Kennebec Valley Chamber of Commerce

Community Events Calendar

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Colby - "Colby on Common"
Mar 13 thru Apr 26, 2014. "Colby on Common" is an exhibition that showcases work made by students, faculty and staff from Colby College. The show provides the opportunity for members of the Colby community to display artwork off-campus, in a public space in collaboration with a downtown venue. This exhibition is brought to you by the Colby Student Art Committee with support from the Center for the Arts and Humanities, Colby College Museum of Art and the Colby Art Department. Opening reception is on Mar. 13.
Event Location: 16 Common Stree Waterville, Maine04901
For more information contact: (207) 577-2488 www.colby.edu/academics_cs/museum/index.cfm
Movies at Muskie - "Up" ( 3 pm )
Spectrum Generations Muskie Center will be holding the fourth in its movie and discussion series starting Sunday, February 16th at 3 pm. The series continues with the movie Unfinished Song, starring Terrance Stamp. A discussion of the movie will follow the show. Movies at Muskie are scheduled for the third Sunday of the month this winter at 3 pm at the Spectrum Generations Muskie Center, 38 Gold St., Waterville. Admission is ten dollars and covers refreshments, with wine being available for purchase as well. A special offer of $15 is available if you bring a family member or friend. This is being sponsored by Bridges Home Care and Mount Saint Joseph Rehabilitation. The five movies being presented this winter are; The Way, Unfinished Song, Hope Springs, Up, and Dad. Dave Brown, from Bridges Home Care stated, We started strong with the first movie and are very pleased that we have an audience for these movies and the discussion. Linda Lowell, from Mount Saint Joseph s Rehabilitation Center is equally enthusiastic, It is our pleasure to be able to bring these thought provoking films to the greater Waterville area and to provide an open forum to discuss what meaningful message they bring to individuals. To see the trailers for Unfinished Song, and Hope Springs visit Spectrum Generations website at www.spectrumgenerations.org/movies-muskie. For more information call Spectrum Generations at 873-4745 or Linda Lowell at Mount Saint Joseph s 649-3103. Spectrum Generations is central Maine s Area Agency on Aging as well as an Aging and Disability Resource Center. Our mission is to promote life-long learning, health, wellness, nutrition, community engagement and the social well-being of all older and disabled adults. For more information about Spectrum Generations programs and services, call 1-800-639-1553 or visit www.spectrumgenerations.org. Like us on Facebook.
Event Location: Spectrum Generations Muski Ctr 38 Gold Street Waterville, ME
For more information contact: Linda Lowell 649-3103 873-4745 www.spectrumgenerations.org/movies-muskie
This event is sponsored by: Bridges Home Care & Mt. St. Joseph Rehab
CDM - Easter Sunday Closed
Closed Easter Sunday.
Event Location: Children's Discovery Museum 171 Capitol Street, Suite 2 Augusta, ME 04330
For more information contact: 207.622.2209 www.childrensdiscoverymuseum.org
31st Annual Gem & Mineral Show
Dealers presenting gems, minerals, fossils and jewelry from Maine & around the world; demonstrations of gold panning and gem cutting, silent auction, hourly & grand door prizes. New activities & programs for children along with our classic Mini-Mine, Spin Wheel, Touch Table & a FREE gift when leaving the show. Questions? www.mainemineralclub.org. Saturday 10 am - 5 pm, Sunday 10 am - 4 pm. Cost/Cover: Adults $4, Children (12 + under) FREE, Seniors and Teens (18 + under) $3.
Event Location: St Joseph's College of Maine 278 Whites Bridge Road Standish, ME 04084
For more information contact: Steve Bridge 630-995-6330 www.mainemineralclub.org/
Sugarloaf - Easter Sunday Activities
Easter Sunday Activities - EASTER BUNNY MEET AND GREET 8:30 - 9:30 AM! Anyone from ages 1 - 100 can meet the Easter Bunny in the King Pine Room on Easter Sunday! The Easter Bunny also needs help painting his eggs for the Easter tree, so bring your art skills! SUGARLOAF SCAVENGER HUNT - 9:00 - 10:00 AM! How about an old fashioned Easter Scavenger hunt! Children aged 8-12 years old can form teams of 2 - 3 "Scavengers" for the Sugarloaf Scavenger Hunt. All treasures found must be returned to the King Pine room by 10:00 am. Prizes will be awarded for all participants, so don't miss out! EASTER COSTUME PARADE - 8:00 - 11:30 AM; Parade at 11:00 am! Join the Sugarloaf community for the annual Easter Sunday Costume Parade. Register your parade entry at Guest Services in the Base lodge before 10:00 am for route details and info. Prizes will be awarded for snazziest Easter bonnet, most original and outrageous costumes, most team spirit, family fun forever award, bodacious Easter bunny of 2014 and the Spirit of Sugarloaf award.
Event Location: Sugarloaf Resort & Conf. Ctr 5092 Access Road Carrabassett Valley, ME 04947
For more information contact: 207-237-6955 www.sugarloaf.com/EventsActivities/index.html
Old Fort Western Fall Tour Schedule ( 1 - 4 pm )
Old Fort Western Fall Tour Schedule. Old Fort Western, the 1754 National Historic Landmark fort, store, and house museum on the Kennebec River in downtown Augusta, will be open Weekends from 1-4 pm from Labor Day weekend through Columbus Day Weekend. The fort staff is also pleased to offer pre-scheduled private tours at this time. Admission is $6.00 for adults and $4.00 for children ages 6-16. Children under 6 years old are admitted free of charge. For more information, or to contact us to set up your pre-scheduled tour please call us at 207-626-2385, or email us at oldfort@oldfortwestern.org. Old Fort Western's upcoming Special Events include the Thanksgiving Preparation Special, on Sunday, November 3rd, the Armistice/Veterans Day Special, on Monday, November 11th, and the Augusta Tree Lighting, on Saturday, November 30th. Please visit our website at www.oldfortwestern.org for more information or become a fan on Facebook to stay connected and learn more.
Event Location: Old Fort Western 16 Cony Street Augusta, ME 04330
For more information contact: 207-626-2385 www.oldfortwestern.org
Belgrade Community Center - Pickleball ( Wed 5:30-7pm )
Event Location: Belgrade Community Ctr. 1 Center Drive Belgrade, ME 04917
For more information contact: 495-3481 www.townofbelgrade.com/belgrade-center-for-all-seasons