Events

Aug 30 - Kittery Community Market

The Kittery Community Market (KCM), Kittery Center Village at Post Office Square, 10 Shapleigh Road, Kittery, ME

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

The Kittery Community Market will be on Sunday's instead of Wednesday's this year! Beginning June 7th and continuing every Sunday until October 4th from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. This market is currently seeking vendors, email kitterycommunitymarket@gmail.com if you're interested in becoming a vendor.

Sep 02 - Rye Farmer's Market

Rye Center, 580 Washington Road, Rye, NH

2:30p.m. - 5:30p.m.

The Rye Farmer's Market will be open every Wednesday from 2:30p.m. to 5:30p.m. beginning June 24th and continuing until September 23rd. This is a great opportunity to enjoy local fruits, vegetables, flowers, fine crafts and baked goods. There will be several new vendors, such as Churchill's Gardens with flowers and plants and Isles of Shoals Organic Body Products.

For more information on the Rye Farmer's Market, click here.

Sep 06 - Kittery Community Market

The Kittery Community Market (KCM), Kittery Center Village at Post Office Square, 10 Shapleigh Road, Kittery, ME

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

The Kittery Community Market will be on Sunday's instead of Wednesday's this year! Beginning June 7th and continuing every Sunday until October 4th from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. This market is currently seeking vendors, email kitterycommunitymarket@gmail.com if you're interested in becoming a vendor. 

Sep 09 - Rye Farmer's Market

Rye Center, 580 Washington Road, Rye, NH

2:30p.m. - 5:30p.m.

The Rye Farmer's Market will be open every Wednesday from 2:30p.m. to 5:30p.m. beginning June 24th and continuing until September 23rd. This is a great opportunity to enjoy local fruits, vegetables, flowers, fine crafts and baked goods. There will be several new vendors, such as Churchill's Gardens with flowers and plants and Isles of Shoals Organic Body Products.

For more information on the Rye Farmer's Market, click here.

Sep 09 - "And" Then... Environmental & Energy Legislative Update 2015

Hannaford Lecture Hall, University of Southern Maine, 88 Bedford St., Portland

7:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

The Environmental & Energy Technology Council of Maine will bring policy, environmental, business, and legislative leaders together to discuss recent legislation and look ahead at interpretation and implementation of the new laws. In 2015, the Maine Legislature considered a diverse portfolio of energy and environmental bills related to energy efficiency, solar energy, wind permitting, land conservation, water quality, mining regulations, and many other topics. Click here for more information and to register to attend. 

Sep 12 - Flow to Detoxify

Zev Yoga Studios, 1 Webb Place, Dover

9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Join Ankati for a detoxification workshop at the Zev Yoga Studio in Dover. This session will focus on practices to stretch, compress, and twist toxins from the muscles, organs, and spine to create a more balanced and clean body. Contact Ankati at (603) 767-3125 for more information or to reserve your spot. 

Sep 13 - Flying Beyond Fear

Zev Yoga Studios,1 Webb Place, Dover

9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Ankati brings arm balance practices to the Zev Yoga Studio in Dover to help fellow yogis move from fear into trust. This workshop incorporates a strong, flowing asana practice, emotional and energetic awareness, and breath work for a deepy empowering yoga session. Contact Ankati at (603) 767- 3125 for more information and to register. 

Sep 13 - Kittery Land Trust Annual Meeting and Potluck Dinner

Fort Foster Pavilion

12:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Join the Kittery Land Trust for their 28th annual meeting and potluc dinner. Kittery Land Trust's updated by-laws will be reviewed and approved by members at the meeting, and there will be a talk titled "Brave Boat Headwaters & MtA2C: Making Connections". Those planning on attending are encouraged to bring a dish to share at the potluck dinner. 

Sep 13 - Kittery Community Market

The Kittery Community Market (KCM), Kittery Center Village at Post Office Square, 10 Shapleigh Road, Kittery, ME

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

The Kittery Community Market will be on Sunday's instead of Wednesday's this year! Beginning June 7th and continuing every Sunday until October 4th from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. This market is currently seeking vendors, email kitterycommunitymarket@gmail.com if you're interested in becoming a vendor.

Sep 16 - Rye Farmer's Market

Rye Center, 580 Washington Road, Rye, NH

2:30p.m. - 5:30p.m.

The Rye Farmer's Market will be open every Wednesday from 2:30p.m. to 5:30p.m. beginning June 24th and continuing until September 23rd. This is a great opportunity to enjoy local fruits, vegetables, flowers, fine crafts and baked goods. There will be several new vendors, such as Churchill's Gardens with flowers and plants and Isles of Shoals Organic Body Products. The Green Alliance will be there with a table, so come by and check out all that we have to offer!

For more information on the Rye Farmer's Market, click here.

Sep 17 - Support the New England Grassroots Environmental Fund in the Climate Ride

Bar Harbor, ME to Boston, MA

September 17 - 21

The Climate Ride Northeast is a five day, 390 mile bike ride beginning September 17 in Bar Harbor and ending September 21 in Boston. Climate Ride is a nonprofit organization that puts together events to raise money and awareness for environmental issues across the country.

This summer, the New England Grassroots Environmental Fund has joined the Climate Ride Northeast to raise funds to support the work that grassroots groups are doing. The organization has created a team, the Grassroots Fun(d) Riders, to raise money and will be represented by Bart Westdijk, Program Director at the New England Grassroots Environmental Fund.

There is still room to join the Grassroots Fun(d) Riders in the 390 mile bike journey, or those interested in donating can contribute to Bart Westdijk’s fundraising campaign.
 

Sep 19 - Passport Tour 2015

Strawberry Banke Museum

4 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

 Smuttynose Brewery and New Hampshire Public Television will be hosting the Passport Tour 2015 at Strawberry Banke museum in Portsmouth, NH. There will be a variety of pairings, local foods created by the best chefs in the area and craft brews from local breweries. The main event is from 5 - 7:30 p.m.. Tickets run from $75 for the main event and a $30 designated driver pass, providing food and non-alcoholic beverages. The event will be for those who are 21 years or older and have an ID. 

For ticket purchases and more information on the event, visit the Passport 2015 page.

 

Sep 20 - Kittery Community Market

The Kittery Community Market (KCM), Kittery Center Village at Post Office Square, 10 Shapleigh Road, Kittery, ME

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

The Kittery Community Market will be on Sunday's instead of Wednesday's this year! Beginning June 7th and continuing every Sunday until October 4th from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. This market is currently seeking vendors, email kitterycommunitymarket@gmail.com if you're interested in becoming a vendor.

Sep 20 - Concerts on the Hill Featuring Beiliang Zhu

St. John's Episcopal Church, 100 Chapel St.

4:00 p.m.

Concerts on the Hill will host International Bach Prize Winner, Beiliang Zhu, who has been hailed by The New Yorker for her "elegant and sensual, stylishly wild" playing. This is a rare opportunity to hear an internationally-acclaimed performer play both cello and viol da gamba. Zhu's program will include works by Johann Sebastian Bach, as well as his 9th son Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, who was a very successful composer, though in a completely different style than his father. 

General admission tickets are available at the door for a suggested donation of $15, and student/senior tickets are available at a suggested donation of $10. Children and youth are welcome and encouraged to attend for free.

Sep 23 - Rye Farmer's Market

Rye Center, 580 Washington Road, Rye, NH

2:30p.m. - 5:30p.m.

The Rye Farmer's Market will be open every Wednesday from 2:30p.m. to 5:30p.m. beginning June 24th and continuing until September 23rd. This is a great opportunity to enjoy local fruits, vegetables, flowers, fine crafts and baked goods. There will be several new vendors, such as Churchill's Gardens with flowers and plants and Isles of Shoals Organic Body Products.

For more information on the Rye Farmer's Market, click here.

Sep 24 - Six Week Introductory Beekeeping Course

Jeremiah Smith Grange, 1 Lee Hook Rd., Lee

6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Looking for a new hobby? Have you always wanted to keep bees, but never got around to it? The Seacoast Beekeepers Association is offering a 6-week introductory course this fall to help you prepare for getting your own honeybees. Topics will include honeybee biology, equipment, hive management, and pests and diseases. Classes will be held Thursdays, September 24, October 1, 22, 29, and November 5 and 12, at the Jeremiah Smith Grange from 6:30 to 8:30pm. The cost for the session is $75 per person (may bring a family member along). This fee will include class handouts and a one year membership to the Seacoast Beekeepers Association. Pre-registration is required to attend.

For more information and to register, email info@seacoastbeekeepers.com.

Sep 24 - Six Week Introductory Beekeeping Course

Jeremiah Smith Grange, 1 Lee Hook Rd., Lee

6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Looking for a new hobby? Have you always wanted to keep bees, but never got around to it? The Seacoast Beekeepers Association is offering a 6-week introductory course this fall to help you prepare for getting your own honeybees. Topics will include honeybee biology, equipment, hive management, and pests and diseases. Classes will be held Thursdays, September 24, October 1, 22, 29, and November 5 and 12, at the Jeremiah Smith Grange from 6:30 to 8:30pm. The cost for the session is $75 per person (may bring a family member along). This fee will include class handouts and a one year membership to the Seacoast Beekeepers Association. Pre-registration is required to attend.

For more information and to register, email info@seacoastbeekeepers.com.

Sep 27 - Harvest Moon Gala

Shilo Farm Eco B&B, 88 Beach Rd, Eliot, ME

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Shilo Farm Eco Bed and Breakfast is hosting a Harvest Moon Gala! The event will be a farm to table feast and auction to celebrate sustainability in the fall season. The event will be held as a fundraiser in support of Rett’s Roost and is a chance to help an incredible group over an array of delicious foods. In the event of rain, the event will be rescheduled to October 4th.

For information on tickets to the event, visit their event brite page.

To donate auction items contact Rett’s Roost at rettsroost@gmail.com.
 

 

Sep 27 - Kittery Community Market

The Kittery Community Market (KCM), Kittery Center Village at Post Office Square, 10 Shapleigh Road, Kittery, ME

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

The Kittery Community Market will be on Sunday's instead of Wednesday's this year! Beginning June 7th and continuing every Sunday until October 4th from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. This market is currently seeking vendors, email kitterycommunitymarket@gmail.com if you're interested in becoming a vendor.