Upcoming Homeschool Events

Homeschool related upcoming events, meetings and activities happening around the state!

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Rochester, NH

NH Homeschool Prom

May 27,2017

Join us for our third annual NH Homeschool Prom at The Elks in Rochester, NH on May 27th from 6pm-10pm. Tickets are $30 and student must be in 9th-12th grade (ages 14-19). Homeschoolers are welcome to bring a guest with an additional ticket cost. To find out more or purchase a ticket, please email: MiltonHomeschoolGroup@gmail.com or find us on FB at NH Homeschool Prom sponsored by Milton Homeschool Group.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Claudine Burnham
Phone: 603-401-0754
E-mail: Miltonhomeschoolgroup@gmail.com

Camden

Library Book Sale

June 2-4, 2017

The Camden Public Library will hold it's June booksale in its newly winterized Blue Door Book Shed on Friday, June 1 through Sunday, June 4, from 10:00am to 5:00pm.The shed is located in the parking lot just beyond hte Library Ampitheatre on Atlantic Avenue. Just follow the balloons from the library to the book shed!


For more information please contact:

Name:
Camden Public Library
Phone: 207-236-3440
E-mail: info@librarycamden.org

Lewiston

Name Necklaces!

June 3, 2017

On June 3rd at 11:00 on the Children's floor at Lewiston Public Library (200 Lisbon Street, Lewiston ME), we will be making necklaces using our names! Learning to code by using black and white beads for binary, and binary for letters, we will create super unique necklaces for any kids who want to try! Ages 8 and up, please call 513-3133 to sign up or with any questions.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Mary Randall
Phone: 207-513-3133
E-mail: mrandall@lewistonmaine.gov

Portland

Theatre Series: The Caterpillar Musical

June 5, 12, 19, 2017

Do you love to pretend and tell stories? Children ages 3-5 are invited to come along as we explore caterpillars through dance, movement, and acting! Crawl along during caterpillar yoga, make a dynamic butterfly costume, and take the stage to act out our own caterpillar musical. Parents are invited to the final class on June 19 for the final show. This is a drop-off class. Classes meet three Mondays in June; June 5, 12, and 19 from 10:45am-11:30am. Register for all three classes for $45 members, $60 visitors. Register online, call (207) 828-1234 ext. 231, or stop by the front desk. Sign up today, space is limited!


For more information please contact:

Name:
Sandy Boyce
Phone: 207-828-1234
E-mail: sandy@kitetails.org

Camden

Creative Art Afternoon

June 7, 2017

3:30-4:30pm

Located at the Camden Public Library. Miss Amy will help make puzzle-piece photo frames! This might make a great gift for Dad or a grampa or an Uncle on Father’s Day! All ages welcome and all materials provided!


For more information please contact:

Name:
Camden Public Library
Phone: 207-236-3440
E-mail: info@librarycamden.org

Bucksport

Mommy or Daddy + Me Nibble Night

June 9th, 2017

In this one-night, hands-on, watercolor painting class, we will cover the basic techniques and materials needed to create a painting. This class is ideal for a mother/father and child (or children) who want to have a fun, learning experience together. There will be some snacks and drinks provided, but you are welcome to bring something to share! You and your child will walk away with new knowledge, painting skills, and a beautiful work of art.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Sadie Personeni
Phone: 207-702-9135
E-mail: sadie@lighthouseartscenter.com

Camden

Tinker Tuesday

June 13, 2017

4-5pm

We’ll be taking our science outside where we’ll shoot mento rockets and explode baggies! Wear old clothes, it could get messy! Call to sign up! Last one ‘til SEPT. For 4th-8th graders!


For more information please contact:

Name:
Camden Public Library
Phone: 207-236-3440
E-mail: info@librarycamden.org

Lewiston

Summer Reading Kick off!

June 23, 2017

Reading never seemed SO fun! On June 23rd, Lewiston Public Library’s Children’s Department is kicking off our Summer Reading Game, “Build a Better World.” We can’t wait for you to play!


To participate in our Summer Reading Program, all you need to do is read two hours per week, and at the end of each week you get a small prize, with the possibility of even bigger raffle prizes (Soccer balls, Legos, chemistry sets, and more! If you read all 8 weeks, you will get a special prize at the end of the summer!


Throughout the summer vacation months, we will be hosting free programs and events full of music, energy, and fun, and we want you and your children to attend! Some of these events include, but are not limited to:


June 23rd at 11:00: Matt Loosigian, a storyteller and musician, will be performing in Callahan Hall!


June 26th at 11:00: Dana Perkins, ventriloquist and magician performs in Callahan Hall!


July 1st at 11:00: Sparks Arc with animals galore at Callahan Hall!


July 10th at 11:00: Antonin Rocha is a story-teller extraordinaire and will be performing at Callahan Hall!


You will not want to miss all these amazing performers, and you don’t have to! We will give out tickets on the third floor in advance. For anyone who wants to have the best seats, getting a ticket is the perfect solution: you will get into Callahan Hall first if you have a ticket!


To contact the LPL Children’s floor: email lplkids@gmail.com or call us at 513-3133. We look forward to all the fun we will have with everyone this summer!


For more information please contact:

Name:
Mary Randall
Phone: 207-513-3133
E-mail: mrandall@lewistonmaine.gov

Portland

Kotzschmar Organ Day

August 12, 2017

Have you ever walked through an organ before? Now's your chance! Tour the Kotzschmar Organ, learn how an organ works, and hear local organists. Free of charge so bring the entire family!


Time: 10am to 4pm


Location: Merrill Auditorium 20 Myrtle St, Portland, ME


Cost: FREE


Full details on tour times and organists on our website, www.foko.org"


For more information please contact:

Name:
Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ
Phone: 207-553-4363
E-mail: klor@foko.org

2017 Ongoing HOME Events

Group Portfolio Reviews

6/3 Bangor

6/13 Westbrook

6/23 Bridgton

8/17 Camden

8/3 Lewiston

8/16 Preque Isle

8/23 Augusta

8/24 Rockland

Getting Started Workshops

6/13 Westbrook

8/23 Augusta

Monthy Sports & Fitness Activities 

6/8 Monthly Hike, Searsport 

10/6 Monthly Skate, Portland  

Summer Playground Days

5/30 Standish

6/13 Bridgton

6/27 Brownfield

8/15 Brownfield

8/29 Bridgton

9/26 Brownfield

 

Upcoming in 2017

Upcoming in 2018