Quarry Road Fall Festival
Nov
4
10:00am10:00am

Quarry Road Fall Festival

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Join Waterville Parks & Rec, Inland Hospital, and Friends of Quarry Road on Saturday, November 4 between 10am and 1pm for the Quarry Road Trails Fall Festival in Waterville.  All are invited to this free community event to explore the trails, learn about winter programs, volunteer opportunities, recent updates and future plans. 

Family-friendly activities will include trail walks, pumpkin bowling, and face painting and participants are encouraged to bring their mountain bikes to try out the pump track or go for a ride on the trails, including more than a mile of new singletrack. Season ski passes for the upcoming season will be on sale at pre-season discounted rates. 

This year’s Fall Festival is November’s featured event in Inland Hospital’s Let’s Go! Family Fun Series.  Hospital volunteers will be on-hand to stamp passports and register new participants for this free program linking families to local resources like Quarry Road Trails for year-round, active family fun.

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CMSC Youth Program begins
Jan
3
3:00pm 3:00pm

CMSC Youth Program begins

The Central Maine Ski Club after-school ski program for grades K-8 kicks off on January 3. The program runs Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday afternoons until February vacation.

For first-timers, this program is a great introduction to the sport in a fun, caring environment. For more experienced young skiers, it's a great opportunity to build skills and have fun with friends.

For more information, see the Central Maine Ski Club web site.

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Community Ski Free Day
Jan
27
8:00am 8:00am

Community Ski Free Day

Whether you're a first-timer or a seasoned veteran, please join the Central Maine ski community for a day of free skiing on the Quarry Road trails. Gates open at 8 a.m., and the Welcome Center opens at 10 a.m. with ski equipment available to rent.

Details TBA

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Oct
22
9:00am 9:00am

Central Maine Dryland Challenge dogsled races

The Central Maine Dryland Challenge dogsled event will include numerous canine-powered races -- including bike, scooter, four dog and six dog dryland dogsled classes, and canicross (people running with their dogs) -- over two days. These are exciting events for spectators and participants alike and make great photo opportunities.

The Central Maine Dryland Challenge promises to be very well attended, with participants coming from all over New England and from Pennsylvania to Canada and the midwest. The race will be sanctioned by the International Sled Dog Racing Association (ISDRA) and accredited by the International Federation of Sled Dog Sports (IFSS).

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Oct
21
9:00am 9:00am

Central Maine Dryland Challenge dogsled races

The Central Maine Dryland Challenge dogsled event will include numerous canine-powered races -- including bike, scooter, four dog and six dog dryland dogsled classes, and canicross (people running with their dogs) -- over two days. These are exciting events for spectators and participants alike and make great photo opportunities.

The Central Maine Dryland Challenge promises to be very well attended, with participants coming from all over New England and from Pennsylvania to Canada and the midwest. The race will be sanctioned by the International Sled Dog Racing Association (ISDRA) and accredited by the International Federation of Sled Dog Sports (IFSS).

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CMSC Ski Swap @ Mitchell School
Oct
14
9:00am 9:00am

CMSC Ski Swap @ Mitchell School

Central Maine Ski Club is sponsoring a ski and skate swap on October 14.

Sale Hours: Saturday October 14, 9 am to 3 pm
Equipment Drop Off: Friday October 13, 4-8 pm
Location: George J. Mitchell School, 58 Drummond Ave, Waterville, ME 04901

Available winter recreation equipment includes:

  • Cross-country skis, bindings, poles, boots (skate and classic)
  • Downhill skis, bindings, poles, boots
  • Snowboards, bindings, and boots
  • Hockey Equipment and Skates
  • Figure Skates
  • Snowshoes, trekking poles
  • Sleds and Tubes
  • Fat Tire Bikes

Details: Drop off equipment you would like to sell on Friday, from 4-8 pm. Equipment will be available for sale to the public on Saturday, from 9 am to 3 pm. Pick up unsold equipment and funds from any sold equipment on Saturday evening, from 4-8 pm.

20% of each sale goes to the Central Maine Ski Club, the Central Maine Youth Hockey Association, and Waterville Elementary Schools PTOs.

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Youth Mountain Bike Ride
Sep
21
5:45pm 5:45pm

Youth Mountain Bike Ride

Calling All Youth Mountain Bikers! Come catch a smile with Mathieu's Cycle and Fitness every Thursday evening this summer. We will be hosting our free weekly Youth Mountain Bike Ride at the Quarry Road Trails in Waterville. Rides will last from 6 to 7 pm. (5:45 to 6:45 after September 20).

The ride is open to all riders from High School age and younger who have the ability to ride on their own. We encourage parents to join in as well, (but it's not required). So come out and discover what it's like to "Catch a Smile."

We'll meet at the Quarry Road maintenance building. If the gate is open please go all the way into where the Yurt is located. For more information and updates see the Mathieu's Facebook page or call the shop at 465-7564.

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Waterville Music Boosters Color Run
Sep
10
9:00am 9:00am

Waterville Music Boosters Color Run

Waterville Music Boosters welcomes you to join us as we run, walk, and jog while raising funds for our school!

This fun run/walk is open to EVERYONE in the community and we hope to see you there!

The My School Color Run is an untimed fun run/walk featuring a 5K. Throughout the course participants will experience color splash zones where they'll be doused in color and end with a final color toss celebration!

Check in starts at 8:00 a.m. on September 10.
Race Starts at 9:00 a.m.

REGISTER EARLY!
Registration includes a race bib, color packet, and t-shirt only if you sign up before 8/24/17. You can pick up your items at the registration table the day of the event. Paper registration forms are available upon request.

SHARE WITH YOUR FRIENDS WHEN YOU REGISTER
#myschoolcolorrun    #WatervilleMSCR
AND don't forget to share your pictures before/after the event!
Please be sure to register by 8/24/17 to guarantee that you'll receive a race bib, color packet, and t-shirt!

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Youth Mountain Bike Ride
Aug
31
6:00pm 6:00pm

Youth Mountain Bike Ride

Calling All Youth Mountain Bikers! Come catch a smile with Mathieu's Cycle and Fitness every Thursday evening this summer. We will be hosting our free weekly Youth Mountain Bike Ride at the Quarry Road Trails in Waterville. Rides will last from 6 to 7 pm.

The ride is open to all riders from High School age and younger who have the ability to ride on their own. We encourage parents to join in as well, (but it's not required). So come out and discover what it's like to "Catch a Smile."

We'll meet at the Quarry Road maintenance building. If the gate is open please go all the way into where the Yurt is located. For more information and updates see the Mathieu's Facebook page or call the shop at 465-7564.

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Youth Mountain Bike Ride
Aug
24
6:00pm 6:00pm

Youth Mountain Bike Ride

Calling All Youth Mountain Bikers! Come catch a smile with Mathieu's Cycle and Fitness every Thursday evening this summer. We will be hosting our free weekly Youth Mountain Bike Ride at the Quarry Road Trails in Waterville. Rides will last from 6 to 7 pm.

The ride is open to all riders from High School age and younger who have the ability to ride on their own. We encourage parents to join in as well, (but it's not required). So come out and discover what it's like to "Catch a Smile."

We'll meet at the Quarry Road maintenance building. If the gate is open please go all the way into where the Yurt is located. For more information and updates see the Mathieu's Facebook page or call the shop at 465-7564.

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Striders Group Run and Potluck
Aug
22
6:00pm 6:00pm

Striders Group Run and Potluck

The 2017 Quarry Road Summer Race Series may be in the books, but don't stop those Tuesday night trail runs yet!

Join Central Maine Striders this Tuesday, August 22, at 6 p.m. for a group run at Quarry Road Trails, followed by casual potluck socializing.

They'll have some informal group runs on the trails, including the new singletrack, with distances and paces based on who shows up. All abilities, paces, and ages are welcome, including kids, Strava speedsters, and non-runners.

See you there!

Striders Group Runs and Potluck
Tuesday, August 22, 6 p.m.
Quarry Road Trails, 300 Quarry Road, Waterville

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Youth Mountain Bike Ride
Aug
17
6:00pm 6:00pm

Youth Mountain Bike Ride

Calling All Youth Mountain Bikers! Come catch a smile with Mathieu's Cycle and Fitness every Thursday evening this summer. We will be hosting our free weekly Youth Mountain Bike Ride at the Quarry Road Trails in Waterville. Rides will last from 6 to 7 pm.

The ride is open to all riders from High School age and younger who have the ability to ride on their own. We encourage parents to join in as well, (but it's not required). So come out and discover what it's like to "Catch a Smile."

We'll meet at the Quarry Road maintenance building. If the gate is open please go all the way into where the Yurt is located. For more information and updates see the Mathieu's Facebook page or call the shop at 465-7564.

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Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 3k and Awards
Aug
15
5:00pm 5:00pm

Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 3k and Awards

Registration opens at 5 p.m.; FREE kids fun run at 5:30 p.m.; featured race starts at 6 p.m.

The Quarry Road Summer Race Series is a fun, family-friendly, weekly trail running series. Our goal is to provide a summer of great experiences for runners in the greater Waterville area.  

Each week participants will complete different courses of varying lengths from 3k to 8k, utilizing the full extent of the Quarry Road trail system. Join us for a single race or participate all summer long to compete for the overall series title. 

For more information, please visit the Quarry Road Summer Race Series web site.

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Youth Mountain Bike Ride
Aug
10
6:00pm 6:00pm

Youth Mountain Bike Ride

Calling All Youth Mountain Bikers! Come catch a smile with Mathieu's Cycle and Fitness every Thursday evening this summer. We will be hosting our free weekly Youth Mountain Bike Ride at the Quarry Road Trails in Waterville. Rides will last from 6 to 7 pm.

The ride is open to all riders from High School age and younger who have the ability to ride on their own. We encourage parents to join in as well, (but it's not required). So come out and discover what it's like to "Catch a Smile."

We'll meet at the Quarry Road maintenance building. If the gate is open please go all the way into where the Yurt is located. For more information and updates see the Mathieu's Facebook page or call the shop at 465-7564.

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Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 5k
Aug
8
5:00pm 5:00pm

Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 5k

Registration opens at 5 p.m.; FREE kids fun run at 5:30 p.m.; featured race starts at 6 p.m.

The Quarry Road Summer Race Series is a fun, family-friendly, weekly trail running series. Our goal is to provide a summer of great experiences for runners in the greater Waterville area.  

Each week participants will complete different courses of varying lengths from 3k to 8k, utilizing the full extent of the Quarry Road trail system. Join us for a single race or participate all summer long to compete for the overall series title. 

For more information, please visit the Quarry Road Summer Race Series web site.

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Youth Mountain Bike Ride
Aug
3
6:00pm 6:00pm

Youth Mountain Bike Ride

Calling All Youth Mountain Bikers! Come catch a smile with Mathieu's Cycle and Fitness every Thursday evening this summer. We will be hosting our free weekly Youth Mountain Bike Ride at the Quarry Road Trails in Waterville. Rides will last from 6 to 7 pm.

The ride is open to all riders from High School age and younger who have the ability to ride on their own. We encourage parents to join in as well, (but it's not required). So come out and discover what it's like to "Catch a Smile."

We'll meet at the Quarry Road maintenance building. If the gate is open please go all the way into where the Yurt is located. For more information and updates see the Mathieu's Facebook page or call the shop at 465-7564.

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Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 8k
Aug
1
5:00pm 5:00pm

Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 8k

Registration opens at 5 p.m.; FREE kids fun run at 5:30 p.m.; featured race starts at 6 p.m.

The Quarry Road Summer Race Series is a fun, family-friendly, weekly trail running series. Our goal is to provide a summer of great experiences for runners in the greater Waterville area.  

Each week participants will complete different courses of varying lengths from 3k to 8k, utilizing the full extent of the Quarry Road trail system. Join us for a single race or participate all summer long to compete for the overall series title. 

For more information, please visit the Quarry Road Summer Race Series web site.

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Youth Mountain Bike Ride
Jul
27
6:00pm 6:00pm

Youth Mountain Bike Ride

Calling All Youth Mountain Bikers! Come catch a smile with Mathieu's Cycle and Fitness every Thursday evening this summer. We will be hosting our free weekly Youth Mountain Bike Ride at the Quarry Road Trails in Waterville. Rides will last from 6 to 7 pm.

The ride is open to all riders from High School age and younger who have the ability to ride on their own. We encourage parents to join in as well, (but it's not required). So come out and discover what it's like to "Catch a Smile."

We'll meet at the Quarry Road maintenance building. If the gate is open please go all the way into where the Yurt is located. For more information and updates see the Mathieu's Facebook page or call the shop at 465-7564.

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Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 8k
Jul
25
5:00pm 5:00pm

Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 8k

Registration opens at 5 p.m.; FREE kids fun run at 5:30 p.m.; featured race starts at 6 p.m.

The Quarry Road Summer Race Series is a fun, family-friendly, weekly trail running series. Our goal is to provide a summer of great experiences for runners in the greater Waterville area.  

Each week participants will complete different courses of varying lengths from 3k to 8k, utilizing the full extent of the Quarry Road trail system. Join us for a single race or participate all summer long to compete for the overall series title. 

For more information, please visit the Quarry Road Summer Race Series web site.

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Youth Mountain Bike Ride
Jul
20
6:00pm 6:00pm

Youth Mountain Bike Ride

Calling All Youth Mountain Bikers! Come catch a smile with Mathieu's Cycle and Fitness every Thursday evening this summer. We will be hosting our free weekly Youth Mountain Bike Ride at the Quarry Road Trails in Waterville. Rides will last from 6 to 7 pm.

The ride is open to all riders from High School age and younger who have the ability to ride on their own. We encourage parents to join in as well, (but it's not required). So come out and discover what it's like to "Catch a Smile."

We'll meet at the Quarry Road maintenance building. If the gate is open please go all the way into where the Yurt is located. For more information and updates see the Mathieu's Facebook page or call the shop at 465-7564.

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Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 5k
Jul
18
5:00pm 5:00pm

Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 5k

Registration opens at 5 p.m.; FREE kids fun run at 5:30 p.m.; featured race starts at 6 p.m.

The Quarry Road Summer Race Series is a fun, family-friendly, weekly trail running series. Our goal is to provide a summer of great experiences for runners in the greater Waterville area.  

Each week participants will complete different courses of varying lengths from 3k to 8k, utilizing the full extent of the Quarry Road trail system. Join us for a single race or participate all summer long to compete for the overall series title. 

For more information, please visit the Quarry Road Summer Race Series web site.

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Youth Mountain Bike Ride
Jul
13
6:00pm 6:00pm

Youth Mountain Bike Ride

Calling All Youth Mountain Bikers! Come catch a smile with Mathieu's Cycle and Fitness every Thursday evening this summer. We will be hosting our free weekly Youth Mountain Bike Ride at the Quarry Road Trails in Waterville. Rides will last from 6 to 7 pm.

The ride is open to all riders from High School age and younger who have the ability to ride on their own. We encourage parents to join in as well, (but it's not required). So come out and discover what it's like to "Catch a Smile."

We'll meet at the Quarry Road maintenance building. If the gate is open please go all the way into where the Yurt is located. For more information and updates see the Mathieu's Facebook page or call the shop at 465-7564.

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Public Workshop: Quarry Road Master Plan
Jul
12
4:00pm 4:00pm

Public Workshop: Quarry Road Master Plan

We need your input on enhancing the Quarry Road Recreation Area!

Friends of Quarry Road is developing a new master plan for the area. This plan will explore opportunities to increase usage in all seasons -- including hiking, biking, paddling, Nordic and Alpine skiing -- and to construct physical infrastructure that will enable the area to host large events and to better serve our entire community every day.

Your input is crucial in determining the future direction of the area. Friends of Quarry Road and planners from the SE Group will be on-site to listen to your ideas for improving Quarry Road all evening on Wednesday July 12. Please stop by at any point between 4 and 7 p.m. to share your thoughts and help us plan for four seasons of fun in Waterville!

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Waterville GreenDrinks
Jul
11
6:30pm 6:30pm

Waterville GreenDrinks

Come join KV Connect, Waterville’s young professionals group, for an exciting evening of networking and socializing while helping to support Quarry Road.

Waterville GreenDrinks is part of the international Green Drinks network, an informal social networking group built around passion for the environment, sustainability and community. Join us for great food, drinks and conversation with friends, colleagues and neighbors!

Admission is a $5.00 suggested donation to support maintenance and upkeep of Quarry Road Trails.

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Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 3k
Jul
11
5:00pm 5:00pm

Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 3k

Registration opens at 5 p.m.; FREE kids fun run at 5:30 p.m.; featured race starts at 6 p.m.

The Quarry Road Summer Race Series is a fun, family-friendly, weekly trail running series. Our goal is to provide a summer of great experiences for runners in the greater Waterville area.  

Each week participants will complete different courses of varying lengths from 3k to 8k, utilizing the full extent of the Quarry Road trail system. Join us for a single race or participate all summer long to compete for the overall series title. 

For more information, please visit the Quarry Road Summer Race Series web site.

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Youth Mountain Bike Ride
Jul
6
6:00pm 6:00pm

Youth Mountain Bike Ride

Calling All Youth Mountain Bikers! Come catch a smile with Mathieu's Cycle and Fitness every Thursday evening this summer. We will be hosting our free weekly Youth Mountain Bike Ride at the Quarry Road Trails in Waterville. Rides will last from 6 to 7 pm.

The ride is open to all riders from High School age and younger who have the ability to ride on their own. We encourage parents to join in as well, (but it's not required). So come out and discover what it's like to "Catch a Smile."

We'll meet at the Quarry Road maintenance building. If the gate is open please go all the way into where the Yurt is located. For more information and updates see the Mathieu's Facebook page or call the shop at 465-7564.

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Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 8k
Jun
20
5:00pm 5:00pm

Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 8k

This is a make-up date for the rained out June 7 race.

Registration opens at 5 p.m.; FREE kids fun run at 5:30 p.m.; featured race starts at 6 p.m.

The Quarry Road Summer Race Series is a fun, family-friendly, weekly trail running series. Our goal is to provide a summer of great experiences for runners in the greater Waterville area.  

Each week participants will complete different courses of varying lengths from 3k to 8k, utilizing the full extent of the Quarry Road trail system. Join us for a single race or participate all summer long to compete for the overall series title. 

For more information, please visit the Quarry Road Summer Race Series web site.

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Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 5k
Jun
13
5:00pm 5:00pm

Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 5k

Registration opens at 5 p.m.; FREE kids fun run at 5:30 p.m.; featured race starts at 6 p.m.

The Quarry Road Summer Race Series is a fun, family-friendly, weekly trail running series. Our goal is to provide a summer of great experiences for runners in the greater Waterville area.  

Each week participants will complete different courses of varying lengths from 3k to 8k, utilizing the full extent of the Quarry Road trail system. Join us for a single race or participate all summer long to compete for the overall series title. 

For more information, please visit the Quarry Road Summer Race Series web site.

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Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 3k
Jun
6
5:00pm 5:00pm

Quarry Road Summer Race Series - 3k

Registration opens at 5 p.m.; FREE kids fun run at 5:30 p.m.; featured race starts at 6 p.m.

The Quarry Road Summer Race Series is a fun, family-friendly, weekly trail running series. Our goal is to provide a summer of great experiences for runners in the greater Waterville area.  

Each week participants will complete different courses of varying lengths from 3k to 8k, utilizing the full extent of the Quarry Road trail system. Join us for a single race or participate all summer long to compete for the overall series title. 

For more information, please visit the Quarry Road Summer Race Series web site.

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