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2001 Events on Little Cranberry Island

Courtesy of Joy Sprague, Postmaster
MAY
17 May
(Thursday)
Selectmen's Meeting, 11:45 a.m. at the Islesford Neighborhood House.
29 May
(Tuesday)
Planning Board Meeting, 3 p.m. at Islesford, to discuss the subdivision of Steve and Amy Philbrook's land.
JUNE
5 June
(Tuesday)
Cranberry Isles Realty Trust (CIRT) Annual Meeting, 3 p.m. at the GCI Community Center.  Refreshments served.
11 June
(Monday)
Cranberry Isles Parking Lot Evacuation.  Northeast Harbor authorities request that all cars parked in the reserved parking area near the Police Station be moved today to the tennis court parking area (where the boats are kept in winter), and that that area be used until Friday 22 June, because the reserved parking lot is to be swept and painted.
JULY
3 July
(Tuesday)
Selectmen's Meeting, 8:45 a.m. on Great Cranberry.
4 July
(Wednesday)
Annual July 4th Picnic, 12 noon at the Town Field.
15 July
(Sunday)
Visit the Dance Rocks on Baker Island.  Call Hugh Dwelley for arrangements.
16 July
(Monday)
Maypole Dance, 3 p.m. at the Town Field.  Rain dates 15th, 17th, 19th.
Islesford Historical Society Annual Meeting, 7:30 p.m. at the Neighborhood House.
17 July
(Tuesday)
Dedication of Sandbeach Park by Dale Hadlock, noon at the Sandbeach.  Refreshments.
Milkweed Puppet Theatre, 11:30 a.m. at the Great Cranberry Island firehall.  Children's puppet show, "The Adventures of Brer Rabbit" sponsored by the Library and performed by Maine puppeteer Nancy Nye, who creates her own original puppets and scripts.  Kids of all ages welcome.  Bring a picnic lunch; lemonade provided.
18 July
(Wednesday)
Kneisel Hall Concert, Children & Adult performances, evening at the Islesford Congregational Church.
21 July
(Saturday)
Islesford Wits & Nitwits, evening at the Neighborhood House.
28 July
(Saturday)
Islesford Craft Fair, at the Neighborhood House.
29 July
(Sunday)
Islesford Craft Fair, at the Neighborhood House.
31 July
(Tuesday)
Town Meeting and Vote -- to approve $350,000 loan to repair the Islesford Public Wharf.  7 p.m. on Great Cranberry Island at the Library (not the Church, as previously reported.)  results
AUGUST
1 August
(Wednesday)
Annual Great Cranberry Island Fair, 10:30 a.m., at the Community Center.  Sponsored by the Cranberry Isles Ladies Aid Society.
5 August
(Sunday)
Art Auction to benefit Lisa DeFrancis.
7 August
(Tuesday)
Selectmen's Meeting, 8:30 a.m. on Islesford.
8 August
(Wednesday)
Great Cranberry Island Historical Society Annual Meeting, 7:30 p.m., at the Great Cranberry Island Congregational Church, with original play, Carrie Richardson of Big Cranberry.  Refreshments follow.
9 August
(Thursday)
Annual Islesford Fair, 10:00 am, at the Islesford Neighborhood House.
14 August
Tuesday
Annual Islesford Neighborhood House Meeting, 7:30 p.m.
18 August
(Saturday)
Islesford Masked Ball, 7:30 p.m. at the Neighborhood House.
28 August
(Tuesday)
How to Talk Like a Mainer, and other irreverent ditties, by singer and comedian Lee Southard, 7:30 p.m. at the Neighborhood House, repeated 9:30 p.m. at the Islesford Dock Restaurant.  A family show - the kids will love it and so will Grandma!  Admission by donation to the Islesford Scholarship Fund.

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