Reception: “Boats and Harbors,” from Blue Hill Bay to Boothbay Harbor, paintings of Maine’s harbors and the boats that call them home. Gleason Fine Art, 31 Townsend Ave., Boothbay harbor. www.gleasonfineart.com. 5-7 p.m. Friday.

Reception: Tom Curry’s “Islands,” new oil paintings, some of them monumental in scale. Gleason Fine Art, 31 Townsend Ave., Boothbay Harbor. www.gleasonfineart.com. 5-7 p.m. Friday.

Artist Reception: Linda Norton, contemporary nautical and maritime themes and scenes, free. Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden. www.camden.lib.me.us. 2-4 p.m. Saturday.

Opening Reception: “Do It Your Way,” Gee’s Bend Quilts & Quilters in Maine show featured as a collaboration between Penobscot Marine Museum and Fiber College of Maine. Penobscot Marine Museum, 40 E. Main St., Searsport. penobscotmarinemuseum.org. 3-5 p.m. Saturday.

Belgrade’s Lakeside Artisan Show, pottery, fiber, collectibles, jewelry, wood working, and The Belgrade Community Center for All Seasons, 1 Center Drive, Belgrade. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday.

Opening reception: Kathi Smith, work reflects her landscape, in which she invites close observation of familiar-seeming places and their narratives SugarWood Gallery, 248 Broadway, Farmington. www.sugarwoodgallery.com. 1-3 p.m. Sunday.

Wine and Westwood, painting tutorial based on Rufus Porter’s wall murals; materials included. Bring your own wine, $20. Rufus Porter Museum, 67 North High St., Bridgton. www.rufusportermuseum.org. 7-8 p.m. Tuesday.

2nd Friday Brunswick ArtWalk, art and music in the venues along Maine and Pleasant streets, free. St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 27 Pleasant St., Brunswick. 5raa.org. 5-8 p.m. August 8.

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