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									                                                                  Cultural Events Calendar
                                                                        (Nonprofit organizations)

Day     Date, time Organization                               Artist/Group/Lecturer                             Type                        Place                            Price
                           Maine State      Uncommon Threads: Wabanaki Textiles, Clothing, & Costume.                    230 State St, Augusta. Tu-Fri 9-5, Sat 10-4     $2, 6-18 & Sr $1
        5/9, for a year                                                                                        Exhibit
                            Museum          Beautiful, little known textile arts of Maine’s Native people.               Info: 287-2301 or www.maine.gov/museum/          under 6 free
         1/18 - 2/12       Danforth Art                                                                         Archi- Danforth Art Gallery, UMA, Augusta. Info:
                                            Sustainable Practice: Architects Working in Maine Exhibit.                                                                        Free
           9-5 pm            Gallery                                                                           tecture Prof. Karen Adrienne, Gallery Dir., 621-3243
           2/11-13          KVAA       Annual Silent Auction. Kicks off Hallowell’s Mardi Gras                           Harlow Gallery, 160 Water St., Hallowell
                                                                                                                 Art                                                          Free
        12-4,12-6,10-4 (Harlow Gallery Celebration.                                                                      622-3813, Wed, Th, & Sun 12-4; Fri-Sat 12-6
             2/9
Tues                           UMA          Tournees French Film Festival: A Secret                             Movie    Klahr Center, UMA, Augusta.                          Free
         3:30 - 5 pm
            2/13                            The Vagina Monologues. To Benefit Family Violence Project                    Jewett Auditorium, UMA, Augusta. Tkts: 623-
 Sat                           UMA                                                                              Drama                                                          $10
            7 pm                            and Women of Democratic Republic of Congo.                                   8637 x301. Inf: Pamela Boivin, 623-8637 x315
             2/13          Johnson Hall How Do I Love Thee? Open Book Players: stories, poetry, and                      280 Water St, Gardiner For information/
 Sat                                                                                                            Mixed                                                          $10
             7:30              PAC      songs of love…Valentine cabaret fundraiser/Johnson Hall.                         tickets, 582-7144, or johnsonhall@verizon.net
            2/14             Old Fort       Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. Brief history of choc-                Lecture Hall, City Hall, 16 Cony Street,           Donation
Sun                                                                                                             Movie
            2 pm             Western        olate...chocolate covered marshmallows...chocolate fountain.                 Augusta.                                          suggested
                               KVAA       Higher Forms of Art. 5th annual showcase of work by area                       Harlow Gallery, 160 Water St., Hallowell
           2/19-21                                                                                               Art                                                          Free
                          (Harlow Gallery high school artists. Opening 5-8 pm 3/27.                                      622-3813, Wed, Th, & Sun 12-4; Fri-Sat 12-6
            2/24
Wed                            UMA          Tournees French Film Festival: Azur and Asmar                       Movie    Jewett Auditorium, UMA, Augusta.                     Free
         3:30 - 5 pm
                               KVAA       Young at Art. 7th annual exhibit of artwork by elementary and                  Harlow Gallery, 160 Water St., Hallowell
         2/27 – 3/22                                                                                             Art                                                          Free
                          (Harlow Gallery middle school students Opening 3-6 pm 2/27.                                    622-3813, Wed, Th, & Sun 12-4; Fri-Sat 12-6
              3/1                           Clarinet Quartet: Bay State Winds. One of the newer chamber Classical Lithgow Public Library, 45 Winthrop St.,
Mon                       Lithgow Library                                                                                                                                     Free
           6:30 pm                          ensembles of the United States Air Force Band of Liberty.    music Augusta. 626-2415 www.lithgow.lib.me.us
           3/1-17          Danforth Art                                                                                  Danforth Art Gallery, UMA, Augusta. Info:
                                            Architecture Student Show. Reception 4-6 pm, 3/11                    Art                                                          Free
           9-5 pm            Gallery                                                                                     Prof. Karen Adrienne, Gallery Dir., 621-3243
             3/3                            To Be or Not to Be. Jack Benny in 1942 political satire classic.
Wed                            UMA                                                                              Movie    Klahr Center, UMA, Augusta.                          Free
          6:30-9 pm                         Final screen appearance of comedienne Carole Lombard.
              3/5          Johnson Hall Sounds Good! Music Live at Johnson Hall. Primo Cubano –                 Latin    280 Water St, Gardiner For information/       $14,JH Mbr $12
 Fri
           7:30 pm             PAC      Hot Cuban/Latin salsa                                                   music    tickets, 582-7144, or johnsonhall@verizon.net student w/ID $5
             3/11                                                                                               Folk     Lithgow Public Library, 45 Winthrop St.,
Thurs                     Lithgow Library Simons and Goodwin – Folk songs and pop favorites.                                                                                  Free
           6:30 pm                                                                                              music    Augusta. 626-2415 www.lithgow.lib.me.us
           3/11-13           Gaslight       Accomplice. Rupert Holmes' surprising comedy thriller...adult                City Hall, 1 Winthrop St., Hallowell. For
                                                                                                                Drama                                                          Call
           3/18-20           Theater        audience. Mystery Writers Edgar Award. 7:30pm, but Sat. 8pm                  tickets: 626-3698. www.gaslighttheater.org
             3/12          Johnson Hall Sounds Good! Music Live at Johnson Hall. The Big Moose                  Fiddle   280 Water St, Gardiner For information/       $14,JH Mbr $12
 Fri
           7:30 pm             PAC      Band - Contra dance music. Celtic and other fiddle tunes.               music    tickets, 582-7144, or johnsonhall@verizon.net student w/ID $5
             3/14          Concerts at      Will Bristol, concert pianist. 17-year-old USM School of Music     Classical Jewett Auditorium, UMA, Augusta. Info/   $10, student $5,
Sun          2 pm            Jewett         student is one of the most promising pianists in the U.S.           music tickets: 621-3551. www.concertsatjewett.com 12 & under free
             3/18                           Reading/book discussion by Maine Author Steve Pinkham                        Lithgow Public Library, 45 Winthrop St.,
Thurs                     Lithgow Library                                                                        Talk                                                         Free
           6:30 pm                          from his recently published first novel, Mountains of Maine.                 Augusta. 626-2415 www.lithgow.lib.me.us


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                                                           Cultural Events Calendar
                                                                (Nonprofit organizations)
          3/19       Johnson Hall Sounds Good! Music Live at Johnson Hall. Inanna, Sisters in         West 280 Water St, Gardiner For information/         $14,JH Mbr $12
Fri
        7:30 pm          PAC      Rhythm - world beat.                                               African tickets, 582-7144, or johnsonhall@verizon.net student w/ID $5
          3/25        Concerts at   Kinga Augustyn - Solo Violin Recital. Includes works by J. S.               Jewett Auditorium, UMA, Augusta. Info/      $10, student $5,
Thur    7:30 pm                                                                                     Classical
                        Jewett      Bach, L. Berio, N. Paganini. www.kingaaugustyn.com                          tickets: 621-3551. www.concertsatjewett.com 12 & under free
          3/26       Johnson Hall Sounds Good! Music Live at Johnson Hall. Susie Burke &                  280 Water St, Gardiner For information/       $14,JH Mbr $12
Fri                                                                                               Folk
        7:30 pm          PAC      David Surette – sweet folk.                                             tickets, 582-7144, or johnsonhall@verizon.net student w/ID $5
         3/27          Augusta    Brahms’ Double Concerto/violinist Kinga Augustyn & cellist
Sat                               Maren Askin. Pictures at an Exhibition with KVAA: Art & Music Classical Hope Baptist Church, Route 202, Manchester         TBA
         3 pm         Symphony
         3/28       Pineland Suzuki th                                                                                                                         $10, stud/sr $5,
Sun                                10 Annual Benefit Concert: Alumni Celebration.                     Mixed     Messalonskee High School, Oakland
         2 pm           School                                                                                                                                 6 & under free
           4/2       Johnson Hall Sounds Good! Music Live at Johnson Hall. The Hot Seats –                      280 Water St, Gardiner For information/       $14,JH Mbr $12
Fri                                                                                                  Old-time
        7:30 pm          PAC      comic old-timey music                                                         tickets, 582-7144, or johnsonhall@verizon.net student w/ID $5
        4/5-26       Danforth Art                                                                               Danforth Art Gallery, UMA, Augusta. Info:
                                    Art Student Show                                                   Art                                                          Free
        9-5 pm         Gallery                                                                                  Prof. Karen Adrienne, Gallery Dir., 621-3243
           4/9       Johnson Hall Sounds Good! Music Live at Johnson Hall. Revision –                           280 Water St, Gardiner For information/       $14,JH Mbr $12
Fri                                                                                                   Mixed
        7:30 pm          PAC      rock/jazz/fusion                                                              tickets, 582-7144, or johnsonhall@verizon.net student w/ID $5
          4/11        Concerts at   Bellamy Jazz Band. A Maine favorite Dixieland/ swing band                   Jewett Auditorium, UMA, Augusta. Info/      $10, student $5,
Sun       2 pm                                                                                      Dixieland
                        Jewett      for 28 years!! St Louis Blues, Muskrat Ramble, Bill Bailey.                 tickets: 621-3551. www.concertsatjewett.com 12 & under free
          4/11                      Spring Concert. Large community chorus with members from
Sun                      CODA                                                                         Choral    Hope Baptist Church, Route 202, Manchester        Offering
       3 pm, 6 pm                   20 nearby communities directed by Ed Larsen.
          4/16       Johnson Hall Sounds Good! Music Live at Johnson Hall. Mark “Guitar”                        280 Water St, Gardiner For information/       $14,JH Mbr $12
Fri                                                                                                   Blues
        7:30 pm          PAC      Miller - blues                                                                tickets, 582-7144, or johnsonhall@verizon.net student w/ID $5
                     UMA Dept. of                                                                               UMA, Augusta. 1-877-UMA-1234, uma-
        4/16-17                     Terry Plunkett Poetry Festival. Friday evening & all day Sat.     Poetry                                                        Free
                    Arts/Humanities                                                                             info@maine.edu, or www.uma.edu
         4/18                                                                                                   St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 9 Summer St.,
Sun                   St. Marks’s   Calderwood Consort of early instruments and song                Classical                                                   Donation $10
         4 pm                                                                                                   Augusta, 622-2424.
Sun-                  UMA Music                                                                                 Jewett Auditorium, UMA, Augusta. Info: Prof.
        4/18-25                     UMA Jazz Week                                                      Jazz                                                         Free
Sun                     Dept                                                                                    Russ Lombardi, 621-3385
          4/23       Johnson Hall Sounds Good! Music Live at Johnson Hall. Valencia Robinson                    280 Water St, Gardiner For information/       $14,JH Mbr $12
Fri                                                                                                   Mixed
        7:30 pm          PAC      – soul/jazz/folk/r&b                                                          tickets, 582-7144, or johnsonhall@verizon.net student w/ID $5
          4/24         Augusta      Joint concert with Maine Youth Orchestra featuring Tim
Sat                                                                                                 Classical Hope Baptist Church, Route 202, Manchester            TBA
          TBA         Symphony      Sample narrating Our Boy Hubert and the Wolf
         4/26        UMA Student
Mon                              Maya Angelou, Poet Lauriat of the United States                     Lecture Augusta Civic Center                                   Call
         7 pm        Gov, Assoc.
        4/29-30      Danforth Art                                                                               Danforth Art Gallery, UMA, Augusta. Info:
                                    Architecture Juries                                                Art                                                          Free
        9-5 pm         Gallery                                                                                  Prof. Karen Adrienne, Gallery Dir., 621-3243
          5/1        South Parish/ Advanced Ensemble concert: Vivaldi's Four Seasons and                        South Parish Congregational Church,
Sat                                                                                                 Classical                                                    Donations
         7 pm       Pineland Suzuki more...solos by talented high school students.                              Augusta, Maine
        5/8-6/4      Danforth Art                                                                               Danforth Art Gallery, UMA, Augusta. Info:
                                    Senior Show. Reception: 5/8 after Commencement                     Art                                                          Free
        9-5 pm         Gallery                                                                                  Prof. Karen Adrienne, Gallery Dir., 621-3243


                                                                         Produced by “Concerts at Jewett”, www.concertsatjewett.com, chetday@alum.mit.edu, No. 57, 2/12/10
                                                    Cultural Events Calendar
                                                         (Nonprofit organizations)
      5/16 2 pm   Concerts at   DaPonte String Quartet. “The Maine-based Quartet has been                Jewett Auditorium, UMA, Augusta. Info/      $10, student $5,
Wed   1 pm talk                                                                              Classical
                    Jewett      outstanding for some time…” - Christopher Hyde.                          tickets: 621-3551. www.concertsatjewett.com 12 & under free
        5/23                                                                                             St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 9 Summer St.,
Sun               St. Marks’s   Thomas Marshall, organ and harpsichord                       Classical                                                  Donation $10
        4 pm                                                                                             Augusta, 622-2424.




                                                                  Produced by “Concerts at Jewett”, www.concertsatjewett.com, chetday@alum.mit.edu, No. 57, 2/12/10

								
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