• HANDMADE Online, Waterfall Arts’ Annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Sale, is offered virtually this year in December. Check it out at WaterfallArts.org and on social media.
  • Virtual Exhibition “Shelter (Earth, House, Body, Spirit,” the third [ON]now virtual exhibition of Center for Maine Contemporary Art of Rockland, online at cmcanow.org through February 20. Twenty artists examine the slippery nature of what seeking cover and comfort looks like at this moment in time.


  • “Eliot Porter: All the Wild Places,” on Zoom from 2 to 3 p.m. Curator Jane Bianco gives the talk and shows photographs from the collection at Rockland’s Farnsworth Art Museum. $15, free for members: FarnsworthMuseum.org.
  • Creative Art & Journaling, 4 p.m. Get project ideas through email and then meet on Zoom. Join the group for a different project every Wednesday. For ideas and a Zoom link, email alhand@librarycamden.org.


  • Virtual Book Launch and Reading with Poets from Poetry Woodshed, at 6:30 p.m. on Zoom. “wood” is the first anthology from the Belfast writing group Poetry Woodshed. The group was founded by former Belfast Poet Laureate Ellen Sander and Joel Lipman, the first poet laureate of Lucas County, Ohio. The group has been meeting in Belfast since the summer of 2015. The poets of “wood” are: Avery Booth Stone, DiTa, Matthew Eichenlaub, Jacob Fricke, Rebecca Jessup, Margie Kivel, Joel Lipman, Catherine Neuhardt-Minor, Susan Reeder Taylor, Ellen Sander and Lourdes Tutaine-Garcia. At this launch event selected works from “wood” will be read along with comments about and recollections of the writing group experience. Belfast Free Library hosts. To register, follow the link at belfastlibrary.org.


  • Online Poetry Group with Skidompha Library, Damariscotta, 10 to 11 a.m. Fridays. Share a favorite poem or one of your own, or listen to the words of others. To register, email jeaton@skidompha.org.
  • Explorations Read-Aloud Group for Adults, 11 a.m. to noon on Camden Public Library’s Facebook page. New readings become available to watch every Friday at 11 a.m. in the “videos” section of the library’s YouTube channel and Facebook page.


  • Carver Memorial Library Book Club, 1 p.m. at Searsport Community Building, 42 Prospect Street. Masks and physical distancing required. The book is “Seven Steeples” by Margaret Heinrichsen. The club meets second Tuesdays of the month.


  • Virtual Sailors’ Valentine Workshop Hosted by Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport, on Zoom at 6 p.m. Thursday, December 10. Make an old-fashioned 3-D card, using shells and other materials, like the ones brought home by sailors of yore. Materials are provided. The cost is $30 or $50 depending on materials purchased. The registration deadline is noon on December 9 at penobscotmarinemuseum.org. For more information, email Jeana Ganskop at jganskop@pmm-maine.org.