September 5, 2013

Et Cetera Listings

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

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Moosehead Lake and the sky above will be buzzing with aircraft on hand for the International Seaplane Fly-In, happening Thursday through Sunday in Greenville.


Tate House Architectural Tour, 90-minute 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 for seniors; $6 for ages 6 to 12. 774-6177. 10 and 11:30 a.m. Thursday. Through Oct. 3.

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

"Dinosaurs at Dusk," planetarium time-travel adventure involving an overly enthusiastic scientist father and a highly active teenager, Southworth Planetarium, University of Southern Maine, Portland. $6.50; $6 for seniors, students and children. 7 and 8:30 p.m. Friday.

Iyengar Yoga Demonstrations, performed by Portland Yoga Studio teachers accompanied by the live percussion of Tom Kozumplik, Portland Yoga Studio. Free. 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Tea Tasting, sample five different teas, Jacqueline's Tea Room, Freeport. Price not given. 6 p.m. Friday.

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

Thomas Kozumplik, hybrid, electronic and acoustic set-up created by the artist, with TommyTom's Time-Machine and music by Loop 2.4.3, Portland Yoga Studio. $10/donation. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Memorial Celebration for Kate Barnes, Maine's first poet laureate, with poetry, music, food, conversation and more, Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta. Free. 1 p.m. Saturday.

175th Anniversary Art Auction, works from 30 local artists, South Congregational Church Community House, Kennebunkport. Preview at 2 p.m.; auction at 3 p.m. Sunday.


"56 Up" (2012), latest installment in documentary series that tracks the lives of a group of people every seven years, Rines Auditorium, Portland Public Library. Free. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

"Sign Painters," documentary about the sign-making industry with post-film Q&A with director Faythe Levine, Space Gallery, Portland. $8. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

"How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster?" (2010), documentary traces the rise of Norman Foster, one of the world's premier architects, Space Gallery, Portland. $8. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 12.

"Social Life of Small Urban Spaces" (1988), documentary analyzes the success and failures of urban spaces, Rines Auditorium, Portland Public Library. Free. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 12.


Lynn Plourde, author of the children's picture book "You're Wearing THAT to School?!", Nonesuch Books, South Portland. 11 a.m. Saturday.

Sandra Palmer, author and illustrator of "Peace by Peace," Harlow Gallery, Hallowell. $4/donation. 6 p.m. Sept. 12.


Folk Dance Brunswick, world music and dance from the Balkans, Israel, northern Europe and around the globe, no partner needed, People Plus, Brunswick. $8; $5 for students and seniors. 200-7577. 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday.

Greater Portland Community Contra Dance Series, live music by Nor'easter, Falmouth Congregational Church. $10; $7 for ages 13 to 21; $5 for ages 5 to 12; free for children under age 5. 358-9354. Lessons at 7:15 p.m.; dance at 8 p.m. Saturday.

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