July 10, 17, 24, 31: AUBURN, Mary Murphy will perform jazz and blues on the piano at 6:30 p.m. at Holly’s Own Deli and Wine Bar, 84 Court St. 333-3041

July 10: AUBURN, Country Jim and Rusty Nails will perform from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Auburn Mall center court, Center Street. 786-2977

July 10-18: BETHEL, the International Piano Festival will be held at Gould Academy. 824-7778

July 10: BOOTHBAY HARBOR, an evening of jazz will be held at 8 p.m. at Boothbay Harbor Opera House, 86 Townsend Ave. $25 633-6855

July 10: CARTHAGE, the Dave Rowe Trio will perform at 7 p.m. at the Skye Theatre Performing Arts Center, 2 Highland Drive. $10 562-4445

July 10-27: FARMINGTON, Maine Jazz Camp performances will begin at 8 p.m. Sunday-Thursday, 6:30 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday at UMF Roberts Learning Center. 778-7758

July 10-Aug. 2: FRYEBURG, “Music for Summer Evenings” will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Fryeburg Academy. $12/$6 603-367-8661

July 10: LEWISTON, Downeast Brass will perform at noon at Fountain Park, Mill Street. 782-7228

July 10: LEWISTON, Hope Hoffman and Kittlish will perform New England-style tunes at 6 p.m. at Bates College Florence Keigwin Amphitheatre at Lake Andrews Free 786-6400

July 10: LEWISTON, Jim Gallant will perform from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at DaVinci’s restaurant, 150 Mill St. 782-2088

July 10, 24: LIVERMORE FALLS, Nickles & Dimes will perform from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Livermore Falls Gazebo. 897-3229

July 10: PORTLAND, the Maine Opera Atelier will present an opera recital at 5:30 p.m. at Addison Woolley Gallery, 87 Market St. 775-0678

July 10: ROCKPORT, Joseph Silverstein, violin, Patricia McCarty, viola, Marc Johnson, cello, and Liang Wang, oboe, will perform at 8 p.m. at the Rockport Opera House, 6 Central St. $35-$8 236-2823

July 10: WILTON, the Old Crow Band will perform at 7 p.m. at Bass Park. 645-2091

July 11: AUBURN, Justin Labbe will perform on the acoustic guitar at 6:30 p.m. at Holly’s Own Deli and Wine Bar, 84 Court St. 333-3041

July 11: BAR HARBOR, Clarinetist Igor Begelman and pianist Tatiana Goncharova, will perform at 8:15 p.m. at Bar Harbor Congregational Church, 29 Mt. Desert St. $35-$15 288-5744

July 11: BATH, Tracey MacLean, vocals, and Gary Wittner, guitar, will perform at 6:30 p.m. at Solo Bistro, 128 Front St. 443-3373

July 11: BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Nathan Koloski and Carl Dimow will perform at 8 p.m. at Boothbay Harbor Opera House, 86 Townsend Ave. $25 633-6855

July 11-Aug. 1: BRUNSWICK, the Bowdoin International Music Festival will be held Friday and Wednesday evenings at Bowdoin College Crooker Theater. $20-$35 373-1444

July 11: HARRISON, Ball in the House will perform rhythm and blues, hip-hop and gospel music at 8 p.m. at Deertrees Theatre and Cultural Center, Deertrees Road. $16 583-6747

July 11: LOVELL, the Old-Time Radio Gang will perform at 7 p.m. at the Brick Church for the Performing Arts. $10/$5 925-2792

July 11, 12: PARIS, Harpist Deborah Henson-Conant with special guest the Harpbreakers will perform at 8 p.m. at Celebration Barn Theatre, 190 Stock Farm Road. $20/$16 743-8452

July 11: PORTLAND, Kate Schrock will perform at 8 p.m. at North Star Music Cafe, 225 Congress St. $10 699-2994

July 11: ROCKLAND, the Wailin’ Jennys will perform with the Jason Spooner Trio at 8 p.m. at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. $25 594-0070

July 11: ROCKPORT, winners of the Young Stars of Maine program will perform at 7 p.m. at Rockport Opera House, 6 Central St. Free 236-2823

July 12: AUBURN, Tim Clough and Tom Schipper will perform jazz at 6:30 p.m. at Holly’s Own Deli and Wine Bar, 84 Court St. 333-3041

July 12: BAR HARBOR, pianist Christopher Johnson will perform his annual recital at 8:15 p.m. at Bar Harbor Congregational Church, 29 Mt. Desert St. $35-$15288-5744

July 12: BOOTHBAY HARBOR, the music of Andrew Lloyd Webber will be performed at 2:30 p.m. at Boothbay Harbor Opera House, 86 Townsend Ave. $25 633-5159

July 12: FREEPORT, Kathy Mattea will perform acoustic country at 7:30 p.m. at L.L. Bean Discovery Park. 1-877-755-2326

July 12: HARRISON, Vance Gilbert will perform folk music at 8 p.m. at Deertrees Theatre and Cultural Center, Deertrees Road. $16 583-6747

July 12, 13: JEFFERSON, the Maine Academy of Country Music Country Music Weekend will be held at Broken Acres, 160 Valley Road. $10 549-7438

July 12: NORWAY, classical pianist Elan Sicroff will perform at 4 p.m. at First Unitarian Universalist Church, 479 Main St. $15/$10 743-9226

July 12, 13: PORTLAND, moe. will perform at the Maine State Pier, located next to Casco Bay Lines, Commercial Street. $32.50/$60 775-3331

July 12, 13: ROCKLAND, the North Atlantic Blues Festival will be held at 11 a.m. at Harbor Park. $60-$25 593-1189

July 12, 13, 19: SIDNEY, the New England Music Camp’s Bowl in the Pines student concert will be held at 3 p.m. at the camp, Route 23. Free 465-3025

July 13: ALTON, the Down East Country Music Association’s annual North East Division Competitions will be held at 11 a.m. at Happy Acres Bottle Club. $5/$6 793-8884

July 13: BAR HARBOR, the annual pops concert will be held at 8:15 p.m. in the banquet room of the Parkside Restaurant, 185 Main St. $25/$35 288-5744

July 13, 20, 27: BATH, the Bowdoin International Music Festival Sunday concerts will be held at 2 p.m. at the Chocolate Church Arts Center, 798 Washington St. $5 442-8637

July 13: BUXTON, a bluegrass jam session will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. at the Roost Function Hall. $4/$3 774-0170

July 13: FARMINGTON, the Hyssongs will perform a gospel concert on the lawn at 6 p.m. at Henderson Memorial Baptist Church, corner of Academy and Main streets. Free/donations 778-2163

July 13, 20, 27: FRYEBURG, Music for Sunday Afternoons will be held Sundays at 7:30 p.m. at Bion Cram Library, off Bradley Street. $12/$6 603-367-8661

Dance

July 11: LEWISTON, traditional New England contra dancing, with music by Perpetual eMotion, will begin at 8 p.m. at Lewiston Public Library Callahan Hall, 200 Lisbon St. $2/$5 513-3050

July 11: LIMINGTON, a family swing dance will be held at 7 p.m. at Centre of Movement School of Performing Arts, Route 25. $3 637-3467

July 11: MECHANIC FALLS, Bobby Reed and Wildhorse will play at a dance at 8 p.m. at the Silver Spur, 272 Lewiston St. $10 345-3211

July 11: NORWAY, the teen Art Moves Dance Group will perform at 6 p.m. at Art Moves Dance Studio, 13 Cottage St. 743-5569

July 11: PARIS, the Jones Old Fashioned Dance Band will play at a dance at 7 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, Church Street. $5

July 11, 18, 25, Aug. 1: PORTLAND, a Friday night Latin dance party will be held at 8 p.m. at Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St. 773-0002

July 12: MECHANIC FALLS, the Record Family will play at a dance at 8 p.m. at the Silver Spur, 272 Lewiston St. $10 345-3211

July 12: PARIS, a square dance and ice cream social will be held at 7 p.m. at Oxford Hills Middle School, Pine Street. $5 743-7176

July 12: PORTLAND, the Portland School of Ballet will perform at 1 p.m. at USM Russell Hall Theater. 780-5617

July 12: RUMFORD, a Chinese auction, supper, bake sale and dance with music by One Step Ahead will be held at 4 p.m. at the Rumford Eagles Hall. $7 364-8353

July 13: LEWISTON, Clary Hill will play at the Lewiston Singles Club dance at 7 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 150 East Ave. $7/$8 784-3660

Kids

July 10: NAPLES, Mary Uke Hargreaves will perform whimsical tunes on the ukulele and guitar for children of all ages at 10:30 a.m. at Naples Memorial Library. Free 693-6841

July 10: RUMFORD, youngsters can enjoy tumbling fun with Louanne Thibodeau and GRCC gymnasts at 3 p.m. at Rumford Public Library, 58 Rumford Ave. 364-3661

Special

July 10: BRIDGTON, an antiques appraisal event will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. at Bridgton Town Hall. 647-2828

July 10-12: HARRISON, Old Home Days with fireworks, a midway, food and music will be held in Harrison. 583-4420

July 10: HARRISON, three female comediennes better known as Mama’s Night Out, all finalists in Nick and Night’s search for America’s “Funniest Mom,” will perform at 8 p.m. at Deertrees Theatre and Cultural Center, Deertrees Road. $18 583-6747

July 10, 17, 24, 31: MECHANIC FALLS, karaoke night will be held at 7 p.m. at the Silver Spur, 272 Lewiston St. $6 345-3211

July 10-12: NORWAY, the 41st annual Norway Sidewalk Art Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Main Street. 739-6161

July 10: RANGELEY, a Strawberry Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Oquossoc Park. 864-5383

July 11: AUBURN, an open-mic night will be held at 7 p.m. at the First Universalist Church, Pleasant Street. 783-8391

July 11-13: FRYEBURG, the 20th annual Maine Bike Rally will be held at Fryeburg Academy. 623-4511

July 11, 12: LEWISTON, a benefit yard sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at New Hope Bible Church, 541 College St. 784-1693

July 11-13: LISBON FALLS, the 25th annual Moxie Festival with music, food, fireworks, bed race, carnival games and more will be held in downtown Lisbon Falls.

July 11, 12: NEWRY, the 18th running of the New England Forest Rally will be held at Sunday River Ski Resort. 824-5243

July 11: NORWAY, the Humble Farmer will perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Norway Grange Hall, Whitman Street. 739-6200

July 11, 12: NORWAY, a book sale will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Norway Grange Hall, Whitman Street. 743-5309

July 11, 12: PARIS, the Rotary/Kiwanis auction and yard sale will be held at Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School.

July 11: PORTLAND, comedian Robbie Printz will perform at the Gold Room, 512 Warren Ave. 221-2343

July 12: AUBURN, the Maine Iris Society Japanese Iris Show will be held from 1 to 4:30 p.m. at Auburn Middle School, 38 Falcon Drive. Free

July 12, 13: BELFAST, the 13th Arts in the Park event will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. 338-3580

July 12, 13: BETHEL, the 47th annual Western Maine Gem, Mineral and Jewelry Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Telstar Regional High School. 836-2987

July 12: BOOTHBAY HARBOR, comedian Bob Marley will perform at 8 p.m. at Boothbay Harbor Opera House, 86 Townsend Ave. $25 633-6855

July 12, 13: BRIDGTON, the Chickadee Quilters Quilt Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Stevens Brook Elementary School, off Route 302. $5 583-2461

July 12, 13: BRIDGTON, Maine craftsmen and artisans will display their crafts from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Narramissic, Ingalls Road. $5-$3 647-3699

July 12: BUCKFIELD, a strawberry festival and yard sale will be held at 10 a.m. at the American Legion Hall, Morrill Street.

July 12: CASCO, a yard sale and auction board will be held from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the Village Green, Route 121. 627-4282

July 12: DANVILLE, the annual indoor yard sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Danville Junction Grange Hall.

July 12: DRESDEN, the Dresden Summerfest with boat rides, games, food and music will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 1761 Pownalborough Court House. 737-2807

July 12, 13: GORHAM, a yard sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Ossipee Trail Arts Center, 21 Newton Drive. 637-3467

July 12: GRAY, the Maine Wildlife Arts and Crafts Show will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Maine Wildlife Park, Route 26. 657-4977

July 12: LEWISTON-AUBURN, the Maine Music Society’s 14th annual Garden and Home Tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Lewiston-Auburn area. $12/$14 784-1403

July 12: MEXICO, the sixth annual strawberry sale will be held from 8 a.m. to noon at the Mexico Congregational Church, 163 Main St. 369-9672

July 12: MONMOUTH, a Christmas in July sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at East Monmouth United Methodist Church, Route 135.

July 12: MONMOUTH, the Monmouth Museum lawn sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the museum, Main Street. 933-4897

July 12: NORTH JAY, North Jay Day with food, crafts and more will be held at 8 a.m. at North Jay grange Hall. 645-4628

July 12: NORWAY, the 41st annual Norway Arts Festival will be held at 9 a.m. in Norway. 739-6161

July 12: NORWAY, a Quilt Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Second Congregational Church, United Church of Christ, 205 Main St. 743-2290

July 12: NORWAY, a bake sale will be held from 8 a.m. to noon in the parking lot at Dow’s Law Office, 266 Main St.

July 12: OXFORD, a yard and bake sale will be held from 8 a.m. to noon at the Kay House Museum, Pleasant Street. 539-4572

July 12: PARIS, the East Otisfield Free Baptist Church’s craft fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School.

July 12: PORTLAND, the Saturday Show with Jackson Gillman will begin at 11 a.m, at St. Lawrence Arts Center, 76 Congress St. $8/$5 775-5568

July 12: SABATTUS, the fifth annual Fishing Derby will be held from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Martin’s Point. 415-8500

July 12: SALEM, the Salem Farmers Founders Day event will be held at Salem Community Building. 678-2011

July 12: SUMNER, a benefit parking lot yard and craft sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the East Sumner Congregational Church. 388-2446

July 12: WATERBORO, a benefit yard sale will be held at the corner of Route 202 and Hamilton Road. 490-1232

July 12: WATERVILLE, an antique appraisal fundraiser will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at The Center, 93 Main St. $10/$8 872-5934

July 13, 20, 27, Aug. 3: BRIDGTON, an open-mic night will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. every Sunday at Cafe DeCarlo. 647-4596

July 13: DURHAM, the Chief Worumbo’s 10th annual Androscoggin River Fun River Race will be held at 11 a.m. at the Durham boat launch, Route 136. 353-2728

July 13: PORTLAND, a program on “Greek Mythology in the Night Sky” will be held at 4 p.m. at USM Southworth Planetarium, 96 Falmouth St. Donations 780-4249

July 13, 14, 15: PORTLAND, the fifth annual Boat Building Festival will be held in the Portland area. 774-0682

July 13: RANGELEY, Peggy Betts will present a program on bats at 2 p.m. at Orgonon, Dodge Pond Road. $6 864-5360

July 13: STRATTON, the annual Sam O. White Day will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Dead River Area Historical Society. 246-2271

July 13: TURNER, a car show and fly in will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Twitchell’s Airport, Route 3. $5/$2 782-6831

Theater

July 10-12: ARUNDEL, “Beauty and the Beast” will be performed at the Arundel Barn Playhouse, 53 Old Post Road. $35-$24 985-5552

July 10-12: BRUNSWICK, Maine State Music Theatre will perform “The Producers” at Bowdoin College Pickard Theater, Maine Street and Old Bath Road. $51-$29 725-8769

July 10-12: OGUNQUIT, “Breaking Up is Hard to Do” will be performed at the Ogunquit Playhouse. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, 2 or 3:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. $58-$39 646-5511

July 11-27: BRUNSWICK, the Theater Project will perform “Rabbit Hole” at the theater, 14 School St. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 5 p.m. Sunday. $18 729-8584

July 11-13: FARMINGTON, the Sandy River Players Children’s Summer Musical Theatre will perform “Willy Wonka Junior” at 7 p.m. at UMF Alumni Theater. $8/$6 779-7084

July 11-27: FREEPORT, the Freeport Community Players will perform “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” at Freeport Performing Arts Center, Holbrook Street. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. 865-2220

July 11-Aug. 23: MONMOUTH, Theater at Monmouth will perform “Arsenic and Old Lace” at Cumston Hall. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. July 10, 11, 12, 16, 24, Aug. 2, 8, 19 and 23, 7 p.m. July 13 and Aug. 10 and 2 p.m. Aug. 6, 16 and 20. $26-$20 933-9999

July 11-27: SEBAGO, “Into the Woods,” a musical fairy tale, will be performed at Schoolhouse Arts Center, corner of Routes 114 and 35. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday and 5 p.m. Sunday. 642-3743

July 13: OCEAN PARK, PORTopera’s Maine’s Emerging Artists will perform “Too Many Sopranos” at 7:30 p.m. at the Temple. 934-9068

Films

July 10-27: BRUNSWICK, “Just Maine Folk” will be shown at Bowdoin College Museum of Art. 725-3120

July 11-20: WATERVILLE, the 11th annual Maine International Film Festival will be held at 177 Main St. 861-8138

Books

July 13: PEAKS ISLAND, Jean Mary Flahive, author of “Billy Boy: The Sunday Soldier of the 17th Maine,” will sign copies of her book at 1:30 p.m. at Fifth Maine Regiment Museum, 45 Seashore Ave. Free 766-3330

Lectures

July 10: NORWAY, Christopher Glass will speak on “Art and Quality of Place” at 7 p.m. at Norway Memorial Library, 258 Main St. 743-5309

July 11: SKOWHEGAN, Sharon Lockhart will speak at 8:30 p.m. at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Art School Road. 474-9345

July 13: POWNAL, Lise Becu and Constance Rush, who women who carve in granite and marble, will speak about their work at 2 p.m. at Hawk Ridge Farm, 90 Minot Road. 688-4468


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