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MON/22

MISCELLANEOUS

FOOD ADDICTS IN RECOVERY ANONYMOUS, 9a.m., St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 27 Pleasant St., Brunswick.

LUNCH AND LEARN: ESSENTIAL OILS WITH MELINDA BAXTER, noon, People Plus, 35 Union St., Brunswick. Learn about essential oils; bring your lunch or try People Plus’s Monday munchies. Drinks, chips and dessert provided. Free, open to the public.

SAGE ROUND DANCE OPEN HOUSE, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Woodside Elementary School, 42 Barrows Dr., Topsham. No prior experience necessary, dress is casual. Must have a partner. FMI, call Nancy at 939-0412 or visit Sage.SquareDanceME.us.

TUE/23

MISCELLANEOUS

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS BATH/BRUNSWICK, noon, St. Mary’s Church, 144 Lincoln St., Bath.

LUNCH WITH FRIENDS, noon, Bailey Island Union Church, 2141 Harpswell Islands Road, Bailey Island. Free and open to all ages. To volunteer to cook a dish or help setup, call Surrey Hardcastle at 207-833-0092 or surreysh@comcast.net.

CREA: STUDENTS CATHANCE PRESERVE FIELD STUDIES, 6 p.m., Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside Road, Topsham. Mt. Ararat High School students present research findings on projects undertaken with CREA at the Cathance River Preserve. FMI, call (207) 725- 1727 or visit topshamlibrary.org.

NOR’EASTERS BARBERSHOP CHORUS REHEARSAL, 7p.m., Bath United Methodist Church, 340 Oak Grove Avenue, Bath. Men of all ages who like to sing are welcome. 542-7229.

WED/24

MISCELLANEOUS

WINTER WISDOM: ART OF ACADIA, 12:15-1:45 p.m., Curtis Memorial Library, Morrell Room, 23 Pleasant St., Brunswick. David Little looks at “The Art of Acadia: A historical survey of the arts and artists of the Acadia region,” which includes the role of the visual arts in the American Conservation movement and connecting threads to both the art and conservation of the Katahdin region. The free lecture series is open to the public. FMI, visit MidcoastSeniorCollege.org/winter wisdom.

ST. DOMINIC’S HIGH SCHOOL INFORMATION NIGHT, 6:30 p.m., St. Dominic’s, 121 Gracelawn Road, Auburn. Information about academics, athletics, co-curricular opportunities, and financial aid and scholarship opportunities. FMI, contact Principal Shelly Wheeler at Shelly.Wheeler@portlanddioces.org or (207) 782- 6911.

FOOD ADDICTS IN RECOVERY ANONYMOUS, 7p.m., Topsham Medical Building, 4 Horton Place, Topsham. 528- 5550.

BOWDOINHAM HISTORICAL SOCIETY ANNUAL MEETING, 7 p.m., Coombs Building, Kendall Room, 13 School St., Bowdoinham. Theme is “Cemeteries of Bowdoinham;” honoring Marilyn Hinkley for her 1970s Cemetery Catalog, demo’ing the online cemetery database and a progress report from the town cemetery committee.

THU/25

MISCELLANEOUS

BDA’S ANNUAL MEETING: ‘A DAY IN THE

LIFE OF BRUNSWICK, MAINE,’ 7:30-9 a.m., Daggett Lounge/Thorne Hall, Bowdoin College, Brunswick. The Brunswick

Downtown Association’s Annual Report will be presented, and people will be recognized for service. $20 per person; includes breakfast. Register brunswickdowntown.org/bda-events.

THURSDAY HIKERS, 9 a.m., locations vary. Weekly Thursday outings geared to active seniors. FMI, visit hike.micstan.us.

FOOD ADDICTS IN RECOVERY ANONYMOUS, 9a.m., First Parrish Cong. Church, 40 Main St., Freeport. 838-8991.

T.O.P.S. MEETING (TAKING OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY), weigh-in 6-6:40p.m., followed by meeting. Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 330 Maine St., Brunswick. For more information, call 729-6400.

CELEBRATE RECOVERY BRUNSWICK, 6- 8p.m., 2 Columbus Drive, Brunswick. Dinner provided at no cost. A Christ-centered recovery program for anyone struggling with hurts, habits, hang-ups or addiction.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS MEETING, 7p.m., St. Paul’s Church, Brunswick.

FRI/26

MISCELLANEOUS

CELEBRATE RECOVERY GROUP MEETING, 6p.m., Freedom Fellowship, Wiscasset. On Rt. 1, across from Norm’s Used Cars. 344-8660.

FOLK DANCE BRUNSWICK, 6:30-9p.m., People Plus, 35 Union St., Brunwsick. Many dances are taught, no partner needed. Music and dance from around the world. $5 donation. All are welcome. 200-7577.

SAT/27

MISCELLANEOUS

FOOD ADDICTS IN RECOVERY ANONYMOUS, 9a.m., Medical Office Building Conference Room 1 and 2, 121 Medical Center Drive, Brunswick. 830-9863.

PRESCHOOL FAIR, 10 a.m. to noon, Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside Road, Topsham. Get an idea of what preschool options are available in the area and chat with representatives. Children welcome. FMI, call (207) 725-1727 or visit topshamlibrary.org.

TOWN HISTORY SERIES: BATH, 10:30- 11:30 a.m., Patten Free Library, Community Room, 33 Summer St., Bath. Presentation by Nathan Lipfert, titled “Rare Shipbuilding tools Recently Found in the North End.”FMI, call 443-5141 ext. 18.

JOY OF ART RECEPTION, 1-3 p.m., Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside Road, Topsham. The kickoff of the 10th annual JOA exhibit, which features original artwork by year-round Maine residents, both amateur and professional. FMI, call (207) 725-1727 or visit topshamlibrary.org.

ANNUAL STRESS BUSTER TEA, 1-3:30 p.m., Brunswick United Methodist Church, 320 Church Road, Brunswick. Massages, tea and snacks, crafts, meditation, facials, door prizes and relaxation. All proceeds benefit mission projects for women and youth. Tickets are $8 in advance, $9 at the door. FMI, (207) 725- 2185.

OLD HOUSE HISTORY WORKSHOP, 2-4 p.m., Freeport Historical Society, 45 Main St., Freeport. Workshop led by Holly Hurd. FMI, call (207) 865-3170 or visit freeporthistoricalsociety.org.

PUBLIC SUPPERS

BEAN SUPPER, 5-6 p.m., Lisbon United Methodist Church, School Street, Lisbon Falls. Cost is $8 for adults, $3 for children age 6-12 years, and free for children age 5 and younger.

SUN/28

MISCELLANEOUS

CHOCOLATE AND MORE, 2-4 p.m., South Freeport Church, 98 South Freeport Road, South Freeport. Wilbur’s of Maine chocolate buffet, live music and more. $25 per person; call (207) 865-4012 for tickets.

PERFORMANCES

VOXX IN CONCERT: MUSIC OF MERCY & FORGIVENESS, 2 p.m. (doors open at 1:30 p.m., Phippsburg Congregational Church, 10 Church Lane (at Parker Head Road), Phippsburg. The Midcoast a capella vocal ensemble VoXX: Voice of Twenty will perform music that ranges through the centuries. Admission is $15. Refreshments. FMI, call (207) 389-1770.

MIDCOAST AREA 4TH SUNDAY SACRED HARP SINGING, 2-5 p.m., Bryant Home, U.S. Route 1 (across from Great Salt Bay School and next to Whaleback Shell Midden parking lot), Damariscotta. All are welcome, no experience necessary or expected. FMI, call (207) 563-6083, email singing@mainesacredharp.org or visit maineshapenotesinging.org.

MON/29

MISCELLANEOUS

FOOD ADDICTS IN RECOVERY ANONYMOUS, 9a.m., St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 27 Pleasant St., Brunswick.

‘POWNAL BOROUGH COURTS, CASES AND CHARACTERS,’ 3-4 p.m., The Lincoln Home, 22 River Road, Newcastle. Jay Robbins will discuss judicial culture and tradition, the evolving state of the law and its adjudication, and the role the courts played in our local community. Free. FMI, contact Rhonda Hanna, (207) 563-3350 or rhonda@lincoln-home.org.

INFLATABLE PLANETARIUM, 4:30-5:30 p.m. and 6-7 p.m., Freeport Community Library, 10 Library Dr., Freeport. The program will be about constellations and the seasonal night sky. Free and family friendly. No sign-ups required, but each show will be open to the first 50 people in line. Note that patrons will have to crawl into the planetarium and sit on the floor for the show. FMI, call (207) 865-3307 or visit freeportlibrary.com.

TUE/30

MISCELLANEOUS

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS BATH/BRUNSWICK, noon, St. Mary’s Church, 144 Lincoln St., Bath.

LUNCH WITH FRIENDS, noon, Bailey Island Union Church, 2141 Harpswell Islands Road, Bailey Island. Free and open to all ages. To volunteer to cook a dish or help setup, call Surrey Hardcastle at 207-833-0092 or surreysh@comcast.net.

NOR’EASTERS BARBERSHOP CHORUS REHEARSAL, 7p.m., Bath United Methodist Church, 340 Oak Grove Avenue, Bath. Men of all ages who like to sing are welcome. 542-7229.

TRI-TOWN PENGUINS SNOWMOBILE CLUB MEETING, 7 p.m., Durham Fire Station, 615 Hallowell Road, Durham. New members always welcome. FMI, contact Duncan Daly at (207) 865-6188 or (207) 713-3116, or Mike Yates at (207) 233-6952.

WED/31

MISCELLANEOUS

WINTER WISDOM: VENICE – WHERE DID THE STONES COME FROM?, 12:15-1:45 p.m., Curtis Memorial Library, Morrell Room, 23 Pleasant St., Brunswick. Unlike Maine, Venice seems to be a city of islands and lagoons, wood and mud, without quarries or good sources of stone. Thus begins a search for the sources of stone for Venice, and discovery of many side trails and stories by Gary Lawless. The free lecture series is open to the public. FMI, visit MidcoastSeniorCollege.org/winter-wisdom.

UNDER THE FULL MOON, 5:30-7 p.m., Curtis Farm Preserve, 1554 Harpswell Neck Road, Harpswell. Explore the trails at Curtis Farm Preserve by snowshoe. FMI, call (207) 837-9613, email outreach@hhltmaine.org or visit hhltmaine.org.

‘FREEPORT’S MARITIME HISTORY IN THE AGE OF PIRATES, PORTERS AND PADDLEWHEELS,’ 7 p.m., Freeport Community Library, 10 Library Dr., Freeport. Lecture by Alan Hall. FMI, call (207) 865- 3170 or visit freeporthistoricalsociety.org.

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