2014-04-18 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Friday, April 18

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.

Yoga class, 9 a.m., On The Move Fitness, 161 Ocean St. All levels welcome. Bring a mat. First class is free. FMI, call 799- 0042.

Saturday, April 19

Saturday gaming session for adults and teens, 2 to 4 p.m., Thomas Memorial Library. Games include Carcassonne, Ticket to Ride, Pandemic and Settlers of Catan. Free.

South Portland Land Trust Earth Day clean-up, 8:30 to 11 a.m., various locations throughout South Portland. Registration is at mill Creek Park. To preregister, emaill sopolandtrust@gmail.com or call 799-5686.

Author signing, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Nonesuch Books, Mill Creek, South Portland. Helen Peppe will sign copies of her new memoir, “Pigs Can’t Swim.”

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.

Sunday, April 20

Farmers market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., South Portland Planning and Development building, 496 Ocean St.

Worship, 8:30 a.m. in chapel and 10 a.m. in main sanctuary, First Congregational Church United Church of Christ, 301 Cottage Road, South Portland.

Worship services, 9:30 a.m., Thornton Heights United Methodist Church, 100 Westbrook St., South Portland. Everyone welcome.

Church services, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. with fellowship after, Elm Street United Methodist Church, 168 Elm St., South Portland. It also hosts Bible study. A community dinner is held 4:40 to 6 p.m. every fourth Saturday of every month. No charge for dinner. Diners may make a freewill donation if they choose. FMI, call 799-0407.

Tuesday, April 22

Pain relief alternatives, 6 to 8 p.m., Authentic Beauty Salon and Wellness Center, 869 Main St., Westbrook. Dr. Colleen Monroe, acupuncturist Kath Bartlett and certified health coach Natalia Irving will provide workshop.

Functional fitness, 11 a.m. to noon, Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. Fatigue-busting workout combines light aerobic exercise, strength training, balance and relaxation. FMI, call 774-2200.

Stability balls, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. Core strengthening class incorporates balance and muscle coordination for overall strength and flexibility. FMI, call 774-2200.

Greater Portland Living with Freedom, Nar-Anon family group, 6 to 7 p.m., for anyone affected by the addictive behavior of someone they love. Mercy Recovery Center, 40 Park Road, Westbrook.

Wednesday, April 23

Public supper, 5 to 6:30 p.m., VFW Post 832, 50 Peary Terrace, South Portland. Menu includes shepherd’s pie, salad and dessert. FMI, call 767-2575.

Gentle yoga, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. Transition from a busy day to a more peaceful evening. FMI, call 774-2200.

Rotary Club of South Portland Sunrise (formerly Rotary Club of Breakwater Daybreak, South Portland-Cape Elizabeth), 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.

Food and body balance support group, 6 to 7 p.m., MMC’s Dana Center, Bramhall Street, Portland. FMI, call 799-1331, ext. 136.

Thursday, April 24

Compositions in wood by Carole Kainlor, opening

reception, 6 to 8 p.m., Cia Café, 72 Ocean St., South Portland. Art will be on display from April through June.

“Planning your funeral,” 2 to 3 p.m., Cape Elizabeth Fire Station training room. Held by South Portland/Cape Elizabeth TRIAD and Jones, Rich and Hutchins Funeral Home.

Functional fitness, 11 a.m. to noon, Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. Fatigue-busting workout combines light aerobic exercise, strength training, balance and relaxation. FMI, call 774-2200.

Friday, April 25

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.

Yoga class, 9 a.m., On The Move Fitness, 161 Ocean St. All levels welcome. Bring a mat. First class is free. FMI, call 799- 0042.

Saturday, April 26

Free supper, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Elm Street United Methodist Church, 168 Elm St., 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.

Sunday, April 27

Farmers market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., South Portland Planning and Development building, 496 Ocean St.

Worship, 8:30 a.m. in chapel and 10 a.m. in main sanctuary, First Congregational Church United Church of Christ, 301 Cottage Road, South Portland.

Worship services, 9:30 a.m., Thornton Heights United Methodist Church, 100 Westbrook St., South Portland. Everyone welcome.

Church services, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. with fellowship after, Elm Street United Methodist Church, 168 Elm St., South Portland. It also hosts Bible study. A community dinner is held 4:40 to 6 p.m. every fourth Saturday of every month. No charge for dinner. Diners may make a freewill donation if they choose. FMI, call 799-0407.

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