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Congregation Beth El, Bangor hosts Cantor Levin as she presents the music of cuba

My Songs for the Jews of Cuba

By Mary-Anne Saxl on April 12, 2016, at 12:51 p.m.
Saturday, May 7, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Location: Congregation Beth El, 183 French Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207.945.4578 VISIT CUBA IN BANGOR WHEN: May 7, 2016 WHERE: Congregation Beth El, 183 French Street, Bangor TIME: 7:30 Come to Congregation Beth El to experience “My Songs for …
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“Animals of Acadia in Bronze”

By Bar Harbor ART on April 12, 2016, at 11:27 a.m.
Friday, July 1, 2016 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: ART on West Gallery, under the ART sign, 78 West Street, on the Waterfront, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-288-9428; facebook.com/Art.on.West.Gallery Award winning bronze sculptor David Smus shares his love of Acadia in his presentation, “Animals of Acadia in …
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IMFA Student Berkay Tok

Experimental Music Collaborative in concert at the IMRC Center

By Eleanor Kipping on April 11, 2016, at 2:44 p.m.
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Innovative Media Research and Commercialization Center , 104 Stewart Commons, IMRC Center, Orono, Maine For more information: intermediamfa.org Orono — On Tuesday, May 3rd at 7:00p.m., UMaine Intermedia MFA graduate students studying experimental music composition will hold a concert of …
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Maureen Hancock LIVE!

By Kathy Hardy on April 11, 2016, at 10:45 a.m.
Thursday, May 26, 2016 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Cross Insurance Center, 515 Main Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207.989.5631; q1065.fm/events-bangor/maureen-hancock-live-at-cross-insurance-center-in-bangor-2/26-may-2016-cross-insurance-center/ Here is your chance for an “out of this world” experience and opportunity to connect with a spirit medium, live and in person. Combining her gift of …
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Los Lonely Boys in Concert

By Eric B. Gordon on April 11, 2016, at 9:36 a.m.
Saturday, June 25, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Waterfront Pavilion, Main Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 800-745-3000 BANGOR — Waterfront Concerts, The Gracie Theatre and Husson University will present Los Lonely Boys in concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at the Gracie Theatre. Hailing from San Angelo, …
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Marc Cohn to perform as part of Waterfront Concert series

By Eric B. Gordon on April 11, 2016, at 9:33 a.m.
Thursday, May 5, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Gracie Theatre, Husson University, Bangor, Maine For more information: gracietheatre.com BANGOR — Waterfront Concerts and the Gracie Theatre will present Marc Cohn in concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 5, at the Gracie Theatre, Husson University. Cohn is a Grammy …
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Documentary Film “They Will Have to Kill Us First”

By Eric B. Gordon on April 11, 2016, at 9:32 a.m.
On Thursday, April 21st, The Gracie Theatre and River City Cinema are teaming up to show the powerful Documentary Film: They Will Have To Kill Us First: Malian music in exile This documentary follows musicians in Mali in the wake of a jihadist takeover and subsequent banning of music. Music, …
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Free Family Movie

By Ken Gross on April 04, 2016, at 4:04 p.m.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 6 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/movie-life-of-pi-april-19/ ‘The Life of Pi’ (2012, PG, 127 min.). Part of Maritime Month at the Library. This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news →
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Songwriters Session

By Ken Gross on April 04, 2016, at 3:57 p.m.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/songwriters-begin-again-january-19/ Songwriters meet monthly in preparation for performing their new works at the Library Coffeehouse in June. Call the library at 236-3440 for more information. This post was …
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Yanucks Stand Up Comedy presents comedian Brian Brinegar

By Brian Giles on April 04, 2016, at 8:37 a.m.
Saturday, April 30, 2016 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. Location: Calais Motor Inn, 663 Main St, Calais, MAINE For more information: 904-7605; facebook.com/ReverendBrianJosephGilesComedian/ CALAIS — Yanucks Stand Up Comedy will host a comedy show at 9-11 p.m. Saturday, April 30, at Calais Motor Inn. Show host will be the Rev. …
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Dance to big band music in Brewer

By Janet Klitch on April 02, 2016, at 12:20 p.m.
Saturday, April 23, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Location: Next Generation Theatre, 39 Center St, Brewer, 04412 For more information: 207-989-7100; nextgenerationtheatre.com BREWER — Dance to big band music with the Skyliners 7:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday, April 23, at Next Generation Theatre, 39 Center St. Numbers will include favorite arrangements …
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Dave Rowe enchanting an audience.

Cabin Fever Concerts presents Dave Rowe in Turner

By David Rowe on April 02, 2016, at 8:21 a.m.
Saturday, April 9, 2016 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Location: First Universalist Church, 450 Turner Center Road, Turner Center, Maine For more information: 207-754-0954; daverowemusic.com TURNER — The First Universalist Church of Turner Center will echo with the sounds of folk music for a good cause at 7-9:30 p.m. Saturday, …
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Your hosts: Christian Clayton and Jessica Libby.

April Dance Party

By Beechstreetdancer on April 01, 2016, at 6:19 p.m.
Friday, April 22, 2016 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Location: Swing & Sway Dancing, 143 Maverick Street, Rt. 17, Rockland, Maine For more information: 207-594-0940; swingnsway.com Join us for our monthly dance party Friday, April 22nd 7-9:30 p.m. We’ll be turning down the lights and dancing the night away. No …
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Cowboy Junkies

Cowboy Junkies on Strand stage

By boxoffice on April 01, 2016, at 2:12 p.m.
Saturday, July 9, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, Maine For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/cowboy-junkies Canadian alternative country/blues/folk/jazz rock band formed in Toronto in 1985 by Margo Timmins (vocalist), Michael Timmins (songwriter, guitarist), Peter Timmins (drummer) and Alan Anton (bassist).The release of their …
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Earl David Reed

Comedian Earl David Reed + Comedy Showcase

By boxoffice on April 01, 2016, at 1:58 p.m.
Friday, June 10, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, Maine For more information: 207-594-0070; rocklandstrand.com/event/comedian-earl-david-reed-strand-comedy-showcase Earl David Reed is known for his dynamic presence, hard-driving wit, and hilarious improvisational style — skillfully interacting with audiences of all kinds. A stand up comedian for …
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Celebrate “Summer Visitor”…an Acadia Centennial painting

By Bar Harbor ART on April 01, 2016, at 12:07 p.m.
Friday, June 3, 2016 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: ART on West Gallery, 78 West Street, under the ART sign, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 208-288-9428; facebook.com/Art.on.West.Gallery ART on West opens it’s First Friday ART Walk season with watercolorist Ivan Rasmussen showing his Acadia National Park Centennial painting …
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Swing into spring with DownEast Dancers

By sknopp on March 30, 2016, at 9:21 p.m.
Saturday, April 9, 2016 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Ellsworth YMCA Gym, State Street, Ellsworth, Maine For more information: 207 664-3355; n/a ELLSWORTH — DownEast Dancers will hold a Swing into Spring DJ dance 7:30-10 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at the Ellsworth Y gymnasium. A jitterbug swing dance lesson will …
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Farrar Family Benefit Supper

By Jen Hopkins on March 30, 2016, at 1:15 p.m.
Plymouth Fire & Rescue is holding a Benefit Spaghetti Supper for Aarin Farrar and his family. On March 26, 2016, our former Deputy Chief and current fire fighter was in a very serious plane crash. Arrin has undergone multiple surgeries already and has a long road to recovery, with his …
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Cabin Fever Releaver Dance

By Robin Dow on March 30, 2016, at 12:23 p.m.
Sunday, April 10, 2016 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Cabin Fever Releaver Dance, Rt # 131, Searsmont, Maine For more information: 342-3259 Come Dance with: The Wildwoods Band, and Chris Fyfe, with appearances by : John Whitman Sr. Cowboy and his Sweetheart, Patty Coombs. and The Pinwheele Brothers. on …
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Stripwrecked Burlesque at Studio 55

By Margaret Brownlee on March 29, 2016, at 8:53 a.m.
Saturday, April 23, 2016 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Studio 55, 55 Market Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 508-868-7638; brownpapertickets.com/event/2533219 Join the dancers of Stripwrecked Burlesque, Wicked Burlesque and local performers at Studio 55 in Portland on Saturday, April 23rd at 8:00pm. Tickets are available online for $15 …