Upcoming Events in Midcoast Maine

Apr 03

12@12 Lunches

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

Your Chamber leadership wants to hear from you! Join the Chamber's 2018 Board Chair, Sarah McLean, and Executive Director Tom Peaco at one of our "12@12" lunches.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Feb 06

12@12 Lunches

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

Your Chamber leadership wants to hear from you! Join the Chamber's 2018 Board Chair, Sarah McLean, and Executive Director Tom Peaco at one of our "12@12" lunches.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Mar 06

12@12 Lunches

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

Your Chamber leadership wants to hear from you! Join the Chamber's 2018 Board Chair, Sarah McLean, and Executive Director Tom Peaco at one of our "12@12" lunches.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

May 01

12@12 Lunches

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

Your Chamber leadership wants to hear from you! Join the Chamber's 2018 Board Chair, Sarah McLean, and Executive Director Tom Peaco at one of our "12@12" lunches.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Aug 08

Lace up your sneakers and meet us on the hospital's Community Wellness Trail for an evening of networking and socializing with fellow Chamber members.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Dec 12

Help us ring in the holidays with Business After Hours at Camden National Bank in downtown Rockland. Festive food, drink, and fabulous doorprizes!

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Feb 07

Come check out this fantastic hotel in downtown Rockland while you socialize with fellow Chamber members over food and drink.
We're getting together a week earlier than usual this month, so as to leave your calendar free for Valentine's Day.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Jul 11

Meet us at Global Packing and Shipping's new headquarters for a fun evening of socializing with fellow Chamber members. Plus, food, drink, and door prizes!

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Jun 13

Join us for a fun evening exploring two of our region's museums as The Coastal Children's Museum and The Sail, Power and Steam Museum co-host our Business After Hours at Sharp's Point South, 75 Mechanic Street, Rockland.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

May 09

Socialize with fellow Chamber members at Coastal Mountains Land Trust in Camden. This evening's event is co-sponsored by ReVision Energy. Hope to see you there!

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Oct 10

Meet us at Megunticook Campground by the Sea in Rockport for this month's event. Socialize with fellow Chamber members as you explore the grounds of this coastal gem.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Sep 12

Business After Hours - September

5 - 7 pm, Cushing

A short drive to Cushing will bring you to the Langlais Sculpture Preserve, as Georges River Land Trust hosts this month's Business After Hours. Socialize with fellow Chamber members while you explore this amazing artscape. See you there!

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Feb 06

Quarterly Business Breakfast: Mike Perlis, Forbes Media

7:00am - Registration opens; coffee & networking|7:30am - Breakfast service begins|9:00am - ConclusionSamoset Resort,

Please join us for our next Business Breakfast featuring Mike Perlis of Forbes Media. Mike will share his thoughts about the importance of community as a foundation for business that had its roots in Camden, Maine and eventually helped him shape a culture of success and civility at Forbes that extended around the globe.

Chamber Specific Events

Chamber Specific Events

Jan 28

Ice-Carving Demonstration

1:00-2:30pm • Camden Public Library Children's Garden, Atlantic Avenue entrance

 

Champion ice-carver Tim Pierce will demonstrate his skills, instructing and inspiring carvers for the upcoming Community Ice-Carving. Spectators welcome at the Camden Public Library Children’s Garden, Atlantic Avenue.

Seasonal

Seasonal

Jan 27

Free Movie: 'Peyton Place'

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

 

'Peyton Place'--nominated for 9 Oscars, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay, and Best Cinematography, and 5 Best Acting or Supporting Acting nominations.--shot in Camden and other Midcoast Maine locations. 157 minutes, unrated. Free and open to all. Fundraiser for the AIO Food Pantry.

Other

Other

Jan 25

Sculpey Clay Jewelry

6:00-7:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Learn how to use Sculpey clay to create wearable masterpieces! All supplies provided. $10 material fee. Sign up: 207-236-3440. Part of the Library's Jumpstart January series.

Crafts

Crafts

Jan 24

To Sail Beyond the Sunset

12:00noon-1:30pm • Camden Public Library

 

Susan St. John will present slides and stories from her new book, 'To Sail Beyond the Sunset,' a collection of over 400 color photographs and 100 voices telling the history of Outward Bound on Hurricane Island.

Historical, Other

Historical,Other

Jan 23

Forests, Farms & the Sea

7:00-8:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

Presentation by Coastal Mountains Land Trust on Midcoast Maine’s mountains from the 19th century to the present.

Historical

Historical

Jan 22

Energy Efficiency

3:30-5:30pm • Camden Public Library

 

Paul Kando will explain how to run home energy systems more efficiently and what climate change means for Maine. A retired engineer, Kando now writes and lectures on energy issues.

Other

Other

Jan 27

WINTER WELLNESS FAIR

10 AM- 3 PM • CAMDEN WHOLE HEALTH
91 ELM ST
(corner of Park St and Rt 1 in Camden)

WINTER WELLNESS: A day of facility tours and short lectures/info sessions .A short movie about Homeopathy starts @3 PM.
Doors open at 10:00 a.m. at 91 Elm Street in Camden. For more information, go to: www.camdenwholehealth.com.

Discussions/Forums, Fairs/Festivals, Other

Discussions/Forums,Fairs/Festivals,Other

Mar 15

3/15/18 Owls Head Transportation Museum
3/16/18 Skidompha Library
3/19/18 Hutchinson Center

Jan 27

Launch Party

1:00 - 4:00PM • Waterfall Arts Belfast, Maine

 

Join North Star Adventures for our official program launch. From 1:00 - 2:00PM you will have the opportunity to meet the team and check out our schedule of events. At 2:00PM we move outside for a variety of fun activites from snow kitchens and cooking to relays and a writing activity led by one of our artists, Stephanie Wade.

Children, Fairs/Festivals, Tours

Children,Fairs/Festivals,Tours

Feb 09

BANFF MOUNTAIN FILM FESTIVAL -

7-10pm • Camden Hills HS Strom Auditorium in Rockport (Rt 90)

World’s Best Mountain Films Deliver Big Screen Adventure

With stops planned in 550 communities and 40 countries across the globe, the 2017/2018 World Tour features a collection of exhilarating and provocative films that explore life in the mountains. They highlight remote cultures, intense expeditions into exotic landscapes and adr…

Visual Art

Visual Art

Feb 05

Italian Cooking Classes at Nina June

4:30 to 7:30 pm • Nina June
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME

 

Take a trip around Italy with Chef Sara. Includes dinner and a glass of wine. Enrollment for 6 to 12 people. $150 + tax per class, or $400 for 3 classes.

Other

Other

Feb 12

Italian Cooking Classes at Nina June

4:30 to 7:30 pm • Nina June
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME

 

Take a trip around Italy with Chef Sara. Includes dinner and a glass of wine. Enrollment for 6 to 12 people. $150 + tax per class, or $400 for 3 classes.

Other

Other

Feb 26

Italian Cooking Classes at Nina June

4:30 to 7:30 pm • Nina June
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME

 

Take a trip around Italy with Chef Sara. Includes dinner and a glass of wine. Enrollment for 6 to 12 people. $150 + tax per class, or $400 for 3 classes.

Other

Other

Mar 12

Italian Cooking Classes at Nina June

4:30 to 7:30 pm • Nina June
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME

 

Take a trip around Italy with Chef Sara. Includes dinner and a glass of wine. Enrollment for 6 to 12 people. $150 + tax per class, or $400 for 3 classes.

Other

Other

Mar 26

Italian Cooking Classes at Nina June

4:30 to 7:30 pm • Nina June
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME

 

Take a trip around Italy with Chef Sara. Includes dinner and a glass of wine. Enrollment for 6 to 12 people. $150 + tax per class, or $400 for 3 classes.

Other

Other

Apr 09

Italian Cooking Classes at Nina June

4:30 to 7:30 pm • Nina June
24 Central Street
Rockport, ME

 

Take a trip around Italy with Chef Sara. Includes dinner and a glass of wine. Enrollment for 6 to 12 people. $150 + tax per class, or $400 for 3 classes.

Other

Other

Jan 20

Camden Author Book Signing!

10am-2pm • Owl & Turtle Bookshop Cafe 33 Bay View Street, Camden

The Owl and Turtle Bookshop Cafe will host a book signing with Barbara Kent Lawrence, Camden author of "Islands of Time", published in 2013, and sequel "The Other Island: Ben’s Story", published in 2017.

Literary

Literary

Jul 04

4th of July Fireworks Cruise

8pm • Departing from Camden Public Landing

Join us aboard the Lively Lady to watch the 4th of July fireworks from the water! Departing at 8pm on Wednesday, July 4th. Please call our ticket booth for reservations (207) 236-6672 or book directly online at www.camdenharborcruises.com

Tours

Tours

Jan 20

The Age of Love Film

2:00 - 3:30 pm • The Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland ME and Bartlett Woods Retirement Community, 20 Bartlett Drive, Rockland ME 04841.

 

A documentary film cosponsored with The Strand Theatre. The Age of Love , a new documentary follows the adventures of 30 seniors who sign up for a first-of-its-kind Speed Dating event exclusively for 70 to 90-year olds. Free admission, with suggested donation in support of The Strand and Bartlett Woods.

Discussions/Forums, Other, Performing Arts

Discussions/Forums,Other,Performing Arts

Feb 05

Italian Cooking Class: Tuscany

4:30 to 7:30 pm • Nina June

Planning an Italian trip this year or dreaming of one in the future? Get a great introduction to Italy with Nina June's chef Sara Jenkins. Sara has lived, worked, studied, cooked, and eaten her way up and down the Italian boot and now offers at Nina June regional Italian classes, hands on, three hours each, 4:30 to 7:30, ending with dinner …

Other

Other

Mar 10

Canine Scent Games Demo

10:00am - 11:30am • P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center
Community Room
123 John Street, Camden, ME

Learn about some basic nosework that you can do with your dog, instructed by Annette from Oh My Dog!

Discussions/Forums

Discussions/Forums

Feb 13

Speed "Petting"

3:00pm - 4:00pm • P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center
Community Room
123 John Street, Camden, ME

A fun-filled event for anyone looking to add a four-legged friend to their family!

Other

Other

May 23

2018 OPENING DAY - May 23

11:00am • We are located on Route One, just north of downtown Rockland (between U.S. Cellular and Steel Pro) at 743 Main Street.

Claws is opening for the 2018 season on Wednesday, May 23rd. Hours are 11:00 am to 9:00 pm.

Seasonal, Other

Seasonal,Other

Feb 24

Intuitive Development Workshp

1-5 pm • Camden Libraray- Picker Room

Day 1- Sat. Feb. 24 1-5 PM. Some things it will include: synchronicity, meditation, energy fields/color, energy healing, dowsing/pendulums, symbolic sight, Q&A, etc.

Day 2- Sun. Feb. 26 1-5 PM. Some things it will include: , psychometry, reading energy, photo reading, intuition for every day, channeling, ethics, Q&A, etc.

Discussions/Forums, Other

Discussions/Forums,Other

Jan 21

History of the Snow Bowl

2:00-3:30pm • Camden Public Library

 

In addition to a slide show and timeline of the Snow Bowl, from its inception to today, there will be a panel of locals who will share history and stories of the early days of the Snow Bowl — a unique community treasure. Co-hosted by The Camden-Rockport Historical Society and the Camden Public Library, part of the Winter History Series.

Historical

Historical

Apr 19

Woodland Stewardship Tour

3:00-5:00pm • Medomak Valley Land Trust Burkett Hill Preserve, Waldoboro

April 19, 3-5pm: Wildlife Habitat Protection Project; MVLT's Burkett Hill Preserve, Waldoboro.
Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District and Maine Forest Service co-sponsor field tours on the 3rd Thu of the month highlighting stewardship & conservation on private woodlands. Free tours led by District Forester Morten Moessw…

Tours

Tours

Mar 15

Woodland Stewardship Tour

3:00-5:00pm • Nobleboro Rd, Bremen

March 15, 3-5pm: Tree Selection for the Future Forest; Koubek property, Bremen.
Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water and Maine Forest Service co-sponsor monthly field tours highlighting stewardship & conservation on private woodlands. Free tours by District Forester Morten Moesswilde are open to landowners, loggers, foresters & others.…

Tours

Tours

Feb 15

Woodland Stewardship Tours

2:00-4:00pm • Bearce-Allen Preserve (Pemaquid Watershed Association), Bristol

Feb 15, 2-4pm: A Careful Timber Harvest at PWA's Bearce Allen Preserve in Bristol.
Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District & Maine Forest Service co-sponsor field tours on the 3rd Thu of the month highlighting stewardship & conservation on private woodlands. Free tours led by District Forester Morten Moesswilde are …

Tours

Tours

Mar 07

Environmental Book Club - New!

9:30-11am • Deer Foot Farm Cafe, 1221 Union Rd, Appleton

New book club on environmental issues. March: Bringing Nature Home by Doug Tallamy. Group meets from 9:30-11:00am on Wednesdays, March 7 & 21 at Deer Foot Farm Café, 1221 Union Road in Appleton. Co-sponsored by Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District & Appleton Library. Limited number of books for loan: 596-2040, 785-5656

Discussions/Forums, Literary

Discussions/Forums,Literary

Jan 27

Paint Your Own Pet Portrait!

1:00 - 4:00pm • P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center
123 John Street, Camden

Channel Your Inner Artist and Paint Your Pets with Marie Spaulding! Cost per person for this class is $60.00 and Marie will be donating $10.00 back from each spot directly to P.A.W.S. Please send photos to mariespaulding@yahoo.com. Payment and photos due by January 20th.

Crafts, Other

Crafts,Other

Jan 30

Winter Horticulture Series

10:00-11:00am • Camden Public Library

 

Hosted by the Camden Garden Club.

Gardening

Gardening

Jan 26

Grown-up Story Hour--NEW TIME

11:00-12noon • Camden Public Library

 

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

Other

Other

Jan 27

Pies on Parade - Camden's Peyton Place Event

10:00 am – 2:00 pm • Various Camden venues

 

New for 2018! Camden businesses get in on the Pies on Parade fun by hosting a scavenger hunt/trivia contest to commemorate Peyton Place’s 60th anniversary. Spend Saturday afternoon watching the Peyton Place film at the Camden library, walking around downtown Camden looking for clues, and eating pie.

Tours

Tours

Nov 01

Test

1pmTest Venu,

 

Test

Mar 03

Japanese Flower Arranging

9-10:30am • Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland, ME

Ikebana, Japnese flower arranging, is a beautiful art form that emphasizes balance, form and creativity. Join experienced instructor, Sachiko Clough, for this two-class event. Work with fresh flowers that will bring warmth and beauty during the winter months.

Crafts, Gardening, Visual Art

Crafts,Gardening,Visual Art

Feb 24

Japanese Flower Arranging

9-10:30 am • Penobscot Language School, 28 Gay Street, Rockland, ME

Ikebana, Japnese flower arranging, is a beautiful art form that emphasizes balance, form and creativity. Join experienced instructor, Sachiko Clough, for this two-class event. Work with fresh flowers that will bring warmth and beauty during the winter months.

Crafts, Gardening, Visual Art

Crafts,Gardening,Visual Art

Jan 28

Art for Us Series | Roger Dell

2-3:30pm • CMCA, 21 Winter St., Rockland, ME 04841

CMCA and the Farnsworth Art Museum are co-presenting "Art for Us," a four-part discussion series led by Museum Educator Roger Dell during the month of January 2018. Presented over four consecutive Sundays, January 7, 14, 21 and 28 at 2pm, participants will discuss important questions concerning contemporary art and its histor…

Exhibits, Visual Art

Exhibits,Visual Art

Feb 04

Sunday Salons | Materiality IV

3-5pm • 21 Winter St., Rockland, ME 04841

Join us for the CMCA Sunday Salon at 3pm with artists: Jackie Brown, Jonathan Mess, and Aaron T Stephan, who are featured in the current exhibition, Materiality: The Matter of Matter.

Sunday Salons are free to CMCA members; others by admission.
Participants are invited to stay after the talks for further conversation and refreshments.

Exhibits, Visual Art

Exhibits,Visual Art

Oct 21

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Oct 14

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Oct 07

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Sep 30

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Sep 23

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Sep 16

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Sep 09

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Sep 02

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Aug 26

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Aug 19

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Aug 12

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Aug 05

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 29

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 22

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 15

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

 

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 08

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 01

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jun 24

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jun 17

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jun 10

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jun 03

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

May 27

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

May 20

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise

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

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 19

Annual House & Garden Tour

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

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

Clubs, Gardening, Historical, Tours

Clubs,Gardening,Historical,Tours

May 11

Plants for Scholars Plant Sale

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

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

Auctions/Sales, Clubs, Gardening

Auctions/Sales,Clubs,Gardening

May 06

Native Plant & Fruit Tree Sale

10am-1pm • Union Fairgrounds
Union

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

Auctions/Sales, Gardening, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Gardening,Seasonal

Sep 27

Conservation Education Fair

9:30am-1pm • Union Fairgrounds
Union

 

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

Children

Children

Sep 08
 

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

Tours

Tours

Jul 16

Little Sprouts Ecology Camp

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

 

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

Children, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Gardening,Seasonal

Jun 25

Eco-Explorers Ecology Camp

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

 

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

Children, Gardening, Seasonal

Children,Gardening,Seasonal

May 05

Native Plant & Fruit Tree Sale

9am - 2pm • Union Fairgrounds
Union, ME

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

Auctions/Sales, Gardening, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Gardening,Seasonal

Apr 02

Backyard Conservation Sale

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

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

Auctions/Sales, Gardening, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Gardening,Seasonal

Feb 03

Polar Plunge for Conservation

• Camden Harbor Park

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

Children, Other

Children,Other

Feb 03

Polar Plunge for Conservation

• Camden Harbor Park

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

Children, Other

Children,Other

Sep 11

4-Day Photo Adventure: Vinalhaven Island

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

 

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

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

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

Jun 04

Monhegan Photo Tour/ Workshop

10:00am • Port Clyde - Monhegan

 

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

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

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

Jun 20

Monhegan Photo Tour/ Workshop

10:00am • Port Clyde - Monhegan

 

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

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

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

Aug 01

Maine Lobster Festival

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

 

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

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

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

Jun 02

Rockport Garden Club

9:00 - 12:00pm • Aldermere Farms

 

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

Gardening

Gardening

Nov 01

Rockport Garden Club

1:00 - 2:00pm • Rockport Opera House

 

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

Gardening

Gardening

Sep 06

Rockport Garden Club

1:00 - 2:00pm • Rockport Opera House

 

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

Gardening

Gardening

Jul 05

Rockport Garden Club

1:00 - 2:00pm • Rockport Opera House

 

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

Gardening

Gardening

Jun 07

Rockport Garden Club

1:00 - 2:00pm • Rockport Opera House

 

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

Gardening

Gardening

Apr 05

Rockport Garden Club

1:00 - 2:00pm • Rockport Opera House

 

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

Gardening

Gardening

Dec 01

Rockport Garden Club

8:00 - 12:00pm • Rockport Opera House

 

Fairs/Festivals

Fairs/Festivals

Oct 07

Photo Walk:Fall Foliage

Time TBD • Rockport Harbor

 

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

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

May 27

Photo Walk: Mid-Coast Area

Time TBD • Mid-Coast

 

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

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

Aug 05

Photo Walk: Mid-Coast Area

Time TBD • Mid-Coast

 

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

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

Aug 19

Photo Walk: Mid-Coast Area

Time TBD • Mid-Coast

 

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

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

Jun 02

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island

10:00-6:00 • Rockland-Vinalhaven

 

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

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

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

Jun 16

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island

10:00-6:00 • Rockland-Vinalhaven

 

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

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

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

Jun 22

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island

10:00-6:00 • Rockland-Vinalhaven

 

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

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

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

Jul 21

Photo Tour: Hours of Flowers

9:00-4:00 • Mid-Coast area.

 

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

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

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

Jul 06

Photo Adventure: Chase the Schooner Race

9:00 - 3:00 • Rockport - Rockland

 

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

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

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

Aug 11

GARDEN CLUB PIE SALE

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


 

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

Auctions/Sales, Clubs, Gardening

Auctions/Sales,Clubs,Gardening

Jun 02

ANNUAL PLANT AND BAKE SALE

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

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

Auctions/Sales, Clubs, Gardening

Auctions/Sales,Clubs,Gardening

Jun 02

ANNUAL PLANT AND BAKE SALE

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

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

Auctions/Sales, Clubs, Gardening

Auctions/Sales,Clubs,Gardening

Nov 24

Tree Auction

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

 

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

Auctions/Sales, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Seasonal

Aug 18

Tag sale

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

 

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

Auctions/Sales

Auctions/Sales

Jun 09

Plant, book, bake sale

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

 

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

Auctions/Sales, Gardening, Literary

Auctions/Sales,Gardening,Literary

Mar 17

Clearance Book Sale

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

 

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

Auctions/Sales, Literary

Auctions/Sales,Literary

Aug 08

Kitchen Tour 2018

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

 

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

Tours

Tours

May 05

Lasansky Dance Performance

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

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

Jun 29

Lasansky Open Studio & Exhibit

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

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

Jul 13

Choreography Workshop Sharing

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

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

Sep 10

Open Studio and Classes Resume

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

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

Jul 18

Herb Garden Tour for Children

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

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

Children, Gardening, Tours

Children,Gardening,Tours

Aug 15

Medicinal Herb Gardens Tour

3:30 - 4:30pm • Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals and enjoy a delightful tour led by herbalist Deb Soule, who will speak about a variety of medicinal and pollinator plants. Our retail herbal remedy shop will be open Noon - 5pm.

Gardening, Tours

Gardening,Tours

Aug 01

Medicinal Herb Gardens Tour

3:30 - 4:30pm • Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals and enjoy a delightful tour led by herbalist Deb Soule, who will speak about a variety of medicinal and pollinator plants. Our retail herbal remedy shop will be open Noon - 5pm.

Gardening, Tours

Gardening,Tours

Jul 11

Medicinal Herb Gardens Tour

3:30 - 4:30pm • Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals and enjoy a delightful tour led by herbalist Deb Soule, who will speak about a variety of medicinal and pollinator plants. Our retail herbal remedy shop will be open Noon - 5pm.

Gardening, Tours

Gardening,Tours

Jun 27

Medicinal Herb Gardens Tour

3:30 - 4:30pm • Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals and enjoy a delightful tour led by herbalist Deb Soule, who will speak about a variety of medicinal and pollinator plants. Our retail herbal remedy shop will be open Noon - 5pm.

Gardening, Seasonal

Gardening,Seasonal

Jun 13

Medicinal Herb Gardens Tour

3:30 - 4:30pm • Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals and enjoy a delightful tour led by herbalist Deb Soule, who will speak about a variety of medicinal and pollinator plants. Our retail herbal remedy shop will be open Noon - 5pm.

Gardening, Tours

Gardening,Tours

May 13

Mother's Day Plant Sale & Tour

Noon to 3:00pm • Avena Botanicals
219 Mill Street
Rockport, ME 04856

Step into the gardens of Avena Botanicals and enjoy a delightful herb tour (1:30 - 2:30 pm) led by herbalist Deb Soule, who will speak about a variety of medicinal and pollinator plants. We will be offering organic perennials for sale from Noon to 3:00pm by Rebel Hill Farm as well as organic vegetable and flower seedlings by Villageside Farm.

Auctions/Sales, Gardening, Seasonal, Tours

Auctions/Sales,Gardening,Seasonal,Tours

Mar 03

TA Drama Triangle Workshop

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


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

Discussions/Forums, Other

Discussions/Forums,Other

Feb 03

TA Recognition Workshop

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


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

Discussions/Forums, Other

Discussions/Forums,Other

Jan 20

TA Personality Design Workshop

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

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

Discussions/Forums, Other

Discussions/Forums,Other

Jan 20

Glacier Ice Bar & Lounge

5 pmSamoset Resort, Rockport

 

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

Seasonal

Seasonal

Sep 24

Full Moon Sail

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

Full Moon Sail on the Schooner Olad
Tuesday, September 24, 2018 -
5:15pm to 7:15pm
Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State Park; then turn seaward and watch the moonrise over the islands of Penobscot Bay. B.Y.O.B. • $45.00

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Sep 12

Full Day Sail &Lighthouse Tour

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

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

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Sep 02

Windjammer Festival Parade

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

Camden Windjammer Festival Parade of Sail
Sunday, September 2, 2018 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm
Join us as we lead the parade and sail through Camden Harbor for the crowds of onlookers ashore during the 20th annual parade of sail. • $45.00

Tours, Visual Art

Tours,Visual Art

Aug 31

Camden Windjammer Fireworks

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

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

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Aug 31

Camden Windjammer Fest Sail-in

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

Camden Windjammer Festival Sail-in
Friday, August 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
12:00PM-2:00PM and 2:30pm-4:30pm
Let us carry you back to the golden age of tall-ship sailing as we sail among the entire windjammer fleet entering Camden for Windjammer Weekend. • $45.00

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Aug 23

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake

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

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

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Aug 16

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake

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

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake on the Schooner Olad

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

Aug 26

Full Moon Sail

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

Full Moon Sail on the Schooner Olad
Monday, August 26, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State Park; then turn seaward and watch the moonrise over the islands of Penobscot Bay. B.Y.O.B. • $45.00
For reservations visit www.maineschooners.com or call 207-236-2323

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 26

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake

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

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

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 19

Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake

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

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

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 13

Windjammer Parade

• 29 Main St, Camden, Maine

Windjammer Parade on the Schooner Olad
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
The Schooner Olad will join the tall ships of the Camden and Rockland Windjammer Fleets in a parade of sail around the historic Rockland Breakwater. Lunch and beverages will be provided. B.Y.O.B • $105.00

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Sep 11

Thomaston Archaeological Dig

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

 

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

Dec 07

2018 Home for the Holidays

• To be determined

 

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

Auctions/Sales, Historical, Seasonal

Auctions/Sales,Historical,Seasonal

Oct 09

Heirloom Apple Trees

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

 

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

Gardening, Historical

Gardening,Historical

Aug 14

Stone Walling in Maine

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

 

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

Historical

Historical

Jul 21

Henry Knox 268th Birthday

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

 

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

Historical

Historical

Jun 19

In Defense of Henry Knox

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

 

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

Historical

Historical

Jun 16

Summer House Tour

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

 

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

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

May 08

Green Street Touchtones

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

 

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

Historical

Historical

Jul 12

Seabird Watching Sail with Sch

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

Seabird Watching Sail with Schooner Olad and FOMSI
Thursday, July 12, 2018 -
9:45am to 11:45am
Enjoy a morning sail with us through the islands and rocks of Penobscot Bay. Friends of Maine’s Seabird Islands will be teaching us about the local seabirds that frequent the area as well as nest here. • $45.00

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 27

Full Moon Sail on the Schooner

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

Full Moon Sail on the Schooner Olad
Sunday, July 27, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State
Park; then turn seaward and watch the moonrise over the islands of
Penobscot Bay. B.Y.O.B. • $45.00
For reservations visit www.maineschooners.com or call 207-236-2323

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Jul 06

42nd Great Schooner Race

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

Friday, July 6, 2018 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
The Schooner Olad will join more than two dozen tall ships gather for an exciting all-day race in which guests may participate. This year marks the 41st anniversary of the Great Schooner Race, North America's largest annual gathering of tall ships! Lunch served.

Historical, Seasonal, Tours

Historical,Seasonal,Tours

Jul 04

Camden Harbor Fireworks Sail

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

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

Jun 17

Father's Day Sail

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

Father’s Day Sail on the Schooner Olad
Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 10:00am
Fours Trips Available: 10:00AM, 12:30PM, 3:00PM, and 5:15PM
Show Dad he is doing a great job! Dad will receive half off of the regular rate when accompanied by a family member on any of our 2 hour sails on Father's Day. • $45.00

Seasonal, Tours

Seasonal,Tours

Aug 15

Screen Door Summer Festival

all day • Rockport, Maine

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

Concerts, Fairs/Festivals, Performing Arts

Concerts,Fairs/Festivals,Performing Arts

Jun 17

Young Stars of Maine Concert

4:00 PM • Rockport Opera House, Rockport ME

YOUNG STARS OF MAINE PRIZE PROGRAM For more than 50 years, Bay Chamber Concerts and Music School has had an annual prize program to recognize, encourage, and reward young Maine music students who are serious in their study and performance of music. Prize awards are $1,000, in seven categories, for individuals and ensembles ages 11-25.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

May 20

Play-a-Thon 2018

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

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

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

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Mar 01

The Peking Acrobats

7:00 PM • Strom Auditorium, Rockport ME

Bay Chamber Concerts presents: The Peking Acrobats

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

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

May 18

The Anderson Trio - Ellington

6:00 PM • Union Hall, Rockport ME

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

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

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Apr 20

Palaver Strings – Parallel

6:00 PM • Union Hall, Rockport ME

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

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Feb 09

International String Trio

6:00 PM • Union Hall, Rockport ME

Bay Chamber Concerts presents Music@Dusk: International String Trio

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

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Oct 01

History Month at the Library

• Camden Public Library

 

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

Historical, Visual Art

Historical,Visual Art

Sep 28

Fall Harbor Arts & Books

• Camden Public Library

 

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

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

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

Sep 08

Mini Maker Faire

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

 

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

Exhibits, Fairs/Festivals

Exhibits,Fairs/Festivals

Aug 18

Children's Book Fair

1:00-4:00pm • Camden Public Library

 

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

Children, Literary

Children,Literary

Jul 25

Twelfth Night

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

 

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

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Jul 13

Harbor Arts & Books

• Camden Harbor Park & Amphitheatre

 

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

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

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

Apr 01

Maritime Month

• Camden Public Library

 

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

Historical, Visual Art

Historical,Visual Art

Feb 03

Winterfest Ice Carving

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

 

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

Fairs/Festivals, Seasonal

Fairs/Festivals,Seasonal

Jul 06

Great Schooner Race

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

 

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

Historical

Historical

Oct 06

Harvest Fest & Trail Race

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

 

Fairs/Festivals

Fairs/Festivals

Aug 10

MBH&H Show

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

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

Crafts, Fairs/Festivals, Other

Crafts,Fairs/Festivals,Other

Mar 21

Music@Noon – John Mehrmann

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

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

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Feb 21

Music@Noon – Emily & Inês

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

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

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Jul 06

Russia in Grand Style

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

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

Historical, Tours

Historical,Tours

Aug 13

Ireland Women-only Tour 2018

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

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

Historical, Tours

Historical,Tours

Jun 17

Women's Vitality Retreat

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

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

Other, Tours

Other,Tours

Jan 28

Pies on Parade Pie Tour

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

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

Fairs/Festivals

Fairs/Festivals

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