November 7, 2012

Et Cetera Listings

Benefits, craft fairs, special events, films, books and authors, sports, dances

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“This Land Is Your Land,” the black-and-white photographic exhibit on view at the Harlow Gallery through November, continues to celebrate and commemorate the life and contributions of American folk legend Woody Guthrie with a free public concert for children and adults at 2 p.m. Sunday at the gallery, 160 Water St. in Hallowell. Maine duo Dave Peloquin and Bob Webb will perform a wide selection of the songs Guthrie wrote specifically for children.

Ed Lefkowicz

"Alice Waters & Her Delicious Revolution," part of the "American Masters" series produced by PBS, University of Maine (Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine), Augusta. Free. 5:30 p.m.

"The Welcome," documentary about life after war for veterans, First Universalist Church, Rockland. Free. 7 p.m.


"Normative Narratives," film series about the portrayal of gay men in cinema, Space Gallery, Portland. $7. "Keep the Lights On" (2012), 7:30 p.m.

"The African Queen" (1951), starring Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn, Dunaway Center, Ogunquit. Free. 7 p.m.



Richard Blanco, author of poetry collection "Looking for the Gulf Motel," Bates College (Edmund S. Muskie Archives), Lewiston. 786-6256. 7:30 p.m.

Mary Cerullo, author of the children's book "City Fish, Country Fish," Rice Public Library, Kittery. 439-1553. 6 p.m.

Jennifer Skiff, author of "The Divinity of Dogs," Bookstacks, Bucksport. 469-8992. 6:30 p.m.


Poet David Wojahn, author of "World Tree," Glickman Library, University of Southern Maine, Portland. Free. 780-4291. Talk at 2 p.m.; poetry reading at 4 p.m.

Dahlov Ipcar, renowned Maine children's author and illustrator, Mid Coast Hospital, Brunswick. 373-6015. 10 a.m. to noon.

Bill Roorbach, author of "Life Among Giants," Emery Community Arts Center, Farmington. 778-7880. 7:30 p.m.


William Barry, historian and author of "Maine: The Wilder Half of New England," Ricker Memorial Library, Poland Spring. 998-4390. 5:30 p.m.


Brenda Gilchrist, author of "Waltzing with Bracey: A Long Reach Home," Maine Historical Society, Portland. Noon.

Jeff Foltz, author of "Two Men Ten Suns," with refreshments, music and a reading, University of Southern Maine (bookstore), Portland. 780-4070. 7 p.m.

Max Alexander, author of "Bright Lights, No City: An African Adventure on Bad Roads with a Brother and a Very Weird Business Plan," Falmouth Memorial Library. 6:30 p.m.


Kate Flora, author of "Redemption," Portland Public Library. Noon.

Poet Carolyn Gelland, reading from her husband Kenneth Frost's book of poems, "Time on Its Own," Farmington Public Library. 7 p.m.

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William Barry, historian and author of "Maine: The Wilder Half of New England," Sanford-Springvale Historical Museum, Sanford. 324-2797. 7 p.m.

Barbara Walsh, author of "August Gale: A Father and Daughter's Journey into the Storm," University of Southern Maine Lewiston-Auburn, Lewiston. 753-6674. 6 p.m.

Paul Doiron, author of "Bad Little Falls," South Portland Library. 6:30 p.m.


Portland Pirates, AHL affiliate of the Phoenix Coyotes, Cumberland County Civic Center, Portland. $15 to $20. Vs. Adirondack, 6:30 p.m. Thursday.


Contra Dance, with Jessie and Greg Boardman and Ellen Gawler, bring clean shoes for dancing, Wescustogo Hall, North Yarmouth. $10; $7 for seniors and students. 233-4325. Beginner's session at 7:30 p.m.; potluck at 7 p.m.; dance 8 to 11:30 p.m. Saturday.

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