (last reservation). Call 207 236 7008 for reservations. Our Mother's Day Brunch is available for $42 per person, or $21 for children under 12

Children and Family, Food and Drink, Seasonal and Holiday

Children and Family,Food and Drink,Seasonal and Holiday

May 01

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Rockland

7:00 - 8:30 pmDowntown Rockland, Rockland

An evening of history, legends and lore; an adventure in discovery!

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

May 08

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Rockland

7:00 - 8:30 pmDowntown Rockland, Rockland

An evening of history, legends and lore; an adventure in discovery!

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

May 15

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Rockland

7:00 - 8:30 pmDowntown Rockland, Rockland

An evening of history, legends and lore; an adventure in discovery!

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

May 22

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Rockland

7:00 - 8:30 pmDowntown Rockland, Rockland

An evening of history, legends and lore; an adventure in discovery!

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

May 29

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Rockland

7:00 - 8:30 pmDowntown Rockland, Rockland

An evening of history, legends and lore; an adventure in discovery!

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

May 04

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Camden

7:30 - 9:00 pmDowntown Camden, Camden

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

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

May 11

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Camden

7:30 - 9:00 pmDowntown Camden, Camden

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

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

May 18

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Camden

7:30 - 9:00 pmDowntown Camden, Camden

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

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

May 25

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Camden

7:30 - 9:00 pmDowntown Camden, Camden

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

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

May 09

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Camden

5:00 - 6:30 pmDowntown Camden, Camden

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

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

May 16

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Camden

5:00 - 6:30 pmDowntown Camden, Camden

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

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

May 23

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Camden

5:00 - 6:30 pmDowntown Camden, Camden

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

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

May 30

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Camden

5:00 - 6:30 pmDowntown Camden, Camden

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

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

Jun 06

Red Cloak Haunted History Tour of Camden

5:00 - 6:30 pmDowntown Camden, Camden

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

Children and Family, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Performing Arts, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Performing Arts,Tours,Other

Aug 09

THE WEIGHT BAND featuring members of The Band

7:30pmStrand Theatre, Rockland

The Weight Band has been keeping the spirit and music alive that defined an era. Touring nationally for the past four years, the group features members of The Band and the Levon Helm Band. In 2018, the band released their first album of original material. $28/Adv, $32/Day of Show. Lobby and Balcony Bars open. Tix and info at RocklandStrand.com.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Jun 01

ZODIAC MATH: Intimate stories + anachronistic alt-pop

7:30pmStrand Theatre, Rockland

Equal parts 90’s pop music video, slumber party seance, and honest confession! Joined by an all girl rock band, songwriter/performer Elizabeth May invites you into her mystical world, where she explores sexual identity, twin magic, and female-centric stories dripping with pop star bravado. $18/Adv, $20/DOS. Tix and info at RocklandStrand.com.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

May 22

Public Italian Night Supper

5:30 PMPeople's United Methodist Church, South Thomaston

Public Italian Night Supper
Wed., May 22, 2019
5:30 PM
Pasta Casseroles and Dishes, Salads, Bread, Beverages & Desserts!
Adults $8 and Children $4
Good Food - Good Fellowship

Jun 15

GINA CHAVEZ brings Latin pop

7:30pmStrand Theatre, Rockland

Multi-ethnic Latin pop singer Gina Chavez and her band are nine-time Austin Music Award winners! Chavez’s passionate collection of bilingual songs take audiences on a journey through the Americas, blending the sounds and rhythms of the region with tension and grace. Tix: $20/Adv, $25/DOS at www.RocklandStrand.com or 594-0070. Lobby & Ba…

Concerts, Cultural, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Cultural,Music,Performing Arts

Apr 26

STRANGE BREWfest

6:00pmStrand Theatre, Rockland

Beer tasting + movie!
Enjoy tasting portions of delicious beers from Rock Harbor Brewing (Rockland), Threshers Brewing (Searsmont) and Fogtown Brewing (Ellsworth), followed by a screening of the cult classic comedy STRANGE BREW (1983) starring Rick Moranis & Dave Thomas. Doors at 6pm for beer pours; the movie screens at 8pm. A 2…

Films, Food and Drink

Films,Food and Drink

Apr 26

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, April 28, 2019

Canoe & Kayak Yard Sale

Maine Sport Outfitters, Rockport

Join us for our annual Canoe & Kayak Yard Sale! Snag great brands at the lowest prices of the season! Factory seconds, discontinued models and colors from Old Town Canoes & Kayaks, Ocean Kayak & Necky Kayaks. Over 110 boats to choose from — plus, enter for a chance to win a $50 store gift certificate!

Auctions and Sales, Boating, Outdoors

Auctions and Sales,Boating,Outdoors

Aug 28

Public Pot Luck Supper

5:30 PMPeople's United Methodist Church, South Thomaston

 

Public Pot Luck Supper
Wed., Aug. 28, 2019
5:30 PM
Casseroles, Salads, Baked Beans, Yeast Rolls, Beverages & Pies!
Adults $8 and Children $4
Good Food - Good Fellowship

May 09

GREAT TIDE RISING - with Kathleen Dean Moore

7:30pmStrand Theatre, Rockland

Kathleen Dean Moore, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at Oregon State University, writer, moral philosopher, and environmental thought-leader, will be addressing climate change in her talk, “Great Tide Rising: Toward Clarity and Moral Courage in a Time of Planetary Change.” Co-presented by Georges River Land Trust and Strand Theatre.

Authors and Books, Conservation and Environment, Lectures and Talks

Authors and Books,Conservation and Environment,Lectures and Talks

Jun 15

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, June 16, 2019

Opening for the Season

Father's DayMiller's Lobster Co., Spruce Head

Opening Saturday June 15th for the season! Its Father's Day weekend bring Dad and treat him to a lobster dinner.

Food and Drink

Food and Drink

Jul 04

Camden Fourth of July

2pm-9.30pm • Camden Harbor Park and Amphitheatre.

 

Enjoy a traditional Fourth of July in Camden with Music by the Sea, fireworks over Camden Harbor, special schooner sails, and more

Children and Family, Performing Arts, Seasonal and Holiday

Children and Family,Performing Arts,Seasonal and Holiday

May 17

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

1-9Coastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

This photographic travel adventure brings you to one of the most spectacular settings on the Maine coast. We’ll drive down a picturesque, coastal peninsula, stopping along the way at unique spots to explore and photograph coastal landscapes, fishing villages, and some surprises. Any skill level and any digital camera are welcome.

Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Jun 17

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

1-9Coastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

This photographic travel adventure brings you to one of the most spectacular settings on the Maine coast. We’ll drive down a picturesque, coastal peninsula, stopping along the way at unique spots to explore and photograph coastal landscapes, fishing villages, and some surprises. Any skill level and any digital camera are welcome.

Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Jul 16

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

1-9Coastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

This photographic travel adventure brings you to one of the most spectacular settings on the Maine coast. We’ll drive down a picturesque, coastal peninsula, stopping along the way at unique spots to explore and photograph coastal landscapes, fishing villages, and some surprises. Any skill level and any digital camera are welcome.

Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Aug 15

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

1-9Coastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

This photographic travel adventure brings you to one of the most spectacular settings on the Maine coast. We’ll drive down a picturesque, coastal peninsula, stopping along the way at unique spots to explore and photograph coastal landscapes, fishing villages, and some surprises. Any skill level and any digital camera are welcome.

Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Oct 19

Photo Tour: Lighthouse Sunset

1-9Coastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

This photographic travel adventure brings you to one of the most spectacular settings on the Maine coast. We’ll drive down a picturesque, coastal peninsula, stopping along the way at unique spots to explore and photograph coastal landscapes, fishing villages, and some surprises. Any skill level and any digital camera are welcome.

Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Oct 08

Multi-Day Event ending Monday, October 14, 2019

Photo Tour Western Maine:Foliage, Waterfalls, Covered Bridge

4pmCoastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

On this 7-day adventure you will photograph the breathtaking autumn colors, the cascading waterfalls, and the distinguished covered bridges in an area that Yankee Magazine ranks among the top destinations for New England fall foliage. Your photo guide will lead you to the areas best shooting spots. All skill levels, all camera types welcome.

Agriculture and Farming, Classes and Workshops, Conservation and Environment, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Agriculture and Farming,Classes and Workshops,Conservation and Environment,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Jun 23

Photo Walk: Location TBD

10-1Coastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

Join us for a fun & informative way to improve your photography skills while exploring the culture, history, and landscape of Maine. You’ll adventure to hard-to-find locations & hidden spots with camera handling tips along the way. Explore quaint villages, historic cities, lighthouses, or fishing harbors. Any camera, any skill level…

Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Gardening, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Gardening,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Jul 17

Photo Walk: Location TBD

10-1Coastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

Join us for a fun & informative way to improve your photography skills while exploring the culture, history, and landscape of Maine. You’ll adventure to hard-to-find locations & hidden spots with camera handling tips along the way. Explore quaint villages, historic cities, lighthouses, or fishing harbors. Any camera, any skill level…

Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Gardening, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Gardening,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Jul 23

Photo Walk: Location TBD

10-1Coastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

Join us for a fun & informative way to improve your photography skills while exploring the culture, history, and landscape of Maine. You’ll adventure to hard-to-find locations & hidden spots with camera handling tips along the way. Explore quaint villages, historic cities, lighthouses, or fishing harbors. Any camera, any skill level…

Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Gardening, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Gardening,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Aug 04

Photo Walk: Location TBD

10-1Coastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

Join us for a fun & informative way to improve your photography skills while exploring the culture, history, and landscape of Maine. You’ll adventure to hard-to-find locations & hidden spots with camera handling tips along the way. Explore quaint villages, historic cities, lighthouses, or fishing harbors. Any camera, any skill level…

Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Gardening, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Gardening,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Sep 08

Photo Walk: Location TBD

10-1Coastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

Join us for a fun & informative way to improve your photography skills while exploring the culture, history, and landscape of Maine. You’ll adventure to hard-to-find locations & hidden spots with camera handling tips along the way. Explore quaint villages, historic cities, lighthouses, or fishing harbors. Any camera, any skill level…

Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Gardening, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Gardening,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

May 23

Photo Tour: Lighthouses & Lobsters

10-6Coastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

Travel adventure & photo education brings you to Mid-Coast lighthouses to explore maritime history, lobster industry, marine wildlife, and quaint harbor scenery by land & sea. Also, you’ll have the opportunity to eat lobster. Photo lessons include camera controls & exposure, and exercises on composition. All camera types, all le…

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday,Visual Arts,Other

Jun 21

Photo Tour: Lighthouses & Lobsters

10-6Coastal Maine Photo Tours/Mid-Coast Community Darkrooms, Rockland

Travel adventure & photo education brings you to Mid-Coast lighthouses to explore maritime history, lobster industry, marine wildlife, and quaint harbor scenery by land & sea. Also, you’ll have the opportunity to eat lobster. Photo lessons include camera controls & exposure, and exercises on composition. All camera types, all le…

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday,Visual Arts,Other

Sep 16

Multi-Day Event ending Thursday, September 19, 2019

4 Day Photo Tour: Explore Vinalhaven Island

1:00pm-6:00pm

Join us & immerse yourself in island life. Perfect for all skill levels & all camera types. Photo emphasis will be on developing your artistic eye & working with camera controls to support it. Excursions offer lovely bay scenery, serene preserves, granite quarries, spruce-covered islands, rocky coastline, and the busy lobstering harbor.

Agriculture and Farming, Boating, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts

Agriculture and Farming,Boating,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts

Apr 30

Sensing Storm Surge

7:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Dr. Kim Huguenard, Preston Spicer, and Laura Rickard will showcase results of an ongoing, National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded citizen science project to measure storm surge in three Maine estuaries with varying physical characteristics, and how to help communities plan for future coastal development and climate change adaptation.

Lectures and Talks, Science

Lectures and Talks,Science

Apr 29

Two-Day Business Basics Class with New Ventures Maine

10:00 amCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Monday, April 22 and 29, 10:00 am. Two-Day Business Basics Class at the Camden Public Library with New Ventures Maine, on the basics of a business plan; the class is suitable for those thinking about or in the early start-up phase of a new business. Please register at newventuresmaine.org.

Business, Classes and Workshops

Business,Classes and Workshops

May 04

Annual TLC DAY in the Amphitheatre and Harbor Park

9:00 am - 12:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Saturday, April 27, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Annual TLC DAY at the Camden Public Library Amphitheatre and Harbor Park. “Volunteers are needed!” says Dave Jackson, director of the library’s parks. “Bring rakes and other hand tools, and a good pair of work gloves, and be prepared to pitch in. We can spruce up the Park and Amphitheatre in no time.”

Gardening, Outdoors

Gardening,Outdoors

Oct 26

Trekkers Auction

5-8:30pmOwls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head

9th Annual Trekkers Auction, Saturday, October 26 at Owls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head. Hundreds of amazing items. Lead Sponsor: Fuller Chevrolet. The plow sponsor is Fisher Engineering, with a donation of a FISHER® HT series 7 ½’ HT Straight Blade plow, valued at $5827. Doors open 5pm. All proceeds benefit Trekkers students. 594-5095

Auctions and Sales

Auctions and Sales

Aug 10

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, August 11, 2019

Aldermere Farm Art Show & Sale

9:00am - 4:00pmAldermere Farm, Rockport

Aldermere Farm seeks artists to submit pieces for its annual Art Show and Sale. The art show raises funds to support agricultural programming for local youth and highlights local artists who capture the beauty of Maine’s coastal lands through original paintings and prints of coastal and pastoral vistas, Aldermere Farm and its Belted Galloway herd.

Auctions and Sales, Benefits and Fundraisers, Conservation and Environment, Exhibits, Visual Arts

Auctions and Sales,Benefits and Fundraisers,Conservation and Environment,Exhibits,Visual Arts

May 25

Bird Walk at Erickson Fields

8:00 - 10:00amErickson Fields Preserve, Rockport

Maine Coast Heritage Trust invites the public to join naturalist Kirk Gentalen on a guided bird walk at Erickson Fields Preserve. Kirk will lead a group around MCHT’s Teen Ag garden and through the woods to search for migratory songbirds and discover what other feathered creatures inhabit the preserve. FMI: jalbury@mcht.org

Children and Family, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors

Children and Family,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors

Jun 11

Volunteer Orientation

5:30 - 6:30pmAldermere Farm, Rockport

Join us for a social and informational meeting for volunteers. This gathering will be a refresher for returning volunteers and an orientation for individuals new to the volunteer community at Aldermere Farm and Erickson Fields. We will share news from the farms and plans for the Aldermere Farm Visitors Center. FMI: jalbury@mcht.org

Agriculture and Farming, Conservation and Environment, Gardening, Outdoors, Other

Agriculture and Farming,Conservation and Environment,Gardening,Outdoors,Other

May 04

Calf Unveiling Day

10:00am - 3:00pmAldermere Farm, Rockport

Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) invites area farmers to participate in Calf Unveiling Day to promote local agriculture and food. Volunteers are also being sought to assist at the this open house type of event where the public can meet the new Belted Galloway calves, the Aldermere Achievers 4-H club, and local farmers. FMI: jalbury@mcht.org

Agriculture and Farming, Children and Family, Exhibits

Agriculture and Farming,Children and Family,Exhibits

Apr 26

Multi-Day Event ending Saturday, June 1, 2019

Help Mid-Coast Farms, take a 5 minute survey

Mid-Coast Farmers Alliance c/o Aldermere Farm, Rockport

The Mid Coast Farmers Alliance with the support of Maine Farmland Trust invites regional food buyers to complete a survey assessing their needs for local produce. This survey will help connect local food buyers to the products they need and inform marketing decisions for local growers. Take the survey online: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/7P69FDX

Agriculture and Farming

Agriculture and Farming

Apr 26

Camden Chess Club

4:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Friday, April 5, 4:00 pm.

Camden Chess Club at the Camden Public Library. Game play for all levels. Every Friday.

Clubs

Clubs

Apr 26

Grown Up Story Hour

11:00 amCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Friday, April 5, 11:00 am.

Grown Up Story Hour at the Camden Public Library. We never outgrow listening to stories read aloud! Join us in comfy chairs for a different story each week, read by a rotating group of librarians and community members. Every Friday morning.

Authors and Books

Authors and Books

Apr 26

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, April 28, 2019

Coastal Chaos 2019 Tournament

Friday at 6 pm; Saturday and Sunday, 9 am to 9 pmMid-Coast Recreation Center, Inc., Rockport

Coastal Chaos is the Rock Coast Rollers' 5th annual WFTDA-recognized roller derby tournament, hosted in beautiful Rockport, Maine. Join us for a day or the entire weekend of non-stop, full throttle, on the edge of your seat LIVE roller derby!

Benefits and Fundraisers, Charity and Outreach, Health/Fitness/Wellness, Other

Benefits and Fundraisers,Charity and Outreach,Health/Fitness/Wellness,Other

Jun 24

Multi-Day Event ending Friday, July 12, 2019

Lab Science course ( STEM) offered Tuition Free

8:15am - NoonUniversity of Maine - Hutchinson Center, Belfast

An innovative three-week STEM research course for high school students will be offered by the University of Maine June 24 – July 12 at the UMaine Hutchinson Center in Belfast

Classes and Workshops, Conservation and Environment, Science

Classes and Workshops,Conservation and Environment,Science

Sep 08

Maine Wienerfest

11:00am-3:00pmSteamboat Landing Park, Belfsat

Maine Wienerfest is a celebration of dachshunds and the people who love them!


Benefits and Fundraisers, Children and Family, Charity and Outreach, Other

Benefits and Fundraisers,Children and Family,Charity and Outreach,Other

Jun 22

Paces for PAWS 5k and 1 mile fun walk

8:00amBalfast Rail Trail, Belfast

Paces for PAWS is a dog friendly event so please bring your best canine companions to participate in the festivities (don't forget leashes, please)!

Benefits and Fundraisers, Children and Family, Charity and Outreach, Health/Fitness/Wellness

Benefits and Fundraisers,Children and Family,Charity and Outreach,Health/Fitness/Wellness

Jun 08

Outdoor Cooking: Lightweight & Tasty Backpacking Food

9:00am -5:00pmCamden Hills State Park, Camden

The key to any backcountry adventure lies a thoughtful and tasty meal plan. In this day long workshop you will have the opportunity to learn food planning techniques as well as some basic nutritional information that will help you create backcountry culinary delights.

Classes and Workshops, Food and Drink, Outdoors

Classes and Workshops,Food and Drink,Outdoors

Jun 01

Map & Compass: Staying Found

9:00am - 5:00pmWaldo County Technical Center, Belfast

Do you spend time in the woods? Do you enjoying hiking, backpacking, hunting, fishing, paddling, motor boating, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing…? Are you a Maine Guide ? Are you a part of a Search & Rescue team? Whether you are a professional rescuer or you enjoy spending time in the backcountry with friends and family this course is…

Classes and Workshops, Outdoors

Classes and Workshops,Outdoors

May 24

Multi-Day Event ending Monday, May 27, 2019

Emergency Medicine in the Backcountry

Bigelow Preserve, Stratton

Spend 3 nights and 4 days backpacking in the Bigelow Preserve while practicing your Wilderness Medical Skills! This course is designed for those with a current Wilderness First Aid or Responder certification. Scenarios in the backcountry will give you the opportunity to practice in a realistic environment.

Classes and Workshops, Outdoors

Classes and Workshops,Outdoors

Apr 26

Multi-Day Event ending Friday, May 24, 2019

‘Best Art Show Ever’ opens March 16th

University of Maine - Hutchinson Center, Belfast

The 2019 “Best Art Show Ever,” featuring selected works by students from Troy Howard Middle School and Captain Albert Stevens School in Belfast, will be hosted at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center.

Children and Family, Cultural, Exhibits, Visual Arts

Children and Family,Cultural,Exhibits,Visual Arts

May 07

AIO Food Pantry: Volunteers Needed for Food Delivery

9:00am - 10:00am (approx)Area Interfaith Outreach (AIO), Rockland

The Good Shepherd truck will deliver to the AIO Food Pantry on the 1st Thursday of each month at approx 9:00am. We are looking for some help unloading the food and shelving the items.

Charity and Outreach

Charity and Outreach

Jun 07

AIO Food Pantry: Volunteers Needed for Food Delivery

9:00am - 10:00am (approx)Area Interfaith Outreach (AIO), Rockland

The Good Shepherd truck will deliver to the AIO Food Pantry on the 1st Thursday of each month at approx 9:00am. We are looking for some help unloading the food and shelving the items.

Charity and Outreach

Charity and Outreach

Jul 07

AIO Food Pantry: Volunteers Needed for Food Delivery

9:00am - 10:00am (approx)Area Interfaith Outreach (AIO), Rockland

The Good Shepherd truck will deliver to the AIO Food Pantry on the 1st Thursday of each month at approx 9:00am. We are looking for some help unloading the food and shelving the items.

Charity and Outreach

Charity and Outreach

Aug 07

AIO Food Pantry: Volunteers Needed for Food Delivery

9:00am - 10:00am (approx)Area Interfaith Outreach (AIO), Rockland

The Good Shepherd truck will deliver to the AIO Food Pantry on the 1st Thursday of each month at approx 9:00am. We are looking for some help unloading the food and shelving the items.

Charity and Outreach

Charity and Outreach

Sep 07

AIO Food Pantry: Volunteers Needed for Food Delivery

9:00am - 10:00am (approx)Area Interfaith Outreach (AIO), Rockland

The Good Shepherd truck will deliver to the AIO Food Pantry on the 1st Thursday of each month at approx 9:00am. We are looking for some help unloading the food and shelving the items.

Charity and Outreach

Charity and Outreach

Oct 07

AIO Food Pantry: Volunteers Needed for Food Delivery

9:00am - 10:00am (approx)Area Interfaith Outreach (AIO), Rockland

The Good Shepherd truck will deliver to the AIO Food Pantry on the 1st Thursday of each month at approx 9:00am. We are looking for some help unloading the food and shelving the items.

Charity and Outreach

Charity and Outreach

Nov 07

AIO Food Pantry: Volunteers Needed for Food Delivery

9:00am - 10:00am (approx)Area Interfaith Outreach (AIO), Rockland

The Good Shepherd truck will deliver to the AIO Food Pantry on the 1st Thursday of each month at approx 9:00am. We are looking for some help unloading the food and shelving the items.

Charity and Outreach

Charity and Outreach

Jun 11

MCHRA June Session: Microaggression

11:30am 1:00pmKnox Center (basement conference room), Rockland

More details to come!

Other

Other

Feb 15

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Fairs and Festivals

Fairs and Festivals

Feb 05

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Fairs and Festivals

Fairs and Festivals

Feb 19

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Food and Drink

Food and Drink

Feb 10

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Conservation and Environment

Conservation and Environment

Feb 06

Test 5

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Dance

Dance

Feb 24

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Discussions and Forums

Discussions and Forums

Feb 02

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Fairs and Festivals

Fairs and Festivals

Feb 15

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Charity and Outreach

Charity and Outreach

Aug 10

Owls Head Garden Club Annual Famous Pie Sale

8:45 AM until goneOwls Head Garden Club Famous Pie Sale, Owls Head

 

Save the Date for Saturday, August 10, 8:45 AM
Annual Famous Pie Sale at the Owls Head Community Center at 224 Ash Point Drive.

Auctions and Sales, Benefits and Fundraisers, Clubs, Food and Drink, Gardening

Auctions and Sales,Benefits and Fundraisers,Clubs,Food and Drink,Gardening

Jun 01

Owls Head Garden Club Annual Plant and Bake Sale

8:45 AMOwls Head Community Building, Owls Head

 

Save the Date - Saturday June 1, 2019 8:45 AM
More to come.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Clubs, Food and Drink, Gardening

Benefits and Fundraisers,Clubs,Food and Drink,Gardening

Jun 14

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, June 16, 2019

Jazz in June - Camden, Maine

variousvarious venues throughout Camden, Camden

June 14-16, 2019: Three days of great music, food and shopping in lovely Camden, Maine.

Musical venues to include the Camden Opera House and Blue Cafe, the Camden Snow Bowl, restaurants and inns, jazz in the streets, on the Public Landing, and jazz on schooners!

Music

Music

May 17

New Irish Folk from JARLATH HENDERSON

7:30pmStrand Theatre, Rockland

Henderson is a wildly inventive multi-instrumentalist and masterful balladeer from Northern Ireland, best known as a remarkable player of uilleann pipes and whistles. The 3-time ‘All-Ireland Champion’ piper revives traditional songs, like murder ballads and love songs, with sublime original arrangements. $17/Adv, $20 DOS. Info: RocklandStrand.com

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

May 14

PAT METHENY in concert

Strand Theatre, Rockland

Acclaimed guitarist and composer, and winner of 20 Grammys, Metheny is renowned for blurring the boundaries of jazz beginning with the release of his first album in 1975. Metheny has performed with artists as diverse as Steve Reich, Ornette Coleman, David Bowie. $45/Gen. Admission. Lobby and Balcony Bars open. Tix & Info at RocklandStrand.com

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

May 03

BEE PARKS AND THE HORNETS: Strand Family Series

6:30pmStrand Theatre, Rockland

An indie pop-rock band for all insects and ages, BEE PARKS AND THE HORNETS perform high-energy concert parties that combine rockin’ music, puppetry and audience participation to inspire young people to get up and move — both with their feet and in their communities. Runtime: 60 min. Pay-As-You-Can tickets and info at RocklandStrand.com

Children and Family, Music, Performing Arts

Children and Family,Music,Performing Arts

May 05

Camden Opera House Presents the Hal McIntyre Orchestra

2 pmCamden Opera House, Camden

Billed as “The Band America Loves,” the original McIntyre Orchestra headlined such venues as New York’s Commodore Hotel and Hollywood’s Palladium Ballroom McIntyre continued leading the group well into the 1950s. Now, this world famous orchestra is directed by long time drummer Don Pentleton, and is one of the hottest big bands in the business!

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

May 03

Blue Café Presents Storytime: Moms Tell All!

7:30 pmCamden Opera House, Camden

Storytime: Moms Tell All is a curated evening of hilarious storytelling by local moms! Join us for a fun-filled night of hilarious, true-life tales as moms spill the beans about parenting and living the good life.

Clubs, Performing Arts

Clubs,Performing Arts

Jun 02

Trekkers Thomaston Trek 5K Walk & 5/10K Run

7:30am - registration start timeThomaston Public Library, Thomaston

Trekkers 6th Annual Thomaston Trek 5K Walk and 5K/10K Run, Sunday, June 2nd, Thomaston. Location: Thomaston Public Library, Thomaston, ME. $25 in advance; $35 day of event. T-shirt, breakfast, prizes. Prizes awarded to top fundraisers. Proceeds benefit Trekkers' outdoor-based youth mentoring programs. www.trekkers.org FMI: 594-5095

Health/Fitness/Wellness

Health/Fitness/Wellness

Jul 24

Multi-Day Event ending Friday, July 26, 2019

THE MAGIC FLUTE by W.A. Mozart

7:30 p.m.Merrill Auditorium, Portland

To celebrate its 25th anniversary– and the magic of opera– Opera Maine presents its first-ever production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute.

Children and Family, Concerts, Cultural, Fairs and Festivals, Music, Performing Arts

Children and Family,Concerts,Cultural,Fairs and Festivals,Music,Performing Arts

Jun 23

PHOTO CRUISE WITH MIKE LEONARD

5:30 -8:00Schooner Heron, Rockport

Whether you use digital, point and shoot or phone camera, Professional photographer, Mike Leonard, Portland Photo Club, will be on board to give you pointers on how to improve your photo taking skills. With Rockport Harbor’s beautiful scenery, classic wooden yachts, lighthouse and sunset, you're sure to get that perfect shot. June 23 and Sept 20

Boating, Classes and Workshops, Food and Drink, Lectures and Talks, Networking, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts

Boating,Classes and Workshops,Food and Drink,Lectures and Talks,Networking,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts

Sep 20

PHOTO CRUISE WITH MIKE LEONARD

5:30 -8:00Schooner Heron, Rockport

Whether you use digital, point and shoot or phone camera, Professional photographer, Mike Leonard, Portland Photo Club, will be on board to give you pointers on how to improve your photo taking skills. With Rockport Harbor’s beautiful scenery, classic wooden yachts, lighthouse and sunset, you're sure to get that perfect shot. June 23 and Sept 20

Boating, Classes and Workshops, Food and Drink, Lectures and Talks, Networking, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts

Boating,Classes and Workshops,Food and Drink,Lectures and Talks,Networking,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts

Jun 23

Spring Recital

1:00-2:30; 4:00-5:30Strand Theatre, Rockland

Midcoast Music Academy‘s annual spring recital at the Strand Theatre in downtown Rockland is always a highly anticipated event, frequently filling to capacity. This high energy show features students of all ages performing alongside their instructors in solo and ensemble settings.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Children and Family, Concerts, Cultural, Music, Performing Arts

Benefits and Fundraisers,Children and Family,Concerts,Cultural,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 30

Camden Windjammer Weekend kicks off Friday. Join us at 7:00 for a Sunset & Fireworks Sail from Rockport to Camden via Mark Island. Enjoy a rousing sail on the bay, complimentary hors d'oeuvres and stunning sunset over the Camden Hills. Then watch a spectacular display of fireworks close up in the outer harbor.

Boating, Fairs and Festivals, Food and Drink, Historical, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday, Tours

Boating,Fairs and Festivals,Food and Drink,Historical,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday,Tours

Aug 30

Camden Windjammer Festival Parade of Sail on HERON

12:00 - 3:00pmSchooner Heron, Rockport

Labor Day Weekend means lots of activities on the waterfront in Camden. Parade of sail, fireworks and maritime music and events. It's the 14th annual Windjammer Weekend. This is the largest single gathering of the Maine Windjammer Fleet.

Board Schooner HERON in Rockport , enjoy a lobster lunch underway as we sail among the Schooner…

Boating, Cultural, Fairs and Festivals, Historical, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday, Tours

Boating,Cultural,Fairs and Festivals,Historical,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday,Tours

Jul 12

Maine Windjammer Parade of Sail on HERON

12:30 - 4:30 pmSchooner Heron, Rockport

Join us for an afternoon parade of sail with the entire Maine Windjammer fleet. We will sail past the historic Rockland Breakwater lighthouse and the Owl's Head lighthouse in company with the other Maine schooners. An excellent photo opportunity to capture these amazing sailing vessels under full sail with the dramatic view of the lighthouse.

Boating, Cultural, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Cultural,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Jul 05

Great Schooner Race Lunch Sail  July 5, 2019

11:30am-3:30pmSchooner Heron, Rockport

Be a part of this unique chance to see a dozen Maine schooners racing on beautiful Penobscot Bay under full sail from Islesboro to Rockland Breakwater. A photo opportunity you don't want to miss.  11:30 to 3:30   Includes Lobster roll lunch. Soda, beer and wine available for purchase.   $75/person

Boating, Cultural, Historical, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday, Tours

Boating,Cultural,Historical,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday,Tours

Jul 04

July 4th Fireworks Sail aboard Schooner Heron

7:00-11:00 pmRockport Harbor, Rockport

Celebrate Independence Day July 4th with an exciting sunset sail aboard Schooner Yacht HERON. Sail among the islands, enjoy the scenery and see marine life in it's natural habitat, and watch the sun set over the Camden Hills. Enjoy the spectacular Camden fireworks display Heron's deck. Complimentary hors 'oeuvres. Soda, wine and beer for purchase.

Boating, Cultural, Food and Drink, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday, Tours

Boating,Cultural,Food and Drink,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday,Tours

Dec 08

Holidays at the Museum

Owls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head


Take a break from frantic shopping to celebrate with Santa at OHTM! Spend the day filling up on holiday cheer with crafts, cookies and carols for the whole family!

Children and Family, Concerts, Crafts, Dance, Food and Drink, Seasonal and Holiday

Children and Family,Concerts,Crafts,Dance,Food and Drink,Seasonal and Holiday

Sep 14

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, September 15, 2019

Foreign Auto Festival

10:00-3:00pmOwls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head

From Bugatti to Maserati and beyond, this 2-day show is your transcontinental ticket to jet set through the world of impeccable imports.

Children and Family, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Exhibits, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours

Children and Family,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Exhibits,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 31

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, September 1, 2019

Vintage Motorcycle Festival

10:00-3:00pmOwls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head

Leave those sensible sedans behind and liberate the outlaw in you! Be part of the Midcoast’s largest tribute to 2-wheeled beauties from around the world.

Children and Family, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Exhibits, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours

Children and Family,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Exhibits,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 10

Multi-Day Event ending Saturday, August 17, 2019

New England Auto Auction™

VariesOwls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head

The nation’s largest and longest-running event in its class that operates solely to preserve the legacy of transportation’s earliest pioneers!

Auctions and Sales, Benefits and Fundraisers, Cultural, Dance, Discussions and Forums, Exhibits, Food and Drink, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Auctions and Sales,Benefits and Fundraisers,Cultural,Dance,Discussions and Forums,Exhibits,Food and Drink,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 03

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, August 4, 2019

Wings & Wheels Spectacular

10:00-3:00pmOwls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head

Join thousands of flight fanatics for a 2-day event that brings history to the horizon with aerodynamic action and astonishing aircraft.

Children and Family, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Exhibits, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours

Children and Family,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Exhibits,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours

Jul 20

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, July 21, 2019

Truck & Tractor Show

10:00-3:00pmOwls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head

From the groundbreakers of America’s farm industry to the big rigs that created the long haul, this event is about massive machines on a mission!

Children and Family, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Exhibits, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours

Children and Family,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Exhibits,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours

Jul 06

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, July 7, 2019

All-American Cruise-in

10:00-3:00pmOwls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head

Salute the style and precision of America’s automotive industry during two days of patriotic powerhouses, haulin’ hot rods and everything in between!

Children and Family, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Exhibits, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours

Children and Family,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Exhibits,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours

Jun 01

Spring Auto Tour

9:00amOwls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head

Calling auto enthusiasts of all ages! Dust off that classic, antique or special interest car and start the season with an epic excursion through Midcoast Maine.

Outdoors, Tours

Outdoors,Tours

May 18

Reels & Wheels

6 pmOwls Head Transportation Museum, Owls Head

Unwind your mind this spring as the Museum debuts five fabulous movie nights that celebrate the twists and turns of transportation triumphs on the big screen!​

Children and Family, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Films, Historical

Children and Family,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Films,Historical

Jul 07

Special Sunday Lighthouse Cruises

Camden Harbor Cruises, Camden

Join us Sunday Mornings 9:30am-12:30pm while we cruise past 5 lighthouses in Penobscot Bay. Also only offered on Sundays is our Grindle Point Lighthouse Excursion from 3-6pm where we explore the lighthouse and Sailors Museum on Islesboro by foot! camdenharborcruises.com for more info on these trips and others (Eco & Lobstering trips!) 2…

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Outdoors,Tours

Jul 14

Special Sunday Lighthouse Cruises

Camden Harbor Cruises, Camden

Join us Sunday Mornings 9:30am-12:30pm while we cruise past 5 lighthouses in Penobscot Bay. Also only offered on Sundays is our Grindle Point Lighthouse Excursion from 3-6pm where we explore the lighthouse and Sailors Museum on Islesboro by foot! camdenharborcruises.com for more info on these trips and others (Eco & Lobstering trips!) 2…

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Outdoors,Tours

Jul 21

Special Sunday Lighthouse Cruises

Camden Harbor Cruises, Camden

Join us Sunday Mornings 9:30am-12:30pm while we cruise past 5 lighthouses in Penobscot Bay. Also only offered on Sundays is our Grindle Point Lighthouse Excursion from 3-6pm where we explore the lighthouse and Sailors Museum on Islesboro by foot! camdenharborcruises.com for more info on these trips and others (Eco & Lobstering trips!) 2…

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Outdoors,Tours

Jul 28

Special Sunday Lighthouse Cruises

Camden Harbor Cruises, Camden

Join us Sunday Mornings 9:30am-12:30pm while we cruise past 5 lighthouses in Penobscot Bay. Also only offered on Sundays is our Grindle Point Lighthouse Excursion from 3-6pm where we explore the lighthouse and Sailors Museum on Islesboro by foot! camdenharborcruises.com for more info on these trips and others (Eco & Lobstering trips!) 2…

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 04

Special Sunday Lighthouse Cruises

Camden Harbor Cruises, Camden

Join us Sunday Mornings 9:30am-12:30pm while we cruise past 5 lighthouses in Penobscot Bay. Also only offered on Sundays is our Grindle Point Lighthouse Excursion from 3-6pm where we explore the lighthouse and Sailors Museum on Islesboro by foot! camdenharborcruises.com for more info on these trips and others (Eco & Lobstering trips!) 2…

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 11

Special Sunday Lighthouse Cruises

Camden Harbor Cruises, Camden

Join us Sunday Mornings 9:30am-12:30pm while we cruise past 5 lighthouses in Penobscot Bay. Also only offered on Sundays is our Grindle Point Lighthouse Excursion from 3-6pm where we explore the lighthouse and Sailors Museum on Islesboro by foot! camdenharborcruises.com for more info on these trips and others (Eco & Lobstering trips!) 2…

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 18

Special Sunday Lighthouse Cruises

Camden Harbor Cruises, Camden

Join us Sunday Mornings 9:30am-12:30pm while we cruise past 5 lighthouses in Penobscot Bay. Also only offered on Sundays is our Grindle Point Lighthouse Excursion from 3-6pm where we explore the lighthouse and Sailors Museum on Islesboro by foot! camdenharborcruises.com for more info on these trips and others (Eco & Lobstering trips!) 2…

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 25

Special Sunday Lighthouse Cruises

Camden Harbor Cruises, Camden

Join us Sunday Mornings 9:30am-12:30pm while we cruise past 5 lighthouses in Penobscot Bay. Also only offered on Sundays is our Grindle Point Lighthouse Excursion from 3-6pm where we explore the lighthouse and Sailors Museum on Islesboro by foot! camdenharborcruises.com for more info on these trips and others (Eco & Lobstering trips!) 2…

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Outdoors,Tours

Jun 16

Young Stars of Maine Prize Winners Concert

4:00pmRockport Opera House, Rockport

Bay Chamber Concerts and Music School presents the Young Stars of Maine Prize Winners Concert, Sunday, Jun 16, 2019, 4:00pm at the Rockport Opera House in Rockport.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

May 19

Play-a-thon

1:00 PMUnion Hall, Rockport

Bay Chamber Music School’s Fourth Annual Play-a-thon! Sunday, May 19, 2019, 1:00pm at Union Hall in Rockport.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

May 10

Spring Faculty Recital

7:00pmUnion Hall, Rockport

Bay Chamber Concerts and Music School presents our annual Spring Faculty Recital, Sunday, May 10, 2019, 7:00pm at Union Hall in Rockport.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 25

Half Marathon at Blueberry Cove

Blueberry Cove 4-H Camps & Learning Center/University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Tenants Harbor

 

Join our half marathon (13.1 miles) race at Blueberry Cove! Registration fee includes brunch after the race. Awards for top finishers overall and in various age groups.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Health/Fitness/Wellness, Outdoors

Benefits and Fundraisers,Health/Fitness/Wellness,Outdoors

Oct 05

Tanglewood Harvest Festival and Trail Race

Tanglewood 4-H Camp & Learning Center/University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Lincolnville

 

Come enjoy our Harvest Festival and Trail Race.

Children and Family, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday

Children and Family,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday

Oct 05

Tanglewood Harvest Festival and Trail Race

Tanglewood 4-H Camp & Learning Center/University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Lincolnville

 

Come enjoy our Harvest Festival and Trail Race.

Children and Family, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday

Children and Family,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday

Jun 15

Youth & Family Field Day at Blueberry Cove

Blueberry Cove 4-H Camps & Learning Center/University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Tenants Harbor

 

Come meet incoming summer staff and experience our summer camp programming.

Children and Family, Outdoors

Children and Family,Outdoors

Jun 15

Youth & Family Field Day at Tanglewood

Tanglewood 4-H Camp & Learning Center/University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Lincolnville

 

Come experience samples of our summer camp activities and explore camp.

Children and Family, Outdoors

Children and Family,Outdoors

Dec 08

Christmas in the Country

6:00 pmUnion Common, Union

Join us for an old fashion, community Christmas celebration

Children and Family, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday

Children and Family,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday

Nov 28

Thanksgiving at Point Lookout

11am-3pmPoint Lookout, Northport

Celebrate Thanksgiving at The Summit. Seating times 11am-3pm, reservations required call 207-789-2000 visitpointlookout.com

Children and Family, Food and Drink, Seasonal and Holiday, Other

Children and Family,Food and Drink,Seasonal and Holiday,Other

May 12

Mother's Day Brunch

10:30am-3:00pmPoint Lookout, Northport

Celebrate Mother's Day with Brunch up at The Summit. Seating times from 10:30am-3:00pm. Call for reservations 207-789-2000 visitpointlookout.com

Children and Family, Food and Drink, Seasonal and Holiday, Other

Children and Family,Food and Drink,Seasonal and Holiday,Other

Jun 16

Father's Day Celebration

11:00AM - 5:00PMSavage Oakes Vineyard & Winery, Union

Father's Day wine, cheese and cookout.

Agriculture and Farming, Children and Family, Food and Drink, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday

Agriculture and Farming,Children and Family,Food and Drink,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday

May 12

Mother's Day Celebration

11:00AM - 5:00PMSavage Oakes Vineyard & Winery, Union

 

Treat Mom to a day of wine and treats.

Agriculture and Farming, Food and Drink, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday

Agriculture and Farming,Food and Drink,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday

Jul 18

72nd Annual Garden & Home Tour

9:30am-4:00pmVarious locations in and around Camden., Camden

Once again the front doors and garden gates of some of the area's most impressive properties will be open to ticket holders for Camden Garden Club's 72 Annual Garden & Home Tour. Don't miss this highlight of Camden's summer season.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Clubs, Gardening, Outdoors, Tours

Benefits and Fundraisers,Clubs,Gardening,Outdoors,Tours

Nov 08

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, November 10, 2019

2019 Fall Fine Art & Antiques Auction Weekend

Auction begins at 11:00 a.m. each dayThomaston Place Auction Galleries, Thomaston

Join us at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on the second weekend of November, 2019 for our fabulous Fall auction of 1,000+ lots of fine art, antiques and decorative items. Auction items can be viewed at www.thomastonauction.com.

Auctions and Sales

Auctions and Sales

Aug 23

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, August 25, 2019

2019 Summer Fine Art & Antiques Auction Weekend

Auction begins at 11:00 a.m. each dayThomaston Place Auction Galleries, Thomaston

Join us at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on the fourth weekend of August, 2019 for our most eagerly anticipated auction of the year, presenting over 1,000 lots of fine art, antiques and decorative items. Auction items can be viewed at www.thomastonauction.com.

Auctions and Sales

Auctions and Sales

May 31

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, June 2, 2019

2019 Spring Antiques & Fine Art Auction Weekend

Auction begins at 11:00 a.m. each dayThomaston Place Auction Galleries, Thomaston

Join us at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on the first weekend of June, 2019 for our Spring 2019 auction of 1,000+ scintillating lots of fine art, antiques and decorative items. Auction items can be viewed at www.thomastonauction.com

Auctions and Sales

Auctions and Sales

Aug 30

Multi-Day Event ending Saturday, August 31, 2019

Camden Windjammer Festival

8:00am - 9:00pmCamden Public Landing, Camden

Plot a course for Camden Labor Day weekend, Aug. 30-31, 2019, when the harbor will fill with as many as two dozen glorious windjammers. Friday brings the launch of the 26th annual Camden Windjammer Festival, which features the largest gathering of windjammers in the northeast. Vendors, competitions, maritime crafts and more.

Boating, Children and Family, Concerts, Crafts, Dance, Fairs and Festivals, Food and Drink, Historical, Music, Outdoors

Boating,Children and Family,Concerts,Crafts,Dance,Fairs and Festivals,Food and Drink,Historical,Music,Outdoors

Aug 22

Camden's Heritage Trees - Walking Tour

10amFirst Congregational Church , Camden

Garden club member and licensed arborist Nancy Caudle-Johnson will describe the heritages tree walking tour she created as a tribute to trees in her own village and to encourage other Camden residents and visitors to appreciate.

Agriculture and Farming, Clubs, Conservation and Environment, Gardening, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours

Agriculture and Farming,Clubs,Conservation and Environment,Gardening,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours

May 03

Rockland First Friday Art Walk.

5PM - 8PM • Rockland Main Street

 

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

Exhibits, Visual Arts

Exhibits,Visual Arts

Jul 04

Thomaston Fourth of July Festivities

7AM - 10PM • Thomaston Village.

 

Large, traditional "small town" July 4th big parade (11 am), pancake breakfast, pet show, craft tent, road races, chicken BBQ, children's activities, horseshoe tournament, entertainment, music and fireworks!

Children and Family, Fairs and Festivals, Food and Drink

Children and Family,Fairs and Festivals,Food and Drink

Jul 31

Maine Lobster Festival

9 AM - 10PM • Harbor Park, Main Street, Rockland

 

Five days of fun and feasting on the fabulous coast of Maine. The Maine Lobster Festival takes place the first weekend In August. The 72nd annual Maine Lobster Festival will take place July 31 - August 4, 2019. Enjoy lots of lobster, fine art, crafts, children's events, a cooking contest, live entertainment, carnival rides, and more!

Children and Family, Crafts, Fairs and Festivals, Food and Drink

Children and Family,Crafts,Fairs and Festivals,Food and Drink

Jul 13

North Atlantic Blues Festival

11am - 6pm • Rockland Harbor Park, 275 Main Street, Rockland.

 

The 26th Annual North Atlantic Blues Festival attracts world-famous blues musicians for a two-day outdoor event, July 13 &14, 2019. Held at the Public Landing overlooking picturesque Rockland Harbor enjoy world class music. Main Street is closed from traffic for the popular club crawl Saturday evening.

Concerts

Concerts

Aug 08

Hamlet

7-9:30pmSt. Thomas's Episcopal Church, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents the electrifying drama of ghosts, murder, and madness in a fully-professional production. Nothing is what it seems in Shakespeare's most famous play. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Aug 09

Hamlet

7-9:30pmSt. Thomas's Episcopal Church, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents the electrifying drama of ghosts, murder, and madness in a fully-professional production. Nothing is what it seems in Shakespeare's most famous play. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Aug 04

Hamlet

7-9:30pmSt. Thomas's Episcopal Church, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents the electrifying drama of ghosts, murder, and madness in a fully-professional production. Nothing is what it seems in Shakespeare's most famous play. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Jul 27

Hamlet

7-9:30pmSt. Thomas's Episcopal Church, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents the electrifying drama of ghosts, murder, and madness in a fully-professional production. Nothing is what it seems in Shakespeare's most famous play. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Jul 28

Hamlet

7-9:30pmSt. Thomas's Episcopal Church, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents the electrifying drama of ghosts, murder, and madness in a fully-professional production. Nothing is what it seems in Shakespeare's most famous play. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Jul 31

Hamlet

7-9:30pmSt. Thomas's Episcopal Church, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents the electrifying drama of ghosts, murder, and madness in a fully-professional production. Nothing is what it seems in Shakespeare's most famous play. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Aug 10

The Taming of the Shrew

6-8pmCamden Amphitheater, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents this hilarious of the battle of the sexes in a fully-professional production, outdoors in the beautiful Camden Amphitheatre. This popular slapstick comedy will appeal to adults and kids alike. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Aug 11

The Taming of the Shrew

6-8pmCamden Amphitheater, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents this hilarious of the battle of the sexes in a fully-professional production, outdoors in the beautiful Camden Amphitheatre. This popular slapstick comedy will appeal to adults and kids alike. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Aug 07

The Taming of the Shrew

6-8pmCamden Amphitheater, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents this hilarious of the battle of the sexes in a fully-professional production, outdoors in the beautiful Camden Amphitheatre. This popular slapstick comedy will appeal to adults and kids alike. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Aug 01

The Taming of the Shrew

6-8pmCamden Amphitheater, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents this hilarious of the battle of the sexes in a fully-professional production, outdoors in the beautiful Camden Amphitheatre. This popular slapstick comedy will appeal to adults and kids alike. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Aug 02

The Taming of the Shrew

6-8pmCamden Amphitheater, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents this hilarious of the battle of the sexes in a fully-professional production, outdoors in the beautiful Camden Amphitheatre. This popular slapstick comedy will appeal to adults and kids alike. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Aug 03

The Taming of the Shrew

6-8pmCamden Amphitheater, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents this hilarious of the battle of the sexes in a fully-professional production, outdoors in the beautiful Camden Amphitheatre. This popular slapstick comedy will appeal to adults and kids alike. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Jul 24

The Taming of the Shrew

6-8pmCamden Amphitheater, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents this hilarious of the battle of the sexes in a fully-professional production, outdoors in the beautiful Camden Amphitheatre. This popular slapstick comedy will appeal to adults and kids alike. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Jul 25

The Taming of the Shrew

6-8pmCamden Amphitheater, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents this hilarious of the battle of the sexes in a fully-professional production, outdoors in the beautiful Camden Amphitheatre. This popular slapstick comedy will appeal to adults and kids alike. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Jul 26

The Taming of the Shrew

6-8pmCamden Amphitheater, Camden

 

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents this hilarious of the battle of the sexes in a fully-professional production, outdoors in the beautiful Camden Amphitheatre. This popular slapstick comedy will appeal to adults and kids alike. 207-464-0008; camdenshakespeare.org

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

May 24

Music@Dusk - Ben Rosenblum Trio

6:00 pmUnion Hall, Rockport

New York-based jazz pianist and accordionist, and recipient of awards from ASCAP, Downbeat and the American Jazz Piano Competition, Ben Rosenblum celebrated the release of his album Instead (4 stars, Downbeat) last year. He has toured nationally and internationally, performing with his trio throughout world.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Apr 26

Palaver Strings - You can dance if you want to… Part 2 Contr

7:30pmRockport Opera House, Rockport

Traditional contra dance tunes from New England, French Canada, and Sweden

Post-concert contra dance - arrive at 7:30PM or stay after the concert and learn how to allemande, New England-style. A caller will instruct the dancers while Palaver plays, so no experience or partner is required.

Concerts, Dance, Performing Arts

Concerts,Dance,Performing Arts

Apr 26

Palaver Strings - You can dance if you want to… Part 1

6:00 pmRockport Opera House, Rockport

Classical musicians encounter dance forms every day. Few groups stop to think about these gavottes and allemandes as more than markings on the page, but they are important links to a time when dance and music were equal partners. Join Palaver Strings for an adventurous exploration of the relationships between music and dance.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

May 30

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, June 2, 2019

Senior College Festival of Art

8:00am - 4:30pmThe University of Maine Hutchinson Center, Belfast

The 2019 Senior College Festival of Art will be held May 30 thru June 2 at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center in Belfast. The Festival features the work of about 150 Maine artists, 50 years of age and older, in various media, and the exhibit is open to the public, free of charge.

Crafts, Cultural, Fairs and Festivals, Visual Arts

Crafts,Cultural,Fairs and Festivals,Visual Arts

Jun 01

Photo Tour: Discover Monhegan Island

10:00-6:00Meet at Monhegan Boat Line., Port Clyde

Join us on this photo adventure and discover a small beautiful island accessible only by boat. Explore its stunning landscape; rocky beaches, forest & meadow trails, and ocean cliffs the highest on the Maine coast. Learn to gain a better understanding of your camera controls and how to compose your images with a creative eye.

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

May 25

Photo Walk: Rockport Harbor & Village

10:00-1:00Rockort Village & Harbor, Rockport

 

Explore this quaint village 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. Families welcome.

Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Historical, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Historical,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Aug 05

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

10:00 - 6:00Meet at the Maine State Ferry Terminal, Rockland

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, any digital camera welcome. 207-594-1224

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Jun 24

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

10:00 - 6:00Meet at the Maine State Ferry Terminal, Rockland

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, any digital camera welcome. 207-594-1224

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Jun 24

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

10:00 - 6:00Meet at the Maine State Ferry Terminal, Rockland

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, any digital camera welcome. 207-594-1224

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Jul 15

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

10:00 - 6:00Meet at the Maine State Ferry Terminal, Rockland

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, any digital camera welcome. 207-594-1224

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Jul 22

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

10:00 - 6:00Meet at the Maine State Ferry Terminal, Rockland

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, any digital camera welcome. 207-594-1224

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Jul 22

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

10:00 - 6:00Meet at the Maine State Ferry Terminal, Rockland

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, any digital camera welcome. 207-594-1224

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Aug 12

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

10:00 - 6:00Meet at the Maine State Ferry Terminal, Rockland

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, any digital camera welcome. 207-594-1224

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Sep 10

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

10:00 - 6:00Meet at the Maine State Ferry Terminal, Rockland

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, any digital camera welcome. 207-594-1224

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Oct 05

Fall Foliage Photo Walk: Rockport Harbor & Village

10-1Rockport Village, Rockport

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 and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Historical, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Historical,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Jul 05

Photo Adventure: Chase the Great Schooner Race

9:00-3:00Penobscot Bay, Rockport

 

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.

Boating, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Aug 30

Multi-Day Event ending Saturday, August 31, 2019

Camden Windjammer Festival

9:00am - 8:00pmCamden Waterfront, Camden04843

Join the Maine Windjammer Association fleet as they parade into Camden Harbor for this exciting two day event.

Boating

Boating

Jul 12

Maine Windjammer Parade of Sail

Approximately 2:---4:00pmRockland Breakwater, Rockland

The entire windjammer fleet participates in an afternoon Parade of Sail past the mile-long Rockland Breakwater, providing spectators with stunning, close-up views of Maine’s fleet of tall ships and ongoing commentary.

Boating

Boating

Jul 05

43rd Annual Great Schooner Race

Boats finish approx 2:00-4:00pmRockland Harbor, Rockland

Watch historic vessels compete in the largest race of working historic windjammers in the country. Best viewing is from the Rockland Breakwater.

Boating

Boating

Apr 27

Bowl For Kids' Sake - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine

10:00a-2:00pOakland Park Bowling Lanes, Rockport

 

Our largest fundraiser across the Midcoast. COME BOWL WITH US! All proceeds go directly towards supporting no-cost mentoring services to local youth facing adversity in the Midcoast area. We are a preventative program designed to defend the potential of our youth by providing caring role-models in their lives and they meet weekly.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Children and Family, Charity and Outreach, Clubs, Other

Benefits and Fundraisers,Children and Family,Charity and Outreach,Clubs,Other

Apr 22

Multi-Day Event ending Friday, April 26, 2019

Grant Writing Certificate Program

8:00am - 4:30pmUniversity of Maine - Hutchinson Center, Belfast

This intensive program presents the step-by-step procedures of developing your proposal, identifying and evaluating the most appropriate funding sources, researching the problem, and supplying the documentation and statistics necessary for supporting a successful grant proposal. Bring a current work in progress or be assigned a proposal to work on.

Business, Classes and Workshops, Lectures and Talks

Business,Classes and Workshops,Lectures and Talks

May 24

Golf Fore Kids' Sake - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine

8:00aSamoset Resort Golf Club, Rockport

 

Annual scramble golf tournament at the Samoset Resort Golf Club. All benefits go directly towards supporting no-cost youth mentoring services to local youth facing adversity in the Midcoast area. We are a preventative program designed to defend the potential of our youth by providing caring role-models in their lives to meet weekly.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Children and Family, Charity and Outreach, Other

Benefits and Fundraisers,Children and Family,Charity and Outreach,Other

Aug 19

Multi-Day Event ending Friday, August 30, 2019

Fall Catalog Release!

Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education, Rockport

The release of our class offering catalog is always a widely anticipated event in the midcoast area. Look for the fall catalog in the mail and at businesses throughout the region.

Classes and Workshops, Crafts, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Gardening, Health/Fitness/Wellness, Lectures and Talks, Tours, Visual Arts

Classes and Workshops,Crafts,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Gardening,Health/Fitness/Wellness,Lectures and Talks,Tours,Visual Arts

Aug 19

Multi-Day Event ending Friday, August 30, 2019

Fall Catalog Release!

Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education, Rockport

The release of our class offering catalog is always a widely anticipated event in the midcoast area. Look for the fall catalog in the mail and at businesses throughout the region.

Classes and Workshops, Crafts, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Gardening, Health/Fitness/Wellness, Lectures and Talks, Tours, Visual Arts

Classes and Workshops,Crafts,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Gardening,Health/Fitness/Wellness,Lectures and Talks,Tours,Visual Arts

Sep 16

Fall Semester Begins!

Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education, Rockport

A new semester of learning opportunities begins at Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education. One night and multi-week classes are offered with start dates from September through December. Check out our current class opportunities online at www.fivetowns.maineadulted.org.

Classes and Workshops, Crafts, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Gardening, Health/Fitness/Wellness, Lectures and Talks, Visual Arts

Classes and Workshops,Crafts,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Gardening,Health/Fitness/Wellness,Lectures and Talks,Visual Arts

Sep 07

Conservation Farm Tour

8:00am-4:00pmKnox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District, Rockport

Join Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District to visit Knox County farms! Learn about our local food economy & conservation practices first-hand - from the farmers themselves. Travel on a luxury coach, enjoy delicious homemade snacks & a farm-to-table lunch. FMI: 207-596-2040, info@knox-lincoln.org, www.knox-lincoln.org/c…

Agriculture and Farming, Conservation and Environment, Tours

Agriculture and Farming,Conservation and Environment,Tours

Jul 01

Multi-Day Event ending Friday, August 23, 2019

NEW! Summer Academic Session

Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education, Camden

The Five Town Adult Ed Learning Center will be open during the summer for high school equivalency, college transitions, ESL/ESOL, adult math and English tutoring, and workforce prep courses.

Classes and Workshops

Classes and Workshops

Sep 26

Conservation Education Fair

9:30am-1:00pmUnion Fairgrounds, Union

A day of discovery for Knox & Lincoln county students! Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District brings local & regional presenters together to explore conservation & environmental topics with middle schoolers. Live animals, farming, music & fun. FMI & registration: 207-596-2040, info@knox-lincoln.org, www.knox…

Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Other

Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Other

May 05

Native Plant & Fruit Tree Sale

10:00am-1:00pmUnion Fairgrounds, Union

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District offers bareroot native trees & shrubs, fruit trees & berries, organic Maine-grown perennials for pre-order & cash/carry. Great plants at great prices! Pre-order by Apr 19 for best selection. Catalog/online ordering at www.knox-lincoln.org/spring-plant-sale. FMI: 207-596-2040 or…

Benefits and Fundraisers, Conservation and Environment, Gardening

Benefits and Fundraisers,Conservation and Environment,Gardening

Oct 13

Maine Lobsterpalooza

1:00 pmRockland Elks Club,

 

The Lobsterpalooza Cookoff will be held on October 13 at 1pm at the Rockland Elks Lodge. This year's theme is Maine's Comfort Food. Professional and amateur chefs participate. Silent Auction as well. Tickets are $15 in advance or at the door. All profits benefit the AIO Food Pantry and Fuel Assistance Program.

Benefits and Fundraisers

Benefits and Fundraisers

May 04

Native Plant & Fruit Tree Sale

9:00am-1:00pmUnion Fairgrounds, Union

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District offers bareroot native trees & shrubs, fruit trees & berries, organic Maine-grown perennials for pre-order & cash/carry. Great plants at great prices! Pre-order by Apr 19 for best selection. Catalog/online ordering at www.knox-lincoln.org/spring-plant-sale. FMI: 596-2040 or inf…

Benefits and Fundraisers, Conservation and Environment, Gardening

Benefits and Fundraisers,Conservation and Environment,Gardening

Jul 01

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

10:00am - 6:00pmMeet at the Maine State Ferry Terminal, Rockland

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, any digital camera welcome.

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

May 28

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

10:00am - 6:00pmMeet at the Maine State Ferry Terminal, Rockland

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, any digital camera welcome.

Boating, Children and Family, Classes and Workshops, Cultural, Discussions and Forums, Historical, Outdoors, Tours, Visual Arts, Other

Boating,Children and Family,Classes and Workshops,Cultural,Discussions and Forums,Historical,Outdoors,Tours,Visual Arts,Other

Nov 30

Tree Auction

1:00 pm to 4:00 pmRockland Public LIbrary, Rockland

 

Silent auction of decorated Christmas trees

Benefits and Fundraisers, Seasonal and Holiday

Benefits and Fundraisers,Seasonal and Holiday

Jun 08

June plant, book and bake sale

8:30 am to 1:00 pmRockland Public Library, Rockland

 

A large selection of plants, books, and baked goods available

Auctions and Sales, Authors and Books, Gardening

Auctions and Sales,Authors and Books,Gardening

Aug 31

West Bay Rotary Chowder Challenge

Camden Public Landing, Camden

West Bay Rotary is proud to be part of the 2019 Camden Windjammer Festival by hosting their annual Chowder Challenge. You can taste some excellent chowder, vote for your favorite to help determine the BEST CHOWDER of 2018, and help raise money to give back to charities and non-profit organizations. Time and ticket prices to be announced.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Charity and Outreach, Clubs, Fairs and Festivals, Food and Drink, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday

Benefits and Fundraisers,Charity and Outreach,Clubs,Fairs and Festivals,Food and Drink,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday

May 25

West Bay Rotary Duck Derby

5:00 pmCamden Public Landing, Camden

Memorial Day weekend, 3,500 rubber ducks will take the plunge over the falls in Camden and will swim into the harbor. Each of the ducks represents a chance to win one of eight great prizes. Tickets available online at http://buyduckderbytickets.com. Net proceeds benefit charities and non-profit organizations.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Children and Family, Charity and Outreach, Clubs, Fairs and Festivals, Outdoors

Benefits and Fundraisers,Children and Family,Charity and Outreach,Clubs,Fairs and Festivals,Outdoors

Apr 27

West Bay Rotary eWaste+ RESCHEDULED

9:00 am - 1:00 pm Old Rockport Elementary Location - West Street, Rockport

Due to a last minute cancellation by the electronic waste company, this **EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED**. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Charity and Outreach, Clubs, Conservation and Environment, Outdoors

Benefits and Fundraisers,Charity and Outreach,Clubs,Conservation and Environment,Outdoors

Aug 14

Bark & Brew in the Barn

6:00 pm - 9:30 pmHarmony Hill Farm, Warren

Pope Memorial Humane Society is celebrating 30 years! Join fellow animal lovers on August 14th at Harmony Hill in Warren.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Charity and Outreach, Dance, Music, Outdoors

Benefits and Fundraisers,Charity and Outreach,Dance,Music,Outdoors

Nov 30

40th Annual Festival of Lights Craft Show

9:00 am - 3:00 pmRockland Elks Lodge 1008, Rockland

Join us at the Rockland Elks Lodge from 9 am-3 pm for the 40th Annual Festival of Lights Craft Show! A suggested $2 donation will be asked for at the door- and all entrance proceeds go towards Pope Memorial Humane Society.

Charity and Outreach, Crafts, Fairs and Festivals, Seasonal and Holiday

Charity and Outreach,Crafts,Fairs and Festivals,Seasonal and Holiday

Apr 27

Creating Your Home Apothecary & Healing Gardens

10am - 4pmAvena Botanicals Herbal Apothecary and Biodynamic Gardens, Rockport

Our time together will be filled with hands-on learning; making different herbal remedies (tinctures, glycerites, infused medicinal oils, salves, foot baths, poultices, steams, and flower essences), garden walks, collecting and drying herbs, plant meditations and more.
*Pre-registration is required.

Classes and Workshops

Classes and Workshops

May 25

Creating Your Home Apothecary & Healing Gardens

10am - 4pmAvena Botanicals Herbal Apothecary and Biodynamic Gardens, Rockport

Our time together will be filled with hands-on learning; making different herbal remedies (tinctures, glycerites, infused medicinal oils, salves, foot baths, poultices, steams, and flower essences), garden walks, collecting and drying herbs, plant meditations and more.
*Pre-registration is required.

Classes and Workshops

Classes and Workshops

Jun 22

Creating Your Home Apothecary & Healing Gardens

10am - 4pmAvena Botanicals Herbal Apothecary and Biodynamic Gardens, Rockport

Our time together will be filled with hands-on learning; making different herbal remedies (tinctures, glycerites, infused medicinal oils, salves, foot baths, poultices, steams, and flower essences), garden walks, collecting and drying herbs, plant meditations and more.
*Pre-registration is required.

Classes and Workshops

Classes and Workshops

Jul 20

Creating Your Home Apothecary & Healing Gardens

10am - 4pmAvena Botanicals Herbal Apothecary and Biodynamic Gardens, Rockport

Our time together will be filled with hands-on learning; making different herbal remedies (tinctures, glycerites, infused medicinal oils, salves, foot baths, poultices, steams, and flower essences), garden walks, collecting and drying herbs, plant meditations and more.
*Pre-registration is required.

Classes and Workshops

Classes and Workshops

Aug 10

Creating Your Home Apothecary & Healing Gardens

10am - 4pmAvena Botanicals Herbal Apothecary and Biodynamic Gardens, Rockport

Our time together will be filled with hands-on learning; making different herbal remedies (tinctures, glycerites, infused medicinal oils, salves, foot baths, poultices, steams, and flower essences), garden walks, collecting and drying herbs, plant meditations and more.
*Pre-registration is required.

Classes and Workshops

Classes and Workshops

Sep 07

Creating Your Home Apothecary & Healing Gardens

10am - 4pmAvena Botanicals Herbal Apothecary and Biodynamic Gardens, Rockport

Our time together will be filled with hands-on learning; making different herbal remedies (tinctures, glycerites, infused medicinal oils, salves, foot baths, poultices, steams, and flower essences), garden walks, collecting and drying herbs, plant meditations and more.
*Pre-registration is required.

Classes and Workshops

Classes and Workshops

Oct 19

Creating Your Home Apothecary & Healing Gardens

10am - 4pmAvena Botanicals Herbal Apothecary and Biodynamic Gardens, Rockport

Our time together will be filled with hands-on learning; making different herbal remedies (tinctures, glycerites, infused medicinal oils, salves, foot baths, poultices, steams, and flower essences), garden walks, collecting and drying herbs, plant meditations and more.
*Pre-registration is required.

Classes and Workshops

Classes and Workshops

Jul 30

Herb Walks for Children

3pm - 4pmAvena Botanicals Herbal Apothecary and Biodynamic Gardens, Rockport

This tour, specifically designed with children in mind, will share the wonders of the plants and pollinators that live in our gardens.
*Pre-registration is highly encouraged.

Children and Family

Children and Family

Jun 18