2012-07-06 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Friday, July 6

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, July 7

Fort Williams Arboretum work day, 9 a.m. to noon. Another one is scheduled for Thursday, July 19. Interested persons should dress for gardening, bring hand tools and gloves. Small children and dogs should be left home. FMI, call 899-1657.

Martial Artists Kick for a Cure, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Maine Mall. Watch martial artists of all ages kick as many times as they can in two minutes to raise money for Fragile X Research Center. Fragile X Syndrome is a genetic condition that causes a range of developmental problems including learning disabilities and cognitive impairment. FMI, visit www.fraxa.org. Event is hosted by Southern Maine Taekwondo.

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, July 8

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.

Monday, July 9

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, July 10

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, July 11

Public supper, 5 to 6:30 p.m., VFW Pot 832, 50 Peary Terrace, South Portland. Menu includes country style barbecue ribs with corn on the cob.

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, July 12

South Portland Farmers Market, 3 to 7 p.m., Hinckley Drive, South Portland.

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, July 13

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.

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