2012-01-02 / Et Cetera

CALENDAR

Mon/2

BLOOD DRIVE

AMERICAN RED CROSS DONOR
CENTER, noon-7 p.m., 524 Forest
Ave., Portland; www.RedCross-
Blood.org or 1-800-RED-CROSS.

Tue/3

BLOOD DRIVE

AMERICAN RED CROSS DONOR
CENTER, noon-7 p.m., 524 Forest
Ave., Portland; www.RedCross-
Blood.org or 1-800-RED-CROSS.

MISCELLANEOUS

GUIDED BEAVER PARK MORNING
WALKS, 7-8 a.m., Lisbon; 353-
9075 or lisbonme.org.
TUESDAYS WITH JESSICA, 10:30-
11:15 a.m., Patten Free Library, 33
Summer St., Bath; stories and
crafts for young ones, with Jessica
Mahnke; free; 443-5141 x17 or
www.patten.lib.me.us.
FREE GAME DAY, noon-3 p.m., Richmond Senior Citizen’s Group, 164
Pleasant St.; starts with lunch, followed by variety of games; transportation or more info, Barbara
Barter 737-2190.
KNITTING CIRCLE ‘CRAFTERNOONS,’ 3:30-5 p.m., Patten Free
Library, 33 Summer St., Bath; age 7
to adult; free; 443-5141 x17 or
www.patten.lib.me.us.
OPEN HOUSE, 4-7 p.m., Southern
New Hampshire University Center
for Continuing Education, 10 Tibbetts Drive, Cook’s Corner,
Brunswick; winter courses set; 725-
6486 or Brunswick@snhu.edu.

PUBLIC MEALS

NEIGHBORHOOD CAFE, free meal,
5:30-7:30 p.m., United Church of
Christ, 150 Congress Ave., Bath;

also open mic to share music,
thoughts, poetry and stories; free;
cafe.neighborhood@gmail.com.

TALKS-WORKSHOPS

INTRODUCTION TO EXCEL, computer tutoring with Jack Hudson, 10-11
a.m., People Plus Center, 35 Union
St., Brunswick; free for members;
also meets Jan. 5; sign up 729-
0757.

Wed/4

MISCELLANEOUS

STORY TIME FOR PRESCHOOL
CHILDREN, 10:30 a.m., Wiscasset
Public Library, 21 High St.,; includes
storytelling and crafts; 882-7161.
BOOK BABIES, for babies and toddlers, 10:30 a.m., Patten Free
Library, 33 Summer St., Bath; 20
minutes of rhyming stories, finger
plays and song; free; 443-5141 x17
or www.patten.lib.me.us.
MEDITATION FOR WELL BEING,
3:30-4:30 p.m., People Plus Center,
35 Union St., Brunswick; $28
month, $20 for members; sign up
729-0757.
LEGO LEAGUE, for ages 7 and older,
3:30-4:15 p.m., Patten Free Library,
33 Summer St., Bath; ages 6 and
older; bring own Legos and snack;
led by Matt Boyle; 443-5141 x17.
OPEN HOUSE, 4-7 p.m., Southern
New Hampshire University Center
for Continuing Education, 10 Tibbetts Drive, Cook’s Corner,
Brunswick; winter courses set; 725-
6486 or Brunswick@snhu.edu.

TALKS-WORKSHOPS

PIONEERING AVIATION IN FRANCE,
by historian Peter Blakewell; part of
Midcoast Senior College Winter Wisdom Series, 12:15-1:45 p.m., Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant
St., Brunswick; free.

Thu/5

BLOOD DRIVE

AMERICAN RED CROSS DONOR
CENTER, noon-7 p.m., 524 Forest
Ave., Portland; www.RedCross-
Blood.org or 1-800-RED-CROSS.

MISCELLANEOUS

GUIDED BEAVER PARK MORNING
WALKS, 7-8 a.m., Lisbon; 353-
9075 or lisbonme.org.
THURSDAY HIKERS: Wolfe’s Neck
Farm, Freeport; meet 8:45 a.m. at
Mid-Coast Presbyterian Church, 84
Main St., Topsham; snowshoe or
cross-country ski, or hike; bring
water and snack; 319-7355.
LAUGHING CLUB for everyone,
10:30 a.m., Spectrum Generations,
12 Main St., Topsham; $2; 729-
0475.
TIME FOR TWOS, 10:30-11 a.m.,
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer St.,
Bath; short stories, songs and puppets; free; 443-5141 x17 or
www.patten.lib.me.us.
TAI CHI EASY, with Diane Doiron,
11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m., People Plus
Center, 35 Union St., Brunswick;
$20 three sessions, $14 members;
sign up 729-0757.
HOME SCHOOL TIME, 1-2 p.m., Patten Free Library, 33 Summer St.,
Bath; free; 443-5141 x17 or
www.patten.lib.me.us.
OPEN HOUSE, 4-7 p.m., Southern
New Hampshire University Center
for Continuing Education, 10 Tibbetts Drive, Cook’s Corner,
Brunswick; winter courses set; 725-
6486 or Brunswick@snhu.edu.

PERFORMANCES

NOONDAY CONCERTS, featuring Chiharu Naruse on piano and Robert
Dan on viola, 12:15 p.m., First
Parish Unitarian Universalist
Church, 425 Congress St., Portland; free; Portland Conservatory of

Music 775-3356.
OPEN MIC NIGHT, 8 p.m.-midnight,
Railroad Diner, Route 196, Lisbon;
hosted by Charlie Wing and the
band Tripolar;
cwing9877@gmail.com.

PUBLIC MEALS

REGION 10 CAFÉ, run by students,
noon-1 p.m., Region 10 Technical
High School, 68 Church Road,
Brunswick; 3-course meal $7.50;
reservations encouraged 729-6622.

Fri/6

MISCELLANEOUS

HOMESCHOOLER NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC BEE, 10 a.m., Midcoast
Maine Homeschool Center, Grace
Episcopal Church, 1100 Washington St., Bath; register in advance
kenhww@meadowdance.org; Susan
Hyde 837-9508; www.NationalGeographic.com/geobee.
PRESCHOOL STORYTIME, 10:30-
11:15 a.m., Patten Free Library, 33
Summer St., Bath; stories, songs,
puppets and crafts for 3- to 5-yerolds; free; 443-5141 x17 or
www.patten.lib.me.us.
CHESS CLUB, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Patten Free Library, 33 Summer St.,
Bath; ages 7-11; led by Nathaniel
Rines; free; 443-5141 x17 or
www.patten.lib.me.us.
OPEN HOUSE, 4-7 p.m., H&R Block,
11 Winnewr Circle, Topsham, and
275 Bath Road, Brunswick; refreshments, free 1040EZ; 373-1332 or
721-0925.
ARTISTS RECEPTION for 10th annual MECA Painters 10 Years Later
exhibit, 5-8 p.m., June Fitzpatrick
Gallery at MECA, 522 Congress St.,
Portland; 699-5083.

PERFORMANCES

AUDITIONS FOR PERFORMANCE
TROUPES, 3:30-5 p.m., Children’s

Museum and Theatre of Maine, 142
Free St., Portland; seeks actors age
11-17 for Kids on the Block puppeteer troupe or Youth Voices On
Stage anti-bulleying performance
troupe; audition includes improvisation; 828-1234 x247 or www.Kite-
Tails.org.
ALEXIS P. SUTER BAND, 8 p.m.,
One Longfellow Square, Portland;
$15 advance, $18 at door; 761-
1757 or
www.onelongfellowsquare.com.
Artist website:
www.alexispsuter.com.

Sat/7

BLOOD DRIVE

AMERICAN RED CROSS DONOR
CENTER, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., 524 Forest
Ave., Portland; www.RedCross-
Blood.org or 1-800-RED-CROSS.

MISCELLANEOUS

OPEN HOUSE, 1 p.m., Downeast
School of Massage, 99 Moose
Meadow Lane, Waldoboro; 832-
5531 or www.DowneastSchoolOf-
Massage.net.
CONTRADANCE, featuring Playgroup
with Maggie Robinson calling, 8
p.m., Falmouth Congregational
Church Hall, 267 Falmouth Road;
bring nonstreet shoes to dance;
7:15 p.m., dance instruction-review;
dessert potluck at 9:45 p.m.; $10,
$7 students, $5 ages 5-12, under 5
free; 582-6378 or 756-2201.

PERFORMANCES

AUDITIONS FOR WILEY AND THE
HAIRY MAN, 3:30-5 p.m., Children’s Museum and Theatre of
Maine, 142 Free St., Portland;
seeks actors age 8-17 for chorus;
audition includes improvisation and
movement; 828-1234 x247 or
www.KiteTails.org.
3RD ANNUAL TWELFTH NIGHT REVELS,

7 p.m., Minnie Brown Center,
906 Washington St., Bath; hosted
by Merrymeeting Singers and Moving Spirit Dancers; $10 advanced,
$12 at door, under 12 free; 729-
8515 or 729-8717.
WRY CLIMATE’S “Bridge Ice”
release concert, with The Milkman’s
Union, 7:30 p.m., Frontier Cafe,
Fort Andross, 14 Maine St.,
Brunswick; $8 advance, $10 at
door; 725-5222 or www.explorefrontier.com. Artist websites: WryClimate. tumblr.com and TheMilkmansUnion.com.
AN EPIPHANY CELEBRATION, by the
Choral Arts Society, 7:30 p.m.,
Williston-Immanuel Baptist Church,
156 High St., Portland; 828-0043
or www.ChoralArt.org.
MISS TESS AND THE BON TON
PARADE with Dos Eckies, 8 p.m.,
One Longfellow Square, Portland;
$12 advance, $15 at door; 761-
1757 or
www.onelongfellowsquare.com.
Artist Website: www.misstessmusic.com.

PUBLIC MEALS

TURKEY DINNER with all the fixings,
4:30-6 p.m., Evergreen Senior Center, 1 Columbus Drive, Brunswick;
$8, $3 under 10; (weather permitting); 729-5038 or 729-8475.

TALKS-WORKSHOPS

COLLEGE GOAL MAINE, free assistance with Free Application for Federal Student Aid form, sponsored by
Finance Authority of Maine, 6 p.m.,
Freeport High School, 30 Holbrook
St.; FAME 1-800-228-3734 or
www.CollegeGoalSundayMaine.com.

Sun/8

PERFORMANCES

BATH ANTIQUES SHOW, 10 a.m.-2
p.m., Bath Middle School;, 6 Old
Brunswick Road; 50 dealers; $4,
$3.50 with this announcement; PT
Promotions 443-8983 or
polly@bathantiquesshows.com.
PEJEPSCOT GENEALOGY SOCIETY
meeting, 2 p.m., Curtis Memorial
Library, 23 Pleasant St., Brunswick;
bring treasured item and story to
share; Brian 729-4098 or 833-
7371.

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