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Maine living calendar for Tuesday, April 26

BAR HARBOR — The Bar Harbor Merchant Street and Taste of Bar Harbor Craft Fair, on May 21, designed to highlight Bar Harbor merchants and local crafters. In case of rain, the Craft Fair will be held at the Town of Bar Harbor Municipal Building located on Cottage Street, across from Hannaford Supermarket. Proceeds from table registration will benefit The Common Good Cafe Soup Kitchen in Southwest Harbor. For details visit or

BELFAST — Opening reception for “Aprons, Arms, Legs and Drawers,” an exhibition on furniture, 5-8 p.m. May 6, at Aarhus Gallery, 50 Main St. The exhibit runs May 5-29.

For information call 338-0001 or where a slide show of the current works is available.

BIDDEFORD — Monthly Biddeford ArtWalk 5-8 p.m. April 29, and will feature University of New England student work and open studios in the North Dam Mill, along with swing music by the Mezcalitos, while across the street LACAVA shows work by artist Gedy Moody. For information, visit or contact Tammy Ackerman at 229-3560 or

BROOKS — Art opening “Painting Maine by the Roadside” by Dianne Horton of Swanville and Sandy Dolan of Searsport at 6 p.m. April 29, at Marsh River Theater, which also will begin its season at 7:30 that evening.

BUCKFIELD — The Oddfellow Theater in Buckfield will present “The Early Evening Show” by Oddfellow Theater 7:30 p.m. May 6 and 7. Tickets $14, adults; $12, seniors; and $8, children 12 and under. For tickets and information, 336-3306 or

DAMARISCOTTA — “Metamorphoses” by Heartwood Regional Theater Company at 7:30 p.m. May 6, 7, 13 and 14, and 3 p.m. May 15, in Parker B. Poe Theater at Lincoln Academy. For reservations call 563-1373 or visit Information at

EAST MILLINOCKET — Discovery Channel’s “American Loggers” at 9 p.m. Friday, April 29, to visit The Nature Conservancy’s St. John River Forest, where the Pelletier brothers will help the Conservancy log land for sustainability.

ELLSWORTH — Fairy houses crafted by artists Christina Heiniger, Rebekah Raye, Jeanne Seronde Perkins, Lucy Tracy, Wendilee Heath O’Brien and Tim McCormick will be raffled at the end of the month at Woodlawn Museum, Route 172, Surry Road. To view the houses, $5 adults and children 12 and under free. Children provided with materials to make a fairy wand. For information, call 667-8671.

HALLOWELL — Art talk on watercolor artist Diane Dubreuil’s experience in France with plein air painting, 7 p.m. May 12, The Harlow Gallery, 160 Water St. $3 suggested donation. Dubreuil’s website is

PORTLAND — Italian Life Expo, June 9-11, at Portland’s Ocean Gateway June 9-11. Tickets are $35 per session or $90 for an entire day. Anyone wishing to join in the celebration can purchase tickets at or view the weekend schedule at

ROCKLAND — Annual spring recruitment of volunteers and information meeting, 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 3, at Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland. Refreshments. Reservations appreciated . Call museum’s Volunteer Manager Niki Dabrio at 596-6457, ext. 143.

WALDOBORO — Weaving workshops taught by Sara Hotchkiss, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 26-27, April 30-May 1, and May 24-25, Old Point Comfort Studio, 28 Pitcher Road. For information call Hotchkiss at 832-8133, email at or visit

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