KENNEBUNK

Hearwood art show, sale

Heartwood College of Art will host the art exhibition “Paint the ‘Bunk” from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Brick Store Museum, 117 Main St.

About 200 pieces of local art will be sold for $200 each. For details, call 985-0985.

 

WATERBORO

Tour of Shaker museum

The Waterborough Historical Society will meet at the Alfred Shaker Museum on Shaker Hill Road off Route 202 at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Earl and Betty Morrison will present a history and lead a tour of the museum, which celebrates the Alfred Shaker community that organized in 1793 and relocated to Sabbathday Lake in 1931 For more details, call Jim Carll at 247-5878.

SOUTH BERWICK

Kindle auction aids library

The Friends of the South Berwick Library are raffling off a Kindle reading device as part of their campaign to raise $1 million to build a new library.

Tickets are $3 each or $5 for two. Only 400 tickets will be sold. The winner will be drawn on Sept. 15. For more details, e-mail [email protected] or call 384-2195.

BIDDEFORD

SMMC food, clothing drive

Southern Maine Medical Center will conduct a food and clothing drive from Saturday through Sept. 17 to benefit the Biddeford Food Pantry, Old Orchard Beach Food Pantry, Saco Food Pantry, Salvation Army, Stone Soup and the York County Food Rescue. Personal hygiene items also are appreciated.

Donations may be dropped off at SMMC’s Webber Building (use emergency entrance, and it is directly behind the MRI/Women’s Center) from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. For more details, call SMMC’s Community Relations Office at 283-7238.

DAMARISCOTTA

Kayaking clinic on pond

Spectrum Generations will sponsor a kayaking clinic, detailing emergency recovery and rescue skills, at 9 a.m. on Tuesday at Biscay Pond.

MidCoast Kayak co-owner Glenn Mitchell will head the 2.5 hour workshop. Cost is $35. Advanced registration is required by 2 p.m. Friday by calling 563-1363.

 

Veterans aid training

The Veterans Independence Program to assist veterans in attaining home- and community-based services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday at Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main St.

The program is a collaboration of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Togus VA Medical Center and Maine’s Agencies on Aging/Aging Disability Resource Centers. Advance registration is required by calling 563-1363 by 2 p.m. on Friday.

WALDOBORO

Library friends meeting

The Friends of Waldoboro Public Library will hold their annual meeting on Tuesday at the library.

The event will include a pizza dinner at 5:30 p.m. followed by the meeting at 6:15 p.m. and a slide presentation at 7 p.m., detailing Waldoboro resident Linda Robbins’ recent experience teaching children in Haiti.

Attendees are encouraged to bring a salad or brownies to share. Advance registration required by Saturday by calling 832-4484.