2014-12-12 / Ticket

Holiday and Harvest Festivals and Fairs


DEC. 20

Victorian Christmas in Alna, Wiscasset, Waterville and Farmington Railway Museum, 97 Cross

Road, Alna. Steam and diesel train rides, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., sleigh or wagon train rides, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Museum grounds open from

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Free.


DEC. 12-13

2nd Annual Twisted Christmas,

Studio Theatre of Bath, 880

Washington, Winter Street Center, 358-003, 8 p.m., tickets $12

Leave the kiddos at home and enjoy a nice and naughty evening of entertainment.

DEC. 13

Bath Area Senior Citizens Christmas Fair, 45 Floral St., 443-

4937, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Fair and lunch. Ebelskiver Demo, Now You’re

Cooking, 49 Front St., 443-1402,

10 a.m.-1 p.m. Newpoli: Italian Christmas!,

Chocolate Church Arts Center

804 Washington St. 442-8455,

7:30 p.m. Southern Italian Folk

Music, $20 advance/$25 door. Pillowcase Workshop, Mariner’s

Compass Quilt Shop, 190 Front

St., 443-2900, 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Help stitch a holiday themed pillowcase for a Veteran spending Christmas at the Togus

VA Hospital.

DEC. 13-14

Candy Cane Train, Bath Train Station, 443-6384, 9 and 11 a.m.,

1 and 3 p.m. Scenic holiday train ride fun for the whole family supports local literacy programs. Ride the train to Wiscasset and back with Santa and his elves. Tickets $18, www.candycanetrain.org or call 443-6384.

DEC. 14

Bath Antiques Show, Bath Middle

School, 6 Old Brunswick Road,

582-5908, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 50+ dealers. $4 or $3.50 with calendar or print ad.

DEC. 16

Mrs. Claus Is Coming To Town!,

Patten Free Library, 33 Summer

St., 443-5141, 6:30-7:15 p.m.,

Storytime Room. Children can wear PJ’s, enjoy refreshments, music and make a paper stocking to hang while Mrs. Claus reads.

DEC. 17

Bath Municipal Band Christmas

Concert, Bath Senior Citizen’s

Center, 45 Floral St., 841-3002,

7 p.m. Traditional and popular music of the season. Open to public. Free.

DEC. 18

Holiday Wine Tasting, Now You’re

Cooking, 49 Front St., 443-1402,

5-7 p.m. Free. Winter Holiday Concert, Morse

High School, 826 High St., 443-

8250, 7 p.m. Student concert band and chorus performing both traditional and contemporary holiday music.

DEC. 18-21

“A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol,”

Chocolate Church Arts Center,

804 Washington St., 442-8455.

Dec. 18 and 19, 7:30 p.m., 20 and 21, 2 p.m. Holiday entertainment for the family. $10.

DEC. 19

Trolley Caroling, Bath City Hall, 5- 9 p.m. (Trolley departs every 30 minutes.) Bring a blanket and a thermos of hot chocolate for a night of caroling. Many downtown shops and restaurants will be open. Admire the window displays and vote for your favorite.

DEC. 21

Christmas Musical Drama, Salvation Army, 25 Congress Ave.,

443-3611, 11 a.m.

DEC. 22

Sing! It’s Christmas!, Chocolate

Church Arts Center, 804 Washington St.; 442-8455; 7 p.m.

Annual community sing-along.



DEC. 12

Sunsplash Craft Fair, Bowdoin

College, David Saul Smith Union,

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Many Mainemade arts and crafts, door prizes, giveaways. Smith Union

Grill to offer lunch specials. Bowdoin Book Store will give out 25 percent off coupons.

DEC. 13

St. John’s Annual Christmas

Craft Show, Knights of Columbus

Hall, Brunswick. 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Featuring over 30 juried Maine crafters. Shop for original gifts, art, jewelry, decorations, wreaths, fudge, cookies.

Snowflake Café serves homemade soup, sandwichs, soft drinks, coffee and hot chocolate.

DEC. 14

Festival of Lessons and Carols,

Bowdoin College, Bowdoin

Chapel, Brunswick, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

DEC. 20

Sing We Noel by Oratorio

Chorale, St. Paul’s Episcopal

Church, Pleasant and Union streets, Brunswick. The first annual Oratorio Chorale holiday concert with John Corrie, organist, brass quintet, seasonal music, and cocoa-and-cookies reception. Special family ticket pricing.


DEC. 13

Georgetown Community Dinner,

Community Center, Georgetown

Road, Georgetown, 4 p.m. Annual community dinner, with a visit from Santa.

DEC. 19

Kids’ Party, Georgetown Community Center, Georgetown Road,

Georgetown. 6:30 p.m.


DEC. 14

Vesper Service, East Harpswell

Church, 2 p.m.


DEC. 12

Holiday Open House, Phippsburg

Town Offices, 6-8 p.m., Santa comes at 7 p.m.


DEC. 13

Breakfast with Santa, Topsham

Fair Grounds, 8-11 a.m., sponsored by Miss Maine Scholarship

Program. $5 youth, $10 adult, includes breakfast, coloring book and visit with Santa.


Santa Central Calls, calls made

Dec. 17 and 18. Wouldn’t your child like a phone call from Santa or Mrs. Claus? Sign up to let your kindergartener or first grader get a phone call from the North Pole at www.topshammaine.com/santa.

Deadline to register is Dec. 15.

West Bath

DEC. 17

Community Christmas Service,

West Bath Historical Society, Old

West Bath Meetinghouse, Berry’s

Mill Road, 7 p.m. FMI call 443-

5907. The Rev. Alison Smith presiding.


DEC. 13

Breakfast with Santa, at the Wiscasset Community Center, 242

Gardiner Road. 8 a.m.-10 a.m. $6 for adults, $3 for children over 5.

Santa to arrive at 8:45 a.m. Pancakes, eggs, sausage/bacon and home fries. St. Phillip’s Christmas Fair, St.

Phillip’s Church, Wiscasset. Craft show, wreath sale, homemade tomato soup and corn bread luncheon, with gingerbread for dessert. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

DEC. 15

Chewonki Craft Fair, Chewonki

Center for Environmental Education, 485 Chewonki Neck Road,

Wiscasset. 1-5 p.m. The fair will feature crafts made by Chewonki’s talented staff and local craftspeople. Crafts for sale will include jewelry, wooden spoons, wooden bowls, cutting boards, wildlife art, handmade soaps, purses, bags, wallets, ornaments and sweets. Hot drinks and light snacks will be served. Admission is free. Interested craftspeople are invited to sell their crafts.

Please contact Heather Lowe at hlowe@chewonki.org by Dec. 8.

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