"Sea Lights" Cruise Hits the High Seas

As Christmas and the holiday season approaches, a local group has been working to encourage seasonal residents with shorefront properties around Northeast Harbor and along Somes Sound to add outdoor lights and Christmas decor. The hope is that these displays will brighten up the waterfront (and holidays) as boats return to harbor each day.

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Youth Basketball Tips Off

It’s time to get back on the hardwood, and The Neighborhood House invites players in grades 1-5 to take part in another season of recreational basketball. The season kicks off with organizational practices on Wednesday, December 5th.

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New Fitness Class Offering

nstructor Suzie James will be offering a special four class series just in time to get your energized and motivated during the holiday season. This interval-based class is a total body, heart pumping, aerobic and strength conditioning workout combining full-body strength training with high intensity cardio bursts. Each class is designed to tone your body, improve your endurance and clear your mind before you start your busy day! This class is open to all fitness levels! You can go at your own pace!

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Swallowfield Welcomes a Crowd

On Thursday, November 1, The Neighborhood House Community Cafe kicked off another season welcoming a tremendous turnout of nearly 90 guests for lunch. Most years the opening Cafe event draws a “smaller” crowd as people around MDI are still settling in to their fall and winter routines. That was far from the case on Thursday, however, as Swallowfield generously sponsored the fun by serving up homemade Chicken Pot Pie, a Garden Salad, coffee and dessert, serving about 90 community members.

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You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch!

The Neighborhood House and Northeast Harbor Library are thrilled to announce the return of the Frogtown Mountain Puppeteers for a performance of “The Grinch.” This FREE all ages show gets underway on Wednesday, December 19 at 4:00pm.

A wacky take on the Dr. Seuss classic, this show has become a holiday tradition with audience members young and old alike. Popcorn will be provided, and the show runs about 45 minutes.

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Halloween Treat Truck Hits the Road

Mt. Desert Island's only mobile Halloween extravaganza is set to hit the road once again this year, making stops around MDI! on Wednesday, October 31. Why bring the Trick-or-Treating to us, when we can bring it to you?! "Kids" of all ages are invited to stop by the mobile Treat Truck to say hello and grab some treats... if you dare!

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On Your Mark. Get Set. Go!

The Neighborhood House house is pleased to once again serve as the official gathering spot for the “Half” portion of the MDI Marathon. On Sunday, October 14, runners will begin gathering beginning around 6:30am all the way up to race time at 8:30 am.

The public is invited to stop by and enjoy coffee and breakfast snacks before making our way down Neighborhood Road to the start line on Manchester and cheering on all of the competitors.

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Afternoon Adventure Awaits!

Another season of the popular After School Youth Club will commence after Labor Day, on Tuesday, September 4th. This non-custodial recreational program is open to all school age children and offers a flexible and fun alternative to keep kiddos safe and busy after school.

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