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July 2017

Art of Climate Science

July 26 @ 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until September 29, 2017

Fernald Gallery, University of Maine Hutchinson Center
Belfast, ME 04915 United States
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Free

An exhibit of photography and art from researchers at the University of Maine’s Climate Change Institute, highlighting research activities of CCI faculty, students and staff engaged in climate change research at the University of Maine and around the world. The purpose is to share the nature and beauty in our work with the public. For additional information or to request an accommodation, contact Nancy Bergerson at 207.338.8049.

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Highmoor Farm Field Day

July 26 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Highmoor Farm, 52 US Route 202
Monmouth, ME 04259 United States
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$25

Join UMaine Cooperative Extension and Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station staff along with the Maine State Pomological Society and Maine Vegetable and Small Fruit Growers Association for a public field day for Maine farmers at Highmoor Farm in Monmouth. Lunch included in registration fee. The agenda and registration information are posted on the Highmoor Farm website.

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Art Exhibition: Susan Groce and Antonio Small

July 26 @ 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 September 22, 2017

Lord Hall Gallery, Lord Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Exhibitions of work by two Port Clyde artists. Susan Groce: Prints and Drawings Antonio Small: Photographs    

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Somewhere: Jason Bard Yarmosky

July 26 @ 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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Somewhere, a series of paintings, drawings and video by Brooklyn, NY-based artist Jason Bard Yarmosky, explores issues of aging and, specifically, dementia and Alzheimer’s. A longtime subject of Yarmosky’s paintings is his grandmother who has played an integral role in the evolution of these works. Depicted with realistic precision, she travels through these compositions wearing assorted costumes and masks imbued with symbolism. Every feature, from wrinkles of skin to the folds of varied fabrics, is meticulously rendered. The artist states,…

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I Wear What I Want: Susan Barnett

July 26 @ 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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I Wear What I Want features over 100 images by NYC-based photographer Susan Barnett. The exhibition, composed of color photographs from Barnett’s Not In Your Face series, explores how the messages and graphics we choose to wear on t-shirts provide a window into our sense of style, personal philosophies and values. Barnett states that her subjects are “human billboards that advertise purposes in life, philosophies that drive us, ideologies we attest to. They are calls for action, they are calls…

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What Lies Beneath: Lee Cummings

July 26 @ 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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In What Lies Beneath, Maine-based artist Lee Cummings creates an immersive, exuberant ceramic environment. The central installation, composed of over 300 individually sculpted forms, is inspired by an array of marine species. The stark white porcelain elements, ranging from one inch to three feet, take the form of urchins, tube worms, coral and other sea dwellers.  The collective grouping of sculptures invite both macro and micro views of what lies beneath the ocean’s surface. For the artist, the sheer quantity of unique,…

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Creating Renewable Tunable Polymers from Hydroxymethylfurfural

July 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jenness Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Meredith Allen, candidate for the Master of Science degree in Chemical Engineering, will be defending her thesis.

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Power of Play: Creating Games for Positive Outcomes

July 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
IMRC Center, Orono, ME 04469 United States + Google Map

Christopher Bryant, candidate for the Master of Fine Arts degree in Intermedia, will be defending his thesis.

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Preserving the Harvest: Pickling, South Paris

July 26 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Oxford County, 9 Olson Rd
South Paris, ME 04281 United States
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$20

UMaine Extension's hands-on food preservation workshop will teach you the basics of canning and freezing, including how to use a water bath canner to pickle. Learn from the experts. We will provide fresh produce and canning jars.

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Art of Climate Science

July 27 @ 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until September 29, 2017

Fernald Gallery, University of Maine Hutchinson Center
Belfast, ME 04915 United States
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Free

An exhibit of photography and art from researchers at the University of Maine’s Climate Change Institute, highlighting research activities of CCI faculty, students and staff engaged in climate change research at the University of Maine and around the world. The purpose is to share the nature and beauty in our work with the public. For additional information or to request an accommodation, contact Nancy Bergerson at 207.338.8049.

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Art Exhibition: Susan Groce and Antonio Small

July 27 @ 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 September 22, 2017

Lord Hall Gallery, Lord Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Exhibitions of work by two Port Clyde artists. Susan Groce: Prints and Drawings Antonio Small: Photographs    

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Strengthening Your Facilitation Skills — Level 1

July 27 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Thursday, repeating until July 27, 2017

University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Penobscot County, 307 Maine Avenue
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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$130

Facilitation skills are not routinely learned and practiced. If you have ever been in a role that you wished you had more skills or practice, then Strengthening Your Facilitation Skills, Level 1 is for you. Fun, creative, and thought provoking, the SYFS, Level 1 Curriculum is a dynamic and comprehensive five-lesson facilitation training series full of activities, “lecturettes” and potential "aha!" moments. These classes on five Thursdays on the following dates:  June 15, June 22,  June 29, July 13 and July 27.

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Somewhere: Jason Bard Yarmosky

July 27 @ 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 September 2, 2017

University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St.
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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Somewhere, a series of paintings, drawings and video by Brooklyn, NY-based artist Jason Bard Yarmosky, explores issues of aging and, specifically, dementia and Alzheimer’s. A longtime subject of Yarmosky’s paintings is his grandmother who has played an integral role in the evolution of these works. Depicted with realistic precision, she travels through these compositions wearing assorted costumes and masks imbued with symbolism. Every feature, from wrinkles of skin to the folds of varied fabrics, is meticulously rendered. The artist states,…

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I Wear What I Want: Susan Barnett

July 27 @ 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 September 2, 2017

University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St.
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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I Wear What I Want features over 100 images by NYC-based photographer Susan Barnett. The exhibition, composed of color photographs from Barnett’s Not In Your Face series, explores how the messages and graphics we choose to wear on t-shirts provide a window into our sense of style, personal philosophies and values. Barnett states that her subjects are “human billboards that advertise purposes in life, philosophies that drive us, ideologies we attest to. They are calls for action, they are calls…

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What Lies Beneath: Lee Cummings

July 27 @ 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 September 2, 2017

University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St.
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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In What Lies Beneath, Maine-based artist Lee Cummings creates an immersive, exuberant ceramic environment. The central installation, composed of over 300 individually sculpted forms, is inspired by an array of marine species. The stark white porcelain elements, ranging from one inch to three feet, take the form of urchins, tube worms, coral and other sea dwellers.  The collective grouping of sculptures invite both macro and micro views of what lies beneath the ocean’s surface. For the artist, the sheer quantity of unique,…

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4-H SPIN Volunteer Training, Jonesport (Session 5)

July 27 @ 11:00 am
Peabody Memorial Library, 162 Main Street
Jonesport, ME 04649 United States
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Free

What’s your passion? The Washington County 4-H program is looking for adults who have a talent or interest that they are willing to share with young people. We are planning now for 4-H SPIN clubs that will meet in the next three to six months. A 4-H SPIN Club is a SPecial INterest club where four to eight youth ages 9–18 learn about a specific topic of interest. Topics vary and include interests such as nature, woodworking, robotics, photography, gardening,…

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4-H Summer Introduction to Horses Program, Windham

July 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 3, 2017

Riding to the Top Therapeutic Riding Center, 14 Lilac Drive
Windham, ME 04062 United States
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$20

This will be an unmounted program focusing on various aspects of horse care. Two classes will be hands on with horses (weather permitting) and three will be learning about horses. Participants will learn about horse behavior, safety around horses, how to groom and tack a horse, basic horse nutrition, how to halter and lead, how to clean stalls, and more. This program will be for five weeks starting Thursday, June 29, and ending Thursday, August 3. There will be no class Thursday,…

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Envisioning Recovery: A Social-Ecological Systems Analysis of Maine’s Co-Managed Sea Urchin Fishery

July 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Norman Smith Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Kimberly Ovitz, candidate for the Master of Science degree in Marine Policy, will be defending her thesis.

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In My Backyard

July 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Emera Astronomy Center, 167 Rangeley Rd.
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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With song and colorful animation it is an adventure to explore a backyard like this one with children’s song writer, Fred Penner, of Nickelodeon fame. His excitement and love of nature takes visitors on a tour of daytime discovery and then the wonders of the night sky. The changing seasons, rainbows, constellation patterns, planets and moon phases set to music are just a few of the treats in store. From day to night to sunrise, looking at the world and…

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Art of Climate Science

July 28 @ 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until September 29, 2017

Fernald Gallery, University of Maine Hutchinson Center
Belfast, ME 04915 United States
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Free

An exhibit of photography and art from researchers at the University of Maine’s Climate Change Institute, highlighting research activities of CCI faculty, students and staff engaged in climate change research at the University of Maine and around the world. The purpose is to share the nature and beauty in our work with the public. For additional information or to request an accommodation, contact Nancy Bergerson at 207.338.8049.

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