22 River Road, Newcastle, ME 04553


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207-563-3350
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3/25: History of Manana Island with Bobby Ives

Bobby Ives spent two years as a teacher and preacher on Monhegan Island overlooking Manana Island.  He will share the history of Manana and touch on the life of Ray Phillips, the hermit who lived on the island for 50 years.  Join us on Monday, March 25, from 3:00-4:00pm at The Lincoln Home, located at 22 River Road, Newcastle.  For more information, please contact Rhonda Hanna, 563-3350, or rhonda@lincoln-home.org.

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2/8: Sean Fleming: Songs of Love

Sean Fleming will come to The Lincoln Home for a one-hour concert/sing-a-long featuring Love Songs, as we approach Valentine’s Day.  Join us Friday, February 8, from 2:00-3:00pm to listen, sing and remember some highlights of your life through music.

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Tales of a Coast to Coast Adventure

We welcome the public to join us on Monday, January 28, from 3:00-4:00pm to hear the tales of Val Lovelace’s adventures:   “Coast to Coast and Back Again: Traveling the “Blue Roads” on Two Wheels.”  Val, our One to One Care Director, will share images and experiences from her 2008 motorcycle adventure on two-lane highways in the United States and Canada. Her solo “trip of a lifetime” spanned 10 weeks and more than 12,000 miles across the United States, as she rode from Maine to California and back home.  
The Lincoln Home is located at 22 River Road, Newcastle.  For more information, please contact Rhonda Hanna, 563-3350, or rhonda@lincoln-home.org. Visit our website, www.lincoln-home.org  and follow us on Facebook for photos and events of daily life at The Lincoln Home. 

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1/7: Music by Julie Thompson & Neil Lamb

Vocalist, Julie Thompson and seven string guitarist, Neil Lamb will share their musical talents with us on Monday, January 7, from 3:00-4:00pm.  Besides publishing songs, Julie is an internationally published author and narrator of several Children’s books.  Throughout Maine and New England, Neil’s seven string guitar plays melodies that inspire and delight.
The Lincoln Home is located at 22 River Road, Newcastle.  For more information, please contact Rhonda Hanna, 563-3350, or rhonda@lincoln-home.org or follow us on Facebook.

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Maine3Railers Model Railroad Display

All ages are welcome to join us at The Lincoln Home on Tuesday, October 9, from 10:00-Noon or 1:00-2:00pm.  
Stop by to see the working model railroad display and chat with members of the Maine3Railers, Maine’s premier 0-Gauge club with 120 members throughout Maine and beyond. The Lincoln Home is located at 22 River Road, Newcastle.  For more information, please contact Rhonda Hanna, 563-3350, or rhonda@lincoln-home.org.  Keep informed on our weekly events at www.lincoln-home.org or follow us on FaceBook.

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Mother’s Day Tea Held

The living room at The Lincoln Home was transformed into a Japanese Tea room  Friday, May 11, to honor Mother’s Day. Harpist, Virginia “Suki” Flanagan, from  Alna, provided a lovely background of  soothing  melodies.  Suki’s mother, Audrey, was a part of our Lincoln Home family for a number of years.  Community Life Director, Rhonda Hanna, started the tradition of  celebrating different countries each Mother’s Day in 2010.  She has collected  Japanese artifacts from  her husband’s trips to Japan. Tea was served in a lovely array of  teacups, along with artfully presented finger sandwiches and confectioneries. Family members, daughters and friends joined  in the afternoon celebration.

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Midcoast Maine’s Finnish History and Culture

We invite the public to join us, Monday, November 13, from 3:00 to 4:00pm. Steve Gifford will present a program entitled “The Finnish Imprint”.  He has been interested in all things Finnish for a good part of his life and recently returned from his 

fifth trip to Finland.  Steve, and his wife Mary, have created summer exhibits for the Finnish House in South Thomaston for the past ten years on various aspects of the mid-coast Finnish American settlement.  The program will be an overview of the Finnish community in mid-coast Maine and will include the Finns’ reasons for immigrating and their choice to settle here.
 

The Lincoln Home is located at 22 River Road, overlooking the Damariscotta River, in Newcastle. For more information, please contact Rhonda Hanna, Director of Community Life, at 563-3350. This event is free and open to the public.

 

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