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April 14: ATHENS, Evergreen will perform at 7 p.m. at Somerset Academy, Academy Street. 649-5980

April 14: AUGUSTA, Sylvia LeLievre, Cape Breton balladeer, will perform at a benefit concert at 6 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, Capitol Street Ext. 626-2893

April 14: BRUNSWICK, Giuseppe Emiliani will perform “The Day of the Song,” at 7 p.m. at Bowdoin College Wish Theatre. Free 724-3375

April 14: FARMINGTON, Headliners will perform at 8 p.m. at UMF Olsen Student Center. Free 778-7346

April 14: GARDINER, Revision, jazz/funk group, will perform at 7:30 p.m. at Johnson Hall, 280 Water St. $9/$4 582-7144

April 14: MANCHESTER, a string quartet will perform “The Seven Last Words of Christ,” at 7 p.m. at the North Manchester Meeting House Church. Donations

April 14, 16: NEW VINEYARD, the Kingdom Life Singers will perform at 7 p.m. at Open Bible Baptist Church, 268 Barker Road. 778-9065

April 14: RUMFORD, D’Jango with “Posin,” Poison tribute band, will perform at 9 p.m. at the Shak, 12 Oxford Ave. $5 864-4649

April 15: BATH, the Maine Fiddler’s concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. at the Chocolate Church Arts Center, 798 Washington St. $10/$14 442-8455

April 15: RUMFORD, Starr Faithfull will perform at 9 p.m. at the Shak, 12 Oxford Ave. $5 864-4649

April 15: SACO, Kristen Short and Heather Pierson will perform acoustic music at 7:30 p.m. at the Saco Coffeehouse, 60 School St. $7/$10 743-5010

April 15: TOPSHAM, the Toshiko Akiyoshi Quartet will perform jazz music at 7:30 p.m. at Orion Performing Arts Center. 725-3375

Dance

April 14, 16, 20, 21, 23, 27, 28, 30: GORHAM, Ballroom Dance Parties will be held every Thursday, Friday and Sunday at Centre of Movement School of Performing Arts, Route .25. 839-3267

April 14-May 26: LEWISTON, line dancing will be held Fridays from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Central Hall, Lisbon Street. 783-6667

April 14, 21, 28: PORTLAND, a Friday night Latin dance party will be held at 8 p.m. at Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St. 773-0002

April 15: AUBURN, the Firefighters Ball, with music by the Broad Street Band, will be held at 6 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn. $30 777-3724

April 15, 22, 29: CUMBERLAND, ballroom dancing will be held at 8 p.m. at the West Cumberland Recreational Hall, Blackstrap Road. 829-3737

April 15, 22, 29: PORTLAND, a ballroom dance party will be at 8 p.m. at Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St. $6 773-0002

April 15: SABATTUS, a supper, followed by a dance, will be held at 5 p.m. at Jacques Cartier Club, Wales Road. $6/$2.50 375-9008

April 16: LEWISTON, Steve and the Good Ole Boys will play at the Lewiston Singles Club dance at 7 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 150 East Ave. $8/$7 784-3660

For kids

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April 15: AUBURN, the Auburn Parks and Recreation Department spring celebration, for children ages ten and under, will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. at Festival Plaza, Main Street. 784-0191

April 15: FARMINGTON, the annual Easter Egg Hunt, for children ages two to ten, will be held at 9 a.m. in the field at Cascade Brook School. 491-5786

April 15-22: FREEPORT, the Kids Spring Fun Week, with many activities, will be held at L.L. Bean Flagship Store, Main Street. 552-6046

April 15: MEXICO, the River Valley Easter Egg Hunt, for children up to age six, will be held at 9 a.m. behind the Mexico Fire Station. 364-3241

Special

April 14: AUBURN, an open mic will be held at 7 p.m. at the First Universalist Church, Pleasant Note Coffeehouse. 782-3099

April 14: BRUNSWICK, the Second Friday ArtWalk will be held from 5 to 7:30 p.m. in the Brunswick area. 798-6964

April 14, 15: BUCKFIELD, magician George Saterial will perform at 7:30 p.m. at Oddfellow Theater, Route 117. $10/$6 336-3306

April 14: FARMINGTON, an Easter bake sale will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the lobby of Franklin Memorial Hospital.

April 14, 15: LEWISTON, the Kora Temple Shrine Circus will be held at 4 and 8 p.m. on Friday and 9:30 a.m. and 2 and 7 p.m. on Saturday at the Colisee, 160 Birch St.$10/$4 782-6831

April 14: PORTLAND, a “Comedy Jam,” with Shane Mauss, Randy Winn and Tammy Pooler will be held at 7:30 p.m. at Liquid Blue, 440 Fore St. $5 854-9778

April 14, 21, 28: PORTLAND, a benefit haddock chowder, lobster roll or ham salad luncheon will be held 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Friday at North Deering Congregational Church, 1364 Washington Ave. $6.50/$3.75 883-3568

April 14: RUMFORD, an Easter ham dinner will be held at 11:30 a.m. at Seniors Plus, Congress Street. $4/$2.50 364-3572

April 14: WINTHROP, a fish chowder luncheon will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Winthrop Congregational Church. $6 377-8639

April 15: FALMOUTH, poetry readings will be presented at 2 p.m. at Books Etc., Route 1. 780-5973

April 15: PORTLAND, a “Comedy Jam,” with Korte Yeo, Andrea Henry and Joe LaRoche will be held at 7:30 p.m. at Liquid Blue, 440 Fore St. $5 854-9778

April 15: SOUTH PARIS, a benefit Chinese auction will be held at 3 p.m. at Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School cafeteria. 674-2936

April 15: UNITY, the 24th Annual Unity College spring 5K road race will be held at 9:30 a.m. at Unity College. 948-3131

April 16, 23, 30: BRIDGTON, an open mic night will be held every Sunday at 3 p.m. at Cafe DeCarlo, Main Street. Free 647-4596

April 16: FARMINGTON, an Easter sunrise service will be held at 5:50 a.m. on Voter Hill, Route 43.

April 16: MEXICO, an Easter sunrise service will beheld at 6 a.m. at Mountain Valley Middle School parking lot, Highland Terrace.

April 16: NEWRY, an Easter mountain top sunrise service will be held at 7 a.m. at the top of Barker Mountain. 824-5896

April 16: UNITY, a community Easter egg hunt will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Unity Community Center, 32 School St. 948-9005

April 16: UNITY, a public brunch will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Unity Community Center, 32 School St. $6/$4 948-9005

Theater

April 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, 23: AUBURN, “The Event,” will be performed at the East Auburn Baptist Church, corner of Turner and Church Streets. Show times are April 13, 14, 20 and 21 at 7 p.m. and April 15, 22 and 23 at 2 and 6 p.m. 782-0348

April 14, 15: BRUNSWICK, the Theater Project will perform “Arnold Archaeopteryx and the Way the World Began,” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday at the theater School Street. 729-8584

April 14, 15: FARMINGTON, “Songbird,” will be performed at 7:30 p.m. at UMF Alumni Theater. Donations 778-7224

April 14: LEWISTON, “Jewel’s Hope,” a dramatic Easter musical, will be performed at 7 and 8 p.m. at Vineyard Church, 9 Foss Road. Free 784-9500

April 14-May 7: PORTLAND, Mad Horse Theatre Company will perform “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead,” at the theatre, 25A Forest Ave. Show times are Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., April 16, 23 and 30 at 7 p.m. and May 7 at 5 p.m. $16 730-2389

April 14-May 7: PORTLAND, Good Theater will perform “Enchanted April,” at St. Lawrence Arts Center, 76 Congress St. Show times are Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. $18/$12 885-5883

April 14-23: PORTLAND, Portland Stage Company will perform “The Price,” at 25A Forest Ave. Showtimes are Wednesday-Friday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 4 and 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. $33/$19 774-0465

April 15, 16, 17: FARMINGTON, “The Centurion,” will be performed at 7 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church, 268 Perham St. Free 778-9696

Films

April 15: FARMINGTON, “Future of Food,” will be shown at 5:30 p.m. at UMF Roberts Learning Center. Free 491-5544

April 15: PORTLAND, the Deaf Film Festival will be held from 1 to 10 p.m. at USM Luther Bonney Auditorium. $15/$6 780-4989

April 15: ROCKLAND, “The Secret Garden,” will be shown at 1 p.m. at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. 542-3723

Books

April 15: AUBURN, Marjorie Gilbert, author of “The Return,” will sign copies of her book from noon to 3 p.m. at Waldenbooks at the Auburn Mall. 783-8946

April 15: BANGOR, Richard Judd and Edward “Zip” Kellogg, authors of “Katahdin Trails: Lucius Merrill and the Paths to Katahdin,” will sign copies of their book at 2 p.m. at Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow St. 947-8336

April 15: PORTLAND, Erica Rand, author of “Ellis Island Snow Globe,” will sign copies of her book at 3 p.m. at USM Glickman Family Library. Free 780-4289

Lectures

April 14: LEWISTON, Alan Elze will speak on “History of the Bates Mill,” at noon at L-A College, 51 Westminster St. $6/$8 753-6510

April 15: AUBURN, Michael Pabst, Christian Science practitioner, will speak on “Christian Healing Through God’s Love,” at 2 p.m. at the Auburn Police Station, One Minot Ave. 782-0012

April 15: BRUNSWICK, Tianjian Shi from Duke University will speak on “Elections and Chinese Understanding of Democracy,” at 2 p.m. at Bowdoin College Cleaveland Hall. Free 725-3046

Suppers

April 14: AUBURN, a baked stuffed fish supper will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, 71 S. Main St. $8/$7 782-1118

April 14: LEWISTON, a fish or corn chowder supper will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Holy Cross Parish Hall. $5/$1 240-3291

April 14: LISBON, a baked ham supper will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. at the American Legion Hall. $5 784-0447

April 14: LISBON, a baked bean and casserole supper will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the VFW Hall, Route 196. $6/$3 353-2152

April 15: AUBURN, a baked bean and casserole supper will be held at 5 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, 439 Park Ave. $6/$3

April 15: CANTON, a chicken pie supper will be held at 5 p.m. at Ponemah Rebekah Lodge Hall. $7/$5 597-2168

April 15: CHESTERVILLE, a baked bean and casserole supper will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Chesterville Grange Hall. $6/$3

April 15: LIMINGTON, a benefit baked bean supper will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Limington Centre of Movement, Route 25. $5/$3 839-3267

April 15: NEW GLOUCESTER, a baked bean and casserole supper will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. at the AMVETS Hall. $6/$2

April 15: TURNER, a benefit spaghetti supper will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Boofy Quimby Hall. Donations 224-7817

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