“From the Bridge,” by Erik Minzner, is one of the more than 70 original works that will go up for bid in an online art auction to benefit the Waldoboro Public Library. The auction will be held from Saturday, Sept. 25 through Friday, Oct. 8 on biddingowl.com.
Sir Douglas and His Puppets from Maine Children’s Entertainment will be the featured entertainer for children at Oktoberfest Waldoboro on Saturday, Oct. 2 at Cider Hill Farm, located at 785 Main St.
Containers of all sizes and shapes can be found at the Saltwater Artists Gallery in New Harbor.
The River Company’s latest performance, Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest,” represents its next step toward making community theater available to Lincoln County despite COVID-19.
The Kefauver Studio & Gallery, Damariscotta, is calling for artists to participate in the “Monhegan & the Islands” art exhibition. This is the third group show of the 2021 season, and runs from Sept. 24 to Oct. 24. The theme is the natural and man-made beauty of beloved Monhegan Island, and Maine’s other islands, including Vinalhaven, Mount Desert Island, and Peaks Island. All work should be in keeping with that theme.
Every year, area residents receive benefits from the sale of artwork by the Pemaquid Group of Artists. A long-standing mission of this group is to foster an appreciation of art in the Midcoast area and to support art education. Funding for this mission comes from commissions on sales, membership fees, donated artworks and donations from visitors.
Midcoast Conservancy will hold the ninth annual Live Edge Music Festival on Sunday, Sept. 19, at Hidden Valley Nature Center in Jefferson. Gates will open at 11:30 a.m.; the music will run until 6 p.m.
Lincoln County Television’s Summer Concert Series continues Thursday, Sept. 2 outside on the Lakehurst Lodge lawn, with an earlier start time of 6 p.m. for daylight reasons. Bring chairs and blankets. Local music favorites Bob Colwell and friends will present a night of Bruce Springsteen’s best-known songs.
“Impressionism, Modernism & Realism Across the Atlantic” will open at the Wiscasset Bay Gallery in Wiscasset on Saturday, Sept. 4. The exhibition will feature works by artists from the United States, Great Britain, France, Spain, Holland, Italy, Germany, Austria, and Luxembourg and span the 17th century through the 21st century.
This week — cooking, music, dance and auditions! Now that’s entertainment.
Lincoln County Community Theater, the resident theater company of Damariscotta’s Lincoln Theater, will hold general auditions for the upcoming 2021-22 season from 5:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 31, at the Lincoln Theater.
Linda Mercer and Linda Healy, hand weavers from Newcastle, will participate in the second annual Arts in the Field event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 28 at the Good Neighbors Park, 45 River Road in Cushing.
The Saltwater Artists Gallery will feature work by artist Sue Heil Kibbe this week with a showcase of her pastels and oil pictures.
River Arts Gallery’s 2021 “Abstract” show is full of powerful color and emotional expression, demonstrating that abstract art is alive and vibrant in Maine. This year’s “Abstract” show was selected by artist and educator, Ingrid Ellison. The show runs from Tuesday, Aug. 10 through Saturday, Sept. 11.
Author Linda Buckmaster will offer a special writing class at Hidden Valley Nature Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23.