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    Saturday April 25
  • 12:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Anson & Starks Residents Curbside Recycling pickup @ Residence in Anson & Starks

    To all residents who participate in the recycling program with the Kennebec Valley Regional Waste Corporation. Please be advised there will be no curbside pickup of recyclables until further notice. Anson residents can deliver their recyclables to the Norridgewock Land Fill using the back gate. You are required to have a sticker on your vehicle. If you do not already have a landfill sticker, one can be obtained from the Town Office. Members of the KVRWC committee are working on a solution to the curbside recycling program. (Starks residents need to contact their municipality for details.) view event

  • EPILOGUES, new work by Abbie Read and Jessica Straus @ Perimeter Gallery

    From April 1 through May 17, Perimeter Gallery presents "Epilogues" a show of mixed media constructions by Maine artist Abbie Read and Boston area sculptor Jessica Straus. Both artists make labor intensive handwork and the re-purposing of discarded or obsolete materials integral to their art practices. For the current exhibition, books are their fodder. Straus meticulously crafts sculptures that juxtapose splayed pages from Boston Yellow Pages or computer manuals with carved and painted wood. Read uses hardcover books, which she cuts into strips, reconfigures and sews back together to create large wall-hung collages reminiscent of quilts. ... view event

  • 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Our Annual Spring Work Weekend at the WW&F Railway @ Wiscasset Waterville & Farmington Railway

    Each year since 1997, volunteers from around the country and overseas travel to the Museum in late April and over the Columbus Day weekend to help work on numerous projects at the Museum. Planned projects this spring will include: o Ballasting, lifting and lining our new track at Top of Mountain so we can put our new main line extension in service! o Continued work on original WW&F steam locomotive #9, as its restoration nears completion o Work on the new Sheepscot car barn o And other work so our Museum can get ready for the 2015 season! o Of course, visitors ... view event

  • 7:00 am - 10:00 am

    Public Breakfast @ Public Breakfast

    Full Breakfast. Eggs (your way), bacon, sausage, home fries, pancakes, beans, toast, juice, coffee, tea. .00 per person, .00 cap per family. view event

  • Erinn McCusker "Universal Energy" @ Campus Center, UNE-Biddeford

    "Universal Energy," a collection of paintings by Erinn McCusker, will be on display at the University of New England's Biddeford Campus Center from March 29 through May 2, 2015. A Maine artist, McCusker studied oil painting with New Hampshire artist George Tsakiris from 2006 to 2010. She has since studied painting at Maine College Art, University of Southern Maine and River Tree Arts. She was the first artist to paint in Georgia O'Keeffe's garden at the artist's Abiquiu, New Mexico, house in 2012 and considers this a pivotal turning point in her career as an artist. McCusker is a colorist and conveys ... view event

  • "Bearing Fruit: Art at the Intersection of Human and Vegetable" @ Maine Farmland Trust Gallery

    through May 9. Works from Anne Alexander, Leah Gauthier, Jacinda Martinez, and Julie H. Rose. Bearing Fruit plays at the intersection of human form and plant forms, the interdependence of species, or better yet, inseparable-ness - as reflected in the physical sensuality of Alexander's vegetables or the vulnerability of Martinez' models wrapped in their vegetable-fiber dresses. On the most basic level, the imagery suggests that we all stem from the same source. view event

  • 8:00 am

    RSU #38 Pre-K Registration @ RSU 38 Elementary Schools

    RSU 38 Pre-K Registration for the 2015-16 School Year - For any child age 4, on or before October 15, 2015, and residing in Manchester, Mount Vernon, Readfield, or Wayne. If you missed the Pre-K screening and are interested in having your child attend Pre-K next year, please contact your elementary school as soon as possible to ensure a spot for your child. Manchester - 622-2949, Readfield - 685-4406, Mount Vernon - 293-2261, Wayne - 685-3634 view event

  • 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

    American Red Cross Donor Center Giveaway @ American Red Cross Blood Donation Center

    Come into the Portland donor center now through April 30th and receive a FREE MOVIE PASS! This special token of appreciation is available only at: The American Red Cross Portland Blood Donation Center 524 Forest Ave. Portland, ME 04104 view event

  • "Birds of the Sea and Sky!" @ Markings Gallery

    through May 31. Birdforms in multi media created by Maine artisans Wayne Robbins, Abby Robbins, Susan Stasioski, Carolyn Judson, Helena Melone, Jim and Holly Gallante, Tides End Tiles and others! Elegant portrayal of birds through wood, clay, fiber,metals, and paint. view event

  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am

    South Portland Land Trust Earth Day Cleanup @ Mill Creek Park - meeting location

    2015 Earth Day Cleanup - Coordinated by the South Portland Land Trust Saturday, April 25 Mill Creek Park (sign-up location) - 8:30 am to 11 am Help Clean Up our Trails, Shorelines, Beaches and Parks Time: Registration begins at 8:30am and event ends at 11:00 am. Where: Sign-in and receive bags, and gloves at Mill Creek Park, South Portland (across from Hannaford's). Clean Up Locations: You and/or your group can pick up supplies and then walk or drive to your preferred location in South Portland. SPLT will have a reference map and ... view event

  • J. Ann Eldridge: "Nature in Fine Etchings" @ Daunis Fine Jewelry

    through April 28. fine etchings of botanicals and fauna view event

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    People Who Care Food Cupboard @ Old Point Avenue School

    serving Anson, North Anson, Embden, Madison and New Portland.

    Every Wednesday view event

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Farmers market @ Nazarene Church

    every Saturday view event

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Good Steward Thrift Shop @ Unity Union Church, United Methodist

    proceeds will benefit Unity Union Church
    every Saturday
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  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Farmers market @ Maine District Court -- Farmington 129 Main St., Farmington,

    applications available; musicians welcome.

    every Saturday
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