TUE/30

BLOOD DRIVE

RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE AT MAINE

MARITIME MUSEUM, 10a.m. to 3p.m.,

Maine Maritime Museum, Long Reach

Hall. First 30 donors will receive $10 Gift of Bath certificates. All donors will receive a free pass to the museum, 20% off in the museum store, a Red Cross t-shirt and a Subway gift certificate. 1-800-REDCROSS.

MISCELLANEOUS

COMPUTER AND EREADER DROP-IN,

9a.m. to 11a.m., Topsham Public Library.

Need help with your computer skills on your tablet or eReader? Our computer volunteer, Tricia, can help! 725-1727.

WED/31

MISCELLANEOUS

NEW YEAR’S EVE KIDS PAJAMA JAM

AND OVERNIGHT CAMP, Maine Dance and Fitness, 19 Main Street, Topsham.

233-8616. MAINE’S FIRST SHIP NEW YEARS EVE

PARTY AND AUCTIONS, 6-10p.m., 27

Commercial Street, Bath. $20 per person. Celebrate the new year with a bonfire on the Kennebec, Henry & Marty’s

Restaurant light hors d’oeuvres and cash bar, Orman’s Seafood Chowder, Earl

Bigelow and The Cilantro Trio, Silent Auction and Live auction and tours of Virginia.

443-4242. 13TH ANNUAL PAUL REVERE BELL RINGING, noon, corner of Front and Centre

Streets, Bath. Join in the celebration with singing, noisemaking and refreshments.

442-7291.

THU/1

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GENEALOGY DROP-IN, 11:30a.m. to

1p.m., Topsham Public Library. Join genealogy volunteer Karen, who will help you use library resources to find our more about your family tree. Bring a notebook and USB drive if you have one. 725-1727. FEED OUR SCHOLARS YOGA EVENT,

11a.m., St. Philip’s Church, 12 Hodge

St., Wiscasset. An hour of stretch and strengthening. All are welcome, no matter the age or ability. Bring a mat and a pillow. 882-7184.

SAT/3

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LEARN TO CROSS COUNTRY SKI AT

HVNC, 9:30-11a.m., Hidden Valley Nature

Center, Jefferson. For kids ages 5-12.

Start of 6-week cross country ski clinic.

Free and open to the public. Registration required at www.hvnc.org/registration/. SIP AND STITCH, 10a.m. to 12p.m., Topsham Public Library. A weekly knitting and crocheting club. All abilities welcome!

Come relax with a cup of coffee or tea.

725-1727. COASTAL CLINIC, 9-11a.m., Harpswell

Town Hall, Mountain Road, Harpswell.

Rabbies vaccinations, ear cleaning and nail trimming are $10 each. Microchipping available for $25 per pet. 725-5051. MIDDLE SCHOOL GAMING CLUB, 12-

3p.m., Cundy’s Harbor Library. Stop by the library and play board games from our growing collection. We will also have a

WiiU available to use and welcome

BYOGD. Open to students grade 6-8. FULL MOON OWL PROWL, 5-7p.m., Trout

Brook Preserve, Alna. Lynne Flaccus of

Sheepscot Valley Conservation Association will lead the exploration in calling and listening for owls. 586-5616.

SUN/4

MISCELLANEOUS

FULL MOON ART WALK AND COMMUNITY SUPPER, 5:30p.m., Hidden Valley

Nature Center, Jefferson. See work from

Damariscotta Mills artist George Mason.

MON/5

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FREE ROUND DANCE OPEN HOUSE,

6:30p.m., Woodside Elementary School cafeteria, 42 Barrows Dr., Topsham.

Learn about round dancing and ballroom dancing. Casual dress, no prior experience required, partners recommended.

729-5639. DOWNTON ABBEY TEA PARTY, 4-

5:30p.m., Morrell Meeting Room, Curtis

Memorial Library, Brunswick. Come enjoy tea, trivia, games and crafts. “MOVIES JUST FOR US” FILM SERIES:

“CALENDAR GIRLS,” 7p.m., Skidompha Library. Suggested donation of $5 helps the library expand and maintain its film collection.

TUE/6

MISCELLANEOUS

COMPUTER AND EREADER DROP-IN,

9a.m. to 11a.m., Topsham Public Library.

Need help with your computer skills on your tablet or eReader? Our computer volunteer, Tricia, can help! 725-1727. PARENTS AND CHILDREN LEARN MUSIC

TOGETHER, ten week classes begin today and run until late March in Bath,

Brunswick and Wiscasset. Cost is $145.

Music Together is an early childhood music curriculum highlighting parental involvement. Children learn through play, movement, and music. For more information, visit www.musictogether.com or call

522-3900.

WED/7

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FLY TYING CLASS AT L.L. BEAN, 7p.m.,

L.L. Bean Flagship Store, Freeport.

“Wooly Bugger.” MT. ARARAT HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT

ART EXHIBIT, 4:30-5p.m., with a reception to follow at Thornton Oaks Retirement Community. Ceramics, photography, sculpture, painting, drawing and digital art. Students will comment on their pieces during the reception. 373-4600.

THU/8

MISCELLANEOUS

THE JORDAN FAMILY: 1191-2014, 7p.m.,

Orr’s Island Library. Learn more about this important Maine family from John

Webster. GENEALOGY DROP-IN, 11:30a.m. to

1p.m., Topsham Public Library. Join genealogy volunteer Karen, who will help you use library resources to find our more about your family tree. Bring a notebook and USB drive if you have one. 725-1727. STORY TIME, 11a.m., Cundy’s Harbor

Library. Join us for stories, music, activities and a snack. Group open to all ages.

The theme for January is bears! TECH HELP, 1-3p.m., Cundy’s Harbor

Library. Drop-in tech help for eReaders, eBooks, tablets, smartphones and other computer issues.

TALKS-WORKSHOPS

WOMEN’S HEALTH SERIES, 5:30-

6:30p.m., Cafe Creme, Bath. Discussion will be on the topic of adrenal health.

Speaker is Carrie Levine, CNM of Whole

Woman Health is Newcastle. 563-7000. LEGISLATING FOR UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE, 5:30-7p.m., Unitarian Universalist

Church, 15 Pleasant Street, Brunswick. A public discussion hosted by the Maine All-

Care-Midcoast Chapter. Free and open to the public.

SAT/10

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SIP AND STITCH, 10a.m. to 12p.m., Topsham Public Library. A weekly knitting and crocheting club. All abilities welcome!

Come relax with a cup of coffee or tea.

725-1727. MIDDLE SCHOOL GAMING CLUB, 12-

3p.m., Cundy’s Harbor Library. Stop by the library and play board games from our growing collection. We will also have a

WiiU available to use and welcome

BYOGD. Open to students grade 6-8. HOT CHOCOLATE JUBILEE VIII AUDITIONS, 10a.m. to 2p.m., Chocolate

Church Arts Center, 804 Washington

Street, Bath. Theme and title for HCJVIII is “A Show for All Seasons.” Potential acts should fit the theme and be 3 minutes in duration. Costumes and props not needed for audition. No audition necessary for chorus. hotchocolatejubilee.com or 371-2404 for more information.

PUBLIC MEALS

PUBLIC SUPPER, 5-6:30p.m., Brunswick

United Methodist Church. Beans, salads, casseroles, homemade pies. Reservations accepted but not required. Adults

$8, children $4. 725-2185.

SUN/11

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SECOND SUNDAY COMMUNITY EVENT:

ONE PIECE OF PAPER MAKES A BOOK,

2-4p.m., Harlow Gallery, 160 Water

Street, Hallowell. 622-3813. WINTER GARDENING LECTURE SERIES:

BOTANY FOR GARDENERS, 2-3p.m., St.

Paul’s Episcopal Church, Brunswick. Presented by Brunswick-Topsham Land

Trust’s Tom Settlemire Community Garden.

PERFORMANCES

MIDCOAST COMMUNITY CHORUS WINTER CONCERT, “MUSIC DOWN IN MY

SOUL,” 4p.m., Strom Auditorium in Rockport. Tickets are $30 and $22 for reserved seats, $15 for general admission. www.mccsings.org. 975-0582.

MON/12

MISCELLANEOUS

FREE ROUND DANCE OPEN HOUSE,

6:30p.m., Woodside Elementary School cafeteria, 42 Barrows Dr., Topsham.

Learn about round dancing and ballroom dancing. Casual dress, no prior experience required, partners recommended.

729-5639.

TUE/13

MISCELLANEOUS

COMPUTER AND EREADER DROP-IN,

9a.m. to 11a.m., Topsham Public Library.

Need help with your computer skills on your tablet or eReader? Our computer volunteer, Tricia, can help! 725-1727. FREE SQUARE DANCE OPEN HOUSE,

6:30p.m., Woodside Elementary School cafeteria, 42 Barrows Dr., Topsham.

Casual dress, no prior experience required, partners recommended. 729-

5639. APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN CLUB (MAINE

CHAPTER) MEETING, 7p.m., Curtis

Memorial Library, Brunswick. Rich

Cromwell presents “Hiking and Rowing in

SE Asia.” Doors open at 6:15p.m.

WED/14

MISCELLANEOUS

FLY TYING CLASS AT L.L. BEAN, 7p.m.,

L.L. Bean Flagship Store, Freeport. “Mickey Finn.”

THU/15

MISCELLANEOUS

GENEALOGY DROP-IN, 11:30a.m. to

1p.m., Topsham Public Library. Join genealogy volunteer Karen, who will help you use library resources to find our more about your family tree. Bring a notebook and USB drive if you have one. 725-

1727. STORY TIME, 11a.m., Cundy’s Harbor

Library. Join us for stories, music, activities and a snack. Group open to all ages.

The theme for January is bears! TECH HELP, 1-3p.m., Cundy’s Harbor

Library. Drop-in tech help for eReaders, eBooks, tablets, smartphones and other computer issues.

We welcome community groups to list their special events in Calendar. Items should be submitted two weeks in advance. Send them to: Calendar Editor, The Times Record, 3 Business Parkway, Suite 1, Brunswick, ME 04011; or e-mail, [email protected] Include name and phone number.