"Sight Specific," an exhibition of paintings by Tina Ingraham is on view at Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St., Portland, through Oct. 3. The gallery can be reached at 772-2693. Hours are Mon.-Fri, 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. (“Angled in Light,” oil on linen, Tina Ingraham)
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BENEFITS

SEPTEMBER 17-20

Farm-to-Easel Invitational Art Auction | Virtual fundraiser for Wolfe’s Neck Center | for info and to register for bidding, bit.ly/3gTobM8

SEPTEMBER 18

Drive-thru Food Drive | United Way of Greater Portland | Contactless: put bags or boxes of non-perishable items in your trunk or back seat for volunteers to remove | 8am-2pm | Wayside Food Programs | 135 Walton St, Portland | 347-2340 | more info, bit.ly/2DNi5zo

ONGOING

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

COMEDY

SEPTEMBER 17

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

SEPTEMBER 24

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

DANCE

SEPTEMBER 18

Find and Free Yourself Through Dance | Dempsey Center virtual event | Free | 10:30am | info and registration: bit.ly/33edIpC

FILM

SEPTEMBER 18

“Space Dogs” | Virtual screening | through Oct. 2 | The Apohadion Theater | $12 rental | 48-hour streaming period | bit.ly/35olJuR

SEPTEMBER 18-27

International Maritime Film Festival | $10 streaming for 7 days | Live Q&A events | info: maritimefilmfestival.com | tickets: vimeo.com/ondemand/imff

SEPTEMBER 19

“Madman,” cult horror classic | Prides Corner Drive-in Late Show | showtime 11:15pm | $15/car | 651 Bridgton Rd, Westbrook | bit.ly/2F1oFD5

SEPTEMBER 24

Maine’s Home Movies and Short films from the wild Maine year of 2020 | Maine Film Association | Live outdoor screening | Urban Farm Fermentory | 200 Anderson St. East Bay, Portland | 6:30pm | $15 | facemasks required | info and pre-registration, bit.ly/2EZCXn9

ONGOING

“The Hole,” | Virtual screening | through Sept. 18 | The Apohadion Theater, co-presented by SPACE | $8 rental / 48 hours | bit.ly/2EYNAH7

“Feels Good Man,” | Virtual screening | through Sept. 25 | The Apohadion Theater, co-presented by SPACE | $8 rental | 48-hour streaming period | bit.ly/2DNq4fP

“Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin” | through Oct. 22 | $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

LITERARY ARTS

SEPTEMBER 16

Virtual Literary Lunch: Kerri Arsenault on “Mill Town” with Kate Christensen | 12-1 pm | for more info and Zoom link: bit.ly/3iXFAEM

SEPTEMBER 17

Virtual Writers Meet-Up | Portland Public Library |
6-7 pm | moderated by Richard Leone | Zoom info at bit.ly/3jjQRzh

Debra Spark and Bonnie Friedman discuss their books on writing | 7-8pm | Hosted by Print: A Bookstore | for more info and Zoom link: events at printbookstore.com

SEPTEMBER 21

Hamilton! Remixing American History with Dr. Richard Bell | 7 pm | Free to members of Mechanics’ Hall and Maine Historical Society | $10 non-members | Registration required | for more info: mechanicshallmaine.org/programming/

SEPTEMBER 22

“See Beyond” panel | Q&A with four authors from The Telling Room’s annual anthology of youth writing | 7-8pm | Info and zoom link: printbookstore.com/tellingroom920

Poetry Express with Kifah Abdulla | 6pm | Facebook Live poetry reading hosted by Maine Humanities Council and Maine State Library | info at mainehumanities.org/event/poetry-express-9/

SEPTEMBER 23

Maine author Perry O’Brien discusses his book, “Fire in the Blood” | 7-8pm | Hosted by Print: A Bookstore | for more info and Zoom link: events at printbookstore.com

SEPTEMBER 24

Maine at 200 Series: A History of Maine Railroads | Online Book Talk with Bill Kenny | Free | for more info: mainehistory.org/programs_events.shtml

SEPTEMBER 26

Bath Book Bash | Celebration of children’s literature | day-long virtual event on Youtube | ending with “A Conversation with Lois Lowry” via Zoom at 6pm | for more information, visit patten.lib.me.us/event/the-bath-book-bash/

SEPTEMBER 30

Preeti Chhibber and Alex Segura discuss their new Star Wars titles | 7-8pm | Hosted by Print: A Bookstore | for more info and Zoom link: events at printbookstore.com/event/starwars920

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

SEPTEMBER 17

Exhibition opening, Miklos Pogany, Alice Spencer | runs through Oct. 18 | Maine Jewish Museum Pop-Up | 67 Washington Ave., Portland | Tues-Fri 11-5 | Sat. 11-6 | Sun-Mon private appts only, call Nancy at 207-239-4774 | Masks required.

ONGOING

Tate House Museum | 1267 Westbrook St. | Inside/Out Tours | Fri, Sat, Sun through Sept. 27 | $12, $10 seniors, $5 children | Registration, payment 24 hours in advance | call 774-6177 or email info@tatehouse.org | For time slots and info visit tatehouse.org and scroll to Inside/Out Tours.

Maine Jewish Museum Pop-Up | 67 Washington Ave., Portland | Tues-Fri 11-5 | Sat. 11-6 | Sun-Mon private appts only, call Nancy at 207-239-4774 | Masks required.

MUSIC

SEPTEMBER 17

Lady Lupine | Out of the Blue Live Stream Series | 8 p.m. | Blue | 650 Congress | facebook.com/portcityblue

SEPTEMBER 18

Samuel James | Out of the Blue Live Stream Series | 8 p.m. | Blue | 650 Congress | facebook.com/portcityblue

SEPTEMBER 20

Portland Rossini Club Season Opening Concert | 3pm | Free for PRC and MK Club members | $10 suggested for general public | Pre-registration and zoom link: bit.ly/32fbveh

SEPTEMBER 24

Max Garcia Conover, Ben Cosgrove & Rattlesnake Arm | Out of the Blue Live Stream Series | 8 p.m. | Blue | 650 Congress | facebook.com/portcityblue

SEPTEMBER 26

Back with Bach, James Kennerley and the Kotzchmar Organ | Free livestream concert from Merrill Auditorium | Info/reservations at bit.ly/2Zov2qP

ONGOING

Kevin Morby plays each of his albums in their entirety | Livestream series Thursdays through Oct. 15 | 9pm | $15 | statetheatreportland.com/events.

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

Pic-Nic-Ettes at Thompson’s Point | 10 Thompson Point Road | Food trucks, drinks, live music, reggae Fridays | Wed-Fri, 4-8:30 pm, through Sept. 18 |
bit.ly/3hCBnpC

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

PEACE OF MIND

SEPTEMBER 25-27

Common Ground Fair Livestream | for more information and schedule visit fair.mofga.org/fair-schedule.

ONGOING

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

Gentle Chair Yoga with AARP Maine and SeaChange Yoga | online | Fridays 8-8:45 am | For more info and to register: bit.ly/2Dzu0Au | Through Sept. 18

Queer Yoga with SeaChange Yoga | Outdoor trauma-informed classes | every Thurs 6-7pm, North Deering | $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.

LL Bean Free Sunday, and Sunset, Yoga Classes | Freeport | bit.ly/3lPmbrK for schedules and to register

Outdoor Yoga Class series through Sept. 26 | SeaChange Yoga | volunteer teachers | Donations accepted | Eastern Prom and Payson Park, for details and to sign up, bit.ly/3b2ZIm5

THEATER

SEPTEMBER 19

“FAFALO!” | LIVE outdoor theater by the Ziggurat Theater Ensemble with Balinese masks and huge puppets | Eastern Promenade, Portland | between Carter Field and tennis courts | Family-friendly | 2pm

ONGOING

“Pirates of Penzance” | Theater at Monmouth, “Plays of Futures Past” Series | $25 / $20 students | Youtube link valid from 3pm Friday through the following Thursday | Register at bit.ly/2Z0dnWg

Adam & Eve: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Garden | The Footlights Theatre | 190 US Rte 1 | Falmouth | Th 7pm, F/Sat 7:30pm | $20 | Reservations 747-5434 | Masks required | Sept. 17 through Oct. 3 | Visit thefootlightstheatre.com

VISUAL ARTS

SEPTEMBER 16

“Welcome Home” | Virtual performance/conversation featuring 4 artists with stories of migration and diasporic art forms | Part of Welcoming Week by the Immigrant Welcome Center, Portland Ovations and Indigo Arts | Facebook Live | 7pm | facebook.com/indigoartsalliance

SEPTEMBER 30

Makers (in their studios): Tandem Glass | virtual chat on glass blowing with Terrill Waldman and Charlie Jenkins in Dresden Mills | hosted by Mechanics’ Hall | 519 Congress St | 7-8pm | Free for Mechanics’ Hall members | $8 general admission | mechanicshallmaine.org/programming/

“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

ONGOING

“Singular and Serial: Contemporary Monotype and Monoprint” | runs through Sept. 19 | Cove St. Arts | 71 Cove St, Portland | M-F 10-5:30, Sat. 10-5 | 808-8911 | covestreetarts.com | Face masks required

“Sight Specific” Tina Ingraham | Greenhut Galleries | 146 Middle St, Portland | M-F 10-5:30, Sat. 10-5 | through Oct. 3

“The Taste of A Cinder Block is Not a Cinder Block or an Ordinary Kind of Magic” | Artwork by Jenny Brillhart, Kim Faler, Zoe Sheehan Saldana | Hours: Fri/Sat 3-5:30pm | through Oct. 3 | By appt, ablebakercontemporary@gmail.com | Able Baker Contemporary, 29 Forest Ave, Portland | 5 people at a time allowed | masks required

Meetinghouse Arts Art Show | 30 Maine artists | Portion of proceeds benefits Freeport Historical Society and Meetinghouse Arts | Frosty Bldg, Freeport Historical Society | 45 Main St | Freeport | Through Sept. 20

From a Woman’s Perspective | Paintings and sculpture by woman artists | Richard Boyd Art Gallery, 15 Epps St, Peaks Island | free | Daily 10-5 | info at 207-712-1097
| richardboydpottery.com/ | through Sept. 29.

Makers on Main, presented by Visit Freeport | Pop-ups on Main St. Saturdays 10-4 through Oct. 12 | Masks required | info at visitfreeport.com/makersonmain/

Art in The Park installations | Congress Sq. Park | New installations monthly through November | Sept. features Athena Lynch’s “Altar’d Space.”

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.