ENFIELD, Maine — If the cold doesnâ€™t get the anglerâ€™s blood moving the fishing will. Winter anglers are getting their ice fishing gear ready for Lowell-Enfield Boy Scout Troop #64â€™s 10th Annual Ice Fishing Derby on February 17, 2012 to February 19, 2012. This coincides, coincidentally, with the stateâ€™s free fishing days. That means that [...]
FORT KENT, Maine — The MaineÂ Recreation and Parks Association and the Maine Red Cross Claws are announcing their partnership for the MRPA’s annual Hot Shot Competition to compete against other basketball enthusiasts across the state. The Fort Kent Recreation and Parks Department with host University of Maine at Fort Kent will hold this event [...]
HOLDEN, Maine — Lee Kanter, biologist with Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife will present a winter ecology walk from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 4, at Fields Pond Audubon Center. The event will visit a deer wintering area and learn how the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife monitors winter conditions and [...]
DEXTER, Maine — The Penquis Beekeepers’ monthly meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, at the VFW, located on Cedar St. Master Maine Beekeeper, Carol Cottrill, will give a presentation on “Preparing and Working with Beeswax and how to Make Candy Board”. Anyone interested in Beekeeping is welcome to attend. For more [...]
THOMASTON, Maine — Trekkers, a local outdoor-based youth mentoring organization, has been selected to join the Maine Association of Nonprofits at the Maine Nonprofit Day at the State House on Feb. 2. Nonprofit Day provides an opportunity for nonprofits and government to emphasize their commitment to working together in order to creatively, efficiently and effectively [...]
BAR HARBOR, Maine — The 2012 Emerson School 8th Grade Silent Auction and Movie will be held Sunday, Jan. 29, at Reel Pizza, 33 Kennebec Place.Â The silent auction will run from 1 to 4 p.m. and the movie, The Incredibles will begin at 1:30 p.m. The movie price will be $6 and the event [...]
RANGELEY, Maine — The Rangeley Lakes Snowmobile Club’s annual winter festival, Snodeo, will take place from Thursday through Saturday, Jan. 19-21, originating at Moose Alley on Main St. The three day event will host a fundraising casino night, Polaris family ride, kids events and a fireworks display. For more information or for a list of [...]
ORONO, Maine –The SPA Theatre Division will present Grace by Intermedia Graduate student Peg Killian; a Readerâ€™s Theatre original work based on Charolette BrontÃ«â€™s novel Jane Eyre at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, in Minsky Hall on the UMaine campus. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 581-4721.
OLD TOWN, Maine — Barry Burgason, wildlife biologist, will host Tracks in the University Forest-AÂ Snowshoe Trek at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28,Â at University Forest. Burgason has used tracking to identify animals and their habitats on the winter landscape. Participants will get coaching in finding and identifying tracks, and reading the stories they tell. [...]
BREWER, Maine — The Brewer Parks and Recreation Department will now accept registrations for their annual Father-Daughter Valentine dance from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, at the Brewer Auditorium. Registrations are limited to the first 430 guest and open to girls in grades K-6 and their guest.Â For more information, call 989-5199.