2014-05-02 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Friday, May 2

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.

Laughter yoga, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. Nina Walsh, certified Reiki master, will lead this drop in class, which is a combination of voluntary laughter that often turns to real laughter, yogic breathing and relaxation techniques. No experience necessary.

Saturday, May 3

Public supper, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Cape Elizabeth United Methodist Church, 280 Ocean House Road. Menu includes casseroles, beans, salads, breads and pies. Take out available. Last supper until October.

Car wash, to benefit South Portland High School outdoor track, 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., 65 Market St., South Portland.

Dance Til You Drop, 7 to 10 p.m., a murder mystery party and fundraising event to benefit Mad Horse Theatre Company, 24 Mosher St., South Portland. Includes dancing, live and silent auctions, tapas and cash car. Buy tickets at www.madhorse.com/tickets. FMI, call 747-4148.

Buddy training, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. FMI, call 774-2200.

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, May 4

South Portland Food Cupboard open house/ribbon cutting, 2 p.m., 130 Thadeus St., South Portland.

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 free will donation if they choose. FMI, call 799-0407.

Tuesday, May 6

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, May 7

Public supper, 5 to 6:30 p.m., VFW Post 832, 50 Peary Terrace, South Portland. Menu includes chicken pot pie, roll, 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, May 8

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, May 9

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.

Laughter yoga, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. Nina Walsh, certified Reiki master, will lead this drop in class, which is a combination of voluntary laughter that often turns to real laughter, yogic breathing and relaxation techniques. No experience necessary.

Saturday, May 10

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.

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 free will donation if they choose. FMI, call 799-0407.

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