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last modified 12 August 2014

JULY 2014 Events of import to Great Cranberry Island

Cranberry Explorer: free daily shuttle leaves the town dock on the hour and half-hour, 9 am to 6 pm, going down Cranberry Road to the end, then returning to the dock. Pickup and dropoff anywhere on request; shuttle cell (207) 812-6712. Service thru Sept 1, 2014. For more info call Cranberry House (207) 244-7800.

Movies every Tue, Thu, & Sat, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
Library Open
Mon - Fri, 10 am - 3 pm
Tennis Classes
every Mon Wed & Fri, 9 am (beginners), 10 am (advanced)

2 July Wed Nature Walk with Peter Buchsbaum, 11 am Cranberry House
3 July Thu Meet the Heliker-LaHotan Artists, 4 pm Cranberry House
4 July Fri 4th of July Community Potluck Picnic, 12 noon - 2 :30 pm @ the Day's lawn, 207 Harding Point Road (almost at the end) by the corner with Jimmie's Point Road. Bring your own food and a salad or dessert to share. Grills provided.
5 July Sat Opening Reception of A Visit with Ashley Bryan Exhibit, 2 pm @ Acadia Park Museum, Islesford
6 July Sun Open House for Museum and Old Fashioned Photography exhibit, 11:30 am - 2 pm Cranberry House
7 July Mon Historical Slides Show "Winter on the Island" part 2, 7:30 pm Cranberry House
9 July Wed Sam King Workshop, "Writing from Dreams", $40, 12:30 - 3:30 pm Cranberry House
Islesford Historical Society Annual Meeting, 7 pm @ Neighborhood House, Islesford, with slides of Historical Islesford people and sights
11 July Fri Local Historical Slides, by Meredith Hutchins and Charlotte Morrill, 7 pm Cranberry House
12 July Sat Dockside Veterinary Services boat @ GCI town dock 9 - 11 am. Services include vaccinations, heartworm and tick disease testing, treatment for simple medical problems as well as wellness check ups; also Heartgard and Frontline for sale. No appointment necessary.
13 July Sun William Patterson Photo Show Opening Reception, 4 pm Cranberry House
14 July Mon William Patterson Photo Show, 10am - 4 pm Cranberry House (continuing thru July 20)
Community Play Reading with Bonnie Alpert, 7 pm Cranberry House
16 July Wed Nature Walk with Peter Buchsbaum, 11 am Cranberry House
CIRT New Open Houses, 4 pm Cranberry House and at the new houses
Pig Roast postponed to July 19 due to rain
"Museum on the Verge" talk by Kenneth Myers, Art Historian (Heliker-LaHotan event), 7:30 pm Cranberry House
18 July Fri Upcoming Island Fellow talk by COA Professor Todd Little-Siebold, 4 pm Cranberry House
Local Filmmaker Peter Logue's The White Rose, followed by Q&A session, 7 pm Cranberry House
19 July Sat Ladies Aid Special Event Barn Sale
Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo Concert to benefit CIRT and GCIHS, 4 pm @ Church
Pig Roast to benefit CIRT, 6 pm @ playing field behind the church. Chicken, burgers, and hotdogs too; $15 adult, $5 children under 12; please bring side dish, salad, or dessert
20 July Sun High Tea to benefit the Library, 3 pm @ Ladies Aid
William Patterson Photo Show, 10 am - 4 pm Cranberry House (last day)
21 July Mon Historical Slides Show, 4 pm Cranberry House
22 July Tue Appalachian Clog Dance Class with Kim Perry, 4:30 pm Cranberry House
23 July Wed Mail Art Show Opening Reception, 6 pm Cranberry House
24 July Thu Mail Art Show, 10 am - 4 pm Cranberry House (continuing thru July 30)
25 July Fri Sam King Poetry Reading, canceled
28 July Mon Charles Dunbar talk, 7:30 pm Cranberry House
29 July Tue Very Berry Day, a day-long fundraiser to benefit Cranberry House
Night of Poetry and Music, to benefit the Library, 7 pm @ Church
30 July Wed Mail Art Show, 10 am - 4 pm Cranberry House (last day)

AUGUST 2014 Events of import to Great Cranberry Island

Cranberry Explorer: free daily shuttle leaves the town dock on the hour and half-hour, 9 am to 6 pm, going down Cranberry Road to the end, then returning to the dock. Pickup and dropoff anywhere on request; shuttle cell (207) 812-6712. Service thru Sept 1, 2014. For more info call Cranberry House (207) 244-7800.

Movies every Tue Thu & Sat, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
Library Open
Mon - Fri, 10 am - 3 pm
Tennis Classes
every Mon Wed & Fri, 9 am (beginners), 10 am (advanced)

1 Aug Fri Solar Power Talk by Jennifer Albee of ReVision Energy, 10 am Cranberry House
Heliker-LaHotan Open Studio, 4:30 pm @ H-L Foundation
3 Aug Sun Art of the Cranberry Isles Opening Reception, time changed to 5 pm Cranberry House
4 Aug Mon Art of the Cranberry Isles Exhibit, 10 am - 4 pm Cranberry House (continuing thru Aug 10)
6 Aug Wed LADIES AID FAIR, 10:30 am @ Ladies Aid
9 Aug Sat Dockside Veterinary Services boat @ GCI town dock 9 - 11 am. Services include vaccinations, heartworm and tick disease testing, treatment for simple medical problems as well as wellness check ups; also Heartgard and Frontline for sale. No appointment necessary.
10 Aug Sun Art of the Cranberry Isles Exhibit, 10 am - 4 pm Cranberry House (last day)
11 Aug Mon Judy Pancoast Children's Musical Program, 2 pm @ Library
Meet the Heliker-LaHotan Artists, 4:30 pm Cranberry House
Cheryl Moore Art Show Reception, 7 pm Cranberry House
Historical Slides Show, canceled
12 Aug Tue Cheryl Moore Art Show, 10 am - 4 pm Cranberry House (continuing thru August 18)
Children's Arts and Crafts Workshop with Charlotte Harlan, $10 per day, 10 am -1 pm Cranberry House (continuing thru Aug 14)
Sam King Workshop, "Writing from Claywork", $40, 12:30 - 3:30 pm Cranberry House
13 Aug Wed Children's Arts and Crafts Workshop with Charlotte Harlan, $10 per day, 10 am -1 pm Cranberry House
Nature Walk with Peter Buchsbaum, 11 am Cranberry House
GCI Historical Society Annual Meeting, 7:30 pm (changed from 7 pm) Cranberry House
14 Aug Thu Mark Howard Watercolor Painting Workshop, $50 per day, 9 am - 3 pm Cranberry House
Children's Arts and Crafts Workshop with Charlotte Harlan, $10 per day, 10 am -1 pm Cranberry House (last day)
15 Aug Fri Mark Howard Watercolor Painting Workshop, $50 per day, 9 am - 3 pm Cranberry House
CIRT Meeting, 4:30 pm @ Islesford
16 Aug Sat Free Yoga Class for Relaxation and Healing, with Lauren Noether, 8:30 - 10 am Cranberry House
Auction to benefit the Library, 2 pm @ Library
Heliker-LaHotan Ceramic Artist Stephen Rodriguez Show and Sale, 3 pm @ Longfellow School
17 Aug (Sun) Geology Walk & Talk with Sheila Seaman, canceled
18 Aug (Mon) Cheryl Moore Art Show, 10 am - 4 pm Cranberry House (last day)
20 Aug Wed Nature Walk with Peter Buchsbaum, 11 am Cranberry House
CIRT New Open Houses, 4 pm Cranberry House and at the new houses
22 Aug Fri Old Schoolhouse Day, a dramatic reading and talk on olden days and modern times at school, with refreshments, 4 pm Cranberry House
27 Aug Wed Historical Slides Show, 4 pm Cranberry House
31 Aug Sun Heliker-LaHotan Open Studio, 4 pm @ H-L Foundation and Janet Roberts Pottery Studio

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