2017-11-15 / Western Mountain Activities

WESTERN MOUNTAINS ACTIVITIES

WEDNESDAYS & MONDAYS
LADIES’ WALKING GROUP — 5:30-
6:30 pm, Western Mountains Baptist
Church, Rt. 27, New Portland. All ages,
fitness levels. Winter: inside w/videos.
FMI: 491-7433.
STRONG BONES EXERCISE CLASS
— 9-10 am, Webster Hall, School St.,
Kingfield. FMI: 265-2406.
WEDNESDAYS
OPEN POTTERY STUDIO — 10 am-noon, KC’s Kreativity Ctr., 1004 Old
Huse Mill Rd., Carrabassett Valley. ($
includes all) Call 1st/FMI: 235-3000.
THURSDAYS
MATTER OF BALANCE EXERCISE
CLASS — 9-10 am, Webster Hall,
School St., Kingfield. Free. FMI: 684-
5579, 628-4291.
SATURDAYS
FARMINGTON WINTER FARMERS
MARKET — 10 am-1 pm, Farmington
Grange Hall, 124 Bridge St. Friday &
Saturday outdoor market vendors, some
new. Thru May.
SUNDAYS
ACOUSTIC JAM — 2-4 pm, Eats &
Treats Café, Little White Church
Antiques, 83 Maine St., Phillips.
Newgrass, Bluegrass, Celtic, Classic
Country, Americana — stringed instruments only. FMI: 639-2889.
MONDAYS
DINING SITE — 11:30 am-12:30 pm,
Farmington Community Center at 127
Middle St. Donation. Sponsor
SeniorsPlus. FMI: 1-800-427-1241.
MAKING MONDAYS: COMMUNITY
CRAFT TIME — 4:30-6:30 pm, Webster
Free Library, Depot St., Kingfield. FMI:
265-2052.
TUESDAYS
OPEN POTTERY STUDIO — 5:30-7:30
pm, KC’s Kreativity Ctr., 1004 Old Huse
Mill Rd., Carrabassett Valley. ($ includes
all) Call 1st/FMI: 235-3000.
NOVEMBER & DECEMBER
EXHIBITION: ‘ART FOR UNCLE AL’
— Carrabassett Valley Public Library &
Community Center. Sales benefit Art for
Uncle Al scholarship fund, library.
Artists: Betsy Bass, Rommy Brown,
Karen Campbell, Claudia Diller, Mike
Gerstner, Parker Hall, Magi Leland,
Abbott Meader, John & Cindy Orcutt,
Patty Ritzo, Marguerite Robichaux, Gail
Rowe, Jan Royall, Fritz Scheeren,
Barbara Sullivan, Carol Tanner, Hugh
Verrier. FMI: 237-3535.

NOVEMBER & DECEMBER (cont.)
EXHIBITION: LUANNE WRENN —
Mon-Fri 10 am-5:30 pm, Sat & Sun 10
am-4 pm, SugarWood Gallery, 248
Broadway, Farmington. Artist of the
Month. FMI: 778-9105.
THRU SATURDAY, DEC 16
EXHIBITION: POLITICAL RESISTANCE IN LITERATURE — Mantor
Library at 116 South St. Shiretown
Bookers: “Robin, Zorro, and Horton:
Political Resistance in Literature.” FMI:
shiretownbookers@gmail.com, 778-
7210.
THRU SUNDAY, DEC 31
EXHIBIT: SHOSHANNAH WHITE &
PARISA GHADERI — Mantor Library,
Farmington. Free, open to public.
WEDNESDAY, NOV 15
‘BINGO FRIENDS’ — 1-3 pm,
Rangeley Town House, 14 School St.,
Rangeley. Free, open to public. FMI:
864-5115.
TALK: ECOLOGY OF DAM
REMOVAL — 7 pm, Thomas Aud.,
Preble Hall, UMaine Farmington. Nature
Conservancy staff member Jeremy M.
Bell. Free, open to public. Sponsor
Western Maine Audubon.
VETERANS DINNER — 7 pm, Old
South Church in Farmington. Free, open
to veterans & their families. Hosts:
“Peace Studies” seminar students. FMI:
rawling@maine.edu.
THURSDAY, NOV 16
NOT JUST A GIRLS NIGHT SHOPPING NIGHT — 5-8 pm, upstairs,
Longfellow’s Restaurant, Main St.,
Kingfield. Drink & appetizer specials,
hourly drawings. Non-perishable item
for food pantry gets extra entry in drawings. Table fees benefit FC animal
Shelter. FMI: 491-6605.
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS — 5-7 pm,
Mt. Blue Motel, 454 Wilton Rd. Open to
public. Franklin County Chamber of
Commerce. FMI: 778-4215.
RRG&SA MONTHLY MEETING —
5:30 pm, Rangeley Region Guides &
Sportsmen’s Association Oquossoc
Clubhouse, Old Skiway Rd. Potluck dinner, guest speaker, public invited. FMI:
864-4323.
MUSIC: BEN MILLER & ANITA
MACDONALD — 7 pm, North Church,
118 High St., Farmington. (6:15 pm jam
session; bring instruments) Cape Breton
fiddle & Scottish Border pipes. ($) New
England Celtic Arts. TIX/FMI: 778-
2006.

THURSDAY TO SUNDAY
NOV 16 TO 19
PLAY: HAMLET — Thu-Sat 7:30 pm,
Sun 2 pm, UMaine Farmington Alumni
Theater. Theatre UMF production.
TIX/FMI: 778-7465.
SATURDAY, NOV 18
CRAFT FAIR — 8 am-1 pm, Smith Hall,
Rt. 27, New Vineyard. Vendors welcome.
Sponsor New Vineyard Public Library.
FMI: 652-2250,
Newvineyardlibrary@gmail.com, FB.
CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR — 9 am-1
pm, Stratton School, School St., Stratton.
Variety of artisans, crafters, food table,
more. Tables available:
amanda5brochu@gmail.com.
HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR — 9 am-2 pm,
Trinity United Methodist Church, 612
Farmington Falls Rd. Luncheon, silent
auction, crafts, cookie walk, baked
goods, candy, nearly new items. Pony
rides for children. FMI: 778-3921.
HOLLY FAIR — 10 am-2 pm,
Congregational Church Barn, corner
High & Pleasant Sts., Rangeley.
Luncheon 11 am-1 pm. FMI: 864-2250.

FARMINGTON LADIES’ DAY OUT —
10 am-5 pm, Farmington downtown
businesses & organizations. Retail &
dining specials, pampering. Check-in: 10
am, City Lights. Events/FMI:
www.downtownfarmington.com.
BENEFIT SPAGHETTI SUPER — 5-
7:30 pm, Stratton-Eustis Community
Bldg., Main St., Stratton. Menu: spaghetti & meat sauce, salad, dessert, beverage.
Benefits Powers family 100+ year-old
barn, Coplin. FMI: 491-0386.
MUSIC: CROOKED BILL — 7 pm,
Phillips Area Community Center. Band:
Mike Worthley, Mike O’Brien, Bill
Colwell. ($) FMI: 639-2630,
Dickm4242@aol.com.
SUNDAY, NOV 19
CRAFT FAIR AND BAKE SALE — 9
am-2 pm, New Vineyard Public Library.
FMI: 652-2250, Facebook.
SNO WANDERERS SC TRAIL WORK
— 9 am, Sled Shed, Kingfield.
Volunteers welcome. FMI: 265-6512,
265-4717. sharonbb47@yahoo.com

SUNDAY, NOV 19 (cont.)
THANKSGIVING POTLUCK —
11:15-ish, Western Mountains Baptist
Church, 928 Carrabassett Rd., Rt. 27,
New Portland. Free, open to public.
Attend with or without dish.
SENIOR THANKSGIVING DINNER
— 12-1 pm, Church of the Good
Shepherd Undercroft, Main St.,
Rangeley. Rangeley area deliveries: 864-
3381, 864-5583. his is a Free/donations
welcome. All welcome. FMI: 864-5583,
864-5583.
MONDAY, NOV 20
WARM CLOTHING GIVE AWAY —
12-3 pm, Fairbanks School, 508
Fairbanks Rd., (Rt. 4) Farmington.
Winter adult & children’s clothing,
shoes, boots, sheets, blankets. Donations
accepted. Donations/FMI: 778-3808,
778-4349.
TUESDAY, NOV 21
WORKSHOP: BONSAI — 6 pm, Trinity
United Methodist Church, Rt. 2,
Farmington. Presenter: Aaron Bowden,
Koboku Bonsai — Art and Pottery. Free,
open to public. Refreshments. Sponsor
Mt Blue Area Garden Club.
WEDNESDAY, NOV 22
SPECIAL HOLIDAY FARMERS MARKET — 10 am-1 pm, Farmington Grange
Hall, 124 Bridge St. Friday & Saturday
outdoor market vendors, some new.
None 11/25.
THANKSGIVING
THURSDAY, NOV 23
THANKSGIVING SERVICE — 10 am,
Reeds Mill Church, Madrid.
Nondenominational Christian “Church in
the Wildwood.” FMI: 639-2713.
BLACK FRIDAY
FRIDAY, NOV 24
SATURDAY, NOV 25
KES CRAFT FAIR — 9 am-2 pm,
Kingfield Elementary School. Local artisans. Benefits 8th grade class trip. FMI:
794-4162.
HOLIDAY FAIR — 9 am-2 pm, Church
of the Good Shepherd, 2614 Main St.,
Rangeley. Lunch 11:30 am-1:30 pm.
FMI: 864-3381.
CHRISTMAS DECORATION SALE —
9 am-1 pm, Fairbanks School, 508
Fairbanks Rd., (Rt. 4) Farmington. New
& gently used indoor, outdoor Christmas
decorations, linens, toys, ornaments, tins,
trees, gift items, more. Benefits winter
maintenance fund. Donations accepted.
Donations/FMI: 778-3808, 778-4349
DECORATE CENTENNIAL BRIDGE
— 11 am, Centennial Bridge, Kingfield.
Sno Wanderers Snowmobile Club. FMI:
265-6512, 265-4717.
sharonbb47@yahoo.com

SATURDAY, NOV 25 (cont.)
LIGHTING OF THE GIVING TREE —
6 pm, Rangeley Town Park. Reception
follows @ Congregational Church Barn,
High St. FMI: 864-3381.
SUNDAY, NOV 26
SNO WANDERERS SC TRAIL WORK
— 9 am, Sled Shed, Kingfield.
Volunteers welcome. FMI: 265-6512,
265-4717. sharonbb47@yahoo.com
COUNTRY JAM/OPEN MIC — 1-4 pm,
Embden Community Ctr., 797 Embden
Pond Rd. Refreshments, donations
accepted. FMI: 566-7302.
CYBER MONDAY
MONDAY, NOV 27
FARMINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY MEETING — 6 pm, Pierce House
Senior Ctr., 204 Main St., Farmington.
Program: “History of The Pierce House,”
by director, Darlene Mooar.
WEDNESDAY, NOV 29
WORKSHOP: GRANT WRITING — 9-
11 am, UMaine Farmington, Student
Ctr., Rm. CR123, 111 South St. Free,
open to public. Presenter: Maine
Community Foundation. MaineCF
grants, tips, Q&A. Snow date 12/1.
RSVP: cwoods@mainecf.org. FMI:
www.mainecf.org, 1-877-700-6800.
WORKSHOP: GRANT WRITING — 3-
5 pm, Kennebec Valley Community
College, King 245, 92 Western Ave.,
Fairfield. Free, open to public. Presenter:
Maine Community Foundation.
MaineCF grants, tips, Q&A. Snow date
12/1. RSVP: cwoods@mainecf.org.
FMI: www.mainecf.org, 1-877-700-
6800.
WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY
NOV 29 & 30
BLOOD DRIVE — 12-5 pm, N. Dining
Hall 246 Main St., UMaine Farmington.
Appt./FMI: 1-800-733-2767.
THURSDAY, NOV 30
TECHNICAL HELP: ‘TECH GUY’ —
10 an-noon, Carrabassett Valley Public
Library, Rt. 27. Presenter: Patrick Smith.
Help with computers, cell phones, laptops, tablets, email, etc. Free, open to
public. FMI: 237-3535.
SATURDAY, DEC 2
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA — 8-11
am, Wilhelm Reich Museum,
Conference Ctr., Dodge Pond Rd.,
Rangeley. Santa, Mrs. Claus, elves.
Cookie decorating, more. FMI: 864-
3443.
MOVIE: AS GOOD AS IT GETS — 3 &
7 pm, Lakeside Theater, Main St.,
Rangeley. FREE to senior citizens
w/small popcorn & drink. ($) Rangeley
Friends of the Arts. FMI:
rangeleyarts.org.

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