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LAKE HEBRON ICE-OUT CONTEST: The Narrow Guage Riders Snowmobile Club of Monson will be sponsoring the 2018 Lake Hebron Ice-Out Contest. Guess the date and time the ice officially goes out of Lake Hebron and win 50 percent of the proceeds. Tickets cost $5 each or 3/$10 and can be purchased from club members, at Lakeshore House Pub or at the Town Office. You can also contact 997-3364 for tickets. The last sale date for tickets will be held on Sunday, April 8th. All proceeds will benefit the grooming of the local trails.
YARD SALE ITEMS SOUGHT: The Newport VFW Post 11191 is now collecting yard sale items for it’s spring yard sale. Will clean out whole lots. For more information contact 207-341-2492.
BENEFIT SPAGHETTI SUPPER: Local Eagle Scout Candidate, Brenden Carter of Troop #63 will be hosting a spaghetti supper to benefit his Eagle Scout project on Saturday, March 24th. The fundraiser will be held at the St. Agnes Parish Church on 238 Detroit Street. The doors will open directly following the 4 PM Mass on Saturday, around 5 PM, at the Parish center next door. The project will include a memorial shrine to unborn children, and a bench on which to meditate. The meal is by donation. For more information visit Facebook at
The Unitarian Universalist Meeting House in Pittsfield will hold “This is My Path” featuring Vaughan Woodruff on Sunday, March 25th from 9:45 to 11 AM. The fourth Sunday series “This Is My Path” features a community leader and his or her "spiritual autobiography" as a means of both honoring the person and drawing everyone closer together in community. The Meeting House is located at 112 Easy Street.
COFFEE HOUSE: Garland Community Baptist will be hosting a Coffee House on Saturday, March 24th at 6:30 PM. No admission and all are welcome to attend to stop by for music and fellowship. The event will be held on 24 Oliver Hill Road. For more information contact 924-6475 or
DEXTER SPINNING GROUP: The March meeting of the Dexter Spinning Group will be held at the Abbott Memorial Library on Saturday, March 24th from 9:30 to 11:30 AM. Come join us! All fiber arts welcome. The church is located at 1 Church Street.
SUICIDE AWARENESS PREVENTION SEMINAR: Suicide in older adults is often overlooked, yet it is becoming one of the leading causes of death among this age group on Thursday, March 29th from 6 to 8:30 PM. Pine Tree Hospice will host a Suicide Awareness Prevention Seminar at the Mayo Regional Hospital Resource Center. Cheryl Morin, JD Foundation President, will lead the seminar on suicide awareness, with a focus on suicide in older adults. This will include warning signs, risk factors and protective factors as well as how to intervene with someone who may be suicidal. RSVP by calling Pine Tree Hospice at 564-4346 or email For more information on the JD Foundation, go to
Come one, come all to the American Legion Warrior Race and Fun Run on Saturday, May 26th. The Dover Foxcroft American Legion invites the public to join them for their 1st Annual Race to bring awareness to veteran issues, while building camaraderie within the community and to help raise money to provide assistance to veterans and family members. Come out and enjoy as a race participant, volunteer, event sponsor, or simply to support the participants. For more information see any Dover Foxcroft Legion member or visit Facebook@American Legion Post 29, Dover Foxcroft or contact 207-564-8550.
TWO-ACT COMEDY PLAY: The Hartland - St. Albans Lions Club will host another performance by the Levi Stewart Community Theater. The two-act comedy "Hoodwinked and Hoodooed”, written by Ray Sheers, will be performed on Saturday, March 24th at 7 PM. Tickets for the play are $6 and can be purchased at Nettie's Restaurant in Hartland, Sunrise Cafe and Bakery in St. Albans and at Indian Lake Market in St. Albans or at the door. Refreshments will be made available by the St. Albans Union Church youth group. All proceeds from ticket sales are used to fund the many community services provided by the Lions Club. The play will be held at the St. Albans Town Hall auditorium. This play is produced by special arrangement with Brooklyn Publishers, LLC.
WINTER CARNIVAL: The Hartland Baptist Church will be hosting a Winter Carnival on Saturday, March 24th from 10 AM to 2 PM. There will be food, games, prizes and more. All are welcome to attend. The church is located at 10 Elm Street.
Hartland Baptist Church will present a play based on the last days of Christ on Sunday, April 1st at 6 PM. This play involves over 30 actors. It will be held at the Hartland Baptist Church at 10 Elm Street. Contact 938-4250 for more information.
MEMBERS MEETING: The Central Maine Country Music Association will be holding a members only meeting and potluck on the last Monday of each month. The next meeting will be held on Monday, March 26th from 5:30 to 9 PM at the American Legion Hall. For more information contact 416-3753.
The Corinna Cancer Prayer and Support Group will meet every third Tuesday of the month from 4 to 5 PM at the Corinna United Methodist Church Parsonage (the house next to the church) on the Dexter Road. The next meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 20th. Meetings are open to anyone in the community or the surrounding communities that has been touched by Cancer. For more information contact Carol at 278-7952.
The Corinna United Methodist Church is hosting a Free Community Luncheon on Wednesday, March 21st at 11 AM. Lunch will be served at 11:30 AM. All are welcome to attend and enjoy lunch and fellowship. The church is located at 16 Dexter Road.