Calendar

All Events for August 2016

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Summer Session (14 Weeks)

May 16, 2016 to August 19, 2016
8:00 AM to 11:00 PM
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Barbara Goodbody: 30 Years of Photography Exhibit

June 13, 2016 to September 15, 2016
7:45 AM to 11:00 PM
5th floor Glickman Family Library, Portland Campus
USM Libraries & Maine Museum of Photographic Arts present the exhibit, Barbara Goodbody: 30 Years of Photography. Reception & Book Signing Thursday, June 23rd, 6pm - 8pm, 5th floor Glickman Family Library.
5

Summer Session 2 (7 Weeks)

July 5, 2016 to August 19, 2016
8:00 AM to 11:00 PM
6

Enroll or Waive Student Health Insurance Plan

July 6, 2016 to October 1, 2016
(All day)
You must take action to either enroll in or waive out of the Student Health Insurance Policy beginning July 6, 2016.
1

UPCOMING- Nurturing Parenting Facilitator Training

August 1, 2016
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Advocates For Children 124 Canal St, Ste A Lewiston
Event Description: Three-day training to learn the philosophy and goals of the Nurturing Parenting Program - and how to implement and facilitate programs in your community.
1

Summer Book Arts Program 2016

August 1, 2016 to August 7, 2016
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Wishcamper Center, USM Portland campus, 34 Bedford St.
Spend seven days studying Book Arts!
1

Volleyball Day Camp

August 1, 2016 to August 4, 2016
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Costello Sports Complex, Gorham Campus
1

STIX Field Hockey Day Camp

August 1, 2016 to August 5, 2016
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Costello Sports Complex, Gorham Campus
1

ONGOING- Parent-Child Playgroup!

August 1, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
124 Canal Street, Suite A in Lewiston
Parents, Caregivers and children 0-5 years are invited to join our interactive playgroup sessions!
1

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 1, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
1

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 1, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
1

Lammas Celestial Poetry Evening

August 1, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
2

UPCOMING- Nurturing Parenting Facilitator Training

August 2, 2016
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Advocates For Children 124 Canal St, Ste A Lewiston
Event Description: Three-day training to learn the philosophy and goals of the Nurturing Parenting Program - and how to implement and facilitate programs in your community.
2

Transportation Matters

August 2, 2016
9:00 AM
USM Glickman Library, 7th floor
The University of Southern Maine’s Regulatory Training and Ethics Center (MeRTEC) and the Maine Port Authority (MPA) are hosting an open-forum panel composed of regulation officials to help answer questions about becoming an internationally active food and/or beverage provider.
2

The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 2, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
2

The Little Star That Could

August 2, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

August 2, 2016
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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ONGOING- Playgroup in the Park

August 2, 2016
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Simard-Payne Park
Parents, Caregivers and their children are invited to join us for some outdoor fun at Simard-Payne Park on Tuesdays from 1:30-2:30pm.
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ONGOING- Parent Connections Group

August 2, 2016
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
124 Canal Street, Ste A, Lewiston
Join us on Tuesdays from 6-7pm to • network with other parents and caregivers • discuss “hot topics” • share resources, ideas and successes
3

UPCOMING- Nurturing Parenting Facilitator Training

August 3, 2016
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Advocates For Children 124 Canal St, Ste A Lewiston
Event Description: Three-day training to learn the philosophy and goals of the Nurturing Parenting Program - and how to implement and facilitate programs in your community.
3

The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 3, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
3

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 3, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
3

EIGHT PLANETS OMNI DOME SHOW

August 3, 2016
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.
3

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 3, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
3

"Radio Astronomy" 1st birthday party!

August 3, 2016
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 4, 2016
10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
4

ONGOING- Parent-Child Playgroup!

August 4, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
124 Canal Street, Suite A in Lewiston
Parents, Caregivers and children 0-5 years are invited to join our interactive playgroup sessions!
4

The Little Star That Could

August 4, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
4

Introduction to 3DS Max Training

August 4, 2016
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Ci2 Concept Research Lab
Jordyn Curley is coming to the Ci2 Thursday and Friday from 12:00 to 4:00 for a 2 day training on an Introduction to 3DS Max.
4

Natural Selection

August 4, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new full dome show about Charles Darwin's fantastic voyage aboard the HMS Beagle to discover the wonders of the natural world.
5

ONGOING- Auburn's Summer Festival

August 5, 2016
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Downtown Auburn: Festival Plaza & Great Falls Plaza
Event Description: Join both local and surrounding communities here in Auburn as we celebrate all things Summer!! Enjoy food trucks, fireworks, live music and events for all ages in down town auburn throughout this 3 day event!
5

Volleyball Day Camp

August 5, 2016
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Costello Sports Complex, Gorham Campus
5

ONGOING- Infant Playgroup

August 5, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
124 Canal Street, Ste. A, Lewiston, ME
Participate in fun activities to help support infant brain development, Share tips, resources and meet other parents!
5

The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 5, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
5

Introduction to 3DS Max Training

August 5, 2016
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Ci2 Concept Research Lab
Jordyn Curley is coming to the Ci2 Thursday and Friday from 12:00 to 4:00 for a 2 day training on an Introduction to 3DS Max.
5

First Friday Art Walk: "Prayers for Protection"

August 5, 2016
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ONGOING- Auburn's Summer Festival

August 6, 2016
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Downtown Auburn: Festival Plaza & Great Falls Plaza
Event Description: Join both local and surrounding communities here in Auburn as we celebrate all things Summer!! Enjoy food trucks, fireworks, live music and events for all ages in down town auburn throughout this 3 day event!
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 6, 2016
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
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ONGOING- Auburn's Summer Festival

August 7, 2016
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Downtown Auburn: Festival Plaza & Great Falls Plaza
Event Description: Join both local and surrounding communities here in Auburn as we celebrate all things Summer!! Enjoy food trucks, fireworks, live music and events for all ages in down town auburn throughout this 3 day event!
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ONGOING- Parent-Child Playgroup!

August 8, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
124 Canal Street, Suite A in Lewiston
Parents, Caregivers and children 0-5 years are invited to join our interactive playgroup sessions!
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The Little Star That Could

August 8, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Eight Planets and Counting

August 8, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
8

Astronomy Cafe: Celestial Mythology

August 8, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
9

The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 9, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
9

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 9, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
9

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 9, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ONGOING- Playgroup in the Park

August 9, 2016
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Simard-Payne Park
Parents, Caregivers and their children are invited to join us for some outdoor fun at Simard-Payne Park on Tuesdays from 1:30-2:30pm.
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ONGOING- Parent Connections Group

August 9, 2016
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
124 Canal Street, Ste A, Lewiston
Join us on Tuesdays from 6-7pm to • network with other parents and caregivers • discuss “hot topics” • share resources, ideas and successes
10

The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 10, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
10

The Little Star That Could

August 10, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
10

Eight Planets and Counting

August 10, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
10

Stone Circle Society Meeting

August 10, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 11, 2016
10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
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ONGOING- Parent-Child Playgroup!

August 11, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
124 Canal Street, Suite A in Lewiston
Parents, Caregivers and children 0-5 years are invited to join our interactive playgroup sessions!
11

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 11, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
11

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 11, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ONGOING- Infant Playgroup

August 12, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
124 Canal Street, Ste. A, Lewiston, ME
Participate in fun activities to help support infant brain development, Share tips, resources and meet other parents!
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 12, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
12

Eight Planets and Counting

August 12, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
12

IBEX FULL DOME SHOW

August 12, 2016
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
13

UPCOMING- Color Me Rad 5k

August 13, 2016
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Simard-Payne Memorial Park, Lewiston
We're the only 5K that will send you running through RAD color stations and leave you covered from head to toe in powders and gels of pink, yellow, green, blue, and violet. Not only will you be having healthy amounts of fun, but you?ll be getting your daily exercise in the process.
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 13, 2016
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
13

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 13, 2016
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ONGOING- Parent-Child Playgroup!

August 15, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
124 Canal Street, Suite A in Lewiston
Parents, Caregivers and children 0-5 years are invited to join our interactive playgroup sessions!
15

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 15, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
15

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 15, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 16, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
16

The Little Star That Could

August 16, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Eight Planets and Counting

August 16, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ONGOING- Playgroup in the Park

August 16, 2016
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Simard-Payne Park
Parents, Caregivers and their children are invited to join us for some outdoor fun at Simard-Payne Park on Tuesdays from 1:30-2:30pm.
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ONGOING- Parent Connections Group

August 16, 2016
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
124 Canal Street, Ste A, Lewiston
Join us on Tuesdays from 6-7pm to • network with other parents and caregivers • discuss “hot topics” • share resources, ideas and successes
17

The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 17, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
17

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 17, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 17, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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School of Nursing Capstone and Graduate Symposium

August 18, 2016
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
USM Portland: Glickman Family Library, University Events Room, 7th Floor
School of Nursing Capstone and Graduate Symposium, best practices in nursing and how nursing theory informs nursing practice.
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ONGOING- Parent-Child Playgroup!

August 18, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
124 Canal Street, Suite A in Lewiston
Parents, Caregivers and children 0-5 years are invited to join our interactive playgroup sessions!
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 18, 2016
10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
18

The Little Star That Could

August 18, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
18

Natural Selection

August 18, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new full dome show about Charles Darwin's fantastic voyage aboard the HMS Beagle to discover the wonders of the natural world.
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ONGOING- Fathers Caring for Infants

August 18, 2016
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
124 Canal Street Lewiston, ME 04240 United States
Learn the basics of infant care, ways to communicate and play with your baby, and your changing relationship with your partner. Bring your baby (0-6 months) !
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UPCOMING- 8 Strategies for Aspiring Leaders Seminar - A Chamber Premier Speaker Series Presentation by Jim Bouchard

August 19, 2016
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Hilton Garden Inn Auburn Riverwatch 14 Great Falls Plaza, Auburn, ME 04210
This seminar addresses the challenges you face as a new or emerging leader. You'll leave with actionable STRATEGIES and TACTICS you can put into practice in your business or company culture - TODAY.
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ONGOING- Infant Playgroup

August 19, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
124 Canal Street, Ste. A, Lewiston, ME
Participate in fun activities to help support infant brain development, Share tips, resources and meet other parents!
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 19, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS

August 19, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes.
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Natural Selection

August 19, 2016
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new full dome show about Charles Darwin's fantastic voyage aboard the HMS Beagle to discover the wonders of the natural world.
20

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 20, 2016
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
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Husky Golf Classic

August 22, 2016
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Falmouth Country Club
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ONGOING- Parent-Child Playgroup!

August 22, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
124 Canal Street, Suite A in Lewiston
Parents, Caregivers and children 0-5 years are invited to join our interactive playgroup sessions!
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The Little Star That Could

August 22, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ONGOING- 1, 2, 3 Magic

August 22, 2016
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
124 Canal Street, Ste. A, Lewiston, ME
1, 2, 3 Magic is appropriate for anyone parenting or caring for children between 5-12 years of age.
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Eight Planets and Counting

August 22, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Internship Presentations and Celebration!

August 23, 2016
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
LAC Campus - room 283
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 23, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
23

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 23, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 23, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ONGOING- Playgroup in the Park

August 23, 2016
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Simard-Payne Park
Parents, Caregivers and their children are invited to join us for some outdoor fun at Simard-Payne Park on Tuesdays from 1:30-2:30pm.
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ONGOING- Parent Connections Group

August 23, 2016
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
124 Canal Street, Ste A, Lewiston
Join us on Tuesdays from 6-7pm to • network with other parents and caregivers • discuss “hot topics” • share resources, ideas and successes
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Quality Matters Workshop- Applying the QM Rubric

August 24, 2016
9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
518 Computer Lab, Glickman Library, Portland
Quality Matters (QM) is a set of tools for designing and reviewing online and blended courses, This daylong workshop (led by guest expert- Diana Zilberman) is for USM faculty members who have and/or are currently teaching online or blended courses.
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UPCOMING- Chip Morrison Scholarship Scramble

August 24, 2016
9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Springbrook Golf Course, 141 Hwy 202, Leeds, ME
Chip Morrison Scholarship Scramble
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 24, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
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The Little Star That Could

August 24, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Eight Planets and Counting

August 24, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ONGOING- Parent-Child Playgroup!

August 25, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
124 Canal Street, Suite A in Lewiston
Parents, Caregivers and children 0-5 years are invited to join our interactive playgroup sessions!
25

Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 25, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
25

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 25, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 26, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
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ONGOING- Infant Playgroup

August 26, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
124 Canal Street, Ste. A, Lewiston, ME
Participate in fun activities to help support infant brain development, Share tips, resources and meet other parents!
26

Natural Selection

August 26, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
A new full dome show about Charles Darwin's fantastic voyage aboard the HMS Beagle to discover the wonders of the natural world.
26

Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 26, 2016
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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New Husky Move In

August 27, 2016
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Gorham Campus
Welcome Home! First Year Residential Students are able to move into their room according to the traffic schedule
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Campus Yard Sale

August 27, 2016
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Brooks Student Center
Need some shelves or a lamp to complete your room set up? Visit the campus yard sale to put the final touches on your new space for cheap!
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Resource Fair

August 27, 2016
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Brooks Student Center
Your one-stop shop for information about all on-campus resources. From financial aid to student activities, connect to all of the University departments committed to helping you succeed on campus.
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Orientation Session: Acing Your Courses

August 27, 2016
11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
10 Bailey Hall
Get off to a great start and catch Dr. Paul Dexter's quick and informative talk about how to ace your courses this Fall!
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Orientation Session: Community Inclusion

August 27, 2016
12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
10 Bailey Hall
Join Asst. Dean of Students for Diversity and Inclusion, Mariana Cruz, for this discussion about all the ways USM creates community out of a wonderfully diverse population of students.
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Orientation Session: Acing Your Courses

August 27, 2016
12:30 PM to 1:00 PM
10 Bailey Hall
Get off to a great start and catch Dr. Paul Dexter's quick and informative talk about how to ace your courses this Fall!
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Orientation Session: Community Inclusion

August 27, 2016
1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
10 Bailey Hall
Join Asst. Dean of Students for Diversity and Inclusion, Mariana Cruz, for this discussion about all the ways USM creates community out of a wonderfully diverse population of students.
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A Conversation About Triples

August 27, 2016
1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Faculty Dining Room - Brooks Student Center, Gorham Campus
Join the staff in Residential Life for a conversation about all of the advantages about triple room occupancy and get your questions answered!
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Families Reception

August 27, 2016
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Alumni Room - Costello Sports Arena
Light refreshments are served at this opportunity to meet just a few of the people dedicated to your student's success, including President Glenn Cummings and Provost Uzzi.
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"Snap"enger Hunt and PokemonGo Meet Up

August 27, 2016
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Brooks Student Center
Oh Snap! The Gorham Campus Activities Board (GCAB) brings you the Snapchat /PokemonGo adventure of your dreams! Explore the campus and town of Gorham while catching Pokemon and making new friends!
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Eight Planets and Counting

August 27, 2016
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Make S'more Friends

August 27, 2016
9:30 PM to 11:30 PM
Upton Volleyball Courts
Join Campus Life and meet your new neighbors as we toast up some s'mores and put the volleyball/basketball courts to work!
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Drunchilova Yoga

August 28, 2016
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Hodgdon Field
Start the day out right with a free yoga session led by Severina Drunchilova. Bring a mat or towel.
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Morning Miles

August 28, 2016
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Hodgdon Field
Get a head start on the day and join some of our pack leaders to go for a run around campus and Gorham!
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Campus Yard Sale

August 28, 2016
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Brooks Student Center
Need some shelves or a lamp to complete your room set up? Visit the campus yard sale to put the final touches on your new space for cheap!
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Portland Campus & Shopping Shuttle

August 28, 2016
9:15 AM to 4:00 PM
Woodbury and Bailey Bus Stops
Forgot something at home? Want to know where your classes might potentially be? This trip takes students to Walmart, the Mall and USM Portland campus! Also offering students who commute a chance to shuttle to Gorham for the presidential brunch!
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President's Welcome Brunch

August 28, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Costello Field House
Enjoy a full breakfast and welcome address from President Glenn Cummings! All students are welcome!
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Bubble Soccer

August 28, 2016
1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Hodgdon Field
Bubble soccer is exactly what it sounds like! Have fun running around and see if you can stay on your feet!
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Captain America: Movie On The Lawn

August 28, 2016
8:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Hodgdon Field
Join your fellow Huskies for a big Hollywood blockbuster on Hodgdon Field! This year, we're screening Captain America: Civil War. We'll provide popcorn - you bring the blanket!
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Its Honor is Here Pledged: Broken Treaty Quilts by Gina Adams

August 29, 2016
7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
AREA Gallery, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland campus
Although she is half Euro-American, Gina Adams’ art is primarily inspired by and deeply committed to the memory of her White Earth Ojibwa grandfather. Seven quilts are featured here, including a Maine quilt referencing broken Wabanaki land claims treaties.
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Welcome Tables

August 29, 2016
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
USM
Campus Life is excited to provide Ice Coffee, Lemonade, and Water as we welcome students to our beautiful campuses!
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Fall Semester Classes Begin

August 29, 2016
8:00 AM
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ONGOING- Parent-Child Playgroup!

August 29, 2016
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
124 Canal Street, Suite A in Lewiston
Parents, Caregivers and children 0-5 years are invited to join our interactive playgroup sessions!
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Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 29, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
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ONGOING- 1, 2, 3 Magic

August 29, 2016
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
124 Canal Street, Ste. A, Lewiston, ME
1, 2, 3 Magic is appropriate for anyone parenting or caring for children between 5-12 years of age.
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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

August 29, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Its Honor is Here Pledged: Broken Treaty Quilts by Gina Adams

August 30, 2016
7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
AREA Gallery, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland campus
Although she is half Euro-American, Gina Adams’ art is primarily inspired by and deeply committed to the memory of her White Earth Ojibwa grandfather. Seven quilts are featured here, including a Maine quilt referencing broken Wabanaki land claims treaties.
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Welcome Tables

August 30, 2016
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
USM
Campus Life is excited to provide Ice Coffee, Lemonade, and Water as we welcome students to our beautiful campuses!
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 30, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
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The Little Star That Could

August 30, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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Eight Planets and Counting

August 30, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
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ONGOING- Playgroup in the Park

August 30, 2016
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Simard-Payne Park
Parents, Caregivers and their children are invited to join us for some outdoor fun at Simard-Payne Park on Tuesdays from 1:30-2:30pm.
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ONGOING- Parent Connections Group

August 30, 2016
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
124 Canal Street, Ste A, Lewiston
Join us on Tuesdays from 6-7pm to • network with other parents and caregivers • discuss “hot topics” • share resources, ideas and successes
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Its Honor is Here Pledged: Broken Treaty Quilts by Gina Adams

August 31, 2016
7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
AREA Gallery, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland campus
Although she is half Euro-American, Gina Adams’ art is primarily inspired by and deeply committed to the memory of her White Earth Ojibwa grandfather. Seven quilts are featured here, including a Maine quilt referencing broken Wabanaki land claims treaties.
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The Golden Age of American Pictorial Maps

August 31, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education, 314 Forest Ave, Portland, ME
Curated by Dr. Stephen J. Hornsby, co-editor of the Historical Atlas of Maine and author of a forthcoming book on American pictorial maps, this exhibit looks at the golden age of pictorial or illustrated maps from the 1920s to the 1960s.
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Rusty Rocket's Last Blast!

August 31, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
Join Rusty Rocket and his band of rocket rookies as they explore the solar system!
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Husky Festival

August 31, 2016
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Payson-Smith Luther-Bonney Lawn (Rain Location Sullivan Gym)
Join us for the 16th Annual Husky Festival! On the Portland Campus on the lawn between Payson-Smith and Luther-Bonney.
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TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS

August 31, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
An omni dome show about the history and science of telescopes.
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AUDITIONS: USM Youth Ensembles - Vocal

August 31, 2016
4:30 PM
Room 211, Corthell Hall, USM Gorham campus
The USM Youth Ensembles hold Fall 2016 vocal auditions for the Southern Maine Youth Chorale and the Southern Maine Children's Choir.

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