August 11, 2017 RSS feed / Ticket

104 years of the Georgetown Working League Fair

After more than a century, GWL still brings women together

GEORGETOWN It may be nicknamed “the state’s shortest fair,” but the 104th annual Georgetown Working League Fair is expected to draw big crowds this weekend. More...

VOX NOVA CHAMBER CHOIR HOLDING AUDITIONS

VOX NOVA CHAMBER CHOIR is holding auditions for its 2017-18 concert season. Auditions are being held Aug. 17, 24 and 31 at 269 State Road, West Bath. More...

Festival celebrates successful 53rd season

COMMENTARY

BRUNSWICK The Bowdoin International Music Festival extends heartfelt gratitude its patrons and community partners for making the 2017 season an inspirational musical journey which has enriched the hearts and minds of thousands during the past six mus More...

Portland Stage, Maine State Music Theatre presents ‘The All Night Strut!’

PORTLAND   Maine State Music Theatre in Brunswick and Portland Stage in Portland are teaming up again, this time to present “The All Night Strut!,” a musical celebration of the 1930s and ’40s.  More...

Chocolate Church hosts square dance to celebrate ‘Oklahoma!’

BATH   On Friday, Aug. 18, the front of the Chocolate Church Arts Center Annex at 804 Washington St. will become an open air square dance.  More...

MSMT and Curtis Memorial Library host last panel discussion of the season

BRUNSWICK — Maine State Music Theatre will hold a panel discussion — “Peek Behind the Curtain – Newsies” — on Wednesday, Aug. 16, from noon to 1 p.m. More...

MSMT presents The Taffets ON Aug. 14

BRUNSWICK — Maine State Music Theatre presents The Taffetas for one day only on Monday, Aug. 14 with shows at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. More...

Art show and raffle at Twice-Told Tales

BRUNSWICK — As part of the Aug. 11 Second Friday ArtWalk, Twice-Told Tales, the used bookstore in support of Curtis Memorial Library, is sponsoring a one-day Residency by Brunswick artist Maria Castellano-Usery. More...

Watermelon Festival coming to Freeport

FREEPORT — The Camp Sunshine Watermelon Festival will take place Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Freeport. More than 2,000 watermelons will be at LL.Bean's flagship campus. More...

Railway museum hosts annual picnic

ALNA — On Saturday and Sunday, The Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington Railway Museum will be holding its Annual Picnic. More...

‘One Big Home Screening’ at Topsham library

TOPSHAM — On Thursday, Aug. 17 at 6 p.m. at the Topsham Public Library, join Alan Plummer of Tiny Soul-ar Eco Village for a special screening of “One Big Home: Man vs. More...

Exhibiting artist space is full for Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival

BRUNSWICK The 11th Annual Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival will be held Saturday, Aug. 19 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in downtown Brunswick. More...

19th Century toys on exhibit at Pownalborough Court House

DRESDEN   Maine’s only Pre-Revolutionary court house will showcase a new exhibit of children’s toys. More...

HOROSCOPES

Week of Sunday, Aug. 13

ARIES: MAR 21/APR 20  Aries, you see the wisdom in someone else’s idea and you are willing to go along for the ride. Express your support and your utmost confidence in this person and his or her idea.   TAURUS: APR 21/MAY 21  More...

Meet me at the farmers’ market

Where Midcoasters go for locally grown food

BRUNSWICK Visiting the local farmers’ market has become part of the shopping routine for many in the Midcoast looking for locally grown, fresh produce. More...

BIMF season finale Friday

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Impressionism exhibit in Wiscasset

WISCASSET “Impressionism in France, Italy and America” will open at the Wiscasset Bay Gallery on Aug. 8 with a reception from 5-7 p.m. More...

Local shop requests grandmother stories

PHIPPSBURG In celebration of grandmothers, Anna B.’s Barn Shop is holding a contest to find the most unique Grandmother story. More...

HOROSCOPES

WEEK OF SUN, AUG. 6

ARIES Mar. 21 - Apr. 20   Aries, help out around the house or the office this week and the effort will benefit both you and the people with whom you interact. Reinforce close relationships.  TAURUS Apr. 21 - May 21   More...

MSMT presents ‘Newsies’

BRUNSWICK   Maine State Music Theatre closes out its 2017 season with “Newsies,” featuring a score by eight-time Academy Award winner Alan Menken, from Aug. 9- 26.  More...