2012-04-13 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Friday, April 13

Naturalization ceremony, 10 a.m., Southern Maine Community College gym; 55 new citizens will be naturalized; South Portland VFW will present flag colors; invocation by Color of Communiy; welcome by SMCC President Ron Cantor; SMCC chorus and Pichentu will perform. Arrive by 9:30 a.m.; parking is limited.

WeeSchool, 10:30 a.m., South Portland Main Library, early education through stories and rhymes for ages 3 to 5.

KnitChat, 10 a.m., South Portland Main Library, a knitting group for adults.

Saturday, April 14

Public supper, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Cape Elizabeth United Methodist Church, 280 Ocean House Road.

Seaweed salads, with Lisa Silverman, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Cancer Community Center, 778 Main St., South Portland. Learn about advantages of seaweed. FMI, call 774-2200.

Coffee hour, with Rep. Jane Eberle (D-South Portland) and Rep. Kim Monaghan-Derrig (D-Cape Elizabeth), 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Ocean House Market, 512 Ocean St., South Portland. FMI, call 776- 3783.

Chowder meal, 4:30 to 6 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 179, Ridgeland Ave., South Portland. Handicap accessible. Menu includes fish, corn or clam chowder, brownie, roll, pickles and beverage. Eat in or take out. FMI, call 767-2688.

Pine Tree Camp information session, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Pine Tree Society, 71 Route 1, Scarborough. RSVP by calling 443-3341.

Zumba with Amber Roberge, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Elm Street United Methodist Church, 168 Elm St., South Portland. Drop ins welcome. FMI, call 799-0407.

Saturday Stories, family fun through stories, crafts and special events for all ages. For specific times, visit www.southportlandlibrary.com.

Sunday, April 15

Church services, 11 a.m. to noon with fellowship after, Elm Street United Methodist Church, 168 Elm St., South Portland. It also hosts Bible study. FMI, call 799-0407.

South Portland Winter Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., former Hamlin School gym (now city planning and code office), corner of Route 77 and Sawyer Street, South Portland.

Monday, April 16

Lunch crunch power half hour with Zone 3 Fitness, 12:30 to 1 p.m., free, fight mid-day energy crash with moderate to intense strength interval training with weights, Cancer Community Center, 778 Main St., South Portland. FMI, call 774-2200.

Tuesday, April 17

Junior Book Group (JBG), 4 p.m., South Portland Main Library, book discussion and activities for ages 10 to 13.

Starlight Stories, 6 p.m., South Portland Main Library, evening story time for all ages.

KnitChat, 6 p.m., South Portland Main Library, a knitting group for adults.

Wednesday, April 18

Free leg screening, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Vein Healthcare Center, 100 Foden Road, Suite 307, South Portland. Call 221-7799 for appointment.

Public dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., South Portland VFW Post 832, 50 Peary Terrace, South Portland. Menu includes stuffed chicken with gravy, squash, rolls and dessert. FMI, call 767-2575.

Rotary Club of Breakwater Daybreak meeting, 7:15 a.m., McKernan Hospitality Center, Southern Maine Community College Campus, South Portland. FMI, visit www.breakwaterrotary. org.

Support group, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Cancer Community Center, 778 Main St., South Portland. Group is for cancer patients, survivors, family members, and friends of someone with cancer. No registration required. Drop-ins welcome. FMI, call 774-2200.

Toddle Town, 10:30 a.m., South Portland Main Library, stories and rhymes for ages 1 to 3.

Storytelling Studio, 4 p.m., South Portland Main Library, stories and art activities for ages 4 to 9.

Book Bambinos, 11:15 a.m., South Portland Main Library, songs and rhymes for ages birth to 18 months.

Thursday, April 19

After school program, for Kaler School students, kindergarten through fifth grade. Snacks, home work help and activities available. Program is free, but donations welcome. FMI, call Elm Street United Methodist Church in South Portland at 799-0407.

Book Bambinos, 10:30 a.m., South Portland Main Library, songs and rhymes for birth to 18 months.

Toddle Town, 11:15 a.m., South Portland Main Library, stories and rhymes for ages 1 to 3.

Teens Reading In the Library (TRIL), 4 p.m., South Portland Main Library, book discussion and activities for ages 14 to 19.

Zumba, with Patty Medina, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Cancer Community Center, 778 Main St., South Portland. FMI, call 774-2200.

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