Safe Passage 5K
The Annual Safe Passage is a non-profit organization working in Guatemala City to bring hope, education, and opportunity to the children and families living in extreme poverty. Come show your support and have a good time at the 12th Annual 5K and Fiesta. There will be live music by Primo Cubano and lots of family-friendly fun!
Izzy is a beautiful, intelligent, single women with a doting 80 year old grandmother who is determined to see her granddaughter get married before she dies. Giving cupid a nudge, this granny hires a matchmaker and sets out to find her granddaughter the perfect mate. But will Sam, the neighborhood pickle man, be the kind of man Izzy has in mind? Don't miss the charming comedy.
2016 Southern Maine AIDS Walk and 5K Run
Join the 8th annual Southern Maine AIDS Walk and 5K Run. As Frannie Peabody Center's largest annual fundraiser, proceeds benefit medical case management, housing assistance, mental health and substance abuse counseling, emergency assistance as well as free HIV and Hepatitis C testing.
Portland Ovations presents: Ying Quartet with Zuill Bailey
Longtime collaborators the Ying Quartet and cellist Zuill Bailey reunite in a special program that features an unforgettable adaptation of Schumann's most expressive cello concerto, as well as intimate performances of his lesser known works.
Maine Business Hall of Fame South
The Maine Business Hall of Fame South recognizes individuals who have made a lasting impact on both our economy and our community. Now in its 27th year, this is one of our most popular events. Enjoy a night of delicious food and inspiring company, and celebrate the careers of three remarkable contributors to Maine's economy.
Maine Island Trail Association presents Splash
Join the Maine Island Trails community by kicking off the boating season in style! We're looking forward to an exciting night of food, music, camaraderie, fundraising, and more. Help fund a busy summer of caring for wild islands and connect with fellow boaters, conservationists, and island lovers.
2016 AIA Maine Design Awards Celebration
The AIA Maine Design Awards program recognizes the achievements and design excellence of Maine architects. All entries will be displayed at the Awards Ceremony and showcased as part of the Biennial Design Review.
Maine Island Trail Association kicks off the 2016 boating season in style! Enjoy an exciting night of food, music, camaraderie, and more. Help Maine Island Trail Association fund a busy summer of caring for wild islands and connect with fellow boaters, conservationists, and island lovers.
CIFF Selects Screening
Camden International Film Festival bring Academy Award-winning director Michael Moore's latest film, Where to Invade Next to Camden. Just in time for election season, American's favorite political provocateur is back with this provocative and hilarious comedy in which Moore will stop at nothing to figure out how to actually make America great again.
Camden International Film Festival Selects
HOW TO LET GO OF THE WORLD AND LOVE ALL THE THINGS CLIMATE CAN'T CHANGE from Josh Fox screens in honor of Earth Day and as part of Sustainable Maine series - CIFF's program connecting Maine-based environmental leaders and allies with powerful documentary films that spark public dialogue and responsive, local actions to address the intersecting environmental challenges.
N.C. Wyeth: Painter
This exhibition features several landscape, seascape, and figural paintings made by famed American illustrator N.C. Wyeth. Known for his book and magazine illustrations, N.C. was also eager to demonstrate his ability as a painter whose skills went beyond the requirements of adhering to the narratives for which his illustrations were commissioned.
TEDxDirigo presents Ebb + Flow
TEDxDirigo will present Ebb + Flow for a very special spring event. TEDxdirigo Ebb + Flow will explore how human communities have shaped the from and history of the Mount Desert Island and vice versa as Acadia National Park and the National Park system as a whole turn 100. TEDxDirigo Ebb + Flow will feature live speakers and an oceanfront party.
Unseen Treasures: The Cawley Collection of Wyeth Archival Material
In 2015, the museum was gifted material from the late Charles Cawley and his wife Julie. The material includes, books, journals, magazines, and exhibition catalogues and brochures in which the works of the Wyeths are featured. The exhibition highlights a selections of works from the Cawley gift as well as Wyeth artworks given to the museum of by the Cawley's.
Annual Plant Sale
A great selection of perennials, annuals, herbs and seedlings, from full shade to full sun, will be available. All plants are donated by volunteers friends and neighbors. There will be plants for beginner gardeners and those with green thumbs. Local master gardeners will be present to answer questions and your plants and gardens.
Portland Ovations presents: "The Lightning Thief"
Based on the first book in the best-selling Percy Jackson and The Olympians series by Rick Riordan, TheatreWorks USA's latest adaptation The Lightning Thief is the story of Percy, a 12-year-old boy who journeys into a world of mythological monsters and Greek Gods as he struggles with ADHD and dyslexia.
Muskie Fund Dinner
The 2016 Hon. Edmund S. Muskie Access to Justice Award Dinner honors Kevin Hancock, President of Hancock Lumber, a champion of fairness and justice for all and a leader in the cause of civil legal aid. The dinner will recognize Kevin for his leadership in the community and the impact he had in furthering access to justice in Maine.
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