Free dinner – Thursday, Aug. 15, 5:30-6:30 p.m., St. Peters Episcopal Church, 678 Washington St., Portland.

Chowder luncheon – Friday, Aug. 16, and every Friday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., North Deering Congregational Church, 1364 Washington Ave., Portland. Bowl of haddock chowder with crackers, $9; or lobster roll lunch with chips, $10; cup of chowder, $6; combination lobster roll with cup of chowder, $13. All lunches include fresh baked bread, pickle, cookie and beverage. Takeouts available.

Bean supper – Saturday, Aug. 17, 5-6 p.m., North Congregational Church, 22 Church Hill Road, Buxton (Groveville). Two kinds of beans, American chop suey, potato salad, red hot dogs, coleslaw, rolls, desserts, coffee and punch. $8.

Bean supper – Saturday, Aug. 17, 5-6 p.m., Amvets Post 6, Route 100, New Gloucester. Two kinds of beans, brown bread, homemade biscuits, coleslaw, American chop suey and two tables of desserts. $8, $3.

Free lunch – Tuesday, Aug. 20, noon-1 p.m., Raymond Village Community Church, 27 Main St., Raymond. Free community super summer salad smorgasbord luncheon.

Seniors lunch – Wednesday, Aug. 21, 11:30 a.m.-1 pm., Good Shepherd, United Methodist Church, 151 W. Gray Road, Gray. American chop suey, salad, dessert. Donations accepted.

Free community meal – Wednesday, Aug. 21, 5-6 p.m., Westbrook Community Center, 426 Bridge St., Westbrook. A hot meal and good fellowship sponsored by Wayside Food Services and Trinity Lutheran Church of Westbrook.

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