Portland, ME 04103
Designing Women invites you to their annual Holiday Show at Woodfords Church in Portland. This is a “must shop” show for the holiday craft show season, bringing together the best women of fine art and craft. Local artisans will be showing and selling independently designed goods. The mission of Designing Women is to showcase high quality arts and crafts by women artisans and promoting a quality made-by-hand aestheticto benefit local nonprofit services that support women and families.
Starts: Oct 24 2009 - 8:00pm
Ends: Oct 24 2009 - 10:30pm
Portland, ME 04101
Danielle Miraglia, Rebecca Loebe, and Raina Rose perform in the round at 8 p.m.
Starts: Nov 21 2009 - 9:00am
Ends: Nov 21 2009 - 4:00pm
Freeport, ME 04032
To benefit Coastal Studies for Girls (www.coastalstudiesforgirls.org), the new leadership school for girls based in Freeport, designing women (www.designingwomen.org) host their fifth annual fine crafts show and sale. Twenty-four fine crafts women exhibit their fine hand-crafted pottery, jewelry, handweaving, painting, quilting, hand-bound books, and more. Refreshments, luncheon, and baked goods will be available.
Starts: Oct 3 2009 - 11:30am
Ends: Oct 3 2009 - 2:00pm
Freeport, ME 04032
At the Freeport Community Services' seventeeth annual Chowdah Challenge, you get to vote on some of the best chowder made by local restaurants. Delicious homemade pies will also be available.
All aboard the fourth annual Candy Cane Train. Enjoy a scenic holiday train ride that is fun for the whole family! The Candy Cane Train departs the Bath Train Station at 11am, 1pm, and 3pm. The train travels to Wiscasset and returns to Bath. Round trip is approximately ninety minutes. Hot chocolate and cookies are provided — and be prepared for a visit from Santa and his elves.
The royal family of American folk music brings together three generations for an evening of music from the songbooks of Woody and Arlo
Rumors of roller-skating's demise are premature, says a dedicated community of Maine rink regulars.
Today's Commercial Street in Portland is a hipper, livelier version of its former self.
Photograph by Mark Fleming
Photograph by Richard Croteau
By Kathleen Fleury
If You Go:
The Dempsey Challenge, Simard-Payne Police Memorial Park, Lewiston. October 4 at 8 a.m. 866-990-1499.