July 14, 2016 RSS feed / Community News

Pantry seeks volunteers

Stone Soup Food Pantry is looking for volunteers.  Helen Lewis, volunteer executive director, said the pantry, which serves more than 150 families each week, needs volunteers with computer and office experience to help on a part-time basis.  More...

Boatbuilding is focus of Biddeford festival

The Biddeford Boatbuilding Festival will be held 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 16 and Sunday, July 17 at the Pepperell Mill Campus event space in downtown Biddeford. The festival is free and open to the public. More...

New market site participates in share program

A farmers market is held 10 a.m. to noon every Tuesday at Paul Hazelton House, 7 Smith Lane, Saco.  More...

Multisensory learning

Below, not every day is filled with sunshine so what does a family do when it’s cold and rainy? Go to the library. More...

Mass to celebrate well known priest

A special Mass, sponsored by the Friends of Father Zénon Décary, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 24 on the campus of University of New England in Biddeford. The Mass will commemorate the 76th anniversary of Décary’s death. More...

See Shakespeare production at UNE

MaineStage Shakespeare will perform “Richard III” at 7 p.m. Fridays, July 15 and 22 on the lawn of Alfond Hall on the Biddeford campus of the University of New England, Hills Beach Road.  More...

Library needs volunteers for sale

Dyer Library seeks volunteers to sell books at its annual, massive, book sale. The sale is open during the libraries open hours Saturday, July 30 through Monday, August 8.  Sign up for a two-, three-, or four-hour shift. More...

Soup-er effort

Above, Stone Soup Food Pantry in Biddeford was the recipient of from Union Church in Biddeford Pool. Stone Soup is one of several community groups supported by the church’s mission activities. More...