Today

March 17: AUGUSTA, Paula T. Work, curator of zoology at the Maine State Museum, will speak on “Elly May’s Critters,” at 7 p.m. at the Maine State Museum. Free 287-2301

March 17: BATH, Tyler Wood, organ and Jan van Voorst van Beest, drums, will perform at 5:30 p.m. at the Chocolate Church Arts Center, 798 Washington St. 442-8455

March 17-19: BOOTHBAY HARBOR, the Moxie Youth Players will perform “Pinocchio,” at 7 p.m. at the Boothbay Harbor Opera House. $5 633-3112

March 17-18: FARMINGTON, the Mt. Blue Theatre Company will perform three one-act comedies at 7 p.m. at Mt. Blue High School Auditorium. $4.50/$3

March 17: PORTLAND, a St. Patrick’s Day celebration will be held at 10 a.m. at Children’s Museum of Maine, 142 Free St. 828-1234

March 17: SOUTH PARIS, a Lenten luncheon will be held from noon to 1 p.m. at Deering Memorial United Methodist Church, corner of Main and Church Streets. $5

March 17: LEWISTON, Ken Cohen will speak on “Qigong and Medical Science, the Way of Qigong: Philosophy, Principles and Science of an Ancient Healing Practice From China,” at 7 p.m. at Lepage Conference Center at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center. Free 777-8898

March 17: LEWISTON, L/A Arts presents Samite, who will perform traditional and contemporary African music at 7:30 p.m. at the Ramada Inn, 490 Pleasant St. $18/$15 782-7228

March 17-19: NAPLES, “Footloose,” will be performed at Lake Regional High School. Show times are Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. $8 693-6221

March 17: PORTLAND, Dr. Mary Hunter, Bowdoin College music professor, will speak on “The Comedy in the Barber of Seville,” at 6:30 p.m. at Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square. 842-0800

March 17: PORTLAND, Adam Sweeting, associate professor of humanities at Boston University, will speak at 7 p.m. at USM Glickman Library. 780-4920

March 17: PORTLAND, salsa and swing dancing will be held at 8:30 p.m. at Maplewood Dance Center, 383 Warren Ave. 878-0584

March 17: PORTLAND, Jara Goodrich will perform on the harp at 12:15 p.m. at First Parish Church, 425 Congress St. Free 773-5747

Tomorrow

March 18, 19: AUBURN, “Super Size Me,” will be shown at 6:30 p.m. on Friday and noon on Saturday at the YMCA, 62 Turner St. 795-4095

March 18: BRUNSWICK, the Theater Project will perform “Romeo and Juliet,” at the theater, 14 School St. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. $10 729-8584

March 18, 19: BUCKFIELD, Four Shadow, a cappella group, will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and 2 and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at Oddfellow Theater, Rt. 117. $12 336-3306

March 18-19: ELLSWORTH, “Arsenic and Old Lace,” will be performed at the Grand Auditorium, Main Street. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. $18/$8 667-5911

March 18: FALMOUTH, naturalist and photographer Bob Bittenbender will speak about the polar bears of Hudson Bay at 7 p.m. at Gilsland Farm Audubon Center. 781-2330

March 18: FARMINGTON, the game show “Let’s Make a Deal,” will be held at 8 p.m. at UMF Olsen Student Center. Free 778-7346

March 18: GARDINER, Mark “Guitar” Miller and his band will perform soulful emotional blues music at 7:30 p.m. at Johnson Hall Performing Arts Center, 280 Water St. $8 582-7144

March 18: GARDINER, the Delta Heart Choir will present a Lenten Cantata at 6 p.m. at the Winter Street Baptist Church. 345-3040

March 18: GEORGETOWN, Radio Sol will perform rock at 8 p.m. at Robinhood Free Meetinghouse Restaurant, 210 Robinhood Road. 371-2188

March 18: LEWISTON, Mihoko Maru, clarinetist, will perform at 8 p.m. at Bates College Olin Arts Center Concert Hall. 786-6135

March 18-19: MONMOUTH, the Monmouth Community Players will perform “Jekyll and Hyde,” at Cumston Hall. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., March 24 at 7:30 p.m. and March 20 at 2 p.m. 933-9999

March 18: 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

March 18: PORTLAND, a Friday night Latin dance party will be held at 8 p.m. at Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St. 773-0002

March 18: PORTLAND, Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill will perform Celtic music at 8 p.m. at Center for Cultural Exchange, One Longfellow Square. 761-0591

March 18: RANGELEY, a Cabin Fever Reliever Concert will be held at 7 p.m. at the Rangeley Public Library. 864-5529

March 18: SABATTUS, a benefit potluck supper will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Jillson’s Farms, Jordan Bridge Road. $5/$6 375-4737

March 18: SACO, the Portland Symphony Orchestra’s Kinderkonzert series will be held at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. at Fairfield School. $3 773-6128

March 18: WATERVILLE, the Fourth Annual Big Event, with high energy activities, food, prizes, presentations and more, will be held from 7 p.m. to midnight at Alfond Youth Center, 126 North St. $10/$8 743-9503


Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.