2016-04-29 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Saturday, April 30

Medication collection, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., South Portland Police Department, 30 Anthoine St., South Portland.

Benefit yard sale, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., South Portland Nursing, 42 Anthoine St., South Portland. Proceeds go to Resident Council.

South Portland National Little League kick off, 10 a.m., Pine Street Fields, South Portland. Includes activities for children, refreshments and barbecue. Softball and baseball games will be played following the opening ceremonies.

Paper shredding, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., South Portland Public Library, main location, 482 Broadway, South Portland. Provided by Without a Trace Mobile Shredding.

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, May 1

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, May 2

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, May 3

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, May 4

Sacred Stories, 3:15 p.m., South Portland City Hall, second floor, 25 Cottage Road. Southern Maine Community College who are refugees, asylum seekers, immigrants and international students share challenging and intimate accounts of their lives. For ages 14 and older. Free.

Public supper, 5 to 6:30 p.m., VFW Post 832, 50 Peary Terrace, South Portland. Includes meatloaf, baked potato, vegetables, rolls and dessert. FMI, call 767-2575.

Tai Chi, 1:30 to 3:20 p.m., Cancer Community Center, Main

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, May 5

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 6

Baked haddock supper, 5 to 6:15 p.m., St. Maximilian Kolbe Church, Black Point Road, Scarborough. Sponsored by Knights of Columbus No. 8144, formerly of St. John’s in South Portland. Benefits Pro-Life.

Saturday, May 7

South Portland Public Library After Hours concert, 7 p.m., main location, featuring Choro Louco.

Ham supper, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Stewart P. Morrill Post 35, 413 Broadway, South Portland. Includes raison sauce, mashed potato, vegetables, bread, desserts, coffee, tea and punch.

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