• 42nd Annual Mount Desert Island Directions Fine Craft Show, at Atlantic Oceanside Event Center in Bar Harbour from 5-8 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. Admission: $5 adults/under 18 free.


  • Useful Clothing Sale at Broad Cove Church, Cushing, 7-10 a.m. Saturdays. Low prices; new inventory.
  • St. Giles’ Church Fair in Jefferson, Route 126, just west of Route 213, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Books, pies, fine etchings, quilt raffle.
  • 3rd Annual Washington Community Auction, Washington Fire Station, 42 Old Union Road. Preview and silent auction at 4 p.m. Live auction at 6 p.m. Benefits multiple area nonprofits. Auction preview on Facebook.


  • Annual Port Clyde Fisherman Doll Fair, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Port Clyde Baptist Church. Celebration of the dolls’ 40th birthday. With a bake sale that includes Maine blueberry pies, craft table and flea market.


  • Cushing Public Library Book Sale, Sat., Aug. 5, 8 a.m.-noon. Large selection, affordable prices. FMI: 354-8860.
  • Morrill Fire Dept. Auction & Yard & Bake Sales, Sat., Aug. 5; Morrill Fire Dept. Bake & yard sales start at 8 a.m. Auction starts at 10 a.m. Hot dogs & drinks on sale. For auction donation pickup: 342-2129.
  • Pie Sale at Liberty Library, Sat., Aug. 5, 9 a.m.-noon. Last of the season. The last two sold out, so go early.
  • Family Fun Fair at Congregational Church of Bristol, 1261 Bristol Road, Bristol Mills, Sat., Aug. 5, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Yard, bake and plant sale, books, crafts, linens, silent auction, live music, art show, free bounce house for the kids.
  • Annual Open House & Cookie Sale at Jefferson Historical Society, Sat., Aug. 5, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Three floors of Jefferson history, 1800s horse-drawn hearse, plus a Choose-Your-Own-Cookies Sale at the Jefferson Town House, 7 Gardiner Road. JHS photo calendars on sale. Lunch available.