2012-07-27 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Thursday, July 26

Ice Cream and Sunset Trolley ride, 7 p.m., Seashore Trolley Museum, 195 Log Cabin Road, Kennebunkport. Nostalgic three-mile ride on vintage trolley car. FMI, call 967-2800 or visit www.trolleymuseum.org.

Rotary Club meeting, 12:15 to 1:30 p.m., Duffy’s Tavern and Grill, 4 Main St., Kennebunk.

St. Martha Church, Mass, 9 a.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.

Alanon meeting, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Wells Congregational Church, Route 1, Wells. For York County residents. FMI, call 646-7896 or 967- 2664.

Weekly craft circle, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Kennebunk Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Ross Road, Kennebunk. All are welcome. FMI, call Laura Knittweis at 468-1377 or email lknittweis@hotmail.com.

Book signing, 6:30 p.m., Kennebooks, Route 35, Lower Village, Kennebunk. Pulitzer-prize winning author Richard Russo with illustrator and daughter, Kate Russo. Free and open to the public. Reservation suggested. FMI, call 967- 6136.

Rhyme Time, 10:15 a.m., Kennebunk Free Library, Kennebunk. Children’s story time. FMI, call 985-2173, ext. 5.

Friday, July 27

St. Martha Church, Mass, 9 a.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.

Art Night Out, 5 to 8 p.m., The Galleries at Morning Walk, Route 35, Lower Village Kennebunk.

Children’s concert,10 and 11 a.m.,Kennebunk Free Library, Main Street, Kennebunk. Event features Maria Bija. Infants to age 2 at 10 a.m. Children ages 3 to 5 at 11 a.m. Registration required. To register or FMI, call 985-2173, ext. 5.

Saturday, July 28

Vigil Eucharist Service, 5 p.m., St. David’s Episcopal Church, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985- 3073.

Farmers market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., downtown Kennebunk. FMI, visit www.kennebunkfarmersmarket.org.

St. Martha Church, Mass, 4 p.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.

Christian Science Church, noon to 3 p.m., 5 Heritage Lane, one mile south of Kennebunk. Use side entrance. FMI, call 985-7820.

Sunday, July 29

Concert fundraiser, 6 p.m., Nonantum Resort, Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport. Event features recording artist and Broadway, film and television actor Rex Smith, Kennebunk High School students and alumni singers. Proceeds benefit Kennebunk High School Visual and Performing Arts program. FMI, visit musicatkhs.com.

Author presentation, 2 p.m., Graves Memorial Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Monica Wood will discuss her book,“When We Were the Kennedys: A Memoir from Mexico, Maine.” FMI, call 967-2778.

Cove walk, 2 to 4 p.m., Kennebunk Beach Improvement Association. Guided tours of the KBIA Cove at low tide. FMI, visit www.kbia.net.

Overeaters Anonymous, 6 to 7 p.m., Village Baptist Church, 6 Maine St., Kennebunkport. FMI, call Donna at 651-4777, email lane. donnamarie@gmail.com or call Kristi at 286- 7928.

Holy Cross Lutheran Church, modern worship, 8:15 a.m. Traditional service, 9:45 a.m., corner of Storer and Lord streets in Kennebunk. Handicapped accessible. FMI, call 985-4803.

Kennebunk Baptist Church, 10 a.m. service with children’s church. FMI, call 985-4207.

Sea Road Church, service, 10 a.m., with children’s Sunday school during service. Coffee time following. Child care provided. All are welcome.

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, worship, 4:30 p.m., 7 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, 985-4303.

St. Martha Church, Mass, 8 and 11 a.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.

Messiah Christian Church services, 9:30 a.m., 2700 Post Road, Wells. FMI, call 985-9287.

Saint David’s Episcopal Church, Rite I service, 8 a.m. and Rite II service, 9:30 a.m., church school, 10:30 a.m., No church school or child care available at 9:30 service.138 York St., Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-3073.

Village Baptist Church, worship 8 a.m. at Wildwood Chapel, 9:30 a.m. at Village Baptist Church, 6 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Sunday school and child care available. FMI, call 967- 3240 or visit vbc-kennebunkport.org.

First Congregational Church, worship, 9 a.m., 141 North St., Kennebunkport. Church school available during worship. Lord’s supper is celebrated on the first Sunday of the month. Coffee and fellowship follows worship. All are welcome. FMI, call 967-3897.

Christian Science Church Sunday school and service, 10:30 a.m., 5 Heritage Lane, one mile south of Kennebunk on Route 1. Reading room open Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, noon to 3 p.m. FMI, call 985-7820.

West Kennebunk United Methodist Church, worship and Sunday school, 8:30 a.m., 160 Alfred Road in West Kennebunk.

South Congregational Church UCC, church school and worship, 9:30 a.m. with Rev. Charles Whiston on Temple Street, Kennebunkport. Child care-nursery care provided. FMI, call 967- 2793.

Christ Church UCC and UMC, worship service, 10 a.m., 6 Dane St., Kennebunk. FMI, call 985- 4494 or visit christchurchkennebunk.org.

Good Shepherd’s Cove Church Christian Education, 9:30 a.m., worship service, 10:30 a.m., 1189 Route 1, Arundel. A Conservative Congregational Christian Church. FMI, call 793- 8432 or 467-9027.

First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church of Kennebunk, 114 Main St. (next to Kennebunk Free Library) 9:30 a.m. worship and liberal religious education program. Coffee hour following worship. Child care provided. All are welcome. FMI, call 985-3700 or email kbkuu@gwi.net.

Church on the Cape, Langsford Road in Cape Porpoise, Sunday services, 10 a.m. Rev. Dr. Ruth Merriam is pastor. FMI, visit www.churchonthecape.org or call 967-5787.

Southern Maine Church of Christ Bible study for all ages, 9:30 a.m. Worship services at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., Arundel Center, 1228 Portland Road, (Route 1 north), Arundel. FMI, call 216- 2097 or e-mail info@sm-cc.org.

Wells Branch Baptist Church, 1342 Branch Road (Route 9A), Wells, Sunday services, 9:30 a.m., 6 p.m. FMI, call 985-7537 or 251-3660.

Southern Maine Friends meeting (Quakers), 9 to 10 a.m. For directions and more information, call 282-2171 or 967-4451. All faiths welcome.

St. John’s Orthodox Church, Divine Liturgy, 9:30 a.m.. Traditionalist Orthodox church services following the old Julian ecclesiastical calendar. FMI or directions, call 967-5830.

St. Ann’s Episcopal Church, Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport.All are welcome to worship.Holy Eucharist is celebrated 8 a.m.every Sunday at the outdoor Chapel (weather permitting). Morning prayer is held in the church at 10 a.m. with Holy Eucharist celebrated the first Sunday of each month. The last three Sundays in September, Holy Eucharist will be celebrated in the church at 9:30 a.m. FMI, call 967-8043 or visit www.stannskennebunport.org.

Trinity Chapel (Episcopal) Holy Communion, 9 a.m. through Sept. 2 at Kennebunk Beach, Woodland Avenue, near the south end of Beach Ave. FMI, call 967-3056.

Monday, July 30

Cove swim, 200-yard youth swim, 12:30 p.m., one-mile adult swim, 1 p.m., Kennebunk Beach Improvement Association, Lord’s Point. Registration at 11 a.m. FMI or to register, visit www.kbia.net or www.active.com.

Al-Anon/Alateen family groups meet, 8 to 9 p.m.,Sea Road Church,140 Sea Road,Kennebunk. This is a confidential meeting for families and friends of problem drinkers. FMI, call 1-888-4ALANON or visit www.al-anon.alateen.org.

Farmers market, 9 a.m. to noon, 2 Livewell Drive, Kennebunk (behind Shopper’s Village) organized by Goodall Health Center Wellness Board and Quest Fitness of Kennebunk.Vendors may also set aside a small part of their table to sell non-food items, such as crafts. FMI, call Leah Evans at 363-3480.

Divorce care, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Messiah Church, Route 1, Wells. A special help seminar and support group for people experiencing a divorce and separation. FMI, call 985-9287.

St. Martha Church, Mass, 9 a.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.

Christian Science Church, noon to 3 p.m., 5 Heritage Lane, one mile south of Kennebunk. Reading room open Monday, Wednesday and Saturday January through March. Use side entrance. FMI, call 985-7820.

Concert, 6:30 p.m., Kennebunk Free Library, Main Street, Kennebunk. Portland Symphony Orchestra String Quartet will perform the story of Abbie Burgess, based on the book “Keep the Lights Burning Abbie.” Concert is outside, weather permitting. FMI, call 985-2173.

Tuesday, July 31

Night Market, 4 to 8 p.m., Main Street, Kennebunk. Artists, crafts, food artisans, music, food carts. Rain or shine. FMI, call 985-4852.

Kennebunk Portside Rotary, 7:15 a.m. breakfast meeting, Village Fire Station, 30 North St., Kennebunkport. Public is invited. FMI, visit www.kennebunkportsiderotary.org.

Surf clinic, Tuesday mornings conditions permitting, Aquaholics Surf Shop, 166 Port Road, Lower Village Kennebunk. Free. Participants should call to register. Instruction, surfboards, hooded wetsuits, booties and gloves provided. FMI, call 967-8650 or visit www.aqualholicsurf.com.

St. Martha Church, Mass, 9 a.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.

Kennebunk Baptist Church, 10 a.m. to noon, ladies Bible fellowship.

Weekly craft circle, 1 to 3 p.m., The Hive, Main Street, Kennebunk. All are welcome. FMI, call Laura Knittweis at 468-1377 or e-mail lknittweis@hotmail.com.

Teddy Bears’ Picnic, 11:30 a.m., Kennebunk Free Library, Kennebunk. Bring a lunch and stuffed animal. Gather on the lawn for stories and songs. FMI, call 985-2173, ext. 5.

Wednesday, Aug. 1

Ice Cream and Sunset Trolley ride, 7 p.m., Seashore Trolley Museum, 195 Log Cabin Road, Kennebunkport. Nostalgic three-mile ride on vintage trolley car. FMI, call 967-2800 or visit www.trolleymuseum.org.

Messiah Christian Church service, 6:30 p.m., 2700 Post Road, Wells. FMI, call 985-9287.

Christian Science Church, 5 Heritage Lane, Kennebunk. Evening service every Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. FMI, call 985-7820.

Good Shepherd’s Cove Church Christian Education, 9:30 a.m., worship service, 10:30 a.m., 1189 Route 1, Arundel. A Conservative Congregational Christian Church. FMI, call 793- 8432 or 467-9027.

Kennebunk Baptist Church, choir rehearsal, 6 p.m., Bible study and prayer meeting, 7 p.m., 77 Main St., Kennebunk. Handicapped accessible. FMI, call 985-4207.

Southern Maine Church of Christ Bible study for all ages, 7 p.m., Arundel Center, 1228 Portland Road, (Route 1 north), Arundel. FMI, call 216-2097 or e-mail info@sm-cc.org.

Wells Branch Baptist Church, 1342 Branch Road (Route 9A), Wells. Prayer meeting and youth group, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. FMI, call 985-7537 or 251-3660.

St. Martha Church, Mass, 9 a.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.

Weekly craft circle, 7 to 9 p.m., The Hive, Main Street, Kennebunk. All are welcome. FMI, call Laura Knittweis at 468-1377 or e-mail lknittweis@hotmail.com.

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

Overeaters Anonymous, 7 to 8 p.m., First Congregational Church, 141 North St., Kennebunkport. FMI, email Donna at dmlane40@yahoo.com or call 651-4777 or call Kristi at 286-7928.

Thursday, Aug. 2

Ice Cream and Sunset Trolley ride, 7 p.m., Seashore Trolley Museum, 195 Log Cabin Road, Kennebunkport. Nostalgic three-mile ride on vintage trolley car. FMI, call 967-2800 or visit www.trolleymuseum.org.

Rotary Club meeting, 12:15 to 1:30 p.m., Duffy’s Tavern and Grill, 4 Main St., Kennebunk.

St. Martha Church, Mass, 9 a.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.

Alanon meeting, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Wells Congregational Church, Route 1, Wells. For York County residents. FMI, call 646-7896 or 967- 2664.

Rhyme Time, 10:15 a.m., Kennebunk Free Library, Kennebunk. Children’s story time. FMI, call 985-2173, ext. 5.

Weekly craft circle, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Kennebunk Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Ross Road, Kennebunk. All are welcome. FMI, call Laura Knittweis at 468-1377 or e-mail lknittweis@hotmail.com.

Chronic pain support group, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Kennebunk. Free, open to public. FMI or to register, call Carol at 251-6776.

Friday, Aug. 3

Art show, 5 to 8 p.m., Goose Rocks Beach Association Community House, Goose Rocks Beach. Event features local artists and galleries. FMI, call 967-4115.

Art Night Out, 5 to 8 p.m., The Galleries at Morning Walk, Route 35, Lower Village Kennebunk.

St. Martha Church, Mass, 9 a.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.

Saturday, Aug. 4

President Obama Olympic birthday party, 6 p.m., Atlantic Hall, Cape Porpoise. Kennebunk and Kennebunkport Democrats host celebration featuring games, awards, refreshments, drinks, entertainment and dancing. FMI, call 604-0838 or email rogdi@roadrunner.com.

Classical opera and paino concerts at the Franciscan Guest House will be held on August 4th,8th,and 10th at 8 pm.Performers are:Dr.Frances Covalesky ; Christopher Staknys and Darius Shubert; Danute Mileika and Antanas Meilus. Suggested donation at door is $10. 26 Beach Ave, Kennebunk, www.franciscanguesthouse.com.

Vigil Eucharist Service, 5 p.m., St. David’s Episcopal Church, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985- 3073.

Farmers market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., downtown Kennebunk. FMI, visit www.kennebunkfarmersmarket.org.

St. Martha Church, Mass, 4 p.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.

Christian Science Church, noon to 3 p.m., 5 Heritage Lane, one mile south of Kennebunk. Use side entrance. FMI, call 985-7820.

Share the bounty supper, 4 to 6 p.m., Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Storer Street, Kennebunk. Baked beans, hot dogs, homemade pies. Free. FMI, call 985-4803.

Bean supper, 5 to 6:30 p.m., West Kennebunk United Methodist Church, 160 Alfred Road, West Kennebunk. All you can eat. FMI, call 985-6632.

Sunday, Aug. 5

Community buffet breakfast, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., St. Martha’s Church, 30 Portland Road (Route 1 north), Kennebunk. Menu includes pancakes, bacon, sausage, eggs, homefries, fruit and juice. FMI, call 985-6252.

Reid Sacco Family Regatta, 1 p.m., Kennebunk Beach Improvement Association Cove. FMI, visit www.kbia.net.

Overeaters Anonymous, 6 to 7 p.m., Village Baptist Church, 6 Maine St., Kennebunkport. FMI, call Donna at 651-4777, e-mail lane.donnamarie@gmail.com or call Kristi at 286-7928.

Holy Cross Lutheran Church, modern worship, 8:15 a.m. Traditional service, 9:45 a.m., corner of Storer and Lord streets in Kennebunk. Handicapped accessible. FMI, call 985-4803.

Kennebunk Baptist Church, 10 a.m. service with children’s church. FMI, call 985-4207.

Sea Road Church, service, 10 a.m., with children’s Sunday school during service. Coffee time following. Child care provided. All are welcome.

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, worship, 4:30 p.m., 7 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, 985-4303.

St. Martha Church, Mass, 8 and 11 a.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.

Messiah Christian Church services, 9:30 a.m., 2700 Post Road, Wells. FMI, call 985-9287.

Saint David’s Episcopal Church, Rite I service, 8 a.m. and Rite II service, 9:30 a.m., church school, 10:30 a.m., No church school or child care available at 9:30 service.138 York St., Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-3073.

Village Baptist Church, worship 8 a.m. at Wildwood Chapel, 9:30 a.m. at Village Baptist Church, 6 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Sunday school and child care available. FMI, call 967-3240 or visit vbc-kennebunkport.org.

First Congregational Church, worship, 9 a.m., 141 North St., Kennebunkport. Church school available during worship. Lord’s supper is celebrated on the first Sunday of the month. Coffee and fellowship follows worship. All are welcome. FMI, call 967-3897.

Christian Science Church Sunday school and service, 10:30 a.m., 5 Heritage Lane, one mile south of Kennebunk on Route 1. Reading room open Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, noon to 3 p.m. FMI, call 985-7820.

West Kennebunk United Methodist Church, worship and Sunday school, 8:30 a.m., 160 Alfred Road in West Kennebunk.

South Congregational Church UCC, church school and worship, 9:30 a.m. with Rev. Charles Whiston on Temple Street, Kennebunkport. Child care-nursery care provided. FMI, call 967- 2793.

Christ Church UCC and UMC, worship service, 10 a.m., 6 Dane St., Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-4494 or visit christchurchkennebunk.org.

Good Shepherd’s Cove Church Christian Education, 9:30 a.m., worship service, 10:30 a.m., 1189 Route 1, Arundel. A Conservative Congregational Christian Church. FMI, call 793-8432 or 467-9027.

First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church of Kennebunk, 114 Main St. (next to Kennebunk Free Library) 9:30 a.m. worship and liberal religious education program. Coffee hour following worship. Child care provided. All are welcome. FMI, call 985-3700 or email kbkuu@gwi.net.

Church on the Cape, Langsford Road in Cape Porpoise, Sunday services, 10 a.m. Rev. Dr. Ruth Merriam is pastor. FMI, visit www.churchonthecape.org or call 967-5787.

Southern Maine Church of Christ Bible study for all ages, 9:30 a.m. Worship services at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., Arundel Center, 1228 Portland Road, (Route 1 north), Arundel. FMI, call 216-2097 or e-mail info@sm-cc.org.

Wells Branch Baptist Church, 1342 Branch Road (Route 9A), Wells, Sunday services, 9:30 a.m., 6 p.m. FMI, call 985-7537 or 251- 3660.

Southern Maine Friends meeting (Quakers), 9 to 10 a.m. For directions and more information, call 282-2171 or 967-4451. All faiths welcome.

St. John’s Orthodox Church, Divine Liturgy, 9:30 a.m.. Traditionalist Orthodox church services following the old Julian ecclesiastical calendar. FMI or directions, call 967-5830.

St. Ann’s Episcopal Church, Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport. All are welcome to worship. Holy Eucharist is celebrated 8 a.m. every Sunday at the outdoor Chapel (weather permitting). Morning prayer is held in the church at 10 a.m. with Holy Eucharist celebrated the first Sunday of each month. The last three Sundays in September, Holy Eucharist will be celebrated in the church at 9:30 a.m. FMI, call 967-8043 or visit www.stannskennebunport.org.

Trinity Chapel (Episcopal) Holy Communion, 9 a.m. through Sept. 2 at Kennebunk Beach, Woodland Avenue, near the south end of Beach Ave. FMI, call 967-3056.

Monday, Aug. 6

Al-Anon/Alateen family groups meet, 8 to 9 p.m., Sea Road Church, 140 Sea Road, Kennebunk. This is a confidential meeting for families and friends of problem drinkers. FMI, call 1-888-4ALANON or visit www.al-anon.alateen.org.

Farmers market, 9 a.m. to noon, 2 Livewell Drive, Kennebunk (behind Shopper’s Village) organized by Goodall Health Center Wellness Board and Quest Fitness of Kennebunk. Vendors may also set aside a small part of their table to sell non-food items, such as crafts. FMI, call Leah Evans at 363-3480.

Divorce care, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Messiah Church, Route 1, Wells. A special help seminar and support group for people experiencing a divorce and separation. FMI, call 985-9287.

St. Martha Church, Mass, 9 a.m., 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-6252 or visit www.holyspirit.org.

Christian Science Church, noon to 3 p.m., 5 Heritage Lane, one mile south of Kennebunk. Reading room open Monday, Wednesday and Saturday January through March. Use side entrance. FMI, call 985-7820.

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