‘The Golem’: How He Came Into The World (1920). This film is one of the classics of German expressionist horror and was a major influence on subsequent horror films. This showing features live piano accompaniment by Carolyn Swartz. See it at St. Lawrence Arts, 76 Congress St., Portland on Monday, Jan. 27, 7-9 p.m.
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BENEFITS

Wednesday 29

Pizza Social in support of Maine Audubon | Maine Beer Company | 525 U.S. 1 | Freeport | 4-8pm 20% of pizza sales will be donated.

COMEDY

Wednesday 22

Laughter in the Rafters (Comedy Showcase) @ Empire Live Music & Events | Empire 575 Congress St Portland | 7pm | $5 – $5.15

Damien Jurado & Nick Thune’s Sad Music, Sad Comedy Tour | Space Gallery 538 Congress St Portland | 8pm | $2

Thursday 23

Ari Shaffir: Jew | Aura Maine 121 Center St Portland | 7pm | $15

Sunday 26

Ian Stuart presents Comedy Roast Battle | 25 Temple St. Portland | 6pm

Friday 31

Krish Mohan’s Politely Angry Tour! | The Apohadion Theater 107 Hanover St. Portland | 7:30pm | $5

DANCE

Wednesday 22

Try-It Dance Classes with Rosa Noreen | Bright Star World Dance | 108 High Street, Floor 3, Portland | 5:30pm | Free

Thursday 23

Flamenco Dance Class For Total Beginners | Bourassa Dance Studio | 525 (rear) Forest Ave, Portland | 6pm | $10 – $55

Kizomba dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine. | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 6:45pm

Friday 24

Dance Party with rotating DJ’s | Spring Point Tavern | 175 Benjamin W Pickett St., South Portland | 8:30pm | Free

Saturday 25

Bachata dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 5pm

Salsa dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 6pm

Tuesday 28

Beginning Swing Dance Classes w/ Portland Swing Project | Mechanics Hall | 519 Congress St, Portland | 6pm | $12 – $80

Salsa dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 7pm

Bachata dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 8pm

Wednesday 29

Duquette and dancer at Blue | Blue | 650A Congress St, Portland | 5pm

Thursday 30

Flamenco Dance Class For Total Beginners | Bourassa Dance Studio | 525 (rear) Forest Ave, Portland | 6pm | $10 – $55

Kizomba dance classes with Danza Latina, Portland, Maine. | Danza Latina | 108 High St, Portland | 6:45pm

The Char Ball Art Rave | Portland House of Music & Events | 25 Temple St., Portland | 8pm

Friday 31

Dance Party with rotating DJ’s | Spring Point Tavern | 175 Benjamin W Pickett St., South Portland | 8:30pm | Free

Saturday 1

Disorder: A Darkwave Dance Party – Joy Division Edition! | Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St, Portland | 8pm

Sunday 2

Open Stage Night | Empire | 575 Congress St, Portland | 7:30pm | $5

FILM

Wednesday 22

The Body Code/Neurodome | Southworth Planetarium | 96 Falmouth St, Portland | 1pm | $5 – $5.50

Friday 24

The Great American Lie, a Representation Project Film | Waynflete Arts Center | 360 Spring Street, Portland | 6:30pm | Free

Saturday 25

Earth’s Wild Ride/Great Planet Adventures | Southworth Planetarium | 96 Falmouth St, Portland |

Visual Arts: Artist Talk by Frank Mauceri at Cove Street Arts, 71 Cove St., Portland, Thursday, Jan. 23, 7-8 p.m.

3pm | $5 – $5.50

Monday 27

The Golem | St. Lawrence Arts | 76 Congress Street, Portland | 7pm | $10 – $12

Thursday 30

Civil Rights Film Series: Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart | Rines Auditorium | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 6:30pm

VHYES | Space Gallery | 538 Congress St, Portland | 7pm | $6 – $8

FOOD + DRINK

Wednesday 22

Happy Hour Music Series! | Blue | 650A Congress St, Portland | 5pm

Stump Trivia | Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave, South Portland | 8pm

Thursday 23

Wine Down | Sebago Brewing Company | 211 FORE ST, Portland | 4pm

Bess Jacques & The Strays | Solo Italiano | 100 Commercial St, Portland | 6pm | Free

Ladies Night | Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave, South Portland | 9pm

Karaoke | Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave, South Portland | 10pm

Musingo Music Bingo | Sportsman’s Kitchen | 46 Sebago, Sebago | 6:30 PM | Free

Musingo Music Bingo | Pat’s Pizza | 791 US I | 6 PM | Free

Friday 24

Malts and Mariners | Pickup and | drop off at Cross Insurance Area Free St Entrance, Portland | 4pm | Free

Happy Hour with Travis James Humphrey | The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St, Portland | 5pm

Souper Supper at Saint Mary’s | Saint Mary’s Episcopal Church | 43 Foreside Road, Falmouth Foreside | 5pm | Free

Sunday 26

Dirty Mae residency at Blue | Blue | 650A Congress St, Portland | 7pm

Monday 27

Portland Food Council Annual Celebration | Fork Food Lab | 72 Parris St, Portland | 5pm | Free

TRIVIA NIGHT at Sebago Old Port | Sebago Brewing Company | 211 FORE ST, Portland | 7pm

Tuesday 28

Musingo Music Bingo | Willows Pizza | 740 Broadway, South Portland | 7 PM | Free

Musingo Music Bingo | Pat’s Pizza | 112 Pleasant Street, Brunswick | 6 PM | Free

Wednesday 29

New Year, New Beginnings Networking Event | North 43 Bistro | 1 Spring Point Drive, South Portland | 5:30pm | $10

Thursday 30

Lincoln Middle School Art and Auction | Rising Tide Brewery | 103 Fox St, Portland | 6pm | $10

Tuesday 4

Musingo Music Bingo | Willows Pizza | 740 Broadway, South Portland | 7 PM | Free

Musingo Music Bingo | Pat’s Pizza | 112 Pleasant Street, Brunswick | 6 PM | Free

LITERARY ARTS

Wednesday 22

Graphic Novel Book Club | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 3:30pm

Rhythm and Rhymes for Babies | Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 10:30am

Toddle Town | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 10:30am

Tales for Twos at Burbank | Burbank Branch | 377 Stevens Avenue, Portland | 10:30am

Kid’s Graphic Novel Book Club | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 3:30pm

Thursday 23

Maine’s Maritime History Influences Fiction | Thomas Memorial Library | 6 Scott Dyer Rd, Cape Elizabeth | 6:30pm | Free

Book Bambinos | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 10:30am

Friday 24

Preschool Story Time at Peaks | Riverton Branch | 1600 Forest Avenue, Portland | 10:15am

Preschool Story Time at Burbank | Burbank Branch | 377 Stevens Avenue, Portland | 10:30am

Tales for Twos | Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 10:30am

Letter Zoo | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 10:30am

Preschool Story Time at Riverton | Riverton Branch | 1600 Forest Avenue, Portland | 10:45am

Saturday 25

Play Me a Story: I’ve Got a Feelin’ Series | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | 10:30am | $8 – $15\

Artsy Afternoon | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 1pm | Free

Many Voices Teen Book Group | Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 1pm | Free

Monday 27

Books in Print: A Book Club discusses Esi Edugyan’s WASHINGTON BLACK | Print: A Bookstore | 273 Congress Street, Portland | 7pm | Free

Tuesday 28

Life 101 | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 10:30am

Songwriting Workshop | Thomas Memorial Library | 6 Scott Dyer Rd, Cape Elizabeth | 6pm | Free

Maine author, Maria Padian, launches her new YA novel, HOW TO BUILD A HEART | Print: A Bookstore | 273 Congress Street, Portland | 7pm | Free

Saturday 1

Sing Me a Story & Author Event February 1 2020 | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | 10:30am | $8 – $15

Author Talk with Nancy Freund Bills | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 2pm | Free

Writers’ Group | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | 2pm

Sunday 2

John Cariani’s Curtain Call post-Sunday matinee | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | 4:15pm

Tuesday 4

Preschool Story Time | Portland Public Library | 5 Monument Square, Portland | 10:30am

Graduate Programs Information Session | Sessions are available on our Portland, Gorham, and Lewiston campuses on a rotating basis Portland | 4:30pm

First Tuesday Book Club | Maine Charitable Mechanic Association | 519 Congress Street, Portland

MUSIC

Wednesday 22

Aura | 121 Center St | “Rap Night,” with Ill By Instinct & El Shupacabra | 9pm

Blue | 650A Congress St | Adam & Jon Live at BLUE  7:30pm | Happy Hour Music Series! 5pm

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Spring Point Tavern | 175 Benjamin W Pickett St. South Portland | Karaoke @ SPT | 8:30pm | Free

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Acoustic open mic | 7pm

Thursday 23

Aura | 121 Center St | “Retro Night,” with DJ Jon | 9pm | Free

Bayside Bowl | 58 Alder St | Music Video Portland 3 | 7pm | $10

Blue | 650A Congress St | Happy Hour Music Series! | 5pm

Bourassa Dance Studio | 525 (rear) Forest Ave | Flamenco Dance Class For Total Beginners | 6pm | $10 – $55

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St | KARAOKE w/ DJ COUGAR (Every Thursday)

Geno’s Rock Club | 625 Congress St | Vaulted, FASAD, Tossed Aside, Where They Hide | 8pm | $10

Gritty McDuff’s – Portland | 396 Fore Street | A Band Beyond Description [Grateful Dead tribute] | 9pm | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | karaoke with DJ Mike Mahoney | 9pm

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | The Portland Jazz Orchestra with special guest The Fryeburg Academy Jazz Ensemble | 8pm | $5 – $10

Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave South Portland | Karaoke | 10pm

Solo Italiano | 100 Commercial St | Bess Jacques & The Strays | 6pm | Free

State Theatre | 609 Congress St | Greensky Bluegrass | 8pm | $29.50

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Happy Folk

Willows Pizza Restaurant | 740 Broadway South Portland | open mic | 7pm | Free

Friday 24

Aura | 121 Center St | “Plague,” goth/industrial night | 9pm

Aura Maine | 121 Center St | We Banjo 3 | 8pm | $15

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Murphy’s Lawn at Luke’s Lobster | Portland Pier | 60 Portland Pier | Portland | 5-8 pm | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | DJ NoKlipz | 9pm

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | Driftwood | 8pm | $15 – $20

Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave South Portland | Live Music | 9pm

Silver House Tavern | 123 Commercial St | karaoke | 9pm | Free

Spring Point Tavern | 175 Benjamin W Pickett St. South Portland | Dance Party with rotating DJ’s | 8:30pm | Free

The Apohadion Theater | 107 Hanover St. | Dog Park/Crunchcoat/Bait Bag/Lake Over Fire | 8pm

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | 4th Friday Jazz feature with the rotating special guest 8pm | Happy Hour with Travis James Humphrey | 5pm

The Porthole Restaurant & Pub | 20 Custom House Wharf | Vinyl Tap in the Porthole Pub! | 6pm

Saturday 25

Bayside Bowl | 58 Alder St | Portland Ska Nite: El Grande w/ Stop the Presses & Bad Combo | 8:30pm | $7 – $10

Boston Camerata Bicentennial Series: “Free America” Featuring Falmouth’s St Mary Schola |  Hannaford Hall | 88 Bedford Street | 4pm | Free

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Geno’s Rock Club | 625 Congress St | The Unscarred, Objet & Devils Nite Out | 8:30pm | $10

Hannaford Hall | 88 Bedford Street | Bicentennial Series Boston Camerata: “Free America” Featuring Falmouth’s St Mary Schola | 4pm | Free

Kelly Caufield will perform “The Songs of Harold Arlen”  | Trinity Episcopal Church, 580 Forest Ave | $15/door | 7:30pm | 772-7421 | trinitychurchportland.org

Maine Charitable Mechanic Association | 519 Congress Street | Palaver Strings: On the Nature of Daylight | 7pm

Portland Eagles | 184 St John St | Pink Houses: A Mellencamp Tribute | 7pm | Free

Portland Ovations | 50 Monument Sq Ste 201 | Pre-Performance Lecture: “Hot off the Keyboard” | 3pm

Seasons Grille | 155 Riverside St | karaoke | 8:30pm

Silver House Tavern | 123 Commercial St | karaoke | 9pm | Free

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Hannah Damon and Friends

Urban Farm Fermentory | Afternoon Acoustic Concert | 3pm | Free

Woodfords Congregational Church | 202 Woodfords Street | First Annual Saturday Sing | 8:30am | $20 – $35

Sunday 26

Blue | 650A Congress St | Dirty Mae residency at Blue | 7pm

Cathedral of St. Luke’s | 143 State St | Concert | 3pm

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Port City Music Hall | 504 Congress St | The Rock And Roll Playhouse plays Music of Grateful Dead for Kids | 11:30am | $15

Monday 27

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Empire | 575 Congress St | “The Great Open Mic” | 6pm

Novare Res Bier Cafe | 4 Canal Plaza | Portland Pub and Chantey Sing | 7pm | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | karaoke with DJ Marc Beatham | 9pm

Tuesday 28

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Gritty McDuff’s – Portland | 396 Fore Street | Travis James Humphrey | 9pm | Free

Local 188 | 685 Congress St | Nightshades | 10pm | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | karaoke with DJ Mike Mahoney | 9pm

Portland House of Music & Events | 25 Temple St. | Megan Jo Wilson’s Rockstar Showcase | 7pm

Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave South Portland | Weekly Tuesday open mic night at the Sea Dog Brewery in SoPo | 8pm | Free

Thomas Memorial Library | 6 Scott Dyer Rd Cape Elizabeth | Songwriting Workshop | 6pm | Free

Wednesday 29

Aura | 121 Center St | “Rap Night,” with Ill By Instinct & El Shupacabra | 9pm

Blue | 650A Congress St | Happy Hour Music Series! 5pm | Irish Night Concert Series 7:30pm | Irish Session | 9pm

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Maine Charitable Mechanic Association | 519 Congress Street | Makers at the Hall: Nathan Richardson | 7pm | Free

Maine Charitable Mechanic Association | 519 Congress Street | Nathan Richardson: Makers at the Hall | 7pm

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | Danny Barnes + Twisted Pine | 7pm | $14 – $18

Spring Point Tavern | 175 Benjamin W Pickett St. South Portland | Karaoke @ SPT | 8:30pm | Free

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Acoustic open mic | 7pm

Thursday 30

Aura | 121 Center St | “Retro Night,” with DJ Jon | 9pm | Free

Blue | 650A Congress St | Happy Hour Music Series! | 5pm

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Gritty McDuff’s – Portland | 396 Fore Street | A Band Beyond Description [Grateful Dead tribute] | 9pm | Free

Hilltop Lodge, OceanView at Falmouth | 18 Blueberry Lane Falmouth | OceanView at Falmouth presents “To the Distant Beloved” Valentine’s Concert | 3pm | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | karaoke with DJ Mike Mahoney | 9pm

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | OLS & North Atlantic Blues Festival Present: Lurrie Bell | 8pm | $20 – $25

Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave South Portland | Karaoke | 10pm

Solo Italiano | 100 Commercial St | Bess Jacques & The Strays | 6pm | Free

Willows Pizza Restaurant | 740 Broadway South Portland | open mic | 7pm | Free

Friday 31

Aura | 121 Center St | “Plague,” goth/industrial night | 9pm

Bayside Bowl | 58 Alder St | Dustbowl Revival at Bayside Bowl | 8pm | $20

Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St | Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | 11am | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | DJ NoKlipz | 9pm

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | Funkationland | 8pm | $12 – $15

Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave South Portland | Live Music | 9pm

Silver House Tavern | 123 Commercial St | karaoke | 9pm | Free

Spring Point Tavern | 175 Benjamin W Pickett St. South Portland | Dance Party with rotating DJ’s | 8:30pm | Free

Sun Tiki Studios | 375 Forest Ave | Thalia Zedek Band // Hallelujah The Hills | 8pm | $10

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Happy Hour with Travis James Humphrey | 5pm

The Porthole Restaurant & Pub | 20 Custom House Wharf | Fog Ave in the Porthole Pub! | 6pm

Saturday 1

Flask Lounge | 117 Spring St | Disorder: A Darkwave Dance Party – Joy Division Edition! | 8pm

Geno’s Rock Club | 625 Congress St | Shabti, Garroted, Snær & Bloodborn | 8:30pm | $10

One Longfellow Square | 181 State Street, #201 | Honeysuckle w/ Ben Cosgrove | 8pm | $10 – $12

Rines Auditorium | 5 Monument Square | The Kids Are Alright | 10:30am

Seasons Grille | 155 Riverside St | karaoke | 8:30pm

Silver House Tavern | 123 Commercial St | karaoke | 9pm | Free

The Dogfish Company | 128 Free St | Matt Meyer and The Gumption Junction | 8pm

The Porthole Restaurant & Pub | 20 Custom House Wharf | Slygo Road in The Porthole Pub! | 6pm

Javier Rosario Trio | Album Release Concert | Blue | 650A Congress St | 8pm

Urban Farm Fermentory | Afternoon Acoustic Concert | 3pm | Free

Monday 3

Empire | 575 Congress St | “The Great Open Mic” | 6pm

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | karaoke with DJ Marc Beatham | 9pm

Tuesday 4

Gritty McDuff’s – Portland | 396 Fore Street | Travis James Humphrey | 9pm | Free

Local 188 | 685 Congress St | Nightshades | 10pm | Free

Old Port Tavern | 10 Moulton St | karaoke with DJ Mike Mahoney | 9pm

Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave South Portland | Weekly Tuesday open mic night at the Sea Dog Brewery in SoPo | 8pm | Free

THEATER

Open Stage Night | Empire | 575 Congress St, Portland | Sun Jan 19 7pm | $5

Almost, Maine by John Cariani | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | Tues, Wed, Thur, Fri 7:30pm | Sat 4 & 8pm | Sun 2pm | Open Caption Performance, Fri Jan 31, 7pm | $37 – $70

John Cariani’s Curtain Call post-Sunday matinee | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | Sun Feb 02 4pm

Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play | Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St, Portland | 11am daily through Jan. 31 | Free

“Murderers” by Jeffrey Hatcher | Good Theater | 76 Congress St, Portland | Sat Jan 25 12pm, Sun Jan 26 5pm, Tue Jan 28 7pm, Sat Feb 01 12pm | $22

“Narnia” a musical | Royal River Community Players | 305 US Rte 1 | Jan 17-18 and 23-25, 7pm | Jan 19 and 25, 2pm | tickets https://app.arts-people.com

Open Stage Night | Empire | 575 Congress St, Portland | Sun Jan 19 7pm | $5

Love Is A Funny Thing: A Comedy | 190 US Route 1 Falmouth | Thu Jan 23 7pm, Fri Jan 24 7pm, Sat Jan 25 2pm, Sat Jan 25 7pm | $18 – $20

Play Me a Story: I’ve Got a Feelin’ Series | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | Sat Jan 25 10am | $8 – $15

Play Your Way: Visit with Portland Police Department | Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | 142 Free St, Portland | Fri Jan 17 5pm | Free

Popcorn Falls (Maine Premiere!) | Good Theater | 76 Congress St, Portland | Wed, Thur, Fri  7pm | Sat 3pm & 7pm | Sun 2pm | $25 – $32

Sing Me a Story & Author Event February 1 2020 | Portland Stage Company | 25A Forest Ave, Portland | Sat Feb 01 10am | $8 – $15

The Effect by Lucy Prebble, directed by Christine Marshall | Jan 9-26, Fri/Sat 7:30pm | Sunday 2 pm | Talkback Jan 19 | $23 adults, $20 seniors | under 25 pay-what-you-can | Mad  Horse Theater | 24 Mosher Street | South Portland

VISUAL ARTS

The Tolerance Project | Maine College of Art | 522 Congress St, Portland | Free

The Complete City: Imagined | Displays of historic maps of Portland | through Jan. 31 | UNE Art Gallery | 716 Stevens Ave., Portland | Free

…to unravel the bind: Maine College of Art 2020 Faculty Triennial | Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art | 522 Congress St, Portland | Free

“Lusus Naturae” video and sound installation by Icelandic artist Ólöf Nordal | Opening on Thur Jan. 30 | USM Art Gallery | Gorham Campus | through March 12

A Group Exhibit of Visual Arts Benefiting the World Wildlife Fund | Richard Boyd Art Gallery | 15 Epps Street, Portland | Sat Feb 01, Sun Feb 02, 10am | Free

Artsy Afternoon | South Portland Public Library | 482 Broadway, South Portland | Sat Jan 25 1pm | Free

International Photography Exhibition | The Prince Memorial Library | 267 Main St, Cumberland | Opening Reception Jan 23 | show runs thru Feb 29

Music Video Portland III | Jan 23 | All ages | Tix $10 adv | $15 door | Bayside Bowl | 58 Alder St | Portland

Entry to the Oasis | Syd Veverka | in the window at SPACE | 538 Congress St | info@space538.org | 828-5600

Sanctuary, a participatory installation about embodied experience | Emily Rapp Black & Carrie Scanga | through May 15 | UNE Ketchum Library Gallery | 11 Hills Beach Rd | Biddeford | https://library.une.edu/art-galleries/

Photo Presentation of Italy’s Rich History | The Language Exchange | 75 Market Street, Suite 305, Portland | Fri Jan 31 6pm | $15 – $20

VHYES | Space Gallery | 538 Congress St, Portland | Through Jan 30 | Thu Jan 30 7pm | $6 – $8

WORKSHOPS

Friday 24

Girl Talk | A conversation on “Changing the Narrative Around Rape Culture” | Mayo Street Arts | 10 Mayo St | 6:30pm | $5 suggested donation

Saturday 25

Revitalizing String Instructional Repertory with Andrew Dabczynski | 10am-1pm | USM School of Music | Corthell Concert Hall | Gorham Campus | Free to music students and teachers