Visit Lubec Maine
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Events for Lubec, Maine and Surrounding Areas

Events located in Lubec, Trescott, and Whiting, Maine and Campobello, New Brunswick.

Special Events

Dining with Diabetes Series Down East

Oct 1,8,15 and 22 - Time: 10 AM - Noon

University of Maine Cooperative Extension's free Down East series to help you live a healthy life with Type 2 Diabetes and Prediabetes!

Ham Supper

October 4 - Time: 5 PM

Get there early for this popular church supper!

Pathfinders to Benny's Mountain

Oct. 5 - Time: 1 PM

Moderate walk in South Lubec

Death Cafe at CCLC

Oct 7 - Time: 5:30 PM

Come join us and participate in this growing global movement, which not only sheds the light of understanding on death but also celebrates the wonder of life.

Drawing Course with Dave Marsanskis

Oct 7 - 28 - Time: 7 - 9 PM

Drawing with pencil, charcoal, pen and ink, and inkwash, students will work on individual projects while learning composition, technique and the art of seeing. Beginners and Intermediate levels.


October 11 - Time: 10:30 AM

A celebration of the arts coinciding with American Craft Week and honoring Wayne and Lorrain Rice.

Pathfinders at Campobello

Oct 12 - Time: 1 PM Eastern Time

Walk at Campobello.

Slow Flow Yoga with Samantha Williams

Oct 16 - Nov 20 - Time: 5 - 6:30 PM

A six week session with Samantha Williams!

Learn to Thrive as a Highly Sensitive Person

Oct 18 - Time: 1 - 3 PM

Join us in a casual discussion about what it means to be an H.S.P., and learn how you can benefit by recognizing it in yourself and others.

Hunter Safety Course

Oct 18 & 19 - Time: 18th: 5 - 9 PM, 19th: 9 AM - 4 PM

The Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife's Hunter Education Course is more than a "gun safety" class.

Pathfinders in Lubec

Oct. 19 - Time: 1 PM

Easy walk followed by apple pressing.

Making Sauerkraut: The Art of Fermenting Foods

Oct 23 - Time: 6:30 - 8 PM

Beginning with cabbage and adding other vegetables to taste, instructor Sue Andreaes will give instruction and demonstrate how to prepare and set up a batch to begin the process of lacto-fermentation.

Graphic Novel Workshop with Mike Lynch

Oct 25 - Time: 1 - 3 PM

Participants meet in a 90-minute session to learn about converting stories to graphic novels.

Pathfinders at Moose Cove

Oct 26 - Time: 1 PM

Moderate walk on Chimney trail in Trescott

Peggy Huddleston's Heal Faster Workshops

Nov 1 - Time: 9 - 11 AM

Dr. Sue Carroll Duffy, Psy.D, RPT-S is fully trained and certified to present the Prepare for Surgery, Heal Faster Workshop to teach you to use the mind-body techniques of relaxation and visualization to feel peaceful.

Revising Your Creative Prose

Nov 8 and 15 - Time: 10 AM - 4 PM

In this two-session workshop by Penny Guisinger, we will cover tools and considerations for revising prose (fiction or nonfiction).

Going to the Places that Scare You: Workshop

Nov 22 - Time: 1 - 4 PM

We will create a safe space to go deep: we’ll look at samples of fearless writing in various genres, use a number of exercises to create lists of the topics and ideas that feel most urgent and scary for us, and then try to write fearlessly toward those ideas.

Beyond "Show, Don't Tell" - Narrative Writing

Dec 6 - Time: 1 - 5 PM

In this workshop open to fiction and nonfiction writers, participants will examine what it means to create work that integrates showing and telling, maintaining forward motion while offering pushback that enables readers to exit the story with expanded perspective.

Super Sitter Babysitting Course

Dec 29 (snow date Dec 30) - Time: 9 AM - 3 PM

Open to boys and girls, the course focuses on the physical safety and security of children and addresses children's social needs, including friendship, companionship, understanding and patience. Basic first aid and emergency response.

12th Annual Down East Spring Birding Festival

May 22 - 25, 2015 - Time: 6 AM. - 9 PM most days

Mark your calendars for the 12th Annual Down East Birding Festival, Memorial Day Weekend, May 22-25, 2015. Visit pristine coastal Maine, home to Puffins and American Woodcock. Guided walks, presentations, boat trips. Explore boreal, pelagic, migratory species.

2015 WINGS Birding Tour

Jun 19 - 28 - Time: TBD

This tour visits one of the most beautiful and sparsely populated areas in North America - Maine and New Hampshire - near the peak of breeding bird activity.

2015 Bay of Fundy International Marathon Weekend

Jun 28 - Time: 7 AM

Mark your calendar for the 3rd running of the Bay of Fundy International Marathon. It's a weekend full of fun!

2015 Maine's Winged Migration Tour

TBD - Time: TBD

Two new tours offered jointly by the Maine Birding Trail and the Schoodic Education and Research Center.

Ongoing Events - Seasonal

Masons' Community Breakfast, Sundays, April - October

See your friends and enjoy a wonderful Community Breakfast at the Masonic Lodge every 4th Sunday. 7 - 10 AM

Fundy Chapter of Maine Audubon-Sponsored Program, Tuesdays, March - Nov

Every 3rd Tuesday of the month the Fundy Chapter of the Maine Audubon sponsors an interesting program at CCLC. 7 PM

Drawing Course at the CCLC, Tuesdays, October

Drawing with pencil, charcoal, pen and ink, and inkwash, students will work on individual projects while learning composition, technique and the art of seeing. 7 - 9 PM

SummerKeys Concerts, Wednesdays, June - August

Free summer concerts by SummerKeys faculty at the Congregational Christian Church Wednesdays. 7:30 PM

Masons' Music and Barbecue, Thursdays, June - August

Come enjoy the food and music at the Masons' Music and Barbecue buffet every Thursday from June through August. 5:30 PM

Sacred Heart Public Supper, Saturdays, March - November

Every second Saturday of month in Parish Hall.

West Lubec Methodist Public Baked Bean Suppers, Saturdays, May - Oct

3rd Saturday of Month May through October, except 2nd Saturday in August.

Lubec Farmer's Market, Saturdays, June - Oct

Every Saturday Farmer's Market (Saturday, June 14 into October) on the corner of Water and School Streets. Often with LIVE music! 9 AM - Noon

Roosevelt Campobello International Park, May to October

Take a tour of Roosevelt's Cottage, the beautiful flower gardens and natural areas. Hear the history of Franklin D. Roosevelt's summer home on Campobello Island, in New Brunswick, Canada's Bay of Fundy.

Tea with Eleanor Memorial Day Sat to Columbus Day

Two seatings daily - Two seatings daily; 11 AM ADT (10 AM EDT) and 3 PM ADT (2 PM EDT) - first come, first served. Obtain tickets at the Roosevelt International Park Visitor Centre.

Cobscook Bay Music

Bringing musicians from Arkansas, Texas, North Carolina, Nova Scotia and elsewhere, Cobscook Bay Music also features local musicians and works with restaurants and inns to promote the area as a musical as well as artistic, historic, and natural attraction.

Outdoor Adventure Club

Kids Have FUN learning & practicing wilderness skills

Ongoing Events - Year 'round

The Fitness Port Class Schedule

From Aerobics to Gentle Exercise!

Storytime for Tots and Toddlers, Mondays

A half-hour read-aloud for young children at the Lubec Memorial Library at 11 AM

Guitar and Drum Lessons with Kelly Bryand

Kelly Bryand specializes in rock, blues, and jazz, but is proficient in various styles, and has an individualized teaching style based on students particular tastes and aspirations as a musician. 3 - 5 PM

ZUMBA with Samantha Williams, Mondays

Dance fitness class 5 - 6 PM

Monday Night Music Circle, Mondays

Every 2nd, 4th and 5th Monday of each month local musicians gather to jam! Come to play or come to listen. 7 PM

Community Cafe, Tuesdays

Tasty luncheons that provide a social get-together for seniors and guests. 10 AM - Noon

Death Cafe, 1st Tuesday

A platform from which to develop a shared experience and a unity of purpose allowing participants to swap ideas, theories and personal stories of life and death, both deeply heartfelt and at times humorous, never forgetting that vast field of everything in between. 5:30 PM

Piano Lessons with John Newell, Tuesdays

Piano and Music Lessons with John Newell are currently being offered on Tuesdays at Cobscook Community Learning Center. 3:15 - 5:30 PM

Mindful Movement, Wednesdays

A holistic way to train your entire body as an integrated unit, as well as focus your mind and improve your relationship with your mind, body, and spirit. 5-6 PM

Senior Social Bingo, 3rd Thursday

Every third Thursday at the Quoddy View Sunrise Apartments Community Hall. 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Slow Flow Yoga with Samantha Williams, Thursdays

A six week session with Samantha Williams, 5 - 6:30 PM

Sacred Harp or Shape-Note Singing, 1st Saturday

Sacred Harp, or shape-note singing, is a form of a cappella hymn singing that became popular in America during the early nineteenth century. 2 - 4:30 PM

Summer Paint Nights, Saturdays

Come for an evening of happy painting with ARTWORKSOFMAINE's director Karen Baldauski who will walk you through the process of painting with water-based acrylics, 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Pathfinder Walks, Sundays

Join us for enjoyable explorations of our beautiful area. 1 PM