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

Christmas Pudding: Songs, Skits and Poems

Dec 20 - Time: 3 & 7 PM

Songs, skits and poems for the Christmas season performed by the Lubec Campobello Community Theatre

Festival of Lights

Dec 20 - Time: TBD

Join the fun and get into the Christmas spirit with Lubec's Festival of Lights parade!

Pathfinders walk on Sunrise Trail

Dec 21 - Time: 1 PM Eastern Time

Easy walk in Whitneyville.

Pathfinders walk on Sunrise Trail

Dec 28 - Time: 1 PM Eastern Time

Easy walk in Machias.

Nathanael Koening - Home for the Holidays Concert

Dec 28 - Time: 3 PM

Come hear this very fine musician in an intimate setting at the Crow Town Gallery.

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.

Paper Clay Sculpture Making at CCLC

Dec 29 - 31 - Time: 1 - 4 PM

Instructor Dave Marsansis will teach you to make and use paper clay to create your own sculpture.

Flatbay Collective to Present Multimedia Works

Jan 10 - Time: 2 - 3:30 PM

The Cobscook Community Learning Center in Trescott presents a mixed program of music, poetry and fiction readings, as well as artists' demonstrations of turned wooden bowls and book arts.

Winter Dance Party: Pete Peterson

Jan 16 - Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM

Work off those holiday calories, chase away the winter doldrums, and brighten up the dark nights by getting out to listen to live music, socialize, and DANCE!

Cabin Fever Film: Beyond Silence

Jan 22 - Time: 6 PM

Free German film. The daughter of deaf parents discovers music. Four stars.

Wool Fly Tying with Jim Merlihan

Jan 31 - Time: 9 AM - Noon

The lakes and rivers may be frozen over, but fly fishing season is just a few months away. While you're waiting for spring, come join us for a wool fly tying workshop with Jim Merlihan.

Winter Dance Party: The UMM Ukulele Band

Feb 14 - Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM

Work off those holiday calories, chase away the winter doldrums, and brighten up the dark nights by getting out to listen to live music, socialize, and DANCE!

Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop

Feb 15 - Time: 1 - 5 PM

Learn all you need to know about fruit tree pruning!

Pottery Intensive Workshop with Tim Christensen

Feb 17 - 22 - Time: See Website

Spend five days with potter and sgraffito artist Tim Christensen. The workshop will cover basic techniques, wedging and centering, then move on to collaring and forming, enclosed forms and alternative trimming techniques, throwing big, and throwing off the hump and whip-wiring.

Cabin Fever Film: All Together

Feb 26 - Time: 6 PM

Free French film. Five aging friends decide to live together. Four stars.

Fruit Tree Grafting and Scionwood Exchange

Mar 15 - Time: 1 - 4 PM

This class is for everyone interested in growing fruit trees!

Winter Dance Party: Rhythm Method

Mar 20 - Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM

Chase away the winter doldrums, and brighten up the dark nights by getting out to listen to live music, socialize, and DANCE!

Cabin Fever Film: Rocket Gibralter

Mar 26 - Time: 6 PM

Free movie with Burt Lancaster as dying patriarch whose grandchildren give him a nontraditional send-off.

Winter Dance Party: Half Moon Jug Band

Apr 18 - Time: 6:30 - 9:00 PM

Chase away the winter doldrums, and brighten up the dark nights by getting out to listen to live music, socialize, and DANCE!

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

Aug 17 - 21, Aug 31 - Sep 4 - Time: See Website

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

2015 Maine's Winged Migration Tour

Aug 31 - Sep 4 - Time: See Website

A tour offered jointly by the Maine Birding Trail and the Schoodic Education and Research Center.

HSP Gathering Retreat

September 30- October 4, 2015 - Time: varies

Spend time with other people with the highly sensitive (HSP) personality trait, sharing, learning and growing.

Ongoing Events - Seasonal

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

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.

Writers Group, Every Other Thursday

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

Yoga: De-stress for December, Thursdays

Join Samantha Williams as we explore how yoga can bring balance to our bodies & minds, and even relieve some chronic pain. 5 - 6:30 PM

Paint Campobello Plein Air Painting Workshops

Michael Chesley Johnson is now taking reservations for next summer and fall's oil and pastel en plein air workshops in Campobello and Lubec.

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 - 10 AM

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

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, 1st & 3rd Saturday

Kids Have FUN learning & practicing wilderness skills, 9 AM - 3 PM

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

Senior Social Bingo, 3rd Thursday

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