2012-10-10 / Et Cetera

CALENDAR

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Wed/10
MISCELLANEOUS
TOPSHAM GARDEN CLUB, noon, Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside
Road; special presentation on carniverous plants; free; 729-1295.
SCIENCE TRUNK SERIES: “Creativity,” 4-5 p.m., Patten Free Library, 33
Summer St., Bath; free; 443-5141,
ext. 17.
WHATLEY FARM HARVEST HOE
DOWN, 5-9 p.m., 330 Cathance
Road, Topsham; $5 donation.
AWARENESS THROUGH MOVEMENT,
5:30-6:30 p.m., Movement Matters
Physical Therapy, 5 Cumberland St.,
Brunswick; 373-9043 or movementmatters09@gmail.com.
EAGER BEAVER KNITTERS, 6-8:30
p.m., Beaver Park Lone Pine Lodge,
37 Cotton Road, Lisbon; bring own
materials; Verla Brooks 353-9075 or
vbrooks@lisbonme.org.
MIDWIFERY OPEN HOUSE, 6-8 p.m.,
Mid Coast Hospital, 123 Medical
Center Dr., Brunswick; tour Women’s
Health Care & Maternity Care Centers, birthing rooms and meet the
Certified Nurse Midwives; 721-8700
or
szimmerman@midcoasthealth.com.
HARPSWELL BUSINESS ASSOCIATION MEETING, 6:30 p.m., Harpswell
Town Offices, 263 Mountain Road;
District 64 candidate Jermemy Saxton to speak; 833-6004.
MEET THE DISTRICT CANDIDATES,
6:30 p.m., Enterprise Grange #48,
15 Alexander Reed Road, Richmond;
Seth Goodall, Jeffrey Pierce, Seth
Berry, Corey Nelson-Troup; 737-
2611.
TALKS-WORKSHOPS
FALL SCIENCE READ SERIES: “Silent
Spring,” by Rachel Carson, noon-1
p.m., Curtis Memorial Library, 23
Pleasant St., Brunswick; Professor
Gail Carlson from Colby College to
give an overview of “Silent Spring,”
by Rachel Carson in celebration of
the 50th anniversary of the publication of the book; free; 725-5242, ext.
214.
ONE TABLE PANEL DISCUSSION,
5:30-7 p.m., Oxford Networks, 14
Resilient Circle, Brunswick Landing;

focus on Maine’s Innovation Economy; free.
COLLEGE PREP: “Financial Aid,” 6:30-
8:00 p.m., Patten Free Library, 33
Summer St., Bath; free; 443-5141,
ext. 25.
FOMB SPEAKER SERIES: “Falconry:
Sport of Kings,” 7 p.m., Downstairs
Conference Room, Bath City Hall, 55
Front St.; sponsored by Friends of
Merrymeeting Bay; free; 371-8099 or
jeffderosa@fomb.org.
Thu/11
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.
GUIDED BIRD WALK, 7 a.m., Gilsland
Farm Audubon Center, 20 Gilsland
Farm Road, Falmouth; meet at environmetal center; $8, $5 members;
bring binoculars and field guides;
781-2330 or
programs@maineaudubon.org.
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.
CURRENT EVENTS FORUM, noon,
Morrell Meeting Room, Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St.,
Brunswick; free; 725-5242.
FARMLIFE HOOPLA: “Good Golly
Gourds,” 3:30-4:30 p.m., Patten Free
Library, 33 Summer St., Bath; agricultural themed stories, speakers and
activities for children ages 6-11; free;
443-5141 x17 or
www.patten.lib.me.us.
CREATIVE MOVEMENT EDUCATION,
4-5 p.m., Bath Dance Works, 72
Front St., Bath; student-centered and
engaging movement acticities for children; $15 per class or $60 for five
classes; njeden@gmail.com.
HARVEST RECEPTION, 4-6 p.m.,
SMCC Midcoast Campus, Brunswick
Landing; welcoming UMaine College
of Engineering’s Maine Advanced

Technology and Engineering Center to
Mid-coast, wine and hors d’oeuvres;
RSVP; sbillings@comcast.net.
LINE DANCING, beginners 6 p.m.,
intermediate/advanced 7:15 p.m.,
People Plus Center, 35 Union St.,
Brunswick; $20 per month; register
729-0757; questions Janice
McLaughlin 729-6945.
PERFORMANCES
DREAMLAND THEATER: “Hugo,” 7
p.m., Winter Street Center, 880
Washington St., Bath; bring your own
supper, refreshments available for
purchase; $5; dreamland@sagadahocpresservation.org.
PUBLIC MEALS
REGION TEN CAFE, noon-1 p.m,
Region Ten Technical High School, 68
Church Road, Brunswick; serving a
three-course meal; $7.50, reservations encouraged; 729-6622.
TALKS-WORKSHOPS
SYMPOSIUM: “Caribbean Interorality
in the New Millennium,” 9:30 a.m.-4
p.m., Torrey Barn, Cram Alumni
House, Bowdoin College; state of oral
and written storytelling in Caribbean
culture; free; 725-3357.
BOOK SIGNING: “Battling Bipolar Disorder: A Memoir,” by Christina Solak-
Goodwin, noon-1 p.m., Mid Coast
Hospital Cafe, Conference Room C,
123 Medical Center Dr., Brunswick;
in observance of Mental Illness
Awareness Week, aauthor will read
from and sign copies of her book;
free; 373-6056.
LECTURE: “The Assumptions Economists Make,” by Jonathan Schlefer, 4
p.m., Nixon Lounge, Hawthorn
Longfellow Library, Bowdoin College;
book discussion; free; 725-3340.
LECTURE: “Day and the Photo-Pictorial Fraternity,” by Trevor Fairbrother,
independent curator, 4:30 p.m., Kresge Auditorium, Visual Arts Center,
Bowdoin College; free; 725-3276.
LECTURE: “Afro-Indian Interorality and
Caribbean Philosophy,” by Henry
Paget, symposium keynote speaker
and professor of sociology and
African studies, Brown University, 5-6
p.m., Daggett Lounge, Thorne Hall,
Bowdoin College; free; 725-3357.
LECTURE: “Beauty and the Eye of the
Beholder,” by Sara Lipton, associate

professor of history, SUNY-Stonybrook, 6 p.m., Beam Classroom,
Visual Arts Center, Bowdoin College;
free; 798-7080.
JOSHUA L. CHAMBERLAIN CIVIL
WAR ROUND TABLE LECTURE, 7
p.m., Morrell Meeting Room, Curtis
Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St.,
Brunswick; speaker is Stephen Sanfilippo on “Nailed to the Mast: historic
Songs of Union and Confederate
Navies;” free.
BOOK LECTURE: “The Crazed,” by
Belinda Kong, associate professor of
Asian studies and English, 7 p.m.,
Torrey Barn, Cram Alumni House,
Bowdoin College; free; 725-3253.
PRESENTATION: Janet Judge, 7 p.m.,
Thornton Oaks Retirement Community, 25 Thornton Way, Brunswick; free;
729-6385.
LECTURE: “Ridiculous Modernism,”
by Marilyn Reizbaum, professor of
English, 7:30 p.m., Kresge Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, Bowdoin College; free; 725-3928.
Fri/12
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
PRESCHOOL STORYTIME, 10:30-
11:15 a.m., Patten Free Library, 33
Summer St., Bath; stories, songs,
puppets and crafts for 3- to 5-yearolds; free; 443-5141 x17 or www.patten. lib.me.us.
SHOE SALE, 3-8 p.m., Maine State
Music Theatre Costume Rentals, 14
Maine St., Suite 216, Brunswick; $5-
$10 per pair of shoes used in MSMT
productions; 208-8950 or www.msmtcostumes.org.
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.
SECOND FRIDAY ART WALK, 5-8
p.m., downtown Brunswick; more
than 55 artists and 11 galleries;
sponsored by Five Rivers Arts
Alliance; brochure and map,

www.5raa.org or 798-6964.
ARTIST RECEPTION: “Paintings of Jon
Allan Marshall,” 5-7:30 p.m., Bayview
Gallery, 58 Maine St., Brunswick;
729-5500 or
art@bayviewgallery.com.
ARTIST RECEPTION: “Reflections on
Reflections,” 5-8 p.m., Gallery Framing, 12 Pleasant St., Brunswick; photographic works by Judith Long; 729-
9108.
SCHOOLHOUSE STOMP CONTRADANCE, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Juniper
Hill School, 180 Golden Road, Alna;
to be held outside under a tent, bring
a picnic dinner, bake sale and other
activities. Music by Derek DeGeer
and The Hootenany Band; $10 per
family; 586-5711.
FOLK DANCE BRUNSWICK, 6:30-
7:15 p.m. dances taught, 7:30-9
p.m. mixed level dance, People Plus
Center, 35 Union St.; international
dances; $8, $5 seniors and students; 729-0757.
RED CLOAK HAUNTED HISTORY
TOUR, 7 p.m., Bath; 90 minute
lantern lit walking tour and spooky
stories; $12, $7 children under 12,
under 5 free; reservations required;
380-3806 or www.redcloakhauntedhistorytours.com.
PERFORMANCES
CONCERT: Pianist Emma Tahmizian, 4
p.m., Kanbar Auditorium, Studzinski
Recital Hall, Bowdoin College; will
perform works by Chopin, Ravel,
Brahms and Dvorak; free; 798-4141.
“THE BULLY PLAYS,” 7:30 p.m., The
Theater Project, 14 School St.,
Brunswick; collection of short plays
that challenge, inspire and enlighten;
Pay-what-you-want; 729-8584 or
www.theaterproject.com.
PUBLIC MEALS
FIRESIDE LUNCHEON, noon, Spectrum Generations, 12 Main St., Topsham; $6 younger than 60, $4 age
60 and older; reservations 729-
0475.
TALKS-WORKSHOPS
SYMPOSIUM: “Caribbean Interorality
in the New Millennium,” 9:30 a.m.-
1:30 p.m., Torrey Barn, Cram Alumni
House, Bowdoin College; state of oral
and written storytelling in Caribbean
culture; free; 725-3357.

Sat/13
MISCELLANEOUS
BABYSITTING & HOME ALONE SAFETY COURSE, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Mid
Coast Hospital, Suite 3208, 121
Medical Center Dr., Brunswick; for
kids 11 and older covering safety,
AHA first aid training, fire safety tips,
choking prevention, safe discipline,
household safety and when and how
to call 9-1-1; Registration required;
373-6585.
HARVEST BAKE SALE AND OPEN
HOUSE, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Growstown
School, 195 Woodside Road,
Brunswick; sponsored by Association
of American Women; 729-6385.
ART CAR CAMPOUT, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.,
L.L. Bean, Discovery Park, 95 Main
St., Freeport; free cookout, outdoor
activities, camping demo, photo ops
with L.L. Bean Bootmobile, Oscar
Mayer Weinermobile, Just born Peepster car and Lindt Chocolate Gold
Bunny car; free.
MAINE ALLCARE CHAPTER MEETING, 10 a.m., Curtis Memorial
Library, 23 Pleasant St., Brunswick;
promotes affordable health care in
Maine; Karen 263-4815 or
karen.johnson@umit.maine.edu.
PAINTING DEMONSTRATION, by Jon
Allan Marshall, 10:30 a.m.-12:30
p.m., Bayview Gallery, 58 Maine St.,
Brunswick; free; 729-5500 or
art@bayviewgallery.com.
SWINE & STEIN, 11:30-6:30 p.m.,
Water Street, Gardiner; live music,
local pork products, beer tastings,
kids’ activities; $10 in advance, $15
day of event; 582-3100 or www.gardinermainstreet.org.
STEAMER DIG, 2 p.m., Wolfe’s Neck
Woods State Park, Freeport; life and
times of soft-shelled clams plus digyour own, weather permitting; free
with park admission; 865-4465.
OUTDOOR WORSHIP SERVICE, 4
p.m., Linwood E. Temple Waterfront
Park, Bath; sponsored by Bath United
Methodist Church.
PERFORMANCES
SACRED CONCERT: Dave and Marlene Colburn, pianist and violinist,
6:30 p.m., Brunswick Seventh-day
Adventist Church, 333 Maine St.
“THE BULLY PLAYS,” 7:30 p.m., The
Theater Project, 14 School St.,
Brunswick; collection of short plays
that challenge, inspire and enlighten;
Pay-what-you-want; 729-8584 or
www.theaterproject.com.
CONCERT: Lynn Deeves, Kate
Schrock and Trina Hamlin, 7:30 p.m.,
Frontier Cafe theater, 14 Maine St,
Mill 3, Brunswick; $12 in advance,
$15 day of show; 725-5222.

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