July 17, 2013

Et Cetera Listings

Benefits, books and authors, fairs and festivals, films, special events

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Petting the animals will be part of the experience on Open Farm Day Sunday at farms around Maine.

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The picking will start at the Ossippee Valley Music Festival on July 25 in South Hiram and will keep going until July 28.

Staff file photo by Gabe Souza

"On the Road" Film Series, "Midnight Run" (1988) (R), Patten Free Library, Bath, free. patten.lib.me.us. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday,. Through Aug. 21.

"Sixteenth Maine at Gettysburg," Civil War documentary, Falmouth Memorial Library, Falmouth. 781-2351. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

"Art Videos at the Gallery" Series, "Artists of the 20th Century: Joan Miro," Barn Gallery, Ogunquit. Free. 646-8400. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

"Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me," feature-length documentary about legendary Memphis band Big Star, $8. space538.org. 7:30 p.m. July 25.

"In the Blood," documentary about the life of Maine lumbermen and river drivers, Stratton Community Building, Stratton. 246-2271. 7 p.m. July 25 and July 26.

Outdoor Summer Movie Series, "The Incredibles," Bug Light Park, South Portland, free. 767-7650. 30 minutes after sunset July 25. Through Aug. 22.

2013 POV Summer Documentary Series, "Homegoings," Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium, Portland. Free. portlandlibrary.com. 7:30 p.m July 25. Through Sept. 26. Summer Silent Film Series with Live Music from Jeff Rapsis, Charlie Chaplin "The Gold Rush" (1925), Leavitt Theatre, Ogunquit, $10. leavittheatre.com. 8 p.m. July 25.

• SPECIAL EVENTS

Open Farm Day, over 100 farms statewide open to the public, farm activities and demonstrations from milking to felting; pet farm animals, pick berries, tour a barn or go on a hayride, farm-raised products for sale, displays to see and samples to taste. 287-3702. www.getrealmaine.com. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.

"Take Heart: Poems from Maine," poets from all over Maine will read their works from the "Take Heart" anthology, Kennebunk Free Library. 985-2173. 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Congress Square Games, dodgeball, Kickball, Pin Artillery and Capture the Flag, Congress Square, Portland. Free. 766-6204. 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday.

The Hanumen, chanting, mystic poetry and Indian music, brightstarevents.net/show.cfm?id=4789&cart, Maine Irish Heritage Center, Portland. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Mystery Cruises on the Songo River Queen II Hosted by Mystery for Hire, "Murder at My Class Reunion," cash bar and food court available on the boat, Causeway, Naples. $29.95, includes show and cruise. mysteryforhire.com. 7 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 10.

AudioBody, inventive multimedia comedy show, The Freeport Theater of Awesome, Freeport. $10 to $25. awesometheater.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Walking the Beat, night of free live music presented at downtown businesses, blues, gypsy jazz, folk, rock and more. Downtown Gardiner. johnsonhall.org. 6 to 9 p.m. Friday.

49th Antique Auto Days, autos from 1902-1970s, Boothbay Railway Village. railwayvillage.org. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

Lowry's Lodge Monthly Poetry Series, featured Poets: Ted Bookey and Robin Merrill, Saccarappa Art Collective, Westbrook. $3. 591-7300. 7 p.m. Saturday.

Artist Dahlov Ipcar, signing copies of "Circle Paintings" calendar, Portland Museum of Art, Portland. portlandmuseum.org. 10 a.m. to Noon Saturday.

Wagon Ride to the Past History Tours, Wolfe's Neck Farm, Freeport. $14, $ for kids 3 to 12, 2 and under free. wolfesneckfarm.org. 10 a.m. to Noon Saturday. Through Aug. 31.

Eastern Cemetery Tours, guided walking tour with history of those buried, history of the grounds and the types of stones, Eastern Cemetery, Portland. $7, $4 seniors and students, kids under 12 free. spiritsalive.org. 10:30 a.m. Saturday; 1:30 p.m. Sunday and Wednesday. Through Oct. 13.

49th Antique Auto Days, autos from 1902-1970s, Boothbay Railway Village, Boothbay. railwayvillage.org. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Met Opera Summer Encore Series, "Turandot," $18 Adults, $15 Seniors (65+) and $10 students, Fryeburg Academy, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center. 935-9232. 7 to 9:20 p.m Wednesday. Through July 31.

Yarmouth Summer Arts Series, The Proftones (blues, jazz and rock),Royal River Park, Yarmouth. Free. 846-2406. 6:15 p.m. Wednesday. Through Aug. 14.

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