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2013 Events of Import to Great Cranberry Island

separate printable July-August events agenda


JANUARY
17 Jan Thu Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Ladies Aid
25 Jan Fri Community Game Day, 3:30 to 4:30 pm @ Ashley Bryan School on Islesford. Special boat for GCI attendees. See the video conferencing unit allowing students to interract with other schools. Games and refreshments. Contact Melissa Amuso for more info: Tel. (207) 244-7377
29 Jan Tue Introduction to Weight Lifting and Weight Lifting Equipment - for men and women - by Ric Gaither, 10 am, lasting 30 to 60 minutes @ the Gym (second floor of Longfellow School). Call Ric for further info: Tel. (207) 244-5058
FEBRUARY
6 Feb Wed PTC (Parents, Teachers, Community) meeting, 3:30 pm @ Ashley Bryan School. Boat transport from GCI to Islesford paid by the school for the meeting
27 Feb Wed Cranberry Readers Potluck & Discussion of Pink Chimneys by Ardeana Hamlin, 5 pm @ Ladies Aid
School Board meeting, time & place TBA
MARCH
2 Mar Sat Sunbeam Trip to Swan's Island, 8:45 am pickup @ GCI dock, returning around 3 pm
12 Mar Tue Library Board meeting, 4:45 pm @ Library
16 Mar Sat ANNUAL TOWN MEETING, 8:45 am @ GCI Firehouse; lunch 12 noon @ Ladies Aid, arranged by the Ladies Aid
20 Mar Wed School Board meeting, time & place TBA
21 Mar Thu Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Ladies Aid
APRIL
2 Apr Tue "Seaside Playhouse" First Movie of the Season, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House, continuing every Tuesday and Saturday thru October
13 Apr Sat Ladies Aid Barn & Bake Sale, 11 am - 1 pm @ the Ladies Aid; Worker's Meeting 10 am @ barn before the sale
21 Apr Sun Running ME to DC Talk by Gary Allen, 1 pm @ Cranberry House
27 Apr Sat

Meet the Author and pot luck lunch, 12 noon @ Ladies Aid.
Ardeana Hamlin, Maine author of Pink Chimneys and its sequel Abbott's Reach will visit Great Cranberry for lunch and a book discussion. If you need a copy of either book, call the library at 7358. (This event is co-sponsored by the GCI Ladies Aid)

MAY
14 May Tue Library Board Meeting, 4:45 pm @ Library
16 May Thu Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Ladies Aid
18 May Sat Guided Birdwatching Tour with Terry Towne and Kirk Gentalen of Maine Coast Heritage Trust, 8 am, starting @ Town Dock
JUNE
11 Jun Tue Library Board Meeting, 4:45 pm @ Library
20 Jun Thu Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Ladies Aid
First Thursday Movie of the Season, making it 3 nights per week, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, until Thursday September 12
26 Jun Wed Bennet & Perkins Folk Music concert
JULY - AUGUST
  separate printable July-August events agenda
SEPTEMBER
10 Sep Tue Library Board Meeting, 4:45 pm @ Library
19 Sep Thu Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Ladies Aid
OCTOBER
12 Oct Sat Pancake Breakfast to benefit Cranberry Island Fire Reserve, 5 am - 10 am @ Islesford Neighborhood House
Tom Powell Reception, 1:30 pm @ Cranberry House
Tom Powell Ordination, 2:30 pm @ Church
Columbus Day Supper to benefit Ladies Aid, 6 pm @ Ladies Aid Building
26 Oct Sat Halloween Party with games, story time, treats, apple-bobbing, and crafts, 12 noon - 2 pm @ Ladies Aid
NOVEMBER
2 Nov Sat Coffee Hour sponsored by the Ladies Aid Society, 9 am @ Community Center. $2 per person for coffee with homemade muffins and coffeecake
12 Nov Tue Library Board Meeting, 4:45 pm @ Library
21 Nov Thu Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Ladies Aid
23 Nov Sat Coffee Hour sponsored by the Ladies Aid Society, 9 am @ Community Center. Coffee with homemade muffins and coffeecake
DECEMBER
14 Dec Sat Ladies Aid Christmas Fair, 12 noon @ Ladies Aid.
Crafts, baked goods, Cranberry Isles clothing and bags, Christmas ornaments, raffles, luncheon. Fundraiser for the Cranberry Island Ladies Aid Society.
OSHA Training mandatory for Volunteer Fire Dept. members, 9 am - 3:30 pm @ Firehouse; lunch provided
19 Dec Thu Santa's Supper, 4:30 pm @ Ladies Aid. See Santa; hear the kids sing. Potluck.
Christmas Movie, Going My Way, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
20 Dec Fri Christmas Movie, Holiday Inn, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
21 Dec Sat Santa's Ride around Great Cranberry, early afternoon
Christmas Movie, The Muppet Christmas Carol, 2 pm @ Cranberry House
Christmas Movie, March of the Wooden Soldiers, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
22 Dec Sun Christmas Movie, Miracle on 34th Street, 2 pm @ Cranberry House
Christmas Movie, A Christmas Carol, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
23 Dec Mon Christmas Movie, The Polar Express, 2 pm @ Cranberry House
Christmas Movie, White Christmas, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
24 Dec Tue Christmas Movie, It's a Wonderful Life, 2 pm @ Cranberry House

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