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A great community nestled on the shores of the Penobscot Bay!
  • 2018-04-21 Old Friends Catch Up, photographed last summer by Steve Trenholm aboard Sizzlin' Sal at Eaton's Boatyard in Castine. Pictured is Kenny Eaton, long-time friend of Ann and Waldo Strahan's and owner of Eaton's Boatyard, with Ann 'Mimi' Strahan and NYC Commodore Jim Facey.
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Upcoming Events

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Other Bayside Event


4/23/18 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

4/23/18 (Mon)

Belfast Historical Society Program: “Honoring the Death of President Abraham Lincoln” (Abbott Room, Belfast Free Library; 7 PM) Join Duncan Newcomer at this commemoration the 153rd anniversary of the assassination of President Lincoln which occurred on April 15, 1865. For more information on this free program, visit

4/25/18 (Wed)

Northport Special Town Meeting (Enda Drinkwater School; 7:30 PM) The purpose of this meeting is to act on the Right of First Refusal on land owned by the Belfast Water District at Little River (Northport Tax Map U1, Lot 6). The Special Town Meeting Warrant is available at Information may be picked up at the Town Office during regular business hours. There will be an informational meeting immediately before the Special Town Meeting, from 6:30-7:30 PM. Contact the town office at 207-338-3819 for more information.

5/1/18 (Tue)

Bayside Seasonal Water Commissioning Date Contact Amy Eldridge at or 207-338-0751.

5/1/18 (Tue)

Fort Knox and the Penobscot Narrows Observatory Open (Prospect). Open through late October. The Fort Knox State historic site features one of America's best-preserved examples of seacoast fortifications constructed in the 1800s. More information available at

5/9/18 (Wed)

Trails Talk (followed by a short hike at the Long Cove Preserve) (Carver Memorial Library, Searsport; 4:30-6 PM) Led by Land Trust Stewardship Project Manager Hale Morell, this informative talk will clue you into hiking/recreation options in your area. Afterwards, join Hale for a short hike at the Long Cove Preserve. For more information, visit

5/11/18 (Fri)

Utilities Department Meeting (Community Hall; 2:30 PM) Contact Amy Eldridge at or 207-338-0751.

5/12/18 (Sat)

First Annual Belfast Roadside Trash Clean Up (Front Street Parking Lot, Belfast; 7 AM-3 PM) Just show up at 7 AM at the Front Street parking lot to get your supplies and assignments. Each volunteer will get a free "Keeping Belfast Maine Beautiful" safety orange t-shirt paid for by a contributing business. After all your hard work, you will be treated to hot dogs, hamburgers, soft drinks and chips in the Front Street parking lot. See the "Keeping Belfast Maine Beautiful" Facebook page for more information and to sign up online.

5/12/18 (Sat)

A Salty Upbringing: Tales of Maritime Mothers (Merithew and Fowler True Ross Houses, Church Street, Searsport; 4-6 PM) Hear a troop of young actors tell the tales of the mothers depicted in portraits from the Penobscot Marine Museum's collection and tour our Sea Captain's home. This free program is in partnership with the Searsport District Middle School's National Junior Honor Society. For more information, visit

5/13/18 (Sun)

Mothers’ Day

5/13/18 (Sun)

Overseers’ Meeting (Community Hall; 9 AM) Contact Amy Eldridge at or 207-338-0751.

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