9/17/2021 Update: The State of Maine no longer imposes any COVID capacity restrictions or physical distancing or masking requirements, but individual venues are free to do so. Given the threat posed by the Delta Variant, we strongly urge you to wear a mask in indoor public places, whether or not you are fully vaccinated. For the latest information, visit the State of Maine's COVID site.

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REM Craft Fair

Champions Fitness Club 30 Elm Plaza, Waterville

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Let’s Do Chemistry: Mavelous Metals

L.C. Bates Museum, Good Will-Hinckley 14 Easler Road, Hinckley

The L.C.Bates Museum is hosting a morning of chemistry experiments to celebrate National Chemistry Week. National Chemistry Week in 2019 is focused on Marvelous Metals and engaging chemical experiments. Colby […]

$1 – $3

The Met: Manon

Waterville Opera House 1 Common Street, Waterville

Jules Massenet’s tale of passion, excess, and their consequences stars rising soprano Lisette Oropesa in the effervescent title role. Tenor Michael Fabiano is her ardent admirer, Chevalier des Grieux, with […]

$17 – $23

Colby Halloween Extravaganza

Page Commons Room, Cotter Union, Colby College Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville

Halloween Extravaganza is a celebration for local youth in Colby's Cotter Union. There will be face-painting, a haunted house, cookie decorating, face mask decorating, a costume contest, and candy! All […]

Free

L.C. Bates Daytime Halloween Tours

L.C. Bates Museum, Good Will-Hinckley 14 Easler Road, Hinckley

Take a tour of the Halloween decorations. See the many fascinating decorations that bring the museum tour to life. Make a bat craft to take home. Admission: $3 for adults, […]

$1 – $3

Nosh & Knock Off

Waterville Public Library 73 Elm Street, Waterville

An Interactive Mystery Event Nosh & Knock Off 2019: A Librarian Scorned is scheduled for Saturday, October 26, 2019! Nosh & Knock Off is the Waterville Public Library's annual FUNdraiser. […]

$40

Colby Wind Ensemble: Elements

Lorimer Chapel, Colby College Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville

What makes Mother Earth “home?” We begin our query with David Maslanka’s Mother Earth Fanfare and follow with the theme music from the Last Airbender’s four nations: Water Tribe, Earth […]

Free

Nefesh Mountain in Concert

Given Auditorium, Bixler Bldg., Colby College Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville

Nefesh Mountain is a bluegrass and American roots band that taps into Jewish tradition. Their gorgeous new video for A Mighty Roar was recently featured in Rolling Stone Concert tickets are included with registration […]

$18

The Bolshoi Ballet: Raymonda

Waterville Opera House 1 Common Street, Waterville

Written by: Alexander Glazunov Choreographed by: Marius Petipa Raymonda is betrothed to Jean de Brienne, a gallant knight who pledged to go on a crusade led by the King of […]

$15 – $18

Tunniit: Retracing The Lines Of Inuit Tattoos

Railroad Square Cinema 17 Railroad Square, Waterville

Tunniit: Retracing The Lines Of Inuit Tattoos is the personal, poignant, and political documentary from Inuk filmmaker Alethea Arnaquq-Baril (whose film Angry Inuk won the Audience Award at Hot Docs 2016). […]

Free

Oceanic Humanities in Southern Africa: Hydrocolonial Perspectives

Miller Library, Colby College Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville

Isabel Hofmeyr is Professor of African Literature at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg and Global Distinguished Professor in the English Department of New York University. Her most recent […]

Free

Exhausted Images: The Destruction and Renewal of Visual Culture

Room 100, Lovejoy Building, Colby College Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville

How do we deal with cultural materials that no longer suit our needs/beliefs/political inclinations? Over the summer, a school board in San Francisco voted to cover up, but not paint […]

Free

Damnationland X

Railroad Square Cinema 17 Railroad Square, Waterville

See some of Maine’s newest film voices strut their stuff in the Damnationland showcase. Damnationland presents genre-defying works produced by Maine filmmakers, perfect for the dark season descending upon us. […]

$6.50 – $9.50

Leadership Luncheon: Kristina Cannon

Amici's Cucina 137 Main Street, Waterville

Enjoy a fabulous lunch and meet Kristina Cannon, central coordinator of Main Street Skowhegan’s projects and volunteers. Kristina will discuss her path to leadership as the executive director of Main […]

$20 – $25

Unicorn Party

Winslow Public Library 136 Halifax Street, Winslow

Join us for a unicorn-themed event. We will have crafts, art and activities all about unicorns. For ages pre-K to 5.

Free

Safe Space for Politics

Room 122, Diamond Bldg., Colby College Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville

To engage the crises of grotesque inequality, social isolation, the demonization of anyone deemed “other,” and the existential threat to democracy itself, we must invest in institutions of the common […]

Free

Foresta Ultra Naturam: Exhausting Translation

Robinson Room, Miller Library, Colby College Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville

Paul Vangelisti is the author of more than 30 books of poetry, as well as being a noted translator from Italian. In 2010 his translation of Adriano Spatola’s The Position […]

Free

Urgency & Agency in the Battle to Avert a Climate Crisis

Ostrove Auditorium, Diamond Building, Colby College Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville

Michael E. Mann is the distinguished professor of atmospheric science at Penn State and the director of the Earth System Science Center, also at Penn State. His research involves the use […]

Free

Trick or Treat and Halloween Crafts

Winslow Public Library 136 Halifax Street, Winslow

Join us for family trick or treating and Halloween crafts at the library. Feel free to come in costume.

Free

Artful Halloween

Colby College Museum of Art 5600 Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville

Celebrate Halloween in artful style: “trick-or-treat” through the museum galleries and enjoy festive food, drinks, and music. Art-inspired costumes are encouraged. Sponsored by the Museum Student Advisory Board.

Free

The Evil Dead

Railroad Square Cinema 17 Railroad Square, Waterville

New digital restoration and soundtrack! Sam Raimi’s 1981 bloodfest horror classic The Evil Dead returns to theaters for the first time in 4K with a terrifying new soundtrack. This special […]

$7.50 – $9.50

Be Seen on Screen: Using Social Media to Enhance Your Brand

Thomas College 180 West River Road, Waterville

Presented by Nate Towne, Waterville Creates! Friday, November 1st Thomas College, Waterville Nate will share his wealth of knowledge including content formatting on the largest social media networks – what […]

$15

Motor Booty Affair

Waterville Elks Lodge 76 Industrial Street, Waterville

Join us for a fun night while supporting the Mid-Maine Homeless Shelter & Services! Motor Booty Affair has been lighting up stages across America with their 70’s extravaganza for several […]

$25
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