June 14, 2013 RSS feed / Ticket

Theater at Monmouth switching things up

Family Show opens earlier for longer run in ‘Season for Lovers’

MONMOUTH A Season for Lovers, Theater at Monmouth’s 44th season, runs July 5 through Aug. 18. More...

Singing, fighting and heartache as ‘Dreamgirls’ opens MSMT season

Each year at Maine State Music Theatre, there is always at least one show about life on stage, giving the audience an inside look at the magic — and hard work — it takes to put on a show.  More...

Former journalist, ‘Biography’ host to read

FREEPORT — Jack Perkins, former NBC journalist and “Biography” host, will read from his new book, “Finding Moosewood, Finding God: What Happened When a TV Newsman Abandoned His Career for Life on an Island,” at Freeport More...

ArtWalk includes Per Kirkeby and gelato

BRUNSWICK — For Brunswick’s Second Friday ArtWalk tonight, the Bowdoin College Museum of Art will stay open until 8 p.m. More...

Contradancing at the ‘top of the hill’

BOWDOINHAM — The Bowdoinham Dance Series presents Whiffletree, with Dugan Murphy calling, on Saturday, June 15, at Bowdoinham Town Hall.  All dances will be taught and no partner is necessary. More...

Christened bandstand has busy concert series planned

HARPSWELL — The dedication program for the bandstand at Mitchell Field will be held on Father’s Day, June 16, at 2 p.m.  A feature of the festivities will be a concert by the newly organized Harpswell Concert Band, whose sole mission More...

Ka-POW! reception set for ArtWalk

BRUNSWICK — How does an artist orient himself in an increasingly media-saturated world? What new visual conversations can be created by sifting through and rearranging the everyday artifacts of popular culture?  More...

Neighborhood association sets summer movie schedule

BRUNSWICK — The second annual Movies in the Park — a series of free film screenings taking place in Brunswick’s Nathaniel Davis Park in June, July and August — has been announced by the NorthWest Brunswick Neighborhood Associa More...

PFL adult summer reading club returns

BATH — In response to patron requests, Patten Free Library has resurrected its adult summer reading club.  More...

Red, White and Blue Summer Fun Fest set

BOWDOINHAM — The 6th annual Red, White and Blue Summer Fun Festival will be held on Saturday, June 22, at Mailly Waterfront Park to benefit the Mid Coast Chapter of the American Red Cross.  The fun-filled evening beginning at 6:30 p.m. More...

Civil War talk looks at Lincoln, photographer

BRUNSWICK — Pejepscot Historical Society will present Richard Lowry of College of William and Mary, speaking on Civil War photographer Alexander Gardner.  His talk, “Mr. Lincoln, Mr. More...

Celebration of arts and community slated

BRUNSWICK — Brunswick Portland Shambhala Meditation Center, located at 19 Mason St. will present a Shambhala Art Festival, from 1 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, June 22.  More...

Channels of Blessings sing of hope, faith

TOPSHAM — Orion Performing Arts Center will present Channels of Blessings, a contemporary/pop gospel group, on Saturday, June 22, at 7 p.m.  The band is playing a concert of lively and spiritual music with a message to raise funds for the More...

Bob Band is back at Buck’s

FREEPORT — The Bob Band will return to Buck’s Naked BBQ’s “Juke Joint” Saturday, June 15.  The Bob Band is comprised of four veteran musicians — Dennis Bailey, vocals, guitar, harmonica; Roy Fox, guitar, lap s More...

Theater of Awesome to host magic’s only 2-time Gold Medal Champion

FREEPORT — The Freeport Theater of Awesome will feature highly awarded magician George Saterial tonight at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, June 15, at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.  More...

Eric Glass offering three Plein Air workshops

BATH — The Centre St. Arts Gallery, LLC, is offering three Plein Air (on location) painting workshops with artist Eric Glass in southern Mid-coast Maine on Sunday, June 16, Saturday, July 20, and Saturday, Aug. More...

Blistered Fingers Bluegrass Festival begins on June 20

LITCHFIELD — Some of the greatest Bluegrass music can be heard at one of the largest family musical events in New England.  Blistered Fingers Bluegrass Festival has something for all ages and has occurred every June and August since 1991. More...

‘Adaptive re-uses’ focus of 11th annual Bath House and Garden tour

BATH   On Saturday, June 15, Sagadahoc Preservation Inc. will present its 11th annual House and Garden Tour in Bath.  This year’s tour, which runs from 10 a.m. More...

The end of the world, turning on a comic axis

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10 years and thriving at the Opera House

WELL WORTH THE DRIVE …

BOOTHBAY HARBOR  S ummer makes many things possible in the Mid-coast that year-rounders might think twice about when the roads are icy and the weather moody and unpredictable.  More...