"Good News" Online Paper for
Community and Commerce
Sebasticook Garden Club met on Thursday,
July 25th at a beautiful garden in
Exeter. The Club first toured the garden
and commenced with a picnic and
meeting. If interested in joining the
Sebasticook Garden Club contact
President Ann Hardwick at 207-416-4807.
|The Grange’s well has run dry and
a new one must be drilled immediately in order
to carry on scheduled and planned activities,
like the upcoming Smoke Off on Saturday,
September 14th and the annual Military
Appreciation Supper Saturday, October 19th.
Also, impacted are planned Halloween and
Christmas activities for community kids, as well
as various community activities which rent and
use the Grange facilities. The Grange has a
great history of community service and support
which it wants to continue. A Grange Well Fund
has been established. Your donations would be
greatly appreciated. Donations may be made at
KC’s General Store or the Parkman Town Office.
You can also mail a check, noting “Well Fund” on
the memo line, to Parkman Grange, P.O. Box 114,
Guilford ME 04443. Sue Manchester, the Parkman
Grange Master, can provide additional
information at 277-3942.
The Parkman Grange will host their first Great
Parkman Grange Smoke-Off on Saturday, September
14th. Contestants can win up to $200 in prizes.
Entry is free and you can get a discount on your
meat purchase with Herring Brothers. Register by
Saturday, August 31st. A pie auction will
also be taking place if you would like to bake a
pie. The public is invited to join and help
determine the ultimate Smoke Off winner on
Saturday, September 14th. For more information
or to register contact Carrie at 343-0706.
|The Newport Area
Senior Citizens will hold their next meeting on
Wednesday, August 21st, starting at 10:30 AM.
The meeting will be held in the American Legion
Hall on North Street in Newport. After the
meeting there will be a luncheon followed by an
auction to raise funds for future activities and
trips. Members are asked to bring entrees and/or
desserts, and items for the auction. Everyone 50
and older is welcome. Dues are only $2/meeting.