2018-05-24 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Thursday, May 24

Storytelling for adults, by Mark Binder, 7 p.m., Congregation Etz Chaim, 36 Bacon St., Biddeford. Youth Video Game Lounge, 4 to 6 p.m., McArthur Public Library, Main Street, Biddeford. Tweens and teens invited to hang out with friends, enjoy snacks and play computer/video games on library’s laptops, Wii and Xbox One. Participants may bring own devices.

Friday, May 25

Book Ninjas Teen Book Group, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., McArthur Library, Main Street, Biddeford. Avid readers in grades six through 12 are invited to monthly book group. Anime Club, 3:15 to 4:30 p.m., Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. Yoga play, 10 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. Integrate yoga, stories and play. Geared for children 2 to 5years old and their caregivers.

Saturday, May 26

ABC Kids, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. Thornton Academy student mentors teach children ages 3 to 6 how to count, read and learn.

Lego Block Party, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. Stop in and show off creativity and superior building skills by tackling a suggested challenge with the library’s Lego blocks.

Sunday, May 27

LARPING (Live Action Role Playing), 1 p.m., Biddeford Rotary Park, 17 Parkview Court. Medieval and fantasy combat sports and recreation. FMI, visit www.facebook.com/ groups/EbonFalls. Services, Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church, 503 Goodwins Mills Road, Dayton. Worship service with full choir 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 11 a.m., praise service 6 p.m. FMI, call 499-2817.

Monday, May 28

Food Addicts in Recovery meeting, 6:30 p.m., Biddeford YMCA, 3 Pomerleau St. FMI, call 775-2132 or www.foodaddicts.org. Mass, 9 a.m., Most Holy Trinity, Saco. Good Shepherd Parish office is located at 271 Main St., Saco. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. FMI, call 282-3321. Painting session, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saco Parks and Recreation, 75 Franklin Street, Room 203. Held by Saco Bay Artists. Participants can come and go as needed and are welcome to bring lunch. Meetings are free and open to the public. FMI, call 937-2125.

Tuesday, May 29

Eastern Trail full moon walk, 8 p.m., meet behind Southern Maine Health Care, back parking lot, Free. Takes 90 minutes. No

flashlights or pets. FMI, call 283-4487. Tai Chi Chih, 11 a.m. to noon, Saco SENIORity, Saco Parks and Recreation, 75 Franklin St., Saco, $3/members; $4/non-members. Mahjong, 1 to 3 p.m., upstairs, Saco Community Center, 75 Franklin St., Saco. FMI, call 229-2435.

Wednesday, May 30

Wednesday Lounge, after school, Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. Tweens and teens can do homework, socialize or participate in group activities. St. Vincent de Paul rummage sale, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., St. James Hall, use South Street entrance. Item donations accepted 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday. FMI, call 499-7490. “An Advent/Solstice Journey,” a time of music, meditation and miracles, 6 p.m., Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 35 South St., Biddeford. Mass, St. James School, 8:30 a.m.; St. Philip, 9 a.m. Good Shepherd Parish office is located at 271 Main St., Saco. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. FMI, call 282- 3321.

Thursday, May 31

Youth Video Game Lounge, 4 to 6 p.m., McArthur Public Library, Main Street, Biddeford. Tweens and teens invited to hang out with friends, enjoy snacks and play computer/video games on library’s laptops, Wii and Xbox One. Participants may bring own devices. Knitting and Crafting Group, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Deering Room, Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. Mahjong, 1 to 3 p.m., upstairs, Saco Community Center, 75 Franklin St., Saco. FMI, call 229-2435. Mass, St. Margaret, 8 a.m.; St. Philip, 9 a.m. Good Shepherd Parish office is located at 271 Main St., Saco. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. FMI, call 282-3321. Lego Club, 3 to 5 p.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4351. Kettlebell exercise class, 5:30 to 6:15 p.m., J. Richard Martin Community Center, Alfred Street, Biddeford. For 18 and older. Drop in fee is $5. Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Libby Memorial Library, 27 Staples St., Old Orchard Beach.

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