Calendar of Events for May 27, 2011

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Music

May 27: GREENE, Mac McHale and Carolyn Hutton will perform old-time mountain music at 2 and 7 p.m. at Araxine Wilkins Sawyer Memorial, 371 Sawyer Road. Free 946-5311

May 27: LEWISTON, Zak Smith and the Tumbleweed Company will perform at 8 p.m. at She Doesn’t Like Guthries, 115 Middle St. 376-3344

May 27: NORWAY, an open mic night will be held at 7 p.m. at the First Universalist Church. $3

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May 27: TURNER, the Way Down Willys will perform at 7 p.m. at Foreseasons Restaurant.

May 27: WILTON, a fun night of British folk music will be held at 7 p.m. at Baker’s Market Cafe, 285 Main St. Donations 779-9026

May 28: FARMINGTON, the Maine Mountain Chamber Music concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. at UMF Nordica Auditorium. $12 778-4699

May 28: HALLOWELL, Andrew S. Thomas will perform at 6 p.m. at Francesca’s Italian Restaurant, 234 Water St. 622-1110

May 28: MADISON, Dirty McCurdy will perform at the VFW Hall, 58 Preble Ave. 696-3806

May 28: NAPLES, the Brookside Blues Band will perform at 9 p.m. at Rock’s Cafe. 1-800-439-9473

May 28: PARIS, musician Jordan Kaulback will perform at 7 p.m. at Smilin’ Moose, 10 Market Square. 739-600

May 28: PORTLAND, Antje Duvekot, with Liz Longley, will perform at 8 p.m. at One Longfellow Square, 181 State St. $15/$18 761-1757

May 29: AUBURN, the Watoto Children’s Choir from Uganda, East Africa, will perform at 7 p.m. at the Auburn United Methodist church, 439 Park Ave. Free 838-1722

May 29-Sept. 4: DIXFIELD, country, bluegrass and gospel jam sessions will be held from noon to 6 p.m. every Sunday at Countryfolk Music Theatre, Route 2, East Dixfield. Free 645-4411

May 29, June 5, 12: GRAY, an open mic/blues jam will be held every Sunday from 3 to 7 p.m. at Tailgate Bar and Grill, 61 Portland Road. 657-7973

May 29, June 5, 12: LEWISTON, karaoke night will be held at 8 p.m. every Sunday at Schemengees Bar and Grille, 551 Lincoln St. 777-1155

May 29, June 12: LIVERMORE FALLS, Sonny and Friends will perform at 12:30 p.m. at the Livermore Falls gazebo. 897-3229

May 29: OXFORD, singer-songwriter Mitch McVicker will perform at 6 p.m. at Oxford Advent Christian Church. 743-7310

May 31: RANGELEY, Buddy MacDonald and Cape Breton fiddler Rachel Davis will perform at 7 p.m. at Lakeside Theater, Main Street. $15/$20 864-5000

May 31, June 6: ROCKPORT, the Odeon Orchestra spring concert will be held at 7 p.m. at the Rockport Opera House.

June 1: AUBURN, Zack Pomerleau will perform folk and blues music at noon at the Auburn Public Library, 49 Spring St. 333-6640

June 1: CARTHAGE, Buddy MacDonald and Cape Breton fiddler Rachel Davis will perform at 7 p.m. at Skye Theatre Performing Arts Center, 2 Highland Drive. $15 562-4445

June 1, 8: LIVERMORE FALLS, Stained Grass will perform at 6 p.m. at the Livermore Falls gazebo. 897-3229

June 1: PORTLAND, Neon Trees will perform at 7:30 p.m. at State Theatre, 609 Congress St. $20 1-800-745-3000

June 1: PORTLAND, Tom Russell will perform at 8 p.m. at One Longfellow Square, 181 State St. $25 761-1757

June 2: BROWNFIELD, Cedric Watson and Bijou Creole will perform at 8 p.m. at Stone Mountain Arts Center, 695 Dugway Road. 935-7292

June 2, 9: LEWISTON, a blues jam will be held at 8 p.m. every Thursday at The Cage, 97 Ash St. 783-0668

June 2: PORTLAND, the Avett Brothers, with special guests John Oates, will perform at 7:30 p.m. at State Theatre, 609 Congress St. $39.50 1-800-745-3000

June 2: PORTLAND, Suzie Brown and Emilia Dahlin will perform at 8 p.m. at One Longfellow Square, 181 State St. $12/$15 761-1757

June 2: UNITY, Buddy MacDonald and Cape Breton fiddler Rachel Davis will perform at 7:30 p.m. at Unity College Centre for the Performing Arts, 42 Depot St. $15 948-7469

Dance

May 27: MECHANIC FALLS, the Disclaimers will play at a dance at 8 p.m. at the Silver Spur, Route 121. $10 345-3211

May 27: PARIS, Jaci’s Jazzettes dance team will perform at 7 p.m. at Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School. 890-2799

May 28: AUBURN, a dance and karaoke, with Jean Louis, will be held at 8 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, South Main Street. Free 782-1118

May 28: MECHANIC FALLS, Allen Tradition will play at a dance at 8 p.m. at the Silver Spur, Route 121. $10 345-3211

May 28: PARIS, an old- fashioned dance, with music by the Jones Dance Band, will be held at 7 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, Church Street. $5 743-5723

May 28: TURNER, Skosh will play at a dance at 8 p.m. at Foreseasons Restaurant. $3

May 30: AUBURN, Zumba clubbing will be held at 7 p.m. at Club Texas, 150 Center St. $3 312-2277

May 30, June 6: DRESDEN, country western line and partner dancing will be held at 7 p.m. at the Dresden Masonic Hall, Route 127. $3/$4 785-4866

June 1, 8: LEWISTON, country line dancing will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Central Hall, Lisbon Street. 786-0003

June 1: MECHANIC FALLS, Zumba clubbing will be held at 6 p.m. at the Silver Spur, Route 121. $10 312-2277

Kids

May 27: AUBURN, a “Safe Kids Spring Fling,” with members of the Auburn Police Department, will be held from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Joker’s Family Fun Center at the Auburn Mall.

May 27: GORHAM, auditions for young musicians for the Southern Maine Children’s Chorus, Portland Young People’s String Consort, Portland Youth Junior Orchestra, Portland Youth Symphony Orchestra and Portland Youth Wind Ensemble will be held at USM Corthell Concert Hall, 37 College Ave. 780-5256

Special

May 27: LEWISTON-AUBURN, “Art Walk Lewiston Auburn” will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. in down Lewiston and Auburn. 782-7748

May 27: LIVERMORE FALLS, “History Night,” a tribute to the rich heritage of Livermore Falls, with horse-drawn wagon rides, photo and antique exhibits, historic crafts, antique cars, music and food, will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Main Street. 897-6158

May 27-30: PARIS, a lilac festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at McLaughlin Garden Center, 97 Main St. 743-8820

May 28: BELGRADE, the second Friends of the Belgrade Library 5K walk, run and jog will be held at 9 a.m. at Belgrade Central School. 465-3524

May 28, 29: BOOTHBAY, an arts and crafts show will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Boothbay Commons. 633-2404

May 28, 29, 30: DAMARISCOTTA, the “Fish Ladder Restoration Festival ” will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Damariscotta area. 563-5172

May 28: GARDINER, auditions for the “Whatever Week Talent Show” will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. at Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center, 280 Water St. 582-7144

May 28: LEWISTON, the annual Memorial Day parade will be held at 9:30 a.m. starting at Kennedy Park, with a dedication of flags at noon at Simard-Payne Memorial Park. 786-2305

May 28, 29: OWLS HEAD, the “Truck, Auto and Antique Aeroplane Show” will be held at the Owls Head Transportation Museum, 117 Museum St. 594-4418

May 28: POLAND SPRING, the fourth annual “Poland Spring Heritage Day” will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Poland Spring Resort, Route 26. 998-4142

May 28: WEST PARIS, a spring sale will be held at 8:30 a.m. at the West Paris Grange Hall, Church Street. 674-3241

May 30: BUCKFIELD, a Memorial Day parade will be held at 9 a.m. starting at the Buckfield Municipal Center. 336-2743

May 30: JAY, a Memorial Day parade will be held at 10 a.m. starting at Memco on Main Street.

May 30: LISBON, the annual Memorial Day parade will be held at 9 a.m. starting at Crafts Transport, Route 196. 353-4388

May 30: NORWAY, a Memorial Day parade will be held at 9 a.m. starting at the Advertiser Democrat on Main Street. 743-2935

May 30: PARIS, a Memorial Day parade will be held at 10:30 a.m. starting on Western Avenue in front of the courthouse. 743-8418

May 30: RUMFORD, a Memorial Day parade will be held at 10 a.m. starting at the American Legion Hall, 189 Congress St. 357-7110

May 30: SABATTUS, a Memorial Day parade will be held at 9 a.m. starting at the American Legion Hall, Island Road. 375-4058

May 31-June 4: KENNEBUNKPORT, the “Fine Living Festival,” an early summer fine food, art and wine festival, will be held in the Kennebunkport area. 772-3373

Theater

May 27, 28, 29: BATH, the New England Regional Theater Company will perform “The Sound of Music” at Morse High School Montgomery Theater, High Street. Showtimes are 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. $13/$15 798-6966

May 27-29: FREEPORT, “Gershwin Girls,” a cabaret-style musical revue, will be presented at the Freeport Factory Stage, 5 Depot St. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Friday andSaturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. $18/$15 865-5505

May 27, 28, 29, June 2, 3, 4: HALLOWELL, Gaslight Theater will perform “The Importance of Being Earnest” at Hallowell City Hall. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. $10/$12 626-3698

May 27-June 18: OGUNQUIT, “Avenue Q” will be performed at the Ogunquit Playhouse, 10 Main St. 646-5511

May 27, 28: PORTLAND, “It Goes Without Saying” will be performed at 8 p.m. at Lucid Stage, 29 Baxter Blvd. $15/$12 899-3993

May 27-29: PORTLAND, the Portland Players will perform “Side Show” at the theater, 420 Cottage Road, South Portland. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. $15/$20 799-7337

June 1, 2: RUMFORD, auditions for the children’s theater show “A Bug’s Life” will be held at 6 p.m. at the Rumford Public Library. 418-7813

June 2-12: FREEPORT, “Late Nite Catechism” will be performed at the Freeport Factory Stage, 5 Depot St. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. $5 865-5505

Books

May 28: DRESDEN, a book sale, with plant and bake sale, will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bridge Academy Public Library, 44 Middle Road. 737-8810

June 2: LEWISTON, Christina Solak-Goodwin, author of “Battling Bipolar Disorder, a Memoir,” will sign copies of her book from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center. 514-0336

Films

May 27: LEWISTON, “The Rehearsal” will be shown at noon at Lewiston Public Library, 200 Lisbon St. Free 783-9141

May 27: MONMOUTH, “Blithe Spirit” will be shown at 7 p.m. at Cumston Hall. $5 933-9999

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