2012-11-02 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Thursday, Nov. 1

Bike and kayak rentals, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ferry Beach, Scarborough. FMI, call town offices at 730-4150.

Overeaters Anonymous, 10 a.m., West Scarborough Methodist Church on the corner of Route 1 and Church Street.

Make a Penny Rug, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Scarborough High School. Preregister with Scarborough Adult Learning Center at 730-5040. Learn to make an old world Rose of Sharon design rug with instructor is Jaki Soper. All skill levels welcome.

Intermediate Microsoft Word: For Business and Home, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Scarborough High School. Must preregister with Scarborough Adult Learning Center at 730-5040. Microsoft Word experience is a prerequisite.

Friday, Nov. 2

Bike and kayak rentals, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ferry Beach, Scarborough. FMI, call town offices at 730-4150.

Little Shop of Horrors, 7 p.m., Scarborough High School auditorium. Production by Scarborough High School’s Oak Hill Players.

Saturday, Nov. 3

Little Shop of Horrors, 1 and 7 p.m., Scarborough High School auditorium. Production by Scarborough High School’s Oak Hill Players.

Alicia and Friends 4, 7 p.m., Lyric Music Theater, 176 Sawyer St., South Portland. Event is a benefit for epilepsy research and support and will feature Broadway-style show and raffle prizes. FMI or to purchase tickets, visit www.faces.kintera.org/ aliciaandfriends.

Roast beef dinner, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Scarborough Lions Club, 273 Gorham Road, Scarborough. Proceeds will benefit Boy Scout Troop 39. FMI or to purchase tickets, call 396-5164.

Mindfulness Mediation, 10 a.m. to noon, at off-site location. Must preregister with Scarborough Adult Learning Center at 730- 5040. Dr. Joanne Chapman, director of Chapman Chiropractic Center and The Mindfulness Mediation Clinic, will assist students in a journey to learn formal and informal mindfulness practices in a safe and relaxing environment during three-part workshop.

Tuesday, Nov. 6

Concert, 2 p.m., Scarborough Terrace, 600 Commerce Drive, Scarborough. Event features Doc’s Banjo Band. Seating is limited. FMI or to RSVP, call Elizabeth Simonds at 885-5568.

Eat right, Think Right, Move Right, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Scarborough High School. Must preregister with Scarborough Adult Learning Center at 730-5040. Instructor Dr. Stuart Cayer will introduce comprehensive program of health and wellness to help you make lasting and positive changes in health.

Beyond Basics: Intermediate Computers, 6 to 8 p.m., Scarborough High School. Must preregister with Scarborough Adult Learning Center at 730-5040. Instructor Becky Test will

teach help create folders, find files, manage your documents, download attachments and much more in three-part course on working with computers.

Wednesday, Nov. 7

Scarborough Historical Society meeting, 7:30 p.m., 647 Route 1 (near Dunstan Fire Station), Scarborough. Free and open to the public. Donations appreciated. Guest speaker will be Mark Bessire, director of the Portland Museum of Art, and Karen Sherry, curator of American Art.

There’s too Much on my Plate, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Scarborough High School. Must preregister with Scarborough Adult Learning Center at 730-5040. If you are feeling overwhelmed and overcommitted,then join instructor Deb Bergeron as she provides you with the tools to set priorities, slow down and access inner calm.

Maine Balsam wreath making, 7 to 9 p.m., at Scarborough High School. Must preregister with Scarborough Adult Learning Center at 730-5040. Register early as this very popular class is back again just in time for the holiday season. Create a fresh Maine balsam wreath with Lorraine and Tom Lindstedt in this Adult Learning Center tradition.

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