Chowder luncheon – Friday, June 17, 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 opf chowder, $13. All lunches include fresh baked bread, pickle, cookie and beverage. Takeouts available.
Bean supper – Saturday, June 18, 5-6 p.m., North Congregational Church, 22 Church Hill Road, Groveville (Buxton). Two kinds of beans, red hot dogs, cole slaw, chop suey, rolls, dessert, coffee and punch. $8.
Bean supper – Saturday, June 18, 5-6 p.m., Amvets Post 6, Route 100, New Gloucester. Two kinds of beans, brown bread, homemade biscuits, cole slaw, American chop suey and two tables of desserts. $7, $3.
Bean supper – Saturday, June 18, 5 and 6 p.m., North Windham Union Church, Route 302 (near Manchester School), Windham. Beans, red hot dogs, ham, homemade rolls and pies. $8, adults and teens; children free.
Free meal – Wednesday, June 22, 5-6 p.m., Westbrook Community Center, 426 Bridge St., Westbrook. Sponsored in collaboration with Wayside Food programs and Trinity Lutheran Church. Handicapped accessible and free parking.
VFW meal – Wednesday, June 22, 5-6:30 p.m., VFW Post 832, Peary Terrace, South Portland. Chicken parm sandwich, fries, pasta salad and dessert. $7.
Nonprofit organizations who want to list public meals should email information 10 days in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org.