April 26, 2013 RSS feed / In the News

The Local Dish

Bayley’s Seafood Restaurant

The Local Dish is a feature in the Leader and its sister papers, the Courier, Sentry and Post. Every week it will feature a different restaurant in each of our coverage areas. How long have you been in business? More...

Maine Jazz Camp

“Maine Jazz Camp, located on the campus of the University of Maine at Farmington, is a two week summer jazz program that emphasizes ensemble playing and the role of improvisation in jazz.  More...

Greenlight will be an oasis for summer fun! Reserve your space now!

Greenlight announces Summer Camps for children 4 to 7 years old ( unless otherwise stated). We provide daily snacks, air conditioning and a staff beyond compare! More...

Center Day Camp

Center Day Camp, located on beautiful Sebago Lake, was established in 1949 by the Jewish Community of Greater Portland. More...

Horse Power! –The Maine Mustang Project

The Maine Mustang Project (TMMP) is a five week intensive summer program for teens run by Horse and Rider Connection in Cumberland, Maine. TMMP allows teens to work with untamed Mustangs and rescued horses to gentle and train them. More...

North Yarmouth Academy

NYA Summer Programs offer children of ages 5 through 18 the chance to experience the dynamic learning opportunities and individualized growth that are the hallmarks of an NYA education. More...

Aucocisco School Summer Programs:

Academic Programs  · Intensive 1-to-1 Lindamood-Bell reading instruction  · Intensive small group reading, writing, math instruction (for elementary, middle, and high school students whose academic skills are at least one year behind their More...

Summer Art Camps in South Portland

At Ruth Gorton Studio, South Portland, Maine.  We’ll have fun while drawing, painting, making our own paint and sculpting with slabs of clay.  We’ll be inspired by artists from history and modern art. More...

Camp Invention

Coming to local schools this summer, Camp Invention will enhance your child’s eduction through fun, handson activities! The nationallyacclaimed program inspires creative, inventive thinking and allows children to solve problems together. More...

Cost-effective fencing options

Fencing serves many purposes. Some homeowners erect a fence for privacy, while others do so to contain pets and children. More...

Managing difficult yard situations

Many homeowners aim for a picture perfect lawn complete with rolling acres of soft, green grass. More...

Did you know?

Landscape fabrics are used to prevent weed growth while still allowing air, oxygen and water to flow to and from the soil. Landscape fabrics are a chemical-free way to prevent weed growth, endearing them to eco-friendly homeowners. More...

Surf Camp

Learning to surf is a life-long pursuit: exciting, challenging, and rewarding. More...

Pine Tree Camp

Pine Tree Camp, a program of Pine Tree Society, offers Maine children and adults with disabilities an extraordinary summer camp experience. The 285-acre facility is fully adapted to meet the special needs of campers. More...

Mr. and Mrs. Fish’s Fish Camp

Treat your child to a fantastic ocean experience at Fish Camp this summer. More...

Rippleffect

Experience the Rippleffect adventure on Cow Island in Casco Bay! Rippleffect is a leading venue for outdoor adventure and experiential education in the Greater Portland area. More...

Parents this Summer...Fournier’s Martial Arts

“I will increase your Child’s self confidence, how to handle bullies, teach them life skills that will last a lifetime, value their self worth, teach them to avoid peer pressure, increase their motor skills, teach them to defend themselve More...

St. Peter’s Grand Slam Tennis Program

The junior tennis camps offered through St. Peter’s Grand Slam Tennis Programs are fun, yet challenging and instructional for boys and girls ages 8 - 18 at all skill levels.  More...

Theater for Kids at Portland Stage!

Let your creativity bloom this summer with Theater for Kids at Portland Stage! Build make new friends and have fun with professional actors and instructors in our theater designed just for kids. More...

Farm Camp - Hands-in-the-dirt fun!

Farm Camp is looking forward to our 9th summer of hands-in-the-dirt fun! Farm Camp is a farm and ecology day camp for kids, ages 4 through 12, at Turkey Hill Farm in Cape Elizabeth and the Morris Farm in Wiscasset. More...

Developing the filmmakers (and actors!) of tomorrow...

Lights! Camera! Action! Located on the picturesque SMCC campus in South Portland, the New England Film Academy is the perfect summer experience for your future Oscar winner. More...

Shopping for a fire pit

People have sat around an open fire outdoors for centuries. Not only does fire provide warmth and light, but also it offers a relaxing setting for conversation and socialization. More...

Eco-conscious ways to tend to your lawn

Many homeowners are constantly on the lookout for ways to make their homes more environmentally friendly. Such a pursuit is both noble because it helps the environment and practical because it often saves money. More...

Plant a self-sustaining garden

Gardening is a rewarding hobby with thousands of devotees. Backyard gardens provide beauty and aesthetic appeal to a landscape, and they can be a source of homegrown food and a natural habitat for outdoor wildlife. More...