community calendar

Other notable happenings in Falmouth December 1-3:

Friday, December 2nd

9:00 am-4:00 pm falmouth memorial library annual book sale, mason-motz activity center, 190 middle road

Find your next great read at the Library's annual book sale. falmouthmemoriallibrary.org

7:00 pm - st. petersburg ensemble, falmouth congregational church, ucc, 267 falmouth road

The Ensemble, specializing in a cappella music, is from St. Petersburg, Russia, and this will be their third year here in Falmouth. The first half of the concert will include sacred music from the Russian Orthodox tradition. During the second half they will perform a variety of Russian folk music. Tickets are on sale for $20/person, $15/students. falmouthcongregationalchurch.org

7:00 pm - Maine state ballet presents "The nutcracker", Merrill auditorium

Maine State Ballet’s presentation of "The Nutcracker" ushers in the holiday season and has become a beloved tradition for families throughout Maine. Tickets can be purchased at Maine State Ballet’s website, or through Portix. Visit mainestateballet.org for more information.

Saturday, December 3rd

8:30 am-1:00 pm annual christmas fair, foreside community church, 340 foreside road

Four full rooms of festive food & crafty gifts including housewares and estate jewelry; seasonal offerings & a silent auction; and a children’s shopping room where kids can shop for their parents’ holiday gifts with assistants on hand to help. Photos and fun with Santa from 10:00-11:00 am. Each year the church offers a wide array of gift ideas at affordable prices.  The silent auction is a plethora of items including weekend holiday opportunities, sailing adventures, great food, and one-of-a-kind articles. Watch our website for updates at foresidechurch.org

9:00 am-2:00 pm - SPARKLE FAIR, EPISCOPAL CHURCH OF ST. MARY, 43 FORESIDE RD

The Episcopal Church of St. Mary's annual Sparkle Fair includes antiques, jewelry, holiday gifts, lobster stew and more. smary.org

10:00 am-4:00 pm - very merry discount day, maine audubon, 20 gilsland farm rd

Maine Audubon will be hosting Very Merry Discount Day at their Nature store at Gilsland Farm. Visitors who mention the Very Merry Discount will receive 10% off their entire selection of books, bird feeders, toys, clothing and more (discount does not apply to binoculars). maineaudubon.org

10:00 AM-2:00 PM FALMOUTH MEMORIAL LIBRARY ANNUAL BOOK SALE, MASON-MOTZ ACTIVITY CENTER, 190 MIDDLE ROAD

Find your next great read at the Library's annual book sale. Saturday only: $5 will get you a whole bag of books!