• Maine Art Gallery Offers Online Exhibit, the nonprofit gallery in Wiscasset has brought together a show of paintings, sculptures, photographs, prints and collages from 23 artists that might have been held at the gallery, if not for the limitations of the COVID-19 pandemic. The images can be viewed at maineartgallerywiscasset.org through July 10.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 1:

  • Virtual Reception to Open “Erin Johnson: Unnamed for Decades,” hosted online by Center for Maine Contemporary Art, of Rockland, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Spanning two galleries, the show presents a series of new site-specific installations by Johnson, the recipient of the 2nd annual Ellis-Beauregard Foundation Fellowship, awarded to a Maine artist in recognition of outstanding work. Join CMCA on Zoom to view the exhibition live with Associate Curator Bethany Engstrom. Hear from Johnson about her research and work, and from Donna McNeil, directorof Ellis-Beauregard Foundation, and Ellen Y. Tani, A. W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at the National Gallery’s Center for Advanced Studies in the Visual Arts. CMCA’s galleries will be open daily for limited visitation (15 at a time; masks required) beginning today.

FRIDAY, JULY 3:

  • Online Poetry Group with Skidompha Library, Damariscotta, 10 to 11 a.m. Fridays. Share a favorite poem or one of your own, or listen to the words of others. To register, email jeaton@skidompha.org.
  • Explorations: Read-Aloud Group for Adults, 11 a.m. to noon on Camden Public Library’s Facebook page. Hear a wide range of books read by library staff. Recordings of the readings are available afterward in the Video section.

MONDAY, JULY 6:

  • Maine Mondays on Facebook Live, on Camden Public Library’s Facebook page from 11 a.m. to noon every Monday. Julia will read selections from books about Maine’s history. This program is part of the library’s year-long celebration of Maine’s bicentennial. Recordings are available to watch afterward in the Video section of the Facebook page.

TUESDAY, JULY 7:

  • Leer y Charlar on Zoom, 1 to 3 p.m. The Spanish language reading and conversation group meets online. For a link to attend, email Lynne Taylor at leerycharlar@gmail.com.