Bowdoin Worldwide Music Competition, via Aug. 7, contains on-line live shows, talks, meet-the-composer periods and masterclasses. Go to bowdoinfestival.org/online-public-events/ for schedule.
Chocolate Church Arts Middle Actual Out of doors Live performance Collection begins Saturday, July 11 with a get up comedy present headlined by Tub-based comic Johnny Ater. Face coverings and social distancing required. Advance tickets solely at chocolatechurcharts.org, 442-8455.
Elizabeth Moss Galleries, 251 U.S. Route 1, Falmouth, “Waterworks” by Lea Peterson is open to the general public 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday-Saturday.
June LaCombe Sculpture Exhibit “Readability,” via July 15, exterior by appointment solely through electronic mail to [email protected] Hawk Ridge Farm, 90 Minot Highway, Pownal. Free, junelacombesculpture.com.
“Queen of Lapa,” obtainable via July 10 through space538.org. $10 for three-day rental, proceeds help the Apohadion Theater.
Tate Home Museum “Inside/Out” Excursions, 11 a.m., 12:30 and a pair of p.m. Fridays-Sundays via August, 1267 Westbrook St., Portland. Registration and fee required via 774-6177 or [email protected]. $5-$12, www.tatehouse.org
Conclave: Angelikah & Simply Plain Jones, 8-9 p.m., a live-streaming live performance sequence through Fb from State Theatre in Portland, statetheatreportland.com/calendar/ or facebook.com/statetheatreportland/.
Digital Artist Speak by Stephen Porter of Pownal, Four p.m. through Zoom, offered by June LaCombe Sculpture. Register at junelacombesculpture.com/category/events/.
Conclave: The Ballroom Thieves, 8-9 p.m., a live-streaming live performance sequence through Fb from State Theatre in Portland. Go to statetheatreportland.com/calendar/ or facebook.com/statetheatreportland/.
305 Health with Portland-based Kinky Slippers, 45-minute cardio dance social gathering. Verify Kinky Slipper Fb web page for schedule and to register.
317 Principal Group Music Middle, 30-minute live shows that includes educating artists at 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Fridays on Instagram, Fb and Vimeo, and at 317main.org beneath “Pay attention.” Open mic each different week on Zoom. Join at [email protected] Free.
Bowdoin School Museum of Artwork, complete assortment searchable on-line together with chosen displays, Go to From Residence actions, bowdoin.edu/art-museum.
Chocolate Church Arts Middle Reside From Residence Collection presents on-line live shows streamed through the Chocolate Church Arts Middle’s Fb web page. Free, examine Fb for schedule.
Chris Ross, dwell Fb stream, 6 p.m. each Wednesday and Sunday night time, acoustic set. Free.
Cove Avenue Arts in Portland presents digital exhibitions at covestreetarts.com.
Daponte String Quartet, digital content material posted at 7 p.m. Wednesday on YouTube.
Elizabeth Moss Galleries, Lea Peterson: “Waterworks,” open to the general public 10 a.m. to five p.m. Thursday-Saturday, U.S. Route 1 within the Falmouth Buying Middle.
“El Lobo y La Paloma,” a Portland-based Bourassa Dance manufacturing, obtainable to hire or buy on-line via Vimeo On Demand.
The Fresnel Theater in Portland presents digital ComedySportz, a sequence of improv comedy exhibits at 7 p.m. Saturdays and a pair of p.m. Sundays. Pay-what-you-will, Facebook page for extra info.
Jazz Sesh Fb Group hosted by Blue in Portland, 9 p.m. Tuesdays. Members beneath 21 should have an grownup current, portcityblue.com.
MMPA Antidote, optimistic and upbeat posts and hyperlinks by Maine Museum of Photographic Arts, obtainable at mainemuseumofphotographicarts.org. Readers are additionally invited to ship photos.
Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum on the Bowdoin School campus is providing collections and exhibitions to view on-line at bowdoin.edu/arctic-museum.
Portland Home of Music presents Reside From PHOME streaming sequence. portlandhouseofmusic.com/livefromphome/.
Portland Museum of Artwork provides browsable collections on-line, in addition to movies and podcasts. Go to portlandmuseum.org and scroll all the way down to “Keep Related!”
PSO: Notes from Residence, digital video sequence by Portland Symphony Orchestra musicians who carry out, exhibit their devices and speak about their skilled careers. Obtainable on Fb, Instagram, portlandsymphony.org.
State Theatre of Portland live-streaming exhibits through Fb. statetheatreportland.com.
KBIA Digital Annual A Day on the Seaside, July 11-12. Registrants stroll/run 1K or 5K of their selecting. $15/$25, proceeds profit the Dempsey Middle, lightboxreg.com/kbia-2020?mobile=0.
Wildwood Oyster Company is donating 50% of proceeds from choose purchases to the Maine Most cancers Basis.
Particular Olympics Maine Raffle, winner will obtain a snowmobile, a four-wheeler and a Sea-do. Tickets $20, obtainable till October by calling 879-0489, or mailing checks to Particular Olympics Maine, 125 John Roberts Highway Unit #5, South Portland, ME 04106.
United Means of Maine Pressing Wants Fund to assist native initiatives and businesses at unitedwaysofmaine.org/covid/.
Digital Literary Lunch: Cliff Gallant on “Jake: An American Authentic” with Jake Sawyer, noon-1 p.m. through Zoom, offered by Portland Public Library. portlandlibrary.com.
Books & Brews, 6 p.m. through Zoom first Wednesday of the month, hosted by Curtis Memorial Library in Brunswick. Share what you’re studying and ingesting. Register at curtislibrary.libcal.com/event/6218333.
Books on Faucet, 5:30 p.m. third Monday of the month through Zoom, hosted by Scarborough Public Library. Contact Tom Corbett at [email protected]
Guerilla Poetry Whoop, 6:30 p.m. second and fourth Thursday of the month through Zoom, hosted by Thomas Memorial Library in Cape Elizabeth, thomasmemoriallibrary.org/poetry-at-tml.
Monday Afternoon E book Group, 1 p.m. through Zoom first Monday of the month, hosted by Curtis Memorial Library in Brunswick. Electronic mail [email protected]
Patron Picks Parlor: An On-line E book Dialogue Group, 2:30 p.m. Thursdays, nearly hosted by South Portland Public Library, southportlandlibrary.com.
“The Orphan’s Tales,” dwell free studying sequence by Cat Valente, Maine sci-fi writer, on YouTube dwell each night time till lockdown ends. youtube.com/user/thelearnedcat.
Digital First Friday E book Membership, 12 p.m. through Zoom, offered by Maine Charitable Mechanic Affiliation. Register at mechanicshallmaine.org/programming/.
Digital Writers’ Meet-Up, 6 p.m. second Thursday of the month through Zoom via Portland Public Library. Go to portlandlibrary.com/series/writers-meet-up/ for extra info, together with month-to-month writing prompts.
Canine Cookie Bin, open at St. Lawrence Arts, 76 Congress St., Portland. Pet homeowners may also go away a canine biscuit donation.
Maine Irish Heritage Path, self-guided historic Portland tour, map at maineirishheritagetrail.org.
Plant Sale – Gilsland Farm Audubon Middle: place orders on-line and decide up crops Thursdays and Fridays on the Falmouth farmhouse. For particulars, go to maineaudubon.org/plants.
Portland ReStore, 659 Warren Ave., open 9 a.m. to five p.m., Tuesday-Saturday, restoreportlandmaine.org
Topsham ReStore, 126 Principal St., open 10 a.m. to three p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; high-risk clients 9-10 a.m. Tuesday-Friday, 504-9340.
Lessons & Tutorials
Free Summer season Lessons for the Class of 2020 although Central Maine Group School, six-week programs starting in July, register at bit.ly/2LDmm8Z.
Meals Preservation Webinar Collection: July 7 -Fast-Pack Pickles; July 14 – Fermented Pickles; July 21 – All Issues Inexperienced Beans: Stress Canning and Freezing; July 28 – Freezing Maine Seafood, 2-2:45 p.m. Introduced by College of Maine Cooperative Extension. Non-obligatory $5 donation, enroll at extension.umaine.edu/food-health/food-preservation/food-preservation-webinar-series/.
Yard Poultry Keepers, College of Maine Cooperative Extension at extension.umaine.edu/livestock/poultry.
ecomaine nonprofit waste administration group, studying movies, digital excursions about recycling, composting, ecomaine.org.
Lincoln County Historic Affiliation Training Outreach Program, classes for grades Three and up geared to American Colonial and early 19thcentury historical past. Free at lincolncountyhistory.org. Click on on Be taught, then Youth, and decide Training Outreach.
Maine Audubon, weekly publish on environmental science for grades 6-Eight at maineaudubon.org/education/connections.
Maine Dept. of Training: Rural Aspirations web site helps academics and households in community-based studying at communitylearningforme.org.
Maine Natural Farmers and Gardeners Group, free e-newsletter at bit.ly/3ef1j9s.
“Make Your Personal: A Recipe Information,” salad dressings and casseroles to soups and grain bowls, customizable recipe kinds in choose classes can be utilized to print and share, extension.umaine.edu/food-health/recipes/make-your-own.
MoneyMatters, free on-line monetary schooling course hosted by Evergreen Credit score Union. 4, 20-minute downloadable movies and PDF shows at egcu.org/money.
Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce dwell webinars and digital occasions, portlandregion.com/virtual.html.
STEM and Minute-To-Win-It type challenges Tuesdays and Thursdays, Yarmouth Group Providers Fb web page and yarmouthcommunityservices.org.
Assist Maine Wildlife with Native Maine Vegetation: Maine Audubon on-line plant finder at mainenativeplants.org for crops finest fitted to particular websites, present finest ecological perform and profit, and complement the panorama. Search by bloom time, daylight, plant peak, caterpillars hosted, and advantages to wildlife.
“The Studying House,” Maine academics host on Maine Public Tv, for college students in grades Three to five at 12:30 p.m. weekdays.
The Telling Room in Portland, open nearly to help academics, instructors, mother and father and college students with distance studying, together with each day writing prompts for younger writers on their Fb, Twitter and Instagram accounts. tellingroom.org/stories.
UMaine’s Fogler Library: New Distant Studying Useful resource information for Ok-12 college students, households, and educators, bit.ly/3bNKb8P.
Digital Science Café for Teenagers, hosted by College of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H for in grades 7-12 every Tuesday from 3-3:45 p.m. Find out about science in motion in a casual dialogue. Registration required for every session at 581-3877, [email protected]
Wolfe’s Neck Farm, academic environmental actions at wolfesneck.org/educational-activities.
Summer season Meals for Youngsters, Teenagers and Guardians, 12-1 p.m. Monday-Friday at Youngsters’s Backyard, Fort Williams Park, Cape Elizabeth. Sponsored by Mid Coast Starvation Prevention Program.
Deering Middle Group Church in Portland, meals obtainable Wednesday afternoons via Friday whereas provides final, reserve a field earlier than 10:30 a.m. Wednesday via [email protected] or go away a message at 773-2423.
Freeport Group Providers Meals Pantry, prepackaged luggage of meals 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Go to fcsmaine.org/covid-19-update/ for extra info.
Maine Natural Farmers and Gardeners Group, discover natural merchandise and farms at mofga.org/find-organic.
Mid Coast Starvation Prevention Program, 12 Tenney Means, Brunswick, is providing to-go lunches and pre-packed containers exterior the japanese entrance and the meals pantry. Go to mchpp.org/covid/ for particulars or name 725-2716.
Bottle Drive, Falmouth Switch Station, Bucknam Highway, advantages initiatives supported by the Falmouth Lions Membership. See e-clubhouse.org/sites/falmouthme/projects.php.
Deering Middle Group Church Meals Financial institution, objects wanted embody juices, pasta sauce, cereals, peanut butter, jelly, tuna fish and eggs, which may be left inside the doorway door at 15 Alba St., Portland, Tuesdays via Fridays or on the steps to the doorway. Anybody that wants meals can electronic mail [email protected] or go away a message at 773-2423.
Independence Affiliation in Brunswick, a nonprofit supporting residents with mental and developmental disabilities, homes purchasers with well being vulnerabilities and is getting ready in case anybody develops COVID-19 signs. An inventory for wanted objects has been posted on amazon.com.
Falmouth Meals Pantry, donations may be made through examine made out to the Falmouth Meals Pantry and mailed to 279 Center Highway, Falmouth, ME 04105 or PayPal at paypal.com/fundraiser/charity/1807575.
Habitat for Humanity Higher Portland, donations sought at app.etapestry.com/hosted/HabitatforHumanityofGreate_1/OnlineDonation.html.
Maine Farmland Belief and the Maine Natural Farmers and Gardeners Affiliation accepting donations at 78270.blackbaudhosting.com/78270/Operations.
Maine Jewish Museum seeks donations to finish restorations following a hearth and different enhancements, see mainejewishmuseum.org/donate.
Search Aged Alone – Renew Braveness and Hope packages want bathroom paper, sanitizing wipes, paper towels, cleansing provides, tissues and liquid hand soaps. To donate name 725-2624 for a decide up/drop off date at St. Charles Borromeo Church in Brunswick.
Yarmouth Group Meals Pantry wants pasta sauce, beans, peanut butter and jelly, cereal, canned greens and canned fruit. Donations may be positioned on the rear of the First Parish Church, 116 Principal St., within the basket by the Meals Pantry door.
COVID-19 Meals Security Data, College of Maine Cooperative Extension hyperlinks to reality sheets, tips and movies about correct disinfection methods, meals buying and storage, recipes utilizing pantry staples, position of hand washing in meals security, extension.umaine.edu/food-health/food-safety.
Cultivating Mindfulness in Turbulent Occasions, with Anne Gosling, Three p.m. Fridays, offered by Thomas Memorial Library in Cape Elizabeth. Go to thomasmemoriallibrary.org/events/ for extra info and to register.
Dempsey Middle, digital well being and wellness workshops akin to yoga, acupressure, therapeutic massage and meditation. dempseycenter.org/programming.
Folks Plus in Brunswick, free train movies on-line at peopleplusmaine.org/article/people-plus-free-exercise-videos, plus dwell Zoom courses and out of doors courses at peopleplusmaine.org/calendar.
OUT Maine hosts a distinct digital exercise Monday-Friday. All packages are free, however advance registration required at outmaine.org/programs/youth-programs.
Thomas Memorial Library is providing digital packages. Go to thomasmemoriallibrary.org for calendar updates and hyperlinks to dwell streams.
Merrill Memorial Library’s Mrs. O’Connor learn aloud, Four p.m. each week day on Fb Reside and Instagram.
Miss Mary Story Time, 10:15 a.m. Fridays, photos books Mondays and Wednesdays, on Merrill Memorial Library’s Fb Reside.
Monday Minis Story Time, 10:30 a.m. each Monday on South Portland Public Library’s Fb Web page.
Music Enjoyable Fridays, 10:30 a.m. each Friday via Aug. 28 with Miss Theresa through Fb Reside. Hosted by Curtis Memorial Library in Brunswick.
Peaks Island Youngsters’s Zoom E book Group, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays. For grades 3-6. Contact [email protected] for particulars on how one can be part of.
Portland Parks, Recreation and Amenities Division is sharing tales nightly at 7 p.m. with younger readers at facebook.com/PortlandMainePRF. Additionally included on Fb and Instagram are video games, songs, hyperlinks, movies, out of doors locations to go to, craft concepts and extra.
Portland Stage Play Me a Story Training Program, 10:30 a.m. Saturday mornings on Fb Reside. Offers children ages 4-10 the expertise of theater as professionals carry out kids’s tales and supply appearing workshops. Free.
Saturday Tales, 2 p.m. each Saturday on South Portland Public Library’s Fb web page. Geared in direction of ages 3-5.
Sunday Starlight Tales, 6:30 p.m. each Sunday on South Portland Public Library’s Fb web page. All ages.
Teen Learn Aloud Reside, Three p.m. Thursdays, hosted by Thomas Memorial Library in Cape Elizabeth. “Carry On” by Rainbow Rowell through instagram.com/tmlteen/.
Teen Digital E book Membership, 3:30 p.m., hosted by Curtis Memorial Library in Brunswick. For extra info electronic mail Melissa at [email protected]
Chebeague Island Library, Wi-Fi accessible from the car parking zone. Curbside and supply service now obtainable, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. E book drop is closed. Verify cheblib.wixsite.com/chebeaguelibrary for reopening particulars.
Cundy’s Harbor Library, Wi-Fi accessible exterior the Harpswell constructing. Free library obtainable at Group Corridor. Go to the library’s Facebook page for updates.
Curtis Memorial Library, curbside pickup has resumed. Go to curtislibrary.com/cloudlibrary-ebooks-audiobooks/ for cloudLibrary directions. Equally, Flipster can be utilized to entry digital magazines at curtislibrary.com/flipster-downloadable-magazines/.
Freeport Group Library, curbside service has resumed. E book drop is open. Digital library with hyperlinks to eBooks, audiobooks, YouTube movies and extra. Go to sites.google.com/view/freeportlibrary.
Merrill Memorial Library, curbside pickup has resumed. Free entry for Yarmouth residents to the digital library TumbleBooks at yarmouthlibrary.org/library_event/tumblebooks/. Digital Maine Library and cloudLibrary additionally obtainable.
Patten Free Library in Tub, guide drop open 9 a.m. to five p.m. Monday-Friday. Curbside pickup has resumed. Entry to cloudLibrary, the New York Occasions, TumbleBooks and extra. patten.lib.me.us/eLibrary/.
Portland Public Library, reserve and decide up books utilizing PPL To Go at portlandlibrary.com/togo/. E book return containers open. CloudLibrary is accessible to take a look at eBooks. Go to portlandlibrary.com/highlight/cloudlibrary/ for directions. Go to the library’s Fb web page for details about digital actions.
Prince Memorial Library in Cumberland, open for curbside service. Go surfing for particulars. CloudLibrary is accessible to take a look at eBooks. Go to princememorial.org/cloudlibraryinstructions/.
Scarborough Public Library, curbside pickup and pc use obtainable via appointment. Digital providers together with cloudLibrary, TumbleBooks, Flipster and Kanopy, can be found at scarboroughlibrary.org. E book return now open.
South Portland Public Library, requests and curbside pickup by appointment now obtainable (particulars on-line). E book drops are open. The library provides entry to the the Digital Maine Library. Go to southportlandlibrary.com for particulars.
Thomas Memorial Library, curbside pickup now obtainable. CloudLibrary and TumbleBooks are accessible to take a look at eBooks from Cape Elizabeth. Kanopy (streaming service partnered with public libraries) and the Digital Maine Library are additionally accessible at thomasmemoriallibrary.org.
Topsham Public Library, curbside pickup now obtainable and guide drops are open Saturdays and Sundays. Wi-Fi accessible exterior the constructing. Go to topshamlibrary.org/stay-at-home-mega-list/ for a listing of assets to eBooks, on-line programs, cloudLibrary and extra.
Parks and Nature
Stage 1 of Gov. Janet Mills’ reopening plan included the utilization of parks, trails and recreation fields. Go surfing or name your city’s parks and recreation division for essentially the most up-to-date info.
Wolfe’s Neck Middle in Freeport, open barn time 10 a.m. to midday and 2-4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. See full June calendar at wolfesneck.org/calendar/.
Maine Audubon sanctuaries in Falmouth, Freeport, Scarborough and West Tub are free and open to the general public from daybreak to nightfall. Buildings are closed. No pets. Digital chicken watching with nest and feeder cams at maineaudubon.org/news/connections-nest-and-feeder-cams/. Verify maineaudubon.org for extra occasions.
Maine Division of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife, details about leisure alternatives, together with fishing, driving, searching, trapping and mountain climbing at mefishwildlife.com.
Pure Assets Council of Maine, maps to discover the state, nrcm.org.
Alzheimer’s Affiliation, Maine Chapter, to register see communityresourcefinder.org. Helpline at 800-272-3900 obtainable for around-the-clock care and help.
Clapping for Staff at hospitals, nursing properties nightly Deering Middle neighborhood occasion in Portland at 7 p.m. Members social distance on doorsteps and sidewalks and clap to say thanks. See Deering Middle Neighborhood Affiliation Fb web page for particulars.
Deering Middle Neighborhood: Step Outdoors Your Doorstep and Sing with Your Neighbors, each Saturday at 9 a.m. in Portland.
Dempsey Connects, digital help teams for most cancers sufferers at dempseycenter.org/virtual-services-resources.
Freeport Group Providers Thrift Store is taking requests through cellphone and electronic mail for emergency clothes and home goods. Contact Sarah Lundin at 865-3985 ext. 205 or [email protected] Go to fcsmaine.org/covid-19-update/ for extra info.
Maine Coalition to Battle Prostate Most cancers One2One Confidential line, go away a message at 441-5374 or 1-855-552-7200 ext. 801; a volunteer will name again. mcfpc.org.
Maine Farmland Belief and the Maine Natural Farmers and Gardeners Affiliation are introducing new Maine Farm Emergency Grants of as much as $2,000 to help farmers impacted by the COVID-19 disaster. Particulars may be discovered at mainefarmlandtrust.org and mofga.org.
Nationwide Alliance on Psychological Sickness (NAMI Maine) Teen Textual content Assist Line, a brand new psychological well being program for youth 14-20, textual content 207-515-8398, noon-10 p.m. each day.
OUT Maine, a nonprofit that serves LGBTQ+ youth all through the state, is connecting workers with at-risk youth via the cellphone and social media. Extra info at outmaine.org.
Sexual Assault Assist Providers of Midcoast Maine, free and personal digital help teams at sassmm.org.
Sweetser’s myStrength, on-line workout routines to deal with each day challenges go to sweetser.org for titles akin to Staying Connected While Social Distancing, Managing Time at Home with the Kids, Parenting in Challenging Times, and Changing Plans and Handling Disappointment.
The Yellow Tulip Venture, help and neighborhood for these with psychological sickness, on-line assets at theyellowtulipproject.org.
Interviews with the Irish in Maine, together with former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell, hosted by Maine Irish Heritage Middle, youtube.com.
Each day Fika, 10 a.m. Monday-Friday, hosted by Thomas Memorial Library in Cape Elizabeth. Go to thomasmemoriallibrary.org/fika/ for extra info and to register.
Higher Portland Landmarks, content material about historic folks and locations at portlandlandmarks.org.
Institute for Household-Owned Enterprise is providing on-line webinars. Many are free, however donations appreciated. Preregistration required at fambusiness.org.
Let’s Speak America, 6 p.m. first Thursday of the month through Zoom via Scarborough Public Library. Discussion board to debate modern points taking place regionally and globally. For extra info contact contact the discussion board’s facilitator, Sam Kelley, at 650-1814 or go to scarboroughlibrary.org/adults/events/series/lets-talk-america.
On-line Library Knitting Group, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturdays, hosted by Scarborough Public Library. Electronic mail [email protected] for entry.
Guardian Chats, 7 p.m. Mondays through Zoom, hosted by Thomas Memorial Library in Cape Elizabeth. Go to thomasmemoriallibrary.org/parent-chats/ for extra info and to register.
Reel Speak Movie Dialogue Group, 1 p.m. each third Tuesday through Zoom. Hosted by Thomas Memorial Library in Cape Elizabeth. Register at thomasmemoriallibrary.org/reel-talk-film-discussion-group/.
Digital Craft Meetup, 5 p.m. through Zoom Mondays via July, hosted by Curtis Memorial Library in Brunswick. Electronic mail Sarah at [email protected] to obtain an electronic mail with login particulars prematurely.