2018-03-15 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Thursday, March 15

Meet and Greet, 5 to 7 p.m., Lori K. Gramlich, Democratic candidate for Maine State House Representative District, 13, Jimmy the Greek’s, 215 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 232- 1067.

Adult Craft Time, 3 to 5 p.m., McArthur Public Library, Main Street, Biddeford. Created a scrabble tile necklace.

Youth Video Game Lounge, 4 to 6 p.m., McArthur Public Library, Main Street, Biddeford. Enjoy snacks and play computer games on the library’s laptops and Wii. Participants can bring own devices.

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

Friday, March 16

Teen Anime Club, 3 to 4:30 p.m., McArthur Public Library, Main Street, Biddeford.

“Company: a musical comedy,” 7:30 p.m., City Theater, Main Street, Biddeford. Tickets available at www.citytheater.org or 282-0849. On the night of his 35th birthday, confirmed bachelor, Robert, contemplates his life. During a hilarious array of interactions with his married friends, Robert examines the question of why he is still not married.

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

Yoga play, 10 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. Integrate yoga, stories and play. Geared for children 2 to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Saturday, March 17

Irish flag raising, 9 a.m., city square, Biddeford.

ABC Kids, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. For children ages 3 to 6 whose parents want to get a head start on kindergarten. Thornton Academy student mentors teach children how to count, read and learn.

Swing into Spring Dinner Dance, 5 to 9 p.m., Saco Community Center, 75 Franklin St. Registration is required and is available online at www.sacorec.com. Includes Irish boiled dinner, dessert, and other refreshments to enjoy before the Saco River Jazz Band performs. Cost is $5.

“Company: a musical comedy,” 7:30 p.m., City Theater, Main Street, Biddeford. Tickets available at www.citytheater.org or 282-0849. On the night of his 35th birthday, confirmed bachelor, Robert, contemplates his life. During a hilarious array of interactions with his married friends, Robert examines the question of why he is still not married.

Saturday Family Matinee, 1 p.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach. Free popcorn. FMI, call 934-4351.

Sunday, March 18

OOB Community Food Pantry benefit, 2 to 5p.m., The Brunswick, 39 West Grand Ave., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 206- 2451.

“Company: a musical comedy,” 2 p.m., City Theater, Main Street, Biddeford. Tickets available at www.citytheater.org or 282-0849. On the night of his 35th birthday, confirmed bachelor, Robert, contemplates his life. During a hilarious array of interactions with his married friends, Robert examines the question of why he is still not married.

Fun chances to win, benefits OOB Community Food Pantry, 2 to 5 p.m., The Brunswick Lounge, 39 West Grand Ave., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, 206-2451.

Monday, March 19

Health Reading, Healthy Eating, 6 p.m., McArthur Library, Main Street, Biddeford. Second meeting of a new group focused on healthy eating and preparing foods based on recipes from limited meat and vegetarian cookbooks.

Oil Pastel Society, 1 to 4 p.m., McArthur Library, Main Street, Biddeford. A group for those interested in working oil pastels. Participants encouraged to bring what they’re working on.

Kids Free to Grow Play Group, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., McArthur Public Library, Main Street, Biddeford. Free play and snacks (and coffee for adults), courtesy of Kids Free to Grow.

Quilt Club, 6 to 9 p.m., Saco Grange 53, 168 North St., Saco, $5 donation. FMI, call 831-5784.

Food Addicts in Recovery meeting, 6:30 p.m., Biddeford YMCA, 3 Pomerleau St. FMI, call 775-2132 or www.foodaddicts.org.

Tuesday, March 20

Lego Club, 3 to 4 p.m., Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. Children 8 and younger must be accompanied by an adult

Teen Lounge, 3 to 4:30 p.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. Teens in grades six through 12 drop in after school for crafts, video games, laptop computers and to hang out with friends in the community room.

Wednesday, March 21

Book Discussion Group, 1:30 to 3 p.m., Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. Call reference desk for title.

Wednesday Lounge, after school, Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. Safe and fun space for homework, socializing or group activities.

Saco Democratic City Committee meeting, 6:30 p.m., first floor conference room, Saco City Hall.

“An Advent/Solstice Journey,” a time of music, meditation and miracles, 6 p.m., Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 35 South St., Biddeford.

Thursday, March 22

Astrophotographer, Mike Taylor, 6:30 p.m., McArthur Library, Main Street, Biddeford.

Maundy Thursday service, 7 p.m., United Baptist Church, 318 Main St., Saco. Communion and service of Tenebrae.

Knitting and Crafting Group, 1:30 to 4p.m., Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco.

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.

Friday, March 23

Contemplative Good Friday service, noon, United Baptist Church, 318 Main St., Saco.

“Company: a musical comedy,” 7:30 p.m., City Theater, Main Street, Biddeford. Tickets available at www.citytheater.org or 282-0849. On the night of his 35th birthday, confirmed bachelor, Robert, contemplates his life. During a hilarious array of interactions with his married friends, Robert examines the question of why he is still not married.

Yoga play, 10 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. Integrate yoga, stories and play. Geared for children 2 to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Pickleball drop in, 6:45 to 9 p.m., J. Richard Martin Community Center, Alfred Street, Biddeford. Ages 18 and older. Drop in fee is $2.

Saturday, March 24

Pancake Breakfast, hosted by Boy Scouts Troop 371 of Saco, 7 to 11 a.m., Saco Pathfinders Snowmobile Club, 46 Heath Road, Saco. Includes pancakes, eggs, sausage, coffee and juice. Troop members make their own maple syrup. Quarts and pints for sale. Cash only.

ABC Kids, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. For children ages 3 to 6 whose parents want to get a head start on kindergarten. Thornton Academy student mentors teach children how to count, read and learn.

“Company: a musical comedy,” 7:30 p.m., City Theater, Main Street, Biddeford. Tickets available at www.citytheater.org or 282-0849. On the night of his 35th birthday, confirmed bachelor, Robert, contemplates his life. During a hilarious array of interactions with his married friends, Robert examines the question of why he is still not married.

Lego Block Party, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. Stop in and show off creativity and superior building skills by tackling a suggested challenge with the library’s Lego blocks.

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. 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, March 25

Simons & Goodwin in concert, 2 p.m., McArthur Library, Main Street, Biddeford. Free performance by folk musicians Bob Simons and Renee Goodwin.

Palm Sunday service, 10 a.m., United Baptist Church, 318 Main St., Saco.

AMVETS benefit breakfast, 8 to 11 a.m., Post 1, 147 Alfred St., Biddeford. Cooked to order. To-go meals available. Proceeds benefit AMVETS White Clover Fund, which provides temporary assistance to needy veterans, their families or surviving spouses.

“Company: a musical comedy,” 2 p.m., City Theater, Main Street, Biddeford. Tickets available at www.citytheater.org or 282-0849. On the night of his 35th birthday, confirmed bachelor, Robert, contemplates his life. During a hilarious array of interactions with his married friends, Robert examines the question of why he is still not married.

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