• Class-in-Session Tours at Ashwood Waldorf School, 180 Park Street, Rockport, from 8:15 to 10:30 a.m. Classrooms for students in grades three to eight will be open to interested members of the public. The school’s director will take questions. Register by September 17:, 236-8021.
  • Talk on Homeless Youth in Maine, 6:30 p.m. at Waldoboro Public Library. Learn about The Landing Place, which provides support for area young people at high risk of experiencing unstable housing, food insecurity, insufficient access to resources and supplies, personal conflicts, and other challanges, from Ben Cooke, shelter solutions coordinator for the Rockland-based program.


  • “Nurturing Fathers” Course in Damariscotta, a 13-week course at Healthy Kids, 15 Belvedere Road, Damariscotta, from 1 to 3 p.m. Fridays, September 20 to November 15. Men will learn parenting and nurturing skills via topics like “Fathering Without Violence or Fear” and “Overcoming Barriers to Nurturing Fathering: Anger, Alcohol, and Other Substances.” More info: 563-1818.


  • Free Car Seat Safety Event, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Walmart in Thomaston. Experts will be there to show how to install and use car seats correctly. Techs will determine if your child is in the right seat for their age and size. Learn why it’s important to register your car seat with its manufacturer so you can be notified if there’s a recall. There will be a drop for old and outdated car seats. Free.


  • Girl Scouts of Maine Sign-Ups, for girls from kindergarten to third grade, at 6 p.m. at Camden-Rockport Elementary School, Rockport, and Warren Community School. Details: 888-922-4763 or


  • “A Family for ME” Foster Care and Adoption Info Meetings, for people who have wondered about the process of becoming a licensed foster parent or adoptive parent. For the location and time of the next meeting: or 615-6011.
  • Breastfeeding Support Group in Belfast, Mondays (call ahead if it falls on a holiday), 10 to 11 a.m., Waldo County General Hospital’s Women & Infants Unit. Siblings welcome. FMI: 505-4109.
  • Breastfeeding Support Group in Rockport, first and third Tuesdays, 5 to 6:30 p.m. in Pen Bay Medical Center’s Chapel Room. Drop-in meeting facilitated by a lactation consultant. FMI: 921-8345.
  • Mother’s Milk Support Group in Rockport, Tuesdays, 12:30 to 2 p.m. or 5 to 6:30 p.m. in Pen Bay Medical Center’s Chapel. Drop-in group open to families and moms-to-be. FMI: 921-8345.
  • Postpartum Support Group, first and third Thursdays in Rockport in Pen Bay Medical Center’s Cardiac Rehab Solarium and second and fourth Thursdays in Belfast in Waldo County General Hospital’s Biscone Building, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Drop-in meetings open to the family. FMI: 505-4140.
  • PUBLIC LIBRARY OFFERINGS, in the midcoast. Appleton Public Library: Story Time for kids of any age on Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. Belfast Free Library: Stay & Play for babies and toddlers Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Story Time for Preschoolers, ages 2 to 5, Fridays at 10 a.m. Camden Public Library: Babbling Books for Busy Bodies on Mondays at 10 a.m. Book Time for Babies, newborn to age 2, on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. Friday Story Hour, for ages 2 and 3, at 10 a.m. Carver Memorial Library, Searsport: Preschool Storytime on Fridays at 10:30 a.m. Gibbs Library, Washington: Storytime Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Liberty Library: It’s Story Time on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Palermo Public Library: Toddler Playtime on Mondays at 10 a.m. Rockland Public Library: Rockin’ Storytime on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. Storytime & Crafts on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. Baby Time on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Magic the Gathering Club for kids and adults on first Saturdays at 1:30 p.m. Creative Art Crew on second Thursdays at 3:45 p.m. Lego Club on third Thursdays at 4:15 p.m. Rockport Public Library: Story Time on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. Babies to age 5. Skidompha Library, Damariscotta: Kids Story Time on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Book Babies on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. Thomaston Public Library: Storytime Hour on Thursdays at 11 a.m. Waldoboro Public Library: Read-Aloud Time on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.