Articles by Dawn Charnetzky

 
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“Searching for Bees in Eastern Cuba” by Alison Dibble: Lecture at Eagle Hill Institute

By Dawn Charnetzky on July 17, 2015, at 3:51 p.m.
Thursday, July 23, 2015 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Rd, Box 9, Steuben, ME For more information: 2075462821; eaglehill.us/events-calendar.shtml Most people assume that normalized relations between the U.S. and Cuba will bring big changes. Will those benefit the Cuban people, and what do …
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Bryan's companion hiking up a mountain in Norway

“Naked in Norway: Wildlife Above the Arctic Circle” a lecture at Eagle Hill

By Dawn Charnetzky on July 03, 2015, at 3:19 p.m.
Thursday, July 9, 2015 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Rd, Box 9, Steuben, ME For more information: 2075462821; eaglehill.us/events-calendar.shtml In the Arctic, Bryan Pfeiffer discovers that Willow Ptarmigans utter the craziest song ever, that a cloudberry tastes like an apricot-mango smoothie, that the …
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Michael Luxner

“Whatever Happened to Beauty?” a lecture by Michael Luxner

By Dawn Charnetzky on June 20, 2015, at 3:52 p.m.
Saturday, July 18, 2015 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Rd, Box 9, Steuben, ME For more information: 2075462821; eaglehill.us/events-calendar.shtml What is the “meaning” of a satisfying artistic experience? “What Ever Happened to Beauty?” is a discussion of aesthetics, primarily of music, ranging from …
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Douglas Allen

“Religion and Violence Today: Why Is There So Much Religious Violence and Can Religion Become a Force for Peace?” a lecture by Douglas Allen

By Dawn Charnetzky on June 20, 2015, at 3:49 p.m.
Saturday, July 11, 2015 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Rd, PO Box 9, Steuben, ME For more information: 2075462821; eaglehill.us/events-calendar.shtml Religion and Violence Today” dominates much of the news about Iraq, Syria, Yemen, Palestine, Israel, Nigeria, Mali, and other parts of the world, …
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The Ruth Moore house on Gotts Island, Maine

“Island Time: Literature that describes the Singular Rhythms of Life on Maine’s Coastal Islands” lecture by Laura Cowan at Eagle Hill

By Dawn Charnetzky on June 17, 2015, at 4:22 p.m.
Saturday, June 27, 2015 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Rd, PO Box 9, Steuben, ME For more information: 207-546-2821 ext. 2; eaglehill.us/events-calendar.shtml Literature that describes living on Maine’s remote coastal islands revolves around people’s reliance on tide tables, ferry schedules, seasonal fishing, and …
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Mark Seaward doing research in Easter Europe

“A Botanist in Eastern Europe” lecture by Mark Seaward, at Eagle Hill

By Dawn Charnetzky on June 17, 2015, at 4:16 p.m.
Thursday, June 25, 2015 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Rd, PO Box 9, Steuben, ME For more information: 207-546-2821 ext. 2; eaglehill.us/events-calendar.shtml Since 1976, the speaker has been a regular visitor to eastern Europe, spending more than 10% of his academic life in …
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The artist Frederic Stuart Richardson

Artist’s grandson to lecture on his grandfather’s work

By Dawn Charnetzky on June 13, 2015, at 3:43 p.m.
Saturday, June 20, 2015 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Rd, PO Box 9, Steuben, ME For more information: 207-546-2821, ext. 2; eaglehill.us/events-calendar.shtml STEUBEN | Learn about the life and times of Frederic Stuart Richardson, a well-known artist born in 1855 who successfully …
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“Alpine Invasion: Plants, Birds and Other Animals of the New England Alpine and the recent Dandelion Invasion”

By Dawn Charnetzky on June 04, 2015, at 4:19 p.m.
Thursday, June 11, 2015 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Rd, PO Box 9, Steuben, ME For more information: 2075462821; eaglehill.us “Life at the top” is hard for the flora and fauna that eek out a living in New England’s highest peaks. How do …
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Maine Through Memoirs – Lecture by Judy Hakola at Eagle Hill

By Dawn Charnetzky on June 03, 2015, at 4:23 p.m.
Saturday, June 13, 2015 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Rd, PO Box 9, Steuben, ME For more information: 207-546-2821 ext. 2; eaglehill.us What can we learn about both the literary genre itself and Maine’s inhabitants and culture by reading memoirs by Maine writers? …
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Seafood Chowder Cook-Off Benefit for the ARK

By Dawn Charnetzky on May 29, 2015, at 5:06 p.m.
Sunday, June 7, 2015 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Christopher’s Restaurant at Eagle Hill, 59 Eagle Hill Road , Steuben, Maine For more information: 207-546-1219; eaglehill.us/christophers/index.shtml Christopher’s Restaurant at is holding a Seafood Chowder Cookoff as a benefit event for the ARK Animal Shelter in Cherryfield. Who makes the …
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Tom Seymour at Woody Wheaton Land Trust at Forest City

Foraging for Wild Edible Plants: A Weekend Workshop

By Dawn Charnetzky on May 05, 2015, at 8:44 a.m.
Friday, May 29, 2015 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.Saturday, May 30, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Sunday, May 31, 2015 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, PO Box 9 (59 Eagle Hill Rd), Steuben, ME For more information: 207-546-2821, ext. 1; eaglehill.us/programs/nhs/nhs-calendar.shtml Nature provides the food – …
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The Woo Downeast plays at Eagle Hill.  Gerard Reuter on oboe, Richard Hsu on violin, Heidi Powell on viola.

Spring Chamber Concert: The Woo Downeast

By Dawn Charnetzky on April 10, 2015, at 5:23 p.m.
Saturday, May 30, 2015 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, PO Box 9 (59 Eagle Hill Rd), Steuben, ME For more information: 207-546-2821 ext. 2; eaglehill.us/concerts Woo (Without Opus) returns with more lighthearted and eclectic chamber music vignettes, featuring Gerard Reuter on oboe, Richard Hsu on violin, …
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Richard Hsu on violin

Spring Chamber Concert: The Silver Duo

By Dawn Charnetzky on April 10, 2015, at 5:19 p.m.
Saturday, April 25, 2015 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, PO Box 9 (59 Eagle Hill Rd), Steuben, ME For more information: 207-546-2821 ext. 2; eaglehill.us/concerts Features Schubert piano trio No. 1 in B flat Major, D. 898
with Richard Hsu on violin; Noreen Silver on cello; Phillip …
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Heidi Powell on violin

Baroque Orchestra of Maine Chamber Concert at Eagle Hill

By Dawn Charnetzky on Feb. 24, 2015, at 3:27 p.m.
Saturday, March 21, 2015 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Road, Steuben, ME For more information: 207-546-2821, ext. 2; eaglehill.us/programs/chamber-concerts/chamber-concerts.shtml The Baroque Orchestra of Maine (BOOM) performs baroque music by Bach, Corelli, Marini & Castello on period instruments, featuring Heidi Powell on baroque violin, …
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The Woo Downeast performs at Eagle Hill

Spring Chamber Concerts at Eagle Hill in Steuben

By Dawn Charnetzky on Feb. 24, 2015, at 3:08 p.m.
The Circle of Friends of Music at Eagle Hill invites you to three Saturday classical chamber concerts this spring, featuring the musicians of the Baroque Orchestra of Maine (BOOM) and their colleagues on March 21, April 25 and May 30. Join us in the intimate salon-style setting of the Commons …
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A student makes butter with professor Joseph Kakareka

The Science of Cooking Weekend Workshop at Eagle Hill, Dec. 19-21

By Dawn Charnetzky on Dec. 03, 2014, at 5:12 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, PO Box 9 (59 Eagle Hill Rd), Steuben, ME For more information: 207-546-2821 ext. 1; eaglehill.us/programs/fall-workshops/fall-workshops.shtml What happens when a professor …
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Chamber Concert at Eagle Hill on Dec. 6th

By Dawn Charnetzky on Nov. 24, 2014, at 2:08 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Rd, Box 9, Steuben, ME For more information: 207-546-2821 ext. 2; eaglehill.us/programs/fall-workshops/chamber-concerts.shtml Eagle Hill is holding its third Chamber Music concert of its fall series on Saturday, December 6th at 5pm in Steuben. Romantic …
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Jill Weber speaking to her snow-covered students

Mysteries of Winter Botany are Uncovered in Weekend Workshop at Eagle Hill

By Dawn Charnetzky on Nov. 13, 2014, at 2:43 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Rd, PO Box 9, Steuben, ME For more information: 207-546-2821 ext. 1; eaglehill.us/programs/fall-workshops/fall-workshops.shtml Summer is gone and flowers …
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Violinist Richard Hsu

World Class Baroque Musicians to perform at Eagle Hill Nov. 22nd

By Dawn Charnetzky on Nov. 06, 2014, at 12:44 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Rd, PO Box 9, Steuben, ME For more information: 207-546-2821 ext. 2; eaglehill.us/programs/fall-workshops/chamber-concerts.shtml The second classical chamber music concert of an inaugural fall series will take place in the intimate salon-style setting at the …
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Harvest Dinner at Christopher’s Restaurant

By Dawn Charnetzky on Nov. 04, 2014, at 12:42 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Christopher’s Restaurant at Eagle Hill, 59 Eagle Hill Rd., Steuben, ME For more information: 2075461219; eaglehill.us/christophers/index.shtml Gobble, gobble! Harvest Dinner at Christopher’s Restaurant featuring local meats, root vegetable dishes and winter squash. Regular menu will also be available. Call 546-1219.Story …