Orrington Old Home Week


Duck Race! Elder's Tea!

Citizen of the Year!

Bicycle Decorating Contest!

Orrington Garden Club and Orrington Historical Society assist with the Elder's Tea

Bob Glidden was the

2018 Orrington Citizen of the Year

Penobscot River Community Coalition assists with the SedgeunkeDUCK  Regatta.

Bicycle Decorating Contest

Do you remember the Bicycle Decorating contests from yesteryear? Well, the Old Home Week Committee is bringing it back!

The Bicycle Decorating Contest will take place at the OHS Grange Hall and is open to all children 12 years and under. To enter, simply email your name, and age to

What a fun way to be creative! Get your tricycles and bicycles ready! But no motorized vehicles please. Participants may decorate bikes there or bring bikes already decorated. All participants are required to wear a UL approved bicycle safety helmet.

Awards will be given for Most Original, Most Patriotic, Most Beautiful and Most Colorful.

Hot off the press! The "History of Orrington" is newly updated in this third printing. These are a special 230th birthday, limited edition soft-cover book. You'll be able purchase your copies at the Craft/Vendor/Food/Book Festival at the Library on July 14, at the library during normal business hours and at all OHS Grange Hall events during Old Home Week.

$16 each