Free dinner – Thursday, May 23, 5:30-6:30 p.m., St. Peters Episcopal Church, 678 Washington St., Portland.
Chowder luncheon – Friday, May 24, 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. Takeout available.
Haddock supper buffet – Saturday, May 25, 5 p.m., Living Waters Church, Parker Farm Road, Buxton. Suggested donation $8, $4; $20, family.
Community benefit supper – Saturday, May 25, 5-6 p.m., Buxton United Methodist Church, 276 Chicopee Road, Buxton. To help local seniors with heat and electric bills. Baked ham, beans, casseroles, dessert and coffee. $5, $3.
Free community meal – Wednesday, May 29, 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.
Boy Scouts pancake breakfast – Saturday, June 1, 7-9:30 a.m., Riverbank Park, Main Street, Westbrook. Sponsored by Boy Scout Troop 87. Pancakes (regular, blueberry, and chocolate chip), French toast, eggs, sausages, baked beans, corned beef hash and beverages. $6, $3.
Nonprofit organizations who want to list public meals should email information 10 days in advance to [email protected]