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.



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.

BRUNSWICK DOWNTOWN ASSOCIATION’S ANNUAL MEETING, 7:30-9a.m., Moulton Union, Bowdoin College. Breakfast, presentation and Q&A session.


“PIPPIN” PERFORMANCE, 11a.m., Merriconeag Community Hall, 57 Desert Road, Freeport. Donation at the door. 865-3900 Ext. 105.



FOLK DANCE BRUNSWICK, 6:30-9p.m., People Plus, 35 Union Street, Brunswick. Best international folk dancing north of Boston! World music and dance from the Balkans, Israel, Western Europe and aound the globe. No partner needed. $8 admission, $5 for seniors. All are welcome! 200-7577.


“PIPPIN” PERFORMANCE, 7p.m., Merriconeag Community Hall, 57 Desert Road, Freeport. Donation at the door. 865-3900 Ext. 105.


LISBON MUSIC BOOSTERS ASSOCIATION COMMUNITY BEAN SUPPER, 4:30-7p.m., Philip W. Sugg Middle School Cafeteria, 4 Sugg Drive, Lisbon Falls. $4 for children 10 and under, $7 for adults. All proceeds support the LMBA Summer Music Camp Scholarship Fund.

COMMUNITY SPAGHETTI SUPPER TO BENEFIT SCOUT TROOP 648, 5-7p.m., St. Charles Catholic Church, McKeen Street, Brunswick. Open to everyone.

ROTARIANS HOST “FIFTH FRIDAY” SOCIAL, 5-7p.m., Maxwell’s, 122 Front Street, Bath. No reservations or cover charge – guests can purchase food and drink if desired.


PARENT/CHILD WORKSHOP, 10:30a.m. to noon, Topsham Public Library. Fun and interactive playtime with toys. Brings together children aged birth-5 and caregivers in a playful setting. Registration required. 725-1727.



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.

LISBON MUSIC DEPARTMENT MATTRESS FUNDRAISER SALE, 10a.m. to 4p.m., LHS Gym, 2 Sugg Drive, Lisbon Falls. Over 20 different models to choose from, free local delivery, cash, check or credit card accepted, proceeds benefit Lisbon School Music Program.

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.

CUNDY’S HARBOR BOOK CLUB, 11a.m., Cundy’s Harbor Library. The inaugural sessions of the club will read Laura Hillenbrand’s “Seabiscuit: An American Legend.” The library has 7 copies to loan.

“NORTH WOODS NONSENSE” — 4TH ANNUAL CUNDY’S HARBOR WINTER BREAK, 5:30p.m., Cundy’s Harbor Community Hall. “Paul Bunyan Look- Alike” and “Camo Queen” contests with prizes for each category. Admission is free. 729-1466.


Freeport High School Project Graduation is selling Dunkin’ Donuts Community mugs for $20 each. Bring it to any of your neighborhood Dunkin’ Donuts in

Maine and Coos and Carroll Counties in

N.H. and receive a free Dunkin’ Donuts hot or iced coffee each Sunday. Call 865-0931or 274-0057to arrange a purchase!

“HISTORY OF THE MILL POND AREA” BY NANCY SFERRA, 10:30-noon, Community Room, Patten Free Library. Town History Series.


BENEFIT SUPPER, 4-7 p.m., for Scott McMaster and his family. Beans, casseroles, desserts, Bowdoinham Fire Station, $8 adult, $3 for children, or donations. 666-8801.



LINCOLN COUNTY HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION LECTURE SERIES, 1p.m., at the building behind the Lincoln County Court House, Wiscasset. Suggested donation is $5. Ian Saxine, a visiting instructor of history at Bates College, will explore the question of what it meant to own land in 18th century Maine.

COIN AND STAMP SHOW, 9a.m. to 2:30p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, 2 Columbus Drive, Brunswick. 25 dealers, 44 tables. Free admission, hourly door prizes. 721-7872.

LONGFELLOW DAYS: COURSEN READINGS, PART ONE, 1p.m., Fireplace Room, Curtis Memorial Library. Readers include Bob MacLaughlin, David Moreau and Elizabeth Tibbetts.

FULL MOON SNOWSHOE, SKI OR HIKE, 5:30-7p.m., Harpswell Heritage Land Trust’s Curtis Farm Preserve, Harpswell Neck Road. Bring a headlamp. Free, dog-friendly event. Hot cider and snacks privided. 837-9613.

BRUNSWICK UMC’S ANNUAL “SOUPER BOWL,” 11:45-12:45, Fellowship Hall, Brunswick United Methodist Church, 320 Church Rd., Brunswick. Bring your favorite soup, stew, chili or chowder to share. No cost to participate, but winners will be determined by which dish receives the highest total in “mmmm, this is good” donations. All funds support local efforts against hunger.



OWL PROWL AT HVNC, 6-8p.m., Hidden

Valley Nature Center, Jefferson. Lynn

Flaccus will teach about owls, the group will listen for hooting owls and try to imitate the calls. $5. 200-8840.

SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION PRESENTATION, 5:30-8p.m., Centre Street Arts Gallery, Bath. Members $20, nonmembers $25.



BEHIND THE SCENES AT APPALACHIAN TRAIL CONSERVANCY, 7p.m., Morrell Meeting Room at Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant Street, Brunswick. Free and open to the public.

CARY GRANT FILM SERIES: “THE AWFUL TRUTH,” 6:30p.m., Patten Free Library Community Room. Starring Cary Grant, Irene Dunne and Ralph Bellamy. Free and open to the public.



FLY TYING CLASS AT L.L. BEAN, 7p.m., L.L. Bean Flagship store, Freeport. This class will feature Bucktail Streamers.



STORY TIME AT CUNDY’S HARBOR LIBRARY, 11a.m., 935 Cundy’s Harbor Road, Harpswell. Join us for stories, activities and a snack. Our theme for February is silly books. 725-1461.

TECH HELP THURSDAY, 1-3p.m., Cundy’s Harbor Library, Harpswell. Drop-in tech help for eReaders and eBooks, tablets, smartphones and other computer issues. 725-1461.

FAMILY ART NIGHT, 5-7:30p.m., Brunswick Junior High. Paint a mural, make a collaged valentines day card, get your face painted, and more.



FREEPORT FIRST FRIDAY “JUST DESSERTS” FEATURING TOM ACOUSTI, 6:30p.m., Freeport Community Center, 53 Depot St., Freeport. $5 at the door, includes dessert offerings from local bakers.

MUSIC AT THE MUSEUM 2015, 6- 8p.m., Maine Maritime Museum, 243 Washington St., Bath. Live entertainment, appetizers, desserts, beverages and live and silent auctions to benefit our Midcoast early learning and literacy programs. Tickets: $30. Tickets may be purchased and tables reserved at 333- 4505.

FOLK DANCE BRUNSWICK, 6:30-9p.m., People Plus. World music and dance from the Balkans, Israel, Western Europe, and around the globe. Good exercise, great fun. Many dances are taught. No partner needed. Best international folk dancing north of Boston! 200-7577.


ROAST PORK SUPPER, 5-6:30p.m., St. Charles Borromeo Church, 132 McKeen St., Brunswick. Fundraiser for Teen Mission trip to Philadelphia. Roast pork, gravy, mashed potatoes, applesauce, green beans, roll and dessert. $8 for adults, $4 for children.



CAROLYN CHUTE AUTHOR READING, 3p.m., Gulf of Maine Books, 134 Maine Street, Brunswick. Chute will read from her new novel “Treat Us Like Dogs and We Will Become Wolves.” Free and open to the public. 729-5083.

MIDDLE SCHOOL GAMING CLUB, 12- 3p.m., Cundy’s Harbor Library, Harpswell. Stop by the library and play board games from our growing collection. We will also have a Wii or WiiU available to use and you are welcome to bring your own gaming device. Open to students in grades 6-8.

LONGFELLOW DAYS: TOUR OF JOSHUA L. CHAMBERLAIN MUSEUM, 12p.m., 2 Potter Street, Brunswick. The rooms where Longfellow lived from 1830- 1832.

GEORGETOWN COMMUNITY CENTER ANNUAL MEETING, 9a.m., Georgetown Community Center. Coffee, the year in review and plans for 2015.

7TH ANNUAL ICE AND SMELT FESTIVAL, Bowdoinham. Ice carving and best beard contest. Workshops from the Pottery Project and Make & Take Art.


CRUSHED OUT PERFORMS, Ebenezer’s Brewpub, Brunswick. Promoting their new record TEETH.


REBEL, 3p.m., Kanbar Auditorium, Studzinski Recital Hall. Baroque ensemble Rebel will present a program of 17th and 18th century Italian, German and French music.