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Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

Thursdays

Belfast Summer Nights Concert Series (Belfast; 5:30-7:30 PM) As always, free. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/BelfastSummerNights/. From June 27 through August 29.

Sundays

Shady Grove Cottage & Museum Open (Pleasant Street; By Appointment Only) Free. From July 5 through August 30. To schedule a visit, contact Joe Reilly (617-875-9149 or jpjvreilly@aol.com)

Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

1/1/20 (Wed)

New Year’s Day

1/8/20 (Wed)

Belfast Planning Board Special Meeting Regarding Nordic Aquafarms (University of Maine’s Hutchinson Center, 80 Belmont Avenue, Belfast; 6 PM) The Planning Board will only be accepting public comment on the topics in the Nordic Aquafarms permit applications for which a public hearing is identified on the agenda. For more information, visit https://www.cityofbelfast.org/ArchiveCenter/ViewFile/Item/2925.

1/9/20 (Thu)

Safety Committee Meeting (Conference Call; 4 PM) For those wishing to participate, please call (605) 468-8801 and enter access code 904069#. Items for discussion: 1. 2020 staffing: Police Dept; 2. 2020 staffing: Lifeguards; 3. Speed monitoring signs: update; 4. Dock safety sign: language; and 5. Other.

1/10/20 (Fri)

Utilities Department Meeting (Bayside Community Hall; 2:30 PM) Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

1/11/20 (Sat)

Parking Ordinance Review Discussion (Bayside Community Hall; 8:30 AM) The Governance Committee has undertaken a review of the parking ordinance to address parking concerns in the village. For those wishing to participate by phone, please call 855-212-0212 and enter access code 946-416-092#. The items to be discussed at this meeting include: parking ordinance; report (if any) on status of talks with school re: satellite parking; and confirmation of width of roads provided by Bill Paige. Contact Judy Metcalf, Chairman, Governance Committee, metcalf442@myfairpoint.net.

1/12/20 (Sun)

Infrastructure Committee Meeting (Bayside Community Hall and Conference Call; 8 AM) The engineer will be answering technical and cost questions with respect to the recent design submittals for the seawall project and the North Avenue drainage reconstruction. Drawings and cost estimates are available here. The public is invited to attend and comment. The meeting will adjourn in advance of the Overseers meeting at 9 AM. This will be the last opportunity for questioning the engineer before the design is completed at the beginning of February. If you cannot attend in person, you can attend via audio conference call by dialing either 888-240-4148 or 719-234-0214 and then entering access code 192910#. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

1/12/20 (Sun)

Overseers’ Meeting (Bayside Community Hall; 9 AM) Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

1/13/20 (Mon)

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

1/14/20 (Tue)

Northport School Committee Meeting (Drinkwater School; 6 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

1/15/20 (Wed)

Belfast Planning Board Special Meeting Regarding Nordic Aquafarms (University of Maine's Hutchinson Center, Room 138, 80 Belmont Avenue, Belfast; 6 PM) The Planning Board will only be accepting public comment on the topics in the Nordic Aquafarms permit applications for which a public hearing is identified on the agenda. For more information, visit https://www.cityofbelfast.org/ArchiveCenter/ViewFile/Item/2973.

1/20/20 (Mon)

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

1/21/20 (Tue)

Presentation on the State of Maine’s Birds (Belfast Free Library; 2 PM) Maine Audubon’s outreach and network manager, Nick Lund will present changes in bird populations and what the future might hold. Offered by the Belfast Garden Club. For more info, visit www.belfastgardenclub.org.

1/23/20 (Thu)

Educational Discussion on the Browntail Moth (Boathouse, Belfast; 4-6 PM) Learn and ask questions.  An area arborist will also discuss tree preservation and cocoon removal.

1/25/20 (Sat)

Annual Robert Burns Night (United Farmers Market of Maine, Belfast; 4-8 PM) Scotch tasting, food, entertainment and poetry.  For further information, visit www.mainecelticcelebration.com.

1/27/20 (Mon)

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

1/31-2/1/20 (Fri-Sun)

Belfast Winter Whoopla (Belfast) A two-day event that offers a wide variety of outdoor and indoor activities, including a Frost & Flannel Dance at the Belfast Boathouse, a Chili Cook-Off and a Pancake Breakfast. The purpose is simply to get people out and have some mid-winter fun! More information at www.belfastmaine.org/belfast-winter-whoopla.

Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

2/1/20 (Sat)

Parking Ordinance Review Discussion (Bayside Community Hall and Conference Call; 8:30 AM) The Governance Committee has undertaken a review of the parking ordinance to address parking concerns in the village. For those wishing to participate by phone, please call 855-212-0212 and enter access code 946-416-092#. Contact Judy Metcalf, Chairman, Governance Committee, metcalf442@myfairpoint.net.

2/1/20 (Sat)

Personnel Committee Meeting (Bayside Community Hall and Conference Call; 10:30 AM) Because, at times, the Personnel Committee will be asked to consider confidential personnel matters, membership of the committee is limited to Overseers and Officers. The present members are Miles Frieden; Michael Tirrell; Jeffrey Wilt; John Spritz; Steve Kazilionis; and Judy Metcalf. This is a public meeting. For those wishing to participate by phone, please call 605-475-4902 and enter access code 577-505#.

2/2/20 (Sun)

Overseers’ Meeting (Bayside Community Hall; 9 AM) Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

2/10/20 (Mon)

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

2/11/20 (Tue)

Nordic Aquafarms Board of Environmental Protection Hearing (University of Maine’s Hutchinson Center, 80 Belmont Avenue, Belfast; 9 AM) The hearing will continue as needed on February 12-14. The entire hearing is open to the public. Daytime sessions will be devoted to testimony from the applicant and the intervenors. An evening session to receive testimony from members of the general public is scheduled for February 11 beginning at 6 PM. For more information, visit www.maine.gov/dep/projects.html.

2/14/20 (Fri)

Valentine’s Day

2/14/20 (Fri)

Utilities Department Meeting (Bayside Community Hall; 2:30 PM) Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

2/17/20 (Mon)

Presidents’ Day

2/18/20 (Tue)

Insect Friends and Foes in the Maine Garden (Belfast Free Library; 2 PM) This presentation by Clay Kirby, insect diagnostician at UMaine will feature both beneficial and harmful insects that are common in the garden and landscape, and he will discuss tactics to responsibly manage those insects that are harmful. Offered by the Belfast Garden Club. For more information, visit www.BelfastGardenClub.org.

2/22/20 (Sat)

Parking Ordinance Review Discussion (Bayside Community Hall and Conference Call; 8:30 AM) The Governance Committee has undertaken a review of the parking ordinance to address parking concerns in the village. For those wishing to participate by phone, please call 855-212-0212 and enter access code 946-416-092#. Contact Judy Metcalf, Chairman, Governance Committee, metcalf442@myfairpoint.net.

2/24/20 (Mon)

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

2/29/20 (Sat)

Parking Ordinance Review Discussion (Bayside Community Hall and Conference Call; 8:30 AM) The Governance Committee has undertaken a review of the parking ordinance to address parking concerns in the village. For those wishing to participate by phone, please call 855-212-0212 and enter access code 946-416-092#. Contact Judy Metcalf, Chairman, Governance Committee, metcalf442@myfairpoint.net.

2/29/20 (Sat)

Personnel Committee Meeting (Bayside Community Hall; 10:30 AM) Because, at times, the Personnel Committee will be asked to consider confidential personnel matters, membership of the committee is limited to Overseers and Officers. The present members are Miles Frieden; Michael Tirrell; Jeffrey Wilt; John Spritz; Steve Kazilionis; and Judy Metcalf. This is NOT a public meeting.

Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

3/1/20 (Sun)

Waterfront Safety Committee Meeting (Bayside Community Hall or Conference Call; 10 AM) For those wishing to participate by phone, please call 605-475-4902 and enter access code 577505#. Contact Jeffrey Wilt, Chairman, at jeffreywilt@mac.com.

3/3/20 (Tue)

Safety Committee Meeting (Conference Call; 5 PM) For those wishing to participate, please call (605) 468-8801 and enter access code 904069#. Items for discussion: 1. Police Dept coverage; 2. Lifeguard coverage; 3. Speed signage; and 4. Dock safety dos/don'ts.

3/2/20 (Mon)

Nordic Aquafarms DMR Hearing (Troy Howard Middle School, Belfast; 6 PM) The Maine Department of Marine Resources (DMR) will hold a hearing to receive public comment on the potential fishing industry impacts of a proposed land-based recirculating aquaculture system to raise Atlantic salmon.

3/3/20 (Tue)

Presidential Primary and Special Referendum Election (Town Hall; 8 AM-8 PM) Absentee ballots are available until February 27 at the Town Office and must be submitted by 4 PM on that date. If you need a ballot and are unable to pick one up in person, you may request one by calling the office at 207-338-3819. More information can be found at https://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/upcoming/index.html.

3/8/20 (Sun)

Daylight Savings Time Starts

3/9/20 (Mon)

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

3/12/20 (Thu)

Public Seawall Bid Opening (219 Meadow Street, Rockport; 4 PM) Seawall bids will be read aloud at this public bid opening at the Landmark Corporation offices (the engineering firm).

3/13/20 (Fri)

Utilities Department Meeting (Bayside Community Hall; 2:30 PM) Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

3/15/20 (Sun)

Overseers’ Meeting (Bayside Community Hall; 8 AM) The start time of this meeting has been moved up to 8 AM to accommodate the interview of bidders for the seawall project. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

3/17/20 (Tue)

St. Patrick’s Day

3/23/20 (Mon)

Safety Committee Meeting (Conference Call; 5 PM) For those wishing to participate, please call (605) 468-8801 and enter access code 904069#. Items for discussion: 1. Police coverage; and 2. Lifeguard coverage.

3/23/20 (Mon)

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

3/29/20 (Sun)

Overseers' Meeting (Online Via Zoom; 9 AM) This will be a virtual (Zoom) meeting for all participants, allowing participation from your personal location instead of the Community Hall due to the current COVID-19 restrictions. Dial-in/login information follows. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 784-601-161 and the password is 601000. Dial in at (929) 205-6099. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

4/1/20 (Wed)

Bayside Coronavirus Task Force Meeting (Conference Call; 3 PM) The Bayside Coronavirus Task Force is a new ad-hoc committee appointed by the Board of Overseers to explore recommendations for use of Bayside communal/public spaces. The committee is composed of the chairpersons of the following Overseers committees: Safety; Infrastructure; Waterfront Safety; and Communications. Bayside Village Agent Bill Paige is also a member of the committee. This initial meeting aims to frame priorities and recommendations for the Overseers to discuss at the Board's 4/19/20 meeting. The committee will not take any formal votes in this meeting. Agenda items include: 1. Set mission, scope, and process of ad-hoc committee; 2. Detail recommendations for Overseers' discussion, decisions; 3. Explore process for community input. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the call at (605) 468-8801 and entering access code 904069#.

4/1/20 (Wed)

Waterfront Safety Committee Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 4:30 PM) For those wishing to participate contact Jeffrey Wilt, Chairman, at jeffreywilt@mac.com for participation information.

4/3/20 (Wed)

Personnel Committee Meeting (Not a Public Meeting; 3 PM) This is not a public meeting. Current members of the committee are Miles Frieden, Michael Tirrell, Jeffrey Wilt, John Spritz, Steve Kazilionis, and Judy Metcalf.

4/5/20 (Sun)

Overseers' Emergency Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 9 AM) This will be a virtual (Zoom) meeting for all participants, allowing participation from your personal location instead of the Community Hall due to the current COVID-19 restrictions. The principal purpose of this meeting is to review actions or recommendations the Board of Overseers might take regarding Bayside's response to the coronavirus outbreak Dial-in/login information follows. Join the meeting at here. The Meeting ID is 765-992-529 and the password is 028199. Dial in at (929) 205-6099. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

4/7/20 (Tue)

Northport School Committee Meeting (Drinkwater School; 6 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

4/8/20 (Wed)

Bayside Coronavirus Task Force Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 4 PM) The Bayside Coronavirus Task Force is a new ad-hoc committee appointed by the Board of Overseers to explore recommendations for use of Bayside communal/public spaces. The committee will not take any formal votes in this meeting. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting by clicking here. The meeting ID is 981-301-459 and the password is 595201.

4/10/20 (Fri)

Good Friday

4/12/20 (Sun)

Easter Sunday

4/15/20 (Wed)

Bayside Coronavirus Task Force Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 4 PM) The Bayside Coronavirus Task Force is a new ad-hoc committee appointed by the Board of Overseers to explore recommendations for use of Bayside communal/public spaces. The committee will not take any formal votes in this meeting. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 727-2984-6448 and the password is 050451. Dial in at (929) 205-6099.

4/17/20 (Fri)

Utilities Department Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 2:30 PM) This will be a virtual (Zoom) meeting for all participants, allowing participation from your personal location instead of the Community Hall due to the current COVID-19 restrictions. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting by clicking here. The meeting ID is 879-834-813 and the password is 173600. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

4/19/20 (Sun)

Overseers' Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 9 AM) This will be a virtual (Zoom) meeting for all participants, allowing participation from your personal location instead of the Community Hall due to the current COVID-19 restrictions. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 863-4667-2857 and the password is 032485. Dial in at (929) 205-6099. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

4/22/20 (Wed)

Bayside Coronavirus Task Force Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 4 PM) The Bayside Coronavirus Task Force is a new ad-hoc committee appointed by the Board of Overseers to explore recommendations for use of Bayside communal/public spaces. The committee will not take any formal votes in this meeting. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 882-9794-8639 and the password is 239510. Dial in at (929) 205-6099.

4/24/20 (Fri)

Wastewater Treatment Plant Bid Opening (Virtual on Zoom; 2:30 PM) Bids received for the construction of the NVC wastewater disinfection facility will be opened at the offices of Dirigo. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the meeting at here. The meeting ID is 869-0523-7328 and the password is 864962. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

4/27/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Virtual on Zoon; 6 PM) Join the meeting here.Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

4/29/20 (Wed)

Bayside Coronavirus Task Force Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 4 PM) The Bayside Coronavirus Task Force is a new ad-hoc committee appointed by the Board of Overseers to explore recommendations for use of Bayside communal/public spaces. The committee will not take any formal votes in this meeting. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 882-9794-8639 and the password is 239510. Dial in at (929) 205-6099.

Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

5/1/20 (Fri)

Bayside Seasonal Water Commissioning Date (Date Approximate) Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

5/1-15/20 (Fri-Fri)

“An Evening of One-Act Plays” (Basil Burwell Community Theater, 17 Court Street, Belfast; Times TBA) For tickets and more information, visit www.belfastmaskers.com or call 207-619-3256.

5/4/20 (Mon)

Personnel Committee Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 5 PM) Because, at times, the Personnel Committee will be asked to consider confidential personnel matters, membership of the committee is limited to Overseers and Officers. The present members are Miles Frieden; Michael Tirrell; Jeffrey Wilt; John Spritz; Steve Kazilionis; and Judy Metcalf. This is a public meeting. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the meeting here

5/6/20 (Wed)

Bayside Coronavirus Task Force Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 4 PM) The Bayside Coronavirus Task Force is a new ad-hoc committee appointed by the Board of Overseers to explore recommendations for use of Bayside communal/public spaces. The committee will not take any formal votes in this meeting. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 882-9794-8639 and the password is 239510. Dial in at (929) 205-6099.

5/7/20 (Thu)

Waterfront Safety Committee Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 11 AM) The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 890-6644-5467 and the password is 002741. Dial in at (929) 205-6099. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

5/8/20 (Fri)

Utilities Department Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 2:30 PM) The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 841-0060-1215 and the password is 340674. Dial in at (929) 205-6099.Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

5/10/20 (Sun)

Mothers’ Day

5/10/20 (Sun)

Overseers' Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 9 AM) This will be a virtual (Zoom) meeting for all participants, allowing participation from your personal location instead of the Community Hall due to the current COVID-19 restrictions. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 897-0355-3459 and the password is 137921. Dial in at (929) 205-6099. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

5/11/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 6 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

5/12-16/20 (Tue-Sat)

Keeping Belfast Maine Beautiful 2020 (14 Main Street; 9-11 AM). More information available at https://www.facebook.com/events/559972767962574/.

5/12/20 (Tue)

Northport School Committee Meeting (Drinkwater School; 6 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

5/15/20 (Fri)

Fort Knox and the Penobscot Narrows Observatory Open (Prospect; 9 AM-5 PM). 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 www.fortknoxmaine.com.

5/20/20 (Wed)

Safety Committee Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 5 PM) Items for discussion: 1. Lifeguards update: coverage; schedule; planning details; 2. Police coverage: schedule and planning details; 3. Signage update; and 4. Other, as needed. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the meeting here. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

5/21/20 (Thu)

Waterfront Safety Committee Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 5 PM) The purpose of the meeting is to discuss recommendations for safe use of floats, the public use dinghy and small watercraft registration materials. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the meeting here. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

5/23/20 (Sat)

Northport Yacht Club Board Meeting (NYC Clubhouse; 8:30 AM)

5/25/20 (Mon)

Memorial Day

5/27/20 (Wed)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 6 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

5/27/20 (Wed)

Infrastructure Committee Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 5 PM) The purpose of the meeting is to discuss an update on the Seawall project that is scheduled for this fall, the North Avenue Stormwater Repair work that is proposed for approval as a warrant article at the 2020 annual meeting, and other business. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the meeting here. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

6/1/20 (Mon)

First Day of Twice-Weekly Trash Collection Pickup reverts to only Mondays in September.

6/6/20 (Sat)

Pendleton 5K + 5M on the Rail Trail (Belfast Rail Trail, Belfast; 8:30 AM) For more information, visit www.runbelfast.org.

6/8/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 6:30 PM) The public is welcomed to participate by joining the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 844 4015 7340 and the password is Northport. Dial in at (929) 205-6099. Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

6/9/20 (Tue)

Northport School Committee Meeting (Drinkwater School; 6 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

6/10/20 (Wed)

NVC Budget Workshop (Virtual on Zoom; 4 PM) This is an Overseer / Finance Committee working session to prepare the budget for approval at the June Overseers meeting on Sunday, June 14. While the general public is invited to attend the virtual meeting, they will not have an opportunity to comment. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 890 4980 6678 and the password is 120480. Dial in at (929) 205-6099.Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

6/12/20 (Fri)

Utilities Department Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 2:30 PM) The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 847 1978 1128 and the password is 477526. Dial in at (929) 205-6099.Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

6/14/20 (Sun)

Overseers' Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 9 AM) This will be a virtual (Zoom) meeting for all participants, allowing participation from your personal location instead of the Community Hall due to the current COVID-19 restrictions. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 836 4784 0249 and the password is 708114. Dial in at (929) 205-6099. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

6/15/20 (Mon)

Northport Mooring Permit Applications Due (Town Hall) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

6/20/20 (Sat)

Paces for PAWS: Virtual 5K (Anywhere) This year's 5K race will be a virtual 5K from June 1 to June 20. For more information, visit www.pacesforpaws.org/.

6/21/20 (Sun)

Fathers’ Day

6/22/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

6/25/20 (Thu)

Belfast Summer Nights Concert Series (Belfast; 5:30-7:30 PM) As always, free. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/BelfastSummerNights/.

6/27/20 (Sat)

Northport Yacht Club Board Meeting (NYC Clubhouse; 8:30 AM)

6/30/20 (Tue)

Public Bid Opening for NVC Wastewater Treatment Building (Virtual on Zoom; 2:30 PM) As in the past, the bids will be opened but no action will be taken on accepting a bid until the next meeting of the Utilities Trustees (on July 10). Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 836 6336 2234. Dial in at (929) 205-6099. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

7/3/20 (Fri)

Utilities Department Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 2:30 PM) The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 858 0867 3517 and the password is 477526. Dial in at (929) 205-6099. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

7/4/20 (Sat)

Independence Day

7/4/20 (Sat)

Happy Birthday America! (Park on Main, Main Street, Belfast; Noon) Cold Comfort Theater will be presenting a spirited performance of song and dance to celebrate America’s birthday and honor our service women and men.  Free.

7/5/20 (Sat)

John Short Series Race #1 (NYC Clubhouse; Skippers’ Meeting at 11:30 AM; Race at 1 PM) Contact Bruce Smith (301-922-9077 or elucesmith@aol.com).

7/8/20 (Wed)

NVC Infrastructure Committee Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 2:30 PM) The agenda includes 1. North Ave Update; 2. Seawall Update; 3. Likely Repaving Timeline (in years); 4. Update on Parking Review (in months); and 5. Pleasant Street Timeline (in years). The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 823 0992 3488, and the password is 307468. Dial in at (929) 205-6099. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

7/9/20 (Thu)

NVC Safety Committee Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 2:30 PM) The agenda includes 1. Waterfront Safety; 2. Police Coverage Update; and 3. Additional as needed. The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting. Join the meeting here. The Meeting ID is 886 9255 8590, and the password is 342890. Dial in at (929) 205-6099. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

7/9/20 (Thu)

Belfast Summer Nights Concert Series (Belfast; 5:30-7:30 PM) As always, free. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/BelfastSummerNights/.

7/10/20 (Fri)

Utilities Department Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 2:30 PM) Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

7/11/20 (Sat)

Northport Yacht Club Board Meeting (NYC Clubhouse; 8:30 AM)

7/11/20 (Sat)

John Short Series Race #2 (NYC Clubhouse; Skippers’ Meeting at 11:30 AM; Race at 1 PM) Contact Bruce Smith (301-922-9077 or elucesmith@aol.com).

7/12/20 (Sun)

Overseers Meeting (Virtual on Zoom; 8 AM) The public is welcomed to participate by joining the Zoom meeting. The agenda is here. Join the meeting here. Dial in at (929) 205-6099. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

7/13/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

7/14/20 (Tue)

Maine State Primary Election

7/16/20 (Thu)

Northport Annual Town Meeting (Edna Drinkwater School; 7 PM) Everyone is welcome to attend. However, ONLY registered voters of the Town of Northport are entitled to vote. The warrant is available here and will be included in the 2019-2020 Town of Northport Annual Report. For more information, contact the town office at 207-338-3819 or visit www.northportmaine.org.

7/14/20 (Tue)

NVC Tree Committee Meeting (Bayview Park; 6 PM) This is an in-person meeting. Please remember to practice social distancing. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

7/14/20 (Tue)

Northport School Committee Meeting (Drinkwater School; 6 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

7/15/20 (Wed)

Tax Day

7/16/20 (Thu)

Belfast Summer Nights Concert Series (Belfast; 5:30-7:30 PM) As always, free. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/BelfastSummerNights/.

7/16/20 (Thu)

Northport Annual Town Meeting (Edna Drinkwater School; 7 PM) Everyone is welcome to attend. However, ONLY registered voters of the Town of Northport are entitled to vote. The warrant will be included in the 2019-2020 Town of Northport Annual Report. For more information, contact the town office at 207-338-3819 or visit www.northportmaine.org.

7/18/20 (Sat)

Northport Village Corporation Voter Registration Opportunity (Bayside Community Hall Porch; 10-11 AM) If you don't know whether the records of the Village show you as a qualified voter (for example if you are a new property owner), please come to the porch at the Community Hall and bring a copy of your deed or other documentation which shows your qualification. You may also contact the Village Office during office hours to confirm your registration or register beginning at 5 PM on the evening of the annual meeting until 5:30 PM. More information is available here. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

7/18/20 (Sat)

Kilted Canter 5K Virtual Run/Walk (Virtual) For more information, visit www.runbelfast.org.

7/19/20 (Sun)

John Short Series Race #3 (NYC Clubhouse; Skippers’ Meeting at 11:30 AM; Race at 1 PM) Contact Bruce Smith (301-922-9077 or elucesmith@aol.com).

7/23/20 (Thu)

Belfast Summer Nights Concert Series (Belfast; 5:30-7:30 PM) As always, free. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/BelfastSummerNights/.

7/25/20 (Sat)

John Short Series Races #4 and #5 (NYC Clubhouse; Skippers’ Meeting at 11 AM; Races at 12:30 PM) Contact Bruce Smith (301-922-9077 or elucesmith@aol.com).

7/27/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

7/27/20 (Mon)

Belfast Historical Society Program: Belfast, Believe it or Not! (Abbott Room, Belfast Free Library; 7 PM)

The unusual, funny and tragic news stories from 1919-1920, and all of it true! Stories of events and people gleaned from the pages of the Republican Journal. Charlene Knox Farris, Searsport Town Historian. For more information on this free program, visit www.belfastmuseum.org.

7/30/20 (Thu)

Belfast Summer Nights Concert Series (Belfast; 5:30-7:30 PM) As always, free. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/BelfastSummerNights/.

Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

8/1/20 (Sat)

Northport Yacht Club Board Meeting (NYC Clubhouse; 8:30 AM)

8/1/20 (Sat)

John Short Series Race #6 (NYC Clubhouse; Skippers’ Meeting at 11:30 AM; Race at 1 PM) Contact Bruce Smith (301-922-9077 or elucesmith@aol.com).

8/6/20 (Thu)

Belfast Summer Nights Concert Series (Belfast; 5:30-7:30 PM) As always, free. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/BelfastSummerNights/.

8/8/20 (Sat)

John Short Series Race #7 (NYC Clubhouse; Skippers’ Meeting at 11:30 AM; Race at 1 PM) Contact Bruce Smith (301-922-9077 or elucesmith@aol.com).

8/10/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

8/11/20 (Tue)

Overseers’ Meeting (Bayside Community Hall, Lower Level; 6 PM) This will be a brief meeting before the Annual Meeting. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751. This is intended to be an organizational/logistics meeting preparatory to the Annual Meeting.

8/11/20 (Tue)

Northport Village Corporation Annual Meeting (Bayside Community Hall; 6:30 PM). A copy of the annual report will be available for download at www.BaysideMaine.com. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

8/11/20 (Tue)

Overseers’ Meeting (Bayside Community Hall; Immediately Following the Annual Meeting) This will be a brief meeting to vote on and execute bank authorizations associated with the election of new officers. Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

8/13/20 (Thu)

Belfast Summer Nights Concert Series (Belfast; 5:30-7:30 PM) As always, free. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/BelfastSummerNights/.

8/14/20 (Fri)

Utilities Department Meeting (Bayside Community Hall; 2:30 PM) Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

8/15/20 (Sat)

Bug Run Virtual5K (Virtual) For more information, visit www.runbelfast.org.

8/16/20 (Sun)

Overseers’ Meeting (Bayside Community Hall; 8 AM) Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

8/16/20 (Sun)

Fill the Hall: Northport Food Pantry Drive (Bayside Community Hall; 8 AM-4 PM) Please bring your unopened, shelf-stable food (pasta, cans of fruits and vegetables, peanut butter, cereals, baked beans, pasta sauces, soups, stews, packaged macaroni and cheese, and canned proteins such as tuna, and chicken) to the Community Hall. If you are leaving Bayside prior to Sunday, please bring your food donations to the Wright cottage at 7 Main Street. The food will be placed in shopping bags and placed on chairs in the Community Hall. After a photo session, the bags will be taken to the Northport Food Pantry for distribution.  For more information, contact Patti Wright at northportfpantry@gmail.com.

8/20/20 (Thu)

Belfast Summer Nights Concert Series (Belfast; 5:30-7:30 PM) As always, free. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/BelfastSummerNights/.

8/22/20 (Sat)

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 Elaine Smith (301-928-9770 or elucesmith@aol.com) or Sheila Baur (816-550-1569 or sabaur@att.net).

8/24/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

8/24/20 (Mon)

Belfast Historical Society Program: Maine's Boat Building Heritage (Abbott Room, Belfast Free Library; 7 PM) Maine’s boat building heritage spans four centuries, currently approximately 450 companies and 5,000 jobs are tied to Maine boat building. This talk will feature those who build lobster boats today and those who race them. For more information on this free program, visit www.belfastmuseum.org.

8/27/20 (Thu)

Belfast Summer Nights Concert Series (Belfast; 5:30-7:30 PM) As always, free. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/BelfastSummerNights/.

8/31/20 (Mon)

Northport Village Corporation Taxes Due Village taxes are collected by the Town of Northport. For questions, contact Tax Collector Amy Eldridge at townclerk@northportmaine.org or 207-338-3819.

Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

9/4-5/20 (Fri-Sat)

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 http://www.sailmainecoast.com.

9/5/20 (Sat)

Northport Yacht Club Board Meeting (NYC Clubhouse; 8:30 AM)

9/5-6/20 (Sat-Sun)

Vintage Motorcycle Festival (Owl’s Head Transportation Museum, Owl’s Head; 10 AM-3 PM) Before summer rides off into the sunset, indulge your inner outlaw at the largest motorcycle meet in Midcoast Maine. Featured Marque: All Japanese-Manufactured Motorcycles. For more information, visit www.owlshead.org.

9/7/20 (Mon)

Labor Day

9/10/20 (Thu)

Last Day of Twice-Weekly Trash Collection Pickup reverts to only Mondays until next summer.

9/11-12/20 (Fri-Sat)

All Roads Music Festival (Belfast) A celebration of indie talent and Maine music. For more information, visit www.allroadsmusicfest.org.

9/12/20 (Sat)

34th Annual Around Islesboro Race (AIR 2020) Contact Elaine Smith (301-928-9770 or elucesmith@aol.com) for race information or Sheila Baur (816-550-1569 or sabaur@att.net) for social/volunteer information. Please consider bringing down a dish to the club on Saturday afternoon at 4 PM. Serving starts no earlier than 4:30 PM. Casseroles, salads, chili, soups, desserts are all welcome.

9/14/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

9/15/20 (Tue)

WoodenBoat Sail-in (Brooklin; 3-5:30 PM) The fall gathering of the fleet takes place in Brooklin, headquarters of WoodenBoat Magazine and WoodenBoat School. The event includes refreshments, live music, tours and a harbor full of historic schooners. For more information, visit www.sailmainecoast.com.

9/19/20 (Sat)

Pancake Triple Stack Virtual 1M + 5K + 10K (Virtual) For more information, visit www.runbelfast.org.

9/19-20/20 (Sat-Sun)

Foreign Auto Festival (Owl’s Head Transportation Museum, Owl’s Head; 10 AM-3 PM) Satisfy your wanderlust without passports or packing at our last show of the season, featuring irresistible imports and first-class fun. Featured Marque: All British Manufacturers. For more information, visit www.owlshead.org.

9/28/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

9/28/20 (Mon)

Belfast Historical Society Program: The Presidential Yacht Sequoia (Abbott Room, Belfast Free Library; 7 PM) The Presidential Yacht Sequoia, her illustrious history, how she came to Belfast and the plan for restoration. Since her arrival one year ago in Belfast, you may want to find out what’s in store for what is called “the floating White House” in order to make this National Historic Landmark shine again. Todd French, French & Webb Boatbuilders For more information on this free program, visit www.belfastmuseum.org.

9/30/20 (Wed)

Town of Northport Tax Installment #1 Due For questions, contact Tax Collector Amy Eldridge at townclerk@northportmaine.org or 207-338-3819.

Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

10/3/20 (Sat)

Rollie's Annual Run for Kids (Belfast Rail Trail, Belfast; 8:30 AM) For more information, visit www.runbelfast.org.

10/8-18/20 (Thu-Sun)

“One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” (Basil Burwell Community Theater, 17 Court Street, Belfast; Times TBA) For tickets and more information, visit www.belfastmaskers.com or call 207-619-3256.

10/12/20 (Mon)

Columbus Day

10/12/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

10/15/20 (Thu)

Bayside Seasonal Water Decommissioning Date (Date Approximate) Contact nvcmaine@gmail.com or 207-338-0751.

10/26/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

10/26/20 (Mon)

Belfast Historical Society Program: The Photographs of Peggy McKenna (Abbott Room, Belfast Free Library; 7 PM) The photojournalist and portraitist brought a natural enthusiasm and sincere interest for her subjects. Following Peggy’s death in 2014, her prints and negatives were donated to the Penobscot Marine Museum. Peggy's photographs were published last year in the book, "Fireside Chats." Kevin Johnson, Penobscot Marine Museum Photo Archivist.  For more information on this free program, visit www.belfastmuseum.org.

10/31/20 (Sat)

Halloween

Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

11/1/20 (Sun)

Daylight Saving Time Ends

11/3/20 (Tue)

Election Day

11/3/20 (Tue)

Election Day (Northport Town Hall; 8 AM-8 PM)

11/9/20 (Wed)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

11/11/20 (Wed)

Veterans’ Day

11/23/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

11/26/20 (Thu)

Thanksgiving

Northport Yacht Club Event

Other Bayside Event

Holiday

12/3-13/20 (Thu-Sun)

“Scapino!” (Basil Burwell Community Theater, 17 Court Street, Belfast; Times TBA) For tickets and more information, visit www.belfastmaskers.com or call 207-619-3256.

12/14/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

12/25/20 (Fri)

Christmas Day

12/28/20 (Mon)

Northport Select Board Meeting (Town Hall; 6:30 PM) Contact the town office at 207-338-3819.

12/31/20 (Thu)

New Years Eve

12/31/20 (Thu)

New Years by the Bay (Belfast; 2 PM-12:30 AM) This is a yearly town-wide grass roots celebration that takes place on New Year's Eve. NYBB is a chem-free, family-oriented, affordable, cultural celebration of the New Year that takes place mostly in nine indoor venues within walking distance, showcasing a wide variety of live performances, as well as several dance bands. Admission is by purchasing a NYBB Adult or Youth/Student Button to wear. Under 5 years are free. For full information, visit www.nybb.org.