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Events - Dec 7 20

Frontier Virtual Cinema 07/16/20 - 12/31/20 at 12:00 am

Frontier Virtual Cinema

Virtually connecting our community through a curated selection of films, inspired by culture and art. Click HERE for a list of all current titles.

Kajak! A Virtual Exhibit 10/20/20 - 12/20/21 at 12:00 am

Kajak! A Virtual Exhibit

Inspired by the full-sized Nunatsiavut kayak given to the College in 1891 and on display in the museum gallery for over 50 years, this exhibit explores making and using traditional kayaks from Greenland, Labrador, and beyond. It features over 20 model kayaks and umiaks, as well as associated equipment, historic film and photographs, and the centerpiece of the exhibit, a full size replica of the 1891 Kajak created for this exhibit.
 
You can explore the full object-based exhibit, as well as various multimedia components, online. Recordings of lectures and other virtual events during the 2020-21 academic year will also be posted here, so be sure to check back.

www.bowdoin.edu/arctic-museum/exhibits/2020/kayak-exhibition

Maine Holiday Craft Pop-Up Shop 11/15/20 - 12/24/20 at 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Maine Holiday Craft Pop-Up Shop

Come join us for a socially distant Holiday Craft Pop-Up in downtown Brunswick! Come support your local community and #shoplocal this Holiday season with wonderful gift ideas from some amazing local artisans!
 
Lemont Block (former Wyler space)
November 15th – December 24th.Tuesday through Sunday,  11 AM – 6 PM, closed Thanksgiving and Mondays!
 
Artists include: 
Catherine Worthington
Tandem Glass
Liz Prescott – JewelryRebecca May Verrill
Pretty Flours by Molly Thompson
Amy Smith of Blue Feet Studio
Rebecca May Verrill Pottery
Beth Thompson – Jewelry
Thread Tree Gifts
In addition we are featuring GoGo Refill from South Portland which has sustainably made, low-waste household items and offers:
  1. BYO clean containers – like a mason jar, shampoo bottle, or laundry detergent container – don’t worry, we have containers here too!
  2. Our team members will help you choose refillable products, and we’ll do all of the pumping and pouring.
  3. Weigh & pay: we charge by the weight of your purchase.

The basement level will feature an Antiques and Vintage Pop – Up shop curated by Antiquities Refuge League by Deborah Mclean. 

Maine Made Marketplace 11/23/20 - 12/24/20 at 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Maine Made Marketplace

Maine Made Photos – Iconic Maine landscape photography. Photos on canvas, large and small.

Plus a variety of other vendors:

Butterstamp Workshop
Dust of the Earth Pottery
Chickadee Crafting
Old Moose Crafts
Robert of Maine

Hours vary depending on the day and the weather.

 

 

 

 

Kids Tennis at Maine Pines - Orange Ball 12/07/20 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Kids Tennis at Maine Pines - Orange Ball

Calling all kids ages 8-11!

Join us on the courts using our junior sized equipment! Juniors will learn tennis skills and strategies through game based drills, all while practicing footwork and coordination! Players will have fun while learning this lifetime sport!

Orange ball runs from 5 – 6pm Mondays &/or Fridays. Cost is 1 day/week $40, 2 days/week $65, 3 months/1 day $110, and 3 months/2 days $180. You get a free junior racket if you sign up for 3 months! Join us today by calling 729-8433!

Maine Pines Kids Tennis - Ages 4 to 7 12/07/20 at 5:15 pm - 5:55 pm

Maine Pines Kids Tennis - Ages 4 to 7

Calling all kids ages 4 – 7!

Join us for red ball tennis, which uses USTA approved red ball courts. This program teaches players hand eye coordination, tennis footwork, and basic skills and strategies of the game. Players will have fun while learning to play through a game based format!

Meets on Mon. &/or Fridays from 5:15-5:55. Cost: 1 day/week $40; 2 days/week $65; 3 months/1 day $110; 3 months/2 days $180 (and a free junior racket if you sign up for 3 months!). Join us today by calling 729-8433!

Bowdoin International Music Festival - June Han in Concert 12/07/20 at 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Bowdoin International Music Festival - June Han in Concert

The Festival is delighted to present a free online concert by faculty member and harpist June Han. The program will include works for solo harp by Alphonse Hasselmans, Louis Spohr, Marcel Tournier, and more.

June Han in Concert
Monday, December 7 at 7:30 PM EST
Online (Website, YouTube, Facebook) | Free
Register online or call the Festival at 207-373-1400. 

We look forward to being with you online!

ABOUT THE ARTIST
Described as “mesmerizing” by The New York Times and “devoted, passionate, and inspirational” by her Festival harp students, June Han is an active proponent of chamber and contemporary music. Han has performed with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Speculum Musicae, Manhattan Sinfonietta, Bronx Art Ensemble, Music from Japan, the Group for Contemporary Music, among others. As an orchestral musician, she has collaborated with Orchestre de Paris, the Kirov Opera Orchestra, the Mariinsky Orchestra, New York City Opera, and frequently performs with the New York Philharmonic, Boston Symphony, and the Metropolitan Opera. In addition to the Festival, she serves on the faculties of Yale School of Music, Columbia University’s Music Performance Program, The Juilliard School Pre-College Division, and the Peabody Institute of Music. Read more about Dr. Han on our website.

Harpist June Han in Concert 12/07/20 at 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Harpist June Han in Concert

The Bowdoin International Music Festival is pleased to present harpist June Han in concert, Monday, December 7th at 7:30 EST. A dedicated faculty member of the Brunswick-based summer music institute, June Han has been described as “mesmerizing” by The New York Times and “devoted, passionate, and inspirational” by her Festival harp students.

Presented online at no charge, this solo concert can be viewed on the Festival’s website, YouTube channel, and Facebook page. Dr. Han will perform repertoire including works by Alphonse Hasselmans, Louis Spohr, Marcel Tournier, and more.

This performance will provide a front row seat to all viewers, and a rare opportunity to enjoy the intricacy and depth of this master harpist at work. Registration is suggested and donations are encouraged.

For more information, visit bowdoinfestival.org or call the Festival directly at 207.373.1400.

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