October 12, 2017 RSS feed / Community News

Book Shed to close for season

Friends of Libby Library are giving books away at bargain prices before putting The Book Shed into hibernation mode for the winter. Come to The Book Shed Friday, Oct. 20 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., or Saturday, Oct. 21 between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. More...

Community to come together for race, fun run

In conjunction with Saint James School’s 25th anniversary celebration, the Saint James School Parents, Friends & Teachers Association (PFTA) will host its annual Trot for Catholic Education 5K and Kids Fun Run Saturday, Nov. More...

Waterhouse Field gets money for renovation

Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution and its Biddeford alums gathered at Waterhouse Field to present a $50,000 check to the Biddeford School Department in support of Waterhouse Field renovations. More...

Lucky Pup Rescue

Mo is an 11-month old Shepherd mix (he will turn one in November) He weighs around 55 lbs but is still gaining weight, he was really skinny when he was surrendered to our southern partner rescue. More...

Museum to host Fire of ‘47 lecture

The Brick Store Museum will present The Fire of ’47: 70th Anniversary Retrospective lecture by Kennebunk Town Historian Stephen Spofford on Saturday, Oct. 14th at 7 p.m. More...

Land trust schedules naturalist walk

Kennebunk Land Trust will host a naturalist walk for the public on Sunday, Oct. 22 from 10 a.m. to noon at Mousam River Wildlife Sanctuary. The 38-acre preserve has over 2,400 feet of frontage along the Mousam River. More...

Pastels show on view at museum

From Saturday, Oct. 7 through Friday, Nov. 4, the Brick Store Museum will host the Pastel Society of Maine’s, 18th International Juried Show: Pastels Only. More...

Fourth annual Veterans’ Day 5K benefits Honor Flight Maine

Wells Chamber of Commerce will host its fourth annual Veterans’ Day 5K on Saturday, Nov. 11 at 10 a.m. The 5K run/walk will start and end at the Wells Elks Lodge, 356 Bald Hill Road, Wells.  More...

Graveyard art author comes to library

Meet the author and the illustrator of “Lasting Impressions: Art, Symbolism, and History Found in Graveyards and Cemeteries,” a book by York resident Paulette Chernack, and her daughter Cassandra Davidson. More...

Saco & Biddeford Savings supports Habitat for Humanity Build

Habitat for Humanity of York County has received a grant from the Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution to assist with their 28th home building project. More...

Watchdog group to hold candidates forum in Saco

Saco Citizens for Sensible Government will hold a public forum for Saco City Council and mayoral candidates 7 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. More...

Business sends clothes to hurricane zones

Ramblers Way, the sustainable clothing company dedicated to making clothes in America, is donating nearly 5,000 items to the survivors of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma as well as Hurricane Maria.  The items include all season shirts for women and m More...

Trail travel

Fabien Lecoq of Stoneham, Massachusetts, stops for a rehydration break during Sunday’s Kennebunkport Conservation Trust Trail Fest marathon. More...

Secret Santa application forms are available

Secret Santa has begun its 30th year of assisting families living in Kennebunk, Kennebunkport or Arundel who lack sufficient funds to purchase Christmas gifts for their children. More...

Friends of KFL schedule book sale for Saturday, Oct. 21

Friends of Kennebunk Free Library will host a book sale on Saturday, Oct. 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in conjunction with the town of Kennebunk’s Harvestfest. More...