July 25, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Chromebooks for high school on the way

KENNEBUNK — Jamie Jensen, director of IT Services for Regional School Unit 21, announced that he anticipates the newly purchased Acer Google Chromebooks and their protective cases will arrive during the week of Aug.18.  More...

Little Red Wagon Theatre Group to visit library

Kennebunk Free Library will host the Little Red Wagon Theatre Troupe performance of Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Nightingale” 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. More...

Circus Smirkus back for ninth year

Kennebunkport Consolidated School will host its ninth year of Circus Smirkus Aug. 7-8. Anchors Away for Atlantis will be presented Thursday, Aug. 7 and Friday, Aug. 8 at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m at Rockin’ Horse Stables.  More...

Presentation planned for Tuesday, July 29

The Brick Store Museum invites guests of all ages to learn about the town of Kennebunk like never before. More...

Trolley Museum prepares for retro ice cream social

Rock a retro vibe by dressing for Seashore Trolley Museum’s Vintage Costume and Ice Cream Social on Aug. 2. Anything goes … from the 1890s through the 1990s. Take part in a costume parade at 1 p.m. for a chance to win a prize. More...

Nonantum Resort hires marketing director

The Nonantum Resort announced that Nicki Noble Bean has been named director of marketing. Bean brings a wealth of experience in the tourism industry, ranging from international travel to destination marketing to hotel sales.  More...

South Church to feature guest organist

Freelance organist, composer and author Mark Thallander will return to South Church in Kennebunkport for the 9:30 a.m. More...

Senior Center to host Taste of the Islands

The Senior Center at Lower Village and Atria Kennebunk are presenting a Taste of the Islands Cookout at Atria.  Enjoy a summer cookout on the patio at Atria Kennebunk 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5.   More...

Floating around

A Great Spangled Fritillary (Speyeria cybele) visits a milkweed plant at a local garden. It is one of over 100 species of butterflies that may be seen in Maine. (Kevin A. Byron) More...

Library can help with resumes

Kennebunk Free Library has acquired Cypress Resume, an online tool that helps generate a professional resume within a few minutes.  More...

High school renovation plan submitted

Next step is for all three school proposals to go to a joint reading

KENNEBUNK— The Kennebunk High School Building Committee proposed a renovation plan costing $43.7 million to the Regional School Unit 21 board of directors Monday night for a first reading.  The board has now heard from all three committees More...

Yeah, yeah, yeah

The Wetsuits (Dana Pearson, Byon Yeatts, and Jim O’Neil) perform an evening of nothing but Beatles songs at The Hive (84 Main St., Kennebunk) on Thursday, Aug. 7 from 8 to 10 p.m. More...

August exhibit to feature photographer

During the month of August, Michael Fillyaw’s photographic exhibit “Hiding in Plain Sight: Scenes from the Kennebunks” will be on display in the Speers Gallery located in Hank’s Room at the Kennebunk Free Library.  More...

Library accepting artist applications for 2015

Kennebunk Free Library is currently accepting applications for artists to exhibit during the 2015 calendar year. More...

Volunteers needed for renovation project

The Animal Welfare Society has been selected to receive a renovation project on Saturday, July 26 at 9 a.m., and volunteers are needed. More...

Library plans book sale July 26

Looking for more activities in July? Why not check out the Kennebunk Free Library’s book sale 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 26.  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...

Library seeks book art contestants

Kennebunk Free Library is accepting submissions for its Creative Book Art Contest, where readers create accessories for a book that enhances its content.  The book, “My Antonia” by Willa Cather displays Antonia’s figure riding More...

Photo

Spurling Training Systems in Kennebunk held its third annual Charity Boot Camp Tuesday, July 15 and raised $500 for the Maine Cancer Foundation. (Courtesy photo) More...

South Church to host chamber music concerts

VentiCordi Chamber Music will bring a new season of music to Kennebunkport this summer as it presents concerts through Aug. 14.  More...