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Format: 2017-07-21
Format: 2017-07-21

Thu, July 20th

Screening of I Am Not Your Negro to raise funds in support of anti-racist work in Maine through this year's Changing Maine which will focus on Racial Justice. The film is roughly 1.5 hours, but please stick around after for herbal teas, cookies, and conversation. Thursday, July 20th, 6:00 at the Belfast Free Library, Main & Miller Streets, Belfast.  FMI: Facebook.

“The Bluetones,” Dan Graziano (vocals/guitar & harp) and Joel Mann (bass), play the blues and nothing but the blues. At The Surry Arts barn, Thursday, July 20th, at 7:00. More info and reservations: 374-2330.

Bar Harbor Music Festival: Violin and Piano Recital by Claudia Schaer and Max Lifchitz perform music by Stravinsky, Debussy, Rachmaninoff, Grieg and more. Thursday, July 20th, 8:00, at Saint Saviour’s Episcopal Church, 41 Mount Desert St, Bar Harbor. Tickets and more info: or 288-5744.

Fri, July 21st

The Bold Coast Sea and Sky Festival – Go Fly A Kite Project! Show your kite making and flying skills – awards for highest flying, best designed, most artistic, best kite dancing and tricks, with categories for kids and adults. Friday, July 21st & Saturday, July 22nd, at various venues in Machias. FMI: or 255 – 0333.

SAM HUNT, with Maren Morris, Chris Janson and Ryan Follese, Saturday, July 21st, at Darlings Waterfront Pavilion, 1 Railroad St, Bangor. FMI:

The Mammals and Sassafras Stomp at the Crosby Center, Friday, July 21st at 7:00, 96 Church St, downtown Belfast. To learn more about this concert, the upcoming Free Range Music Series, or to purchase advance tickets:

(Next to) Last Friday Coffeehouse with Bill Stains whose wit and gentle humor draw his audiences right in. He resonates such ease and comfort that you would be satisfied if he sang the phone book, there is scarcely a folksinger in America whose repertoire doesn’t include Bill’s songs! Friday, July 21st, 7:00, Hammond Hall, 427 Main St, Winter Harbor.  FMI:

The Fantasticks:in this beloved musical, Matt and Luisa have fallen in love against the wishes of their feuding fathers and a modern-day Romeo and Juliet unfolds, with plenty of comedy and drama, moonlight and magic. At the Stonington Opera House, July 21st – 23rd, Friday and Saturday at 7:00, and Sunday at 4:00. FMI:

Bar Harbor Music Festival presents “Don Pasquale” the opera by Gaetano Donizetti considered the greatest opera buffa every written. Sung in Italian, with English supertitles, this summer’s only fully-staged opera north of Portland. Friday, July 21st, 8:00, at the Criterion Theatre, 35 Cottage St, Bar Harbor. Tickets and more info: or 288-5744.

It’s Outdoor Movie Time featuring Jurassic Park, where,during a preview tour, the theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.Friday, July 21st, at dark, a little before 9:00, outdoors behind the Alamo Theatre in downtown Bucksport. Bring your friends.  Bring your couch.  Bring your friend's couch! The Alamo lobby will be open for full concessions & bathrooms. Free admission, FMI:

Sat, July 22nd

The Lamb House will be holding a Yard Sale on Saturday, July 22nd, 8:00 – 2:00, at the Cherryfeild Congregational Church on the River Road in Cherryfield. The Lamb House is a shelter for people to stay who have lost their homes due to a fire or storm. FMI: or 263-3785.

“Quietside” Garden Tour: highlights the gardens located on “The Quietside” of Mount Desert Island. Saturday, July 22nd, 10:00 – 4:00, rain or shine. A single ticket entitles you to enter seven beautifully kept gardens offering a wide mix of habitats. St. John’s Episcopal Church, 315 Main St. in Southwest Harbor, serves as the tour headquarters and an outdoor market, no ticket is needed for the market. FMI: or 288-0483.

The Big Barn Matineeat the Celebration Barn Theater: Action-packed variety and spectacle for all ages. Saturday, July 22nd, 2:00, Celebration Barn Theater, 190 Stock Farm Rd, South Paris. Tickets & Info: or 743-8452.

Bar Harbor Music Festival presents The Ardelia Trio, violin, cello and piano, performing music by Haydn, Piazzolla and Mendelssohn. Saturday, July 22nd, 8:00, Bar Harbor Congregational Church, 29 Mount Desert St, Bar Harbor. Tickets and more info: or 288-5744.

Sun, July 23rd

Maine Open Farm Day is Sunday, July 23rd: over 80 Maine farms will open their gates to the public. Open Farm Day is an opportunity for consumers to learn about Maine food producers and for farms to show the public their products. Participating farms are generally open from 10:00 – 3:00. Activities may include: barn and field tours, animals to view, milking, hay rides, nature trails, beautiful scenery, and samples for tasting. For more details on participating farms:


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