August 19, 2012

Audience Calendar

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Grace Potter and The Nocturnals perform two shows this week – Wednesday and Thursday – at the State Theatre in Portland.

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Former Boston Symphony concertmaster Joseph Silverstein is featured in the Bay Chamber Summer Music Festival Thursday and Friday at the Rockport Opera House.

Courtesy of Bay Chamber Concerts

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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.

Great State of Maine Air Show, displays and exhibits, family activities and air performances from Misty Blues All Women Skydiving Team, US Navy F/A 18 Demo Team and more, Brunswick Executive Airport. Friday and Saturday.

American Folk Festival, dancing, music, storytelling and other traditional folk-art performances, Riverfront parks, Bangor, $10. Friday.

Maine Native American Summer Market, show and sale and demonstrations of Native American arts and crafts, Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, New Gloucester. 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday.

PICNIC Music and Arts Festival, 120 vendors with locally produced crafts and artwork, live music, Lincoln Park, Portland, free. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday.

Juried Arts and Crafts Show, sponsored by the Society of Southern Maine Craftsmen, The Green, Kennebunkport, free., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Sanford Maine Stage Theatre Craft and Vendor Fair, Nasson Community Center, Springvale. 459-7330. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Maine Outdoor Film Festival, short films with outdoors themes, The Forks, $10. Gates at 4 p.m., screenings start at 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

Windsor Fair, agricultural exhibits, arts and crafts, midway, pulling events, harness racing and more, Windsor Fairgrounds. Aug. 26.

Annual Healing Arts Festival, food, music, psychics, massage, energy healing, natural products and handmade gifts, Gardens of Atlantis, Dayton, free. 929-5088. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 26.


Summer Film Series, "My Week With Marilyn," York Public Library, York, free. 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19.

Summer Documentary Film Series, "Sun Kissed," Portland Public Library, free. 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Art Videos at The Gallery Film Series, Picasso, Barn Gallery, Ogunquit, free. 646-7055. 7:30 pm. Wednesday.

"Wet Hot American Summer," outdoor film, Bayside Bowl, Portland, free. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

"Degrees of Incarceration," a Palestinian community responds to the crisis of political imprisonment in Aida Refugee Camp, Freeport Factory Stage, $6 to $12. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

"Hank Williams First Nation," post-film discussion with Bill Halpin and Saskia Huising, Rockland Public Library, free. 594-0310. 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

"The Hunger Games," (PG-13), Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium, free. 2:30 p.m. Friday.

For Children

Disney's "The Little Mermaid, Jr.," musical, Ogunquit Playhouse, $11. 10 a.m. and noon Saturday; 10 a.m. Aug. 26.


"Summer Transportation: From Horse to Horseless," Skyline Farm Carriage Museum, North Yarmouth, free, donations welcome. 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Girl Scouts: Celebrating One Hundred Years, Maine State Museum, Augusta. Vintage period uniforms, pins, patches, ephemeras, cookie merchandise and camping gear. Through Aug. 31.

"Chebeague Through Artists' Eyes," Museum of Chebeague History, Chebeague Island. 846-5237. Through Sept. 3.

"Wired! How Electricity Came to Maine," Maine Historical Society, Portland. Ongoing.

Historic Old Port Walking Tours, 90-minute tours with trained guides include maritime and social history, Maine Historical Society, Portland, $10, not recommended for children under 12. 10:30 and 1 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.


Barenaked Ladies, Blues Traveler, Cracker and Big Head Todd and the Monsters, rock, Bangor Waterfront Pavilion, $23.25 to $62.25. Gates at 5 p.m. Sunday.

Summer Concert Series, Barbara Kemp and Karen Hawthorne (piano and flute), First Church, Belfast, free/donation. 338-2282. 3 p.m. Sunday.

Pianist Bob Milne, ragtime and boogie-woogie, benefits Ocean Park music program, The Temple, Ocean Park, $5. 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

Summer Concert Series, Colony Hotel, Kennebunkport, $5. 985-8759. Celtic and classical program, 5 p.m. Sunday; Warren King and pianist David Peihl, 5 p.m. Saturday.

Heavy Metal Monday, with Breeding Strength, My Missing Half, Oneiros and Taxicab Dismemberment, Asylum, Portland, free. 8 p.m. Monday.

Candye Kane, blues, Time Out Pub, Rockland, $15. 593-9336. 7 p.m. Monday.

The Maine Marimba Ensemble, Zimbabwean marimba music, El Rayo Taqueria, Portland. 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

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“Despite Technology” by Lesia Sochor, from “Just Sew Stories,” continuing through Aug. 26 at Elizabeth Moss Gallery in Falmouth.

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