REFLECT OPENS JANUARY 10

REFLECT: Convicts’ Letters to Their Younger Selves @ Engine in 2014 from January 10 to February 22 In early 2013, commercial photographer Trent Bell was shocked by the news that a friend—an educated professional, a husband, and a father of four children—had been sentenced to thirty-six years in prison. Over

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PECHA KUCHA BIDDEFORD VOL. 4

On March 19, 2014 Engine will host PechaKucha Night Biddeford Vol. 4. Doors at 7pm, event starts at 7:20. Hear personal stories from people living and working in the community…why they do what they do. We promise an engaging evening. To sign up to be a presenter, visit Biddeford’s City

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BUY LOCAL ART + CRAFT

Stop into Engine to shop for local handmade art and craft this year. We have a wide collection of jewelry, cards, art, glass, and accessories. Hours will expand to Tues-Friday 10am-6pm for the month to allow more time to visit. Call 370-9130 for questions.

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PECHAKUCHA BIDDEFORD VOL. 3

Join Engine Wednesday, November 20, for PechaKucha Biddeford Vol. 3! PechaKucha 20×20 is a simple presentation format where you show 20 images, each for 20 seconds. The images advance automatically and you talk along to the images. We have a lineup of presenters…artists to academia to a Gen Zer (what?).

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PAST/PRESENT/FUTURE OPENS NOVEMBER 8

Pictured left to right: Fritz Drury, Elinore Hollinshead, and Rimer Cardillo Engine will host an opening reception for “Past/Present/Future,” an exhibition curated by Maine artist Stephen Burt, who is the Chair and Associate Professor of the Department of Arts and Communications at the University of New England. The exhibition features

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BUILD A RUBE GOLDBERG MACHINE!

Call for Teams for 2014 Rube Goldberg Machine Contest Engine will host a Rube Goldberg Machine Contest featuring both high school and college teams from the region. The challenge for the 2014 contest is to “Zip a Zipper.” The college contest will take place on Saturday, March 8, 2014 from

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INTERACTION: PEOPLE + PLACES

We are pleased to be opening a three-artist show “Interaction: People + Places” on Friday, September 27, from 5:00pm-6:30pm at Engine’s current exhibition space at 265 Main Street, Biddeford. The show will run through October 19. The three artists are three young artists, Anne Buckwalter, Pilar Nadal, and Willow Ross.

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THE LUCAS HUNT TRIFECTA

MAINE WRITERS & PUBLISHERS ALLIANCE presents: The Lucas Hunt Trifecta: The Literary Life of a Poet, Agent, and Small Press Publisher When: Saturday, September 28 at 1:30 p.m. Where: Engine, Biddeford ENGINE & MWPA Members: Free | Nonmembers: $5 suggested donation (*On Friday, September 27 at 7 PM, Hunt will

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ANDRE DUBUS III COMES TO BIDDEFORD

Engine, the Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance, and McArthur Public Library are proud to host best-selling author Andre Dubus III with literary agent/poet/publisher Lucas Hunt for a special ArtWalk event. This live Q & A and reading marks Dubus III’s first Maine appearance in support of his new novella collection

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Julie Gray: White Noise opens Friday

WHEN: August 30 TIME: 5:00pm-8:00pm EXHIBITION: August 30 through September 21 Engine welcomes Maine artist Julie K. Gray for a solo show opening Friday, August 30, from 5:00pm-8:00pm at Engine’s current exhibition space at 265 Main Street, Biddeford. The show will run through September 21. Gray was selected for the

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