July 18, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Skatepark proposal back on the rails

KENNEBUNK — The wheels are turning once again on the town’s plan to install a new skate park.  More...

President’s birthday gifts to be displayed

The Kennebunkport Historical Society received permission from the Bush family to display items that were given to President Bush for his 90th birthday.  More...

Prize-winning author to visit Kennebunkport

Pulitzer Prize-winning author David Oshinsky will speak at a fundraising event for Kennebunkport’s Louis T. Graves Memorial Library Friday, Aug. More...

Library to host astronomy nights

Kennebunk Free Library will host three Astronomy Nights as part of its summer reading program.  The Kennebunk-based Astronomical Society of New England is an allvolunteer nonprofit educational organization founded to promote public awareness of More...

Residential brokerage announces new affiliate

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in New England announced that Kennebunk resident Paul Bennett has affiliated with the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage office in Kennebunk. More...

Museum to host fourth annual photography contest

The fourth annual Brick Store Museum Photography Contest is accepting submissions until the close of the contest Sept. 5. Photographs can be entered in one of three categories: Kennebunk, Travel, or Nature.  More...

Land trust plans series of nature walks

During the next year, Kennebunk Land Trust will sponsor bi-monthly natural history walks in the Kennebunk/Arundel area. Walks will be hosted the second weekend of every other month. More...

Annual motorcyle ride planned for July 26

The sixth annual Herb Noble Memorial Motorcycle Ride to benefit Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital at Maine Medical Center will take place at Bentley’s Saloon in Arundel on Saturday July 26. The rain date is Sunday, July 27.  More...

Family plans reunion at Wells Rec

The Bridges Family Reunion is scheduled for Saturday Aug. 9 at Wells Parks and Recreation, Route 9A, Wells. The reunion will take place 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The rain date is Sunday, Aug. 10. More...

Museum offers food drive and seed giveaway

As part of the Brick Store Museum’s Victory Garden programming this summer, the museum is offering visitors the chance to start their own Victory Gardens by giving away seeds with each admission. More...

‘Without a Map’ is July exhibition at library

During the month of July, “Without a Map,” the works of local painter, papermaker and printmaker Gayle Fitzpatrick, will be on display in the Speers Gallery located in Hank’s Room at the Kennebunk Free Library. More...

Correction

In the July 11 issue of the Kennebunk Post, a quote in the story, “Walk for remembering,” should have read, “I was with Mary that evening and we went to the dump parade ...”   More...

‘My Fair Lady’

Arundel Barn Playhouse will feature “My Fair Lady” July 15 to Aug. 2. More...

School renovation plans move forward

Two plans presented for Kennebunkport Consolidated School

KENNEBUNK — The Regional School Unit 21 board of directors approved the first reading of multi-million dollar renovation plans for Mildred L. Day School in Arundel and Kennebunkport Consolidated School on Monday night.  More...

Blueberry Festival to benefit free clinic

Holy Cross Lutheran Church’s seventh annual Blueberry Festival will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9 at the church on the corner of Lord and Storer streets in Kennebunk.  More...

Library schedules annual giant book sale

The annual Giant Book Sale Blowout at Graves Library will take place 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2. The rain date is Aug. 9. More...

Cape Porpoise library book sale set for Aug. 2

The Cape Porpoise Library will hold its annual Summer Book Sale 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2 at Atlantic Hall in Cape Porpoise Square.  More...

Learn about summer skies at Kennebunk Free Library

Scott Negley will bring his portable planetarium to Kennebunk Free Library for two showings about the summer skies on Tuesday, July 29. Shows will be at 3 p.m. and repeated at 6:30 p.m. for ages 5 through adult. Space is limited. More...

Players sought for Brick Store Museum bridge marathon

Recruiting is underway for the upcoming 2014-2015 Brick Store Museum bridge marathon. New teams and individual players are welcome. Play will begin in September and will consist of eight rounds. Each round consists of 20 hands of rubber bridge.  More...

Art Guild of the Kennebunks July exhibition is scheduled

Representing more than 85 juried area artists, Art Guild of the Kennebunks will present its July exhibition Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 27.  More...

Seashore Trolley Museum Speakeasy to open

On Friday, Aug. 22, Seashore Trolley Museum will host the first-ever Seashore Trolley Speakeasy. The event will take place 6 to 10:30 p.m. and guests are encouraged to dress as prohibition-era characters and be a little naughty.  More...

Church to host annual Blueberry Fair

The 38th annual Blueberry Fair is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Pasco Lecture Series continues July 27

Maine author and songwriter, Cathie Pelletier will visit Kennebunkport’s Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library 2 p.m. Sunday, July 27. The library will open at 1:30 for seating.  More...

Graves Library opens summer reading program

The 2014 Summer Reading Program – Fizz, Boom, Read – is underway. Sign up and get a summer reading packet with a calendar for all the summer events and voucher for a Sea Dogs ticket at the Graves Library. More...

Seashore Trolley Museum extends hours and programs

Seashore Trolley Story Time is back, every Wednesday morning at 10:30 a.m. during July and August. Transportation themed stories come alive for children when followed by a trolley ride. Children younger than age 6 gain free admission.  More...

Take it on the run

Participants in Kennebunk Free Library’s 17th Edition 5K take off from the Dane Street starting line. There were 330 finishers at this year’s event, held Friday, July 11. More...

Kennebunk High School

Fourth quarter  Freshmen   More...