May 1, 2013

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Singer-songwriter Ben Harper, left, and harmonica virtuoso Charlie Musselwhite perform together at Boston’s Orpheum Theatre on Saturday.

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The Maine Outdoor Film Festival at Cony High School in Augusta will benefit Teens to Trails, giving Maine teens opportunities to experience the outdoors.

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


SLAP: Superhero Lady Arm Wrestlers of Portland, female armwrestling tournament with emcee Rachel Flehinger and music by Zombie Beach; benefits A Company of Girls; Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $7. 7 p.m.

"It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Horse Prom," fundraiser for Mad Horse Theatre with dancing and a prom theme, Maine State Ballet Theater, Falmouth. $25; $45 per couple. 7 to 11 p.m.

Walkathon Across America, national event to raise awareness of environmental concerns with

4-mile walk around Back Cove; benefits the Jennifer Parker Foundation, starts at Green Building Supply Store, Portland. $25; free for ages 14 and under. 495-2031. 1 p.m.

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

"The Moose in Me, the Moose in You," one-woman comedy show with Ida LeClair (Sarah Poulin), benefits the South Berwick Library, Spring Hill Restaurant, South Berwick. $20 in advance; $25 day of show. 7:30 p.m.

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

Third Annual 5K Run/Walk for Autism to Benefit Preschoolers, hosted by Woodfords Family Services, United Masonic Lodge, Brunswick. $20; $10 for ages 8 to 17; free for ages 7 and under. 9 a.m.

Community Fun Run, 5K run/walk and 1-mile fun run to benefit capital improvements and a scholarship fund, Kennebec Montessori School, Fairfield. $15 in advance; $20 day of run ($5 in advance; $10 day of run for children under 12). 9 a.m.

"Mad Hatter Affair," Maine Historical Society fundraiser with Kentucky Derby on TV, live music by the Tony Boffa Band, auction, cocktails and dinner, The Woodlands Club, Falmouth. $100. 5 to 11 p.m.

Book Sale, benefit the library's book fund, Camden Public Library. Free admission. 236-3440. 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday; 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday.


Fourth Annual Shake-N-Bake Benefit, music by the Wicked Blues Band and Married with Chitlins; benefits Aubrey Padilla and Wayne Crooker, who are facing life-threatening illnesses; Railroad Restaurant and Tavern, Lisbon. $15. 666-3601. 1 p.m.

Chocolate Sunday, gourmet cakes, chocolate specials, chocolate-covered fruit, beverages and sundaes; benefits seminary restoration fund; Parsonfield Seminary, Parsonfield. $8. 793-8825. 2 to 4 p.m.

Cinco de Mayo Cruise, salsa dancing, food and music by guitarist Chad Cummings; benefit NAFSC programs; Bay Mist, Casco Bay Lines, Portland. $30. 647-4534. 3 to 5 p.m.


Mayfair, May pole dancing, family activities, live music, food and citywide yard sales, various locations, Bath. Most events are free. Schedule at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

Kennebunk May Festival, pancake breakfast, faerie crowns and gardens, make your own May basket, May pole dancing, parade and more, various locations, downtown Kennebunk. Most events are free. Schedule at 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday.



Institute for Civic Leadership 20th Anniversary Celebration, join 300 leaders from all sectors to share inspirational stories of community impact with hors d'oeuvres, storytelling, live entertainment, a short film and a cash bar, Ocean Gateway Terminal, Portland. $75. 5:30 to 8 p.m.

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