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Event Series Pine Tree Academy Bell Ringers
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Pine Tree Academy Bell Ringers

Farnsworth Library 16 Museum Street, Rockland, ME, United States

Listen to seasonal music, including arrangements set to the words of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s poem “Christmas Bells” (I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day). The Pine Tree Academy Bell Ringers play five octaves (61 bells) of English handbells and five octaves of choir chimes. The group, led by bell choir director Doris Krueger, consists of […]

Event Series Pine Tree Academy Bell Ringers
Youth/Family

Pine Tree Academy Bell Ringers

Farnsworth Library 16 Museum Street, Rockland, ME, United States

Listen to seasonal music, including arrangements set to the words of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s poem “Christmas Bells” (I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day). The Pine Tree Academy Bell Ringers play five octaves (61 bells) of English handbells and five octaves of choir chimes. The group, led by bell choir director Doris Krueger, consists of […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Exiles and Outcasts: Music by VoXX

Wyeth Center , United States

VoXX: Voice of Twenty, a midcoast chamber choir that sings unaccompanied choral music from the 15th to 21st centuries, will perform the music of "Exiles and Outcasts.” The program includes music by composers Hindemith, Gesualdo, Victoria, and Monteverdi. Music Director Matt Smith said, "We wanted to tell some interesting and tragic stories about composers across […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

CANCELLED. Pysanka! Ukrainian Egg-Decorating Workshop with Lesia Sochor

Gamble Education Center 12 Grace St, Rockland, ME, United States

Decorate eggs in the Ukrainian style! Draw designs on eggs with melted beeswax using a tool called a kystka. You will then dip the egg in a series of dyes, with the final pattern revealed when the wax is removed. The pysanka was common among Slavic people since 5,000 BCE and became deeply important in […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

In Celebration of Earth Day: Poems and Images from the Farnsworth

Farnsworth and CMCA , United States

On April 22, 2020, the Farnsworth will feature poems by Maine writers exploring praise of nature, the psychological and emotional connections with nature and the environment, and poems of warning in the light of the climate crisis. Offered on a rotating basis throughout the day, each poem is paired with an image from a Farnsworth […]

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Art Camp: Natural World and Illustration—Grades 7-9

Tuesday and Thursday – Grades 7-9 This two-day session, led by art instructor Jeremy Smith, is tailored for the young artist seeking expanded insight into nature’s array. During this session, artists will create work with a focus on: learning and practicing observational methods for illustrating nature’s clues with sensitivity gaining inspiration from connecting with the wonders […]

Youth/Family

Art Camp: Natural World and Illustration—Grades 4-6

Tuesday and Thursday - Grades 4-6 This two-day session, led by art instructor Jeremy Smith, is tailored for the young artist seeking expanded insight into nature’s array. During this session, artists will create work with a focus on: learning and practicing observational methods for illustrating nature’s clues with sensitivity gaining inspiration from connecting with the wonders […]

Youth/Family

Art Camp: Natural World and Illustration—Grades 7-9

Tuesday and Thursday – Grades 7-9 This two-day session, led by art instructor Jeremy Smith, is tailored for the young artist seeking expanded insight into nature’s array. During this session, artists will create work with a focus on: learning and practicing observational methods for illustrating nature’s clues with sensitivity gaining inspiration from connecting with the wonders […]

Youth/Family

Art Camp: Natural World and Illustration—Grades 4-6

Tuesday and Thursday - Grades 4-6 This two-day session, led by art instructor Jeremy Smith, is tailored for the young artist seeking expanded insight into nature’s array. During this session, artists will create work with a focus on: learning and practicing observational methods for illustrating nature’s clues with sensitivity gaining inspiration from connecting with the wonders […]

Youth/Family

BE POSITIVE BE PRODUCTIVE— A Mime & Music Family Workshop

This program will take place on Zoom , United States

BE POSITIVE BE PRODUCTIVE-Mime & Music Family Workshop Join up & tune in to Scot Cannon’s “LIVE”  BE POSITIVE BE PRODUCTIVE-Mime & Music Family Workshop. Scot will teach you how some of the basic mime illusions work. You will get to sing some of Scot’s songs about food & snacks just in time for Halloween. Oh, […]

Youth/Family

BE POSITIVE BE PRODUCTIVE— A Mime & Music Family Workshop

This program will take place on Zoom , United States

BE POSITIVE BE PRODUCTIVE-Mime & Music Family Workshop Join up & tune in to Scot Cannon’s “LIVE”  BE POSITIVE BE PRODUCTIVE-Mime & Music Family Workshop. Scot will teach you how some of the basic mime illusions work. You will get to sing some of Scot’s songs about food & snacks just in time for Halloween. Oh, […]

Youth/Family

Share the Wonder 2020: Comfort and Joy

Beginning on Saturday, November 28, the Farnsworth Art Museum will present the 15th annual Share the Wonder Celebration. This year’s celebration, titled Share the Wonder 2020: Virtual Edition!, will feature a holiday-themed activity book as well as online activities centered on the theme of Comfort and Joy. You can download our Share the Wonder activity booklet here!

Adults Programs and Lectures Art Studio Youth/Family

Pysanka Demonstration with Lesia Sochor

Friday, March 26 from 4 to 5 pmOnline via Zoom Learn the Ukrainian style of egg decorating--Pysanka--during this online demonstration!  The word Pysanka comes from the verb 'Pysati' which means to write. Designs are made by drawing (or writing) on an egg with a tool called a kystka. The traditional kystka is made from a wooden dowel […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Farnsworth and CMCA Third Sunday Tours at 10

Sunday, June 20 Join education coordinators Jude Valentine of the Farnsworth Art Museum and Mia Bogyo of the Center for Maine Contemporary Art to tour current exhibitions comparing and contrasting thematic artworks from both organizations. Participants will travel to both art institutions to view works in person, learn about varied art-making approaches and create a […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

First Friday at the Farnsworth: July 2021

The Farnsworth Art Museum is thrilled to announce the return of First Fridays at the Farnsworth, sponsored by First National Bank and First National Wealth Management, on Friday, July 2, 2021, from 5 to 8 p.m. Independence Day weekend is the perfect time to come back to Rockland's Main Street, and celebrate our city as […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Farnsworth and CMCA Third Sunday Tours at 10

Sunday, July 18 Join education coordinators Jude Valentine of the Farnsworth Art Museum and Mia Bogyo of the Center for Maine Contemporary Art to tour current exhibitions comparing and contrasting thematic artworks from both organizations. Participants will travel to both art institutions to view works in person, learn about varied art-making approaches and create a […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

First Friday at the Farnsworth—August 2021

Join us on Friday, August 6, from 5-8 p.m. for another First Friday at the Farnsworth! The event, part of the Arts in Rockland First Friday Art Walk, offers free admission to the public to the Farnsworth's galleries. Main Street will be closed to car traffic, and our Main Street doors, leading right into our […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Farnsworth / CMCA Third Sunday Tours at 10

Join education coordinators Jude Valentine of the Farnsworth Art Museum and Mia Bogyo of the Center for Maine Contemporary Art to tour current exhibitions comparing and contrasting thematic artworks from both organizations. Participants will travel to both art institutions to view works in person, learn about varied art-making approaches and create a visual response of […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Women of Vision Program: Poetry & Pops—A Student Reading of Edna St. Vincent Millay’s “Renascence”

Camden Hills State Park 280 Belfast Rd, Camden, Maine, United States

This event is free, and no registration is required, however there is a charge to enter the park. Join us for a popsicle atop Mt. Battie during this special program honoring 2021 Woman of Vision Edna St. Vincent Millay. The event, which is free and open to the public, will take place at the top […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

First Friday at the Farnsworth—September 2021

Join us on Friday, September 3, from 5-8 p.m. for another First Friday at the Farnsworth! The event, part of the Arts in Rockland First Friday Art Walk, offers free admission to the public to the Farnsworth's galleries. Main Street will be closed to car traffic, and our Main Street doors, leading right into our […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Third Sunday Tours at Ten: September 2021

Join education coordinators Jude Valentine of the Farnsworth Art Museum and Mia Bogyo of the Center for Maine Contemporary Art to tour current exhibitions comparing and contrasting thematic artworks from both organizations. Participants will travel to both art institutions to view works in person, learn about varied art-making approaches and create a visual response of […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

First Friday at the Farnsworth—October 2021

Join us on Friday, October 1, from 5-8 p.m. for the final First Friday at the Farnsworth of the 2021 season! The event, part of the Arts in Rockland First Friday Art Walk, offers free admission to the public to the Farnsworth's galleries. Main Street will be closed to car traffic, and our Main Street […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Third Sunday Tours at Ten: October 2021

Join education coordinators Jude Valentine of the Farnsworth Art Museum and Mia Bogyo of the Center for Maine Contemporary Art to tour current exhibitions comparing and contrasting thematic artworks from both organizations. Participants will travel to both art institutions to view works in person, learn about varied art-making approaches and create a visual response of […]

Youth/Family

Share the Wonder 2021: Week 1—Gift-making inspired by art

Welcome to Share the Wonder 2021, the Farnsworth Art Museum's winter celebration. Each week, beginning on Saturday, November 27, we will offer special Share the Wonder activities!Feel free to follow along in the Share the Wonder booklet, available for download on the main Share the Wonder page here. Special thanks to our primary sponsor for […]

Event Series Docent Led Highlight Tour
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Docent Led Highlight Tour

The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to offer Museum Highlights tours in December beginning December 1 and running through December 18. The tours will be held Wednesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and last approximately 45 minutes. They are led by our team of experienced docents and feature highlights from both our permanent collection and […]

Youth/Family

Share the Wonder 2021: Week 2—Gift-making inspired by art

Welcome to Share the Wonder 2021, the Farnsworth Art Museum's winter celebration. Each week, beginning on Saturday, November 27, we will offer special Share the Wonder activities!Feel free to follow along in the Share the Wonder booklet, available for download on the main Share the Wonder page here. Special thanks to our primary sponsor for […]

Event Series Docent Led Highlight Tour
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Docent Led Highlight Tour

The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to offer Museum Highlights tours in December beginning December 1 and running through December 18. The tours will be held Wednesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and last approximately 45 minutes. They are led by our team of experienced docents and feature highlights from both our permanent collection and […]

Event Series Docent Led Highlight Tour
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Docent Led Highlight Tour

The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to offer Museum Highlights tours in December beginning December 1 and running through December 18. The tours will be held Wednesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and last approximately 45 minutes. They are led by our team of experienced docents and feature highlights from both our permanent collection and […]

Event Series Docent Led Highlight Tour
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Docent Led Highlight Tour

The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to offer Museum Highlights tours in December beginning December 1 and running through December 18. The tours will be held Wednesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and last approximately 45 minutes. They are led by our team of experienced docents and feature highlights from both our permanent collection and […]

Event Series Docent Led Highlight Tour
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Docent Led Highlight Tour

The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to offer Museum Highlights tours in December beginning December 1 and running through December 18. The tours will be held Wednesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and last approximately 45 minutes. They are led by our team of experienced docents and feature highlights from both our permanent collection and […]

Youth/Family

Share the Wonder 2021: Week 3—Imagination in action!

Welcome to Share the Wonder 2021, the Farnsworth Art Museum's winter celebration. Each week, beginning on Saturday, November 27, we will offer special Share the Wonder activities!Feel free to follow along in the Share the Wonder booklet, available for download on the main Share the Wonder page here. Special thanks to our primary sponsor for […]

Event Series Docent Led Highlight Tour
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Docent Led Highlight Tour

The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to offer Museum Highlights tours in December beginning December 1 and running through December 18. The tours will be held Wednesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and last approximately 45 minutes. They are led by our team of experienced docents and feature highlights from both our permanent collection and […]

Event Series Docent Led Highlight Tour
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Docent Led Highlight Tour

The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to offer Museum Highlights tours in December beginning December 1 and running through December 18. The tours will be held Wednesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and last approximately 45 minutes. They are led by our team of experienced docents and feature highlights from both our permanent collection and […]

Event Series Docent Led Highlight Tour
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Docent Led Highlight Tour

The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to offer Museum Highlights tours in December beginning December 1 and running through December 18. The tours will be held Wednesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and last approximately 45 minutes. They are led by our team of experienced docents and feature highlights from both our permanent collection and […]

Event Series Docent Led Highlight Tour
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Docent Led Highlight Tour

The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to offer Museum Highlights tours in December beginning December 1 and running through December 18. The tours will be held Wednesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and last approximately 45 minutes. They are led by our team of experienced docents and feature highlights from both our permanent collection and […]

Youth/Family

Share the Wonder 2021: Week 4—Gifts made with paper

Welcome to Share the Wonder 2021, the Farnsworth Art Museum's winter celebration. Each week, beginning on Saturday, November 27, we will offer special Share the Wonder activities!Feel free to follow along in the Share the Wonder booklet, available for download on the main Share the Wonder page here. Special thanks to our primary sponsor for […]

Event Series Docent Led Highlight Tour
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Docent Led Highlight Tour

The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to offer Museum Highlights tours in December beginning December 1 and running through December 18. The tours will be held Wednesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and last approximately 45 minutes. They are led by our team of experienced docents and feature highlights from both our permanent collection and […]

Event Series Docent Led Highlight Tour
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Docent Led Highlight Tour

The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to offer Museum Highlights tours in December beginning December 1 and running through December 18. The tours will be held Wednesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and last approximately 45 minutes. They are led by our team of experienced docents and feature highlights from both our permanent collection and […]

Event Series Docent Led Highlight Tour
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Docent Led Highlight Tour

The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to offer Museum Highlights tours in December beginning December 1 and running through December 18. The tours will be held Wednesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and last approximately 45 minutes. They are led by our team of experienced docents and feature highlights from both our permanent collection and […]

Youth/Family

Share the Wonder 2021: Week 5—Gift-making inspired by art

Welcome to Share the Wonder 2021, the Farnsworth Art Museum's winter celebration. Each week, beginning on Saturday, November 27, we will offer special Share the Wonder activities!Feel free to follow along in the Share the Wonder booklet, available for download on the main Share the Wonder page here. Special thanks to our primary sponsor for […]

Youth/Family

Share the Wonder 2021: Week 6—Gift-making inspired by art

Welcome to Share the Wonder 2021, the Farnsworth Art Museum's winter celebration. Each week, beginning on Saturday, November 27, we will offer special Share the Wonder activities!Feel free to follow along in the Share the Wonder booklet, available for download on the main Share the Wonder page here. Special thanks to our primary sponsor for […]

Youth/Family

Share the Wonder 2021: Week 7—Gift-making inspired by art

Welcome to Share the Wonder 2021, the Farnsworth Art Museum's winter celebration. Each week, beginning on Saturday, November 27, we will offer special Share the Wonder activities!Feel free to follow along in the Share the Wonder booklet, available for download on the main Share the Wonder page here. Special thanks to our primary sponsor for […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Millay in Maine: 130th Birthday Celebration of Edna St. Vincent Millay

This program will take place on Zoom , United States

Presented by the Farnsworth Art Museum in collaboration with the Millay House Rockland this event is hosted by Kathleen Ellis and features writers from across Maine including: Julia Bouwsma, François Amar, Carol Bachofner, Ellen Goldsmith, Annaliese Jakimides, Gary Lawless, Kristen Lindquist, Carl Little, Claire Millikin, Jefferson Navicky, and Rachel Ouellette. Cost: Free and open to the public. […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

First Friday at the Farnsworth—June 2022

Join us on Friday, June 3, from 5-8 p.m. for another First Friday at the Farnsworth! The event, part of the Arts in Rockland First Friday Art Walk, offers free admission to the public to the Farnsworth's galleries. Our Main Street doors, leading right into our galleries, will be open to all, and live music […]

Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

First Friday at the Farnsworth—July 2022

Join us on Friday, July 1, from 5-8 p.m. for another First Friday at the Farnsworth! The event, part of the Arts in Rockland First Friday Art Walk, offers free admission to the public to the Farnsworth's galleries. Our Main Street doors, leading right into our galleries, will be open to all! This is the […]

Event Series Highlight Tours
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Highlight Tours

Docents lead conversational gallery walk-throughs featuring favorite artworks from the collection on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 11 a.m. and at 1 p.m. Tours begin in the lobby and last about 45 minutes. Highlight tours are complimentary with admission, but space may be limited. Please ask to be included at the admission desk and if there […]

Event Series Highlight Tours
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Highlight Tours

Docents lead conversational gallery walk-throughs featuring favorite artworks from the collection on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 11:00 a.m. and at1:00 p.m. Tours begin in the lobby and last about 45 minutes. Highlight tours are complimentary with admission, but space may be limited. Please ask to be included at the admission desk and if there is […]

Event Series Highlight Tours
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Highlight Tours

Docents lead conversational gallery walk-throughs featuring favorite artworks from the collection on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 11 a.m. and at 1 p.m. Tours begin in the lobby and last about 45 minutes. Highlight tours are complimentary with admission, but space may be limited. Please ask to be included at the admission desk and if there […]

Event Series Highlight Tours
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Highlight Tours

Docents lead conversational gallery walk-throughs featuring favorite artworks from the collection on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 11:00 a.m. and at1:00 p.m. Tours begin in the lobby and last about 45 minutes. Highlight tours are complimentary with admission, but space may be limited. Please ask to be included at the admission desk and if there is […]

Event Series Highlight Tours
Adults Programs and Lectures Youth/Family

Highlight Tours

Docents lead conversational gallery walk-throughs featuring favorite artworks from the collection on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 11 a.m. and at 1 p.m. Tours begin in the lobby and last about 45 minutes. Highlight tours are complimentary with admission, but space may be limited. Please ask to be included at the admission desk and if there […]