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Weekly calendar, Aug. 4, 2011

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,” works by 34 fine art photographers, 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. 561-3350.

HOLDEN — “Awesome Aves and More,” photos by Jack Zievis, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, August, Fields Pond Audubon Center. Free. 989-2591.

Children, youth

NEWBURGH — Summer art program, ages 5-15, Windover Art Center, Kennebec Road. One-week sessions, Monday-Friday, photography, pottery, fused glass, glass beads, drawing, swimming, nature studies, theater, Claymation, games. Space available all sessions. Discounts, partial scholarships available. Bus transportation from Bangor and Hampden. Mari, 234-4503, http:// www.windoverartcenter.com.

Clubs, groups

BREWER — Brewer Historical Society, potluck picnic meeting, 5:30 p.m. Aug. 9, Clewley Museum, 199 Wilson St. http://www.brewerhistoricalsociety.org.


BANGOR — Bangor Singles Club, 8 p.m.-midnight Fridays, Bangor Elks Club, Odlin Road. Murky Water, Aug. 5; Doug Baker and Real Deal, Aug. 12; New Society, Aug. 19; Country Mist; Aug. 26. No smoking, no T-shirts. June 24, Country Mist. Marylyn, 827-5751.

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.

BANGOR — Talent contest tryouts, age 10-17, Aug. 19-20, Forest Avenue Congregational Church, 300 Forest Ave. $5 entrance fee. Benefits roof fund. Sign-up, 942-4705.

BANGOR — Indoor yard sale, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 3, Forest Avenue Congregational Church, 300 Forest Ave. Barbecue. Yard sale items welcome. 942-4705. Benefits roof repair fund.

BANGOR — Grandfamily yard sale, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 5-6, 65 Bolling Drive. Benefits Pay It Forward Fund at Families And Children Together. Furniture, clothing, toys.

BUCKSPORT — Yard sale, noon-4 p.m. Aug. 19; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 20, Brown Hall, Elm Street Congregational Church.

ORLAND — H.O.M.E. Inc. auction and country fair, 9 a.m. Aug. 13, Route 1. Children’s games, petting zoo, wagon rides, music. Live auction, noon, under the tent. Homemade onion rings, pizza. Free admission, parking. 469-7961, http://www.homecoop.net.

WINTERPORT — Indoor yard sale, 9 a.m.-noon and 3-6 p.m. Aug. 13, Ellingwood’s Corner Methodist Church, Route 69. Bean supper, 4-6 p.m. $6, $3 under 12.


BANGOR — River City Cinema, free outdoor movie, 8:30 p.m. Aug. 5, Pickering Square. Bring lawn chair. Free. Concessions available.

BANGOR — Family movie night, 6 p.m., Columbia Street Baptist Church. Aug. 5, “Early Warning,” evangelistic, end-times film. Movie and popcorn free. 945-6616.

Lectures, events

BANGOR — Hour of prayer and reflection for state, nation, one another, 10 a.m. Aug. 6, Cascade Park. Message by Pastor Matt Ward of Charleston Pentecostal Church. Day proclaimed by Gov. Paul LePage. Several legislators participating.

HOLDEN — “Identifying Wild Mushrooms” with Greg A. Marley, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 20, Fields Pond Audubon Center. Bring lunch. $40 members, $45 others. Must preregister, 989-2591.


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.

BANGOR — Community dinner, full-course meal, 4:30-6:30 p.m. first and third Saturdays, Apostolic Lighthouse Church, 517 Hammond St. $6, $3 children. 570-8107.

BLUE HILL — Blueberry Festival, all ages, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 6, Blue Hill Congregational Church and Legion Hall. Blueberry pancake breakfast, 7-10 a.m., and lunch. Children’s area, silent auction. 374-2891.

BUCKSPORT — Casseroles, baked bean supper, pies, 5-6 p.m. Aug. 13, Elm Street Congregational Church. $7, $3 age 5-10, free under 5.

DEDHAM — Baked bean supper, 5-6:30 p.m. Aug. 20, Dedham Congregational Church, Route 46. $8, $4 children.

EDDINGTON — “Trashcan Turkey” supper, pies and cakes, 5 and 6 p.m. Aug. 20, Comins Hall, Eddington-Clifton Civic Center, 1387 Main Road, Route 9. $7, $3 children. Benefits Comins Hall, on the National Register of Historic Places.

HAMPDEN — Kiwanis pancake breakfast, 7-9 a.m. Children’s Day, Aug. 20, Kiwanis Civic Center, Main Road North. $6, $3 children. Benefits Kiwanis charities.

HOLDEN — Baked beans and casseroles supper, pies, 5 and 5:45 p.m. Aug. 13, Holden Congregational Church. $7, $4 children, free preschoolers.

WINTERPORT — Baked bean supper, 4-6 p.m. Aug. 13, Ellingwood’s Corner Methodist Church, Route 69. $6, $3 under 12. Takeout available.


BANGOR — Thomas A. Hill House, historic house and 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 antique (primarily Maine) vehicles, 50-300 years old. Autos, trucks, trains, horse-drawn wagons, sleighs, several firetrucks and a hand-pumper. One hundred family and military exhibits and memorials including World War II, Korea, Vietnam and Military Order of Purple Heart, 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, 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.

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 through Oct. 11, 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. Historical and cultural objects of Penobscot Tribe from early Stone Age to present. Videos. Free, but donations accepted. 827-4153.

OLD TOWN — Old Town Museum, 1-4 p.m. Friday-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, August; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, September-October. $5, $3 age 5-11, includes admission to Fort Knox.


BANGOR — Bangor Band concert, 7 p.m. Aug. 9, Waterfront.

BANGOR — Maine Academy of Country Music revue, 6-9 p.m. second Wednesday, VFW Hall, 1368 Hammond St. extension. Admission by donation. Smoke-free, alcohol-free. Dance, play, sing or listen. Concession stand. Jean, 848-5558 or Brenda, 794-3969.

BANGOR — Country Jam, 6:30-9 p.m. first and third Thursdays, Sunbury Village, 922 Ohio St. Door prizes, 50-50 raffle. Cold beverages available. Donations at door. 942-0802, 262-9600.

BANGOR — “The Brick” open mike, all acts, ages, 7-10 p.m. Thursdays, Union Street Brick Church. Sign-up begins 6:30 p.m. $2 donation. 945-9798 or www.thebrickchurch.com.

CASTINE — Concert with Frank Glazer, music by Mozart, Beethoven, Liszt, Chopin, 7 p.m. Aug. 5, Unitarian Universalist Congregation Church, Town Common, 86 Court St. Suggested donation of $10.

CASTINE — Castine Town Band, summer concerts: 6 p.m. Aug. 12; 5:45 p.m. Aug. 26, Town Common. If rain, move to Emerson Hall across street. 326-9138.

HERMON — Dixieland Band concert, rescheduled to 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14, Ecotat Gardens, Route 2 and Annis Road. Bring lawn chair, park in Annis Road lot.

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