Events

Connect with Your Inner Child — on the Catching Health Calendar

Connect with Your Inner Child — on the Catching Health Calendar

Check out upcoming health events in Maine, including a weekend workshop that will help you connect that little child who lives in your heart. Go to the Catching Health blog ...

 

Lunch & Learn series: Conflict in El Salvador: Educating a New Generation

 

New Businesses, Creative Ideas Showcased at Stonington Opera House

 

 

Opera House Arts will showcase eight new business and creative ideas in its 6th Down East Pecha Kucha at the Stonington Opera House Wednesday, October 22, 2014. Free, locally-raised and created snacks, beer, wine, and conversation begin at 6:30 p.m. with fast-paced, visual presentations at 7 p.m. The evening will be hosted by artists and art educators Katy Helman and Ellen Weiske.

Presenters for October 22 include the following artists and small businesspeople from throughout Hancock County:

·      Rebecca Daugherty, painter, came to Stonington 11 years ago thinking she would paint fishing boats and landscapes but has created at least as many paintings of road construction workers. Her painting Roadwork: Cleaning-Up was included in the 2010 Center for Maine Contemporary Art Biennial Exhibition.

Don't Miss Out! October Health Events in Maine

Don't Miss Out! October Health Events in Maine

From Communities CARE to people looking for a "dental home" to connecting with your inner child. Read all about these upcoming events and more on the Catching Health Calendar! 

A Harvest Festival

A Harvest Festival

Contra Dance featuring Sheep Island Rovers

Contra Dance featuring Sheep Island Rovers
October 11Sat, 7:30 pm

The second Saturday of every month through October, the Sheep Island Rovers host a contra dance at historic Hammond Hall.  The Sheep Island Rovers, our “house band”, has been playing contra dances all summer at the hall for 20 years. In fact, this makes this dance the longest running Contra Dance in Maine.
Musicians:
John Archer
Carl Karush
Pepin Mittelhauser  
Ruth Greerson
All dances are taught. Come to dance, or come to listen to the live music.

Dance to waltzes, polkas, schottisches and international dances, all to
wonderful live string band music by the Sheep Island Rovers.
All dances will be taught.

Schoodic Arts for All
Hammond Hall
427 Main Street , Winter Harbor, Maine

Men's Lives by Peter Matthiessen to be Staged at Stonington Opera House

Men's Lives by Peter Matthiessen to be Staged at Stonington Opera House

 

Opera House Arts announces expansion of Staged Community

Reading Series, and a workshop, as part of 2014-15 Season

Men’s Lives, a staged version of Peter Matthiessen’s acclaimed book of the same name on the disappearing fishing communities of Long Island, kicks off the 15th season of Opera House Arts’ “Our Own” Staged Community Playreading Series November 12-13 at 7 p.m. at the Stonington Opera House. Auditions for the staged reading will be Tuesday, October 21 at 7 p.m. at the Opera House. The reading launches an expansion of this popular series, which will include four additional titles, guest directors, and guest artists, as well as a musical theater workshop.