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BICENTENNIAL QUILT
 HONORS FARM COMMUNITY

Donna Laux displays the
Farm Girl Quilt designed by Lori Holt.

As part of Pittsfield's Bicentennial Celebration, the quilt was made in honor of its agricultural history. This 79” X 92” quilt is a combined effort of the area quilters and Mill Pond Quilters who assembled it and Jan Frost who incorporated bicentennial dates and historic names into her quilting stitches. The quilt can be seen as part of the Bicentennial Art Show on Friday, April 26th through Sunday, April 28th that the UU Meeting House. This historical quilt will be raffled off at the Bicentennial Quilt Show on Friday, August 2nd and Saturday, August 3rd at the UU Meeting House. The proceeds will benefit the Train Depot Museum and the UU Meeting House. Raffle tickets will be available at the Pittsfield Town Office, the Bicentennial Head Quraters on Main Street and other local venues. For more information contact 487-5088.



SEWING CLUB PARTICIPATES IN PILLOWCASE CHALLENGE

American Patchwork and Quilting magazine is challenging sewers nation wide to donate a million pillowcases to local charities. Members of Harmony Elementary School’s after school Sewing Club were excited to join the challenge. They recently finished the pillowcases and voted to donate them to the Redington Memorial Home in Skowehegan.






WAYSIDE GRANGE THEATRE TURNS 100 YEARS OLD
Since 1919 and through war and peace, economic depressions and booms,
the Grange hall in North Dexter has provided the community with social events.

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SAVE THE DATE ANAH SHRINE CIRCUS
The Bangor Anah Shrine Circus is once again,
coming to town on Friday, April 26th through Sunday, April 28th.

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MOOSEHEAD LAKE FISHING REPORT THISSELL POND UPDATE
Guest column by Tim Obrey, Regional Fisheries Biologist
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FAITH-IN-ACTION MINISTRY ANNOUNCES DIAPER BANK
Faith-In-Action Ministry would like to announce that it has begun a donation drive for diapers.
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MAINE SENIOR FARM SHARE PROGRAM OFFICIALLY BEGINS
The Maine Senior FarmShare Program will provide
16,000 senior citizens with free fresh produce this year.

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