Giant Garage Sale for Gibbs Library


On Saturday, June 25, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Washington Fire Station, 42 Old Union Road, the sale includes furniture, household goods, antiques, tools, books and estate items. Donations accepted; call Beth at 845-2611. The Grange will be serving breakfast from 7 to 9:30 a.m.

Bank to recognize nonprofit board members

Camden National Bank, through The Bank of Maine Charitable Foundation, is accepting nominations for the 2016 Leaders & Luminaries Award. The statewide search honors four of Maine’s leading nonprofit board members and presents each of them with a $5,000 cash award for their organizations.

Deadline for entries is Sept. 2. Recipients will be honored Nov. 10. Last year Pete Bixler of Bay Chamber Concerts in Rockport was one of the four recipients.

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Seabird Cruise to Petit Manan Island

Friends of Maine Coastal Island’s annual Seabird Sunset Cruise to Petit Manan Island sails from Bar Harbor Sunday, July 24, at 5 p.m. with refuge staff and Friends’ naturalists as tour guides to help identify birds and other wildlife.

Hors d’oeuvres, wine and beer are included, and there will be an auction on the way back. Bar Harbor Whale Watch Co. lends its catamaran for a comfortable ride out to the island.

Tickets at $50 each can be purchased at Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 9 Water St., Rockland, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or online at For more information, call 594-0600.