Latin dance party helps Safe Passage

BREAK OUT your salsa shoes for photographer Richard Sandifer’s annual party in support of Safe Passage. View photographs, listen to the Jason Spooner Trio and mingle with the crowd until 9 p.m., then watch DJ Johnny Mambo transform the event into a Latin dance party that goes until midnight.

WHEN: 5:30 p.m. to midnight Friday

WHERE: RGS Studio & Gallery, 151 Newbury St., Portland

HOW MUCH: $10 donation to Safe Passage

INFO: www.rgsphoto.com/#/open-studio-2010


It’s a plot! Actually lots, on this tour

TAKE PART in the last regularly scheduled Eastern Cemetery tour of the season Sunday and learn about Portland’s oldest burial grounds, which serve as the final resting place for a range of interesting folks from a Civil War naval officer to Portland’s first bank robber.

WHEN: 1:15 p.m. Sunday

WHERE: Eastern Cemetery, corner of Congress and Mountfort streets, Portland

HOW MUCH: $7 adults; $4 students and seniors; free for children under 12

INFO: www.spiritsalive.org