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Events - Apr 19 18

03/24/18 - 06/09/18 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Spring Slot Car Race Series

Come have some fun, a little friendly competition on the track, and meet a new group of friends.  Our second race series is about to begin.  All ages and experience levels welcome!  Stop in for more information or call us at (207) 729-9545.

04/01/18 - 04/30/18 at All Day

National Poetry Month

The Poetry Place – In partnership with Village Heritage Society ”Brunswick”

April is National Poetry Month. In honor of this special designation ‘People Plus” writers’ group will place some of their original poetry in the windows of Big Top Deli, Broadway Deli and Cool As a Moose. Gulf of Maine’s window will feature poems by Gary Lawless. Poet Patty L. Sparks will be posting her poetry at Bull Moose, Indrani’s, Lighthouse Deli, Union Street Bakery, Warmings Market, and Wild Oates Bakery. Hatch, the MIX, Morning Glory, and the Nest will be displaying poems in their storefronts.

Please join in this celebration and place a poem in your downtown window. The poem you choose could be by a Brunswick poet, a Maine poet or even a poem that will help draw customers to the downtown shopping experience and your business.

And remember on Poem In Your Pocket Day, Thursday April 26th to put a poem in your pocket and don a logo sticker. Help bring poetry to the downtown so Brunswick will become the PLACE where people will come together to celebrate poets and their craft.

New Ventures Maine logo 04/04/18 - 05/16/18 at All Day

New Ventures Maine - My Next Career Move - free online class

New Ventures Maine logoTake charge of your career and create an action plan to achieve success. In this free, month-long, online class with New Ventures Maine, you will learn how your current skills connect to future careers, identify high-growth job fields, explore education and training options, and strengthen your resume for a targeted job search.

Facilitated by New Ventures Maine staff through assignments and online forums, this online class can be completed on your own schedule during the weeks of the class. Graduates of My Next Career Move are eligible to apply for the University of Maine at Augusta GEN Scholarship, to be used at any UMA location.

Please register by Friday, March 30. For more information contact Sherrie Brann at 621-3436 or sherrie.brann@maine.edu.
Click Here To Register

For more information about New Ventures Maine classes and services in Brunswick, online, and around the state, visit newventuresmaine.org.

04/19/18 at 12:00 am - 5:30 am

Lecture: "Richard Pousette-Dart and the Symbolic Power of Organic Forms"

Jennifer Powell, Senior Curator, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, United Kingdom, and lecturer, University of Cambridge, presents new insights into the artistic practice and philosophical inclinations of the painter Richard Pousette-Dart.  Followed by a reception at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art celebrating the exhibition Richard Pousette-Dart: Painting/Light/Space.

Presented by the Bowdoin College Museum of Art. Free and open to the public.

Illlustration: Meditation on the Drifting Stars, 1962–63, detail, oil on linen, by Richard Pousette-Dart. © 2017 Estate of Richard Pousette-Dart / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photograph by Kerry Ryan McFate, courtesy of Pace Gallery.

04/19/18 at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Tea With Harriet

Tea With Harriet: Held the third Thursday of each month at 1 PM. Come have tea and celebrate the life and legacy of Harriet Beecher Stowe through an entertaining talk that highlights different topics relating to her writing, her family and her extraordinary life.  The event is free, but due to popularity, tickets are required, and are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis.
 
Log in to www.bowdoin/tea to reserve your spot or to add your name to the waiting list. Tickets become available on the third Thursday of each month for the follow month’s event.  Tea With Harriet is held at 63 Federal Street, Brunswick, in the home where Harriet Beecher Stowe lived and wrote Uncle Tom’s Cabin.

The event is free and open to the public.

 

04/19/18 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Twinkle Star Dance & Tumble Tots

Studio 48 Performing Arts Center is launching a new program for Toddlers starting the week of November 6, 2017.

  • Mondays- Twinkle Star Dance 2-3 pm,  Tumble Tots  3-4 pm  Petite Ballet (ages 5-8) 4-5 pm
  • Tuesdays- Creative Movement   3:45-4:30 pm
  • Wednesdays – Twinkle Star Dance  2-3 pm,  Tumble Tots 3-4 pm

  • Fridays –   November 10-December 22  ( 6 week program),   Fairy Tale Theater  1:20-2:30 pm
  • Fridays –  January 12-February 16, 2018  (6 week program),  Tiny Tot String Class   1:30-2:30 pm
  • Saturdays-  Broadway Baby Class  9:15-10 am 

To download a brochure, visit us on the web at www.studio48pac.com and on the home page download our brochure.

04/19/18 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Tennis for Juniors (JDP)

Junior Tennis at Maine Pines offers a complete developmental progression for all levels! Jr. High players meet from 4-5 pm on Tues, Thurs and Fri. High School players meet from 3-4 pm same days. Pricing is $69/month and includes free court time for all players. Call 729-8433 or email jason.terry718@gmail.com FMI.

 

04/19/18 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Dementia Caregivers Education Series

The Dementia Caregivers Education Series is a free monthly support group offered by Mid Coast Senior Health Center to assist individuals in understanding and caring for someone with memory loss.

Sessions will take place the third Thursday of every month except July, August, and December. Events start at 4:00 p.m.

For more information, please call (207) 373-4656.

04/19/18 at 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Simply Social: Vessel and Vine + Brick House Fabrics

 
Please join us and plan to bring a friend to BDA’s Simply Social networking event, Thursday, April 19, from 5 – 6:30 pm at Vessel and Vine and Brick House Fabrics4 Pleasant Street in Brunswick! 

Begin upstairs at Brick House Fabrics. Browse the beautiful novelty home decorating fabrics and upholstery fabrics at Brick House Fabrics while enjoying lite bites and refreshments then move downstairs to Vessel and Vine to taste some specialty cocktails and learn about their ever-changing lineup of cocktails, wine, beer and small plates. 

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04/19/18 at 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Opening Reception for "Richard Pousette-Dart: Painting/Light/Space"

Enjoy a reception to celebrate the exhibition,  Richard Pousette-Dart: Painting/Light/Space, at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art, featuring large-scale paintings from the 1960s and early 1970s, a fruitful period in Pousette-Dart’s career in which his work was widely exhibited.

This reception follows the opening lecture on April 19 at 4:30 p.m. in Kresge Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, Bowdoin College

Jennifer Powell, Senior Curator, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, United Kingdom, and lecturer, University of Cambridge, presents new insights into the artistic practice and philosophical inclinations of the painter Richard Pousette-Dart.

Both events presented by the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.  Free and open to the public.

Illustration: Hieroglyph Number 7 (Hieroglyph of Light), 1968–69, detail, oil on linen, by Richard Pousette-Dart. © 2017 Estate of Richard Pousette-Dart / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photograph by Kerry Ryan McFate, courtesy of Pace Gallery.

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