“Little Women,” City Theater, Biddeford
Mar. 13-14, Friday-Saturday, 7:30pm/Fri. and Sat, “Little Women,” Louisa May Alcott’s beloved story of the adventures of the four March sisters in Concord, Massachusetts during the Civil War is brought to vivid musical life in this captivating musical. With buoyant, joyful melodies, memorable characters, and a big-hearted message, Little Women reminds us that “sometimes when you dream, your dreams come true.” $20, Biddeford City Theater, 205 Main Street, Biddeford. FMI: 208-282-0849, www.citytheater.org.
Mar. 14, Saturday, 1-3pm, “Spring Tea Party,” a refreshing tea party. As we move out of winter and prepare to welcome spring. Assorted teas both hot and cold, finger food with a sweet dessert to enjoy with your tea. All are welcome and don’t forget if you want to wear your fancy hat. It will be a fun filled time, Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 20 Jenkins Road, Saco. FMI: 207-286-9829, www.facebook.com/events/cornerstone-united-methodist-church-saco-maine/spring-tea-party/490995858457166/.
Mar. 14, Saturday, 2-10pm, “Rockin St. Patrick’s Day Party,” 6 new live bands will premiere in the Post Lounge! Food. Door prizes. 50/50 raffle. Costumes welcome! Diamond Edge, Witch Trot, Friggin Neighbors, Josh Reeds, Brian Munger & Sarah Libby, Amvets Post 3, 169 School Street, Sanford. FMI: www.facebook.com/events/649600109190138/.
Mar. 14, Saturday, 4-7pm, “Piping Plover Party,” an indoor/outdoor party at the beach in March! Why? Why not? We’re going to have a blast at the Ferry Beach Retreat & Conference Center in Saco. If it’s warm enough, we’ll have outside activities on the beach but we also have plenty of indoor activities, including food and drinks for adults & kids. It’s the perfect party to shake away the winter blues and get ready for spring. Let’s get together to celebrate our beloved Piping Plovers and all their shorebird friends. Join us to learn about Maine Audubon’s Piping Plover Project and shorebird initiatives. At the same time you will enjoy: Food & Drinks Guided Beach Walk Games and Activities Silent Auction Shorebird presentation …and more, $10-$30, Ferry Beach Retreat and Conference Center, 5 Morris Avenue, Saco. FMI: 207-781-2330, www.maineaudubon.org.
Mar. 14, Saturday, 5pm, “Bicentennial Bean Supper,” come celebrate all the history of Maine and our Bicentennial with a traditional Bean Supper at Stripers Waterside Restaurant! Chef Nick and the Stripers team will be preparing all the fixings for a traditional buffet-style supper. 10% discount for anyone who brings along a canned good to support the local food pantry, $20.20 pp, Breakwater Inn & Spa, 127 Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport. FMI: 207-967-5333, www.thebreakwaterinn.com.
Mar. 14, Saturday, 7pm, “Tapestry, The Carole King Songbook,” North America’s Premier tribute to Carole King, with Suzanne O Davis and the Carole King Songbook. ONE night only. Suzanne O. Davis and her band recreate the sound and vibe of a Carole King 1970’s concert experience. Tapestry will bring back a beautiful flood of musical memories with every song! Suzanne O. Davis and the Tapestry Band give an energetic and heartfelt performance, taking you on a journey through King’s record-shattering 1971 album, and beyond. Impeccable attention to detail is taken in recreating a respectful and accurate musical presentation of Carole’s piano vocals, just as they were, $38-$44, Sanford Performing Arts Center, 100 Alumni Blvd, Sanford. FMI: 207-324-4050, www.sanfordpac.org.
Mar. 15, Sunday, 5:30pm, “Scottish Country Dancing,” dance jigs, reels, and strathspeys mostly in longwise sets of 3, 4, or 5 couples. No partner is needed. Dances are taught. Thin soled, flexible shoes are recommended. Most weeks there is a beginner session 5:00-5:30, $4 donation request, Community House, Temple Street, Kennebunkport. FMI: 207-409-9050, www.rscdsboston.org/class-maine.html.