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Sun. 1 Oct, 2017 - Sat. 7 Oct, 2017

Sunday, October 01, 2017

Moss Walk (Sun. 1 Oct, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm)

Join HHLT and Ralph Pope for a walk to identify some of our lush populations of mosses and liverworts and to discuss how they fit into the ecosystem. Free. 1-2:30 p.m. at the Hackett and Minot Trails. Advance registration required. FMI: www.hhltmaine.org, 207-837-9613, outreach@hhltmaine.org.

Harpswell Historical Society Museum (Sun. 1 Oct, 2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Harpswell Historical Society Museum, Harpswell Center, Rte. 123 is OPEN every Sunday from 2-4 p.m. from Memorial Day through Columbus Day.  FREE.  WELCOME ALL.  FMI 833-6322 

Monday, October 02, 2017

There are no events on this day.

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Free fun Community Square Dance (Tue. 3 Oct, 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

No prior experience necessary, dress is casual, bring friends and family. FMI Nancy 939-0412
http://sage.squaredanceme.us/

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

“Images of a Lifetime; 90 Years and Counting” (Wed. 4 Oct, 2017 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Thornton Oaks Retirement Community presents “Images of a Lifetime; 90 Years and Counting” an exhibit by world renowned photojournalist, Robert A. Freson. The exhibit opening is Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Mr. Freson will discuss his work and respond to questions.

Robert Freson was born in Belgium in 1926. He studied at the College St. Pierre in Brussels until 1944 during the German Occupation of World War II. He later attended l’Ecole des Arts et Metiers in Vevey, Switzerland where he studied for three years and received a master’s degree in Photography.

Mr. Freson immigrated to the United States in1948 and became a citizen in 1952. His first job was in New York working with the late Irving Penn in the field of photo-journalism. Over the course of his career he has photographed dozens of celebrities, contributed to many publications and has earned numerous international awards for his work.

The public is invited to attend this free event. The exhibit remains open to the public during select times throughout August and September. Please call our business office at 373-4600 to find out times the exhibit is available for viewing.

Modern Narratives of Sustainabiltiy & Indigenous Communities (Wed. 4 Oct, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Attend a unique lecture by Judy Dow, an educator and basket maker who specializes in sharing Indigenous knowledge and applying her talents to understanding contemporary problems. Part of the series We’re Still Here: Indigenous Contemporary Lifeways. See more details and events at http://www.curtislibrary.com/indigenous/ ‎

Thursday, October 05, 2017

“Leadership & 2017 Perspective” with Pamela White, (Thu. 5 Oct, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Orr’s Island Library presents “Leadership & 2017 Perspective” with Pamela White, Maine native and Orr’s Island resident, former US Ambassador to Gambia and Haiti, speaking to the need for effective leadership in the world. 1699 Harpswell Islands Road; 7PM.

Friday, October 06, 2017

Health and Wellness Fair (Fri. 6 Oct, 2017 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

October 6, Friday, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, Harpswell Aging at Home (HAH) will host a Health and Wellness Fair at the Harpswell Community School, 308 Harpswell Islands Road.  The event will include presentations on exercise classes, emergency preparedness, medicare part D, and HAH’s Home repair resource program. Representatives from many community organizations involved in health and wellness programs will be available to provide information as well as flu vaccinations and blood pressure checks.

Health and Wellness Fair (Fri. 6 Oct, 2017 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Health and Wellness Fair hosted by (HAH): Presentations on exercise classes, emergency preparedness, medicare part D, and HAH’s Home repair resource program. Representatives from many community organizations involved in health and wellness programs will be available to provide information as well as flu vaccinations and blood pressure checks. Harpswell Community School, 308 Harpswell Islands Road; 10AM–2PM.

Concert Benefitting Human Rights Education (Fri. 6 Oct, 2017 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

The Leopard Girls will perform their eclectic blend of jazz, rock, blues, and pop music at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Brunswick next Friday, October 6, at 7:30PM. Doors open at 7:00PM with a $10 suggested donation. All proceeds from the show will benefit the educational programming of the Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine, a nonprofit education center and exhibition space located in Augusta.

Leopard Girls is a five-piece act from Maine made up of Chris Simpson, Scott Woodruff, and Gary Lawless - formerly of Jimmy Midnight and The Yurtbirds – with Ben Hunsberger (welcomefarmmusic.com) and drummer Hal Ahlers of Blues Buzzards. For more information about Leopard Girls, visit their Facebook page at facebook.com/TheLeopardGirls.

Saturday, October 07, 2017

There are no events on this day.