August 29, 2013

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“Ping Pong,” a documentary about eight players with 703 years among them competing in the Over 80 World Table Tennis Championship, will be screened for free at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Portland Public Library.

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"Millay in Love," with poets Christian Barter, Carol Bachofner, Eve Forti, Bruce Pratt and Wendy Rappaport, celebrating poet Edna St. Vincent Millay, Whitehall Inn, Camden. Free. 7 p.m. Thursday.

Camden Windjammer Festival, Maritime Heritage Fair, boat race and parade, Sea Dog show, pirates and more, Camden Harbor. 9 a.m. Friday to Sunday.

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

John Ford: Local Hero, a talk by Kevin Stoehr, panel discussion, film excerpts and more, in honor of the 40th anniversary of the director's death, Maine Irish Heritage Center, Portland. $5. 7 p.m. Friday.

"Maine Rebels Attack" Train Robbery, re-enactors will be at the railroad to re-create a Civil War-era train robbery for visitors, Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad and Museum, Portland. $10, $9 seniors, $6 for kids 3 to 12 years old. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Wagon Ride to the Past History Tours, Wolfe's Neck Farm, Freeport. $14, $8 for kids 3 to 12, 2 and under free. 10 a.m. to Noon Saturday.

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. 10:30 a.m. Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Sunday and Wednesday. Through Oct. 13.

Vintage Motorcycle Meet and Antique Aeroplane Show, Owls Head Transportation Museum. $12, free for under 18. 9 a.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Tate House Architectural Tour, 90-minute tours, architectural 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. 10 and 11:30 a.m. Sept. 5. Through Oct. 3.

Cruise & Lighthouse Visit: Beacons of Boothbay, view three or more other lighthouses during 5-hour cruise, Maine Maritime Museum, Bath. $45, $25 for ages 6 to 16. 2:30 p.m. Sept. 5.

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