• The annual Teddy Bear Scramble will be held at 8:15 a.m. Aug. 7 at Spring Meadows Golf Club in Gray. The event benefits the Children’s Dyslexia Center of Portland. The cost is $70 per person, which includes a barbecue lunch. The entry deadline is Aug. 2.

 

• The 23rd annual All-Star Invitational Senior Mens/Womens soccer matches will be held on Aug. 6 at Hannaford Field in Cape Elizabeth. The women’s game begins at 6 p.m., with the men to follow at 8 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students. Proceeds benefit Special Olympics Maine. For information, contact Mark Capano at 879-0489 or email markc@somaine.org

 

• The Western Maine Veterans Advisory Committee will hold its annual golf tournament on Aug. 24 at Fairlawn Golf Course in Poland. There are still slots available for both players and sponsors. Registration is $75 for each player. Proceeds benefit the veterans at the Maine Veterans Home in South Paris. To register or sponsor a hole, call Ron Snow at 744-9156 or email golferbowler2001@yahoo.com.