December 15, Thursday
“Elf Jr. the Musical”
“Elf Jr.” at Oceanside High School. Thursday, December 15 and Saturday, December 17 at 7:30 pm Matinee show Sunday, December 18 at 2:00 pm Adults $8, seniors and students $5. FMI call 596-2010.
Early release ArtLab
Free ArtLab with artist Sarah Lee at the Maine Contemporary Art Center, 1-4pm Create garlands, tags, paper and other holiday decorations. Call FMI at 701-5005 or email email@example.com.
December 16, Friday
Hyssong Christmas concert
The Hyssong family presents a community Christmas concert, 6 p.m., at Friendship United Methodist Church, 24 Main St., Friendship. It will be a voluntary offer. FMI call Rev. Ken Dutille, 390-1466.
December 17, Saturday
Santa and Mrs. Claus
Santa and Mrs. Claus visits Hole in the Wall Bagel Shop, 754 Main St., Rockland, 9 to 11 a.m. Free activities for children of all ages and their families.
Hyssong Christmas concert
Potluck dinner at 5:30 pm followed by a Christmas concert by the Hyssong family at 7 pm at North Waldoboro Nazarene Church, 3008 Washington Road. FMI call 790-0947.
Dance of the Ugly Sweater
Ugly Sweater Dance American Legion Post 1, 335 Limerock St., Rockland, 7-11pm Music by Borderline Express. $10 per person, ages 21 and up. Reserve a table on Facebook or call 594-2901.
December 18, Sunday
“A Child’s Christmas in Wales”
Reading of “A Child’s Christmas in Wales,” followed by cookies and carols, Watts Hall, Thomaston, 3 p.m. Admission is free.
The number of Christmas birds
Christmas Bird Count in Thomaston/Rockland, Sunday, December 18th. Local bird watchers are welcome. FMI contact Delia Mohlie at firstname.lastname@example.org or 832-509.
Traditional Mexican posadas
Food and songs in English and Spanish, 1 to 4 p.m., Penobscot Bay Language School, 28 Gay St. Rockland. Register online or by phone: penobscot.us or call 594-1084.
Makerspace for adults
Free ArtLab studio for adults at the Maine Contemporary Art Center in Rockland, 10 a.m. to noon. Supplies and studio assistant available. Explore, do and create. IMF: cmcanow.org.
Various nativity scenes at Broad Bay Church, 941 Main St., Waldoboro from 1 to 3 p.m.
December 20, Tuesday
Met Opera’s “The Hours” at The Strand Theater in Rockland, 1:00 PM Tickets are $23/adult; $15/Strand members; $5/students under 18 and college students with ID. FMI: 594-0070; RocklandStrand.com.
December 22, Thursday
Bad free holiday movie
The Rockland Public Library presents “Santa Claus,” Santa Claus Vs. Devil, at 18:00 in the Community Hall and via Zoom. This event is free and open to all.
Senior Christmas Joy
Collect donations for people in long-term care and residential facilities. Donation boxes at Camden National Bank in Thomaston and Rockland, Union Town Office, Hope General Store. FMI: email@example.com
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