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October 2017

Fall Harvest Festival and Tanglewood Tracks 3.5 Mile Trail Race

October 17 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until October 17, 2017

Tanglewood 4-H Camp, 1 Tanglewood Road
Lincolnville, ME 04849 United States
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$20

Join us on Saturday, October 7, 2017, at 9 a.m. for the 2nd annual Tanglewood Tracks race, and then 11 a.m.–3 p.m. for a Fall Harvest Festival at Tanglewood. Race registration/check in starts at 8 a.m. This is a family-friendly event to celebrate the harvest season. Festival activities will include guided journeys through the forest, apple cider pressing, archery, pond scooping, and arts and crafts. Lunch will be served mid-day. There is no cost to attend the festival, but donations are welcome. Registration for the Tanglewood…

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2017 Maine Compost School

October 17 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 20, 2017

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

Maine Compost School is the longest running Compost School in the United States. The Maine Compost School offers both classroom and laboratory hands-on activities. For people interested and/or involved with medium and large-scale composting operations. This course is a certificate program and trains personnel to be qualified compost site operators. This school is for one week, starting Monday, Oct. 16 and ending Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (except for Friday, 8 a.m.–3 p.m.)

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Maine Stone

October 17 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Lord Hall Gallery, Lord Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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An exhibition of sculpture by Maine artists.  

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Facilities Management Open House

October 17 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Service Building, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Free

Facilities Management is having an Open House. Have you ever wondered what it takes to maintain approximately 4 million square feet of space in 202 buildings across 443 acres? Join Facilities Management on Oct. 17 between 9 a.m.–3 p.m. and learn how UMaine's trades employees work behind the scenes to keep the campus presentable and operational. You may also discover that a career as a trades worker at a public institution is the right fit for you. Representatives from each of the trades shops — carpentry, custodial, HVAC,…

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Art Exhibition: Littoral Drift Nearshore

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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An exhibition of the works of Meghann Ripenhoff. Riepenhoff exhibits a selection of camera-less images created in 2017 that record the essence of nature in its most elemental and fluctuating states. Riepenhoff works primarily in cyanotype, a process explored by Anna Atkins and other photographic pioneers in the 1840s. As is characteristic with this early photographic process, the artist hand-coats watercolor paper with light-sensitive chemicals. What is unique to Riepenhoff’s process is that these works, often of considerable size, are…

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Art Exhibition: Maine and Again

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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An exhibition of the works of Jack Balas. "Maine and Again" features over forty works by painter Jack Balas, who lives and works in Arizona and Colorado. The UMMA exhibition is the largest assembly of the artist’s works to date. Balas’s works, principally watercolor on paper and oil on canvas, are featured in a wide range of sizes including small compositions, multi-paneled paper pieces and several large canvases. For nearly twenty years the depiction of athletic, youthful men, primarily of…

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Art Exhibition: Traces

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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"Traces" features the works of Amy Theiss Giese and Keliy Anderson-Staley, two photographers whose processes and images question deep-rooted conceptions on what constitutes a photograph. Both photographers have not used camera or lens to create these abstract compositions. Their process of applying and manipulating photo chemicals, and the resulting final images, may be more akin to the language of painting. The splatters, drips, blooms, and marks in these assorted works are not unlike the movement and gestural brushwork seen in…

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Art Exhibition: Tintype Portraits

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2017

University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St.
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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An exhibition of the works of Keliy Anderson-Staley. Houston-based photographer Keliy Anderson-Staley has made thousands of portraits that record the diversity of American faces. The wall installations, arranged in grids, consist of portraits of individuals and couples. The photographer states, “Each individual in this series — identified only by a first name — defiantly asserts his or her selfhood, resisting any imposed or external categorizing system we might bring to these images.” Anderson-Staley’s images exhibit the alluring surfaces and distinctive tonality…

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French Table

October 17 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:15pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 8, 2017

Department of Modern Languages and Classics, Little Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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No matter your level, bring your lunch and join us on Tuesdays for conversation in French. This event is held every Tuesday when classes are in session.  

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4-H Reflection Tool Listening and Feedback Sessions for Volunteers

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on November 8, 2017 at 6:00pm

One event on January 23, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on March 28, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on September 11, 2018 at 6:00pm

Free

Maine 4-H is excited to roll out new 4-H project records, reflection tools and opportunities for digital badges. A team has been working to design the new records aligned with research and connections to Maine’s commitment to proficiency based education in mind. These won't be perfect, and the team invites participants to try them out and be part of the process. Participate in live feedback sessions on Oct. 17, 2017; Nov. 8, 2017; Jan. 23, 2018, March 28, 2018 and Sept. 11, 2018, 6–8 p.m. These will…

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Sir Richard Branson Speaks to UMaine Students

October 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Neville Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Free

Sir Richard Branson is participating in a broadcast event sponsored by the UMaine chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success. The event will be on Oct. 17 at 6:30 p.m. in Neville, room 101, and is free to all students, staff and faculty. The event will be streamed live and hosted by John Jay College in New York City. All viewers are invited to submit questions via Twitter and Facebook, which will be answered live during the broadcast.

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Tuesdays at the IMRC — Visiting Artist Series

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on October 3, 2017 at 7:00pm

One event on October 17, 2017 at 7:00pm

One event on November 7, 2017 at 7:00pm

One event on November 14, 2017 at 7:00pm

One event on December 5, 2017 at 7:00pm

IMRC Center Orono, ME 04469 United States + Google Map

The Intermedia MFA "Tuesdays at the IMRC" Lecture Series provides the UMaine, Orono and Bangor community with a diverse schedule of compelling speakers, and performances by contemporary and interdisciplinary artists and performers from around the country and world. All events are free, open to the public and take place at the Innovative Media Research Commercialization Center, located in Stewart Commons at the University of Maine, at 7 p.m. For more information, including the schedule of upcoming events, visit imrccenter.com/fall-2017-imfa-imrc-visiting-artist-series/.

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2017 Maine Compost School

October 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 20, 2017

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

Maine Compost School is the longest running Compost School in the United States. The Maine Compost School offers both classroom and laboratory hands-on activities. For people interested and/or involved with medium and large-scale composting operations. This course is a certificate program and trains personnel to be qualified compost site operators. This school is for one week, starting Monday, Oct. 16 and ending Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (except for Friday, 8 a.m.–3 p.m.)

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Maine Stone

October 18 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until November 17, 2017

Lord Hall Gallery, Lord Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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An exhibition of sculpture by Maine artists.  

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Pricing Your Products and Services

October 18 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Penobscot County, 307 Maine Avenue
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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Free

A half-day workshop designed to help small business owners develop profitable pricing strategies for their products and services.

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Engineering Job Fair

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
New Balance Student Recreation Center, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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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. For additional information, visit umaine.edu/career/upcoming-events/engineering-job-fair/.

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Art Exhibition: Littoral Drift Nearshore

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2017

University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St.
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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An exhibition of the works of Meghann Ripenhoff. Riepenhoff exhibits a selection of camera-less images created in 2017 that record the essence of nature in its most elemental and fluctuating states. Riepenhoff works primarily in cyanotype, a process explored by Anna Atkins and other photographic pioneers in the 1840s. As is characteristic with this early photographic process, the artist hand-coats watercolor paper with light-sensitive chemicals. What is unique to Riepenhoff’s process is that these works, often of considerable size, are…

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Art Exhibition: Maine and Again

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2017

University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St.
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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An exhibition of the works of Jack Balas. "Maine and Again" features over forty works by painter Jack Balas, who lives and works in Arizona and Colorado. The UMMA exhibition is the largest assembly of the artist’s works to date. Balas’s works, principally watercolor on paper and oil on canvas, are featured in a wide range of sizes including small compositions, multi-paneled paper pieces and several large canvases. For nearly twenty years the depiction of athletic, youthful men, primarily of…

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Art Exhibition: Traces

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2017

University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St.
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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"Traces" features the works of Amy Theiss Giese and Keliy Anderson-Staley, two photographers whose processes and images question deep-rooted conceptions on what constitutes a photograph. Both photographers have not used camera or lens to create these abstract compositions. Their process of applying and manipulating photo chemicals, and the resulting final images, may be more akin to the language of painting. The splatters, drips, blooms, and marks in these assorted works are not unlike the movement and gestural brushwork seen in…

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Art Exhibition: Tintype Portraits

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2017

University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St.
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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An exhibition of the works of Keliy Anderson-Staley. Houston-based photographer Keliy Anderson-Staley has made thousands of portraits that record the diversity of American faces. The wall installations, arranged in grids, consist of portraits of individuals and couples. The photographer states, “Each individual in this series — identified only by a first name — defiantly asserts his or her selfhood, resisting any imposed or external categorizing system we might bring to these images.” Anderson-Staley’s images exhibit the alluring surfaces and distinctive tonality…

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