Winter Harbor Shopping Night Set for Dec. 3

WINTER HARBOR — The doors will be open until the evening hours at restaurants and shops in Winter Harbor Dec. 3 for the 18th annual Schoodic Holiday Family Shopping Evening.


The Peninsula School Parent Teacher Club is holding a silent auction and a holiday craft fair in the Winter Harbor Gym from 4 to 8 p.m. and will have food and beverages available.

The Acadian Woman’s Club is holding a chili supper at the Masonic Lodge from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Dinner is $7 for adults, $4 for children under 10, and free for children under 2.

The Harbor Girl Emporium & Café is offering 20 percent off all its gift items, excluding consignments. In addition to its usual menu, the café will hold a mustard tasting and a tea tasting. The cafe is open until 8 p.m. or until the last person leaves.

The Barking Dog, which sells paintings, jewelry, fiber art, cards and other gifts, will serve refreshments and provide live demonstrations from 4 to 8:30 p.m.

J. M. Gerrish Provisions Market & Café is open until 7 p.m. with a menu featuring homemade flat bread grilled pizzas, burgers, sandwiches, soups, pastries and meals to go.

Grindstone Neck of Maine is offering free samples of its smoked seafood and other food products and is offering 20 percent off in-house purchases.

The Mermaid’s Purse Farm Gallery on Lighthouse Point Road in the neighboring village of Prospect Harbor will have mulled cider for visitors from 4 to 9 p.m. Gift items include handmade ornaments and many other items made with seashore salvage.

The Winter Harbor 5 & 10 will offer 20 percent off everything from 6 to 8:30 p.m. and will raffle an MP3 player. The shop also is providing a free, 4-by-6 photo from its digital photo machine from customers’ photo compact discs or camera chip cards.

Elementals fiberart and curiosities will be selling its handmade scarves, sea forms, felted items, paper art and “unusual objects.”

The Village Doctor, Dr. Ben Newman, is holding an open house from 4 to 8 p.m.

Whopaints gallery and studio will provide food and refreshments, demonstrations, opportunities to paint and music until 8 p.m. Customers are invited to build with Legos all day.

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