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Aug 16

Camden Summer Sounds SOLD OUT

3:00-5:00pmCamden Snow Bowl, Camden

Town of Camden & sponsor Camden National offer outdoor concert by The Right Track at Camden Snow Bowl, 20 Barnestown Rd. Limited (100) advance-only tickets: $10, $25 family, camdenoperahouse.com.

Children and Family, Concerts, Music, Outdoors

Children and Family,Concerts,Music,Outdoors

Aug 14

Online Chess Club

4:00 pm - 6:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

The chess club will be holding online matches every Friday while the library is closed. Members may also challenge other members at any time. Email Evan at Camdenchessclub@gmail.com

Clubs

Clubs

Aug 14

Explorations: Read-Aloud Group for Adults on Facebook Live

11:00 am - 12:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Hear a wide range of fascinating books read aloud by library staff on the Camden Public Library’s Facebook Page. Recordings of the readings are available to watch afterward on the library's website

Authors and Books

Authors and Books

Aug 13

An Insider’s Guide to Southern Midcoast Maine

6:00 pm - 7:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Join Cory King, the Executive Director of Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber, to hear about how the Bath-Brunswick area is seeing its way through the Covid-19 era, and learn about some special places!

Discussions and Forums, Lectures and Talks

Discussions and Forums,Lectures and Talks

Aug 13

Tech Help Hour on Zoom

1:00 pm - 2:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Do you have a question about a new device you've purchased? Do you need help transferring photos from your camera to your computer? We'll try our best to help you navigate your technology troubles.

Education

Education

Aug 12

Pandemic Purling!

3:00 pm - 4:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Meeting on Zoom. Check out the library’s new virtual knitting group. Bring your own knitting project, or try something new! Email Miss Lorain: lmurray@librarycamden.org

Clubs, Crafts

Clubs,Crafts

Aug 11

Tuesday Book Club in the Amphitheatre

1:00 pm - 3:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

The group will be discussing the book The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead this month. The group meets in the Amphitheatre, with masks and social distancing, weather permitting. Bring your own chair.

Authors and Books, Clubs

Authors and Books,Clubs

Aug 11

Leer y Charlar on Zoom

1:00 pm - 3:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Leer y Charlar on Zoom. This Spanish language reading and conversation group is now meeting online via Zoom. For more information and to request a link attend, email Lynne at leerycharlar@gmail.com

Clubs

Clubs

Aug 11

Chat with Miss Amy on Zoom

10:00 am - 11:00 amCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Chat with Miss Amy on Zoom. Every Tuesday, parents and children are invited to catch up with children’s librarian Miss Amy in a social chat on Zoom. Email alhand@librarycamden.org to attend.

Children and Family

Children and Family

Aug 11

Yoga in the Amphitheatre

9:00 am - 10:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Certified Yoga Teacher Denyse Robinson will lead small classes with social distancing and safety precautions. All levels welcome. Part of donations benefit the Camden Public Library.

Classes and Workshops, Health/Fitness/Wellness, Outdoors

Classes and Workshops,Health/Fitness/Wellness,Outdoors

Aug 10

Walsh History Center Hour on Zoom

1:00 pm - 2:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Do you have a question about the history of Camden, your ancestors that may have lived in the area, or the house you live in now? Ken Gross and the Walsh History Center team are happy to try to help!

Historical

Historical

Aug 10

Maine Mondays on Facebook Live

11:00 am - 12:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Each Monday on the Camden Public Library’s Facebook Page, Julia will read selections from books about Maine’s history. This program is part of the library’s celebration of Maine’s Bicentennial.

Historical

Historical

Aug 10

Sound Immersion/Gong Bath in the Amphitheatre

9:30 am - 11:00 amCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Musical instrument creator and Sound Therapist Jim Doble will create waves of sound to help participants sonically cleanse, rejuvenate, rest, and recuperate in a safe environment.

Health/Fitness/Wellness, Outdoors

Health/Fitness/Wellness,Outdoors

Aug 13

Join us for the first of four virtual events discussing climate change in Maine.

Conservation and Environment, Lectures and Talks

Conservation and Environment,Lectures and Talks

Aug 11

How do you promote wearing a mask in public? We find out how some Maine communities are doing just that.

Business, Discussions and Forums, Health/Fitness/Wellness

Business,Discussions and Forums,Health/Fitness/Wellness

Aug 14

Yoga in the Amphitheatre

9:00 am - 10:00 amCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Certified Yoga Teacher Denyse Robinson will lead small classes with social distancing and safety precautions. All levels welcome. Donations accepted, with a portion going to the library.

Health/Fitness/Wellness, Outdoors

Health/Fitness/Wellness,Outdoors

Start Aug 10
End Oct 31

Multi-Day Event ending Saturday, October 31, 2020

Red Cloak Tours

8:00 am to 8:00 pmCamden and Rockland,

Red Cloak Tours offers historical walking tours of Camden & Rockland. These TeleTours are private, live, guided walks done with your own personal storyteller via conference call on your phone.

Historical, Lectures and Talks, Tours

Historical,Lectures and Talks,Tours

Start Aug 12
End Aug 14

Multi-Day Event ending Friday, August 14, 2020

Sea Kayaking: Naskeag Point

9:00am - 4:00pmNaskeag Point, Brooklin

Known for it’s beautiful sand beaches, lobster buoys, beautiful islands, seal colonies, sea bird populations and camping opportunities the Naskeag region is a paddlers dream.

Boating, Health/Fitness/Wellness, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Health/Fitness/Wellness,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 10

Paddle Maine Monday: Acadia National Park

9:00am - 3:00pmAcadia National Park, Seal Cove

Explore the nooks and crannies of this magical coastline with North Star Adventures. Each Monday we will explore a different section of the Maine Coast. This is a full day event.

Boating, Health/Fitness/Wellness, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Health/Fitness/Wellness,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 15

Sea Kayaking: Belfast Maine

9:00am - 12:00pmBelfast Harbor Boat Launch, Belfast

Join us for a three hour morning tour of Belfast Harbor. This is a perfect paddle for a beginner paddler or someone who wants to spend a few hours on the water. All gear and a snack are provided.

Boating, Health/Fitness/Wellness, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Health/Fitness/Wellness,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 15

FAFALO! in the Amphitheatre

5:00 pm - 7:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

FAFALO! is a comic fantasy about what happens when a ludicrously unqualified buffoon is accidentally named king. Wacky, whimsical, and ultimately uplifting, FAFALO! will delight adults and children.

Outdoors, Performing Arts

Outdoors,Performing Arts

Aug 16

FAFALO! in the Amphitheatre

5:00 pm - 7:00 pmCamden Public Library, Camden

 

FAFALO! is a comic fantasy about what happens when a ludicrously unqualified buffoon is accidentally named king. Wacky, whimsical, and ultimately uplifting, FAFALO! will delight adults and children.

Outdoors, Performing Arts

Outdoors,Performing Arts

Aug 10

Red Cloak Tours

8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.mCamden and Rockland, Camden

Red Cloak Tours offers historical walking tours of Camden & Rockland. These TeleTours are private, live, guided walks done with your own personal storyteller via conference call on your phone.

Children and Family, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday,Tours,Other

Aug 11

Red Cloak Tours

8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.mCamden and Rockland, Camden

Red Cloak Tours offers historical walking tours of Camden & Rockland. These TeleTours are private, live, guided walks done with your own personal storyteller via conference call on your phone.

Children and Family, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday, Tours, Other

Children and Family,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday,Tours,Other

Aug 13

Knox Museum Annual Lecture

7pmYour Living Room, Thomaston

An Invitation to an Armchair Evening
August 13 at 7pm via Live Stream
This event is a fundraiser for the Knox Museum.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Cultural, Education, Historical, Lectures and Talks

Benefits and Fundraisers,Cultural,Education,Historical,Lectures and Talks

Aug 14

SoundCheck: Chris Ross SOLD OUT

7:30-8:30pmCamden Opera House, Camden

Camden Opera House presents safely distanced 45-seats/one-set-only concert by New England Music Awards-winning songwriter. Sold out but will be livestreamed on COH Facebook page, donations appreciated

Concerts, Music

Concerts,Music

Aug 12

Sunset sail with live music and dessert aboard Surprise

7:15pm-9:15pmSchooner Surprise, Camden

Join us for a sunset sail with live acoustic music and homemade dessert. Adults $55 Kids $45.

Boating, Children and Family, Food and Drink, Music, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Food and Drink,Music,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 14

Birding and Marine life tour

10am-12pmSchooner Surprise, Camden

Join us for sail with renowned ornithologist Richard Podolsky and learn about local birds and marine life we see along the coast of Maine. Adults $55 Kids $45.

Boating, Children and Family, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 12

Birding and Marine life tour

10am-12pmSchooner Surprise, Camden

Join us for a sail with renowned ornithologist Richard Podolsky and learn about local birds and marine life we see along the coast of Maine. Adults $55 Kids $45.

Boating, Children and Family, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 10

Birding and Marine life tour

10am-12pmSchooner Surprise, Camden

Join us for a sail with renowned ornithologist Richard Podolsky and learn about local birds and marine life we see along the coast of Maine. Adults $55 kids $45.

Boating, Children and Family, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Tours