Events

Health Events in Maine May 5 to May 21

MONDAY MAY 5
Conception and Beyond

Maine Medical Center
The Dana Center
22 Bramhall Street
Portland, ME

5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Spring Has Arrived in Maine and so Have the Farmers' Markets

Spring Has Arrived in Maine and so Have the Farmers' Markets

Saturday was such a beautiful day — perfect for a trip to the Farmers' Market at Deering Oaks Park in Portland. Yes, the season had begun. I couldn't help but take a few pictures. See more ...

City council to vote on third outdoor concert Monday

City council to vote on third outdoor concert Monday

PORTLAND, Maine -- The Portland City Council will vote on Monday at its regular council meeting on a proposal to authorize country music artist Dierks Bentley in concert as a festival on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at the Maine State Pier. The potential concert would be presented and organized by Waterfront Concerts.

Waterfront Concerts has already been approved to organize and present 3 Doors Down for an acoustic show on August 3, 2014 and Portland Reggae Fest on August 10, 2014.

The City Council meeting begins at 7:00PM on Monday, May 5, 2014. The meeting can be streamed live by visiting this link.

photo: John Athayde https://flic.kr/p/29urNC

Comedy Fix XIV to benefit GAHS

Comedy Fix XIV to benefit GAHS

A handful of New England’s top stand-up comedians will head to Auburn for Comedy Fix XIV. The show will take place Friday, May 9 at 8 p.m. at the Auburn Fireside Inn and all net proceeds will benefit the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society (GAHS). Comedy Fix founder Mark Turcotte will host Mike Mulloy, Josh Day, Greg Boggis, Aharon Hebert and Jake Jacobson.

Mulloy, a regular on the Boston scene, has performed at the Women in Comedy Festival and is currently competing in the national World Series of Comedy contest.

New Hampshire’s Day has featured for Comedy Central’s Juston McKinney and performed at the Hampton Beach Comedy Festival and LAME Comedy Fest. Boggis, also from NH, performs throughout New England and New York City and has been seen in a number of television commercials including the Maine State Lottery.

Health Events in Maine April 25 to May 7

Health Events in Maine April 25 to May 7
FRIDAY APRIL 25
Maine Brain Aneurysm Support Group

Maine Medical Center
Dana Health Education Center
22 Bramhall Street
Portland, ME

Friday April 25, 2014
4:00 pm

Health Events in Maine April 21 to May 5

Health Events in Maine April 21 to May 5
MONDAY APRIL 21

Stress relief group

Community Partners space
56 North Street
Portland, ME

Monday April 21
2:30 to 3:30

Join board-certified music therapist Kate Beever for an hour of relaxation, discussion, and joy based in music (no musical experience necessary). Go home with simple tools for your own stress relief.

Comedy Night at Narals

Comedy Night at Narals

Laughter is on the menu as some of New England’s best stand-up comedians will perform at Narals Restaurant in Auburn, Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m. Lewiston comic Mark Turcotte will host Brett Johnson, Josh Day and Will Green.

Johnson is a co-founder of the web comedy group Brainfox and co-host and producer of The Brainfox Podcast. He’s performed at Foxwood’s Casino and Boston’s Comedy Studio.

Day performed at the Hampton Beach Comedy Festival in 2012-13 and has opened for New England favorites Jimmy Dunn, Don Gavin and Juston McKinney.