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Category archive: Events & Entertainment

08/03/2017 – Lily Webber, Mixed Media

Lily Gacki Webber – Mixed Media
July 26 – August 21, 2017 at the Lakeside Contemporary Art Gallery in the Lobby of the RFA Lakeside Theater, 2493 Main Street, Rangeley.

Regular hours at 10 – 2, Mon through Thurs and will be open at other times when the theater is open for an event.

08/03/2017 – Art in August

Art in August – Art Show and Sale

Thursday, August 3, 2017
10 am – 4 pm, Oquossoc Park in Downtown Oquossoc

The Rangeley Friends of the Arts’ 37th annual “Art in August” will be held in the heart of Oquossoc Village. Always the first Thursday in August, the show will take place on August 3rd from 10 AM to 4 PM.  Artists’ exhibits will be in the Oquossoc Park.  Come see this year’s offerings as the tradition of presenting fine art and fine craft continues in the Rangeley Lakes Region.

Oquossoc Village is a location sure to please visitors and patrons of fine art and fine craft.  All amenities are within easy walking distance of the artists’ displays and there is ample parking.  Local restaurants and grocers will happily accommodate your desire for lunch or refreshments so you can visit each exhibitor and make selections at your leisure.

Prizes will be awarded in both fine art and fine craft categories.  Ribbons will be awarded early so that throughout the day, the public can enjoy viewing the winning pieces.

08/03/2017 – TEEN Drama Week

08/03/2017 – TEEN Drama Week

RFA TEEN Drama Week
July 31 – August 4, 2016, 9:30 AM – 3 PM

RFA Lakeside Theater

Exclusively Sponsored by The Rangeley Lakes Resort.

Let’s Get Into the act!
for students entering 7th grade through 12th grade or age 13 through 18 years old

The week will combine improvisation, scene work and developing onstage skills for young actors. Performers will play games and work creatively to explore character development, movement, and story-telling. The camp will include the rehearsal of a short show to be performed at the end of the week.

ACT… LAUGH… LEARN

LOTS OF FUN… During the week we will produce a show and focus on the following topics: improvisation, scene work, developing the character, movement, story-telling, reaching your objectives, and developing on-stage skills.

Talley Murphy has directed the RFA teens for the last three years, and has been involved with RFA and Dodgeball Theatre summer youth programs since 2008. She studies theatre at Barnard College, where she’s currently completing her senior thesis in directing. Most recently, Talley directed Romeo and Juliet for Awake At 3, A Midsummer Night’s Dream for RFA teens, Macbeth in the Basement for the Capital Fringe Festival and A Wrinkle in Time for Columbia University Players. Talley’s work focuses on young artists, collaborative productions, and classical texts.

SPACE IS LIMITED – Registrations accepted on first come -first served basis. The cost for the week of fun and professional instruction: $150.  For more details contact: Millie Hoekstra: 207-864-2963 or milliehoek@gmail.com

Click HERE for Registration form.

07/28/2017 – Lily Webber, Mixed Media

Lily Gacki Webber – Mixed Media
July 26 – August 21, 2017 at the Lakeside Contemporary Art Gallery in the Lobby of the RFA Lakeside Theater, 2493 Main Street, Rangeley.

Regular hours at 10 – 2, Mon through Thurs and will be open at other times when the theater is open for an event.

07/11/2017 – Drama Camp for ages 7-12

Drama CampJuly 10-14, 2017
9:30 AM – 3:00 PM, RFA Lakeside Theater

Exclusively Sponsored by Town & Lake Motel & Cottages.

Drama Camp is for students entering second grade through sixth grade, or ages 7-12.

The morning will include dramatic skill development, with lots of games and creative activities.  Included will be work in PANTOMIME, STORY TELLING, CREATING CHARACTERS, ENVIRONMENTS, EMOTIONS, IMPROVISATIONS and CREATIVE MOVEMENT.

The afternoon time slot will focus on production work.  This time will be used primarily on rehearsing the selected show to be shared at the end of the week.

Where: RFA Lakeside Theater
When: July  10-14, 2017  9:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Who: Students entering 2nd grade through 6th grade. Ages 7-12
Cost for a week of fun and professional instruction: $150
Director: Anne Crump is a resident of Methuen, Massachusetts. Having received her BFA in Acting from Drake University she is excited to get creative with the children who summer in Rangeley. Anne has also studied at the National Theater Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center. You may have seen Anne on stage here in Rangeley as well as in Farmington.

For more details contact: Millie Hoekstra 207-864-2963 or milliehoek@gmail.com

The Wilhelm Reich Museum Opens for Season

The Wilhelm Reich Museum Opens for Season

Rangeley, Maine — Orgonon, The Wilhelm Reich Museum, Dodge Pond Road, Rangeley, will open for the 2017 season on Saturday, July 1st. Few places in the world combine the intellectual fascination and raw natural beauty of Orgonon, home of one of the 20th century’s most controversial figures, Austrian born physician-scientist Wilhelm Reich. The Wilhelm Reich…

03/17/2017 – Luck of the Irish Night

Luck of the Irish Night
Fri. Mar. 17, 2017 Supper – 5 p.m. Music – 6 p.m. At the Phillips Area Community Center (PACC), 21 Depot St. Featuring (Almost) Close Enough – Mike Worthley, Jack Harvey, Mike O’ Brien, Gary & Lois Hall, Brent Lafflin. Admission – One (1) unscratched lottery ticket or $5 donation. Food welcomed Proceeds benefit PACC Maintenance Fund. Contact Winona – 639-4296 and leave a message.

01/30/2017 – Rebecca Corrie

Phillips Professor of Art and Visual Culture at Bates, Corrie offers a talk on Islamic art and architecture in conjunction with the Museum of Art exhibition “Phantom Punch”.

01/18/2017 – Maine Job Corps Info Session

Maine Job Corps Info Session
Wednesday, January 18        10:00-11:00 AM – Conference Room
Teens and New Adults! If you had the opportunity to take part in a life-changing experience that gave you the skills you need to succeed in today’s job market, and it didn’t cost anything, would you be interested? If so, the Job Corps may be for you! Join us today when Hanya Phillips of the Maine Job Corps visits to explain how the program works and who is eligible.  Pre-registration is required; call 207-450-0216

For program information:  207-333-6640, ext. 4 or www.auburnpubliclibrary.org

12/06/2016 – Ecumenical food pantry

 

THE ECUMENICAL FOOD PANTRY FOR THE RANGELEY AREA IS OPEN EACH TUESDAY FROM 10:00 A.M. TO 12:00 NOON. YOU ARE WELCOME TO COME IN, CHECK US OUT, AND LEARN WHAT WE ARE ALL ABOUT.WE ARE LOCATED IN THE UNDERCROFT OF THE CHURCH OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD (THE EPISCOPAL CHURCH) ON MAIN STREET IN RANGELEY.

 

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