Religion calendar for June 25, 2011

Posted June 24, 2011, at 8:36 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 Gospel music concert by The Hyssongs, 6 p.m. June 26, Messiah Baptist Church, 985 Union St. 947-7950.

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 Summer Seaquest vacation Bible school, 9 a.m.-noon June 27-July 1, for children ages four through eighth grade, Pilgrim Orthodox Presbyterian Church, 375 Mount Hope Ave. 942-8054 to register.

Bangor Vacation Bible school themed Panda Mania for children ages 4, must be potty trained, to fifth grade, 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.

Bucksport Special presentation by Bob Jones University Drama Ministry Team, 7 p.m. June 28, Evangelical Baptist Church, 16 Central St. 469-7121.

Castine “Two by Two,” sermon by guest minister the Rev. Scott Jones, 10:30 a.m. June 26, Unitarian Universalist Church on the common. 326-9083 or www.uucastine.org.

Ellsworth Fifth annual Yard Sale & Bake Sale & Lunch Wagon, 8 a.m.-noon, Saturday, June 25, St. Thomas Traditional Anglican Church, 373 Bangor Road. 667-2001.

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

Hampden Strawberry Festival fundraiser to benefit church programs, 4:30-6 p.m. July 9, Hampden Highlands United Methodist Church, 44 Kennebec Road. Adults, $8; children, $5; children under 4, free. 862-4195.

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.

Lincolnville Concert by pianist Sybil Clement Wentworth and her brother guitarist Phil Clement, 4 p.m. June 26, United Christian Church, 18 Searsmont Road, Route 173. Free but donations appreciated. 763-4526 or www.lincolnvilleucc.org.

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.

Rockland Benefit dinner for funding of local community needs, 5 p.m. July 2, Rockland Congregational Church, 180 Limerock St. Adults $10; children under 12 $5. 594-8656.

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.

Somerville Gospel concert by The Hyssongs, 6 p.m. July 3, South Somerville Baptist Church, corner of Route 17 and Hewett Road. Dell Hyssong will present a message at the 9:30 a.m. worship service. 549-5658.

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