Tate House herb sale

The Tate House Museum is holding an herb sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at 1270 Westbrook St.

There will be a selection of perennials and herbs available for purchase.

For information, call 774-6177 or go to www.tatehouse.org.

Evergreen Cemetery party

The Friends of Evergreen Cemetery will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a party from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the cemetery, 672 Stevens Ave.

Corinne Martin will lead an herb walk at 9 a.m. Portland Mayor Nicholas Mavodones will unveil a new visitors sign at 10 a.m. There will also be a Civil War walking tour at 10:30 a.m. with Janet Morelli and David Little, beginning at the cemetery office.

There will be a birthday cake, and live music with John Dana will begin at noon at the Wilde Memorial Chapel.

Riverton book, plant sale

Riverton Elementary School and Community Center is holding a plant and used book sale from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday on Forest Avenue.

For details, call 874-8210.


Lifeguard training course

Saint Joseph’s College will offer a lifeguard training course from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 4, 5, 11 and 12 at the Harold Alfond Center. Qualifying participants will receive American Red Cross lifeguard training, first aid and CPR certifications.

Attendance for all four classes is required. Cost is $250. To register, call 893-6615 or email [email protected]


Preview of senior games

Maine Senior Games is offering people ages 45 to 100 an opportunity to try different sports without the pressure of competition.

Explore Maine Senior Games will be held from noon to 4 p.m. June 5 at Scarborough High School.

Participants will be able to try track and field, horseshoes, hot shot and foul shooting, women’s softball, archery, tennis and triathlon. The rain date is June 12. The cost is $10.

To register, call 396-6519 or go to www.mainesrgames.org.


Shaker Village opens Friday

Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village on Route 26 will open for the season at 10 a.m. Friday.

The Memorial Day weekend opening will feature tours of the museum and the exhibit “Creating Chosen Land: Our Home 1783-2010.” There will be nature hikes and a spinning demonstration by R&R Spinners. For more information, call 926-4597 or go to www.shaker.lib.me.us.