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December 1, 2022
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Father Michael Sevigny, OFM Cap. will lead an Advent retreat on Thursday, December 1, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Holy Name of Jesus Church, 8 Free Street in Machias.

December 2, 2022
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Want to prayerfully journey through Advent? Join the Sisters of St. Joseph of Lyon in Winslow via Zoom at 6 p.m. on the Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays of Advent for a 15-minute prayer service centered on the theme ‘Opening to Great Joy.’

December 3December 4, 2022
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Nearly 20 years ago, Dave Reese was volunteering at the St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen in Portland when a heartbreaking scene inspired a project that has helped thousands of local people in the years that have followed.

December 3, 2022
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Cheverus High School will hold a Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, December 3, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the gym and atrium of the school, located on 267 Ocean Avenue in Portland.

December 3, 2022
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All young men who wish to set aside time to go deeper into their relationships with God are encouraged to gather at the High School Advent Day of Recollection at the Basilica of Saints Peter & Paul, located on 122 Ash Street in Lewiston, on Saturday, December 3. The event will begin at 11 a.m. and conclude with Mass at 4 p.m.

December 4, 2022
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A children's Christmas party will be held in the parish hall of Notre Dame de Lourdes Church, located on 273 Water Street in Skowhegan on Sunday, December 4, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The event will feature music, games, crafts, and prizes.

December 4, 2022
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All are welcome to bring a piece of your Christmas nativity scene or the whole creche to be blessed at St. John the Baptist Church on 26 Monument Street in Winslow on Sunday, December 4, during the 10:30 a.m. Mass.

December 4, 2022
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An Advent retreat, "Emmanuel - God is with us," will be offered by the Parish of the Holy Savior on Sunday, December 4, in St. Athanasius & St. John Church, 126 Maine Avenue in Rumford. 

December 4, 2022
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A St. Nicholas Kids Party will be held at St. Michael Church on 51 Elm Street in Cherryfield on Sunday, December 4, from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

December 4, 2022
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Bishop Deeley will celebrate Mass and spend time with students, staff, and parishioners at the Newman Center at the University of Maine in Orono. The Mass will begin at 5 p.m. All are welcome.

December 5, 2022
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Want to prayerfully journey through Advent? Join the Sisters of St. Joseph of Lyon in Winslow via Zoom at 6 p.m. on the Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays of Advent for a 15-minute prayer service centered on the theme ‘Opening to Great Joy.’

December 7, 2022
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The Greenville Knights of Columbus invite you to join them for Christmas caroling on Wednesday, December 7, at 4 p.m. Meet at the hall of Holy Family Church on 145 Pritham Avenue. A potluck dinner will also be held at 5 p.m. 

December 7, 2022
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Want to prayerfully journey through Advent? Join the Sisters of St. Joseph of Lyon in Winslow via Zoom at 6 p.m. on the Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays of Advent for a 15-minute prayer service centered on the theme ‘Opening to Great Joy.’

December 7, 2022
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The evening will feature quiet reflection, music, fellowship, and keynote speaker Judy Shaw who will share a message of hope.

December 9, 2022
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Want to prayerfully journey through Advent? Join the Sisters of St. Joseph of Lyon in Winslow via Zoom at 6 p.m. on the Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays of Advent for a 15-minute prayer service centered on the theme ‘Opening to Great Joy.’

December 9, 2022
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All are welcome at the concert which will feature music, carols, and choral meditations.

December 9, 2022
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Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish in Auburn will present an Advent Concert on Friday, December 9, at 7 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church in Auburn.

December 10, 2022
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A celebration for Our Lady of Guadalupe with Bishop Deeley and the Office of Hispanic Ministry will be held at the Basilica of Saints Peter & Paul, located on 122 Ash Street in Lewiston, on Saturday, December 10.

December 10, 2022
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All are welcome to gather for children’s Christmas stories, a look at St. Joseph’s nativity creche, and to learn the reason we celebrate the season at St. Joseph Church, located on 673 Stevens Avenue in Portland, on Saturday, December 10, at 3 p.m. The event will include hot chocolate and a visit from Santa!