April 25: FARMINGTON, an Education Job Fair will be held at 1 p.m. at UMF Dearborn Gym. Free 778-7029

April 25-26: LISBON, a Family Fun and Game Night will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at Lisbon Community School, 33 Mill St., in the gym. 353-3299

April 25: PORTLAND, a Cafe Review Open Poetry will be held at 7:30 p.m. at Center for Cultural Exchange, One Longfellow Square. $5 761-0591

April 26: LEWISTON, the Fourth Literacy Coffeehouse, featuring an evening of poetry, stories, song and sharing of creative work, will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Lewiston-Auburn College, 51 Westminster St. 753-6513

April 27: LISBON FALLS, an Open Mic and Showcase will be held every Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Lisbon Teen Center Coffee House, 32 Main St. 784-2338

April 27: PORTLAND, the Comedy Connection Improv Comedy will be held every Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. at the Comedy Connection, 16 Custom House Wharf. $6 774-2006

April 27: WILTON, a Spring Job Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Wilton CareerCenter, 865 Rt. 2. 645-4372

April 28: SOUTH PARIS, a Spring Fling Fashion Show will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Four Seasons Function Center. $10 743-9777

April 29-May 1: FRYEBURG, a Home, Garden and Flower Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday at the Fryeburg Fairgrounds. 935-2845

April 29: LISBON, a book swap will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at Lisbon Community School, 33 Mill St. 353-3299

April 29: 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

April 30: AUBURN, a Mother, Daughter, Doll Tea Party will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Woman’s Literary Union clubrooms, 19 Elm St. $6/$2 784-6708

April 30: AUBURN, the Fifth Annual Mother/Daughter Tea will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Woman’s Literary Union clubhouse, 19 Elm St. $6/$2

April 30: BUCKFIELD, an evening of high energy juggling and uproarious comedy with TWO and Etienne McGinley, will be held at 7:30 p.m. at Oddfellow Theater, Rt. 117. $10/$6 336-3306

April 30: FARMINGTON, a kid stuff sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Old South Congregational Church, Main Street. 779-0589

April 30: GRAY, the Annual Spring Book Sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Gray Public Library, 5 Hancock St. 657-4110

April 30: JAY, a spring yard sale will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Rose of Lima Parish Hall. 897-4818

April 30: MEXICO, a “Let’s Give Cancer the Boot” fund-raising event and Children’s Fun Day at God’s L’il Ranch, will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Miller residence, 23 Worcester St. $5 364-7953

April 30: PORTLAND, the Maine Vacation and Travel Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Portland Exposition Building. 797-9228

April 30: PORTLAND, a “Comedy Jam,” featuring Christopher Grass and Jeremie Remain, magician, will be held at 7:30 p.m. at The Liquid Blue. 774-9595

April 30: RUMFORD, a Celebration of Women’s Health will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Rumford Hospital. 369-1143

April 30: SALEM, a book, puzzle, food and craft fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Salem Community Building. 678-2874

April 30: TURNER, a scrapbooking crop fundraiser will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Leavitt Area High School. $20/$25 786-0744

April 30: WOOLWICH, the annual public fund-raising dinner, talent presentation and auction will be held at 6 p.m. at the Taste of Maine Restaurant. $25/$35 725-6009

April 30: YARMOUTH, the 17th Annual Heirloom Appraisal Event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the American Legion Log Cabin, Main Street. $5 846-6259

May 1: HALLOWELL, the Maine Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Extravaganza will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Slates. $25 725-9175

May 1: LISBON, the Annual Beaver Park Fishing Derby will be held from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. 353-9075

May 1: MEXICO, the Waite Family Benefit, with games, moon walk, food, bake sale, auction and more, will be held from noon to 4 p.m., followed by a dance, with music by E and I Band, at Black Mountain Ski Lodge.

May 1: PORTLAND, Psychic Sunday will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Howard Johnson, 675 Main St., Rt. 1. $1 286-1427

May 1: RUMFORD, a Family Fun Time will be held from noon to 4 p.m. at Black Mountain. 562-8613

May 1: SABATTUS, a buffet breakfast will be held from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at the Harry Conway Legion Hall, Island Road. $5/$2

May 5: AUBURN, a National Day of Prayer observance will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Festival Plaza, Main Street. 783-0801

May 5: FARMINGTON, a National Day of Prayer observance will be held at noon at the Meeting House Park Gazebo. 778-2981

May 5: WILTON, a National Day of Prayer observance will be held at noon at the Bass Park Gazebo at the head of Wilton Lake. 778-2981

May 6: PORTLAND, storytelling by Ashley Bryan will be held at 6 p.m. at the Portland High School in the John Ford Theatre. 767-6488

May 6: PORTLAND, author Monica Wood will present a reading and sign copies of her book at 7 p.m. at Longfellow Books, 1 Monument Way. 772-4045

May 6, 7: SABATTUS, a Spring Bazaar will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Dominican Sisters Convent, 61 Lisbon Road. 375-8399

May 6, 7, 8: SUMNER, a Spring Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Hedgehog Hill Farm, 54 Hedgehog Hill Road. 388-2341

May 7: BRUNSWICK, four expert art appraisers will provide verbal opinions and appraisals of objects brought in by the general public from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bowdoin College Museum of Art. $5 725-3275

May 7, 8: FARMINGTON, the Annual Used Book Sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday at the Elks Lodge. 778-3460

May 7: LEWISTON, a Woman’s Health Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Central Maine Medical Center Conference Center, 12 High St.795-2398

May 7: LEWISTON, the All Maine Invitational L/A Arts 16th Annual Art Auction will beheld at 6 p.m. at L-A College, 51 Westminster St. $30/$35 782-7228


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