2012-01-06 / Et Cetera

CALENDAR

Fri/6
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.
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.RedCrossBlood.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.DowneastSchoolOfMassage.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.

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.
PUBLIC MEALS
BREAKFAST BUFFET, featuring homemade doughnuts, 7-10 a.m., Phippsburg Sportsman’s Association, 272
Main Road; $7, free 12 and under;
386-1063.
Mon/9
MISCELLANEOUS
GAME DAY, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Spectrum Generations, 12 Main St., Topsham; free; 729-0475.
FREE BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC,
sponsored by CHANS Home Health
Care, 11 a.m.-noon, Westrum House,
22 Union St., Topsham; 729-6782.
PILATES FOR GROWNUPS, with Dennis Kimmage, noon-1 p.m., People
Plus Center, 35 Union St., Brunswick;
$58, $48 members, for 6 weeks;
729-0757; www.PeoplePlusMaine.org.
SKIDOMPHA FILM SERIES: Fargo,
6:30 p.m., Skidompha Library, 184
Main St., Damariscotta; 563-5513.
FREE TRIAL BELLY DANCING CLASS,
with Josephina Gasca, 6-7 p.m., People Plus Center, 35 Union St.,
Brunswick; $96 for 8 weeks; 729-
7323; www.PeoplePlusMaine.org.
TALKS-WORKSHOPS
BIRDS OF THE WORLD, by Jan Pierson, 12:30 p.m. lunch, speech 1:15
p.m., Thornton Oaks, Brunswick;
729-8033.
Tue/10
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.
SAGADAHOC LOCAL EMERGENCY
PLANNING COMMITTEE meeting,
5:30-8 p.m., Sea Dog Brew Pub, 1
Main St., Topsham; program: Tennie
Shardlow of Maine EMA to present
on disaster preparedness; non-LEPC
members welcome, must pay own
dinner; John Starbird 442-8353.
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
BRAZIL: EMERGING ECONOMIC AND
POLITICAL POWER, 7-9 a.m., Portland Country Club, 11 Foreside Road,
Falmouth; sponsored by World Affairs
Council of Maine and Maine International Trade Center; $25 for members, $35 nonmembers; register
221-4386 or www.wacmaine.org.
CHRISTIAN LEADERS IN MAINE BUSINESS, 7:15-9 a.m., Italian Heritage
Center, 40 Westland Ave., Portland;
program: The Five Brothers Leadership Academy, by Cheryl Poulopoulos;
829-6448 or 712-0065.
LEARN ITALIAN, 10-11:30 a.m., Highlands Maine Lodge, Topsham; sponsored by Spectrum Generations; $38
for six weeks; 729-0475.
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. 12; sign up 729-0757.
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.
BEST NATURE SITES: MID-COAST
MAINE, by Kyrill Schabert and Tony
Oppersdorff, 6:30 p.m., Sheepscot
Valley Conservation Association, 624
Sheepscot Road, Newcastle; $5;
586-5616 or www.Sheepscot.org.
Wed/11
BLOOD DRIVE
DUNKIN’ DONUTS, noon-5 p.m., 583
Lisbon St., Lisbon ; www.RedCross-
Blood.org or 1-800-RED-CROSS.
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.
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.
HOME ENERGY CLINIC, sponsored by
Midcoast Green Collaborative, 5:30-
7:30 p.m., Patten Free Library, 33
Summer St., Bath; free; 563-5487 or
www.MidcoastGreenCollaborative.org.
FRIENDS OF MERRYMEETING BAY
annual meeting and potluck, 6 p.m.,
Cram Alumni House, Bowdoin College, Brunswick; program: “Notes on
a Lost Flute,” by linguist Kerry Hardy;
free; Ed Friedman 666-3372,
edfomb@comcast.net or www.FriendsOfMerrymeetingBay. org.
RELAY FOR LIFE BRUNSWICK KICKOFF CELEBRATION, 6-7 p.m.,
Knights of Columbus, 2 Columbus
Drive, Brunswick; RSVP brunswickrelay@gmail.com; 373-3703 or Relay-
ForLife.org/brunswickme.
PERFORMANCES
MAINE SONGWRITERS ASSOCIATION

SHOWCASE: Bass Box 7 p.m., One
Longfellow Square, Portland; $10 at
door; 761-1757 or www.onelongfellowsquare.com.
PUBLIC MEALS
BREAKFAST CAFE, noon-1 p.m., Bath
Regional Career and Technical Center, 800 High St.; 3-course meal and
beverage, $7; operated by culinary
arts students; reservations 443-
8257 or CulinaryCafe@RSU1.org.
TALKS-WORKSHOPS
MUSICAL SPELLING AND COUNTING,
by Elliott Schwartz, part of Midcoast
Senior College Winter Wisdom
Series, 12:15-1:45 p.m., Curtis
Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St.,
Brunswick; free.
GETTING READY FOR TAXES, by
Sharon Ross of Midcoast CA$H Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, 5:30 p.m., Curtis Memorial
Library, 23 Pleasant St., Brunswick;
refreshments; Ellen Hawkins 725-
5242 x216 or ehawkins@curtislibrary.com.
Thu/12
MISCELLANEOUS
THURSDAY HIKERS: Brunswick Commons to Pennelville; 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.
HOME SCHOOL TIME, 1-2 p.m., Patten Free Library, 33 Summer St.,
Bath; free; 443-5141 x17 or
www.patten.lib.me.us.
YOGA FOR MOBILITY, with Ann Kimmage, 3:30 p.m., People Plus Center, 35 Union St., Brunswick; $75 for
8 weeks, $64 for members; 729-
0757 or www.PeoplePlusMaine.org.
DREAMLAND THEATER: “Cinema Paradisio,” 6:30 p.m., Winter Street
Center, 880 Washington St., Bath;
$5, concessions $1, bring own picnic; short films and documentaries
prior to main feature; 522-1018 or
www.sagadahocpreservation.org.

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