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Weekly calendar of events for July 21

Calendar runs as space permits. Items with dates take precedence over activities that occur every week. ITEMS FOR CALENDAR ARE DUE 10 DAYS BEFORE THE THURSDAY OF PUBLICATION. Email: weekly@bangordailynews.com. Mail The Weekly Calendar, PO Box 1329, Bangor 04402.


BANGOR — “New Dawn Fades: Photographs by Thomas Hager”; “Photo National 2011: A Survey of Contemporary Photography,” 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, through Sept. 24, University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St. Free in memory of Ted Leonard, thanks to Machias Savings Bank. 561-3350.

BANGOR — Photographs of Grand Manan by Ned Smith and Diane Smith, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, July, Lecture Hall, Bangor Public Library.

BANGOR — Charcoal sketches, pastels and oil paintings by David Rogers, July, Stairwell Gallery, Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow St.

Children, youth

BANGOR — Maine Discovery Museum, Dino Dig, treehouse, sound studio, pilot a ship, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday, 74 Main St. $7.50. Free to members and under age 1. 262-7200.

BANGOR — Vacation Bible School, ages 3-12, 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 1-5, First United Methodist Church, 703 Essex St. Bangor. Sign up, 945-9567, 8:30 a.m.-noon weekdays.

EDDINGTON — Ballroom Bootcamp for Kids, by Meadowbrook After School Dance Program. Basics of ballroom dances. Grades one-four, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. July 25-29; grades five-eight, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 1-5. $100, discount for siblings. Must preregister, 356-1454.


BANGOR — Beginners scrapbooking, 9-11 a.m. July 23, Forest Avenue Congregational Church, 300 Forest Ave. 942-4705.


BANGOR — Bangor Singles Club, 8 p.m.-midnight Fridays, Bangor Elks Club, Odlin Road. Wild Horse, July 22; Barb Demo band, July 29. No smoking, no T-shirts. June 24, Country Mist. Marylyn, 827-5751.

BANGOR — Contradance, music by Chuck Donnelly and Emma Walsh, John McIntire calling, July 29, Unitarian-Universalist Church, 120 Park St. Beginners’ 7:30 p.m.; dance 8 p.m. $8, $20 family; 941-9727 or bangorcontra.org.

Fairs, fundraisers

BANGOR — ReStore, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Penobscot Plaza. New and reusable building materials and home items at a discounted price. Proceeds help Habitat for Humanity to build homes in partnership with low-income families.

BANGOR — Indoor yard sale, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. July 23, Forest Avenue Congregational Church, 300 Forest Ave. Hot dogs and hamburgers. Benefits roof fund of church. Yard sale donations accepted, 942-4705.

WINTERPORT — Mile-long yard sale, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. July 30, Winterport Memorial Library. Also book sale at the library. Space rental, $25. Provide own table. 223-5540.


BANGOR — River City Cinema, “Summer Subpoena,” free outdoor movie festival, sunset (8:30 p.m.), Pickering Square, downtown. Bring a lawn chair. Free. Concessions available. July 22, “Anatomy of a Murder;” July 29, “Witness for the Prosecution.” Rain date, Aug. 5.

BANGOR — Family movie night, 6 p.m., Columbia Street Baptist Church. July 22, “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader.” Movie and popcorn free. 945-6616.

Lectures, events

BANGOR — Bangor Museum and History Center historic tour: Devil’s Half-Acre, adult audiences, “the wicked side of Bangor,” 7 p.m., July 29. Meet near harbor master’s office. $7, free to members; http://www.bangormuseum.org.


BANGOR — Breaking Bread soup kitchen, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Mondays, Apostolic Lighthouse Church, 517 Hammond St. Free. 570-8107.

BANGOR — Free community meal, 4-6:30 p.m. Thursdays, First United Methodist Church, 703 Essex St. 945-9567.

BUCKSPORT — Lobster stew dinner, 5 and 5:30 p.m. July 22, East Bucksport United Methodist Church, Church Road, off Route 46. $10 by reservation only, church office, 469-3622.

BUCKSPORT — Baked beans and casseroles supper, pies, 5-6 p.m. July 23, Arey Community Building, 1160 River Road. $7, $3 children.

EDDINGTON — Chicken barbecue, baked beans, pies, cakes, 5 and 6 p.m. July 22, Comins Hall, Eddington-Clifton Civic Center, 1387 Main Road. $7, $3 children. Benefits repairs and upkeep.

KENDUSKEAG — Church buffet supper, baked beans, casseroles, strawberry shortcake, 4:30-6 p.m. July 23, Kenduskeag Union Church. From Bangor, take Union Street to Kenduskeag Road in Levant, then to church. From Route 15 in Kenduskeag, follow detour signs. $6, $3 children.

OLD TOWN — Free community supper, 6 p.m. July 22, St. James’ Episcopal Church, Main and Center streets.


BANGOR — Thomas A. Hill House, Civil War museum, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, through Sept. 30, 159 Union St. $3, free to members and children under 12.

BANGOR — Centennial Exhibit, Great Fire of 1911, hosted by Bangor Museum and History Center and Hose 5 Fire Museum, curated by Dick Shaw, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, through Sept. 30, 73 Central St. 942-1900.

BANGOR — Cole Land Transportation Museum, 200 vehicles, antique firetrucks, military exhibits, World War II Memorial, Vietnam Memorial, Purple Heart Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Huey helicopter, Army tank, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, through Nov. 11, 405 Perry Road. $7, $5 seniors, free age 18 and under. 990-3600.

BANGOR — Maine Air Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, noon-4 p.m. Sundays, 98 Maine Ave. $2, $1 children, $5 family. 941-6757.

BANGOR — Maine Korean War Memorial, pagoda-style monument with names of 245 Mainers killed or missing in action in 1950-1953 war, including five Medal of Honor recipients. Flags of 15 U.N. participating nations, U.S., South Korea. Remembrance Walkway honoring veterans of all wars, Mount Hope Cemetery, Mount Hope Avenue. Named State Korean War Memorial by Legislature in 1995.

BREWER — Brewer Historical Society, Clewley Museum, Civil War history and artifacts, 1-3 p.m. Thursdays, 199 Wilson St.

CORINTH — Corinth Historical Society Museum, 2-7 p.m. Wednesdays, Main Street.

HAMPDEN — Hampden Historical Society, Katherine Trickey Archives, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays, Kinsley House, Main Road South. Or by appointment, 862-2027.

INDIAN ISLAND — Penobscot Nation Historical Museum, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Hundreds of historical and cultural objects of the Penobscot Tribe from early Stone Age to present. Free, but donations accepted. 827-4153.

OLD TOWN — Old Town Museum, 1-4 p.m. Friday through Sunday, 353 Main St. Many new exhibits, ample parking. Free.

ORONO — Page Farm and Home Museum, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, University of Maine campus.

PROSPECT — Fort Knox State Historic Site, 9 a.m.-sunset, through October. $3, $1 age 5-11.

PROSPECT — Penobscot Narrows Observatory, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, July-August; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, September-October. $5, $3 age 5-11, includes admission to Fort Knox.


BANGOR — Summer Evening Musicale, Kneisel Hall chamber musicians, 7 p.m. July 25, All Souls Church, 10 Broadway. Sponsored by the Arlan A. Baillie Steinway Performance Series, Congregation Beth Israel and Bangor Symphony Orchestra. Free. Reception.

BANGOR — The Stone Doctors, a group of local health care professionals; Juicebox, Mudseason, Riverbottom Funk and Oversoul, concert, 1 p.m.-closing Aug. 6, My Fork Restaurant & Lounge, Odlin Road. Benefits EMMC Charities Kids Cancer Project and ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease. $10 in advance, $20 at door. Tickets at My Fork. Harold Brownell, 942-3811.

BANGOR — Bangor Band concerts: July 26, 6:45 p.m., Chapin Park; Aug. 2, 7 p.m., Cascade Park; Aug. 9, 7 p.m. final concert, Waterfront;http://www.bangorband.org.

CASTINE — Castine Town Band, summer concerts: 6 p.m. July 29, Town Common. In case of rain, Emerson Hall across from Town Common. 326-9138.

ORONO — DADGAD open mike coffeehouse, July 23, Keith Anderson Community House, Bennoch Road. Open jam 6 p.m., open mike sign-up 7 p.m. $3, free under age 12. 942-3827, http://www.dadgadcoffeehouse.com.

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