‘Teddy Roosevelt Days,’ all day in Kennebunkport

Teddy Roosevelt was an avid birder and naturalist. His life and his trips to Maine will be celebrated at the Seashore Trolley Museum during “Teddy Roosevelt Days” on Aug. 1 and 2, when several programs will help raise funds to repair the rail car Narcissus, which Roosevelt rode in during a visit to Maine. Several organizations have joined in this event that brings in experts on Roosevelt’s life. Visit


Spider seminar, 10 a.m. Aug. 6 in Bangor

The Bangor Land Trust is holding a program on spiders at the West Penjajawoc Grasslands. Look for and learn more about these eight-legged beings. The free seminar, which is open to the public, will look at spiders’ tactics for survival. To learn more, contact 942-1010 or [email protected]

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