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

Klondike Mountain Preserve Enhancement Project

May 7 - Time: 9 AM - Noon

Join Downeast Coastal Conservancy volunteer, Alan Mead, and improve the road frontage entry area.

LUBEC INDOOR MARKET

May 7 - Time: 9 - 11

The Lubec Market is moving indoors to the Lubec Brewing Company.

Crow Town Gallery Dance

May 7 - Time: 7 - 9 PM

The Field Guides. Come enjoy the Live Music and dancing and shrug off cabin fever!

13th Annual Down East Spring Birding Festival

May 27 - 30, 2016 - Time: 6 AM. - 9 PM most days

Mark your calendars for the 13th Annual Down East Birding Festival, Memorial Day Weekend, May 27-30, 2016. Visit pristine coastal Maine, home to Puffins and American Woodcock. Guided walks, presentations, boat trips. Explore boreal, pelagic, migratory species.

"Summer of Stewarship" Kickoff Bonfire

Jun 3 - Time: 6 - 10 PM

Downeast Coastal Conservancy kickoff celebration!

Crow Town Gallery Dance

Jun 4 - Time: 7 - 9 PM

The Crown Vics. Come enjoy the Live Music and dancing and shrug off cabin fever!

Pike Lands Arboretum Grand Opening & Plant Sale

Jun 12 - Time: 11 AM - 2 PM

Join the Downeast Coastal Conservancy as it opens the Pike Lands Arboretum!

2016 Bay of Fundy International Marathon Weekend

Jun 26 - Time: 7 AM

Mark your calendar for the 4th running of the Bay of Fundy International Marathon. It's a weekend full of fun!

Bay of Fundy Running Challenge

June 26 and August 12 - 14 - Time: .

Run both Bay of Fundy races and get a special award!

LWC Annual Scholarship Yard Sale

Jul 4 - Time: 8 AM - 12 PM

Lubec Woman's Club annual 4th of July yard sale to benefit local scholarship fund<br/>

Maine's Winged Migration Tour

Aug 19 - 23 - Time: see website

You won't want to miss this Downeast birding tour!

Maine State Star Party 2016

Aug 26 - 27 - Time: Arrival at 1 PM

Come enjoy two days of observing the stars, playing Astronomy Jeopardy, listening to a talk on the new Emera Astronomy Center, and enjoying the company of fellow astronomers in Downeast Maine.

BikeMaine Bold Coast Journey

September 10-17 - Time: .

On its journey through the Bold Coast, Bike Maine will be in Lubec Thursday, September 15th.

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

PAINT & WINE NIGHTS, Thursdays

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

SummerKeys Concerts, Wednesdays, June - August

Free summer concerts by SummerKeys faculty. 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

Writers Group, Every Other Thursday

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

Lubec Grange Indoor Flea Market, 2nd & 4th weekends

FUN for all - buy or sell. Baked items and cold beverages on hand. Plants for sale. Books too. 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 - 10 AM

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

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

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

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

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

Women's Circle at CCLC, 3rd Saturday

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

Lubec Student Art Show

Lubec Memorial Library, 55 Water Street, Lubec

April 15 to May 31. Art work by Connie Bagley's art students.

 

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.

 

Water Street Tavern Art

Water Street Tavern & Inn, 12 Water Street

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

 

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.