Category Archives: Lake Region Reader

Local authors to be part of Day’s Store 60th Birthday gala July 21

BELGRADE — Local authors Maureen Milliken, Earl Smith and Kate Cone will sell and sign their books as part of the festivities at Day’s Store 60th Birthday Party Saturday, July 21.
The book table will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; the overall celebration will be from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Donations sought for Readfield Union Meeting House lawn sale

READFIELD– The Union Meeting House on Church Road will hold a lawn sale 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, as part of the town’s festival activities.
Proceeds will go toward ongoing restoration work on the Meeting House, which is on the National Register of Historic Places.

Maranacook High School posts second semester honor roll

READFIELD — Maranacook High School recently posted its honor roll for the second semester of the 2017-18 school year.
Those who made the honor roll are:

Mount Vernon Community Center holds story night July 24

MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon Community Center and the Dr. Shaw Memorial Library will host the second annual “Stories from the Metroplex” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 24, at the center.

Monmouth Fair will be Aug. 1-4

MONMOUTH — The Momnouth Fair will be held Aug. 1 to 4 this year, with events for the whole family.
On Thursday, Aug. 1, there will be a pedal tractor pull, frying pan toss and hay bale toss.
Beano is every evening and all day Saturday and there are pig scrambles are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday afternoons. There will be a bike raffle every day.

Fayette resident named to Simmons College dean’s list

BOSTON — Isabel Violette Charland, of Fayette, Maine, was named to the 2018 spring semester dean’s list at Simmons College.

Central Maine DNA Interest Group will hold summer meetings in Sidney

SIDNEY — The Sidney Historical Society will host the Central Maine DIG meetings Saturday, July 21, and Saturday, Aug. 18, in the basement of the Sidney Grange, 2986 Middle Road.
A DIG, or DNA Interest Group, meets to discuss DNA testing, how to use it to uncover their ancestry, and expand their family trees.

Shoulder to Shoulder volunteers to help Jay Recreation Committee

The Shoulder to Shoulder group from Fayette Baptist Church recently volunteered to help Don LeClerc and Randy Easter, members of the Jay Recreation Committee, along with support from the Public Works Department. They stained the dugouts at French Falls Park, 28 French Falls Lane and the snowmobile shed at the Jay Recreation Area, 50 Water Tower Lane. (Submitted photo)

Kennebec Land Trust outdoor evening yoga offered July 26

FAYETTE — Beth Jones will lead an outdoor yoga class for all levels at Kennebec Land Trust’s Andrews Parcel at the Parker Pond Headland Preserve at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 26.

Fayette library announces summer programs, hours

FAYETTE — Underwood Memorial Library, 2006 Main St., will hold Summer Story Hour at 10 a.m. Thursday through Aug. 16.
The library also will hold an open house and book sale July 21 as part of the Fayette Community Day.