St. Giles’ Episcopal Church in Jefferson will host a kids version of the popular Paint Nite Maine program, but it will take place not at night but rather from noon-2 p.m., on Saturday, Oct. 19.
Oktoberfest Waldoboro is a celebration of Waldoboro’s German heritage and will take place on Saturday, Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with a rain date of Oct. 13. It will be held at Cider Hill Farm, located at 785 Main St. in Waldoboro.
The Damariscotta Police Department, the Central Lincoln County YMCA, and Great Salt Bay Community School are once again teaming up for a Halloween Trunk-or-Treat. The event will take place in GSB’s back parking lot from 4-6 p.m. on Halloween, Thursday, Oct. 31.
The Wells-Hussey American Legion Post No. 42, in Damariscotta, will host its annual Pumpkinfest breakfast from 7:30-11 a.m., Sunday, Oct. 13. The post is on upper Main Street, near the CLC YMCA.
The Edgecomb Fire Department Auxiliary will host a fish fry Saturday, Oct. 12 at the fire station, 473 Boothbay Road, Edgecomb, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.
AppleFest will take place Saturday, Oct. 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Nobleboro Historical Center and the Nobleboro Central School gym. This is the 14th year that the Nobleboro Historical Society has held this event and everyone is welcome to visit with friends and neighbors and enjoy music by Playin’ Possum and Fondy York’s delicious hot doughnuts.
People are invited to join in the harvest fun and go leaf-peeping with baby goats at Pumpkin Vine Family Farm in Somerville on Sunday, Oct. 6 between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. at the Farm Harvest Festival.
Families are invited to bring apples and press their own cider at the Pownalborough Court House in Dresden on Sunday, Sept. 29. Members of the stewardship committee of the historic site at 23 Courthouse Road, off Route 128, will be on hand from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. to advise participants on the use of an electric grinder or a traditional press.
This year, as in previous ones, Midcoast Conservancy’s Race Through the Woods trail races will feature a kids obstacle course, a fun and positive way to introduce younger kids to the unique experience of trail racing.
On Oct. 5, with a rain date of Oct. 6, The Harbor Room, Bristol Boosters, and volunteers of the Bristol Softball Fundraising Committee will throw a cornhole tournament to raise money for the third phase of construction of the new softball field.
The Second Congregational Church of Newcastle is wrapping up its year-long celebration of the 175th anniversary since its founding in 1843 with a community party.
The sixth annual Family Harvest will take place this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 21 and 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Boothbay Railway Village, 586 Wiscasset Road, Boothbay.
Maine Maritime Museum and Red Cloak Tours are again offering their popular Lighthouse Legends and Lore boat excursions, including a landing on Burnt Island and exploration of the haunted lighthouse station there.
In the first of a series of lectures sponsored by Lincoln County Historical Association and Old Fort Western, Dr. Arthur Spiess will present an overview of the time prior to historical records.