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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

  • Scandals, Scoundrels & Sinners @ Eastern Cemetery

    The non-profit group Spirits Alive will again be offering their popular “Walk Among the Shadows” event this October in Eastern Cemetery. This year’s theme is “Scandals, Scoundrels & Sinners.” Six ghostly storytellers, most of whom are actually buried at Eastern Cemetery, will materialize in the cemetery to tell the scandalous stories of their own lives. […] View event

  • Saturday October 20 2018

    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

  • Walk For Freedom

    Walk For Freedom is a global fundraising and awareness event. Rallying thousands of abolitionists, taking millions of steps, showing up in hundreds of cities all over the world, Walk For Freedom is an outward expression of our inward desire to see slavery completely abolished. On Saturday, October 20th, 9am starting from Monument Square in Portland […] View event

  • Portland Bach Experience: Oktoberfest @ Multiple locations, Portland, ME

    Experience Portland with Portland Bach Experience! Join PBE Saturday, October 20, for free and family-friendly events all around the city, presented in partnership with 240 Strings & Portland Trails. SCHEDULE: A Suite Ride Through Portland – 11am – Deering Oaks Park Lecture/Demo: How To Build A Harpsichord – 1pm – Rising Tide Brewing Company Bach […] View event

  • 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

  • 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

  • Portland Bach Experience – Oktoberfest Concert featuring Ava Pine @ The Episcopal Church of Saint Mary

    Experience The Concert with Portland Bach Experience! Join PBE Saturday, October 20, at 7pm (doors open 6:30pm) at The Episcopal Church of Saint Mary for a concert featuring GRAMMY-nominee Ava Pine (soprano), John McKean (harpsichord), the PBE Choir & Chamber Orchestra, and Emily Isaacson (conductor). Portland Bach Experience presents Oktoberfest, October 18-21. Visit our website […] 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

  • Portland Bach Experience – Oktoberfest Salon: Baroque Brunch @ Private home, location revealed after ticket purchase

    Experience The Salon with Portland Bach Experience! Join PBE Sunday morning, October 21, at 11am (doors open 10:30am) at a private home in Portland’s West End for an intimate salon concert featuring Sarah Darling, whose “absolute concentration and astonishing precision” (Badischer Zeitung) and “sympathy and spirit” (Hub Review) was on display in June for Vivaldi’s […] View event

  • “Child Sized Vehicles: From the Sublime to the Ridiculous” @ Skyline Farm Carriage Museum

    Skyline Farm Carriage Museum’s current exhibit “Child Sized Vehicles: From the Sublime to the Ridiculous” showcases rare, child-sized horse-drawn examples of adult-sized vehicles. Some carriages and sleighs will be shown next to their adult sized counterparts. Approximately 35 vehicles help bring these memories to life, including a pony sized Covered Wagon once used by local […] 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

    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

  • Tuesday October 23 2018

    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

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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

  • 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

    Back In The Maine Stream meeting for disabled veterans angling program @ American Legion Hall Post 205

    Back In The Maine Stream Our ability to help disabled veterans enjoy recreational fishing in Maine is catching Back In The Maine Stream (BITMS) is a non-profit organization run by disabled veterans that have a strong desire to help other disabled Maine veterans increase their quality-of-life and heal physical and emotional trauma through recreational fishing. […] View event

  • Friday October 26 2018

    Welcome weekend @ Maine State Society for the Protection of Animals

    After years of planning and months of construction, the Maine State Society for the Protection of Animals proudly presents the Lawrence J. Keddy and Marilyn L. Goodreau Equine Rehabilitation Facility. To celebrate, with support from our generous sponsor IDEXX, you are cordially invited to the 279 River Road farm in Windham to tour the new […] View event

  • 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

  • Designing Women fine art & craft 2nd annual Wells Show @ Wells Activity Center

    Over twenty local, female artisans and craftswomen will exhibit beautiful, high quality, handcrafted jewelry, painting, handbags, pottery, weaving, personal care products, and much more at this exceptional, juried show. Whimsical and serious treasures, ranging in size and price will be available for perusal and purchase; perfect for fall gifts and early Holiday ideas. 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

    Maine Music Society Battle of the Blends 25th Anniversary Celebration @ Gendron Franco Center

    Maine Music Society celebrates the 25th Anniversary of its spectacular Battle of the Blends concert on November 3, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at the Gendron Franco Center, in Lewiston. On Saturday, November 3, the Maine Music Society will kick off its 28th concert season with the 25th Anniversary Celebration of the ever-popular Battle of the […] View event

  • 2:30pm Benefits, Comedy

    Billy Mitchell’s Villain: Deblanks – The fill-in-the-blanks comedy is a pay-what-you-can benefit for SRT! @ Saco River Theatre

    Saturday, November 3rd · 2:30 PM (for Kids) and 7:30 PM (for Grown-up Kids). A Time Out NY Critics’ Pick written by Billy Mitchell (SRT’s graphic arts director, and a favorite cast member of early Originals productions) VILLAIN: DeBLANKS is an uproarious improvisational comedy where the cast says words you put in their mouths! The […] 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

  • Wednesday November 07 2018

    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

  • Thursday November 08 2018
    John David Ellis, Untitled, Oil on canvas, 50 1/2 in x 84 1/2 in

    Partners in art, Partners in life: John David Ellis & Joan Beauregard @ Art Gallery – UNE, Portland campus

    Partners in Art, Partners in Life: John David Ellis & Joan Beauregard November 8, 2018 – March 10, 2019 UNE Art Gallery in collaboration with the Ellis-Beauregard Foundation, the exhibition at the University of New England Museum of Art explores the lives and artwork of Rockland, Maine residents, John David Ellis and Joan Beauregard. After […] View event

  • ohn David Ellis, Untitled, Oil on canvas, 50 1/2 in x 84 1/2 in

    Partners in art, Partners in Life opening reception @ Art Gallery – UNE, Portland campus

    PARTNERS in ART, PARTNERS in LIFE John David Ellis and Joan Beauregard Presented in collaboration with the Ellis-Beauregard Foundation, a new exhibition at the University of New England Art Gallery explores the lives and artwork of Rockland, Maine, residents John David Ellis and Joan Beauregard. After meeting at the Art Students League in New York […] View event

  • Wednesday November 14 2018

    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

  • Thursday November 15 2018

    Project Management Institute (PMI) Professional Development Day (PDD) @ Clarion Hotel

    This special day is designed to help project managers gain additional knowledge & skills, build relationships and grow their network. Special guests Roger Haskett and Eric Bloom will leave attendees feeling energized and ready to implement what has been learned! Roger Haskett is an award-winning international keynote speaker and President of Engagement Unlimited. •His impressive […] 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

  • Saturday February 02 2019

    The International Cryptozoology Museum at Thompson’s Point @ Thompson's Point

    Cryptozoology is the study of hidden or unknown animals. These are usually larger zoological species that, to date, remain unverified by science, such as Yetis, Bigfoot, Lake Monsters, and Sea Serpents, as well as hundreds of other yet-to-be-found animals (cryptids) worldwide, but which compelling ethnoknown evidence has been collected for their possible existence. It also […] 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