COA Events April 26-May 11

Talks, movies, walks, exhibits – enjoy!

EVENTS Climate Change and Our Future Tuesday April 26 at 4 p.m. Students who attended the Cancun UNFCCC report on their vision of the future of climate change. Human Ecology Forum. McCormick.

Bird Walk Wednesday April 27 from 4 to 5 p.m. Search trails and the pier with student naturalist Anna Stunkel. Meet at Dorr. or 288-5395.

Our Coast: Coastal Management in Nova Scotia Thursday April 28 at 4:10 p.m. Justin Huston ’99, on Nova Scotia coastal plans. Marine Policy Series. or 207-801-5715.

Wilderness First Aid Workshop Friday through Sunday, April 29-May 1 Learn to manage medical emergencies in the wilderness. or 207-801-5672. $190.

Contra Dance Saturday April 30 at 7:30 lessons; 8 p.m. dance With Big Moose Band, caller Chrissy Fowler. Gates $6.

Beech Hill Farm Celebration Sunday May 1 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Celebrate spring, and new solar panels at the farm with Maypole dance, live music, children’s activities. Beech Hill Farm, Mt. Desert. 244-5204,

Multi-Media Performance of Climbing PoeTree Sunday May 1 at 8 p.m. Using creativity to combat injustice and destruction, a duo of women combine poetry, video and more. Gates. $10.

The Final Inch Tuesday May 3 at 4 p.m. Jesse Karppinen screens a movie on polio with a discussion following. Human Ecology Forum. McCormick.

One State, Three Projects: Opening Tuesday May 3 from 4 to 6 p.m. Adelina Mkami ’11, Neil Oculi ’11, and Zimmerman Cardona ’11 present their senior project. Blum Gallery. or 207-801-5733.

Bird Walk Wednesday May 4 from 4 to 5 p.m. Search trails and the pier with student naturalist Anna Stunkel. Meet at Dorr. or 288-5395.

El Muro Thursday May 5 at 7 p.m. Alumnus Greg Rainoff screens his film about the human and environmental consequences of the fence between the United States and Mexico. Discussion follows. McCormick. or (207) 801-5624

My Truth Opening Tuesday May 10 from 4 to 6 p.m. Amelia Eshleman hosts reception for her senior project “My Truth: An Anthology of Visual Responses to Literary Works.” Blum., or 207-801-5733.

Hancock County Firewood Project Tuesday May 10 at 4 p.m. Gray Cox and other members of the project speak about their current findings on local heat for the Human Ecology Forum. McCormick.

Bird Walk Wednesday May 11 from 4 to 5 p.m. Search trails and the pier with student naturalist Anna Stunkel. Meet at Dorr. or 288-5395.

EXHIBITS Ethel H. Blum Gallery One State, Three Projects: Yucatan Ethnographies Monday-Friday, May 2-6, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Zimmerman Cardona, Adelina Mkami, and Neil Oculi offer photography, excerpts, and graphs from their senior projects in Mexico., 207-801-5733.

My Truth: Visual Responses to Literary Works Monday-Saturday, May 9-14, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Amelia Eshleman ’11 displays visual response to ten novels., 207-801-5733.

Dorr Museum of Natural History Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. View a host of special exhibits: Through May 21: Melita Westerlund’s coral sculptures and student marine lanterns Through May 28: “Plants and People of New England” images and text on plant usage by Hazel Stark Through June 4: Photography of animals from the local SPCA by Mark Abdallah and Henry Owen Through Sept. 3: Skin and Bones: recent work from taxidermy club and independent studies Also amazing tidepool creatures, active dioramas of local animals in natural habitats, sounds of the wild inside a London-style phone booth, and a selection of special exhibits that vary by the month. Plus a gift shop. Donations suggested. 288-5395, 207-801-5839 or

Donna Gold Director of Public Relations, Editor, COA Magazine College of the Atlantic 105 Eden Street Bar Harbor, Maine 04609 207-801-5623, office 207-266-4470, cell

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