Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Southern Maine Events Calendar
April 21st to April 27th   

Have an upcoming event? Let everyone know about it with the Local Events Calendar! E-Mail Neil Ravin at nravin@portlandradiogroup.com with a brief description or press release.

 

Events for Tuesday April 21st
Spring Break Science Exploration Mini Camp
9am-12pm at the Children’s Museum and Theatre of Maine
Join us for three days of curiosity quenching science exploration!
We’ll use the museum’s exhibits and natural artifacts as prompts for fun experiments, art projects, and games.
Visit http://kitetails.org for more information.

Wild About Saving – Kid’s Day
10am-2pm at Infinity Federal Credit Union
If you have ever been thinking of opening an account for your kiddos, NOW IS THE TIME! All you need is your child’s Social Security Card & Birth Certificate. The $5.00 minimum opening deposit will be provided by Infinity Federal Credit Union. Kids that open a savings account during this event will each receive a special “Wild about Saving” gift!
Visit http://infinityfcu.com for more information.

The Court Martial of Paul Revere
12-1pm at the Maine Historical Society
MHS hosts author Michael Greenburg on Tuesday April 21, at 12 Noon. Greenburg will discuss his book, “The Court-Martial of Paul Revere: A Son of Liberty and America’s Forgotten Military.” Greenburg’s book is the first to examine in detail Revere’s conduct before, during, and after the Penobscot Expedition.
Visit http://mainehistory.org for more information.

Beginner Swing Dance Classes
6-7pm at Mayo Street Arts
This 6-week progressive class starting 3/24 will get you out on the dance floor! Come learn Charleston basics in a fun and supportive environment. In addition to fun new moves, we’ll teach you how to connect with any partner on the dance floor, and build your confidence dancing to different styles and tempos of music.
Visit http://portlandswingproject.com for more information.

 

Events for Wednesday April 22nd
Wednesday Night Stomp
7-9:30pm at Acoustic Artisans
594 Congress St (2nd Floor)
Join every Wednesday night for dancing to a variety of swing music. Come practice your new moves, shake off some mid-week stress and have a bunch of fun.
Visit http://portlandswingproject.com for more information.

Take the Stage: Fourth Annual Shure National Open Mic Night
at The Dogfish Bar & Grille
Support your local music scene and listen to some great live music during the 4th annual National Open Mic Night sponsored by Shure. A week-long celebration of music at more than 75 venues nationwide, Shure Open Mic Night features aspiring artists using the same mics that have shared the stage with legendary performers for decades.
Visit http://shure.com/openmicnight for more information.

Earth Day Celebration
10am-5pm at the Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine
Celebrate Earth Day with a full day of interactive science programs, Earth-inspired art projects, puppet shows, and general merriment in honor of the planet we call home.
Visit http://kitetails.org for more information.

 

Events for Thursday April 23rd
Portland Sea Dogs vs. Trenton Thunder
6pm at Hadlock Field
Visit http://seadogs.com for tickets & information.

Papermaker
7:30 at Portland Stage
During a paper mill strike in a small Maine town, the lives of two families collide around a company CEO and a man building a wooden ark in his yard.
Visit http://portlandstage.org for tickets & more information.

American Girls Club
3-5pm at the Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine
You and your doll are invited to a special memory-making event. Experience what makes each doll special, play a timeless game, share a tasty snack, and make matching flower crowns for you and your doll to take home.
Visit http://kitetails.org for more information.

Free Beer and Cheese Tasting
4:30-6:30pm at Maine Beer and Beverage Company
Join us to taste some great brews with Mike Guinard of Wicked Wines and Great Beers. Like good beer? Come Try some! Also featuring cheese from K. Horton Specialty Foods and bread from Big Sky Bakery.
Visit http://mainebeerandbeverage.com for more information.

 

Events for Friday April 24th
Portland Sea Dogs vs. Trenton Thunder
6pm at Hadlock Field
Visit http://seadogs.com for tickets & information.

Petit déjeuner du vendredi
7:30-8:30am at The Language Exchange
Croissants, baguette, confiture, beurre, cafe au lait…these breakfasts are for beginning through advanced students who want to practice French in a relaxed setting.
Visit http://immersionprograms.com for more information.

 

Events for Saturday April 25th
Portland Sea Dogs vs. Trenton Thunder
1pm at Hadlock Field
Visit http://seadogs.com for tickets & information.

3rd Annual Community Electronic Waste Recycling Day
9am-1pm at the USM Portland Campus
Woodbury Campus Center Parking Lot
Got some old or unwanted electronics taking up space in your house? Get rid of them the environmentally friendly way! Drop them off at the USM Portland Campus to be recycled 
Email ssweeney@usm.maine.edu or call 207-780-4658 for more information.

Girl Scouts of Maine Car Care Badge Workshop
9:30am-1:30pm at Autoworks Inc
107 Government Street in Kittery
Autoworks, Inc. of Kittery, Maine is pleased to announce the second Girl Scouts of Maine Car Care Badge Workshop for girls in grades 9-12 and adults in a relaxed, fun environment that will build your confidence around cars. From service to safety, you will learn how to change a tire, what the different fluids are and where to check the oil level and much more.
Visit http://girlscoutsofmaine.org/ for more information.

YMCA Healthy Kids Day
10am-1pm at the YMCA Of Southern Maine
the Y will celebrate Healthy Kids Day®, our national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids. The Y is all about more. The more support, guidance and opportunities we give kids…the more amazing qualities they’ll get out. The more they get out, the more they can achieve growing up.
Visit http://ymcaofsouthernmaine.org/ for more information.

Maine Roller Derby Doubleheader
4-9pm at the Portland Expo
Back at the Expo, so now it’s twice as much derby to fit into your Saturday. Maine Roller Derby’s B Team vs Aroostook Roller Derby and the Port Authorities vs Bangor Roller Derby.
Visit http://mainerollerderby.com/ for more information.

 

Events for Sunday April 26th
Portland Sea Dogs vs. Trenton Thunder
1pm at Hadlock Field
Visit http://seadogs.com for tickets & information.

Bike Swap
10am-1pm at the USM Sullivan Gym
Hundreds of bicycles of all types will be for sale, including mountain bikes, road bikes, classic cruisers, kids’ bikes and hybrids. A large test riding area will allow shoppers to try out bicycles and volunteers will be on hand to help with pricing and bike fitting.
Visit http://www.bikemaine.org/events-old/great-maine-bike-swap for more information.

Papermaker
7:30 at Portland Stage
During a paper mill strike in a small Maine town, the lives of two families collide around a company CEO and a man building a wooden ark in his yard.
Visit http://portlandstage.org for tickets & more information.

Judy Collins
2:30-4:30pm at Merrill Auditorium
PSO Pops! Judy Collins Live in Concert
The hauntingly beautiful voice of Judy Collins has been moving the hearts and minds of audiences for decades. Don’t miss your chance to hear this legendary artist sing live with your PSO.
Visit http://www.portlandsymphony.org for tickets & information.

 

Events for Monday April 27th
Portland Sea Dogs vs. Binghamton Mets
6pm at Hadlock Field
Visit http://seadogs.com for tickets & information.

Story Hour
10-11am at Pineland Farms
15 Farm View Drive in New Gloucester
Join us for an hour of good books and meeting new friends.
Visit http://pinelandfarms.org/ for more information.

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