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The Anatomy of a Great Deception

Date and Time: 10/01/2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The 9/11 documentary, The Anatomy of a Great Deception, will be shown at Southwest Harbor Public Library on Wednesday, October 1, 7:15pm. A discussion will follow. For more info. call the Library at 244-7065.

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Popular Talks & Walks Program Returns to Bar Harbor

Date and Time: 10/02/2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

The popular Thursday morning “Talks & Walks” program, a joint partnership of the MDI YMCA and Jesup Memorial Library, returns on October 2 at 10:30 a.m. when author Martha Barron Barrett will discuss her book, “Slow Travel,” at the Jesup.

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Steven Raab: Get Up Close and Personal with History

Date and Time: 10/02/2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Jesup Memorial Library hosts Steve Raab, world renowned collector/dealer in historic documents, on Thursday, Oct. 2, at 7 p.m. for a talk about the search for historic treasures – how The Raab Collection finds them and what they do with them.

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First Friday Art Walk at the Jesup

Date and Time: 10/03/2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Bar Harbor’s final First Friday Art Walk of the year takes place on October 3rd, and Mount Desert Islander Editor Earl Brechlin will be the featured artist at the Jesup Memorial Library, located at 34 Mount Desert Street.

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Death Café

Date and Time: 10/05/2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Many people recognize that we live in a death denying culture and that we can live more fully if we embrace the fact that death happens. Death Café is not a support group, but rather a forum of open discussion for people, often strangers, to gather, eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. Refreshments will be provided and there is no fee to attend.

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Downton Abbey Tea

Date and Time: 10/05/2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Beginning October 5th at 2PM and continuing every Sunday a viewing of all previous episodes of Downton Abbey at the YWCA MDI.

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Breast Health Center Reception

Date and Time: 10/07/2014 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

The Breast Center at MDI Hospital is changing its name to the Breast Health Center at MDI Hospital. We’re adding “Health” to our name to better reflect what we do: provide comprehensive, compassionate care to guide, educate, and support our patients and their families. Meet the staff, join us for refreshments, door prizes and live music as we celebrate.                                                                                                                    

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MDI Hospital Legislative Advocacy Breakfast

Date and Time: 10/09/2014 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Please join MDI Hospital President/CEO Art Blank for a complimentary breakfast and conversation about the opportunities and challenges in our current legislative landscape. For more information or to attend this informational breakfast, kindly respond by Tuesday, October 7th to Oka Hutchins, MDI Hospital’s Public Affairs Officer, at oka.hutchins@mdihospital.org or at 288-5082, ext. 1423.

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Pink Tie/Attire Day

Date and Time: 10/09/2014 12:00 PM - 12:00 PM

In honor of Breast Health Awareness Month in October, the Breast Health Center at MDI Hospital invites our community to participate in our third annual Pink Tie/Attire Day. When you wear your favorite pink tie or attire, you will be showing your support in the fight against breast cancer. Group photo to be taken at Noon on the steps of the Breast Health Center Steps.  

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"Japanese Gardens"

Date and Time: 10/09/2014 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Woodrow Wilson Fellow Richard J. Wood to present “Japanese Gardens” at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9 in the McCormick Lecture Hall at College of the Atlantic; free and open to the public.

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Cook For a Cause - Top Chef

Date and Time: 10/30/2014 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Local amateur chefs let you sample their favorite homemade dishes at the beautiful Bar Harbor Club on West Street in Bar Harbor.

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