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October 23, 2017


Calendar Listings for the Week beginning August 6
Please Take Note:
Email calendar listings to copyedit@freepressonline.com or mail to The Free Press Calendar, 8 North Main St., Suite 101, Rockland, ME 04841 or FAX to 596-6698 by noon the Friday before the Thursday publication date. Please include your name, address and phone number.

NOTEWORTHY

THURSDAY, AUGUST 6:


• Indigo Girls Tickets Now on Sale,
for Tues., Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m. show at Rockland's Strand Theatre. $65 general admission tix: RocklandStrand.com, 594-0700.
• Willy Kelly & Joe Allard Play at Belfast Summer Nights, 5:30-7:30 p.m., outdoor concert at High & Main. Neo-traditional folk & blues. Chris Poulin and Positive People also play. Bring chairs, picnic, kids, dancing feet, but no dogs.
• "Preacher Birds and Teacher Birds," 6 p.m., Rockland Library. Jeff and Allison Wells, authors of "Maine's Favorite Birds," tell surprising stories and share birding adventures. Signing follows.
• "Enchanted Evening" with Andy Hammerstein, 7 p.m., Strand Theatre, Rockland. Oscar Hammerstein's grandson presents memories and film clips of his famous lyricist grandfather, then signs his book, "Hammersteins: A Musical Theater Family." Tix: RocklandStrand.com.
• Wolf Family Concert, 7:30 p.m., Rockport Opera House. Alessio Bax, Italian pianist and winner of the Andrew Wolf Chamber Music Award, and other eminent musicians play. $45/$10 under 25: 236-2823, BayChamberConcerts.org.
The World Goes 'Round, songs by Kander & Ebb from Chicago, Cabaret, Kiss of the Spider Woman and other shows at 7 p.m. Thurs., Fri. & Sat., Aug. 6, 7 & 8, with 2 p.m. matinee Sat., Aug. 8, Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. Tix, $15/$13 members/$5 under 19: 563-3424, AtTheLincoln.org.
• Camden Shakespeare Festival, with pro actors, designers, techies. A Midsummer Night's Dream in Amphitheatre at 6 p.m. Aug. 6, 7, 9, 12, 15, 16. Macbeth at High Mountain Hall at 7 p.m. Aug. 8, 13, 14. $20/$15 seniors & students/$5 under 12: CamdenShakespeare.org, 464-0008.
Dracula, Ten Bucks Theater puts it on at Fort Knox, Prospect, at 7 p.m. Thurs.-Sun., Aug. 6-9 and 13-16. Bring chairs or blankets for seating on parade ground. $10 tix at performance or 469-6553. FMI: FortKnox.MaineGuide.com.
• Bangor State Fair, through Sun., Aug. 9, Bass Park. Rides, games, 4-H contests, livestock displays, demolition derby, steer & ox pulling, truck pulls, fireworks, food eating contests, more. FMI: BangorStateFair.com.
• DaPonte String Quartet's Summer Series II, 7:30 p.m. performances Aug. 6, 11 & 12 of works by Mendelssohn, Stravinsky, Schumann at various venues. Schedule/tix: daponte.org.
• Topsham Fair, through Sun., Aug. 9. Admission includes rides, parking, attractions including demo derby, truck pull, livestock events. FMI: TopshamFair.net.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7:

• Two Farms on Open Garden Days Tour,
10 a.m.-4 p.m. See Gene Cartwright's apple tree farm and Kelly Gould's sheep farm, both on Townhouse Rd. in Lincolnville. $5. Directions: BelfastGardenClub.org. FMI: 323-2368.
• Round-Robin Poetry Reading, 1 p.m., Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland. By poets in Kathleen Ellis's workshops at the Museum. FMI: 596-6457.
• Gazebones Play Free Recital, 1:30 p.m., Camden Amphitheatre. Nine-member trombone ensemble from Massachusetts plays an informal concert.
• Young Composers' Showcase & Salt Bay Chamberfest Concert, Darrows Barn at Round Top Farm, Rte. 1, Damariscotta. At 4 p.m., Salt Bay Chamberfest musicians perform compositions by Camp participants. At 7:30 p.m., they play piano duos by Kurtag and Ravel, Schumann's Andante and Variations, and Schubert's "Death and the Maiden." FMI: SaltBayChamberfest.org.
• Phil Clement Plays in Belfast, 5-8 p.m., Belfast Breeze Inn. No cover.
• Friday Night Café Concerts, Union Hall, Rockport. Bay Chamber Concerts & Music School hosts 6 p.m. program with pieces by Dorati, Bittová, Bottesini and Strauss, and 9 p.m. all-Mozart program. $35/$10 under 25: 236-2823 or BayChamberConcerts.org.
• Belfast Flying Shoes Contradance, American Legion Hall, 143 Church St., Belfast. Community dance 6:30 p.m. $2/$1 kids. Contradance 8 p.m. with music by Anadama. $10/$7 ages 13-20/$4 kids.
• Catie Curtis in Concert, 7 p.m., Georgetown Historical Society, 20 Bay Point Rd. $20. Buy tix at GHS on Weds. 10-5 & Sat. 10-noon, or send check to GHS, P.O. Box 441, Georgetown, ME 04548, to have tix held at door.
• Accidental Seabirds Play, 7-9 p.m., Rock City Cafe, 316 Main St., Rockland. Folk-rock.
• Heaven's Blend Tent Concert, 7 p.m., 855 Atlantic Hwy., Waldoboro. Gospel.
• The Hip Swayers in Thomaston, 7-9 p.m., The Highlands Coffee House, 189 Main St. Country music. No cover.
• Karrin Allyson Sings in Stonington, 7:30 p.m., gWatson Gallery, 68 Main St. Grammy-nominated vocalist/pianist performs in intimate setting. $25. Reservations suggested: 367-2900.
• Stand-Up by Comic Emily Dillon, 8 p.m., Trackside Station, 4 Union St., Rockland. Her set is followed by open mic for musicians, comics, etc. 21+. Free.
• Jesse Feinberg Project Plays in Rockland, 9 p.m., The Speakeasy at Trade Winds Motor Inn. Trio plays standards and originals. $3 cover.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8:

• 43rd Annual North Nobleboro Day,
9 a.m.-5 p.m., North Nobleboro Community Hall, Upper East Pond Rd. Barbecue, auctions, raffles, homemade crafts, more. 10 a.m. music by Debbie Myers and Redneck Rodeo.
• Glimpse Life of 1700s Maine Defense Unit, Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site, New Harbor. Re-enactors in Fletcher's Scouting Company demo camp life, training and tactics. FMI: 677-2423 or FriendsOfColonialPemaquid.org.
• 2nd Annual Celebrate Unity Festival, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Field of Dreams, Unity. Chicken barbecue, music, dancing, kids' activities, vendors. FMI: 948-9005, Programs@UnityBarnRaisers.org.
• Author David Rosenfelt to Speak, 11 a.m., Maine Coast Book Shop, Damariscotta. He discusses and signs his two new books, "Lessons from Tara: Life Advice from the World's Most Brilliant Dog" and "Who Let the Dog Out?"
• Dinner Show with Pete Mazoian, 5-8 p.m., Belfast Breeze Inn. Set menu. FMI: 505-5231 or Facebook.
• LaClaires Concert, 7 p.m., Chestnut Street Baptist Church, Camden. Bluegrass, folk and gospel. Donations at door go to Church's "Save Our Steeple" fund.
• Barbour Clarke Jazz Duo, 7-9 p.m., Rock City Cafe, 316 Main St., Rockland.
• People of Earth Play in Thomaston, 7-10 p.m., The Highlands Coffee House, 189 Main St. Danceable rock, funk, soul. No cover.
• Double Bill: The Warren Hood Band & The Revelers, 7:30 p.m., Strand Theatre, Rockland. Swamp-pop, Cajun, country, blues, zydeco. $25 general admission: RocklandStrand.com, 594-0070.
• Daisy Nell and Captain Stan Perform, 7:30 p.m., Sail, Power & Steam Museum, 75 Mechanic St., Rockland. Seafaring music. $12 in adv. or at door. Save your seat: 701-7627 or 596-0200.
• "An Evening Around the Piano with Kevin Kiley," 7:30 p.m., Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. He accompanies vocalists singing show tunes. $15 adv. tix: BoothbayOperaHouse.com, 633-5159. $18 day of show.
• Wings & Wheels Spectacular, Sat. & Sun., Aug. 8 & 9, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Owls Head Transportation Museum. Aerobatic airshow and wide array of vehicles. Ends with concert by The Mallett Brothers Band on Sun., at 3 p.m., included with $20 admission/free under 18, retired & active military. FMI: OwlsHead.org.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 9:

• Reception to Honor WW II Veterans,
3 p.m., Thomaston Historical Society Museum, 80 Knox St. USO-style ice cream parlor with 1940s music. At the museum, 7 p.m., Tues., Aug. 11, vets share memories, photos, artifacts to commemorate 70th anniversary of WW II's end. Public invited to both.
• "A Pemaquid Century: 1815 to 1915," 7 p.m., Pemaquid Lighthouse Park. Free illustrated talk by Josh Hanna based on his new book, "Pemaquid Peninsula: A Midcoast Maine History." and at Maine Coast Book Shop, Damariscotta, at 1 p.m. Mon., Aug. 10; at Bristol Area Library, Pemaquid Falls, at 5 p.m., Weds., Aug. 12; and at Christmas Cove Improvement Assoc., South Bristol, at 7 p.m. Thurs., Aug. 13.
• Marine Park Celebration, Rockport Harbor, live music with Monark Lisa, cardboard boat races (1 p.m.), games on the grass and the annual Lobster SUP Cup.

MONDAY, AUGUST 10:

• Book Launch for Josh Hanna,
1 p.m., Maine Coast Book Shop, Damariscotta. His new book is "Pemaquid Peninsula: A Midcoast Maine History." Refreshments.
• Maine State Music Theatre's Footlight Follies, free entertainment on outdoor stages 6:45-7:25 p.m. Main show in Bowdoin College's Pickard Theatre at 7:30 p.m. features folk band Schooner Fare and New York City's 2 Ring Circus. $20-$40 tix: msmt.org, 725-8769.
• Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials, 7-10 p.m., Time Out Pub, 275 Main St., Rockland. Blues music & dancing. $15 cover.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 11:

• Talk by Civil War Scholar,
7 p.m., Maine and the Civil War, Camden Library. Tom Desjardin, Maine Commissioner of Education, on his book, "Joshua Chamberlain: A Concise Biography of an Iconic Hero."
• Kenny Neal Band, 7-10 p.m., Time Out Pub, 275 Main St., Rockland. Blues music & dancing. $15 cover.
• Salt Bay Chamberfest Concert, 7:30 p.m., Darrows Barn at Round Top, Rte. 1, Damariscotta. Schafer's String Quartet No. 3, Beethoven's Septet, world premiere of Alan Fletcher's "Romance." Pre-concert talk at 6:30 p.m. Tix: SaltBayChamberfest.org, 522-3749.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12:

• Alice Limoges Plays Free Lunchtime Concert,
noon, Camden Amphitheatre. Hosted by Camden Parks & Rec.
• Mad Hatter Tea Party on the Lawn, 1-3 p.m., Wiscasset Library. Tea, lemonade, treats. Hats encouraged. Rain date: Aug. 19.
• Open Mic with Lincoln Blake, 5-8 p.m., Belfast Breeze Inn. FMI: 505-5231 or Facebook.
• Bay Winds North Band Lawn Concert, 6-7 p.m., rain or shine, Rockport Masonic Center, 361 Main St. (near Simonton Corner). Big band melodies. Bring seating and the kids. Pass the hat for band. Dog and burger plates $7. 50/50 raffle.
• "Michael Menes: Creating a World Full of Humor," 7 p.m., Bayside Community Hall, 813 Shore Rd., Northport. Juggling, physical comedy, magic. $7/$3 kids sug.
• The Best of Times Jazz Quintet, 7:30 p.m., Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. Classic swing to modern jazz. Tix at door: $10/$8 theater members/free under 19.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 13:

• Free Party at Dooryard Farm,
5-8 p.m., 208 Mechanic St., Camden. Maine Farmland Trust invites everyone to celebrate the future of farming. Rockabilly by The Dog Hounds. Harvest Moon Pizza serves local ingredients. Bring a salad or dessert. Donations accepted. FMI: 338-6575 or Ellen@MaineFarmlandTrust.
• West African Drummer at Rockland Picnic, 6 p.m. Rockland Library hosts it on Union Street lawn. Jordan Benissan drums. Bring a picnic & blanket or chair.
• Author Colin Woodard to Speak, 7 p.m., Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. He wraps up Skidompha Library's first "Community Read" by talking about his book, "The Lobster Coast." A reception follows at the Library. Both events public & free.
• "Midsummer Murders: Barbara Ross," 7 p.m., Vose Library, Union. The author reads from and discusses her latest mystery. Refreshments. $8 suggested.
• Hot Club of Cowtown Plays, 7:30 p.m., Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. Jazz, Western swing. $18 adv. tix: BoothbayOperaHouse.com, 633-5159.
• Classical Ensemble Plays Pair of Concerts, hosted by Bay Chamber Concerts. Mozart and Brahms at Rockport Opera House on Thurs., Aug. 13, 7:30 p.m. $45. Stamitz's Clarinet Quartet No. 4 at Rockport's Union Hall on Fri., Aug. 14, 9 p.m. $35. $10 for those under 25. Tix: BayChamberConcerts.org, 236-2823.
Godspell, Cold Comfort Theater puts on the musical at 7 p.m. Thurs.-Sun., Aug. 13-16, at First Baptist Church of Belfast, 95 High St. Tix, $15/$10 teens/$5 under 13, at door (cash or check) or at Left Bank Books, 109 Church St. FMI: 930-7244.

COMING UP:

• Open House, Studio & Garden in Belfast,
Fri., Aug. 14, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tom and Alice Gaines' property, 28 Race St. $5. Directions: BelfastGardenClub.org. FMI: 323-2368.
• 7th Annual Garden Party, Fri., Aug. 14, 3 p.m., Frances Perkins Homestead, Newcastle. Buffet, social hour, awards ceremony to mark 80th anniversary of Social Security. Transport from downtown Newcastle. FMI: 563-3374, FrancesPerkinsCenter.org.
• Author Carl Howe Hansen to Speak, Fri., Aug. 14, 3 p.m., Archipelago, 358 Main St., Rockland. He discusses and signs his novel "Destiny." A portion of sales goes to the Island Institute.
• Nora Cavin Sings in Thomaston, Fri., Aug. 14, 7-9 p.m., The Highlands Coffee House, 189 Main St. The NYC vocalist is accompanied by By the Bay Jazz Trio.
• Luiz Caracol Trio, Fri., Aug. 14, 7:30 p.m., Camden Opera House. Latin-flavored world beats. $18 adv. tix: CamdenOperaHouse.com, 470-7066, Camden Town Office 9-3 M-Th. $22 door.
• Classical Piano & Percussion, Fri., Aug. 14, 7:30 p.m., Darrows Barn at Round Top, Rte. 1, Damariscotta. Salt Bay Chamberfest plays works by Reich, Bartok. Music of Ghana with drummer Sowah Mensah. Pre-concert talk at 6:30 p.m. Tix: SaltBayChamberfest.org, 522-3749.
• Jason Spooner Band on Vinalhaven, Fri., Aug. 14, 7:30 p.m., Smith Hokanson Hall at Vinalhaven School, 22 Arcola Ln. $20 tix: vhpie.org. Online purchases held at door. Benefits Partners in Island Education. FMI: 863-4948.
• Two All-Mozart Programs, by Lincoln Arts Festival Chorus, with soprano Suzanne Nance, and Mozart Mentors Orchestra conducted by Anthony Antolini. Fri., Aug. 14, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. Sun., Aug. 16, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Newcastle. Both 7:30 p.m. Tix, $20/free under 18 & active military: Boothbay Info Center, Boothbay Chamber of Commerce, St. Andrews Village, A Silver Lining, Sherman's or door. FMI: 633-3913, LincolnArtsFestival.net.
• 13th Annual Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show, Fri.-Sun., Aug. 14-16. Gates open daily 10 a.m. in Rockland's Harbor and Buoy parks. $12. The Boatyard Dog Trials are Sunday at 10:30 a.m. FMI: MaineBoats.com, 800-565-4951.
• 6th Annual Belfast Harbor Fest, Fri.-Sun., Aug. 14-16. Cardboard Boat Challenge, barbecue, Classic Small Boat Show, 5K Bug Run, more. Full schedule: BelfastHarborFest.com.
• Olde Bristol Days Vintage Car Show, Sat., Aug. 15, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site, New Harbor. FMI: 677-3707, jftv1@verizon.net.
• "An Evening of Brahms," Sat., Aug. 15, 7 p.m., Performance Hall, 49 South St., Blue Hill. Featuring Appena Trio. Tix, $20/$10 under 12: Library@BagaduceMusic.org, 374-5454.
• Paula Poundstone Show, Sat., Aug. 15, 7:30 p.m., Strand Theatre, Rockland. $35 general admission tix: 594-0070, RocklandStrand.com.
• Jazz Pianist Ellis Marsalis, Sat., Aug. 15, 7:30 p.m., Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $30 adv. tix: BoothbayOperaHouse.com, 633-5159.
• Mega Adoption Event & Open House, Sat. & Sun., Aug. 15 & 16, 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. both days, Lincoln County Animal Shelter, 27 Atlantic Hwy., Edgecomb. Free adult cats, discounted dogs, dozens of kittens, kids' games & crafts. FMI: 882-9677, LCAS Facebook page.
• 16th Annual Tour de Farms Bicycle Ride, Sun., Aug. 16. Starts and ends at Morris Farm in Wiscasset. Routes of 20, 50 or 100 miles, with stops at organic farms. Day ends with Local Foods Barbecue. FMI/registration: MorrisFarm.org.
• "A Musical Journey from Around the World," Sun., Aug. 16, 4 p.m., Edgecomb Community Church, 15 Cross Point Rd. Maine Squeeze Accordion Ensemble plays polkas, waltzes, zydeco, original tunes. Refreshments. Free-will offering.
• Humane Society Benefit with Author David Rosenfelt, Weds., Aug. 19, 7 p.m. WCSH-TV's Don Carrigan hosts talk by Rosenfelt about his two new books. Also, live auction led by Kaja Veilleux with a parade of dogs who need homes. $10 tix: RocklandStrand.com, 594-0070.

CHILDREN, TEENS & PARENTS

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8:


• Childbirth Preparation Class,
10 a.m.-3 p.m., Waldo County General, Belfast. You must register: 338-9348.
• Family Concert at Poe Theater, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Lincoln Academy, Newcastle. Salt Bay Chamberfest musicians play classical favorites and works by local young composers. FMI: SaltBayChamberfest.org.
• "Things That Float" ArtLab for All Ages, 2-4 p.m., Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Bicknell Bldg., 11 Lime St., Rockland. Free marbleizing workshop.

MONDAY, AUGUST 10:

• Final Week of "40 Days of Summer,"
Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Thomaston Library. Free program for all school-age kids with stories, art, fun and lunch. Come on the days you want.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 11:

• "Hero's Party,"
9:30-11:30 a.m., Stockton Springs Library. All kids are invited to dress as their favorite hero. Refreshments. FMI: 567-4147.
• G.A. Morgan Signs New Book, 11 a.m., Maine Coast Book Shop, Damariscotta. She signs the second in the Chantarelle young adult trilogy.
• Free Children's Drawing Class, 4-5 p.m., Rockland Library, 80 Union St. Catinka Knoth provides materials and leads Let's Draw Together! for kids 6 and up (under 11 with adult). This week: Maine birds.
• Watershed School Open House, 5:30-7:30 p.m., 32 Washington St., Camden. Learn about the college-prep program. FMI: Watershed-School.org, 230-7341.
• Mother's Milk Support Group, Tuesdays through Aug. 25, 12:30-2 p.m., Pen Bay Med Center Chapel Room, Rockport. Group interaction and individual assistance when needed. Free. FMI: 921-8345.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12:

• Device Workshop for Parents and Students,
7-8 p.m., 725 Main St., Rockland. Free workshop to help with back-to-school tech queries. RSVP: 594-1912.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 13:

• Barefoot Walk in Thomaston,
9 a.m. Georges River Land Trust leads the "turtle" walk for all ages in Jack Baker Woods. Free. Meet in parking lot on Beechwood St., 3.3 miles south of Rte. 90. FMI: GeorgesRiver.org.
• Free Family Time Yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Dancing Elephant, School St., Rockland. Rachel Nixon leads kids 3-6 and parents or caregivers. Final session.
• Babes in the Woods at Thorpe Preserve, 10-11 a.m. Parents/caregivers invited to bring babies, toddlers, older siblings on easy stroll. Meet at trailhead on McKown Point Rd., Boothbay. FMI: 633-4818 or thall@bbrlt.org.
• Rockland Farmers' Market Kids' Club, kids 5-16 can sign up 10 a.m.-noon any Thursday through Sept. 10 at the Harbor Park market. Weekly activities, new foods to try, shopping tokens.

COMING UP:

• Young Author to Read Her Book,
Fri., Aug. 14, 10 a.m., Jackson Library in municipal complex, Rte. 7 (behind Town Office). Fifth-grader Lydia Schofield of Thorndike reads "Bendy Wendy" during story time. Kids of all ages welcome. FMI: 722-3445.
I Cannot Tell a Lie at George Washington Elementary, Young People's Theater Camp production of an original play by Jim Adolf at The Theater Project, 14 School St., Brunswick, on Fri. & Sat., Aug. 14 & 15, at 7:30 p.m., and Sun., Aug. 16, at 2 p.m. $6 suggested. FMI: 729-8584, TheaterProject.com.
Shrek the Musical, Jr., Maine State Music Theatre's Intern Company presents it Mon., Aug. 17, at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., at Pickard Theater, Bowdoin College campus, 1 Bath Rd., Brunswick. $10-$15 tix: msmt.org, 725-8769.

ONGOING:

• Appleton Library Story Time,
Thursdays, 10:15-11 a.m. With stories and a simple craft. FMI: 785-5656 or AppletonLibraryME.org.
• Barefoot Books Storytime, first Tuesdays, 10 a.m., Highlands Coffee House, Thomaston. Join Dena Davis for stories, songs and fun with puppets. All ages. FMI: 691-9621.
• Belfast Free Library, 106 High St.: • Story Time Tuesdays, 10-10:30 a.m., for babies to 2-year-olds and their siblings. • Story Time Fridays, 10-11 a.m., for kids 2-4 and their siblings.
• Camden Library Story Hours, all at 10 a.m. Mondays: preschoolers. Wednesdays: babies to 2-year-olds (older siblings welcome). Thursdays: 4- and 5-year-olds. Fridays: 2- and 3-year-olds. Saturdays: preschool to early-elementary-age kids.
• Carver Memorial Library, Searsport: • Preschool Story Hour, Mondays, 10:30 a.m. Stories, games and singing for toddlers and their siblings. • The Very Ready Reading Story Hour, first and third Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. For very young learners, FMI: 548-2303.
• Liberty Library Story Time, Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. Mixed-age story time with songs, games, crafts and a snack.
• Rockland Library, 80 Union St.: • Storytime and Crafts for All Ages, Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. • Baby Storytime, Fridays, 10 a.m.
• Rockport Library Preschool Story Time, Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. Babies to 5-year-olds can enjoy stories, finger plays, songs and a craft. Free. FMI: 236-3642.
• Skidompha Library, Damariscotta: • Toddler Time, Tuesdays, 10 a.m. Stories, songs and movement for kids 2-5. • Book Babies, Wednesdays, 10 a.m. Stories, songs and movement for newborns to 3-year-olds. • Ready to Read, Thursdays, 10 a.m. Story hour and crafts for kids 4-5.
• Stockton Springs Library Story Hour, first & third Saturdays, 10-11 a.m. FMI: StocktonSpringsLibrary.org.
• Thomaston Library, 60 Main St.: • Read-Aloud Program, Wednesdays, 3 p.m. For kids 8-12 and their families. Listen and draw storyboards. • Story Time, Thursdays, 11 a.m.-noon. Kids must be with an older family member.
• Vose Library Story Time, Union, Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. Stories and activities. FMI: 785-4733.
• Waldoboro Library: • Book Nook, Mondays, 3:30 p.m. Chapter books read aloud for kids 8-12 and their families. • Story Hour, Wednesdays, 10:15 a.m. Miss Connie reads stories and leads crafts for preschoolers. • Midcoast Music Together, third Monday, 10:30 a.m. Jess Day leads singing, instrument play and movement for kids up to 6.
• Warren Library: • Story Time, Fridays, 10 a.m. Stories, activities and crafts for preschoolers. FMI: 273-2900.

FILM

THURSDAY, AUGUST 6:


A Midsummer Night's Dream,
6:30 p.m., Colonial Theatre, Belfast. Director Julie Taymor's stunning New York City stage production on film. Final showing: Sun., Aug. 9, 4 p.m.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7 - THURSDAY, AUGUST 13:

• COLONIAL THEATRE,
Belfast: "Mr. Holmes," "Ant-Man," "Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation." Subtitles on all Sunday movies.
• FLAGSHIP CINEMAS, Rte. 1, Thomaston: "Fantastic Four," "The Gift," "Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation," "Vacation," "Ant-Man," "Trainwreck," "Minions," "Pixels."
• HARBOR THEATRE,
Boothbay Harbor: "Trainwreck." Showtimes: HarborTheatre.net, 633-0438.
• STRAND THEATRE, Rockland: "Mr. Holmes." FMI: 594-0070 or RocklandStrand.com.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7:

• "In a World...,"
7 p.m., Friday Night Flix at Belfast Library. Free.
• "La Strada," 7 p.m., Friday Night Film Series at Thomaston Library. Free; donations accepted.
• "La Sapienza," 8 p.m., First Friday Films at Rockland's Strand Theatre, co-presented by Farnsworth Art Museum. $8.50/$7.50 Farnsworth members.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8:

• Free Maine Premiere of Film on Senegalese Women,
7:30 p.m., Cushing Historical Society. Director Ed Nef intros his 35-min. film. Discussion follows. Refreshments. FMI: 354-0439.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 9:

• "A Midsummer Night's Dream,"
4 p.m., Colonial Theatre, Belfast. Theatrical show filmed in NY.

MONDAY, AUGUST 10:

• "The Last Picture Show,"
7 p.m., By Popular Demand at Skidompha Library, Damariscotta. $5 suggested.
• "Copenhagen," 7 p.m., Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. First of four free Monday screenings in August to mark 70th anniversary of WW II's end.
• "The Incredibles," 8 p.m., Monday Night Movies in Camden Amphitheatre. Free. Bring seating. Rain postpones.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 11:

• Free Screenings of "Rio 2,"
10 a.m. Aug. 11, 12, 13, Flagship Cinemas, Rte. 1, Thomaston. Final Camp Flagship movie this summer.
• "Exposed: USDA's Secret War on Wildlife," 6:30 p.m., Belfast Library. Award-winning documentary is screened, followed by discussion with director Brooks Fahy. FMI: PredatorDefense.org.
• Movie Night & Craft Beer Launch, 7 p.m., Fog Bar & Café, 328 Main St., Rockland. Island Institute shows "Climate of Change," three films on ocean changes affecting Maine and beyond. Monhegan Brewing Co. intros "15." $1 from each goes to Island Institute. $5 suggested.
• Late Night Screening of "Today's Special," 10:30 p.m., Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. Beer & wine on sale.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12:

• "Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for Our Time,"
11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Wednesdays at the Refuge Film Series at Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 9 Water St., Rockland. The career of "the father of wildlife management." Free.

COMING UP:

• CIFF Passes Now on Sale,
for Sept. 17-20 Camden International Film Festival in Camden, Rockport, Rockland. FMI: CamdenFil-mFest.org.




ART

THURSDAY, AUGUST 6:


• Pinhole Camera Workshop,
1-4 p.m., Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport. Led by Stonington photographer Anne-Claude Cotty. $10/$7 members. FMI: PenobscotMarineMuseum.org, 548-0334.
• Free Book Art Workshop, 7 p.m., Vose Library, Union. Heather Bilodeau teaches how to make a holiday card display from a book. Bring an unwanted book, or choose from those available. All welcome. FMI: 785-4733.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7:

• Reception to Open Show of Prints,
4-6 p.m., Rising Tide Community Market, 325 Main St., Damariscotta. Works by Debra Arter, Mary Boothby, Dick Miller, Kay Miller, Delphine Sherrin of Midcoast Printmakers. Show runs Aug. 2-29.
• Reception to Open "Mainly Maine," 5-7 p.m., River Arts, Rte. 1, Damariscotta. Juried exhibit with more than 100 works in wide variety of media and styles. A concurrent reception for Sarah Wilde will be held at River Arts West Gallery for "Wilde Art," with seascapes, landscapes and pieces from her new Tree Canopies series.
• First Friday Art Walk in Rockland, with galleries open & free admission to Farnsworth Art Museum 5-8 p.m. FMI: ArtsInRockland.org. Receptions include: • CMCA at Bicknell, 11 Lime St. "Float," works in different media by Adam Manley, Tyler McPhee, Emilie Stark-Menneg, Kitty Wales, Core 5 Incident collective. Through Sept. 6. • Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center Art Gallery, 9 Water St. Glass mosaics by Marcella Christensen, oils & watercolors by John Wood, photos by Laz Perpelitt. Through Oct. • CRAFT Gallery, courtyard at 12 Elm St. "Inspired by the Sea" group show. • Win Wilder Hall, 328 Main St. "Still Lives: Curious Observations," works by Sarah Bodine and Elise Wright. • Art Space Gallery, 342 Main St. Works by member artists Jean Byrd, Lara Max, Charlene Vanderslice, Janalee Welch. • Asymmetrick Arts, 405 Main St. "In This World," new work by Alan Clark. Through Aug. 28. • 407 Studios, 407 Main St. Works by gallery members Lois Anne, Katie Barthelette. Dance performances by Patti "Shalimar" Luchetti's students at 5:30 and 7 p.m. • Landing Gallery, 409 Main St. Solo show by Irma Cerese. Through Sept. 20. • Yvette Torres Fine Art, 464 Main St. Works from 1940-50 by Black Mountain College artists including Josef Albers and Lorna Halper. Through Sept. 13. • Michael Good Gallery, 499 Main St. 15th annual Salute to Summer with free sangria, music-themed prints by Nathan Davis, and works by others. • Jonathan Frost Gallery, corner of Main & Park. "Verses," monoprints by Rachel Burgess. • Mural Unveiling, 6:30 p.m., of Farnsworth Museum project on Oak St., between Main & Union.
• Reception to Open Three Shows in Boothbay Harbor, 5-7 p.m., Gleason Fine Art. "Henry Isaacs: Working Color," "Carole Hanson: Stone and Sea," "Abbey Ryan: New Still Lifes." All run to Sept. 1.
• 17th Annual "Eastern Views" Show, The Brick House Gallery, 176 Winslow Mills Rd. (Rte. 32), Waldoboro. Jean Kigel's exhibit of Asian brush painting. Artist's reception 5-7 p.m. Fri., Aug. 7. Show Fri.-Sun., Aug. 7-9, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. each day. FMI: JeanKigel.com, 975-3262.
• Björn Runquist "Open Studio" Show, Fri., Sat. & Sun., Aug. 7, 8 & 9, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Ocean View Grange, Rte. 131, Port Clyde. Recent paintings.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8:

• Coastal Quilters Meeting,
10 a.m., Lions Den, Lions Lane, Camden. No formal program this month. Bring current project. All welcome. No charge.
• Jay Sawyer Open Studio, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 131 Camden Rd. (Rte. 90), Warren. The metal sculptor shows a wide range of work. $5 suggested. FMI: 273-3948, JaySawyer.com.
• Reception for Larry Kinney, 2 p.m., Camden Library. His abstract oils are on view in Picker Room through August.
• Reception for "6 x 6" Group Show, 4-7 p.m., Kefauver Studio & Gallery, Damariscotta. Artists Mary Byrom, Steve Hamlin, Jan Kilburn, Kathleen Horst and Marnie Sinclair each made six artworks, each six inches square. Show runs Aug. 7-26.
• Reception for Dr. Edward White, 5-7 p.m., Tidemark Gallery, 902 Main St., Waldoboro. Sales of his photos help fund St. Lucia girl's trip to Philadelphia Shriners Hospital. Show through August.
• Reception for "Garden Party: Images of Summer," 5-8 p.m., Pascal Hall, 86 Pascal Ave., Rockport. Photos, botanicals, paintings by Kevin Beers, Lynn Karlin, Peter Kukielski, Joyce Tenneson, Amy Williams, Rufus Williams. Show runs through Sept. 6.
• Late Summer Show at New Era Gallery Opens, Vinalhaven. Landscapes by Olena Babak, Elaine Crossman, Judy Taylor. The Windy Way Barn will feature works by Torie Olson, Alison Hildreth.
• Midcoast Potters Tour, Sat. & Sun., Aug. 8 & 9, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. each day. With seven potters opening their studios from St. George to Lincolnville. Map: MidcoastPotters.org.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 9:

• Talk by Barbara Ernst Prey,
4-5 p.m., Blue Water Fine Arts, Main St., Port Clyde. She discusses her current and past works. "Re/Viewing the American Landscape" continues through Labor Day.

MONDAY, AUGUST 10:

• Free Adult Art Class,
11 a.m., Rockland Library, 80 Union St. Catinka Knoth supplies materials and leads the class. This week's theme: Rockland Breakwater.
• Creative Artists Support Group, 6:30-8 p.m., Belfast Library. No charge. FMI: 223-0052, ben 496@prexar.com.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 11:

• Free Program with Artist Alex Katz,
7 p.m., Talking Art in Maine at Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. First a short documentary of Katz making one of his huge, stylized paintings is shown. Then he converses with host Jane Dahmen.
• Marine Art Class, 5-7:30 p.m. Tues., Aug. 11 & 18, Sail, Power & Steam Museum, 75 Mechanic St., Rockland. Led by brothers Art & Chuck Paine. $85 for all three if paid in advance; drop-in fee for one class $42 (cash or check). FMI: SailPowerSteamMuseum.org, 701-7627.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12:

• "Hand-Painting Black & White Photographs,"
1-3 p.m., Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport. Led by Belfast photographer Liv Robinson. $10/$7 members, Searsport residents. FMI: PenobscotMarineMuseum.org or 548-0334.
• Poet & Art Critic John Yau to Speak, 6:30 p.m., Strand Theatre, Rockland. Talk by Center for Maine Contemporary Art's 2015 Distinguished Lecturer called "Painting Is No Ordinary Object." $10/CMCA members free: CMCAnow.org, RocklandStrand.com.
• Meet Appleton Preserve's Artist in Residence, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Weds. & Thurs., Aug. 12 & 13, Rte. 105, Appleton. See George Mason's installation. Watch him work on new pieces using clay and plaster at 11 a.m. both days. Bring lunch and picnic with Mason at noon. FMI: 594-5166.
• "Illustrated Journaling: A Different Kind of Watercolor Workshop," Weds. & Thurs., Aug. 12 & 13, River Arts, 241 Rte. 1, Damariscotta. Hannah Ineson leads it. $180 includes materials. FMI: 563-1507, info@RiverArtsME.org.

COMING UP:

• Reception for Four Contemporary Realists,
Fri., Aug. 14, 5-7:30 p.m., Haynes Galleries, 91 Main St., Thomaston, for "Joseph McGurl, Karen Blackwood, T.J. Cunningham, Marc Dalessio & Friends." The gallery holds a concurrent reception to open "Celebrating Art of Women by Women." Both shows run through Sept. 19.
• Tillman Crane Photo Gallery Open Studio, Sat., Aug. 15, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 22 Pearl St., Camden. Over 70 Crane photos, demos of large-format processes, print sale. FMI: TillmanCrane.com, 230-0199.
• 9th Annual Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival, Sat., Aug. 15, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., rain or shine. Over 100 artists & craftspeople set up on the sidewalks of Maine St. and along Town Mall. Free admission.
• Reception for Louis Cabot, Sat., Aug. 15, 5-7 p.m., Archipelago Fine Arts Gallery, 386 Main St., Rockland. Show of Maine coastal images runs to Sept. 7. All proceeds benefit Island Institute's Island Fellows program.
• Reception for Hospice Volunteers Juried Art Show in Belfast, Sat., Aug. 15, 6:30 p.m., Belfast Library. Sponsored by Hospice Volunteers of Waldo County. Awards, including "People's Choice," presented. Food, music and Invitational Pop-Up Gallery. All artwork for sale with half going to HVOWC. FMI: 930-2677.
• Introductory Letterpress Workshop, Sat. & Sun., Aug. 15 & 16, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day, Steel House, 711 Main St., Rockland. Registration: RocklandSteelHouse.com.

ONGOING:

• Watershed Center for Ceramic Arts Summer Tours,
Newcastle, 1 p.m. Tuesdays in July & August. Meet int'l artists. FMI: WatershedCeramics.org, 882-6075.
• Abbe Museum, 26 Mount Desert St., Bar Harbor. "Greatest Mountain," multimedia show on Katahdin, through Aug.
• Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville. "Brand New & Terrific: Alex Katz in the 1950s." Through Oct. 18.
• Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland. "3D: Contemporary Works from the Farnsworth," through Oct. 4. "Andy and Kosti," through Nov. 1. "Celebrating Maine," through Dec. "Maine Collects," through Mar. 6, 2016.
• Maine State Museum, Augusta. "The Passionate Photographer: Kosti Ruohomaa's Maine in Magazine Photojournalism," through July 2016.
• Messler Gallery at Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Rockport. "New Work by Faculty," through Sept. 16.
• Penobscot Marine Museum, Sears-port. Four major exhibits under one title: "Exploring the Magic of Photography: Painting with Light." All season.
• Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Sq. "Rose Marasco: index," through Dec. 6.

AUCTIONS, FAIRS & SALES

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7:


• 2-Day Sale in Searsport,
First Congregational Church of Searsport, 8 Church St., Friday from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m.-noon. Knick-knacks, sports equipment, antiques, more, to benefit church projects. With baked goods available Friday.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8:

• Food & Bake Sale,
8 a.m.-noon, Edgecomb Thrift Shop at Congregational Church, Cross Point Rd. Homemade baked goodies, Gloria Bailey's baked beans, table of freebies, rest room available to yard salers of Cross Point Road Five-Mile Yard Sale. FMI: 563-5236.
• Pie Sale in Owls Head, 8:45 a.m. Owls Head Garden Club holds it at the Community Bldg., Ash Point Dr.
• Broad Cove Church Summer Fair, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Cushing. Handwork & crafts, food, used clothing. Lunch available.
• Blueberry Social in Rockport, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Rockville Community Chapel, Old Rockland St. (behind Green Thumb). Crafters, book sale, Grandmother's Attic, quilters/knitters stash table. Pie contest 10:30 a.m. Music by Belfast Bay Fiddlers 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Funds go toward heating system for chapel.
• Washington Community Auction, Washington Fire Station. Preview 5 p.m. Bidding 6 p.m. Refreshments on sale by Evening Star Grange. FMI: WashingtonHistorical.org.
• WW&F Railway Museum Picnic Weekend and Yard Sale, Sat. & Sun., Aug. 8 & 9, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 97 Cross St., Alna. Lunch on sale 11 a.m.-3 p.m. both days. Yard sale starts 9 a.m. both days, with profits going to Museum archives. Music by Bitter Brew 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Train rides for $7/$6 seniors & members/$4 under 12/free under 3.

COMING UP:

• 2nd Annual Pie & Art Festival,
Sat., Aug. 15, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Stockton Springs Library, Main & Station. Funds Library's endowment fund.
• Book Sale & Café in Jefferson, Sat., Aug. 15, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., St. Giles' Episcopal Church, 72 Gardiner Rd. (Rte. 126). Coffee, tea, fruit drinks, pastries, sweets and books in all genres. FMI: 549-6049.
• "Wet Paint on the 'Weskeag!" Auction, Sun., Aug. 16, The Kelpie Gallery, 81 Elm St., South Thomaston. 4 p.m. cocktail preview of plein air paintings made that weekend by 27 artists. 5 p.m. auction led by Bruce Gamage and Kaja Veilleux. 50 percent of proceeds goes to Georges River Land Trust. Tix: TheKelpieGallery.com, 691-0392, door.
• Medomak Summer Sizzle, Sun., Aug. 16, 5:30 p.m., Twin Maples Farm, Bremen. Feast from Harvest Moon, live auction led by Bill Michaud, music & dancing. $75 adv. tix: mvlt@midcoast.com, 832-5570. $80 door. Benefits Medomak Valley Land Trust.
• "Collecting Art & Antiques" Tour, Mon., Aug. 17, 3 p.m., Thomaston Place Auction Galleries, 51 Rte. 1, Thomaston. Appraiser/auctioneer Kaja Veilleux leads tour, tells what to look for when collecting. $5/Farnsworth members free. Registration: kfinlay@FarnsworthMuseum.org.
• 18th Annual Coastal Maine Antiques Show, Weds., Aug. 19, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 70 dealers. Vast selection. $10 admission. Benefits Damariscotta River Association.

ONGOING:

• Midcoast Farmers' Markets
organic and artisan goods. Many take EBT. • Belfast, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Fridays through October, Waterfall Arts, 256 High St. • Camden, 9 a.m.-noon Saturdays, upper parking lot behind Knox Mill. • Damariscotta Friday Market, 9 a.m.-noon through Oct. 30, Round Top Farm, Bus. Rte. 1, and Monday Market, 3-6 p.m., Rising Tide Market's parking lot. • Rockland, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 10, Harbor Park. • Searsport, 3-6 p.m. Tuesdays through mid-October, downtown Crescent, Rte. 1. FMI: 567-3967. • St. George Grange, Wiley's Corner, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays through September. FMI: 629-7002. • Union Friday Market, 3-6 p.m., through Oct. 9, Union Common, and Second Sunday Market, 2-5 p.m., Union Common. • Waldoboro, 3-6 p.m. Wednesdays through late Sept., Cider Hill Farm, 777 West Main St. FMI: WaldoboroFarmersMarket.com.
• Useful Clothing Sale, Saturdays through Sept. 7-10 a.m., Broad Cove Church, Cushing.

MEALS & TEAS

THURSDAY, AUGUST 6:


• Summer Tea in Northport,
2-5 p.m., home of Barbara Plummer, Shore Rd. Enjoy views of Penobscot Bay, tour first floor with seaside decor. Take shuttle from Drinkwater School, 56 Bayside Rd., Northport. Benefit for Waldo County Hospital.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7:

• Public Breakfast in South Thomaston,
7-9 a.m., People's United Methodist Church, 13 Chapel St. $7.50/$4 ages 5-12/under 5 free. Benefits Children's Camper Fund.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8:

• Blueberry Wing Ding Pancake Breakfast & Sale,
7-10:30 a.m., McLaughlin's Lobster Shack, Rte. 1, Lincolnville Beach. Baked goods, blueberry crafts, prize drawings. Funds community projects. Tix at door. FMI: 236-0028.
• Lots More than Beans Supper, 4-6 p.m., Prospect Community Hall, Rte. 1 & Rte. 174 (across from Fire House). $7/$2 under 12. Benefit for bldg. maintenance and community concerns FMI: 567-3615.
• Community Potluck Fundraiser, 4-7 p.m., St. George's Grange in Wiley's Corner. For Wendall "Tonka" Curtis, who has Guillain-Barré syndrome. Casseroles, salads, desserts. $8/$5 under 12. FMI: 375-8633, Team Tonka on Facebook.
• 3rd Annual Lobster Fest in Searsmont, 5-6:30 p.m., United Methodist Church (next to Fraternity Village General Store), Rte. 131. Order in advance (specify number of dinners, number of extra lobsters, whether you're eating in or picking up, and leave call-back number): SearsmontChurch@gmail.com or 589-3059.
• Old-Fashioned Bean-Hole Bean Supper, 5 p.m., Cam-Rock Historical Society (behind Camden Hannaford). Music by Miners Creek. $10/$8 seniors & members/$5 ages 6-12. Helps fund bldg. repairs.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 9:

• Maine Dems Muskie Lobster Bake,
noon-3 p.m., Wolfe's Neck Farm, 625 Wolfe's Neck Rd., Freeport. Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe to attend. RSVP: ATrundy@MaineDems.org or 622-6233.
• 4th Annual Pig Roast in Waldoboro, 4-7 p.m., Waldoboro Fire Station. Music by Hog Wild Bluegrass and Country Band. $10/$5 under 13. Benefits Library, Firemen's Assoc., Soule-Shuman VFW Post. FMI: 380-4439.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12:

• Mad Hatter Tea Party on the Lawn,
1-3 p.m., Wiscasset Library. Tea, lemonade, treats. Hats encouraged. Rain date: Aug. 19.
• Public Lobster Dinner, 5-6:30 p.m., People's United Methodist Church, Chapel St., South Thomaston. Single lobster dinner $15. Double $20. Eat in or take out.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 13:

• Lobster Bake & Musical Party,
5 p.m., Darrows Barn at Round Top, Rte. 1, Damariscotta. Salt Bay Chamberfest throws party and African drumming workshop. Tix: SaltBayChamberfest.org, 522-3749.
• Tea Tasting and Tea Documentary, Rendall Fine Arts Gallery, 65 Main St., Wiscasset. A tea tasting with director Scott Chamberlin Hoyt is held at 5 p.m. His film "The Meaning of Tea" is screened at 7 p.m. $10/$5 students suggested to benefit Sheepscot Valley Conservation Association.

COMING UP:

• Lincoln County Dems Lobster Bake,
Sat., Aug. 15, noon, Linda & Dirk Brunner's home, 331 Clark's Cove Rd., Walpole. $35 lobster. $10 hot dog dinner. To reserve, send check made out to Lincoln County Democratic Committee c/o Sandie O'Farrell, PO Box 336, Waldoboro, ME 04572 or pay at secure.actblue.com/contribute/page/lobster15. FMI: 882-7060.
• Public Lobster Supper, Sat., Aug. 15, 5-6:30 p.m., Mt. Olivet Masonic Lodge, 48 Liberty Rd. (Rte. 220), Washington. $10 includes corn on the cob & coleslaw.
• Baked Bean & Casserole Supper, Sat., Aug. 15, 5-6 p.m., Edgecomb Congregational Church, Cross Point Rd. $8/$3 under 12. Benefits Edgecomb Fire Department.

MISCELLANEOUS

THURSDAY, AUGUST 6:


• Info Session on Off-Campus Master's of Ed Program,
6 p.m., Sweet Tree Arts, 4 Church St., Hope Corner. Lesley U offers weekend degree in integrating arts across the curriculum. FMI: lesley.edu, lstewar4@lesley.edu, 542-8008.
• "The Power of Hypnotherapy," 6:30 p.m., Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main St., Damariscotta. Certified hypnotherapist Derrick Hyatt leads it. $15. Registration: 563-1363.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7:

• Tombstone of "Mr. Lighthouse" to Get Coast Guard Marker,
9 a.m., Lake View Cemetery, Union. Public invited to attend as Lighthouse Digest and Maine Lighthouse Museum place historical marker on Ken Black's tombstone. FMI: 259-2121 or 594-3301.
• Actors' 2-Day Intensive, Fri. & Sat., Aug. 7 & 8. Cold Comfort Theater, 139 Northport Ave, Belfast, hosts actor Joe Goscinski, teacher at Stella Adler Conservatory. For actors 14+, experienced or not. $40. FMI: ColdComfortTheater@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8:

• "Enhancing Your Spiritual Journey,"
9:30 a.m.-noon, Temple Heights Spiritual Camp, Northport, led by Catherine Lafferty. From 1-3:30 p.m., "Working with Spirit," led by Dominic Boag. $25 each. FMI: TempleHeightsCamp.org, 338-3029.
• Darling Marine Center Open House, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Scientists will be on hand to answer queries. FMI: dmc.umaine.edu.
• Greg Latimer Signs New Book, 2-6 p.m., Sherman's Books & Stationery, Boothbay Harbor. He signs "Ghosts of the Boothbay Region." Copies of his "Haunted Damariscotta" will also be available.
• Free Samples All Week at Rising Tide Market, Sat., Aug. 8-Sat., Aug. 15, Damariscotta. Every day a different vendor passes out samples, most starting around 11 a.m. FMI: 563-5556, RisingTide.coop/calendar.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 9:

• 138th Ingraham Family Reunion,
9 a.m., Ingraham family barn, 22 Mechanic St., Rockland. Bring a picnic lunch. All Ingraham descendants are welcome. FMI: 596-5502.
• "A Healing Journey," 9:30 a.m.-noon, Temple Heights Spiritual Camp, Northport. led by Helen MacGibbon. From 12:30-2:30 p.m., "Color Your World," led by Jean Lerch. $25 each. FMI: TempleHeightsCamp.org, 338-3029.
• Public Invited to Chimney Farm, 1 p.m. Damariscotta Lake Watershed Assoc. hosts visit to Damariscotta Lakeside home of writers Elizabeth Coatsworth, Henry Beston and Kate Beston Barnes. Get DLWA update on farm, followed by poetry reading and walk to Writers Shack. FMI: 549-3836.
• Free "Look Good, Feel Better" Session for Women Cancer Patients, 2-4 p.m., Pen Bay Med Center, Rockport. Tips on makeup, skin care, ways to wear wigs & scarves. Free makeup kit. Registration: 596-8977. Future sessions: Sept. 13, Oct. 11, Nov. 8, Dec. 13.
• Talk on Historic House Colors, given twice by Sally Zimmerman. Sun., Aug. 9, 3 p.m., at Nickels-Sortwell House barn in Wiscasset. $10/$5 Historic New England members. Reservations: 882-7169 or HistoricNewEngland.org. Mon., Aug. 10, 7 p.m., at Winter Street Center, 880 Washington St., Bath. FMI: 443-2174, SagadahocPreservation.org.

MONDAY, AUGUST 10:

• StretchAround,
Mondays & Fridays through Aug. 28, 1-2 p.m., St. Margaret's Episcopal Church, 95 Court St., Belfast. Designed to include older adults and those with physical limitations. Basic movement with balance practice & ball circle. Free. No need to register.
• Knox Reading Circle to Meet, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Cole House (next to Montpelier Mansion), Thomaston. James Madison is topic. Participants should choose a book about him to add to the discussion.
• "Winning the Fight Over Lyme Disease," noon-1 p.m., Destination Wellness Series at Camden Library. Paula Jackson-Jones on personal experiences. Jolinda Rockett on acupuncture, homeopathy treatments. FMI: MidcoastLymeDiseaseSupport.blogspot.com.
• Free "Folding Camp" at Clean Bee Laundry, 6 p.m., Renys Plaza in Camden. Learn to fold a fitted sheet and get ergonomic tips on avoiding pain. Registration requested: 236-2530.
• "What Is Your Pet Telling You?," 7-9 p.m., Temple Heights Spiritual Camp, Northport. Victoria Carillo leads it. $25. FMI: TempleHeightsCamp.org, 338-3029.
• "Maine's Early Tidal Mills," 7:30 p.m., Contented Sole Restaurant at Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site, New Harbor. Talk by Bud Warren on their importance to the economy. FMI: 677-2423, FriendsOfColonialPemaquid.org.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 11:

• Stand-Up Paddle Boarding,
9-10 a.m., Old Upper Bridge Rangeway, Belfast. Registered Maine Guide Ray Worth leads those 12+. $20 includes equipment, instruction. You must register: 930-2514.
• Guided Hike at Ovens Mouth West Preserve, 10-11 a.m. Moderate pace over two miles. Free. No need to sign up. Meet at trailhead, Dover Cross Rd., Boothbay. FMI: thall@bbrlt.org, 633-4818.
• Tuesday Book Group at Camden Library, 1 p.m. Book is Eowyn Ivey's "Snow Child." FMI: 470-7473.
• Camden Philosophical Society Reading Group, 4 p.m., Camden Library. Topic is "Wallace Stevens' View of the Imagination." All welcome.
• Talk on Recent Visit to Haiti, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Bremen Union Church, Rte. 32, Bremen. Free talk by Richard Kinney, a Lincoln Academy student who went there with Maine Music Outreach.
• Talk on Research at Both Poles, 6-7 p.m., Café Scientifique at Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. Steve Baer of Bigelow Lab for Ocean Sciences on his research in the Arctic and Antarctic.
• Midcoast Lyme Disease Support & Education Group Meeting, 6-8 p.m., Midcoast Rec Center, Rte. 90, Rockport. FMI: 446-6447.
• Knox County Dems to Meet, 7 p.m., Stella Maris House, 148 Broadway, Rockland. Agenda: KnoxMaineDemocrats.org.
• Belly Dance Fusion Class, Tuesdays starting Aug. 11, 6:30-7:45 p.m., High Mountain Hall, Camden. Led by Katherine Harris. FMI: TripleGoddessArts on Facebook.
• Freshstart Smoking Cessation, Tuesdays through Aug. 25, 5:30-7 p.m., Picker Family Resource Center, 3 Glen Cove Dr., Rockport. Free. Registration: 921-8950.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12:

• Free Guided Walk in Fernald's Neck Preserve,
10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lincolnville. Two-mile hike for all ages. Meet steward Randy Fein at trailhead. Weather check: 841-0013. Driving directions: Coastal Mountains.org.
• Red Cross Blood Drive, 1-6 p.m., Bath K of C, 807 Middle St. Call 800-RED-CROSS for appointment. Drop-ins okay.
• Grand Opening of Cross River Preserve, 4 p.m., Rte. 27, Boothbay. A "branch cutting" and short program are followed by a guided hike. FMI: 633-4818, bbrlt.org.
• See CLC YMCA's Master Facility Design, 5:30-7 p.m., 525 Main St., Damariscotta. GRO Development architects present plan for Y's future. RSVP by Aug. 10: mhamblett@clcymca.org.
• Memoir & Personal Essay Class, 6 p.m., Rockport Library. Teresa Piccari leads the interactive workshop.
• Essential Oils Class, 6-7:30 p.m., Picker Family Resource Center, 3 Glen Cove Dr., Rockport. Aromatherapist Nancy Lubin discusses their benefits. Free, but you must register: 921-8950.
• "Empowering the First Mate," 7 p.m., Camden Yacht Club, 68 Bay View St. Longtime cruising couple Rick and Julie Palm tell how to boat as a team.
• An Evening of Lincolnville History, 7 p.m., Tranquility Grange, Rte. 52. Lincolnville Historical Society members give 10-min. talks, including one by Randy Harvey, who found a forgotten granite quarry in his backyard. Refreshments.
• Talk by Novelist Paul Betit, 7 p.m., Stockton Springs Library. Free talk by the author of novels featuring U.S. Army CID investigator John Murphy. Refreshments.
• Summer Trail Training Series, Wednesdays through mid-Sept., Hidden Valley Nature Center, Jefferson. Timed runs between 5 and 6 p.m. on new marked courses each week to prep for 5th annual Race Through the Woods on Sept. 20. FMI: info@hvnc.org, 200-8840.
• Pickleball Clinics, Wednesdays through Aug. 19. Pro staff give lesson 9-9:45 a.m. Practice play 9:45-10:30 a.m. Public play 10:30 a.m.-noon. Paddles & balls available. Sign-up recommended before end of prior day. FMI: 236-9400, jesse@MidcoastRec.org.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 13:

• 3rd Annual Empowerment Forum for People with Disabilities,
8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., T & B Celebration Center, Waterville. Speakers include Janet LaBreck, commissioner of the Rehabilitation Services Administration, and Gov. LePage. Free for people with disabilities. Includes lunch. Registration: caresinc.org, 377-7055.
• Guided Weskeag Walk, 10 a.m., Tyler Wildlife Management Area, Buttermilk Ln., South Thomaston. Led by biologist Keel Kemper.
• "Chronic Heart Conditions: Managing at Home," noon-1 p.m., Health Matters with Kno-Wal-Lin at Picker Family Resource Center, Rockport. Nurses Valerie Garrigan and Beth Lauer provide info. Bring lunch. Registration: 921-8950.
• "Hunger in Knox County," 2 p.m., Camden Library. Reps from Camden Area Christian Food Pantry and Area Interfaith Outreach discuss rising need & invite discussion on stemming the tide. Documentary "A Place at the Table" is screened.
• Bigelow Lab of Ocean Sciences Tour, 3-4:30 p.m., East Boothbay. Learn about the current research projects. Free, but you must register 315-2567, ext. 107.
• Meet Psychic Nedra Foster, 6-8 p.m., Belfast Breeze Inn. FMI: 505-5231 or Facebook.
• "Revenge, Redoubt, and Receipts," 7 p.m., Maine and the Civil War at Camden Library. Maine State Archivist Dave Cheever on the struggle of three Maine men to achieve goals during the Civil War.
• Annual Service at St. Paul's Union Chapel, 7 p.m., 1065 Dutch Neck Rd., Waldoboro. Refreshments, love offering, music. FMI: 832-7001.
• "The Finnish Imprint," 7:30 p.m., The Meeting House, Hathorne Point Rd., Cushing. Cushing Historical Society holds its annual meeting, followed by Steve Gifford's program on Finnish immigrants in the midcoast.

COMING UP:

• Talk on Food and Fermentation,
Fri., Aug. 14, 10 a.m.-noon, Waterfall Arts, Belfast. Talk by Chef Frank Giglio on how food is medicine. Farmers' Market runs concurrently.
• Kayak Paddle to Ovens Mouth, Fri., Aug. 14, 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Meet at Mill Rd., Edgecomb. Bring snacks or lunch, walking shoes, bug spray, sunscreen, life jacket. Registration: 633-4818.
• Masterclass for Young Pianists, Fri., Aug. 14, 3 p.m., Schooner Cove Retirement Community, Damariscotta. Led by Thomas Sauer. FMI: SaltBayChamberfest.org.
• "Who, What & Why of World War I," Sat., Aug. 15, 3 p.m., Old Professor's Bookshop, 99 Main St., Belfast. Talk by military historian Dr. Henry Wyatt.
• Service to Welcome New Rector in Rockland, Sat., Aug. 15, 4 p.m., St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 11 White St. For the Rev. Lael Sorensen. All welcome. Tent reception follows. FMI: 594-8191.
• "A Night on the Appalachian Trail," Sat., Aug. 15, 7-9 p.m., High Mountain Hall, Camden. Brothers Devon and Aidan Gordon on their experience hiking the 2,100-mile trail. With refreshments, live music, exhibit of their photos and journal entries.
• Free "Essentials of College Planning" Workshops, for ages 19+, at University College Rockland, 91 Camden St., at 9 a.m. Mon., Aug. 17 & 24, & Hutchinson Center, Rte. 3, Belfast, 9 a.m. Tues., Aug. 18 & 25. FMI: meoc.maine.edu, 800-281-3703.

ONGOING:

• Lung Health Support Group,
noon-1 p.m. last Tuesdays, Pen Bay Med Center's Pulmonary Rehab Room, Rockport. FMI: 921-8880.
• Camrock Women's Network, 8-9 a.m. third Tuesdays July to Sept. and first & third Tuesdays Oct.-June, Market Basket upstairs, Rte. 1, Rockport. FMI: 542-4737, CamrockNetwork.com.
• Silent Worship at 1885 Chapel, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Sundays in summer, St. Paul's Union Chapel, Dutch Neck Rd., Waldoboro. FMI: 832-7001.
• Tour Herring Gut Learning Center, Port Clyde, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays. See fish hatchery, greens production, gardens.
• Breast Feeding Basics, 6:30-8:30 p.m. first Thursdays, Pen Bay Physicians Bldg., Conf. Room C, Rockport. $17. Registration required: 921-8345.
• Warren Historical Society Open for Tours, noon-4 p.m. Wednesdays through August. Donations welcome.
• Drug Drop-Off in Rockland, any day, use green box in lobby of Knox County Sheriff's Office, 301 Park St. FMI: 594-0429, ext. 702.
• Weekend Trolley in Twin Villages-Boothbay Harbor-Pemaquid, through Labor Day. Schedules at local businesses, Chamber of Commerce offices.
• Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic, first Tuesdays. Free transport from Humane Society of Knox County, Thomaston. Appointments: 865-0772 or Facebook. FMI: CommunitySpayNeuterClinic.com.
• St. George Summer Chapel, Long Cove Rd., off Rte. 131. Services led 10 a.m. Sundays by visiting clergy. All welcome. FMI: StGeorgeChapel.me.
• Free Wednesday Walking Tours of Darling Marine Center, 10:30 a.m.-noon Wednesdays through Aug. 19. No need to sign up. FMI: dmc.umaine.edu.
• Free Water Aerobics at Belfast City Park Pool, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Mondays through Aug. 31, Northport Ave. Mirja Pitkin leads class with music. No need to register. FMI: 930-2514.
• Frances Perkins Homestead Tours, Newcastle. Short & long versions led daily Tues.-Sat. FMI: 563-3374 or FrancesPerkinsCenter.BrownPaperTickets.com.
• Free Walking Tours of Camden, 4 p.m. Fridays through Sept. 11. Walks start at Camden Library. Reservations: 236-3440. Donations accepted.
• Georgetown Historical Society, 20 Bay Point Rd. "Pieces of the Past: Discovering the Archaeology of Georgetown." Weds. 10-5 and Sat. 10-noon all summer.
• The Friendship Museum, 1 Martin Point Rd. The late Dr. William Hahn's photo collection & an exhibit on cargo schooners. Both displayed daily to Labor Day, then weekends to Columbus Day.
• UkesROCK! Jam & Strumming Group, Tuesdays, 6-7:30 p.m., summer location is gazebo on Ocean St., Rockland. Bring chair, music stand and clip to hold music. FMI: 542-4452.
• Midcoast Lyme Disease Support Group, second Tuesday, 6-8 p.m., Midcoast Rec Center, Rockport. FMI: 446-6447.
• Open Centering Prayer and Lectio Divina, Sundays, 5-6 p.m., St. Thomas' Church, Chestnut St., Camden. Silent meditation and prayer, short reading and discussion. FMI: 236-2421.
• Awesome Seniors: People Helping People, social support network for seniors and people with disabilities on Boothbay peninsula. Meets Fridays 2 p.m. at Boothbay Town Office. FMI: 633-4368.
• "Walk with a Doc," Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m., Field of Dreams pavilion, Unity. Walk for health with Dr. John. No dogs. FMI: 948-9005.
• Informal Gardening Discussions, first Wednesdays, 7 p.m., through Oct., Stockton Springs Library. All welcome.
• CamRock Network, first and third Tuesdays, 8-9 a.m., Market Basket's upstairs meeting room, Rockport. Women's networking group. FMI: 273-3223 or CamRockNetwork.com.
• Wednesday Walkers, hike different preserve Wednesdays through late Nov. Carpool from Friends Meeting House, Damariscotta, or meet at walk starting point. Walks/times/other info: groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/wednesday_walkers/info.
• Open Meditation, Mondays 6-7 p.m., Midcoast Yoga Shala, 49 Main St., Damariscotta. No cost; donation only.
• Celebrate Recovery, Thursdays, First Baptist Church of Waldoboro. Free dinner 6 p.m. 12-step, Christ-centered meeting follows. Free child care. FMI: 837-9703, CelebrateRecovery@fbcwaldoboro.org.
• Wellness Wednesdays: Acupuncture, Reiki, Chair Massage & Reflexology, 4:15-5:30 p.m., Bok Medical Bldg., 22 White St. (behind Rockland Library). All welcome. Free; donations accepted. FMI: 921-6993. Some weeks during summer, some services will not be available. See Knox County Health Clinic's Facebook page or call 921-6993. Nia Dance Class, 4-4:45 p.m. through July 15, The Dancing Elephant, 16 School St., Rockland. All welcome. Free; donations accepted. FMI: 594-1694.
• Meetingbrook Meditation, Sundays, 6 p.m., Meetingbrook Hermitage, Camden. With light supper. FMI: 236-4346.
• Belfast Overeaters Anonymous, Fridays, noon-1 p.m., First Baptist Church garden entrance. Also Mondays, 6:30-7:30, Belfast Center, Rm. 206. FMI: 382-6446.
• Leer y Charlar Spanish-Language Discussion Group, second & fourth Tuesdays, 1 p.m., Camden Library. All proficient in Spanish welcome.
• Wellness Checks, Mondays & Thursdays, 1-3 p.m., Nurse Judith Lydon's office at Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill. FMI: 921-6272.
• Midcoast Bridge Club, newcomers welcome, partners guaranteed. Mondays & Wednesdays, 10 a.m., American Legion, Rockland. Tuesdays, 6 p.m., St. John Baptist Episcopal Church, Thomaston. FMI: 594-8965 or 236-8792.
• Memoir Writing Workshop, Tuesdays, 10-11:30 a.m., Rockland Library. Free, ongoing workshops. All welcome. FMI: 542-9200.
• Dancing Xi-Gong, 9 a.m. Thursdays, Camden Congregational Church. Twelve movements to music. Free. FMI: 236-8732 or beedyparker@gwi.net.
• Coffee & Chat at ElderCare Network of Lincoln County Homes, first Fridays, 9:30-11 a.m. All welcome at Hodgdon Green in Damariscotta, Round Pond Green, Boothbay Green, Wiscasset Green, Edgecomb Green, Jefferson Green and Waldoboro Green.
• "Owl & Turtle Sessions" Writers' Group, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Owl & Turtle Bookshop, 33 Bay View St., Camden. Second and fourth Tuesdays; writing exercises and discussion of members' works. All welcome.
• Computer Boot Camp, Tuesday mornings, Rockland CareerCenter, 91 Camden St. By appointment: 596-2600.
• Penobscot Pet Pantry, first Thursday of every month, 1-3 p.m., 123 John St., Camden (future home of P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center). FMI: 763-4291 or ppetp@tidewater.net.
• H.O.P.E. Support Group Meeting, Mondays 4-6 p.m., UU Church, 345 Broadway, Rockland. Mind-body health and finding purpose in the face of illness, trauma, addiction. FMI: 975-1115.
• Total Victory Support Group, emotional/spiritual support group that meets weekly in private homes in Knox and Lincoln counties. No fees. FMI: 542-7397.
• Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, Thursdays, 7-9 p.m., First Unitarian Church, Rockland. FMI: 691-3599.
• Family Caregiver Education & Support Group in Belfast, first Thursday, noon-1 p.m., Home Health conference room (in the new building across from Waldo County General Hospital). FMI: 930-2500, ext. 4795.
• Cancer Education & Support Group, second Wednesday, 4:45-6:15 p.m., Belfast Library. FMI: 930-2500, ext. 4795.
• Lymphoma & Blood-Related Cancer Support Group, second Monday, 3:30-5 p.m., Picker Center, Pen Bay Medical Center, Rockport. FMI: 691-0629.
• Men's Cancer Support Group, second and fourth Monday, 4:30 p.m., Cancer Care Center, Pen Bay Medical Center, Rockport. FMI: 596-8977.
• Food Addicts Anonymous, Saturdays, 8:30-10 a.m., Knox Center, 6 White St., Rockland. FMI: 354-6749.
• Belfast Chess Club, Mondays, 5-8 p.m., Bell the Cat. All ages.
• Waldo County Beekeepers, second Wednesday, 6:30 p.m., Searsmont Community Center. FMI: 233-8257.
• Knox County Animal Response Team, first Monday, 5 p.m., Knox County Emergency Management Agency, 301 Park St., Rockland.
• Appleton Library Adult Book Group, third Monday, 7 p.m. FMI: AppletonLibraryME.org.
• Memory Café in Stockton Springs, third Monday, 10-11:30 a.m., The Good Kettle, 247 Route 1. For caregivers and those with mild cognitive impairment or early Alzheimer's. FMI: 620-1656.
• Veterans' Creative Writing Workshop, Tuesdays, 8 p.m., Camden Library, 55 Main St. All veterans and their families can tell their stories in memoir, poetry or fiction. Free and confidential.
• Genealogy Club, first Tuesday, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Stockton Springs Library.
• Fiber Arts Group, first and third Tuesday, 3:30-5 p.m., Rockport Library. FMI: 236-3642 or rockport.lib.me.us.
• Senior Learning Sessions & Potlucks, Rocky Coast Home, Booker St., Thomaston. First Tuesday learning session at 10 a.m. Fourth Tues. potluck at noon. Bring a dish or dessert. FMI: ThomastonRec.com or 975-2544.
• Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders Ed & Support Group, second Tuesday, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Home Health Conf. Room, 125 Northport Ave., Belfast. FMI: 930-2500, ext. 4795.
• Tuesday Book Club in Camden, second Tuesday, 1 p.m., Camden Library, 55 Main St. FMI: 470-7473.
• Camden Philosophical Society Reading Group, second Tuesday, 4 p.m., Camden Library, 55 Main St. All welcome. No philosophical training needed.
• Lyme Disease Support Group in Wiscasset, last Tuesday, 6-8 p.m., Wiscasset Community Center. FMI: 446-6447.
• Rockland Elks Lodge Bingo, Wednesdays, doors open 4:30 p.m.; drawings 6:20 p.m.; bingo 6:30 p.m.
• Taijiquan Sessions, Wednesdays, 7 p.m., Thomaston Library. FMI: 354-2453.
• Midcoast Stroke Support Group, first Wednesday, 10 a.m., Camden Library, 55 Main St.
• Rockport Library Writers Group, 6-7:30 p.m. third Wednesday. All writers welcome, published and aspiring.
• NAMI Coastal Area Support Group, fourth Wednesday, 7-8 p.m., Pen Bay Medical Center PARC Conference Room, Rockport. Free and confidential. FMI: 594-2015 or 594-1939.
• Calendar Sync Meeting, last Wednesday of month, 9 a.m., Bell the Cat, Belfast. Gathering of nonprofits, cultural organizations and community event planners. FMI: BelfastCreativeCoalition.org.
• Knitting & Spinning Circle, Thursdays, 5-7 p.m., WORKS Bookstore & Gallery, 21 E. Main St., Searsport. Free.
• Midcoast Chess Club, Thursdays, 5-9 p.m., Burger King, Rockland. FMI: 975-2433 or FCollemer@gmail.com.
• Open Mic at Jackson Memorial Library, first and third Thursday, 7-9 p.m., Main Street, Tenants Harbor.
• NAMI Support Group, third Thursday, 6-8 p.m., 6 Hodgdon St., Damariscotta. FMI: 882-7426.
• Knox County Coin Club, third Thursday, 7 p.m., American Legion Post 37, Thomaston. All welcome. FMI: 701-8411.
• Fellowship of the Spirit Step Study Group, Saturdays, 7-8 a.m., St. Margaret's Church, 95 Court St., Belfast. FMI: 505-5266.
• Meditation Group, Saturdays, 7-8 a.m., Belfast Dance Studio, 109 High St.
• King's Closet Free Clothing, Saturdays, 9-11 a.m., Grace Bible Fellowship, Sherers Lane, Rockland. FMI: 596-7117.
• Blake Veterinary Hospital Rabies Clinics, Saturdays, 9 a.m.-noon, Rte. 1, Northport. Bring proof of prior rabies vaccination. $10. Benefits Maine Coast Animal Rescue. FMI: 789-5700.
• Clothes Closet Day, first Saturday, Warren Congregational Church. Free clothes for those in need. FMI: 273-2338.
• Tapping Group, first Sunday, 3-4:30 p.m., High Mountain Hall, Camden. Suggested donation $8-$25. FMI: 975-5325.
• Sunday Morning Meditation, first and third Sunday, 9 a.m., Camden Yoga Barn. FMI: 789-5299. Every Sunday, 8 a.m., 15 Primrose St., Belfast. FMI: 338-0579.
• Spectrum Generations Knox Center, 61 Park St., Rockland. Keep Moving Fitness 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays. Art Club 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Free blood pressure screens Thursdays 10:30-11 a.m. Coffee & Conversation Café ($1.50 for coffee or tea and a donut) 9 a.m. Fridays. Scrabble Club 9:45 a.m. Fridays. FMI: 596-0339, SpectrumGenerations.org.




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