2014-05-16 / Community

Time for me to fly



The Bug Light Kite Festival is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 17 at Bug Light Park. Admission to the festival is free and parking is also free within the park, at Allagash International on Madison Street, and in Southern Maine Community College parking lots. Proceeds from the barbecue fundraiser help support the historical society and its museum –plan to come and enjoy a picnic in the park. Enjoy the fanciful display of kites flown by members of the NorEasters Kite Club and Kites Over New England. Visitors are also welcome to fly their own single line kite (a wide variety of kites are offered for sale in the museum gift shop). Members of the kite clubs will be on hand to help beginners learn how to fly. Rain date is Saturday, May 24. For a rain date announcement call 767-7299 or check the society’s Facebook page. (Courtesy photo) The Bug Light Kite Festival is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 17 at Bug Light Park. Admission to the festival is free and parking is also free within the park, at Allagash International on Madison Street, and in Southern Maine Community College parking lots. Proceeds from the barbecue fundraiser help support the historical society and its museum –plan to come and enjoy a picnic in the park. Enjoy the fanciful display of kites flown by members of the NorEasters Kite Club and Kites Over New England. Visitors are also welcome to fly their own single line kite (a wide variety of kites are offered for sale in the museum gift shop). Members of the kite clubs will be on hand to help beginners learn how to fly. Rain date is Saturday, May 24. For a rain date announcement call 767-7299 or check the society’s Facebook page. (Courtesy photo)

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