Thousands of treasure seekers have made Orrington, Maine the best place in region to find the most incredible bargains. Be a part of the “thrill of the hunt” as you scour the bins, boxes, tables, lawns and garages at over 100 households participating in this annual extravaganza all… Read More
    The Center Drive School Parent-Teacher Group is sponsoring the annual Back-to-School Supply Drive at the Orrington Public Library during Orrington’s Old Home Week and until school starts. Drop off much-needed school supplies in the bins at the Public Library during their regular business hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and… Read More
    The Orrington Public Library is holding their massive Used Book Sale during Orrington’s Old Home Week. Stop by and stock up on fun reading. Whether you like facts or fiction, the Public Library will have just what you are looking for. And the prices are just 25¢, 50¢… Read More
    Celebrate nature during Orrington’s Old Home Week. Get up close with nature with a Native Plant Walk at the Fields Pond Audubon Center on Thursday, July 20 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Explore the habitats at Fields Pond and learn to recognize some of the wildflowers, ferns, shrubs… Read More
    The East Orrington Congregational Church will cook up a delicious Baked Bean and Casserole Supper on Tuesday, July 18 from 4:30-6:00 p.m. Why cook when you can enjoy a home-cooked dinner with friends and neighbors in air conditioned comfort? Donations are accepted at the door. For more information… Read More
    From 3:00-5:00 p.m. on July 17, Orrington’s senior residents are invited to a a special Elder’s Tea in the Grange Hall. This is a great opportunity for the community’s elders to see the Vintage Clothing display and then gather, reminisce and enjoy each other’s company. Tea and coffee… Read More
    For the first time ever, former Orrington resident, Judy Patterson, will be exhibiting her personal collection of antique and vintage clothing. This unique collection, inherited from her family over the years, will be displayed on Monday, July 17 from 1-5 p.m. in the historic Orrington Grange building. Included… Read More
    Come and see what an official Bass Tournament is all about during Orrington’s Old Home Week. The excitement starts with the morning take-off at 7 a.m. sharp when all the speedy bass boats fly to the best bass fishing spots on Brewer Lake. It ends at 3 p.m. Read More
    The Orrington Public Library will host an Adult Watercolor Class taught by local well-known local artist, Lindsay Weirich, on Thursday, July 20, from 5:30-7 p.m. This Old Home Week activity is a great opportunity to learn from a professional. No need to sign up. Just show up and… Read More
    Come and play or watch Orrington Recreation Commission’s Wiffle Ball Tournament on Saturday, July 22, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Center Drive School ball fields. This community-wide event is part of Orrington’s Old Home festivities. Enter a team of family members, co-workers, neighborhoods, classes… whatever!… Read More
    First United Methodist Church of Orrington is cooking up a Chicken BBQ on Saturday, July 22 from 11:30 a.m. until the food runs out. Get there early because the food does run out! This is the perfect place to stop and re-energize during the Endless Yard… Read More
    Ever wonder what happens to your household waste after you put your garbage bags or trash cans out for pick up? Find out on Saturday, July 22, when the Penobscot Energy Recovery Company – PERC – holds its second annual Open House from 10:00 a.m. to… Read More
    Orrington Old Home Week activities continue at the Curran Homestead Village. On Saturday, July 22, from 3 to 7 p.m., visitors can enjoy Bluegrass Music with a variety of local musicians including the Curran’s own banjo-picking board member Jim Leighton. Guests can also enjoy a… Read More
    Grab an Early Bird Breakfast at the East Orrington Congregational Church on Saturday, July 22 from 8 a.m-1 p.m. They will even make breakfast sandwiches to-go for all the hungry bargain shoppers scouring the Orrington Old Home Week Endless Yard Sales. The EOCC will also be… Read More
    You won’t want to miss the Orrington Historical Society’s Yard Sale on July 22-23 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. This HUGE sale is part of the Orrington Old Home Week Endless Yard Sale. Stop by 58 Center Drive and rummage through all their incredible community donations. Read More
    The Curran Homestead Village will hold an Open House & BBQ to celebrate Maine Open Farm Day on Sunday, July 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The public is invited to come and see the many new developments at the Village, including a new timber frame workshop… Read More