Visit Lubec Maine
photo: Deborah Duley

Events & Exhibits for Lubec, Maine and Surrounding Areas

Cutler, Lubec, Trescott, and Whiting, Maine and Campobello Island, N.B.

Special Events

Fall Sale

October 1 - Time: 8 am - noon

Wonderful food, a white elephant and a lunch window with sandwiches and hot fried dough!

Narrative and Tension

October 1 and 2 - Time: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

An intensive two-day fiction workshop led by Cynthia Thayer, to critique writing and discuss how to develop tension.

Ham Supper

October 1 - Time: 5 pm

Be sure to come early for this popular treat!

Orange River Jazz Band

October 1 - Time: 7:00 pm

Dance to the tunes of the Orange River Jazz Band at Crow Town Gallery

Pathfinder Walk to Morong Cove

October 2 - Time: 1 pm

Meet at Lyon's Variety Store in West Lubec at 1 pm.

October Coffeehouse w/ Meredith Huntley

October 2 - Time: 1:00 - 4:00pm

Meredith Huntley will be the featured musicians to kick off the afternoon! The second hour is open mic and the third hour is an acoustic Music Circle.

Book Folding Workshop

Oct. 4 - Time: 10:30-12:00

Free Book Folding Workshop Open to beginners and experienced folders. Please bring a pencil and a ruler.

RiceFest

October 8 - Time: 11:00am-6:00pm

Bring your appetite and your dancing shoes, and enjoy a day of music, food, and fun at the CCLC, featuring demonstrations by local artisans, music all afternoon, children's games and activities.

Fall Foliage Orange River Paddle

October 8 - Time: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Join Downeast Coastal Conservatory for a fall foliage paddle of the Orange River in Whiting. (Bring Your Own Boat)

Pathfinder Walk at Western Head

October 9 - Time: 1 pm

Meet at Cutler Post Office at 1 PM.

Attila Vural in Concert

Oct 12 - Time: 7 PM

From Switzerland, Lubec's favorite percussive fingerstyle guitarist returns for one night only.

Attila Vural Returns!

October 12 - Time: 7 pm

Our super guitarist from Switzerland returns to Lubec!

Rugbraiding Class

Oct 15, 22,& 29 - Time: 9 AM - 4 PM

If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to make a braided rug, this intensive class is for you!

Memoir Intensive: The Full Immersion

October 29 - Time: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

A day-long workshop led by Elizabeth Peavey, to investigate the history and nature of memoir and the fundamentals of memoir writing.

Christmas Sale

Dec 3 - Time: 8 AM - NOON

Baked goods, white elephant table, Christmas table, and decorated wreaths.

Ongoing Events - Seasonal

Lubec Dance! Mondays

Classes at ARTWORKSOFMAINE return for children and adults including ballet and modern dance/improvisation.

Madrigals, Motets, and More! Mondays

All singers and observers welcome. Starts June 27. 7 - 8:30 PM

Fundy Chapter of Maine Audubon-Sponsored Program, Tuesdays, March to November

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

SummerKeys Concerts, Wednesdays, June - August

Free summer concerts by SummerKeys faculty. 7:30 PM

Masons' Music and Barbecue, Thursdays, June - Sept 1

Come enjoy the food and music at the Masons' Music and Barbecue buffet every Thursday from June through Sept 1. 5:30 PM

Slow Flow Yoga, Thursdays, Sep 22 to Oct 27

Slow Flow Yoga is a blend of Hatha, Vinyasa and Restorative Yoga, designed to gently stretch, strengthen, and relax the body. These classes will focus on gentle alignment, and bringing the shoulders, back, and hips back into balance. 5:30 PM

PAINT & WINE NIGHTS, Thursdays

Relax, Enjoy, Paint! FUN! Come, even if you have never painted! Bring friends, wine & snacks! 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Writers Group, Every Other Thursday

A working group for poets and prose writers starting on October 30th. 1 - 3:30 PM

LUBEC FLEA MARKET, 2nd & 4th Friday & Saturday

Always fun...you never know what you will find! 10 AM - 2 PM

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

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

Masons' Community Breakfast, Sundays, April - October

See your friends and enjoy a wonderful Community Breakfast at the Masonic Lodge every 4th Sunday. 7:30 - 10 AM

Plein Air Painting Workshops

Join internationally recognized plein air landscape painter Michael Chesley Johnson for small-size outdoor painting workshops and painting retreats in Lubec, Maine, July and August 2017.

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; 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.

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

Crow Town Gallery List of Events

Dances, Art Shows, Music - Come join the fun!

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

Cribbage Night at the Brewery, Tuesdays

Come enjoy a game of cribbage with your friends at Lubec Brewing Company, 5:30 PM

Community Cafe, Tuesdays

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

Common Threads Weekly Handwork Group, Wednesdays

The group consists of people who enjoy knitting, crocheting, hooking, embroidery and other forms of handwork. 11 AM - 2 PM.

WORD UP - at the Brewery, Wednesdays

Join us to share your words and enjoy the creative expression of others. 5:30 PM

West Quoddy Al-Anon, Wednesdays

The West Quoddy Al-Anon group meets Wednesdays at 7:00pm at the West Lubec Methodist Church to provide support to family members and friends of those suffering with alcohol or drug addiction<br/> problems.

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

Senior Social Bingo, 3rd Thursday

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

Piano Lessons with John Newell, Thursdays

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

Women's Circle at CCLC, 3rd Saturday

Monthly informal gathering of women, hosted by Red Tent Downeast. 2:30 - 5 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

Classes and Workshops - Cobscook Community Learning Center

The Cobscook Community Learning Center (CCLC) offers a variety of classes, workshops, and community events on an ongoing basis.

Ongoing Exhibits

September 15—October 10 Fiber Arts

Lubec Landmarks Mulholland Gallery, 50 Water Street

A varied collection of all things from quilts to scarves to tapestries in a culmination of extraordinary talent.

 

Water Street Tavern Art

Water Street Tavern & Inn, 12 Water Street

Artwork by local artists. (Photo of Royane Mosely's glass mermaid.)

 

Coastal Remoteness Down East

Bar Harbor Bank and Trust, 68 Washington Street, Lubec. Also at Lyons Market Grocery Store, 82 Washington Street, Lubec

An ongoing collection of images by photographer Marty Saccone.

 

Maine's Underwater Rockweed Forest

www.RockweedCoalition.org

The Rockweed Coalition's "Maine's Underwater Rockweed Forest" can be viewed on its website RockweedCoalition.org.