2016-09-09 / Things to Do

Things to Do

Saturday, Sept. 10

“Goonies” screening, 7 p.m., 80 Brickhill Road, South Portland. Free, outside event. Hosted by South Portland West End Neighborhood Association, with help from the city of South Portland and the recreation department.

After Hours Concert Series, 6:30 p.m., South Portland Public Library, 482 Broadway, South Portland. The New England Jazz Band to perform. Free.

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

AARP Smart Driver class, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Cape Elizabeth Fire Department, 2 Jordan Way. To register, call 799-5511, ext. 7422.

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, Sept. 11

Alzheimer’s Family Caregiver Support Group, 6:30 to 8 p.m., First Congregational Church, 301 Cottage Road, South Portland. FMI, visit www.alz.org/maine/in_ my_ community_ support.asp.

National Drive Electric Week plug-in vehicle expo, 4 p.m., South Portland Center, 21 Nelson Road, South Portland. Free.

Alzheimer’s Family Caregiver Support Group, 6:30 to 8 p.m., First Congregational Church, 301 Cottage Road, South Portland. FMI, visit www.alz.org/maine/in_ my_ community_ support.asp.

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

Church service, 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.

Service, 9:30 a.m. worship, followed by lemonade on the porch, First Congregational Church United Church of Christ, 301 Cottage Road, South Portland.

Worship service, 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, Sept. 12

Tai Chi for health and balance, 2 to 3 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays through Nov. 16, United Medical Gym, 29 Foden Road, South Portland. Improve physical and mental well-being. Combines agile steps, joint-safe exercise and mental strength to improve mobility, breathing and relaxation in ways that help the individual feel greater control over their daily life. For people of all ages and abilities. To register, call 396-6500.

Look Good . . . Feel Better, with the American Cancer Society, 1 to 3 p.m., Cancer Community Center, Main Street, South Portland. Program offers hands-on instruction and education by volunteer cosmetologists, a 12-step make up guide and complimentary make up kits as well as tips on wigs, turbans, scarves and nail care.

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.

Tuesday, Sept. 13

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, Sept. 14

Public supper, 5 to 6:30 p.m., VFW Post 832, 50 Peary Terrace, South Portland. Includes pot roast, vegetables, mashed potatoes, rolls and dessert. FMI, call 767-2575 after 3 p.m. Wednesday.

Anthology, story time for adults, 12:05 to 12:50 p.m., South Portland Public Library, main location.

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.

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, Sept. 15

Art opening, “Joyful in Nature, paintings by Julie Bernie, CIA Cafe, 72 Ocean St., South Portland. On exhibit through Oct. 27. Wine and cheese reception 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6.

Author talk, 6:30 p.m., South Portland Public Library, Main Location. Ron Chase will talk about, “The Great Mars Hill Bank Robbery.”Free. Copies of the book will be available for purchase.

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.

Saturday, Sept. 17

Marching band show, 6 p.m., Martin Field, South Portland High School, 637 Highland Ave., South Portland. MBDA Marching Bands to perform. FMI, visit www.mebda.org.

Wind Over Wings presentation, 10:30 a.m., South Portland Public Library, Main Location. Free. All ages.

Bean Supper, 5 to 6 p.m., Peoples United Methodist Church, 310 Broadway, South Portland. Includes baked beans, casseroles and homemade pies.

NAMI Maine 14th annual walk, registration is at 9 a.m., walk begins at 11 a.m., Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse, South Portland. To register, visit www.namimaine.org or call 622- 5767, ext. 2308.

Cycle for Sweetser: A Family Fun Ride, 8:30 a.m. registration, ride begins at 10 a.m., Sweetser, 50 Moody St., Saco. FMI, visit www.sweetser.org/bike.

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, Sept. 18

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

Church service, 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.

Service, 9:30 a.m. worship, followed by lemonade on the porch, First Congregational Church United Church of Christ, 301 Cottage Road, South Portland.

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

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