December 2, 2011 RSS feed / Et Cetera

CALENDAR

Fri/2 MISCELLANEOUS HOLIDAY BAZAAR AND WREATH SALE, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Mid Coast Hospital, 123 Medical Center Drive, Brunswick; 373-6015. MODEL RAILROAD CELEBRATION, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Maine State Museum, More...

Chorus fills church with Rutter’s ‘Gloria,’ carols

BOOTHBAY HARBOR — The Sheepscot Valley Chorus will present John Rutter’s “ Gloria” for mixed voices with brass, percussion and organ at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Congregational Church in Boothbay Harbor. More...

CALIFORNIA TRIO BOOKED FOR GARDINER GIG

MOIRA SMILEY AND VOCO (Emily Eagan and April Guthrie), a trio from California, will perform in concert at 4 p.m. Sunday at Johnson Hall, 280 Water St., Gardiner. More...

Women of St. Philip’s Christmas Fair set

WISCASSET — The Women of St. Philip’s group will hold its annual Christmas Fair on Dec. 10 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Patrons should be able to find unique gifts and stocking stuffers. More...

Mid-coast churches planning special Christmastime events

A number of Mid-coast congregations are planning special services and observances during December. More...

Dear Abby

DEAR ABBY: A while back I told my family I was considering downsizing my life and made the big mistake of telling them I want them to eventually have my house. I also revealed the contents of my will. More...

BRIEFS

Poetry and potluck merge on CONA menu NEWCASTLE — Maine poets Robin Merrill and Tom Lyford will headline CONA’s annual celebration of poetry at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Second Congregational Church of Newcastle. More...

Quartet plans a trio of weekend concerts

TOPSHAM The DaPonte String Quartet will perform a program of Haydn, Beethoven and Benjamin Britten at 7: 30 p. m. today at St. Mary’s Church in Falmouth; at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Lincoln Theater in Damariscotta; and at 3 p.m. More...