Events for July 26, 2018
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B&W photographs taken over a 3 year period,
with a vintage large format Deardorff camera (4 x 5 & 5 x 7 negatives).
This work is about a sense of place. June 1-30.
Over the course of the past twenty-three years, this workshop has gained a national reputation as the place for singers to come for an intense, artistic growth experience. Our workshop seeks to bridge the gap between voice student and young professional. The faculty works as a team to guide each of the eighteen singers towards being a more polished and free artist. The workshop is process oriented and while there is no public performance, scene study and masterclasses provide vehicles for new concepts.Find out more »
Samantha Williams, (E-RYT, Board Certified Tai Chi Instructor) will lead two workshops to help you find the mindful practices that will suit you best. From 9:00 - 11:00 am, "Mindful Movement: Exploring Yoga, Tai Chi and Qi Gong" will offer an opportunity to explore three major styles of movement which link mind, body and spirit, and discuss the benefits of each. Attendees are welcome to participate and/or observe. And/or join Samantha from 1:00 – 3:00 pm for "Mindfulness and Meditation: Techniques and Tips to Quiet the Mind" Discover the four major styles of mediation, and find which works best for you. There will be time for a short practice and discussion of each technique. $30 per session, or $50 for the day, registration is required, as space is limited. To register, call Samantha at 207-214-6516, or e-mail email@example.comFind out more »
Throughout July and August, Downeast Lakes Land Trust offers free, educational activities and lessons for children ages 10-16. Thursdays, from 9:30 am – 12 pm, bring the kids to the Grand Lake Stream School Building ready for outdoor activities, rain or shine! Each week features a specific topic that builds appreciation and awareness of the natural history of the Downeast Lakes region.Find out more »
This workshop is designed to guide the students toward creating a painting from a photo reference, using both indirect and direct traditional painting techniques. It aims to instruct painters on how to use the photograph to create a painting that surpasses the look of the photograph, not simply imitates a photograph.Find out more »
All Eastern European countries have at least some tradition of music and dance, usually celebrated by a Sunday Afternoon “Hora” (or dance) in the town square. Come learn these dances to exciting Greek, Romanian, Bulgarian and Israeli music. Everyone, including beginners, is welcome to come and explore this great tradition. By donation. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.Find out more »
Chris Mills will talk about his varied experiences as a light keeper from the east to the west coasts of Canada in some of its most remote locations, including Grand Manan's Gannet Rock Light where he was one of the last assistant keepers in the 1990s. Learn about lantern houses, lenses, fog horn stations, and the historic importance of lighthouses in saving lives and shaping the stories of our land, from an engaging speaker who has loved lighthouses since early childhood. ADMISSION BY DONATIONFind out more »