Community Announcements

  • Cranberry Isles: Noah the singing dog

    Saturday’s Rock the Duck celebration for Boatworks was a rousing success, thanks to performers and all who helped out. Corey Alley’s prize-worthy pulled pork and coleslaw started the evening with a delicious bang and Joy Sprague’s Noah stole the entertainment show with his canine song stylings. Katelyn Damon announced a raffle to benefit Islesford Boatworks

  • Swan’s Island Bazaar was a blast

    Jeanne Hoyle muses: “Can you believe we’ll be seeing ‘We Were an Island’ on Swan’s Island this summer? Filmmakers will be at the library on Aug. 1 at 7 p.m. for the showing. Inspired by the book ‘We Were An Island: The Maine Life of Art and Nan Kellam’ by Peter Blanchard III, the film

  • Swan’s Island: Broadband grant awarded

    Cathy DeMartin Harriton intrigues us with an invitation: “The Swan’s Island Library invites all islanders to participate in a new art exhibit called ‘My Island.’ There is no better way to capture the beauty and uniqueness of this island than through the artwork of islanders. “By lending your photographs, paintings, and drawings, you can share

  • Cranberry Isles: Artists wanted

    The Cranberry Isles saw high temperatures at the end of the week, with the thermometer reaching the upper eighties. But the show must go on, as the cast of “Boot Loose” proved on Friday evening. Lucky audience members report the show was a smashing success. Congratulations to Kathleen Lake, the cast and the crew on

  • Swan’s Island: 5K race, Island Bazaar set

    John Good announces fun: “Free sailing lessons have begun and take place at 11 a.m. every Wednesday morning in July and August at Trafton’s Wharf, home of the Swan’s Island Yacht Club. Classroom instruction is followed by on-the-water training. All are welcome and children under twelve must be accompanied by an adult. Bring a life

  • Swan’s Island; Meteorologist to visit

    Come rain or shine, mark your calendars for Friday, July 19, when Chris Ewing, meteorologist from WABI-TV, will visit our island to speak about weather forecasting. Join him at the library from 1-2:30p.m. Jeanne Hoyle and Bev McAloon invite us to the first of the summer Baptist Church Suppers on Friday, July 13. There will