October 10, 2012 RSS feed / Community

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Thursday, 6:30 p.m., town hall. Bath FORESTRY COMMITTEE, Wednesday, 7 p.m., city hall. COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE, Thursday, 4:30 p.m., city hall. Brunswick BRUNSWICK DEV More...

Falconry talk features live peregrine falcon

BATH — Master falconer Larry Barnes will present “Falconry: Sport of Kings,” accompanied by a live peregrine falcon, at 7 p.m. More...

Septic tanks, clam flats workshop on tap

BATH — The Androscoggin Valley Soil and Water Conservation District and Kennebec Estuary Land Trust will be host a workshop, “Keeping Clam Flats Open: Septic Tank Problems and Solutions,” 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. More...

Bipolar book author to sign copies Thursday

BRUNSWICK — In observance of Mental Illness Awareness Week, Mid Coast Hospital will hold a book reading and signing by Christina Solak-Goodwin of her book, “Battling Bipolar Disorder; A Memoir.”  The free event is noon to 1 p.m More...

College planning info session slated at PFL

BATH — Patten Free Library will host its final information session about getting into and paying for college, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the library’s secondfloor community room. No pre-registration is required; the event is free.  More...

Farm to Head Start Day is Wednesday

BATH — Midcoast Maine Community Action Head Start has collaborated with Morris Farm to celebrate National Farm to Head Start Day on Wednesday.  Events will include talks about how to make fresh roasted beet salad and farm cheese from the f More...

Nursery school plans silent auction Friday

HARPSWELL — Harpswell Community Nursery School will host a silent auction fundraiser 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Café Mojo, 506 Harpswell Neck Road.  More...

Growstown School open house slated

BRUNSWICK — Growstown School will host an annual open house and harvest bake sale 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

State park hosting Steamer Dig Saturday

FREEPORT — Wolfe’s Neck Woods State Park is offering nature programs daily at 2 p.m. More...

Curtis library offers fall science series

BRUNSWICK — Curtis Memorial Library has announced its Fall Science Read series — facilitated hourlong programs about the book “Silent Spring” that begin Wednesday at noon.  This week, professor Gail Carlson from the Colby More...

Babysitting classes offered by hospital

BRUNSWICK — Mid Coast Hospital is offering babysitting and home alone safety classes.  More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Thursday, 6:30 p.m., town hall.  Bath FORESTRY COMMITTEE, Wednesday, 7 p.m., city hall. COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE, Thursday, 4:30 p.m., city hall. More...

Sunday Crop Walk aims to fight hunger

BATH — Registration for the Bath Area Crop Walk takes place at 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the gazebo near City Park. More...

Departments focus on fire education this week

BRUNSWICK   In honor of National Fire Prevention Week, Brunswick Fire Department will host an open house Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Emerson Station, rain or shine.  More...

Genealogy workshop on tap at Patten Free

BATH — Frank Rose will present “AncestryLibrary.com, a Subset of Ancestry.com” on Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon in the Patten Free Library community room.  More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Thursday, 6:30 p.m., town hall.  Arrowsic SHELLFISH CONSERVATION COMMISSION, Monday, 5 p.m., town hall. BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6 p.m., town hall. More...

STUDENT NOTE

ANNE METCALF graduated magna cum laude on June 9, 2012, from  Carleton College in Northfield, Minn. She earned a bachelor of arts degree in English. She is the daughter of Judy Metcalf and George  Metcalf of Bath.   More...

PUMPKIN FACE

A DECORATIVE PUMPKIN FACE is among gourds, mums and more on display and for sale at Rocky Ridge Farm in Bowdoin. More...

Hyde students aiding Bath food mobile

BATH   As part of Hyde School's community service program, Hyde has forged a partnership with the Good Shepherd Food Mobile that will last through this school year.  Many students and faculty had already been lending their time to helping o More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Alna BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Thursday, 6:30 p.m., town hall.  Arrowsic SHELLFISH CONSERVATION COMMISSION, Monday, 5 p.m., town hall. BOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6 p.m., town hall. More...