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  • Friday October 19 2018

    Freeport Trail Challenge @ Town of Freeport

    People of all ages are invited to participate in the 2018 Freeport Trail Challenge. Hike four Freeport trails in September and October. Passports will be available at Freeport Town Hall and the Freeport Community Center. Record your hikes in a Passport or by posting on Facebook or Instagram. Everyone who hikes all four trails wins […] View event

  • 2018 UNE Department of Arts faculty show @ UNE Art Gallery

    The UNE Portland Campus Art Gallery presents the 2018 DEPARTMENT OF ARTS FACULTY EXHIBITION August 9 — October 21, 2018 You’re invited to experience artwork and music created by the faculty of the UNE Department of Arts. From the metaphorical and conceptual to the literal and formal, this exhibition showcases artworks that challenge assumptions and […] View event

  • Saturday October 20 2018

    Red Cloak Haunted History Tour @ Hallowell

    Join The Lady in the Red Cloak for a lantern lit walking tour of Hallowell. Discover the back streets and hidden stories of Hallowell, its mysteries and haunts. See the oldest building on Water St., hear many ghostly tales, learn of the patent medicine business, and more as you experience a one-of-a-kind evening in this […] View event

  • Fiddle-icious Concert @ The Orion Performing Arts Center

    Join Fiddle-icious, a non-profit, all volunteer community orchestra with members from Kittery to Augusta, as they take to the stage to share their uplifting music. Fiddle-icious is a large and vibrant group of Maine musicians playing fiddle, piano, harp, guitar, banjo, accordion, cello, tin whistle, concertina and upright bass. Their tunes are passed on from […] View event

  • Marv Smith: Renaissance Man – gallery opening @ Continuum for Creativity

    Ceramics and art prints from the extensive estate of Marvin D. Smith (2/5/32 – 9/14/06) will be exhibited for sale at Continuum For Creativity from October 20-November 20, 2018. A dedicated artist, mentor, teacher and poet, Smith’s career spanned some 50 years, primarily in the midwest US. He was a master printmaker, painter, sculptor, and […] View event

  • 39th Annual Fall Arts and Craft Fair @ Augusta State Armory

    The Augusta Armory will host its 39th Annual Fall Holiday craft show with artists & crafters from Maine and New England Saturday & Sunday October 20 & 21, at the Augusta armory, 179 Western Ave., by the airport, I-95 exit 109 10-4 PM both days. It’s the perfect time to start buying all your holiday […] View event

  • Ruck for our Fallen @ Ogunquit Beach

    We’re wicked excited to announce that registration for the 2018 Ruck for our Fallen is Now Open! We have (3) fitness levels so there is something for everyone to enjoy! Slick (Light), Tactical (not so easy), Heavy (where the fun starts!) Get your team together & challenge the others! We’re expecting people from near & […] View event

  • 4:00pm Community

    Public Bean Supper @ Saco Grange 53

    Saturday , October 20th , PUBLIC BEAN SUPPER Saco Grange #53, 168 North Street Saco, from 4-6 p.m. Adults $8,Children 12 under $4, Children 5 under are free. On the menu are homemade kidney and pea beans, brown bread, red & brown hot dogs, American chop suey, coleslaw, biscuits, pies and hot and cold beverages. […] View event

  • Sunday October 21 2018

    Fall family fun @ YMCA of Southern Maine - Pineland Branch

    You’re invited to try the Y for FREE this October with a Family Fun Pass good for 7 visits. Enjoy our youth programs, pools, family recreation, bowling alley (Pineland branch), Squash courts (Portland branch), exercise classes, and more! Plus, if you join the Y by October 31st, you’ll be entered to win a Welcome Basket! […] View event

  • Fall family fun – YMCA Greater Portland Branch @ YMCA of Southern Maine

    You’re invited to try the Y for FREE this October with a Family Fun Pass good for 7 visits. Enjoy our youth programs, pools, family recreation, bowling alley (Pineland branch), Squash courts (Portland branch), exercise classes, and more! Plus, if you join the Y by October 31st, you’ll be entered to win a Welcome Basket! […] View event

  • Fall Family Fun – YMCA Northern York County Branch @ YMCA of Southern Maine

    You’re invited to try the Y for FREE this October with a Family Fun Pass good for 7 visits. Enjoy our youth programs, pools, family recreation, bowling alley (Pineland branch), Squash courts (Portland branch), exercise classes, and more! Plus, if you join the Y by October 31st, you’ll be entered to win a Welcome Basket! […] View event

  • Fall family fun – YMCA Casco Bay Branch @ YMCA of Southern Maine

    You’re invited to try the Y for FREE this October with a Family Fun Pass good for 7 visits. Enjoy our youth programs, pools, family recreation, bowling alley (Pineland branch), Squash courts (Portland branch), exercise classes, and more! Plus, if you join the Y by October 31st, you’ll be entered to win a Welcome Basket! […] View event

  • Fiddle-icious Concert @ South Portland High School Auditorium

    Join Fiddle-icious, a non-profit, all volunteer community orchestra with members from Kittery to Augusta, as they take to the stage to share their uplifting music. Fiddle-icious is a large and vibrant group of Maine musicians playing fiddle, piano, harp, guitar, banjo, accordion, cello, tin whistle, concertina and upright bass. Their tunes are passed on from […] View event

  • Monday October 22 2018

    For Freedoms @ SPACE Gallery

    For Freedoms is a platform for civic engagement, discourse and direct action for artists in the United States. Building off of the existing artistic infrastructure in the United States, For Freedoms developed a network of artists and institutional partners who produce nationwide public art installations, exhibitions, and local community dialogues in order to inject nuanced, […] View event

  • Discover Girl Scouts, Auburn @ Park Avenue Elementary School

    Join us to learn why Girl Scouts offers the best leadership experience for girls—one that is designed with, by, and for girls. The inclusive, all-girl environment of a Girl Scout troop creates a safe space where girls can try new things, develop a range of skills, take on leadership roles, and just be themselves. You […] View event

  • Discover Girl Scouts, Waldoboro @ Miller Elementary School

    Join us to learn why Girl Scouts offers the best leadership experience for girls—one that is designed with, by, and for girls. The inclusive, all-girl environment of a Girl Scout troop creates a safe space where girls can try new things, develop a range of skills, take on leadership roles, and just be themselves. You […] View event

  • Discover Girl Scouts, Portland @ Longfellow Elementary School

    Join us to learn why Girl Scouts offers the best leadership experience for girls—one that is designed with, by, and for girls. The inclusive, all-girl environment of a Girl Scout troop creates a safe space where girls can try new things, develop a range of skills, take on leadership roles, and just be themselves. You […] View event

  • 7:00pm Community, Music

    WMPG’s 16th annual Bluegrass Spectacular @ One Longfellow Square

    WMPG is the local source for bluegrass in the broadcast media! Join us for a live celebration of local stars of the Maine Bluegrass scene! featuring the Bates Bluegrass Ensemble, Saccarappa Boys, and the New England Bluegrass Band. One Longfellow Square is the host venue and WMPG’s partner in presenting this annual event. Proceeds of […] View event

  • Tuesday October 23 2018

    Maine Medical Center research institute open house @ Maine Medical Center Research Institute

    Stop by and learn more about the research at Maine Medical Center Research Institute in Cancer Biology, Stem Cell Biology, Bone, Metabolic, Cardiovascular, Kidney, and Vector-Borne diseases. Meet the researchers, see science demonstrations, and explore education opportunities. Demonstrations and guided tours are from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. This event is FREE and open to […] View event

  • Free Speech Week Open House @ First Amendment Museum

    All members of the public are invited to attend an open house at 4 p.m. on Oct. 23 at the First Amendment Museum, 184 State Street in Augusta. The open house will present a unique opportunity for conversations on current issues pertaining to political speech, the Internet, student speech and symbolic expression. The museum will […] View event

  • Discover Girl Scouts @ Mildred L. Day School

    Join us to learn why Girl Scouts offers the best leadership experience for girls—one that is designed with, by, and for girls. The inclusive, all-girl environment of a Girl Scout troop creates a safe space where girls can try new things, develop a range of skills, take on leadership roles, and just be themselves. You […] View event

  • Money growing in a garden

    My Money Works @ Gardiner Area High School

    This class can help you gain the skills and confidence you need to stretch your money, pay your bills, reduce debt, find money for savings, plan for retirement, and set personal financial goals. At the end of the class you will have a plan to achieve greater financial stability. A follow-up session is scheduled to […] View event

  • Discover Girl Scouts, Cumberland @ Mabel I. Wilson School

    Join us to learn why Girl Scouts offers the best leadership experience for girls—one that is designed with, by, and for girls. The inclusive, all-girl environment of a Girl Scout troop creates a safe space where girls can try new things, develop a range of skills, take on leadership roles, and just be themselves. You […] View event

  • Wednesday October 24 2018

    Free Meal @ Westbrook Community Center

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

  • Friday October 26 2018

    Halloween party at the Y – Pineland Branch @ YMCA of Southern Maine - Pineland Branch

    Calling all ghosts and goblins! Join us for ghoulish games, creepy crafts and sweet treats at our annual Halloween party. The whole family is invited to this most spooktacular event! Admission, if you dare to enter, is FREE FOR EVERYONE! It’ll be a screaming good time. Please bring a non-perishable food item to be donated […] View event

  • Halloween party at the Y – Northern York County Branch @ YMCA of Southern Maine

    Calling all ghosts and goblins! Join us for ghoulish games, creepy crafts and sweet treats at our annual Halloween party. The whole family is invited to this most spooktacular event! Admission, if you dare to enter, is FREE FOR EVERYONE! It’ll be a screaming good time. Please bring a non-perishable food item to be donated […] View event

  • Halloween party at the Y – Casco Bay Branch @ YMCA of Southern Maine - Casco Bay Branch

    Calling all ghosts and goblins! Join us for ghoulish games, creepy crafts and sweet treats at our annual Halloween party. The whole family is invited to this most spooktacular event! Admission, if you dare to enter, is FREE FOR EVERYONE! It’ll be a screaming good time. Please bring a non-perishable food item to be donated […] View event

  • Saturday October 27 2018

    Fiddle-icious Concert @ McCormack Performing Arts Center, Gorham High School

    Join Fiddle-icious, a non-profit, all volunteer community orchestra with members from Kittery to Augusta, as they take to the stage to share their uplifting music. Fiddle-icious is a large and vibrant group of Maine musicians playing fiddle, piano, harp, guitar, banjo, accordion, cello, tin whistle, concertina and upright bass. Their tunes are passed on from […] View event

  • Sunday October 28 2018

    Fiddle-icious Concert @ Gendron Franco Center

    Join Fiddle-icious, a non-profit, all volunteer community orchestra with members from Kittery to Augusta, as they take to the stage to share their uplifting music. Fiddle-icious is a large and vibrant group of Maine musicians playing fiddle, piano, harp, guitar, banjo, accordion, cello, tin whistle, concertina and upright bass. Their tunes are passed on from […] View event

  • Monday October 29 2018

    Discover Girl Scouts, Winthrop @ Winthrop Grade School

    Join us to learn why Girl Scouts offers the best leadership experience for girls—one that is designed with, by, and for girls. The inclusive, all-girl environment of a Girl Scout troop creates a safe space where girls can try new things, develop a range of skills, take on leadership roles, and just be themselves. You […] View event

  • Friday November 02 2018

    Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Take a Breath Social @ Ocean Gateway

    Celebrate, Raise Funds, Dueling Piano Show! Cystic Fibrosis Foundation to raise record breaking funds in the cure for cystic fibrosis! Portland, Maine – Hundreds from the Greater Portland community will gather at Ocean Gateway on Friday, November 2nd for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Take a Breath Social. The evening will feature a delicious hors d’oeuvres […] View event

  • Saturday November 03 2018

    Bangor Elks Lodge 2nd Annual Early Bird Holiday Arts & Craft Fair @ Elks Lodge, Bangor

    Maine Made Crafts will host its 2nd Annual Early Bird Holiday Arts and Craft Fair with artists & crafters from Maine and New England Saturday Nov 3, 10-4 PM & Sunday Nov 4, 10-3 PM at the Bangor Elks Lodge located at 108 Odlin RD. Bangor, Me. It’s the perfect time to start your holiday […] View event

  • 11th annual wild and scenic film festival @ Abromson Center, University of Southern Maine, Portland

    Friends of Casco Bay is delighted to host the Wild & Scenic Film Festival on Tour at University of Southern Maine’s Abromson Center in Portland for the 11th year! Wild & Scenic is a festival with a purpose as we bring together story-tellers and stories that reflect a love and appreciation for the natural world. […] View event

  • 5:00pm Benefits

    Live Auction @ Black Mountain of Maine

    Friends of Black Mountain present the 6th Annual Live Auction to benefit Black Mountain of Maine. Past auctions have seen exciting items such as Celtic tickets, autographed sports memorabilia, skis, furniture & art. Don’t miss out on this popular event. Doors open at 5:00pm. Auction begins at 6:30 Light fare from 5:00-7:30 Last Run Pub […] View event

  • Roast Beef Supper @ Cornerstone United Methodist Church

    Roast beef Supper, mashed potatoes, green beans, carrots and strawberry shortcake to benefit Cornerstone United Methodist Church. 20 Jenkins Road. Saco, Me. Saturday Nov. 3rd, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. adults: $10, children under 12: $4. Two drawings for free suppers. View event

  • Wednesday November 07 2018

    Button-Making @ Freeport Community Library

    What do coloring book pages, personal photos, drawings, song lyrics and opinions all have in common? You can fashion them into buttons! From 3:00-4:30PM, drop by and use our button makers to make yourself as many 2 1/4″ buttons as you can manage. This event is free, open to all ages and no pre-registration is […] View event

  • Discover Girl Scouts, Old Orchard Beach @ Jameson Elementary School

    Join us to learn why Girl Scouts offers the best leadership experience for girls—one that is designed with, by, and for girls. The inclusive, all-girl environment of a Girl Scout troop creates a safe space where girls can try new things, develop a range of skills, take on leadership roles, and just be themselves. You […] View event

  • Saturday November 10 2018

    26th Annual Veterans Christmas Arts and Craft Fair @ Augusta State Armory

    The Augusta Armory will host its Annual Christmas craft show on Veterans weekend again with artists & crafters from Maine and New England Saturday Nov 10, 9 AM-4PM & Nov 11, 10 AM-4 PM located at 179 Western Ave., on Rt 202 across from Burger King and off I-95 exit 109. It’s the perfect time […] View event

  • Roost Holiday Craft Show @ Bryant E Moore School

    Roost Holiday Craft Show, now in its fifth year, will take place from 9am to 3pm on Saturday, November 10 at the Bryant E. Moore Community Center in Ellsworth. Admission is free. Roost is a curated holiday craft show featuring over 25 of the finest artisans and makers from across Maine. Unique handmade goods will […] View event

  • Christmas Fair @ Cornerstone United Methodist Church

    Christmas at Cornerstone: at Cornerstone United Methodist Church. 20 Jenkins Road, Saco, Maine When: Saturday, November 10th,2018. From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Craft tables, food table, candy table, mystery packages, white elephant, and Christmas tree decor. Light breakfast and luncheon served. corn chowder, seafood chowder, crab rolls, tuna, chicken and egg salad. Will be […] View event

  • Wednesday November 14 2018

    6th Annual Holiday Bazaar @ Common Street Arts - Hathaway Creative Center

    Common Street Arts will be transformed into a unique marketplace filled with distinctive gifts created by talented artists and makers throughout the state of Maine. The 6th Annual Holiday Bazaar represents an opportunity for Maine artists to exhibit their work in a curated gallery setting and offers visitors a unique holiday shopping experience. This year’s […] View event

  • Music@Noon concert with Orlando Cela and George Lopez @ Farnsworth Art Museum

    Bay Chamber Concerts presents: Conductor, acclaimed flutist, and educator, Orlando Cela leads multiple university and professional ensembles, both choral and instrumental, in the US and abroad. George Lopez is a dynamic performer and educator, known for his “kaleidoscopic colors and clarity of conception” LA Times. Their Music@Noon program includes: J.S. Bach’s Sonata in G Minor […] View event

  • Community redesign of Castonguay Square @ The Center

    Waterville Creates!, one of Maine’s leading arts and cultural organizations and a key driver in making the city a vibrant destination in central Maine, earlier this year was awarded a $75,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). The Our Town program will undertake, in partnership with the City of Waterville, Colby College, […] View event

  • Thursday November 15 2018
    6:30pm Community, Meet-Up

    Conversational Spanish at Riverton Branch Library @ Portland Public Library, Riverton Branch

    Come join us at the Riverton Branch Library for our monthly Conversational Spanish Group. It’s an excellent way to practice Spanish language skills—and offers the opportunity to meet other Spanish-speakers in the area! The group is geared toward adults and teens, but children are welcome to accompany parents & are encouraged to participate as well. […] View event

  • Friday November 16 2018

    Boothbay Lights

    Boothbay Lights is a celebration of signature Holiday events in Maine midcoast’s quintessential seaside towns of Boothbay and Boothbay Harbor! The towns sparkle with thousands of lights and the businesses are open and ready to help you make wonderful Holiday memories! View event

  • Wednesday November 28 2018

    Bruce Coffin author talk @ Freeport Community Library

    Bruce Coffin is back to read and discuss his highly anticipated third novel, Beyond the Truth. This latest addition to the John Byron series has been described as “a superbly realistic, tense, and exciting novel” and “first-rate; suspenseful and highly entertaining.” Discouraged by an unfulfilling and frustrating college creative writing class, Coffin didn’t start writing […] View event

  • Sunday December 16 2018

    Street Corner Symphony

    Bay Chamber’s 2019 Holiday Concert at the Camden Opera House Bay Chamber Concerts presents the Nashville-based a cappella group that shot to stardom on NBC’s “The Sing-Off” performing a family-friendly show of original and popular holiday music and sing-a-longs – Sunday December 16th, 4PM in Camden Opera House. Street Corner Symphony will perform a variety […] View event

  • Wednesday January 09 2019

    Music@Noon: The Anderson Twins – Jazz Meets Classical @ Farnsworth Art Museum

    Bay Chamber Concerts presents: “Virtuosos on clarinet and saxophone” (New York Times), identical twins and Juilliard graduates Peter and Will Anderson are known for their unique renditions of classic jazz songs and innovative original music. They’ve performed with many jazz greats and headlined at The Blue Note, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center, New Orleans […] View event

  • Wednesday February 13 2019

    Music@Noon concert with Aleksandra Labinska, Kett Chuan Lee, and Inês Andrade @ Farnsworth Art Museum

    Bay Chamber Concerts presents: Polish-born Aleksandra Labinska holds a Doctorate in violin performance from Boston University, has received numerous awards and performed in many prestigious concert series around the world; cellist Kett Chuan Lee was the youngest member of the National Symphony and Radio Television Orchestras in Malaysia before coming to the United States in […] View event

  • Wednesday March 13 2019

    Music@Noon concert with Edoardo Carpenedo and Tudor Dornescu @ Farnsworth Art Museum

    Bay Chamber Concerts presents: Italian-born Edoardo Carpenedo impresses audiences with “technical strength, sweet and singing tone and deep sensitivity” Charleston City Paper. He has received numerous awards in national and international competitions, including the prestigious Trofeo Febo Villani. As a chamber musician, Tudor Dornescu performs regularly with the Mirage Violin Duo in a variety of […] View event