June 7, 2013 RSS feed / Community

Fishing tourney is fitting memorial

Funds from second annual event benefit BackPack Food and numerous charities

KENNEBUNKPORT — Alec Cyr was 33 when he was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2009. He and his wife, Heather, of Kennebunkport, had been married for one year.  More...

Resident ambassadors receive recognition

Atria Kennebunk resident ambassadors were awarded with appreciation certificates to thank and honor them for all of their work throughout the year of touring and helping new residents feel more at home. More...

Trolley Museum is going to the dogs

Seashore Trolley Museum in Kennebunkport is holding its first ever “Seashore Trolley Dog Day” on June 8.  More...

Annual garden tour offers insider’s peek

The annual Private Gardens of the Kennebunks Tour is set for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 13. Participants will have the opportunity to tour eight intriguing gardens in the Kennebunks. The tour will also feature gardening expert Paul Parent. More...

Library to celebrate launch of new book

Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library in Kennebunkport will mark its centennial with the public launch of a new Joyce Butler book, “Kennebunkport: the Evolution of an American Town” on June 23. More...

Education Foundation schedules golf tourney

The Education Foundation of the Kennebunks and Arundel invites golfers to play in its fourth golf tournament Monday June 24 at Cape Arundel Golf Club in Kennebunkport.Play begins at 1 p.m. More...

Feel like a number

Angela Lepore of Saco picks up her preregistration bag, which includes her race number and other assorted goodies, from volunteers Sandy Janes and Kathy Baker. More...

New twist for New England tradition

Bean supper features pay-it-forward option

KENNEBUNK — The pay-it-forward concept of charity is a debated one.  Providing someone with a service free of charge, but with the request that they either pay it forward, or donate a small amount of money in return, leaves room for selfis More...

Annual open house, free raffle scheduled

Carol Santora will host its Annual Open House, Free Raffle and Sale at Santora Fine Art, 23 Fletcher St. (Route 35), Kennebunk, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 15.  More...

Library announces featured artist

During the month of June, the works of artist B. St. Marie Nelson will be on display in the Speers Gallery located in Hank’s Room at the Kennebunk Free Library. More...

Library announces story time break

Story times at Kennebunk Free Library will take a break from June 6 to June 24. More...

Auditions for summer season announced

Arundel Barn Playhouse announced the schedule for auditions for roles in the 2013 summer season. Auditions will be held at Arundel Barn Playhouse, 53 Old Post Road, Arundel 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 8. More...

Museum and library to host amateur poetry contest

Amateur poets of all ages are invited to submit an original poem to the Words of the Ocean poetry contest.  Brick Store Museum and Kennebunk Free Library are sponsoring the summer-long challenge as part of the Our Shared History program.  More...

Museum to participate in Blue Star program

The Brick Store Museum announced the launch of Blue Star Museums, a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families and more than 1,300 museums across America, to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and More...

She’s a runner

A runner registers with Judi Malko, assistant executive director of the Senior Center at Lower Village, before the start of Sunday’s Kennebunk Beach Classic 5K. More...