|Children, Teens, Parents Calendar Listings|
For the Week beginning May 21
|Please Take Note:|
|Email calendar listings to email@example.com or mail to The Free Press Calendar, 8 North Main St., Suite 101, Rockland, ME 04841 or FAX to 596-6698 by noon the Friday before the Thursday publication date. Please include your name, address and phone number.|
THURSDAY, MAY 21:
Babes in the Woods at Ocean Point Preserve, 10-11 a.m. Parents, babies, toddlers meet at trailhead parking lot, Van Horn Rd. (.3 miles from Rte. 96), Boothbay. FMI: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Searsport District High School Students' Boat Launch, noon, Searsport Harbor Town Dock. Two student-built Shellback dinghies, under master boat builder Greg Rossel, are launched, then sold. Proceeds fund next year's class.
SATURDAY, MAY 23:
Free Children's and Young Adult Massage Clinic, 9 a.m. and 10:45 a.m., Downeast School of Massage, Waldoboro. For children 6 months to 18 years. Make an appointment: 832-5531.
Spring Children's Fair, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Coastal Children's Museum, Rockland. Face-painting, balloons, crafts with Kiwanis Club volunteers. Free admission.
"Making Art with Flowers," 2:30 p.m., Coastal Children's Museum, Rockland. Led by Kim Scheimreif. Free with admission. Non-members must pay admission, even if they attended the morning's Children's Fair. FMI: 596-0300.
TUESDAY, MAY 26:
Tour of Ashwood Waldorf School, Rockport. Tour elementary through middle school classrooms 8:15-10:30 a.m. See an early-childhood classroom 8:45-9:45 a.m. You must register: 236-8021.
Free Children's Drawing Class, 4-5 p.m., Rockland Library, 80 Union St. Catinka Knoth provides materials and leads Let's Draw Together! class for kids 6 and up (under 11 with an adult). This week's theme: Migratory birds.
Free Talk on College Admissions, 6:30 p.m., First Universalist Church, 345 Broadway, Rockland. Caitlin Clark on finding programs that meet goals, while avoiding big debt. FMI: info@MaineCollegeCareerPlanning.com.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 27:
Free Internet Safety Forum, 5-6:30 p.m., Trekkers Family Forums at Strand Theatre, Rockland. With experts from Sexual Assault Support Services of Midcoast Maine. Open to the public.
Youth Field Day at Tanglewood 4-H Camp in Lincolnville, Sat., May 30, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Free family event to learn about & tour camp. With activities. Lunch 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. FMI: UMaine.edu/tanglewood.
Appleton Library Story Time, Thursdays, 10:15-11 a.m. With stories and a simple craft. FMI: 785-5656 or AppletonLibraryME.org.
Barefoot Books Storytime, first Tuesdays, 10 a.m., Highlands Coffee House, Thomaston. Join Dena Davis for stories, songs and fun with puppets. All ages. FMI: 691-9621.
Belfast Free Library, 106 High St.: Story Time Tuesdays, 10-10:30 a.m., for babies to 2-year-olds and their siblings. Story Time Fridays, 10-11 a.m., for kids 2-4 and their siblings.
Camden Library Story Hours, all at 10 a.m. Mondays: preschoolers. Wednesdays: babies to 2-year-olds (older siblings welcome). Thursdays: 4- and 5-year-olds. Fridays: 2- and 3-year-olds. Saturdays: preschool to early-elementary-age kids.
Carver Memorial Library, Searsport: Preschool Story Hour, Mondays, 10:30 a.m. Stories, games and singing for toddlers and their siblings. The Very Ready Reading Story Hour, first and third Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. For very young learners, FMI: 548-2303.
Liberty Library Story Time, Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. Mixed-age story time with songs, games, crafts and a snack.
Rockland Library, 80 Union St.: Storytime and Crafts for All Ages, Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. Baby Storytime, Fridays, 10 a.m.
Rockport Library Preschool Story Time, Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. Babies to 5-year-olds can enjoy stories, finger plays, songs and a craft. Free. FMI: 236-3642.
Skidompha Library, Damariscotta: Toddler Time, Tuesdays, 10 a.m. Stories, songs and movement for kids 2-5. Book Babies, Wednesdays, 10 a.m. Stories, songs and movement for newborns to 3-year-olds. Ready to Read, Thursdays, 10 a.m. Story hour and crafts for kids 4-5.
Stockton Springs Library Story Hour, first & third Saturdays, 10-11 a.m. FMI: StocktonSpringsLibrary.org.
Thomaston Library, 60 Main St.: Read-Aloud Program, Wednesdays, 3 p.m. For kids 8-12 and their families. Listen and draw storyboards. Story Time, Thursdays, 11 a.m.-noon. Kids must be with an older family member.
Vose Library Story Time, Union, Fridays, 10:15 a.m. Stories and activities. FMI: 785-4733.
Waldoboro Library: Book Nook, Mondays, 3:30 p.m. Chapter books read aloud for kids 8-12 and their families. Story Hour, Wednesdays, 10:15 a.m. Miss Connie reads stories and leads crafts for preschoolers. Midcoast Music Together, third Monday, 10:30 a.m. Jess Day leads singing, instrument play and movement for kids up to 6.
Warren Library: Story Time, Fridays, 10 a.m. Stories, activities and crafts for preschoolers. FMI: 273-2900.