Friday, Oct. 7

Watts Hall Community Players presents “Darrow,” Oct. 7-9

“DARROW,” a one-man show starring John Burstein about the famous trial lawyer, presented by Watts Hall Community Players at Watts Hall, 174 Main St, Thomaston, Oct. 7 and 8 at 7 p.m. and Oct. 9 at 3 p.m. Tickets $15 at the door or online at tinyurl.com/Darrow-show.

Saturday, Oct. 8

Antique, Art, Craft and Flea Market

Saturday Oct. 8, 2022, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., indoors at Oceanview Grange, rain or shine

131 Martinsville, Tenants Harbor

 For more information, call 372-8629

Sunday, Oct. 9

Robinson Homestead open house with apple historian John Bunker

The St. George Historical Society invites the public to the final open house of 2022 at the Andrew Robinson Homestead, located at 945 River Road, on Sunday, Oct. 9, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. In addition to tours of the historic house and barn, the event will feature an apple historian, John Bunker, who will be on site to answer questions and speak about apples and orchard history in Maine.

If you have an apple growing on your property that needs identifying, John will possibly be able to provide the variety. Or just bring your apples to add to the on-site apple cider pressing. Overall, a fun day is in store for all ages and interests. This is a free event but donations are gladly accepted.

Monday, Oct. 10

Blues Night

The Christopher Dean Band performs at 7 p.m. for this weekly Blues series at the Grey Owl Bar & Grill, downstairs at the Trade Winds, 2 Park Drive, Rockland. All shows $20, tickets available at the door. Come see these great artists up close and enjoy a big dance floor. Like on Facebook @MondayNightBlues.

Wednesday, Oct. 12

Herring Gut Learning Center Aquatots program

The Herring Gut Learning Center’s Aquatots program will meet on Oct. 12. The program will allow children ages three to five to explore the wonders of the ocean by participating in movement activities, sensory play, and science explorations. Oct. 12’s topic is “Living Fossil: Horseshoe Crab Day.”

Aquatots will meet at the Learning Center on Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to noon, with a registration fee of $10. To register, visit herringgut.org.

Thursday, Oct. 13

Island Institute free movie screening and panel discussion

On Oct. 13, 2022, the Island Institute will hold a free screening of their new Climate of Change short filmClean Energy Solutions for the Working Waterfront.” The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with community leaders and industry experts.

The event will explore how climate change impacts the working waterfront in Maine and the steps being taken to adapt and create a resilient future.

Island Institute members will receive a complimentary beverage at Ada’s Kitchen after the event.

To register, visit https://go.islandinstitute.org/film-event.

Calling all kids and adults! Dress in painting-friendly clothes and join Miss Katie for an afternoon of painting fun.

Pick a miniature pumpkin to paint as spooky or as sweet as you choose. Bring it home to decorate your house for the season.

This event will take place in the Community Room at the Rockland Public Library; the library is located at 80 Union St, on Thursday, Oct. 13, from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Maine Educational Opportunity Center college planning essentials

The Maine Educational Opportunity Center will be hosting free individualized sessions for adults 19 &
over who are looking for a new career or returning to higher education. In-person sessions will be held at the Rockland UMA Center on 91 Camden St., Wednesday, Oct. 13 at 11:00 a.m. (on essentials of college planning) and 1:00 p.m. (on financial aid.)