MON/2

MISCELLANEOUS

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.

TUE/3

MISCELLANEOUS

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.

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT: “FINDING NEMO,” 5:30-7:30p.m., Topsham Public Library. All are welcome! Bring pillows and blankets for extra coziness. 725- 1727.

COMPUTER AND EREADER DROP IN, 9- 11a.m., Topsham Public Library. Need help with your computer skills, tablet (iPad, Galaxy, Nexus etc.), or eReader (Kindle or Nook, for example)? Our computer volunteer, Tricia, will be available every Tuesday. 725-1727.Need help with your computer skills, tablet (iPad, Galaxy, Nexus etc.), or eReader (Kindle or Nook, for example)? Our computer volunteer, Tricia, will be available every Tuesday

WED/4

MISCELLANEOUS

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

THU/5

MISCELLANEOUS

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. Dropin 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.

GENEALOGY DROP-IN, 12:30-2:30p.m., Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside Road, Topsham. Join our genealogy volunteer, Karen, to help you get started. Find our more about your family tree. Bring a notebook and USB flash drive, if you have one. 725-1727.

FRI/6

MISCELLANEOUS

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.

PUBLIC MEALS

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.

SAT/7

MISCELLANEOUS

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.

COMMUNITY FOOD FILM AND FORUM SERIES: “AMERICAN MEAT,” 3p.m., Minnie Brown Center, Bath. Free. SIP AND STITCH, 10a.m. to noon, Topsham Public Library. Weekly knitting and crocheting club. Bring a project and a beverage to drink. 725-1727.

PERFORMANCES

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

PERFORMANCES

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.

SUN/8

MISCELLANEOUS

WINTER GARDENING LECTURE SERIES, 2-3p.m., St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Brunswick. “Organic Pests & Disease Control” with Eric Sideman, MOFGA, Crop Specialist.

LINCOLN COUNTY HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION LECTURE SERIES, 1p.m., at the building behind the Lincoln County Court House, Wiscasset. Suggested donation is $5. Don Perkins, author of “The Barns of Maine: Our History, Our Stories,” demonstrates the vital and precious roles that these structures have played in people’s lives.

LONGFELLOW DAYS: THE COURSEN READINGS, PART TWO, 1p.m., Fireplace Room, Curtis Memorial Library. Ted Bookey, Frank Giampietro and Claire Hersom will read.

ROSS GRAMS DIGITAL ART SPEED PAINTING DEMONSTRATION, 2-4p.m., Harlow Gallery, 160 Water St., Hallowell. 622-2813.

AFTERNOON ART TALK, 3:30-5p.m., Centre St. Arts Gallery. Painting spontaneously with Ed McCartan. 442-0300.

PERFORMANCES

CUL DE SAX “THEY’RE COMING TO AMERICA”- A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO THE IMMIGRANTS WHO BROUGHT US AMERICA’S GREATEST MUSIC, 3p.m., Unitarial Universalist Church, Brunswick. Ticket are $10 and are available at the church office. 729-8515.

PUBLIC MEALS

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS BREAKFAST

BUFFET, 7:30-10a.m., 2 Columbus

Drive, Brunswick. Expanded menu of eggs to order, omelets, pancakes and waffles. $7 for adults, $3 for ages 2-9. 729-6552.

MON/9

MISCELLANEOUS

FAMILY AND FRIENDS CPR CLASS, 6- 9p.m., Old Orr’s Island Schoolhouse, 1594 Harpswell Islands Road, Route 24, Orr’s Island. Open to all Harpswell residents of any age. Please register by emailing [email protected]

TUE/10

MISCELLANEOUS

FIVE RIVERS ARTS ALLIANCE MEMBER MEETING, 7-8:30p.m., 14 Maine Street, Brunswick. Non-members welcome with applications at the door.

LONGFELLOW DAYS: COMMUNITY READINGS AT THE HIGHLANDS, 10:30a.m., Ballroom, Holden Frost House, 24 Elm Street, Topsham.

CARY GRANT FILM SERIES: “NOTORIOUS,” 6:30p.m., Patten Free Library Community Room. Starring Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman and Claude Rains. Free and open to the public.

“DOWN-MOUNTAIN AND CROSS-COUNTRY: 140 YEARS OF SKIING IN MAINE,” 6:30p.m., Topsham Historical Society. With historian Scott Andrews.

COMPUTER AND EREADER DROP IN, 9- 11a.m., Topsham Public Library. Need help with your computer skills, tablet (iPad, Galaxy, Nexus etc.), or eReader (Kindle or Nook, for example)? Our computer volunteer, Tricia, will be available every Tuesday. 725-1727.

WED/11

MISCELLANEOUS

FLY TYING CLASS AT L.L. BEAN, 7p.m., L.L. Bean Flagship store, Freeport. This class will feature Hare’s Ear Nymph.

TOPSHAM GARDEN CLUB FEBRUARY MEETING, noon, Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside Road, Topsham. Brown bag lunch and business meeting. Beverage and dessert provided. The program, which begins at 1:30p.m., is entitled “Evolution of a Garden” about Rex Beisel and Craig Cotes, owners of Barred Owl Daylilies, efforts to build and landscape their gardens from scratch. It will touch upon their daylily business, and hybridizing as well.

TAX PREP FOR THE SELF EMPLOYED, 10a.m. to noon, Topsham Public Library. Open to all. Registration required. 725- 1727.

THU/12

MISCELLANEOUS

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. Dropin tech help for eReaders and eBooks, tablets, smartphones and other computer issues. 725-1461.

JOSHUA L. CHAMBERLAIN CIVIL WAR ROUND TABLE LECTURE, 7p.m., Morrell Room, Curtis Memorial Library, Brunswick. Speaker Curtis Mildner, “True, Untrue, Surprising and Amazing Stories of the Soldiers of the 5th Maine.” 443-2296.

GENEALOGY DROP-IN, 12:30-2:30p.m., Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside Road, Topsham. Join our genealogy volunteer, Karen, to help you get started. Find our more about your family tree. Bring a notebook and USB flash drive, if you have one. 725-1727.

TEEN TALK, 5-6p.m., Topsham Public Library. Book discussions and pizza! This month’s book is your choice between “The Body of Christopher Creed” by Carol Plum-Ucci or “We Were Liars” by E. Lockhart. Stop by to pick up a book and register for the program or call 725-1727.

BLUE RIBBON BOOK GROUP, 6p.m., Topsham Public Library. This month’s book is “A Thousand Acres” by Jane Smiley. We will be choosing next month’s book, so don’t miss this meeting! 725-1727.

“THE POWER OF STORIES FOR UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE,” 7p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 15 Pleasant St., Brunswick. Bring a healthcare story to share. [email protected]

FRI/13

BLOOD DRIVES

BATH KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS BLOOD DRIVE, 1-6p.m., 807 Middle Street, Bath. Drop-ins OK. Call 1-800-REDCROSS for an appointment.

MISCELLANEOUS

6-MILE SNOWSHOE/HIKE, 9a.m. to 1p.m., Basin Preserve, Phippsburg. Moderately strenuous. Limited to 20 individuals. Event will take place with or without snow. 603-525-4716.

FREEPORT PLAYERS PRESENT “LOVE LETTERS” BY A.R. GURNEY, 7:30p.m., Freeport Community Center, 53 Depot St., Freeport. Tickets $10. fcponline.org.

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.

TAINTED LOVE TALK, 7p.m., Firehouse Center, Damariscotta. Longtime friends Melissa Falcon Field and Bill Roorbach talk about their two new books about love, winter and other natural disasters. Reservations requires, space is limited. Reception to follow talk, featuring chocolates, prosecco and birthday cake.

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