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  • Monday August 20 2018
    "Roots to Rewire"

    Mackworth Island Transformed: Rocks Reimagined @ Portland City Hall

    Portland, ME – Tim Greenway debuts the photography exhibit “Mackworth Island Transformed: Rocks Reimagined” in the Portland City Hall Rotunda from July 3 – August 31, 2018. “Mackworth Island Transformed: Rocks Reimagined” explores the transformation of space within the context of both the physical and the psychological. Using the popular location of the rock formations […] View event

  • A 1966 oil painting by Dahlov Ipcar, “Valley of Tishnar” is on display as of June 8 in Dahlov Ipcar: Blue Moons & Menageries, a 2018 summer exhibition at the Bates College Museum of Art.

    Dahlov Ipcar: Blue Moons & Menageries: @ Bates College Museum of Art

    This exhibition presents a wide array of paintings, drawings, prints and sculptures representing nearly entire career of Ipcar, one of Maine’s best-known artists. Many of the works shown are exhibited publicly for the first time. Ipcar, the daughter of prominent modernist artists, Marguerite and William Zorach, reached a wide audience through the many children’s books […] View event

  • A 1922 drawing by Carl Sprinchorn, “Ten Imaginary Characters” is on display in the exhibition Maine Moderns: Drawings by Marsden Hartley and Carl Sprinchorn at the Bates Museum of Art.

    Maine Moderns: Drawings by Marsden Hartley and Carl Sprinchorn @ Bates College Museum of Art

    Sourced primarily from the museum’s Marsden Hartley Memorial Collection, this exhibition brings together figural drawings by artists who were longtime friends. Born in Lewiston, Hartley is recognized as an innovative and important figure in American Modernist painting. His drawings in this exhibition are from a series of later figural works, circa 1940, and are all […] View event

  • Barbara Ernst Prey: Earth, Sea, Sky (South) @ Barbara Prey Projects

    This exhibit of new oil paintings and watercolors showcases the virtuosic hand of world-renowned artist Barbara Ernst Prey who has painted powerful views of her surroundings for forty years and examines her longtime relationship with Maine. The New York Times writes about Prey’s paintings, “Prey is going where icons like Rauschenberg and Warhol have gone […] View event

  • Tuesday August 21 2018
    The Planet Saturn

    Art of the Spheres: Picturing the Cosmos since 1600 @ Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education

    March 29, 2018 to October 6, 2018 Art of the Spheres celebrates the manner in which astronomers have organized and comprehended the celestial vault, the planets, and the structure of the Cosmos. Every item in this exhibition was composed from multiple, detailed observations; all are works of both science and art. Art of the Spheres […] View event

  • BPack Liz, Nicole
    9:00am Outdoors

    Women’s Backpacking @ Maine Mountains

    Designed for women of all ages and abilities. If you have always dreamed of backpacking but aren’t sure where to go or who do go with than this trip is for you. Yes, you will work hard but, you will have the experience of a lifetime. Backpacking will challenge you physically, mentally and spiritually. The […] View event

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    Living history tours at Norlands @ Washburn Norlands Living History Center

    For an enchanted experience and to get inspired about life in 19th-century Maine and Livermore’s celebrated Washburn family – stop by the Norlands Living History Center in Livermore and take a living history tour. The Norlands is open on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays in August from 11am – 4pm. Arrive by 2:30pm to have enough […] View event

  • A Hilarious Comedy For Women... and the brave men who love them. Non-stop laughter as a cast of talented women bring the subjects of life, love, men, marriage, children, menopause, aging, dating, sex and more to the Footlights Theatre stage. 90 minutes of laugh-out-loud scenes and songs that every women will relate to. Our summers show has been a "sell-out" hit every year, so reserve your seats now! Tuesdays-Wednesdays-Thursdays at 7pm and all seats are $15.00. Don't miss what critics have called, "The MUST-SEE Hit of the Summer", so grab your friends, co-workers and anyone else that loves to laugh- this is THE most fun you can have on a weeknight... DON'T MISS IT!
    7:00pm Theater

    A Ladies Guide to Life and Laughter @ The Footlights Theatre

    A Hilarious Comedy For Women and the brave men who love them. Non-stop laughter as a cast of talented women bring the subjects of life, love, men, marriage, children, menopause, aging, dating, sex and more to the Footlights Theatre stage. 90 minutes of laugh-out-loud scenes and songs that every women will relate to. Our summer […] View event

  • Walt Strony

    Premier Concert Organist Walt Strony @ Merrill Auditorium

    Back again on the Kotzschmar organ is Walt Strony, one of America’s premier concert organists. He made his public debut in 1974 at the age of 18 and has since established himself as one of few organists equally at home playing both theatre and classical organ. Theater organists are known for announcing their program from […] View event

  • Wednesday August 22 2018
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    6:00pm Music

    Music on the Mall Summer Concert Series @ The Mall Downtown Brunswick, Maine

    Music on the Mall, Downtown Brunswick’s Summer Concert Series, presents FREE concerts Wednesday evenings* at 6PM** throughout the summer on the Brunswick TownMOM text test new color Mall (Green, see map). Grab a blanket or chair, bring your family and friends, order a picnic dinner or dine at a local Brunswick restaurant, then relax and […] View event

  • Thursday August 23 2018
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    12:00pm Community, Music

    Free Tour of the Kotzschmar Organ (Merrill Auditorium) @ Merrill Auditorium

    What’s inside of a pipe organ? How does it all work? Join a FOKO organist as they perform a short demonstration concert followed by a tour, led by FOKO docents, of the Kotzschmar Organ. Free and open to the public. No reservations required, just show up! All ages welcome. View event

  • Daisy & Friends Flower Party @ Harrison Village Library

    Join us at one of our Daisy & Friends Flower Party events for a FREE sample troop meeting. Together with your girl you will get to enjoy a fun, girl-led activity and receive a patch, discover the Girl Scout Difference, and register to become a Girl Scout! View event

  • THe Best of Second 8-23
    8:00pm Comedy

    The Best of Second City @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    Get Ready to laugh with the Best of Second City. Second City has grown well beyond a single stage to become a diversified entertainment company. Second City Training Centers in Chicago, Toronto, and Los Angeles teach thousands of students every week; four touring companies perform Second City revues all over North America and abroad; Second […] View event

  • Friday August 24 2018
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    ScheckMate Baroque Concert @ Freeport Community Library

    Please join us Friday, August 24th, for a baroque summer concert with ScheckMate. This duo performance is made up of Raffael Scheck on ‘cello and Timothy Burris on lute and guitar. Meeting Room doors at Freeport Community Library will open at 6:45PM for a 7:00-8:00PM concert. This event is free and open to the public. […] View event

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    Cape Con 2018 @ Thomas Memorial Library

    Join us at the Thomas Memorial Library for our first annual Cape Con! Experience all the fun of a comic convention at your local library! We will have free comic books, local comic authors, cosplayers, gaming stations, face painting, and much more! This is a free event and all ages are welcome. View event

  • Goat Face

    Goat yoga @ Smiling Hill Farm

    Part yoga, part goat snuggling, all smiles! Enjoy Goat Yoga led by Ashley Flowers, at Smiling Hill Farm. Smiling Hill Farm has baby goats and mama goats that will be romping around in the pen with us during our yoga class. Bring a mat/towel or practice on the grass. All levels yoga class! Picture taking, […] View event

  • Foodie SQUARE

    Foodie Fridays at the Wadsworth-Longfellow House @ Maine Historical Society

    Join MHS on the fourth Friday of the month for Foodie Fridays to explore and experience the foodways of Maine’s past! Take a delectable food-themed tour of the Wadsworth-Longfellow House and help make and sample a historic dessert. Participants will also take home a copy of a vintage recipe from MHS collections. History never tasted […] View event

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    Sunset sail in Portland, Delicious wines & fresh Maine oysters @ Maine State Pier

    Join with Sommelier Erica Archer, CWP, WSET Advanced for a gorgeous scenic wine sail on board the 74-foot sailboat, Frances, built by her Captains and crew on Portland’s waterfront as you explore delicious white wines from around the world that you’ll love to have in your repertoire. And we’ll pair them with fresh Maine oysters […] View event

  • Piano Men
    8:00pm Music

    Piano Men @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    “Piano Men – The Music of Elton and Billy” is a tribute to the amazing songs of Billy Joel and Elton John. This concert combines a four piece pop group featuring Joe Boucher on piano and vocals playing with a full symphony orchestra with arrangements by Christopher Eastburn. Rarely have these songs ever been heard […] View event

  • Saturday August 25 2018
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    Designing Women Fine Art & Craft Show @ Longfellow's Greenhouses

    Celebrate the end of summer with over 20 of northern New England’s most talented lady artisans, enjoy live music, meet Maine Mystery Writers, and help support Winthrop’s Sexual Assault Crisis and Support Center. This annual show features beautifully handcrafted pottery, jewelry, intricate weaving, clothing, home decorations, handmade soaps and body care, and much more! Designing […] View event

  • Wine Walk - Wine Wise

    Wine & Food Walk in Portland, Maine @ Piccolo

    Join Sommelier Erica Archer, CWP, WSET Advanced, for a guided viticultural tasting and walking tour of Portland’s vibrant restaurant scene as you explore some incredible examples of high-quality wines from renown regions of the World paired with delicious foods from each location. You’re in for an incredible wine education experience. You’ll walk away with knowing […] View event

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    Sunset wine sail in Portland @ Maine State Pier

    Join Sommelier Erica Archer, CWP, WSET Advanced for a gorgeous scenic wine sail on board the 74-foot sailboat Frances, built by her Captains and crew on Portland’s waterfront. You’ll explore some incredibly delicious wines from renown and up and coming regions of the world that you’ll love to have in your repertoire. You’re in for […] View event

  • Bravo Amici
    8:00pm Music

    Bravo Amici @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    BRAVO Amici have wowed audiences all over the world, from London to New York, Miami to Montreal, St. Moritz to Sardinia, Hawaii to New Zealand. Combining the essential elements of pop, Broadway, the West End and opera, this group of endlessly talented Tenors and Divas melt hearts and blow minds in every theater they perform View event

  • Sunday August 26 2018
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    Wine & Oysters Walk in Portland, Maine @ Old Port Sea Grill

    Join Sommelier Erica Archer, CWP, WSET Advanced, for a guided wine and Maine oysters tasting and walking tour of Portland’s vibrant food scene as you explore some incredible examples of different Maine oysters paired with wines at four great establishments. In addition to the tastings, you’re in for an incredible wine education experience. You’ll walk […] View event

  • LaRoyce Hawkins
    7:00pm Comedy

    LaRoyce Hawkins, Comedian

    LaRoyce Hawkins stars as “Officer Kevin Atwater” on NBC’s police drama CHICAGO PD. Hawkins, who first originated the role on CHICAGO FIRE, is an accomplished standup comic, spoken-word artist and musician who also recently guest starred on Comedy Central’s SOUTH SIDE. He had a role in the feature film THE EXPRESS, which chronicled the life […] View event

  • Tuesday August 28 2018
    James Kennerley

    An American in Paris, Municipal Organist James Kennerley @ Merrill Auditorium

    An American in Paris – spectacular music for organ and brass Join James Kennerley, Portland’s Eleventh Municipal Organist, for his second concert on the mighty Kotzschmar. James is joined by brass and percussion players from the Portland Symphony Orchestra for this special concert, featuring music from the great cathedrals of France, the American silver screen, […] View event

  • Friday August 31 2018

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Rangeley @ Location: Rangeley Lakeside Theatre

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival and help celebrate the Appalachian Trail with Rangeley Trail Town Festival. Date: Friday, August 31, 2018 Time: Doors: 6:30 PM, Films: 7:00PM Cost: $6 for adults, $3 for AT hikers. and children under 12. Location: Rangeley Lakeside Theatre – 2493 Main St Rangeley, ME 04970 Presented in partnership with: […] View event

  • Saturday September 01 2018
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    Sunset wine sail in Portland @ Maine State Pier

    Join Sommelier Erica Archer, CWP, WSET Advanced for a gorgeous scenic wine sail on board the 74-foot sailboat Frances, built by her Captains and crew on Portland’s waterfront. You’ll explore some incredibly delicious wines from renown and up and coming regions of the world that you’ll love to have in your repertoire. You’re in for […] View event

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    7:30pm Music

    Jonathan Edwards @ Camden Opera House

    Jonathan Edwards returns to headline for the Camden Windjammer Weekend! Warm as summer sunshine, real as the truth, intimate as a long overdue visit between old friends … such is a Jonathan Edwards concert. Four decades into a stellar career of uncompromising musical integrity, the man simply delivers, night after night – songs of passion, […] View event

  • Maine Outdoor Film Festival: The Forks

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: The Forks @ Three Rivers Rafting - The Forks Maine

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival at its longest running event: the 7th annual MOFF in The Forks, hosted by founding sponsor Three Rivers Whitewater! Enjoy a day on the river and then kick back under the stars and watch the ‘R-rated’ program (the ‘R’ is for ‘river, rafting and raw’) Date: Saturday, September 1, […] View event

  • Sunday September 02 2018
    4:00pm Music

    Kneisel Hall autumn concert @ Kneisel Hall

    Kneisel Hall Autumn Concert Formosa String Quartet: Lin, Lee, Pae, Chen Schubert: Quartettsatz  Beethoven: String Quartet in C, Op. 59, No. 3 Dana Wilson: Hungarian Folk Songs  Wei-Chieh Lin: Five Taiwanese Folk Songs View event

  • Maine Outdoor Film: Portland

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Portland @ Congress Square Park, Portland

    Join MOFF and Sterling Rope for a 70-minute program of climbing, conservation and other outdoor sports short films at Congress Square Park on 9/2/18 Date: Sunday, September 2, 2018 Time: Films begin 30 minutes after sunset (about 8:00PM) Cost: Free! Donations go toward Teens To Trails. Location: Congress Square Park – Portland, Maine 04101 Presented […] View event

  • Monday September 03 2018
    MOFF in Union

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Union @ Sweetgrass Farm Winery and Distillery

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival in Union for an evening of outdoor adventure and conservation films under the stars at Sweetgrass. Delicious wine and spirits are made on-site and will be available. Date: Labor Day, Monday, September 3, 2018 Time: Doors: 7:00 PM. Films will begin 30 minutes after sunset (about 8:00PM) Admission: Suggested […] View event

  • Wednesday September 05 2018
    The Fab Four
    7:30pm Music, Outdoors

    The Fab Four: The ultimate tribute to the Beatles @ Snow Pond Center for the Arts

    Emmy Award-winning Beatles tribute band The Fab Four is a highly polished tribute act that has been wowing audiences across the U.S. and around the world with its dynamic portrayal of the Beatles for over two decades. The band’s impeccable musical, vocal, and acting skills and note-perfect renditions of the Beatles’ diverse music catalog make […] View event

  • Thursday September 06 2018
    MOFF Kittery

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Kittery @ Star Theatre at Kittery Community Center

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival in Kittery for an evening of outdoor adventure and conservation films at the wonderful STAR Theatre. Date: Thursday, September 6, 2018 Time: Doors: 6:45 PM. Films 7:00PM Admission: Suggested Donation $10 Location: The STAR Theater (inside the Kittery Community Center) – 120 Rogers Rd, Kittery, ME 03904 Presented in […] View event

  • Friday September 07 2018
    MOFF: Greenville

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Greenville @ Greenville High School

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival for an evening of outdoor films under the stars at Greenville High School to kickoff Fly-In Weekend in the Moosehead Region. Date: Friday, September 7, 2018 Time: Doors: 6:45 PM. Films 7:45PM Admission: Suggested Donation $5 Location: Outside of The Greenville High School Presented in partnership with: Moosehead Chamber […] View event

  • Joe Diffie 9-7
    8:00pm Music

    Joe Diffie @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    The multi-platinum-selling artist who dominated the charts during a hot streak in the ‘90’s may have been absent from the radio charts for the past few years, but Joe-Joe-Joe Diffie has never slowed down – writing, touring and recording a myriad of projects including his critically acclaimed 2010 bluegrass album “Homecoming,” and his recent “Roots […] View event

  • Saturday September 08 2018
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    14th Annual HenryFest Community Music & Dance Festival @ Skyline Farm Carriage Museum

    Join 317 Main Community Music Center for the 14th annual HenryFest — a community music & dance festival at Skyline Farm in N. Yarmouth. This family-friendly, outdoor, immersive experience features top-shelf American & international roots musics on the main stage, while Portland’s vibrant dance communities lead steps on the dance floor. Bring a chair or […] View event

  • MOFF: Belfast

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Belfast @ Waterfall Arts

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival for an evening of Outdoor Films, Shown Outdoors at Waterfall Arts. This evening’s selection will feature conservation and outdoor adventure shorts. Date: Saturday, September 8, 2018 Time: 30 minutes after sunset (about 8:00PM) Cost: $10 suggested donation Location: Waterfall Arts – 256 High St, Belfast, Maine 04915 Presented in […] View event

  • Sunday September 09 2018
    MOFF: Stonington

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Stonington @ Ball field across from Community Center

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival in Stonington, for an evening of outdoor adventure and conservation films under the stars at the ball field (across from the community center). Date: Sunday, September 9, 2018 Time: Doors: 7:00 PM. Films will begin 30 minutes after sunset (about 7:30PM) Admission: Free with all donations going to Opera […] View event

  • Monday September 10 2018

    Girls’ Night Out @ Westbrook-Warren Congregational Church

    Join us for a free Super Hero themed activity and information event for girls and their parents/caregivers – come see if Girl Scouts is a good fit for your family. With your girl, you will discover the Girl Scout Difference, register to become a Girl Scout, and enjoy a fun, girl-led activity and receive a […] View event

  • Discover Girl Scouts @ Sylvio J. Gilbert 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

  • Tuesday September 11 2018

    Discover Girl Scouts @ Great Salt Bay Community 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

  • Thursday September 13 2018
    MOFF: Fort Kent

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Fort Kent @ Riverside Park, Fort Kent

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival for an evening of outdoor films under the stars at Riverside Park Pavilion. Date: Thursday, September 13, 2018 Time: Doors: 7:30 PM. Films 8PM Admission: Free Location: Riverside Park Pavilion, 35 Dufour St, Fort Kent, ME 04743 Presented in partnership with: BikeMaine View event

  • Friday September 14 2018
    MOFF: Bethel

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Bethel @ The Gem Theater

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival and Mahoosuc Pathways, Inc. for an evening of outdoor and conservation films in Bethel at The Gem Theater. Date: Friday, September 14, 2018 Time: Doors 7:00PM, Films at 7:30PM Admission:$10 ($5 from every ticket goes to building Bethel area trails!) Location: The Gem Theater 23 Cross St Bethel, Maine […] View event

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    8:00pm Music

    Bob Seger Tribute: Live Bullet @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    Live Bullet is the difference between a “tribute band” and a “Live Concert Experience.” From hits like “Main Street” and gems like “Heavy Music” to the heart ripping “Turn the Page”, this is the only thing better than seeing Bob Seger live! View event

  • Saturday September 15 2018
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    Hand Carving of Slate Gravestones Free Demonstration @ Eastern Cemetery

    Eastern Cemetery is 350 years old this year and we are celebrating with a free open house on Saturday, September 15, from 9 am to 1 pm. Peaks Island stonecutter Matt Barnes of Yankee Slate Cutting will be there, demonstrating the art of carving slate gravestones by hand, using methods of the 1700s. Learn how […] View event

  • The UNE Portland Campus Art Gallery presents the 2018 Department Of Arts Faculty Exhibition

    2018 Department of Arts faculty exhibition reception @ Art Gallery – UNE, Portland campus

    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 perceptions across a variety of media, including collage, ceramics, painting, and photography, as well as found-object and 3D sculpture. Represented […] View event

  • Rita Coolidge maine today
    8:00pm Music

    Rita Coolidge @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    Rita Coolidge’s impact is undiminished—her voice as pure, sweet and powerful as ever, and her ability to get inside a song honed by experience and overview. After ten years during which she bore witness to some of her life’s greatest joys and deepest sorrows—and the publication of her acclaimed 2015 memoir, Delta Lady–Rita Coolidge is […] View event

  • Sunday September 16 2018
    MOFF: Belgrade

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Belgrade @ Belgrade Community Center for All Seasons

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival for an evening of Outdoor Films, Shown Outdoors in Belgrade Lakes Date: Sunday, September 16, 2018 Time: 30 minutes after sunset (about 8:00PM) Cost: $5 suggested donation Location: Community Center For All Seasons, 1 Center Drive Route 27, Belgrade, ME 04917 Presented in partnership with: Lakepoint Real Estate View event

  • Monday September 17 2018

    Girls’ Night Out @ Harriet Beecher Stowe School

    Join us for a free Super Hero themed activity and information event for girls and their parents/caregivers – come see if Girl Scouts is a good fit for your family. With your girl, you will discover the Girl Scout Difference, register to become a Girl Scout, and enjoy a fun, girl-led activity and receive a […] View event

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    Ten Weeks/Ten Leaps: A 10-Week Poetry Workshop @ Glickman Family Library, USM Portland Campus

    Writers can thrive from chances to leap—to vault their practice into energizing new modes for both the creation and the revision of poems. In this ten-week master class, poets will explore a range of exercises, readings, and strategies to spur the generation of new work, and to help them find fresh movement and surprise in […] View event

  • Tuesday September 18 2018
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    Building Confidence @ Gardiner Area High School

    Whether you are looking for a job, starting a business, or simply want to be more confident, attend this class to assess your confidence and learn concrete tools to help you build your confidence and keep it strong. View event

  • Discover Girl Scouts @ Spruce Mountain Primary 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

  • Currie

    The Long Haul: Pulling a Novel to Completion – A 10-Week Fiction Workshop @ Glickman Family Library, USM Portland Campus

    Anyone can start a novel; that’s when it’s fun, exciting, all possibility and no problems. For about fifty pages the thing practically writes itself—and then something happens. Narrative difficulties emerge and accumulate. Doubt creeps in. You falter, or quit altogether. This is not merely a common experience among novelists of all levels of experience and […] View event

  • Wednesday September 19 2018
    MOFF: Bath

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Bath @ Bath Waterfront Park

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival and Holland Chiropractic Center for an evening of outdoor and conservation films in Bath at The Waterfront Park Gazebo. Date: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 Time: Films begin 30 minutes after sunset, about 7:30pm Admission: suggested donation $5 with proceeds going to Teens to Trails Location: Waterfront Park 61 Commercial […] View event

  • Discover Girl Scouts @ Wells 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

  • Thursday September 20 2018

    Girls’ Night Out @ Edward Little High School

    Join us for a free Super Hero themed activity and information event for girls and their parents/caregivers – come see if Girl Scouts is a good fit for your family. With your girl, you will discover the Girl Scout Difference, register to become a Girl Scout, and enjoy a fun, girl-led activity and receive a […] View event

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    Finding Your Voice: A 10-Week Memoir & Personal Essay Workshop @ Glickman Family Library, USM Portland Campus

    The best memoirists drop readers into their lives through vivid scenes, description, character, and a voice that is uniquely their own—John Updike’s ironic and poetic narration or Jeannette Walls’ devastatingly straightforward cri de coeur. In sharing stories that are personal and specific, the best memoirists achieve the universal and therefore help expand the lives and […] View event

  • MOFF: Bangor

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Bangor @ John Bapst Memorial High School

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival at our fifth annual screening in Bangor, hosted graciously by the John Bapst Outing Club. Join us for an evening of outdoor adventure and conservation films. Date: Thursday, September 20, 2018 Time: 7:00PM Cost: $5 in advance / $10 day of Location: John Bapst High School Auditorium – 100 […] View event

  • Friday September 21 2018
    MOFF: Freeport

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Freeport @ Discovery Park at L.L.Bean in Freeport Maine

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival for an evening of Outdoor Films, Shown Outdoors at L.L.Bean. Date: Friday, September 21, 2018 Time: 30 minutes after sunset (about 7:30PM) Cost: Free, suggested donation $3 – $5 goes directly to Teens To Trails Location: L.L. Bean Discovery Park – 95 Main St, Freeport, Maine 04032 Presented in […] View event

  • The Kingston Trio
    8:00pm Music

    The Kingston Trio @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    Legendary folk icons The Kingston Trio bring their timeless music to fans across the USA with a national tour that marks the group’s 60th anniversary. Keeping it in the family, Josh Reynolds, son of original member Nick Reynolds, along with lifelong musical partners Mike Marvin and Tim Gorelangton, perform many of the trio’s best-loved songs. […] View event

  • Saturday September 22 2018
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    Come a Little Bit Closer: Crafting Memoir Scenes that Invite Readers Into the Moment @ Glickman Family Library, USM Portland Campus

    Memoir can fall flat when readers feel detached from important events unfolding on the page. To connect a reader to one’s experience, a writer has to do more than simply narrate it. She or he has to pull readers in close, anchor them in time and place, and zip them into our skin, to paraphrase […] View event

  • MOFF: Lewiston

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Lewiston @ Baxter Brewing Company

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival for a varied program of adventure and extreme sports films screened outdoors at Baxter Brewing Co. Big tricks, exotic adventures, Maine lifestyle and beer. Date: Saturday, September 22, 2018 Time: Doors 6:30PM – films at 7:00PM Cost: Free with any donations and a percentage of beer sales going to […] View event

  • The THE BAND Band
    8:00pm Music

    The THE BAND Band @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    The THE BAND Band returns to Vinegar Hill Music Theatre, bringing the music of The Band alive with authentic, true-to-form renditions of their extraordinary repertoire. From hit songs such as “The Weight,” “Up On Cripple Creek,” and “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down,” and deep cuts from their classic albums, to their historic collaborations […] View event

  • Sunday September 23 2018
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    8:00am Sports

    Black & White 2 Peak Challenge @ Black Mountain of Maine

    This trail race offers an exceptionally hilly, technical single-track point to point trail race that takes you up & down 2 mountains. If you’re not begging for mercy during the first climb, you will be on the second. Running this challenging 8.7 mile 2 peak ascent with 2750′ of elevation gain & a 2450′ of […] View event

  • Monday September 24 2018

    Discover Girl Scouts @ Farrington 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

  • Tuesday September 25 2018

    Discover Girl Scouts @ Boothbay Region 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

  • Girls’ Night Out @ Windham High School

    Join us for a free Super Hero themed activity and information event for girls and their parents/caregivers – come see if Girl Scouts is a good fit for your family. With your girl, you will discover the Girl Scout Difference, register to become a Girl Scout, and enjoy a fun, girl-led activity and receive a […] View event

  • Wednesday September 26 2018

    Discover Girl Scouts @ Warren Community 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

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    Jean-Willy Kunz and Jazz Quintet @ Merrill Auditorium

    “Impressions:” an evening of jazz featuring organist Jean-Willy Kunz on the Kotzschmar Organ and his jazz quintet. The organ is often associated with the church, with an austere and codified musical repertoire, and with an audience from another era. Over the course of centuries, from the Middle Ages to the present, it has sometimes been a […] View event

  • Thursday September 27 2018

    Girls’ Night Out @ Dirigo Elementary School

    Join us for a free Super Hero themed activity and information event for girls and their parents/caregivers – come see if Girl Scouts is a good fit for your family. With your girl, you will discover the Girl Scout Difference, register to become a Girl Scout, and enjoy a fun, girl-led activity and receive a […] View event

  • MOFF: Edgecomb

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Edgecomb @ Down East Gallery

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival in Edgecomb for an evening of outdoor adventure and conservation films shown under the stars in the grass at Down East Gallery. Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018 Time: 7:00pm Cost: Suggested donation $3 – $5 Location: Down East Gallery 146 Boothbay Road Edgecomb, ME Presented in partnership with: Down […] View event

  • Friday September 28 2018

    Girls’ Night Out @ South Berwick Town Hall Auditorium

    Join us for a free Super Hero themed activity and information event for girls and their parents/caregivers – come see if Girl Scouts is a good fit for your family. With your girl, you will discover the Girl Scout Difference, register to become a Girl Scout, and enjoy a fun, girl-led activity and receive a […] View event

  • Girls’ Night Out @ Buxton Center Elementary School

    Join us for a free Super Hero themed activity and information event for girls and their parents/caregivers – come see if Girl Scouts is a good fit for your family. With your girl, you will discover the Girl Scout Difference, register to become a Girl Scout, and enjoy a fun, girl-led activity and receive a […] View event

  • MOFF: Camden

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Camden @ Camden Snow Bowl

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival for an evening of outdoor adventure and conservation films under the stars at the Camden Snow Bowl. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair! Date: Friday, September 28, 2018 Time: Doors 7PM, Films begin 30 minutes after sunset (around 7:30PM) Cost: Free, with suggested donation of $3 to $5 […] View event

  • Birds of Chicago
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    Birds of Chicago in concert @ Camden Opera House

    Led by JT Nero and Allison Russell, Birds of Chicago are known for their seamless combination of rock n roll meets “near perfect Americana” (No Depression). Their new album, Love in Wartime is a rock and roll suite with impressive cinematic sweep. Co-produced by Nero and Luther Dickinson (North Mississippi Allstars), it evokes epic efforts […] View event

  • Martin Sexton 7-26
    8:00pm Music

    Martin Sexton @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    Syracuse native Sexton got his start singing in the streets and subways of Boston in the early 90’s. Still fiercely independent and headlining venues from The Fillmore to Carnegie Hall, he has influenced a generation of contemporary artists. His songs have appeared in television series such as Scrubs, Parenthood, Masters of Sex and in numerous […] View event

  • Saturday September 29 2018
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    Black Mountain Music Festival & Truck Show @ Black Mountain of Maine

    Unbelievable amounts of outdoor fun is in the works. Featuring 207Diesels truck show, 5 Live bands, BBQ challenge, music, beer tent, food vendors & more! Sponsored by : Ice Pik Vodka Gates open at 10:00am Bring your dance shoes & your lawn chair! Admission is only $15 – includes BBQ tasting (kids under 12 get […] View event

  • Maine Outdoor Film Festival: FEATURES SATURDAY – Portland, ME @ Talbot Auditorium, Luther Bonney Hall, USM Portland

    Join the Maine Outdoor Film Festival for one feature film, or a day full of them back-to-back. The USM Communications and Media Studies department hosts a day full of feature outdoor adventure films in Talbot Auditorium Date: Thursday, September 29, 2018 Time: 10:00AM to 8:00PM Location: Talbot Auditorium inside Luther Bonney Hall – 85 Bedford […] View event

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    Re(en)vision Strategies: A Poetry Revision Workshop @ University of Maine at Farmington

    The revered author Roald Dahl once said “Good writing is essentially rewriting.” Most everyone who has written a poem knows this to be true. This four-hour poetry workshop will consider exactly why this is so, and how to improve the process of rewriting poems with new strategies. Before the workshop, participants will each submit a […] View event

  • Winter Dance Party
    8:00pm Music

    John Mueller’s Winter Dance Party @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    The Winter Dance Party show has performed in front of over 2 million people on national TV for the Jerry Lewis Telethon, has toured extensively throughout the United States and Canada at theatres, performing arts centers, ballrooms, corporate events, casinos and even for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame along with John Mellencamp, Marshall […] View event

  • Tuesday October 02 2018
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    Opt In: Nonprofit Communications Conference @ Holiday Inn by the Bay, Portland

    Maine Association of Nonprofits is very excited to announce that registration is now open for Opt In: Nonprofit Communications Conference! As nonprofit professionals, we “opt in” to making positive change in our communities. We want others—donors, volunteers, policymakers—to opt in to the missions we all care about. Communication is central to this goal. Authentic communication, […] View event

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    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

  • MOFF: Calais

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Calais @ St. Croix Lecture Hall - on the campus of WCCC, Calais, ME

    A special Maine Outdoor Film Festival screening at Washington County Community College. Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2018 Time: Doors: 6:45PM, Films: 7:00PM Location: St. Croix Lecture Hall on the campus of WCCC, Calais, ME. Google Map Link Cost: Free to WCCC students and the public Presented in partnership with: WCCC Student Life. View event

  • Friday October 05 2018
    Judy Gold 10-5
    8:00pm Comedy

    Comedian Judy Gold @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    Come laugh the night away with Judy Gold. Judy has had stand-up specials on HBO, Comedy Central and LOGO. She has also written and starred in two critically acclaimed, Off-Broadway hit shows: The Judy Show – My Life as a Sitcom (Outer Critics Circle Nomination), and 25 Questions for a Jewish Mother (GLAAD Media Award […] View event

  • Saturday October 06 2018
    MOFF: Sugarloaf

    Maine Outdoor Film Festival: Carrabassett Valley @ The Beach - Outside the Base Lodge - Sugarloaf USA

    Join MOFF and Sugarloaf as we Kickoff Winter at our annual screening at Sugarloaf Homecoming Weekend! Date: 10/6/2018 Time: 6:45PM Location: The Beach at Sugarloaf, 5092 Access Rd, Carrabassett Valley, Maine 04947 Cost: Free for Sugarloafers, with suggested donation of $3 to $5 going directly to Teens To Trails. Bring: A blanket and a chair!! View event

  • Thursday October 11 2018
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    Fresh Start Program @ Online Webinar

    Fresh Start is a comprehensive five-week program that gives you the tools, strategies, and support you need to experience your fullest expression of health. View event

  • Friday October 12 2018
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    Adventures in Art: Hiking & Writing with Stephanie Wade @ Gulf Hagas

    Experience the Grand Canyon of the East as we explore the Gulf Hagas region of Maine. We will camp on the Pleasant River. After an evening around a bonfire and stargazing you will be rocked to sleep by the gentle rhythm of the river. Once again we have the pleasure of working with Stephanie Wade […] View event

  • Saturday October 13 2018
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    11th Annual Triple B ~ Boots, Band & BBQ @ Riding to the Top Therapeutic Riding Center

    11th Annual Triple B ~ Boots, Band & BBQ The Triple B ~ Boots, Band & BBQ, is Riding To The Top Therapeutic Riding Center’s (“RTT”) signature event. Each year this party with a purpose raises vital funds that enable hundreds of children and adults with disabilities to benefit from the healing power of horses. […] View event

  • Friday October 19 2018
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    Cheese Lovers Day: Open Creamery Workshop @ Neziscot Farm

    An all-day event for cheese lovers. Join us as we open our fromagerie doors to the public! Come learn how to make a variety of our cheeses, attend a Q & A segment with Gloria Varney, Owner & Cheese Maker, and of course sample all the different cheeses we make here at Nezinscot Farm. This […] View event

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    Adventures in Art: Hiking, Movement & Dance with Shana Bloomstein @ Western Maine Mountains

    Shana is excited to be offering a weekend retreat with Nancy Zane that will integrate Yoga, creative movement, massage, visual art and journaling with our explorations of the natural world. This weekend hopes to provide a nourishing and grounding environment for everyone to begin a personal reflective journey into somatic movement, create a simple daily […] View event

  • George Winston 10-19
    8:00pm Music

    George Winston @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    George began playing organ in 1967. In 1971 he switched to the acoustic piano after hearing recordings from the 1920s and the 1930s by the legendary stride pianists Thomas “Fats” Waller and the late Teddy Wilson. In addition to working on stride piano, he also at this time came up with his own style of […] View event

  • Saturday October 20 2018
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    2018 Ruck for our Fallen @ Ogunquit Beach

    The Maine Fallen Heroes Foundation will be holding it’s inaugural Ruck for our Fallen on Saturday, October 20th from Noon until high tide. We’ve established several different means of support for the families that have lost a loved one. We provide emergency financial aid & college scholarships for the families of our fallen. All family […] View event

  • The Hit Men 10-20
    8:00pm Music

    The Hit Men @ Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

    THE HIT MEN … Legendary Performers with Frankie Valli, Carole King, Cat Stevens, Tommy James & More! You loved Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, Carly Simon, Cat Stevens, Elton John, Tommy James and the Shondells, Rod Stewart, Carole King, Jim Croce, Three Dog Night… Take a star-studded journey back through rock and roll history […] View event

  • Tuesday October 23 2018

    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

  • Tuesday October 30 2018
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    Halloween Silent Film Night: Nosferatu @ Merrill Auditorium

    Come experience silent film Nosferatu at Merrill Auditorium with a thrilling improvised soundtrack on the Kotzschmar organ provided by James Kennerley, Portland’s Municipal Organist. German Expressionist film Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror was released in 1922 as the first film adaptation of Bram Stoker’s Dracula (with names changed due to studio copyright issues). Nosferatu is […] View event

  • Saturday November 10 2018
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    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

  • Tuesday December 18 2018
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    Christmas with Kennerley @ Merrill Auditorium

    James Kennerley continues the beloved tradition of a holiday concert on the Kotzschmar Organ. He will explore a variety of holiday favorites, both traditional and contemporary, and will be joined by the Kotzschmar Festival Brass and ChoralArt Singers. Tickets are available only at PortTIX. View event

  • Wednesday March 20 2019
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    Bach Birthday Bash on Kotzschmar Organ @ Merrill Auditorium

    Portland’s Municipal Organist, James Kennerley plays Bach on the Kotzschmar Organ! Johann Sebastian Bach was born in March of 1685. Come and join us as we celebrate the musical legacy of this prolific composer who has created some truly spectacular music, especially for the pipe organ. View event