2012-01-13 / Et Cetera

CALENDAR

Fri/13
BLOOD DRIVE
AMERICAN RED CROSS DONOR CENTER, 7 a.m.-2 p.m., 524 Forest Ave.,
Portland; www.RedCrossBlood.org or
1-800-RED-CROSS.
MISCELLANEOUS
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.
PERFORMANCES
PERPETUAL e-MOTION, Celtic, bluegrass, jazz and electronic influences,
7:30 p.m., Phippsburg Congregational Church, 10 Church Lane; $10, $6
students and children, under 8 free;
refreshments; 389-1770.
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, 8
p.m., The Portland Players, 420 Cottage Road, South Portland; $20, $18
seniors, $15 students; 799-7337 or
www.Por tlandPlayers.org.
GARNET ROGERS, 8 p.m., One
Longfellow Square, Portland; $12
advance, $15 at door; 761-1757 or
www.onelongfellowsquare.com. Artist
Website:
www.www.garnetrogers.com.
PUBLIC MEALS
HADDOCK CHOWDER LUNCHEON,
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., South Freeport
Church community hall, 98 South
Freeport Road; chowder, soleslaw,
corn muffins, cake; $8 (includes seconds), $6 takeouts; 865-4012.
Sat/14
MISCELLANEOUS
MERRYMEETING AUDUBON BIRDING
TRIP: South coastal birding from
Ogunquit to Biddeford Pool, meets at
Bath CVS 7 a.m. to carpool, or
Brunswick Hannaford at 7:20 a.m.;
sponsored by Merrymeeting
Audubon; bring water and lunch or
snack; free;
www.MaineAudubon.com/merr ymeeting or Maurice Dauphin 389-2585.
TRAINING FOR CA$H VOLUNTEERS
and greeters, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.,
Bowdoin College, Brunswick; RSVP
373-1140 x206.













































SCREENING OF “MOTHER NATURE’S
CHILD,” 3-5 p.m., Chewonki Center
for Environmental Education, 485
Chewonki Neck Road, Wiscasset;
free; www.Chewonki.org.
PERFORMANCES
TAP, TAP, JAZZ, 4 and 7 p.m., Maine
State Ballet, 348 Route 1, Falmouth;
$15; 781-3587 or www.MaineState-
Ballet.org.
AUGUSTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA,
7:30 p.m., Cumston Hall, Main St.,
Monmouth; works by Sullvina, Rossini and Webber, Bach, Mozart and
Enescu; $15 advance, $20 at door,
$5 students; 242-1574.
MIDCOAST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
CONCERT SERIES II, 7:30 p.m.,
Franco-American Heritage Center,
Lewiston; performing Shostakovich,
Mahler, Dvorak and Dukas; $17, 18
and younger free; 846-5378 or
www.MidcoastSymphony.org.
CONNER GARVEY CONCERT, with
Builder of House and Lauryn Hottinger, 8 p.m., Frontier Cafe, Fort
Andross, 14 Maine St., Brunswick;
$10 advance, $12 at door; 725-
5222 or www.explorefrontier.com.
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, 8
p.m., The Portland Players, 420 Cottage Road, South Portland; $20, $18
seniors, $15 students; 799-7337 or
www.PortlandPlayers.org.
THE GEORGE COLE QUINTET, 8 p.m.,
One Longfellow Square, Portland;
$15 advance, $18 at door; 761-
1757 or
www.onelongfellowsquare.com. Artist
Website: www.georgecole.net.
PUBLIC MEALS
BEAN AND CASSEROLE SUPPER,
4:30-6 p.m., Dresden-Richmond United Methodist Church, 121 Pleasant
St., Richmond; $7, $4 ages 5-12, 5
and under free, $20 family max; 737-
4735.
BOILED DINNER, 4:45-6 p.m., Holy
Trinity Parish, 67 Frost Hill Ave., Lisbon; $7, $4 under 12, under 4 free,
$18 family; 353-5636.












































PUBLIC SUPPER, 5 and 6 p.m., First
Parish Church, 40 Main St.; 3 kinds
of beans, chop suey, coleslaw, mac
and cheese, hot dogs, deserts; $8,
$4 children; 865-6022.
BEAN AND CASSEROLE SUPPER, 5-
6:30 p.m., United Methodist Church,
320 Church Road, Brunswick; $8, $4
ages 6-12, free 5 and under; reservations 725-2185.
TALKS-WORKSHOPS
A DISCUSSION OF LARGE PUBLIC
WORKS PROJECT 1900-1950, by
George Barrett, 1:30 p.m., Boothbay
Railway Village, 586 Wiscasset Road;
free; 633-4727 or www.RailwayVillage.org.
Sun/15
MISCELLANEOUS
NATURE PROGRAM, 2 p.m., Wolfe’s
Neck Woods State Park, 426 Wolf
Neck Road, Freeport; meet by bench
at second parking lot; wheel-chair
accessible; park entry $1 ages 5-11,
$3 ages 12-64, free under 5 and
over 65; 865-4465.
PERFORMANCES
TIM SAMPLE, 2 p.m., Medomak Valley High School, 320 Manktown
Road, Waldoboro; benefits American
Legion Scholarship Fund; $12
advance, $15 at door; 449-7824 or
832-5188.
MIDCOAST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
CONCERT SERIES II, 2:30 p.m.,
Orion Performing Artts Center, Topsham; performing Shostakovich,
Mahler, Dvorak and Dukas; $17, 18
and younger free; 846-5378 or
www.MidcoastSymphony.org.
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM,
2:30 p.m., The Portland Players, 420
Cottage Road, South Portland; $20,
$18 seniors, $15 students; 799-
7337 or www.PortlandPlayers.org.
THE DRUM MAJOR INSTINCT: JUSTICE, PEACE AND RIGHTEOUSNESS,








































music and gospel concert, 6-8 p.m.,
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle St.,
Portland; $5; 253-5074 or www.PortlandMLK. net.
PUBLIC MEALS
BREAKFAST BUFFET, 7:30-10 a.m.,
Knights of Columbus Hall, 807 Middle St., Bath; features eggs to order,
bacon, sausage, ham, pancakes,
french toast, homefries, juice, biscuits, gravy, muffins; $6, $3 under
12, $15 family; 443-6015.
ALL-YOU-CAN EAT CHOCOLATE BUFFET to benefit Unitarian Universalist
Church rebuilding fund, 2-4 p.m.,
Wilbur’s of Maine, Freeport; $20;
includes factory tour, musical entertainment, door prizes, take-home
treat; Gretchen Kamilewicz 833-5125
or at Wilbur’s in Tontine Mall,
Brunswick.
TALKS-WORKSHOPS
RIDE TEH WIND: BIOLOGIST AND
PASTOR, by Henry Bird, 2 p.m.,
Cundy’s harbor Library, Harpswell;
free; refreshments; 729-3600 or jstwrite@jstwrite.com.
Mon/16
BLOOD DRIVE
AMERICAN RED CROSS DONOR CENTER, noon-7 p.m., 524 Forest Ave.,
Portland; www.RedCrossBlood.org or
1-800-RED-CROSS.
MISCELLANEOUS
GAME DAY, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Spectrum Generations, 12 Main St., Topsham; free; 729-0475.
CHILDREN’S CELEBRATION OF MARTIN LUTHER KING JR., 10:30 a.m.-
noon, Thorne Hall, Bowdoin College,
Brunswick; children’s books authors
Charlotte Agell and Rohan Henry
offer “illustrated storytelling,” music,
activities to remember Martin Luther
King Jr.; for ages 5 and older; free;
refreshments; 725-3280. (If


































inclement weather, call 725-3000
opt. 3).
8TH ANNUAL MARTIN LUTHER KING
JR. MEMORIAL DAY WALK, 4-6 p.m.,
begins at Bath City Hall; will walk
across Sagadahoc Bridge carrying
candles; short MLK Jr. video at City
Hall upon return; snacks and hot
drinks provided; organized by Morse
Student Community Liaison Committee. PUBLIC MEALS
MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY COMMUNITY PASTA SUPPER to support Mid
Coast Hunger Prevention Program; 5-
7 p.m., Pilgrim House, 9 Cleaveland
St., Brunswick; meat and vegetarian
options, salad, dessert; bring donation of non-perishable items or $5
adults, kids eat free; free childcare;
brief remarks by NAACP-Portland’s
Rachel Talbot Ross; Andy Cashman
751-3974 or
www.facebook.com/pages/Brunswic
k-Democratic-Town-Committee.
Tue/17
BLOOD DRIVE
AMERICAN RED CROSS DONOR CENTER, noon-7 p.m., 524 Forest Ave.,
Portland; www.RedCrossBlood.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.
TOPSHAM MERRY MEETERS senior
group monthly meeting, noon,
Westrum House; bring covered dish;
729-9658 or 725-2425.
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 COMMUNITY SQUARE DANCE
FREE WORKSHOP, 6 p.m., Coffin
Elementary School, Brunswick;
instruction and refreshments; 6-7
p.m. community/students level; 7-
8:30 p.m. students/mainstream
level; 8:30-9 p.m. plus level; Polly
Harris 373-1778.
PUBLIC MEALS
BREAKFAST CAFE, 9-10 a.m., Bath
Regional Career and Technical Center, 800 High St.; baked items and
eggs to order; operated by culinary
arts students; reservations 443-
8257 or CulinaryCafe@RSU1.org.
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. 19; sign up 729-
0757.
CHATS WITH CHAMPIONS: Graham
Shimmield, executive director of
Bigelow Laboratory, 10 a.m., Skidompha Library Porter Meeting Hall,
Damariscotta; 563-5513.
MATTHEW NORTON sharing about
being a guide in Alaska, 7 p.m., The
Woodfords Club, 179 Woodford St.,
Portland; sponsored by Sebago
Chapter of Trout Unlimited; free;
www.SebagoTU.org.










































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