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Exhibition: The Nineteenth Century: American and European Art 05/02/19 - 01/12/20 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition: The Nineteenth Century: American and European Art

This exhibition features outstanding nineteenth-century paintings and sculptures from the Museum’s permanent collection and highlights collectors such as James Bowdoin III, George William Boyd, and Mary and Harriet Walker who were instrumental in building a fine arts collection at Bowdoin College.

Museum Hours

Tuesday–Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Thursday: 10:00 a.m.–8:30 p.m.

Special Sunday hours: 12:00 noon–5:00 p.m. (June 29–November 10, 2019)

Closed on Mondays and national holidays.The Bowdoin College Museum of Art is open to the public free of charge, although donations are welcome. The Museum is wheelchair accessible through the Pavilion entrance. Bowdoin College Museum of Art is a member of The Maine Art Museum Trail

Bowdoin College Museum of Art

35th Annual Trek Across Maine 06/14/19 - 06/16/19 at All Day

35th Annual Trek Across Maine

Join the American Lung Association for the 35th annual Trek Across Maine on Father’s Day Weekend – June 14 – 16th, 2019. Featuring a new route for our 35th Anniversary, cycle 180 miles across the state of Maine, with the starting and finishing line hosted at the Brunswick Landing and overnight stops at Bates College in Lewiston and Colby College in Waterville. This ride is fully supported by volunteers and trained medical staff, including support vehicles along the route and three rest stops daily.

-2 day option for those of you that can’t get away for a 3 day vacation! Join us Saturday and Sunday and enjoy the Trek experience!

-1 Day option for those that want to just experience a taste of the Trek Across Maine! Join us on Sunday for the last leg of the ride starting at Colby College!

VOLUNTEER WITH US! We are always looking for volunteers to help us support the Trek Across Maine. We have many volunteer opportunities available. Please contact Erica at 207.624.0310 or for more information.


The Regular Route:

Day 1: Brunswick Landing to Bates College in Lewiston (approx. 60 mi) – 3 rest stops located on route

Day 2: Bates College to Colby College in Waterville (approx. 60 mi) – 3 rest stops located on route & 1 water stop

Day 3: Colby College to Brunswick Landing (approx. 60 mi) – 3 rest stops located on route & last mile staging stop

NOTE: Although we try to be consistent, mileage may vary from year to year depending on local and state construction projects.

2 Day Option

Date: June 15 – 16, 2019

Start Location: Colby College, Waterville, ME

Finish Location: Brunswick Landing, Brunswick ME

Mileage: Approx. 100 Miles

Fundraising Minimum: $400 ($300 ages 7-17)

Age Limit: 7 years and up

1 Day Option

Date: Sunday, June 16, 2019

Start Location: Colby College, Waterville, ME

Finish Location: Brunswick Landing, Brunswick ME

Mileage: Approx. 60 Miles

Fundraising Minimum: $250 ($200 ages 7-17)

Age Limit: 7 years and up


Registration is $65 registration fee.  This is non-refundable & non-transferable.  Registration fee does not count toward fundraising minimum.

3 Day Fundraising: $550 per person ($400 for ages 7 – 17)**

2 Day Fundraising: $400 per person ($300 for ages 7 – 17)**

1 Day Fundraising: $250 per person ($200 for ages 7- 17)**

** Fundraising must be submitted before the start of the ride or you will not be able aloud to ride**

For more information, visit: email call: 207-624-0312

***Note***Age Limit is 7 years and up.  Children between the ages of 7 – 12 must ride a tandem or tag-a-long bike with adult guardian. All children under the age of 18 must have an adult guardian with them at all times on the route. Child and guardian are both required to meet the fundraising minimum.

Brews, Bourbon, Birdies & BBQ Fest! 06/14/19 - 06/16/19 at All Day

Brews, Bourbon, Birdies & BBQ Fest!

Join us for a fun filled weekend party with rates now starting at $150.00* per person per night for a 2 night stay inclusive of  breakfast, dinner events & unlimited golf!

Friday June 14  –  Sunday June 16

amazing location . amazing food . amazing craft beverages . amazing music . amazing weekend of fun.

The all inclusive weekend package includes:

  • 2 Nights Lodging in the Accommodation of your choice
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Friday’s Beer Dinner
  • Saturday’s Band, Beer & BBQ event
  • Unlimited Golf, including arrival & departure days

Sample pricing for the 2 night stay:

  • Main Lodge standard room – $300 per person
  • Harbor Village suite – $365 per person
  • 2 bedroom cottage – $330 per person (with 4 guests)

*Based on double occupancy in a single room & quadruple occupancy in 2 bedroom cottages, dinner events are 21+ only, tax & service charge are included.

Book online with promo code BEER or give us a call today.

Juneteenth Weekend Celebration 06/14/19 - 06/16/19 at 7:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Juneteenth Weekend Celebration

Weekend Celebration of Juneteenth
Commemorating the Announcement of the Abolition of Slavery on June 19, 1865

Free and Open to the Public

Friday June 14, Concert and Readings, 7 p.m., UU Church, 1 Middle Street
Soprano Mary Sullivan, pianist Sean Flemming, and the Juneteenth Singers offer traditional spirituals and songs in the spiritual style. Readings from African American authors, including Zora Neale Hurston. Good will offering to benefit the Abyssinian Meeting House Restoration Project.

Saturday June 15, “Food and Family,” 12 to 3, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 27 Pleasant Street
Family-friendly day with traditional soul food, story telling by Linda Ashe-Ford, an educational farming workshop, arts and crafts, musical performance by Rodney Mashia.

Sunday June 16, “Listen and Learn,” 2 to 4, Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant Street
Reading and discussion of author/artist Ashley Bryon’s book Freedom Over Me. Facilitated by James Ford and Sarah Brown.


Healthcare Blues 06/15/19 at 12:45 pm - 2:00 pm

Healthcare Blues

UUCB Concerts for a Cause: Cindy Kallet & Grey Larsen 06/15/19 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

UUCB Concerts for a Cause: Cindy Kallet & Grey Larsen

Folk artists Cindy Kallet and Grey Larsen will perform at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Brunswick on June 15, 2019 at 7:30pm.  This will be the last concert of the 2018-19 Concerts for a Cause series that raises money for local charities.  This season’s beneficiaries are The Gathering Place and the Brunswick Teen Center.

Cindy Kallett and Grey Larsen Cindy is a superb singer, guitarist, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. Grey is one of America’s finest players of the Irish flute and tin whistle, as well as an accomplished singer and concertina, fiddle, piano and harmonium player. As composers each contributes to the tapestry of contemporary folk and world music as it flourishes in the US today. Together, they weave songs and tunes of vibrant color and rich texture.

Scott Alarik of The Boston Globe calls Cindy “…one of folk music’s most respected songwriters… provocative, heart-wise, and original …a brilliant guitarist….” Mike Joyce of the Washington Post calls Grey “… a gifted multi-instrumentalist who consistently demonstrates his melodic finesse,” while The New Mexico Daily describes his playing as “positively spellbinding.” Cindy and Grey have also appeared with host Andrea Seabrook on National Public Radio’s “Weekend All Things Considered.”

The duo’s repertoire includes Cindy’s sparkling original songs, distinctive settings of traditional Irish music, Scandinavian fiddle duets, old-time fiddle and guitar tunes from southern Indiana, and new music that Cindy and Grey are inventing together. There is plenty of variety and breadth of musical territory here, all deeply rooted in folk traditions, and interwoven with the renaissance and baroque counterpoint in which both Cindy and Grey, coincidentally, were immersed while growing up. In addition to their beautiful vocals and instrumental talents, they have plenty of stories that put the music into a personal context.

Here are some samples of their music:

Tide and the River Rising
T Billy’s Jig/Have a Drink
Back When We Were All Machines

Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door, Students/Children: $5. Available at the church office, Gulf of Maine Books, or online at  Two-thirds of the net proceeds of the 2018-2019.



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