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2006 Events of Import to Great Cranberry Island

JANUARY
21 Jan
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 9 am @ Community Center
FEBRUARY
18 Feb
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 9 am @ Community Center
Ladies Aid Valentine's Dinner & Beano @ Community Center.  photos
MARCH
13 Mar
Monday
Annual Town Meeting, 8:30 am @ Islesford Neighborhood House
16 Mar
Thursday
Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
18 Mar
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 9 am @ Community Center
Congregational Church Meeting, 2 pm @ Firehouse
After St. Patrick's Day Dinner, 6 pm @ Community Center
Contra Dance & Potluck Supper, 6 pm @ Islesford Neighborhood House.  photos
APRIL
4 Apr
Tuesday
Board of Selectmen's Meeting, 8:45 am @ GCI Community Center
7 Apr
Friday
Planning Board Meeting, 8:30 am @ Islesford Library
15 Apr
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 9 am @ Community Center
Crafts Day immediately after Ladies Aid meeting
16 Apr
Sunday
Easter Sunrise Service, 5:45 am @ Deadman's Point, with breakfast to follow @ Community Center
18 Apr
Tuesday
Roadside Garbage Pickup
29 Apr
Saturday
Chicken Dinner, 6 pm @ Community Center, to help Ladies Aid fund linen 'n' things for the refurbished Parish House
MAY
18 May
Thursday
Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
23 May
Tuesday
Special Town Meeting "Floodplain Management", 5:15 pm @ Islesford Neighborhood House
27 May
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 12 noon @ Community Center (setup for Memorial Supper)
Open House, 4 pm @ the Parish House.  Come see the beautiful results of repairs after the fire
Memorial Day Supper, 6 pm @ Community Center.  Cornish hens!
JUNE
20 June
Tuesday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 5 pm @ Community Center
JULY

Tennis Lessons: Mon Wed & Fri, 9 am (beginners), 10 am (advanced)

1 July
Sunday
Church Services start, 10:30 am @ Church every Sunday
3 July
Monday
Fire Club Meeting, 7 pm @ fire hall
4 July
Friday
Ruth's Annual 4th of July Picnic, 1 pm on Ruth Westphal's lawn
5 July
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
10 July
Monday
Library Benefit: Silent Auction 6 pm (viewing 1-3 pm); Live Auction 7 pm, all @ Library
11 July
Tuesday
Library Board meeting, 3 pm @ Library
12 July
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
13 July
Thursday
Islesford Historical Society Annual Meeting, with talk by Ralph Stanley: "They built 'em, they sailed 'em, & they wrecked 'em in the Cranberry Isles", 8 pm @ Islesford Neighborhood House.  (Note: Cranberry Cove Night Boat from LCI to GCI at 10 pm)
15 July
Saturday
Firemen's Supper, 6 pm @ Community Center
17 July
Monday
Exhibit: Helen Bertles Paintings (displayed until 28 July) Reception 5 pm @ Library
18 July
Tuesday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 5 pm @ Community Center
19 July
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
20 July
Thursday
ARTS - Creative Works of the Cranberry Isles, all day at the Neighborhood House, Northeast Harbor, sponsored by the Historical Society (with special boat to return to the islands)
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25 July
Tuesday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 5 pm @ Community Center (heads of departments)
26 July
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
28 July
Friday
Storyteller Jan Zimmermann, 1:30 pm @ Library (Native American theme, with handicrafts)
AUGUST

Tennis Lessons: Mon Wed & Fri, 9 am (beginners), 10 am (advanced)

1 August
Tuesday
Exhibit: Fred Appel Art (displayed until 12 August) Reception 5 pm @ Library this event was actually held early, on July 29
2 August
Wednesday
106th Annual Ladies Aid Fair, 10 am @ Church
3 August
Thursday
Larry Allen Art Show: "Painting With Words" (displayed until 16 August) at Shaw Jewelry, Northeast Harbor.
Reception today, 5 pm.  Free boat back to the island at 7:30 pm
5 August
Saturday
Hitty Tea Party for Children, 2 pm @ Museum
7 August
Monday
Tennis Club Annual Meeting, @ the Rome house (the Store)
Fire Club Meeting, 7 pm @ fire hall
8 August
Tuesday
Wild Kingdom Show by Tony Sohns from Bangor Discovery Museum, 3 pm under the tent in the playing field; sponsored by Library
9 August
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
Wimbleberry Juniors, all day @ tennis court
Note: the printed notice (saying 11 thru 13 Aug) is wrong
10 August
Thursday
Wimbleberry Juniors, all day @ tennis court
Note: the printed notice (saying 11 thru 13 Aug) is wrong
Music & Poetry Evening to benefit Library, 7:30 pm @ Church
Note: the printed notice (saying 7 pm) is wrong
11 August
Friday
Wimbleberry Adults, all day @ tennis court
Note: the printed notice (saying 18 thru 20 Aug) is wrong
12 August
Saturday
Wimbleberry Adults, all day @ tennis court
Note: the printed notice (saying 18 thru 20 Aug) is wrong
13 August
Sunday
Wimbleberry Adults, all day @ tennis court
Note: the printed notice (saying 18 thru 20 Aug) is wrong
14 August
Monday
Exhibit: Sharon Whitham Paintings & Geoff Wadsworth Photography (displayed until 25 August) Reception 5 pm @ Library
CIRT (Cranberry Isles Realty Trust) Annual Meeting, 5 pm @ Great Cranberry Community Center.  Guest Speaker: Terry Kelley, Executive Director, Bar Harbor Housing Authority
15 August
Tuesday
Children's Author Chris Van Dusen, 10 am @ Library
Ladies Aid Annual Meeting, postponed to 22 August
Presentation by Dr. Paul Liebow: Global Warming and Its Impacts on Maine, Especially its Island Communities, 7 pm @ Community Center.  On behalf of the Natural Resources Council of Maine
16 August
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
17 August
Thursday
Memorial Service for Emily Roberts, 10:30 am @ Church, followed by reception
Historical Society Annual Meeting, postponed until tomorrow
18 August
Friday
Historical Society Annual Meeting, 7:30 pm @ Church (walk-thru cancelled due to ongoing work)
19 August
Saturday
Firemen's Supper, 6 pm @ Community Center
22 August
Tuesday
Ladies Aid Annual Meeting, 4:30 pm @ Community Center
Library Board Annual Meeting
, 7 pm @ Library
23 August
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
26 August
Saturday
David Stainton Flotilla and Scattering of Ashes, starting 12 noon at the town dock.  photos
28 August
Monday
Exhibit: Jan Roberts Pottery (displayed until 15 September) Reception 5 pm @ Library
30 August
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
SEPTEMBER
9 Sept
Saturday
Deer archery season starts; wear orange in out-of-the-way places
13 Sept
Wednesday
"A Film of Process" Landscape Painting and Monotypes by Joellyn Duesberry, Heliker-LaHotan artist in residence, 7 pm @ Library
16 Sept
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 9 am @ Community Center
OCTOBER
4 Oct
Wednesday
Presentation: High Speed Internet for the Cranberry Isles, 3:15 pm @ Islesford Neighborhood House
5 Oct
Thursday
Craft Night for the Christmas sale, 7 pm @ Community Center
7 Oct
Saturday
Annual Fall Harvest Supper sponsored by Ladies Aid, 6 pm @ Community Center
19 Oct
Thursday
Futures Group meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
20 Oct
Friday
Craft Night, 7 pm @ Community Center
21 Oct
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 9 am @ Community Center
Pampered Chef Party, 1 pm @ Community Center
26 Oct
Thursday
Halloween Hoot, all children welcome, 10 am @ Cranberry General Store
NOVEMBER
17 Nov
Friday
Free flu shots, 8:15 - 10:45 am @ Community Center
Christmas Ornament Workshop, 9 am @ Community Center
18 Nov
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 9 am @ Community Center
20 Nov
Monday
Great Cranberry Clinic, 8:15 - 11:15 am @ Community Center Parish House: flu shots, blood tests, etc.
DECEMBER
8 Dec
Friday
Ladies Aid Setup for Christmas Fair, 12 noon @ Community Center
9 Dec
Saturday
Ladies Aid Christmas Fair, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm @ Community Center; Luncheon served
14 Dec
Thursday
Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
16 Dec
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 9 am @ Community Center
22 Dec
Friday
Jessie's First Birthday Party, 5:30 pm @ Norman & Kelly's home
25 Dec
Monday
Community Dinner, 5 p.m. @ Community Center
31 Dec
Sunday
New Year's Eve Open House, 8 pm @ Neal & Candace Corson home

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