Saturday April 19th 2014

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Your selfie is a masterpiece: See it at Engine’s next art exhibit in Biddeford

Your selfie is a masterpiece: See it at Engine’s next art exhibit in Biddeford
April 18, 2014

Engine in Biddeford is compiling a bunch of selfies for an art show — yes, you could walk into a Biddeford art gallery and see your own face framed as art. All you have to do is add the hashtag #SELFtheshow to one of your selfies on Instagram (or Twitter or Tumblr) before May 19.

22 grown-up things to learn this spring: clamming, burlesque, archery

22 grown-up things to learn this spring: clamming, burlesque, archery
April 09, 2014

Learning isn’t just for babies. If you find yourself thinking, “I’ve always wanted to ____, but I don’t know how” we’re here to help. Beekeeping? Paddle boarding? How about burlesque? Whatever your dream, there are a lot of cheap classes and workshops in Maine this spring. Here are our top picks:

Back Cove Races offer a cheap 5K every Wednesday night this summer

Back Cove Races offer a cheap 5K every Wednesday night this summer
April 07, 2014

Running is hard and painful, but there’s something motivating about a race. Especially for people like me who think walking down Congress Street is a competition. At $1.33 a race, the Back Cove 5K summer running series is where it’s at.

10 (quick) April Fools pranks you won’t get fired for

10 (quick) April Fools pranks you won’t get fired for
March 28, 2014

You probably haven’t been planning and you just realized it’s about to be April — and really, with this weather, we can’t blame you if you thought it was still February. So these pranks are quick and cheap and probably won’t get you fired (no guarantees):