2016-08-18 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Thursday, Aug. 18

Bus trip to Lake Winnipesaukee aboard the M/S Mount Washington Cruise, 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saco SENIORity. Trip is with other surrounding recreation departments. FMI, email ameier@sacomaine.org.

Knitting and Crafting Group, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library. Drop in any time with a project.

Little Builders, 10 a.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library. For ages 4 and younger, play with Mega Bloks and Duplo blocks while socializing and making new friends.

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

Infant saftey and infant/toddler CPR, 6 to 9 p.m., SMHC, 1 Medical Center Drive, biddeford. To register, call 283-7350.

Blood drive, 1 to 5 p.m., St. James Hall, Green Street, Biddeford. Hosted by Knights of Columbus Council No. 12941. Drop in or call 1-800-Red-Cross, or visit www.redcross.org and type sponsor code: KOCBIDD.

Tour The Pines, 2 p.m., 10-20 Manor St., Ocean park. To reserve a space, call 934-2157, ext. 2.

Preschool Stories and Crafts, 10:30 a.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach, for children 4 to 6 years old.

Basket-making, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Jakeman Hall, Preregister at the Ocean Park Association Office at 14 Temple Ave., Old Orchard Beach.

Tai Chi and Quigong exercises, 9 to 10 a.m., Ocean Park Recreation Hall, 22 Colby Ave., Old Orchard Beach.

Eastern Trail full moon walk, 8 p.m., meet at the rear of the Southern Maine Health Care parking lot, Biddeford. Route includes a pond that has seen beaver activity. Learn about plants, trees and wildlife along the trail and its history. Walk takes 90 minutes. No flashlights or pets. FMI, call 283-4487.

Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach.

Story time, 11:30 a.m., Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 35 South St., Biddeford. Includes activity and snack for children 3 to 6 years old. An adult must be present.

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 by 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.

Preschool story time, 10 to 11 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. A language enrichment program geared for children 3 to 6 years old. Includes stories, rhymes, music, movement activities and crafts. FMI, call 284-4181. Program not held during school vacations and holidays or when closed due to inclement weather.

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 or email maineguy_ 04043@yahoo.com.

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.

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.; 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 282-5005. Ross Center is located at J.R. Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford.

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 free continental breakfast/ lunch, free new/gently used clothing, Career Resource Center with help in searching for jobs, books from center’s lending library and support from staff/volunteers. FMI, call 571-9601. All are welcome.

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

Friday, Aug. 19

Bon Appetite meal program, 5 p.m., Second Congragational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford.

Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford.

Pokemon Club Summer League, 2 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library. For 5 to 12 year olds.

Movie Night, 6 p.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach. "Pixels" is an action-comedy starring Kevin James and Adam Sandler.

Book sale, 9 a.m., Libby Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach.

Lecture, international arms trade and military-sponsored mass production technologies coming of age during the American Civil War, 7 p.m., Jordan Hall, 46 Temple Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Led by Ocean Park resident Merritt Roe Smith, professor of history of technology at MIT.

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

Knitting Group, 10 a.m. to noon, McArthur 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.

Petanque, 6 p.m., Memorial Park, Old Orchard Beach. Held through Old Orchard Beach Petanque Club. FMI, call 937- 2015 or 937-8347.

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 282- 5005. Ross Center is located at J.R. Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for free continental breakfast/lunch, free new/gently used clothing, Career Resource Center with help in searching for jobs, books from center’s lending library and support from staff/ volunteers. FMI, call 571-9601. All are welcome.

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

Saturday, Aug. 20

Legends of the Mustang Intertribal Pow Wow, 10 am., 463 West St., Biddeford. Grand entry at noon. Bring family, friends, lawn chairs for celebration of Native American life. Features artists and crafters representing North, South and Central American tribes. No admission charged for children younger than 6. FMI, email mustangs1@maine. rr.com.

Friends of Wood Island Lighthouse general meeting, 9:30 a.m., Fire Barn, Lester B. Orcutt Blvd., Biddeford Pool. Will include update on restoration and furnishing of lighthouse. FMI, email fowil1806@gmail.com.

Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford.

Radio Controlled Vehicle Fest, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., The Ballpark, Old Orchard Beach. Includes planes, drones, helicopters, boats, cars and trucks.

Book sale, 10 a.m., Libby Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach.

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 Market, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 110 Main St., Saco Island, off Route 1. Agricultural products, specialty foods, local art.

Zumba for beginners, 9 to 10:15 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.; and 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.

Sunday, Aug. 21

Legends of the Mustang Intertribal Pow Wow, 10 am., 463 West St., Biddeford. Grand entry at noon. Bring family, friends, lawn chairs for celebration of Native American life. Features artists and crafters representing North, South and Central American tribes. No admission charged for children younger than 6. FMI, email mustangs1@maine.rr.com.

Free Wi-Fi, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach.

The Saxyderms, 7:30 p.m., The Temple, 50 Temple Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Formerly the Tufts University Saxophone Ensemble.

“Balm in Gilead,” 7 p.m., Jordan Hall, 46 Temple Ave., Old Orchard Beach. A program of biblical and narrative stories about healing. Led by the Rev. Cindy Maybeck.

Morning worship, 10:30 a.m., The Temple, 50 Temple Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Led by the Rev. Quinn GT. Caldwell, pastor and teacher at Plymouth Congregational Church in Syracuse, New York.

Informal and interactive paperless service, 8 a.m.; 10 a.m. worship service, live streaming on website, First Parish Congregational Church UCC, 12 Beach St., Saco. Nursery care for children 4 and younger provided; Sunday school for children K-12; full choir and instrumentalists, fellowship and refreshments following. FMI, call 283-3771 or visit www.firstparishsaco.org.

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.

Service, 10 a.m., Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford.

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

Service, 8:30 to 9 a.m., Unitarian Universalist Church of Saco- Biddeford. Short social time follows. FMI, call 282-0062.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Joseph (French Mass), 8 a.m. and 11 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 8:30 and 10:30 a.m.; St. Philip, 9 a.m.; St. Margaret, 8 and 9:30 a.m.; St. Brendan, 9:30 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.

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, 9 a.m., 318 Main St., Saco. FMI, visit Unitedbaptistsaco.org.

Monday, Aug. 22

Zumba, 9 to 10 a.m., Ocean Park Recreation Hall, 22 Colby Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Led by Stacy Layburn.

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 by 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 by Saco SENIORity.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 2 to 7 p.m., 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Provides food to Old Orchard Beach and Ocean Park residents and bread and clothing to anyone in need.

Family story time, 6:30 to 7 p.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. Includes fun stories, rhymes, music and movement as dictated by the developmental level of those in attendance. Program not held during school vacations and holidays or when close due to inclement weather.

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 food and clothes. FMI, call 934-5553.

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

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

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, 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.

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, Aug. 23

OOB DEMS meeting, 6:30 p.m., council chambers, Old Orchard Beach Town Hall. Guest is Amanda Bennett, Maine Dems field coordinator for Hillary Clinton. FMI, call 807-1017.

Let’s Get Crafty! 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m., through Saco SENIORity, Saco Community Center, 75 Franklin St., Saco. Projects with fabric will include painted tote bags, tissue paper flowers and tie-dye shirts. FMI, email ameier@sacomaine.org.

Tech Toys, 11 a.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach. Sphero, Hexbugs, Eggbot, Snap Circuits.

Lecture, 7 p.m., on the Montreal black market baby ring of the 1940s and 1950s, Jordan Hall, 46 Temple Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Led by Harold Rosenberg, former crime scene photographer with the Montreal Police Department.

Zumba, 9 to 10 a.m., Ocean Park Recreation Hall, 22 Colby Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Led by Stacy Layburn.

Read with Bosco, a 7-year-old chocolate lab, Ocean Park Memorial Library, 11 Temple Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Sign up for a 10-minute slot by calling 934-1853.

Let’s Get Crafty, 12:30 to 2 p.m., Saco Community Center, 75 Franklin St., with Saco SENIORity. Participants will make projects with paper mache, birdseed ornaments and design ceramic mugs. FMI, email ameier@sacomaine.org.

Parents in the Know, 5 to 7 p.m., Sexual Assault Response Services of Southern Maine, J. Richard Community Center, Alfred Street, Biddeford. Four-week workshop to help parents and caregivers build skills to keep children safe. Free. Each family will receive a Hannaford and gas card to cover cost of travel and child care. FMI, email katiec@sarsonline.org.

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

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.

Farmers market, 10 a.m. to noon, Paul Hazelton House, 7 Smith Lane, Saco.

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 by Saco SENIORity.

Contemplative prayer, 6 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call 590-3439.

Wednesday, Aug. 24

Children’s Lapsit Reading, 10:30 a.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach. For children 1 to 3 years old.

Medicare Minute, 10:30 a.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach. Advance Directives and Longterm Care. FMI, call 934-4351.

Acoustic guitar trio Ian Mackenzie and Cilantro, 7:30 p.m., Jordan Hall, 46 Temple Ave., Old Orchard Beach.

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

Saco Coin and Currency Club, Saco City Hall conference room, Main Street.

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.

Baby and Toddler time, 10:30 a.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach.

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 by Saco SENIORity.

Magic the Gathering, 3 p.m., Libby Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach. 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; everyone invited to come for free food and clothes. FMI, call 934-5553.

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

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Joseph and 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.

Thursday, Aug. 25

Preschool Stories and Crafts, 10:30 a.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach. For children 4 to 6 years old.

Tai Chi and Quigong exercises, 9 to 10 a.m., Ocean Park Recreation Hall, 22 Colby Ave., Old Orchard beach. Led by martial artist Joe Harrigan.

Knitting and Crafting Group, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library. Drop in any time with a project.

Breast Cancer Survivors Support Group, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., SMHC, 1 Medical Center Drive, Biddeford. Free. FMI, call 283- 7805.

VFW meeting, 7 p.m., Old Orchard Beach Memorial Post 7997, 76 Atlantic Ave., Old Orchard Beach.

Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach.

Story time, 11:30 a.m., Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 35 South St., Biddeford. Includes activity and snack for children 3 to 6 years old. An adult must be present.

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 by 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.

Preschool story time, 10 to 11 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. A language enrichment program geared for children 3 to 6 years old. Includes stories, rhymes, music, movement activities and crafts. FMI, call 284-4181. Program not held during school vacations and holidays or when closed due to inclement weather.

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. FMI, call 282-3321.

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.; 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 282-5005. Ross Center is located at J.R. Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford.

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 free continental breakfast/ lunch, free new/gently used clothing, Career Resource Center with help in searching for jobs, books from center’s lending library and support from staff/volunteers. FMI, call 571-9601. All are welcome.

Friday, Aug. 26

Bargain Books, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Book Shed, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach (library back parking lot).

Pokemon Club Summer League, 2 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library. For 5 to 12 year olds.

Knitting Group, 10 a.m. to noon, McArthur 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.

Petanque, 6 p.m., Memorial Park, Old Orchard Beach. Held through Old Orchard Beach Petanque Club. FMI, call 937-2015 or 937-8347.

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 282-5005. Ross Center is located at J.R. Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St.,

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