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HERITAGE DAY IN MONSON
Heritage Day in Monson will be held on Saturday, August 30th. The Monson Museum will be open from 9 AM to 3 PM for an Open House and special day for the children.
Improvements have been made inside the building including a partial new ceiling in the Museum area, new signage, additional items in the gift shop and the Monson antique fire truck.
From 12 to 3 PM the younger visitors will have a variety of activities to choose from including the Scandinavian heritage of many of the local youth. Tables and hostesses will be available to help the youngster make hair wreaths which is a traditional Midsummer event, painting Swedish wooden Dala horses, making a fairy house, decorating cookies, playing the Finnish game of Molkky, learning Finnish dance steps with instructions provided by members of the Finnish Farmers Club, researching their family in the research center with help from the staff, a paper Scavenger Hunt in the Museum and learn of Monson’s rich history. A tasting table will also be available where they can experience fruit soup, bulla’s traditional Swedish cookies and punch.
As a special treat the Monson Fire Department will hold an Open House. If you would like more information, please contact Estella Bennett at 876 3073.



MAINE FARM DAYS 2014
Misty Meadows Farm will host Maine Farm Days 2014 on Wednesday, August 20th and Thursday, August 21st from 9 AM to 4 PM. The farm invites the public to visit their entire operation. Maine Farm Days is an Agricultural Trade Show held on a working farm. Admission is free. Farm Days, Inc. joins the host family and others to sponsor this agricultural exhibition. The Stoughton family, owners of Misty Meadows Farm opens the farm up to the public but they do not stop farming. The public can see what is involved in the operation of a large dairy farm. Those who attended last year will see many changes.
The Conservation Tour has been redesigned with views of the barns and milking sheds. Additional “Soils Health” demonstrations and study plots have been added. The farm is approximately a thousand acre operation that milks about 600 cows, producing approximately 1.8 million gallons of milk annually.
Just follow the signs to Misty Meadows Farm on Hill Road in Clinton. Check out www.kcswcd.org and click on Maine Farm Days 2014 for details or find them on Facebook.



PISCATAQUIS VALLEY FAIR “A DOWN HOME COUNTRY FAIR”
ENTERS ITS 127TH YEAR
The Piscataquis Valley Fair will be taking place in Dover-Foxcroft from Thursday, August 21st through Sunday, August 24th..
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IT’S BACK TO SCHOOL TIME FOR AREA CHILDREN
It is back to school time for area children. We have compiled a list of area school start up dates as found on each individual school’s district websites.
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CORINNA PLANNING PIRATE’S FALL FEST
The Corinna Fall Fest will be held Saturday, September 13th.
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MCI ALUMNI ASSOCIATION TO JOIN
IN THE 2014 SPARKLE FUN
The Maine Central Institute Alumni Association is pleased
to announce they will be participating in the
Sebasticook Valley Chamber of Commerce annual Sparkle fundraiser.
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EVERGREEN PROGRAM PROVIDES HELP
FOR GRIEVING CHILDREN AND ADULTS

Evergreen, the Pine Tree Hospice Center for Grieving Children and Adults
will start a new season on Wednesday, September 24th from 7 to 8 PM.
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