September 30, 2012

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“Botanical Mask #2” by Mayumi Sarai is part of three fall exhibitions opening Friday at the University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St., in downtown Bangor. In addition to Sarai’s carved wooden sculptures, the museum will be showing paintings and drawings by Susan Jane Belton. UMMA is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is free.

Courtesy of UMMA

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“First Snow,” a painting by Alan Bray, left, is part of three fall exhibitions opening Friday at the University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St., in downtown Bangor. In addition to Bray’s paintings and Sarai’s carved wooden sculptures, the museum will be showing paintings and drawings by Susan Jane Belton. UMMA is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is free.

Courtesy of UMMA

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Living History Days, bateau and wagon rides, cedar shake making and cider pressing, Leonard's Mills Historic Settlement, Bradley. leonardsmills.com. Saturday and Oct. 7.

Ethiopian and Eritrean Festival, traditional food, music and costumes, Trinity Lutheran Church, Westbrook. trinitywestbrook.com. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

Films

Camden International Film Festival, numerous films, guests, panels. Individual films are $8.50, various locations in Camden and Rockland. www.camdenfilmfest.org. Sunday.

Manhattan Short Film Festival, The Public Theatre, Lewiston, www.thepublictheatre.org/special_events/manhattan-short/, $10, $7 seniors and students. 4 p.m. Sunday.

Global Lense International Film Series, "Fat, Bald, Short Man" (2011), Bates College, Olin Arts Center, Lewiston, free. bates.edu/museum. 7:30 p.m. Monday.

Manhattan Short Film Festival, 10 short films from around the world, Strand Theatre, Rockland, $7.50-$8.50. rocklandstrand.com. 7 p.m. Thursday.

LunaFest, short films by, for and about women, Franco American Heritage Center, Lewiston, $15. laarts.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Fall Film Series, "Monsieur Lazhar" (2011, PG-13, French with subtitles), York Public Library, free. www.york.lib.me.us. 3 p.m. Oct. 7.

Food and Drink

Falmouth Kitchen Tour, nine kitchens will feature a chef, cookbook author, cooking demo or tasting, $25 in advance, $30 day of. falmouthkitchentour.com. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

The 13th Annual Great Western Maine Chili Cook Off, all proceeds go to the Tony Waldeier Scholarship Fund, Town Green, Waterford, $5. mainelakeschamber.com. Noon to 2 p.m. Oct. 7.

Open Creamery Day, visit Maine cheesemakers, meet the animals and learn about more than 150 artisan cheeses, statewide. www.mainecheeseguild.org. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 7.

For Children

Pumpkin Patch Trolley, Seashore Trolley Museum, Kennebunkport, $10; age 60 and up $8; age 6 to 16 $7.50; age 5 and under free. trolleymuseum.org. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.

Scarecrow Sunday, scarecrow making, supplies provided, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay. mainegardens.org. $10 per scarecrow, plus gardens admission. 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday.

Scott Nash, author of "The High Skies Adventure of Blue Jay the Pirate," Longfellow Books, Portland. longfellowbooks.com. 7 p.m. Friday.

Play Me a Story, "Scary vs. Silly," interactive theater performance and workshop for kids ages 4 to 10, Portland Stage Company, $15. portlandstage.org. 10:30 a.m. Saturday.

Music

The Big Lenny Breau Music Show, guitar clinic, VIP panel discussion on Lenny and never before seen video clips and sound bites, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland, $15. 879-8988. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m. Sunday.

Voices United Concert, with singer-songwriters Connor Garvey, Cindy Bullens and Vanessa Torres, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $20. onelongfellowsquare.com. 7 p.m. Sunday.

Glen Phillips and Grant Lee Phillips, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $35. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m. Sunday.

Joan Osborne Duo, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit, $46.50-$83.50. 646-4526. Jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m. Sunday.

Melvins Lite, Asylum, Portland, $15, 21-plus. portlandasylum.com. 9 p.m. Sunday.

Oak and Ax Music Fest, Micah Blue Smaldone, Ed Askew Band, Hersey State, Wesley Hartley, Butcher Boy, Panda Bandits, more. The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford, $10. theoakandtheax.blogspot.com. 7 p.m. Sunday.

Red Baraat, Brit-Indi Bhangra with funky New World brass, Bates College, Olin Arts Center, Lewiston, $10-$15, free tickets are available for the first 100 seniors or students, batestickets.com. 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

Sultans of String, raucous roots music, Herbert Grand Hotel, Kingfield, $15. 562-4445. 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

Brian Thompson and Sam Lee, hip-hop/folk, pop, blues and soul, The Frontier, Brunswick, $7. explorefrontier.com. 6 p.m. Sunday.

John Hiatt and The Combo, Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield, $100. stonemountainartscenter.com. 8 p.m. Monday.

Peter Novelli Band, Time Out Pub, Rockland, $10. 593-9336. 7 p.m. Monday.

Great Lake Swimmers, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $12 in advance, $15 day of. onelongfellowsquare.com. Snowblink opens, 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Sultans of String, Unity Centre for the Performing Arts, $15. 948-7469. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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Kurt Jenkins stars in “Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story” at the Ogunquit Playhouse through Oct. 21.

Courtesy Ogunquit Playhouse

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Maine State Ballet will present “Can-Can Parisien” at its theater in Falmouth at 1 and 4 p.m. Saturday.

Courtesy Maine State Ballet

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Ben Harper, a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, will play an acoustic show at the State Theatre in Portland on Saturday.

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Robert Moody will conduct the Portland Symphony Orchestra in “Fanfare for a New Season” on Oct. 7 and 9.

Courtesy PSO

  


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