August 12, 2012

Audience Calendar for Aug. 12

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Chris Newcomb, left, and Eric Worthley in “Upholding the Law,” part of “Maine Quartet” at Lucid Stage at 2 p.m. today.

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“Meeting House” by Barbara Ernst Prey is among her works in the exhibition, “Forty Years of Painting” at Blue Water Fine Arts in Port Clyde through Aug. 31.

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Editor's Note: To submit items for Calendar, send mail to GO at The Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, One City Center, Portland, ME 04101, or send email to or a fax to 791-6920.

Items should be submitted two weeks in advance. For information, call 791-6455.

"Counterpoint III," "Here from There" and "Intercept," paintings, sculptures, works on paper, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport. Through Sept. 22.

"Mirrors," paintings by Jesus Emmanuel Villarreal, Haynes Galleries, Thomaston. Through Aug. 28.

"Four Figurative Artists," Ryan Brown, Ellen Cooper, Renee Foulks and Lea Collie Wight, Haynes Galleries, Thomaston. Through Aug. 28.

"This Field," paintings by Megan Chase, Perimeter Gallery, Belfast. 338-0555. Through Sept. 23.

Mario Francesconi, Italian modernist paintings, Gold/Smith Gallery, Boothbay Harbor. Through Sept. 4.

"install 2," three Maine artists, selections of objects and furniture from the gallery, and photographs by Sally Mann from a private collection, Corey Daniels Gallery, Wells. Through Sept. 15.

"Beauty Everyday – The Floral Series," photographs by Annie Lemieux, Kennebunk Free Library. Through Aug. 31.

"Geometry Meets Nature," Frederick Lynch and James Linehan, Littlefield Gallery, Winter Harbor. Through Oct. 15.

"Deer Park Lodge," variety of images from a historic Maine camp, Schoolhouse Gallery, Kingfield. 939-6518. Through Aug. 30.

"Tuscany to Pompeii and Beyond," Condon and Georgeann Kuhl, paper pulp paintings, mixed media, Gallery at Widgeon Cove, Harpswell. Through Sept. 7.

Jean Kigel, Asian brush paintings and watercolors, River Arts Gallery II, Damariscotta. Through Aug. 22.

Art Openings

"Wonderful Water," multi-media show, York Art Association, York Harbor. Opening reception, 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Through Sept. 2.

"40 Years Celebrating Maine," Joellyn Duesberry oil paintings and monotypes, Gleason Fine Art, Portland. 699-5599. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Sept. 29.

Cushing Arts In The Barn, "Journeys" with Trish Weisbrot and Pat Ryan,, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Ed Botkin 8th Annual Show, realistic Maine scenes in oil, Ocean View Grange, St. George. 372-6369. 5 to 7 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Through Aug. 19.


Fundraiser for Aurora theater shooting victims, North Saco Congregational Christian Church, donations. 332-6174. Coffeehouse open mic and performances by Kelia Ingraham and Abbe Anderson, 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Golf Tournament for Northern York County Family YMCA, player entry fee covers green fees, golf cart rental, lunch and dinner, refreshments and a special gift bag, Dunegrass, Old Orchard Beach, $100. 283-0100. Thursday.

Golf Classic to benefit Leavitt's Mill Free Health Center, Dutch Elm Golf Club, Arundel. $110, $400 for teams. Prizes, awards, silent auction, barbecue. 282-9850. Rain date Aug. 23. Noon Thursday.

"Jazzing Up The Shipyard," Marcus Printup Jazz Quartet, cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, silent auction, Boothbay Region Land Trust fundraiser, Boothbay Harbor Shipyard, $125. 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Appraisals and Auction to Benefit Elijah Kellogg Church, Elijah Kellogg Church, Harpswell, $5 per item. 725-7715. Appraisals by Thomaston Place Auction Galleries, 3 to 6 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Blueberry Gala, loads of refreshments, live entertainment and a silent auction. West Gorham Union Church. 839-5946. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Helping the Homeless 5K Run/Walk, Project Blessing, register at, Shaw Gym, Gorham, $18 advance, $23 day of. 286-7042. 9:15 a.m. Saturday.

Paddle for Pine Tree Camp Challenge, Winslow Park, Freeport. Two kayak routes are established for all skill levels and abilities, 8 a.m. Saturday.

Books and Authors

Port Veritas Spoken Word Night, Local Sprouts Cooperative, Portland, donations welcome. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Max Alexander, author of "Bright Lights, No City," Longfellow Books, Portland. 7 p.m. Thursday.

David Morse and Steve Hrehovcik, author and illustrator of "Julie's Climb," Louis T. Graves Library, Kennebunkport. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Barbara Duke, author of "Growing Up in Brooklyn," Portland Public Library, Portland. Noon Friday.

John Ford Sr., author of "Suddenly the Cider Didn't Taste So Good: Adventures of a Game Warden in Maine," York's Book Store, Houlton. 532-3354. 10 a.m. Saturday.

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