2018-04-20 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Thursday, April 19

Anatomy of Gravestones, 5:30 p.m., Brick Store Museum, 117 Main St., Kennebunk. Cemetery historian and author Ron Romano will describe the anatomy of a gravestone, discuss the types of materials found in burial grounds and explain the meanings of dozens of gravestone icons. Free for members. All proceeds go to the Brick Store Museum. Light refreshments served. FMI, call 985-4802 or visit www.brickstoremuseum.org.

Grief support group, 11 a.m., The Center, 175 Port Road, Kennebunk. The group is led by an advanced practice psychiatric nurse who has extensive experience in this area. FMI, call 967- 8514.

Cape Porpoise Library, 1 to 4 p.m., 173 Main St., Cape Porpoise. Current best sellers and DVD collection. Ongoing book sale.

Adult recreational basketball, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Messiah Christian Church, Route 1, Wells. FMI or to sign up, call 985-9287.

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.

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.

Al-Anon meeting, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Wells Congregational Church, Route 1, Wells. FMI, call 604-0020.

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.

Library book sale, Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Bookstore open Monday Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to noon. FMI, call 967-2778.

Furry Tales Stories and Adventure Hour, 10 to 11 a.m. (when school is in session), Animal Welfare Society, Holland Road, West Kennebunk. Preschoolers invited to discover the world of animals with stories, play time, crafts, songs, movement and animal time. The event is free to attend, though donations are appreciated. Furry Tales follows the RSU 21 school calendar. Furry Tales will not be held during school breaks or on snow days. FMI, call 985-3244. ext. 109.

Friday, April 20

Cape Porpoise Library, 9 a.m. to noon, 173 Main St., Cape Porpoise. Current best sellers and DVD collection. Ongoing book sale.

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. Year-round 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. David’s Budget Box Consignment Shop, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2 Bragdon Lane, Kennebunk (next to Anchor Fence). White ticket, half price day changes. Call shop. Donations and consignments processed Monday morning. FMI, call 985-3544.

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

Christian Science Reading Room, noon to 3 p.m., 5 Heritage Lane, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985- 7689.

Library book sale, Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Bookstore open Monday Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to noon. FMI, call 967-2778.

Saturday, April 21

Hope Woods cleanup, 9 a.m. to noon, Hope Cemetery and Woods, Kennebunk. In honor of Earth Day, join Friends of Hope Cemetery and Woods. Pick up debris and rake the trails to get them ready for spring. Meet in the parking area in the back field of Hope Cemetery. Bring rake and a pair of work gloves. FMI, email friendsofhcw@gmail.com or call Steve at 251.3225.

Celebrate Science and Earth Day, 10 a.m. to noon, Waterhouse Center, downtown Kennebunk. FMI, visit www.SoMePlaneteers.org.

Rummage sale, 8 a.m. to noon, Christ Church, 6 Dane St., Kennebunk. Features household items, spring/summer clothing, yarn and craft items, linens, sporting goods, holiday items, toys-games-puzzles and books No appliances or electronics. FMI, call 985-4494.

Roast beef dinner, 4 to 6 p.m., American Legion Post 26, 508 Elm St., Biddeford. Hosted by Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1044 and Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America. Take-out available. FMI, call 603-749-9656, 937- 2631 or 490-2094.

Free Community dinner, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church, Mill Pond, Route 35, Goodwins Mills.

Rummage sale, 8 a.m. to noon, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Main Street, Kennebunk.

Celebrate the Earth and Science with the Planeteers, 10-2 p.m., Waterhouse Center, Main Street, Kennebunk. FMI, visit www.SoMePlaneteers.org on, on Facebook, visit SoMePlaneteers.

Association of Former Intelligence Officers meeting, 2 p.m., Brick Store Museum program center, 4 Dane St., Kennebunk. Features professor Andrew R. Wilson of the U.S. Naval War College on Chinese national security strategy on the Korean Open to the public. FMI, call 985- 3634.

Cape Porpoise Library, 9 a.m. to noon, 173 Main St., Cape Porpoise. Current best sellers and DVD collection. Ongoing book sale.

Al-Anon Family Group, 8 to 9 a.m., First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 114 Main St., Kennebunk. Meeting takes place upstairs. Al-Anon Family Groups is organization that helps families and friends of alcoholics.

967-2778.

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.

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.

St. David’s Budget Box Consignment Shop, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2 Bragdon Lane, Kennebunk (next to Anchor Fence). Donations and consignments taken any time. Consignments processed Mondays 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. FMI, call 985-3544.

Library book sale, Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Book store open Monday Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to noon. FMI, call 967-2778.

Sunday, April 22

Rummage sale, 8 a.m. to noon, First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Main Street, Kennebunk.

Outta the Box thrift store, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk (across from Wallingford Hall). Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.

Overeaters Anonymous, 5 to 6 p.m., Messiah Christian Church, Route 1, Wells. 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, call 1-800-974-0062.

Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 2 Lord St., Kennebunk. Modern Lutheran Liturgy Sunday at 8:15 a.m.; Adult Forum at 9:30 a.m. Traditional Lutheran Liturgy at 10:45 a.m. Last Sunday of every month single service at 10 a.m. For more information, call 985-4803.

Sea Road Church, service, 9:30 a.m., with children’s Sunday school during service. Coffee time following. Child care provided. All are welcome.

St. Martha Church, Mass, 8 and 10 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. Nursery, Children church. Coffee and doughnuts following service. All are welcome. FMI, visit www.messiahchristianchurch.org. or call 985-9287.

Southern Maine Church of Christ, 10:30 a.m., Masonic Lodge, 159 Alfred Road, West Kennebunk. FMI, call 229-4174.

Saint David’s Episcopal Church, 138 York St. (Route 1 South) in Kennebunk Sunday worship services: 8 a.m., Rite 1 Holy Communion; 10:30 a.m., Holy Communion with hymns and choir; 10:15 a.m., Sunday school. Nursery care available at 10:30 a.m. service. Father Andrew D’Angio White, Rector. FMI, call 985-3073.

Village Baptist Church, Kennebunkport, worship 10:30 a.m. at 6 Maine St. Child care available. FMI, call 967-3240 or visit vbc-kennebunkport.org.

Kennebunk Baptist Church, worship, 11 a.m., 77 Main St., Kennebunk. All are welcome. FMI, call 985-5921 or visit wwwlkennebunkbaptistchurch.org.

First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church of Kennebunk, 114 Main St., Kennebunk. worship service at 10:30 a.m. Followed by coffee hour. FMI, call 985-3700 email uukennebunkoffice@gmail.com or visit www.uukennebunk.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. 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, Temple Street, Kennebunkport. Church school and worship, 10:30 a.m. with The Rev. Charles Whiston. Child care-nursery care offered. Adult choir will be singing. FMI, call 967-2793.

Christ Church, Federated, UCC/UMC, 6 Dane St., Kennebunk. A place where everyone is welcome. Worship 10 a.m. Pastor Susan B. Ellery. Refreshments/ fellowship following, FMI, call 985- 4494 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.

Church on the Cape, Langsford Road, Cape Porpoise. Sunday service at 10 a.m. (hymn sing begins at 9:45 a.m.). The Rev. Pat McHugh is pastor. Sunday school and youth programs begin at 10:15 a.m. FMI, visit www.churchonthecape.org or call 967-5787.

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.

Monday, April 23

Moms Demand Action play reading, 6:30 p.m., First Unitarian Universalist Church, 114 Main St., Kennebunk. Benefit reading of Lauren Gunderson’s play, “Natural Shocks.” Hosted by York County Chapter of Moms Demand Action. Reading is part of national campaign of theater activism against gun violence. Due to adult language and content, recommended for age 14 and older. FMI, email Elizabeth Emery at eaemery@mac.com.

Evergreen Quilt Guild meeting, 6 to 9 p.m., St. David’s Episcopal Church, Route 1 south, Kennebunk. Evergreen Quilters usually meet the fourth Monday of each month except July and December. Newcomers are always welcome.

Mad Science, 4 p.m., Kennebunk Free Library, 112 Main St., Kennebunk. DIY greenhouses. The kids will discuss how plants grow and water vapor. Program is open to kids ages 5 and older, registration is required. FMI, call 985-2173.

Lego Club, 4 p.m., Kennebunk Free Library, 112 Main St., Kennebunk. All Lego blocks will be supplied. Registration is required. FMI, call 985-2173.

FA meeting, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Biddeford YMCA, 3 Pomerleau St., Biddeford. A free 12-step program for people who struggle with over- or under-eating, food obsession and bulimia. FMI, call 775-2132 or visit www.foodaddicts.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.

Al-Anon/Alateen family groups meet, 7:30 to 8:30 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 Reading Room, noon to 3 p.m., 5 Heritage Lane, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-7689.

St. David’s Budget Box Consignment Shop, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2 Bragdon Lane, Kennebunk (next to Anchor Fence). Donations and consignments taken any time. Consignments processed Mondays 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. FMI, call 985-3544.

Library book sale, Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Bookstore open Monday Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to noon. FMI, call 967-2778.

Peek-a-book babies, 10:15 a.m., Kennebunk Free Library, Kennebunk. Birth to age 2. FMI, call 985-2173, ext. 5.

Tuesday, April 24

New England Radio Discussion Society, 7 p.m., The New School, Route 1, Kennebunk. Biweekly meeting of amateur radio enthusiasts. All interested in Ham radio welcome. FMI and meeting dates, call Alex at 967-8812 or email alexmm@roadrunner.com.

Open Bridge Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m., The Center, 175 Port Road, Lower Village Kennebunk. Intermediate level bridge player looking to play? Join the group. FMI, call 967-8514

Cape Porpoise Library, 1 to 4 p.m., 173 Main St., Cape Porpoise. Current best sellers and DVD collection. Ongoing book sale.

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.

Surf clinic, Tuesday mornings conditions permitting, Aquaholics Surf Shop, 166 Port Road, Lower Village Kennebunk. Free. Participants should call to register. Age 21 and older. Instruction, surfboards, hooded wetsuits, booties and gloves provided. FMI, call 967-8650 or visit www.aquaholicsurf.com.

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

Kennebunk Baptist Church, 77 Main St., Kennebunk. Ladies Bible study, 10 a.m. to noon. FMI, call 985-4207.

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.

St. David’s Budget Box Consignment Shop, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2 Bragdon Lane, Kennebunk (next to Anchor Fence). Donations and consignments taken any time. Consignments processed Mondays 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. FMI, call 985-3544.

Library book sale, Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Bookstore open Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to noon. FMI, call 967-2778.

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.

Family story time, 10:15 a.m., Kennebunk Free Library, Kennebunk. For all ages. FMI, call 985-2173, ext. 5.

Wednesday, April 25

Saint David’s Episcopal Church, 9 a.m., 138 York St. (Route 1 south), Kennebunk. Healing service with communion followed by informal Bible study with the Rev. Andrew D’Angio White. FMI, call 985-3073.

Celebrate Recovery, 6:30 p.m., Messiah Christian Church, 2700 Post Road, Wells. Resources and relationships to help recover from life’s hurts, habits and addictions. FMI, call 985-9287.

Cribbage Wednesdays, 1 p.m., The Center, 175 Port Road, Lower Village Kennebunk. Join a friendly group and enjoy this game of numbers and strategy. FMI, call 967-8514

Al-Anon Step Meeting, 9 to 10 a.m., Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 2 Lord St., Kennebunk. Meeting takes place downstairs.

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.

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, midweek Bible study, 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., 159 Alfred Road, West Kennebunk. FMI, call 229-4174 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.

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

Christian Science Reading Room, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., 5 Heritage Lane, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-7689.

Library book sale, Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Bookstore open Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to noon. FMI, call 967-2778.

Thursday, April 26

Grief support group, 11 a.m., The Center, 175 Port Road, Kennebunk. The group is led by an advanced practice psychiatric nurse who has extensive experience in this area. FMI, call 967- 8514.

Cape Porpoise Library, 1 to 4 p.m., 173 Main St., Cape Porpoise. Current best sellers and DVD collection. Ongoing book sale.

Adult recreational basketball, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Messiah Christian Church, Route 1, Wells. FMI or to sign up, call 985-9287.

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.

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.

Al-Anon meeting, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Wells Congregational Church, Route 1, Wells. FMI, call 604-0020.

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.

Library book sale, Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Bookstore open Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to noon. FMI, call 967-2778.

Furry Tales Stories and Adventure Hour, 10 to 11 a.m. (when school is in session), Animal Welfare Society, Holland Road, West Kennebunk. Preschoolers invited to discover the world of animals with stories, play time, crafts, songs, movement and animal time. The event is free to attend, though donations are appreciated. Furry Tales follows the RSU 21 school calendar. Furry Tales will not be held during school breaks or on snow days. FMI, call 985-3244. ext. 109.

Friday, April 27

Cape Porpoise Library, 9 a.m. to noon, 173 Main St., Cape Porpoise. Current best sellers and DVD collection. Ongoing book sale.

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. Year-round 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. David’s Budget Box Consignment Shop, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2 Bragdon Lane, Kennebunk (next to Anchor Fence). White ticket, half price day changes. Call shop. Donations and consignments processed Monday morning. FMI, call 985-3544.

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

Christian Science Reading Room, noon to 3 p.m., 5 Heritage Lane, Kennebunk. FMI, call 985-7689.

Library book sale, Graves Library, 18 Maine St., Kennebunkport. Bookstore open Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to noon. FMI, call 967-2778.

Saturday, April 28

Baked bean and pasta supper, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Mildred L. Day School, Limerick Road, Arundel. Benefits Arundel Historical Society. Children younger than 5, admitted free.

Silent auction, 5 to 9 p.m., Pepperell Mill Event Center 40 Main St., Biddeford. Benefits The New School. Free entry, complimentary hors d’oeuvres and desserts, live music and cash bar. Emceed by Maine Public Radio’s Irwin Gratz. African Safaris, Pelican kayak, gift certificates to restaurants and more. FMI, call 985- 3745

Cape Porpoise Library, 9 a.m. to noon, 173 Main St., Cape Porpoise. Current best sellers and DVD collection. Ongoing book sale.

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