Upcoming Homeschool Events

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

Click here for regular, Ongoing Activities happening around the state.


 

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Portland

James and the Giant Peach

February 16 - 25, 2018

See James and the Giant Peach at the Children’s Museum & Theatre! $10/ticket. Running 2/16-2/25. www.kitetails.org


For more information please contact:

Name:
Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine
Phone: 207-828-1234
E-mail: sandy@kitetails.org

Camden

Free Community Breakfast

February 26, 2018

Open every Monday from 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Chestnut Street Baptist Church


Camden Community Breakfast is FREE and open to all.


The breakfast is restaurant style, with menus and servers. Breakfast is cooked-to-order. The menu includes: Eggs (any style, except poached and hard-boiled,) bacon, sausage, home fries, toast, coffee, tea, juice/milk. Specials each week vary from waffles to pastry, or homemade muffins.


Every six weeks we offer Free Haircuts, and an Open Table. Check our Facebook page for upcoming dates. Free service hours are from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Breakfast is served until 10 a.m. on these days.


Find and like us on Facebook.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Sue Craft
Phone: 207-542-0360
E-mail: camdencommunitybreakfast@gmail.com

Portland

Modern Art Exploration (for Teens)

February 27 - April 3, 2018

Modern Art Exploration is a 6 week art class designed for teens in grade 7 and up. Class meets at Still Life Studio in Portland from 3:30-5:30pm on Tuesdays, Feb. 13th-Mar. 20th. Other classes and workshops offered throughout the year. Sign up for our newsletter to hear about new offerings. https://www.studiostilllife.com/class-calendar/2018/modern-art-exploration


For more information please contact:

Name:
Adria Moynihan Rusk
Phone: 207-899-6972
E-mail: info@studiostilllife.com

Bangor

Explore Newton’s First Law: Physics in Motion

March 7, 2018

Program: Physics Workshop One

Description: Students will complete age-appropriate activities relating to Newton’s First Law. Hands-on opportunities will engage children and deepen their understanding of this classic concept of physics.

Date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Time: 10:00-11:30 AM, sign-in @ 9:50 AM

Age Range: 6-10 years old

Location: Challenger Learning Center of Maine

Cost:$15 / child


Program: Physics Workshop Two

Description: Students will complete age-appropriate activities relating to Newton’s First Law. Hands-on opportunities will engage children and deepen their understanding of this classic concept of physics.

Date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Time:10:30-12:00 PM, sign-in @ 10:15 AM

Age Range: 10-14 years old

Location: Challenger Learning Center of Maine

Cost: $15 / child


For more information please contact:

Name:
Challenger Learning Center of Maine
Phone: 207-990-2900
E-mail: contact @astronaut.org

Hallowell

Young at Art K-8 Exhibition

March 7 - 24, 2018

Harlow Art Center

This will be our 15th year of celebrating talented art students and our second year integrating -artwork by homeschooled students!


For more information please contact:

Name:
Allison McKeen
Phone: 207-622-3813
E-mail: allison@harlowgallery.org

Portsmouth, NH

History Explorers: A Journey into Colonial Life

March 23, 2018

Step into the past using a book as your time machine! Hear an amusing story of a colonial boy’s day in Williamsburg, VA. Experience his life as you participate in kitchen chores in front of an open hearth, make old-fashioned toothpowder, dress up and simulate a stagecoach ride, and play an 18th-century school game. Participants will visit three historic homes as they compare and contrast daily life 200 years ago to daily life today. Topics include health & hygiene, school, entertainments and daily chores.


Recommended for ages 5-10.

Time: 9:45 – 12:30

Price: $12 per child (5+). 1 adults per group is free. Additional adults are $8.00 each. Pre-registration is required. For questions or registration contact: education@strawberybanke.org/603-422-7541 or visit https://strawberybankemuseum.wordpress.com/homeschool-days/ for more information and online registration.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Strawbery Banke Museum
Phone: 603-422-7545
E-mail: bhallen@strawberybanke.org

Freeport

Maine Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest

March 24, 2018

The Junior Duck Stamp art contest designed to teach waterfowl and wetland conservation to the youth by having students draw a 9x12 picture of waterfowl in its habitat in the medium of their choice. Entries must be submitted by March 15th. Please contact kaitlin.m.chamblee@gmail.com for more information on entering.


For more information please contact:

Name:
Kaitlin Chamblee
Phone: 207-646-9226
E-mail: kaitlin.m.chamblee@gmail.com