Community Resources

At Home Downeast
A member based, volunteer supported program designed to provide residents of the nine-town Peninsula community (Surry, Blue Hill, Brooklin, Deer Isle, Stonington, Sedgwick, Brooksville, Penobscot & Castine) with essential services, enabling them to continue to live independently in their homes as they age.
AtHomeDowneast.org Webpage

Castine Fire Rescue Department
Fire Chief: Randy Stearns, 326-8767 (station) or 326-4997 (home)
Assistant Chief: Peter Vogell, 326-8767 (station) or 326-9334 (home)
Assistant Chief: Jack Spratt
Assistant Chief/Medical Services: Tom Gutow
Castine Fire Rescue Department Webpage
firedept@castine.me.us

Castine Historical Society
17 School Street on the Town Common
Free & Open to the Public
July 1 – Labor Day
Monday – Saturday 10-4, Sunday 1-4
(207) 326-4118
www.castinehistoricalsociety.org

Emerson Hall (Town Hall Municipal Offices)
67 Court Street
(207) 326-4502
www.castine.me.us

Witherle Memorial Library
41 School Street
(207) 326-4375
www.witherle.lib.me.us

Wilson Museum
120 Perkins Street
(207) 326-9247
Open Late May – September
Monday-Friday 10-5, Saturday & Sunday 2-5
John Perkins House, Smithy, Barn
www.wilsonmuseum.org

Walking Trails & Maps:
Friends & Neighbors Trail
Greenbie Preserve
Lampson Preserve
Rene Henderson Natural Area Map
Village Area Walking Road Loops
Witherle Woods Walking Trail Map

News and Events

Town Calendar

Tuesday, November 20
  • Curbside Recycling Pick-up 7:00 am at  
Thursday, November 22
  • Town Office & Transfer Station CLOSED - Thanksgiving Holiday
Friday, November 23
  • Town Office & Transfer Station CLOSED - Thanksgiving Holiday
Sunday, November 25
  • Flying Santa 10:25 am at   Fort George
Monday, November 26
  • Curbside Trash Pick-up 7:30 am at  
  • Monday Morning Knitting Circle 11:00 am at   Witherle Memorial Libray
Tuesday, November 27
  • Shawl Ministry 1:00 pm at   Trinitarian Congregational Parish
Wednesday, November 28
  • Castine Town Band Christmas Concert 7:00 pm at   Trinitarian Congregational Parish of Castine
Monday, December 3
  • Curbside Trash Pick-up 7:30 am at  
  • Monday Morning Knitting Circle 11:00 am at   Witherle Memorial Libray
  • German Christmas Horn Concert: Remembering the Hessians at Fort George 3:00 pm at   Trinitarian Congregational Church
  • Selectboard/Assessors & Overseers of the Poor Mtg 4:00 pm at   Emerson Hall, 67 Court St, Castine, ME 04421, USA
Tuesday, December 4
  • Curbside Recycling Pick-up 7:30 am at  
Wednesday, December 5
  • School board meeting 3:00 pm at   Adams School
Friday, December 7
  • Holly Berry Fair 4:00 pm at   Emerson Hall
Monday, December 10
  • MMA Final Exam Week
  • Curbside Trash Pick-up 7:30 am at  
  • Monday Morning Knitting Circle 11:00 am at   Witherle Memorial Libray
  • A Castine Christmas Celebration 7:00 pm at   Unitarian Universalist Congregation
Tuesday, December 11
  • MMA Final Exam Week
  • Shawl Ministry 1:00 pm at   Trinitarian Congregational Parish
Wednesday, December 12
  • MMA Final Exam Week
  • MMA Holiday Open House 3:30 pm at   Leavitt Hall
  • MMA / Sodexo's Holiday Dinner 4:30 pm at   MMA Dining Hall
Thursday, December 13
  • MMA Final Exam Week
  • Adams School Winter Concert 5:30 pm at   Emerson Hall, 67 Court St, Castine, ME 04421, USA
Friday, December 14
  • MMA Final Exam Week
Saturday, December 15
  • MMA Winter Break Begins
Monday, December 17
  • Curbside Trash Pick-up 7:30 am at  
  • Monday Morning Knitting Circle 11:00 am at   Witherle Memorial Libray
  • Selectboard/Assessors & Overseers of the Poor Mtg 4:00 pm at   Emerson Hall, 67 Court St, Castine, ME 04421, USA
Tuesday, December 18
  • Curbside Recycling Pick-up 7:30 am at