Monthly Archives: September 2015

Best of the Acadia Night Sky Festival (for kids)

This weekend, hundreds (thousands?) of folks will hit Mount Desert Island and not pay any attention to its beauty. They will be there for the Acadia Night Sky festival. We’ve participated in the festival in the past, and while the entire event falls under the banner of “family-friendly,” there definitely are programs better suited for […]

How to keep the summer adventures going

Today was the first day of school for my kids. I packed up the lunches and snacks, I gathered together the required supplies, I double-checked the teacher letters to make sure I didn’t forget anything, and I purposefully dodged all the people saying “Guess that’s goodbye to summer.” Fleece and shorts, a Maine tradition. I […]