2012-04-27 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Friday, April 27

Night of comedy, to benefit South Portland High School Football Boosters, 7:30 p.m., Events on Broadway, 729 Broadway, South Portland. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Purchase tickets at J.P. Thornton’s or by calling 699-5855.

Screening of“The Greatest Movie Ever Sold,” 6:30 p.m., South Portland Community Center. Free. Hosted by South Portland Democrats.

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 28

Spring Art Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thornton Heights United Methodist Church, 100 Westbrook St., South Portland. Proceeds from donations at the door and a silent auction go to Cancer Community Center.

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 29

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.

Kaler-Memorial 5K Road Race, registration is 8 to 9:45 a.m.; fun run is 9:15 a.m.; and 5K starts at 10 a.m.; South Portland High School track, 637 Highland Ave.

Monday, April 30

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

Tuesday, May 1

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, May 2

Comedy night, 7:30 p.m., The Local Buzz, 327 Ocean House Road, Cape Elizabeth. Performers are Karen Morgan, Kate Ghiloni, Stephanie Doyle and Phoebe Angle. FMI, call 541-9024.

Public dinner, 5 to 6:30 p.m., VFW Post 832, 50 Peary Terrace, South Portland. Menu includes roast pork with apple sage stuffing, baked potato and dessert.

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, May 3

Cheverus High School admissions information night, 6 to 8 p.m., Cape Elizabeth Community Services, 343 Ocean House Road, Cape Elizabeth.

Sacred Stories, stories of immigrant and refugee college students, 4 to 6 p.m., South Portland City Hall, second floor.

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.

Friday, May 4

Baked haddock supper, 5 to 6:15 p.m., St. John the Evangelist Church, Main Street, South Portland.

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, May 5

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.

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