TODAY
    Sunday Sep 24 @ 10:00 AM
Drop In Puppy Social Hour 9/24
Animal Welfare Society – Make new friends at AWS! If your puppy is younger than 6 months and under 25 pounds, please stop by the AWS Obedience Classroom Sundays for an hour of fun socialization. The program runs from 10 am - 11 am. AWS’ trainers will be on hand to faciliate and provide training information. $12/hour. No advance registration needed. For more information, please call (207) 985-3244 ext. 111 or email obedience@animalwelfaresociety.org.
 
TODAY
    Sunday Sep 24 @ 10:00 AM
National Diaper Need Awareness Week Kick-off
Jewish Community Alliance of Southern Maine – TWO MEN AND A TRUCK and Michael Klahr Jewish Family Services will host a National Diaper Need Awarness Week Kick-off & Stuff-A-Truck event. This is a FREE family festival and community event to spread awaraness about diaper need with a goal to fill a truck with diapers to be distributed to local families. Festivities to include: Crusher from the Maine Red Claws Brie's Best Guest - Meet a real Princess The Portland PD and Crusier Fairy crowns and Fairy Tea with The Book Fairy Pantry Games and crafts with Mom to Mom Blooming into Motherhood Goodie Bags from Inspire Dental Crafts with Girl Scout Troop 1410 Make up tips from Younique Carnival Games Robyn's Icecream Truck Giveaways and MORE! All diaper donors will be entered to win some amazing prizes from The Green Elephant, Bayside Bowl, York's Wild Kingdom, Maine Wildlife Park, Monkey Trucks, Victoria Mansion, Rose Foods,Ten Ten Pie, and the Maine Escape Games!
 
TODAY
    Sunday Sep 24 @ 10:00 AM
The Baxter Legacy
Unity Of Greater Portland – Sunday with Visionary Authors, Filmmakers and Futurists, Connie Baxter Marlow and Andrew Cameron Bailey 10 AM: The Baxter Legacy - Alignment with Indigenous Values. James Phinney Baxter and his son Percival walked to the beat of a different drum, exemplifying the human potential in their political and personal lives. 12-2 PM: Multi-media Presentation & Forum Civil Disobedience, Spiritual Activism and Higher Law: A Vision of the Individuals Role in creating a Just World. Previously presented at the Thoreau Society (July 2017). Love Offering Appreciated
 
TODAY
    Sunday Sep 24 @ 12:00 PM
Canine Reiki Workshop
Animal Welfare Society – Canine reiki workshop - Sunday September 24th from 10am-5pm. $145. Pre-requisite reiki level I or similar training. Spend a day with the shelter dogs at AWS. Each dog we work with has its own personality, needs and an individual way of choosing how to interact with us. Working with shelter dogs is a very different experience than your family pet and an experience that has shown incredible healing for the dogs and in true personal expansion for those in attendance too. Learn with Hands on experience: The importance of respect and honor Recognizing the guidance from the animal Preparing yourself Canine Chakras How to offer Reiki to an animal Creating a session Many stories as examples of sessions Registration is $145 or $50 deposit (with balance due on the day of the class). Made payable by check to Michele Lowry, 177 Hare Road, Milton NH 03851, or through PayPal to info@nikoenaturaltherapies.com I am offering Reiki Level I as part of a Reiki-Fest weekend. Level I is Friday Sept 22 (6-9pm), Saturday Sept 23 (10-5pm) fee $185. Save $$$ on the whole weekend - and pay $300.
 
TODAY
    Sunday Sep 24 @ 12:00 PM
Magic - Ixalan Pre-Release
The Complex – What: Magic - Ixalan pre-release Cost: $25 Description: Come and get a taste of the newest magic set when it's released. Wizards has really turned up the creativity going to a world with pirates and dinosaurs. Make sure to either call the store, email us, or visit to reserve your spot! When: We'll be doing this five times: Saturday: 12:01am (mid-night), 12:00pm and 5:00pm Sunday: 12:00pm and 5:00pm
 
TODAY
    Sunday Sep 24 @ 5:00 PM
FLANNEL - The Autumn Edition
FLASK LOUNGE – Join Jonathan Theory & dj büd as we provide beats for Portland's monthly Sunday tea dance! This month we not only celebrate diversity, but also the arrival of Autumn and Jonathan's 40th birthday! 21+, drink specials - PEACE???LOVE ?? FLANNEL ??
 
TODAY
    Sunday Sep 24 @ 5:00 PM
Magic - Ixalan Pre-Release
The Complex – What: Magic - Ixalan pre-release Cost: $25 Description: Come and get a taste of the newest magic set when it's released. Wizards has really turned up the creativity going to a world with pirates and dinosaurs. Make sure to either call the store, email us, or visit to reserve your spot! When: We'll be doing this five times: Saturday: 12:01am (mid-night), 12:00pm and 5:00pm Sunday: 12:00pm and 5:00pm
 
TODAY
    Sunday Sep 24 - Sep 25 @ 7:00 PM
A Sizzling Tribute To Stevie Ray Vaughan
Portland House of Music and Events – Benefit concert for The Red Cross’s Hurricane Harvey Fund. Featuring a blistering lineup of Maine’s best blues rockers. Featuring Hambone with appearances by Continental Shakedown and members of the Maine Dead Project, the Youngerbloods, Papa Tim and the Desperate Man's Blues Explosion and the Tumbledown Saints. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 day of show. Doors at 7 pm | Music starts at 8 pm. 21+
 
TODAY
    Sunday Sep 24 @ 8:00 PM
Sunday Night Stand Up! Feat: Mark Turcotte (9/24)
Empire Live Music & Events – Sunday Night Stand Up! Empire & Lone Pine Brewing are happy to bring you stand up comedy EVERY SUNDAY NIGHT! From touring acts, to the best locals in the business, Sunday nights are meant to be full of laughter! This week we have Mark Turcotte headlining the evening! Mark Turcotte is a married, father of two, and lifelong New Englander. Most of his material is mined from his tumultuous upbringing, marrying out of his league, and his impending demise. Beyond that, he’s a treat to be around. He hosts the ‘Mark in the Morning’ radio show on WOXO in Norway, Maine, and will soon make his national television debut on AXS TV’s ‘Gotham Comedy Live’. Mark believes in using his powers for good. In 2012, he began the Comedy Fix fundraising series, which raised money for a variety of local non-profits including The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing, National Alliance on Mental Illness, Good Shepherd Food Bank, Advocates for Children, John F. Murphy Homes, Tree Street Youth, and Greater Androscoggin Humane Society. *Highlights* Gotham Comedy Club – Gotham All-Stars World Series of Comedy – Semi-finalist at McCurdy’s Comedy Theatre, Sarasota, FL Funniest Comic on the East Coast Contest at Mohegan Sun – Finalist Boston Comedy Festival Cleveland Comedy Festival North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival Salem Comedy Festival Maine Comedy Festival Last Comix Standing at Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods Casino The Steve Katsos ShowThe Nite Show with Danny Cashman Free Beer & Hot Wings – Comedy Bash and Live at Night Show
 
TODAY
    Sunday Sep 24 - Sep 25 @ 9:00 PM
SunDaze: Relief
FLASK LOUNGE – On Sunday, September 24th we join forces as a community in an effort to assist in relief efforts for those affected by the recent destruction caused by hurricanes. This is still a no cover evening, but a donation at the door is will be highly appreciated. Lets get down for a good cause! Entertainment for the evening: Be See, Fenimore ? & resident Daze Inn +more tba
 
TOMORROW
    Monday Sep 25 @ 8:00 AM
York County Community Coffee
AARP Maine – Join us for our monthly community coffee in Arundel. Your first cup of coffee is on us. We’ll be at Mike's American Diner off Route 1 in Arundel. It's a great opportunity to meet AARP staff, members, and volunteers! At this neighborhood gathering, you'll also get to learn about the work we're doing in Maine and hear about upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. We hope you’ll come by! Photo courtesy of iStock. ID: 502321214
 
TOMORROW
    Monday Sep 25 @ 5:00 PM
Huphie Hauler Happy Hour Bike Ride
Portland Gear Hub – Huphie Hauler Happy Hour is an inclusive group bike ride that meets each Monday at the Portland Gear Hub. As the fall approaches, we're going to meet earlier - at 5PM. It's getting dark earlier, bring your brightest, most sparkly lights and wear higher-visability colors. This week we'll ride a brisk circuit of the 88 loop, with an optional stop at Hella Good Tacos for post-ride refreshment. Sign up to stay updated on rides! https://goo.gl/forms/nkO7rftMJNctOS0c2 FAQ: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4_kfj3IXXVlSkU4VURZcXJOclk/view?usp=sharing
 
TOMORROW
    Monday Sep 25 @ 6:00 PM
Pre-election group discussion
Pride Portland – Applicants to Pride Portland's Steering Committee, community members, and currently sitting SC members will join in an open discussion about the roles of available seats, and the passions of and skill sets offered by existing and potential applicants. The application process will remain OPEN through October 6, so if you aren't sure whether or not you should apply, join the discussion to find out! If you are unable to attend in person, please send us a message so we can discuss potential electronic means. If you are entirely unavailable at that time but you'd like to learn more or contribute to the conversation, drop us a line and one or more of us will connect with you and offer chances to get together in the meantime. *If you require any accommodations in order to participate fully, please let us know ASAP so we can make arrangements
 
TOMORROW
    Monday Sep 25 @ 6:30 PM
One Big Home Film Screening
Curtis Memorial Library – Join us for a screening and panel discussion of "One Big Home," a documentary that explores the boom in construction of "giant houses." On the tiny island of Martha’s Vineyard, where presidents and celebrities vacation, trophy homes threaten to destroy the island’s unique character. Twelve years in the making, One Big Home follows one carpenter’s journey to understand the trend toward giant houses. When he feels complicit in wrecking the place he calls home, he takes off his tool belt and picks up a camera. Bumping up against angry homeowners and builders who look the other way, he works with his community and attempts to pass a new bylaw to limit house size.
 
TOMORROW
    Monday Sep 25 @ 8:00 PM
Seu Jorge Presents: The Life Aquatic, A Tribute To David Bowie
State Theatre, Portland, Maine – Seu Jorge Presents: The Life Aquatic, A Tribute To David Bowie Mon, September 25, 2017 Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm State Theatre, Portland, Maine $65 / $45 / $40 - Reserved Seating On Sale Fri 5/19 10:00 am EDT
 
TOMORROW
    Monday Sep 25 @ 8:30 PM
Gina & The Red Eye Flight Crew Summer Residency
Portland House of Music and Events – Every Monday, all Summer! $5 at the door. Doors at 8:30 pm | Music starts at 9:30 pm. 21+
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Sep 26 @ 12:00 PM
Page to Stage series: Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill
Portland Public Library – Cast and/or crew members from the show will participate in a discussion and talk about themes of the play and the creative process of the performance. Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill recounts Billie Holiday’s life story through the songs that made her famous. It’s 1959 and Billie Holiday is performing in a run-down bar during one of the last performances of her lifetime. Through her poignant voice and moving songs, one of the greatest jazz singers of all-time shares her loves and losses. Learn More: https://www.portlandlibrary.com/series/page-stage/
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Sep 26 @ 5:00 PM
Introduction to Essential Oils
Urban Farm Fermentory – Come learn about essenial oils & how to incorporate them into your life. What are they? How to they work? How do you use them? We will discuss how to naturally address things such as seasonal threats to the body, healthy skin, digestive & respiratory issues, muscle tension & discomfort, stress, sleep, moods, and more... Each guest will make & take home a 10ml essential oil blend. This workshop is taught by Heather Wilson RN & doTERRA Essential Oil Educator. Price includes class, essential oil blend, and 1 drink of choice from the bar. $6 to reserve your spot, $10 due night of class.
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Sep 26 @ 7:00 PM
Film: The Ornithologist: Presented w/ Institute For American Art
SPACE Gallery – Fernando, a solitary ornithologist, is looking for endangered black storks along a remote river in northern Portugal when he is swept away by the rapids. Rescued by a couple of Chinese pilgrim girls on their way to Santiago de Compostela, he plunges into a dark, eerie forest, trying to get back on track. But as he encounters unexpected and uncanny obstacles and people who put him to the test, Fernando is driven to extreme, transformative actions. Gradually he becomes a different man: inspired, multifaceted, and finally enlightened. THE ORINTHOLOGIST website. “A transfixing spiritual and sexual odyssey” (Los Angeles Times). Presentwed with the Institute For American Art. Followed by a discussion with the IFAA's Christopher Stiegler
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Sep 26 @ 7:00 PM
MaineVoices Live featuring author Cathie Pelletier
Portland Press Herald – Cathie Pelletier is the author of twelve novels, beginning with The Funeral Makers 1986 and inspired by her hometown of Allagash, Maine. Her most recent, A Year After Henry, was published in 2014 and was a finalist for the Maine Fiction Award. Two of her novels, Dancing at the Harvest Moon and Candles on Bay Street, were published under the pseudonym K.C. McKinnon. Her next book is Proving Einstein Right, a collaboration with theoretical physicist S. James Gates, Jr. It will be published in spring 2019 by Public Affairs. Pelletier also has close ties to the music world. She's a songwriter whose words have been sung by David Byrne, the Texas Tornados, and the Glaser Brothers and she collaborated with country icon Tanya Tucker on 100 Ways to Beat the Blues and with the late Grand Ole Opry star Skeeter Davis on The Christmas Note. Bob Keyes, an award-winning Portland Press Herald arts reporter, will lead the conversation as we hear firsthand stories from Cathie about her multi-faceted career and her part in Maine's literary legacy.