Maine Heritage Orchard Workdays
Join us in the Maine Heritage Orchard at MOFGA's Common Ground Education Center in Unity on August 31 to help care for the orchard, get outside and maybe learn something new along the way. We'll be there from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Feel free to stop by for the day or for a couple of hours. In case of inclement weather, call the MOFGA office first, at 207-568-4142. Dress for the weather, and you may want to bring lunch, a water bottle and some tools. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday September 1
Beginning Cheesemaking Workshop
Thursday, September 1, 2016; 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Registration: $35; $25 MOFGA members; Free for Journeypeople.
Join Frank Giglio in Unity or Patti Hamilton in Portland and learn how to make cheese in your own kitchen! This class for beginning cheesemakers (no experience necessary!) will teach participants how they can make simple cheeses at home and provide ideas about fun recipes to prepare with their creations. Register for either location.
Sunday School at Unity United Methodist Church.
Come join us for our opening day!
Sunday, September 4th at 10:00 am.
Unity United Methodist Church is at 13 Depot Street in Unity.
We will be serving a free breakfast at 9:15 am. Ages 3-12 welcome.
For more information please call: 207-314-2148
Unity Special Town Meeting 6:30pm at the Fire Station to vote on spending surplus funds for heat pumps for the town office, and TIF funds for sidewalk repair on Main Street and a fire service rescue vehicle. Read the Warrant.
English country dancing resumes at the UCCPA. Lovely live dance
music by the North Star Sisters. All dances taught, no experience needed.
Dancing starts at 7 PM. FMI, 568-7597 or email@example.com
Friday September 16
Lucas St. Clair. 10:30 am at Unity College Center for the Performing Arts. On August 24th, President Obama declared over 87,000 acres in Northern Maine the North Woods National Monument. On September 16, Maine Woods Forever and the UCCPA are hosting speaker Lucas St. Clair, son of Roxanne Quimby, who will speak about his years of hard work making this possible. Join us! The event is free and open to the public.
Evergreen 7 pm at Unity College Center for the Performing Arts.
Evergreen is Joe Kennedy (harmonica, bass & vocals), Nel Kennedy (bass, guitar, autoharp, mandolin & vocals), Steve Chiasson (guitar & vocals), Chris Prickitt (banjo, guitar, mandolin, accordion & vocals). You can hear some samples of the band’s work HERE.
Friday September 23
Robert Hunter 7:00pm at Unity College Center for the Performing Arts.
Robert Hunter is a singer-song writer and author who plays an intimate and moving all original acoustic set. His heart felt songs, currently in production in Nashville, have been described as cerebral and gut wrenching and are accompanied by the humorous, and (mostly) true stories behind the music.
Saturday September 24
David Mallet 7:30pm at Unity College Center for the Performing Arts.
Singer-songwriter, David Mallett, is one of America’s true original troubadours.
In a career spanning four decades, he has recorded 14 albums, had several hundred covers of his songs, including the American folk classic Garden Song [Inch by Inch, Row by Row] and performed in clubs, concert halls and festivals across the US, Canada and Europe. He has appeared on numerous broadcasts, including National Public Radio’s A Prairie Home Companion. Known for his carefully written, poetic offerings, his body of work has provided material for an eclectic list of artists that includes Alison Krauss, Pete Seeger, Hal Ketchum, Emmylou Harris, John Denver and the Muppets.