Special Events

0

May 29: AUBURN, the fifth annual Walk for Wishes will be held at 6 p.m. at Festival Plaza. 236-3171

May 29: FARMINGTON, a Memorial Day Parade and other events, will be held at 10 a.m. in Farmington.

May 29: HARRISON, the Memorial Day Parade will be held at 8:30 a.m. starting at Calvary Community Church. 583-4713

May 29: LISBON FALLS, the annual Memorial Day Parade will be held at 9 a.m. starting at Craft’s on Route 196. 353-4388

May 29: LITCHFIELD, a Memorial Day Parade will be held at 9 a.m. starting at Central Firehouse. 268-4383

May 29: MONMOUTH, a Memorial Day parade will be held at 9 a.m. starting at the North Monmouth Community Church.

May 29: OXFORD, the Memorial Day parade will be held at 9 a.m. starting at Oxford Elementary School.

May 29: SABATTUS, a Memorial Day parade will be held at 9 a.m. starting at the American Legion Hall, Island Road. 375-8897

May 29: SOUTH PARIS, the Lilac Lap, 5K race, will be held at 8 a.m. at McLaughlin foundation Garden. 743-8820

May 29: WEST PARIS, the Memorial Day parade will be held at 11 a.m. starting on Maple Street. 674-3046

May 30: PORTLAND, Annie Deppe and Theodore Deppe will present poetry readings at 7 p.m. at the Acoustic Coffee, 32 Danforth St. 780-4428

June 1: AUBURN, an English Tea, fundraising event, will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Auburn Public Library, Spring Street. $7 333-6640

June 2, 3: BRUNSWICK, the 70th annual Miss Maine Scholarship Pageant will be held at 7 p.m. at Brunswick High School Crooker Theater. $35/$25 797-7281

June 2, 3: FALMOUTH, the North Atlantic Figure Skating Club’s annual ice show will be held at 7 p.m. at Family Ice, Hat Trick Drive. $10/$7 781-4200

June 2: LEWISTON, the second annual Law Enforcement donut eating contest will be held at 9 a.m. at Dunkin Donuts, 319 Main St. 795-9000

June 2, 3: OXFORD, the American Cancer Society Relay for Life will be held at the Don Gouin Athletic Field. 743-5754

June 2: PORTLAND, a benefit haddock chowder, lobster roll or ham salad luncheon will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Friday at North Deering Congregational Church, 1364 Washington Ave. $6.50/$3.75 883-3568

June 2: SALEM, the Coffee House Night/Film and Art Festival will be held at Mt. Abram High School. 684-3757

June 2-4: WEST PARIS, Old Home Days, with pony rides, music, kid’s parade, games and more, will be held on Main Street.

June 3, 4: AUGUSTA, the Third Maine Regiment Volunteer Infantry re-enactment will be held at 10 a.m. at Capitol Park. 966-1224

June 3: BETHEL, the Family Fishing Festival, with workshops, fishing derby, exhibitors, outdoor barbecue and more, will beheld from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Androscoggin River. 1-800-442-5826

June 3: FARMINGTON, the annual yard and plant sale will be held at Fairbanks School, Route 4. 778-3808

June 3: FREEPORT, the Rhododendron Auction and Flower Show will be held at 10 a.m. at the USM Stone House Conference Center, Wolfe’s Neck Road. 729-9755

June 3: GRAY, a program on the Maine Conservation School and fly tying and fly casting will be held at Maine Wildlife Park, Route 26. 657-4977

June 3: LEWISTON, the third annual Ride Against Hunger will be held at at 9 a.m. starting at L-A Harley, Main Street.

June 3: NEW GLOUCESTER, the International Arts and Cultural Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Pineland Campus, 83 Pineland Drive. $10/$5 688-2244

June 3: STRONG, the Second Annual Sandy River Paddlefest will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Strong to Fairbanks. 778-9214

June 3: SUMNER, a benefit lawn sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sumner Fire Station, Route 219. 388-2904

June 3: WEST PARIS, the Old Home Days Auto Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Agnes Gray School. $5 674-2973

June 4: AUBURN, the National Cancer Survivor Day “Celebration of Life,” will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lost Valley Lodge. 795-7118

June 4: PORTLAND, the Maine 2006 Antique Paper Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Holiday Inn West, 81 Riverside St. $4 828-8065

June 4: PORTLAND, the Old Port Festival, with parade, music, entertainment, cuisine from around the world, children’s activities and more, will be held in downtown Portland.

June 4: SABATTUS, a public breakfast will be held from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at the American Legion Hall, Island Road. $6/$3

June 5, 7, 10: TOPSHAM, auditions for Topsham’s teen idol will be held for ages 11-18 from 5 to 7 p.m. on June 5 and 7 and June 10 from 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. at Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside Road. 725-1727

June 6: PORTLAND, the Third Annual Entrepreneurial Awards event will be held at 5:30 p.m. at Southern Maine Community College, 2 Fort Road. $75 741-5574

June 7: RANGELEY, a ladies breakfast will be held at 7 a.m. at the Wilhelm Reich Museum, Dodge Pond Road. 864-3443

June 9, 10: LEWISTON, the Professional Bull Riders will perform at the Colisee, 160 Birch St. $30/$15 783-2009

June 9: WINTHROP, a fish chowder luncheon will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Winthrop Congregational Church. $6 377-8639

June 10: AUBURN, the annual “Scrap-O-Rama” will be held from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the First Universalist Church. $30/$35 783-0461

June 10: AUBURN, the Sixth Annual Benefit Bike Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Auburn Wal-Mart parking lot.

June 10: CANTON, the Fifth Annual Canton Summer Fest, with auto show, bike parade, food, games, and more, will be held at the Canton Municipal Building in the ball field. $3/$1 597-3043

June 10: CAPE ELIZABETH, a tour of Fort Williams will be held at 10 a.m., led by Joel Eastman and Kenneth Thompson. $15/$20 799-6337

June 10: GRAY, artist/cartoonist/author Tom Merriam will present a program on wildlife cartoons and buttons at Maine Wildlife Park, Route 26. 657-4977

June 10: NEW GLOUCESTER, a yard sale will beheld from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sabbathday Lake Grange Hall. 657-4612

June 10: PORTLAND, the Second Annual “Walk With Me,” to benefit Easter Seals, will be held at Deering Oaks Park. 828-0754

June 10, 11: SKOWHEGAN, the Maine Antique Power Association Annual Show, with tractors, antique snowmobiles, silent auction, food and more, will be held at the Skowhegan State Fairgrounds.

June 10, 11: WINDSOR, the Sixth Annual Maine Fiber Frolic will be held at Windsor Fairgrounds. $4/$1 935-4075

June 11: PORTLAND, the Seventh Annual Walk With the Ones You Love event will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. at Back Cove. 874-1030

Advertisement