Events

All events subject to change, please check ahead
to verify. All phone numbers are area code 207.

April

6 Oxford Hills Chamber Business After Hours. Crooked River Heating & A/C, 5 Harrison Road, Norway. 5:30-7pm. FMI 743-2281, www.oxfordhillsmaine.com

7-9 Passholder Weekend. Sunday River Resort. The Pond-A-Palooza pond skimming event on Saturday gets bigger, better, and wetter each spring. The weekend will also include a free barbecue for all New England Passholders on Sunday. FMI and to register, 800-543-2754, www.sundayriver.com

8 Spring Après Concert Series. Sunday River Resort. Live shows, featuring free music slopeside at South Ridge along with a barbecue and family-friendly fun. FMI 800-543-2754, www.sundayriver.com

13 USM Youth Ensembles Spring Instrumental Concert. Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street, Portland. Suggested donation at the door, $8/$5. 7pm. Sponsored by Macy’s. www.usm.maine.edu/music

13-30 Molded by the Flow. Special world premier performance. USM Department of Art, School of Music, Department of Theatre directed by Visiting Libra Professor, Paul Dresher, and visiting artist Rinde Eckert. $15/$11/$8. FMI specific dates, locations, and times www.usm.maine.edu/theatre

15 River Valley Ten-Town Easter Egg Hunt. Locations throughout the River Valley area. FMI 364-3241

15 The Great Tailgate. Sunday River Resort. Spring skiing and tailgating go hand-in-hand, so it’s only natural that the Great Tailgate combines late season shredding with delicious food made in the back of a truck. Join us in the Barker parking lot for live music, cornhole, and general springtime revelry all weekend long. FMI 800-543-2754, www.sundayriver.com

16 Easter at Sunday River. Celebrate Easter on the slopes with a sunrise worship service and early-morning easter egg hunt at the base. FMI 800-543-2754, www.sundayriver.com

18 USM Vocal Jazz Ensemble. Directed by Taylor O’Donnell. USM School of Music, Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham. 7:30pm. FMI $8/$5 www.usm.maine.edu/music

21 USM Jazz Ensemble. Directed by Christopher Oberholtzer. USM School of Music, Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham. 8pm. $8/$5. FMI www.usm.maine.edu/music

22 Honors Recital. USM School of Music. Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham. 8pm. $8/$5. Sponsored by Murray, Plumb & Murray. FMI www.usm.maine.edu/music

23 Opera Scenes Concert. Directed by Scott Wheatley. USM School of Music, Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham. $8/$5 5pm. FMI www.usm.maine.edu/music

24 Master Class. With John McVeigh, tenor, 7:30 p.m. $8/$5. USM School of Music, Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus. FMI www.usm.maine.edu/music

25 The Spring of Rebirth. USM Chamber Singers conducted by Nicolás Alberto Dosman at Williston-Immanuel United Church,156 High Street, Portland. $12. FMI www.usm.maine.edu/music

27 Annual Dinner & Awards Banquet. River Valley Chamber of Commerce. FMI 364-3241

28 Faculty Concert Series. Chris Klaxton. USM School of Music, Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham. 8pm.  $15/$10/$5. FMI www.usm.maine.edu/music

30 Chamber Music Awards Concert. USM School of Music, Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham. 8pm.  $15/$10/$5. FMI www.usm.maine.edu/music

May 

1 Ski Maynia. Sunday River Resort. For many skiers and riders, Ski Maynia is just as much a rite of passage as hitting the slopes on opening day. The only difference is Ski Maynia marks the end of the season with free skiing/riding for everyone on May 1. FMI 800-543-2754, www.sundayriver.com

4 USM Youth Ensembles Spring Choral Concert. USM School of Music, Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham. 7pm. Donations accepted at the door. FMI www.usm.maine.edu/music

4 Oxford Hills Chamber Business After Hours. W.J. Wheeler Insurance Agency, 15 Market Square, South Paris. 5:30-7pm. FMI 743-2281, www.oxfordhillsmaine.com

5 Cinco de Mayo Celebration Concert. University Chorale conducted by Nicolás Alberto Dosman. USM School of Music, First Parish Congregational Church, 425 Congress Street, Portland, 5pm. $8/$5. FMI www.usm.maine.edu/music

6 USM Concert Band. Conducted by Trae Blanco, with special guest, Jim Bonney, guitar. $8/$5. FMI www.usm.maine.edu/music

12-14 Home Garden Flower Show. Fryeburg Fairgrounds. FMI 647-3472, www.mainelakeschamber.com

16 Spring Concert, Telstar Regional High School auditorium, Bethel. 7pm. FMI 824-2136

18-20 Spring Musical. Gould Academy, Church Street, Bethel. 7:30–9pm. FMI 824-7700

19 Student Art Show. Gould Academy, Owen Art Gallery, Church Street, Bethel. 7-9pm.
FMI 824-7700

25 Greater Bridgton Chamber After Hours. Loon Echo Land Trust, Bridgton. FMI 647-3472, www.mainelakeschamber.com