Young Dragons: Kung Fu Workshop for Ages 8 – 12 after school on September 29

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Martial arts instructors Paul & Rosalie DiCrescenzo will lead participants in an introductory workshop in both unarmed Kung Fu practice, as well as basic sword techniques.

The program will take place on Thursday, September 29 at 3:30 p.m. The workshop is free, but advance registration is required.

Please click here for more details and registration information.

Coyote: America’s Songdog

Thursday, October 6Come hear the songdogs sing!
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Geri Vistein, a Maine-based conservation biologist, will join us for a fascinating audiovisual presentation that explores this important, resilient carnivore and its presence here in Maine.

Coyote at duskVistein will discuss the complex interrelationship of coyotes and humans, touching upon anthropology, archaeology, prehistoric and modern history, Native American life, poetry, human psychology, wildlife science and ecology, and much more. The program will also give the audience a chance to ask questions and share a dialogue that will help us to understand better our very deep-rooted relationships with all life, including our fellow humans.  Click here for more details.

 

 

Paper Sculptures by Karen Brooks on Display in September

The Mermaid, by Karen BrooksPaper Sculptures by artist Karen Brooks will be on display for September in the Stier Family Gallery. Using her own painted papers and up-cycled materials, the work is influenced by nature, story and spirit. The exhibit ranges from nearly flat artwork  framed on the wall to sculptural forms and book art in display cases. All works shown are available for purchase. The exhibit will run through the end of September. For more information on the artist’s work, visit www.karenbrooksartwork.com