NOTEWORTHY

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16:

  • “Microgrids for Maine: Part of an Energy Solution,” 2-4 p.m., Midcoast Friends Meetinghouse, 77 Belvedere Road, Damariscotta. Engineer and energy consultant Paul Kando tells how they work, how they can protect our power grid, obstacles to installing them here, and how homeowners can use them.
  • 7th Annual “Designing with the Stars,” 5-7 p.m., Shelley’s Flowers & Gifts in Waldoboro. Local stars get the same types of flowers and containers to create a holiday masterpiece. You can then vote for your favorite designer, “early and often,” for $1 per vote to benefit Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County. With homemade refreshments, adult beverages and 20 percent shopper’s discount for all who attend.
  • “Cycling Around the World,” 6:30-8 p.m., Third Thursday Talks at Appleton Library. New Appleton resident Denis Beaudry has cycled around the world, and he shares some of his experiences on the road from Fairbanks to Seattle, through New Zealand, and over the Pyrenees.
  • Talk on Link Between Climate Change and ALS, 6:30 p.m., Belfast Free Library. Free public talk by PhD student Matthew Kruger on how climate change is affecting the intensity of harmful algal blooms and how that may impact the prevalence of Lou Gehrig’s disease (ALS) in Maine. Hosted by the Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition.
  • “The Art of Science – Building a Field Guide,” 7 p.m., Camden Public Library. Edgecomb resident Jonathan Alderfer gives the talk in Mid-Coast Maine Audubon’s lecture series. For 10 years he was National Geographic’s birding expert, where he edited or illustrated more than 20 books, including the best-seller “Field Guide to the Birds of North America.”

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17:

  • Folk Dance Brunswick, 6:30-9 p.m. at People Plus, 35 Union St., a block west of Maine Street in downtown Brunswick. Many dances are taught. No partner needed. All welcome. $5.
  • Panel Talk in Portland: “Is the Press Being Fair to President Trump?,” 7 p.m., Hannaford Hall at University of Southern Maine. The free public event sponsored by the Camden Conference will feature editorial page editors of the Portland Press Herald, the Toledo Blade and others. FMI: camdenconference.org, 236-1034.
  • Peter Pan at Medomak Valley High School in Waldoboro, Medomak Valley Players perform the musical at 7 p.m. Friday & Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday. After Sunday’s matinee, a $5 Tinker Bell Tea will offer snacks, drinks and a chance to have pictures taken with the characters. $12 reserved seats; $10 general admission; $8 seniors and students: 832-5389 x149 or msad40.org/mvhsPlayers/.
  • Working: The Musical at Belfast Area High School, based on the Studs Terkel book featuring interviews with working Americans, at 7 p.m. Friday & Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday. $8 adults; $5 seniors & students at door.
  • At Lincoln Theater in Damariscotta: Wonder of the World, Lincoln County Community Theater players present David Lindsay-Abaire’s adult comedy about a woman who flees her husband and has zany adventures on her way to Niagara Falls, at 7:30 p.m. Friday & Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. $15 tix ($13 theater members) at box office.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18:

  • Illustrated Program by Former Lighthouse Keeper, 11 a.m.-noon at Langlais Sculpture Preserve, 576 River Road, Cushing. Ernest DeRaps, 89, tells tales of his family’s life during the 1950s on Monhegan Island, Fort Point, Browns Head and Herons Neck. $5 suggested donation for Georges River Land Trust.
  • “Automation and the Need for a Universal Basic Income,” 3 p.m., Old Professor’s Bookshop, Belfast. Professor Michael Howard of UMaine’s Department of Philosophy gives a free public talk on an efficient and effective solution to poverty that preserves individual autonomy and work incentives while simplifying government social policy.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19:

  • Tozier’s Turkey Trek in Bucksport, 11 a.m. Bucksport Bay Area Chamber of Commerce invites teams of two or more to compete on a scavenger hunt that requires them to solve riddles and take goofy photos. The grand prize is a turkey fryer. $4 per person to enter. All ages okay, but one team member must be 18 or older. Meet at BBACC office, 52 Main St. FMI: leslie@bucksportbaychamber.com or 469-6818.
  • “Governor Bernard’s Road Over Megunticook,” 2 p.m., Winter History series at Camden Public Library. Kerry Hardy tells the story of a strategic roadway built in 1764, and shows a “must-see treasure” of a map from the library’s archives. First in the series cohosted by the library and Cam-Rock Historical Society, set for third Sundays at 2 p.m. through April.
  • Talk by Somali Man Who Escaped Civil War and Came to the U.S., 2 p.m., High Mountain Hall, Camden. Abdi Nor Iftin tells of his war-torn childhood, escape to Kenya, and application for the U.S. visa lottery, which he won against all the odds. His memoir, “Call Me American,” comes out next year. Suggested donation of $10, but any amount okay. FMI: luciferlucyloo@gmail.com.
  • “An Evening of Wicked Good Fun,” 4 p.m., Watts Hall, Main Street, Thomaston. Ventriloquist act Big Ben & Stanley and the female Harborside Harmonies barbershop singers perform. Free; donations help fund the town’s Community Thanksgiving dinner.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21:

  • “Diplomacy in the Age of Trump,” 7 p.m., Camden Public Library. Former U.S. Ambassador Laurence Pope speaks about how diplomacy is changing under the current administration in this free and public Camden Conference Community Event.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22:

  • Turkey Rave Dance Party in Belfast, 7:30 p.m., United Farmers’ Market of Maine, 18 Spring St. Shake your tailfeathers as DJs Erik Klausmeyer and Dan Greeley “turnip the gnarly beets.” Cash bar. Admission is $10 in cash at the door and proceeds support Our Town Belfast. RSVP on Facebook if you can.

COMING UP:

  • Festival of Lights in Rockland, Fri.-Sun., Nov. 24-26. Highlights include Friday’s tree-lighting at 6 p.m., Saturday’s Parade of Lights at 6 p.m., and Sunday’s pancake breakfast 7:30-9:30 a.m. at the Eclipse Restaurant. See pull-out section in this week’s paper for details.
  • Historic Inns of Rockland Holiday Tour, Sat., Nov. 25, 1-4 p.m. LimeRock Inn, Berry Manor Inn and Granite Inn are decked out for the holidays as part of Rockland’s Festival of Lights. Proceeds benefit Rockland Public Library.

MUSIC

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16:

  • Midcoast Musicians Pay Tribute to Tom Petty, 6-9 p.m., Rock City Cafe, Rockland.
  • Dusty and Joanna and Friends Open New Series at Rockland Public Library, 6:30 p.m. Dusty Pease, Joanna Pinkham, Ray Montana and Peter Proeller play folk, gospel, bluegrass and old-time favorites in the library’s first Third Thursday Reading Room Concert. Coming Dec. 21: Holiday Sing-Along with pianist Sojourner Hodges and other musicians.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17:

  • Cindy Millar and By the Bay Jazz Trio at Rock City Cafe in Rockland, from 7-9 p.m. Works by composers from the Golden Age of American Song, and Latin rhythm standards. Dennis Gurgul on percussion, Shaun Bolduc on bass, Dick White on guitar.
  • Emily Saliers of Indigo Girls to Play the Strand in Rockland, 7:30 p.m. Saliers on tour to promote her debut solo album, “Murmuration Nation.” Alt-country rocker Becky Warren opens the show. $30 advance: rocklandstrand.com. $35 door.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18:

  • Singer-Songwriter Rupert Wates in Belfast, 7 p.m., Common House Concert at Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage, 25 Village Road (off Tufts Road). Refreshments served. Donation of $10-$20. Reservations required: commonhouseconcerts@gmail.com.
  • Ale House String Band at Rock City Cafe in Rockland, 7-9 p.m. Brian Dunn on mandolin, April Reed-Cox on cello, Oren Robinson on guitar.
  • New Shades of Blue at Gibbs Public Library in Washington, 7 p.m. The duo of Juliane Gardner and Chris Poulin will play jazz and blues. $5 donation.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19:

  • Bowdoin College Concert Band Presents “Southern Harmony,” 2 p.m., Kanbar Auditorium in Studzinski Recital Hall (behind Bowdoin Chapel). Program celebrating cultural heritage and music indigenous to the South, with guest trombone soloist Dr. Dan Barrett, Professor of Low Brass at UMaine Orono. Free and open to the public.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20:

  • Suomalaiset Jouset to Play Finnish Harps in Damariscotta, 2 p.m.,Schooner Cove Retirement Community’s library. The Finnish ensemble whose members range in age from 16 to 89 play ancient songs on their 11-stringed lap harps. Free and open to all.
  • Finnish Kanteles at The Lincoln Home in Newcastle, 3 p.m. Hear music by an ensemble playing kanteles, lap harps that are the national folk instrument of Finland. Free and open to all.
  • Mississippi Heat Band in Rockland, 7-10 p.m. They play the Monday Night Blues show at Time Out Pub. $15 cover.

COMING UP:

  • Oshima Brothers and Friends at The Crosby Center in Belfast, 96 Church St., Sat., Nov. 25, 8 p.m. Sean and Jamie Oshima harmonize in a blend of contemporary folk, acoustic pop and Americana tunes with full band and guest musicians Noah Fishman, Adam Nordell and Alex Wilder. $10 adults; $5 under 12.
  • “The Road Home” at Lincolnville Community Building, Route 173, on Sun., Nov. 26, 4 p.m. A selection of Americana presented by Lincolnville Music Project with the Lincolnville Band. All welcome. Free-will donation. FMI: lincolnvillemusicproject@gmail.com.

ONGOING:

  • Tuesday Jams in Thomaston, 8 Hyler St., 7 p.m. Folk, country, gospel and blues. Players and listeners welcome. FMI: 273-2914.
  • Thursday Jams in Warren, St. George River Café, 310 Main St., 6 p.m. Players and listeners welcome.

FILM

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16:

  • NT Live: Follies, 2 p.m., at the Strand Theatre in Rockland and Lincoln Theater in Damariscotta. Sondheim’s legendary musical is broadcast live from London’s National Theatre. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and tell lies about themselves.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17 – THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23:

  • COLONIAL THEATRE, Belfast. “The Justice League,” “Murder on the Orient Express,” “Thor: Ragnarok,” “Coco.”
  • FLAGSHIP CINEMAS, Thomaston. FMI: FlagshipCinemas.com, 594-2100.
  • HARBOR THEATRE, Boothbay Harbor: “Chariots of Fire,” “American Made.” FMI: boothbaycinema.org.
  • LINCOLN THEATER, Damariscotta: “Loving Vincent.” FMI: AtTheLincoln.org, 563-3424. Open captioning on Wednesday matinees.
  • STRAND THEATRE, Rockland: “Loving Vincent.”

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17:

  • “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,” 6:30 p.m., Friday Night Film Series at Thomaston Library. Robert Redford and Paul Newman play bank- and train-robbing outlaws in the twilight of the Old West.
  • “Ansel Adams: American Experience,” 7 p.m., Friday Night Flix at Belfast Free Library. Ric Burns’ film bio of the pioneering American photographer and environmental crusader.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18:

  • Met Opera Live: The Exterminating Angel, 1 p.m. at the Strand Theatre in Rockland and Lincoln Theater in Damariscotta. American premiere of Thomas Adès’ surreal story about a dinner party from which the guests can’t escape. Strand encore: 1 p.m. Tues., Nov. 28.
  • “The Age of Consequences,” 2 p.m., Rockport Opera House. Third of three documentaries in the New World Disorder and America’s Future series offered free to the public by Camden Conference and Rockport Public Library.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19:

  • Bolshoi Ballet Encore: The Taming of the Shrew, 1 p.m., Strand Theatre, Rockland. High-def rebroadcast of the Moscow ballet company’s performance based on Shakespeare’s rowdy comedy. $15 adults; $10 college students with ID and under 19.
  • “Tangled,” 3 p.m., Winter Family Fun series at Camden Opera House. Animated Disney adventure of a teenaged Rapunzel and a bandit on the run.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20:

  • “Titanic,” 7 p.m., Colonial Theatre, Belfast. $10, cash only, at the door, to benefit Our Town Belfast.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21:

  • “Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope,” 6-8 p.m., Hope Elementary School. Documentary on the effects in adulthood of childhood stress. FMI: resilience@brmaine.org.

ART

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16:

  • Anne Heywood’s Seasonal Paintings Now at Waldoboro Public Library, her ornamental still lifes and snowy landscapes hang through Dec. 28.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17:

  • “WordPress Websites” Class at Rockland’s Art Loft, 9:30 a.m.-noon. Karen Olson leads small business owners who need an online brand presence and an affordable website which is easily changed. For a list of what you need to bring to class, e-mail Olson at renukostyle@gmail.com. $45. Sign-up: artloftrockland.org, 200-7915.
  • Reception to Open Holiday Show at Kelpie Gallery in South Thomaston, Route 73, from 5-8 p.m. “Provenance,” featuring work by gallery artists.
  • Talk by Artist Linden Frederick at First Church in Belfast, 7 p.m. The photorealistic landscape painter gives a free talk, “Inspired by Belfast (and Other Maine Places).” He will describe “Night Stories: Fifteen Paintings and the Stories They Inspired,” a book of his works paired with short stories by notable authors. RSVP: 338-9009, leftbank@myfairpoint.net.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18:

  • “Getting Started with Lightroom,” 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Rockland’s Art Loft. Karen Olson leads the quick-start workshop designed to help you edit your images directly on software that is “an affordable option for hobby photographers and aspiring artists.” $45. Sign-up: artloftrockland.org, 200-7915.
  • “Clothed Figure Drawing,” 1-4 p.m. at Rockland’s Art Loft. Tanya Harsch teaches nuts and bolts of figure drawing while working with a clothed model. Get tips on proportions, likeness, fabric and drapery. All levels welcome. Materials provided. $45. Sign-up: artloftrockland.org, 200-7915.
  • Freedom Makers Studio Celebrates Grand Opening, 4-6 p.m. The new gallery and storefront in Freedom village opens in the KP Hall. Premiere exhibit features paintings, photography, silk painting, jewelry, sculpture and more by several artists. FMI: 322-6553 or freedommakersstudio.com.
  • Reception for “The Little Holiday Show” in Damariscotta, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Kefauver Studio & Gallery, 144 Bristol Road. Show of works by Will Kefauver and 28 guest artists runs Nov. 17-Jan. 2.
  • Reception for Elizabeth Palmer in Waldoboro, 5-8 p.m., Medomak Arts. The Nobleboro artist’s watercolors are shown. Refreshments served.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19:

  • “Learn to Screenprint” 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Rockland’s Art Loft. Leave with an eight-inch screen print you can use again and again. Images will be provided, or bring your own, no larger than six inches in diameter. Short lines of poetry also work. No experience needed. $45; sliding-scale fees available. Sign-up: artloftrockland.org.
  • Salon Sunday at CMCA: How to Get Young People into Museums, 3 p.m., Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockland. Steven Matijcio, curator of Contemporary Arts Center of Cincinnati, addresses the challenge facing nonprofit art centers and museums: getting people off their entertainment devices long enough to visit.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20:

  • Free Adult Art Class at Rockland Public Library, 11 a.m. Led by Catinka Knoth. Materials provided for drawing in color. This week: Wild turkeys, pheasants.

COMING UP:

  • Paint Night at Rockland’s Art Loft: “Moonlight,” Fri.., Nov. 24, 6-8 p.m. Justin Kinney leads the night of painting and socializing in which you will complete a canvas of a moonlit scene. Snacks served. You may bring wine or beer. $35: artloftrockland.org, 200-7915.

ONGOING:

  • Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland. “Andrew Wyeth: Maine Drawings,” through Dec. 31. “Andrew Wyeth: Maine Watercolors, 1938–2008,” through Dec. 31. “Marguerite Zorach: An Art-Filled Life,” through Jan. 7.
  • The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine, Michael Klahr Center at UMaine Augusta. “America Now: A Dialogue...,” through Dec. 20. Free.
  • Maine State Museum, Augusta. “Thos. Moser: Legacy in Wood,” through Jan. 13.
  • Maine State Capitol Complex, Augusta. “Maine Veteran Artists Showcase,” with most works displayed in the halls and committee rooms of Burton M. Cross Building, through Nov. 30. Details are at mainearts.com. Free.
  • Maine State Museum, Augusta. “Over There and Down Home: Mainers and World War I,” through Nov. 11, 2018.
  • Portland Museum of Art, Portland. “Child’s Play: Representations of Adolescence,” through Dec. 17. “Nan Goldin: The Ballad of Sexual Dependency,” through Dec. 31. “Model Citizens: Art and Identity in the United States, 1770–1830,” through Jan. 28.

FOOD

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17:

  • “Sample the Season” at Belfast Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in its winter home in Aubuchon Hardware’s greenhouse, 231 Northport Ave. Vendors will hand out samples with Thanksgiving in mind. The market runs Fridays all year, except the day after Thanksgiving. FMI: belfastfarmersmarket.org, Facebook.
  • November Communi-TEA at Thomaston Public Library, 3-4:30 p.m. The free tea is open to all. This one celebrates Thanksgiving and honors patrons and friends. Bring a nonperishable food item or personal care product for the local food pantry or pet food for the shelter. FMI: 354-2453.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18:

  • High Tea and Bake Sale in Belfast, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The Women of St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church serve an English high tea of scones with clotted cream, cucumber sandwiches and tea in china cups. Bake sale includes bread, pies, cakes, cookies, jams and more. With a Jewelry Boutique and Silent Auction of goods and gift certificates.
  • Public Baked Beans & Franks and American Chop Suey Supper, 5-6:30 p.m., Mt. Olivet Lodge, Route 220, Washington. With biscuits, dessert, coffee, tea and punch. $8 adults; $4 kids.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19:

  • Public Breakfast Buffet in Bath, 7:30-9:30 a.m., Columbian Club Hall, 807 Middle St. Eggs to order, breakfast meats, home fries, juice, more. $7 adults; $3 under 12; free under 3.
  • Pop-Up Thanksgiving Farmers’ Market in Appleton, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., rain or shine, Appleton Creamery, 780 Gurney Town Road. Vendors and food producers offer a full range of local artisan foods, from cheeses to pies and condiments. Family friendly with a chance to see goats, puppies, peacocks, chickens, guinea fowl. The creamery’s Facebook page has details.
  • “Cheese Tasting 101” in Waldoboro, 2-4 p.m. at East Forty Farm, 2361 Friendship Road. Take a tasting adventure through cheese styles and types, from fresh to stinky, with Lakin’s Gorges Cheese. $35 per person. FMI: 230-4318.

HOME & GARDEN

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16:

  • 19th Annual Weekend Workshop on Low-Impact Foresty, Thursday to Sunday at Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association’s Common Ground Education Center in Unity. For stewards of woodlots of all sizes who want to cut and harvest wood products in an ecologically sound way. MOFGA’s kitchen will provide organic meals all weekend. FMI: mofga.org.

FAIRS & SALES

  • Holiday Wreath Sale to Benefit Pen Bay YMCA Child Care Center, order by Fri., Nov. 17, in person at the Y or go to penbayymca.org to download and print a form you can mail with a check. Wreaths are made at Evergreen Valley Greenhouse in Searsmont. $15 per wreath, or $20 per wreath with box for shipping.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17:

  • 2-Day Holiday Fair at Rockland’s First Universalist Church, 345 Broadway, 5-7 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Knitted and crocheted apparel, holiday ornaments, pet supplies, homemade pies, Grandma’s Attic, jewelry, white elephant items, more. On Saturday, breakfast and lunch on sale, plus workshops at 9 & 11 a.m. on how to knit mittens from old sweaters. Free admission. Pay by cash or local check.
  • 2-Day Christmas Fair at Belfast United Methodist Church, 23 Mill Lane, 4-7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Luncheon from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • 3-Day Book Sale at Blue Door Book Shed of Camden Public Library, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday-Sunday. Wide selection of literary bargains. Tables restocked each evening with highly curated gift books.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18:

  • Craft Fair at John Street Methodist Church in Camden, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Over a dozen artisans offer paintings, jewelry, wooden and knitted items, homemade condiments and more. FMI: 236-4829.
  • Christmas Fair in Warren, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Second Congregational Church, 252 Main St. Baked goods, cookie walk, raffle, crafts, Grandma’s Attic, books, more. Lunch from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. of turkey & gravy over a biscuit.
  • Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving Fair at Friendship Methodist Church, Route 90, from 9 a.m.-noon. Homemade items including pies, baked goods, fudge, knitted goods and handcrafts. Holiday plants and flea market tables. Lunch of homemade soup and sandwiches.
  • Holiday Bazaar in Washington, from 9 a.m.-noon at Prescott Memorial School, 100 Waldoboro Road. Student-made gifts and vendors including Tupperware, Origami Owl, LuLaRoe and many more.
  • Holiday Fair at First Baptist Church in Belfast, High Street, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Homemade Thanksgiving pies, Christmas crafts, Cookie Walk, fish chowder lunch, baked goods. silent auction. Supports mission and church projects.
  • Owls Head Garden Club Craft Fair, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Owls Head Community Building, Ash Point Drive (across from the airport). Free admission. Twenty well-known local artisans and crafters. Benefits club’s Scholarship Fund.
  • Annual Holiday Antique and Gift Show in Lincolnville, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Community Building, Route 173. Homemade Advent calendars, vintage decorations, antique tools, rustic chainsaw art, more. Lincolnville School PTO will sell balsam wreaths. Refreshments include baked goods, quiche, chili. Sponsored by United Christian Church. FMI: 785-3521.
  • Holly Berry Christmas Fair in Unity, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., United Methodist Church, 13 Depot St. Crafts, wreaths, bake sale.
  • Holiday Craft & Vendor Fair in Union, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Thompson Community Center, 51 South Union Road (Route 131). FMI: 975-0352.
  • Annual St. Patrick’s Christmas Fair, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Cheverus Hall of St. Patrick’s Church, 380 Academy Hill Road, Newcastle. Fourteen new and returning vendors of handcrafted items, holiday decorations, jewelry, jams and more. Free admission. Attendees get a free ticket for Thanksgiving basket raffle.
  • 37th Annual Holiday Bazaar of the Central Lincoln County YMCA, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Pottery, photography, fine art, jewelry, wreaths and ornaments offered by 80 local crafters and artisans.
  • Camden Hills Regional High School’s Annual Ski Sale Weekend, Rockport, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sunday. Get a deal on used Nordic and alpine skis, boots, poles, snowboards and other items, or sell your unwanted equipment. Purchases support CHRHS ski teams. FMI: 542-7571 or sites.google.com/site/chrhsskisale.
  • Two Places to Buy Christmas Wreaths to Benefit Bremen Library, at the Bremen Town House on Route 32 from 9 a.m.-noon, and at YMCA Holiday Bazaar and Craft Show in Damariscotta from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19:

  • Augusta Armory Antiques Show, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the armory, Route 202. Free.
  • Pop-Up Sale & Poetry Reading at Belfast Playhouse, 107 Church St., noon-5 p.m. Sale of handmade blank books for journaling, artist books, letterpress posters and handmade cards, and a reading by several local poets to raise money for the Penobscot Nation’s ongoing legal battle with the State of Maine over water rights in Penobscot River.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21:

  • Pie Sale at Jefferson Fire and Rescue Building, 204 Waldoboro Road, 4-7 p.m. Jefferson Library and Jefferson Fire and Rescue Explorers team up to sell 10-inch pies for $12 each.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22:

  • Thanksgiving Pie Sale at Pen Bay YMCA in Rockport, in the lobby starting at 9 a.m. Pies are $15 and proceeds benefit the Sailfish Swim Team. You can pre-order apple or pumpkin pies by downloading and mailing a form with a check (due by Nov. 20) to the YMCA, P.O. Box 840, Rockport, ME 04856, or ordering in person at the Pen Bay or Rockland Harbor YMCAs.
  • Thanksgiving Pie Sale in Wiscasset, 9 a.m.-noon, Ames True Value, Route 1. Edgecomb Community Church sells nine-inch pies for $15 and single-serve pies for $6 to benefit the church’s charity efforts. You can pre-order: 882-6338.
  • Pie Sale at Waldoboro Public Library, 10 a.m. until sold out. Homemade pies of all types for $15 each with proceeds going to the library.

COMING UP:

  • 3rd Annual Holiday Craft Fair of Cold Comfort Theater, Sat., Nov. 25, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Belfast Area High School. More than 60 crafters and vendors; you can see them on Facebook.
  • Christmas Craft Fair and Raffle in Tenants Harbor, Sat., Nov. 25, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Odd Fellows Hall, Watts Ave. Lunch from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. of crab rolls, chicken salad, soups. Benefits charities of Naomi Chapter 25 OES.
  • Annual Festival of Lights Craft Show at Rockland Elks Lodge, 210 Rankin St., Sat., Nov. 25, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Over 40 artists from around Maine showcase ornaments, jewelry, pottery, candles, clothing, pet accessories and more. Proceeds benefit Pope Memorial Humane Society. Lunch will be on sale. Admission: $2 adults; free under 12.
  • Annual Festival of Trees at Rockland Public Library, Sat., Nov. 25, 10 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Silent auction of more than 30 decorated tabletop trees decked out by local businesses, plus shopping at the Friends’ Book Stop downstairs.

KIDS & PARENTS

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16:

  • Kids Paint at Rockport Public Library, 4 p.m. Kids are invited to make a masterpiece with finger paints, watercolors, tempera paints, glitter paints and a variety of paper, all supplied.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18:

  • Make Thanksgiving Place Cards at Lincolnville Community Library, from 10 a.m.-noon. Kids and parents are invited. There will be colorful paper, decorations and supplies to make cards, which can also be sent in the mail.
  • Singing, Stories, Games at Rockland Public Library, 11 a.m. Join storyteller Jan Zimmerman around the faux campfire in the Children’s Room for camp-style stories, snacks and games.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20:

  • M&M Catapult Construction at Rockland Public Library, 3:45 p.m. Join Miss Katie in celebrating National Absurdity Day by building, testing and battling with your own M&M catapult. Practice your STEM skills by experi-menting with fun physics. All supplies provided. Sign-up encouraged so library can have enough supplies on hand: 594-0310.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21:

  • Free Children’s Drawing Class at Rockland Public Library, 4-5 p.m. Tuesdays. Catinka Knoth leads Let’s Draw Together! for kids 6+ (under 11 with an adult). Materials provided. This week: Let’s Draw Turkeys, a Pilgrim Feast and Cornucopias for Thanksgiving!

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22:

  • Diaper Drive at Coastal Children’s Museum in Rockland, to benefit the Diaper Fund. Drop off packages of diapers at 75 Mechanic St. from Nov. 22-28.

ONGOING:

  • Children’s Clothing Exchange, first Saturdays monthly, 9-11 a.m., Second Congregational Church in Warren. Free, quality used clothing, newborn to size 14. Swaps encouraged. Donations welcome.
  • Appleton Library: Story Time Saturdays 10:30 a.m., kids of all ages.
  • Belfast Free Library: Story Time Tuesdays, 10-10:30 a.m., babies to age 2 and siblings. Story Time Fridays, 10-11 a.m., ages 2-4 and siblings.
  • Camden Library: 10 a.m. Story Hours, Mondays: preschoolers. Wednesdays: babies to age 2 & siblings. Thursdays: ages 4-5. Fridays: ages 2-3. Saturdays: preschool to early elementary.
  • Carver Library, Searsport: Preschool Story Hour, Fridays, 10:30 a.m.
  • Gibbs Library, Washington: Story Hour, Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-ish, depending on when kids drop in. FMI: 845-2663.
  • Liberty Library: Story Time, Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. Ages 3-5. Younger and older kids welcome if not disruptive.
  • Palermo Library: Toddler Time, Mondays, 10 a.m.-noon. Lego Club, Wednesdays, 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Rockland Public Library: Baby Storytime, Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. Babies to 2-year-olds. Children’s Story Hour & Crafts, Wednesdays and Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.
  • Rockport Library: Story Time, Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. Toddlers and preschoolers. Make a craft to take home.
  • Skidompha Library, Damariscotta: Toddler Time, Tuesdays. Book Babies, Wednesdays. Ready to Read, Thursdays. All start at 10 a.m.
  • Thomaston Library: Toddler Time, Wednesdays, 11 a.m. Family Story Hour, Thursdays, 11 a.m. Stories, crafts, snacks. Early Bird Reading & Fun Time, Saturdays, 9-10 a.m.
  • Vose Library, Union: Story Time, Fridays, 10:30 a.m. Different activities for babies, toddlers and older kids.
  • Waldoboro Library: Storytime, Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. For preschoolers.
  • Warren Library: Craft Club Story Time, Mondays, 6-7 p.m. Lego Club, second and fourth Thursdays, 3:30-5 p.m.
  • Giggles and Doodles Kids’ Art Class, Wednesdays, 1-2:30 p.m., Art Loft, Rockland. FMI: artloftrockland.org.

MISCELLANEOUS

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16:

  • Alzheimer’s Disease Support Group, 3-4 p.m. third Thursdays monthly at Knox Center, 6 White Street, Rockland. Support and info for people who have loved ones coping with Alzheimer’s or related dementias. FMI: 921-6237.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17:

  • “Reading Trees,” 3-5 p.m., Great Salt Bay Farm, Damariscotta. Sarah Gladu leads an exploration of how shape and condition of trees can tell about the history of a landscape. Free. Register with Damariscotta River Association by Nov. 16: 563-1393.
  • Night of Joy Gathering at Water of Life Church, Newcastle, 6:30-8 p.m. All are welcome at the service designed to include people with learning disabilities and their loved ones.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18:

  • Hike the Guide at Long Cove Preserve in Searsport, 9-11 a.m. Naturalist Ron Harrell leads it along a gentle trail through mixed forests, wetlands and conifer stands in Coastal Mountains Land Trust’s Hike the Guide series. FMI: halem@coastalmountains.org, 236-7091.
  • Free Rabies Clinic at Troy Town Office, 129 Rogers Road, 9-11 a.m. Waldo County Humane Society offers free shots for pets whose owners live in Waldo County. Those from outside the county are welcome and will be charged $7. Pets should be leashed or in a carrier. Bring proof of previous rabies shot to get a three-year certificate. Coupons for spaying and neutering will be available. Free clinics are also set for Sat., Dec. 2, at Lincolnville Fire Station and Sat., Jan. 6, at Leroy Smith School in Winterport. FMI: 852-5033, Facebook.
  • “Catch Up Waldo County” Free Vaccinations, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Biscone Medical Building, 119 Northport Ave., Belfast. Free vaccines for adults and child patients of primary care offices that are part of Waldo County General Hospital. Available vaccinations include: hepatitis A/B, flu, meningococcal, TDAP/DTAP (tetanus, pertussis, diphtheria), MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) and chicken pox. Walk-ins welcome. FMI: 930-6783.
  • Workshop on Civil Discourse in Thomaston, 10 a.m.-noon, Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist, 200 Main St. The League of Women Voters Midcoast sponsors the workshop “Can We Talk?: Managing Difficult Conversations in Politics and Current Events.” Learn how to get your message across in neutral language and practice listening skills. RSVP: midcoast@lwvme.org.
  • Catching Up with the Classics Club to Meet at Rockland Library, 10 a.m. The free public group discusses a new title each month. November’s book is the modern nonfiction classic “Three Cups of Tea” by Greg Mortensen.
  • AARP Smart Driver Course in Damariscotta, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center. $15 AARP members; $20 all others. Bring your AARP card, lunch and drink. Registration: 563-1363.
  • “Simply Books!” at Camden Public Library, 2 p.m. The club for book lovers invites you to bring whatever book you are reading to share with the group.
  • 2-Day Natural Deerskin Tanning Workshop in Damariscotta, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday & Sunday at Great Salt Bay Farm. Steve Cayard teaches the process from start to finish. Hides and tools provided. $95; $80 for Damariscotta River Association members. Registration required: damariscottariver.org.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19:

  • Listening Sessions with State Rep. Stanley Zeigler, to hear from his Maine District 96 constituents in Belmont, Liberty, Lincolnville, Montville, Morrill, Palermo and Searsmont: 10 a.m. at Lincolnville General Store; noon at Fraternity Village Store in Searsmont; 2 p.m. at John’s Ice Cream in Liberty.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20:

  • “My Money Works” at Camden Public Library, 4:30 p.m. New Ventures Maine continues its monthly series on employment and money smarts. Registration: 593-7942.
  • “Resisting Trump: Building Progressive Bridges,” 6 p.m., Belfast Free Library. Support and discussion group for progressives, based on Naomi Klein’s book “No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump’s Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need.” FMI: 223-0052 or ben496@prexar.com.
  • 5-Week Class on Medical Care in the U.S., 5:30-6:30 p.m. Mondays, starting Nov. 20, at Camden Hills Regional High School in Rockport. Taught by Mike Shunney, cofounder of Rockland chapter of Maine AllCare. FMI: 236-7800 x5 or fivetowns.maineadulted.org.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21:

  • Belfast Senior Center, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays at Belfast United Methodist Church, 23 Mill Lane (turn off Route 1 at Citgo/Big Apple). Free; donations taken. Tea and coffee, cards and games always available. Bring lunch on days it is not offered by the center. Nov. 21: Sing-along at noon. Printed lyrics will be handed out. Nov. 28: “Remember When?” day of sharing greater Belfast through photos and stories. Bring your photos of factories, fairs and more. Facebook has info.
  • Intergenerational Book Club of Thomaston Public Library, invites the public to its next discussion, at 2:30 p.m. The book is “Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison” by Shaka Senghor.
  • Women’s Cancer Support Group, meets 6 p.m. third Tuesdays monthly at Picker Family Resource Center, 756 Commercial St., Rockport. Colleen Kinney facilitates. Registration: 542-4985.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22:

  • Lunch & Learn in Damariscotta, at Spectrum Generations Coastal Center, 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m. Guest speaker Wendy Russell will discuss SEARCH (Seek Elderly Alone, Renew Courage & Hope), a program of Catholic Charities. RSVP: 563-1363.
  • Free Workshops on Enrolling in Health Insurance Marketplace, in the computer lab at Pen Bay Physicians Building, 4 Glen Cove Drive, Rockport. Get help from counselor Lisa Mele from noon-5 p.m. Wednesdays, Nov. 22 & 29 and Dec. 6 & 13. Reserve a space: 921-8271. Or drop in, and chance a wait.

COMING UP:

  • Turkey Trot at Penobscot Bay YMCA, Rockport, Fri., Nov. 24. Registration 7-8:15 a.m. Race starts at 8:30 a.m. $30 entry: penbayymca.org. A pancake breakfast to support the Y’s Sailfish Swim Team will be held after the race.

ONGOING:

  • Sober Hang-Out, Thursdays, 4-8 p.m. and Saturdays, noon-4 p.m., Coastal Recovery Community Center, 24 Lincoln St., Rockland. Safe, sober, supportive place to hang out. FMI: 691-3697.
  • SMART Recovery, Fridays, 6 p.m., Coastal Recovery Community Center, 24 Lincoln St., Rockland. Nonreligious, no-steps, scientifically proven program for recovery from substance use disorders. FMI: 691-3697.
  • Narcotics Anonymous, Mondays, 6:30 p.m., Coastal Recovery Community Center, 24 Lincoln St., Rockland. FMI: 691-3697.
  • Refuge Recovery in Rockland, non-theistic, Buddhist-inspired approach to recovery from addictions: Wednesdays, 6 p.m., at Coastal Recovery Community Center, 24 Lincoln St.; Sundays, 6 p.m., at The Dancing Elephant, 16 School St. FMI: RRrockland@gmail.com.
  • Friends & Family Together, Thursdays, 4 p.m., Coastal Recovery Community Center, 24 Lincoln St., Suite 103, Rockland. Support group for family & friends of people with substance use disorders. FMI: 691-3697.
  • Family Caregiver Support Group in Belfast, first Thursdays, noon-1 p.m., Home Health, 125 Northport Avenue (across from WC General Hospital). FMI: 930-2500, ext. 4795.
  • Leer y Charlar Spanish-Language Discussion Group, second and fourth Tuesdays at 1 p.m. in Camden Library. All proficient in Spanish are welcome.
  • Tabletop Games at Camden Library, Fridays, 3 p.m. Ages 10-100. Bring a fave game and a snack. No experience needed. All welcome. FMI: 233-8257.
  • Family Game Night at Appleton Library, second Thursdays, 6-8 p.m. If you have a fave board game, bring it.
  • Veterans’ Services in Rockland, fourth Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., URock. Get help with education benefits, home loans, acquiring military records and more. Appointments: 596-6906.
  • “New Beginnings” Support Group, Mondays, 6:30 p.m., Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Route 17, Rockland. Free, nonreligious support for those starting anew after the end of a marriage or relationship, death of a loved one, loss of a job. Confidential registration: 593-6468.
  • Parkinson’s Support Group, second Wednesdays, 1:15-2:45 p.m., Home Health, 125 Northport Ave., Belfast. Free drop-in group. FMI: 930-2500, ext. 4795.
  • Overeaters Anonymous in Belfast, Fridays, noon-1 p.m., First Baptist Church. Mondays, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Belfast Center. FMI: 382-6446.
  • Dementia Conversation Series, third Thursdays, 4-5:30 p.m., The Lincoln Home, 22 River Rd., Newcastle. All friends and families of people with dementia welcome. Learn new ways to cope. FMI: 563-3350.
  • Alzheimer’s Support Groups, first Tuesdays, 6-7 p.m., Anderson Inn’s Media Room, Quarry Hill, Camden; third Tuesdays, 3-4 p.m., Knox Center, Rockland. 921-6237.
  • Meetingbrook Meditation, Sundays, 6 p.m., Meetingbrook Hermitage, Camden. With light supper. FMI: 236-4346.
  • Genealogy Club, first Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Stockton Springs Library.
  • Coffee & Chat at ElderCare Network of Lincoln County Homes, first Fridays, 9:30-11 a.m. All welcome at Hodgdon Green in Damariscotta, Round Pond Green, Boothbay Green, Wiscasset Green, Edgecomb Green, Jefferson Green, Waldoboro Green.
  • “Owl & Turtle Sessions” Writers’ Group, second and fourth Tuesdays, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Owl & Turtle Bookshop in Camden. Writing exercises, discussion of members’ works. All welcome.
  • Animal Response Team, first Mondays, 5 p.m., Knox County Emergency Mgmt. Agency, 301 Park St., Rockland.
  • Tuesday Jams at Thomaston Federated Church, 7-9 p.m. Country, bluegrass, old-time. Listeners welcome.
  • Soup Cafe in Lincolnville, at the Community Building in the town center, noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays.
  • Wellness Checks, Mondays & Thursdays, 1-3 p.m., Nurse Judith Lydon’s office at Quarry Hill. FMI: 921-6272.
  • Blake Veterinary Hospital Rabies Clinics, Saturdays, 9 a.m.-noon, Route 1, Northport. Bring proof of prior rabies vaccination. $10. FMI: 789-5700.
  • Midcoast Bridge Club, Mondays and Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m., American Legion, Rockland. Tuesdays, 6 p.m., St. John Baptist Episcopal Church, Thomaston. Newcomers welcome; partners guaranteed. FMI: 594-8965 or 236-8792.
  • Knitting & Spinning Circle, Thursdays, 5-7 p.m., WORKS Bookstore & Gallery, 21 E. Main St., Searsport. Free.
  • Midcoast Chess Club, Thursdays, 5-9 p.m., Burger King, Rockland. FMI: 975-2433 or FCollemer@gmail.com.
  • NAMI Support Group, third Thursdays, 6-8 p.m., 6 Hodgdon St., Damariscotta. FMI: 882-7426.
  • Meditation Group, Saturdays, 7-8 a.m., Belfast Dance Studio, 109 High St.
  • Knox County Coin Club, third Thursdays, 7 p.m., American Legion Post 37, Thomaston. FMI: 701-8411.
  • Fellowship of the Spirit Study Group, Saturdays, 7-8 a.m., St. Margaret’s Church, 95 Court St., Belfast. FMI: 505-5266.
  • Belfast Sign Language Days, last Sundays monthly. Some knowledge of ASL encouraged. All welcome. FMI: bridginghandsforasl.com.
  • Taijiquan, Wednesdays, 7 p.m., Thomaston Library. FMI: 354-2453.
  • Total Victory Support Group, emotional/spiritual support group meets weekly in private homes in Lincoln County. No fees. FMI: 542-7397.
  • Waldo County Beekeepers, first Thursdays, 6:30 p.m., Searsmont Community Center. FMI: 233-8257.
  • Foreign Language Conversation at Belfast Co-op, Tuesdays. For new to fluent speakers. Spanish and Italian 10 a.m., French 11 a.m., German & Swedish noon.
  • Appleton Library Adult Book Group, third Mondays, 7 p.m. FMI: AppletonLibraryME.org.
  • Dancing Xigong in Camden, 9 a.m. Tuesdays at St. Thomas’ Church, Thursdays at Congregational Church; 12 movements to music for balance, flexibility. Free. All welcome. FMI: 236-8732, BeedyParker@gwi.net.
  • Jefferson Area Community Food Pantry, second and fourth Wednesdays, 4-5:30 p.m., St. Giles’ Episcopal Church, 72 Gardiner Road (Rte. 126), Jefferson. FMI: 530-3769.
  • Belfast Chess Club, Mondays, 5-8 p.m., Bell the Cat. All ages.
  • Celebrate Recovery, 6 p.m. Thursdays, First Baptist Church of Waldoboro. Free dinner and 12-step, Christ-centered meeting. Free child care. FMI: 837-9703, CelebrateRecovery@fbcwaldoboro.org.
  • Boothbay Region Land Trust Nature Hikes, Tuesdays at 10 a.m. at a different preserve each time for a hike of a mile or two. FMI: bbrlt.org, 633-4818.
  • “Social Bridge, Anyone?” Tuesdays 1-4 p.m., Owls Head Community Bldg. FMI: 593-2970.
  • MS Coffee & Conversation Group, second Thursdays, 5:30-7 p.m., Hatchet Mountain Publick House, Hope. Families and friends welcome. FMI: 975-0156, Bettheh@TheNewEnglandReCo.com.
  • Belfast Free Sketchers, fourth Tuesdays, 2-4 p.m., Belfast Free Library. All abilities welcome. BYO materials.
  • Men’s Cancer Support Group, 2nd and 4th Mondays, 4:30 p.m., Cancer Care Center, Pen Bay Medical Center, Rockport. FMI: 596-8977.
  • Food Addicts Anonymous, Saturdays, 8:30-10 a.m., Knox Center, 6 White St., Rockland. FMI: 354-6749.
  • Rockport Library Writers Group, third Wednesdays, 6-7:30 p.m. All writers welcome, published or aspiring.
  • Refuge Recovery, Sundays, 6-7:30 p.m., The Dancing Elephant, 16 School St., Rockland. Meditation, readings, discussion. Donations taken. FMI: ekendradenny@gmail.com, 594-1694.
  • Open Meditation in Rockland, Thursdays, noon-1 p.m., and Sundays, 10:30-11:30, The Dancing Elephant, 6 School St. Sitting & walking meditation with timekeeper. All traditions welcome. $5-$10 suggested donation. FMI: rachel@rocklandyoga.com, 594-1694.
  • Rockland Elks Lodge Bingo, Wednesdays, doors open 4:30 p.m.; drawings 6:20 p.m.; bingo 6:30 p.m.
  • People Helping People, network for seniors and people with disabilities on Boothbay peninsula, second and fourth Fridays, 2 p.m., Boothbay Harbor Community Center. FMI: 633-4368.
  • Open Meditation, Mondays, 6-7 p.m., Midcoast Yoga Shala, 49 Main St., Damariscotta. Free; donations taken.
  • Increase Your Peace of Mind, 1-2 p.m. Thursdays, Boothbay Harbor Community Center. Three Principles Course for anyone who feels stressed, depressed or angry and wants to feel more joyful, loving, calm & content. FMI: 633-4368.
  • Fiber Arts Group, first and third Tuesdays, 3:30-5 p.m., Rockport Library. FMI: 236-3642 or rockport.lib.me.us.
  • Free Car Seat Checks, third Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., PBMC Child Passenger Safety Program at Fuller Auto Mall, Camden St., Rockland. FMI: 921-8711.
  • Memory Café in Stockton Springs, third Mondays, 10-11:30 a.m., The Good Kettle, 247 Route 1. For caregivers and those with mild cognitive impairment or early Alzheimer’s. FMI: 620-1656.
  • Penobscot Pet Pantry, first Thursdays, 1-3 p.m., PAWS Animal Adoption Center, 123 John St., Camden. FMI: 763-4291, ppetp@tidewater.net.
  • Saturday Knitting Classes, 2-4 p.m., Over the Rainbow Yarn, 18 School St., Rockland. FMI: 594-6060.
  • Drug Drop-Off, Knox County Sheriff’s Office, 301 Park St. Rockland. Use green box in lobby any day. FMI: 594-0429, x702.
  • Weekly Meditation at 47 Main Street Studio, Tenants Harbor, Wednesdays at 7 p.m. through December. For all levels. By donation. FMI: 372-9931.
  • Meditation — Thich Nhat Hanh Tradition, Sundays, 9-10:30 a.m. at The Start Center, 37 Start Road, Camden. Free. All welcome. FMI: 978-979-1365.
  • Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, Thursdays, 7-9 p.m., First Unitarian Church, Rockland. FMI: 691-3599.
  • King’s Closet Free Clothing, Saturdays, 9-11 a.m., Grace Bible Fellowship, Sherers Lane, Rockland. FMI: 596-7117.
  • Tuesday Book Club, Camden Library, second Tuesdays, 1 p.m. FMI: 470-7473.
  • Clothes Closet Day, first Saturdays, Warren Congregational Church. Free clothes for those in need. FMI: 273-2338.
  • Tapping Group, first Sundays, 3-4:30 p.m., High Mountain Hall, Camden. Suggested donation $8-$25. FMI: 975-5325.
  • Lyme Disease Support Group in Wiscasset, last Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m., Community Center. FMI: 446-6447.
  • Midcoast Lyme Disease Support Group, 2nd Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m., Knox Center, 6 White St., Rockland. FMI: 446-6447.
  • Wednesday Walkers, guided morning hikes at 14 land trusts from Camden to Brunswick through November. Subscribe for weekly details: wednesday_walkers-subscribe@yahoogroups.com.
  • Wellness Wednesdays: Acupuncture, Reiki, Bowen Therapy & Reflexology, on rotating basis, 4:15-5:30 p.m., Bok Medical Bldg., 22 White St. (behind Rockland Library). All welcome. Free; donations accepted. FMI: 921-6993.
  • Boothbay Region Land Trust Nature Hikes, Tuesdays, 10 a.m., hike of a mile or so, at a different preserve each time, all posted at bbrlt.org. FMI: 633-4818.
  • Pen Bay Y Heartwatch Program, 116 Union St., Rockport. Rehab for post-cardiac-event patients. FMI: 236-3375.
  • Family Caregiver Support Group in Camden, fourth Thursdays, 1-2:30 p.m., Spectrum Generations, 87 Elm St. Drop-ins okay. FMI: 800-464-8703.
  • Midcoast Stroke Support Group, first Wednesdays, 10 a.m., Camden Library.
  • SAGE (Services & Advocacy for LGBT Elders) Drop-In Meetings, first & third Wednesdays, 1-3 p.m., Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main St., Damariscotta. FMI: SageMaine.org, 809-7015.
  • Women’s Cancer Support Group, third Tuesdays, 6 p.m., Picker Family Resource Center, 756 Commercial St., Rockport. FMI: PickerCenter@PenBayHealthcare.org, 921-3950.
  • Lung Health Support Group, last Tuesdays monthly, noon-1 p.m., Pen Bay Med Center’s Pulmonary Rehab Room, Rockport. FMI: 921-8880.