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EASTERN MAINE WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S®2017

Date and Time: 10/21/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.
 
The Alzheimer’s Association Eastern Maine Walk to End Alzheimer’s will take place on Saturday, October 21, 2017 next to Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion located at 1 Railroad Street in Bangor. Nearly 1,000 people from the Bangor area are expected at this year’s event to raise awareness and funds to fight Alzheimer’s disease.
Walk participants will complete a three-mile walk and will learn about Alzheimer's disease, advocacy opportunities, clinical studies enrollment and support programs and services from the Alzheimer’s Association. 
Participants will also join in a meaningful tribute ceremony to honor those affected by Alzheimer's disease.
 
In Maine alone, there are more than 27,000 people living with the disease and 69,000 caregivers.  In the United States, more than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's disease, the sixth-leading cause of death in and the only disease among the top 10 causes that cannot be cured, prevented or even slowed. Additionally, more than 15 million family and friends provide care to people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
 
Register today. Sign up as a Team Captain, join a team or register to walk as an individual at alz.org/walk.
 
Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s®
The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Since 1989, the Alzheimer’s Association® mobilized millions of Americans in the Alzheimer’s Association Memory Walk®; now the Alzheimer’s Association is continuing to lead the way with Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Together, we can end Alzheimer’s – the nation’s sixth-leading cause of death.
 
Alzheimer's Association®
The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s research, care and support. Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our vision is a world without Alzheimer’s. Visit alz.org® or call 800.272.3900.

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The Bar Harbor Prohibition Tour

Date and Time: 10/21/2017 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Take a fun  walking tour of Bar Harbor's rum running history to hear danger-filled tales of police dodging and sinful speakeasy delights alongside quirky history like where to get a pickled egg and a shot for 10 cents!  Get an exclusive interior tour of the famous Art Deco 1932 Criterion Theatre, home of just one of the hidden gin joints in Downtown and maybe even purchase your own giggle-water and retro-snacks after the tour.

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Bar Harbor Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Date and Time: 10/21/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Bar Harbor of yesteryear will come alive on this evening lantern lit walking tour as The Lady in the Red Cloak blends colorful history, real stories and legends of the paranormal.

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Bar Harbor Ghost Tour

Date and Time: 10/21/2017 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Look for the Blue Lantern!  Embark on this evening stroll through spirit-filled places on Bar Harbor's original ghost tour.  You will be regaled with authentic stories of the history, people, and events in our shared past by your historically dressed tour guide while you thrill to tales of ghosts, curses, and Wabanaki Indian spirits still haunting the landscape of this idyllic seaside town. Rated PG

For a special treat see our Snack & Scare Package


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Bar Harbor Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Date and Time: 10/22/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Bar Harbor of yesteryear will come alive on this evening lantern lit walking tour as The Lady in the Red Cloak blends colorful history, real stories and legends of the paranormal.

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Bar Harbor Ghost Tour

Date and Time: 10/22/2017 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Look for the Blue Lantern!  Embark on this evening stroll through spirit-filled places on Bar Harbor's original ghost tour.  You will be regaled with authentic stories of the history, people, and events in our shared past by your historically dressed tour guide while you thrill to tales of ghosts, curses, and Wabanaki Indian spirits still haunting the landscape of this idyllic seaside town. Rated PG

For a special treat see our Snack & Scare Package


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Bar Harbor Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Date and Time: 10/23/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Bar Harbor of yesteryear will come alive on this evening lantern lit walking tour as The Lady in the Red Cloak blends colorful history, real stories and legends of the paranormal.

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Bar Harbor Ghost Tour

Date and Time: 10/23/2017 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Look for the Blue Lantern!  Embark on this evening stroll through spirit-filled places on Bar Harbor's original ghost tour.  You will be regaled with authentic stories of the history, people, and events in our shared past by your historically dressed tour guide while you thrill to tales of ghosts, curses, and Wabanaki Indian spirits still haunting the landscape of this idyllic seaside town. Rated PG

For a special treat see our Snack & Scare Package


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Tuesday Golf Croquet

Date and Time: 10/24/2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The public is invited to play 6 wicket, golf croquet on Tuesday afternoons, June - October. $10 per week for non croquet members. Pay when you come to play. Equipment is provided if needed. No experience needed.

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Bar Harbor Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Date and Time: 10/24/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Bar Harbor of yesteryear will come alive on this evening lantern lit walking tour as The Lady in the Red Cloak blends colorful history, real stories and legends of the paranormal.

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Bar Harbor Ghost Tour

Date and Time: 10/24/2017 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Look for the Blue Lantern!  Embark on this evening stroll through spirit-filled places on Bar Harbor's original ghost tour.  You will be regaled with authentic stories of the history, people, and events in our shared past by your historically dressed tour guide while you thrill to tales of ghosts, curses, and Wabanaki Indian spirits still haunting the landscape of this idyllic seaside town. Rated PG

For a special treat see our Snack & Scare Package


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Southwest Harbor Drama Club

Date and Time: 10/25/2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Join Joe Marshall for a new monthly play-reading club beginning Wednesday, October 25, 5:00pm at Southwest Harbor Public Library. For more information, call Joe at 207-735-7322 or the Library at 207-244-7065.

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Bar Harbor Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Date and Time: 10/25/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Bar Harbor of yesteryear will come alive on this evening lantern lit walking tour as The Lady in the Red Cloak blends colorful history, real stories and legends of the paranormal.

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Bar Harbor Ghost Tour

Date and Time: 10/25/2017 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Look for the Blue Lantern!  Embark on this evening stroll through spirit-filled places on Bar Harbor's original ghost tour.  You will be regaled with authentic stories of the history, people, and events in our shared past by your historically dressed tour guide while you thrill to tales of ghosts, curses, and Wabanaki Indian spirits still haunting the landscape of this idyllic seaside town. Rated PG

For a special treat see our Snack & Scare Package


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MDI Hospital Legislative Advocacy Breakfast

Date and Time: 10/26/2017 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Please join MDI Hospital President Art Blank for breakfast and conversation about the opportunities and challenges in our current legislative landscape on Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 7:30 am to 9 am at Birch Bay Village, 25 Village Inn Road, Bar Harbor.

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Pumpkin Festival!

Date and Time: 10/26/2017 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Southwest Harbor Public Library - Thursday, October 26, 1 -5 pumpkin carving, 6:00 Mad Science of Maine “Spooktacular Halloween Show.” For more information, call the Library at 244-7065.
 
Southwest Harbor Public Library – Halloween night, October 31, 5:00 – 7:00 trick or treat for a free book. For more information, call the Library at 244-7065.

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Bar Harbor Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Date and Time: 10/26/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Bar Harbor of yesteryear will come alive on this evening lantern lit walking tour as The Lady in the Red Cloak blends colorful history, real stories and legends of the paranormal.

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Bar Harbor Ghost Tour

Date and Time: 10/26/2017 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Look for the Blue Lantern!  Embark on this evening stroll through spirit-filled places on Bar Harbor's original ghost tour.  You will be regaled with authentic stories of the history, people, and events in our shared past by your historically dressed tour guide while you thrill to tales of ghosts, curses, and Wabanaki Indian spirits still haunting the landscape of this idyllic seaside town. Rated PG

For a special treat see our Snack & Scare Package


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Bar Harbor Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Date and Time: 10/27/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Bar Harbor of yesteryear will come alive on this evening lantern lit walking tour as The Lady in the Red Cloak blends colorful history, real stories and legends of the paranormal.

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Bar Harbor Ghost Tour

Date and Time: 10/27/2017 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Look for the Blue Lantern!  Embark on this evening stroll through spirit-filled places on Bar Harbor's original ghost tour.  You will be regaled with authentic stories of the history, people, and events in our shared past by your historically dressed tour guide while you thrill to tales of ghosts, curses, and Wabanaki Indian spirits still haunting the landscape of this idyllic seaside town. Rated PG

For a special treat see our Snack & Scare Package


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Murder by the Book at the Jesup Memorial Library

Date and Time: 10/28/2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Be at the scene of the crime, the Jesup Memorial Library on Friday, Oct. 27 and Saturday, Oct. 28 for murder, mayhem and more as part of the third annual Murder by the Book, a mystery festival for readers and writers. Tess Gerritsen, whose 12th book in her Rizzoli & Isles series “I Know a Secret” was recently published, is the keynote speaker and will be giving a talk on Saturday at noon. This is your chance to meet one of your favorite mystery writers or find a new favorite, all in one place. The great authors coming this year include: Sarah Graves, Dorothy Cannell, Lynne Raimondo, Bruce Coffin, Brenda Buchanan, Vaughn Hardacker, Richard Cass and Katherine Nichols.

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The Bar Harbor Prohibition Tour

Date and Time: 10/28/2017 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Take a fun  walking tour of Bar Harbor's rum running history to hear danger-filled tales of police dodging and sinful speakeasy delights alongside quirky history like where to get a pickled egg and a shot for 10 cents!  Get an exclusive interior tour of the famous Art Deco 1932 Criterion Theatre, home of just one of the hidden gin joints in Downtown and maybe even purchase your own giggle-water and retro-snacks after the tour.

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Bar Harbor Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Date and Time: 10/28/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Bar Harbor of yesteryear will come alive on this evening lantern lit walking tour as The Lady in the Red Cloak blends colorful history, real stories and legends of the paranormal.

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Bar Harbor Ghost Tour

Date and Time: 10/28/2017 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Look for the Blue Lantern!  Embark on this evening stroll through spirit-filled places on Bar Harbor's original ghost tour.  You will be regaled with authentic stories of the history, people, and events in our shared past by your historically dressed tour guide while you thrill to tales of ghosts, curses, and Wabanaki Indian spirits still haunting the landscape of this idyllic seaside town. Rated PG

For a special treat see our Snack & Scare Package


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Bar Harbor Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Date and Time: 10/29/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Bar Harbor of yesteryear will come alive on this evening lantern lit walking tour as The Lady in the Red Cloak blends colorful history, real stories and legends of the paranormal.
The Bar Harbor of yesteryear will come alive on this evening lantern lit walking tour as The Lady in the Red Cloak blends colorful history, real stories and legends of the paranormal.

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Bar Harbor Ghost Tour

Date and Time: 10/29/2017 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Look for the Blue Lantern!  Embark on this evening stroll through spirit-filled places on Bar Harbor's original ghost tour.  You will be regaled with authentic stories of the history, people, and events in our shared past by your historically dressed tour guide while you thrill to tales of ghosts, curses, and Wabanaki Indian spirits still haunting the landscape of this idyllic seaside town. Rated PG

For a special treat see our Snack & Scare Package


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Bar Harbor Red Cloak Haunted History Tour

Date and Time: 10/30/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Bar Harbor of yesteryear will come alive on this evening lantern lit walking tour as The Lady in the Red Cloak blends colorful history, real stories and legends of the paranormal.
The Bar Harbor of yesteryear will come alive on this evening lantern lit walking tour as The Lady in the Red Cloak blends colorful history, real stories and legends of the paranormal.

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Bar Harbor Ghost Tour

Date and Time: 10/30/2017 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Look for the Blue Lantern!  Embark on this evening stroll through spirit-filled places on Bar Harbor's original ghost tour.  You will be regaled with authentic stories of the history, people, and events in our shared past by your historically dressed tour guide while you thrill to tales of ghosts, curses, and Wabanaki Indian spirits still haunting the landscape of this idyllic seaside town. Rated PG

For a special treat see our Snack & Scare Package


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Tuesday Golf Croquet

Date and Time: 10/31/2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The public is invited to play 6 wicket, golf croquet on Tuesday afternoons, June - October. $10 per week for non croquet members. Pay when you come to play. Equipment is provided if needed. No experience needed.

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Trick or Treat for Books

Date and Time: 10/31/2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

rick of treat for books at Southwest Harbor Public Library on Halloween night, October 31, 5:00pm – 700pm. For more info. call the Library, 244-7065.

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Chowder and Popovers, please! Class at Ambrosia Cooking School

Date and Time: 11/01/2017 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

The meal that Mainers ask for and savor. Learn the Maine historical tradition of chowders and the technique to be successful at making a varieties of perfect popovers. After tasting the chowder and popovers made during the demonstration class, you will want to duplicate these recipes at home. Opportunities to assist the chef will be available. 2 ½ hr .  50.00

Reserve at info@ambrosiacookingschool.com or (207) 288-4523

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Medicare Presentation

Date and Time: 11/01/2017 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Carroll Harper, President of Carroll Harper and Associates, will give a presentation at the Southwest Harbor Public Library about the ins and outs of Medicare, Wednesday, November 1, 3:00pm. Seats are limited. Pre-registration is required. Call the Library at 244-7065.

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Abstract Ideas, Art You Can Imagine

Date and Time: 11/01/2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Abstract artist, Greg Mason Burns, will have his work on display for the month of November at the Southwest Harbor Public Library. He will give a reception and talk about his art Wednesday evening, November 1, 5:30 – 7:30. For more information, call the Library at 244-7065.

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