Castine Boards/Committees Volunteers Needed

Planning Board: 1 alternate member, 1-year term Historic Preservation Commission: 1 regular member, 3-year term; 2 alternate members, 1-year terms Board of Appeals: 1 regular member, 5-year term; 2 alternate members, 1-year terms Harbor Committee: 1 alternate member, 1-year term

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American Red Cross Blood Drives in Castine

The Red Cross will be holding several Blood Drives at Emerson Hall through the end of the year.  The next Blood Drive is scheduled for August 26th from 1-6 PM.  Click on the following link to schedule a donation time.

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Town Reports

The new edition is available at the Town Office M-F, 8AM to 3:30PM.

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Do you have Questions about the COVID19 Vaccine?

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2021 Dog Registrations & Rules

2021 Dog Registrations are now due. If you have registered your dog yet please come to the Town Office M-F, 8AM to 3:30PM. Bring current Rabies vaccination and payment; $6 for spayed/neutered dog and $11 for non-spayed/non-neutered dog.   REMINDER:

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November 13, 2020 Castine COVID Update

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Emerson Hall Drop Off Box

There is a Drop Off Box near the front doors of Emerson Hall for your convenience to drop off water/sewer payments, tax bill payments, paperwork, etc. The Town Office staff will be checking it regularly.  Thank you.

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Gov Mills NEW FACE COVERING EXECUTIVE ORDER – effective immediately 11/5/20

Following Record COVID-19 Cases, Governor Mills Announces New Face Covering Executive Order November 5, 2020 Face coverings must now be worn in public settings regardless of how far apart you are from other people On the day Maine recorded 183

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Mills Administration Announces Maine to Enter Stage 4 of Reopening

Mills Administration Announces Maine to Enter Stage 4 of Reopening October 6, 2020   Mills Administration Announces Maine to Enter Stage 4 of Reopening Starting October 13, indoor seating limits are increased, enforcement of face coverings is strengthened statewide The

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Official Town Office STATEMENTS regarding reports of local COVID19 cases

Official Town Office STATEMENT regarding reports of local COVID19 cases 6-25 STATEMENT from Maine CDC

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State of Maine Quarantine Guidelines (6-1-20)

State of Maine Quarantine Guidelines 6-1-20

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Emerson Hall Reopening Plan

Town Office Open: the Town Office is open by appointment only. Please call 207-326-4502 to schedule a day/time. A mask is required and only two people allowed in the building at once. The window, through the TUNNEL, into Sue Macomber’s

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Mills Administration Launches Campaign to Remind Maine People to Explore Their Health Coverage Options in the Face of COVID-19- May 13, 2020

Mills Administration Launches Campaign to Remind Maine People to Explore Their Health Coverage Options in the Face of COVID-19 May 13, 2020 Those who have lost a job or income can visit CoverME.gov to learn more and apply The Maine

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Governor Janet Mills “Stay Safer at Home” Executive Order and the 4-Stage Plan for re-opening Maine’s economy

Governor Janet Mills “Stay Safer at Home” Executive Order and the 4-Stage Plan for re-opening Maine’s economy: https://www.maine.gov/governor/mills/news/governor-mills-presents-safe-gradual-plan-restart-maines-economy-2020-04-28  

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Castine Area Relief Fund (CARF)

CARF flyer 1. Due to the pandemic of COVID-19 and in response to the growing needs of area residents, a group of concerned citizens has formed the Castine Area Relief Fund. 2. If you or someone you know, as a

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Governor Mills Executive Order Mandating Quarantine Restriction on Travelers Arriving in Maine to Protect Public Health & Safety

Gov Mills Order Establishing Quarantine Restrictions On Travelers Arriving in Maine Governor Mills Issues Executive Order Mandating Quarantine Restrictions on Travelers Arriving in Maine to Protect Public Health and Safety April 3, 2020 Governor Janet Mills today issued an Executive

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4/1/2020 COVID-19 Statement

4-1-20 COVID-19 Statement

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Governor Mills “Stay At Home” Mandate starting 4/2/2020

https://www.maine.gov/governor/mills/news/governor-mills-issues-stay-healthy-home-mandate-2020-03-31

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3/30/20 COVID-19 Statement

3-30-20 COVID-19 Statement

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Governor Mills COVID-19 Executive Order, Effective 3/25/2020

3-2020 Gov Mills Executive Order – COVID-19

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Current News

Upcoming Events

Thursday, July 29
  • Guild School Saturday, July 24 - Saturday, July 31   Maine Maritime Academy, 1 Pleasant St, Castine, ME 04420, USA

    https://www.igma.org/guild_school/

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  • Island Name Change Committee Thursday, July 29  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Emerson Hall, 67 Court St, Castine, ME 04421, USA
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Friday, July 30
  • Guild School Saturday, July 24 - Saturday, July 31   Maine Maritime Academy, 1 Pleasant St, Castine, ME 04420, USA

    https://www.igma.org/guild_school/

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  • Wilson Museum: Penobscot Expedition Presentation Friday, July 30  10:30 am - 11:30 am Wilson Museum, 120 Perkins St, Castine, ME 04421, USA

    Speaker Professor Liam Riordan
    http://wilsonmuseum.org/calendar.html#May

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  • Wilson Museum: PENOBSCOT EXPEDITION WALKING TOUR Led by Castine Historical Society Friday, July 30  1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    http://wilsonmuseum.org/calendar.html#May

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Saturday, July 31
  • Guild School Saturday, July 24 - Saturday, July 31   Maine Maritime Academy, 1 Pleasant St, Castine, ME 04420, USA

    https://www.igma.org/guild_school/

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  • Wilson Museum: Outdoor Cooking Saturday, July 31  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Wilson Museum, 120 Perkins St, Castine, ME 04421, USA

    Bean-Hole-Beans

    Have you ever seen a bean-hole? Stop by the museum’s shore lot (beside the John and Phebe Perkins House) to learn more about cooking in a bean-hole as Patty Hutchins prepares beans to bake overnight.

    http://wilsonmuseum.org/calendar.html#May

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Sunday, August 1
  • Wilson Museum: Woodturning and Blacksmithing Demonstrations Sunday, August 1  2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Wilson Museum, 120 Perkins St, Castine, ME 04421, USA

    http://wilsonmuseum.org/calendar.html#May

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  • THE WILSON MUSEUM IN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE Sunday, August 1  4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Wilson Museum, 120 Perkins St, Castine, ME 04421, USA

    http://wilsonmuseum.org/calendar.html#May

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Monday, August 2
  • Curbside Trash Pick-up Monday, August 2  7:30 am - 8:30 am
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  • Monday Morning Knitting Circle Monday, August 2  11:00 am - 1:00 pm Witherle Memorial Libray

    FMI: Anne Romans 326-4375

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  • Selectboard/Assessors & Overseers Monday, August 2  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm 67 Court St, Castine, ME 04421, USA
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Tuesday, August 3
  • Curbside Recycling Pick-up Tuesday, August 3  7:30 am - 8:30 am
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  • CHPC Meeting Tuesday, August 3  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm 67 Court St, Castine, ME 04421, USA

    Application deadline Mon, July 26th

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Wednesday, August 4
  • Wilson Museum: Woodturning and Blacksmithing Demonstrations Wednesday, August 4  2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Wilson Museum, 120 Perkins St, Castine, ME 04421, USA

    http://wilsonmuseum.org/calendar.html#May

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  • Castine Yacht Club cocktail reception Wednesday, August 4  5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Thursday, August 5
  • Castine Classic Boat Race Thursday, August 5
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  • Maritime Concert with Castlebay Thursday, August 5  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    at the Town Common - this event is free and open to the public
    https://www.castinehistoricalsociety.org/events/maritime-concert-with-castlebay/

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Friday, August 6
Saturday, August 7
Sunday, August 8
  • Wilson Museum: Woodturning and Blacksmithing Demonstrations Sunday, August 8  2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Wilson Museum, 120 Perkins St, Castine, ME 04421, USA

    http://wilsonmuseum.org/calendar.html#May

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Monday, August 9
  • Curbside Trash Pick-up Monday, August 9  7:30 am - 8:30 am
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  • Monday Morning Knitting Circle Monday, August 9  11:00 am - 1:00 pm Witherle Memorial Libray

    FMI: Anne Romans 326-4375

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  • Castine Shawl Knitting Ministry Monday, August 9  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Trinitarian Congregational Parish

    The ministry meets in the vestry of the Trinitarian Congregational Parish of Castine on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month from 1 - 3 pm.

     

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Tuesday, August 10
  • Curbside Recycling Pick-up Tuesday, August 10  7:30 am - 8:30 am
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Wednesday, August 11
  • Wilson Museum: Woodturning and Blacksmithing Demonstrations Wednesday, August 11  2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Wilson Museum, 120 Perkins St, Castine, ME 04421, USA

    http://wilsonmuseum.org/calendar.html#May

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