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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/01/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.
 
Resevations are required. Please call 207-288-3147.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/01/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.
 
Reservations are required. Please call 207-288-3147.

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Organ Concert Series

Date and Time: 08/01/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

St. Saviour's Summer Organ Concert Series begins with Kevin Birch, from St. John's Catholic Church in Bangor.

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Big Book Sale

Date and Time: 08/02/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

On Saturday and Sunday, August 2 and 3, the Southwest Harbor Public Library will hold its annual Giant Used Book Sale. Thousands of hard cover and paperback books will be for sale at the American Legion Hall, which is located behind the Library. For more info. call the Library at 244-7065.

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Seal Harbor Library Summer Fair

Date and Time: 08/02/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Our annual summer fair features local artisans, a large silent auction, attic treasures, baked goods, flowers and veggies and lots of wonderful used books!  

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Big Book Sale

Date and Time: 08/03/2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

On Saturday and Sunday, August 2 and 3, the Southwest Harbor Public Library will hold its annual Giant Used Book Sale. Thousands of hard cover and paperback books will be for sale at the American Legion Hall, which is located behind the Library. For more info. call the Library at 244-7065.

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Art Meets Science

Date and Time: 08/04/2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/04/2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Botany of MDI

Date and Time: 08/05/2014 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

COA graduate Linda Gregory ′89, will be speaking with Caitlin McDonough MacKenzie, a NPS George Melendez Wright Climate Change fellow, currently monitoring the flowering phenology of wildflowers in Acadia National Park.

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Library Offers More Technolgy Assistance

Date and Time: 08/05/2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Southwest Harbor Public Library offers more technology assistance, specifically for those with simple website questions, with Brenda Fletcher every Tuesday in August from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Call the Library for a half hour appointment (207) 244-7065.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/06/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

Reservations are required. Please call 207-288-3147.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/06/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Kids Day at the Seal Cove Auto Museum

Date and Time: 08/07/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Take a spin in the Museum's Model T Ford Depot Hack. Games, toy car races, educational activities, model car displays, and photos in period clothing. Kids 12 and under get free admission, plus a grab bag with balloon, stickers, and more.

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Purple Heart Day Tea

Date and Time: 08/07/2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The YWCA MDI invites you to a special tea to honor those awarded the purple heart for meritorious service to their country on August 7 at 2PM

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Library presents Judy Pancoast, Kid’s Pop Singer

Date and Time: 08/07/2014 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Kid’s pop singer, Judy Pancoast, will perform at Southwest Harbor Public Library Thursday evening, August 7, 6:30pm. This program is part of the Library’s Family Concert Series. For more info. call the Library at 244-7065.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/08/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Ice Cream Social at The First

Date and Time: 08/08/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Stop in and help us celebrate our 150th Anniversary with custom made ice cream, "The First @ 150" provided by Round Top of Damariscotta. 

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/08/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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200TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF SOUTHWEST HARBOR’S GREATEST VICTORY, THE BATTLE OF NORWOOD’S COVE The Men of Southwest Harbor Fought…And Now We Know How They Won

Date and Time: 08/09/2014 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Southwest Harbor Public Library is giving a Lemonade and Gingersnap Party on Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 3 PM to debut the book and tell the true story of The Battle of Norwood's Cove: Southwest Harbor's Victory Over the British in the War of 1812. Everyone is invited to this free event. For more information, call the Library at 244-7065.

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Rusticator Picnic

Date and Time: 08/10/2014 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The Seal Cove Auto Museum is hosting a picnic on Sunday, August 10th, inspired by the early 1900s rusticator tradition, on the lawn overlooking Seal Cove Pond and the mountains of Acadia.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/11/2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/11/2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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"North Woods Law"

Date and Time: 08/12/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Ken Hill, COA’s Academic Dean, who will speak with COA alumni—film producer Heeth Grantham ′94 and Maine State Game Warden Troy Thibodeau ′04, about their work on Animal Planet’s "North Woods Law" television show.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/13/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/13/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Lab with Jennifer Judd McGee ('92)

Date and Time: 08/13/2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join artist Jennifer Judd-McGee for an interactive collage and assemblage workshop for all ages using found and recycled materials. 
 
This Art Lab is open to the public.

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Move Over Narnia - The Journey to Ayda Has Begun

Date and Time: 08/13/2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

G. A. Morgan, author of the new fantasy for young readers age 10 and older, The Fog of Forgetting, will be giving a book talk and signing at the Southwest Harbor Public Library, Wednesday, August 13, 6:00 – 7:00. For more info. call the Library at 207-244-7065.

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An Evening to Honor Polly Guth (and Launch the Fund for Maine Islands)

Date and Time: 08/14/2014 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

COA and the Island Institute have partnered to investigate and seek solutions that sustain island and coastal systems and share these models for sustainability around the world. Please join us for a summer evening honoring philanthropist Polly Guth with special guest, television journalist Bill Moyers. Tickets are $250 per person/$500 per couple. Proceeds go toward the Fund for Maine Islands.

Please call 801-5621 for details.
 

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/15/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/15/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/18/2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Discussion with Author Lynn H. Nicholas

Date and Time: 08/18/2014 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Historian Lynn H. Nicholas, author of The Rape of Europa, will speak about her investigation into the Nazi plunder of looted art treasures from occupied countries during World War II and its ramifications in the art world today.

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Teaching English in Cambodia

Date and Time: 08/19/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Kate Baxter traveled to Cambodia to teach English as a second language. She will talk about the joys and challenges of her rich experiences with COA faculty member in political philosophy, Gray Cox.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/20/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Meets Science

Date and Time: 08/20/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Meets Science

Date and Time: 08/22/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Meets Science

Date and Time: 08/22/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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37th Northeast Harbor 5-Mile Road Race

Date and Time: 08/23/2014 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Northeast Harbor 5-Mile Road Race & Family Fun Walk, hosted by the NEH Ambulance Company and Crow Athletics, is one of the longest continually held road races in the state of Maine.

One of the best and oldest continuous races held in the entire State of Maine! - See more at: http://www.raceit.com/search/event.aspx?id=27554#sthash.WWPF7MWs.dpuf
One of the best and oldest continuous races held in the entire State of Maine! - See more at: http://www.raceit.com/search/event.aspx?id=27554#sthash.WWPF7MWs.dpuf

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/25/2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

Reservations are required. Please call 207-288-3147.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 08/25/2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Malaga Island Controversy

Date and Time: 08/26/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

COA faculty member in the arts Dru Colbert and Maine State Museum′s Curator of Historic Collections Katherine McBrien, who will share their experience of arranging an exhibit of Maine’s Malaga Island, the site of an interracial community that existed from the Civil War until 1911.

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Art Meets Science

Date and Time: 08/27/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Meets Science

Date and Time: 08/27/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Meets Science

Date and Time: 08/29/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Meets Science

Date and Time: 08/29/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 09/01/2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.
 
Reservations are required. Please call 207-288-3147.

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Art Meets Science Exhibition

Date and Time: 09/01/2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join the MDI Biological Laboratory for docent-led tours of science-inspired art by Maine, national, and international artists for the 2014 Art Meets Science Exhibition.

Reservations are required. Please call 207-288-3147.

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