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Church to serve casserole supper

on July 07, 2016, at 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Elm Street Congregational Church, Elm Street, Bucksport, Maine BUCKSPORT — A casserole supper will be held 5-6 p.m. Saturday, July 16, at the Elm Street Congregational Church. The supper menu will include homemade casseroles, salads, rolls and pies. The cost is …
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Dedham church announces date of baked bean supper

on July 07, 2016, at 3:20 p.m.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Dedham Church, Route 46, Dedham, Maine DEDHAM — A baked bean supper will be served 5-6:30 p.m. Saturday, July 16, at Dedham Church, Route 46, in the Dedham Village. The menu will offer baked beans, coleslaw, potato salad, hot dogs, rolls, brown …
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Dixmont church to host monthly fellowship breakfast

on July 07, 2016, at 3:13 p.m.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Dixmont snowmobile clubhouse, Dixmont, Maine DIXMONT — Dixmont United Methodist Church will hold its monthly fellowship breakfast 7-9 a.m. Saturday, July 16, at the Dixmont snowmobile clubhouse.  The buffet meal will offer eggs, bacon, sausage, baked beans, potatoes, muffins, toast, juice, …
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Orrington’s Old Home Week will feature living history and lively fun

on July 07, 2016, at 3:06 p.m.
ORRINGTON — The Northeastern Primitive Rendezvous is coming to Orrington July 15-22, 2016. As a part of Orrington’s Old Home Week, hundreds of settlers, including the local Acadia Frontiersmen, will descend upon the historic Wiswell Farm, set up their canvas tents and live as our ancestors did hundreds of years …
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Historical society to host program on family dairy farm

on July 07, 2016, at 3:02 p.m.
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: East Orrington Congregational Church, 14 Center Drive, Orrington, Maine ORRINGTON — The Orrington Historical Society will present a program on the Ring Dairy Farm family, after the public bean supper, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 19, at East Orrington Congregational Church, 14 …
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Bucksport church women’s group’s first bake sale of season on July 16

on July 07, 2016, at 2:53 p.m.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Bucksport True Value Store, 3 Acadia Way, Bucksport, Maine For more information: 207-469-9979 BUCKSPORT, Maine — The  Bucksport United Methodist Church’s Women’s Society for Christian Service will hold its first bake sale of the season 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, July 16, at …
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Bean supper in Bucksport will benefit heating fund for families

on July 07, 2016, at 2:39 p.m.
Saturday, July 23, 2016 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Arey Community Building, 1160 River Road, Bucksport, Maine BUCKSPORT — A baked bean and casserole supper will take place 5-6 p.m. Saturday, July 23, at the Arey Community Building, 1160 River Road. Baked beans, casseroles, salads and pies will be on the menu. The …
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Bangor Christian Schools fourth quarter honor roll

By Dierdre Vadas on July 07, 2016, at 1:07 p.m.
Bangor Christian Schools Fourth quarter honor roll Grade 12, high honors: Jasmine Brown, Ashleigh Collins, Abigail Cross, Taylor Eastman, Alexa England, Sarah Faris, Abigail Hall, Daini Lui, Kayla Perkins, Yingqian Sun, Amber Wilcox; honors: Samuel Apalsch, Sarah Curioli, Carl Jewell, Elena Lee, Jacob Linnehan, Courtney Nguyen, Katie Swanson, Lindsay Turtlott, Lauren Van …
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Holden church seeks crafters for annual blueberry festival

on July 07, 2016, at 11:39 a.m.
HOLDEN, Maine — Crafters are being sought for Holden Congregational Church’s Blueberry Festival to be held 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at the church, 9 Rider Bluff Road. Table fee is by donation. Call Zita Osgood at 570-6094.   This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news →
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Summer Chess Camp set for July 25-29 in Bangor

By Catherine Rudnicki on July 07, 2016, at 9:45 a.m.
Monday, July 25, 2016 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.Tuesday, July 26, 2016 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.Wednesday, July 27, 2016 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.Thursday, July 28, 2016 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.Friday, July 29, 2016 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Bangor Parks and Recreation, 647 Main St., Bangor, …
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St. John’s Organ Society summer concert series begins July 26

on July 07, 2016, at 9:29 a.m.
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: St. John’s Catholic Church, 207 York St., Bangor, Maine BANGOR, Maine — St. John’s Organ Society summer concert series begins at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 26, at St. John’s Catholic Church, 207 York St., with “Magnificat!”, a special concert in collaboration with Blue Hill …
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Apostolic Lighthouse Church reunion potluck planned in August

on July 07, 2016, at 9:18 a.m.
Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Fairmount Park, Norway Road, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-262-9505 BANGOR, Maine — A family reunion potluck for anyone who has ever attended Apostolic Lighthouse Church, 517 Hammond St., will be held noon-3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, at Fairmount Park, …
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Historian to discuss WWII-era construction of air base in Bangor

on July 07, 2016, at 8:57 a.m.
Thursday, July 14, 2016 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Isaac Farrar Mansion, 166 Union St., Bangor, Maine BANGOR — Bangor in World War II: A Lecture Series, Part Two: Miracle on Hammond Street will be presented by the Bangor Historical Society at noon Thursday, July 14, at the Isaac Farrar Mansion, 166 Union …
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Art show on display July 22 in Bangor

on July 07, 2016, at 8:47 a.m.
Friday, July 22, 2016 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: CoeSpace, 48 Columbia St., Bangor, Maine For more information: jilleburke.wordpress.com BANGOR — “My People (aren’t people),” an art show featuring the work of Jill E. Burke, will be on display 7-9:30 p.m. Friday, July 22, at CoeSpace, 48 Columbia St. …
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Operation Christmas Child

Donate to Operation Christmas Child during Orrington Old Home Week

By Susan Pate on July 07, 2016, at 8:16 a.m.
Friday, July 22, 2016 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.Saturday, July 23, 2016 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Give to Operation Christmas Child during Orrington Old Home Week, 696 River Road, Orrington, Maine For more information: 207-478-5644; orringtonoldhomeweek.com ORRINGTON — The spirit of giving is alive an well in Orrington. …
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Zhen Piao

Zhen Piao organ concert at St. John’s Catholic Church in Bangor

By Cathy Bruno on July 06, 2016, at 5:20 p.m.
Thursday, July 28, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: St. John’s Catholic Church, 207 York St., Bangor, ME For more information: hookopus288.net/ BANGOR — St. John’s Organ Society will present the 24th Summer Recital Series on Maine’s largest 19th-century tracker-action pipe organ, E. & G. G. Hook’s magnificent Opus …
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Invasive plant paddle workshop planned

By Amy Polyot on July 06, 2016, at 3:23 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Boat landing, Indian Island, Maine For more information: 947-6622, ext.3; mainevlmp.org/invasive-plant-patrol-workshops/plant-paddle-registration/ INDIAN ISLAND — The Penobscot County Soil and Water Conservation District and the Penobscot Nation Water Resource Program with the assistance of the Maine Volunteer Lake Protection Program will …
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Registration for the Kids Conservation Field Day will close on July 15

By Amy Polyot on July 06, 2016, at 3:12 p.m.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Leonard’s Mills, Bradley, Maine For more information: 947-6622, ext. 3 BRADLEY — The Penobscot County Soil and Water Conservation District will sponsor a Kids Conservation Field Day 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday, July 20, at Leonard’s Mills. The youngsters will learn …
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UCP of Maine’s Pumpkins in the Park seeks volunteers

By Andrew Lohman on July 05, 2016, at 12:14 p.m.
BANGOR — The 14th annual UCP of Maine Pumpkins in the Park trick-or-treating event is growing and helping hands are needed to assist with setup, ticket sales, supervising children in the bounce house, painting faces, keeping traffic flowing, making popcorn, working the photo booth, etc. Pumpkins in the Park is …
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Listen for the bats on evening field trip

on July 05, 2016, at 8:11 a.m.
Friday, July 8, 2016 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Location: Fields Pond Audubon Center, Fields Pond, Orrington, Maine For more information: curranhomestead.org ORRINGTON — Eric Blomberg and Sabrina Morano will lead an excursion to look for and listen to bats 8-9:30 p.m. Friday, July 8, at the Fields Pond Audubon …