September 5, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Town appealing FEMA’s flood predictions

KENNEBUNKPORT — The town has crafted an appeal to the flood map revisions drafted by the Federal Emergency Management Agency that will affect a portion of Goose Rocks Beach. More...

Fund set up to help with woman’s rare condition

BIDDEFORD/SACO – Karley Fortier, 30, of Biddeford, has had stomach pain since eighth grade, but never thought she would be diagnosed with a rare life-threatening disorder that few doctors have experienced.  More...

Local author latest in series at Graves Memorial Public Library

Local author, David Morse, will be at the next Larks meeting to read from his new book “Harry and Maude Take It On” Saturday, Sept. 13 at 2 p.m. More...

D.A.R group to meet over breakfast

Rebecca Emery Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will gather for a breakfast meeting at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6 at The Nonantum Resort, 95 Ocean Ave. in Kennebunkport.  More...

Historical Society seeking participants

Arundel Historical Society will hold its second annual Heritage Day 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20. More...

Shaker Hill Apple Festival a week away

Want to do some good in the world and have a plain old good time? Then be sure to attend the fifth annual Shaker Hill Apple Festival on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 13 and 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Seacoast Garden Club kicks off year with garden party

Seacoast Garden Club will hold its first event of the year on Monday, Sept. 8. A garden party will be held at a club member’s home. More...

September is a busy month at Atria in Kennebunk

Tom Snow will give another performance to kick off National Assisted Living Week and Grandparents Day 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept.7 at Atria Kennebunk. Join in for an arrangement of hors’ d’oeurves and music.  More...

Farm, Trolley Museum to host farm dinner this weekend

Neverdun Farm and Seashore Trolley Museum will host a cooperative farm dinner 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6 at the Trolley Museum.  More...

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Margaret Leblond, right, recently received her certificate for 40 years of membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution from Rebecca Emery Chapter Regent Valerie Owen. More...

Haying the summer away

Two young tractor operators collect bales of hay on a field in Arundel last month. More...

Genealogy group helps those researching family roots

Since 2009, Kennebunk Free Library has hosted free genealogy programs for those interested in researching their family roots. The free programs require no registration. This season’s calendar will offer a broad spectrum of topics.  More...

Animal Welfare Society announces retirement of director

The board of directors of the Animal Welfare Society has announced the retirement of Steve Jacobsen. More...

Art exhibit winners announced by Art Guild of Kennebunks

The Annual Art Guild of the Kennebunks has announced the winners of its Awards Exhibition, which took place Aug. 22 - 24. The exhibition was judged by Katharine   Cartwright, an internationally known artist and art instructor. More...

River Tree Arts plans fall fundraiser

River Tree Arts will host its first Artists’ Studio Tour fall fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20.  More...

Monthly parenting class scheduled at library

Monthly parenting classes led by Stevie Westmoreland return to Kennebunk Free Library at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 5. Future classes will be held on the first Friday of every month at the library. Each month, a new topic will be addressed.  More...

Homeschooling group to meet at Kennebunk Free Library

The next meeting of the homeschooling group will be at Kennebunk Free Library 2 to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8. No preregistration is needed.  More...

SonDance Academy begins fall class schedule

SonDance Academy in Wells announced its class schedule. More...

The New School receives grant to offer free senior classes

Last fall, The New School received a grant for an innovative program that will open its daytime classes to senior citizens at no cost. The Maine Community Foundation is a statewide nonprofit created by and for the people of Maine. More...

Graves Library sets date for next Pasco lecture

Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library will host author Elizabeth Peavey for its Pasco Lecture Series on Sunday, Sept. 7 at 2 p.m.  More...