Nibbles: blueberry pancake breakfast and four other upcoming events

Stack ’em up!

Get fortified from 6 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, at the 55th Annual Winter Harbor Lobster Festival’s blueberry pancake breakfast at the Masonic Hall in preparation for festivities ranging from the Lobster Boat races at Henry Cove to the parade in downtown Winter Harbor at 5:30 p.m.

Got company? Take them to the festival’s lobster dinner from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The menu includes boiled lobster, corn on the cob, dessert, coleslaw and drinks. For more details, visit


Classic, delicious

Homemade lobster stew, salad, rolls, dessert and beverages compose the menu for the Bucksport United Methodist Church’s lobster stew dinner with seatings at 5 and 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 9. The cost is $15 per person. To reserve seats, call 469-3622.


Healing herbs

Got dry, callused hands? Learn how to make your own medicinal oils and salves from 9 to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 14, at the Deer Isle Hostel. To sign up, contact herbalist Brighid Doherty at 460-0744 or [email protected]


Fireside cooking

Baking bread on the hearth will be a major focus at the Wilson Museum’s “Fireside Cooking” demonstration from 2 to 5 p.m. in the John & Phebe Perkins House at 111 Perkins St. in Castine. The demo is part of the house tour. The cost is $5 per person. For more info, call 326-9247 and visit


Warm your soul

Tuck into tenderly cooked roast beef with fixings at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 14, at the Cherryfield Congregational Church. The cost is $10 per adult and $5 per child. The church is located at 12 River Road. For more info, call 546-7599.

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