Michael Braz and Elizabeth Harmon Reunion Concert, folk songs of the sea, benefits the church, Cumberland Congregational Church, Cumberland Center. $15. 829-3419. 7 p.m.

Friends of Portland Public Library Book Sale, Catherine McAuley High School, Portland. friendsofppl.org. Free; $10 memberships available at door. 5 to 8 p.m. today (members only); 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.


Allagash Victoria Ale Premiere, celebrates the release of Allagash Brewing’s 2012 Victoria Ale with live music by the Pete Kilpatrick Band; benefits preservation and restoration of the mansion; Victoria Mansion, Portland. $25 in advance; $30 day of event. 772-4841. victoriamansion.org. 5 to 8 p.m.


Used Book and DVD Sale, Windham Hill United Church of Christ. 892-4217. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

“Bending Toward Justice,” Midcoast Community Chorus performance to benefit Restorative Justice Project of the Midcoast, Camden Hills Regional High School (Strom Auditorium), Rockport. $15 to $30. mccsings.org. 7 p.m.

Treasures Rerun and Craft Fair, Waldoboro Public Library. waldoboro.lib.me.us. 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Fur Ball, dog pageant, auction and food from King Eider’s Pub; benefits Lincoln County Animal Shelter; Darrows Barn at Round Top Farm, Damariscotta. $25; $40 per couple. 563-5595. 5 to 8 p.m.

American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life of Greater Portland, teams participate in running, strolling or walking around a track, South Portland High School. $10. relayforlife.org. 4 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Secret Gardens of Portland Tour, self-guided tour of Portland’s best private gardens, Opportunity Alliance fundraiser for Foster Grandparent and Senior Companion programs, Reiche Community School, Portland. $17.50 in advance; $20 day of show. 773-0202. 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Maine Women’s Balkan Choir and Friends, with guest Elitsa Stoyneva; benefit concert for Karin Dom, a Bulgarian school for children with disabilities; St. Saviour’s Episcopal Church, Bar Harbor. $8/donation; free for children under 12. 356-2505. 7 p.m.



Lupine Festival, garden tours; local foods supper; open studios; boat, plane and schooner trips; quilt show; craft fair and more, Deer Isle. Schedule at deerisle.com/calendar-of-events. Friday to Sunday.

City of Saco 250th Anniversary Celebration, family events and more, Saco. Schedule at sacomaine.org/saco250.shtml. Friday to Sunday. Weekends through July 8.


Southern Maine Pride Parade & Festival, live music, dance performance, comedy, speakers and more, downtown Portland and Deering Oaks Park. Free. southernmainepride.org. 12:30 to 5 p.m.

Wells Rotary Strawberry Festival, Spriller Farm, Wells. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Second Annual Kittery Block Party, daytime live entertainment and children’s activities; nighttime music and dancing at four venues; downtown Kittery Foreside. Daytime events free; nighttime events cost $10. Schedule at kitteryblockparty.org. 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (daytime activities); 8 to 11 p.m. (nighttime activities).

Family Fun Day, community fair with parade, live entertainment, free children’s games, face painting, juggling act and more, Fort Williams Park, Cape Elizabeth. Free. 767-9072. 9:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Bar Harbor’s Legacy of the Arts Festival, studio and gallery openings, exhibits, workshops, lectures, historic tours and more; various locations, Bar Harbor. Schedule at legacyartsfestival.com. Sunday to June 24.


New Gloucester Strawberry Festival, berries, homemade biscuits, Hodgman’s Frozen Custard, live entertainment and more, Congregational Vestry, New Gloucester. 926-3188. 6 to 8 p.m. June 21.



Guided Tours, with entertaining stories of bygone days, Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center, Gardiner. Free. johnsonhall.org. 5:30 p.m. today and June 21. Through June 28.

“Ulysses for the Fun of It,” weekly listening session of a recording of James Joyce’s “Ulysses” performed by Irish actors, Maine Irish Heritage Center, Portland. Free. maineirish.com. 6 to 7:30 p.m. today and June 21. Through June 28.


“Ulysses for Beginners,” AIRE (American Irish Repertory Ensemble) performance piece with scenes, songs, slides and humor, Bull Feeney’s, Portland. Free. airetheater.com. 7:30 p.m.


10th Annual Tour of Architectural Gems and Hidden Gardens of Bath, various locations, Bath. $25 in advance; $30 day of tour. sagadahocpreservation.org. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Bloomsday Portland 2012: “Poldy’s Perambulation,” Bloomsday walk from Irish Heritage Center to various spots in Portland with actors performing scenes from “Ulysses,” costumes encouraged, Maine Irish Heritage Center, Portland. Free. airetheater.com. Noon to 4 p.m.

Bloomsday Portland 2012, Irish music from Boghat and actress Janet Lynch performs a scene from “Love’s Old Sweet Song,” Maine Irish Heritage Center, Portland. Free. maineirish.com. 7:30 p.m.

Hot Rods, Customs, Muscle Cars & Antique Aeroplane Show, Owls Head Transportation Museum. $12; free for youths under 18. ohtm.org. 9:30 a.m. Saturday and Sunday.


“Men and Their Motors,” car trivia, treasure hunts, ride in a Model T Ford and more, Seal Cove Auto Museum. $2 to $5; free for fathers. 244-9242. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Progressive Wine Dinner Walk: The Many Styles of Pork and Pinot Noir, 21-plus; stops at Cinque Terre, Vignola, The Farmers’s Table and The Sale Exchange; begins at Vignola, Portland. $75 in advance; $80 day of walk. winewiseevents.com. 5 to 8 p.m.

“Mid-Summer’s Eve at Stonehenge,” explore the Stonehenge structures from the comfort of the star dome theatre, Southworth Planetarium, USM Portland. $5. 780-4249. 7 p.m.


Tate House Museum Architectural Tour, from the cellar to the attic to reveal the “insides” of an 18th-century house, Tate House Museum, Portland. $10; $8 for seniors; $6 for ages 6 to 12. 774-6177. 10 and 11:30 a.m.


“Beyond the Black Rainbow” (2012, rated R), Reagan-era fever dream inspired by hazy childhood memories of midnight movies and Saturday cartoons, Space Gallery, Portland. $7. space538.org. 7:30 p.m. today.

“Ulysses” (1967), Bloomsday screening with talk by USM professor Francis McGrath, Portland Public Library. Free. 799-5327. 6:30 p.m. today.

“Marion Woodman: Dancing in the Flames” (2009), documentary, discussion to follow film, Rockland Public Library. Free. 594-0310. 6:30 p.m. today.

“Rear Window” (1954), Hitchcock thriller, Patten Free Library, Bath. Free. 443-5141. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

“The Light in Her Eyes” (2011), documentary, Portland Public Library. Free. portlandlibrary.com. 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.


Kate Shaffer, author of “Desserted: Recipes and Tales from an Island Chocolatier,” Stonewall Kitchen, York. 351-2712. 10:30 a.m. today.

Barbara Walsh, author of “August Gale: A Father and Daughter’s Journey into the Storm,” North Gorham Public Library, Gorham. 829-4290. 6:30 p.m. today.

Bruce Ross, author of “Scent of Pine: An Anthology of Maine Haiku,” Portland Public Library. portlandlibrary.com. Noon Friday.

John Ford Sr., author of “Suddenly the Cider Didn’t Taste So Good: Adventures of a Game Warden in Maine,” Books-A-Million, South Portland. 253-5587. 6 p.m. Friday.

John McDonald, author of “Maine Trivia: A Storyteller’s Useful Guide to Useless Information,” Nonesuch Books, South Portland. nonesuchbooks.com. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Richard Ford, author of “Canada,” Portland Public Library. portlandlibrary.com. Noon Wednesday.

Maine Mystery Writer Series, with James Hayman, author of “The Chill of Night,” South Portland Library. 767-7660. 6:30 p.m. June 21.


Portland Sea Dogs, Minor League Baseball affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, Hadlock Field, Portland. $4 to $9. milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t546. Vs. Harrisburg, 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday; 8 p.m. June 21.


Tango Dance, Milonga del Este with DJ Adira, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $12. mayostreetarts.org. 8 p.m. Friday.

Contra Dance, music by Belfast Bay Fiddlers with caller Chrissy Fowler, Union Hall (Town Hall), Searsport. $8; free for ages 12 and under. penobscotmarinemuseum.org. 7 p.m. Saturday.

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