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Advent Events in Parishes and Communities

First Week of Advent (December 2-8)

Advent Evening Holy Hour with chant and prayer in Waterville [Details]

Advent Evening of Reflection at St. Joseph Church in Farmington [Details]

Advent Lessons & Carols at Madison Jr. High [Details]

Advent Lessons & Carols for Kids at Holy Martyrs of North America Church in Falmouth [Details]

Advent Retreat at St. Pius X Church in Portland [Details]

Advent Vespers at Most Holy Trinity Church in Saco [Details]

Advent Wreath Making Workshop in Fort Kent [Details]

Advent Wreath Making at the Portland Peninsula Parishes [Details]

Advent Wreath Making at the Church of the Holy Cross in South Portland [Details]

Advent Wreath Making at St. Joseph Church in Farmington and Jay [Details]

Arts & Faith in Advent at St. Jude Church in Freeport [Details]

Benefit Concert with Rick Charette and the Bubblegum Band in Standish [Details]

Blessing of the manger and lighting of the Advent tree at St. Mary Church in Bath [Details]

Breakfast for men at Notre Dame Church in Waterville [Details]

Caribou Chorale Society Christmas Concert at St. Gerard-Mt. Carmel Church in Grand Isle [Details]

"Carols in the Round" with Mount View Chamber Singers in Hallowell [Details]

"Carols in the Round" with Mount View Chamber Singers in Whitefield [Details]

Celebrate Jesus gathering in Saint Agatha featuring the Stations of the Crib & Christmas caroling [Details]

Cheverus High School Craft Fair and Christmas Tree & Wreath Sale [Details]

Christmas Dinner / Dance presented by the Knights of Columbus of St. Martha Church in Kennebunk [Details]

Christmas is Coming Family Breakfast & Activities in York [Details]

Christmas Tree Lighting and Crockpot Supper at St. Bartholomew Church in Cape Elizabeth [Details]

Evening Meditation in Rumford on the Mystery of The Incarnation [Details]

Living Nativity in Boothbay Harbor [Details]

Over the River Bell Ringers Christmas Concert at St. Sebastian Church in Madison [Details]

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception Mass Times around the diocese [Details]

"What are you waiting for?" - Advent retreat at Marie Joseph Spiritual Center in Biddeford [Details]

Second Week of Advent (December 9-15)

Advent Book Sale at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Portland [Details]

Advent Evening Holy Hour with chant and prayer in Waterville [Details]

Advent Evening of Reflection at St. Joseph Church in Farmington [Details]

Advent Lessons & Carols at Sacred Heart Church in Yarmouth [Details]

Advent Reconciliation Service at St. David Church in Madawaska [Details]

Advent Vespers at Most Holy Trinity Church in Saco [Details]

Arts & Faith in Advent at St. Jude Church in Freeport [Details]

Blessing of creches at Notre Dame Church in Waterville [Details]

Blue Christmas Mass in Fort Kent, a Liturgy of Hope for those who are grieving [Details]

Breakfast for men at Notre Dame Church in Waterville [Details]

Caribou Chorale Society Christmas Concert at Holy Rosary Church in Caribou and Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Presque Isle [Details]

Celebrate Jesus gathering in Madawaska featuring the Stations of the Crib & Christmas caroling [Details]

Evening Meditation in Rumford on the Mystery of The Incarnation [Details]

Festival of Lessons and Carols at St. Bartholomew Church in Cape Elizabeth [Details]

Festival of Lessons and Carols at St. Joseph Church in Ellsworth [Details]

Festival of Lessons and Carols at St. Faustina Church in Jackman [Details]

Greater Freeport Community Chorus concert of Christmas and seasonal music at Sacred Heart Church in Yarmouth [Details]

Journey to the Inn, a celebration in the spirit of Las Posadas, at St. Mary of the Assumption Church in Augusta [Details]

Las Posadas Celebration & Potluck at Most Holy Trinity Church in Saco [Details]

Penitential service at St. Mary of the Visitation Church in Houlton. [Details]

Stations of the Crib, an Advent prayer journey, at St. John the Baptist Church in Winslow [Details]

Third Week of Advent  (December 16-22)

Advent Evening Holy Hour with chant and prayer in Waterville [Details]

Advent Evening of Reflection at St. Joseph Church in Farmington [Details]

Advent Lessons and Carols at St. Rose of Lima Church in Jay [Details]

Advent Vespers at Most Holy Trinity Church in Saco [Details]

Arts & Faith in Advent at St. Jude Church in Freeport [Details]

Breakfast for men at Notre Dame Church in Waterville [Details]

Celebrate Jesus - An Advent gathering in Van Buren featuring the Stations of the Crib & Christmas caroling [Details]

Christmas Pageant at St. Maximilian Kolbe Church in Scarborough [Details]

Evening Meditation in Rumford on the Mystery of The Incarnation [Details]

Light is On - The sacrament of reconcilation will be offered at additional times at parishes around the diocese [Details]

Living Nativity in Sanford [Details]

Penitential services at Holy Rosary Church in Caribou and Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Presque Isle [Details]

Fourth Week of Advent  (December 23-24)

Advent Vespers at Most Holy Trinity Church in Saco [Details]