2018-08-31 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Thursday, Aug. 30

Kennebunk Beach History Walking Tour, 2 p.m., Trinity Chapel, Railroad Avenue, Kennebunk Beach. Learn the history of the development of Kennebunk Beach as a tourist destination. A one-mile loop, 60-90 minutes, led by trained tour guide. 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. 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.

Friday, Aug. 31

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. 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, Sept. 1

Historical Walking Tour, noon, Brick Store Museum, 117 Main St., Kennebunk. Learn the history of the historical homes that line Kennebunk’s Summer Street neighborhood. Led by museum tour guide. FMI, call 985-4802 or visit www.brickstoremuseum.org.

Lobster bake, 6 p.m., Arundel Lodge, 10 North St., Kennebunkport. Lobster and/or steak, coleslaw, chips, corn on the cob, strawberry shortcake and beverage.

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.

Outta the Box thrift store, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Route 1, Kennebunk. 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.

Community Market of the Kennebunks, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Waterhouse Center, Main Street, Kennebunk, FMI, call 985-2102, ext. 1341 or visit www.kennebunkmaine.us/communitymarket.

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

Bean supper, 4 to 6 p.m., Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 25 Storer St., Kennebunk. Free bean supper. Menu includes homemade beans, coleslaw, hot dogs, bread, and homemade pies. FMI, call 985-4803.

Bean supper, West Kennebunk United Methodist Church, 160 Alfred Road, West Kennebunk. All-you-can-eat. Menu includes two types of baked beans, hot dogs, salads, rolls, dessert and beverage. First Saturday each month through October. Take-out available. FMI, call 985-6632.

Sunday, Sept. 2

Southern Maine Friends Meeting (Quakers), 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. All faiths welcome. FMI or directions call 850-1934 or email lindajlyman@gmail.com.

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

Overeaters Anonymous, 4 to 5 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. One Sunday service, 9:30 a.m., followed by coffee fellowship throughout the summer, including Labor Day weekend. FMI, call 985-4803 or visit www.kennebunklutheran.org.

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, located at 138 York St., (Route 1 south) Kennebunk. Rite I Holy Communion using Traditional language at 8 a.m., and a Holy Communion service with more contemporary language at 9:30 a.m. Child care is available for the 9:30 a.m. service. FMI, call 985-3073.

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

Kennebunk Baptist Church, worship, 10 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. Regular worship services: First Sunday after Labor Day to second Sunday in June are at 10:30 a.m. Summer worship services: Third Sunday in June to Labor Day Sunday are at 9:30 a.m. All services are followed by coffee and conversation. 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, 9:30 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. Two Sunday services from July 1 to Aug. 26, 8 a.m. Contemporary worship and 10 a.m. Traditional worship (hymn sing begins at 9:45 a.m.). Youth programs begin at 10:15 a.m. The Rev. Pat MacHugh is pastor. 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.

Trinity Chapel services and events, Woodland Avenue, Kennebunk Beach. Services begin June 24 through Sept. 3. Sunday service, 9 a.m. American Roots Jam and Sing-a-long, 4 p.m. Monday Bible study, 10 a.m. Thursday walking tour of Kennebunk Beach, 2 p.m. All are welcome. FMI, call 291-8320 or Fr. Frank Edmands at 614-947-9749.

St. Ann’s Episcopal Church, Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport. All are welcome to services at 8 a.m. at the outdoor chapel, weather permitting and in the Seaside Chapel at 10 a.m., through Labor Day. Services indoors at 9:30 a.m. in September.

Monday, Sept. 3

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. 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.

Tuesday, Sept. 4

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. Clothing, furniture, household, collectibles. Gently used donations accepted. FMI, call 604-5050.

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.

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

Wednesday, Sept. 5

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA), Wednesday, 7pm, The Point/Eastpoint Christian Church, 345 Clarks Pond Pkwy, Room 303, South Portland. 12 Step Program for individuals suffering from food obsession, overeating, undereating and bulimia. No dues, fees or weigh-ins. FMI, call 883-8052 or visit www.foodaddicts.org.

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. 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. 9:30 a.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, Sept. 6

Kennebunk Beach History Walking Tour, 2 p.m. Trinity Chapel, Railroad Avenue, Kennebunk Beach. Learn the history of the development of Kennebunk Beach as a tourist destination. About a one-mile loop, 60-90 minutes, led by trained tour guide. 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. 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, Sept. 7

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. 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, Sept. 8

Roast beef supper, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Arundel Lodge 76, 10 North St., Kennebunkport. All you can eat. Roast Beef, homemade mashed potatoes, vegetable, beverage and dessert. Family friendly. Benefits the community lodge. FMI, call 200-1431.

New Volunteer orientation, 9 a.m. Habitat for Humanity York County ReStore, 4 Industrial Drive, Kennebunk. All new volunteers are welcome. Register at www.habitatyorkcounty.org, Volunteer UP. FMI, email volunteer@habitatyorkcounty.org or call 985-4850.

William Barry’s Vintage Fair, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Brick Store Museum, 117 Main St., Kennebunk. Celebrate history at this free fair. History games, a lecture on local history, traditional craft and art vendors and historical tours, and more. Free admission. FMI, call 985-4802 or visit www.brickstoremuseum.org

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