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Geological Sites at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge: A Guided Tour with a Naturalist

By Ann Davidoff on July 31, 2015, at 4:45 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, 35 Hudson Rd., Alton, Maine For more information: 207-889-3031; gatewayseniorswithoutwalls.org This guided walk will examine interesting geological sites at the refuge. The walk is easy, approximately 1 and 1/2 miles. Be prepared for bugs. Wear sun hat …
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Free Community Dinner

By Clarence Blessard on July 31, 2015, at 4:29 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Lincoln Center Baptist Church, 517 Main Street, Lincoln, Maine For more information: 207-290-1674 A Free community dinner for the Lincoln area. The dinner consists of Spaghetti, Meat Balls, Drink, Bread and Dessert. We encourage all in the Lincoln area to …
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Tick Talk: Gateway Seniors at Old Town Public Library

By Ann Davidoff on July 31, 2015, at 4:29 p.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Old Town Public Library, 46 Middle St., Old Town, Maine For more information: 207-889-3031; gatewayseniorswithoutwalls.org Griffin Dill will be presenting our talk about ticks which will cover tick species, ticks habits, tick bite prevention, and dealing with ticks on your …
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FREE Summer Concert

By Norm Poirier on July 31, 2015, at 4:22 p.m.
Join us in Belfast Common on Sunday, August 9th at 4:00 p.m. and listen to the beautiful sounds of “Concepta” sponsored by the Belfast Parks and Recreation Department Belfast Common is located on Miller / Cross Streets in Belfast This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news …
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Tour of Old Town’s Hannaford: Exploring Low Sodium, Tasty Food with a Dietitian

By Ann Davidoff on July 31, 2015, at 4:20 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Hannaford at Old Town, 529 Stillwater Ave, Old Town, Maine For more information: 207-889-3031; gatewayseniorswithoutwalls.org Hannaford’s dietitian will talk to us about low sodium, but tasty cooking and explore with us good products for low sodium meals. Everyone is welcome. …
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Public presentation: “Are Alewives key to rebuilding our coastal cod stocks?” September 8, 7pm – 8:30 pm

By pmsercinst on July 31, 2015, at 3:55 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park & Penobscot East Resource Center, 9 Atterbury Circle, Winter Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-288-1310; schoodicinstitute.org In this public presentation co-sponsored by Schoodic Institute and Penobscot East Resource Center, MacArthur award winner Ted Ames …
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Perkins Homestead National Historic Landmark in Newcastle, ME.

Frances Perkins Center to Celebrate 80th Anniversary of Social Security Act with Annual Garden Party & Awards Ceremony

By Broadreach Public Relations on July 31, 2015, at 3:31 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 14, 2015 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Perkins Homestead National Historic Landmark, (Transportation to the Homestead will depart from the OceansWide parking lot at 44 Main Street, Newcastle, ME 04553), Newcastle, Maine For more information: (207) 563-3374; francesperkinscenter.org/?p=1064 DAMARISCOTTA, Maine (July 31, 2015) — Marking the 80th …
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Fundy Audubon Lubec Sand Bar field trip

By Charles Gillies on July 31, 2015, at 3:24 p.m.
Monday, Aug. 17, 2015 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Fundy Audubon, 10 Dennison Pt Rd, Trescott, ME For more information: 2077265570 We will meet at the end of Bar Rd (left off of S. Lubec Rd) at 12:30 PM to bird the bar as the tide comes in and …
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Fundy Audubon August Evening Program

By Charles Gillies on July 31, 2015, at 3:16 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Fundy Audubon, 10 Dennison Point Rd, Trescott, Maine For more information: 2077265570 Doug Hitchcock, Maine Audubon’s staff naturalist, will present a talk entitled “The Holy Grail of North American Birding” at 7 pm at the CCLC (Cobscook Community Learning Center) …
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Late Summer Flower Walk in the Wildlands August 16

By gpmct7190 on July 31, 2015, at 2:35 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, Rte. 1 near Rte. 176, Orland, Maine For more information: 207-667-1293; greatpondtrust.org What’s in that wildflower bouquet? Take an easy walk to find and identify late summer bloomers like asters and goldenrods, Sunday, August 16 at …
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Blaze New Wildlands Trail August 15

By gpmct7190 on July 31, 2015, at 2:28 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, Don Fish Trail, Orland, Maine For more information: 207 469-2045; greatpondtrust.org Join Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust for a trail work party to finish the new Hay Ledges Loop Path connecting the Stuart Gross Trail on …
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“A NEW TAKE ON LINCOLNVILLE’S HISTORY” at Tranquility Grange Aug. 12

By Diane O'Brien on July 31, 2015, at 2:23 p.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Tranquility Grange, Belfast Road, 1 mile north of Lincolnville Center, Lincolnville, Maine For more information: 207-789-5987; lincolnvillehistory.org Several recent discoveries have given Lincolnville’s amateur historians a new look at their town’s past. It all started when Randy Harvey began uncovering …
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Gazebones Concert

By Ken Gross on July 31, 2015, at 2:12 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 7, 2015 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library Amphitheatre, Atlantic Avenue, Behind Library, Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/gazebones-trombone-concert-august-7/ The ‘Gazebones,’ a nine-member trombone ensemble from Massachusetts, will play an informal free recital in the Camden Amphitheater. This post was contributed by a community …
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Transformations- Revealing nature’s complex balance: Fine art photographic book by Ramona du Houx

By Ramona du Houx on July 31, 2015, at 2:06 p.m.
Ramona du Houx’s fine art photography has been published, by Polar Bear & Company of Solon, in a book entitled Transformations- Revealing nature’s complex balance, containing 36 original works. Du Houx uses the camera with a painter’s eye. She has exhibited internationally. In Japan she is represented by Gallery Storks …
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Concert with Masanobu Ikemiya: “Classics to Ragtime – A Piano Recital with Commentaries”

By Carolyn Waite on July 31, 2015, at 1:59 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Unitarian Universalist Church, 121 Bucksport Road, Ellsworth, ME For more information: 207-326-8211; goodlife.org Award winning pianist, artistic director and peace activist, Masanobu Ikemiya will present a program with works by Beethoven, Chopin, Debussy, Joplin and more in a concert to …
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Free Movie: The Incredibles

By Ken Gross on July 31, 2015, at 1:54 p.m.
Monday, Aug. 10, 2015 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library Amphitheatre, Atlantic Avenue, Behind Library, Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/the-incredibles-august-10/ (2004, Disney Pictures, PG, 115 min), free showing outdoors in the Camden Amphitheatre for Monday Night Movies in the Park, sponsored by the Camden Public …
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Winning the War over Lyme Disease

By Ken Gross on July 31, 2015, at 1:25 p.m.
Monday, Aug. 10, 2015 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/wellness-presentation-by-robert-sewall-july-13/ Presentation by Paula Jackson Jones, co-founder of Midcoast Lyme Disease Support and Education, who will give an update on important Lyme disease legislation in Maine. Come learn …
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2015 Harbor Fest Cardboard Boat Challenge

By Norm Poirier on July 31, 2015, at 12:52 p.m.
That’s right it is the time of year to start preparing and working on your “cardboard” boat for the ever popular and entertaining Cardboard Boat Challenge to be held on Sunday, August 16 at 11:15 a.m. Steamboat Landing Belfast, Maine. If you would like to be a part of this …
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An Enchanting Evening with Oscar “Andy” Hammerstein on August 6

By Alexandria Brasili on July 31, 2015, at 12:45 p.m.
A fundraiser for Herring Gut Learning Center at the Strand Theatre Please come support Herring Gut Learning Center and enjoy a rare conversation with Oscar “Andy” Hammerstein–grandson of America’s most celebrated and beloved lyricist, Oscar Hammerstein II at the Strand Theatre in Rockland on Thursday August 6 at 7pm. Get …
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Actress accepts difficult ancestry with mercy

By Roxanne Moore Saucier on July 31, 2015, at 11:28 a.m.
When the TLC program “Who Do You Think You Are?” approached actress Ginnifer Goodwin about tracing her ancestry, she said yes with enthusiasm. As the mom of a 1-year-old, “it was super important for me to give him his story,” she said on the July 26 episode. Goodwin knew that …
 
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