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Murder by the Book at the Jesup Memorial Library

By Melinda Rice on Sept. 26, 2016, at 7:43 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, ME For more information: 207-288-4245; jesuplibrary.org Many of the country’s best mystery writers call New England home. Now is your chance to meet 15 of them at the Jesup Memorial Library …
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Community Businesses are Supporting Bar Harbor Kids Book Festival Set for Oct 22

By Carrie Jones on Sept. 26, 2016, at 4:26 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library, Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine BAR HARBOR — It’s all about the books. And the authors.Story continues below advertisement. And the kids. On Saturday, Oct. 22. the second annual Bar Harbor Kids Book Festival will feature …
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Woodlawn to host Leather Moccasins Workshop

By Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park on Sept. 26, 2016, at 4:17 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Location: Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park, 19 Black House Drive, Rt. 172, Ellsworth, Maine For more information: 207-667-8671; woodlawnmuseum.org Woodlawn welcomes instructor Bill Leach for Leather Moccasins Workshop on Saturday, October 15, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. There is an October …
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Learn to Grow Great Garlic with KELT– Sat. October 15 at the LOCAL Garden

By Becky Kolak on Sept. 26, 2016, at 4:14 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: KELT’s LOCAL Garden, Corner of High Street and Lemont Street, Bath, Maine For more information: 207-442-8400; kennebecestuary.org/local-garden-workshops BATH- Gardeners know that autumn weather signals that it is time to plant garlic! The Kennebec Estuary Land Trust (KELT) welcomes the public …
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Woodlawn presents Spectacular Autumn Stars with Naturalist Lynn Havsall

By Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park on Sept. 26, 2016, at 4:01 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park, 19 Black House Drive, Rt. 172, Ellsworth, Maine For more information: 207-667-8671; woodlawnmuseum.org Woodlawn is pleased to present, Spectacular Autumn Stars A Nature Program at Woodlawn on Wednesday, September 28 from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. …
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John Smith’s 1637 Map & the Osher Map Library

By Ken Gross on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:58 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/john-smiths-1637-map-and-the-osher-map-library-october-13/ Presentation by Matthew Edny, Osher Professor in the History of Cartography, as part of the Library’s ‘Discover History Month.’ Story continues below advertisement. This post was contributed …
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Maine’s Wilderness Frontier & the Settling of Houlton

By Ken Gross on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:43 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/maines-wilderness-frontier-and-the-settling-of-houlton-october-11/ Presentation by Hank Lunn. Part of the Library’s ‘Discover History Month.’Story continues below advertisement. This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news →
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Castine – Trinity Episcopal Church

By Brian MacFarland on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:41 p.m.
Trinity Episcopal Church, 150 Perkins St., will observe Pentecost 20 on Sunday, October 2, 2016 with a celebration of the Holy Eucharist at 9:00 am. The Rev. Steve H. Hayward will be the celebrant and preacher. Please join us refreshments after the liturgy. This post was contributed by a community …
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Tea and Pops Archaeology

By Heather Anderson on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:41 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 17, 2016 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Jordan Pond House, Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-288-3519; abbemuseum.org/calendar/october.html Acadia Centennial Lecture: Is Archaeology Still Relevant in the 21st Century? Story continues below advertisement. Presented by Rebecca Cole-Will, Chief of Resource Management at Acadia National …
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Camden Philosophical Society Reading Group

By Ken Gross on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:33 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/reading-group-of-the-camden-philosophical-society-september-13/ This month the Reading Group of the Camden Philosophical Society discusses the book ‘Being and Event’ by contemporary French philosopher Alain Badiou. All are welcome. FMI: info@philosophyedge.com.Story …
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Tuesday Book Group

By Ken Gross on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:21 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-763-3035; librarycamden.org/event/tuesday-book-club-july-14/ Tuesday Book Group will discuss ‘Circling the Sun’ by Paula McLain. FMI: Mary at 207-763-3035.Story continues below advertisement. This post was contributed by a community member. Submit …
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Murder for Two

By Magnus Stark on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:15 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Bangor Opera House, 131 Main Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-3333; penobscottheatre.org Murder for TwoStory continues below advertisement. October 20-November 6, 2016 book and music by Joe Kinosian book and lyrics by Kellen Blair Show times vary. Please contact …
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Leer y charlar

By Ken Gross on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:13 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/28426/2016-10-11/ Read and chat–entirely in Spanish! Spanish-language reading and conversation group. All who are proficient in Spanish are welcome. FMI contact Lynne Taylor at leerycharlar@gmail.com.Story continues below advertisement. …
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Leer y charlar

By Ken Gross on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:12 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/28426/2016-10-11/ Read and chat–entirely in Spanish! Spanish-language reading and conversation group. All who are proficient in Spanish are welcome. FMI contact Lynne Taylor at leerycharlar@gmail.com.Story continues below advertisement. …
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Presentation: Making it Count – How citizen science can catalyze civic engagement , October 4, 7- 8pm

By pmsercinst on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:02 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, 9 Atterbury Circle, Winter Harbor, Me For more information: 2072881310; schoodicinstitute.org Rick Bonney, Director of Program Development and Evaluation, Cornell Lab of Ornithology presents a lecture entitled “Making it Count: How Citizen Science Can …
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Benefit Dance

By Flora Costigan on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Location: Benefit Dance For Oak Grove Cemetery, Orland Community Center, Orland, Maine For more information: 207-469-0703 Benefit Dance for Orland Oak Grove Cemetery. Featuring Wildwoods Band Location: 21 School House Road, Orland, ME Tickets $12.00 per personStory continues below advertisement. This …
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Culvert replacement in Damariscotta forces detour

on Sept. 26, 2016, at 2:58 p.m.
DAMARISCOTTA, Maine — Biscay Road in Damariscotta will be closed for two days beginning on Tuesday, Sept. 27, due to the Maine Department of Transportation’s replacement of a culvert on that road. The project location is on Biscay Road, approximately 0.75 of a mile from the intersection of Route 1B. …
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Cultural plan launch meeting scheduled for Sept. 27

By Nancy Ketch on Sept. 26, 2016, at 2:50 p.m.
HOULTON, Maine — The cultural planning launch meeting is scheduled for 5:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, at the Houlton Higher Education Center. The project to develop a Cultural Plan is being coordinated by the Regional Creative Council. The plan will cover the tri-county region including Southern Aroostook, Northern Penobscot and …
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Presentation: Making it Count – How citizen science can catalyze civic engagement , October 4, 7- 8pm

By pmsercinst on Sept. 26, 2016, at 2:46 p.m.
Presentation by Rick Bonney, Director of Program Development and Evaluation, Cornell Lab of Ornithology presents a lecture entitled “Making it Count: How Citizen Science Can Catalyze Civic Engagement”, on October 4. Many big questions in ecology and public policy require datasets at scales that exceed the capacity of the scientific …
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Celebration of World Communion Sunday

By perham a,msden on Sept. 26, 2016, at 2:40 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Location: Hammond Street Congregational Church, UCC, Corner of Hammond and High Streets, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-4381 Members and friends of Hammond Street Congregational Church, UCC, at the corner of Hammond and High Streets, Bangor will be celebrating World Communion …