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  • 2015-08-28 Sunset Storm, photographed by Jim Huning. "This beautiful convective storm developed over Searsport on Thursday."
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Upcoming Events

8/28/15 (Fri)

Fourth Friday Art Walk (Belfast; 5:30-8 PM) Enjoy an evening stroll down the streets of Belfast, when the downtown art galleries keep their doors open for Fourth Friday Art Walk. Over a dozen art venues participate. Maps are available at Belfast’s art galleries. For more information, visit

8/29/15 (Sat)

Good Vibrations Band (Hideaway Diner; 6-9 PM) Come and enjoy some great rock and roll music. Tickets are $10 per person and includes a buffet. Beer, wine and soda available at additional cost. Good Vibrations plays 50's & 60's rock and roll, rockabilly, country and more. For reservations call (207) 338-1374.

8/29/15 (Sat)

Moon Viewing at the Penobscot Narrows Observatory (Penobscot Narrows Bridge at Fort Knox State Park; 8-10 PM) $5 per person (all ages). Rain and/or clouds will result in cancellation. For complete information, visit

8/30/15 (Sun)

Around Islesboro Race Planning Session (NYC Clubhouse; 9 AM) Help needed for land support activities, pre- & post-race social activities, etc. Interested parties are welcome and encouraged to attend. Contact Lindsay Huntoon (978-979-8404 or or Gordon Fuller (

9/4-6/15 (Fri-Sun)

Camden Windjammer Festival (Camden Harbor) The fleet gathers in picturesque Camden Harbor for festivities reminiscent of the days when hundreds of coastal schooners lined the waterfront. Festivities include a parade of sail, flag-raising ceremonies, live music, dancing and fireworks. Raft-Up! For more information, visit

9/5-6/15 (Sat-Sun)

Vintage Motorcycle Meet (Owl’s Head Transportation Museum, Owl’s Head; 9 AM-3 PM) This much anticipated annual gathering attracts hundreds of antique motorcycles from all over New England. With favorite marques including Triumph, Harley Davidson, Indian, Honda, Ducati and BMW interspersed with rare and obscure antique bikes from the world over. In 2014 this event attracted more than 300 exhibitors. For more information, visit

9/5/15 (Sat)

Annual Bayside Chili Party (35 Clinton Avenue; 6 PM) Come participate in this annual end-of-the-summer event. Chili will be provided, but please bring a family-sized dish to share, your own beverages, and chairs if you want to sit. Hosted by Susan Spollett, John Lojek, and Clif Staples.

9/6/15 (Sun)

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

9/7/15 (Mon)

Labor Day

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