• ‘Pandemonium’ to take the stage

    ‘Pandemonium’ to take the stage

    TREMONT — A Greek comedy by Southwest Harbor writer Bowen Swersey will be performed at the Barn Arts Collective’s Barn on Saturday, June 23, at 7 p.m. “Pandemonium,” a play in two parts, takes place on the slopes of Mount Olympus. The play is part of the Barn’s new Local Residency Series. Swersey was the

  • Church history, with singing

    BAR HARBOR — Church of Our Father summer member Karin Maag will make a historical presentation with singing at the church parish hall on Friday, June 22, at 3:30 p.m. She will teach about Scottish reformer John Knox and the origins of the Presbyterian Church, which counted nine U.S. presidents among its membership. Scottish-themed refreshments

  • Contra dance to feature Fay

    Contra dance to feature Fay

    BAR HARBOR — Big Moose Band will play and the caller will be Mike Fay for the monthly contra dance at the Jesup Memorial Library on Saturday, June 23, at 6:30 p.m. Partners are not needed. No contra dance knowledge is necessary, as all dances will be taught beforehand. An $8 donation is requested from

  • New musical to premiere

    New musical to premiere

    TREMONT — “Fountain: A New Musical Adventure” by Christopher Anselmo will be performed at the Barn in Bass Harbor on Saturday, June 16, at 2 p.m. The musical, developed by Anselmo and Jared Corak, explores the peculiar and perilous oddities of Florida through the eyes of a young girl as she hunts for the Fountain

  • Williams’ screenplay to premiere

    Williams’ screenplay to premiere

    TREMONT — A pair of works-in-progress by Barn Arts Collective resident artists will take place at the Barn on Saturday, June 9, at 7 p.m. Excerpts from “Blood Bag,” written, built and performed by Eli Nixon and directed by Anne Cecelia Haney, will be performed. The play is about a queer skeleton’s efforts to decolonize

  • Spring social

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR — A spring social will be presented by the Southwest Harbor and Tremont Chamber of Commerce and the Wendell Gilley Museum at the museum on Tuesday, June 5, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Participants are invited to celebrate the start of the summer season, meet neighbors and enjoy new exhibitions. The Southwest Harbor and Tremont

  • Local musicians to share stage

    Local musicians to share stage

    BAR HARBOR — Americana folk ensemble The Blake Rosso Band will play an album release concert at The Criterion Theatre on Friday, June 15, at 8 p.m. The concert will feature Djar Djar and opening act Gus La Casse. Djar Djar, a rock and roll quartet, consists of Kevin Elk, Simon Robertson, Will Miller and