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CPR and First Aid Classes at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital

ELLSWORTH, Maine — American Heart Association Heart Saver CPR and First Aid Training classes are being offered at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital. The  CPR class will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27, for a fee of $40 and First Aid Training will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. [...]

Acadia’s Backyard Birds – a Walk on the Bar

BAR HARBOR, Maine –  Acadia National Park ranger Angi King Johnston and local naturalist Rich MacDonald, will host a winter bird walk along the bar to Bar Island and then a talk at the downtown Abbe Museum from noon to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18. Meet at The Natural History Center on 6 Firefly Lane [...]

Brooksville Community Breakfast

BROOKSVILLE, Maine — There will be a free community breakfast for the Brooksville community from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 11, at the West Brooksville Congregational Church, located at 1597 Coastal Road. all Brooksville residents are welcome to attend. For more information, call Joyce at 326-4239.

Abrahams Will Play All Chess Challengers At Once

ELLSWORTH, Maine –  Steve Abrahams, Chess Coach of John Bapst High School and Orono High School in Bangor and Orono respectively is scheduled to play up to 30 chess players at the same time on Feb. 13,  at Ellsworth Middle School.  The event will take place from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the school cafeteria. [...]

Raptor Internship Available in Acadia National Park

BAR HARBOR, Maine – The raptor internship runs from mid May to mid October. There is a possibility of two shorter internships, one in the summer and one in the fall. However, priority will be given to applicants who can commit to the full season. From mid May through mid August the raptor intern observes [...]

“Share the Love” at the Blue Hill Public Library

BLUE HILL, Maine — In honor of Valentine’s Day, Blue Hill Public Library will present a fun-filled “Share the Love” program for families from 10:30 a.m. to noon  Saturday, Feb. 11, in the Library’s Howard Room. Families are invited to bring a favorite book to share that takes under ten minutes to read. After the [...]

Blue Hill Public Library Play Reading

BLUE HILL, Maine — The public is invited to participate in the Blue Hill Public Library Play Reading Group from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, at the Library, and every 3rd Wednesday of the month until summer. The play selected for this month is Peter Shaffer’s Lettice and Lovage. Lettice and Lovage is [...]

Genetics counseling & referral clinic

ELLSWORTH, Maine — A genetics counseling and referral clinic will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb, 25, in the office building of Maine Coast Pediatrics, 32 Resort Way. This clinic is offered free of charge by the Center for Human Genetics and Appointments are necessary. If you suspect that a medical problem [...]

Looking for Men Who Cook

DEER ISLE, Maine – Seamark Community Arts will hold its 8th annual “Men Who Cook” fundraising dinner from 5:30 to 7 p.m.  Saturday, March 10, in the gymnasium of the Deer Isle-Stonington High School, located at 251 Deer Isle Road. Men of all ages will showcase their favorite recipes or new creations, working individually or [...]

Sumner High to host benefit for new sound system

SULLIVAN, Maine — The Sumner Memorial High School Alumni will host a benefit for a new school sound system beginning at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4,  located at 2456 USA Highway One. Ten Alumni basketball teams will face off in a Round Robin cheered on by 30 Alumni Cheer Leaders. Players are coming from all [...]