June 20, 2013

Et Cetera Listings

Benefits, fairs and festivals, special events, films, books and authors, dances, pro sports

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The Scarborough Garden Club’s annual Summer Solstice Garden Tour runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

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TUESDAY

Met Opera Summer Encore Series, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg. 935-9232. Encore broadcasts of "Carmen," 7 p.m. Tuesday, and "Il Trovatore," 7 p.m. Wednesday.

WEDNESDAY

"La Sylphide," HD broadcast from the Paris Opera Ballet, Strand Theatre, Rockland. $15; $10 for students. rocklandstrand.com. 7 p.m.

JUNE 27

Great Small Works International Toy Theater Festival Traveling Show, international puppet show, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $12; $10 for students and artists. mayostreetarts.org. 8 p.m.

Thursday Night Cruise Night, show off your car or truck, The Landmark, Turner. landmarkturner.com. 5 p.m.

Portland Time Convention, excursions to the ancient world, black hole programs and time travel literature symposium, University of Southern Maine (Southworth Planetarium), Portland. $6. 780-7249. 5 to 10 p.m. 

• FILMS

"The General" (1926), silent comedy starring Buster Keaton, Leavitt Theatre, Ogunquit. $10. leavittheatre.com. 8 p.m. Thursday.

"Herman's House" (2012), documentary, Portland Public Library Rines Auditorium. Free. portlandlibrary.com. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

"Pelada" (2010), award-winning documentary about soccer sponsored by Westbrook Soccer League, Cornelia Warren Four Season Rink, Westbrook. Free/donation. westbrooksoccerleague.com. 8:30 p.m. Friday.

"The Guilt Trip" (2012, Rated PG-13), York Public Library. Free. www.york.lib.me.us. 7 p.m. Sunday.

"Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore" (1974, Rated PG), Patten Free Library, Bath. Free. patten.lib.me.us. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

"Stop Making Sense," 1984 Talking Heads concert film, Rockland Public Library. Free. 594-0310. 6:30 p.m. June 27.

"Only the Young" (2012), documentary, Portland Public Library Rines Auditorium. Free. portlandlibrary.com. 7:30 p.m. June 27.  

• BOOKS /AUTHORS

Juile Fisher, author of "Importing Democracy," Longfellow Books, Portland. longfellowbooks.com. 7 p.m. Thursday.

John Ford, author of "This Cider Still Tastes Funny," Falmouth Memorial Library. falmouthmemoriallibrary.org. 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Edna St. Vincent Millay Celebration, with Nancy Milford, author of "Savage Beauty: The Life of Edna St. Vincent Millay," Stonington Opera House. operahousearts.org. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Joyce Butler Book Launch Celebration, author of "Kennebunkport: The Evolution of an American Town," reception includes remarks by the author and a Champagne toast, Louis T. Graves Library, Kennebunkport. $25. www.graveslibrary.org. 4 p.m. Sunday.

Richard Rubin, author of "The Last of the Doughboys," Patten Free Library, Bath. patten.lib.me.us. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Neil Rolde, author of "Breckenridge Long: American Eichmann," York Public Library. www.york.lib.me.us. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Martha White, editor of "E.B. White on Dogs," Portland Public Library Rines Auditorium. Free; bring bag lunch. portlandlibrary.com. Noon Wednesday.

David Little, author of "Art of Katahdin," Thos. Moser Showroom, Freeport. thosmoser.com. 6 to 8 p.m. June 27.

• PRO SPORTS

Portland Sea Dogs, minor league baseball affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, Hadlock Field, Portland. $9, $10. 874-9300. Vs. Binghamton, 7 p.m. Monday to Wednesday.  

• PARTICIPANT DANCE

Port City Swing Dance, music by Maine Swingin' DJs, Woodfords Club, Portland. $10. portcityswing.com. Lessons at 8 p.m., dance at 9 p.m. Friday.

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