"Buried Voices:" The Tate House Museum invites you to hear stories of ordinary people, buried and long forgotten, Sat. Oct. 24, 5 p.m. More information on the event under "Museums."
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BENEFITS

OCTOBER 21

TheWorst + The Bumbling Woohas | Livestream event to benefit Maine Music Alliance | Broadcast from Sun Tiki Studios | 8:30pm | facebook.com/radplaid/live | For more info on MMA, visit mainemusicalliance.org

OCTOBER 25

Stone Quarry Band | Benefit for the Autism Society of Maine | 2pm | Cadenza, 5 Depot St, Freeport | limited seating, masks required | $12 advance / $15 door | cadenzafreeport.com

ONGOING

Online Auction, fundraiser for The Public Theatre in Lewiston | New items added daily | Through Oct. 25 | To view items, to donate, or for more info, visit 32auctions.com/TPTAuction2020

“John Lewis: Good Trouble” chronicling Lewis’ social activism | PMA Films | bit.ly/31sorvW | All proceeds to benefit NAACP-Maine

“RBG” | PMA Films and Magnolia Pictures offer a digital purchase of the film for $6.99 with an hour-long interview with filmmakers | Portion of proceeds to benefit ACLU Women’s Rights Project | portlandmuseum.org/filmscreenings/rbg

COMEDY

OCTOBER 22

Stroudwater Fall Comedy Series | 7pm | Stroudwater Distillery | 4 Thompsons Point | $10 reservations only | Cocktails and food specials | Masks required | bit.ly/30JUWGM

OCTOBER 23

Cabin Fever outdoor comedy show | 6-9pm | Brick South, 8 Thompson’s Point Rd, Portland | $20 | Info and tickets, thompsonspoint.com/calendar/cabinfevercomedy1023

OCTOBER 29

Stroudwater Fall Comedy Series | 7pm | Stroudwater Distillery | 4 Thompsons Point | $10 reservations only | Cocktails and food specials | Masks required | bit.ly/30JUWGM

FILM

OCTOBER 23

“Friday the 13th,” 1980 classic | Prides Corner Drive-in | showtime 9:5pm | $15/car | 651 Bridgton Rd, Westbrook | bit.ly/316unv2

“Nationtime” | 1972 National Black Political Convention | Virtual screening to support The Apohadion Theater and SPACE | Through Nov. 6 | theapohadiontheater.com/facebook-event/nationtime/

OCTOBER 27

“Damnationland – Fright for Your Rights” | State Theatre Livestream together with NextGen America | 8pm | Facebook Live, at bit.ly/3k6Dx1Y

OCTOBER 30

“Hocus Pocus,” 1993 | Prides Corner Drive-in | showtime 6:50pm | $15/car | 651 Bridgton Rd, Westbrook | bit.ly/3lSDszo

“The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923)” with the Kotzschmar Organ | Online event available from 12pm Oct. 30 to 11pm Nov. 1 | pay-what-you-can, starting at $10 | Info and tickets at bit.ly/3j37Vcu

OCTOBER 31

“Hocus Pocus,” 1993 | Prides Corner Drive-in | showtime 6:50pm | $15/car | 651 Bridgton Rd, Westbrook | bit.ly/3lSDszo

“Halloween,” 1978 classic | Prides Corner Drive-in | showtime 9:45pm | $15/car | 651 Bridgton Rd, Westbrook | bit.ly/34YtRk4

“The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923)” with the Kotzschmar Organ | Online event available from 12pm Oct. 30 to 11pm Nov. 1 | pay-what-you-can, starting at $10 | Info and tickets at bit.ly/3j37Vcu

NOVEMBER 1

“The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923)” with the Kotzschmar Organ | Online event available til 11pm | pay-what-you-can, starting at $10 | Info and tickets at bit.ly/3j37Vcu

ONGOING

“The Mouth of The Wolf” | Virtual screening through Oct. 30 | The Apohadion Theater and SPACE | $10 rental | 3-day streaming period | bit.ly/2H56DAJ

“Billy the Kid” | Virtual screening through Oct. 30 | The Apohadion Theater | $8 rental | 72-hour streaming period | bit.ly/2S5GCTL

“Oliver Sacks: His Own Life” | $12 | Portion of proceeds will benefit Frontier, Brunswick | go to explorefrontier.com/events/virtual-cinema for information and links to this and other films.

“The Hermit,” North Pond Hermit documentary | free stream on Vimeo:
vimeo.com/406217619

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

OCTOBER 22

Staying Above Water | 4:30-5:30pm | Keynote Lecture by Jeff Goodell, followed by Q&A | hosted by Greater Portland Landmarks | Free | Tickets required | Schedule, info, Zoom reservations at bit.ly/32IIsQI

Falmouth’s Virtual Community Supper Show | 5:30-6:30pm | Residents’ performances, history, stories | Watch online or Cable Channel 2 | Donations to the Falmouth Food Pantry welcomed | for more info, visit falmouthme.org/town-clerk/events/119881

OCTOBER 27

“From Grandma’s Bible to the Barrel of a Gun” | with  Tom Meuser, Ph.D., Center for Excellence in Aging & Health, UNE | part of the SAGE Lecture Series at The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at USM | $10 | register 4 days in advance to receive link | info and registration at bit.ly/2RBWPjf

OCTOBER 28

Sustainability Series: The Birds of Scarborough Marsh with Linda Woodard | 5:30-7pm | Portland Public Library | info and Zoom link at bit.ly/2GPlD5d

NOVEMBER 3

Jacqueline Murray Loring & Preston Hood | War and Resiliency: Inspiring Accounts of Real Life Journeys | part of the SAGE Lecture Series at The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at USM | $10 | register 4 days in advance to receive link | info and registration at bit.ly/2RBWPjf

ONGOING

OUT Maine Emerging Leaders | Online LGBTQ+ group for young adults, 18-22 | Free | Every other Monday 2:30-3:30pm | Registration: bit.ly/3hRxlJw

OUT Maine Youth Programs | Online LGBTQ+ groups and programs for ages 11-22 | Free | Info at outmaine.org/programs/youth-programs

LITERARY ARTS

OCTOBER 21

Literary Lunch: Carolyn Chute on “The Recipe for Revolution” with Ron Currie Jr. | 12-1pm | Portland Public Library | info and Zoom link at portlandlibrary.com/programs-events/

Suzanne Langlois with Martha Collins and Adrian Blevins reading and conversation | Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance | 7-8pm | Livestream: bit.ly/2ICEaCN

OCTOBER 22

Maine at 200 Series: A Talk with Liam Riordan, “Becoming Maine” | Free | for more info: mainehistory.org/programs_events.shtml

Poetry Express with Samaa Abdurraqib | 6-7:30pm | Facebook Live poetry reading hosted by Maine Humanities Council and Maine State Library | info at mainehumanities.org/event/poetry-express-10/

OCTOBER 24

Story-time with Robin Barone of “Where is Robin” | Adventure stories for 4-8 year-olds | 10:30-11:30am | Hosted by Print: A Bookstore | for more info and Zoom link: events at printbookstore.com

OCTOBER 27

Book Launch: “Enough! Poems of Resistance and Protest” with readings by Maine writers | 7-8pm | Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance | For info and to RSVP, bit.ly/346qubA

OCTOBER 29

Bloomsbury’s Object Lessons Panel | Panel of 7 authors of “Object Lessons,” a series of short books about hidden lives of ordinary things | 7-8pm | Hosted by Print: A Bookstore | for more info and Zoom link: events at printbookstore.com

OCTOBER 31

Halloween Showcase for local writers | Hot chocolate and spooky stories in Congress Square Park | Hosted by Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Sq. | Live and in-person | 12-1pm | Wear a mask and fit right in!

NOVEMBER 3

Virtual First Tuesday Book Club | Maine Charitable Mechanic Association | “As Bright As Heaven” by Susan Meissner |12-1 pm | for more info and Zoom link: mechanicshallmaine.org/programming/

ONGOING

Be a part of Maine history by contributing your story of life during COVID-19 to the Maine Historical Society’s Maine Memory Network | Details and guidelines for story submission on mainememory.net/mymainestories.

Free Ebooks for Students | Commemorate the end of World War II | Free military history downloads | also African-American and Latino history downloads | ebooksforstudents.org/.

MUSEUMS

OCTOBER 22

Maine Jewish Museum Pop-Up | 67 Washington Ave., Portland | Tues-Fri 11-4 | Sat. 11-5 | Closed Sun-Mon | Masks required | New exhibit: Elizabeth Greenberg, Kerry Michaels and Trice Stratmann | through Nov. 21

OCTOBER 24

Buried Voices presented by Tate House Museum | Stories of ordinary people coming to light | 5pm | Stroudwater Burial Ground, 1300 Westbrook St, Portland | Bring chair or blanket | limited to 50 people, masks required | $10 adult, $5 child, $20 family | Registration required, no walk-ons | Email info@tatehouse.org with reservation request and leave phone number.

MUSIC

OCTOBER 22

Hippo Campus | State Theatre | Livestream | $15 | 9pm | statetheatreportland.com/calendar/

Eli Gilbert & Grace Gilbert | Out of the Blue Live Stream Series | 7pm | facebook.com/portcityblue

OCTOBER 23

Ocean Ave Band | 7pm | Cadenza, 5 Depot St, Freeport | limited seating, masks required | $12 advance / $15 door | also livestreamed on Facebook | info/tickets at cadenzafreeport.com

Caroline Cotter & Jed Bresette | Out of the Blue Live Stream Series | 8pm | facebook.com/portcityblue

OCTOBER 24

Anni Clark | 7pm | Cadenza, 5 Depot St, Freeport | limited seating, masks required | $12 advance / $15 door | also livestreamed on Facebook | info/tickets at cadenzafreeport.com

Mike Effenberger | Out of the Blue Live Stream | 8pm | facebook.com/portcityblue

OCTOBER 25

Cold War Kids | State Theatre | Livestream | $15 | 9pm | statetheatreportland.com/calendar/

Portland Rossini Club | Selections from the Iris Ensemble’s March, 2020 performance | 3pm | $10, free for members | Registration and Zoom link, bit.ly/2H6JFZR

OCTOBER 29

Lady Lamb – Live from the Hive with Strings | State Theatre | Livestream | $12-$15 plus fees | 8pm | statetheatreportland.com/calendar

Lucinda Williams | State Theatre | Livestream | $20 | 8pm | statetheatreportland.com/calendar/

Juniper Ginger | Out of the Blue Live Stream | 8pm | facebook.com/portcityblue

OCTOBER 30

Brad Terry Quartet | 7pm | Cadenza, 5 Depot St, Freeport | limited seating, masks required | $12 advance / $15 door | also livestreamed on Facebook | info/tickets at cadenzafreeport.com

Jenny Van West | Out of the Blue Live Stream Series | 7pm | facebook.com/portcityblue

ONGOING

Recomposed: The Four Seasons | Portland Symphony Orchestra | Available to stream through Nov. 4 | Pay-what-you-can options | info and tickets: bit.ly/33zWl2R

Noel Paul Stookey | Portland Symphony Orchestra | Available to stream Oct. 18-Nov. 16 | Pay-what-you-can options | info and tickets: portlandsymphony.org/event/noel-paul-stookey/

Irish Night at Blue Virtual Concert Series | Wednesdays 8pm on Facebook | bit.ly/2Ebi60a for info and schedule.

SPACE House Shows | weekly live stream series on Instagram | Tuesdays 8pm | facebook.com/SPACE538/ for information and Instagram links.

PEACE OF MIND

OCTOBER 23

Curbside Souper Supper at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 43 Foreside Road, Falmouth | Free, 2nd and 4th Fridays | Masks and social distancing

OCTOBER 24

Drive-Up Take-Home Bean Hole Bean Supper | Last of the season | Place order by Oct. 21, Pick up Oct. 24 between 3:30-5pm | Blue Point Congregational Church, 236 Pine Point Road, Scarborough | To order, visit bluepointchurch.org/bean-suppers or call 883-6540

ONGOING

Yoga for Sustainable Activism | SeaChange Yoga | wellbeing for organizers and activists | Mondays 6-7pm | Donations accepted | via Zoom | seachangeyoga.org/lovewarriors

Queer Yoga with SeaChange Yoga | Online trauma-informed classes | Th 6-7pm | $15 suggested donation | seachangeyoga.org/queeryoga

Community Meal | Free boxed meals for take-out | Trinity Lutheran Church in conjunction with Wayside Food Services | every Wed 1-2pm in parking lot at 612 Main St, Westbrook | Please wear a mask.

Recovery Yoga | SeaChange Yoga | for people in recovery from substance use disorder | Tues/Thurs 1:30-2:20pm | Free | seachangeyoga.org/recovery-yoga

LL Bean Free Sunset Yoga Classes | Freeport | for schedules and to register, bit.ly/35oEaQ2

Gentle Chair Yoga with AARP Maine | SeaChange Yoga | Fridays 8:30-9:15am | $15 suggested donation | through Dec. 18 | info at seachangeyoga.org/aarp-chair-yoga

THEATER

OCTOBER 21

Virtual Theatre Fest: Two Bad Eggs by Pi Crosby (age 13) & Calvin Foster (age 12) | Original plays by young Maine playwrights | Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | $10 donation supports scholarship program | 5:30-6:30 | Register at bit.ly/3lLSszg

OCTOBER 22

Walk Among The Shadows | Spirits Alive: “Vices, Voices, & the Vote: 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage” | Online only | Free, but donations always welcome in support of Eastern Cemetery work | spiritsalive.org/wats/ | Through Nov. 7

Virtual Theatre Fest: Murder on the Titanic by Adey Wrona (age 13) | Original plays by young Maine playwrights | Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | $10 donation supports scholarship program | 5:30-6:30 | Register at bit.ly/3lLSszg

OCTOBER 23

Mad Horse Midnight Mask-erade virtual party | Recommended for more mature audiences | Tickets and info, madhorse.com

Virtual Theatre Fest: The Legend of Candyland by Elias Emerson (age 8) | Original plays by young Maine playwrights | Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine | $10 donation supports scholarship program | 5:30-6:30 | Register at bit.ly/3lLSszg

“Imperfect Chemistry” A romantic comedy | 7:30pm | Pay what you can | The Footlights Theatre, 190 US Route 1, Falmouth | masks required | For more info, visit thefootlightstheatre.com

“The Turn of The Screw” | Plays of Futures Passed Series, Theater at Monmouth | Through Oct. 29 | 48-Hour Rental | Info and link at
theateratmonmouth.org/plays/plays-of-futures-passed/

OCTOBER 24

“Imperfect Chemistry” A romantic comedy | 7:30pm | Pay what you can | The Footlights Theatre, 190 US Route 1, Falmouth | masks required | For more info, visit thefootlightstheatre.com

OCTOBER 29

Stroll Haunted Yarmouth | Stories of real people who lived and died in Yarmouth, presented by Royal River Community Players in conjunction with Yarmouth Historical Society and the Village Improvement Society | Online through Oct. 31 | $15 | royalrivercommunityplayers.com/

VISUAL ARTS

OCTOBER 22

Makers (in their studios): Ayumi Horie | virtual chat on about pottery and activism | hosted by Mechanics’ Hall | 519 Congress St | 7-8pm | Free for Mechanics’ Hall members | $8 general admission | mechanicshallmaine.org/programming/

“Perception of Form” Jean Wiecha drawings and paintings | Casco Bay Artisans, 68 Commercial St, Building A, Portland | 11am-6pm | cascobayartisans.com

NOVEMBER 1

Serenity | Exhibit of paintings evoking calm and tranquility | Richard Boyd Art Gallery, 15 Epps St, Peaks Island | free | Daily 10-5 | info at 207-712-1097 | richardboydpottery.com/ | through Nov. 29.

ONGOING

“STEAM” curated by Wes LaFountain | “STEM + Arts” | through Dec. 31 | Cove St. Arts | 71 Cove St, Portland | M-F 10-5:30, Sat. 10-5 | 808-8911 | covestreetarts.com | Face masks required.

Art in The Park installations | Congress Sq. Park | new installations monthly through November | October installation, Irina Skornyakova’s Unearthed Metadata

Thomas Connolly Solo Exhibition | Greenhut Galleries | 146 Middle St, Portland | M-F 10-5:30, Sat. 10-5 | through Oct. 31

Casco Bay Artisans, 68 Commercial St, Building A, Portland | 11am-6pm | Jean Wiecha: “Perception of Form” | Diane Dahlke: “Farm to Canvas, Endless Harvest” | Robin Swennes: For the Love of the Blues | Through Nov. 30 | cascobayartisans.com

“Missing Maine Landscapes” | Work by 17 UMVA artists | Virtual showing | umvagallery.wixsite.com/exhibits | Union of Maine Visual Artists | 516 Congress St, Portland | info: umvagallery@gmail.com

Annual Scenes of Maine | Exhibit of paintings by 8 artists | Richard Boyd Art Gallery, 15 Epps St, Peaks Island | free | Daily 10-5 | info at 207-712-1097 | richardboydpottery.com/ | through Oct. 30.

Timothy Wilson and George Lloyd previews | through Nov. 7 | Cove St. Arts | 71 Cove St, Portland | M-F 10-5:30, Sat. 10-5 | 808-8911 | covestreetarts.com | Face masks required

2020 Vision: Past, Present & Future | Artists’ interpretations of a moment in Maine’s history | On view: creativeportland.com/2020vision | through April 15, 2021.

Maine Museum of Photographic Arts | “MMPA Antidote,” mainemuseumofphotographicarts.org, featuring Maine art and artists | updated regularly with interviews and Q&As.

“Flight” curated by Lissa Hunter | through Dec. 5 | Cove St. Arts | 71 Cove St, Portland | M-F 10-5:30, Sat. 10-5 | 808-8911 | covestreetarts.com | Face masks required