2014-07-10 / Things to Do

Things to Do


The Alouette Sunrise Suites and Beach Cafe raised $537 for the Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry. Thanks to Curse of Kona band, the staff at the cafe and all those who came by and donated. Pictured at check presentation are Sandra Baynter, Karen Underwood, Cheryl Gendell from the food pantry, James Tyler of Alouette Beach Cafe and Fred Kennedy of Alouette Sunrise Suites. (Courtesy photo) The Alouette Sunrise Suites and Beach Cafe raised $537 for the Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry. Thanks to Curse of Kona band, the staff at the cafe and all those who came by and donated. Pictured at check presentation are Sandra Baynter, Karen Underwood, Cheryl Gendell from the food pantry, James Tyler of Alouette Beach Cafe and Fred Kennedy of Alouette Sunrise Suites. (Courtesy photo) The Courier accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to editor@inthecourier.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. Listings also may be mailed to: The Courier calendar, 1 York St., P.O. Box 1894, Biddeford, ME 04005.

Thursday, July 10

Saco Democratic City Committee meeting, 7 p.m., Saco City Hall.

“From self portrait to selfie. Need to be seen,” panel discussion, 6 p.m., Engine, 265 Main St., Biddeford.

Italian supper and raffle, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Curtis Guest House, Ocean Park. Menu includes antipasto salads, bread, pasta, beverages and dessert. Sponsored by the Educational Bureau of Ocean Park.

Step Study, Alcoholics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Our Father’s House Recovery Center, North Street, Saco.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Clothing and free bread to everyone. Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. FMI, call 937-8094. Donations accepted and are tax deductible.

Ross Center activities, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford, cribbage, 10 a.m., TV Room; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., gym; open bridge, 1 to 4 p.m., TV Room or Room 8 when no bridge lesson; indoor horseshoes, 7 to 9 p.m., balcony over gym, karaoke, 7 to 9 p.m., every three months, TV Room. FMI, call 282-5005.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Clothing and free bread to everyone. FMI, call Carol Davis at 934-5873. Donations accepted.

Majesty, Mystery, Music and Miracle, a weekly service of healing and hope, 5:30 p.m., Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 35 South St., Biddeford.

Southern Maine Gay Men’s Social Group, 7 to 9 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 60 School St., Saco. New members, from 21 to 99, are welcome. FMI, call Tom at 602-8109.

Biddeford Free Clinic, 6 to 9 p.m., J. Richard Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St. FMI, call 282-1138.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.; 6:30 p.m. women’s meeting, Congregational Church, Saco; noon, 63 School St., Saco; 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco.

Crafty Readers, stories and crafts for preschoolers, 10:30 a.m., Libby Library, Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4351.

You’ve Got Me in Stitches, 3 p.m., meeting room, Dyer Library, Saco. Knit, crochet, chat and sip tea or coffee. No registration required.

Bingo, 1 to 3 p.m., Saco Armory, 75 Franklin St., Saco, sponsored by Open Door Seniors Club.

Le Club Francais, 6:30 p.m., McArthur Library, Biddeford. FMI, call 284-4181.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for a free cup of coffee and snack, conversation, games, lending library, support and warmth. An outreach of Christ Episcopal Church. FMI, call 283-1783.

Friday, July 11

Lawnmower and go-kart racing, gates open at 5:30 p.m., racing starts at 7 p.m., Saco Pathfinders, Heath Road, Saco.

Soft sculptures, 9 a.m. to noon, children will design, paint and stitch playful creatures, Engine, 265 Main St., Biddeford. FMI, visit www.feedtheengine.org/workshops-classes.

Kids and teen program, 2 p.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. A bat expert will lead a program and then participants will complete a T-shirt craft.

Ross Center Activities, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford. Living Fit, 8 to 9 a.m., first class free, auditorium; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., gym. FMI, call 282-5005.

Big Book meeting, Alcoholics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Our Father’s Recovery House, North Street, Saco.

Our Lord’s Wearhouse Thrift Store, 9 a.m. to noon and Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 46 Cleveland St., Saco. See all the new stuff recently received including quilting fabric, housewares, clothes and shoes. A ministry of Saco Faith Chapel.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Anne Chapel (at St. Joseph), 7 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 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.

Bingo, 6 p.m., Rochambeau Club, 329 South St., Biddeford. Doors open at 3 p.m., kitchen opens at 5 p.m. FMI, call 283-3833.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; 7 p.m., SMMC cafeteria, Alfred Street, Biddeford; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.; noon, 63 School St., Saco; 7:30 p.m., 63 School St., Saco.

Al-Anon meeting, 7 to 8 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call 934-5453.

Salvation Army craft group, 9:30 a.m., for those who want to share craft ideas or fellowship, followed by free lunch at 11:30 a.m. Donations welcomed. FMI, call 934-4381.

Finger Frolics, 10:30 a.m., Edith Belle Libby Memorial Library, Old Orchard Beach. Activities include short stories, songs and finger play for babies and toddlers. FMI, call 934-4351.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for a free cup of coffee and snack, conversation, games, support and warmth. FMI, call 283- 1783.

Adult Children of Alcoholics, 6:30 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call 571-4486.

Saturday, July 12

Lyman Republican Committee meeting, 10 a.m., Community Library, Goodwins Mills.

Barbecue fried chicken supper, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford. Menu includes corn on the cob, salad and homemade dessert.

“The magic behind the fence,” garden tour hosted by Saco Bay Garden Club, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Biddeford Pool and Saco. Tickets on sale at Moody’s Nursery in Saco and the morning of the tour at Saco Transportation Center and First Maine Real Estate in Biddeford Pool.

Bottle drive, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cathedral Pines Chapel parking lot, 156 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Held by St. Augustine of Canterbury Anglican Church.

Bean supper, 5 to 6:30 p.m., First Parish Congregational Church, corner of Beach and Main streets, Saco. Menu includes pea and kidney beans, hot dogs, macaroni and cheese, brown bread, dinner rolls, coleslaw, potato and pasta salads, strawberry shortcake, brownies, coffee, tea and cold beverages.

Saco Seventh-Day Adventist Faith Chapel, Sabbath school at 9:30 a.m., adult and children’s program church service at 11 a.m., 46 Cleveland St., Saco. FMI, call 282-0385.

American Legion Bingo, games start at 6:25 p.m. p.m., every Saturday and Monday, 14 Imperial St., Old Orchard Beach.

Saco River Market, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 110 Main St., Saco Island. Parking behind Run of the Mill. FMI, follow the market on Facebook or sacoriverwintermarket.wordpress.com.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, Most Holy Trinity, 4 p.m.; St. Joseph, 4 p.m.; St. Margaret, 4 p.m.; St. Philip, 4:30 p.m.; St. Brendan, 5:30 p.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.

AA meetings, 7 a.m., 63 School St., Saco; 10 a.m., Southern Maine Medical Center cafeteria, Biddeford, 6 to 7 p.m., School Street, Saco.

Saturday Morning Kids’ Club, 10:30 a.m., Edith Belle Libby Memorial Library, Old Orchard Beach. Activities include crafts and games for children preschool age and older. FMI, call 934- 4351.

Sunday, July 13

Worship service, Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church, 9:30 a.m., Sunday school at 11 a.m.; evening service at 6 p.m. FMI, call 499- 2817.

Bible Baptist Church, 146 Ferry Road, Saco, Sunday school for all ages at 9:30 a.m.; morning worship service at 10:45 a.m. FMI, visit www.biblebaptistsaco.org.

Our Lord’s Wearhouse Thrift Store, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 46 Cleveland St., Saco. See all the new stuff recently received including quilting fabric, housewares, clothes and shoes. A ministry of Saco Faith Chapel.

Worship, 11 a.m., Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 20 Jenkins Road, Saco. Infant care and Christian education for youth available weekly. FMI, contact Pastor Mimi Magee Mills at 286-9829.

Service, 8:30 a.m., Unitarian Universalist Church of Saco and Biddeford, 60 School St., Saco, and will continue until Aug. 31. Followed by lemonade and conversation. FMI, call 282- 6600.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Joseph (French Mass), 8 a.m. and 11 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 8:30 a.m.; St. Philip, 9 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 8:30 and 10:30 a.m.; St. Margaret, 8 and 9:30 a.m.; St. Brendan, 9:30 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.

St. Augustine of Canterbury Anglican Church, service, 10 a.m., Cathedral Pines Chapel, 156 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach; the Rev. Dcn. Allen Ryan, pastor.

AA meetings, 9 a.m., Saco Elks Club, 68 Ocean Park Road, Saco; 7 p.m., United Methodist Church, Washington Avenue, Old Orchard Beach; 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco.

United Baptist Church worship service, 9 a.m., 318 Main St., Saco. FMI, visit Unitedbaptistsaco.org.

Salvation Army services, 10:45 a.m. worship and 9:30 a.m. Sunday school, 2 Sixth St., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4381.

First Parish Congregational Church UCC worship, 8 and 10 a.m., 12 Beach St., Saco. FMI, call 283-3771.

Good Shepherd’s Cove Church Christian Education, 9:30 a.m., worship service at 10:30 a.m., 1189 Route 1, Arundel. Affiliated with Conservative Congregational Christian Conference. FMI, call 467-9027.

Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church worship service, 9:30 a.m., Sunday school at 11 a.m., evening service at 6 p.m. FMI, contact Pastor Nick Foss at 499-2817.

North Saco Congregational Church UCC, 131 Heath Road, Saco, 9:30 a.m. choir rehearsal, new singers welcome, 10 a.m. worship and church school, 11 a.m. coffee friendship hour.

Southern Maine Friends meeting (Quakers), 9 to 10 a.m. Call 282-2171 or 967-4451 for directions. All faiths welcome.

AA meeting, 8 to 9 p.m., North Saco Congregational Church, corner of Flag Pond, Heath and Rocky Hill roads.

Monday, July 14

Evening Family Story Time, 6:30 to 7 p.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. Each week will feature an activity such as yoga, readers’ theater and more.

Ross Center Activities, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford. Living Fit, 8 to 9 a.m., first class free, auditorium; knitting for charity, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., dining room; Monday morning games, 10 a.m. to noon, TV Room; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., gym; open bridge, 1 to 4 p.m., Room 8; book club, fourth Monday each month, 2 to 3 p.m., dining room. FMI, call 282- 5005.

The Most Excellent Way, a faith-based recovery meeting, 6:30 p.m., Our Father’s House Recovery Center, North Street, Saco.

American Legion Bingo, doors open at 4 p.m., games begin at 6 p.m., every Saturday and Monday, 14 Imperial St., Old Orchard Beach.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Clothing and free bread to everyone. Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. FMI, call 937-8094. Donations accepted and are tax deductible.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Margaret, 8 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 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.

Lectionary study and discussion group for weekly scripture reading, 6:30 p.m., Old Orchard Beach United Methodist Church, 6 Fountain Ave., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call Pastor Michael J. Gray, 423-0028.

NAMI Biddeford, “Surviving Mental Illness Together,” 7 to 9 p.m., Southern Maine Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Biddeford. FMI, call 216-1053.

Open painting session, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., The Pines, Manor Street, Ocean Park. Saco Bay Artists helps members further skills through fellowship and exchange of information. Provides artists exhibition opportunities, workshops, classes, group painting sessions and live demonstrations. All welcome to participate or attend monthly business/ program meetings on the second Monday of each month either from noon to 2 p.m. or 7 to 9 p.m. FMI, contact Kathy Angel Lee at 937- 2125.

Old Orchard Beach United Methodist Church food pantry and clothes closet, 9 to 11 a.m., 6 Fountain Ave., corner of Washington St., open for Old Orchard Beach residents. Donations appreciated and tax deductible. FMI, call 934-5533 or P.O. Box K, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; noon, 63 School St., Saco; 7 p.m., United Methodist Church, Washington Avenue, Old Orchard Beach; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.; and 7 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 60 School St., Saco.

Al-Anon, 10 a.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call 934-9954.

TOPS 253 weight-loss group, 5 to 7 p.m., Christ Episcopal Church, Crescent Street, Biddeford.

Autism-Asperger’s Support Group, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., teen center in Rotary Park, off Main Street, Biddeford. FMI, call Roberta Bernier at 283-8742.

Bingo, 6 p.m., St. Louis Alumni, 637 Elm St., Biddeford. Doors and kitchen open at 4 p.m. Hosted by St. Louis Alumni.

Tuesday, July 15

35th annual pet show, 10 a.m., McArthur Public Library, 270 Main St., Biddeford. Rain date is July 16. Pet should be leashed or in a carrier. All pets win a prize. FMI, call 284-4181.

Design a shirt/tote class, 7 p.m., Curtis Guest House, Temple Avenue, Ocean Park. Bring a washed T-shirt of sweatshirt; tote bags, hats and backpacks for sale to decorate. FMI, call 937-2099. Sponsored by Educational Bureau of Ocean Park.

Ross Center Activities, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford. Card playing, all morning, TV Room, walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., gym; club meetings, second Tuesday of the month, luncheon, entertainment, speaker at local restaurant; Chess Club, 6 to 10 p.m., TV Room; Yoga for Every Body, 6 to 7:15 p.m., Patrick Connor instructor, Room G-1; indoor horseshoes, 7 to 9 p.m., balcony over gym.

Stairway to Freedom, 6:30 p.m., a narcotics anonymous group, Our Father’s House Recovery Center, North Street, Saco.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Clothing and free bread to everyone. Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. FMI, call 937-8094. Donations accepted and are tax deductible.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Anne Chapel (at St. Joseph), 7 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 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.

Salvation Army Walking Club, 10 a.m., followed by free lunch at 11:30 a.m. (donations welcomed) and women’s group at 1:30 p.m., 2 Sixth St., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4381.

Al-Anon meeting, 7:45 to 9 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford. FMI, call 1-800-498-1844.

TOPS No. 186 (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) weigh-ins, 5 p.m., Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 20 Jenkins Road, Saco. FMI, call Lisa Janelle at 250-2056.

TOPS No. 11 weigh-in, 5 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, the intersection of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call Mary Mitton, 749-8001.

TOPS 377, Old Orchard Beach 6 p.m., Cider Hill Clubhouse. FMI call Beth at 985-2218.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; noon and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco; 6 a.m., 34 Water St., Biddeford; 7 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church at the intersection of Cleveland and Main streets in Saco.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for a free cup of coffee and snack, conversation, games, support and warmth. FMI, call 283- 1783.

North Saco Congregational Church UCC, Bible sharing and prayer time, 6:30 p.m., 131 Heath Road, Saco.

Wednesday, July 16

Dyer Library Book Club, 1:30 to 3 p.m., Deering Room. Contact Chris at reference desk for this month’s book.

Annual Curtis lawn sale, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Temple Avenue, Ocean Park. Table available; call 937-2099.

Life drawing group, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Engine, 265 Main St., Biddeford. Bring own supplies.

Ross Center activities, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford. Living Fit, 8 to 9 a.m., first class free, auditorium; Yoga for Every Body, 9:45 to 10:45 a.m., Patrick Connor instructor, Room G-1, drumming, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., every third Wednesday of month, Room 8; bingo, 1 to 3 p.m., super bingos are second and fourth Wednesday, 12:30 p.m., dining room, Medicare Minutes, 10:30 to 11 a.m., fourth Wednesday of month, TV Room.

Growing Small Biz meeting, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Saco Fire Station. Group is dedicated to fostering growth of local business community.

Bible study, 6:30 p.m., Seventh-Day Adventist Faith Chapel, 46 Cleveland St., Saco. FMI, call 282-0385.

Saco Farmers’ Market, 7 a.m. to noon, May through October, every Saturday and Wednesday, Saco Valley Shopping Center. FMI, visit sacofarmersmarket.com, Facebook: Saco Farmers’ Market or call 710-1540.

St. Vincent de Paul Rummage Sale, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., St. James Hall, use South Street entrance. Donations of salable items can be dropped off at same location, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday. FMI, call 499-7490.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Joseph (St. James School Mass parishioners welcome), 9 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.

St. Augustine of Canterbury Anglican Church, Communion service, 7 p.m., 156 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach; the Rev. Jeffrey Monroe, vicar.

Old Orchard Beach United Methodist Church food pantry and clothes closet, 9 to 11 a.m., 6 Fountain Ave., corner of Washington St., open for Old Orchard Beach residents. Donations appreciated and tax deductible. FMI, call 934-5533 or P.O. Box K, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford and 63 School St., Saco; noon and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.

Good Shepherd’s Cove Church, 7 p.m. Bible study, 1189 Route 1, Arundel. Affiliated with Conservative Congregational Christian Conference. FMI, call 467-9027.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for a free cup of coffee and snack, conversation, games, support and warmth. An outreach of Christ Episcopal Church. FMI, call 283-1783.

Salvation Army Kids Club, 3:30 p.m., 2 Sixth St., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call Patti Murray at 934-438l.

Thursday, July 17

Victorian tea and croquet party, 1 to 4 p.m., Saco Museum. Create a personalized calling card, learn proper Victorian etiquette and have tea and goodies. Don’t forget to wear a party dress or knickers; for ages 6 to 10. To register, email zoebthomas@sacomuseum.org.

Step Study, Alcoholics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Our Father’s House Recovery Center, North Street, Saco.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Clothing and free bread to everyone. Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. FMI, call 937- 8094. Donations accepted and are tax deductible.

Ross Center activities, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford, cribbage, 10 a.m., TV Room; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., gym; open bridge, 1 to 4 p.m., TV Room or Room 8 when no bridge lesson; indoor horseshoes, 7 to 9 p.m., balcony over gym, karaoke, 7 to 9 p.m., every three months, TV Room. FMI, call 282-5005.

Old Orchard Beach Community Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 155 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach. Clothing and free bread to everyone. FMI, call Carol Davis at 934-5873. Donations accepted.

Majesty, Mystery, Music and Miracle, a weekly service of healing and hope, 5:30 p.m., Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 35 South St., Biddeford.

Southern Maine Gay Men’s Social Group, 7 to 9 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 60 School St., Saco. New members, from 21 to 99, are welcome. FMI, call Tom at 602-8109 or email maineguy_ 04043@yahoo.com.

Biddeford Free Clinic, 6 to 9 p.m., J. Richard Martin Community Center, 189 Alfred St. FMI, call 282-1138.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.; 6:30 p.m. women’s meeting, Congregational Church, Saco; noon, 63 School St., Saco; 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco.

Crafty Readers, stories and crafts for preschoolers, 10:30 a.m., Libby Library, Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4351.

You’ve Got Me in Stitches, 3 p.m., meeting room, Dyer Library, Saco. Knit, crochet, chat and sip tea or coffee. No registration required.

Bingo, 1 to 3 p.m., Saco Armory, 75 Franklin St., Saco, sponsored by Open Door Seniors Club.

Le Club Francais, 6:30 p.m., McArthur Library, Biddeford. FMI, call 284-4181.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for a free cup of coffee and snack, conversation, games, lending library, support and warmth. An outreach of Christ Episcopal Church. FMI, call 283-1783.

Friday, July 18

Ross Center Activities, 189 Alfred St., Biddeford. Living Fit, 8 to 9 a.m., first class free, auditorium; walking, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., gym. FMI, call 282-5005.

Big Book meeting, Alcoholics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Our Father’s Recovery House, North Street, Saco.

Our Lord’s Wearhouse Thrift Store, 9 a.m. to noon and Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 46 Cleveland St., Saco. See all the new stuff recently received including quilting fabric, house wares, clothes and shoes. A ministry of Saco Faith Chapel.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Anne Chapel (at St. Joseph), 7 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 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.

Bingo, 6 p.m., Rochambeau Club, 329 South St., Biddeford. Doors open at 3 p.m., kitchen opens at 5 p.m. FMI, call 283-3833.

AA meetings, noon, Second Congregational Church, 19 Crescent St., Biddeford; 7 p.m., SMMC cafeteria, Alfred Street, Biddeford; 6 a.m., Saco Transportation Center, 130 Main St.; noon, 63 School St., Saco; 7:30 p.m., 63 School St., Saco.

Al-Anon meeting, 7 to 8 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call 934-5453.

Salvation Army craft group, 9:30 a.m., for those who want to share craft ideas or fellowship, followed by free lunch at 11:30 a.m. Donations welcomed. FMI, call 934-4381.

Finger Frolics, 10:30 a.m., Edith Belle Libby Memorial Library, Old Orchard Beach. Activities include short stories, songs and finger play for babies and toddlers. FMI, call 934-4351.

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 35 South St., Biddeford. Drop in for a free cup of coffee and snack, conversation, games, support and warmth. FMI, call 283-1783.

Adult Children of Alcoholics, 6:30 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call 571-4486.

Women’s Education Union, 1 p.m., Dyer Library, Main Street, Saco. Meetings are first and third Friday of the month.

Saturday, July 19

Annual indoor sale, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Salvation Army, corner of Union Avenue and 6th Street, Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4381.

Summer fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Cleveland streets, Saco. FMI, call 284-4852.

Pancake breakfast, 8 to 10 a.m., Acton Town Hall, Route 109. First and third Saturdays of July and August. Sponsored by Acton Shapleigh Lions Club. Menu includes plain and blueberry pancakes, sausage, eggs, beans and beverages. Proceeds benefit residents in need.

Saco Seventh-Day Adventist Faith Chapel, Sabbath school at 9:30 a.m., adult and children’s program church service at 11 a.m., 46 Cleveland St., Saco. FMI, call 282-0385.

American Legion Bingo, games start at 6:25 p.m. p.m., every Saturday and Monday, 14 Imperial St., Old Orchard Beach.

Saco River Market, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 110 Main St., Saco Island. Parking behind Run of the Mill. FMI, follow the market on Facebook or sacoriverwintermarket.wordpress.com.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, Most Holy Trinity, 4 p.m.; St. Joseph, 4 p.m.; St. Margaret, 4 p.m.; St. Philip, 4:30 p.m.; St. Brendan, 5:30 p.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.

AA meetings, 7 a.m., 63 School St., Saco; 10 a.m., Southern Maine Medical Center cafeteria, Biddeford, 6 to 7 p.m., School Street, Saco.

Saturday Morning Kids’ Club, 10:30 a.m., Edith Belle Libby Memorial Library, Old Orchard Beach. Activities include crafts and games for children preschool age and older. FMI, call 934-4351.

Sunday, July 20

Worship service, Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church, 9:30 a.m., Sunday school at 11 a.m.; evening service at 6 p.m. FMI, call 499- 2817.

Bible Baptist Church, 146 Ferry Road, Saco, Sunday school for all ages at 9:30 a.m.; morning worship service at 10:45 a.m. FMI, visit www.biblebaptistsaco.org.

Our Lord’s Wearhouse Thrift Store, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 46 Cleveland St., Saco. See all the new stuff recently received including quilting fabric, housewares, clothes and shoes. A ministry of Saco Faith Chapel.

Worship, 11 a.m., Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 20 Jenkins Road, Saco. Infant care and Christian education for youth available weekly. FMI, contact Pastor Mimi Magee Mills at 286-9829.

Service, 8:30 a.m., Unitarian Universalist Church of Saco and Biddeford, 60 School St., Saco, and will continue until Aug. 31. Followed by lemonade and conversation. FMI, call 282- 6600.

Good Shepherd Parish Masses, St. Joseph (French Mass), 8 a.m. and 11 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 8:30 a.m.; St. Philip, 9 a.m.; Most Holy Trinity, 8:30 and 10:30 a.m.; St. Margaret, 8 and 9:30 a.m.; St. Brendan, 9:30 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.

St. Augustine of Canterbury Anglican Church, service, 10 a.m., Cathedral Pines Chapel, 156 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach; the Rev. Dcn. Allen Ryan, pastor.

AA meetings, 9 a.m., Saco Elks Club, 68 Ocean Park Road, Saco; 7 p.m., United Methodist Church, Washington Avenue, Old Orchard Beach; 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., 63 School St., Saco.

United Baptist Church worship service, 9 a.m., 318 Main St., Saco. FMI, visit Unitedbaptistsaco.org.

Salvation Army services, 10:45 a.m. worship and 9:30 a.m. Sunday school, 2 Sixth St., Old Orchard Beach. FMI, call 934-4381.

First Parish Congregational Church UCC worship, 8 and 10 a.m., 12 Beach St., Saco. FMI, call 283-3771.

Good Shepherd’s Cove Church Christian Education, 9:30 a.m., worship service at 10:30 a.m., 1189 Route 1, Arundel. Affiliated with Conservative Congregational Christian Conference. FMI, call 467-9027.

Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church worship service, 9:30 a.m., Sunday school at 11 a.m., evening service at 6 p.m. FMI, contact Pastor Nick Foss at 499-2817.

North Saco Congregational Church UCC, 131 Heath Road, Saco, 9:30 a.m. choir rehearsal, new singers welcome, 10 a.m. worship and church school, 11 a.m. coffee friendship hour.

Southern Maine Friends meeting (Quakers), 9 to 10 a.m. Call 282-2171 or 967- 4451 for directions. All faiths welcome.

AA meeting, 8 to 9 p.m., North Saco Congregational Church, corner of Flag Pond, Heath and Rocky Hill roads.

Old Orchard Beach United Methodist Church, 9 a.m. free pancake breakfast and 10 a.m. service, corner of Washington and Fountain streets. FMI, call the Rev. Michael J. Gray, 423-0028.

Worship and Sunday school, 10:30 a.m., Goodwins Mills United Methodist Church, 55 Church St., Lyman. Nursery care available. Church office open 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. FMI, call 499-7438.

Old Orchard Beach United Methodist Church, 9 a.m. free pancake breakfast and 10 a.m. service, corner of Washington and Fountain streets. FMI, call the Rev. Michael J. Gray, 423-0028.

Worship and Sunday school, 10:30 a.m., Goodwins Mills United Methodist Church, 55 Church St., Lyman. Nursery care available. Church office open 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. FMI, call 499-7438.

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