2013-10-17 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Thursday, Oct. 17

York County Democratic Committee meeting, doors open at 6 p.m., program starts at 6:30 p.m., York County Government Building, 149 Jordan Springs Road, Route 4, Alfred. Speakers will be Marc Malon and Sean Smith, who will discuss redistricting.

“Pink Smoke over the Vatican,” 5:30 p.m., 371 Main St., Saco. A documentary about female priests in the Roman Catholic Church. Commentary following movie led by Elaine McGillicuddy, author and former Ursuline nun.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Clothing and free bread to everyone. Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. FMI, call 937- 8094. Donations accepted and are tax deductible.

Terrific Toddlers, 10 to 11 a.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library, Saco. Program for children 18 months to 3 years old includes finger plays, songs and stories. Program runs concurrent with school year and will take hiatus during summer.

Preschool Story Time, 10 to 10:45 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. A language enrichment program geared for children 3 to 6 years old; stories, rhymes, music and movement activities, crafts. FMI, call 284-4181. If there is no school, there is no story time.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Clothing and free bread to everyone. FMI, call Carol Davis at 934-5873. Donations accepted.

Majesty, Mystery, Music and Miracle, a weekly service of healing and hope, 5:30 p.m., Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 35 South St., Biddeford.

Southern Maine Gay Men’s Social Group, 7 to 9 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 60 School St., Saco. New members, from 21 to 99, are welcome. FMI, call Tom at 602-8109.

Biddeford Free Clinic, 6 to 9 p.m., J. Richard Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St. FMI, call 282-1138.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.; 6:30 p.m. women’s meeting, Congregational Church, Saco; noon, 63 School St., Saco; 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco.

Ross Center activities include Yoga for Every Body, 9:45 to 10:45 a.m.; cribbage, 10 a.m.; walking, 11:45 to 12:45 a.m. (no walking until gym floor is complete); bridge lessons, 1 to 3:30 p.m.; indoor horseshoes, 7 to 9 p.m.; and karaoke, 7 to 9 p.m., every other month. FMI, call Debbie at 282-5005. Ross Center is located at J.R. Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford.

Crafty Readers, stories and crafts for preschoolers, 10:30 a.m., Libby Library, Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4351.

You’ve Got Me in Stitches, 3 p.m., meeting room, Dyer Library, Saco. Knit, crochet, chat and sip tea or coffee. No registration required.

Bingo, 1 to 3 p.m., Saco Armory, 75 Franklin St., Saco, sponsored by Open Door Seniors Club.

Le Club Francais, 6:30 p.m., McArthur Library, Biddeford. FMI, call 284-4181.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for a free cup of coffee and snack, conversation, games, lending library, support and warmth. An outreach of Christ Episcopal Church. FMI, call 283-1783.

Friday, Oct. 18

Entrepreneurs Group, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Heart of Biddeford Office, 205 Main St., Biddeford. Topic is Quickbooks. FMI, call 284- 8520.

Moonlight walk, 7 p.m., Biddeford section of Eastern Trail. Meet at rear of Southern Maine Medical Center parking lot. No pets. FMI, call 283-4487.

Sex, murder and mayhem tour of Saco, 6:30 p.m., Saco Museum. Adults only. See what lurks behind the brick fa├žade of the historic city. FMI, call 283-3861, ext. 113.

Bouncing Babies, 10 to 11 a.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library, Saco. Children up to 18 months are welcome for baby bounces, songs and stories with time for adults to visit together after. Program runs concurrent with school year and will take hiatus during summer.

Our Lord’s Wearhouse Thrift Store, 9 a.m. to noon and Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 46 Cleveland St., Saco. See all the new stuff recently received, including quilting fabric, housewares, clothes and shoes. A ministry of Saco Faith Chapel.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Anne Chapel (at St. Joseph), 7 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 9 a.m. Good Shepherd Parish office is located at 271 Main St., Saco. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. FMI, call 282-3321.

Bingo, 6:15 p.m., Rochambeau Club, 329 South St., Biddeford. Doors open at 3 p.m., kitchen opens at 5 p.m. FMI, call 283-3833.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; 7 p.m., SMMC cafeteria, Alfred Street, Biddeford; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.; noon, 63 School St., Saco; 7:30 p.m., 63 School St., Saco.

Al-Anon meeting, 8 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call 934-5453.

Salvation Army craft group, 9:30 a.m., for those who want to share craft ideas or fellowship, followed by free lunch at 11:30 a.m. Donations welcomed. FMI, call 934-4381.

Ross Center activities include health and wellness exercise class, 8 to 9 a.m.; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. (no walking until gym floor is complete). FMI, call Debbie at 282-5005. Ross Center is located at J.R. Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford.

Finger Frolics, 10:30 a.m., Edith Belle Libby Memorial Library, Old Orchard Beach. Activities include short stories, songs and finger play for babies and toddlers. FMI, call 934-4351.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for a free cup of coffee and snack, conversation, games, support and warmth. FMI, call 283-1783.

Adult Children of Alcoholics, 6:30 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call 571- 4486.

Women’s Education Union, 1 p.m., Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. Meetings are first and third Friday of the month.

Saturday, Oct. 19

Free community dinner, 7 p.m., Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church, Mill Building, Route 35, Goodwins Mills.

Noah’s Walk, 10 a.m. registration, North Dam Mill, 2 Main St., Biddeford. FMI, visit www.noahswalk.com.

American Legion Bingo, games start at 6:25 p.m. p.m., every Saturday and Monday, 14 Imperial St., Old Orchard Beach.

Saco River Market, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 110 Main St., Saco Island. Parking behind Run of the Mill. FMI, follow the market on Facebook or sacoriverwintermarket.wordpress.com.

Saco Farmers Market, 7 a.m. to noon, through October, every Saturday and Wednesday, Saco Valley Shopping Center. FMI, visit sacofarmersmarket.com, Facebook: Saco Farmers’ Market or call 710-1540.

Zumba for beginners, 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., J.R. Martin Community Center fitness room G-1, Alfred Street, Biddeford. For adults 30 and older. To register, call 283-0841. Every Saturday.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, Most Holy Trinity, 4 p.m.; St. Joseph, 4 p.m.; St. Margaret, 4 p.m.; St. Philip, 4:30 p.m.; St. Brendan, 5:30 p.m. Good Shepherd Parish office is located at 271 Main St., Saco. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. FMI, call 282-3321.

AA meetings, 7 a.m., 63 School St., Saco; 10 a.m., Southern Maine Medical Center cafeteria, Biddeford, 6 to 7 p.m., School Street, Saco.

Saturday Morning Kids’ Club, 10:30 a.m., Edith Belle Libby Memorial Library, Old Orchard Beach. Activities include crafts and games for children preschool age and older. FMI, call 934-4351.

Sunday, Oct. 20

Bingo, 2 p.m., Rochambeau Club, 329 South St., Biddeford. Proceeds benefit local food pantries. Bring a nonperishable food item. Hosted by Saco Valley Credit Union. FMI, call 283-3833.

Our Lord’s Wearhouse Thrift Store, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 46 Cleveland St., Saco. See all the new stuff recently received, including quilting fabric, housewares, clothes and shoes. A ministry of Saco Faith Chapel.

Worship, 11 a.m., Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 20 Jenkins Road, Saco. Infant care and Christian education for youth available weekly. FMI, contact Pastor Mimi Magee Mills at 286- 9829.

Service, 10 a.m., Unitarian-Universalist Church of Saco-Biddeford, 60 School St., Saco, with church school at the same time; followed by coffee and conversation in parish hall.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Joseph (French Mass), 8 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 8:30 a.m.; St. Philip, 9 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 10:30 a.m.; St. Margaret, 8:30 and 10:30 a.m.; St. Joseph, 11 a.m. Good Shepherd Parish office is located at 271 Main St., Saco. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. FMI, call 282- 3321.

St. Augustine of Canterbury Anglican Church, service, 10 a.m., Cathedral Pines Chapel, 156 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach; the Rev. Dcn. Allen Ryan, pastor.

AA meetings, 9 a.m., Saco Elks Club, 68 Ocean Park Road, Saco; 7 p.m., United Methodist Church, Washington Avenue, Old Orchard Beach; 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco.

United Baptist Church worship service, 10 a.m., 318 Main St., Saco. FMI, visit Unitedbaptistsaco.org.

Salvation Army services, 10:45 a.m. worship and 9:30 a.m. Sunday school, 2 Sixth St., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4381.

First Parish Congregational Church UCC worship, 8 and 10 a.m., 12 Beach St., Saco. FMI, call 283-3771.

Good Shepherd’s Cove Church Christian Education, 9:30 a.m., worship service at 10:30 a.m., 1189 Route 1, Arundel. Affiliated with Conservative Congregational Christian Conference. FMI, call 467-9027.

Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church worship service, 9:30 a.m., Sunday school at 11 a.m., evening service at 6 p.m. FMI, contact Pastor Nick Foss at 499-2817.

North Saco Congregational Church UCC, 131 Heath Road, Saco, 9:30 a.m. choir rehearsal, new singers welcome, 10 a.m. worship and church school, 11 a.m. coffee friendship hour.

Southern Maine Friends meeting (Quakers), 9 to 10 a.m. Call 282-2171 or 967-4451 for directions. All faiths welcome.

AA meeting, 8 to 9 p.m., North Saco Congregational Church, corner of Flag Pond, Heath and Rocky Hill roads.

Old Orchard Beach United Methodist Church, 9 a.m. free pancake breakfast and 10 a.m. service, corner of Washington and Fountain streets. FMI, call the Rev. Michael J. Gray, 423-0028.

Worship and Sunday school, 10:30 a.m., Goodwins Mills United Methodist Church, 55 Church St., Lyman. Nursery care available. Church office open 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. FMI, call 499-7438.

Monday, Oct. 21

Toddler Time, 10 to 10:30 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. A language enrichment program geared for children 18 to 36 months. Includes beginning story books, rhymes and music and movement activities. FMI, call 284-4181. If there is no school, there is no story time.

Family Story Time, 6:30 to 7 p.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. Bring the whole family for fun stories, rhymes, music and movement and other fun activities as dictated by the developmental level of those in attendance.

American Legion Bingo, doors open at 4 p.m., games begin at 6 p.m., every Saturday and Monday, 14 Imperial St., Old Orchard Beach.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Clothing and free bread to everyone. Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. FMI, call 937- 8094. Donations accepted and are tax deductible.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Margaret, 8 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 9 a.m. Good Shepherd Parish office is located at 271 Main St., Saco. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. FMI, call 282-3321.

Lectionary study and discussion group for weekly scripture reading, 6:30 p.m., Old Orchard Beach United Methodist Church, 6 Fountain Ave., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call Pastor Michael J. Gray, 423-0028.

NAMI Biddeford, “Surviving Mental Illness Together,” 7 to 9 p.m., Southern Maine Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Biddeford. FMI, call 216-1053.

Open painting session, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., The Pines, Manor Street, Ocean Park. Saco Bay Artists helps members further skills through fellowship and exchange of information. Provides artists exhibition opportunities, workshops, classes, group painting sessions and live demonstrations. All welcome to participate or attend monthly business/program meetings on the second Monday of each month either from noon to 2 p.m. or 7 to 9 p.m. FMI, contact Kathy Angel Lee at 937-2125.

Old Orchard Beach United Methodist Church food pantry and clothes closet, 9 to 11 a.m., 6 Fountain Ave., corner of Washington St., open for Old Orchard Beach residents. Donations appreciated and tax deductible. FMI, call 934-5533 or P.O. Box K, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; noon, 63 School St., Saco; 7 p.m., United Methodist Church, Washington Avenue, Old Orchard Beach; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.; and 7 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 60 School St., Saco.

Al-Anon, 10 a.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call 934-9954.

TOPS 253 weight-loss group, 5 to 7 p.m., Christ Episcopal Church, Crescent Street, Biddeford.

Autism-Asperger’s Support Group, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., teen center in Rotary Park, off Main Street, Biddeford. FMI, call Roberta Bernier at 283-8742.

Ross Center activities include health and wellness exercise class, 8 to 9 a.m.; knitting for charity, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. (no walking until gym floor is complete); Monday morning games, 10 a.m. to noon; open bridge, 1 to 4 p.m.; book club, fourth Monday of the month, 2 to 3 p.m. FMI, call Debbie at 282-5005. Ross Center is located at J.R. Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford.

Bingo, 6 p.m., St. Louis Alumni, 637 Elm St., Biddeford. Doors and kitchen open at 4 p.m. Hosted by St. Louis Alumni.

Tuesday, Oct. 22

Saco Democratic Committee and Saco Bay Dems meeting, 7 p.m., Saco City Hall, 300 Main St. FMI, call 284-0346.

Breastfeeding class, 6 to 8 p.m., SMMC, 1 Medical Center Drive, Biddeford. Free. To register, call 283-7350.

Baby & Me, 10 to 10:20 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. An interactive lap sit program for babies birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Introduce baby to the wonderful world of books through songs, rhymes and adult/child book sharing time. FMI, call 284-4181. If there is no school, there is no story time.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Clothing and free bread to everyone. Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. FMI, call 937- 8094. Donations accepted and are tax deductible.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Anne Chapel (at St. Joseph), 7 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 9 a.m. Good Shepherd Parish office is located at 271 Main St., Saco. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. FMI, call 282-3321.

Salvation Army Walking Club, 10 a.m., followed by free lunch at 11:30 a.m. (donations welcomed) and women’s group at 1:30 p.m., 2 Sixth St., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4381.

Al-Anon meeting, 7:45 to 9 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford. FMI, call 1-800-498-1844.

TOPS No. 186 (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) weigh-ins, 5 p.m., Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 20 Jenkins Road, Saco. FMI, call Lisa Janelle at 250-2056.

TOPS No. 11 weigh-in, 5 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, the intersection of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call Mary Mitton, 749-8001.

TOPS 377, Old Orchard Beach 6 p.m., Cider Hill Clubhouse. FMI call Beth at 985-2218.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; noon and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.; 7 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church at the intersection of Cleveland and Main streets in Saco.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for a free cup of coffee and snack, conversation, games, support and warmth. FMI, call 283-1783.

Ross Center activities include carding playing all morning; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. (no walking until gym floor is complete; club meetings, second Tuesday of the month; Chess Club, 6 to 10 p.m.; Yoga for Every Body, 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. FMI, call Debbie at 282-5005. Ross Center is located at J.R. Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford.

North Saco Congregational Church UCC, Bible sharing and prayer time, 6:30 p.m., 131 Heath Road, Saco.

Wednesday, Oct. 23

Candidates night, 7 p.m., Old Orchard Beach Town Hall chambers, candidates for three-year terms will participate. Hosted by Old Orchard Beach Republican and Democratic parties. To ask questions of candidates, call Republican Party chairman at 934- 6021 or Democratic Party chairman at 807-1017.

Halloween social, Daughters of Isabella, 6 p.m., Most Holy Trinity Hall, Saco. Come dressed in costume or not.

Think Local Community Networking, 8:30 a.m., Peoples Choice Credit Union, 23 Industrial Park Road, Saco. Think Local is dedicated to helping small business and individuals grow through personal networking and relationship building while supporting local nonprofit organizations. Membership is free and open to all. Meets every week.

Saco Farmers Market, 7 a.m. to noon, May through October, every Saturday and Wednesday, Saco Valley Shopping Center. FMI, visit sacofarmersmarket.com, Facebook: Saco Farmers’ Market or call 710-1540.

St. Vincent de Paul Rummage Sale, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., St. James Hall, use South Street entrance. Donations of salable items can be dropped off at same location, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday. FMI, call 499-7490.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Joseph (St. James School Mass parishioners welcome), 9 a.m.; St. Philip, 9 a.m. Good Shepherd Parish office is located at 271 Main St., Saco. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. FMI, call 282- 3321.

St. Augustine of Canterbury Anglican Church, Communion service, 7 p.m., 156 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach; the Rev. Jeffrey Monroe, vicar.

Old Orchard Beach United Methodist Church food pantry and clothes closet, 9 to 11 a.m., 6 Fountain Ave., corner of Washington St., open for Old Orchard Beach residents. Donations appreciated and tax deductible. FMI, call 934-5533 or P.O. Box K, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford and 63 School St., Saco; noon and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.

Ross Center activities health and wellness exercise class, 8 to 9 a.m.; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. (no walking until gym floor is complete); bingo, 1 to 3 p.m.; super bingo, 12:30 p.m., second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. FMI, call Debbie at 282- 5005. Ross Center is located at J.R. Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford.

Good Shepherd’s Cove Church, 7 p.m. Bible study, 1189 Route 1, Arundel. Affiliated with Conservative Congregational Christian Conference. FMI, call 467-9027.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for a free cup of coffee and snack, conversation, games, support and warmth. An outreach of Christ Episcopal Church. FMI, call 283-1783.

Salvation Army Kids Club, 3:30 p.m., 2 Sixth St., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call Patti Murray at 934-438l.

Thursday, Oct. 24

Candidates night, 7 p.m., Old Orchard Beach Town Hall chambers, candidates for one-year terms will participate. Hosted by Old Orchard Beach Republican and Democratic parties. To ask questions of candidates, call Republican Party chairman at 934- 6021 or Democratic Party chairman at 807-1017.

Infant safety and infant/toddler CPR, 6 to 9 p.m., SMMC, 1 Medical Center Drive, Biddeford. To register, call 283-7350.

Breast cancer prevention: how to estimate and reduce your risk of breast cancer, 6 to 7 p.m., SMMC, 1 Medical Center Drive, Biddeford. Free. To register, call 283-7988.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Clothing and free bread to everyone. Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. FMI, call 937- 8094. Donations accepted and are tax deductible.

Terrific Toddlers, 10 to 11 a.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library, Saco. Program for children 18 months to 3 years old includes finger plays, songs and stories. Program runs concurrent with school year and will take hiatus during summer.

Preschool Story Time, 10 to 10:45 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. A language enrichment program geared for children 3 to 6 years old; stories, rhymes, music and movement activities, crafts. FMI, call 284-4181. If there is no school, there is no story time.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Clothing and free bread to everyone. FMI, call Carol Davis at 934-5873. Donations accepted.

Majesty, Mystery, Music and Miracle, a weekly service of healing and hope, 5:30 p.m., Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 35 South St., Biddeford.

Southern Maine Gay Men’s Social Group, 7 to 9 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 60 School St., Saco. New members, from 21 to 99, are welcome. FMI, call Tom at 602-8109 or email maineguy_ 04043@yahoo.com.

Biddeford Free Clinic, 6 to 9 p.m., J. Richard Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St. FMI, call 282-1138.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.; 6:30 p.m. women’s meeting, Congregational Church, Saco; noon, 63 School St., Saco; 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco.

Ross Center activities include Yoga for Every Body, 9:45 to 10:45 a.m.; cribbage, 10 a.m.; walking, 11:45 to 12:45 a.m. (no walking until gym floor is complete); bridge lessons, 1 to 3:30 p.m.; indoor horseshoes, 7 to 9 p.m.; and karaoke, 7 to 9 p.m., every other month. FMI, call Debbie at 282-5005. Ross Center is located at J.R. Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford.

Crafty Readers, stories and crafts for preschoolers, 10:30 a.m., Libby Library, Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4351.

You’ve Got Me in Stitches, 3 p.m., meeting room, Dyer Library, Saco. Knit, crochet, chat and sip tea or coffee. No registration required.

Bingo, 1 to 3 p.m., Saco Armory, 75 Franklin St., Saco, sponsored by Open Door Seniors Club.

Le Club Francais, 6:30 p.m., McArthur Library, Biddeford. FMI, call 284-4181.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for a free cup of coffee and snack, conversation, games, lending library, support and warmth. An outreach of Christ Episcopal Church. FMI, call 283-1783.

Friday, Oct. 25

Halloween party and movie, 5 p.m., Libby Library, Staples Street, Old Orchard Beach. Activities include pumpkin decorating, snacks and “Spooky Buddies,” the movie. Children who attend in costume will get a treat. RSVP by calling 934-4351.

Joshua L. Chamberlain and the battle of Gettysburg: man, myth and monument, 6:30 p.m., Saco Museum. Given by Richard Schubart.

Bouncing Babies, 10 to 11 a.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library, Saco. Children up to 18 months are welcome for baby bounces, songs and stories with time for adults to visit together after. Program runs concurrent with school year and will take hiatus during summer.

Our Lord’s Wearhouse Thrift Store, 9 a.m. to noon and Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 46 Cleveland St., Saco. See all the new stuff recently received including quilting fabric, house wares, clothes and shoes. A ministry of Saco Faith Chapel.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Anne Chapel (at St. Joseph), 7 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 9 a.m. Good Shepherd Parish office is located at 271 Main St., Saco. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. FMI, call 282-3321.

Bingo, 6:15 p.m., Rochambeau Club, 329 South St., Biddeford. Doors open at 3 p.m., kitchen opens at 5 p.m. FMI, call 283-3833.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; 7 p.m., SMMC cafeteria, Alfred Street, Biddeford; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.; noon, 63 School St., Saco; 7:30 p.m., 63 School St., Saco.

Al-Anon meeting, 8 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call 934-5453.

Salvation Army craft group, 9:30 a.m., for those who want to share craft ideas or fellowship, followed by free lunch at 11:30 a.m. Donations welcomed. FMI, call 934-4381.

Ross Center activities include health and wellness exercise class, 8 to 9 a.m.; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. (no walking until gym floor is complete). FMI, call Debbie at 282-5005. Ross Center is located at J.R. Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford.

Finger Frolics, 10:30 a.m., Edith Belle Libby Memorial Library, Old Orchard Beach. Activities include short stories, songs and finger play for babies and toddlers. FMI, call 934-4351.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for a free cup of coffee and snack, conversation, games, support and warmth. FMI, call 283-1783.

Adult Children of Alcoholics, 6:30 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call 571- 4486.

Women’s Education Union, 1 p.m., Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. Meetings are first and third Friday of the month.

Saturday, Oct. 26

Michael Phelps Skill Center’s Phish Phrenzy, 1 to 3 p.m., OA Sport Center, 15 Lund Road, Saco. Children ages 6 to 18 can participate in trials in strength, balance, control and speed. To reserve a spot, call 494-8200.

Childbirth preparation class, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., SMMC, 1 Medical Center Drive, Biddeford. To register, call 283-7350.

Macrobiotics natural foods cooking class, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Sweetser, 50 Moody St., Saco. To register, call 283-7320.

American Legion Bingo, games start at 6:25 p.m. p.m., every Saturday and Monday, 14 Imperial St., Old Orchard Beach.

Saco River Market, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 110 Main St., Saco Island. Parking behind Run of the Mill. Traditionally a winter market, it will now extend into summer. FMI, follow the market on Facebook or sacoriverwintermarket.wordpress.com.

Saco Farmers’ Market, 7 a.m. to noon, May through October, every Saturday and Wednesday, Saco Valley Shopping Center. FMI, visit sacofarmersmarket.com, Facebook: Saco Farmers’ Market or call 710-1540.

Zumba for beginners, 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., J.R. Martin Community Center fitness room G-1, Alfred Street, Biddeford. For adults 30 and older. To register, call 283-0841. Every Saturday.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, Most Holy Trinity, 4 p.m.; St. Joseph, 4 p.m.; St. Margaret, 4 p.m.; St. Philip, 4:30 p.m.; St. Brendan, 5:30 p.m. Good Shepherd Parish office is located at 271 Main St., Saco. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. FMI, call 282-3321.

AA meetings, 7 a.m., 63 School St., Saco; 10 a.m., Southern Maine Medical Center cafeteria, Biddeford, 6 to 7 p.m., School Street, Saco.

Saturday Morning Kids’ Club, 10:30 a.m., Edith Belle Libby Memorial Library, Old Orchard Beach. Activities include crafts and games for children preschool age and older. FMI, call 934- 4351.

Sunday, Oct. 27

Great Pumpkin 10K, 9:30 a.m., Wormwood’s Restaurant, 16 Bay Ave., Camp Ellis, Saco. To register, visit www.active.com.

Our Lord’s Wearhouse Thrift Store, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 46 Cleveland St., Saco. See all the new stuff recently received including quilting fabric, house wares, clothes and shoes. A ministry of Saco Faith Chapel.

Worship, 11 a.m., Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 20 Jenkins Road, Saco. Infant care and Christian education for youth available weekly. FMI, contact Pastor Mimi Magee Mills at 286- 9829.

Service, 10 a.m., Unitarian-Universalist Church of Saco- Biddeford, 60 School St., Saco, with church school at the same time; followed by coffee and conversation in parish hall.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Joseph (French Mass), 8 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 8:30 a.m.; St. Philip, 9 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 10:30 a.m.; St. Margaret, 8:30 and 10:30 a.m.; St. Joseph, 11 a.m. Good Shepherd Parish office is located at 271 Main St., Saco. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. FMI, call 282-3321.

St. Augustine of Canterbury Anglican Church, service, 10 a.m., Cathedral Pines Chapel, 156 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach; the Rev. Dcn. Allen Ryan, pastor.

AA meetings, 9 a.m., Saco Elks Club, 68 Ocean Park Road, Saco; 7 p.m., United Methodist Church, Washington Avenue, Old Orchard Beach; 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco.

United Baptist Church worship service, 10 a.m., 318 Main St., Saco. FMI, visit Unitedbaptistsaco.org.

Salvation Army services, 10:45 a.m. worship and 9:30 a.m. Sunday school, 2 Sixth St., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4381.

First Parish Congregational Church UCC worship, 8 and 10 a.m., 12 Beach St., Saco. FMI, call 283-3771.

Good Shepherd’s Cove Church Christian Education, 9:30 a.m., worship service at 10:30 a.m., 1189 Route 1, Arundel. Affiliated with Conservative Congregational Christian Conference. FMI, call 467-9027.

Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church worship service, 9:30 a.m., Sunday school at 11 a.m., evening service at 6 p.m. FMI, contact Pastor Nick Foss at 499-2817.

North Saco Congregational Church UCC, 131 Heath Road, Saco, 9:30 a.m. choir rehearsal, new singers welcome, 10 a.m. worship and church school, 11 a.m. coffee friendship hour.

Southern Maine Friends meeting (Quakers), 9 to 10 a.m. Call 282-2171 or 967-4451 for directions. All faiths welcome.

AA meeting, 8 to 9 p.m., North Saco Congregational Church, corner of Flag Pond, Heath and Rocky Hill roads.

Old Orchard Beach United Methodist Church, 9 a.m. free pancake breakfast and 10 a.m. service, corner of Washington and Fountain streets. FMI, call the Rev. Michael J. Gray, 423-0028.

Worship and Sunday school, 10:30 a.m., Goodwins Mills United Methodist Church, 55 Church St., Lyman. Nursery care available. Church office open 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. FMI, call 499-7438.

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