2014-02-21 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Thursday, Feb. 20

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.

Winter beach bash, 1 to 2 p.m., Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Children ages 5 and up are invited to bring their favorite beach towel and warm up with stories, games, crafts, and snacks. FMI and registration, visit or call 967-2778.

Kennebunk Free Library story time, 10:15 a.m., First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Kennebunk. For all ages. FMI, call 985-2173, ext. 5.

Apps club, 1 p.m., Graves Memorial Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Share and discuss new apps for portable devices. FMI, call 967- 2778.

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. FMI, call 604-0020.

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.

Cargo Shop, 2 to 4 p.m., Church on the Cape, Langsford Road (next to Atlantic Hall), Cape Porpoise. Open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays (10 a.m. to noon) through December.

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

Harvest Cafe, 5 p.m., monthly complimentary dinner presented by Community Harvest, 5 p.m. at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Kennebunk. All community members welcome. No reservations needed. FMI, call 967-1911.

The York County Democratic Committee meets at the Alfred Parish Church on the Alfred Village Square on routes 202 and 4, 6 p.m. FMI contact Dave Schofield at djschofield@gmail.com or 251-3771.

Friday, Feb. 21

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.

Story time, 10 a.m., Children’s Room, Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Yearround program includes fingerplays, songs and crafts. Designed for children 5 and younger, however, all ages welcome to attend. Parents, caregivers encouraged to participate. FMI, call 967-2778.

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

Play and Read, 1 to 5 p.m., Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Ages 1 1/2 and older. Drop-in weekly program offers an afternoon of unstructured play and social time for children and their caregivers in a warm, child friendly space. Age appropriate toys, coloring supplies and books will be available during this program. No registration required. FMI, call 967-2778.

Chess club, 1 p.m., Graves Library, 18 Maine St. Kennebunkport. All ages and levels of play welcome. Chess board is available or participants can bring their own. FMI, call 967- 2778.

Saturday, Feb. 22

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

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

Cargo Shop, 10 a.m. to noon, Church on the Cape, Langsford Road (next to Atlantic Hall), Cape Porpoise. Open Tuesdays, Thursdays (2 to 4 p.m.) and Saturdays through December.

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.

Sunday, Feb. 23

Sunday concert series, 2 p.m., Atria Kennebunk. Features baritone singer Larry Gowell. Event is free to the public. FMI, call 985- 5866.

Overeaters Anonymous, 6 to 7 p.m., Village Baptist Church, 6 Maine St., Kennebunkport. FMI, call Janey at 468-3095 or Sharon at 985- 5794.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Christ Church, 6 Dane St., Kennebunk. Free at Last meeting. FMI, email c_ taylorquinn@yahoo.com.

Holy Cross Lutheran Church, contemporary worship, 8:15 a.m. Traditional worship, 10:45 a.m. Sunday school, 9:30 a.m. Corner of Storer and Lord streets in Kennebunk. Handicapped accessible. FMI, call 985-4803.

Kennebunk Baptist Church, adult Sunday school, 9:30 a.m., coffee hour, 10 a.m., worship service, 11 a.m., children’s church, 11:15 a.m. 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. 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.

St. David’s Episcopal Church, 138 York St. (Route 1 south), Kennebunk. 8 a.m. Rite I worship and 10:30 a.m. Rite II worship with hymns, choir and church school. Nursery care available. FMI, call 985-3073.

Village Baptist Church, worship 10:30 a.m. at Village Baptist Church, 6 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Sunday school and child care available. FMI, call 967-3240 or visit vbckennebunkport.org.

First Congregational Church, worship, 9:30 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 and Friday, 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, 10:30 a.m. with The 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. Wednesdays, 7 p.m. Prayer meeting and Bible study, Wednesdays. FMI, call 793-8432 or 467-9027.

First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church of Kennebunk, worship service and openhearted, open-minded religious education program 10:30 a.m.

114 Main St. (next to Kennebunk Free Library). Coffee hour following church service. FMI call 985-3700 or visit kbkuu@gwi.net.

Church on the Cape, Langsford Road in Cape Porpoise, Sunday services, 10 a.m. The 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 229- 4174 or email 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 251-1705, 967-4451 or email lindajlyman@gmail.com or dgeorgitis@roadrunner.com. All faiths welcome.

Grief support meeting, 2 to 4 p.m., Huntington Common, 1 Huntington Common Drive, Kennebunk. Support and healing for those grieving the loss of a loved one. Groups facilitated by volunteer licensed social work professionals. Offered every second and fourth Sunday of the month.

Monday, Feb. 24

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.

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.

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 1-888-4AL-ANON or visit www.al-anon. alateen.org.

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

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

Tuesday, Feb. 25

Play and Read, 10 a.m. to noon, Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Drop-in program for ages 1 1/2 & older. The program offers a morning of unstructured play and social time for children and their caregivers. Age appropriate toys and books will be available. There is no charge for this program and no registration is required. FMI, call 967-2778 or visit www.graveslibrary.org.

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.

Kennebunk Free Library story time, 10:15 a.m., First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Kennebunk. For all ages. FMI, call 985-2173, ext. 5.

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 study.

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

Cargo Shop, 2 to 4 p.m., Church on the Cape, Langsford Road (next to Atlantic Hall), Cape Porpoise. Open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays (10 a.m. to noon) through December.

Legos Club, 4 p.m., Kennebunk Free Library, 112 Main St., Kennebunk. Children ag 6 and older. FMI or to reserve, call 985-2173, ext. 5.

Wednesday, Feb. 26

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.

Overeaters Anonymous, 7 to 8 p.m., First Congregational Church, 141 North St., Kennebunkport. FMI call Gerry 646-7505 or Janey at 646-9264.

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. 7 p.m. prayer meeting and Bible study.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 email 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.

Thursday, Feb. 27

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.

Kennebunk Free Library story time, 10:15 a.m., First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Kennebunk. For all ages. FMI, call 985-2173, ext. 5.

Apps club, 1 p.m., Graves Memorial Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Share and discuss new apps for portable devices. FMI, call 967- 2778.

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. FMI, call 604-0020.

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.

Cargo Shop, 2 to 4 p.m., Church on the Cape, Langsford Road (next to Atlantic Hall), Cape Porpoise. Open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays (10 a.m. to noon) through December.

Book discussion group for adults, at 9:45 a.m. at Graves Library in Kennebunkport. New members welcome. A list of upcoming books is available at the circulation desk. FMI, visit www.graveslibrary.org or call 967-2778.

Friday, Feb. 28

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.

Story time, 10 a.m., Children’s Room, Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Yearround program includes fingerplays, songs and crafts. Designed for children 5 and younger, however, all ages welcome to attend. Parents, caregivers encouraged to participate. FMI, call 967-2778.

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

Play and Read, 1 to 5 p.m., Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Ages 1 1/2 and older. Drop-in weekly program offers an afternoon of unstructured play and social time for children and their caregivers in a warm, child friendly space. Age appropriate toys, coloring supplies and books will be available during this program. No registration required. FMI, call 967-2778.

Chess club, 1 p.m., Graves Library, 18 Maine St. Kennebunkport. All ages and levels of play welcome. Chess board is available or participants can bring their own. FMI, call 967- 2778.

Saturday, March 1

Benefit buffet, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Stevens Community Center, 80 Thompson Road, West Kennebunk. West Kennebunk Village Committee will host a March Madness benefit buffet to benefit the Searles family. Menu includes beans and hot dogs, macaroni and cheese, American chop suey, salad, bread, beverage and desserts. Free for children younger than 5. FMI, call 604-1303. (snow date is March 8).

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.

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

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

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

Cargo Shop, 10 a.m. to noon, Church on the Cape, Langsford Road (next to Atlantic Hall), Cape Porpoise. Open Tuesdays, Thursdays (2 to 4 p.m.) and Saturdays through December.

Sunday, March 2

Overeaters Anonymous, 6 to 7 p.m., Village Baptist Church, 6 Maine St., Kennebunkport. FMI, call Janey at 468-3095 or Sharon at 985- 5794.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Christ Church, 6 Dane St., Kennebunk. Free at Last meeting. FMI, email c_ taylorquinn@yahoo.com.

Holy Cross Lutheran Church, contemporary worship, 8:15 a.m. Traditional worship, 10:45 a.m. Sunday school, 9:30 a.m. Corner of Storer and Lord streets in Kennebunk. Handicapped accessible. FMI, call 985-4803.

Kennebunk Baptist Church, adult Sunday school, 9:30 a.m., coffee hour, 10 a.m., worship service, 11 a.m., children’s church, 11:15 a.m. 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. 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.

St. David’s Episcopal Church, 138 York St. (Route 1 south), Kennebunk. 8 a.m. Rite I worship and 10:30 a.m. Rite II worship with hymns, choir and church school. Nursery care available. FMI, call 985-3073.

Village Baptist Church, worship 10:30 a.m. at Village Baptist Church, 6 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Sunday school and child care available. FMI, call 967-3240 or visit vbckennebunkport.org.

First Congregational Church, worship, 9:30 a.m., 141 North St., Kennebunkport. 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 and Friday, 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, 10:30 a.m. with The 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. Wednesdays, 7 p.m. Prayer meeting and Bible study, Wednesdays. FMI, call 793-8432 or 467-9027.

First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church of Kennebunk, worship service and openhearted, open-minded religious education program 10:30 a.m.

114 Main St. (next to Kennebunk Free Library). Coffee hour following church service. FMI call 985-3700 or visit kbkuu@gwi.net.

Church on the Cape, Langsford Road in Cape Porpoise, Sunday services, 10 a.m. The 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 229- 4174 or email 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 251-1705, 967-4451 or email lindajlyman@gmail.com or dgeorgitis@roadrunner.com. All faiths welcome.

Grief support meeting, 2 to 4 p.m., Huntington Common, 1 Huntington Common Drive, Kennebunk. Support and healing for those grieving the loss of a loved one. Groups facilitated by volunteer licensed social work professionals. Offered every second and fourth Sunday of the month.

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