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Week of January 14, 2018

Sunday January 14

Tuesday January 16 Wednesday January 24 Thursday January 25
  • Coffee and Book Time: an hour of book sharing. 10 am at 93 Main Coffee Shop. Bring whatever you are currently reading and share a short passage with other readers. It's a great way to expand your reading list and a good excuse for a mid-morning coffee break.
Friday January 26 Saturday January 27
  • Ukulele Players Unite! 10 am at 93 Main Coffee Shop. Free coffee for uke players. Jean and Evan are teaming up to organize the Unity Ukulele Ensemble. Could be a class for all levels, a jam session, a performance group. Bring your uke. We'll see what happens.

    At 11:30 Music & Lunch at 93 Main kicks off with Mixed Woods, a newly local soft folk duo performing both endearing covers and stirring original tunes. Mixed Woods is coming off their first tour of the east coast, which took them from New York to Virginia in early December.

Friday February 2
  • Fules Gold 7:00pm at Unity Center for the Performing Arts. Fules Gold is a Maine born group of one of a kind musicians, that provide a unique medley of genres and relatable lyrics. Their genre ranges from progressive, rock, reggae, to folk and jam. They'll likely give the audience some classic Grateful Dead but they have all originals from their soon to be released album "The Prize."
Wednesday February 7
Thursday February 8
  • The Unity Cemetery Committee would like to invite you to The Unity College Center for Performing Arts on February 8th at 6pm to see the award winning documentary A Will for the Woods. For years our committee has been asked about starting a green burial cemetery. Green burials are traditional and natural burials like those that took place before the funeral industry took over. Burial in a green cemetery is also much less expensive. Perhaps this documentary can help us all get started toward the goal of providing a green cemetery in our communities. February 15th has been set aside as a snow date. There will be no charge for the movie.

  • An American Ascent 8:00pm at Unity Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets: FREE. An American Ascent is a documentary film about the first African-American expedition to tackle North America's highest peak, Denali.
Saturday February 10
  • Beginning Beekeeping10 a.m. to 4 p.m at MOFGA's Common Ground Education Center in Unity. Fee: $50 for MOFGA members; $75 for non-members. Our beekeeping short course covers the essentials to get you going in the world of beekeeping, such as where to locate your apiary, characteristics of different races of bees, where to purchase bees and equipment, how to assemble that equipment, and how to establish your first hive and get it through the first season.

  • Annual Murder Mystery Dinner Theater: When Harry Terminated Sally 5:30pm at Unity College Center for the Performing Arts. Join us for a wine and dine experience you won't soon forget (if you make it through the night)
    "Dirty" Harry Humperdinck, singing detective, has his eye on the prize - but "Princess" Baby Buttercup has no plans to be anybody's trophy bride. Except for maybe Johnny "Favourite" Castille... but why is he late to the dance?
    And what does the mysteriously elusive Six Fingered Man have to do with the rapidly rising body count?
    It's time to sharpen your mullets, comb up that big hair and dig out your parachute pants and polka dots for Hallowell Open Theater Troupe's murderous homage to all of your favorite 80's movies, "When Sally Terminated Harry." February 10th at Unity College Center for the Performing Arts.
    Guests are encouraged to dress for the times in their best 1980's showstopping outfit, or even as a specific 1980's movie character.
    Hors D'oeuvres and cash bar from 5:30-6:15, including Spanakopita, Raspberry and Brie Cheese bites in a phyllo dough, and a selection of fresh fruits and bites.
    In the banquet hall, we will follow with a fresh salad with local greens, Chicken Piccata in a wine reduction with capers, and fresh sauteed vegetables, as well as a glass of red or white served with dinner for guests 21+. Dessert is going to be an 80's treat!
    The show will take place around you throughout the night.
Wednesday February 14
  • Sebasticook Regional Land Trust Monthly Speaker Series Restoring Connections to Place. 6:30 pm at 93 Main. For more information, please contact info@sebasticookrlt.org or call 948-3766.
    Diadromous Fish of the Kennebec River Basin: A look into the past, present and future of these species in Central Maine. This talk will explore the history of Diadromous fish in the Kennebec River basin in central Maine. An emphasis will be placed on fisheries restoration work.
    Nate Gray, veteran fisheries specialist at the Department of Marine Resources. His specialties are stock enhancement, alewife, and shad. Nate is well known to SRLT as a founding member of the Alewife Restoration Initiative and as the wise guru of all things alewife.
Saturday March 3