Calendar

All Events for February 2015

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The Art of the Hand Drawn Map

October 18, 2014 to February 26, 2015
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library & Smith Center for Cartographic Education, Glickman Family Library, Portland Campus
The Osher Map Library & Smith Center for Cartographic Education is pleased to announce its latest exhibit, "The Art of the Hand Drawn Map," on display through February 2015.
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Diary of a River: Solargraphs of the Kennebec River

January 8, 2015 to May 29, 2015
7:45 AM to 11:00 PM
5th floor Glickman Family Library
The exhibit "Diary of a River: Solargraphs of the Kennebec River," photographs by Johanna Moore, will be on display in the 5th floor exhibit area, Glickman Family Library, from January 2015--May 2015.
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Gallery Poster Sale

January 12, 2015 to February 15, 2015
7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
AREA Gallery, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
Affordable framed gallery posters, prints and original artwork.
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USM Faculty & Alumni Invitational

January 22, 2015 to February 15, 2015
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Art Gallery, Gorham Campus
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Richard Lee: Paper Trails

January 26, 2015 to April 30, 2015
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
UNUM Great Reading Room, 7th Floor, Glickman Family Library, USM Portland campus
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Lewiston Winters Farmers’ Market

February 1, 2015
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
208 Bates Street, Lewiston, Maine
Join us for the Lewiston Winter Farmers’ Market every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month from 10:00am – 1:00 pm, November through April, at the St. Mary’s Nutrition Center 208 Bates Street in Lewiston.
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Night at the Theatre Club

February 1, 2015
2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
The Theater at Monmouth
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Leap into Learning “Wiggle and Grow” with your Toddler’s ages 2-3 years

February 3, 2015
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Advocates for Children 124 Canal Street, Lewiston Maine
Your child will have fun singing, rhyming and playing instruments and dancing to the beat of lively songs.
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

February 3, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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(Women's Basketball) Southern Me. at Colby

February 3, 2015
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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(Men's Ice Hockey) U. of New England vs. Southern Me.

February 3, 2015
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Two Maine Artists: Arlene Morris and Deborah Klotz

February 3, 2015
7:00 PM
University Events Room, 7th Floor, Glickman Family Library, USM Portland campus
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Colby

February 3, 2015
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at Colby

February 3, 2015
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 4, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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Panel: Entrepreneurial Success After Graduation

February 4, 2015
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Woodbury Campus Center- Amphitheatre, Portland Campus
Increasing numbers of students are creating their own businesses after graduating. Find tips on how to develop your strengths no matter which path you choose from some of Southern Maine's most savvy players.
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Entrepreneurial Success After Graduation

February 4, 2015
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Woodbury Campus Center-Amphitheatre
Find tips on how to develop your strengths no matter which path you choose from some of Southern Maine’s most savvy players.
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Blacklight Yoga

February 4, 2015
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Blacklight yoga with USM yoga club & Stephanie Lynnette Norwood
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Noted Architect and Planner, Nir Buras to speak at USM

February 4, 2015
7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
102 Wishcamper Center, 34 Bedford Street, Portland
Nir Buras is an architect and planner specializing in complex projects, such as Grand Central Terminal (NYC), and the US Capitol Complex (DC). He’ll discuss the new discipline of Classic Planning, and aesthetics and sustainability in cost-effective city planning solutions.
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Ray Chen Violin Master Class

February 5, 2015
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
In collaboration with Portland Ovations, the USM School of Music presents violinist Ray Chen in a master class in Corthell Concert Hall. Free.
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Student Mental Health and College Success: What Faculty Need to Know

February 5, 2015
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Faculty Commons, 312 Glickman Library, Portland Campus
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Lunch-Packing and Nutrition Trivia

February 5, 2015
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center (P)
The Portland Wellness Center will have snacks and trivia aimed at teaching students how to pack healthy lunches. Correct answers in the trivia game will enter students into a drawing for prizes related to packing lunches and eating healthy.
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SCOTT PATRICK WIENER | Photographer

February 5, 2015
12:15 PM
522 Congress Street Portland, ME 04101 Osher Hall
Wiener spent his early life traveling from one military base to another, never spending more than four years in one place at a time.
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Husky Day of Service Planning Committee Meeting

February 5, 2015
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
235 Luther Bonney (Portland Campus)
For the last 5 years, USM students have worked together to organize a Day of Service in our community. With the support of Student Life and Community Engagement, students are now gearing up to plan the 6th Annual Husky Day of Service for April 17th!
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Growing Up American

February 5, 2015
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
77 Rideout Ave, Lewiston at Hillview
12-Week Program for Families and their Adolescents (ages 13-17) • Learn how to work together with your teen to create a peaceful home. • Learn how to help your child be a successful student. • Learn about your rights as parents.
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Public Engagements BIG THINK Dialog Series with Don Sawyer Ph.D

February 5, 2015
5:30 PM
522 Congress Street Portland, ME 04101
The Big Think Series addresses questions about art and social change. The series consists of community conversations, lead by an invited artist or intellectual.
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(Women's Indoor Track & Field) State Championships

February 6, 2015
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Plymouth St. vs. Southern Me.

February 6, 2015
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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The Other Side of Shade: Poetry Slam, Reading, Public Performance

February 6, 2015
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
522 Congress Street Portland, ME 04101
Visiting scholar and hip-hop sociologist Don Sawyer will lead MECA students, alumni and community partners in a spoken word performance.
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Mass.-Boston vs. Southern Me.

February 6, 2015
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 6, 2015
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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An Evening with Christopher Durang: For Whom The Southern Belle Tolls and Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You

February 6, 2015
7:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
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Make your own Snow-Cones

February 6, 2015
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Snow-cones!
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS FULL DOME SHOW

February 6, 2015
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome, computer animated show about the history and science of telescopes.
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(Men's Indoor Track & Field) Maine State Championships

February 7, 2015
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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(Wrestling) Oneonta State

February 7, 2015
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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(Wrestling) Wesleyan (Conn.)

February 7, 2015
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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(Wrestling) Williams

February 7, 2015
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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Chinese New Year Celebration

February 7, 2015
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Westbrook Performing Arts Center
Join the Confucius Institute of the University of Southern Maine and the Chinese American Friendship Association of Maine (CAFAM) for the celebration of the Chinese New Year!
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(Women's Basketball) Southern Me. at Mass.-Dartmouth

February 7, 2015
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

February 7, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at Mass.-Dartmouth

February 7, 2015
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Babson vs. Southern Me.

February 7, 2015
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Nichols

February 7, 2015
4:40 PM to 7:40 PM
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An Evening with Christopher Durang: For Whom The Southern Belle Tolls and Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You

February 7, 2015
7:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
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Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra Performs Vivaldi's Four Seasons

February 7, 2015
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus
Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra, Robert Lehmann, conductor will perform Vivaldi’s Four Seasons featuring violin soloists, faculty members Robert Lehmann and Ferdinand Liva, and senior performance majors Samuel Schuth and Victoria Hurlburt.
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USM Chamber Singers Benefit Concert

February 8, 2015
2:00 PM
St. Alban's Church, 885 Shore Road, Cape Elizabeth
St. Alban's Church in Cape Elizabeth will present the USM Chamber Singers in a benefit concert for the acclaimed group's seven concert tour of Croatia, Bosnia, and Slovenia in May, 2015.
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The Little Star That Could

February 8, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome show about a little yellow star that travels through the galaxy in search of planets! The popular planetarium show converted to omni-dome format.
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An Evening with Christopher Durang: For Whom The Southern Belle Tolls and Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You

February 8, 2015
7:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
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Mid-Winter Body Care Product Making

February 9, 2015
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center
Come out to Woodbury Campus Center on February 9th and 11th to make your own body care products! We'll have all the makings for tasty smelling oatmeal baths and salt and sugar scrubs. The middle of winter is a great time to pamper yourself, you deserve it!
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Brown Bag Lecture Series - Housing Rights of Victims of Domestic Violence, Stalking and Sexual Assault

February 9, 2015
12:15 PM to 1:05 PM
Moot Court Room, U. Maine School of Law (246 Deering St., Portland)
Free and open to the public, this Brown Bag Lecture Series features a presentation by Maureen Boston, Staff Attorney from Pine Tree Legal Assistance, giving an overview of housing law relevant to the Violence Against Women Act, Maine housing law, and the Maine Human Rights Act.
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Mindfulness Practice/ Insight Meditation Group

February 9, 2015
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Multipurpose Room of the Sullivan Gym in Portland
Mindfulness practice through insight meditation cultivates skills that increase focus, mental clarity, responsiveness, and centeredness.
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Leap into Learning “Wiggle and Grow” with your Toddler’s ages 2-3 years

February 10, 2015
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Advocates for Children 124 Canal Street, Lewiston Maine
Your child will have fun singing, rhyming and playing instruments and dancing to the beat of lively songs.
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 10, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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(Women's Basketball) Plymouth St. vs. Southern Me.

February 10, 2015
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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An Evening with Christopher Durang: For Whom The Southern Belle Tolls and Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You

February 10, 2015
7:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
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(Men's Basketball) Plymouth St. vs. Southern Me.

February 10, 2015
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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The Book Salon

February 11, 2015
6:00 AM to 8:30 PM
Congress Squared (C2) Restaurant in the Westin Eastland Hotel
Please join us for a fun, entertaining and stimulating way to earn 2 CEUs. Each Salon event features an introduction, networking opportunities and facilitated discussion about the book.
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Mid-Winter Body Care Product Making

February 11, 2015
11:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center
Come out to Woodbury Campus Center on February 9th and 11th to make your own body care products! We'll have all the makings for tasty smelling oatmeal baths and salt and sugar scrubs. The middle of winter is a great time to pamper yourself, you deserve it!
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

February 11, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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USM Strengths Celebration

February 11, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Amphitheater, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland
Come celebrate all the great things that Strengths has accomplished at USM in the last year
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An Evening with Christopher Durang: For Whom The Southern Belle Tolls and Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You

February 11, 2015
7:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
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Regression Night

February 11, 2015
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
regression night
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Student Hosts for USM Job Fair

February 12, 2015
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Sullivan Gym (Portland Campus)
Students are needed to help host this year’s USM job fair!
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USM Job Fair

February 12, 2015
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sullivan Recreation & Fitness Complex Portland Campus
Held each year, this job fair is an opportunity for students and employers to meet in an informal setting and discuss employment and career possibilities. This is open to students from all majors as well as alumni and the general public.
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Student Mental Health and College Success: What Faculty Need to Know

February 12, 2015
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Faculty Commons, 312 Glickman Library, Portland Campus
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Monthly Dine-Around Club

February 12, 2015
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Rails Restaurant
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Science lecture: Not Just for Beer Anymore: How Yeast Cells teach us about human disease

February 12, 2015
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Dr. Christopher Burd, from Yale Medical School, discusses how yeast cells can teach us about human diseases.
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An Evening with Christopher Durang: For Whom The Southern Belle Tolls and Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You

February 12, 2015
7:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
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Red Cross Blood Drive

February 13, 2015
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Wishcamper Center
The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood! In the past week, we have had to cancel over 200 blood drives resulting in 7500 uncollected units of blood. In Maine alone we were down over 800 units. Please help us restock the shelves for those in need!
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Red Cross Blood Drive

February 13, 2015
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Wishcamper Center (Portland Campus)
The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood! In the past week over 200 drives have been canceled, resulting in 7500 uncollected units of blood.
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Norwich vs. Southern Me.

February 13, 2015
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Saint Anselm

February 13, 2015
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Laser Mania!

February 13, 2015
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The manic, hyper-kinetic full dome laser music show!
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An Evening with Christopher Durang: For Whom The Southern Belle Tolls and Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You

February 13, 2015
7:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
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Laser Fest: Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon"

February 13, 2015
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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(Wrestling) North Atlantic Wrestling Championships

February 14, 2015
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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(Women's Basketball) Southern Me. at Rhode Island Col.

February 14, 2015
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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LASER FEST SHOW! Laser Orion (followed by Laser Pop)

February 14, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Castleton vs. Southern Me.

February 14, 2015
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at Rhode Island Col.

February 14, 2015
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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Laser Perseus and Andromeda (followed by Laseropolis)

February 14, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The Perseus and Andromeda story retold in full dome laser light. The rock laser show "Laseropolis" follows.
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at New England Col.

February 14, 2015
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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An Evening with Christopher Durang: For Whom The Southern Belle Tolls and Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You

February 14, 2015
7:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland
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Lewiston Winters Farmers’ Market

February 15, 2015
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
208 Bates Street, Lewiston, Maine
Join us for the Lewiston Winter Farmers’ Market every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month from 10:00am – 1:00 pm, November through April, at the St. Mary’s Nutrition Center 208 Bates Street in Lewiston.
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Winter Vacation

February 16, 2015 to February 22, 2015
(All day)
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

February 16, 2015
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
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Laser Fest show: Laser Orion (followed by "Laseropolis")

February 16, 2015
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 16, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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Laser Beatles!

February 16, 2015
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Beatles music set to full dome laser light
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Laser Perseus and Andromeda (followed by "Laser Pop")

February 16, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Castleton

February 16, 2015
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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LASER : Pink Floyd's "The Wall"

February 16, 2015
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
LASER SHOW: The music of Pink Floyd's "The Wall" set to full dome laser light.
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Laser Hypnotica Music Show

February 16, 2015
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The name says it all. Hypnotize yourself with this fantastic, strange, fast paced laser show!
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The Little Star That Could

February 17, 2015
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome show about a little yellow star that travels through the galaxy in search of planets! The popular planetarium show converted to omni-dome format.
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Laser Fest show: Perseus and Andromeda (and laser Mania)

February 17, 2015
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Writing Group

February 17, 2015
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Faculty Commons, 312 Glickman
During the academic year, the Faculty Commons, in collaboration with the USM Research department will be offering a writing group for faculty and staff who are interested in goal-setting and accountability. This group will be led by esteemed colleague Dr. Samantha Langley-Turnbaugh.
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Androscoggin Community Room for the Chewonki Batmobile!

February 17, 2015
1:00 PM
Auburn Public Library, 49 Spring Street Auburn, Maine
Bats comprise nearly one-quarter of the world's approximately 4,000 mammal species, yet humans continue to fear and misunderstand them. Introducing participants to our live, non-releasable Big Brown Bat helps to dispel common myths about these flying mammals.
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

February 17, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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Laser Show: Laser Retro

February 17, 2015
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Yesterday's music set to full dome laser light. Music from the Police, Duran Duran, Red Rider and more!
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Laser Fest: Laser Orion (followed by "Laser Magic")

February 17, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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(Women's Basketball) Mass.-Boston vs. Southern Me.

February 17, 2015
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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City Council Workshop & Meeting

February 17, 2015
6:00 PM
City Hall Lewiston, ME 27 Pine Street
Meeting & Workshop will be held at City Hall, 27 Pine Street, Lewiston 1st Floor in the City Council Chambers. This Workshop and Meeting will be broadcast LIVE over Time Warner Cable TV Channel 7 and be streamed LIVE through the Great Falls Television web site.
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Laser Music Show: Fright Light

February 17, 2015
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Frightful music such as 'Thriller,' 'Monster Medley,' 'Radioactive Hamsters from Mars,' and much more. All set to full dome laser animation!
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(Men's Basketball) Mass.-Boston vs. Southern Me.

February 17, 2015
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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Laser Vinyl

February 17, 2015
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome laser music show featuring early hard rock music from AC/DC, Aerosmith, Boston and others
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Her Heart: A luncheon to raise awareness about heart disease in women

February 18, 2015
10:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Hilton Garden Inn Riverwatch-Auburn, ME
It is with great pleasure that we invite you to attend The 2nd Annual Her Heart Luncheon, a fun, inspiring event that could have a lasting positive influence on your heart health as well as the health of the women around you.
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

February 18, 2015
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 18, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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LASER FEST SHOW! Laser Orion (followed by Laser Pop)

February 18, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Laser Hypnotica Music Show

February 18, 2015
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The name says it all. Hypnotize yourself with this fantastic, strange, fast paced laser show!
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Laser Perseus and Andromeda (followed by Laseropolis)

February 18, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The Perseus and Andromeda story retold in full dome laser light. The rock laser show "Laseropolis" follows.
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Laser Fest: Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon"

February 18, 2015
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Laser Fest Show: Laser Metallica

February 18, 2015
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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The Little Star That Could

February 19, 2015
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome show about a little yellow star that travels through the galaxy in search of planets! The popular planetarium show converted to omni-dome format.
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Laser Fest show: Laser Orion (followed by "Laseropolis")

February 19, 2015
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

February 19, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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Laser Beatles!

February 19, 2015
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Beatles music set to full dome laser light
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Laser Perseus and Andromeda (followed by "Laser Pop")

February 19, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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LASER SHOW: LASER U2

February 19, 2015
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The music of the band U2 set to full dome laser.
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Laser Show: Laser Retro

February 19, 2015
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Yesterday's music set to full dome laser light. Music from the Police, Duran Duran, Red Rider and more!
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Ice Festival L/A

February 20, 2015
8:00 AM
150 Mill St. (Located behind Bates Mill)
The Ice Festival 2015 general admission events feature over 15 ice sculptures and 5 ice bars as well as a giant igloo outdoors in the Bates Mill Fountain Park Courtyard.
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

February 20, 2015
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 20, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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Laser Fest show: Perseus and Andromeda (and laser Mania)

February 20, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Franco-American Sing Along

February 20, 2015
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Lewiston campus, Room 170
Join USM's Franco-American Collection for an hour of favorite French and French-Canadian tunes. Words are provided, so fluency in French is not required. All are welcome.
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Laser Vinyl

February 20, 2015
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome laser music show featuring early hard rock music from AC/DC, Aerosmith, Boston and others
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Laser Fest: Laser Orion (followed by "Laser Magic")

February 20, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Plymouth St.

February 20, 2015
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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LASER : Pink Floyd's "The Wall"

February 20, 2015
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
LASER SHOW: The music of Pink Floyd's "The Wall" set to full dome laser light.
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Laser Led Zeppelin

February 20, 2015
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The hard rock sounds of Led Zeppelin set to full dome laser light!
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Franklin Pierce vs. Southern Me.

February 21, 2015
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Laser Perseus and Andromeda (followed by Laseropolis)

February 21, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The Perseus and Andromeda story retold in full dome laser light. The rock laser show "Laseropolis" follows.
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(Women's Basketball) Southern Me. at Eastern Conn. St.

February 21, 2015
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at Eastern Conn. St.

February 21, 2015
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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LASER FEST SHOW! Laser Orion (followed by Laser Pop)

February 21, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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(Men's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Norwich

February 21, 2015
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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Laser Fest: Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon"

February 21, 2015
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Laser Fest: Laser Orion (followed by "Laser Magic")

February 22, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Valentines Day with Lantz and Kargul: The Secret Loves of the Great Romantics

February 22, 2015
2:00 PM
Woodfords Congregational Church, 202 Woodford Street, Portland
Ronald Lantz, violin and Laura Kargul, piano. Celebrate the holiday of romance with violinist Ronald Lantz and pianist Laura Kargul as they perform works of Brahms, Dvořák, Mendelssohn and Fauré, among others.
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Laser Fest show: Perseus and Andromeda (and laser Mania)

February 22, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Constructing Identity: Traci Molloy, USM Artist-in-Residence

February 23, 2015 to May 1, 2015
7:00 AM to 10:00 AM
AREA Gallery, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
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Classes Resume

February 23, 2015
8:00 AM
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 23, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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Through the Looking Glass

February 23, 2015
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
169 Hastings
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Gorham Campus Activities Board Weekly Meeting

February 23, 2015
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Husky Center(G)
Weekly Meeting for G-CAB.
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Leap into Learning “Wiggle and Grow” with your Toddler’s ages 2-3 years

February 24, 2015
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Advocates for Children 124 Canal Street, Lewiston Maine
Your child will have fun singing, rhyming and playing instruments and dancing to the beat of lively songs.
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USM Faculty & Alumni Invitational

February 24, 2015 to March 1, 2015
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Art Gallery, Gorham Campus
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(Women's Basketball) Southern Me. at Keene St.

February 24, 2015
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Queer Straight Alliance Student Group Meetings

February 24, 2015
7:30 PM to 8:45 PM
Alternating between Portland and Gorham Campus (see details below)
Join the QSA to connect with other students, learn about topics relevant to the LGBTQ community, and have fun
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(Men's Basketball) Southern Me. at Eastern Conn. St.

February 24, 2015
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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Suicide Assessment for Clinicians

February 25, 2015
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
211 Wishcamper, USM Portland Campus
The ability to conduct an effective suicide risk assessment is a vital skill for any clinician.
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS FULL DOME SHOW

February 25, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A full dome, computer animated show about the history and science of telescopes.
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Workshop - APA Style

February 25, 2015
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Lewiston Campus, Writing Center room 287
Come find out more about using APA at these informative workshops.
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Immigration Entreprenuership and Business Success

February 25, 2015
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Rines Auditorium, Portland Public Library
Involving many sectors, including WACM members, immigrant groups, government, nonprofit, business, labor, faith, and philanthropy, the community dialogue will examine barriers to economic opportunity and best strategies and approaches to fully integrate immigrants into the regional economy.
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Reflective Practice FIG Meeting

February 25, 2015
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Portland Faculty Commons, 312 Glickman Library, Portland Campus
Students, staff and faculty across the University who seek to critically and creatively reflect upon and refine existing and emerging teaching and research are welcome to join us for a faculty interest group focused on teaching and learning the skills of reflective practice.
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Mockingjay, Part One - An Evening Under The Stars

February 25, 2015
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Woodbury Campus Center Amphitheater (P)
Bring a friend and join PEB for a picnic and a showing of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 "under the stars" in the Woodbury Campus Center!
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Cards Against Humanity Night

February 25, 2015
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Lower Brooks
Come out and play Cards Against Humanity with your friends!
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Love Is An Orientation - Christianity and the LGBTQ Community (Portland)

February 26, 2015
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Center for Sexualities and Gender Diversity, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland Campus
Rather than avoiding the topic of homosexuality, Love Is an Orientation aims to equip the Christian community to bridge the gap between the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) and religious communities.
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Internship Celebration!

February 26, 2015
12:00 PM to 12:45 PM
LAC room 287
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STEVE LOCKE | Painter

February 26, 2015
12:15 PM
522 Congress Street Portland, ME 04101 Osher Hall
Steve Locke makes paintings, drawings, and installations that address the construction and contestation of a masculine identity.
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Webinar: Integrating Behavioral Health in Rural Primary Care

February 26, 2015
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
webinar link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2291995024703945473
The SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions is sponsoring a webinar on rural behavioral health/primary care integration issues There is no charge to participate and registration is open to all. Register for free at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2291995024703945473
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Free Webinar! Center for Financial Social Work

February 26, 2015
2:00 PM
Self-care, any deliberate behavior taken to improve physical, mental and emotional health, can be challenging personally and professionally.
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Portland National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Presents…Voices of Recovery

February 26, 2015
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
USM’s Wishcamper Center 34 Bedford Street Portland
Save the date… Portland National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Presents…Voices of Recovery
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Portland National Alliance on Mental Illness presents 'Voices of Recovery'

February 26, 2015
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Wishcamper Center, 34 Bedford St., Portland, ME 04101
Join the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)-Portland for an evening of education and community building Thursday, February 26th at the Wishcamper Center on USM's Portland campus. The evening features a panel presentation by the NAMI speaker's bureau titled "Voices of Recovery"
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Vessel: Film Viewing Sponsored by WGS & the Maine Choice Coalition

February 26, 2015
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
University Events Room, Glickman Library, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, Maine
Vessel begins with a young doctor who lived by the sea, and an unlikely idea. Rebecca Gomperts, horrified by the realities created by anti-abortion law around the world, felt compelled to challenge this. Her method: to provide abortions on a ship in offshore waters.
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NAMI Portland “Voices of Recovery” at USM

February 26, 2015
6:00 PM
USM’s Wishcamper Center 34 Bedford Street, Portland
NAMI-Portland is hosting an evening of education and community building on February 26th featuring a panel presentation by the speaker’s bureau, *Voices of Recovery (VOR).
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The Maine Frontier: A Live Concert documentary

February 26, 2015
7:30 PM
Guthries Independent Theater, 22 Park Street, Lewiston, ME
This month, Maine Micro Cinema presents The Maine Frontier: A Live Concert Documentary by Sumner McKane. This new media event combines the never-before-seen photography of Isaac Simpson with archived and current film, archived oral histories, and a compelling musical score.
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Pink in the Rink: DIY T-shirt

February 26, 2015
9:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
T-Shirt Decorating!
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USM Red Cross Club Blacklight Yoga Fundraiser

February 27, 2015
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Sullivan Gym - Group Exercise Room
Let your inner and outer light shine at our very special, Black Light Yoga event! Join Carrie Tyler as she leads a Vinyasa Flow style yoga to upbeat music with black lights. Come in your most reflective clothing (or wear white) and be ready to glow! Proceeds benefit the USM Red Cross Club.
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Blacklight Yoga Fundraiser (USM Red Cross Club)

February 27, 2015
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Sullivan Gym (Portland Campus)
Let your inner and outer light shine at the Blacklight Yoga event on February 27th
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2015 Maine Regional Scholastic Writing Award Ceremony

February 27, 2015
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Talbot Lecture Hall, Luther Bonney Hall, 96 Falmouth Street, Portland
143 student winners of 2015 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards from the Maine region will be honored at a ceremony at the University of Southern Maine this Friday at 6:00 p.m. The ceremony will take place in Talbot Lecture Hall, located inside Luther Bonney Hall at USM's Portland campus.
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

February 27, 2015
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A brand new full dome computer animated show featuring a vast array of larger than life dinosaurs! A father and daughter travel through time to the epoch of the dinosaurs and learn the origins of flight.
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Open Mic Night

February 27, 2015
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Lower Brooks
Come watch or perform in our open mic night!
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Helena Crothers-Villers and James Brown, Junior Recital

February 27, 2015
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
The USM School of Music presents Helena Crothers-Villers and James Brown in a junior voice recital.
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Open Mic Night

February 27, 2015
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Brooks Student Center (G)
Open Mic night
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

February 27, 2015
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
The popular "Eight Planets and Counting" program in Omni-dome format. Embark on a visually fantastic odyssey through the solar system.
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(Wrestling) NCAA Northeast Regional Championships

February 28, 2015
12:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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The Maine Regional Science Bowl Volunteers

February 28, 2015
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Bailey Hall on the Gorham Campus
The Maine Regional Science Bowl will be held Saturday, February 28th from 8:00am-4:00pm at Bailey Hall on the Gorham Campus. This bowl is a competition in science and math for about 100 of Maine’s high school students.
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15th Annual Maine Science Bowl

February 28, 2015
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Bailey Hall, Gorham campus
More than 100 high school students will participate in the 15th annual Maine Science Bowl on Saturday, February 28 at 9:00 a.m. at the University of Southern Maine's Bailey Hall.
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Rusty Rocket in Full Dome!

February 28, 2015
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
See "Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!" in full dome computer animation! Same Rusty; omni-dome visuals!
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(Women's Ice Hockey) Southern Me. at Castleton

February 28, 2015
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Portland Pirates: Pink in the Rink Night!

February 28, 2015
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Cross Insurance Arena
Free tickets to a Pirates game
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Middle Eastern Dance Night February 28th Narals Entertainment Auburn, Maine

February 28, 2015
7:00 PM
34 Court Street Auburn, Maine 04210
Enjoy authentic Middle Eastern flavors with great food and live Arabic/Turkish music from the band Okbari along with elegant, gorgeous Belly Dancing performances all evening.
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