American Journal – We Love to Eat 4/3


April 3, noon, Westbrook-Warren Congregational Church, 810 Main St., Westbrook. Roast pork. Suggested donation. $5.

Public lunch – Friday, April 4, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., North Yarmouth Congregational Church, 3 Gray Road, North Yarmouth. Homemade haddock chowder and desserts, a monthly special, and grilled sandwiches. Take out is available. All proceeds benefit the church’s local and global community.

Haddock dinner – Friday, April 4, 5-6:30 p.m., St. Anne’s Church, 299 Main St., Gorham. Sponsored by St. Anne’s Council of Knights of Columbus. Baked haddock, mashed potatoes, peas, cole slaw, dinner roll, beverage and homemade dessert. $9, $5.

Spaghetti supper – Friday, April 4, 5-7 p.m., Gorham Recreation Department, 75 South St., Gorham. A benefit sponsored by members of the Gorham Fire/Rescue Department to send two Gorham High School students, who have a rare visual disorder, to attend the 2014 Achromatopsia Convention in Florida. $7, $5.

Public supper – Saturday, April 5, 5 p.m., West Gorham Union Church, 190 Ossipee Trail (Route 25) three miles west of Gorham Village, Gorham. Three kinds of beans, hot dogs, chicken pie, American chop suey, casseroles, salads, homemade pies, coffee and punch. Ticket sales start at 4 p.m. $8, $3.

Bean supper – Saturday, April 5, 4:30-6 p.m., Hollis Lions Club, corner of routes 202 and 35, Hollis. Beans, hot dogs, chop suey and desserts. $8, $3.

Bean supper – Saturday, April 5, 5 and 6 p.m., Prides Corner Church, 235 Pride St., Westbrook. Beans, ham, macaroni and cheese, cole slaw, Italian bread, homemade pies and beverages. $8, $5.

Public supper – Saturday, April 5, 5-6 p.m., American Legion, 15 Lewiston Road, Gray. To support veterans and their families. Beans, chop suey, casseroles, cole slaw, hot dogs, breads and desserts. $8. $2.50; $15, couple.

Haddock dinner – Saturday, April 5, 5-6 p.m., Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, Route 302, North Windham. Sponsored by Knights of Columbus Council 10020 to benefit the Riding to the Top therapeutic riding center. Baked haddock, mashed potatoes, vegetable and cole slaw. $9, $4; family max, $25.

Roast beef supper – Saturday, April 5, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Scarborough Lions Den, 273 Gorham Road, Scarborough. All you can eat. Takeouts available. $9, $4.

Bean supper – Saturday, April 5, 5-6:30 p.m., Casco Lodge, 20 Mill St., Yarmouth. Three kinds of beans, macaroni & cheese, hot dogs, cole slaw, biscuits, homemade pies and beverages. $8, $4.

Free meal – Wednesday, April 9, 5:30-6 p.m., My Place Teen Center, 755 Main St., Westbrook. Sponsored in collaboration with Wayside Food Programs and hosted by Trinity Lutheran Church at the teen center. Use the Foster Street entrance. Handicapped accessible.

VFW dinner – Wednesday, April 9, 5-6:30 p.m., VFW Post 832, 50 Peary Terrace, South Portland. $7.

Community meal – Thursday, April 10, noon, Westbrook-Warren Congregational Church, 810 Main St., Westbrook. Meatloaf. Suggested donation $5.

Bean supper – Saturday, April12, 4:30-6 p.m,, Buxton Center Baptist Church, Route 22, Buxton. Two kinds of beans, red hot dogs, chop suey, cole slaw, homemade biscuits, dessert and beverage. $8, $4.

Turkey dinner –Saturday, April 12, 4:45-6 p.m., Highland Lake Grange No. 87, corner of Hardy Road and Route 302. Roast turkey, stuffing, vegetables, potatoes, gravy, bread, beverages and dessert. $8, $4.

Public supper – Saturday, April 12, 4:30-6 p.m., West Scarborough United Methodist Church, Route 1, Scarborough. Baked pea, kidney and vegetarian beans, red and brown hot dogs, American chop suey, cole slaw, gelatin salads, rolls, brown bread and pies. $8, $3.

To be included in this listing, nonprofit organizations planning public meals should email information at least 10 days in advance to Robert Lowell at