Tue/29

MISCELLANEOUS

FREE GAME DAY, noon-3 p.m., Richmond Senior Citizen’s Group, 164 Pleasant St.; starts with lunch, followed by variety of games; transportation or more info, Barbara Barter 737-2190.

YOGA FOR KIDS, 4:15-4:45 p.m., Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside
Road; basic yoga seesions for ages 4-12; 725-1727 or www.topshamlibrary.org.

FOOD ADDICTS IN RECOVERY ANONYMOUS, 6:30 p.m., The Long
Branch School, Main St., Bowdoinham; Patty 666-3945 or Rebecca 208-0318.

PUBLIC MEALS NEIGHBORHOOD CAFE, free meal, 5:30-7:30 p.m., United Church of Christ, 150 Congress Ave., Bath; also open mic to share music, thoughts, poetry and stories; free; [email protected]

TALKS-WORKSHOPS ESSENTIALS OF COLLEGE PLANNING, 1 p.m., Maine Educational Opportunity Center, Southern Midcoast CareerCenter, 275 Bath Road, Brunswick; for adults 19 and over; pre-register; 1-800-281-3703 or www.meoc.maine.edu.

OPEN STUDIO, 2-4 p.m., McChesney Art Studio, 72 Front St., Bath #16; clothed figure model, materials not provided, bring easel & stool, painters welcome; $10; 232-7759
or www.mcchesneyart.com.

BOOK SIGNING: “The Irreverent Widow,” by Sandi Amorello, 6:30 p.m., Community Room, Patten Free Library, 33 Summer St., Bath; free; 443-5141. 

CATHANCE PRESERVE FIELD STUDIES, 6:30 p.m., Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside Road; Mt. Ararat & Brunswick high school biology students to present long-term research findings on projects throughout the Cathance River Preserve; 725-1727 or www.topshamlibrary.org.

Wed/30

MISCELLANEOUS

STORY TIME FOR PRESCHOOL CHILDREN, 10:30 a.m., Wiscasset Public Library, 21 High St.,; includes storytelling and crafts; 882-7161.

BOOK BABIES, for babies and toddlers, 10:30 a.m., Patten Free Library, 33 Summer St., Bath; 20 minutes of rhyming stories, finger plays and song; free; 443-5141 x17 or www.patten.lib.me.us.

DISCOVER GREAT ARTISTS, 3:30- 4:30 p.m., Patten Free Library, 33 Summer St., Bath; for ages 7-11 hands-on art history series, sketch an outdoors Maine scene by exploring Andrew Wyeth’s work; 443-5141, ext. 17.

NEW HOPE FOR WOMEN SUPPORT
GROUP, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 12 Court
St., Bath; six-week session to
address patterns & types of abuse,
emotional support; free, but pre-register; 1-800-522-3304.

AWARENESS THROUGH MOVEMENT, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Movement
Matters Physical Therapy, 5 Cumberland St., Brunswick; 373-9043 or
[email protected]

EAGER BEAVER KNITTERS, 6-8:30
p.m., Beaver Park Lone Pine Lodge,
37 Cotton Road, Lisbon; bring own
materials; Verla Brooks 353-9075
or [email protected]

PUBLIC MEALS
CULINARY CAFE, noon-1 p.m., Bath
Regional Career and Technical Center, 800 High St.; 3-course meal and
beverage, $8; operated by culinary
arts students; reservations 443-8257 or [email protected]

TALKS-WORKSHOPS
WINTER WISDOM LECTURE
SERIES: “W.B. Yeats as Editor,”
12:15-1:45 p.m., Curtis Memorial
Library, 23 Pleasant St., Brunswick;
sponsored by The Highlands; free;
442-1349.

E-READERS & E-BOOKS, 4:30-6 p.m., Patten Free Library, 33 Summer St., Bath; hands-on information session; 443-5141, ext. 25.

VALENTINE CARD CLASS, 7 p.m.,
Karen Leveille, 1020 High St., Bath;
make two cards & a small gift using
card stock, rubber stamps, ink &
embellishments; $12 materials fee;
pre-register by Jan. 25 389-4633.

Thu/31

MISCELLANEOUS

GUIDED BEAVER PARK MORNING
WALKS, 7-8 a.m., Lisbon; 353-9075
or lisbonme.org.

RARE READS BOOK GROUP, 10
a.m. or 6 p.m., Topsham Public
Library, 25 Foreside Road; discussing “The Snow Child,” by Eowyn
Ivey; 725-1727 or www.topshamlibrary.org.

TIME FOR TWOS, 10:30-11 a.m.,
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer St.,
Bath; short stories, songs and puppets; free; 443-5141 x17 or
www.patten.lib.me.us.

HOMESCHOOL TIME, 1-2 p.m., Patten Free Library, 33 Summer St.,
Bath; 443-5141.

LEGO LEAGUE, 3:30-4:15 p.m., Patten Free Library, 33 Summer St.,
Bath; bring your own Lego bin and a
snack; 443-5141.

CREATIVE MOVEMENT EDUCATION,
4-5 p.m., Bath Dance Works, 72
Front St., Bath; student-centered
and engaging movement acticities
for children ages 6-12; $15 per
class or $60 for five classes; [email protected]

WINTER OPEN HOUSE, 5 p.m., Bowdoin College Museum of Art; free;
725-3276.

LINE DANCING, beginners 6 p.m.,
intermediate/advanced 7:15 p.m.,
People Plus Center, 35 Union St.,
Brunswick; $20 per month; register
729-0757; questions Janice
McLaughlin 729-6945.

BRUNSWICK HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI
MONTHLY MEETING, 6 p.m.,
Library, Brunswick High School, 116
Maquoit Rd.; all alumni welcome;
[email protected]

PERFORMANCES
DREAMLAND THEATER: 7 p.m., “Man
on a Wire,” Winter Street Center, 880
Washington St., Bath; bring your own
supper; $5; [email protected]

“THE MATCHMAKER,” 7 p.m., Community Hall, Merriconeag Waldorf
School, 57 Desert Rd., Freeport;
$5.

PUBLIC MEALS
REGION 10 CAFÉ, run by students,
noon-1 p.m., Region 10 Technical
High School, 68 Church Road,
Brunswick; 3-course meal $7.50;
reservations encouraged 729-6622.

TALKS-WORKSHOPS
COMPUTER CLASSES, “Creating an
Email Account,” 11 a.m.-Noon, People Plus Center, 35 Union St.,
Brunswick; led by computer tutor
Jack Hudson; free, for members
only; 729-0757.

CURRENT EVENTS FORUM, noon,
Morrell Meeting Room, Curtis
Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St.,
Brunswick; free; 725-5242.

MIDDLE EAST CONVERSATION
SERIES, 2 p.m., People Plus Center,
35 Union St., Brunswick; Ed Knox to
moderate; free, but pre-register;
729-0757.

MUSHROOM EXPERT: “Foraging for
Edible & Medicinal Mushrooms,” by
Greg Marley, 7 p.m., Freeport Community Center, 53 Depot St.
Fri/1

BLOOD DRIVE
AMERICAN RED CROSS MID COAST
CHAPTER , 10 a.m. & 3 p.m., 16
Community Way, Topsham;
www.RedCrossBlood.org or 1-800-

RED-CROSS.
MISCELLANEOUS
MAINE FAMILIES BOOK-NIC, “Fine
Motor Skills,” 10 a.m., Topsham
Public Library, 25 Foreside Rd.;
enhance child’s enjoyment of books
through parent-child play; 725-1727.

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME, 10:30-
11:15 a.m., Patten Free Library, 33
Summer St., Bath; stories, songs,
puppets and crafts for 3- to 5-yearolds; free; 443-5141 x17 or
www.patten.lib.me.us.

CHESS CLUB, 4-4:45 p.m., Patten
Free Library, 33 Summer St., Bath;
ages 7-11; led by Nathaniel Rines;
free; 443-5141 x17 or
www.patten.lib.me.us.

NEW ARTISTS RECEPTION, 5-7
p.m., Centre St. Arts Gallery, 11
Centre St., Bath; featuring work by
Barbara Eldred, Liliana Thelander,
Susan Perrine, among others, light
refreshments; 442-0300 or [email protected]

PERFORMANCES

“THE LITTLE MERMAID,” 6 p.m.,
Lisbon Community School, 235
West School St.; by members of the
third & fourth grade Drama Club;
tickets available at the door; 754-
0021.

“THE MATCHMAKER,” 7 p.m., Community Hall, Merriconeag Waldorf
School, 57 Desert Rd., Freeport;
$5.

WINTER CABARET, 8 p.m., The Theater Project, 14 School St.,
Brunswick; adults-only sketch comedy, music & desserts; pay-what-youwant; 729-8584 or www.theaterproject.com.

PUBLIC MEALS
FIRESIDE LUNCHEON, noon, Spectrum Generations, 12 Main St., Topsham; $6 younger than 60, $4 age
60 and older; reservations 729-
0475.

TALKS-WORKSHOPS
TECH MEETUP & BROWN BAG
LUNCH: Digital Photo Editing, Noon-
1 p.m., Morrell Meeting Room, Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant
St., Brunswick;
Sat/2

MISCELLANEOUS

GEORGETOWN COMMUNITY CENTER ANNUAL MEETING, 9 a.m., Ceorgetown Community Center, 19 Old Schoolhouse Rd.; year-in-review, election of officers, light refreshments; 371-2914.

FAMILY DAY, 10 a.m., Pavilion, Bowdoin College Museum of Art; interactive learning & fun with student assistants to the curator; free; 725-3275.

SIP & STITCH, 10-11:30 a.m., Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside
Road; learn to knit or crochet, work
on latest project, check out library
resources; 725-1727 or www.topshamlibrary.org.

ICE & SMELT FESTIVAL, 1-7 p.m.,
Mailly Waterfront Park, Bowdoinham; indoor & outdoor games, puppet show, parade, bonfire, beard
contest & supper; $5 bracelet
admits to all activities except supper $5 extra; 841-5914.
PERFORMANCES

“THE LITTLE MERMAID,” 1 p.m.,
Lisbon Community School, 235
West School St.; by members of the
third & fourth grade Drama Club;
tickets available at the door; 754-
0021.

THE BOBS, 7:30 p.m., Pickard Theater, Memorial Hall, Bowdoin College; an original “band without
instruments”; $10 at Smith Union
info desk; 725-3375.

FILM: “HARDWATER,” 7 p.m.,
Cathance Landing, Lower Main St.,
Bowdoinham; sponsored by Merrymeeting Arts Center & Bowdoinham Public Library, to be followed by
Q&A with film producer Ryan Brod;
$5 includes access to Ice & Smelt
Festival the following day; 841-
5914.

TWYCE SHY & STRING TIDE, 7 p.m.,
Orion Performing Arts Center, 66
Republic Ave., Topsham; to benefit
Woodside One-Wheeler’s trip fund;
$10 at The Music Center or
www.twyceshy.com; www.woodsideonewheelers.org.

WINTER CABARET, 8 p.m., The Theater Project, 14 School St.,
Brunswick; adults-only sketch comedy, music & desserts; pay-what-youwant; 729-8584 or www.theaterproject.com.

PUBLIC MEALS
BENEFIT SPAGHETTI SUPPER, 5-7
p.m., St. Charles Parish Hall, McKeen St., Brunswick;; spaghetti &
meatballs, salad, roll, dessert; $7,
$4 age 12 and under, under 5 free;
$20 families.

We welcome community groups to list their special events in Calendar. Items should be submitted two weeks in advance. Send them to: Calendar Editor, The Times Record, P.O. Box 10, Brunswick, ME 04011; or e-mail, [email protected] Include name and phone number.