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  • Friday October 20 2017
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    Artist of the Month Suzanne Kelly @ SugarWood Gallery

    SugarWood Gallery “Artist of the Month” Suzanne Kelly work will be on exhibit through October and is available for purchase. Kelly began taking art lessons at an early age in her hometown of Augusta. She furthered her education with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Boston University and began a varied career: teacher, gallery […] View event

  • An interview with novelist Jonathan Lethem will be the keynote event for Word, the new Blue Hill literary arts festival.

    Lethem, Miller to Headline Blue Hill Literary Arts Festival @ Blue Hill Public Library

    Novelist Jonathan Lethem and Slate columnist Laura Miller will be keynote speakers for Word, the literary arts festival debuting in Blue Hill October 20-22. Miller will interview Lethem on Friday, October 20, at 7 p.m. onstage at Emlen Hall in Blue Hill. Lethem, a seasonal resident of Blue Hill, is the author of ten novels, […] View event

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    My Maine, new paintings by Ann Getsinger @ Merrill Memorial Library

    MY MAINE, a series of 17 oil paintings, each depicting a specific spot in Maine, and described as “realism with a twist,” will be on exhibit at the Merrill Memorial Library, 215 Main Street, Yarmouth beginning Monday, Sept. 18 Artist Ann Getsinger has prepared six “chapters” in the series, much like a book, leaving little […] View event

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    “The Art and Science of Maritime Search and Rescue” @ Maine Lighthouse Museum

    SAVE THE DATE: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20TH AT 7:00 PM AT THE MAINE LIGHTHOUSE MUSEUM ONE PARK DRIVE IN ROCKLAND We will host Captain David Gardner, Ph.d, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard (ret) Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Professor of Marine Biology Maine Maritime Academy “THE ART AND SCIENCE OF MARITIME SEARCH AND RESCUE” FREE […] View event

  • John Bell – Celtic musician and song leader @ Maximilian Kolbe Church

    Celtic music leader from the Iona Community in Scotland offers a lively evening on Singing about Jesus Between Christmas and Easter. This event is co-sponsored by ten Protestant and Catholic churches who are excited about innovative Celtic music. View event

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    “Raptured Moment” @ Campus Center – UNE, Biddeford campus

    An exhibition of art work titled “Raptured Moment, a work in progress: a series of black and white silver gelatin prints” by Joseph Della Valle, adjunct assistant lecturer at UNE in the Department of Creative and Fine Arts, will be on display at the university’s Biddeford Campus Center from October 2 until November 14. The […] View event

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    Doug Kolmar @ Flourish

    Musical Artistry of Doug Kolmar Songs that deliver witty introspection and eclectic mashups of folk, pop, jazz, and Americana https://www.facebook.com/dougkolmarmusic/videos/10154872951062326/ https://www.facebook.com/maribethamber17/videos/219342131922223/ $5 admission Another fab Happening Flourish-Arts as Sacred Healing www.flourishme.life Facebook – Flouish – Arts as Sacred Healing View event

  • Novelist  Jonathan Lethem, a MacArthur fellow, will be the keynote guest at Word, the Blue Hill literary arts festival.

    Lethem, Miller to Headline Blue Hill Literary Arts Festival @ Blue Hill Public Library

    Novelist Jonathan Lethem and Slate columnist Laura Miller will be keynote speakers for Word, the literary arts festival debuting in Blue Hill October 20-22. Miller will interview Lethem on Friday, October 20, at 7 p.m. onstage at Emlen Hall in Blue Hill. Lethem, a seasonal resident of Blue Hill, is the author of ten novels, […] View event

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    Gary Haven Smith @ Ogunquit Museum of American Art

    GARY HAVEN SMITH Ogunquit Museum of American Art Ogunquit, Maine May 1 – October 31, 2017 Solo show by acclaimed stone sculptor in the Museum’s seaside gardens. www.ogunquitmuseum.org for hours and directions. June LaCombe SCULPTURE 207.688.4468 | june.lacombe@gmail.com www.junelacombesculpture.com View event

  • Walking for fitness and fun @ Skowhegan Community Center

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    Brakes for Breasts Fundraiser @ Autoworks, Inc.

    Autoworks in Kittery, Maine is promoting the brakes for breasts.org fundraiser by giving the customer free brake pads during October and contributing 10% of every brake service to the Cleveland Clinic Breast Cancer Vaccine Fund. Over 100 other independent auto repair shops across the country are participating and since 2011 have donated $492,320. to the […] View event

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    Freeport Trail Challenge @ Select Freeport Trails

    Hike four trails in September and October for a chance to win a prize. Kids will receive a coupon for a Ben & Jerry’s ice cream. Adults will be entered into a drawing for various prizes. Passports are available at the Freeport Town Hall and the Freeport Community Center. FMI: www.freeportconservationtrust.org or 865-3985 x212 View event

  • “Designing for Maine” tour @ multiple

    Have You Ever Wondered How to Get Locally Sourced Wood Materials Into Your Specs and Onto Your Job Sites More Easily? • Meet Maine’s Wood Suppliers • Go to the Source for Large Timbers, Flooring, Dimension Lumber • Learn from Experts about Ecological Reserves and Sustainable Forestry • Build Professional Contacts & Spend Two Days […] View event

  • TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) @ Spectrum Generations William S. Cohen Community Center

    TOPS is a national, nonprofit weight loss support group for folks wanting to lose weight. TOPS offers tools, program and a supportive environment for healthy living and weight management. Every Friday from 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM View event

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    Brunswick Farmers Market @ The Mall Downtown Brunswick, Maine

    The Brunswick Farmers Market is held every Tuesday and Friday from May 2 – November 22. Located on the Mall (between Park Row & Maine St) the market is open from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. More than a dozen vendors offer bread, coffee, eggs, flowers, fruit, meats, vegetables and other seasonal foods in addition […] View event

  • Aerobics @ Litchfield Senior Center

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    Hope Orchards variety weekend @ Hope Orchards

    Friday, October 20th: Start the variety weekend Friday evening by sampling over 20 varieties of Maine grown apples and pears with pie by the slice from Washington General from 6:00pm – 7:00pm followed by the “delicious” themed Story Slam at 7:00pm. The Story Slam is a shared event with Sweet Tree Arts and Hope Orchards. […] View event

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    Chine Brush Painting: An Exhibition of Christine Maclin’s Work @ Maine College of Art, Charles C. Thomas Gallery

    Christine Maclin (1942-2016) began studying Chinese brush painting with Professor Gan Xu. An interior designer for 45 years, her life and experiences in Asia had a profound effect on her approach to both design and art. Chinese brush painting became Christine’s passion and Gan referred to her fondly as his “star pupil.” • On view: […] View event

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    The 2017 MAEA Art Educator Members Exhibition @ First Floor, Maine College of Art

    Features artwork from Maine K-12 and other art teachers who are members of the Maine Art Education Association. Artwork on display includes a variety mediums such as book making, ceramics, collage, painting, photography and sculpture. September 25 to October 20, 2017, Opening Reception First Friday October 6, 5:00-7:00pm Monday – Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm, MECA Long Hallway […] View event

  • Everything your kid does makes perfect sense @ Kaplan University

    This workshop, while not exclusively for parents (direct care residential staff have found this very beneficial), outlines DBT principles and skills and investigates how DBT can be applied to parenting (October 20th). Participants will take home handouts covering about a dozen skills they can use with their clients and in their own families. Participants will […] View event

  • Richard Simmons Workout @ Spectrum Generations Muskie Community Center

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    Dr. John Kratus – Contemporary Musicking Residency and Music Education Symposium @ Corthell Concert Hall, University of Southern Maine

    The annual Music Education Symposium is open to music educators and the pubic interested in music education topics. This year, we are pleased to welcome John Kratus. A leading voice in creativity studies and innovation in music education, John Kratus has shared his ideas for contemporary music education practice with audiences around world. His 5-part […] View event

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    Bowling @ Golden Oldies Senior Center

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    Dahlov Ipcar: Stories

    Dahlov Ipcar’s books are appreciated and revered around the world, but perhaps nowhere more than in Maine where she created, wrote, and illustrated books for over 60 years. While her primary audience is children, her work resonates just as deeply with the adults – parents, teachers, caregivers, friends – who support young readers. As we […] View event

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    Cribbage @ Litchfield Senior Center

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    Light & Dark: Pots by Betsy Levine @ Maine Potters Market

    For the month of October, Maine Potters Market features the work of Betsy Levine, of Prescott Hill Pottery. Betsy’s pots employ both the dark and varied tones of wood-fired stoneware and the bright and pebbled surfaces of soda-fired porcelain. She juxtaposes the warmth of soda-glazed bare stoneware with luscious glazes softened by the atmosphere in […] View event

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    Warmth In Style! Artisan clothing and home elements

    Markings Gallery is welcoming the chill with fabulous artisan clothing and unique,artful handwoven blankets and rugs. Contributing artisans are Kris Sandoy, Janice JOnes, Charlotte Moore, Marianne Senechal, Helen Farnham, Jody Meredith, and Hilary Hutton…among others! View event

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    The Dooryard Presents: “Collective Current” @ Maine Charitable Mechanic Association

    An art exhibit featuring current and former members of a local collective. Opening reception: Oct. 6th from 5-9pm. View event

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    Creative Maine: Trade Banners and the Crafts That Built Maine @ Maine Historical Society

    Creative Maine explores the creativity and ingenuity that created the Maine economy as we know it today through the historical parade banners of the Maine Charitable Mechanic Association. In 1841, MCMA members paraded down Congress Street in Portland to demonstrate their skills and support for their individual trades, as well as for craftspeople struggling to […] View event

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    “Scenes of Maine” @ Richard Boyd Art Gallery

    (Portland, ME) Richard Boyd Art Gallery opens ‘Scenes of Maine’ an annual group exhibit of visual arts depicting imagery of Maine on October 1 at 10:00 a.m. with a reception to follow on the 7th. The exhibit showcases the diversity of subject matter in Maine which has long been a source of inspiration for artists. […] View event

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    Marsden Hartley’s Maine at Colby College Museum of Art @ Colby College Museum of Art

    This exhibition will explore Marsden Hartley’s complex, sometimes contradictory, and visually arresting relationship with his native state—from the lush Post-Impressionist inland landscapes with which he launched his career, to the later roughly rendered paintings of Maine’s rugged coastal terrain, its hardy inhabitants, and the magisterial Mount Katahdin. The exhibition is made possible by the Henry […] View event

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    Making Paper, Making Maine @ Maine Historical Society

    Paper has shaped Maine’s economy, molded individual and community identities, and impacted the environment throughout Maine. When Hugh Chisholm opened the Otis Falls Pulp Company in Jay in 1888, the mill was one of the most modern paper-making facilities in the country, and was connected to national and global markets. For the next century, Maine […] View event

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    “Watermark” Show @ Courthouse Gallery Fine Art

    Ellsworth Courthouse Gallery Fine Art is pleased to present Jessica Lee Ives: Watermark, the gallery’s first solo show for Ives. The show opens on Friday, September 15, with an artist reception from 5–6pm, and an artist talk at 6pm. The show runs through October 28. The event is free and open to the public. In […] View event

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    2017 Salt Alumni Exhibition @ Artists at Work Gallery, Maine College of Art

    This exhibition features the work of thirteen alumni from the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies, which is now a graduate certificate program at MECA. As we welcome Salt to campus— Fall 2017 students are the inaugural class – we honor the history of Salt and its long commitment to documentary storytelling. Featured artists include: Abigail […] View event

  • “Art Harvest” @ Stable Gallery, Damariscotta

    Final exhibit of Stable Gallery’s 2017 season featuring artists Jon Luoma, Rosalind Welsh,Polly Smith, Daisy Greene, Bob Thomas, Jackie Melissas, Janel Percival, Fiona Washburn, and Stephen Vowles. Gallery, managed by artists for artists, includes 35 Maine artists of diverse media. View event

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    Old Port Culinary Walking Tour @ Old Port

    Explore Portland’s dynamic food and craft beer scene on a Maine Foodie Tour! We’ll introduce you to a variety of flavors from classic Maine fare, Maine-inspired and culturally-based treats to creative modern flare. You’ll eat and drink the way the locals do, visiting a mix of artisanal shops, restaurants and pubs. Some of the tasting […] View event

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    Somerset Education Association-Retired group @ Heritage House Restaurant

    The Somerset Education Association-Retired group will meet Friday,Oct. 20, at 10:30 a.m. at the Heritage House Restaurant, Skowhegan. There will be a business meeting and a guest speaker. Our guest will be Janice Ogilvie, antique collector. Her program will be, “Do you know what this is?” For more information, call 474-3943. View event

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    Eat Chipotle in Maine, support Be Bold, Be Bald! @ Chipotle Mexican Grill

    On Friday, Oct. 20, from 10:45 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., Chipotle Mexican Grill will host a fundraiser across all Maine Chipotle locations to benefit Be Bold, Be Bald!, a national cancer research fundraising event. When customers dine at any of these locations and mention the fundraiser at the register, Chipotle will donate 50 percent of […] View event

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    Pork Vindaloo @ Spectrum Generations William S. Cohen Community Center

    Pork Vindaloo, Vegetables, Soup, Salad and Dessert. Music by Dave McInnis View event

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    Joe Mama-Nitzberg: Picture not Portrait @ Grant Wahlquist Gallery

    Grant Wahlquist Gallery is pleased to present “Picture not Portrait,” an exhibition of works by Catskill, NY-based artist Joe Mama-Nitzberg. The show—the artist’s first solo exhibition in the United States in more than twenty years—will run from October 6 through November 11, 2017. The gallery will hold an opening reception on Friday, October 6 from […] View event

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    AW@UMVA – Held Over!!

    Addison Woolley is excited to announce that our show at the UMVA Gallery at CTN will be held over through the month of October. If you have yet to see the show in its current incarnation, you still have two more weeks in September. The show will change somewhat for October when a few artists […] View event

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    Confabulations of Millennia @ ICA at Maine College of Art

    October 6 @ 11:00 am – December 8 @ 5:00 pm, Wednesday – Sunday, 11am-5pm, Thursdays 11am-7pm, First Fridays 11am-8pm Exhibition Reception: Friday, October 6, 2017, 5:00–8:00pm Curated by artist Richard Saja, Confabulations of Millennia brings together the works of 19 contemporary artists who take direct inspiration from the 18th and 19th centuries. Using established […] View event

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    Into the forest: flora, fauna, lichen, moss @ Common Street Arts

    Common Street Art is pleased to present work by Maine artists Barbara Sullivan and Juliet Karelsen in the exhibition Into the Forest: Flora, Fauna, Lichen, Moss on view from September 13 through October 28, 2017 with an opening reception on Thursday, September 14 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. This exhibition will explore the themes of our natural […] View event

  • Jonathan Levitt: Mawooshen, life and landscape of the Maritime Archaic @ PhoPa Gallery

    Mawooshen documents the geography of the Red Paint People – Archaic humans of unknown origins that appeared among the islands and coastal mountains of Penobscot Bay five thousand years ago. They thrived for about twelve hundred years, and then suddenly disappeared. The Maritime Archaic refers to the wider North American archeological coastal and seafaring culture […] View event

  • Pickup basketball for adults @ Skowhegan Community Center

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  • POW!, a comic book themed art exhibition @ Harlow Gallery

    Harlow Gallery presents POW!, a comic book themed art exhibition. Artists responded to a call for comic book art as well as artwork inspired by comics. POW! features the work of more than 34 artists from across Maine and beyond. The exhibition is on view Sept. 8 through Oct. 21, at 160 Water St., in […] View event

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    “Down East” @ Saco Museum

    September 8 – October 29 Reception and award presentation, Friday, September 15, 5:30-7:30 “Down East” features 50 monotypes and monoprints chosen by jurors Catherine Kerman and Josephine Graf from 115 works submitted by 84 artists. The Monotype Guild of New England is a nonprofit organization of contemporary artists creating unique impressions by working in the […] View event

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    Potluck lunch @ Litchfield Senior Center

    Litchfield Senior Center will hold its monthly potluck lunch to observe monthly birthdays and the 13th anniversary of the center. View event

  • One-on-One Technology Tutoring @ Portland Public Library

    One-on-one tutoring sessions are for all levels of computer users and this is a chance to sit down with a staff member for 30 minutes of free computer assistance. Laptops are available for use and the sessions take place in a quiet area of the library. Advance registration is required, please call 871-1700 x 708, […] View event

  • 12:30pm Community

    Book Discussion Group @ Spectrum Generations William S. Cohen Community Center

    First and third Friday of each month at 12:30 PM. Come share with the group a book that you have read and hear about books others have read. View event

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    63 card game @ Spectrum Generations Muskie Community Center

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    It Is Possible That : Allen West @ Engine, Biddeford

    Maine College of Art graduate Allen West’s body of work “It Is Possible That” includes two-dimensional works made with felt, knitting, stitching, and weaving. Allen West grew up in New York State. In 2006 moved to Maine to study New Media at the Maine College of Art where he received his BFA. Afterwords he worked […] View event

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    Old Canada Road Historical Society @ Old Canada Road Historical Society

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    Cards, games @ Litchfield Senior Center

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  • Grown-up Storytime @ Camden Public Library

    We never outgrow our delight in a good story read aloud. Join us every Friday afternoon in the comfortable seating in the Library’s Teen Section. Librarians and community members take turns reading each week. If you are interested in being a reader, please contact Cayla at cmiller@librarycamden.org or 207-236-3440. View event

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    Biblical Treasures of Turkey, Part 2 by Robin Williams @ The Araxine Wilkins Sawyer Memorial

    Robin Williams’ film Biblical Treasures of Turkey Pt. 2 will be appearing at the Sawyer Memorial for the final show of the season on Friday, October 20th at 2 and 7 PM. After the show, there will be an ice cream social to celebrate the end of the 2017 season of programs. Explore the Roman […] View event

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    Lego Club @ Winslow Public Library

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  • 4:30pm Potluck

    Baked bean supper @ Mt. Philip Grange 545

    Mt Philip Grange will hold a baked bean supper from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Grange hall on Rome Corner in Rome. The menu will include three types of baked beans, American chop suey, hot dogs, cole slaw, bread, cornbread and home made pies. All you can eat (excluding pie). Cost […] View event

  • Art Walk LA @ L/A Arts Community Gallery

    LA Arts partners with the local community to coordinate this monthly summer event that converts over 20 downtown Lewiston and Auburn businesses and storefronts into public arts spaces. The event drives thousands of people each summer to LA’s downtowns to view its galleries, exhibitions, and special performances—and, of course, connect with friends and new faces. View event

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    Creative Portland’s First Juried Art Exhibit of Local Artists @ Creative Portland

    Twenty Portland-area artists have been selected for Creative Portland’s first juried art exhibition, which will run from October 20th through April 2018. The group show, representing established and emerging artists from Greater Portland will feature paintings, mixed-media pieces, drawing, photography, and collage. The rigorous selection process included curators and artists drawn from Portland’s arts community. […] View event

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    Addiction Recovery Support Group @ Homegrown Healthcare Alternative Wellness, Apothecary and Learning Center

    Homegrown Healthcare is hosting a weekly addiction recovery support group. The group meets Friday evenings. No charge, all welcome. Call for more information 207-395-5447. View event

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    Bill Frisell & Kenny Wollesen @ Blue

    Grammy Winning guitarist Bill Frisell is always, ALWAYS such a pleasure to welcome back to the room and we’re so very lucky that he and his sound engineer of 30 years, Claudia Engelhart, enjoy the room. This is Bill Frisell’s third time playing at Blue and we are excited to announce that he is not […] View event

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    Nasson Youth Theater presents: Scary stories that glow in the dark @ Nasson Community Center and Little Theatre

    Nasson Youth Theater presents: Scary Stories That Glow in the Dark. This is a NEON THEATRE EXPERIENCE! Show dates are: October 13, 14, 20 and 21 Show begins at 6pm, doors open at 5:30pm for seating Admission is $12/Adults and $7/Seniors and Children Online ticket sales available via this link: https://nassonlittletheatre.ticketspice.com/glow-show-scary-stories Tickets also available at […] View event

  • Celebration of the U.S. Navy’s Birthday @ Brunswick Naval Museum and Memorial Gardens

    Casco Bay Navy League and the Brunswick Naval Museum and Memorial Gardens invite you to join us in celebrating the 242nd birthday of the United States Navy to be held Friday October 20th from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the Brunswick Naval Museum, 179 Admiral Fitch Avenue in Brunswick. This is a casual social gathering […] View event

  • Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous @ Mid-Maine Homeless Shelter

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    Folk Dance Brunswick @ People Plus

    World music and dance from the Balkans, Israel, Western Europe, and around the globe. Good exercise, great fun. Many dances are taught. No partner needed. Best international folk dancing north of Boston! Fridays, 6:30–9:00 p.m., at People Plus, 35 Union St., one block west of Maine St., Brunswick. Donation $5. All are welcome. FMI: 207-200-7577, […] View event

  • Walk Among the Shadows – Uncanny Tales from the Hill @ Eastern Cemetery

    The non-profit group Spirits Alive will again be offering their popular “Walk Among the Shadows” event this October in Eastern Cemetery. This year’s theme is “Uncanny Tales from the Hill.” Five ghostly storytellers will materialize in the cemetery with stories of the supernatural. Phantom ships, sea monsters, black dogs, and unquiet ghosts ! Audience members […] View event

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    Soul Cafe October: Sacred Sound Meditation with Andrea Wenger @ Center for Balanced Living LLC

    Discover the power of sound to calm, energize, release, heal and transform. Crystal singing bowls, rattles, bells and even your own voice are all powerful sound healing tools! Used with sacred intention, they ultimately raise consciousness. This will be a deep relaxation experience with sacred songs and drumming, rattle, bells, and Andrea’s angelic vocal toning […] View event

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    Cribbage @ VFW, Fairfield

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    Roll & Go: An evening of song & rum @ Robinhood Free Meetinghouse

    The Meetinghouse is part of a long tradition of shipbuilding and sailing, so what better fall event than an evening of sea shanties with Roll & Go, rum drinks and galley grub inspired by the Age of Sail! We’ll set up downstairs and gather around the galley (bar) to sample some grog and hard tack […] View event

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    Time Space @ Southworth Planetarium, University of Southern Maine

    Take an adventure through time, as we explore the past and imagine the future of the cosmos. Witness the birth of the Universe, the doom of the dinosaurs, and be there for the first landing on the Moon! Each TimeSpace travel story is presented as a destination to be experienced as if you are there. View event

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    Circus On the Point: October 2017 @ Thompson's Point

    October 20-22 // $12-$16 // Circus On The Point, a bi-monthly cabaret, features an all female cast for the first time! Prepare to push the limits of your imagination, with an evening of dames and dynamic physicality. A spectacle of vertical dance on rope, balancing, bottle walking, spellbinding juggling and more! Brought to you by […] View event

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    Greetings

    Sparrows Nest Theater is presenting “Greetings!” by Tom Dudzick October 19, 20, and 21 at 7PM and October 22 at 2PM. When Andy brings his Jewish atheist fiancé to meet his very Catholic parents on Christmas Eve, his worst fears about family blow-ups are realized. But when his cognitively impaired brother Mickey, whose entire vocabulary […] View event

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    Free Lecture: The Order-Disorder Paradox @ Curtis Memorial Library (Morrell Meeting Room)

    Lecture with Nathan Schwartz-Salant & Lydia Salant Friday, October 20; 7 – 9 PM FREE to Members and Non-Members Links between order and disorder take many forms in the psyche, but the Order-Disorder Paradox (ODP) stands out; it is ubiquitous both in everyday life and psychotherapy. For instance, have you ever thought long and hard […] View event

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    Time and Space @ Southworth Planetarium, University of Southern Maine

    Travel through time as you explore the past and future the cosmos. Watch the creation of the universe, the fall of the dinosaurs, and the first moon landing! Time Space will be presented to you as if you were actually there for all those events. View event

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    WCST presents The Addams Family @ Windham Center Stage Theater

    The Addams family have lived by their unique values for hundreds of years. But now Gomez and Morticia’s macabre, beloved daughter is ready for a life of her own. Wednesday has fallen in love with a sweet, smart boy from a normal, respectable Ohio family! And she has invited them all to dinner. In one […] View event

  • A romantic comedy that’s full of surprises! A widowed mother of three, Autumn Warner, prepares her Inn for the arrival of her grown children and friends for a weekend gathering that will change the lives of everyone! "...comedy, romance, drama- the perfect ingredients for a perfect play!"
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    Falling Leaves: A Romantic Comedy @ The Footlights Theatre

    A romantic comedy that’s full of surprises! A widowed mother of three, Autumn Warner, prepares her Inn for the arrival of her grown children and friends for a weekend gathering that will change the lives of everyone! “…comedy, romance, drama- the perfect ingredients for a perfect play!” View event

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    ‘Frankenstein’ @ The Crosby Center

    MIDCOAST ACTORS ‘ALIVE’ WITH FRANKENSTEIN BELFAST – The Crosby Center in Belfast will open its doors for a live theater experience for the first time in years when Midcoast Actors’ Studio presents Frankenstein October 20-29. Frankenstein was written by Mary Shelley in 1818. Director Erik Perkins has spent the last year adapting the classic spooky […] View event

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    The Revolutionists @ The Public Theatre

    The Revolutionists by Lauren Gunderson Oct 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29 – 2017 Thurs-Sat 7:30 pm, Sun 2pm 2nd Sat Matinee: Oct 28 at 3pm $20 Adult / $17 Group (10+) / $5 Youth (18 and under) Four beautiful badass women are reimagined as the heroes of the French Revolution in this passionate […] View event

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    ACAT pesents Mrs. Mannerly @ Studio Theater, Waterville Opera House

    Aqua City Actors Theatre (ACAT) opens their 2017-2018 season—MAINE, MANNERS AND MAYHEM—with Jeffrey Hatcher’s semi-autobiographical comedy, Mrs. Mannerly. Performances are Oct. 20-21 and 27-28 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 22 and 29 at 2 p.m. in Studio 93 at The Center, 93 Main St., Waterville. Inspired by hilarious memories of a childhood etiquette class in […] View event

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    Detroit, by Lisa d’Amour @ The Theater Project

    DETROIT – by Lisa D’Amour- The Professional Ensemble October 12 – 29 Thursday – Saturday at 7:30 Sunday at 2:00 All tickets Pay-What-You-Want A dark comedy by The Theater Project’s Professional Ensemble, directed by Christopher Price. In a first-ring suburb just outside a city that might be Detroit, Ben and Mary see sudden signs of […] View event

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    “Mrs. Mannerly” @ Studio 93

    Aqua City Actors Theatre opens its 2017-2018 season, Maine, Manners and Mayhem, with Jeffrey Hatcher’s semi-autobiographical comedy, “Mrs. Mannerly.” Performances are 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20-21 and 27-28 and 2 p.m. Oct. 22 and 29 in Studio 93 at The Center, 93 Main St., Waterville. Directed by Stephanie Irwin, “Mrs. Mannerly” features Margaret Matheson in the […] View event

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    American roots music duo Martin Grosswendt and Susanne Salem-Schatz to perform @ Phippsburg Congregational Church

    The celebrated American roots music duo Martin Grosswendt and Susanne Salem-Schatz will perform in concert at the Phippsburg Congregational Church on Friday, October 20, at 7:30 p.m. Called “one of America’s great natural musical resources” by Robert Resnik of Vermont Public Radio, Grosswendt is an internationally-known interpreter of pre-war blues and other southern roots music. […] View event

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    Sex With Strangers by Laura Eason @ St. Lawrence Arts Center

    Maine premiere of the recent off-Broadway hit show from one of the writers of House of Cards. Sex With Strangers is a game of cat and mouse between 28-year-old blogger, Ethan, and a 38-year-old novelist, Olivia. Each has what the other wants and how far are they willing to go to get it. “A hell […] View event

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    7:30pm Theater

    Disenchanted @ City Theater

    A new musical by Dennis T. Giacino: Poisoned apples. Glass slippers. Who needs ’em?! Not Snow White and her posse of disenchanted princesses in the hilarious hit musical that’s anything but Grimm. Forget the princesses you think you know – the original storybook heroines have come back to life to set the record straight. These […] View event

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    8:00pm Theater

    From Here to Eternity @ The Ogunquit Playhouse

    OCT 4 – OCT 29 at The Ogunquit Playhouse The Ogunquit Playhouse is honored to be collaborating with Tim Rice and the Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival on the rollout of the North American premiere of the epic new musical From Here to Eternity, based on James Jones’ acclaimed novel with lyrics by Tim Rice, […] View event

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    8:00pm Music

    $pellcheck w/ Sea Level (Dan Capaldi) @ One Longfellow Square

    $pellcheck is an experimental pop band out of the Twin Cities and Cleveland. Martin Dosh (Andrew Bird, Dosh, The Cloak Ox) plays keys, loops and percussion. David King (The Bad Plus, Happy Apple, Craig Taborn) plays drumset. Mike Sopko (Bill Laswell, Glimpse Trio, Yellowstone Apocalypse) plays guitars. Formed as the brainchild of Dosh and Sopko, […] View event

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    8:30pm Film, For Kids

    Dinosaurs at Dusk! @ Southworth Planetarium, University of Southern Maine

    A whirlwind time travel adventure back to the epoch of the dinosaurs! A larger than life extravaganza rife with roaring monsters from the ancient age bounding, stomping, flying, hunting, and foraging frenetically above us. Propel yourself back through the epochs to explore an Earth teeming with Pteradons, Triceratrops and, of course, the ferocious T-Rex! And, […] View event