Thursday, October 25
Author John Holl presents his findings about the history and economics of the brewing industry in Drink Beer, Think Beer: Getting to the Bottom of Every Pint, at Print (273 Congress St., Portland) at 7 p.m. Free. 536-4778. printbookstore.com. And at the State Theatre (142 High St., Portland), The Breeders play material from their wonder years and some new stuff, too, with Melkbelly opening at 8 p.m. Tix: $30-$35 (all ages). 800-745-3000. statetheatreportland.com.