Community Calendar

Fall is here, and it is a great time to begin new hobby. Do you have an interest in learning to play bagpipes or pipe band drumming? Youth or adults in Charlotte or Washington County, who are interested, may call Dana at Charlotte Dial A Ride 466-4414 or 466-5855 for more information. We also need additional volunteers to help teach. Who knows? Eventually we could work at forming a Pipes and Drums Band for Washington and Charlotte County.

OCTOBER 15: Maine Community Health Option will be at the St. Croix Regional Family Health Center from 4 to 6pm to share information and answer question about upcoming open enrollment November 15 for healthcare.  

OCTOBER 16: Calais United Methodist Church Supper, 849 Main Street at 5:00 p.m. Baked beans, casseroles, pies etc.

OCTOBER 17: Family Movie Night, showing Rio 2 at Calais Elementary School Cafeteria.  Doors open 5:45 PM, movie starts 6:00 PM. Calais PTO event. $1.

OCTOBER 17 & 18: Get Mugged in Downtown Calais”, a festive event to promote downtown restaurants, sponsored by Calais Downtown Revitalization Coalition (CDRC). Mugs available to Boston Shoe Store, Calais Bookshop, and Just South of the Border.

OCTOBER 17: Seniority Bowling in St. Stephen. Meet in CRH lobby at 10:00 a.m. Dutch treat luncheon. Passport and bowling fee. RSVP 454-9262 by Oct. 15.

OCTOBER 19: Washington County Children’s Chorus is hosting a Welcome Back to Chorus potluck supper at 4:30 PM, Center St. Congregational Church, Machias. Anyone interested in joining the chorus is encouraged to attend. For more information contact Regina at 255-0036.

OCTOBER 22: Soup and Poetry at the Calais Free Library upstairs in the “old” building from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m

OCTOBER 22: Domestic Violence Awareness Walk at 7:00 p.m. Triangle Park in Calais to District Court House on South Street.

OCTOBER 23: The Calais Schoodic International Sculpture Symposium Committee  will be holding a reception to honor Miles Chapin, the sculptor of Calais’s Nexus Sculpture.  The reception will be held at the #1 St. Croix Firehall on Church Street, from 11 AM - 1 PM.  Light refreshments will be served.  The public is welcome to attend and meet Miles!

OCTOBER 23: Nutrition Concerns for Older Americans Workshop at Calais Free Library, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. FMI 454-2758.

OCTOBER 24: Spaghetti Supper at Odd Fellows’ Hall in Baileyville from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

OCTOBER 24: Halloween Party at Cooper Community Center. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Games, music. Fun for the whole family!

OCTOBER 25: Calais Lioness Club’s Black Magic Bash Fundraiser at the Calais Motor Inn at 8:00 p.m. Ages 21 and over. ID required.

OCTOBER 26: Frontier Lodge #111 Breakfast at IOOF Hall from 7:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

OCTOBER 26: Yacolucci Woods Community Meeting from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Ladies Aid Building in Waite. Downeast Lakes Land Trust invites you to discuss a new land acquisition located in Talmadge.

OCTOBER 26: Breakfast at Odd Fellows’ Hall in Baileyville from 7:00 a.m to 9:30 a.m.

NOVEMBER 7: Chainsaw Safety Class at the School Building in Grand Lake Stream from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. There is a cost. Register in advance by calling 796-2100.


-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.

-Tuesdays: At the Calais Free Library: Tap Your Toes Tuesdays,   10:30 am to 11:00 am.  Babies, toddlers, and caregivers are invited to join for a fun program.

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

-Wednesdays: October 1 through November 19 - Yoga at St. Anne’s 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Drop-in $3. Basic yoga for any level.

-Wednesdays: Through October: Lincoln Memorial Library in Dennysville - Book sales continuing 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. while Dennysville Farmers’ Market continues 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

-Wednesdays: TOPS Chapter #ME228 Baileyville meets at the United Methodist Church in Baileyville, Third and Summit, from 3:30 p.m to 4:30 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.

-Last Wednesday of the Month: Seniority Breakfast at 7:00 a.m.

-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: Wiggles and Giggles at the Calais Free Library at 10:30 a.m. Babies, toddlers, and caregivers are welcome.  

-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.

3rd Wednesday of Each Month: St. Croix International Quilter’s Guild meets at the Methodist Homes Rec Center, 6:00 p.m. New members welcome.