December 5, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Book highlights dog days at the beach

KENNEBUNK — If you have a dog and regularly take it to Kennebunk Beach in the summer, chances are you’ve met Bob Dennis.  Dennis, Cape Porpoise resident and well-known photographer, just published a book, “Gooch’s Pooches More...

Honor Roll

Kennebunk High School

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Society calendars feature farmhouses

The Arundel Historical Society has just published its 2015 calendar featuring old Arundel farmhouses from 1790 to 1870. More...

Story time takes break at Free Library

Story times at Kennebunk Free Library will take a break from Dec. 12 to Jan. 5. Families are invited to continue to visit the library, borrow items and play with the puppets and other toys during the break.  More...

Trolley Museum adds moonlight ride to holidays

Seashore Trolley Museum is adding a new feature to its traditional activities during the two weekends of Kennebunk’s Christmas Prelude.  More...

Parks and Rec plans winter programs

Kennebunkport Parks and Recreation announce details on winter programs. For more information, visit www.kennebunkportme.gov and click on Recreation News.  More...

Church to host annual Prelude events

First Congregational Church of Kennebunkport will host its annual Lobster Roll and Chowder Luncheon 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6.  The lunch will be served in the church’s Ober Hall starting at 11 a.m. More...

Museum to host annual Holiday Tea

Joining the season’s Christmas Prelude activities in the Kennebunks, the Brick Store Museum is offering its 11th annual Holiday Tea on Sunday, Dec. 14, from 3 to 5 p.m. The tea will be held at the 1850 Greek Revival Dr. More...

Atria Kennebunk collecting Toys for Tots

Atria Kennebunk is a collection site for the U.S. Marine Corps’ Toys for Tots program and will accept donations of new, unwrapped toys through Dec. 12. More...

Women in the Arts schedule festivities

Maine Women in the Arts will host its annual Prelude Fine Art and Crafts Show from Friday, Dec. 5, to Sunday, Dec. 7 at the Masonic Lodge in Kennebunkport, with an early opening reception on Thursday, Dec. 4, from 5 to 7 p.m. More...

Voices carry

Members of the Kennebunk High School Chamber Choir perform Christmas classics at Saturday’s tree lighting at Kennebunk Plaza. More...

Foundation focused on next 10 years

Founder of Education Foundation of the Kennebunks and Arundel reflects on past, future

KENNEBUNK – Less than a decade after it was founded, members of the Education Foundation of the Kennebunks and Arundel are aiming to make the organization a household name.  More...

Students make quick use of Chromebooks

KENNEBUNK – With students completing their second month of one-to-one technology, the integration of Google Chromebooks at Kennebunk High School has gone smoothly.  Approximately 725 Chromebooks were distributed throughout the school Sept. More...

Library to raffle weekend at Breakwater

Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library in Kennebunkport is raffling off a Stay and Dine Weekend package at the Breakwater Inn and Spa. More...

DAR meeting scheduled for Dec. 13

Rebecca Emery Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 1 p.m. Saturday Dec. 13 at 33 Longwood Drive in Kennebunk. Members are encouraged to attend and asked to bring clothing items for veterans for Christmas. More...

Replace window deal hinges on snowfall at airport

Renewal by Andersen of Maine will replace windows for its customers for free if it snows 5 inches or more on Christmas Eve at Portland International Jetport.  More...

Graves Library to host Kennebunkport Bell Ringers

The Kennebunkport Bell Ringers will perform at Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library on Saturday, Dec. 13 at 1 p.m. They will perform their program, “A Garland of Carols,” which is a mix of seasonal favorites.  More...

Library announces featured artist

“A View From My Window,” the acrylics on canvas works of Sandra Regan, will be on display in the Speers Gallery, located in Hank’s Room at the Kennebunk Free Library during December.  Regan strives to transmit a feeling of tran More...

Holiday seeks mitten tree contributions

Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library announced it will sponsor a Holiday Mitten Tree. The public is invited to bring new (purchased or handmade) mittens, gloves, scarves and hats to the library to decorate the tree.  More...

Book and bake sale with a twist

The next book and bake sale at Kennebunk Free Library will be held in the reference room for three days, Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 4-6 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

Atlantic Hall to host its Prelude Fair

Atlantic Hall in Cape Porpoise will hold its annual Prelude Fair on Saturday, Dec. 6, from 7:45 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  The silent auction will feature a wide variety of art work and business/ restaurant gift certificates to bid on. More...

Library to present ‘Russia Resurgent’

Kennebunk Free Library is presenting a series of free community programs on the topic of Russia Resurgent, and will include speakers, films, book discussions, a photo exhibit and a cooking demonstration through February.  All programs are free, More...