Bethel, ME 04217
Come to Bethel and enjoy all the fun outdoor activities WinterFest has to offer. Ice skating, snow sculptures, snow maze, winter triathlon, and lots more.
Bethel, ME 04217
Find quilts, photography, baskets, handmade jewelry, sweaters, mittens, jams, jellies, pickles, woodenware, crocheted and knit items, homemade soaps and lotions, and lots more. This is a great place to do your holiday shopping.
The pleasure of shopping in Maine is a gift in itself. Instead of fighting the crowds at the malls and big-box stores, an excursion through these classic Maine institutions will keep you in the holiday spirit while satisfying everyone on your shopping list.
A former church in Lisbon Falls is now home to one of the most stunning collections of spiders and butterflies.
Paris Hill has been called Maine’s Mount Olympus for its powerful residents, but what accounts for the village’s enduring allure?
A fund-raiser in 1913 brought out some unusual models.
Photograph by Richard Croteau
By Kathleen Fleury
If You Go:
The Dempsey Challenge, Simard-Payne Police Memorial Park, Lewiston. October 4 at 8 a.m. 866-990-1499.
Wizards, witches, and tin men — they’re all in Phillips this fall.
The leading man of the multiple Emmy nominated Grey’s Anatomy, Mr. Dempseywants you for a bicycle tour (ten, twenty-five, fifty, and a hundred miles), and a 3.1 mile run/walk created to raise both cancer awareness and funds for the Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope and Healing at Central Maine Medical Center. This event is co-sponsored by Down East.
South Paris, ME 04281
The 31st annual Founder’s Day to support the Hamlin Memorial Library and Museum in Paris, Maine will be held Saturday July 18, 2009.
The showpiece of the charity event is The Bahre Collection of antique and Classic cars. The collection, housed at the birthplace of Hannibal Hamlin, Abraham Lincoln’s first vice-president, is open once a year to the public at the Founder’s Day event.