Articles by Marianne Pinkham

 
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LUNCH-CARE-GIVING-COOKING

By Marianne Pinkham on April 27, 2016, at 10:54 a.m.
LUNCH, CARE-GIVING AND COOKING BACK BURNER COOKING RECIPES AND REFLECTIONS FOR CARING IN THE HOME WITH AUTHOR HANNAH DUNCAN TAYS AT SPECTRUM GENERATIONS COASTAL COMMUNITY CENTER Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street in Damariscotta will host its weekly lunch and learn program on Wednesday, May 4 at 11:15am. …
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BLAZE A TRAIL DURING OLDER AMERICAN’S MONTH

By Marianne Pinkham on April 27, 2016, at 10:37 a.m.
BLAZE A TRAIL DURING OLDER AMERICAN’S MONTH 2016 AT SPECTRUM GENERATIONS COASTAL COMMUNITY CENTER Damariscotta, Maine – April 22, 2016: May is a month of fresh beginnings. Perennials bloom once again, blazing a trail of bright color. May is also when we celebrate Older American’s Month (OAM), acknowledging the perennial …
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LUNCH AND LEARN ;VETERANS VOLUNTEERING, AND MORE

By Marianne Pinkham on April 27, 2016, at 10:23 a.m.
Lunch and Learn On the Road May 25 at the Kennedy Learning Center at Camp Kieve, Kieve Road, Nobleboro, Maine lunch & veterans Volunteering for Veterans with Martha Brown, Waldoboro Library Women’s Group. Entrée: Chef’s Choice $6.00 per person Advanced Reservations Required. Unless otherwise noted call 563-1363 by Monday – …
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MAH JONGG; WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT?

By Marianne Pinkham on April 27, 2016, at 10:05 a.m.
MAH JONGG WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT? COASTAL’S AMERICAN MAH JONGG GROUP UNDER THE GUIDANCE OF JANE TEDROW IS RETURNING AFTER A WINTER HIATUS COME AND DISCOVER A NEW WAY TO BUILD COMMUNITY WHILE LEARNING TO PLAY MAH JONGG AT SPECTRUM GENERATIONS COASTAL COMMUNITY CENTER Damariscotta, Maine – April 22: Are …
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START TALKING – A COMMUNITY CONVERSATION “DON’T LET THE BLUES HANG AROUND”

By Marianne Pinkham on April 20, 2016, at 10:16 a.m.
KNOX COUNTY TRANSPORTATION LOOP TO SPECTRUM GENERATIONS 5TH ANNUAL START TALKING – A COMMUNITY CONVERSATION “DON’T LET THE BLUES HANG AROUND” SPONSERED BY THE ROTARY CLUB OF CAMDEN AGING IN THE RIGHT PLACE SYMPOSIA HOSTED BY SPECTRUM GENERATIONS COASTAL COMMUNITY CENTER AT THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS …
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LUNCH AND BASEBALL LET’S PLAY BALL with THE SEA DOGS

By Marianne Pinkham on April 20, 2016, at 9:13 a.m.
LUNCH AND BASEBALL LET’S PLAY BALL; THE SEA DOGS – MAINE’S BASEBALL TEAM AND OUR RED SOX AFFILIATE WITH CHRIS CAMERSON, ASSISTANT GENERATION MANAGER AND DIRECTOR OF MEDIA RELATIONS AT SPECTRUM GENERATIONS COASTAL COMMUNITY CENTER Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street in Damariscotta will host its weekly lunch …
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THE AARP SMART DRIVER SEMINAR PROMOTING INDEPENDENCE AND SAFETY

By Marianne Pinkham on April 14, 2016, at 10:43 a.m.
THE AARP SMART DRIVER SEMINAR PROMOTING INDEPENDENCE AND SAFETY ON THE ROAD AT SPECTRUM GENERATIONS COASTAL COMMUNITY CENTER The Central Maine Area Agency on Aging Aging and Disability Resource Center Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center is proud to co-sponsor the AARP Smart Driver Seminar with the American Association of Retired …
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LUNCH, PHILANTHROPY AND COMMUNITY

By Marianne Pinkham on April 14, 2016, at 9:42 a.m.
LUNCH, PHILANTHROPY AND COMMUNITY HAVE YOU HEARD? LINCOLN COUNTY HAS ITS OWN MAINE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FUND WITH LAURA KIM LEE, PROGRAM OFFICER AT SPECTRUM GENERATIONS COASTAL COMMUNITY CENTER Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street in Damariscotta will host its weekly lunch and learn program on Wednesday, April 20 …
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ELEMENTS OF PHOTOGRAPHY: MOVING FROM AUTO TO MANUAL

By Marianne Pinkham on April 14, 2016, at 9:22 a.m.
ELEMENTS OF PHOTOGRAPHY: MOVING FROM AUTO TO MANUAL A WORKSHOP WITH PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER with ROBERT GORRILL, APSA, MNEC AT SPECTRUM GENERATIONS COASTAL COMMUNITY CENTER Most new DSLR camera owners use very little of the potential of their cameras. (DSLR =Digital Single Lens Reflex). The thought of moving off AUTO can …
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BUILDING A HEALTHIER COMMUNITY

By Marianne Pinkham on April 07, 2016, at 10:15 a.m.
LUNCH AND COMMUNITY HEALTH BUILDING A HEALTHIER COMMUNITY WITH MICHAEL J. GLENNON, MPH PROGRAM COORDINATOR, EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY HEALTH LINCOLN COUNTY HEALTHCARE AT THE WAVUS CAMP FOR GIRLS IN JEFFERSON HOSTED BY SPECTRUM GENERATIONS COASTAL COMMUNITY CENTER Spring is a time of renewal and new beginnings. It’s also a time …
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Learn about companion planting

By Marianne Pinkham on April 07, 2016, at 9:59 a.m.
Friday, April 22, 2016 10 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Maine St. , Damariscotta, Maine For more information: 563-1363 DAMARISCOTTA — In celebration of Earth Day, master gardener and beekeeper Jean Vose will discuss plants most commonly used in companion gardening, and why at …
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THE AARP SMART DRIVER SEMINAR

By Marianne Pinkham on April 07, 2016, at 9:50 a.m.
THE AARP SMART DRIVER SEMINAR PROMOTING INDEPENDENCE AND SAFETY ON THE ROAD AT SPECTRUM GENERATIONS COASTAL COMMUNITY CENTER The Central Maine Area Agency on Aging Aging and Disability Resource Center Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center is proud to co-sponsor the AARP Smart Driver Seminar with the American Association of Retired …
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Peony Garden Profusion Workshop with Marie & Jim Erskine

By Marianne Pinkham on March 31, 2016, at 11:23 a.m.
Thursday, April 14, 2016 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street, Damariscotta, Maine For more information: 563-1363; spectrumgenerations.org Peonies are plants that easily create an obsession. The popular herbaceous peony bloom tends to explode in color and then is gone in the blink …
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Organist Jay Zoller to perform the music of Thomas Alberg

By Marianne Pinkham on March 30, 2016, at 3:43 p.m.
Sunday, April 3, 2016 3 p.m. to 12 a.m. Location: St. Andrews Episcopal Church, Glidden Street, Newcastle, Maine For more information: 563-1363 NEWCASTLE — Community members and friends of Spectrum Generations are invited to a special Spring Benefit Program of Music by Thomas Aberg performed by organist Jay Zoller of Newcastle …
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Messin’ with Basics: Art with Joyce Steel set for April 11 in Damariscotta

By Marianne Pinkham on March 30, 2016, at 2:49 p.m.
Monday, April 11, 2016 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.Monday, April 18, 2016 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main St., Damariscotta, Maine For more information: 563-1363 DAMARISCOTTA — Art instructor Joyce Steel will host these creative art and expression workshops at Spectrum Generations Coastal …
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Lunch and learn program features talk by owner of environmental services company

By Marianne Pinkham on March 30, 2016, at 2:16 p.m.
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 11:15 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main St., Damariscotta, Maine For more information: 563-1363 DAMARISCOTTA — Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main St., will host its weekly lunch and learn program at 11:15 a.m. Wednesday, April 6, at the …
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Canine Good Citizen & Therapy Dog Training with Jean Conte

By Marianne Pinkham on March 29, 2016, at 11:42 a.m.
Thursday, March 31, 2016 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: The Lincoln Home, 22 River Road, Newcastle, Maine For more information: 563-1363 to register; spectrumgenerations.org As humans, we find fulfillment in our lives through our relationships, hobbies, and employment. Our canine companions need to find fulfillment and purpose in their …
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LUNCH AND PUBLIC HEARING;COME AND VOICE YOUR OPINION RE;PROPOSED AREA PLAN ON AGING

By Marianne Pinkham on March 23, 2016, at 2:04 p.m.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Ctr, 521 Main St, Damariscotta, Maine For more information: 563.1363; spectrungenerations.org Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street in Damariscotta will host its weekly lunch and learn program on Wednesday, March 30 at 11:15 a.m. …
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March for Meals on Wheels: Become a Community Champion by Supporting Senior Nutrition Programs

By Marianne Pinkham on March 22, 2016, at 9:08 a.m.
Thursday, March 24, 2016 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street, Damariscotta, Maine For more information: 563-1363; spectrumgenerations.org During the month of March, National Nutrition Month, Spectrum Generations participates in the national March for Meals campaign designed to raise awareness of senior hunger, …
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Spring Benefit Performance by Jay Zoller

By Marianne Pinkham on March 16, 2016, at 10:13 a.m.
Sunday, April 3, 2016 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Glidden Street, Newcastle, Maine For more information: 563-1363; spectrumgenerations.org Thomas Åberg (b. 1952) is a prolific Swedish composer and organist. His organ works, which comprise most of his compositions, are known by their rhythmic joy, simplicity, …