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8:00 am

2018 Maine Compost School

October 17 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until October 18, 2018

One event on October 19, 2018 at 8:00am

Highmoor Farm, 52 US Route 202
Monmouth, ME 04259 United States
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$525

The Maine Compost School is the nation’s longest continually running compost education program. This session takes place Oct. 15–19, 2018, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (except Friday 8 a.m.–3 p.m.) Registration fee includes all instructional material, refreshments at breaks, lunches on Monday through Friday, assorted publications, a composting video series, and field trip. To register for online, visit extension.umaine.edu/register/product/2018-maine-compost-school/.

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9:00 am

Lord Hall Art Exhibition: “Maine and Aomori Print Exchange: Selected Images”

October 17 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until November 9, 2018

Lord Hall Gallery, Lord Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
Free

An exhibition of contemporary prints by Maine and Japanese artists will be on display Oct. 5 through Nov. 9 in Lord Hall Gallery at the University of Maine. The exhibition is a collaboration between Lord Hall Gallery and the Maine-Aomori Printmaking Society (MAPS), an annual art exchange featuring the work of 20 contemporary printmakers from Maine […]

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10:00 am

Engineering Job Fair

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
New Balance Student Recreation Center, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

The Engineering Job Fair at the University of Maine provides an important opportunity for engineering students and employers to meet face-to-face and informally interview for potential jobs and internships. Registration is online. For more information, visit umaine.edu/career/upcoming-events/engineering-job-fair.

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University of Maine Museum of Art Exhibitions

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St.
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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Second Nature Black and white oil paintings by artist Shelley Reed.  Olio A collection of ceramic objects by artist Darren Emenau.  So Real Selections from the museum’s permanent collection. Animalistic Selections from the museum’s permanent collection. For more information about these exhibitions and artists, visit umma.umaine.edu/.  

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11:30 am

WiSTEMM Days

October 17 @ 11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Buchanan Alumni House, 160 College Ave.
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (WiSTEMM) at the University of Maine will host several professional development, networking and community engagement events Oct. 17 and 18. WiSTEMM Days events will be held 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Buchanan Alumni House, McIntire Room on Oct. 17 and Stodder Hall, Room 57 on Oct. 18. […]

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12:00 pm

Cultural Appropriations

October 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Office of Multicultural Student Life, Memorial Union, 3rd Floor, University of Maine
Orono, ME United States
Free

Part of the Office of Multicultural Student Life's Lunch and Learn series designed to provide students, faculty and staff members with information, tools, and practical tactics for working most effectively with students from a broad range of backgrounds and identity groups. The purpose of this initiative is to foster and sustain a welcoming environment as […]

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12:15 pm

German Table

October 17 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:15pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 12, 2018

Little Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

If you would like to practice or build your spoken German, join us for a brown bag lunch and informal conversation. The group starts the second week of the semester and meets every Wednesday when classes are in session. End date for the fall semester is Dec. 12.

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5:00 pm

Coming Out Week: Rainbow Resource Center Open House

October 17 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Rainbow Resource Room, 5748 Memorial Union, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Coming Out Week is an annual week-long series of events that celebrate coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) or as an ally. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the first ever National Coming Out Day, and the 20th anniversary of the murder of Matthew Shepard.  The full schedule for the week is […]

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6:00 pm

Five Week Beginner Bee School (Springvale)

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 24, 2018

Springvale Public Library, 443 Main Street
Springvale, ME 04083 United States
$95

This 5-week beginner beekeeping course will introduce you to the honey bee colony, hive management and honey production, and is taught by a Master Beekeeper with over 10 years’ experience teaching beginner and advanced courses in southern Maine. This course takes place over five consecutive Wednesdays, starting Wednesday Sept. 26 and ending on Oct. 24.

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Wednesdays at the Wilson Center — Dinner and Spiritual/Multifaith Activities

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 12, 2018

Wilson Center, 67 College Avenue
Orono, ME 04473 United States
Free

Come join the Wilson Center for a home-cooked (vegetarian) meal, good company, art, music, speakers, and more. There is a different event or topic each week. Current and past Wednesday Dinner programs include: immigration discussions, The Kindness Rocks Project, mindfulness meditation, discussion of intimate partner violence, coloring mandalas, photography as a spiritual practice, zen doodling, […]

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Drying Fruits, Vegetables and Herbs (Orono Adult Education)

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Orono Middle School, 14 Goodridge Drive
Orono, ME 04473 United States
$16

Drying is a simple and inexpensive way to preserve foods and is especially useful for creating lightweight snacks and meals for outdoor activities. In this one-night workshop, participants will learn different techniques to best dehydrate fruits, vegetables and herbs.  Participants will receive recipes, try samples of dried goods and bundle up herbs to take home. […]

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7:00 pm

Coming Out Week: Coming Out Monologues

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
North Pod of Memorial Union, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Coming Out Week is an annual week-long series of events that celebrate coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) or as an ally. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the first ever National Coming Out Day, and the 20th anniversary of the murder of Matthew Shepard.  The full schedule for the week is […]

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7:30 pm

“Wealth” by Aristophanes — Reader’s Theater

October 17 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
Free

This event is free and open to the public. Directed by Nancy Ogle with original music by Donald Hagar. Preceding the lecture at 6:45 p.m. will be an introductory talk by visiting scholar David Butorac. Co-sponsored by the McGillicuddy Humanities Center and the Cultural Affairs/Distinguished Lecture Series.

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