July 7, 2013

Calendar: Your Arts and Entertainment Guide

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"Andy Warhol: American Icon," 50 to 60 photographic images and original art by Warhol, Ogunquit Museum of American Art. ogunquitmuseum.org. July 14 through Sept. 1. Preview party fundraiser with photographer Pat Hackett and curator Peter Kelly, includes refreshments and a 1960s photo booth, $100. ogunquitmuseum.org. 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday.

"Praxis," new work by Jesse Gillespie, Pascal Hall, Rockport. 236-4272. July 14 through July 21. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday.

"Celebrating 25 Years: Past and Present," paintings, sculpture, jewelry and handmade paper, Gallery at Widgeon Cove, Harpswell. widgeoncove.com. July 14 through Aug. 29. Opening reception, noon to 5 p.m. July 14.

Peter Kemble, Rebecca Goodale, James Wolfe and Stephen Yusko, graphic works, book arts, steel sculpture and fabricated metalwork, Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle. turtlegallery.com. July 14 through Aug. 3. Opening reception, 2 to 6 p.m. July 14. 

Auditions

"Arsenic and Old Lace," seeking three women and 11 men, performances Sept. 20-Oct. 6, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish. 329-0746. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. 

Benefits

Friends of Rockport Public Library Book Sale, Midcoast Recreation Center, Rockport. 236-3642. 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday; 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday; 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday; 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. July 14.

11th Annual Summer Celebration Fundraiser, dog tricks, pony-driving demonstrations, lobster, live music from Band Overboard, silent auction, Skyline Farm, North Yarmouth, Free. skylinefarm.org. 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday; $50 for lobster bake or steak dinner at 6 p.m.

"Broadway and Beyond," with singers Emily Cain, Kelly Caufield and Matthew Small, benefits Special Olympics Maine, North Windham Union Church, $10 advance, $12 door. 829-7149. 7 p.m. Saturday.

Ninth Annual Victorian Tea, music by harpist Jane Wilcox Hively, benefits the restoration fund, Parsonfield Seminary, $15 advance, $20 day of, $5 for 12 and under. 793-8825. 1 to 4 p.m. July 14. 

Books and Authors

Author Brown Bag Lecture Series, Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium. portlandlibrary.com. Andrew Carroll, author of "Here Is Where: Discovering American's Great Forgotten History," 6:30 p.m. Tuesday; Ron Currie Jr., author of "Flimsy Little Plastic Miracles," noon Wednesday.

Martha White, author of "E.B. White on Dogs," Artisan Books & Bindery, Isleboro. 734-6852. 2:30 p.m. Thursday.

Astrid Sheckles, artist of the children's picture book "Nic and Nellie," Archipelago, Rockland. 596-0701. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Astrid Sheckles, artist of the children's picture book "Nic and Nellie," Granite Hall Store, Round Pond. 529-5864. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday.

Astrid Sheckles, artist of the children's picture book "Nic and Nellie," Owl & Turtle Bookstore, Camden. 230-7335. 3 to 5 p.m. Friday.

Jennifer O'Connell, author and illustrator of the picture book "Ten Timid Ghosts," Maine Coast Book Shop and Cafe, Damariscotta. mainecoastbookshop.com. Noon to 2 p.m. Friday.

Norma Salway, author of "Touched by a Hummingbird," Portland Public Library. portlandlibrary.com. Noon Friday.

Astrid Sheckles, artist of the children's picture book "Nic and Nellie," Maine Coast Book Shop and Cafe, Damariscotta. 563-3207. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. 

Classical Music

Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival, Kneisel Hall, Blue Hill, $15 to $30. kneisel.org. Program Three: Schubert, 4 p.m. Sunday; Program Four: Beethoven, Debussy, Carter and Rachmaninoff, 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Artists of Tomorrow concert, chamber music of all periods, Bowdoin College, Studzinski Recital Hall, Brunswick, $10. bowdoinfestival.org. 2 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Monday Sonatas concert, Prokofiev, Beethoven, Enescu and Ravel, Bowdoin College, Studzinski Recital Hall, Brunswick, $40. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Monday.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Artists of Tomorrow community concert of chamber music, Day's Ferry Congregational Church, Woolwich, free. bowdoinfestival.org. 2 p.m. Tuesday.

DaPonte String Quartet, "Three by Three," string trios by Beethoven, Schubert and Dohnanyi, Centennial Hall, Harpswell, $25. DaPonte.org. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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