2012-11-23 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Friday, Nov. 23

Paul Doiron book signing, 2 to 4 p.m., Nonesuch Books, Mill Creek, South Portland. His book, “Trespasser,” is a follow up to “The Poacher’s Son,” in which Maine Game Warden Mike Bowditch’s quest to find a missing woman leads him through a forest of lies in search of a killer who may have gotten away with murder once before.

Dana Heacock meet and greet, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Nonesuch Books, Mill Creek, South Portland. Heacock will sing copies of his calendars and boxed notecards.

LetYourYogaDance,withArlineSaturdayborn, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. A joy-filled hour of yoga, breathing and user-friendly dance with fabulous music. A funky, sacred, inspirational dance of the multi-dimensional self, bringing tons of fun and healing to body, mind and spirit. No registration required; no experience necessary. Free.

Saturday, Nov. 24

Bean supper, 4:30 to 6 p.m., 168 Elm St., South Portland. Menu includes beans, casseroles and desserts.

Free clothing swap shop, 9 a.m. to noon, 168 Elm St., South Portland. Donations accepted. Shop has winter clothes and shoes for infant to plus size adults. FMI, call 799-0407.

John McDonald book signing, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Nonesuch Books, Mill Creek, South Portland. He will sign “Maine Trivia.” Copies will be available for purchase.

Kehilah Portland Messianic Jewish Synagogue meets, 10 a.m., Greater Portland Christian School, 1338 Broadway, South Portland. Torah study follows at 1 p.m. FMI, call 809-3104.

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.

Sunday, Nov. 25

Church services, 10 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.

Worship service, 9:30 a.m., First United Methodist Church, 179 Ridgeland Ave., South Portland. Everyone welcome.

South Portland Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Hamlin School, South Portland.

Wednesday, Nov. 28

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

Friday, Nov. 30

LetYourYoga Dance, withArline Saturdayborn, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. A joy-filled hour of yoga, breathing and user-friendly dance with fabulous music. A funky, sacred, inspirational dance of the multi-dimensional self, bringing tons of fun and healing to body, mind and spirit. No registration required; no experience necessary. Free.

Saturday, Dec. 1

Coastal Community Christmas Fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Peoples United Methodist Church, 310 Broadway, South Portland. Event includes knits, candy, homemade baked goods, crafts and books. Luncheon served 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. includes fish and corn chowder, chili, chicken salad sandwiches, hot dogs, punch, coffee and muffins.

Christmas fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., 425 Broadway, South Portland, across from Holy Cross. Event includes jewelry, baked goods and white elephant table.

Christmas fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 179 Ridgeland Ave., South Portland. Luncheon includes clam chowder, hot dogs, chips, coffee, tea, hot chocolate, punch and doughnuts. Event includes baked goods, candy, crafts, gift baskets, jewelry, books and decorated evergreen wreaths.

Book signing, Alison Pray and “Standard Baking Co. Pasteries,” 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Nonesuch Books, Mill Creek, South Portland.

Kehilah Portland Messianic Jewish Synagogue meets, 10 a.m., Greater Portland Christian School, 1338 Broadway, South Portland. Torah study follows at 1 p.m. FMI, call 809-3104.

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.

Sunday, Dec. 2

Church services, 10 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.

Worship service, 9:30 a.m., First United Methodist Church, 179 Ridgeland Ave., South Portland. Everyone welcome.

South Portland Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Hamlin School, South Portland.

Wednesday, Dec. 5

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

Thursday, Dec. 6

“Sacred stories – those things for which we feel passion,” 4 to 6 p.m., South Portland City Hall. Hear stories from immigrants and refugees.

Friday, Dec. 7

Baked haddock supper, 5 to 6:15 p.m., St. John the Evangelist Church, Main Street, South Portland. Sponsored by Knights of Columbus No. 8144.

Let Your Yoga Dance, with Arline Saturdayborn, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. A joy-filled hour of yoga, breathing and user-friendly dance with fabulous music. A funky, sacred, inspirational dance of the multi-dimensional self, bringing tons of fun and healing to body, mind and spirit. No registration required; no experience necessary. Free.

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