Community Calendar

APRIL 9: Book Group discussion, “Flight Behavior” by Barbara Kingsolver at Calais Bookshop, 405 Main St.  beginning at 5:30 p.m. FMI call 454-1110.

APRIL 11: Wiggles and Giggles at the Calais Free Library 10:30 a.m. Babies, toddlers and caregivers are invited to this special story time. 

APRIL 11: Free Film Fridays at  the Calais Free Library 6:30 p.m. FMI call 454-2758.

APRIL 11: George Magoon and the Down East Game War, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in Grand Lake Stream, School Building, Water Street. Join Downeast Lakes Land Trust to welcome Ian Jesse discussing Edward Ives’ book, George Magoon and the Down East War Game.

APRIL 12: James and Starla Dean appearing in person at the Second Baptist Church at 6:30 p.m.

APRIL 14: The 5th grade - High School Recital has been rescheduled.  6:30 PM at the Calais Elementary School Gym.

APRIL 14: Lenten Soup & Sermon - St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (St. Catherine’s Room) - Noon - sponsored by Greater Eastport Ecumenical Churches Association (GEECA).

APRIL 14: The Washington County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) will meet in the EMA Conference room at 28 Center Street in Machias at 6:30 PM.For further information contact Mike Hinerman at 255-3931 or 263-5990. 

APRIL 16: The Book Lovers’ Café at the Calais Free Library 10:00 a.m. F.M.I. call 454-2758.

APRIL 16: Hunger Games Benefit Dinner. Dinner served promptly at 6:00 p.m. at Calais High School. All proceeds to benefit the Food Pantry 

APRIL 17: Calais Area Job Fair at WCCC gymnasium from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

APRIL 17: Calais United Methodist Church Supper, 849 Main Street at 5:00 p.m. Baked Beans , Casseroles, etc. 454-3926. 

APRIL 18: Wiggles and Giggles at the Calais Free Library 10:30 a.m. Babies, toddlers and caregivers are invited to this special story time. 

APRIL 18: Free Film Fridays at  the Calais Free Library 6:30 p.m. FMI call 454-2758.

APRIL 19: Pasta Dinner 5:00 p.m. att The Parish Hall, Rt.86, Dennysville.    

APRIL 19: The Calais Free Library is closed in honor of Patriot’s Day.

APRIL 19: Yard Sale at Alexander Elementary School from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Any donations of items may be dropped off at the Alexander School during hours of operation. All proceeds go to benefit the Alexander 4-A Cure Relay for life team.

APRIL 19: Public Supper at Parish Hall, Dennysville at 5:00 p.m. Italian menu.

APRIL 20: Easter Breakfast at Baileyville Odd Fellows’ Hall – 7 – 9:30 am.

APRIL 23: Wednesday Morning Knitters at the Calais Free Library 10:00 a.m. 

APRIL 25: Wiggles and Giggles at the Calais Free Library is cancelled.

APRIL 25: Free Film Fridays at the Calais Free Library 6:30 p.m. FMI call 454-2758

APRIL 26: Soup and Poetry Night at the Calais Free Library 6 p.m.-8 p.m. FMI call 454-2758

MAY 2: Wiggles and Giggles at the Calais Free Library 10:30 a.m. Babies, toddlers and caregivers are invited to this special story time.

MAY 2: Free Film Fridays at the Calais Free Library 6:30 p.m. FMI call 454-2758.

MAY 3: Craft Fair to benefit Washington County Literacy Volunteers’ Imagination Library at Dennysville Congregational Church, 15 King Street from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. For more info or to reserve a table to sell crafts call 207-726-4688.

MAY 7: Wednesday Morning Knitters at the Calais Free Library 10:00 a.m.

ONGOING: 

Meets once a week in Machias: Downeast Sexual Assault Services offers a self-help support group to sexual assault survivors. No cost. FMI call 1-800-492-5550, ext. 258.

-2nd, 4th and 5th Monday: Every month at 7:00 p.m. the Monday Night Music Circle at CCLC. Bring an instrument or come and listen!

-Tuesdays & Thursdays: Piano and music lessons with John Newell at CCLC. FMI call 207-733-2233.

-First Tuesday of every month: Death Cafe at CCLC. Understanding of death and wonder of life. Light refreshments. FMI call 207-733-4844.

-Tuesdays: TOPS 256 meets at the United Methodist Church from 4:30 p.m to 6:00 p.m. Members are welcome and needed.

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

-Wednesdays: Centering Prayer Interfaith Group meets at Calais United Methodist Church at 6:00 p.m. A few minutes of thoughtful prayer and meditation every week. Call 454-3926 for more information.

-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. 

-Fridays: Free Film Fridays at the Calais Free Library every Friday at 6:30 P.M. Eastern.  Please call the library at 454-2758 to find you what’s showing next.

-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.

-Saturdays: Outdoor Adventure Club at the CCLC from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For youth age 8-12, all skill levels. FMI call 207-733-2233.

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.

1st Friday of every Month: Foster/Adoptive/Kinship support group meeting at the Rose M. Gaffney Elem. School in Machias from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. RSVP required, contact Mindy Cane (CHCS) at 263-2014 or email MKane@chcs-me.org.

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.