September 12, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Schools focus on literacy, community

Mildred L. Day School, Consolidated plan to ‘celebrate’ literacy throughout the curriculum

Last in a series.   Now in their first full week of school, students in two of Regional School Unit 21’s elementary schools, Mildred L. More...

Larks Meeting to feature ‘Harry and Maude ...’ author

Local author, David Morse, will be the guest speaker at the next Larks Meeting to read from his new book, “Harry and Maude Take It On,” 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept .13 at Graves Memorial Library in Kennebunkport.  More...

Kennebunk Police Department to host citizen academy

Want to learn more about the police department? Kennebunk Police Department will host a free 12-week Citizen Police Academy beginning Thursday, Oct. 2. The academy continues through Thursday, Dec. 18. Classes will be held once a week at 3:30 p.m. More...

Kennebunk Land Trust plans celebration event

In appreciation of supporters, the board of directors of Kennebunk Land Trust will host a reception to celebrate the trust’s accomplishments.  Please join them 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 24, at the Brick Store Museum Program Center.  More...

Pumpkin Patch Trolley set for return

Seashore Trolley Museum’s 16th annual Pumpkin Patch Trolley, on the last two weekends of September, will have activities for children, adults and foodies.   Rain or shine, on Sept. 20-21 and Sept. 27-28 from 10 a.m. More...

Story times return to library on Monday, Sept. 15

Story times return to Kennebunk Free Library on Monday, Sept. 15. More...

River Tree Arts to host Artists’ Studio Tour

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

Featured artist

Speers Gallery at Kennebunk Free Library will feature acrylic paintings by Shannon Smullen during September and October. Left, Smullen’s “Beachhouse.” More...

Arundel Historical Society plans Heritage Day on Sept. 20

The Arundel Historical Society will host its second annual Heritage Day on Saturday, Sept. 20. It will be held at its North Chapel Common Project at the corner of Alfred Road (Route 111) and Limerick Road in Arundel from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  More...

The New School announces new staff members

The New School has more than 20 community teachers and has welcomed new teachers for the fall semester.  Sculpture artist Barbara Moon shares her passion for the art of seeing the possible in found beach objects and turning them into sculpture a More...

September is Library Card Sign-up Month

September is National Library Card Sign-up Month. During this month, Louis T. More...

Library announces featured artist for September/October

During the months of September and October the acrylic paintings of Shannon Smullen will be on display in the Speers Gallery located in Hank’s Room at Kennebunk Free Library.  More...

American Girl Book Club to begin meeting Sept. 17

Kennebunk Free Library will host an American Girl Book Club starting Wednesday, Sept. 17 at 4 p.m. Children in grades 2-5 will share the Josefina stories written by Valerie Tripp. Preregistration is required.  More...

Young Makers Club meets at Kennebunk Free Library

Kennebunk Free Library will host the new drop-in Young Makers Club. Starting 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. More...

Society seeking Heritage Day participants

Arundel Historical Society will hold its second annual Heritage Day 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20. It is located at the North Chapel Common Project at the corner of Route 111 (Alfred Road) and Limerick Road.  More...

Annual Shaker Hill Apple Festival is Sept. 13-14

The fifth annual Shaker Hill Apple Festival is scheduled Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 13 and 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the grounds of the former Alfred Shaker Village on Shaker Hill Road in Alfred, off Routes 202 and 4.  More...

Hot on the trail

You can’t beat the Eastern Trail for a cool, shady place to race on a hot, muggy day. More...