Sept. 23,24,30: Red ‘N’ Gold Cabaret at the Denmark Arts Center and Lovell Performing Arts Center (Sept. 30 performance). Admission is $ 12. For reservations 452-2057, or 452-2412.

Sept. 23-25: Common Ground Country Fair in Unity. FMI 568-4142.

Sept. 24: Sebago Lake Sailing Club race at 1 p.m. FMI call Hal Bumby 1-800-339-8411 ext. 22.

Sept. 24: Bonny Eagle Flea Market has been rain dated to Sat. Sept 24. More than 30 tables so far signed up. Call Karen at 642-3508 to reserve tablespace $10. Bonny Eagle Middle Sch. parking lot. Benefits BEHS scholarships.

Sept. 24: Univ. of Maine Cooperative Extension Annual Meeting at Camp Sunshine. Public invited. 7-9 p.m. Dinner followed by pie bake-off contest dessert social. FMI 1-800-287-1471.

Sept. 24: Orchard walks and apple pie sale from 10-noon and 1-3 p.m. at Shaker Village on Route 26 in New Gloucester.

Sept. 24: ARC blood drive at Wal-Mart in Windham. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sept. 24: Denbow Family Fundraiser Variety Show, 6 p.m. in the Windham High School Auditorium. Come see the Maine Hysterical Society, members of a local theater group and others perform to raise money in honor of Ken Denbow who needs assistance for medical expenses.

Sept. 24: Southern Maine Volkssport Association sponsors a Cornish walk at the Apple Festival. Meet at the Route 25 Truck Stop at 9:30 a.m. Everyone invited; children must be accompanied by an adult. FMI 774-3415.

Sept. 24: Casco Fire Department hosts Public Safety Day at the Central Fire Station. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fire/rescue demonstrations; food vendors. FMI 693-6850.

Sept. 24: Loon Echo Bike Trek at Shawnee Peak Ski Area, 25-mile, 50-mile and a century trek. Entry fee is $75 and $25 for children 12 and under. If you raise pledges in addition to the entry fee, you will win prizes and help Loon Echo Land Trust in their conservation efforts in the lake region. FMI 647-4352.

Sept. 25: USM Hosts New England Association of College Admission Officers College Fair from 2-4:30 p.m. at the Costello Sports Complex on the Gorham campus. FMI 780-5670.

Sept. 25-Oct. 1: Cumberland County Fair. 132nd edition. Fair Queen contest, farm animals up close, rides, pumpkin and squash contest, truck drags, tractor parade, pony shows. FMI:

Sept. 28: Tate House Museum’s Symposium in Decorative Arts 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Stroudwater Baptist Church in Portland.

Sept. 28: Free lecture from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn in Auburn by prostate cancer survivor and master chef James Haller. He will discuss creating appetizing meals and eating for individuals with critical illnesses. Sponsored by Bridgton Hospital and CMMC. FMI 647-6055.

Sept. 29, 30: Auditions for Endgame by Samuel Beckett, 6-8 p.m. by appointment only. Looking for actors and puppeteers. Performances to be held in January at the Space Gallery. FMI Sean Demers, 653-9065.

Oct. 1: “Music/Visual Rhythms” opening reception at Lake Region Art & Framing, Naples from 4-6 p.m. FMI 693-6977.

Oct. 1: The Knights of Columbus, Council 10020 of Windham will be holding a Baked Bean supper at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church Hall, 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. Menu includes baked beans, ham, macaroni & cheese, Italian bread, cole slaw, coffee, milk & punch, and desserts. Price is $6.50 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under.

Oct. 1: Orchard walks and candied apple sale from 10-noon and 1-3 p.m. at Shaker Village on Route 26 in New Gloucester.

Oct. 2: “1st Ladies of the Lakes” Red Hat Society meeting at Ramada Inn, Lewiston, and Red Hat Luncheon and Fashion Show. FMI e-mail [email protected]

Oct. 2-9: Fryeburg Fair. Week of classic fair events for whole family. Skillet Throw for women, carnival rides, farm exhibits, harness racing, Woodsman Day, pig scrambles, etc. FMI 935-3268, or

Oct. 4: Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous informational meeting at 7 p.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church. FMI, call 775-2132 or go to

Oct. 6: Windham Child Care Providers sponsoring “Positive Behavioral Support” at 7 p.m. at the Windham Public Library. Guest speaker is Lisa Backman, School Physiological Service Provider for the Windham school system. Discuss factors that impact children’s behaviors. Non-members $5, members free. FMI 892-6478.

Oct. 7: Hancock Lumber Fall Golf Classic and Silent Auction to benefit Bridgton Academy and Greater Bridgton Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce. Golfers $75. Day includes golf, cart, lunch, gift bag, awards-ceremony. FMI: 642-3472.

Oct. 8: Antique appraisal and Silent Auction at Windham Public Library. Silent auction 1-3 p.m. Appraisal 1-4 p.m. $5 per item; 3 item limit.

Oct. 8: Orchard walks and homemade donut and cider sale from 10-noon and 1-3 p.m. at Shaker Village on Route 26 in New Gloucester.

Oct. 8, 9: Third Annual Public Breakfast at The Inlet Restaurant. Benefits Shrine Hospital Burn Center and Standish Masonic Lodge #70. 7-11 a.m. Eight breakfast choices being served. FMI 642-5111.

Oct. 10: Windham Hill UCC Autumn House Tour Visit historical and new homes from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Donation $20. Tickets available at Windham Hill United Church of Christ on Oct. 10. Light Lunch included. FMI 892-4948 or 892-4816.

Oct. 15, 16: Third Annual Public Breakfast at the Inlet. Benefits Shrine Hospital Burn Center and Standish Masonic Lodge #70. 7-11 a.m. Eight breakfast choices being served. FMI 642-5111.

Oct. 16: American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. 11 a.m. at Monument Square in Portland. Money raised supports breast cancer research, education and patient service programs. FMI 373-3703.

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