Editor’s note: Please contact individual places of worship for information about Holy Week and Easter religious services.


Fourth Sunday Damariscotta Area Shape Note Singing, 2 to 5 p.m., meet in the undercroft at St. Andrews Church, 11 Glidden St., Newcastle. Singing is a free, participatory event and experience is not necessary. There is no supper but snacks to share during the break are welcome.

Community Hymn Sing, 3 to 4 p.m., Falmouth Congregational Church, 267 Falmouth Road, Falmouth. Refreshments follow. Call 781-3413 for more information.

Shore Road Concert Series, 7 to 8:30 p.m., free concert with Duncan Stuart, classical guitarist, and Rachel Steigers, soprano, performing works primarily from the 20th century, including pieces by Ravel, Giuliani and Britten. Held at Ogunquit Baptist Church, 157 Shore Road, Ogunquit.

Monday through Friday

“The Light Is On for You,” 6 to 7 p.m., at least one church in each Catholic parish in Maine will be open daily for confession, the Sacrament of Reconciliation, in preparation for Easter. For details, visit www.portlanddiocese.org/lightison.


“Encountering Christ at the Cross,” 6 p.m., with the Stations of the Cross followed by a Holy Hour with the Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. Singer Tori Harris, a rising star in the praise and worship genre of Catholic music, will perform. Held at St. Rose of Lima Parish in Jay.

Friday and Saturday

“When A Body Meets a Body,” program with lecture from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday and workshop from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Cheryl Fuller, Ph.D., a Jungian psychotherapist and writer, will lead the programs which deal with cultural issues, specifically weight and the pressure, especially on women, to meet an idealized appearance. Cost for the lecture is $20 for members and $25 for non-members, held at Searle Science Classroom, Bowdoin College, Brunswick. Workshop fee is $55 for members and $65 for non-members, held at the Jung Center, 183 Park Row, Brunswick. For more information, visit mainejungcenter.org or call 729-0300.


“The Glory of Suffering,” 9:30 a.m. to noon, free women’s seminar led by Kati King, held at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, Route 196, Lisbon. A free lunch is provided. RSVP at 353-8453. For details, visit StMatthewsLisbon.org.

Religion calendar items must be submitted before noon Monday to be considered for the next Saturday. Mail to: Religion Calendar, Portland Press Herald, P.O. Box 1460, Portland, ME 04104; or email to: [email protected]