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  • Friday, January 19, 2018 - 11:15am

    ROCKPORT – Saturday, February 3 Maine Coast Heritage Trust invites adventurers of ages to join steward and naturalist Kirk Gentalen for a lively morning outdoors from 10 AM to noon, and discover some of the wildlife stories that Erickson Fields Preserve in Rockport has to offer.

  • Friday, January 19, 2018 - 11:00am

    Wondering when we are open?  

    ROOTS & WEEDS 

    Medical Marijuana Growing Supplies And Accessories

    Mon, Wed. & -Fri. 10 a.m - 6 p.m.

    Saturday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday CLOSED

    Call before Snow Storm, may be Closed

  • going zero waste
    Friday, January 19, 2018 - 8:30am

    Many teas are over packaged including being wrapped in plastic or individually wrapped.  Some tea bags even contain plastic and the “k-cup” or “teapods” are wasteful.

  • Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 8:00am
    Covering sundry details of proceedings held at the Pownalborough Court House, Jay Robbins will discuss judicial culture and tradition, the evolving state of the law and its adjudication, and the role the courts played in our local community.
  • Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 8:00am

    We welcome the public to join us on Monday, from January 22, 3:00 to 4:00pm, for a late spring visit to Finland and Oslo Norway! Michael Perry’s inspiring photos, mixed with his warmth and humor, fascinating history, local lore, and unique trivia will chase away the winter blues. The event is free. The Lincoln Home is located at 22 River Road, Newcastle.

  • Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 6:00am

    When: First Sunday of each month

    Location: Hills Mansion 136 State Street, Augusta Maine

    Event Schedule: Pot Luck at 5:00 pm, main session 6:15

    Contact: Roy Roden (207) 230-8473, roy@eastgateoffice.org

  • Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 6:00am

    WinsMor Garage Door Co. Installed 2, 9x9 Stamped Steel Haas Model 664 Carriage House Garage Doors on Isleboro.
    With over 35 years in the Garage Door business you can feel confident that your Garage Door will be installed right the 1st time which is why at WinsMor Garage Door Co. we offer a 2 year guarantee on our installations.

  • zero waste plastic free
    Monday, January 15, 2018 - 8:00am

     Plastics are a part of life.  Single use plastics are plastics used once and then discarded.  Often this plastic ends up in the oceans.  When a straw, a balloon, a drink cup breaks down it can look like a tasty tempting bite to a hungry sea creature.  Some of the marine species most affected by plastic pollution are sea turtles, seals and sea lions, seabirds, fish, whales and dolphins.  It’s easy to feel overwhelmed and helpless but one small step can make a difference.  Make the move to “re

  • Monday, January 15, 2018 - 6:45am

    Join master dollmaker Bridget Qualey for a one-day workshop, and bring home a cuddly woolen doll! No special skills are needed, and all materials will be provided.

    Register today! Deadline is January 13.

    Adults only, please.

  • Monday, January 15, 2018 - 6:30am

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

  • Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 8:45pm

    EASTGATE PROPHETIC ROUNDTABLE

     Eastgate School of the Spirit, Tuesday Jan. 16th 6:30 pm.

    Location:  Life Ministries 336 Limerock St. Rockland ME   

    Contact email: roy@eastgateoffice.org

      This Tuesday come and share what Abby Father is revealing for 2018. We are living in the most interesting times. The year 2018 is a completely different year than we have known- much different than 2017.

  • Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 12:50pm
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  • Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 9:15am
     
    Michael McCarthy along with his 1800’s Victorian Square Grand Piano does it all. From Chopin to the Chicken Dance, he has his audience moving, 
    listening and visualizing with his performances set to specially designed movies. Chase away the winter blues and join us for this lively performance on Thursday,
  • Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 8:15am

    Claire Weinberg, the mom in the mother/daughter seaweed skincare business, Dulse & Rugosa will give a talk about going Zero Waste and Plastic Free.  2018 is definitely the year for everyone to give up some plastic.  A small step can make a big difference.  The talk is at the Rockland Public Library, Jan 11th and starts at 6:30.  

  • Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 5:00pm

    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-

  • Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 1:00pm

    Ashwood Waldorf School is offering a new, five-week session of it’s popular Parent-Child classes, led by teacher Audrey McGlashan, beginning on Tuesday, January 16 and running through February 13. Classes are held in Ashwood's early-childhood center on Park Street in Rockport on Tuesdays from 9:00-11:00 a.m.

  • Saturday, January 6, 2018 - 7:45am

    ROCKLAND – The Oceanside varsity girls basketball team hosted Mount Desert Island in a contest Friday evening falling 44-33 in a game of two halves.

    Here is the link to the photo gallery from this game
    https://msrrh.instaproofs.com/gallery/…

    With the win, MDI moves to 6-1 on the season while Oceanside falls to 3-4.

  • Saturday, January 6, 2018 - 7:30am

    ROCKLAND – The Oceanside girls basketball teams hosted Mount Desert Island for a pair of games Friday with the JV teams opening the night with an exciting game.

    Click here to view the photo gallery from this game!

  • Aldermere Farm, Maine Coast Heritage Trust, Heidi Baker
    Friday, January 5, 2018 - 12:30pm

    ROCKPORT – Maine Coast Heritage Trust, a statewide land conservation organization, is pleased to announce that Heidi Baker will assume the role of General Manager of Aldermere Farm on January 15th. Baker will be advancing from her position as Aldermere’s Herd Manager, a role she has served in since 2013.

  • Harborview cottage Memory Loss Community midcoast Maine
    Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 2:45pm
    Discover what makes Harbor View Cottage a very unique Memory Loss Community in midcoast Maine. Join us at our Open House on Saturday, January 13, from 10am - 2pm, to learn more about our holistic approach to memory loss care.  
     
  • Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 8:15am

    2018 is the year to begin your Zero Waste/Plastic Free journey. Join Claire T Weinberg, the mom in the mother/daughter seaweed skincare business Dulse & Rugosa , in learning about the The Zero Waste/Plastic Free movement, which is focused on using less plastic in your life. 

  • Tuesday, January 2, 2018 - 8:45am

    Cold weather is here! Along with the chilly temperatures come new safety concerns for your pets. Just like you, pets are susceptible to frostbite and hypothermia. Luckily, many of the simple safety measures you take for yourself apply to your pets as well! Here are some tips to help keep your pet toasty and healthy this winter.

  • Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - 10:00am
    Andrew Wyeth will be remembered for his creations of paintings like Christina’s World and Winter 1946.  Jerry Wiles, local historian, will share the life of Andrew Wyeth with us on Wednesday, January 10, from 2:30 to 3:30pm.  The event is free and open to the public, 22 River Road, Newcastle.  For more information, please contact Rhonda Hanna, rhonda@lincoln-home.org.
  • Sunday, December 24, 2017 - 6:00am

    Thank you, Pen Bay Pilot for providing this online service for Churches and ministries. 

  • the clam before the storm
    Friday, December 22, 2017 - 11:00am

    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED AN EMERGENCY CLAM BULLETIN FOR LINCOLN COUNTY MAINE.

  • Friday, December 22, 2017 - 9:45am

    Allen Insurance and Financial will be closing all our offices at 3 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 22 to allow our employees to get a little head start on the holiday weekend. Our offices will be closed Christmas Day and will reopen Tuesday morning, Dec. 26 at 8 a.m. Merry Christmas and Best Holiday Wishes to all!

  • Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 11:30am

    Cold weather is here! Along with the chilly temperatures come new safety concerns for your pets. Just like you, pets are susceptible to frostbite and hypothermia. Luckily, many of the simple safety measures you take for yourself apply to your pets as well! Here are some tips to help keep your pet toasty and healthy this winter.

  • Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 6:30am

    Teaching is an admirable profession and good ones are always needed. At University College at Rockland, you can attain full teacher certification in the areas of Birth to 5, K - 3, Elementary (K-8), Secondary (9-12) and Special Education (K - 12).

  • Lincoln Home Assisted Living Newcastle Maine Continuum of Care Independent Senior Living
    Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 11:45am

    Head chef Julie Adams, along with her talented staff, find creative recipes and uses for oysters that are harvested from the Norumbega Farm, which residents view from their dining room window. Julie had the creative idea to wash and paint the shells, after serving oysters to LH residents, for their Christmas tree! Julie shares her Holiday Oyster Recipe:

    Damariscotta River Oysters 12ea. 

  • Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 3:06pm
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  • Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 12:30pm
    Spruce Point Inn, Resort, Boothbay Harbor, ME, Boothbay Region Arts Foundation

     

  • Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 11:30am

    Chris Richmond, a member of the marine insurance division of Allen Insurance and Financial, has been elected to a three-year term on the board of directors of the Maine Marine Trades Association.

    Richmond, based in the company's Camden office, is a former schooner captain who maintains his USCG 100-ton master's license. He specializes in marine insurance, working with boat yards, builders and owners across the U.S.

  • pet shop boothbay harbor december 2017
    Friday, December 8, 2017 - 8:00am

    We can help. As long as you are committed to not being from away.

    STEP #1) Open our monthly newsletter here: http://mailchi.mp/23bca93f2b22/the-salty-paws-december-2017

  • Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 1:15pm
    Spruce Point Inn, Boothbay Harbor, ME, Resort, Holiday Events, Christmas

     

  • The Lincoln Home Independent and Assisted Living Midcoast Maine Newcastle
    Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 8:45am

    Lots of laughter and teamwork, holiday music and hot chocolate, created a very festive atmosphere as Lincoln Home residents joined in to decorate their Christmas tree.

  • Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 8:30am
    In March, 2016, Rem Briggs (at 77 years old) and wife, Taylor (65) drove with their dog, Sitka (7), to Georgia, to walk home to Maine via the Appalachian Trail. Starting at Springer Mt. April 2, they reached the summit of Mt. Katahdin 5 months and 2,190 miles later. On Monday, December 18, 3:00 to 4:00pm the Briggs’ will share their observations of nature, the generosity of strangers, and the challenges of their mental and physical endurance.
  • max and augs dog blog boothbay harbor
    Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 10:15am

    This month, Big Dumb Buddy discusses how to wake up your BiPed so you can get breakfast on time.

    So grab a hot cocoa or waterglass full of fortified wine and read “How To Get Don Up For Breakfast” - by Big Buddy Dog

  • Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 6:00am

    United Midcoast Charities announced that it has recently been named a “2017 Top-Rated Nonprofit” by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews of charities and nonprofits.

    United Midcoast Charities (UMC) provides grants to more than 50 nonprofit organizations Knox and Waldo counties that help residents in need with essential services. 

  • Monday, December 4, 2017 - 2:15pm
    Woodrow Wilson, the 28th President, was represented in our history books as a progressive Democrat. In the first of a two part program, Jerry Willes, historian, will speak on Wilson’s role on racial issues during World War I. The public is invited to join us for our free talk on Wednesday, December 13, from 3:00 to 4:00pm.
     
  • Lincoln Home Independent and Assisted Living on Damariscotta River Newcastle Maine Seniors
    Monday, December 4, 2017 - 2:00pm

    Discover what makes Harbor View Cottage a very unique Memory Loss Community in midcoast Maine. Join us at our Open House on Saturday, December 9, from 10am - 2pm, to learn more about our holistic approach to memory loss care.

  • Monday, December 4, 2017 - 12:30pm

    Ashwood Waldorf School is hosting a free, family-friendly performance at the Camden Opera House on Friday, December 15, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

    Ashwood's Winter Revels is modeled on the famed holiday extravaganza that originated in the Boston area. Ashwood students grades 1-8 will present songs, poetry, skits, dance, hijinks, and surprises in a delightful seasonal offering.

    Free of charge; all are invited.

    Phone 207.236.8021 for information.

  • Monday, December 4, 2017 - 12:30pm

    P.A.W.S. will be offering a Rabies vaccination and microchipping clinic for CATS only at the VFW in Belfast on December 16th.

    Rabies is a fatal disease that is easily prevented with vaccination. The virus that causes rabies is transmitted through the saliva of infected animals so both indoor and indoor/outdoor pets should be protected.

  • Monday, December 4, 2017 - 12:15pm

    Annette MacNair will be joining us to talk about America's VetDogs program! Annette is the Puppy Advisor for a new program at the Maine State Prison in Warren. MSP is the first prison in Maine to have joined the America's VetDogs program and currently has 4 puppies being raised and trained by inmates who are Veterans themselves. On the weekends the puppies are out in the community being raised by "weekend raisers".

  • Monday, December 4, 2017 - 9:00am

    Name: Whimsy (nickname: Whims)

    Whimsy is a seven-year-old male Domestic Longhair (a.k.a. “Orange Fluffy”)

    Whimsy’s favorite activities include eating, chasing chipmunks, and playing in the woods with his human friends. He really loves being scratched and rough housed and having his tail tugged!  Whimsy’s favorite treat is lapping up the liquid in Fancy Feast Broths.  Using only one word, Whimsy’s owners describe him as affectionate.

  • Early college, Hutchinson Center, pre college, dual enrollment
    Monday, December 4, 2017 - 6:00am

    Belfast, Maine –Through a partnership between the Maine Department of Education and the University of Maine System, funding is available to qualified students to cover full tuition for up to 12 college credits per year.  Aspirations funding is available to high school students on a first-come-first-served basis.  Interested students and parents are encouraged to contact Academic Advisor Amy Smith, 207.338.8004, amy.m.smit@maine.edu to learn more about

  • Friday, December 1, 2017 - 6:30am

      WinsMor Garage Door Co. installed these 2 insulated steel commercial garage doors in Stonington, ME

      one door was 16x16  one was 8x8 

       Call today for all your garage door needs both residential and commercial

  • Friday, December 1, 2017 - 6:30am

    Name: Whimsy (nickname: Whims)

    Whimsy is a seven-year-old male Domestic Longhair (a.k.a. “Orange Fluffy”)

    Whimsy’s favorite activities include eating, chasing chipmunks, and playing in the woods with his human friends. He really loves being scratched and rough housed and having his tail tugged!  Whimsy’s favorite treat is lapping up the liquid in Fancy Feast Broths.  Using only one word, Whimsy’s owners describe him as affectionate.

  • Dominic Dill
    Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 2:45pm

    The Study Hall is excited to announce the addition of Dominic Dill to our tutoring staff. Dominic is a 2010 Camden Hills graduate who recently returned to his hometown of Rockport. He received a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Applied Chemistry from Beloit College, a small liberal arts college in southern Wisconsin.

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