2015-04-16 / Things to Do

Things to Do

Thursday, April 16

York County Democratic Committee meeting, 6 p.m., York County government building, 149 Jordan Springs Road, Route 4, Alfred. Enter at left rear corner of building. Guest speaker will be Shenna Bellows, 2014 U.S. Senate candidate. She will discuss ranked-choice voting. FMI, call 934-4434.

Drop in computer help, 2 to 3 p.m., McArthur Public Library, Main Street, Biddeford. Use one of the library’s laptops or bring in own computer or device.

Total joint replacement education class, 3 to 4:30 p.m., SMHC, 1 Medical Center Drive, Biddeford. Free. To register, call 283-1126.

Knitting and crafting group, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library. Drop in any time.

“Fabulous finds from Portsmouth, NH Privies,” 6:30 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library, features surprising ceramic shards discovered over several decades of archaeology.

Infant safety and infant/toddler CPR, 6 to 8:30 p.m., SMHC, 1 Medical Center Drive, Biddeford. To register, call 283-7350.

Open play time, 9 a.m. to noon, The Center for Parenting and Play, 11 Adams St., Biddeford. For children 6 and younger.

Preschool Story Time, 10 to 10:45 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. A language enrichment program geared for children 3-6 years old. Join others for stories, rhymes, music and movement activities, crafts and more. FMI, call 284- 4181. Program is not held during school vacations and holidays or when they are closed due to inclement weather.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., 155 Saco Avenue, Old Orchard Beach.

Terrific Toddlers, 10 a.m., Dyer Library, 371 Main St., Saco. Program for children 18 months to 3 years includes finger plays, songs, movement and stories, with social time for parents and children afterwards. With repetition and challenges, toddlers learn speech and listening skills. FMI, call 283-3861. If there is no school, there is no story time.

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.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Margaret, 8 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.

Old Orchard Beach Food Pantry, 5 to 7 p.m., United Methodist Church, Washington Avenue. Food served to Old Orchard Beach residents; everyone invited to come for free food and clothes. FMI, call 934-5553.

All Stars, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. for children 18 months and older, introduction to different sports and games at Saco Parks and Recreation. FMI, visit www.sacorec.com or call 283-3139.

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

AA meetings, 6 a.m., 34 Water St., Biddeford; noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; 6:30 p.m. women’s meetings, First Parish Congregational Church, Saco; noon and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco. FMI, visit www.csoaamaine.org/meeting.

Ross Center activities include cribbage, 10 a.m.; walking, 11:45 to 12:45 a.m.; Fit Club, 1045 to 11:45 a.m.; dominoes, 1 to 4 p.m.; indoor horseshoes, 7 to 9 p.m.; and karaoke, 7 to 9 p.m., every three months. 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, 1:30 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.

Dance with Clean Slate, 7 to 10 p.m., York County Veterans Alliance, 24 Bradbury St., Biddeford.

Friday, April 17

Entrepreneurs Group, 8:30 a.m., Engine, 265 Main St., Biddeford. “How to engage the UNE community in your business, nonprofit and downtown community.” FMI, call 284-8520.

Northern Lights Youth Choir concert, 7 p.m., Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church, 498 Goodwins Mills Road, Dayton. FMI, call 499-2817.

After school art club, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Engine, 265 Main St., Biddeford. FMI, call 370-9130.

“Love Song,” 7:30 p.m., Saco River Theatre, 29 Salmon Falls Road, Buxton. For reservations, call 929-5412.

Bouncing Babies, 10 a.m., Dyer Library, 371 Main St., Saco. Library’s youngest patrons from birth to 18 months are welcome for baby bounces, songs and stories, with social time for parents and children afterwards. The program stimulates language development and increases baby’s capacity for learning. FMI, call 283-3861, ext. 102. If there is no school, there is no story time.

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 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, 6 a.m., 34 Water St., Biddeford; noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; 7 p.m., SMHC cafeteria, Alfred St., Biddeford; noon and 7:30 p.m., 63 School St., Saco. FMI, visit www.csoaamaine.org/meeting.

Al-Anon meeting, 7 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 Living Fit exercise class, 8 to 9 a.m.; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. 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 a snack, conversation, games, support and warmth. An outreach of Christ Episcopal Church. 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, April 18

Turkey supper, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. Includes stuffing, potatoes, vegetable, dessert and beverage. Parking available after 5 p.m. at Acapello Salon. FMI, call 284-4852.

Free community supper, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church, Mill Building, Route 35, Goodwins Mills.

“Love Song,” 7:30 p.m., Saco River Theatre, 29 Salmon Falls Road, Buxton. For reservations, call 929-5412.

Bean supper, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Saco Grange 53, 168 North St., Saco. Menu includes kidney and pea beans, brown bread, franks, American chop suey, coleslaw, biscuits, pies and hot and cold beverages. Take out available. FMI, call 831-5784.

Another Chance Animal Rescue open house, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 251 Country Club Road, Route 4, Sanford. FMI, visit www.anotherchanceanimalrescue.org.

Saco River Winter Market, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 110 Main St., Saco Island, parking behind Run of the Mill Brew Pub, on the river. Agricultural products, specialty foods, local art.

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, 10 a.m., SMHC cafeteria, Alfred St., Biddeford; noon and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco; 6:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, Washington Avenue, Old Orchard Beach. FMI, visit www.csoaamaine.org/meeting.

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.

Old Orchard Beach Food Pantry, 9 to 11 a.m., United Methodist Church, Washington Avenue. Food served to Old Orchard Beach residents. FMI, call 934-5553.

Sunday, April 19

All-you-can-eat pancake breakfast, 8 to 10:30 a.m., Most Holy Trinity Church Hall, Main Street, Saco. Includes waffles, scrambled eggs, home fries, sausage, bacon, toast, cereal, doughnuts, juice and coffee. Kids 12 and younger free. Benefits Knights of Columbus Charitable Fund. FMI, call 282-7156.

“Love Song,” 2:30 p.m., Saco River Theatre, 29 Salmon Falls Road, Buxton. Features post-show talk with director and actors. For reservations, call 929-5412.

Service, 11 a.m., Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 20 Jenkins Road, Saco.

Service, 10 a.m., Unitarian-Universalist Church of Saco- Biddeford, 60 School St., Saco, with church school at the same time beginning Sept. 24; followed by coffee and conversation in parish hall. FMI, call 282-0062.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Joseph (French Mass), 8 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 8:30 and 10:30a.m.; St. Philip, 9 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., 168 North St., (the grange building), Saco.

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 and Sunday school at 10 a.m., Sunday school for adults at 9 a.m., 318 Main St., Saco. FMI, visit Unitedbaptistsaco.org.

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

First Parish Congregational Church UCC informal/interactive worship, 8 and 8:40 a.m.; 10 and 11 a.m. full worship, children’s church school, choir, nursery care provided, live streaming on website, www.firstparishsaco.org, 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), 9:30 a.m. Call 850-1934 or 967-4451 for directions. All faiths welcome.

AA meeting, 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. men’s meeting, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco. FMI, visit www.csoaamaine.org/meeting.

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, April 20

Tai Chi Chih for beginners, 11 a.m. to noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford. A form of meditative Tai Chi. FMI, call 284-7898.

Sandbox open gym, 9 to 10:30 a.m., Saco Parks and Recreation, for ages birth to 5. Preregister at sacorec.com.

Open play time, 9 a.m. to noon, The Center for Parenting and Play, 11 Adams St., Biddeford. For children 6 and younger.

Toddler Time, 10 to 10:30 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. A language enrichment program geared for children 18-36 months. Includes beginning story books, rhymes, songs and movement activities. FMI, call 284-4181. Program is not held during school vacations and holidays or when they are closed due to inclement weather.

Family Story Time, 6:30 to 7 p.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. Bring the whole family for stories, rhymes, music and movement and other fun activities as dictated by the developmental level of those in attendance. Program is not held during school vacations and holidays or when they are closed due to inclement weather.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 5 to 7 p.m., 155 Saco Avenue, Old Orchard Beach.

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.

Gymtastic (open gym), 9 to 10:30 a.m., for children 18 months and older, Saco Parks and Recreation. FMI, visit www.sacorec.com or call 283-3139.

Old Orchard Beach Food Pantry, 9 to noon, United Methodist Church, Washington Avenue. Food served to Old Orchard Beach residents; everyone invited to come for free food and clothes. FMI, call 934-5553.

AA meetings, 6 a.m., 34 Water St., Biddeford; noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; noon, 63 School St., Saco; 7 p.m., First Parish Congregational Church, Saco. FMI, visit www.csoaamaine.org/meeting.

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., Seeds of Hope, 35 South St., 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 Living Fit 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.; 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.; Scrabble, 4 to 6 p.m.; and line dancing, 6 to 8 p.m. FMI, call Debbie at 282-5005. Ross Center is located at J.R. Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford.

Family evening story time, 6:30 to 7 p.m., McArthur Library, Biddeford. Bring the family for an evening of stories, rhymes, music and movement. All ages welcome. FMI, call 284-4181.

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, April 21

Tide pools: life on the rocky shore, 2 to 3 p.m., Dyer Library, Saco. Held by Chewonki.

Free movie, 5:30 p.m., Community Library, 10 John St., Lyman. Library’s licensing agreement doesn’t allow them to share movie titles, but the showing is of a 2014 musical about an orphan, he beloved dog and the zillionaire politician who takes her in.

Job workshop, 4 to 6 p.m., McArthur Public Library, Main Street, Biddeford. Professional writer and marketer, Elizabeth Schoch, will meet with people one-on-one to review job hunting materials. Bring resume, cover letter and job ad.

Salvation Army Kids Club, 3:30 p.m., 2 Sixth St., Old Orchard Beach.

Open play time, 9 a.m. to noon, The Center for Parenting and Play, 11 Adams St., Biddeford. For children 6 and younger.

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. Program is not held during school vacations and holidays or when they are closed due to inclement weather.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., 155 Saco Avenue, Old Orchard Beach.

Laughing with Lois, 10 a.m., Dyer Library, 371 Main St., Saco. Bring preschoolers, 3 to 5 years old, to a program that involves children’s literature, songs and a craft project. Program helps children develop early social and behavioral skills essential for schooling. FMI, call 283-3861, ext. 102. If there is no school, there is no story time.

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.

Play ’N Learn, 9 to 10:30 a.m. for children 18 months or older, story, craft, stretching, singing and condensed open gym, Saco Parks and Recreation. FMI, visit www.sacorec.com or call 283- 3139.

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.

Old Orchard Beach Food Pantry, 9 to noon, United Methodist Church, Washington Avenue. Food served to Old Orchard Beach residents; everyone invited to come for free food and clothes. FMI, call 934-5553.

TOPS No. 186 (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) weigh-ins, 5 p.m., Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 20 Jenkins Road, Saco. FMI, call Diane Marcoux at 749-8668.

TOPS No. 11 weigh-in, 5 p.m., Kimball Health Center, 333 Lincoln St., Saco. FMI, call Liz Bournival at 282-6734.

TOPS Old Orchard Beach chapter, 6 p.m., Cider Hill Clubhouse. FMI, call Judy at 423-3223.

AA meetings, 6 a.m., 34 Water St., Biddeford; noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; noon and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco; 7 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, Cleveland and Main streets, Saco. FMI, visit www.csoaamaine.org/meeting.

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.

Ross Center activities include carding playing all morning; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.; 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.; and Fit Club, 10:45 to 11:45 a.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, April 22

Free movie, 5:30 p.m., Community Library, 10 John St., Lyman. Licensing agreement doesn’t allow library to share movie title, but it’s a 2014 Oscar-nominated biopic about an Olympian who was held as a POW during World War II.

Sandbox open gym, 9 to 10:30 a.m., Saco Parks and Recreation, for ages birth to 5. Preregister at sacorec.com.

Mom’s Circle support group, 9 to 11 a.m., Panera Bread at Biddeford Crossing. EveryWednesday. Free. Hosted by the Birthing Suite at SMHC. FMI, visit www.momscirclesouthernmaine.com.

Country music jamboree, 7 to 9 p.m., Cornerstone Methodist Church Vestry, 20 Jenkins Road, Saco. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Free admission. Donations welcome. Held the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Free; donations welcome. FMI, call Tobie at 934-7807.

St. Vincent de Paul rummage sale, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., St. James Hall, use South Street entrance. Donation of items can be made 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.

Old Orchard Beach Food Pantry, 9 to 11 a.m., United Methodist Church, Washington Avenue. Food served to Old Orchard Beach residents; everyone invited to come for free bread and clothes. FMI, call 934-5553.

AA meetings, 6 a.m., 34 Water St., Biddeford; noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; noon and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco; 7 p.m., J Richard Martin Community Center, Biddeford. FMI, visit www.csoaamaine.org/meeting.

Ross Center activities include Living Fit exercise class, 8 to 9 a.m.; Yoga for Every Body, 9:45 to 10:45 a.m.; drumming, 11 a.m. to noon; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.; bingo, 1 to 3 p.m.; super bingo, 12:30 p.m., second and fourth Wednesdays of the month; and Medicare Minutes, 10:30 to 11 a.m. 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.

Biddeford Eagles No. 804 meeting, 7 p.m., 57 Birch St., Biddeford.

Thursday, April 23

“Love Song,” 7:30 p.m., Saco River Theatre, 29 Salmon Falls Road, Buxton. Pay-what-you-can. For reservations, call 929- 5412.

Knitting and crafting group, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library, Saco. Drop in anytime.

Drop in computer help, 2 to 3 p.m., McArthur Public Library, Main Street, Biddeford. Use one of the library’s laptops or bring in own computer or device.

Open play time, 9 a.m. to noon, The Center for Parenting and Play, 11 Adams St., Biddeford. For children 6 and younger.

Preschool Story Time, 10 to 10:45 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. A language enrichment program geared for children 3-6 years old. Join others for stories, rhymes, music and movement activities, crafts and more. FMI, call 284-4181. Program is not held during school vacations and holidays or when they are closed due to inclement weather.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., 155 Saco Avenue, Old Orchard Beach.

Terrific Toddlers, 10 a.m., Dyer Library, 371 Main St., Saco. Program for children 18 months to 3 years includes finger plays, songs, movement and stories, with social time for parents and children afterwards. With repetition and challenges, toddlers learn speech and listening skills. FMI, call 283-3861. If there is no school, there is no story time.

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.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Margaret, 8 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.

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