The MAINE NEWS CALENDAR of Events is updated and published online daily. The “calendar week” begins on Saturday and submissions for the digital calendar should be emailed a week or more in advance. Submissions for print should be at least two weeks before the event. Our deadline chart can be found at www.turnerpublishing.net/pdf/Deadlines.pdf. To add an event to either calendar, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Weeks in listing are Saturday through the following Friday.
Listings for events that are three days, or ongoing, are below single and two-day events; regular monthly and weekly meetings and events, listed by town, are at the end.
WEEK OF FEB. 8-14
Feb. 13 — “Photography, Memory, and the Civil War,” with Libby Bischof, Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain Civil War Roundtable, free, open to public, 7 p.m. Morrell Room at Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St.
Feb. 14 — Food for Thought presentation on organic and healthy food; doors open 11:30 a.m.. room 170, L/A College, Westminster Street, Lewiston, 207-753-6610.
Feb. 14 — Public ham and bean supper, 4:30-6 p.m., First Universalist Church, 479 Main St., Norway, in the church concert hall, (rain date Feb. 21), 207-744-2068 or 207) 743-2828.
Feb. 14 — Game Night, Mount Vernon Community Center, 6 p.m.
Feb. 14 — Table at Norway Grange Valentine’s Day celebration 6-8 p.m., family friendly, free pizza, popcorn, Norway Grange, 15 Whitman St., Norway, email@example.com.
WEEK OF FEB. 15-21
Feb. 15 — Franklin County Children’s Task Force annual children’s festival, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Mt. Blue Campus, Farmington, free, open to public, low-cost food.
Feb. 15 — Michael J. Rowe Memorial Ice Fishing Derby, Wilson Lake, Wilton, includes free ice-fishing clinic for all ages, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., registration begins 6 a.m., 207-779-7721.
Feb. 15 — Otisfield Winter Carnival 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m. at Otisfield Community Hall, 292 Oxford Road, and town office, 403 Route 121, Otisfield, www.otisfieldme.gov, 207-627-7033, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Feb. 15 — Eighth annual Spruce Mountain Sled-In and Winter Family Festival Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., French Falls Park, French Falls Lane, Jay.
Feb. 15 — John Christie Heritage Classic, noon-6 p.m., Sugarloaf Inn, Carrabassett Valley, free admission, silent auction noon-5 p.m., live auction 5:30 p.m., cocktail reception from 4-6 p.m, history reception, “Tales from the 1971 World Cup Races,” 5 p.m., www.skimuseumofmaine.org.
Feb. 15 — 22nd Rangeley Public Library annual spaghetti supper, 5-7 p.m. undercroft of the Church of the Good Shepherd, Main Street $12; $5 for children under 12, raffle, jars of spaghetti and meatballs for sale.
Feb. 15 — Rangeley Lakes Friends of the Arts reception for high school students Poetry Out Loud art exhbition, 5:30 p.m., free, open to public, cash bar, Lakeside Contemporary Art Gallery, lobby of the RFA Lakeside Theater, 2493 Main St. Rangeley, rangeleyarts.org.
Feb. 15 — Special Olympics fundraiser, Valentine’s dinner dance beginning at 6 p.m., Amvets Post 33, Main Street, Jay, tickets sold in advance, members and guests, 207-897-2640, 207-897-4112.
Feb. 15 — Eleventh annual Father Daughter Valentine’s Dance, 6-8 p.m., MTM Community Center, 18 School St., Lisbon Falls, hosted by Positive Change Lisbon and Lisbon Recreation Dept., tickets available at Lisbon Recreation Department Feb. 3-12 or at the door; email@example.com.
Feb. 15 — February Frolix program featuring the Sandy River Ramblers, a bluegrass band, in concert, 6:30 p.m., Mount Vernon Community Center, 2 Main St., Mount Venon. Snacks will be available at intermission. For more information, call 207-397-2241.
Feb. 16 — Rangeley Winterpaloozah, hosted by Rangeley Skating Club and the Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Haley Pond, Rangeley, 207 864-5571 or 207-864-2771.
Feb. 16 — Family Fun Day, 11 a.m., Western Mountains Baptist Church, 928 Carrabassett Road, following worship service, bonfire, hot dogs, marshallows, hot chocolate (provided by church) and a place to warm up, potluck lunch, sliding and more, free, all invited.
Feb. 19 — “An Authentic Mess: Dispatches from the Beauty Battlefield,” presented by UMA Cultural Events Committee, free, open to public, noon, Michael Klahr Center, Augusta campus, 46 University Drive, mature themes (not for young children), 207-621-3531 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Feb. 19 — Group sledding, 1 p.m. behind Dr. Shaw Memorial Library, Mount Vernon, hot chocolate at the library, 207-293-2565.
Feb. 19 — Kennebec Historical Society “Lost Indian Tribes of Western Maine” 6:30 p.m. Hope Baptist Church, 726 Wester Ave., Manchester, free, open to public, donations accepted.
Feb. 20 — Great Falls Forum featuring Dr. Francis Eanes, visiting assistant professor of environmental studies at Bates College, talk titled “Conflict, Consensus and Community in the Future of Auburn’s Ag Zone;” noon to 1 p.m., Callahan Hall, Lewiston Public Library, 200 Lisbon St., Lewiston, free, provide own lunch, 207-513-3135 or LPLReference@gmail.com
Feb. 21 –UMA free dental cleanings and exams for children , UMA Dental Hygience Clinic, 201 Texas Ave., Bangor, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. call 207-262-7872 to book free appointment. For kids who don’t have dental care.
Feb. 21 — Mr. Drew and His Animals Too, 11 a.m., Auburn Public Library, 49 Spring St., free, open to public, and open to the public, 207-333-6640 ext.3.
Feb. 21 — Wine and cheese reception for artist Jillian Herrigel 4:30-6 p.m., free, open to public, Carrabassett Valley Library & Community Center, Carrabassett Valley Library, 3209 Carrabassett Drive, Carrabassett Valley, www.carrabassettvalley.org/public-library.
Feb. 21 — Table at Norway Grange free Bingo with prizes 6-8 p.m., family friendly, free pizza, popcorn, Norway Grange, 15 Whitman St., Norway, email@example.com.
Feb. 21 — Valentine Sweets and Swap, featuring baker Shari Hamilton, of Hello Good Pie, 6 p.m., Belgrade Public Library, 124 Depot St., free, open to public, part of Cabin Fever Reliever Series; Hamilton will share baking secrets; participants should bring a contaner of sweets to swap and end empty containter to print swapped sweets home in.l Belgrade@belgrade.lib.me.us or check the library’s Facebook page, Belgrade Public Library.
WEEK OF FEB. 22-28
Feb. 22 — Make-a-Wish sleigh rides fundraiser, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., provided by Farmers Draft Horse, Mule and Pony Club, Ring Family Farm, 1833 Hill Road, Canaan, 207-314-6229.
Feb. 22 — Free skiing, family-friendly activities, snowshoes on loan, Quarry Road Trails Winter Fun Day, 300 Quarry Road, Waterville, 207-616-6186 or quarryroad.org. Welcome Center open, 10 a.m.-4 p,m., to provide equipment rentals and loan snowshoes.
Feb. 22 — AARP Tax Aid for seniors, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Dr. Shaw Memorial Library, Mount Vernon, call the library at 207-293-2565 for appointment.
Feb. 22 — The Casco Village Church Soup, Chili and Chowder Challenge, 4:30-6 p.m. 941 Meadow Road (Route 121), Casco, $8; $5 children 8 and under, $21 max for families with young children. Salads, rolls, desserts, beverages included, 207-627-4282.
Feb. 22 — Bean and casserole supper, 5 p.m., Auburn United Methodist Church, 439 Park Ave., Auburn, Park Avenue Pickers perform at 4:30 p.m., 207-782-3972.
Feb. 22 — V-Day Auburn 2020 presentation of “The Vagina Monologues,” 7 p.m., First Universalist Church,169 Pleasant St. (across from Dairy Joy), Auburn, 207-783-0461 or www.auburnuu.org.
Feb. 23 — Pancakes and Poetry free winter poetry series, 11 a.m. First Universalist Church of Turner Center, l450 Turner Center Road, Turner, 207-458-6387 or Jenifer Talbot at 207-754-1129.
Feb. 23 — Stan Keach & Julie Davenport, in Music for Mavis 2020 Cabin Fever Coffee House Concert Sunday Series, free [hat will be passed], 2-4 p.m., downstairs under the Turner Library in the Community Room, 98 Mathew’s Way, Route 117, Turner, bring cookies to share, coffee and tea provided, 207-754-0954.
Feb. 23 — Reception for Higher Forms of Art exhibition, 3-5 p.m., Danforth Gallery, Jewett Hall, 46 University Drive, Augusta, (snow date 4-6 p.m. Feb. 24).
Feb. 23 — Denmark Arts Center Songwriting Circle concert and potluck meal, 4 p.m. Arts Center, 8 Hancock Ave., Hiram, free, bring food, 207-625-4549.
Feb. 24 — Lewiston-Auburn College Franco-American reading series, Steven Riel, editor-in-chief of the Franco-American literary e-journal “Résonance,” 7 p.m., Room 170, Lewiston-Auburn College of the University of Southern Maine on Westminster Street, Lewiston.
Feb. 25 — Creative nonfiction writing workshop, “Where to Begin, How to Begin,” 4-6 p.m., hosted by Colby professor Michael Burke, open anyone 18 or older, limited to 20 participants; registration required wplcreativenonfiction20.eventbrite.com.
Feb. 25 — Free family workshop on fish, freedom and the settling of the State of Maine by painting a wooden fish for exhibit, sponsored by Upstream, 6-7 p.m. in the Children’s Room, Gardiner Public Library, 152 Water St., Gardiner. in the Children’s Room, Gardiner Public Library, 152 Water St., Gardiner, 207-582-0213.
Feb. 26 — AARP Maine Skowhegan Coffee Talk, Paul B. Frederic, author of “Canning Gold: Northern New England’s sweet corn industry,” featured speaker, 9:30-11 a.m., Millers’ Table, Maine Grains, Skowhegan. Canceled if weather is bad.
Feb. 28 — Benefit supper for Ross and Brenda Gagne, who lost home in a fire, hosted by Turner Fire and Rescue Department and Linda Ellsmore, 5-9 p.m., Boofy Quimby Hall, Turner.
Feb. 28 — Author Caroleen “Mac” Dudley, “Where the Wild River Flows,” Shelburne Trails Club/Mahoosuc Land Trust Speaker Series, 6 p.m., free, open to public, light refreshments, Shelburne Town Hall, 74 Village Road, Shelburne, N.H.
Feb. 28 — Table at Norway Grange open mic/karaoke 6-8 p.m., family friendly, free pizza, popcorn, Norway Grange, 15 Whitman St., Norway, firstname.lastname@example.org.
WEEK OF FEB. 29-MARCH 6
Feb. 29 — Leap Day Brunch, 11 a.m., Mount Vernon Community Center, free, open to public.
Feb. 29 — Grand Final Concert and Sing-A-Long, Greg Hatt and Students, 3 p.m., Dr. Shaw Memorial Library, Mount Vernon, open to public, free, snacks provided.
March 1 — American Legion Harry J. Conway Post 135 monthly public Community Breakfast, 7:30-10 a.m., $8, World War II veterans, kids under 10, eat for free, 40 Island Road, Sabattus.
March 1 — Kevin Libby in Music for Mavis 2020 Cabin Fever Coffee House Concert Sunday Series, free [hat will be passed], 2-4 p.m., downstairs under the Turner Library in the Community Room, 98 Mathew’s Way, Route 117, Turner, bring cookies to share, coffe and tea provided, 207-754-0954.
March 5 — Gardiner Library Association speaker series “Historic Maine in 3-D,” Maine State Museum Director Bernard Fishman. 6:30 p.m. free, open to all.
WEEK OF MARCH 7-13
March 7 — Congregational Church of East Sumner Community Potluck Supper, 5:30 p.m., participants may bring a dish to share, donations accepted, 50 Main St. (Route 219), East Sumner Village, raffle of food, household items, all proceeds benefit church outreach, Ben at 207-388-2609 or Bill at 207-388-2263.
March 12 — Free family workshop on fish, freedom and the settling of the State of Maine by painting a wooden fish for exhibit, sponsored by Upstream, 2:30-4 p.m., Gardiner Public Library Reading Room, 152 Water St., Gardiner, 207-582-0213.
WEEK OF MARCH 14-20
March 14 — Ski Museum of Maine Legends Tom Kendall nordic race, Black Mountain, 39 Glover Road, Rumford, 207-265-2023.
March 14 — Maine Bicentennial Celebration Potluck, 6 p.m. Kents Hill School Dining Hall, Readfield, free, open to public, bring a dish to share.
March 15 — The Grown Ups in Music for Mavis 2020 Cabin Fever Coffee House Concert Sunday Series, free [hat will be passed], 2-4 p.m., downstairs under the Turner Library in the Community Room, 98 Mathew’s Way, Route 117, Turner, bring cookies to share, coffe and tea provided, 207-754-0954.
March 20 — Retired Maine game warden, author Roger Guay, 6 p.m. part of the Belgrade Public Library Cabin Fever Reliever series, warm comfort food refreshments, free, open to public, Belgrade Public Library, 124 Depot Road, Belgrade, Belgrade@belgrade.lib.me.us, Belgrade Public Library on Facebook.
WEEK OF MARCH 21-27
March 23 — Lewiston-Auburn College Franco-American reading series, Ron Currie Jr. 7 p.m., Room 170, Lewiston-Auburn College of the University of Southern Maine on Westminster Street, Lewiston.
WEEK OF MARCH 28-APRIL 3
March 28 — Bean and casserole supper, Auburn United Methodist Church, 439 Park Ave., Auburn, entertainment by Park Avenue Pickers, music begins at 4:30, dinner 5 p.m. 207-782-3972.
March 28 — Readfield U Celebration Potluck, 5:30 p.m, Maranacook High School Dining Room. Snow date is Sunday, March 29, free, open to public, bring a dish to share.
WEEK OF APRIL 4-10
April 4 — Congregational Church of East Sumner Community Potluck Supper, 5:30 p.m., participants may bring a dish to share, donations accepted, 50 Main St. (Route 219), East Sumner Village, raffle of food, household items, all proceeds benefit church outreach, Ben at 207-388-2609 or Bill at 207-388-2263.
April 5 — Hurry Down Sunshine, with Stan Davis and Brian Kavanah, in Music for Mavis 2020 Cabin Fever Coffee House Concert Sunday Series, free [hat will be passed], 2-4 p.m., downstairs under the Turner Library in the Community Room, 98 Mathew’s Way, Route 117, Turner, bring cookies to share, coffe and tea provided, 207-754-0954.
April 9 — Gardiner Library Association speaker series: “An Architectural Legacy: Buildings from the Time of Statehood in Old Gardinerstown and Beyond” by Maine Historic Preservation Commission Director Kirk Mohney, 6:30 p.m., fre, open to all.
WEEK OF APRIL 11-17
April 13 — Properties, Trails & History of Somerset Woods, slide presentation by Jack Gibson, 6:30 p.m. meeting, 7 p.m. program, Embden Historical Society Embden Community Center, 797 Embden Pond Road, Embden, 207-612-8887.
WEEK OF APRIL 25-MAY 1
April 27 — Lewiston-Auburn College Franco-American reading series David Vermette, “A Distinct Alien Race: The Untold Story of Franco-Americans,” 7 p.m., Room 170, Lewiston-Auburn College of the University of Southern Maine on Westminster Street, Lewiston. www.thememoirnetwork.com or call 207-353-5454.
May 2 — Congregational Church of East Sumner Community Potluck Supper, Mexican and American food 5:30 p.m., participants may bring a dish to share, donations accepted, 50 Main St. (Route 219), East Sumner Village, raffle of food, household items, all proceeds benefit church outreach, Ben at 207-388-2609 or Bill at 207-388-2263.
May 7 — Embden Historical Society Town House and grounds cleanup, 9 a.m., rain date is May 8, 751 Cross Town Road, Embden, 207-612-8887.
May 11 — Forks of the Kennebec, by Marilyn Gondek, Embden Historical Society, 6:30 p.m. meeting, 7 p.m. program, Embden Town House, 751 Cross Town Road, Embden, 207-612-8887.
June 8 — History and Tour of the South Solon Meeting House, by Andy Davis. Car pool to Solon Meeting House, 1 Meeting House Road, from Embden Town House, 751 Cross Town Road, 6:30 p.m., 207-612-8887.
July 13 — The 1947 Fires in Maine, Could it Happen Again? Two old short films; discussion by Kent Nelson, forest ranger specialist, 6:30 p.m. meeting, 7 p.m. program, Embden Town House, 751 Cross Town Road, Embden, 207-612-8887.
Aug. 10 — Winter Walk in Maine and Labrador, by Alexandra Conover-Bennett, Embden Historical Society, 6:30 p.m. meeting, 7 p.m. program, Embden Town House, 751 Cross Town Road, Embden, 207-612-8887.
Sept. 14 — Embden Historical Society annual pot luck meal, meeting and election of officers, social time, 4:30 p.m.; meal, 5 p.m., home of Jim and Jenny Lightbody, 133 Kennebec River Road, with tour of the Lightbody Museum, 207-612-8887.
Oct. 13: — Embden’s Changes Over the Last 200 Years, by Bob Donovan, Embden Historical Society, 6:30 p.m. meeting, 7 p.m. program, Embden Town House, 751 Cross Town Road, Embden, 207-612-8887.
Nov. 9 — Embden Historical Society Harvest Fest, pot luck and Yankee swap, bring potluck main dish or salad & $5 unisex wrapped gift to swap, 6:30 p.m. Embden Town House, 751 Cross Town Road, Embden, 207-612-8887.
EVENTS THREE DAYS AND LONGER
Jan. 2-Feb. 28 Jillian Herrigel art exhibition, Carrabassett Valley Library, 3209 Carrabassett Drive, Carrabassett Valley, www.carrabassettvalley.org/public-library.
Jan. 13-Feb. 22 — “Joy of Art” exibit featuring Maine artists, Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside Road, free, open to public, 207-725-1727, www.topshamlibrary.org.
Feb. 2-23 — Higher Forms of Art exhibition, featuring artwork by high school students, Danforth Gallery, in Jewett Hall, 46 University Drive; gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday.
Feb. 21-23 — “High School Musical Jr.” performances by Monmouth Community Players (MCPKids!), Friday, 7 p.m.; Saturday, 2 and 7 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m.; Cumston Hall, 796 Main St., Monmouth; tickets available through www.monmouthcommunityplayers.org; for more information, 207-370-9566 , email@example.com.
Feb. 28-March 1 — Somerset SnowFest, in Skowhegan, Madison, Canaan, visit Somerset SnowFest Facebook page for updates and details.
Feb. 29-March 14 — Waterville Public Library book sale, during regular library hours, 73 Elm St., firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 207-872-5433.
March 1-April 5 — Sunday afternoon Lenten concerts, featuring area organists, 2 p.m., First Baptist Church, 1 Park St., Waterville, 207-872-5741.
March 2-28 — Readfield U “pop up university,” neighbors sharing their skills and knowledge with neighbors, free, open to public, full details and schedule available at town offices, libraries and post offices in the Readfield area, online at www.readfieldu.org. Cuiminates with potluck 5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at Maranacook High School (Snow date is March 29).
WEEKLY, MONTHLY MEETINGS, EVENTS
Androscoggin County Republican Committee, second Thursday every month, Auburn City Hall. 207-576-9096.
Lewiston-Auburn Rotary Club board meetings, last Thursday of the month, 7 a.m., Roy’s Restaurant, 11 a.m. The Village Inn, Auburn, dates subject to change, 207-713-7045.
Rose’s Room, support for those with incarcerated loved one, third Wednesday of the month, 7-8:30 p.m., St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, 78 Pleasant St., 207-998-2547.
VFW Post 1603, second Wednesday of the month, 6:30 p.m. 588 Minot Ave., 207-783-2561.
Augusta Age Friendly Committee knitting group, 10 a.m.-noon Mondays, Buker Community Center, 26 Armory St. 207-626-2350.
Food Addicts in Recovery meetings, free, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays; 1 p.m. Thursdays, Emmanual Church, 209 Eastern Ave.
Kennebec Beekeepers Association, 6:30-8:30 p.m., second Thursday of the month, Viles Arboretum, 153 Hospital St. mainebeekeepers.org/kennebec-beekeepers.
Bridgton Easy Riders snowmobile club, second Friday of the month, includes pot-luck supper, 6 p.m. September through April, Bridgton Community Center. New members are always welcome.
Friends of the Bridgton Public Library, 9:30 a.m. second Tuesday of the month, Bridgton Public Library, 1 Church St.
Lakes Region Substance Awareness Coalition, second Thursday of the month, 4:30-6 p.m., Bridgton Municipal Complex, Iredale Street, 207-803-9987.
Connected Singles, 7-9 p.m., first Monday of the month, (nondenominational), St. Charles Borromeo Church, 132 McKeen St., 207-725-1266 or 207-725-8386.
Maine Chapter of FFRF, Defending the 1st Amendment, Separation of Church/State, 10 a.m.-noon, second Saturday of the month, Curtis Memorial Library, ffrfmaine.org. 207-613-7080.
Pejepscot Genealogical Society, 2 p.m., second Sunday of the month, Morrell meeting room, Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St. 207-833-5430.
Toastmasters, first and third Tuesday of the month, 6:30-8 p.m., Maine Technology Institute, 8 Venture Ave., 207-241-2294 or 2156.toastmastersclubs.org.
The Jones Dance Band, 7-10 p.m. every Saturday, Buckfield Masonic Hall, 4 High St., $5 donation, Facebook page The Jones Dance Band Playing in Buckfield.
Country Sunday/Open Mic, 1-4 p.m., second & fourth Sunday of the month, Embden Community Center, 797 Embden Pond Road, admission by donation, kitchen is open, 207-566-7302.
Embden Community Center public suppers, second Saturday of the month except December, 5 p.m. $8, $4 for under 12, 207-566-7302.
Farmington Rotary, 7 a.m. Thursdays, North Dining Hall, UMF campus.
Rose’s Room, support for those with incarcerated loved one, fourth Wednesday of the month, 7-8:30 p.m. St. Joseph Church, 133 Middle St., 207-491-2527.
Sandy River Center community education programs, open to public. Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, 1 p.m. first Wednesday; SeniorsPlus, 9 a.m., second Wednesday; United Way, 10 a.m. third Tuesday; SEARCH program of Catholic Charities, 1 p.m. fourth Wednesday; NorthStar Community Paramedicine, 10 a.m. fourth Thursday. Diane Price 207-778-6591 ext 215.
The Coffee Break, social gathering, weekly 10:30 a.m. Thursdays, Underwood Library, 2006 Main St. 207-685-3778, email@example.com.
Gardiner/Augusta Lions Community Market, with vendors, crafters, exhibitors and fix-it services, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., last Saturday of the month, 25 Lions Ave., Gardiner.
Morse Memorial Library book discussion, third Thursday every other month beginning in January; 2 p.m. January, November; 5:30 p.m. March, May, July, September. Attend any or all, comment on Facebook, 105 Main St., 207-946-5544, www.morse.lib.me.us.
Jay Historical Society, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. second and fourth Saturday of the month May-September; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. three consecutive holiday days Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day. Free admission. 207-500-2402, firstname.lastname@example.org
Center for Wisdom’s Women French-speaking women;s group, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays, 97 Blake St. 207-513-3922, www.wisdomswomen.org.
Office hours for state legislative delegation, open to all, fourth Saturday of the month except May (May 16), November (Nov. 21) and December (none held), 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Couture Room, Lewiston Public Library, 200 Lisbon St. Facebook: bit.ly/lewiston2020officehours.
The Table at Norway Grange, free community breakfasts, 8-9 a.m. Saturdays; Norway Grange Hall, 15 Whitman St.
Snow Pond Seniors, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesdays, Snow Pond Senior Center, 47 Heath St., 207-649-7274
Sewing/Craft group, 1-3:30 p.m. Wednesday except third Wednesday, East Otisfield Free Baptist Church, 231 Rayville Road, free, 207-461-1995, email@example.com.
Community Lunch, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. third Wednesday, Community Hall, 292 Oxford Road, 207-539-4368.
Friday Walking Group, 9 a.m., Community Hall, carpools to site, email firstname.lastname@example.org to get on list.
Contra dances, 6:30-9 p.m., for all ages, fourth Saturday of month, Facebook Otisfield Contra Dance, 207-539-3072.
Anderson Staples American Legion Post, 112 King St., meets at 7 p.m. second Monday of month; all veterans welcome, 207-595-4200.
Ladies “Something to do Club,” 10 a.m.-noon, Wednesday, .games, fellowship, food, prizes, encouraging words, Celebration Church, 126 Manson Road, 207-368-6266 or 207-756-4443.
Prayer Shawl Ministry knitting/crocheting group, weekly, 9-10:30 a.m., Wednesdays, Randolph United Methodist Church, 16 Asbury St., 207-767-3024.
Sabattus Rec Club Running Program, weekly 6 p.m. Wednesdays, year-round, Mixer’s parking lot, Sabattus Road, all ages/abiities,email@example.com, Sabattus Rec Club Running Program Facebook.
Free weekly Wednesday night practice for North Country Traditional Music Orchestra, 7-9 p.m., Shelburne Town Hall, 74 Village Road, 603-915-0856.
Skowhegan Sportsman’s Club, 7 p.m., second Thursday of the month, 857 East River Road, Skowhegan, 207-649-1238, skowhegansportsmansclub.org.
Oxford Hills Business After Hours, first Thursday of the month, 5:30 to 7 p.m., venue changes, 207-743-2281.
Topsham Garden Club, noon, second Wednesday of month, Topsham Library, 25 Foreside Road, free, open to public, bring lunch, drinks and dessert provided.
Downtown Waterville Summer Farmers Market, 2-6 p.m. Thursday until Thursday before Thanksgiving, Riverwalk at Head of Falls.
Lakes Christian Fellowship weekly basketball night for boys and girls, 7th grade through young adults, 6 to 8 p.m., Temple Academy Gym, 60 West River Rd, Waterville.
Cary Library First Saturday, first Saturday of the month, 9 a.m.-noon, Williams House, 14 Old Winthrop Road. Book sale, boutique breakfast, more. 207-685 3612.
Wayne Area Garden Club winter meetings, 6:30 p.m., third Thursday of the month, Ladd Recreation Center, 26 Gott Road, January through May and September and October. Wayne.
Aspired Amputees Support Group, 2 p.m., second Wednesday of the month, Town Office, 17 Highland Ave.;, email Ann Lindholdm firstname.lastname@example.org