It is the season when Mrs. Santa comes to the Bristol Area Library, located at 619 Old County Road in Pemaquid, to greet everyone at Mrs. Santa’s Kitchen. It will be a grand morning from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Dec. 14, with homemade cookies and candies being sold by the pound at the annual Friends of the Bristol Area Library fundraiser.
The Christmas tree is up outside Kings Mills Union Hall in Whitefield, waiting for Santa Claus to help turn on the lights this Sunday, Dec. 8.
Despite a rainy weekend courtesy of Mother Nature, 75 Christmas trees – both small and large – were deployed in Damariscotta and Newcastle in preparation for the Villages of Light celebration this Saturday, Nov. 30.
Getting out for a little exercise can be a gratifying way to kick off the Thanksgiving holiday, especially when it benefits a good cause. For the second year on Thanksgiving Day, volunteers will be organizing an informal trail run at Coastal Rivers Conservation Trust’s Salt Bay Farm in Damariscotta to benefit Twin Villages Foodbank Farm.
Breakfast with Santa will take place on Saturday, Nov. 30 from 8-11 a.m. at Mobius Inc., 319 Main St., Damariscotta.
“Freecycling” is way for people who have things that they no longer use to pass them along – free of charge – to friends and neighbors who can use them. The parishioners of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church invite all members of the community to come see what it has to offer on Saturday, Nov. 23 from 9 a.m. to noon. Available on that day will be Christmas decorations, winter clothes, toys, and small household goods.
The Jefferson Fire and Rescue and Explorer Post No. 343 turkey supper will take place Saturday, Nov. 9 from 5-7 p.m. at the Jefferson fire house, 204 Waldoboro Road, Jefferson.
The Bremen Fire Department will hold a lasagna dinner on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 5 p.m. at the fire house, on Route 32 in Bremen. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 529-5326 or the town office. The cost is $12 for adults and $8 for kids.
Dow Furniture is all about local Maine businesses, which is why it is partnering with Cornerstone Financial, of Waldoboro, to put on this year’s Harvest Fest at Dow Furniture, under the big tent right off Route 1 in Waldoboro on Saturday, Oct. 26. Allan Beck, the president of Cornerstone Financial Services, said, “I have had the joy of serving individuals and families in the Midcoast area since 1988. It is my pleasure to partner with Dow Furniture in this event to say thank you to our community.”
Nightmare on Federal Street will take place on Thursday, Oct. 31 from 4-6:30 p.m. in the Wiscasset Elementary School parking lot, 83 Federal St., Wiscasset. The first 200 monsters get a treat bag and a glow bracelet!
All ages are invited to stop by The Lincoln Home on Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 10 a.m. to noon and 1-2 p.m., to see a working model railroad display. Chat with members of the Maine3Railers, Maine’s premier 0-gauge club with 120 members throughout Maine and beyond.
On Saturday, Oct. 26, the Nobleboro Central School Parent Teacher Organization will host the third annual NobleBOOro Spooktacular at Nobleboro Central School from 4-7 p.m.
(Date changed from Sunday to Saturday. )
What better place to celebrate Halloween than on a farm? Members of the public are invited for games, crafts, and great food at the Halloween Farm Fete at Pumpkin Vine Family Farm in Somerville on Saturday, Oct. 26 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Whitefield’s annual fall tradition, the Kings Mills Union Hall Association’s chicken pie supper, will take place this year on Saturday, Oct. 19 from 5-7 p.m.