Yard and bake sale, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., North Sebago Methodist Church, Route 114, North Sebago.

Summer Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., crafts, raffles, food. St. Joseph’s Church, parish hall, 225 S. High St., Bridgton.

Ice Cream Social, 2 to 4 p.m., all you can eat while supplies last. The cost is $5 per person and includes the sundae and toppings. First Congregational Church of Kennebunkport, Ober Hall, 141 North St. Proceeds will help support Sunday School programs.


Annual Mass, 1 p.m., sponsored by the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Daniel O’Connell O’Donoghue Division, and held at The Catholic Ground at Western Cemetery, Portland. The Mass is celebrated in memory of the 1200 Irish immigrants buried at the cemetery, most without headstones, A reception will follow at the Maine Irish Heritage Center, Gray and State streets, Portland.


“Is Bipartisanship Dead? An Inside Look at the Workings of the 113th Congress,” 7 p.m., talk by Rutgers University political science professor Ross Baker. Free and open to the public. Refreshments to follow. Adas Yoshuron Synagogue, 50 Willow St., Rockland. Call 594-4523 or email [email protected] for details.

Wednesday and Thursday

Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 155 Hogan Road, Lewiston and 7:35 p.m. Thursday at Holy Family Church, 607 Sabattus St., Lewiston. First-time collaborative observance between the two churches. All are welcome to attend.

Friday and Saturday

Gospel for New England Conference, 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday at Deering Center Community Church, 4 Brentwood St., Portland. The event is a Bible teaching conference with several speakers. Topics include the depth of the gospel, applications to daily life and opportunities for evangelism. There will be Ministry Tables available during the day and an outreach event will take place at 7 p.m. Saturday in downtown Portland. Call 773-2211 or 773-2423 or go to for details or to register.


Block party and concert, 4:30 p.m., with food and fellowship followed by a Gospel music concert at 7 p.m. featuring the Hyssongs. First Assembly of God, 243 Cumberland Ave., Portland.

Coming up

Annual service, 2 p.m. Aug. 18, at the historic Old Corner Church, corner of Federal Street and West Road in South Waterboro, with guest minister, the Rev. Ken Weldon. Those interested in helping preserve the 1804 landmark are asked to call Maureen at 247-3784.

Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.