Pet supply drive

Spectrum Generations is holding its second annual holiday pet supply drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday at 61 Park St.

The items needed include cat and dog food, pet treats, cat litter and supplies, pet food bowls and pet toys.

All supplies will be distributed the week of Dec. 20 to pet owners in need. Extra supplies will be donated to the Knox County Humane Society.

For more information, call 596-0339.


Playground design wins

The Saco Parks and Recreation Department recently won $15,000 to build a playground through the Let’s Play Design Contest!

It was one of 60 playground designs submitted in the contest.

For more information, go to


Donation for visual arts

The Kate Libby Endowment for the Arts has donated $3,000 to the Kennebunkport Consolidated School’s visual arts program.

The donation will help the school add a digital component to its program so that students can explore photography and other forms of digital creative media.

This is the second grant given by The Kate Libby Endowment for the Arts, whose mission is to provide financial support for the arts in Maine with special focus on children. The endowment is supported through purchases of Kate Libby’s Calendar.

Libby was a Maine native and well-loved artist, who died in 2005.

To support the endowment, donations made at