Category Archives: Mountain Messenger

Franklin County students named to UMaine dean’s list

A number of Franklin County students made the University of Maine dean’s list for the spring semester. The university recognized 2,214 students for achieving dean’s list honors, of whom 1,634 are from Maine, 533 are from 31 other states and 47 are from 21 countries other than the U.S.
Students who achieved the dean’s list completed 12 or more credit hours in the semester and earned a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
Franklin County students on the list are:

Mad Science, Holman Day poetry, July 25 at Rangeley Maine Public Library

RANGELEY — Mad Science and the poetry of Maine writer Holman Day will both be featured at the Rangeley Public Library on Wednesday, July 25.

Rangeley historical programs on tap at RFA Lakeside Theater

RANGELEY — A pair of programs focusing on Rangeley’s history, sponsored by the Rangeley Lakes Regional Historical Societym will be held at the RFA Lakeside Theater.

Healthy Community Coalition mobile unit sets July Franklin County schedule

FARMINGTON — The Healthy Community Coalition has announced its upcoming schedule of free mobile health unit events.
A variety of education and free health screenings will be offered at each stop including blood pressure and cholesterol checks, colon cancer screening kits (FIT screening), and body composition analysis.
The schedule is as follows:

Pianist Kahn to play in Maine Reich benefit July 14

RANGELEY — The Wilhelm Reich Museum will host pianist Andy Kahn in a solo piano show to benefit the Wilhelm Reich Infant Trust.
The show will be 7:30 p.m., Saturday, July 14 at in the conference center at Orgonon on Dodge Pond Road.

Reuniting kids with nature, internet safety courses on tap at Rangeley library

RANGELEY — Reuniting kids with nature and internet safety courses are on tap for July 18 and 19 at Rangeley Public Library.
Brad Cook will share a message about reuniting kids with the great outdoors 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 18, at the library.

Two storywalks available this summer for young Rangeley readers

RANGELEY — The Rangeley Region Guides and Sportsmen’s Association and the Rangeley Public Library are both hosting storywalks, for young readers to enjoy the outdoor as well as literature.
The RRG&SA walk is “Animal Hide and Seek,” by Dahlov Ipcar and is along the Tim Baker Nature Trail.

DIVA show returns to Rangeley Maine July 26 through 30

RANGELEY — Tickets for Rangeley Friends of the Arts’ popular DIVA Show are now on sale.
The live, cabaret-style evening of music and dance is slated for Thursday and Friday, July 26 and 27, as well as Sunday and Monday, July 29 and 30.

RFA Lakeside Theater film schedule for summer set

RANGELEY — The RFA Lakes Theater, along with first-run movies, has some special independ films and film festivals scheduled for the summer. The theater is at 2493 Main St. Admission is charged for all shows. Scheduled screenings include:

One-woman show July 14 depicts Rangeley Lake pioneer

RANGELEY — The Rangeley Historical Society presents “Rangeley’s First Settlers: Jude Lamb in a One-Woman Show about Eunice Lakeman Hoar,” at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 14, at the RFA Lakeside Theater.