Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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Guided walking tours of Eastern Cemetery in Portland, sponsored by Spirits Alive, are held at 10:30 a.m. Saturdays and 1:30 p.m. Sundays and Wednesdays through Oct. 13.
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Annual Harvest and Craft Fair, Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish, Auburn. 783-9608. Crafters and artisans, theme baskets, silent auction, bakery and a 50/50 raffle, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
“Blazing Paddles,” Araxine Wilkins Sawyer Memorial, Greene, free. sawyer-foundation.com. Travelogue film narrated by Gray Warriner, 2 and 7 p.m. Friday.
“Into the Mind,” presented by Sugarloaf and Sunday River, movie about rising to the ultimate challenge, all tickets come with a lift ticket to Sunday River or Sugarloaf, State Theatre, Portland, $25. statetheatreportland.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.
Family Film Series, York Public Library. www.york.lib.me.us. “The Croods” (comedy adventure), 6:30 p.m. Saturday.
Global Lens Film Series, “La Vida Se Mata,” Chile 2007, Bates College (Olin Arts Center), Lewiston. bates.edu. 7:30 p.m. Monday.
• FOOD AND DRINK
Cider Sunday, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay. mainegardens.org. Press cider and enjoy the sweet fruits of your labors, 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday.
• FOR CHILDREN
Play Me a Story, “Enchanted Adventures,” interactive theater performance and workshop for kids ages 4 to 10, Portland Stage Company, Portland, $15. portlandstage.org. 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
“Sesame Street Live: Make a New Friend,” Androscoggin Bank Colisee, Lewiston, $17-$54. thecolisee.com. 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
• SPECIAL EVENTS
Tate House Architectural Tour, tour from the cellar to the attic to reveal the “skeleton” of an 18th-century timber frame house, Tate House Museum, Portland; $12, $10 seniors, $6 for 6 to 12 years. 774-6177. 90-minute tours, 10 and 11:30 a.m. Thursday.
Perfect Portlander Pageant, Mayo Street Arts, Portland, free. mayostreetarts.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
Peaks Island Puppets with Motionfolk Theater, Mayo Street Arts, Portland, $10. mayostreetarts .org. Family show, 7 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday.
Guerrilla Downtown presents Free Conversations; participants will be asked to turn off their cell phones and select a topic of conversation from a menu of subjects and experience the face-to-face social media of personal interaction, Monument Square, Portland. firstfridayart walk.com. 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.
Freedom Gala, presented by The Maine Freedom Project to raise awareness and funds to stop human trafficking; live and silent auction to benefit LOVE146, a nonprofit organization working to end child exploitation and trafficking, hors d’ouveres, cocktails and live music, Ocean Gateway Terminal, Portland, $35. freedomme.com. 7 to 11 p.m. Friday.
Eastern Cemetery Tours, Portland, guided walking tour with history of those buried, history of the grounds and the types of stones; $7, $4 seniors and students, free for kids under 12, spiritsalive.org. 10:30 a.m. Saturday; 1:30 p.m. Sunday and Wednesday.
MET Opera Live in HD: Tchaikovsky’s “Eugene Onegin,” Strand Theatre, Rockland, $23, $5 students. rocklandstrand.com. 1 p.m. Saturday.
Greater Portland Landmarks’ Western Promenade House Tours, Christian Science Church, Portland, $35 advance, $40 day of. portlandland marks.org. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
Living History Days, presented by the Maine Forest & Logging Museum, wagon rides, water-powered saw mill, blacksmith shop, 20th Maine Civil War encampment and much more, Leonard’s Mills Historic Settlement, Bradley, $10, $5 children. leonardsmills.com. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Historic Bans & Quilts Tour, presented by Freeport Historical Society, visits to four unique barns; vintage and antique quilts will be displayed and discussed at each barn, Cotton Weeds Quilt Shop, South Freeport, $35. freeporthistoricalsociety.org. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
Friends of Evergreen Historic Walking Tours, Evergreen Cemetery, Portland, $7. friendsof evergreen.org. 10:30 a.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.
MET Live in HD Opera: Tchaikovsky’s “Eugene Onegin,” Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta, $24, $22 seniors. atthelincoln.org. With soprano Anna Netrebko and baritone Mariusz Kwiecien, 1 p.m. Saturday.
Octoberfest: Standard Flower Show, creative floral designs and well grown horticultural specimens and educational exhibits, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, Falmouth. 878-1972. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
“25 Years and Counting!” concert to celebrate WERU, Noel Paul Stookey, David Mallett, Tim Sample, Bill Schubeck, Heidi Dauh and Phil Norris, The Grand, Ellsworth; $22-$27, $12 for 14 and under, $50 for familes. grandonline.org. 4 p.m. Sunday.
“The Thinking Heart: The Life and Loves of Etty Hillseum,” performance with two voices and cello, with Carl Dimow and members of the Casco Bay Tummlers Klezmer band, Maine Jewish Museum, Portland, donations. pilgrim agetotheheart.org. 4 p.m. Sunday.