On April 28 there will be a public forum on the Future Land Use Plan of Unity's new Comprehensive Plan.
Read the Forum Agenda and check out the survey responses
Notice: Cemetery Clean-Up
All winter decorations on grave
sites in Unity’s cemeteries must be
removed by May 1st.
All decorations will be removed and
discarded after May 1st.
If you wish to save your winter
decorations, please remove them
Monday April 20
Ananda Meditation and Prayer Group 6 -7:30 pm at Unity College Harrison Aldrich Wellness Center - Ananda means "Bliss" -- learn to meditate to reduce stress and increase peace and JOY in your life. Simple meditation technique taught for beginners with experienced meditators having an opportunity to deepen their practice. UC staff and students FREE, community members "free will" donation ($5 suggested). FMI email Dhyana Blanchard or call 568-3183.
Tuesday April 21
Fishbowl Colloquium Series 11 am at Unity College.
Dr. Matthew C. Nisbet of Northeastern University will present "Disruptive Ideas: Public Intellectuals and their Arguments for Action on Climate Change," 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday, April 21, in Room 204 of the Student Activities Center Parsons Wing at Unity College, 90 Quaker Hill Road in Unity. The talk includes free lunch and a coffee discussion in the student center immediately after the discussion.
Yoga in Unity Wednesday 5:30 - 6:45 pm ongoing thru June Unity Community Center on School Street. Slow flow yoga for all levels -- no experience required. Mindful movement in a supportive atmosphere. Reduce stress, sleep better, cultivate inner JOY! Class ends with a short meditation/stillness practice. For this class you will need to be able to get down on the floor/yoga mat. Yoga mats & blankets available for use. If you have ongoing medical conditions you should consult with your doctor before starting any new exercise programs. $5 to $10 (pay what you can). Dhyana Blanchard firstname.lastname@example.org 568-3183 (No class May 20th)
Thursday April 23
2:00 to 4:00 PM at
The Unity Community Center,
32 School Street in
Informal workshop with some experienced knitters
around to help you start your first project. Know how
to knit already? Come on down with your project and
knit with us! Materials for beginners will be provided.
Questions? Contact Mary at 948-9005 or programs@unitybarnraisers
Come to: Tea Time
1:00 to 3:00 PM.
Everyone is welcome to a social event at:
The Unity Community Center, 32 School Street in Unity.
We will provide tea and some games.
Bring a puzzle, game, craft, or just yourself.
Free. Questions? Contact Mary at 948-9005.
Saturday April 25
Youth Entrepreneurship Workshop
11:00-3:30; RSVP by April 20.
MOFGA is offering a free, interactive workshop in collaboration with UMaine Cooperative Extension for youth age 11-21 interested in starting or improving their business in the Common Ground Country Fair's Youth Enterprise Zone. Kids will be given the opportunity to work on their own business plans, learn about running a successful business, putting their best foot forward with effective marketing, and much more. Please click here for more information and contact email@example.com or 568-4142 ex 2689 to RSVP.
The Unity College Drama Club presents its Spring 2015 production, The Importance of Being Ernest. Performed at the Unity College Center for the Performing Arts. April 25th at 7pm and April 26th at 3pm. Admission is free.
Sunday April 26
Nia In Unity. Movement for health, wellness, and fitness Sundays 4:00-5:00pm at the Unity Community Center (no class on May 3 ), 32 School St. Classes are sliding scale ($5-10/class). Drop in any time. Your first class with Anna is free! - and feel free to bring a friend. For more information: annania.wordpress.comor contact Anna Fiedler: firstname.lastname@example.org or 948-3925.
Tuesday April 28
How can data help produce better forest management in Maine?
“Informing sustainable forest management practices in Maine through social science and spatial analyses” is a Fishbowl colloquium series talk at Unity College that will address the topic.
Kathleen Dunckel, Assistant Professor in Computers and Geographic Information Systems for the Center for Natural Resource Management and Protection at Unity College, will give her presentation from 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday, April 28, in the Parsons Wing of the Student Activities Center on campus, 90 Quaker Hill Road in Unity. The talk includes free lunch and a coffee discussion in the student center immediately after the discussion.
Unity Comprehensive Plan Forum about Land Use Planning and other ideas for the future of Unity 6 pm to 8:30 pm at the UCCPA, 42 Depot Street. Light refreshments will be served.
Discussion topics will include
The Resistance 7:00pm at Unity College Center For the Performing Arts. Tickets: $10.00.
The Resistance is a four piece rock band from Burnham, Maine, who work hard to prove that good, pure rock n' roll isn't dead. They put their heart and soul into every show they play. Despite their young ages, the band has been touring New England for nearly five years.
Saturday May 2
Yard Sale 9 am to 3 pm at the Good Steward Thrift Shop on Depot Street in Unity.
Furniture – dishes – home goods, etc.
Adam Scott 7:00pm at Unity College Center For the Performing Arts.
Adam Scott is a young independent acoustic singer/songwriter from Maine. His music is a mix of folk, indie, and pop vibes. Adam uses a loop station to give his performances depth and dimension.
Tickets are $8 online and $10 at the door. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Sunday May 10
The alpacas at Northern Solstice Alpaca Farm are growing fiber like CRAZY this year! You won't want to miss being a part of Shearing Day 2015. On May 10th the alpacas will have their annual hair clipping which is the Harvest from a year of making sure that all of the alpacas are eating healthy diets and receiving outstanding care. If you think you'd like to come be a part of this exciting day email us at email@example.com and we'll send you the details.
Wednesday May 13
Participatory English Country Dancing 7-9:30 pm at the Unity Center for the Performing Arts on Depot Street.
On second Wednesday of every month.
Live music by the North Star sisters. All are invited, no need to bring a partner.
All dances taught by Nancy Rosalie & John McIntire. Donation requested,
except for UC students, to cover musicians' expenses. For more information, call 568-7597.