2016-06-09 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Thursday, June 9

Gospel and praise music, 6:30 p.m., Second
Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St.,
Biddeford. Bring requests, instruments.
Scripture and message, 7 p.m., Second
Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St.,
Biddeford. Participants discuss, agree to disagree
and give one another a chance to hear and speak.
Preschool stories and crafts, 10:30 a.m., Libby
Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard
Beach.
Lego Club, 3 to 5 p.m., Libby Memorial Library,
27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach. For children of
all ages.
Bible study, 7 p.m., Second Congregational
Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford.
Gospel and praise music, 6:30 p.m., Second
Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St.,
Biddeford. Bring requests and instruments.
Fall soccer registration, through Biddeford
Youth Soccer Association, 5:30 to 8 p.m., J.
Richard Martin Community Center, Alfred Street,
Biddeford.
Thornton Academy Middle School 10th
birthday party, 6:30 p.m., TAMS, Saco. Barbecue
dinner, cake and tours.
Knitting and crafting group, 1:30 to 4 p.m.,
Deering Room, Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco.
Drop in any time with a project.
Portland Sea Dogs game, through Saco
SENIORity, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., leave from Saco
Community Center, Franklin Street. FMI, email
ameier@sacomaine.org.
Sit & Be Fit, 1 to 1:30 p.m., Saco Community
Center, Franklin Street. Gentle stretching, deep
breathing and toning exercises using stretch
bands and light weights. Held through Saco
SENIORity.

Friday, June 10

Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. A fun
morning of knitting, chatting and sharing tips
and knowledge.
Little Wiggler Books and Babies, 10 to 11 a.m.,
Deering Room, Dyer Library, Saco. The youngest
library patrons (up to 18 months) can enjoy
baby bounces, songs and stories, with social and
play time after. Program stimulates language
development in increases baby’s capacity for
learning.

Saturday, June 11

Tri City Community Chorus concert, “The
Road Home,” 7 p.m., First Parish Church, 12 Beach
St., Saco. Tickets can be purchased at the door or
from chorus members; Community Pharmacy,
244 Main St., Saco; Hannaford, 299 Elm St.,
Biddeford; and Market Basket at Biddeford
Crossing Shopping Center.
Book Shed, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Libby Memorial
Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach (back
parking lot).
Community Clean Up, 8 to 9:30 a.m., Second
Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St.,
Biddeford. After coffee or tea, teams go into
neighborhoods of their choice to remove litter.
The church bells will ring at 9:20 a.m. to remind
teams to return.
Community supper, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Second
Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St.,
Biddeford. Menu includes chicken bruschetta.
Langley Winds, USAF Heritage of America
Band performance, 3 p.m., 50 Temple Ave.,
Ocean Park. The woodwind and percussion
ensemble is dedicated to using the power of
music to honor veterans and communicate the
Air Force story. Free.
Bean supper, 5 to 6:30 p.m., First Parish
Congregational Church, 12 Beach St., Saco.
Includes pea and kidney beans, hot dogs,
macaroni and cheese, coleslaw, summer
salads, brown bread, dinner rolls, desserts and
beverages. To-go meals available.

Sunday, June 12

Free pancake breakfast, 9 a.m., Second
Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St.,
Biddeford.

Worship service, 10 a.m., Second
Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St.,
Biddeford.
Sunday worship, 9:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.,
Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church,
498 Goodwins Mills Road, Dayton. For more
information, call 499-2817.

Monday, June 13

Saco Bay Artists meeting, 6:30 p.m., The Pines,
Manor Street, Ocean Park. Pamela Edwards will
demonstrate classical portraiture.
Tai Chi Chi, beyond beginners, 11 a.m.,
Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St.,

Biddeford.
Lego Club, 3 to 4 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer
Library, Main Street, Saco. For children of all ages;
8 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Sit & Be Fit, 8:30 to 9 a.m., Saco Community
Center, Franklin Street. Gentle stretching, deep
breathing and toning exercises using stretch
bands and light weights. Held through Saco
SENIORity.
Yoga for Seniors, 10:45 to 11:45 a.m., Saco
Community Center, Franklin Street. Bring a
yoga mat and small blanket. Held through Saco
SENIORity.

Tuesday, June 14

Adult Stress-free Zone, 3:30 p.m., Libby
Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard
Beach. Relax with a crossword puzzle, adult
coloring or jigsaw puzzle.
Saco Grange 53 meeting, 7 p.m., 168 North St.,
Saco. Member potluck dinner at 6 p.m. Visitors
welcome.
Multiple Sclerosis support group, 7 to 9 p.m.,
Goodall Hospital Learning Center, second floor.
Newly diagnosed encouraged to attend. FMI, call
284-1161.
Saco Bay Democrats monthly meeting, 7 p.m.,
Saco City Hall, 300 Main St.
In-A-Pinch Nonfood Pantry services, provides
personal care and household cleaning supplies,
4 to 6:45 p.m., second and fourth Tuesday of

each month. Proof of current address required.
For more detailed information, visit www.
inapinchfoodpantry.com or call 283-1258.
Sit & Be Fit, 1 to 1:30 p.m., Saco Community
Center, Franklin Street. Gentle stretching, deep
breathing and toning exercises using stretch
bands and light weights. Held through Saco
SENIORity.

Wednesday, June 15

Children Lapsit Reading, 10:30 a.m., Libby
Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard
Beach. For babies and toddlers.
A Matter of Balance, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Libby
Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard
Beach. Series is designed by Southern Maine
Agency on Aging for older adults to gain
confidence and reduce the risk of falls. Preregister

by calling 396-6583.
Garden, church upkeep, 10 a.m. to noon,
Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent
St., Biddeford. Documented community service
hours available. FMI, call 284-7898.
First time home buyer class, 6 p.m., Saco Fire
Station, 271 North St., Saco. To RSVP, call 282-
1205.
Sit & Be Fit, 8:30 to 9 a.m., Saco Community
Center, Franklin Street. Gentle stretching, deep
breathing and toning exercises using stretch
bands and light weights. Held through Saco
SENIORity.
Yoga for Seniors, 10:45 to 11:45 a.m., Saco
Community Center, Franklin Street. Bring a
yoga mat and small blanket. Held through Saco
SENIORity.
Magic the Gathering, 3 p.m., Libby Library, 27

Staples St., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4351.
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. FMI, call 284-4181. Program not held
during school vacations or holidays or when
closed due to inclement weather.
St. Vincent DePaul Society rummage sale,
12:30 to 2:30 p.m., St. James Hall, South Street
entrance. Donations accepted 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Monday through Friday. FMI, call 499-7490.

Thursday, June 16

York County Democratic Committee

meeting, 6 p.m., Alfred Parish Church, 8 Kennebunk Road, Alfred.
Preschool Stories and Crafts, 10:30 a.m., Libby Memorial Library,
27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach.
Lego Club, 3 to 5 p.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old
Orchard Beach.
Gospel and praise music, 6:30 p.m., Second Congregational
Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford. Bring requests, instruments.
Scripture and message, 7 p.m., Second Congregational Church,
19 Crescent St., Biddeford. Participants discuss, agree to disagree
and give one another a chance to hear and speak.
Knitting and crafting group, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer
Library, Main Street, Saco. Drop in any time with a project.
Sit & Be Fit, 1 to 1:30 p.m., Saco Community Center, Franklin
Street. Gentle stretching, deep breathing and toning exercises
using stretch bands and light weights. Held through Saco

SENIORity.
Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon,
155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Provides food to Old Orchard
Beach and Ocean Park residents and bread and clothing to anyone
in need.
Romp & Rhyme Toddlers, 10 to 11 a.m., Deering Room, Dyer
Library, Saco. For children 18 months to 3 years old and includes
finger plays, songs, sign language, movement and stories with
social time for parents and play time for children after. Through
repetition and fun challenges, toddlers learn speech and listening
skills.
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.

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