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  • Wednesday April 05 2017

    Oil paintings by Claudia Hughes @ CIA Cafe

    through May 11. An artist’s reception is set for 5-7 p.m. March 16. Hughes paints local landscapes and figures along with interior scenes and feels her work is influenced by her many years in the performing arts. View event

  • “To Sail Beyond the Sunset: the Influence of the Odyssey” @ Mantor Library — University of Maine at Farmington

    The Shiretown Bookers’ spring exhibition in the Bookers’ gallery area. The Odyssey of Homer, taken together with the Iliad, constitutes the oldest surviving work of Western Literature. The story of Odysseus’ homeward wanderings has stirred the adventurous imagination for nearly 3000 years and has served as inspiration for many of our great poems, tales, novels, […] View event

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    “Africa/Maine:” Photographs by Deborah Keyes @ Daunis Fine Jewelry

    through May 31. An inscription on the entrance gate to Serengeti National Park reads: “Welcome to the Serengeti where the world began.” Photographer, Deborah Keyes photographs will take you to where the world began. “Before my travels to Africa, I had thought about Africa and Maine as being two separate and radically different universes. But […] View event

  • Earth2Trump Roadshow of Resistance @ The State Theatre

    The Earth2Trump Roadshow of Resistance is coming to the Northeast in April 2017. Featuring exciting musicians and speakers, the roadshow will entertain, inspire and provide opportunities for everyone to help fight Trump’s disastrous environmental policies and attacks on Native Americans, including the Dakota Access Pipeline. The free Earth2Trump show will feature music by singer-songwriter Casey […] View event

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    The Inside View: glimpses of farm interiors @ Maine Farmland Trust Gallery

    Please join us for our next gallery show and artist talk. A group show including watercolors, oils, photography and mixed media with work by: Julie Cyr, Kerstin Engman, Leslie Harris, Margaret LaFarge, Tessa O’Brien, DiTa Ondek, Susan Smith, Sarah Szwajkos. The Exhibit will be on display from April 3 – June 23. Artist Talks, Friday […] View event

  • Climb Aboard the Food Train

    Trinity Lutheran Church in Westbrook is sponsoring the 6th annual food drive for the Westbrook Food Pantry. The drive has started and will continue until May 6th Money jars and food boxes have been place in business establishments and churches throughout the city of Westbrook with special collections sites for food at Mr. Bagel, Walker […] View event

  • Maine Landscape Photographer Travis Mercier Exhibit @ Art Wall at Lois' Natural Marketplace

    Maine Landscape Photographer Travis Mercier Exhibit at Lois’ Natural Marketplace in Scarborough Scarborough, Maine – At a young age,Travis Mercier recognized that he was happiest exploring the woods and waterways around his family home in Livermore Falls, Maine. And then he received a special gift – a polaroid camera. While pals were riding bikes, Travis […] View event

  • Walking for fitness and fun @ Skowhegan Community Center

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    Think & Drink: What Makes a Police Officer? @ SPACE Gallery

    What do we want from our police, and how are they trained? Join us for the second session of the 2017 Think & Drink series as we talk training an expectations of law enforcement. The fourth season of Think & Drink tackles policing in Maine, its intersection with race, and how our local experience connects […] View event

  • Maine Quality Counts 2017 @ Augusta Civic Center

    This year’s conference, QC17, is aptly titled “In It Together,” symbolizing the need for good collaboration between patients and providers to provide excellent experiences. The keynote speaker for the event is Dr. Don Berwick, founding executive director of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. Berwick is an American health care legend. He is also the father […] View event

  • Tai Chi @ Spectrum Generations Muskie Community Center

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  • Aerobics @ Litchfield Senior Center

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    Cooking for crowds: volunteer food safety @ University of Maine Regional Learning Center at Tidewater

    Many organizations and community groups rely on volunteers for a variety of food events such as fundraising, fellowships, food pantries or other service to the community. Cooking for a crowd is tricky! How do you store all that food? When is the food completely cooked? How long can you leave food on the buffet table? […] View event

  • Richard Simmons Workout @ Spectrum Generations Muskie Community Center

    Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays View event

  • 9:00am Community

    Community Clothes Closet

    Free Clothes (for those in need) View event

  • Julie Freund ’81: New Work @ Maine College of Art, Charles C. Thomas Gallery

    Through April 12, 2017, Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm Opening Reception: Wednesday, March 8, 5-7pm Freund’s paintings are “love letters to the Maine coast,” specifically familiar bodies of water near where she lives. They speak to the passage of time, the ebb and flow of the tides, seasonal shifts and the light that changes each day. […] View event

  • Bone Builders/Maine General-RSVP

    Low impact light weight training to build muscle/bone; for any age. View event

  • 9:00am Community

    People Who Care Food Cupboard @ Old Point Avenue School

    serving Anson, North Anson, Embden, Madison and New Portland View event

  • 9:30am Community

    Speak French Social Hour @ Spectrum Generations Muskie Community Center

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    ‘Works on Paper: Paintings and Drawings’ @ Richard Boyd Art Gallery

    (Portland, ME) ‘Works on Paper’ an annual exhibit at Richard Boyd Art Gallery opens Saturday, April 1 at 10:00 a.m. The exhibit explores works by three artists creating paintings and drawings on a time honored raw product – paper. An unforgiving surface around for centuries, paper reveals the artist’s proficiency in creating works of visual […] View event

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    Graphic Matters: George Bellows and World War I @ Colby College Museum of Art

    In the decade before his death, the American artist George Bellows (1882–1925) embraced lithography, a printmaking technique in which the artist draws directly onto a stone or plate with an oil-based medium. Of the more than 170 lithographs that Bellows produced, twenty belong to his “War Series,” which was immediately controversial when published in 1918. […] View event

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    St. Peter’s Food Pantry @ St. Peter's Food Pantry

    applications accepted, servicing Bingham, Moscow, Pleasant Ridge, Concord township and Caratunk. Please bring proof of residency and photo I’D. View event

  • Drop-in Tech Help @ Lithgow Public Library

    Stop by for help with smartphones, tablets, iPads, laptops, eReaders, email, basic computer skills etc. Every Tuesday and Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. For other times, call for an appointment. View event

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    Coastal treasures by Susan Horowitz @ Maine Potters Market

    Susan lives and works in Harpswell, Maine, a coastal treasure which boasts 216 miles of shoreline-the longest of any town in Maine. In 1985 she established Ash Cove Pottery which looks over Casco Bay. Influenced by her environment , her stoneware pots are glazed in the colors of the sea and sand. The brushwork and […] View event

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    “No Limits: Zao Wou-Ki” @ Colby College Museum of Art

    No Limits: Zao Wou-Ki is the first American retrospective of this pioneering Chinese-French artist. Zao Wou-Ki (1920-2013) immigrated to Paris in 1948 and soon took the international art world by storm. Renowned for the fluidity with which he moved between European modernism and Chinese aesthetics, Zao’s work is distinguished by his unique approach to abstraction. […] View event

  • 10:00am Support Groups

    Midcoast stroke support group @ Camden Public Library

    Regularly scheduled Midcoast Stroke Support Group meetings continue on first Wednesdays. The group meets in the Library’s second-floor History Center meeting room, accessible by elevator. All are welcome. FMI: 207-273-2090. View event

  • “Head Hunter,” an exhibition of sculptural steel masks by Alex Bard ’12 @ Gruss-Bard Gallery

    According to Alex, “My work elevates often overlooked, everyday experiences and reimagines them into a personal language of objects. I combine common materials in unconventional ways, for example, either by suspending textiles within steel or by sewing steel onto textiles. I see everything as meaningful and impactful, no matter how it’s significance is ordinarily perceived.” […] View event

  • Table Tennis @ Spectrum Generations William S. Cohen Community Center

    Come join in the fun to play table tennis and bring a friend every Wednesday at 10:00 AM View event

  • Sewing Class @ Embden Community Center

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  • Textile Translations of Maine by Catherine Worthington Exhibit @ Monkitree

    Catherine Worthington’s Textile Translations of Maine will be on exhibit at Monkitree for the months of April and May. “Taking in Maine’s natural beauty with my eyes and heart gives me inspiration to create,” said Worthington’s. She strives to capture the essence of Maine as she paints, cuts, pieces and stitches familiar landscapes. Whether sailing […] View event

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    Hooked Rugs by the Maine Tin Pedlars @ The Stonewall Gallery

    On view through April 29! Stop in to view the Stonewall Gallery’s beautiful new show featuring contemporary hooked rugs by members of the Maine Tin Pedlars. The exhibit showcases the bright colors, inventive subjects, rich textures, and traditional techniques of contemporary rug hooking artists. Works by nearly thirty local artists, all members of the Maine […] View event

  • 10:00am For Kids

    Family Story Time @ Lithgow Public Library

    A weekly program that readies your child for Kindergarten by sharing stories, educational activities and art projects. For children ages 3 – 5 and their caregivers. Every Wednesday in the Children’s Room. View event

  • Customized Computer Lessons @ Spectrum Generations William S. Cohen Community Center

    Bring your laptop. Private one-on-one computer lessons customized to your needs. Each lesson is one hour. Call to book your appointment. View event

  • 11:00am Community

    Meatloaf Luncheon @ Spectrum Generations William S. Cohen Community Center

    Meatloaf, Vegetable, Soup, Salad and Dessert Music by Joyce Fessenden View event

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    Eating Pizza for a Good Cause

    Eating at Uno’s Pizzeria on April 5th will help raise funds for Portland Youth Dance scholarships! Uno’s will take 20% of your bill payment, and donate it to the PYD scholarship fund. That’s pretty exceptional since most venue-based fundraising programs donate only 5%. The only caveat is that you have to remember to mention the […] View event

  • 11:00am Community

    Game Day @ Golden Oldies Senior Center

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    UNLOADED @ Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), Maine College of Art

    Exhibition Reception: Friday, April 7, 2017, 5:00–8:00pm Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art ICA Gallery hours: Wed–Sun, 11:00am–5:00pm, Thurs, 11:00am–7:00pm, Friday, 11:00am–5:00pm, (FFAW until 8:00pm) Masthead Image: Andrew Ellis Johnson, Massacre of the Innocents, HD video still, 2015 Please join us for a Gallery Talk with Curator Susanne Slavick: Thurs., April 6, […] View event

  • 11:30am Community

    Class of 1959 @ Joseph's Fireside Steakhouse

    Winslow High School, luncheo View event

  • Digital Marketing in a Nutshell @ Waterville Public Library

    Okay business owners and marketers, time to mark your calendars. TOCmedia’s Tracy O’Clair will host a free marketing seminar. The same seminar will be offered on two different dates. You need only attend once. Bring your lunch and stop by. During this session, O’Clair will help people discover the basic principles of websites, email marketing, […] View event

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    Signs of the Seasons Volunteer Training @ Kettle Cove

    Join us at Kettle Cove in Cape Elizabeth on April 5 to learn how to become a citizen scientist through our Coastal Signs of the Seasons training. Signs of the Seasons is a joint program coordinated by the University of Maine Cooperative Extension and Maine Sea Grant, and trains citizens to identify and record seasonal […] View event

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    Momentary Certainties featuring Sal Taylor Kydd + Megan Magill @ PhoPa Gallery

    Momentary Certainties features work by Megan Magill and Sal Taylor Kydd. Megan Magill will exhibit work from her recent project, My Business is Circumference, in which she created one of a kind works on paper by pushing dry mediums, such as powdered graphite and chalk pastels, through a photographically exposed silkscreen. Sal Taylor Kydd will […] View event

  • 12:00pm Community

    CB Band concert @ Litchfield Senior Center

    at Montello Heights in Lewiston. Leave center at noon. View event

  • Pickup basketball for adults @ Skowhegan Community Center

    for those 18 and older Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and Wednesday nights View event

  • 12:30pm Community

    Mahjong @ Spectrum Generations William S. Cohen Community Center

    Challenging game of skill and strategy played with tiles based on Chinese characters and symbols. The center is looking for people who would be interested in friendly playing or come watch and learn how to play. Please join us on Monday and Wednesdays 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM View event

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    Cribbage @ Spectrum Generations Muskie Community Center

    Every Wednesday at Muskie Community Center View event

  • 1:00pm Community

    Beano @ Seton Village

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    Game Day @ Spectrum Generations William S. Cohen Community Center

    Wednesdays are Game Day here at the Cohen Center. We currently have Bridge and Mahjong groups started, but we welcome groups who would like to play Cribbage, Yahtzee, Dice or organize your own team for other board, dice or card games. Come join the fun! Coffee and snacks are served. View event

  • AA Women’s Step Meeting @ St. Monica's Chapel

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    Bridge Club @ Spectrum Generations William S. Cohen Community Center

    Bridge is a challenging partnership card game requiring four players. Considered by many to be the ultimate card game, this classic game involves strategy and concentration. Players of all levels of experience welcome. Bridge is every Thursday from 1 – 4 PM. Call Fran at 495-3490 to register. View event

  • 3:00pm For Kids

    Legos at the Library @ Lithgow Public Library

    Join us for an afternoon with Legos! Every Wednesday in the Children’s Room View event

  • 4:30pm Community

    Lambs Clothes Closet @ Fairfield First Baptist Church

    Free gently used clothing View event

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    St. Augsutine’s to Hold Healing Service @ St. Augustine Anglican Church

    ST. AUGUSTINE’S TO HOLD HEALING SERVICE St. Augustine Anglican Church is pleased to announce that it will hold a Healing Service on Wednesday, January 4 at 5:00 pm. The service will be held at 656 Route 1 in Scarborough. The church is sharing worship space in the West United Methodist Church. The service is one […] View event

  • 5:00pm Potluck

    Free Meal @ Westbrook Community Center

    Free community meal every Wednesday. Co-sponsored by Trinity Lutheran Church, Wayside Food Programs and the Westbrook Community Center. Free parking, handicap accessible. All are welcome for a free nutritious meal and fellowship. View event

  • Augusta National Alliance on Mental Illness connection recovery support group @ Augusta UUCC Drew House

    for those living with mental health issues View event

  • 2017 SOURCE Sustainability Awards @ Pineland Farms Conference Center

    Join us for the 3rd annual SOURCE Sustainability Awards. Through this awards celebration we recognize and honor the people, nonprofits and businesses connecting Maine to its roots and making the state a healthier place to live. Winners will be recognized at this event and in our SOURCE Awards coverage in the April 9 Maine Sunday […] View event

  • Oil Painting Classes @ Roux & Cyr International Fine Art Gallery

    Oil Painting Classes Roux & Cyr International Fine Art Gallery offers ongoing oil painting classes. Beginner, Intermediate and Advance classes. Enroll today. Beginner classes run for 6 weeks. Intermediate and advance classes run for 4 weeks. Paint along with instructor Susan Roux as she directs and explains how to paint realism. Learn the fundamentals that […] View event

  • Norridgewock Selectmen @ Norridgewock Town Office

    Meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month in the Conference Room View event

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    Zen Coloring Group @ Windham Public Library

    Stress-free time of quiet reflection & creativity ~ Color to soothing music as you unwind from your hectic routine. Bring your coloring book and supplies, or use the pages and supplies we have available. Online coloring apps are welcome too! All ages invited. For more info, contact Sally Bannen: 207-892-1908. View event

  • kNOW Violence Task Force: Break the Silence @ Waterville Public Library

    You’re invited to a special community-wide version of Break the Silence, a sexual violence prevention presentation/performance. Join me April 5th, 6-7pm, at the Waterville Public Library. What can you expect? We’ll explore the stereotypes around sexual assault during the Lifetime Movie Scenario! You’ll recognize the difference between consent and coercion as we navigate the Water […] View event

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    6:00pm Home & Garden

    Grow Your Own Organic Garden

    Learn how to grow your own vegetables in a sustainable manner. The basics of soil science and how to enrich your soil to produce healthy, high-yielding plants will be discussed in this class. The class will also cover the fundamentals of making and using compost, the principles of crop rotation and how to incorporate green […] View event

  • kNOW Violence Task Force: Break the Silence @ Waterville Public Library

    A special community-wide version of Break the Silence, a sexual violence prevention presentation/performance is planned. What can you expect? We’ll explore the stereotypes around sexual assault during the Lifetime Movie Scenario! You’ll recognize the difference between consent and coercion as we navigate the Water Bottle/Consent Activity! By the time it’s over you’ll want to take […] View event

  • Life drawing with the Bates Museum of Art @ Bates College, Olin Arts Center

    Life drawing with the Bates Museum of Art. Dry-media easels and drawing benches provided, bring drawing board and supplies. $10/$9 museum members. FMI 207-786-8302. View event

  • 6:00pm Poetry

    Poetry festival @ Topsham Public Library

    We’re celebrating Poetry Month at Topsham Public Library by hosting our sixth annual Poetry Festival. CREA Poet Laureate, Gary Lawless, will be among our readers! Light refreshments will be served. View event

  • Celebrate Recovery 12-Steps @ Augusta First Church of the Nazarene

    through Faith Works Community Outreach View event

  • PechaKucha Night Waterville Volume 24 @ Colby College

    PechaKucha Night Waterville volume 24 will be held on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at Colby College. Presentation proposals on the theme revolutions are invited. Proposals on other topics are also strongly encouraged. The best PK events are mix of thematic and kaleidoscopic. The deadline for proposals is Monday, March 6, 2017. How to Apply to […] View event

  • 6:30pm Community

    Mainely Harmony @ Salvation Army, Augusta

    Maine-ly Harmony a cappella chorus invites women who love to sing to enjoy the barbershop style of harmony. Rehearsals are held every Wednesday. View event

  • Author Talk by Mark A Evans @ Freeport Public Library

    Author Mark A. Evans, will be appearing at the Freeport Community Library on April 5th at 6:30 pm. Mark will be discussing his mystery novel “The Flame,” and how a career blue collar Carpenter, would come to write a first novel in his 50’s. Mark has lived and worked most of his life in midcoast […] View event

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    Local Playwright Speaks in South Freeport @ South Freeport Church

    Simon Skold, alumnus, director and drama teacher at Freeport High School, will speak on his experience writing, directing and producing the musical “Letters at Sea: the Tale of the Ship Hornet” and other fun adventures at South Freeport Congregational Church on Wednesday, April 5. Reception at 6:30, talk begins at 7:00 pm. Part of the […] View event

  • 7:00pm Theater

    The Trip to Bountiful @ St. Lawrence Arts Center

    Good Theater presents Horton Foote’s timeless classic with Broadway veteran, Louisa Flaningam, in the leading role of Carrie Watts. Directed by Brian P. Allen, the production features a cast of 11 actors. Carrie Watts lives with her son and daughter-in-law in a cramped three room apartment. She is desperate to get back to her hometown […] View event

  • Scarborough Historical Society Monthly Meeting @ Scarborough Historical Museum

    This month’s meeting will feature Jayne Flanagan who will present “Flax Traditions: From Seed to Linen Cloth.” Being more of a “plant” person than an “animal/wool” person, Scarborough resident Jayne Flanagan has worked with flax and linen all the way from seed to finished cloth. Accompanied by a slide show, flax tools and samples, she’ll […] View event

  • Beginning Swing Dance Classes with Portland Swing Project @ Studio 408

    Join Portland Swing Project for our New Wednesday Night Beginning Swing Dance Classes! We provide clear step-by-step instruction, plenty of practice time to build confidence and you never need a partner – we rotate in class so you meet and dance with everyone. And it’s fun! We promise. The Wednesday Night Class runs from 7:15-9pm […] View event

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    String Around My Finger @ Portland Stage Company

    In the wake of a medical emergency, family pressures, chance encounters, and towering hospital bills tempt a young couple to reconsider their relationship. An unexpected comedy about big choices, small kindnesses, and getting a grip on letting go. View event

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    Mick Flavin & John Hogan The Kings of Irish Country @ Maine Irish Heritage Center

    The Kings Of Irish Country, Mick Flavin & John Hogan are currently celebrating 30 years in the music business and their many fans in the USA will have an opportunity to see two of Ireland’s country legends perform their many hits from down through the years. $20.00 available with PayPal on www.maineirish.com also available at […] View event

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    Voice and speech performance @ Gannett Theater, Bates College

    For the semester’s final project in a voice and speech course taught by Senior Lecturer in Theater Kati Vecsey, students perform monologues from playwright Charles Mee’s the (re)making project. View event

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    Trivia Party @ MaineStreet Night Club

    Join us every Thursday at 8PM for a Trivia Event like no other in Southern Maine. You may have played trivia in bar’s before, but we bet you’ve never seen anything like Game Time Trivia’s unique format. Picture Rounds, Themed Rounds, Name That Tune and more. Prizes awarded for Useless Knowledge! This event recurs weekly. View event

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    Boozical Theater Night: Schwartz vs Lippa @ Flask Lounge

    Boozical Theater Night at Flask on the first Wednesday of the month is Portland’s variety show that celebrates musical theater. With performances, special guests, trivia with prizes, musical themed cocktails, and an open mic/piano bar, Boozical Theater Night at Flask is for the Broadway Baby in us all! This month we randomly pit the composers […] View event

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    Crowbait Club Theatre Deathmatch @ Portland Ballet Studio Theater

    In 2012 The Crowbait Club (CBC) was founded in Portland, Maine with a specific mission: bring the performing arts community together on a monthly basis and encourage newcomers to explore the arts. How? By giving people a barrier free, no pressure experience in the arts. The monthly CBC Deathmatch is simple to understand yet hard […] View event

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    8:00pm Music

    The Way Down Wanderers @ One Longfellow Square

    Equal parts fast-paced and soulful, 5-piece modern-folk Americana act, The Way Down Wanderers, draw listeners in with energy, originality and soulful generosity. Playing, performing and writing together for just 2 years, the Wanderers have built an enthusiastic and fast-growing following. Youthful and professionally trained, these young men captivate audiences with soaring instrumentals, foot stomping sing-alongs […] View event

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    8:30pm Comedy

    Portland Comedy Showcase @ Bull Feeney's

    Featuring the region’s top stand-up talent and our famous “One Minute Challenge” audience open mic. Portland’s best bet on a Wednesday. Do it! View event