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By Kaylah Dinsdale on Sept. 29, 2016, at 4:35 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 3, 2016 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Kennebunk Free Library, 112 Main St, Kennebunk, ME For more information: 888-922-4763; girlscoutsofmaine.org/en/events/event-list.html Girl Scouts helps girls develop their full potential. When a girl becomes a Girl Scout, she grows into a young woman who is self-confident, strong and compassionate. …
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Bangor YMCA receives $2,500 check from Bangor Savings Bank Foundation

on Sept. 29, 2016, at 3:48 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — The Bangor YMCA has received $2,500 from the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation for its Learning Centers in their Discovery Friends Early Childhood Education program. “With this grant, we can focus on STEM education: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics with our 2.5 to 5 year olds,” said Beth Cassidy, Early …
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The Wild Gardens of Acadia

The Wild Gardens of Acadia

By swhplibrary on Sept. 29, 2016, at 3:46 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us Anne Kozak and Susan Leiter, authors of The Wild Gardens of Acadia, will be speaking about their new book at the Southwest Harbor Public Library …
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Church in Bucksport offers buffet breakfast

on Sept. 29, 2016, at 3:33 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Location: Bucksport United Methodist Church, 71 Franklin St., Bucksport, Maine For more information: church office at 469-3622 or Ed Petravicz at 469-9979 The Bucksport United Methodist Church, at 71 Franklin Street in Bucksport, will host a breakfast buffet 6:30-9:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, …
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Orono Bog Boardwalk closing early for the season

on Sept. 29, 2016, at 3:31 p.m.
ORONO, Maine — The Orono Bog Boardwalk will close at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 15. This is six weeks sooner than normal, but is necessary for phase three of the Boardwalk reconstruction process. Between the mid-October’s closure and next spring’s reopening, 48 more sections of the boardwalk will be replaced, along with …
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Fashion boutique in Belfast will hold grand opening Oct. 9

on Sept. 29, 2016, at 2:52 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. Location: 45 Searsport Ave., Belfast, Maine For more information: iconcepta.myshopify.com BELFAST — iConcepta Boutique, a fashion shop catering to young women, will hold its grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony at noon Sunday, Oct. 9, at 45 Searsport Ave., next …
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Harvest Moon Festival set for Oct. 16 in Belfast

on Sept. 29, 2016, at 2:42 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Steamboat Landing Park, Belfast, Maine BELFAST — A Harvest Moon Festival will be held 4-6:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 16, at Steamboat Landing Park. The event will offer Cold Comfort Theater singers and dancers, Belfast Uke Club, Lincoln Blake on keyboard, …
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A Changing Casco Bay: Professional Development for Southern Maine educators

By Sara Biron on Sept. 29, 2016, at 2:39 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Southern Maine Community College, 2 Fort Rd, South Portland, ME For more information: 2077415862 Two Wednesdays, November 2 & 16, 4:30-8 PM Story continues below advertisement. A Changing Casco Bay will focus …
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Belfast Community Radio potluck supper and music jam

By HungryHeronFarm on Sept. 29, 2016, at 2:20 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 14, 2016 6 p.m. to 12 a.m. Location: 17 Court St., Belfast, Maine For more information: 207-722-3383 BELFAST — Belfast Community Radio is launching its fundraising drive on behalf of the station’s equipment costs at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, at 17 Court St. The event will feature …
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UUCB Concerts for a Cause: EMMA’S REVOLUTION

By Susan Michaud on Sept. 29, 2016, at 2:02 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Location: Unitarian Universalist Church of Brunswick, 1 Middle Street, Brunswick, ME For more information: 2077298515; emmasrevolution.com/live/ UUCB Concerts for a CauseStory continues below advertisement. presents Emma’s Revolution Saturday, October 22 at 7:30 pm Unitarian Universalist Church of Brunswick 1 Middle Street, …
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FREE DEVICE WORKSHOP IN BANGOR PROVIDES TIPS TO CREATE A DIGITAL DIARY

By Kelly Cioe on Sept. 29, 2016, at 1:52 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Location: U.S. Cellular, 33 Mid Mall Boulevard, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-942-5218; uscellular.com Natural disasters such as floods, tornadoes, hurricanes, wildfires and earthquakes can happen at any time. A smartphone or tablet can act as a digital diary or fire …
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Fire department event will include fire safety workshop for children

on Sept. 29, 2016, at 1:51 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Bradley fire station, Bradley, Maine BRADLEY — The Bradley Fire Department will hold a spaghetti dinner and child-friendly fire safety workshop 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, at the fire station. The cost is $6, $15 family. Donations and returnable bottles …
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Brown Bag Lunch series: ‘Hail to the Chiefs: Presidents in Bangor’

on Sept. 29, 2016, at 1:39 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Isaac Farrar Mansion, 17 Second St., Bangor, Maine BANGOR — Bangor Historical Society will hold its next offering in the Brown Bag Lunch series at noon Tuesday, Oct. 4, at the Isaac Farrar Mansion, 17 Second St. Guest speaker will be …
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Ghostly walking tours will channel Bangor’s eerie past

on Sept. 29, 2016, at 1:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.Saturday, Oct. …
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Potatoes, apples and cider: Maine foods for October

on Sept. 29, 2016, at 1:06 p.m.
ORONO — University of Maine Cooperative Extension publishes information to help find, grow, use, preserve and store in-season fruits and vegetables in Maine. Visit extension.umaine.edu to order or download bulletins to fit the season, including October favorites such as “Let’s Preserve: Apples,” “Vegetables and Fruits for Health: Potatoes” and “Safe …
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3-Hut Guided Ski Tour at Maine Huts & Trails

By Juli Settlemire on Sept. 29, 2016, at 12:59 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 30, 2017 7 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017 12 a.m. to 7 a.m. Location: Maine Huts & Trails , Office – 496 Main Street, Unit C, Kingfield, Maine For more …
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1-Hut Guided Ski Intro at Maine Huts & Trails

By Juli Settlemire on Sept. 29, 2016, at 12:57 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 7 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017 12 a.m. to 7 a.m. Location: Maine Huts & Trails , Office – 496 Main Street, Unit C, Kingfield, Maine For more information: 207-265-2400; mainehuts.org Advance reservations required to participate in this trip. Space is limited.Story continues below …
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4-Hut Guided Ski Expedition at Maine Huts & Trails

By Juli Settlemire on Sept. 29, 2016, at 12:55 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 23, 2017 5 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Friday, Jan. 27, 2017 12 a.m. to 7 a.m. Location: Maine Huts & Trails , Office – 496 …
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Supper, auctions will benefit man hurt in motorcycle accident

on Sept. 29, 2016, at 12:50 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 4 p.m. to 12 a.m. Location: cafeteria at Hermon High School, Hermon, Maine For more information: Joyce Scripture at 852-3662, Blair Scripture at 852-3202, Kate Wiggin at 745-6283, Kristy Ross at 735-5207, and Brenda Nason at 949-4701 HERMON — A spaghetti supper will be held 5-7 …
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2-Hut Guided Ski Adventure at Maine Huts & Trails

By Juli Settlemire on Sept. 29, 2016, at 12:46 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 20, 2017 7 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017 12 a.m. to 7 a.m. Location: Maine Huts & Trails , Office – 496 Main Street, Unit C, Kingfield, Maine For more information: 207-265-2400; mainehuts.org Advance reservations required to participate …