2013-11-15 / Things to Do

Things to Do

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Thursday, Nov. 14

Stamping: Quick and Easy Christmas Cards, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Scarborough High School. Must preregister with Scarborough Adult Learning at 730-5040. Join Suzan Michaud for one night to make nine Christmas cards, using a variety of simple stamping techniques and creative accents.

Friday, Nov. 15

Kiwanis meeting, noon, Dunstan School Restaurant, Route 1, Scarborough. Public welcome. Guest speaker, Carol Leone, Teens to Trails Outdoor Adventures. FMI, call Ava Adams at 883-2634.

Saturday, Nov. 16

Holiday arts sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., North Scarborough Grange Hall, Route 22 and Saco Street, Scarborough. FMI, call 642-3067 or visit www.sacovalleyfiberartists.com.visit. eWaste electronics recycling collection, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Scarborough High School. Sponsored by Scarborough Band Boosters. All donations support Wentworth, middle school and high school band programs. Eligible Items: televisions/remote controls, VCRs, DVD players, game systems, laptops, CPUs, monitors, keyboards/mouse/peripherals, PDAs, printers and ink cartridges, copiers/fax machines, electronic typewriters, scanners, stereos/speakers, CD players, tape players, two-way radios, cell phones/telephones, pagers, answering machines, projectors, camcorders, digital cameras, digital picture frames, microwaves, medical electronics. Can not accept: White goods such as refrigerators/ freezers, stoves, washing machines/dryers, air conditioners, dishwashers, water heaters, small household appliances or universal or hazardous household waste.

Monday, Nov. 18

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

Family story time, 10:30 a.m., Scarborough Public Library ampitheater. Ages 3 to 7 with an adult. FMI, call 883-4723.

Tuesday, Nov. 19

Scarborough Senior Advisory Board, 8:15 a.m., town hall, Scarborough. Board interested in acquiring new board members.

Wednesday, Nov. 20

Reducing Home Energy Costs: Energy Efficiency 101, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Scarborough High School. Must preregister with Scarborough Adult Learning Center at 730-5040. Learn how heat escapes from houses and what costeff ective measures maximize energy efficiency.

Thursday, Nov. 21

Scarborough Garden Club monthly meeting, 12:30 p.m., at The Hillcrest Community Center, 108 Hillcrest Ave. Program: Holiday Container demonstration with Christine Viscone from Highland Greenhouses. Please bring a container to make own arrangement.

Friday, Nov. 22

Kiwanis meeting, noon, Dunstan School Restaurant, Route 1, Scarborough. Public welcome. FMI, call Ava Adams at 883-2634.

Saturday, Nov. 23

Harvest Fest, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Coastal Community Church, 260 Route 1, Scarborough (across from town hall). Activities include vendor and craft fair, fair games and kids crafts, chili and chowder luncheon and a photo booth for Christmas cards. Still accepting vendors and crafters. FMI, call Lisa at 632-0871 or email harvestfestccc@gmail.com.

Monday, Nov. 25

Intermediate Photoshop: Beyond the Basics, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Scarborough High School. Must preregister with Scarborough Adult Learning Center at 730-5040.

Ecumenical Thanksgiving service, 7 p.m., Blue Point Congregational Church, 236 Pine Point Road, Scarborough. Churches participating are First Congregational Church, St Maximilian Kolbe, West Scarborough United Methodist, Scarborough Free Baptist and St Nicolas Episcopal Church and Blue Point Congregational UCC. Service features combined choir. Offering will benefit the Scarborough Food Pantry

Tuesday, Nov. 26

Rotary Club meeting, 5:45 to 7 p.m., Cabela’s conference room, Scarborough. FMI, call

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA), 9 to 10:30 a.m. at St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish, Black Point Road, Scarborough. FMI, call 775- 2132.

Baby lapsit, 9:30 a.m., meeting room, Scarborough Public Library. For age birth to 18 months. Youth Services staff member Marilyn Taylor will offer nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs and finger play. FMI, call 883- 4723.

Toddler Time, 10:30 a.m., meeting room, Scarborough Public Library. For age 18 months and older. Marilyn Taylor will present program of picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement. FMI, call 883-4723.

Wednesday, Nov. 27

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA), 7 to 8:30 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 167 Black Point Road, Scarborough. FMI, call 775- 2132.

Thursday, Nov. 28

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

Family story time, 10:30 a.m., Scarborough Public Library ampitheater. Led by youth staff member Lauren Isele. Appropriate for age 3 to 7, story time encourages all family members to share a love for reading. As a bonus, Isele will invite special guests. FMI, call 883-4723.

Networking meeting, 8 a.m., conference room, Cabela’s, Scarborough. Think Local Community Networking is a nonprofit dedicated to helping small business and individuals. Membership is open to all. FMI, call Vickie Lane at 282-6500.

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