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Things to do: Arts & Crafts

By Julie Harris, BDN Staff

BANGOR — Quilt show by Bear Paw Quilt Guild, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, April 30, Sunbury Retirement Village, 922 Ohio St., second building in from the street. Luncheon noon-2 p.m. Admission $3.

EAST MACHIAS — Benefit concert 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, Centre Street Congregational Church, in the center of town, to raise money to restore the church’s historic mechanical-action organ. Gene Nichols and Duane Ingalls will perform “Variations on Three Themes from ‘Negotiating Worthless Instruments’ in E Major;” The Wallpaper Quartet will play selections by Dvorak, Gabrieli, Finger and Gluck; and church organist Robb Cook will demonstrate the organ, which was built right after the Civil War.

EASTPORT — A “Sustainability Social,” potluck supper for members of Eastport Art Gallery, Stage East, Eastport Strings, Northern Lights Film Society, Concert Series, ArtsBloom and Passamaquoddy Bay Symphony Orchestra as well as any interested members of the community, at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, at the Eastport Arts Center. Plans also are under way for the second annual “Rites of Spring,” May 26-29 and the “Moose Island Follies,” July 1-2. No reservations required for the potluck supper. For more information, call the Eastport Arts Center, 853-4650 or email:

ORONO — Freelance journalist and author Heather Pringle on “What Mummies Tell Us About Ourselves,” 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, at Phi Kappa Phi induction ceremony, at Buchanan Aumni House, University of Maine.

ROCKLAND — Library Game Night, hosted by The Game Loft, 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St. Several board games, role-playing games and word games available. All games nonelectronic. Open to all ages. Snacks provided. The library’s lower level entrance is located on the side of the library facing the staff parking lot.  For more information, call 594-0310.

WINTER HARBOR — Kaitlyn Metcalf of Trenton will introduce new works from her “Starboard Series” and “Maine Men Series” in a solo show title “Promises of P.O.S.H.” at Schoodic Arts for All, Hammond Hall, Main Street. Opening reception with the artist 5-8 p.m. April 22.

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