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2007 Events of Import to Great Cranberry Island

JANUARY
20 Jan
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 9 am @ Community Center
27 Jan
Saturday
Congregational Church Annual Meeting, 12:30 pm @ Community Center
FEBRUARY
17 Feb
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 9 am @ Community Center
27 Feb
Tuesday
Longfellow 200th Birthday Celebration, 10:30 am @ Longfellow School; coffee, tea, & goodies; sponsored by the Library
MARCH
17 Mar
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 9 am @ Community Center
St. Patrick's day supper, 5:30 pm @ Community Center; photos
APRIL
8 Apr
Sunday
Easter Sunrise Service, meet 5:30 am @ walkway to Castaways (call Gaile 3940 for ride); breakfast afterwards @ Community Center
19 Apr
Thursday
Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
21 Apr
Saturday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 9 am @ Community Center
Earth Day: help clean up the island, 10:30 am @ the dock
28 Apr
Saturday
Pampered Chef Party, 1 pm @ Community Center
Postponed to 2 June
MAY
2 May
Wednesday
Selectman's Meeting, 8:30 am @ Community Center
Public Hearing: High Speed Internet Access, 11 am @ Community Center (after Selectman's Meeting)
Jim McKenna, head of redZone, to explain his system
20 May
Sunday
Church Service 10:30 am @ church; business meeting after coffee hour
26 May
Saturday
Ladies Aid Setup for Memorial Dinner, 12 noon @ Community Center
Annual Memorial Day Dinner sponsored by Ladies Aid, 6 pm @ Community Center (Lasagne, salad, rolls, biscuits, strawberry-rhubarb; donations to new downstairs bath at parsonage)
JUNE
2 June
Saturday
Pampered Chef Party, 1 pm @ Community Center
7 June
Thursday
Islesford School 8th. Grade Graduation.  Potluck dinner 5:30 pm, ceremony 6:30 pm @ Islesford Neighborhood House.  Special boat returns to GCI and NEH @ 8 pm
10 June
Sunday
Weekly Church Services Begin, continuing each Sunday, 10:30 am
14 June
Thursday
Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
19 June
Tuesday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 4:30 pm @ Community Center
26 June
Tuesday
Opening Ceremony, 1:45 pm @ Islesford Historical Museum on Islesford; Capt. Gerard Haraden to give a short talk about the Coast Survey.
JULY

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

1 July
Sunday
Church Services, 10:30 am with Rev. Susan Lindberg
2 July
Monday
CIRT Meeting, 12 noon @ Community Center
Exhibit: Winter Work by Year-Round Residents, reception 5 pm @ Library (shown until July 13)
Fire Club Meeting, 7 pm @ fire hall
3 July
Tuesday
Selectmen's Meeting, about 8:45 @ GCI Community Center
4 July
Wednesday
Ruth's Annual 4th of July Potluck Picnic, 1 pm on Ruth's lawn
7 July
Saturday
Sophia Jewelry party hosted by Heather McCafferty, @ Community Center
8 July
Sunday
Church Services, 10:30 am with Rev. Susan Lindberg
Africa for Beginners slide show presented by Richard and Rev. Susan Lindberg, 7 pm @ Church
10 July
Tuesday
Library Board Meeting, 8:30 am @ Library
11 July
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
12 July
Thursday
Paint-Out: Children of all ages create painted pieces for the Garden Party (22 July), @ Schoolhouse Museum Charlotte Harlan's house
13 July
Friday
Paint-Out continues from yesterday
15 July
Sunday
Church Services, 10:30 am with Rev. Renita Banks
Exhibit: Art & Photography by Kathy Graven & Christopher Johnson, reception 5 pm @ Library (shown until July 29)
16 July
Monday
CIRT Meeting, @ Islesford Neighborhood House
17 July
Tuesday
Ladies Aid Meeting, 7 pm @ Community Center
18 July
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
19 July
Thursday
Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
21 July
Saturday
Firemen's Supper with First Street Blues Band, @ Community Center
22 July
Sunday
Church Services, 10:30 am with Rev. Renita Banks
Garden Party & Art Auction sponsored by the Historical Society, 2-5 pm @ Cranberry House lawn & deck
rain date: same time tomorrow
NOTE: date of this event has been changed from that announced in 2006.
25 July
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
Evening of Music & Poetry, 7 pm @ Church, to benefit Library
Islesford Historical Society Annual Meeting: Ralph Stanley on early settlers of the islands, plus video The Story of the Acadians, 8 pm @ Islesford Neighborhood House
28 July
Saturday
GCI Ultra Marathon: runners from all over the USA and the world compete at 50 km (31 miles), 50 miles, or 100 km (62 miles) by repeat circuits along the full length of Cranberry Road.  Event starts at 11 am.  more info
29 July
Sunday
Church Services, 10:30 am with Rev. Renita Banks
30 July
Monday
Historical Society Board Meeting, 4 pm @ Wini's house
31 July
Tuesday
Ladies Aid Setup for Fair, 12 noon @ Community Center
AUGUST

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

1 Aug
Wednesday
107th Annual Ladies Aid Fair, 10:30 am - 2 pm @ Community Center & Church
5 Aug
Sunday
Church Services, 10:30 am with Rev. Dr. Don Wells
6 Aug
Monday
Exhibit: Art by Bill Patterson, reception 5 pm @ Libary (shown until August 17)
Fire Club Meeting, 7 pm @ fire hall
7 Aug
Tuesday
Selectmen's Meeting, about 8:45 am @ Islesford Neighborhood House
Children's Program: Storyteller Jennifer Armstrong, 3 pm under tent near church, sponsored by Library
8 Aug
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
11 Aug
Saturday
Little Girls' Tea Party hosted by Heather McCafferty
12 Aug
Sunday
Church Services, 10:30 am with Rev. Dr. Don Wells
13 Aug
Monday
Stanley Seimer Memorial, 1:30 pm @ Church
15 Aug
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
16 Aug
Thursday
Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
Historical Society Annual Meeting, 7:30 pm @ Church
17 Aug
Friday
Healthcare Reform discussion, 5:00 pm @ Ward's house, hosted by Dr. Pierson
18 Aug
Saturday
Firemen's Supper, @ Community Center
19 Aug
Sunday
Church Services, 10:30 am with Rev. Dr. Don Wells
20 Aug
Monday
Exhibit: Children & Young People's Arts & Crafts, reception 5 pm @ Library (shown until 31 Aug)
21 Aug
Tuesday
Ladies Aid Annual Meeting, 4:30 pm @ Community Center
Library Annual Meeting, 7 pm @ Library
22 Aug
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
26 Aug
Sunday
Church Services, 10:30 am with Rev. Dr. Don Wells
Wedding: Emily Gertmenian & Brendan Thomas Callahan, 3 pm @ Church
27 Aug
Monday
Historical Society Board Meeting, 7 pm @ Wini's house
29 Aug
Wednesday
Children's Story Hour, 10:30 am @ Library
CIRT Meeting, ??time?? @ Community Center
SEPTEMBER
   
OCTOBER
6 Oct
Saturday
Printmaking Workshop with Anna Marie Pavlik and Janet Badger, 1-3 pm @ Heliker-LaHotan Foundation
Open Studios of Anna Marie Pavlik and Michael Dewitt, 3-5 pm @ Heliker LaHotan Foundation

Harvest Dinner hosted by Ladies Aid, 6 pm @ Community Center, BYOB

18 Oct
Thursday
Futures Group meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
20 Oct
Saturday
Wedding of Molly Gray & Matty Dodge + Lasagne Dinner, 6 pm @ Community Center
NOVEMBER
3 Nov
Saturday
CIRT Annual Meeting, 9 am @ Islesford Neighborhood House
DECEMBER
8 Dec
Saturday
Ladies Aid Holiday Fair, 11:30 am - 3 pm @ Community Center
20 Dec
Thursday
Futures Group meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center cancelled
31 Dec
Monday
Annual New Year's Eve Open House, 8 pm @ Neil & Candace Corson's

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