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<< July 12, 2018 to July 11, 2019 >>

  • Pie On The Porch

    Saturday, July 28, 2018
    1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Pie On The Porch, part of Farmington's Summer Fest's events featuring fresh baked slices of pie or strawberry shortcake served up with live music from 1 pm to 4 pm. $4.00 includes whipped cream topping and cold beverage. Ala mode add $.50. The lovely and talented, Christine Poulson will be…
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  • Nordica Day Concert

    Friday, August 17, 2018
    7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
    This year’s Nordica Day Concert, celebrating Farmington diva Lillian Nordica, will feature Kiersten Curtis, soprano, and winner of the 2018 Nordica Memorial Scholarship. Nordica Day always falls on August 17, the date of Madame Nordica’s final concert in 1911 in her hometown. The concert…
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  • Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature

    Monday, August 27, 2018
    9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of NatureThe Shiretown Bookers, in cooperation with the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health, are proud to announce the upcoming exhibition "Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature", running from August 27 through Oct 6, in…
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  • The Outside Track In Concert

    Thursday, September 6, 2018
    6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
    The Old South Church Concert series at 235 Main Street in Farmington, will present one of the top Celtic acts in the world, The Outside Track, on Thursday, September 6th. The 5 member band fuses the musical traditions of Scots, Ireland and Cape Breton with fiddle, acordian, harp, guitar, flute…
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  • Western Maine Audubon, First Fall Talk: Sea Gulls Disappearing?

    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
    This event will be lead by Noah Perlut, covering the topic of sea gulls andtheir declining nesting population.The Herring Gull nesting population in the Gulf of Maine has declined ~5% annually since the1960’s. While gulls traditionally nest on islands, Herring Gulls are nesting on roof-tops…
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  • ArtsFarmington First Fall Event: Timothy Burris “Torres Meets Tárrega”

    Saturday, September 22, 2018
    7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
    On Saturday, September 22 at 7:30 p.m., the stage of theEmery Community Arts Center will be given to Timothy Burris for an hour of SpanishGuitar music of the Romantic period in the late 1800s.Before Andrés Segovia, there was Francisco Tárrega. Born in 1852, Tárrega worked asa performing artist…
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  • Imar From Scotland In Concert

    Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    6:15 PM to 9:00 PM
    On September 25, the Old South Church Concert Series presents five member all male band from Scotland, “Imar” in concert with their explosive energy grounded in Celtic tradition. Doors open 6 pm, Jam session 6:15 pm with concert at 7 pm. Refreshments by donation. Adults $15, students…
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  • The Long Sixties: 1957-1974

    Sunday, October 7, 2018
    9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    The Shiretown Bookers are proud to announce their Fall exhibition, "The Long Sixties, 1957-1974", running from October 7th through January 11th, in the Shiretown Bookers' Hall in Mantor Library at 116 South Street in Farmington. The opening reception, to which the public is invited, will be held at…
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  • French Canadian trio, Bon Debarras Concert

    Thursday, November 1, 2018
    6:15 PM to 9:00 PM
    One of Montreal’s top bands, an up-tempo and bouncy French Canadian trio, Bon Debarras (means “Good Riddance”) will perform on Thursday, November 1st as part of Farmington’s Old South Church Concert Series.Bon Débarras’ music is not only an antioxidant for the…
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  • Transcendental Marginalia

    Sunday, November 4, 2018
    2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    Marginalia are the little notes we write to ourselves in the book we are reading. On Sunday, November 4th, Kristen Case, poet, author, teacher, and collector, will speak on "Transcendental Marginalia", an overview of her changing thought on Thoreau and other American poets as it is revealed in the…
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  • Sins of Omission: Adapting Paradise Lost for the Cinema

    Sunday, December 2, 2018
    2:30 PM to 3:45 PM
    On Sunday, December 2nd, Eric Brown, Interim President of the University of Maine at Farmington, will speak on "Sins of Omission: Adapting Paradise Lost for the Cinema," an overview of the influence of Milton on popular film-making. Dr Brown served as script consultant for a Hollywood-backed…
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  • Annual ECU Heat Share Christmas Benefit Concert

    Tuesday, December 4, 2018
    6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
    The Farmington Old South Church Concert Series will host the annual FAEM ECU Heat Share Christmas Concert on Tuesday, December 4th featuring Cape Breton's internationally renown band, Coig. Doors open at 6 pm. Jam session kicks off at 6:15 with concert to follow at 7 pm. Adults $20. Students $10/$5…
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  • Teachers Lounge Mafia

    Friday, December 14, 2018
    7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
    Teachers Lounge Mafia Improv Shows!!• Friday, December 14th at 7:30pm get your laughs at the North Church at 118 High Street in Farmington• Saturday, December 15th at 7:30pm come to the AYS Building at 25 Cedar Street in Livermore FallsSponsored by Sterling Electric, these shows are…
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  • Teachers Lounge Mafia

    Saturday, December 15, 2018
    7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
    Teachers Lounge Mafia Improv Shows!!• Friday, December 14th at 7:30pm get your laughs at the North Church at 118 High Street in Farmington• Saturday, December 15th at 7:30pm come to the AYS Building at 25 Cedar Street in Livermore FallsSponsored by Sterling Electric, these shows are…
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  • Richard Wood and Gordon Belsher In Concert

    Thursday, January 17, 2019
    6:15 PM to 9:00 PM
    Old South Church concert series kicks off 2019 season with internationally acclaimed and award winning Prince Edward Island musicians, Richard Wood (fiddle and step dancing) and Gordon Belsher (guitar/vocals) on Thursday, January 17th. Doors open at 6 pm. Jam Session 6:15. Concert 7 pm. Adults $15,…
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    Richard Wood and Gordon Belsher In Concert

    Thursday, January 17, 2019
    7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
    Old South Church concert series kicks off 2019 season with internationally acclaimed and award-winning Prince Edward Island musicians, Richard Wood (fiddle and step dancing) and Gordon Belsher (guitar/vocals) on Thursday, January 17th. Doors open at 6 pm. Jam Session 6:15. Concert 7 pm. Adults $15,…
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  • United Dodgeball Tournament!

    Saturday, January 19, 2019
    9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    2nd Annual United Dodgeball Tournament, sponsored by United Insurance, The Dugout Bar and Grill, and UMF...sign up early to avoid being shut out! Teams should have between 6-10 players and it costs $100 per team. Saturday, January 19th, 9am-12pm at the UMF Fitness Center. Call 778-5048 or email…
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  • Another Op'nin', Another Show

    Thursday, January 24, 2019
    7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
    New Exhibition on Live Theater at Mantor Library The Shiretown Bookers are proud to announce their Winter exhibition, "Another Op'nin', Another Show", running from January 24 through March 13, in the Shiretown Bookers' Hall in Mantor Library at 116 South Street in Farmington.The excitement of live…
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  • GoldenOak In Concert

    Friday, February 15, 2019
    7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
    New Sharon natives, sibling duo, Zak and Lena Kendall as GoldenOak, take the stage on Friday, February 15th at the Old South Congregational Church located at 235 Main Street in Farmington. GoldenOak is an Indie Soul-Folk band and has shared the stage with notable artists: Lady Lamb, The Dustbowl…
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  • My Mother's Books

    Sunday, March 10, 2019
    2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
    Bill Roorbach to Speak on "My Mother's Books"Bill Roorbach, best-selling novelist, will speak on "My Mother's Books", a personal view of book collections, at 2:30 pm on Sunday, March 10th, in the North Dining Hall at UMF Farmington. The talk, which is presented by the Shiretown Bookers, is free and…
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  • Paradise: The Literature of Gardening

    Friday, March 15, 2019
    9:00 AM
    The Shiretown Bookers, in affiliation with the University of Maine at Farmington, are proud to announce their upcoming exhibition "Paradise: The Literature of Gardening", running from March 15th through May 15th, in the Shiretown Bookers' Hall in Mantor Library at 116 South Street in…
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  • Toronto's Union Duke In Concert

    Thursday, March 21, 2019
    6:15 PM to 9:00 PM
    Old South Church Concert Series presents Toronto's Union Duke quintet with their soulful Indie-Folk style with a twist of Bluegrass in concert on Thursday, March 21st at 7 pm. Doors open at 6 pm, Jam Session at 6:15. Adults $15, Students $10/$5. Refreshments available by donation. Old South Church…
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  • Fiddlers Andrea Beaton and Troy MacGillivray In Concert

    Thursday, April 11, 2019
    7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
    Rich Fiddling Tradition Comes SouthOld South Church Concert Series continues to bring some of the finest east coast Canadian musicians, where tradition and roots run deep, to the stage in Farmington. Two such musicians, Andrea Beaton and Troy MacGillivray, come together for an evening on Thursday…
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  • 10th Annual Earth Day Every Day e-Waste Electronics Disposal and Recycling

    Saturday, April 27, 2019
    9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    10th Annual Earth Day-Every Day FREE E-WASTE Electronics Disposal SATURDAY, APRIL 27th from 9 AM TO 1 PM. Rain or shine.Location: HANNFORD’S PARKING LOT, WILTON RD, RT 2 & 4, FARMINGTONDisposal/recycling of old and broken TVs, computers, scanners, photocopiers, monitors, printers, microwaves, DVD…
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  • David Mallet In Concert

    Friday, May 10, 2019
    7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
    Old South Church Concert series proudly presents the iconic Maine treasure, David Mallet and his band in concert on Friday, May 10th at 7:30 pm. Doors open at 6:45 pm. Adults $20. Students $10 and $5. Ticket reservations highly recommended by calling 207-491-5919. No jam session prior to the…
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  • Trinity United Methodist Church- Yard, Plant, Food and Craft Supply Sale

    Saturday, May 25, 2019
    8:00 AM
    The Trinity United Methodist Church is having a yard sale on May 25th, 2019 starting at 8:00 am. The yard sale includes house hold items, furniture, dishes, lawn items, etc. We encourage people to come early to check out some of furniture and make arrangements with Wally Backus to get help with the…
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  • 2 Day Yard Sale and Plant Sale

    Saturday, June 1, 2019
    9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    HighTime comes to Old South Church on Thursday, June 6th, for the first time from the musical heart of Connemara, Ireland. This fresh new trio combines Irish music and an intriguing blend of modern folk influences to produce a rich sound and exciting experience to delight listeners. Featuring an…
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  • HighTime Traditional Irish Trio In Concert

    Thursday, June 6, 2019
    6:15 PM to 9:00 PM
    HighTime comes to Old South Church on Thursday, June 6th, for the first time from the musical heart of Connemara, Ireland. This fresh new trio combines Irish music and an intriguing blend of modern folk influences to produce a rich sound and exciting experience to delight listeners. Featuring an…
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  • Second Sunday Nature Walks int Woods

    Sunday, June 9, 2019
    9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    At Flint Woods, we will be investing wildflowers, trees, mosses, ferns, liverworts, and whatever else we happen upon.Join local Maine Master Naturalists Anthony Underwood and Lynda Fournier for a leisurely walk on the second Sunday of each month, from May through November. We will visit an…
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  • Yard Sale

    Saturday, June 22, 2019
    8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    Yard Sale at Fairbanks Union Church - come and find what you are looking for!!!
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  • July 4th Strawberry Shortcake

    Thursday, July 4, 2019
    10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    The Farmington Old South First Congregational Church, UCC will be serving up strawberry shortcake on July 4th from 10:30 to 12:30 at the Pierce House lawn, Main Street, across from Franklin Savings Bank. Cost is $4. Each serving includes a fresh baked biscuit, a generous scoop of locally grown…
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