May 18: AUBURN, “Much Ado About Nothing,” will be performed at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday at 2 p.m. on Sunday at Auburn Middle School. 784-9757

May 18: CARTHAGE, Derrick and Melody Cameron will perform at 7:30 p.m. at New England Celtic Arts Theatre, 168 Winter Hill Road. $8/$10 562-4445

May 18: LEWISTON, award-winning writer Alake Pilgrim will read from her bork at 7 p.m. at Bates College Benjamin Mays Center. 786-6330

May 18: LEWISTON, a multi-generational celebration of Franco folk fiddling and dancing will be held at 7 p.m. at Bates College’s Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, Russell Street. Free. 782-0386.

May 18: NORWAY, the 15th annual plant sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday at the Progress Center, 35 Cottage St. 743-8049

May 18: TURNER, Charles Plummer will present a program on Solon Chase of Turner at 6:30 p.m. at the Leavitt Institute Building, 98 Matthews Way. Free 225-2629


May 19: AUGUSTA, Old Grey Goose International will perform at 7:30 p.m. at UMA Jewett Hall Auditorium. $10/$5 621-3551

May 19: FARMINGTON, the Tour D’Art Open Studio Show and Sale will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday in the western Maine area. 778-5642

May 19: FRYEBURG, a Home, Garden and Flower Show will be held at the Fryeburg Fairgrounds. The times are Friday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $7 935-2845

May 19: LEWISTON, composer and bassist, Sam Sherry, with his band, Ursa Major, will perform at 8 p.m. at Bates College Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. 786-6135

May 19: LEWISTON, the Midcoast Symphony Orchestra will perform at the Franco-American Heritage Center, Cedar Street. $12 371-2028

May 19: LEWISTON, line dancing will be held Fridays from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Central Hall, Lisbon Street. 783-6667

May 19: PORTLAND, a Friday night Latin dance party will be held at 8 p.m. at Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St. 773-0002

May 19: PORTLAND, a swing dance, with music by Maine’s Swingin’ DJs, will be held at 9 p.m. at North Deering Grange Hall, 1408 Washington Ave. 653-5012

May 19: PORTLAND, a “Comedy Jam,” with Shane Mauss, Ellen Moschetto and Tammy Pooler, will be held at 7:30 p.m. at Liquid Blue, 440 Fore St. $5 615-4079

May 19: 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

May 19: RUMFORD, Riot Act will perform at 9 p.m. at the Shak, 12 Oxford Ave. $5 364-4649

May 19: RUMFORD, a dinner/dance and open mic jam will be held at 6 p.m. at the American Legion Hall. $12/$25 364-0808

May 19: RUMFORD, a Relay for Life will be held at the Hosmer Field complex. 364-8358