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Annet Couwenberg, fiber artist, will participate in Haystack’s Summer Evening Program Series. Pictured is Heirloom by Annet Couwenberg.

Photo courtesy of Haystack Mountain School of Crafts

Thursday, July 28, 2016

New Surry Theatre presents Honk!

Blue Hill —

The story begins with the hatching of an egg and the birth of a bird who is different from the rest of his family in the nest. He is teased ...

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Haystack announces upcoming events

Pulliam Memorial Lecturer to address humanities in the 21st century

Take a walk on the dark side of Castine

Monday, July 25, 2016

‘Sea Change’ featured at Courthouse Gallery
‘Sea Change’ featured at Courthouse Gallery

Spotlight editor to speak in Castine

Castine —

The editor, who oversaw The Boston Globe’s Spotlight investigative team in its reporting on the sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church, will speak about the newspaper’s Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage ...

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Brooksville Days expands events, offers chance to dunk the sheriff

Stonington Opera House presents Julius Caesar

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Full moon over Stonington Harbor
Full moon over Stonington Harbor

Touring Through Time
Historical societies plan special weekend

Our Community —

The annual historical societies’ summer event, Touring Through Time, falls on Saturday, July 23 and Sunday, July 24.

Each summer, historical societies across the state open their doors for ...

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Mark Honey to present history of gallery’s historic buildings

McCloskey to speak in Northeast Harbor

St. Francis church to present ‘Barefoot Artists in Palestine’

Monday, July 18, 2016

BH Bach 'Fringe' events
BH Bach ‘Fringe’ events

Maine Poet Laureate to read in Stonington

Stonington —

A Stonington summer tradition—an evening of poetry and conversation hosted by Opera House Arts—continues this month with a special opportunity to join Maine’s new poet laureate, Deer Isle friend and ...

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Blue Hill Bach announces ‘fringe’ events

Colloquy Downeast announces season

Invasive plant patrol workshop

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Haystack presents recent work by Eugene Koch
Haystack presents recent work by Eugene Koch

OHA opens Chamber at the Church

Stonington —

Opera House Arts host performances at the Burnt Cove Church Tuesdays at 7 p.m. through the summer.

Ralitza Patcheva and Vasily Popov return to Stonington on July 19 ...

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Any-Deer permit applications available

Lobster boats tackle rain and fog in 2016 races

Latest DMR ruling sets herring catch weight limit, reporting

Bagaduce Theatre presents Summer Play Festival

Pianist Epstein to perform in Castine