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  • Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 10:30am

    Spyder is a 12 year old male Abyssinian mix. Spyder’s favorite toy is a knit mouse he bats around his house. His favorite activity is hunting and sneaking into other homes for a surprise sleepover! Spyder’s favorite treat is Friskies Party Mix (Beachside Blend) and he really loves napping on his parents’ bed. Spyder is a very special reminder of Cinco de Mayo as May 5, 2005 is the day he came to his furr-ever home.

  • Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 9:00am
    Travel with Hank Lunn to the High Plains of Peru, exploring his experience of visiting Lake Titicaca and the islands of the Sun: Uros, Amantani and Taquile. Hear about the people on Lake Titicaca and their society based on 
  • Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 8:48am
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  • Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 8:30am

    This is the time of year when many high school students become stressed and nervous about exams.  To help ease anxiety, and to help with preparation, here are a few suggestions from The Study Hall that will help make test day more manageable.

    Teacher Reviews-

  • Friday, May 19, 2017 - 12:15pm

    ROCKPORT – Saturday, June 3, Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) will host a Bird Walk Art Walk at Erickson Fields Preserve, located at 124 West Street in Rockport. Starting at 8 AM, MCHT Steward and Naturalist, Kirk Gentalen, will lead a group around MCHT’s Teen Ag garden and through the woods to search for migratory songbirds – warblers, thrushes, vireos, sparrows - and discover what other feathered creatures inhabit the preserve.

  • Friday, May 19, 2017 - 12:00pm

    Spyder is a 12 year old male Abyssinian mix. Spyder’s favorite toy is a knit mouse he bats around his house. His favorite activity is hunting and sneaking into other homes for a surprise sleepover! Spyder’s favorite treat is Friskies Party Mix (Beachside Blend) and he really loves napping on his parents’ bed. Spyder is a very special reminder of Cinco de Mayo as May 5, 2005 is the day he came to his furr-ever home.

  • Riley Theater Performance
    Friday, May 19, 2017 - 9:30am

    Riley School Musical Theater Performance

    Thursday, May 25th 6:30 p.m.

    All Are Welcome!

  • Elise Brown
    Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 3:30pm

    May 18, 2017

    Evergreen Home Performance Partner Elise Brown joined leaders from across Maine at the Maine Climate Table’s first Community-Based Solutions Convening to discuss and plan local responses to a growing global challenge.

  • Monday, May 15, 2017 - 11:45am

    Herring Gut Learning Center is pleased to announce that it will host a Girls in Science event for RSU 13 girls in sixth grade on May 18th and 19th. The event is made possible by the generous support of Siemens Corporation (http://www.siemens.com).

  • Monday, May 15, 2017 - 10:30am

    Have you ever wondered what goes on in a Waldorf classroom?

    You can join a school tour on Wednesday, May 17, 8:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., for a behind-the-scenes look at Waldorf education! Visit grades 1, 2-3, and 6-07, and see firsthand how Waldorf works from the early elementary grades through the middle school.

  • Art, Riley School
    Friday, May 12, 2017 - 12:15pm

    A week dedicated to celebrating the arts has long been a tradition at the Riley School.

  • Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 3:45pm

    Spyder is a 12 year old male Abyssinian mix. Spyder’s favorite toy is a knit mouse he bats around his house. His favorite activity is hunting and sneaking into other homes for a surprise sleepover! Spyder’s favorite treat is Friskies Party Mix (Beachside Blend) and he really loves napping on his parents’ bed. Spyder is a very special reminder of Cinco de Mayo as May 5, 2005 is the day he came to his furr-ever home.

  • Skidompha Library Damariscotta The Lincoln Home
    Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 2:00pm

    Skidompha Library provides library programs and services to the residents of Damariscotta, Newcastle, Nobleboro and the greater Pemaquid Peninsula. On Monday, May 22, from 3:00-4:00, Executive Director, Pam Gormley, will talk about the early history starting in the 1880’s as a social literary club and the many changes that have taken place throughout its history.

  • Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 12:45pm

    Ever thought about going to college, but wondered if it was right for you?  You are not alone.  That’s why the University of Maine System offers Osher New Beginnings Scholarships - to encourage Maine people of all ages to try college.

  • Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 10:45am

    BUILDING A LIFETIME OF MEMORIES!

    KINDERKAMP: AGES 4-6
    SUMMER CAMP: AGES 6-12
    Staff to Camper Ratio: 1:8

    Home Base Locations:
    KinderKamp: Flanagan Community Center (formally the Rec Center)
    Summer Camp: Chickawaukie Pond, Rockland

  • Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 8:45am
    Spruce Point Inn, Kentucky Derby, Always Dreaming, Boothbay Harbor, Maine

     

  • Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 4:45pm

    Looking for a fun activity for your 6 to 11 year old when school is out for the summer? New this year, Children's House Montessori is offering a Summer Explorers Camp for children 6-11 years old. Choose from 3 weekly sessions which will be led by CHMS Orange Door teacher Paula Johnson during the weeks of July 10, 17, and 24 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

  • Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 12:22pm
  • Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 6:30am

    Back by popular request! The World famous Hal McIntyre Orchestra this Mother's Day presents A Tribute To Frank Sinatra.  The iconic songs and jazzy vocals of "Ol' Blue Eyes such songs as "Luck Be a Lady Tonight," "I've Got You Under My Skin," "Fly Me to the Moon" and many other timeless tunes will be featured. You wanted them back and we got them!! 

  • Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 10:30am

    Star of Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Biggest Loser, Hollywood Stars and The Caroline Rhea Show.

  • Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 7:45am

    Thinking about making the switch to an easier, freer way of life? Then you won’t want to miss the Quarry Hill's Cottage Open House. Whether your interest is in home ownership or renting, we may have just the right cottage for you—maintenance-free and available now. Learn more about the opportunities waiting for you at the Midcoast’s premier community for adults age 55-plus. Meet Quarry Hill residents and staff.

  • Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 6:45am

    Spyder is a 12 year old male Abyssinian mix. Spyder’s favorite toy is a knit mouse he bats around his house. His favorite activity is hunting and sneaking into other homes for a surprise sleepover! Spyder’s favorite treat is Friskies Party Mix (Beachside Blend) and he really loves napping on his parents’ bed. Spyder is a very special reminder of Cinco de Mayo as May 5, 2005 is the day he came to his furr-ever home.

  • Hit the road with Owls Head Transportation Museum!
    Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 6:30am

    Start the driving season right! Spend the day exploring scenic roads and locations in Midcoast Maine in your antique, classic or special interest auto and benefit the Museum’s Intern Program!

  • URock graduation celebration
    Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 6:15am

    On Saturday, May 6, about 150 people celebrated the graduation of 46 university students who took course work through University College at Rockland and who identify with Rockland as their home campus.  Degrees will be awarded next Saturday, May 13 at the University of Maine at Augusta's cap and gown ceremony at the Civic Center.

    Rockland graduates from the University of Maine at Augusta for 2017 are:

    AS Bus Administration

  • Monday, May 8, 2017 - 11:45am
    Sumner McKane, a local singer-songwriter, spent three years researching the lumberjack culture 
    in Maine to assemble a montage of films, as well as still photographs, than composed a score to 
  • Friday, May 5, 2017 - 8:45am
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    Beyond the Sea opens for the season starting Thursday, May 11th!
    Also open Mother’s Day Sunday, 14th

     

    After Mother’s Day we will be open Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10:30 - 5:00., closed Sundays & Mondays.

     

  • Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:15am

    Join us for a night out with your significant other and enjoy pizza and craft beer or fine wine from Fireside Restaurant and Lounge,  a romantic classic and local comedian Erin Donovan kicking of the night with a 15 minute  mini set! 

  • Friday, April 28, 2017 - 9:00am

    Bruce is one of our vital team members! Most know him by his friendly smile and attitude. If your dog or cat has boarded with us, we’re sure you know this face well; If you’re not familiar with him, let us fill you in!

    Name:

    Bruce Charity

    Position:

    Kennel Manager

    How I Got Here:

  • open house windows event home
    Friday, April 28, 2017 - 6:00am

    Come see what new windows & doors can do for your home

    Enjoy free coffee and refreshments
    Register to win great door prizes

  • Friday, April 28, 2017 - 5:45am

    The Study Hall is happy to announce that Mark Feldman has returned to their staff. Last summer Mark tutored a handful of elementary and middle school students in reading, writing and math. He graduated from Middlebury College and received his M.Ed. at the University of Maine in Orono.

  • Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 4:30pm

    Flea , tick, and mosquito season has arrived and we have great deals on products to help you control pests!

    For Cats :

    We recommend a monthly topical treatment to control fleas and ticks .With the purchase of 3 months  of Frontline Gold treatments - you receive 1 month free & with the purchase of 6 months you receive 2 free !

    For Dogs :

    We recommend monthly chewable tablets for flea ,tick , and Heartwormcontrol .

  • Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 10:30am
    Please join Jerry Wiles, noted historian, on Monday, May 8, from 3:00 to 4:00pm, to learn the life story of Frederick Douglass.  Born into slavery in 1818, Frederick escaped as a young man and became a leading voice in the abolitionist movement.   For his entire life, he fought for equality and justice for all people.
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  • Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 8:30am

    Heartworm is a serious, potentially fatal, disease that affects dogs and cats. It is a blood-born parasite that is spread by mosquitoes.

     

    It is important to be aware of the signs of heartworm disease:

     

    * dry cough

    * shortness of breath (especially after exercise)

    * weakness

  • Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 5:45pm

    Yes, you read that right! FREE T-Shirts! But of course there's a catch.... 

  • Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 12:30pm

    The fourth annual FREE Sisterhood of Automotive Knowledge Car Care Clinic  will take place on Tuesday, May 16th from 6 to 8 pm at Rockport Automotive.  This "Knowledge is Power" program will boost your confidence during its relaxed atmosphere. 

    Enjoy refreshments and DOOR PRIZES!

    Learn more about checking fluids, changing tires, tire pressure and how it directly reflects your gas mileage.  What noises and sounds indicate problems?  Ask our certified technicians!

  • Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:15am

    Saturday, May 6 from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Aldermere Farm, 20 Russell Ave., Rockport. Open house with the new calves ready to be seen by the public. Docents and 4-H Club members present information about the farm and the Belted Galloway cattle. Other farms are on site with their information and products. 207-236-2739; aldermere.org

  • Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:00am

    This national event encourages kids to stay active and keep learning all summer long!

  • Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 5:30am

    2017 National Volunteer Week begins on Sunday, April 23rd and ends on Saturday, April 29th

  • Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 5:00am

    Quarry Hill invites the public to come to the annual yard sale for outstanding deals on furniture, decorative items, jewelry, kitchen equipment, books, and more. Rain or shine. No early birds please. Proceeds benefit Quarry Hill Resident Activities Fund.

  • Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 2:20pm
    People with Alzheimer’s or Dementia may ask to go home for many reasons. It is the caregiver’s job to try and find out why they are asking.
  • Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 12:45pm

    Calling all pet owners! Calling all pet owners! Submit your furry little buddy here!

    Do you love your little buddy so much that you will weep for hours at the thought of him/her going an entire day without a treat? If so, we want to talk to you!

  • Monday, April 24, 2017 - 12:45pm

    HEALTHY KIDS DAY!
    A National YMCA Event
    Saturday, April 29
    9:00 AM - Noon
    Rockland Community Center
    Free to the community!

     

  • Friday, April 21, 2017 - 2:45pm
    Spruce Point Inn, Boothbay Harbor, Maine, Grand Avenue
     
  • Friday, April 21, 2017 - 12:00pm

    Sam Miles is recognized by many as the “Miles” in Miles Memorial Hospital or as owner of what was once the largest estate in South Bristol, but few are familiar with his fascinating rags-to-riches story.

  • Aldermere Farm Calf Unveiling Day
    Friday, April 21, 2017 - 6:00am

    ROCKPORT — Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) invites area farmers to participate in Calf Unveiling Day on Saturday, May 6, to help promote agriculture and local foods. Volunteers are also being sought to assist at the event, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at MCHT’s Aldermere Farm, a historic saltwater farm located at 20 Russell Avenue in Rockport.
     

  • Friday, April 21, 2017 - 5:45am

    Megan L. Williams of Rockland will join United Mid-Coast Charities as the organization’s first-ever executive director.

  • Friday, April 21, 2017 - 4:45am

    Enjoy a night out with your significant other! 

  • Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 5:00pm