Jan. 28: ELLSWORTH, the Blues Brothers will perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Grand Auditorium. $16/$18 667-3783

Jan. 28: FARMINGTON, Native Oak, featuring Randy Gauvin, guitar, Bill Colwell, lead singer/mandolin and Paul Soucie, bass, will perform at 7 p.m. at the G.I. Coffee House at the Old South Congregational Church.

Jan. 28: GEORGETOWN, the Girl Band will perform classic rock at 8 p.m. at the Robinhood Free Meetinghouse, 210 Robinhood Road. 371-2188

Jan. 29: DIXFIELD, Derek Blodgett will perform at 7 p.m. at the Dixfield Coffee House, High Street. $5 562-8575

Jan. 29: LEWISTON, classical pianist Awadagin Pratt will perform at 8 p.m. at Bates College Olin Arts Center Concert Hall. $8/$5 786-6135

Jan. 29: LEWISTON, the Don Roy Trio will perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Franco-American Heritage Center, Cedar Street. $8/$10 783-1585

Jan. 29: NAPLES, Pam Baker and the SG’s will perform at 9 p.m. at Bray’s Brew Pub, 678 Roosevelt Trail. 693-6806

Jan. 29: ORONO, Noreen and Phillip Silver will present a cello and piano recital at 7:30 p.m. at UMO Minsky Recital Hall. $6 581-1755

Jan. 29, 30: PORTLAND, Women in Harmony will perform at 7 p.m. on Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday at St. Luke’s Cathedral, 143 State St. $15/$10 749-7705

Jan. 29: WALDOBORO, the Old Grey Goose will perform at 8 p.m. at Waldo Theatre, 916 Main St. 832-6060

Jan. 30: BRUNSWICK, the Maine Jazz Alliance will perform at 2:30 p.m. at the Curtis Memorial Library, Pleasant Street. Free 373-0306

Jan. 30: LEWISTON, Frank Glazer, pianist, will perform at 3 p.m. at Bates College Olin Arts Center Concert Hall. 786-6135

Jan. 30: WILTON, a benefit concert will be held at 2 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 386 Main St. Donations
Dance
Jan. 28, 29, Feb. 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12: AUGUSTA, a dance party will be held every Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Club Liquid, 349 Water St. 623-2277

Jan. 28, 30, Feb. 3, 4, 6, 10, 11, 13: GORHAM, Ballroom Dance Parties will be held every Thursday, Friday and Sunday at Centre of Movement School of Performing Arts, Rt. 25. 839-3267

Jan. 28: ORONO, the Garth Fagan Dance Company will perform at 8 p.m. at Maine Center for the Arts. $21/$26 581-1755

Jan. 28, Feb. 4, 11: PORTLAND, a Friday night Latin dance party will be held at 8 p.m. at Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St. $5 773-0002

Jan. 29: AUBURN, the Countryside Dancers will hold a dance and potluck supper at 6 p.m. at High Street Congregational Church, 106 Pleasant St.

Jan. 29: CARRABASSETT VALLEY, the Sugarloaf Charity Ball, with music by the Edith Jones Project, will be held at the King Pine Room of the Base Lodge. $50/$90 797-7130

Jan. 29, Feb. 5, 12: CUMBERLAND, ballroom dancing will be held at 8 p.m. at the West Cumberland Recreation Hall, Blackstrap Road. 829-3737

Jan. 29: NORTH YARMOUTH, a benefit contradance and potluck supper will be held at 6 p.m. at Wescustogo Hall, Rt. 115. Bring food and desserts.

Jan. 29, Feb. 5, 12: PORTLAND, a ballroom dance party will be held at 8 p.m. at Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St. $6 773-0002

Jan. 29: SABATTUS, a dance, preceded by a baked bean and casserole supper will be held at 5 p.m. at the Jacques Cartier Club, Wales Road. $6/$2.50

Jan. 29: WELCHVILLE, the Country Ladds will play at a dance at 7:30 p.m. at the Emugene Staples Hall. 743-8287

Jan. 30: LEWISTON, Steve and the Good Old 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
Jan. 28: WINTHROP, a Pajama Party will be held at 6 p.m. at Apple Valley Books, Main Street. 377-3967

Jan. 29: SOUTH PARIS, a days come play event will be held from 10 a.m. to noon at Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School. Free 583-2803
Special
Jan. 28: BRIDGTON, the Tenth Annual Moonlight Charity Challenge will be held at Shawnee Peak 772-5305

Jan. 28: CARRABASSETT VALLEY, a Carry the Torch for the Cure torchlight parade will be held at Sugarloaf/USA starting at the base lodge at 5:30 p.m. $25 797-7130

Jan. 28: DIXFIELD, Diversity and Tolerance Day will beheld from 8 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. at Dirigo High School. 562-4251

Jan. 28: FARMINGTON, a fish chowder luncheon will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Fairbanks Union Church.

Jan. 28, 29: FARMINGTON, the Mount Blue Curtain Raisers Improv Comedy Troupe will perform at 7:30 p.m. at UMF Nordica Auditorium. $3/$2 778-3561

Jan. 28-Feb. 4: HEBRON, the Hebron Academy Upper School Art Show will be held at Hupper Gallery. The hours are Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Sunday-Thursday, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Free

Jan. 28: NORTH YARMOUTH, an event, featuring Thomas Jefferson Celebrates the Past and Prophesies the Future,” will be held at 7 p.m. at North Yarmouth Academy. $10/$5 926-5933

Jan. 28: NORWAY, Open Mic Night will be held at 7 p.m. at the First Universalist Church, 479 Main St. $3

Jan. 28, Feb. 4, 11: 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/$3.75 883-3568

Jan. 29: AUBURN, a ham dinner will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Odd Fellows Hall, 50 Elm St. $6/$4 998-5359

Jan. 29: AUGUSTA, a rug hooking demonstration will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Maine State Museum. Free 287-2301

Jan. 29: LEWISTON, the Second Annual “Evening Under the Stars” benefit auction will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Ramada Inn. $20 783-9323

Jan. 29: PORTLAND, a made-by-hand Indy Winter Fashion Show will be held at 8 p.m. at Casco Bay Books, 151 Middle St. 541-3842

Jan. 29: RANGELEY, the Sixth Annual Busch North Scene Snowmobile Poker Run for Charity will be held at 11 a.m. at the Rangeley Inn. 224-2060

Jan. 30: AUBURN, a benefit public breakfast will be held from 8 to 10:30 a.m. at the VFW Hall, 588 Minot Ave. $3/$4 784-6883
Theater
Jan. 28, 29, 30, Feb. 4, 5, 6: BIDDEFORD, “Annie Get Your Gun,” will be performed at City Theater. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. 284-9895

Jan. 28-Feb. 6: BRUNSWICK, the Theater Project will perform “Winter Cabaret,” at 14 School St. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Jan. 30 and Feb. 6 at 2 p.m. $15 729-8584

Jan. 28: ELLSWORTH, the Theatre at Monmouth will perform “The Merry Wives of Windsor,” at 7:30 p.m. at the Grand Auditorium. $15/$8 667-9500

Jan. 28-30: LEWISTON, the Public Theatre will perform “Rounding Third,” at the theater, corner of Lisbon and Maple Streets. Show times are Thursday-Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. $16/$14 782-3200

Jan. 28-Feb. 6: PORTLAND, the Portland Players will perform “H.M.S. Pinafore,” at 420 Cottage Road. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. $16/$19 799-7337

Jan. 28-30: PORTLAND, A Company of Girls will perform “The Power Play,” at 10 Mayo St. Show times are Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. $10 775-2119

Jan. 28-30: PORTLAND, the Children’s Theatre of Maine will perform “Our Town,” at 317 Marginal Way. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. $9/$7 828-0617

Jan. 28-Feb. 6: PORTLAND, the Portland Players will perform “H.M.S. Pinafore,” at 420 Cottage Road. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. $19/$16 799-7337

Jan. 28-Feb. 20: PORTLAND, Portland Stage Company will perform “The Foreigner,” at 25A Forest Ave. Show times are Friday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 4 and 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. $32/$16 774-0465

Jan. 28: WALDOBORO, the Theatre at Monmouth will perform “Merry Wives of Windsor,” at 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. at Waldo Theatre, 916 Main St. $12/$9 832-6060

Jan. 29: BRUNSWICK, the Theater Project will hold a one-night only champagne benefit performance of “Winter Cabaret,” at 8 p.m. at 14 School St. 729-8584

Jan. 30: PORTLAND, “Don Giovanni,” Mozart Festival Opera, will be performed at 3 p.m. at Portland City Hall Merrill Auditorium. $36/$53 842-0800
Film
Jan. 29: WESTBROOK, “Indigo,” will be shown at 11 a.m. and 2 and 5 p.m. at the Portland Spiritualist Church, 719 Main St. $10 655-6673
Lectures
Jan. 30: CAMDEN, Frank Deford, award-winning journalist, novelist and screenwriter, will speak on “Sports: The Hype and the Hoopla,” at 2:30 p.m. at the Camden Opera House. $22/$30 236-2923
Suppers
Jan. 28: LISBON, a ham supper will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the VFW Hall, Route 196. $6/$3 353-5291

Jan. 29: SABATTUS, a baked bean and casserole supper, followed by a dance, will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Jacques Cartier Club, Wales Road. $6/$2.50 375-9008


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