Community Calendar

FEBRUARY 13: Reading Group: “Beloved” by Toni Morrison at 5:30 p.m. at Calais Bookshop, 405 Main St. For more information, call 454-1110.

FEBRUARY 13: Monthly Sea Chantey! Sailor’s Valentine Sea Songs of Sweet-Hearts at Pembroke Library, 221 Old Country Road. Starts at 7:00 p.m. Free admission.

FEBRUARY 14: Happy Valentine’s Day!

FEBRUARY 14: The Maine Educational Opportunity Center will be hosting a free workshop entitled Essentials of College Planning for adults 19 & over at the Machias CareerCenter, 53 Prescott Drive, Suite 1 at 10:00 a.m. To register or for more information, call 1-800-281-3703 or

FEBRUARY 14: Caring Connection Support group for women diagnosed with breast cancer in Mona Van Wart’s office at CRH from 3:00 p.m to 4:00 p.m. FMI contact Mona at 454-3906 or Eva at 454-2006.

FEBRUARY 15: Seniority Bordertown Bowling at 11:00 a.m. in St. Stephen. Call Mary Brown at 454-9262 to sign up. Lunch following.

FEBRUARY 15: Valentine’s Dance at Edmunds Consolidated School. This was originally scheduled for February 8.

FEBRUARY 16: Golden Harmony will be performing at Second Baptist Church, Calais at 6:30 p.m. est.

FEBRUARY 17: Family band the Barra MacNeils performing at Calais High School at 2:00 p.m. est. Reservations: Tom MacDonald 207-214-2067. FMI on the Performers:

FEBRUARY 20: St. Croix Quilters will be meeting at the Methodist Homes Rec. Center on Palmer St. in Calais at 6:00 p.m.  Program will be with Joline Cook demonstrating “curved applique vines”.  Public welcome.  Refreshments will be served.

FEBRUARY 27: Seniority Breafkast Club at Wichachee Restaurant at 7:00 a.m.

MARCH 15: Music concert at Pembroke Public Library, 221 Old County Road fr om 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Donations benefit the library.


-Wednesdays: AL-ANON meets at 6:30 p.m. in the old Calais Hospital basement.

-Fridays: Caregiver Support group at Machias Veterans’ Home meets first Friday of every month at 2:00 p.m. Contact Lisa at 255-0162 FMI. 

-Mondays - Weekly computer tutorials beginning at Lincoln Memorial Library in Dennysville 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Open and free to all.

-Saturdays: Shape-Note singing at the Cobscook Community Learning Center, first Saturday of every month from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Potluck supper after. All levels of experience welcome.

-3rd Saturday of Each Month: Calais Chapter of the American Sewing Guild meets at the Second Baptist Church, Church Street, Calais at 10:00 a.m. FMI call Irene at 454-2422.

1st Thursday of the Month: WCDA will meet at the Machias CareerCenter and by video-conference at WCCC President’s Conference Room from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.