April 28, 2013

Calendar: Your Arts and Entertainment Guide

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Singer-songwriter Keller Williams is scheduled to perform at Port City Music Hall in Portland on Saturday.

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Maia Sharp is scheduled to perform at One Longfellow Square in Portland.

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"Celebrate Children," live and silent auctions, hors d'ouevres and cash bar, with emcee Lori Voornas, Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine annual auction, Ocean Gateway Terminal, Portland, $40 advance, $45 door. kitetails.org. 6 to 10 p.m. Friday.

"Mad Hatter Affair," watch Kentucky Derby, dancing to Tony Boffa Band, cocktails, dinner and auction, benefits Maine Historical Society, The Woodlands, Falmouth, $100. mainehistory.org. 5 to 11 p.m. Saturday.

Walkathon Across America, four-mile walk around Back Cove, national event to raise awareness of "environmental illness," benefits Jennifer Parker Foundation, Green Building Supply Store, Portland, $25, 14 and under free. 495-2031. 1 p.m. Saturday.

Book sale, benefits library book fund, Camden Public Library. 236-3440. 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday; 1 to 4 p.m. May 5.

14th Annual American Heart Association Northeastern Maine Heart Ball, cocktail hour, dinner, live and silent auctions, music by NEVAH, University of Maine, Orono, $125. heart.org/maine. 6 p.m. to midnight Saturday.

Mad Horse Theatre presents "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Horse Prom," fun and dancing with a prom theme, benefits the theater company, Maine State Ballet Theater, Falmouth, $25, $45 per couple. madhorse.com. 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday.

"The Moose in Me, The Moose in You," funny one-woman show with Sarah Poulin's character Ida LeClair, benefits South Berwick Library, Spring Hill, South Berwick, $20 advance, $25 door. friendsofsouthberwicklibrary.org. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Unity Area Rotary Club 11th Annual Duck Race, $5 for two ducks, $10 for five ducks, Sandy Stream, Unity. unityrotaryclub.com. 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

Woodfords Family Services 3rd Annual 5K Run/Walk for Autism, benefits preschool-age children, United Masonic Lodge, Brunswick, $10 to $20, ages 7 and under free. woodfords.org. 9 a.m. Saturday.

Community Fun Run, benefits capital improvements and scholarship fund, Kennebec Montessori School, Fairfield, $15 advance, $20 day of; under 12 $5 advance, $10 day of. kennebecmontessori.org. 5K run/walk and 1-mile fun run, 9 a.m. Saturday.

Books and Authors

Imogen Binnie, author of "Nevada," Space, Portland, free. space538.org. 6 p.m. Sunday.

Amy Waldman, author of "The Submission," Jewett Auditorium, Augusta. lithgow.lib.me.us. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Margaret Hathaway, author of "Portland, Maine Chef's Table: Extraordinary Recipes from Casco Bay," Falmouth Memorial Library. falmouth.lib.me.us. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Duane Robert Pierson, author of the historical novel "Annie and the Prince of Wales: Portland, Maine 1860," Camden Public Library. 236-3440. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Author Brown Bag Lecture Series, William Barry, author of "Maine: The Wilder Half of New England," Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium. portlandlibrary.com. Noon Wednesday.

George Daughan, author of "1812: The Navy's War," Prince Memorial Library, Cumberland Center. 829-2215. 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Susan Dahlgren Daigneault, author of "In the Shadow of a Mountain: A Soldier's Struggle with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder," Falmouth Memorial Library. falmouthmemoriallibrary.org. 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Classical Music

UMF Chorus, Nordica Auditorium, Farmington, $6 to $8, UMF students and children free. 778-7072. 3 p.m. Sunday.

Portland Symphony Orchestra presents "POPS! Totally Awesome '80s," with guest vocalists Tony Vincent and Christina DeCicco, Merrill Auditorium, Portland, $20 to $65. porttix.com. 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

Albert Melton and Randall Mullin, music for organ, solo and duet, Cathedral Church of St. Luke, Portland, donation. 772-5434. 3 p.m. Sunday.

Portland Ovations presents Premier Wind Quintet Imani Winds, Hannaford Hall, USM, Portland, $40, limited number of $10 student tickets available. portlandovations.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

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