2016-03-18 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Friday, March 18

Ballroom dancing, with Patty Medina, 2 to 3 p.m., Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. The six-week class welcomes individuals and couples. Learn basic ballroom skills, improve posture, balance and coordination. FMI, call 774-2200.

Jazz Cabaret, 5:30 p.m., Cape Elizabeth High School cafeteria, performed by students. Light dinner and desserts available for purchase. Tickets at the door.

“The Secret Garden,” 8 p.m., Lyric Music Theater, 176 Sawyer St., South Portland. FMI, call 799-1421.

Baked haddock supper, 5 to 6:15 p.m., St. Maximilian Church, Black Point Road, Scarborough. Sponsored by Knights of Columbus 8144, formerly of St. John’s in South Portland.

Saturday, March 19

Bean supper, 5 to 6 p.m., Peoples United

Methodist Church, 310 Broadway, South Portland. Includes baked beans, casseroles and homemade pies.

“The Secret Garden,” 8 p.m., Lyric Music Theater, 176 Sawyer St., South Portland. FMI, call 799-1421.

Instructional knitting, with Kathie Tolliver, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Cancer Community Center, 778 Main St., South Portland. Start something new or bring a project. Yarn and needles available.

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, March 20

Palm Sunday services, 8:30 a.m. chapel worship, 10 a.m. sanctuary worship, First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ, 301 Cottage Road, South Portland.

“The Secret Garden,” 2:30 p.m., Lyric Music Theater, 176 Sawyer St., South Portland. FMI, call 799-1421.

Eventide, 5:30 p.m., St. Alban’s Episcopal Church, Shore Road, Cape Elizabeth. A service of prayer and music in Celtic tradition.

Church services, 10 to 11 a.m. Peoples United Methodist Church, 310 Broadway, South Portland. Nursery care and Sunday school during service followed by a coffee fellowship.

Service, 10:45 a.m., Cape Elizabeth Church of the Nazarene, 499 Ocean House Road, Cape Elizabeth, 9:30 a.m. Sunday school for all ages.

Services, 8:30 a.m. chapel worship, 10 a.m. sanctuary worship, 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., the former Elm Street United Methodist Church meets at 48 Ocean St., South Portland. FMI, call 799-0407.

Monday, March 21

Strength training with TheraBands, 9 to 10 a.m., Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. Class will use a series of videos created for the center by local doctor and cancer survivor Ben Thompson. Class is drop in; no advance registration needed.

Mindfulness class, 3 to 4 p.m., Cultivating Balance, 100 Waterman Drive, South Portland. FMI, call 805-0194.

Tuesday, March 22

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.

Wednesday, March 23

Public supper, 5 to 6:30 p.m., VFW, 50 Peary Terrace, South Portland. Includes roast chicken, mashed potatoes, vegetables, rolls and dessert.

Film showing, “Max: Surviving the Holocaust,” 6:15 p.m., Cape Elizabeth United Methodist Church, 280 Ocean House Road, Cape Elizabeth. Features story of Portland resident Max Slabotzky, Holocaust survivor.

Tai Chi, 1:30 to 3:20 p.m., Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. Jason Ames explores the principles of Qigong, including body/mind awareness, energy cultivation and balance. Both beginners and advance students welcome. Drop in. FMI, call 744-2200.

Rotary Club of South Portland Sunrise, 7:15 a.m., conference room, South Portland Housing Authority, 100 Waterman Drive, South Portland. FMI, visit www.southportlandsunriserotary.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, March 24

Maundy Thursday sanctuary worship, 7:30 p.m., First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ, 301 Cottage Road, South Portland.

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, March 25

Good Friday events, 6 p.m. soup supper in Guptil Hall, hosted by Spiritual Life and Worship Tea, 7:30 p.m. sanctuary worship with Meetinghouse choir, Easter vigil begins after worship service and continues until 6 a.m. Easter Sunday, First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ, 301 Cottage Road, South Portland.

“The Secret Garden,” 8 p.m., Lyric Music Theater, 176 Sawyer St., South Portland. FMI, call 799-1421.

Fish and corn chowder dinner, 5 to 6:15 p.m., St. Maximilian Kolbe Church, Black Point Road, Scarborough. Sponsored by Knights of Columbus 8144, formerly of St. John’s of South Portland.

Saturday, March 26

“The Secret Garden,” 8 p.m., Lyric Music Theater, 176 Sawyer St., South Portland. FMI, call 799-1421.

Instructional knitting, with Kathie Tolliver, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Cancer Community Center, 778 Main St., South Portland. Start something new or bring a project. Yarn and needles available.

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, March 27

Eventide, 5:30 p.m., St. Alban’s Episcopal Church, Shore Road, Cape Elizabeth. A service of prayer and music in Celtic tradition.

Church services, 10 to 11 a.m. Peoples United Methodist Church, 310 Broadway, South Portland. Nursery care and Sunday school during service followed by a coffee fellowship.

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