Posts Tagged: Adults

AA Meeting @St.Christopher’s

This meeting is open and anyone may attend. Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for A.A. membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are… AA Meeting @St.Christopher’s“>Read more »

5th Maine Annual Dinner & Lecture:The Confederate Monuments Controversy @5thMaine

6pm: Social and Buffet 6:45: Business meeting 7pm Lecture “The Confederate Monuments Controversy and the Need for Greater Context” Larissa Vigue Picard, Director of Pejepscot Historical Society in Brunswick, examines the issue historically and through the lens of Joshua Chamberlain’s own complex views on slavery, saving the Union, and reconciliation following the Civil War.  Free… 5th Maine Annual Dinner & Lecture:The Confederate Monuments Controversy @5thMaine“>Read more »

TEIA Talk “Why Do Teenagers Do What They Do?

Why Do Teenagers Do What They Do? by Abby Baird.  Dr. Baird, a Vassar College professor of psychological science, shares research on why adolescents make poor decisions. Fascinating for anyone who is or knows a teen.

Art on the Porch @5th Maine

It’s our annual show of Peaks Island artists’ work. Come shop for paintings, photographs, jewelry, fiber crafts, and lots more. After you make your purchases, enjoy our grilled hamburgers and hot dogs.

“The Process and Pitfalls of Historic Preservation”Lecture@5thMaine

The Process and Pitfalls of Historic Preservation”  7pm Blake Swihart’s talk will draw from case studies on Peaks Island, including the Peaks Island Amusement District, and Portland, including development on Munjoy Hill.  Free and open to the public.  

Illustration Institute Nature Sketchbooks by the Sea @5thMaine

Join author Lyn Smith and Peaks Island illustrator Jamie Hogan for an Illustration Institute workshop in nature studies. With demonstrations and direct observation of nature specimens from the Maine environment, everyone will make discoveries within handmade sketchbooks. Come sharpen your eyes and your pencils! Enjoy a rare opportunity to learn from two of the most… Illustration Institute Nature Sketchbooks by the Sea @5thMaine“>Read more »

Library Book Sale

Pick up some new summer reads and support your island library!! Book sale to be held in the Community Room. Come and take a look at the wildly numerous books available.