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February 2019

Camden Conference

February 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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The Camden Conference brings a lot of brainpower to the midcoast every year. The big question the experts will grapple with at this year’s conference: “Is this China’s century?” Over three days, speakers will discuss the ascendancy of China, the rebalancing of international power, and what that means for everything from climate change to human rights to trade.

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Dining Old School at Harraseeket Inn

February 23 @ 6:00 pm
Harraseeket Inn, 162 Main Street
Freeport, ME 04032 United States
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$75

It’s not very often that you see Chateaubriand or Baked Alaska on a menu – but on Saturday, February 23, they’re making a comeback. Spend the evening reminding your senses why these classics are so famous....and delicious!

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The Half-Light

February 26 @ 7:30 pm
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Portland Stage Company, 25 Forest Ave.
Portland, ME
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$33

Novelist (and occasional Down East contributor) Monica Wood’s first play, 2015’s Papermaker, about a bitter strike at a Maine paper mill, was the best-selling show in Portland Stage Company’s 45-year history. No wonder they want her back. With The Half-Light, Wood explores new territory but similar themes of loss and redemption. It’s the story of a college secretary, who believes she might have a gift for seeing the dead, and her colleague, who is dealing with grief.

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March 2019

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Winter Three-Day Auction

March 1 - March 3
Thomaston Place Auction Galleries, 51 Atlantic Highway
Thomaston, ME United States
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Winter Auction Weekend - Day 1 MAR 1, 2019 • 11 AM EST • THOMASTON, ME 04861 DESCRIPTION The Winter Auction Weekend opening day will focus on rare books, documents, maps, graphic arts, and photographs. Leading this day will be 3 editions (including first, signed limited and first American printing) of Robert Frost’s “North of Boston”, plus a large selection of rare books from a Maine collection. There will photographs by Berenice Abbott, George Tames, and Edward Curtis; plus printed…

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Maine Restaurant Week

March 1
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until 03.12.19

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Since 2008, Maine Restaurant Week has reminded everyone that the restaurant scene is something to explore, celebrate and cherish during all seasons. MRW boosts restaurant business during winter, when it is needed most. During MRW, customers dine out in force at participating restaurants. Dining on specially priced multi-course menus feels downright decadent. Also customers join in great events to celebrate and meet the experts while discovering more great places to eat and drink. See this year's schedule: https://www.mainerestaurantweek.com

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24th Annual Rangeley Lakes Trails Center Loppet

March 2
Rangeley Lakes Trails Center, 524 Saddleack Mountain Road
Dallas Plt., ME 04970 United States
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$50 – $70

The 24th annual legendary Rangeley Lakes Loppet will be held Saturday, March 2, 2019. The races are 25k and 50k FreeStyle, 25K Classic, and 25K Touring. Refreshment stations every 8K along the course offer cookies, water, and Hammer Heed® to help you along the way. Bring the family for a weekend of winter fun!

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SPOSE live at BAE Ballroom

March 2 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Bangor Arts Exchange, 193 Exchange Street
Bangor, ME 04401 United States
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$20 – $25

Spose returns to the BAE Ballroom on Saturday, March 2! Check out his latest album 'We All Got Lost' at sposemusic.com Live music showcases at the Bangor Arts Exchange (BAE) features performing artists that you should know about. BAE is a collaborative project of the non-profit Launchpad and the Bangor Symphony Orchestra.

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2019 Maine Jewish Film Festival

March 9 - March 17
Multiple Locations, ME United States + Google Map

Please join us for our 22nd season! We’ll kick off the 2019 Festival on Saturday, March 9 with our Opening Night Party at the Portland House of Music and Events at 5:00 PM with delicious food from Bread & Butter Catering. Then at 7:00 pm at the Nickelodeon, The Last Suit a poignant dramedy from Argentina. We hope you can join us for a week of festivities!

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Birding from the Belfast Footbridge

March 12 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Beflast Footbridge, Footbridge Road
Belfast, ME 04915 United States
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Ron Harrell and Gary Gulezian will set up spotting scopes from 8 am to 10 am.

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Head North Ski Days at Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument

March 16 - March 22
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Head North Ski Days 2019

Head North Ski Days is Friends of Katahdin Woods and Waters’ weeklong winter recreation event offering free XC ski equipment rentals for visitors to enjoy the beautiful terrain in the north end of the Monument. HEAD NORTH SKI DAYS 2019 Saturday, March 16th to Friday, March 22nd Starting each day at 10 AM Free XC skis, boots, and poles equipment North Gate of Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument 2019 marks the sixth annual Head North Ski Days. From March…

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