Yocom to discuss Brothers Grimm in Shiretown Bookers lecture series Nov. 10

FARMINGTON — Local writer Peggy Yocom will speak on the darker side of fairy tales in a talk hosted by the Shiretown Bookers. The presentation…

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Fatty Eating Contest Oct. 10 will benefit Greater Franklin Food Council

KINGFIELD — The Fatty Eating Contest will be held at 5 p.m. Oct. 10, at Rolling Fatties, 268 Main St. The gist: Eat three classic…

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Mount Blue Area Garden Club Oct. 15 talk topic is butterflies

FARMINGTON — The Mount Blue Area Garden Club will once again host Ronald Butler, who will speak about butterflies. The public is welcome to attend…

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ArtsFarmington will present ‘A Night in Havana’ Oct. 24

FARMINGTON — ArtsFarmington will present “A Night in Havana!” by pianist George Lopez, who is passionate about Cuban composers and their works, Thursday, Oct. 24….

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Sugarloaf Art Show is Oct. 12, 13, during homecoming weekend

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — The annual Sugarloaf Art Show, sponsored by UpCountry Artists, will be Saturday, Oct. 12, and Sunday, Oct. 13, at the Sugarloaf Base…

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Sandy River & Rangeley Lakes Railroad seeks volunteers, members

PHILLIPS — The Sandy River and Rangeley Lakes Railroad will hold it’s annual fall business meeting at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26. The meeting is…

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Free career, budgeting workshops offered in Farmington, Mexico

AUGUSTA — New Ventures Maine is offering a variety of free workshops on budgeting, self-employment and more in Farmington and Mexico during October. All workshops…

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AARP, New Ventures team up for free 50-plus self-employment workshops

AUGUSTA — AARP Foundation has partnered with New Ventures Maine on free workshops for those over 50 considering self-employment, but not knowing where to start….

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Insect decline in Maine discussion is Oct. 9 in Farmington

FARMINGTON — Sarah Haggerty, a conservation biologist/GIS manager for Maine Audubon in Falmouth, will be the guest speaker at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9 in…

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Free business startup workshops for those 50 and over scheduled

Those over 50 years of age and looking for guidance on how to start a business have the opportunity to attend free workshops in Lewiston…

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