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2003 Events of Import to Little Cranberry Island

JANUARY
8 January
(Wednesday)
Planning Board Meeting, at the GCI Community Center, 1 p.m.
FEBRUARY
5 February
(Wednesday)
Planning Board Meeting, at the GCI Community Center, 1 p.m.
14 February
(Friday)
Dueling Bingo!  Islesford & GCI vie to raise the most money to retire the Parking Loan, at the Neighborhood House (Islesford) and the Community Center (GCI) starting at 5:30 p.m.  Phone-in pledges encouraged, and will count toward the contest!  GCI Community Center number is 207-244-0052 (5:30 - 9:00 p.m.)  Outside that time, call Barb Fernald, 244-5283, to boost Islesford, or Barbara Meyers, 244-5153 for GCI.  Photos...
MARCH
5 March
(Wednesday)
Planning Board Meeting, at the GCI Community Center, 1 p.m.
APRIL
2 April
(Wednesday)
Planning Board Meeting, at the GCI Community Center, 1 p.m.
MAY
6 May
(Tuesday)
Selectmen's Meeting, at the GCI Community Center, 8:45 a.m.
7 May
(Wednesday)
Planning Board Meeting, at the GCI Community Center, 1 p.m.
15 May
(Thursday)
Cranberry Cove Boating Company starts ferry service to/from Manset.
Special Selectmen's Meeting, at the GCI Community Center, 8:45 a.m.
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for Phase 1 of the Cranberry Connector, the Town's new Parking and Docking Facility at Manset, 1 p.m.
29 May
(Thursday)
The Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig, an original opera performed by the Islesford School children, at the Neighborhood House.
JUNE
3 June
(Tuesday)
Selectmen's Meeting, at the Islesford Neighborhood House, 8:30 a.m.
4 June
(Wednesday)
Planning Board Meeting, at the GCI Community Center, 1 p.m.
15 June
(Sunday)
Boat Processional Memorial Service for Karl Russell Wedge, 12 noon at the GCI Town Dock.  Special Beal & Bunker boat available.  photos...
25 June
(Wednesday)
Cranberry Isles School Department School Committee meeting, at the Islesford School, 12:30 p.m.
JULY
1 July
(Tuesday)
Selectmen's Meeting, 8:30 a.m. at the GCI Community Center
2 July
(Wednesday)
Planning Board Meeting, 1 p.m. location to be announced
3 July
(Thursday)
Open House at the GCI Historical Museum, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
At 1:30 p.m., Gail Grandgent will relate her "Sheep Tales" and give a demonstartion of spinning wool into yarn.  Refreshments served.
4 July
(Friday)
Annual July 4th Picnic, 12 noon at the Town Field.
8 July
(Tuesday)
Public Hearing on Solid Waste Collection & Disposal, 4:30 p.m. at the Islesford Neighborhood House
9 July
(Wednesday)
Islesford Historical Society Annual Meeting, 7:30 p.m. at the Neighborhood House.
10 July
(Thursday)
Cranberry Connector Planning Day, concerning mid- & long-term plans for Manset, facilitated by Jim Connors (ME State Planning Office) and Ron Beard (U of ME Cooperative Extension Service), at the Islesford Neighborhood House, to be held in three parts:
- Workshop for Selectmen and Land Management Commission, 1 to 4 p.m., at which public may attend, with limited participation.
- Break for supper.
- Public Discussion Session 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., with public attendance and participation encouraged.
11 July
(Friday)
C.I.R.T. Annual Meeting, 9 a.m. at the GCI Community Center
15 July
(Tuesday)
League of Town Meetings, 10 a.m. at the GCI Community Center
16 July
(Wednesday)
Free Chamber Music Just For Children, 3 p.m. at the Neighborhood House.  Performance by the Young Artists of Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival.  207-374-2811 or festival@kneisel.org for info.
Free Chamber Music Concert, 7 p.m. at the Islesford Church.  Performance by the Young Artists of Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival.  207-374-2811 or festival@kneisel.org for info.
23 July
(Wednesday)
Islesford Historical Society Shanty Sing-Along, at the Neighborhood House.
AUGUST
2 August
(Saturday)
Annual GCI Ladies Aid Fair, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the GCI Community Center
(Yes, this year, for the first time, the fair is being held on a weekend.)
5 August
(Tuesday)
Selectmen's Meeting, 8:30 a.m. at the Neighborhood House
6 August
(Wednesday)
Planning Board Meeting, 1 p.m. location to be announced
13 August
(Wednesday)
GCI Historical Society Annual Meeting, 7:30 p.m. at the Church on Great Cranberry Island.  Premiere showing of new video, Interview with Charles "Waddy" Wadsworth.
14 August
(Thursday)
Annual Islesford Church Fair, at the Neighborhood House.
15 August
(Friday)
Memorial Service for Polly Storey, 5:00 p.m. in the GCI Church, followed by reception in the Community Center.
SEPTEMBER
3 September
(Wednesday)
Planning Board Meeting, at the GCI Community Center, 1 p.m.
OCTOBER
8 October
(Wednesday)
Planning Board Meeting, at the GCI Community Center, 1 p.m.
NOVEMBER
5 November
(Wednesday)
Planning Board Meeting, at the GCI Community Center, 1 p.m.
DECEMBER
3 December
(Wednesday)
Planning Board Meeting, at the GCI Community Center, 1 p.m.

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