2011-12-09 / Et Cetera

ONGOING ACTIVITIES

BATH
AFTERSCHOOL HOMEWORK
WORKSHOP, 3-4:30 p.m., Midcoast Christian Fellowship, 241
Congress Ave.; led by teacher
Doug Evans; for grades 3-12;
443-2970; free. Meets Wednesdays. ALL STARS YOUTH EMPOWERMENT WORKSHOP, 2:30-3:30
p.m., The Park; interactive workshop with art projects and video
production; free; 373-6957.
Meets Tuesdays. AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL,
Bath/Brunswick group, 7:30
p.m., orientation for visitors and
new members at 7 p.m., Bath
Area Family YMCA, 303 Centre
St.; 725-2922 or 832-6863.
Meets fourth Monday. AUTHENTIC MOVEMENT CLASS,
with Kay Mann, 10 a.m.-noon,
Bath Dance Works, 72 Front St.;
$10; 725-9997 or dancingfool@pobox.com. Meets twice a
month. BATH AREA GIRL SCOUT ADULT
VOLUNTEERS meeting, 6:30-8
p.m., United Methodist Church,
340 Oak Grove Ave.; 442-0765.
Meets second Monday, September through June. BATH AREA GIRL SCOUT NEIGHBORHOOD meeting, 6:30 p.m.,
United Methodist Church, 340
Oak Grove Ave.; 442-0765.
Meets fourth Monday, August through June. BATH AREA SENIOR CITIZENS
BRIDGE CLUB, 12:30 p.m.,
Senior Activity Center, 45 Floral
St.; 443-4937. Meets every Monday. BATH AREA SENIOR CITIZENS,
monthly membership meeting
and luncheon, 11 a.m., Senior
Activity Center, 45 Floral St.;
443-4937. Meets first Wednesday. BATH CHAPTER OF BUSINESS
NETWORK INTERNATIONAL, 7-
8:30 a.m., American Legion Post
21, 10 Congress Ave.; call Dieffenbach at 725-8435. Meets every Tuesday. BATH FAMILY DANCE, 6:30-8
p.m., and contradance, 8-11
p.m., Bath Dance Works, 72
Front St., third floor; bring nonstreet shoes to dance in;
instruction offered; family dance
$3, $12 family; contradance,
$9, $22 family; benefits Merrymeeting Community Shares;
mattloosigian@yahoo.com.
Dances third Friday. BATH MUNICIPAL BAND
REHEARSALS, 7 p.m., Bath
band building, Cobb Street; new
members welcome; 841-3002.
Meets Wednesdays. BOY SCOUT TROOP 621, 6-8
p.m., Smith-Tobey American
Legion Post 21, Congress
Avenue; for ages 11 through 17
or those achieving Arrow of Light
Award or completing fifth grade;
designed to achieve the aims of
Scouting through a vigorous outdoor program and peer group
leadership with the counsel of
an adult Scoutmaster; Carl
Young, 443-3121 or
csyoung@suscom-maine.net.
Meets every Tuesday. BREAKFAST BUFFET, 7:30-10
a.m., Knights of Columbus Hall,
807 Middle St.; features eggs to
order, bacon, sausage, ham,
pancakes, french toast, homefries, juice, biscuits, gravy,
muffins; $6, $3 under 12, $15
family; 443-6015. Third Sunday. CASCO BAY CHAPTER, Navy
League, monthly meeting; 6:15
p.m. social hour, 7 p.m. dinner;
for meeting place call/e-mail
attached; dinner reservations
and info, 833-5372 or 721-
8699; woodulixes@aol.com or
fbroad@suscom-maine.net.
Meets third Thursday. COASTERS, noon luncheon meeting, Bath Senior Activity Center,
47 Floral St. Meets every Thursday. Board meeting at 11 a.m. Second Thursday. COSMOPOLITAN CLUB, 6 p.m.,
894 Washington St.; 443-4486.
Meets first Wednesday. COUNTRY WESTERN AND LINE
DANCING, 10-11:30 a.m., Donald Small School; 443-8360 or
442-7431. Meets Mondays. CREATIVE PLAY FOR TOTS, 10-
10:45 a.m., Bath Area Family
YMCA, 303 Centre St.; for ages
1-4 years, accompanied by an
adult; $5 YMCA members,
$7.50 community members;
443-4112. Meets Tuesdays. CRIBBAGE, doors open at 5 p.m.,
games start at 6:30 p.m., Odd
Fellows Hall, 488 Washington
St.. Proceeds to benefit Queen
Esther Rebekah Lodge 20; 443-
5726. Meets Fridays. CRIBBAGE, 1 p.m., Bath Area
Senior Citizens Center, 45 Floral
St.; 443-4937. Meets Tuesdays. DAUGHTERS OF ISABELLA Circle
551, 7 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, 807 Middle St.; 442-
8373. Meets second Monday. DREAMLAND THEATER, new
theme each month, 7 p.m., Winter Street Church, 880 Washington St., Bath; benefits Sagadahoc Preservation Inc.; $5;
www.winterstreetchurch.org.
Second and fourth Thursdays. FOOD ADDICTS IN RECOVERY, 6-
7-30 p.m., United Methodist
Church, 340 Oak Grove Ave.;
442-9511. Meets every Friday. FOUR ESSENTIALS OF HEALTH, 6
p.m., Holland Chiropractic Wellness Center, 36 School St.;
free; call to RSVP, 443-2635.
Meets Tuesdays. KENNEBEC ART CLUB, 7 p.m.,
Cosmopolitan Club, 894 Washington St.; 443-3231. Meets first Tuesday. LINE DANCING, 9-10:30 a.m.,

Bath Area Senior Citizens Center, 45 Floral St.; $3; 443-4937.
Meets Thursdays. MIDCOAST COMMERCE CONNECTION, 7 a.m., Mae’s Café,
160 Centre St.. Meets every Tuesday. MID COAST TOASTERS No. 6487
of Toastmasters International,
7:45 a.m., Bath Supervisor of
Shipbuilding, 574 Washington
St.; 442-4950 or 442-4471.
Meets second and fourth Thursday. NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF
ACTIVE AND RETIRED FEDERAL
EMPLOYEES, Merrymeeting Chapter 1796; 11:15 a.m. (social time
and lunch), 12:30 p.m. (meeting);
meets at the Bounty Restaurant in
the Holiday Inn hotel; reservations
at 729-6793 or e-mail
farglen@myfairpoint.net. Meets third Thursday, except in July and August. PITMAN MORRISON POST 7738
LADIES AUXILIARY, 7 p.m.,
Senior Activity Center, 45 Floral
St.; 443-3918. Meets second Monday. PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, for 3-
to 5-year-olds, 10:30-11:15
a.m., Patten Free Library, 33
Summer St.; free; 443-5141
ext. 17. Meets Fridays from September to May, except in December. PROGRESSIVE DEMOCRATS, 7
p.m., Patten Free Library, 33
Summer St.; 443-8649. Meets first and third Mondays. SMITH-TOBEY AMERICAN
LEGION AUXILIARY Unit 21, 7
p.m., Post Home, 10 Congress
Ave.. Meets first Thursday. SOLAR LODGE NO. 14 MEETING,
7 p.m., 765 Washington St.;
443-6180. Meets first Monday. TIME FOR TWOS, for 2-year-olds,
10:30-11 a.m., Patten Free
Library, 33 Summer St.; 443-
5141 ext. 17. Meets Thursdays from from September to May, except in December. TRADITIONAL MUSIC ASSOCIATION; parent and child preschool
music, noon-2 p.m. Tuesdays,
Bath Dance Works; call for fees,
session dates; 443-5400.
BOWDOINHAM
ELECTA CHAPTER No. 2 Order of
the Eastern Star, 7 p.m., Village
Lodge Hall. Meets third Monday. BRUNSWICK
AMERICAN LEGION POST 20, 7
p.m., Elks Lodge, 179 Park Row.
Contact Post Americanism officer Joe Donahue, 725-8431.
Meets fourth Wednesday. ASK THE HEALTH LIBRARIAN,
noon-2 p.m., Community Resource
Room, Mid Coast Hospital, 123
Medical Center Drive; drop in to get
help finding reliable health information; walk-ins welcome; free; 373-
6585. Every Wednesday. BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC, 10
a.m.-noon, Community Resource
Room, Mid Coast Hospital, 123
Medical Center Drive; walk-ins welcome; free; 373-6585. Every Wednesday. BRUNSWICK AREA CITIZENS FOR
A SAFE ENVIRONMENT, an organization chartered to oversee the
remediation of hazardous waste at
Brunswick Naval Air Station facilities in the greater Brunswick
region. Meets 4:30-6 p.m. on irregular schedule, once or twice a
month. Call Ed Benedikt at 442-
0445 for meeting details.
BRUNSWICK AREA MODELERS,
an Academy of Model Aeronautics sanctioned club, 7 p.m.,
Pejepscot Terrace Community
Center, Jordan Avenue; 729-
8017. Meets first Tuesday. BRUNSWICK CHAPTER OF BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL, 7-8:30 a.m., Thornton Oaks;
725-8435. Meets every Wednesday. BRUNSWICK EMBLEM CLUB NO.
323, 7 p.m., Brunswick Elks
Lodge, 179 Park Row. Meets third Tuesday. BRUNSWICK FAMILY SKINCARE
CLASS, 6-7 p.m., Senter Place,
124 Maine St., Suite E, 2nd
Floor; 725-1233. Meets second Monday. BRUNSWICK NOR’EASTERS BARBERSHOP CHORUS, fun and
song, 7 p.m., United Methodist
Church, 340 Oak Grove Ave.,
Bath; 725-5915. Meets Tuesdays. BRUNSWICK TOASTMASTERS,
6:30-8 p.m., Boody-Johnson
House, Bowdoin College, 256
Maine St., Brunswick; visitors
welcome; 729-1767 or
brunswickclub.freetoasthost.net.
Meets first and third Tuesday. CANDLELIGHT VIGIL, 5:30-6 p.m.,
north end of Brunswick Town Mall;
groups wants nonviolent responses to conflict and terrorism; 371-
2077. Meets Fridays. CAUGHT IN THE MIDDLE, a workshop designed by Home to Home
to provide clear information and
practical suggestions for parents to
help their children adjust to
divorce; meets at Brunswick High
School library, 8:30 a.m.-12:30
p.m.; $25, scholarships available;
751-4366. Meets first Saturday. CIVIL WAR BOOK CLUB, 7 p.m.,
People Plus Center, 35 Union St.;
Jay Stencil 721-0235. Meets third Monday. CREATING WELLNESS, information
on various current wellness topics,
5:30-6 p.m., Slocum Chiropractic,
26 Bath Road, Suite 1, Brunswick;
725-4222 or
wendy@slocumchiro.com. Meets first and third Wednesdays. DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS
Chapter 15, 7 p.m., Elks Lodge,
179 Park Row; 725-6226 or 623-
5725. Meets first Tuesday.

EMBROIDERERS’ GUILD OF AMERICA, Brunswick and Beyond Area
Group of Southern Maine Chapter,
9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., locations vary,
call 319-9042 for info. Meets fourth Tuesday. EVERGREEN SENIOR CITIZENS
CLUB, doors open at 10 a.m.,
lunch at 11 a.m., meeting at noon,
1 Columbus Drive; 725-6343 or
729-5038. Third Wednesday. FIRST LIGHT CAMERA CLUB, 7
p.m., Mid Coast Senior Health Center, 58 Baribeau Drive; 837-7885.
Meets second and fourth Thursday from September to May; in November and December meets second Thursday only. GREAT BEGINNINGS, 10-11 a.m.,
an informal discussion group for
mothers with babies and young
children, Good Shepherd Lutheran
Church, 330 Maine St. Free childcare. Sponsored by Families CAN!
and Bath-Brunswick Healthy Families; 721-0484 or 729-2616.
Meets Thursdays. KIWANIS CLUB of Brunswick, 7:30-
8:30 a.m., third floor conference
room, Mid Coast Hospital Professional Building, 123 Medical Center Drive; Marc Dube, 666-3439.
Meets Tuesdays. INTERMEDIATE CRIBBAGE, 8:45-
11 a.m., People Plus Center, 35
Union St. 729-0757. Meets Wednesdays. MAINE MACINTOSH OWNERS AND
OPERATORS SOCIETY (MMOOS),
6:30 p.m., Thornton Oaks Retirement Community, large meeting
room; mmoos.net. Meets third Tuesday. MAINE LAUGHTER YOGA CLUB,
5:45-6:30 p.m., Jai Yoga, Fort
Andross, 14 Maine St.; free or
donation to local charity; no mat or
experience needed;
239-8667 or katie@thelevitycoach.com. Meets first Friday. MERRYMEETING GIRL SCOUT SERVICE UNIT MEETING, 6 p.m.,
social time, 6:30 p.m. meeting, at
Harriet Beecher Stowe Elementary
School cafeteria, Brunswick; all Girl
Scout leaders and volunteers welcome. Meets second Wednesday, September through June. MIDCOAST COMMUNITY CHORUS, 7 p.m., Studio 48, Fort
Andross; for adults; 798-6966.
Meets Sundays. MOTHERS OF PRESCHOOLERS
(MOPS), 9-11:30 a.m. at Seventh day Adventist Church, 333
Maine St.; Sarah Hedberg 725-
9204. Generally meets first and third Thursday from September to June. NORTHWEST BRUNSWICK
NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION,
6 p.m., Unitarian Universalist
Church, 15 Pleasant St.; 725-
4746. Meets third Tuesday. OPEN MIC NIGHT, 7 p.m., Borders bookstore, Bath Road.
Meets Wednesdays. PEOPLE PLUS CENTER ART
CLASSES, 35 Union St.; sessions each month; 10 a.m.; preregistration required; fee; 729-
0757. Classes Tuesdays and Thursdays. SAGE SWINGERS SQUARE DANCING, 6:30-9 p.m., Jordan Acres
School, 75 Jordan Acres Ave.;
alternating beginner and mainstream, 9-9:30 p.m. Dances every Tuesday. .
SPECIAL EDUCATION RESOURCE
GROUP, open to anyone interested in children with special
needs, 6:30 p.m., Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St.; call
Betty Johnson at 729-4648.
Meets fourth Thursday. STAMMTISCH, a monthly meeting
for German-speaking people, 6
p.m.; 725-8494. Meets second Wednesday. ST. PAUL’S ROYAL ARCH CHAPTER NO. 14, 7:30 p.m., Masonic Temple, Baribeau Drive.
Meets fourth Wednesday. STORIES WITH SOUL, short stories read live, followed by discussion, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Unitarian
Universalist Church, 15 Pleasant
St.; free; 729-8515. Meets second and fourth Tuesday. TERTULIA, 5:30-7 p.m., Frontier
Café, 14 Maine St., Fort
Andross; gathering for native
and advanced Spanish speakers
to chat and enjoy each others’
company; free; 729-4279.
Meets third Friday. TIME AND TIDE Resource Conservation and Development Area,
serving conservation and economic needs of Mid-coast/central Maine. For time and location, call 622-7847. Meets bimonthly, first Wednesday. TRADITIONAL MUSIC ASSOCIATION; parent and child music,
9:15 and 10:15 a.m. Tuesdays,
5:50 p.m. Mondays, Eleven
Pleasant St.; call for fees, session dates: 443-5400.
WRITE ON! WRITERS GROUP,
12:30-3 p.m., People Plus Center, 35 Union St.; 729-0757.
Meets Wednesdays. DRESDEN
COUNTRY LINE AND PARTNER
PRACTICE DANCE, 7-9 p.m.,
Dresden Masonic Hall, Route
127; $3 members, $4 nonmembers; beginners welcome; sponsored by Silver Fox Country
Dancers; 785-4866 or 622-
4884. Meets Mondays. DURHAM
TRI-TOWN PENGUINS SNOWMOBILE CLUB, 7 p.m. at Durham
Fire Station, corner of Routes
125 and 136; 725-4621. Meets last Tuesday. FREEPORT
CASCO BAY NEWCOMERS, social

group for women, at Pedro
O’Hara’s Restaurant, Route 1;
5:30 p.m.; dinner is $11.50;
Kelly at 729-4717 or Susan at
774-8612. Meets second Tuesday September to June, with no meeting in December. CHILDREN’S PLAYSHOP, 6-7:15
p.m., Leapin’ Lizards, 123 Main
St.; ages 6 and older; $15 per
session; www.LeapinLizards.biz
or 865-0900. Meets third Thursday. CRIBBAGE TOURNAMENTS, 6
p.m., Jameson Tavern, 115 Main
St.; Hyde room; bring own board;
865-4196. Meets Tuesdays. FREEPORT LIONS CLUB, 6:30
p.m., Freeport Grange; 865-
6077. Meets second and fourth Tuesday. FREEPORT MASONIC HALL, 7:30
p.m., Mallett Drive; Casco Chapter 160, Order of the Eastern
Star; 865-6669. Meets first Thursday, September to June. FREEPORT WOMEN’S CLUB, 1
p.m., Freeport Community
Library; 865-3664. Meets third Friday. FREEPORT/YARMOUTH LA
LECHE LEAGUE TODDLER
MEETING, 10 a.m., Freeport
YMCA; 772-4781. Meets third Wednesday. FREEPORT/YARMOUTH LA
LECHE LEAGUE GROUP, 10:30
a.m., Pineland YMCA, New
Gloucester; 772-4781. Meets first Monday. FREEPORT/YARMOUTH LA
LECHE LEAGUE GROUP, 6:30
p.m., Freeport YMCA; 772-
4781. Meets fourth Monday. GREATER FREEPORT COMMUNITY CHORUS, 6:30-9 p.m.,
nonauditioning mixed-voice community chorus, Freeport Community Center, 40 Depot St. $55
per semester; www.gfccweb.org.
Meets Sundays. WOLFE’S NECK FARM SUNRISE/ SUNSET YOGA, 7:30-8:30
a.m. and/or 6-7:15 p.m.,
Wolfe’s Neck Farm, 184 Burnett
Road; registration and fee
required; 725-7874 or 865-
4469. Meets Tuesday nights and Thursday mornings. GEORGETOWN HISTORICAL
SOCIETY, 20 Bay Point Road;
371-9200. Meets Wednesdays
10 a.m.- 5 p.m.; Saturdays 10
a.m.-noon.
LAURA E. RICHARDS LIBRARY,
for all residents and summer visitors. Open Monday and
Wednesday, 1-3:30 p.m.; Thursday, 10-11 a.m. for the children’s program; Friday, 10 a.m.-
12:30 p.m.; and Saturday, 11
a.m.-1:30 p.m.
HARPSWELL
AMERICAN LEGION Post 171,
John Leo Murray Jr., 7 p.m., Merriconeag Grange, 529 Harpswell
Neck Road; 833-5583. Meets third Monday, except December. TUESDAY BRIDGE CLUB for
advanced players, 1-3:45 p.m.,
Harpswell Town Office; Gina
Perow, 833-5771. Meets Tuesdays. LISBON
AMERICAN LEGION Post 66, 7
p.m., Slovak Association Meeting Room, Avery Street; 353-
4388. Meets Wednesdays, except December and June to August. BIKE RIDE, meet at Beaver Park
Kiosk, off Pinewoods Road;
Monday, Wednesday and Fridays, 6-7or 7:30 a.m.; weekends 7-9 a.m.; free; Verla
Brooks 353-9075.
LISBON AREA WIDOW FELLOWSHIP, 11:30 a.m. at Lisbon United Methodist Church, School
Street; potluck lunch at noon followed by short program; 353-
4348. Meets first Monday. LISBON HIGH SCHOOL Athletic
Booster Club, 7 p.m., high
school; 353-3030. Meets first Wednesday. LISBON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 7
p.m., Rooms 5 & 6 (rear
entrance), MTM Center, School
Street; a social follows each
meeting; membership fees are
$5 a year; archive hours are
Thursdays 1-4 p.m., or by
appointment; P.O. Box 246, Lisbon Falls, ME 04252; 353-
8510. Meets second Wednesday. NELSON-CONLEY AMERICAN
LEGION POST 66, 7 p.m., Slovak Association Meeting Room,
Avery Street; 353-4388. Meets first Wednesday. RAYMOND J. LAVIGNE VFW POST
9459, 7 p.m., Post Home, Route
196. Meets Tuesdays. VETERAN’S OF FOREIGN WARS
POST 9459 and Ladies Auxiliary,
7 p.m., Route 196; new members welcome; 353-2152. Meets third Tuesday. RICHMOND
AMERICAN LEGION Emerson and
Lane Post 132, 7:30 p.m., Post
Home; 737-2763. Meets every Tuesday. CRIBBAGE, SCRABBLE, GAMES
AND CARDS, 2 p.m., Enterprise
Grange No. 48, 15 Alexander
Reed Road; open to all; free;
donations welcome; 737-2611.
Meets Wednesdays. ENTERPRISE GRANGE NO. 48,
15 Alexander Reed Road;
refreshments at 6 p.m., meeting
at 6:30 p.m.; 737-2611. Meets first Thursday. GAME DAY, noon-3 p.m., Richmond
Senior Citizen’s Group, 164 Pleasant St.; starts with free lunch, followed

by variety of games; transportation or more info, Barbara
Barter 737-2190. Meets every Tuesday, September through May. RICHMOND SENIOR CITIZEN’S
BINGO, noon-3 p.m., Historical
Society, 164 Pleasant St.; lunch
provided; 737-2190. Meets Tuesdays. RICHMOND SNO-ROVERS, 6 p.m.
potluck, 7 p.m. meeting, Richmond Sportsman’s Club, Alexander Reed Road. Meets second Monday. TOPSHAM
AMERICAN LEGION Post 202,
Post Home, Foreside Road; 729-
9870. Executive committee
meeting, 6 p.m.; general membership meeting, 7 p.m. Meets third Tuesday. Auxiliary meeting,
6 p.m. Meets first Tuesday. Sons of American Legion meeting, 6 p.m. Meets last Thursday. American Legion Riders meeting,
6 p.m. Meets first Thursday. Veterans of Foreign Wars Post
2197, 7 p.m. Meets third Thursday. BALLET LECTURE AND DEMONSTRATION, 5-6 p.m., The Ballet
School, 799 Middlesex Road.
Meets first Friday. BOOK LOOK discussion group, 11
a.m., The Highlands, main building; organized by the Topsham
Public Library. Meets first Monday. CARING FOR A LOVED ONE WITH
DEMENTIA … FROM EXPERIENCE, panel discussion with
caregivers, Brunswick Area
Respite Care, 12 Main St., Topsham; 729-8571. Meets second Wednesday at 1 p. m., fourth Wednesday at 7 p. m. CRAFTING FOR KITTIES, help
raise funds by making catnip
toys to sell and raise money for
ani-meals program, 1 p.m.,
Spectrum Generations, 12
Maine St., Topsham; free; 729-
0475. Meets Fridays. CRIBBAGE, 6-8:30 p.m., American Legion, Foreside Road; $7;
nonsmoking; Brunswick Grassroots League, players can join
anytime; call Laurie Owen 666-
5838.
DUPLICATE BRIDGE CLUB, 9:15
a.m., Highlands, 26 Elm St.; $5
fee includes coffee, tea, doughnuts, bread; 729-8205. Meets every Thursday. FLEET RESERVE ASSOCIATION,
1:30 p.m., Pinetree Branch 156,
American Legion Hall, Post 202;
725-5312. Meets second Thursday. FOOD ADDICTS IN RECOVERY, 7-
8:30 p.m., Midcoast Presbyterian Church, 84 Main Street;
666-3945. Meets every Wednesday. MERRY MEETERS SENIOR CITIZENS, all ages 50 and over welcome, bring a dish to share for a
potluck meal, noon, Westrum
House, Union Park Road; 729-
9658 or 725-2425. Meets third Tuesday except July and August. MIDCOAST WINTER FARMER’S
MARKET, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.,
Topsham Grange Hall, 47 Pleasant St.; winter veggies, dried
beans, baked goods, beef, pork,
goat, coffee, eggs, candy, market bags, frozen berries, more;
882-6374. Every Saturday November through April. MIDCOAST WOMEN’S CONNECTION, 5-7 p.m., Topsham Public
Library, 25 Foreside Road; networking, building a business,
women’s issues; 837-9253.
Meets second Tuesday. MOMS CLUB, 10:15-11:30 a.m.,
Topsham Public Library, Foreside
Road; 729-5862. Meets first Thursday. RESPITE DEMENTIA PANEL, 1
p.m., Spectrum Generations, 12
Main St.; free; 729-0475. Second and fourth Wednesdays. ROTARY CLUB OF TOPSHAM
EXPRESSO MEETING, 7:15-8
a.m., Border Trust Building, Main
Street. Meets Mondays. SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE
CLASS, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Topsham Grange Hall, Pleasant St.
near Route 201; $3; beginners
welcome at 6 p.m., partners not
needed; learn jigs, reels, strathspeys, the traditional social
dancing of Scotland; 833-2329.
Meets Thursdays, except in summer. SONS OF THE AMERICAN LEGION
Squadron 202, 6 p.m., Post home,
Foreside Road; 729-6439. Meets last Thursday. TOPSHAM GARDEN CLUB, noon
lunch, 1 p.m. business meeting
and speaker; call Kathleen 721-
1073 or Marie 729-1295 for
location and membership info;
new members welcome;
www.MaineGardenClubs.org
(select Medomak, then Topsham). Meets second Wednesday from March to December. VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS
POST 2197, 7 p.m., American
Legion Post 202, Foreside Road;
725-7291. Meets third Thursday. WEST BATH
ZEN BUDDHIST MEDITATION AND
DISCUSSION GROUP, 9-10:30
a.m., Midcoast Zen Center;
beginner instruction available,
discussions to follow class; 443-
3842. Meets Thursdays. WISCASSET
AMERICAN LEGION Post 54, 7
p.m., 523 Bath Road (opposite
Two Rivers Regional Jail); 882-
5244. Meets third Monday. CHILD SAFETY SEAT
INSPECTION, 8 a.m.-noon, Wiscasset Municipal Building; free;

sponsored by Child Health Center’s Protect ME program and
Department of Health and
Human Services. Meets third Saturday. GARDEN CLUB OF WISCASSET,
12:15 p.m., First Congregational
Church; starts with lunch, followed by program at 1 p.m.;
Anne Harris 882-7705. Meets first Thursday. STORY TIME for preschool children, 10:30 a.m., Wiscasset
Public Library, 21 High St.;
includes storytelling and crafts;
882-7161. Meets Wednesdays. WISCASSET COMMUNITY CENTER “Resident Day,” free use of
facility for Wiscasset and Westport residents, with proof of residency; 882-8230. Third Sunday. WISCASSET COMMUNITY DINNERS, social hour 4:40-5:30
p.m., dinner at 5:30 p.m. Community Center and Senior Center
members pay member price; others, $1 more; 882-8230. Meets Wednesdays. OTHER COMMUNITIES
ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER
and Learning Disabilities Adult
Support Group meeting, 6-8
p.m., Gardiner Area High School;
582-5791. Meets second Tuesday. CANCER COMMUNITY CENTER
FOR WOMEN, 6-7:30 p.m., Cancer Community Center, 778
Main St., South Portland; for
women at high-risk for cancer
support/networking group; 774-
2200. Meets fourth Thursday. CONTRADANCE, 8 p.m., Falmouth
Congregational Church Hall, 267
Falmouth Road; bring nonstreet
shoes to dance; 7:15 p.m.,
dance instruction-review;
dessert potluck; $10, $7 students, $5 ages 5-12, under 5
free; 756-2201. First Saturday. CUMBERLAND COUNTY RIDING
CLUB, at the Cumberland Town
Hall, Cumberland; www.CumberlandCountyRidingClub.org or
353-7826. Meets second Tuesday. DIVORCE PERSPECTIVES, 7 p.m.,
Woodfords Congregational
Church, 202 Woodfords St.,
Portland; donation $3; refreshments served. Meets every Wednesday. INSPIRATIONAL BOOK GROUP, 6-
8 p.m., Cancer Community Center, 778 Main St., South Portland; informal discussion group
focusing on books renowned for
their motivational message is for
people with cancer and their
family and friends; 774-2200.
Meets one Thursday a month. MAINE NARROW GAUGE RAILROAD & MUSEUM, 11 a.m.-4
p.m., 58 Fore St., Portland; 3-
mile roundtrip in authentic narrow gauge railroad cars pulled by
vintage steam; $6, $4 age 4-12,
free under 4, includes museum
cost; 828-0814. Open every day. MAINE SONGWRITERS ASSOCIATION SHOWCASE, 7-9:30 p.m.,
One Longfellow Square, Portland; Maine artists in 20-30
minute sets; $5; 761-1757 or
www.OneLongfellowSquare.com;
www.MESongwriters.com/members. Meets second Wednesday. MIDCOAST REGIONAL
RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
CENTER TRAINING, preschool
development in center based
care, 6-9 p.m., Damariscotta
Public Library; small fee; 725-
6506. Meets Tuesdays and Thursdays. NATURALISTS’ FORUM, 7 p.m.,
Maine Audubon Society, Gilsland
Farm Center, Falmouth; avid and
beginner naturalists discuss natural history topics; free; 781-
2330 ext. 215 or
www.MaineAudubon.org for
monthly topic. Meets once a
month, call for date. PARENTS AS TEACHERS PLAYGROUP, 9:30-11 a.m.,
Damariscotta Baptist Church;
learn new crafts, inexpensive
ways to keep active child busy;
snacks, craft materials provided;
563-1818 or lccanc@gwi.net.
Meets first Monday. PINE CONE REELERS SQUARE
DANCE CLUB workshops for
beginners through A-1, 6-6:45
p.m. A-1, alternating basic,
mainstream and plus, 6:45-8:45
p.m., Hussey School, Gedney
St., Augusta; no workshop if no
school; Marty Van Wart caller,
622-6863, 582-2600 or 622-
5651.
PORTLAND NATURALISTS’
FORUM, avid and beginning naturalists meet for a lecture on a
certain history topic, 7-8 p.m.,
Gilsland Farm Environmental
Center, 20 Gilsland Farm Road,
Falmouth; free; 781-2330 ext.
215 or 209. Meets last Monday. SOUTHWORTH PLANETARIUM,
University of Southern Maine, 96
Falmouth St., Portland; astronomy shows 7 p.m. Fridays and
Saturdays; laser shows 8:30
p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; children’s shows 3 p.m. Saturdays
and Sundays; tickets: star
shows $4.50 adults, $3.50
kids, seniors, students; laser
shows $5, $4 children/ students; matinees $3.50;
www.usm.maine.edu/planet or
780-4249.
TRAVELERS CLUB, 7 p.m., Maine
Audubon’s Gilsland Farm, 20
Gilsland Farm Road, Falmouth;
774-6256. Meets first Thursday. WESCUSTOGO DANCE SERIES,
8:30 p.m.-midnight, Wescustogo
Hall, Route 115, North
Yarmouth; $7; potluck 7:30
p.m.; 865-9014 or jeffraymond@prontomail.com. Dances second and fourth Saturdays.

Return to top