Weekly calendar

Posted June 12, 2013, at 8:57 a.m.
Last modified June 13, 2013, at 11:21 a.m.

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, P.O. Box 1329, Bangor 04402.

Fairs, fundraisers

BANGOR:

• Quilt Day, noon-4 p.m. June 15, Eastern Maine Development Corporation, 40 Harlow St. $10, $8 Bangor Museum and History Center members, $15 quilt assessment. 942-1900 or bangormuseum.org.

• Peony Society of Maine 12th annual Garden Tour, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 15 and June 22, home of Ken Liberty, 23 Ohio St. Admission by suggested donation of $3. One peony plant given away at the end of each tour.

• Friends of the Bangor Public Library annual book sale, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. June 15, at the library. Last hour, books sold by the bag. Preview for Friends members, 5-6:30 p.m. June 14. 945-6883 or grahams33@myfairpoint.net.

BREWER:

• Yard and clothing sale, 7 a.m.-1 p.m. June 15, St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, corner of North Main and Holyoke streets.

HAMPDEN:

• Book, bake and yard sale, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. June 15, Hampden Historical Society’s Kinsley House, 83 Main Road South.

ORONO:

• 10th annual Orono Bog Boardwalk yard sale, 8-4 p.m. Saturday, June 14, 139 Main St. To donate items, Jim Bird, 866-2578.

WINTERPORT:

• Winterport Fire and Rescue Auxiliary dance, 8-11 p.m. June 29, Wagner School, Mount View Drive. Semi-formal attire. Door prize. Open to those 18 and older. Music provided by DJ Chuck McKay. $10 per person. Tickets: Leadbetter’s Super Stop, Bangor; Rise and Shine, Winterport Winery and Not Just Milk and Cookies all in Winterport.

 

Lecture, books

Saturday June 15,

OLD TOWN:

• Sunkhaze Café, 10 a.m. June 15, Daybreak Bakery, 241 Main St. Jerry Longcore, Emeritus Biologist with USGS, “Timberdoodling: An American Woodcock Story.” Free and open to all.

 

Meals

BANGOR:

• Baked beans and ham supper, 5:30 p.m. June 15, Bangor Grange, 1192 Ohio St. Mountain Air, 7 p.m. Supper $8; show $7; both $13. 973-3976.

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

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

• Free weekly meal, 4:30-6 p.m. Wednesdays, Redeemer Lutheran Church, 540 Essex St. Open to all. 945-3166.

BREWER:

• Father’s Day dinner, 1-2 p.m. June 16, Old Town Riverside Grange, 1266 North Main St. $7, $3.50 children.

BUCKSPORT:

• Baked bean supper, 5-6 p.m. June 15, at Elm Street Congregational Church. $8, $5 children ages 5 to10, free to children under 5.

CARMEL:

• Baked bean supper, 4:30-6 p.m. June 15, Union Congregational Church, Plymouth Road. $7, free to children under 6.

CLIFTON:

• Clifton Community Food Pantry, outreach of Clifton United Baptist Church, 10 a.m.-noon first Mondays; 4-6 p.m. third Mondays, at the church, 742 Airline Road. To volunteer, contact church for interview.

DEDHAM:

• Baked bean supper, 5-6:30 p.m. June 15, Dedham Church, Route 46. $8, $4 children.

HERMON:

• American Legion baked bean supper, 4:30-6:30 p.m. third Saturday, Hermon Rescue Squad building, $7, $3 children. 848-5597.

• Neighbors Supporting Neighbors Food Pantry, 9-11 a.m. first and third Thursdays, Penobscot Snowmobile Club, Bog Road. 299-5186.

 

Museums

BANGOR:

• Bangor Museum and History Center, 159 Union St. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. $5, $3 seniors, free to children. 942-1900.

• Cole Land Transportation  Museum, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. through Nov. 11, 405 Perry Road. Horse-drawn wagon to 18-wheeler trucks, snowplows, hearses, military vehicles, restored motorcycles, historic fire trucks, American Railfan locomotive, freight car, caboose, Maine World War II Memorial, Maine Vietnam Memorial, Purple Heart monument, Bangor World War II Memorial, 5th Armored Division collection of WWII memorabilia, Army tank, Huey helicopter. $7, $5 seniors, free age 18 and under. 990-3600, ext. 13, or colemuseum.org.

HAMPDEN:

• Hampden Historical Society’s Kinsley House and the Katherine Trickey Archives, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April through October or by appointment. 862-2027.

ORLAND:

• Orland Historical Society Museum, open by appointment. 469-3354, 944-0914, 469-6817.

 

Music

BREWER:

• Next Generation Theatre, 39 Center St.: The Union, 7 p.m. June 13. Music, art, poetry. Local musicians and artists with live painting and musical performances. Opportunity to purchase art after the show. Benefits theater children’s programs. $5 at the door. Also, Sentimental Journey with vocalist Alice Smith, 7:30 p.m. June 15, $8 at the door.

 

Outdoors

HOLDEN:

• Fields Pond Audubon Center programs: Moonlight canoeing, 7 p.m. June 20, $10 members, $15 others, canoe rental $5, includes life jacket and paddles, advance registration required; summer solstice celebration, 7-8:30 p.m. June 21, open to all ages, $7 members, $10 others.

989-2591 or  maineaudubon.org.

OLD TOWN:

• Hirundo Wildlife Refuge programs: Father’s Day guided paddle with Bucky Owen, 2-3:30 p.m. June 16, reservation and cancellation by June 15, free, donations accepted; summer full moon paddle, 7 p.m. June 21,  registration and cancellation by June 20; kayak skills clinic, 1-4 p.m. June 22, at the refuge, $55, kayak rentals $10, registration and cancellation by June 20. 944-9259.

ORONO:

• Sparrow tour of Orono Bog, Prospect and Frankfort with John Wyatt, visit the bog, Mendall Marsh and nearby blueberry barrens, 7 a.m.-noon June 22, meet at Bangor City Forest parking lot. $20 members, $30 others. Advance registration required. 989-2591 or maineaudubon.org.

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