Cottages For Sale

Interested in moving to Orono and living in one of Maine's Premiere retirement Communities? Click "Learn More" to see a full listing of our Cottages that are currently for sale. While you are at it check out some of our 360 tours to see for yourself just how much you'll love living here.

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Recent News

Dirigo Dug Predicts Early Spring

The famous Dirigo Dug came out of his hole on February 2nd, Ground Hog Day to predict that we would have an early spring. This was great news as we were in the midst of a snowstorm at the time and had just finished digging out from a previous storm over the weekend.  WABI-TV was on hand to film the event and interviewed members of the Inner Circle and Dirigo Dug as well.  Dirigo Dug has a perfect record on his spring predictions and let's hope he is right this time.  You can watch the report at:

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BSO Youth Orchestra

Dirigo Pines residents were recently treated to special entertainment by members of the Bangor Symphony Youth Orchestra.  The group included, left to right, violinist Abigail Swzel, co-concert mistress Lynn Brubaker, cellist Lily Dudley Holland, and violist Kate Brenner Simpson.

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Can-can Comes to Dirigo

Variety Show Coordinator Jayne Bartley had a good selection of music, storytelling, jokes and a dancing finale. If you look really hard at the photograph you might see that two of the dancers might not “look” like the rest of the “girls”.  Most of the audience had tears in their eyes from laughing so hard.  A great time was had by all.

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Short-term Stay a Big Hit

In the past couple months families are really taking advantage of the new Short-term Stay Services.  Whether your loved one is receiving hospice services at home or is being cared for by family members due to illness or decline, Dirigo Pines short-term stay services will allow you the flexibility of brief respite periods following a hospital admission or for vacations or other times when you need to be away.  Having this care option will give you the peace of mind knowing that your loved one will be well cared for while you take a break from your caregiving role.  Call us today at 866-3400 to pre-plan your loved one’s stay at Dirigo Pines.

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Meet The Staff

Lewis Stubbs

Executive Chef


Safe Passage

04/21/15 @ 19:15

Cottage resident Emily Taylor will share "Safe Passage"; a story about Hanley Denning, a young Maine woman helping children in Guatemala get out of the dump and into school.

Antique Appraisal Show

04/25/15 @ 10:00

Bring your antiques to be appraised by Antique Roadshow (British edition) appraiser Bruce Buxton at the Dirigo Pines Inn.  All proceeds go to Rosscare LiveSAFE Button Fund.

Quilt Show coming May 16th

05/16/15 @ 10:00

Dirigo Pines Inn and Cottages will feature a variety of quilts, antiques to contemporary in various cottages and the Dirigo Inn on Saturday, May 16 from 10 AM to 2 PM.  All are welcomed to this free event.

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We'd like to invite you for a guided tour of beautiful Dirigo Pines Retirement Community. Please give us a call, toll-free, 1-866-344-3400 or simply fill in the request form below and a Dirigo Pines representative will be contacting you.

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