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JULY 2010 Events of import to Great Cranberry Island

Children's Story Hour: every Wed, 10:30 am @ Library
Tennis Lessons: every Mon Wed & Fri, 9 am (beginners), 10 am (advanced)

2 July Fri Art Exhibition by Susan Patterson, 5 pm @ Library (continues thru July 16)
3 July Sat Open Studio, 4 pm @ Heliker-LaHotan Foundation
4 July Sun Annual July 4th Party, 1 pm @ Ruth's lawn
5 July Mon Talk: Observations on Afghanistan and Pakistan, by Charles Dunbar, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House.  Mr. Dunbar, a former State Department foreign service officer, was chargé d'affaires in Kabul, Afghanistan (1981-1983) and U.S. Ambassador to Qatar (1983-1985) and Yemen (1988-1991.)
9 July Fri Robert Kearns' Flash of Genius, 7 pm @ Cranberry House. A talk by Tim Kearns, and a movie, about his father's invention of the intermittent windshield wiper, and his struggle with Detroit for patent recognition
12 July Mon Watercolor Class with Helen Bertles, 10:30 am @ Cranberry House
13 July Tue

Library Board Meeting, 8:30 am @ Library (not 11:30 am)
Watercolor Class continues, 10 am @ Cranberry House
Ladies Aid Meeting, 7 pm @ Community Center

14 July Wed Watercolor Class continues, 10 am @ Cranberry House
15 July Thu Futures Group Annual Meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
Concert with Audrey Noether and friends
, 7 pm @ Cranberry House (not 5 pm)
16 July Fri Wilfred Bunker 90th B'day Party (7 pm @ Community Center) & Tribute (approx. 8 pm @ Cranberry House)
17 July Sat GCI Ultra Marathon, starts 11:30 am @ Community Center
Firemen's Supper, preceded by Lifeflight demo, approx. 6 pm @ Community Center
18 July Sun GCIHS Board Meeting, 7 pm @ Cranberry House
19 July Mon Family Arts & Crafts Workshop with Helen Bertles, 10 am @ Cranberry House
Art Exhibition by Mary Wallace
, 5 pm @ Library (continues thru July 30)
20 July Tue Meet the Heliker-LaHotan Artists Reception, 5 pm @ Cranberry House
21 July Wed Poetry Reading by Sam King, 7 pm @ Cranberry House
22 July Thu Summer Auction to Benefit the Library, 3 pm @ Heliker-LaHotan Foundation (Community Center if rain)
23 July Fri Poetry Camp with Sam King, 9 am - 3 pm @ Cranberry House
Talk: Volcano Studies During a Winter in Antarctica, by Nelia Dunbar, POSTPONED TO JULY 26
24 July Sat Islander Portraits Exhibition, 10 am - 4 pm @ Cranberry House
Funded in part by a grant from the Maine Arts Commission, and in cooperation with the Heliker-LaHotan Foundation, Artists Janet Badger & Becky Buyers-Basso show Island Portraits of GCI residents.
25 July Sun Islander Portraits Exhibition continues, 12 noon - 4 pm @ Cranberry House
26 July Mon Islander Portraits Exhibition continues, 10 am - 4 pm @ Cranberry House
Talk: Volcano Studies During a Winter in Antarctica, by Nelia Dunbar, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House.
Ms. Dunbar is a Geochemist at the New Mexico Bureau of Geology & Mineral Resources
27 July Tue Ladies Aid Meeting - Heads of Fair Depts., 7 pm @ Community Center
28 July Wed Acadia Players Classical Concert, time 7 pm @ Cranberry House
29 July Thu Children's Crafts with Charlotte Harlan, 10 am @ Cranberry House
30 July Fri Children's Crafts continues, 10 am @ Cranberry House
Talk: History of Baker Island, by Hugh Dwelley and Ralph Stanley
, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
31 July Sat Children's Crafts continues, 10 am @ Cranberry House

AUGUST 2010 Events of import to Great Cranberry Island

Children's Story Hour: every Wed, 10:30 am @ Library
Tennis Lessons: every Mon Wed & Fri, 9 am (beginners), 10 am (advanced)

1 Aug Sun Louise Millar's Choice Movie, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
2 Aug Mon Art Exhibition by Susan Keegin, 5 pm @ Library (continues thru Aug 13)
4 Aug Wed 110th Annual Ladies Aid Fair, 10:30 am @ Community Center
Art Exhibit and Sale (opening day, running thru 11 Aug) 10 am - 4 pm @ Cranberry House
6 Aug Fri Fundraising Reception to Expand the Deck, 4 pm @ Cranberry House
7 Aug Sat Memorial Service for Isabel Cumming Seimer, 1:30 pm @ Church
10 Aug Tue Library Board Meeting, 8:30 am @ Library (not 11:30 am)
Music and Poetry Evening to Benefit the Library, 7 pm @ Church
11 Aug Wed Home, Art, & Garden Tour, all day, sponsored by the GCI Historical Society
Art Exhibit and Sale (last day), all day @ Cranberry House
Poetry Reading & Book Signing by Sam King, 1 pm @ Cranberry House
Open Studio, 2 - 5 pm @ Heliker-LaHotan Foundation (not all day)
Art Exhibition by Susan Keegin, all day @ Library
12 Aug Thu C.I.R.T. Annual Meeting, 3:30 pm @ Cranberry House
14 Aug Sat Memorial Service for Charlene Allen, 1:30 pm @ Church.  Obituary
15 Aug Sun GCIHS Board Meeting, 7 pm @ Cranberry House
16 Aug Mon Art Exhibition by Gaile Colby, 5 pm @ Library (continues thru Aug 27)
Poetry Reading by Michael Glaser, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
17 Aug Tue Ladies Aid Annual Meeting, 5 pm @ Community Center
18 Aug Wed Talk: Vietnam: Past & Present, by Fred Benson, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
19 Aug Thu Futures Group Meeting, 4 pm @ Community Center
22 Aug Sun Jennifer Westphal's Choice Movie, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
24 Aug Tue Ceramic Tile Painting Class with Gail Grandgent, 1 - 4 pm @ Cranberry House
Library Annual Meeting
, 7 pm @ Library
25 Aug Wed GCI Historical Society Annual Meeting, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House
27 Aug Fri Basket Weaving Class with Christie Benson, 10 am @ Cranberry House
Grand Canyon Whitewater Rafting, by Eliza Greenman, 7:30 pm @ Cranberry House

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