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Portland Ballet Company presents: By Request – The Best of Portland Ballet
30 years of audience favorites including Bolero, Pas de Quatre, and Somebody
March 25 & 26 ~ 7:30pm ~ John Ford Theater on the Portland High Campus
Tickets on sale now at or 1-800-838-3006
For more information:

Decompression Chamber Music,One Longfellow Square, Monday, March 28 – 6:00 pm
Schubert – Quartettsatz
Bartok – Adagio Molto
Berger – Notturno
Take advantage of a unique opportunity to hear a living composer talk about his own creative process.Mark Berger, Decompression’s violist, will discuss his Notturno and how it is connected to Schubert’s Quartettsatz and Bartok’s Molto Adagio.
Please see the attached poster for details.


Daponte String Quartet:

Friday, April 1, 7:30 PM, St. Andrews Church, Newcastle
Saturday, April 2,7:30 PM, St. Mary's Church, Falmouth
Sunday, April 3,3:00 PM, United Methodist Church, Brunswick
The program for each of these concerts includes:
Quartet No. 2,Alexander Borodin
Quartet Opus 130,Ludwig van Beethoven
Quartet Opus 133,Ludwig van Beethoven
Join the DSQ for a discussion about the music one hour prior to each concert.
Tickets at the door or at Maine Coast Book Shop, Damariscotta; Gulf of Maine Books, Brunswick; Books, ETC or The Book Review, Falmouth; and Longfellow Books, Portland
$22 general admission, $18 seniors, Free under 21
The next and final concerts for the 2010-2011 Fall-Spring Series, "the Season of Late Beethoven", will be on May 20, 21 & 22. For additional information (including directions to concert venues) go to

Camp Chloe is now in its 6th year, run by 2008 Merriconeag graduate Chloe Rowse. It is a fun camp for girls, which Chloe runs at her house. She usually has at least two assistants, in addition to her dad, who supervises swimming in the pool. She does baking, art work, lots of swimming, games, journals, beading, tie dying, home made ice cream, apple crisp, bear bread and lots more. Two one-week sessions each summer, and this year Chloe is introducing a new session for younger girls, ages 6-8, June 20-24, 9-3 each day. The older session is for girls 9-11, June 27 - July 1, 9-3. Cost is $195 per camper for either session. Call 781-3129 for more information, or email Space is limited. Lots of references available!

Camp Chloe Brochure (cover)        Camp Chloe Brochure (inside)


"Camp Sew & Sew is a big sucess! We have learned to put in zippers, how to cut fabric with a rotary cutter and not hurt yourself, how to apply applique and how to make a pillow form, just to name a few things! Two Merriconeag Moms have made some incredibly adorable projects and are on to even more success in the next session. Camp Sew & Sew spring session begins Mar 21st and goes until May 10th! The cost is $85.00 for 8 weeks! Please refer to attached flyer for more information.
See you at Camp! Camp Sew & Sew Flyer.
Submitted by: Susan Pennoyer, (Mother of Evie in 11th Grade at the Merriconeag HS- which marks her 15th year as an MWS student! WOW! and Susan and Grant's 15th year as
MWS parents! Whoa! What an amazing ride!)"

New Brownie troop in Freeport! I have volunteered to start a new Brownie Troop for second and third grade girls. Meetings will be on Tuesday, 3:30–4:30 at Morse Street School, starting on April 5. There will be a parent and child Meet and Greet on Saturday, March 26, 9–10:30 at the meeting room in the Freeport McDonalds. Please call me if you are interested. 865-1266. Susan Caron