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Light refreshments will be served. For more details, call 284-4181.
Healing with hatha yoga
The Cancer Care Center of York County will offer an eight-week Healing with Hatha Yoga program beginning Thursday.
Janine Robichaud, a certified yoga coach and instructor, invites cancer patients and their caregivers to attend the sessions from 2 to 3 p.m. through July 25.
Pre-registration is required. For more details or to register, call 251-9577.
Farmers, artisans market
The Waterborough Historical Society has begun offering a Maine Farmers and Artisans Market from 9 a.m. to noon each Saturday through Sept. 28 on the grounds of the Taylor/Frey/Leavitt House Museum at 6 Alfred Road.
Vendors are invited to reserve table space for $10 per Saturday or $175 for the season.
The museum will be open concurrently for tours free of charge, but donations are appreciated.
For details or to reserve space, call Dianne at 247-5926.
Special Olympics Torch Run
Members of Maine law enforcement from southern Maine will begin their Leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Maine on Tuesday.
Nearly 800 members will participate in this annual run covering the entire state and carrying the Special Olympics Flame of Hope.
The Torch Run will include 15 legs across the state, from Tuesday through Friday, ending at the Special Olympics Maine summer games at the University of Maine, Orono.
One runner will be going extra miles for this year's event. Alice LaLiberte, a customs and border patrol officer from Maine, will cover a minimum of 150 miles before joining the final leg of the run Friday for the opening ceremonies.
For more details, go to www.somaine.org or call Lisa Bird at 879-0489.
Sacred harp singing
The Damariscotta area Fourth Sunday Sacred Harp Singing has rescheduled two postponed May events to 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday and June 23 at St. Paul's Union Chapel on Dutchneck Road.
There will not be a potluck at this Sunday's singing, but attendees are welcome to bring a snack to share during the break.
The music consists of hymns, fuging tunes, anthems and other songs. Shape-note books will be available to borrow or purchase.
For more details, call Barb Ames at 721-9732 or email email@example.com.
Free garden workshops
The Alan Day Community Garden, at 26 Whitman St., offers free gardening workshops throughout the summer.
The next session, "Growing Culinary Herbs," will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Kristen Perry, director of horticulture at the McLaughlin Garden, will present information about growing and using a selection of herbs. The workshop will be given regardless of weather conditions.
The public is welcome to attend.
For more details, go to www.alandaygarden.wordpress.com or call 743-2423.