2017-11-30 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Thursday, Nov. 30

Mass, 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.

Knitting and Crafting Group, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library, Saco. Work on latest project.

Bible study, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford.

Pokemon League, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library, Saco.

Friday, Dec. 1

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, Most Holy Trinity, 7 and 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.

Welcome Yule, fourth annual Christmas concert and carol sing, 7 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford. Old and new presentations and holiday favorites for audience participation. Includes The SulCappello Ensemble, Thomas Kremser on trumpet, Nicole Pelonzie on flute, John Sullivan on organ and Katherine Sullivan, soprano. Donation at the door.

Family Movie Night, 5:30 p.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach. Free popcorn. FMI, call 934-4351.

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

Saturday, Dec. 2

Gingerbread Holiday Fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., First Parish Congregational Church, 12 Beach St., Saco. Lunch served 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Animal Welfare Society adoption event, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Patriot Subaru, Saco. Donate to “Stuff the Subaru” which collects items for the shelter. Adoptable animals will be available, with adoption fees waived, because of an ASPCA grant.

Julefest, held by Maine Nordmenn, 4 p.m., Rochambeau Club, 329 South St., Biddeford. Includes Julebord, St. Lucia pageant, dancing around the juletre, julenisse, silent auction, music, crafts and children’s activities. FMI, call 357-2397.

Sunday, Dec. 3

Lakonía Greek Products open house, 1 to 5 p.m., Pepperell Mill Campus, Biddeford. York Street is off of Main Street in downtown Biddeford, use 15 York St. for GPS, and once arrived, take a left down West Point Lane. Parking will be available onsite for public use. A map to the new location can be found at www.DafniGreekGourmet.com.

Victorian tea, 2 p.m., Community Library, 10 John St., Lyman. Proceeds benefit library.

Pancake breakfast, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford.

Worship and communion, 10 a.m., Sunday school/ nursery, 10:10 to 11 a.m., Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Bidddeford.

Wassailing in the wood, under a full moon, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Pine Point Road Eastern Trail parking lot, Scarborough. Refreshments available, donations welcome. Bring small flashlight or electric candle to help read music. No pets.

Monday, Dec. 4

Mass, 9 a.m., Most Holy Trinity, Saco. 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.

Eastern Trail full moon walk, 6 p.m., meet at back parking lot of SMHC. Led by environmentalist and trustee, Joe Yuhas. No pets. Takes 90 minutes. FMI, call 283-4487.

Veterans R&R Drop-in Center, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday through Friday, Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1044, 508 Elm St., Biddeford. Veterans of all eras welcome. Includes coffee, checkers, chess and cribbage. Veterans benefit information available. FMI, contact Joseph Armstrong, 494-9287 or visit www.vva1044maine.org.

Tuesday, Dec. 5

Mass, 7 and 9 a.m., Most Holy Trinity, Saco. 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.

Quilt Club, 6 to 9 p.m., Saco Grange 53, 168 North St., Saco. Learn new techniques quilting for various charities. Donation appreciated. FMI, call 831-5784.

Wednesday, Dec. 6

Mass, St. James School, 8:30 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.

Libby Library Book Club, 6 p.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach. For book selection, visit ooblibrary.org, or call 934-1554.

Thursday, Dec. 7

Mass, 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.

Bible study, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford.

Acoustic Country Jam, 6 to 8 p.m., Saco Grange 53, 168 North St., Saco. Free coffee. Donation appreciated. Raffle. FMI, call 831-5784.

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 tmansmk49@gmail.com. On the first Thursday of each month free HIV and HepC testing is available, along with a potluck.

Friday, Dec. 8

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, Most Holy Trinity, 7 and 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.

Teen gaming, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., community room, McArthur Library, Biddeford. For video gamers or anyone who enjoys board games. All teens, grades six through 12, welcome. FMI, contact 284-4181.

Veterans R&R Drop-in Center, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday through Friday, Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1044, 508 Elm St., Biddeford. Veterans of all eras welcome. Includes coffee, checkers, chess and cribbage. Veterans benefit information available. FMI, contact Joseph Armstrong, 494-9287.

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