Religion events calendar for June 11

Posted June 10, 2011, at 6:24 p.m.

Augusta Addie’s Attic, a free clothing bank, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 9 Summer St. 622-2424. Hours: 5-7 p.m. Monday; 9 a.m.-noon Thursday; 1-4 p.m. Saturday. Clothing donations accepted 9 a.m.-noon Monday-Thursday in addition to the other open hours.

Augusta Every Day Basic Essentials Pantry’s new hours of operation, 1-4 p.m. first and third Saturdays of each month, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 9 Summer St. 622-2424. No eligibility requirements.

Bangor Pentecost Sunday Concert by St. Mary’s Church Choir under direction of music director M. Katherine Jellison, 3 p.m. June 12, at St. Mary’s, 768 Ohio St. Free. 945-5018.

Bangor Yard sale, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. July 8 and 9, First United Methodist Church, 703 Essex St. Donations drop-off 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 5-7. 945-9567.

Bangor Vacation Bible school themed Panda Mania for children ages 4 (must be potty trained) to fifth grade (2011-2012), 9 a.m.-noon July 11-15, St. Mary’s Catholic Church and School, 768 Ohio St. For information or to register, Julie Lutz at 217-6740 or julie.lutz@portlanddiocese.org. Last enrollment June 15.

Bangor Saving Grace Thrift Shop, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, Grace United Methodist Church, 193 Union St. Entrance at the back door. Proceeds benefit church neighborhood missions. 942-8320.

Bangor Deeper Than Words, a weekly gathering for quiet prayer, guided meditation and Scripture study, 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays, Hammond Street Congregational Church, 28 High St. 862-5448.

Bangor First United Methodist Church free community meal, 4-6:30 p.m. Thursdays, 703 Essex St. 945-9567.

Bangor Our Lady of Wisdom prayer group, 6 p.m. Tuesdays, St. Jude Chapel in the sacristy of St. John Catholic Church, 207 York St. 942-6941.

Bar Harbor Morning prayer, 8:30 a.m. Tuesday-Saturday; contemplative prayer, 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays in the library; Sunday Eucharists, 7:30 and 10 a.m., St. Saviour’s Parish, 41 Mount Desert St. 288-4215. StSaviour@roadrunner.com.

Belfast The Society of Friends to hold Quaker meetings, 10 a.m. Sundays, Waterfall Arts, second floor of 256 High St. 338-3080.

Belfast Toddlers’ Playdate fall season, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 100 Court St. 338-2412. www.stmargaretsbelfast.org.

Belfast Co-Dependents Anonymous weekly meetings, 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays, Unitarian Universalist Church, 37 Miller St. Donations accepted but not required. www.codependents.org.

Brewer Meditation and communion, 8:30 a.m.; main worship service, 10:30 a.m., First United Methodist Church of Brewer, 40 South Main St. 989-7310.

Castine “Compassion,” sermon by the Rev. Mark Worth, 10:30 a.m. June 12, Unitarian Universalist Church on the common. 326-9083 or www.uucastine.org.

Exeter Sunday service, 10:30 a.m. New Beginnings Bible Church, Exeter Elementary School.

Hampden Son Surf Beach Bash vacation Bible school, 9 a.m.-noon June 27-July 1, Community Church of the Open Door, 270 Main Road North. Ages 4-12.

Lewiston Raoul Richard, O.P., will be ordained to the permanent diaconate at 10 a.m. June 11, at Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, conferred by the Most Rev. Robert M. Gay, Bishop Emeritus of Kabale, Uganda.

Medway Yard and bake sale, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 11, Milford Congregational Church, 100 Main Road. Hot dogs, homemade baked beans and brown bread. 827-7574.

Millinocket St. Martin’s Thrift Store, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 112 Maine Ave. Proceeds benefit the area Emergency Fuel Fund and Food Pantry. 723-4513.

Northeast Harbor Acadia Friends Meeting (Quakers), 9 a.m. Sundays, Neighborhood House, Main Street. 244-9466 or 288-9695.

Old Town Adoration, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.; Holy Hour, 11 a.m.-noon every Friday; prayer, 6:30-7:30 p.m. every Monday. Holy Family Church, Queen of Peace Chapel, 262 South Main St., 827-4000.

Orland Sunday service, 10:30 a.m. with the Franciscan community, Wayside Chapel, H.O.M.E. Co-op, Route 1. 469-7961.

Orono “What is the Quran?” 5:30-7 p.m. July 26, Islamic Center of Maine, 151 Park St. 866-3410.

Searsport Sermon series for older adults, 8:45 a.m. Sundays, North Searsport United Methodist Church, intersection of Mount Ephraim and Loop roads; 11 a.m. Sundays, Searsport United Methodist Church, Route 1. Afternoon worship for older adults who are homebound or in nursing care facilities in Searsport area, 3 p.m. transportation available. For transportation reservations, 548-2239.

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