Discover Portland with Michael Perry
On Monday, June 18, from 3:00 to 4:00pm, Michael Perry, from Freeport, explores the beauty and history of Maine’s largest city with photos from one end of Congress Street to the other. Enjoy some fun facts and images from the Eastern Prom to the Western Prom; from Woodfords to Deering Oaks. We will attend a Sea Dogs baseball game, and visit some classic Portland businesses like B&M, Oakhurst, and Hood Dairy. Michael talks about Portland’s famous: poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, movie director John Ford and Maine Governor, Baxter State Park creator, Percival Baxter. Enjoy the inspiring photos mixed with Michael’s warmth and humor, fascinating history, local lore and zany trivia.
Dogtripping with David Rosenfelt
David Rosenfelt is a bestselling mystery writer and the author of Dogtripping, a hilarious chronicle of his cross country move from California to Maine with his 25 dogs. He and his wife Debbie have rescued over 4,000 dogs through their Tara Foundation. Join us on Monday, June 25, from 3:00 to 4:00pm.
The Lincoln Home is located at 22 River Road, Newcastle. Events are Free, unless otherwise noted and Open to the Public. Please contact Rhonda Hanna, Community Life Director at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 563-3350 with any questions. Follow us on FaceBook.
Lobster & More
Mark your calendar for Saturday, August 18, 4:00pm, for the third annual event on the banks of the Damariscotta River, next to The Lincoln Home, at 22 River Road, Newcastle. All ages come to dine on delicious Maine lobsters, mouth-watering barbecue chicken, and home made Maine blueberry desserts. Dancing to Bluegrass band, Sandy River Ramblers, and 20 artists exhibiting their work at “Art Under the Tent,” add to the evening’s festivities.
The Financial Assistance Fund at The Lincoln Home is for residents who have outlived their financial resources. For the last ten years, The Lincoln Home has provided over $200,000 a year of free housing and health care to residents in need as it does not receive any state or federal monies.
Tickets are $45 per person, for Lobster or Chicken, and $50 for one of each; under age 10 are free. Please call 563-3350 to reserve.
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