Posts Tagged: Lecture

Rise of Island Tourism @5thMaine

Come here Keven Richardson present views on the Rise of Island Tourism

Annual Mtg Friends of PI Library @Community Center

The Friends of Peaks Island Library will have their annual meeting program at 6:30pm July 17. Kenneth Gloss, proprietor of the internationally known Brattle Book Shop will be the guest speaker at the Friends of the Peaks Island Library’s Annual Meeting, on Wednesday, July 17 at 6:30 pm in the Community Room. Ken will discuss… Annual Mtg Friends of PI Library @Community Center “>Read more »

HR763: Climate Change @Community Room

Former Peaks resident Sam Saltonstall returns to our Island to give a presentation on the bipartisan Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Art (HR763). Sam will explain what HR763 will accomplish and how. Sam is an active member of Citizen’s Climate Lobby, which has eight chapters in Maine, one of them in Portland. He and 19… HR763: Climate Change @Community Room“>Read more »

Climate Changes All of Us @CommunityRoom

The Gulf of Maine Research Institute welcomes one and all to a community conversation about climate change at the Peaks Island Community Room. Featured speakers include former Peaks Island resident and President of GMRI, Don Perkins, also with Gayle Bowness, Science Education Program Manager. This event is sponsored by Friends of the Peaks Island Library…. Climate Changes All of Us @CommunityRoom“>Read more »

Paddlequest 1500 @Inn on Peaks

Come learn about this 1500 mile, 75 day, solo canoe/kayak odyssey. John Connelly to talk about Paddlequest 1500. FREE

ecomaine Presentation @Community Center

ecomaine Senior Environmental Educator, Katrina Bussiere-Venhuizen will speak about the simple reuse/recycling choices we make daily. Come and learn “Use this, not that”; decisions that will save money, care for the environment, and help those around you. Learn what can and what cannot be recycled. Learn where your recycling and trash actually go after the… ecomaine Presentation @Community Center”>Read more »

Septic System Basics @Community Center

Peaks Environmental Action Team & RCAP Solutions*  Invite you to: Septic System Basics for Homeowners, Community Leaders, Planners and Realtors  Did you know that about 80% of the Peaks Island homeowners have septic systems? Art Astarita, Peaks Alumnus and Maine State Lead for RCAP Solutions will discuss: Why wastewater treatment and septic systems are important How a septic system… Septic System Basics @Community Center “>Read more »

Brenda Buchanan & Elizabeth Peavey on Writing @5th Maine

Buchanan & Peavey on Writing: all it takes is Grit, Imagination, Warmth, Humor, Professionalism & Determination! And lots of it…. Join Illustration Institute as we welcome crime writer Brenda Buchanan and memoirist Elizabeth Peavey to the Fifth Maine Regiment Museum for an intimate conversation about their work and the work of writing. Two thoughtful and… Brenda Buchanan & Elizabeth Peavey on Writing @5th Maine “>Read more »

Illustration Institute: An Evening with Peter Sis @TEIA

HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN MEDAL RECIPIENT, MACARTHUR FELLOW Peter Sis is a world renowned children’s book author/ illustrator, editorial artist and muralist. He’ll be signing a selection of his books for sale. Weds Aug 29  6:30 – 8:30 PM Peter Sis lecture & reception, TEIA club (Trefethen-Evergreen Improvement Association) Trefethen Landing off Island Ave, Peaks Island Meet… Illustration Institute: An Evening with Peter Sis @TEIA“>Read more »