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  • Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 4:00pm

    We Love Our Locals

    If you live in Midcoast Maine, you know that it is one of the most beautiful places anywhere. If you’re from the area, you don’t need to venture far to relax and enjoy the coast of Maine this Fall. Join us in the State of Unwind for a mini staycation at Newagen Seaside Inn. Breakfast is included each morning and we’ve reserved a special discount just for you!

  • Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 3:30pm

    Brews & BBQ

    For Boothbay Harbor locals & beyond!

    This party is for you—join your neighbors for a day on Linekin Bay and let’s all cheers to a great summer – craft beer, delicious food, live music, lawn games, and lots of fun at Linekin Bay Resort with our upcoming Brews & BBQ Pig Roast.

  • CONCERT - LINCOLN HOME - MARYANN JACKS 9-28-17
    Monday, September 18, 2017 - 3:45pm
    A live performance of decades of love songs, featuring Maryann Jacks with Matthew Mainster on the piano, will be held at The Lincoln Home  September 28 at 2:00pm.  New to performing in the local area, Maryann, a Rockland resident, spent many years as a Family Physician. As a child she began singing in a local church choir, and by age 12 was teaching herself guitar.
  • Monday, September 18, 2017 - 2:45pm
    Join Michael Perry for a scenic armchair journey to the Mount Washington Valley in New Hampshire at The Lincoln Home Monday, September 25, from 3:00 - 4:00pm. Along the way, we will explore three great Notches: Evans, Pinkham and Crawford.  Our explorations will be based out of the scenic towns of North Conway, Jackson, Twin Mountain, and Bethlehem: gateways to the Presidential Range.
     
  • max and augs dog blog
    Friday, September 15, 2017 - 11:15am

    That’s right! A new Dog Blog is out!

    Max talks about what makes him different from all the other common rabble dogs out there in Land of the Free and Home of the Dog. Click and read it now!

  • The Lincoln Home ARTWALK Artist Kim Traina Sept 15 4-7pm
    Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 4:00pm

    Stop in to the Lincoln Home during the season’s last ARTWALK from 4-7pm!  

  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 10:00am

    Don’t forget to stop in today at Mad Hatters Tea Party. Today, September 13, 2017, from 2 to 4 pm on the patio outside the Library's Used Book Room.  Please come and enjoy some lemonade, good food and conversation.  This is a purely social event, but a good chance to catch up after a busy summer.  Hats are optional but so much FUN!

  • Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 1:30pm

    On Friday 9/22 at 2pm, St. Andrews Village will host Maine author John Willey. Willey’s recent book, A Winter Apprentice, gives insights into working at a family-owned boatyard in East Boothbay.

  • Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 12:00pm

    Local newspapers will be the subject of the next Town Talk. The Wiscasset Public Library will host this Town Talk on Wednesday September 20th at 3:00.

  • The Lincoln Home, Assisted Living, Midcoast Maine, Memory Loss care, Waterfront Retirement Liiving, Private Duty Home Service, Dementia, Memory Impairment Care, Independent and Assisted Living, Continuum of Care, Newcastle, Wellness Support, Damariscotta River, Memory Loss, Compassionate Caregivers, One2One Care, Certified Caregivers, Alzheimers Care,  Lincoln County Senior Living Options
    Monday, September 11, 2017 - 2:00pm

    In celebration of National Assisted Living Week, The Lincoln Home Board of Directors thanks the entire staff for receiving a

    Deficiency-Free State Survey.

  • Friday, September 8, 2017 - 11:00am

    Abraham Lincoln’s Melancholy

    Monday, September 18, 3:00 to 4:00pm

    Jerry Wiles, local historian, will share how Illinois lawyer, Abe Lincoln, went on to become president despite suffering from lifelong depression.

  • Kim Traina Summer Island Pastel at The Lincoln Home Newcastle Sept 15 Free Event
    Friday, September 8, 2017 - 10:45am
    Kim Skillin Traina, shares her paintings of the ocean and nature created with soft pastel chalk. Stop by The Lincoln Home Friday, September 15, between 4:00 to 7:00pm to meet the artist and learn more about this technique of painting with pure pigment.
  • Monhegan Island Lighthouse
    Friday, September 8, 2017 - 1:30am

    Saturday, 9/9/17. Balmy Days Cruises is offering trips to Monhegan Island and Burnt Island for Maine Open Lighthouse Day. Visit the light keepers house and climb up into the light tower. Call or book online.

    (207)633-2284  www.balmydayscruises.com

  • The Lincoln Home, Assisted Living, Midcoast Maine, Memory Loss care, Waterfront Retirement Liiving, Private Duty Home Service, Dementia, Memory Impairment Care, Independent and Assisted Living, Continuum of Care, Newcastle, Wellness Support, Damariscotta River, Memory Loss, Compassionate Caregivers, One2One Care, Certified Caregivers, Alzheimers Care,  Lincoln County Senior Living Options
    Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 5:15pm

    The Lincoln home shouts out a huge thank you to over 200 people in our community who came to join in the fun at the Lobster & More event August 19.

  • photography, lighthouses, boat trip
    Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 2:30pm

    The weather forecast looks great for this early morning trip!

    Call or book online. 207-633-2284  www.balmydayscruises.com

  • photography, lighthouses, boat trip
    Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 2:30pm

    The weather forecast looks great for this early morning trip!

    Call or book online. 207-633-2284  www.balmydayscruises.com

  • Sean Flemming Lincoln Home Sing Along Free Sept 11
    Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 9:15am
    We will be kicking off National Assisted Living Week on Monday, September 11, from 3:00-4:00 pm with the multi-talented Sean 
    Fleming.  Sean will be playing an eclectic program of classical and popular music selections. Come, listen, sing and remember some highlights of your life through music. The free event, open to the public, will be held in our living room over looking the Damariscotta River, at 22 River Road, Newcastle.
  • Cheney Financial Group Cheney Insurance, Newcastle Realty and Newcastle Vacation Rentals. Damariscotta River Association
    Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 8:45am
    Dennis Hilton, President and owner of the Cheney Financial Group, has pledged to be a major supporter of the Damariscotta River Association’s soon-to-be announced capital campaign. Hilton owns the Cheney Financial Group (CFG) which is comprised of three long-standing Damariscotta-area businesses, Cheney Insurance, Newcastle Realty and Newcastle Vacation Rentals.
  • Newcastle Realty Broker Debby Schling Earns Realtor of the Year Award
    Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 6:45pm

    Debby Schling, a successful real estate broker with Newcastle Realty for over 10 years, was named the 2017 Realtor of the Year by the Lincoln County Council of the Merrymeeting Board of Realtors in June.

  • Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 8:30am
     
     The musical group Salty Dogs will be featured this Sunday at this year’s Bands for Books event to take place September 3 from 5-7 p.m. at picturesque Seafield Farm in Wiscasset, owned by selectman Katharine Martin-Savage.
     
  • Friday, August 25, 2017 - 6:00am

    Allen Insurance and Financial was recently named as one of the 2017 Best Places to Work in Maine. This is the sixth consecutive year the company has earned this recognition.

    Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the Best Places to Work in Maine. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation.

  • Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 3:30pm
    The time is coming quickly to be part of a festive evening to benefit the Wiscasset Public Library.  So, mark your calendars for Sunday September 3 from 5 to 7 p.m. for the fourth Bands for Books event, this year featuring the Salty Dogs, a Maine musical group, at a picturesque farm in Wiscasset.
     
  • Monday, August 21, 2017 - 9:30am

    We welcome the public to join us on Tuesday, August 29, from 3:00 to 4:00pm, for a free and informative talk. Chewonki’s staff will assist us in exploring the ways engineers have taken advantage of nature’s bright ideas through biomimicry. Velcro is a widely known example of biomimicry.  Meet some live animals that help us draw comparisons between human-made products and animal adaptations. The Lincoln Home is located at 22 River Road, Newcastle.

  • Friday, August 18, 2017 - 8:00am

    We welcome you to our premier night on October 18th celebrating Ram Trucks. The grand opening of our commercial vehicle service center will be beckoned by great food and beverages from Stone Cover Catering, live radio broadcast with music and much more! Stop on by and converse with other business professionals in the community and learn about our FREE program Business Link from the Ram Truck brand.

  • Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 2:30pm
  • LobsterBake Lincoln Home Newcastle Maine August 19
    Monday, August 14, 2017 - 11:45am
    Join us on Saturday, August 19, 4:00pm, for the second annual Lobster and More event! The evening’s festivities include Maine bluegrass band, Sandy River Ramblers, known for their gorgeous three part harmonies. Bandleader Stan Keach, who has written songs for many nationally-known Bluegrass bands, says his first love is writing songs about Maine.
  • Newcastle Realty real estate auctions Thomaston Place Auction Galleries
    Monday, August 14, 2017 - 11:00am
    New Boston Farm, located at 11 Totten Road in Gray, Maine, is scheduled to be auctioned to the highest bidder on August 30 at 1:00pm. Just 20 minutes outside of Portland, this 11.5-acre property presents a unique opportunity for continued use as an equestrian facility, or a multitude of other possible uses.
  • Monday, August 14, 2017 - 10:00am

     Children’s Librarian , Joan is retiring and so the search begins.

    Wiscasset Public Library is seeking to hire a part-time, year -round Children’s Librarian. Full description of the position can be found online at the Job Link https://joblink.maine.gov/ada/r/jobs/261075 .

  • Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 12:30pm

    Beginning Tuesday, September 12, and continuing through Thursday, October 19, 2017, Wiscasset Public Library will be offering a free Chair Yoga class from 9:00 to 10:00 am in the Reading Room of the Library.

  • Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 10:45am

    The Wiscasset Public Library will host the next Town Talk on Wednesday August 16th at 3:00.  One of the topics will be farming in the area. Participants will share stories and questions about the way life used to be on the farm. Put on your straw hat and join us!

    If you have family stories, pictures of events, organizations, schools, athletic teams or other aspects of our collective histories, you are encouraged to come and share during this informal gathering.

  • Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 10:15am
    Historic, Boothbay Harbor, Maine, Resort, Hotel

     

  • Monday, August 7, 2017 - 3:30pm

    Not to be missed!

  • The Lincoln Home, Assisted Living, Midcoast Maine, Memory Loss care, Waterfront Retirement Liiving, Private Duty Home Service, Dementia, Memory Impairment Care, Independent and Assisted Living, Continuum of Care, Newcastle, Wellness Support, Damariscotta River, Memory Loss, Compassionate Caregivers, One2One Care, Certified Caregivers, Alzheimers Care,  Lincoln County Senior Living Options
    Monday, August 7, 2017 - 3:15pm

    Cruise on in Tuesday, August 15 at 6:00pm, to our 9th annual vintage car show. Fun for all ages! Enjoy a root beer float and conversations with the car owners. Raindate: Tuesday, August 22nd. Event is free and open to the public. The Lincoln Home is located at 22 River Road, Newcastle. Please contact Rhonda Hanna at 563-3350 for more information.

  • Newcastle Realty, Maine Midcoast Region’s Premier Real Estate Firm
    Monday, August 7, 2017 - 10:30am

    Anne Peaslee, a broker for Newcastle Realty, has been a Realtor for over 15 years. A native of mid-coast Maine and residing in Edgecomb, she is a wealth of local knowledge. Anne is a good listener, very detail oriented and diligent in her efforts to connect buyers with the right home. She understands and utilizes leading edge technology to market homes for her sellers.

  • Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 9:00am

    We need your old tennis balls. And we need them now. Why?

    We take in your old, used, dead tennis balls and turn them into cash for Lincoln County Animal Shelter!

    That’s right!

  • Lincoln Home Assisted Living Newcastle Maine Continuum of Care Independent Senior Living
    Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 5:45pm

    Sally Goodsell's family, Phillip and Sandra Goodsell, and Diane Thompson, along with two dear friends, Patty Lane and Kathy Levitt, presented a gorgeous pink hydrangea to the the entire staff of The Lincoln Home in honor of Jim and Sally Goodsell.

  • Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 11:15am

    Chewonki’s summer program,  Biomimicry, will be presented on Wednesday, August 9 at 10:00am at the library.  Come and see a wonderful program  about how nature can inspire us to Build a Better World.  Meet some live animals that offer us creative solutions to future problems. Call the Children’s Room at the library for more information. See you then!

  • Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 11:15am

    Attention “Build A Better World” 2017 Summer Reading Program participants…final day of the program is Thursday, August 10.

    Please bring in to the Children’s Room your completed book lists, activity sheets, and brick measurement sheets to be a part of the prize drawings! Don’t forget to count the bricks and possibly have a brick engraved with your name in the walkway!

     Don’t miss your chance at the prize drawings.

  • Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 11:15am

    Attention “Build A Better World” 2017 Summer Reading Program participants…final day of the program is Thursday, August 10.

    Please bring in to the Children’s Room your completed book lists, activity sheets, and brick measurement sheets to be a part of the prize drawings! Don’t forget to count the bricks and possibly have a brick engraved with your name in the walkway!

     Don’t miss your chance at the prize drawings.

  • Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 10:00am

    On Friday July 21 , six members met to report on, and discuss, recently read books. The list included: 

    Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly Terri Wells 

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  • Joan Atkinson photographer ARTWALK Lincoln Home August 18 4-7pm
    Monday, July 31, 2017 - 3:45pm

    The public is invited to enjoy an evening of ART with Joan Atkinson, during the Twin Villages ARTWALK, Friday, August 18 from 4-7pm. A photographer with an exquisite eye for capturing light, mood and evoking a sense of stillness... a reminder that little moments are often overlooked. Her images of Pemaquid Peninsula, nature, the inside of seaside homes will inspire you to pause, reflect, and look a little deeper into our beautiful Midcoast surroundings.

  • Friday, July 28, 2017 - 10:45am
    Flotsam, Boothbay Harbor, Maine, Resort, Hotel

     

  • Friday, July 28, 2017 - 9:15am

    Join us on Monday August 7, 3:00 - 4:00pm, to celebrate the talents of Gene Kelly, dancer, singer and actor. James Pegolotti spent 40 years in the academic world. In his retirement, he sharpened his piano skills and developed programs that use video segments to provide the audience with songs from Broadway and movie musicals. We are fortunate to have Jim back this summer to share the life of Gene Kelly.

  • Friday, July 28, 2017 - 9:15am
    Join us on Saturday, August 19, at 4:00pm, for the second annual Lobster and More event! Tickets are selling fast,  reserve yours now by calling 563-3350.
  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 7:00am

    All you need to do is get some Mutt Scrub raffle tickets and get lucky!

  • Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 9:15am

    The Lincoln Home, located in Newcastle on the Damariscotta River, provides top notch care to residents, in a beautiful setting, offering excellent wages and benefits. Positions currently available are a full time house keeper, a cook, and CRMA - all positions  include  every other weekend.  To inquire, please contact Lari-Anne Beaucage 563-3350, ext. 22 or lari-ann@lincoln-home. org.

  • shannons unshelled, mutt scrub, boothbay harbor
    Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 7:30am

    All you need to do is get some Mutt Scrub raffle tickets. and get lucky.

  • newcastle publick house, mutt scrub, boothbay harbor
    Monday, July 24, 2017 - 7:15am

    All you need to do is get some Mutt Scrub raffle tickets and get lucky!

  • a silver lining, mutt scrub, boothbay harbor
    Monday, July 24, 2017 - 5:00am

    All you need to do is get some Mutt Scrub raffle tickets.