April 6, 2013


- Sunday

"Wondrous Love," 10 a.m., Easter Cantata by Lloyd Larson with organ, choir and narration. Raymond Village Community Church, 27 Main St., Route 121, Raymond Village.

Introduction to mindfulness meditation, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., five-week course led by Vajra Vidya in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. Course will be held in Portland and includes instruction, reading and discussion. Fee is $50 and registration is required. Details are at www.portlandmainebuddhism.org/classes.

Sacred harp singing, 1 to 4 p.m., The New Church, 302 Stevens Ave., Portland. Free and all are welcome to participate. This is not a performance.

Connected Catholics of Maine, 3:45 p.m., with social hour, potluck supper, business meeting and showing of the Haiti film "Poto Mitian." Holy Martyrs Parish Hall, Route 88, Falmouth.

Holocaust Remembrance Day, 7 p.m., service featuring readings and choral music by the synagogue choir. Free and open to the public. Adas Yoshuron Synagogue, 50 Willow St., Rockland. 594-4523.

"Two Who Dared: The Sharps' War," 7 p.m., documentary film premiere in honor of the Holocaust Day of Remembrance. Film tells the story of Unitarian minister Waitstill Sharp and his wife, who helped save Jews and refugees at the onset of World War II. A brief discussion will follow. First Universalist Church of Auburn, 169 Pleasant St. Suggested donation is $5. Call 783-0461 for details.


Ed Sealy performance, 7 p.m., with the singer, songwriter, recording artist and evangelist from New Brunswick. Grace Bible Church, 74 Deering Road, off Route 22, Gorham.

April 13

Banner-making, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., free workshop for civic and church organizations led by Web Brower, who has more than 40 years experience. In order to provide enough materials, please register at stmattlisb@gwi.net or call 353-8453. Held at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, 496 Lisbon St., Route 196, Lisbon. For more information, visit www.StMatthewsLisbon.org

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