Community Announcements

  • Hancock County GOP hosting game day

    ELLSWORTH — The Hancock County Republicans are hosting a game day on Saturday, March 30, at the Ellsworth VFW Hall. Doors open at 3 p.m. and there will be a spaghetti dinner at 5:30. Bring your favorite board or card game or just come to play. The event is free and all are welcome to

  • Discussion on race, social justice scheduled in Blue Hill

    BLUE HILL — The Americans Who Tell the Truth portrait and educational project, with support from Maine Initiatives, The Bay School, WERU and Reversing Falls Sanctuary, is bringing together Bree Newsome from North Carolina and Maulian Dana from the Penobscot Nation for a conversation about race, gender and social justice. The event is scheduled for

  • Film, workshop at Blue Hill Library

    BLUE HILL — Local artist Margret Baldwin will host a screening of the 2016 film “The Hudson River School: Artistic Pioneers” on Thursday, March 28, at 6:30 p.m. at the Blue Hill Public Library. The third in a series of six art history film screenings at the library, it will be followed by an optional

  • Opera preview at Blue Hill Library

    BLUE HILL — The Bagaduce Music Lending Library and Friends of the Blue Hill Public Library will present a preview of Richard Wagner’s opera “Die Walkure” at the Blue Hill Public Library on Friday, March 29, at 1 p.m. A live performance of the opera will be simulcast at The Grand in Ellsworth the following

  • Workshop on herbs at Moore Library

    STEUBEN — The Henry D. Moore Library and Community Center (22 Village Road, Steuben), in partnership with Healthy Acadia, will host a free workshop focused on growing and using herbs to promote health on Wednesday, April 3, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Interested community members are welcome and invited to attend this free workshop

  • Film showing at Blue Hill Library

    BLUE HILL — Peninsula Peace & Justice will screen the documentary “An Act of Conscience” on Friday, March 29, at 7 p.m. at the Blue Hill Public Library. Considered one of the all-time great anti-war movies, the 1997 film chronicles the five-year struggle of a Massachusetts couple to resist the seizure of their home due

  • Benefit supper in Dedham March 30

    DEDHAM — A benefit supper for Phyllis Bishop will be held at the Dedham Church at 209 Mill Road (corner of Route 46 and Mill Road) on Saturday, March 30, at 5 p.m. Doors will open at 4:30. Bishop, a member of the Brewer and Holden historical societies, lost her husband and home in a

  • Talk scheduled at Halcyon Grange

    BLUE HILL — On Tuesday, March 26, at 7 p.m., Lynn Cheney of Blue Hill will present a talk in the Halcyon Grange’s series of winter educational talks. Cheney is a member of the board of Maine AllCare, a retired business owner and a trained navigator for the Affordable Care Act. She will provide background