• HOT TICKET

Prepare for spring with Garden Day

GET READY for spring during Maine Garden Day, where more than 30 workshops dig into topics ranging from gardening on a budget to preserving the harvest.

WHEN: 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday

WHERE: Lewiston High School, 156 East Ave.

HOW MUCH: $50

INFO: umaine.edu/gardening/maine-garden-day

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Dancer to give Brown Bag Lecture

THE ARTS can change lives. Classical dancer Jacques d’Amboise says they changed his. A former principal dancer with the New York City Ballet, d’Amboise writes about his life in dance in his memoir “I Was a Dancer.” Hear him speak about his life and his book as part of the Brown Bag Lecture Series.

WHEN: 1 p.m. Tuesday

WHERE: Portland Public Library, Monument Square

HOW MUCH: Free; bring lunch

INFO: portlandlibrary.com