Community Calendar

JANUARY 31 - FEBRUARY 3: St. Croix Theatre Company presents “The Dixie Swim Club” at St. Stephen Middle School. Thurs-Sat shows at 7:00pm (Atlantic). Sunday matinée at 3:00pm.  Door opens ½  hour before show time. Tickets available at Treworgy Pharmacy/Stuarts, St. Stephen, and at the door.

JANUARY 30: Seniority Breakfast Club at Wickachee Restaurant, Main Street, Calais at 7:00 a.m. All Seniority members are invited.

FEBRUARY 2: Russell Buker reads poetry from his five new books and talks about self publishing at Calais Bookshop, 405 Main St., Calais at 1:00 p.m. FMI call 454-1110.

FEBRUARY 2: Breakfast at Parish Hall in Dennysville from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Pancakes, eggs, bacon etc.

FEBRUARY 2: Free prenatal class will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Call 454-3307 to register.

FEBRUARY 3: Washington County Food Alliance monthly meeting from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the greenhouse across from 3 South Street in Eastport. Bring a dish, potluck. Open to the public.

FEBRUARY 5: Free blood pressure clinic at Woodland Manor at 9:00 a.m. Sponsored by Calais Regional Hospital. FMI contact Dolly Newcomb at 454-7200.

FEBRUARY 6: Pink Zone Basketball Game. WHS Lady Dragons will host CHS Lady Blue Devils at 5:00 p.m. for JV and 6:30 p.m. for Varsity. All fans wearing pink are eligible to win prizes.

FEBRUARY 8: Mother/Son, Father/Daughter Valentine’s Dance at Edmunds Consolidated School from 6:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m.

FEBRUARY 10: Breakfast at Odd Fellows’ Hall, Hillside Avenue in Baileyville. Sponsored by Riverside Rebekah Lodge #140. Treat your Valentine to breakfast!

FEBRUARY 11: The Washington County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) will meet in the EMA office conference room at 28 Center Street in Machias at 6:30 pm. The public is invited to attend and participate. All are welcome. For further information contact Mike Hinerman at 255-3931 or 263-5990. 

FEBRUARY 13: Reading Group: “Beloved” by Toni Morrison at 5:30 p.m. at Calais Bookshop, 405 Main St. For more information, call 454-1110.

FEBRUARY 14: The Maine Educational Opportunity Center will be hosting a free workshop entitled Essentials of College Planning for adults 19 & over at the Machias CareerCenter, 53 Prescott Drive, Suite 1 at 10:00 a.m. To register or for more information, call 1-800-281-3703 or

FEBRUARY 14: Caring Connection Support group for women diagnosed with breast cancer in Mona Van Wart’s office at CRH from 3:00 p.m to 4:00 p.m. FMI contact Mona at 454-3906 or Eva at 454-2006.

FEBRUARY 15: Seniority Bordertown Bowling at 11:00 a.m. in St. Stephen. Call Mary Brown at 454-9262 to sign up. Lunch following.

FEBRUARY 27: Seniority Breafkast Club at Wichachee Restaurant at 7:00 a.m.


-Wednesdays: AL-ANON meets at 6:30 p.m. in the old Calais Hospital basement.

-Fridays: Caregiver Support group at Machias Veterans’ Home meets first Friday of every month at 2:00 p.m. Contact Lisa at 255-0162 FMI. 

-Mondays - Weekly computer tutorials beginning at Lincoln Memorial Library in Dennysville 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Open and free to all.

-Saturdays: Shape-Note singing at the Cobscook Community Learning Center, first Saturday of every month from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Potluck supper after. All levels of experience welcome.

-3rd Saturday of Each Month: Calais Chapter of the American Sewing Guild meets at the Second Baptist Church, Church Street, Calais at 10:00 a.m. FMI call Irene at 454-2422.

1st Thursday of the Month: WCDA will meet at the Machias CareerCenter and by video-conference at WCCC President’s Conference Room from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.