Community Calendar

THROUGH OCTOBER 18: The AP English Class of CHS is requesting pictures for their upcoming Veteran’s Day Assembly. Send your picture to the school with a student or call 454-2591 and ask for Mrs. Ellis. Deadline is October 18.

OCTOBER 23: Who Gets Grandma’s Yellow Pie Plate?   A step-by-step guide on what to do with our non-titled property if there is a death in the family at Calais Free Library from 10-11:30 a.m. Registration is required, 454-2758.

OCTOBER 23: Monday Morning Knitters at the Calais Free Library, 9:30 am to 11:00 am.

OCTOBER 26: Junior Hunt Day Breakfast at Pembroke Fire Department starting at 5:00 a.m., ending at 9:00 a.m. Door prizes. Snack bags.

OCTOBER 26: The Hyssongs in concert at 2nd Baptist Church at 6:30 p.m.

OCTOBER 26: “Spook”etti  Feast at Cooper Community Center - 5:00pm. Spaghetti with meatballs/hot sausage, bread sticks, salad, dessert.  Games/prizes for kids.

OCTOBER 28: Annual meeting of APPLE (Association to Promote and Protect the Lubec Environment) at 1:00 p.m. at the Board Room of the Regional Medical Center at Lubec.

OCTOBER 30: Calais Free Library The Book Lovers’ Cafe’ 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. FMI call 454-2758

OCTOBER 30: Seniority Breakfast Club at Wickachee Restaurant at 7:00 a.m.

NOVEMBER 1: 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 a.m. To register or for more information, call 1-800-281-3703 or visit us on the web at

NOVEMBER 6: Crossbow Safety Course from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Wabanaki Wilderness in Perry. Info./registration, Robert Dore, 853-0949.

NOVEMBER 8: Calais Music Boosters 12th Annual Coffee House at 7:00 p.m. at CHS. Refreshments.

NOVEMBER 11: Veteran’s Day Service at 6:00 p.m. at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church, Calais. FMI 454-8016.

NOVEMBER 25: Morning Knitters at Calais Free Library from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 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.

-Mondays - Overeater’s Anonymous at Methodist Church in Calais from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

-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. 

1st Monday of the Month: Caregiver Support Group meets at the Maine Seacoast Mission in Cherryfield at 2:00 p.m. Contact number is 546-4456.

3rd Wednesday of Each Month: St. Croix International Quilter’s Guild meets at the Methodist Homes Rec Center, 6 p.m. New members welcome.

Thursdays: (when school in session) at the Lincoln Memorial Library in Dennysville -  cursive writing practice, homework help, and general literacy workshops after school (bus drop-off permission protocol necessary and parental pick up) - 2 to 5 p.m.

Mondays: Chair Yoga at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church at 10:00 a.m.

Wednesdays: Yoga at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church at 10:00 a.m.