is at the heart of Maine’s Mid-Coast. This area offers a wide variety of cultural and recreational opportunities, as well as an exceedingly well regarded local school system. There are also several high-quality private schools nearby. The town is also home to the nationally-recognized Skidompha Public Library, and hosts the world-famous DaPonte String Quartet, professional art shows and art classes, and professional and community theatre. The Central Lincoln County YMCA and the Wiscasset Community Center offer year-round tennis, swimming, and fitness. Golfing, boating, fishing, hiking, camping, and skiing can be found nearby. Downtown Damariscotta provides some of the finest shopping and dining in the mid-coast. Maine’s largest city, Portland, the home of nationally known theatre and musical groups, professional sports teams, and fine dining, is only an hour away. 3hrs to Boston, 1hr to Portland.