February 21, 2013
Bring the family to explore the trails and treasures of the Wells Reserve at Laudholm. Enjoy live animal presentations (10am and noon), go on a wildlife tracking walk (11am and 1pm), get bird-watching tips, and create a wildlife project to take home. Bring sleds and snowshoes if you have them (and if there’s snow). Presented by the Wells Reserve at Laudholm, Center for Wildlife, and York County Audubon. Free for all. 10am-2pm.
Click for more info: http://www.wellsreserve.org
Spend New Years Even at Old Orchard Beach, ME.
Festivities begin at 4:30 PM and fireworks are at 6:30 PM. Enjoy Marshmallow Toasting Pits, Beach Bonfire and Hot Cocoa. Fun for all ages.
For more information visit OOB365.com.
January 1, 2013 – Join in for fun and a great cause. Annual fundraiser for Special Olympics Maine, where potential “dippers” collect pledges prior to their “dip” in the Atlantic Ocean on New Year’s Day, at NOON, sharp!
Watch or join in as over 300 participants dip into the chilly waters as part of a fundraiser to benefit Special Olympics of Maine. Located on the beach in front of the Brunswick Hotel. Sponsored by the Portland Rugby Club and Special Olympics Maine. FMI and to read more visit www.firstgiving.com.
Annual tree-lighting event with free horse-drawn hay wagon rides, face painting, entertainment, hot chocolate and food. Frosty and Rudolph will be on hand. Bring your camera and have your picture take with Santa and Mrs. Claus, who arrive on a fire engine, making this a very special tradition and holiday event. Parade starts at 1pm on Old Orchard Street. Firepits in the park have replaced bon fires on the beach. Pictures with Mrs. Clause. 3PM is the tree lighting in the town square. Happy Holidays!