Community Calendar

DURING APRIL: Poetry month celebration at Lincoln Memorial Library in Dennysville.

APRIL 24: Irish Songs from the Logging Camps of Maine by Sara Grey and Brian Miller at the Eastport Arts Center at 7 p.m.

APRIL 24: Dennys River Historical  Society’s regular meeting at 7 p.m., at the Lincoln Memorial Library in Dennysville.  For more information please call 726-3905, or contact the Historical Society at  

APRIL 25: Honor our hometown heroes event at Alexander Grange, Cooper Road. Five hometown heroes will be recognized. All are welcomed. Starts at 6 p.m. FMI Len 454-8733.

APRIL 26: Anchor Lodge No. 41 Knights of Pythias meeting at the Eastport Youth Center. Doors unlock at 6 p.m. for members.

APRIL 27: Tim Sample will be performing at Edmunds School to raise funds for the playground. Show is “family-friendly” and begins at 7 p.m. Tickets on sale at the school, at the Pembroke Irving, or the Olde Boston Shoe Store in Calais.

APRIL 28: Annual Moosehorn Amphibian Walk from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Guided walk to find frogs, salamanders, and aquatic insects. Wear boots and bring a flashlight. Meet at Moosehorn HQ.

APRIL 28: Soils and gardens class with Mark Fulford. Sponsored by Sunrise County Food Allianceat WCCC Calais from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Info:454-3364. Bring lunch, no charge.

APRIL 28: Second Baptist Church Children’s Choir Presents Treasure Island 6 p.m. 21 Church Street Calais. FMI contact Pam at 454-4433.

APRIL 30: International Festival Committee meeting at Calais City Building. Volunteers welcomed. 5:30 p.m.

MAY 1: High School Jazz Night featuring Calais and Shead performers at the Eastport Arts Center at 7 p.m. 

May 3: Calais Celtic Concerts welcomes Fara to Knights of Columbus Hall. Three fiddles and a piano. $20 per ticket for adults, $5 for 15 and under. Show starts at 7 p.m.

MAY 4: Riverside Rebekah food sale at Baileyville Food Mart from 9 a.m. to noon.

MAY 5: Sewall Memorial Congregational Meeting at the church at 10 a.m.

MAY 6: MLB Jr. Home Run Derby in Calais at 11 a.m.  A free, fun event for all area boys & girls ages 14 and under.  FMI, email Matt Vinson at or send a Facebook message to Calais-Area Fall Baseball. 

MAY 6: Painting with Wool: a Felting Workshop with Audra Christie for ages 12 & up at the Eastport Arts Center from 12:30-4:30 p.m.  Preregister by email to

MAY 7: Girl Scouts of Maine will host a Discover Girl Scout event at the Calais Elementary School at 6 p.m. This brings girls together in grades kindergarten through 3rd and their caregivers and allow them to discover why girl scouting is important. FMI 888-922-4763.

MAY 11: Matt Linton concert at 6:30 p.m. at the Second Baptist Church 21, Church Street Calais. FMI contact Pam at 454-4433.

MAY 12: Lincoln Memorial Library in Dennysville Annual Library Board Meeting at 10 a.m.

MAY 12: Shriners Hospital for Children complimentary screening clinic from 9 a.m. - noon at the Calais Regional Hospital. Children up to 18 are eligible for care at the hospital, regardless of families ability to pay. Shriners Hospital provides care for Orthopedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, cleft lip and palate. Contact Dennis Bryant (207) 214-6522. 

MAY 18: Calais Area Breast Cancer Support Group will be meeting at 3 PM in the downstairs parlor at the Calais United Methodist Church, 849 Main St., Calais.  This free “gathering” is a comforting and safe environment to find encouragement and hope.  Open to all that have a breast cancer diagnosis.  FMI call Marianne at 454-0501. 

MAY 23: Meridian and Chakra balancing workshop with Paul Ouellette. No background required. Held at 10 Barker Street Suite B, 6 p.m. $5 donation suggested but not mandatory. 

MAY 25: Road toll to benefit Riverside Rebekah Scholarship Fund from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in front of the Legion Hall.

MAY 25: Matt Linton Concert at 6:30 p.m. at Peoples Untied Methodist Church in Baileyville. FMI contact John at 214-5015.