Adult open gym volleyball available in Sanford

Sanford Parks and Recreation will offer open gym volleyball for adults and Sanford High School students this fall and winter at the Sanford Junior High School Gymnasium.

The sessions will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays at 708 Main St.

Cost is $2 for adults and $1 for students at the door.

For more details, call 324-9130 or go to


Community potluck set for two seatings on Wednesday

Morris Farm will host a community Thanksgiving Potluck on Wednesday at 156 Gardiner Road.

There will be two seatings – at 5 and 6:30 p.m. The meal will include turkeys, sourced from a local farm, as well as stuffing and gravy. Guests bring everything else, from salads and vegetable dishes to desserts and drinks.

Space is limited and reservations required to ensure a spot and sign up to bring a dish to share.

For more details, call 882-4080 or visit


Wreath-making workshop will be Sunday at hatchery

Learn how to make your own balsam fir wreath and take it home during a free workshop, set for 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Craig Brook National Fish Hatchery.

Connie Tuller will teach. Wreath rings, wire and fir branches will be supplied. Attendees should bring their own sturdy snips.

Space is limited; pre-register at 469-6929 or [email protected] Sponsored by Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust.


Legislature preview talk set for York County Audubon

York County Audubon will present a talk by Maine Audubon’s Jennifer Burns Gray at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Wells Reserve at Laudholm, 342 Laudholm Road.

Burns Gray will give an update on what the next year in the Legislature holds in store. For more details, call 646-1555.


Cambodian bird life talk will be at Camden Public Library

Mid-Coast Audubon will host a talk about bird life and conservation in Cambodia by Dr. Howie Nielsen at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Camden Public Library, 55 Main St.

Nielsen has spent time developing an eco-tourism program in Cambodia and has trained a cadre of local eco-tourism guides who specialize in bird watching. He has also been involved in biological surveys and avian influenza investigations there.

The program is free and open to all; donations are encouraged.

For more details, call the library at 236-3440.


Christmas Craft Fair will include lunch, cookie walk

A Christmas Craft Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at West Falmouth Baptist Church, 18 Mountain Road.

The event will feature a luncheon, cookie walk, crafts, candies, jewelry, baked goods, attic treasures, silent auction and holiday greens.

For more details, call Kim Walker at 232-3143.

Holly Days Fair to offer lobster stew, fudge

A Holly Days Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Falmouth Congregational Church UCC at 267 Falmouth Road.

The traditional holiday fair will feature lobster stew, a silent auction, homemade cakes, pies, candies, fudge, handcrafts, cheese, jams, honey, jewelry, books, puzzles, white elephant room and more.


Christmas Fair to feature baked goods, attic treasures

A Christmas Fair will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Methodist Church at 52 Tuttle Road.

The sale will include baked goods, attic treasures, candy, wreaths, holiday floral designs, pet treasures, knitted and stitched gifts, jams, jellies, pickles and luncheon items, including hamburgers, beverages and dessert.

For more details, call 829-3766.


Holly Daze Bazaar will have wreaths and baked goods

The Holly Daze Bazaar will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the First Congregational Church of South Portland at 301 Cottage Road.

The event will feature wreaths, gifts, baked goods, Grandma’s Attic and much more.

There will be a luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. featuring haddock chowder, lobster and crabmeat rolls, chicken salad rolls and apple crisp.

For more details, call Dana Wiggins at 767-4181.


Presentation on Maine immigrants in Scarborough

Susan Roche, Esq., executive director for the Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project, will lead a presentation and conversation on Maine’s new immigrants and the role they will play in Maine’s future at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Scarborough Public Library, 48 Gorham Road.

Roche will discuss the differences between the asylum and refugee process, the eligibilities and challenges immigrants face when arriving in our country, and the role of ILAP as Maine’s only statewide nonprofit legal aid agency dedicated to providing information, advocacy, and legal support for new Mainers.

This presentation is the first in a series being offered at the library in partnership with the Camden Conference and is supported in part by the Maine Humanities Council.


‘Music of the Night’ revue set to raise funds

A “Music of the Night” musical theater revue fundraiser will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Schoolhouse Arts Center, 16 Richville Road.

This will be a night of musical theater songs, performed by local performers, as a fundraiser for the school’s upcoming summer production, “Peter Pan.” All proceeds from the event will help pay for the flying effects in that July show. All ticket sales and donations go toward helping the Schoolhouse Arts Center present a top-quality summer show for Standish and the Lakes Region.

For more details or reservations, call 642-3743 or check us out on Facebook or our website at


Animal watch to offer Holiday Fair as a benefit

The OOB Community Animal Watch will offer a Holiday Fair from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday at The Brunswick at 39 West Grand Ave.

Donations of raffle items are appreciated.

Proceeds from the sale of fair items will directly benefit shelter pets. Donations of pet food can also be made at the fair. For more details, call 289-5002.