2017-08-09 / 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.
RANGELEY DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET — 10 am-2 pm, corner
Rt. 4 and 16, Rangeley. FMI: mountainfarmmaine@gmail.com. Jun-Oct.
SATURDAYS
KINGFIELD FARMERS’ MARKET —
9 am-3 pm, in front of Sillanpaa’s
Trading Post & Country Mutt, Main St.,
Kingfield.
FARMINGTON FARMERS MARKET
— 9 am-12 pm, 129 Main St, District
Courthouse parking lot, Farmington.
FMI: 778-3989, 205-2627. May-Oct.
NEW SHARON’S FARMERS MARKET — 9 am-1 pm, 150 Mercer Rd. New
Sharon, Doulin’s Market Parking Lot.
FMI: Donna Dashnau, 491-9025,
wildapple7@gmail.com.
SKOWHEGAN FARMERS’ MARKET
— 9 am-1 pm, Corner Court & High St.,
Somerset Grist Mill parking lot. FMI:
skowheganfarmersmarket@gmail.com
PHILLIPS FARMERS MARKET — 10
am-2 pm, American Legion, 15 Depot
St., Phillips. FMI: Donna Chamberlain,
639-2221, donnabchamberlain@hotmail.com. Jun-Sept.
SUNDAYS
MADISON FARMERS MARKET — 10
am-2 pm, 189 Main St., Madison. FMI:
madisonfarmersmkt@gmail.com. May-
Oct.
RANGELEY AREA FARMERS’ MARKET — 11 am-2 pm, Rt. 4 & South
Shore Dr. FMI: 864-9949.
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.
OLD CROW BAND — 7-8:30 pm, gazebo, Meeting House Park, Farmington.
Plays big band, marches, polkas, waltzes,
some swing. Free, open to public. FMI:
Facebook.
TUESDAYS
HISTORY HOUSE OPEN — 10 am-3
pm, Lexington/Highland History House,
3 Back Rd., Lexington. Thru 10/10.
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.
THRU AUGUST
ART EXHIBIT: LOCALS’ EXHIBITION — Mon-Fri, 8 am-5 pm & Sat 10
am-3 pm, Carrabassett Valley Public
Library. FMI: 237-3535.
ARTIST of the MONTH: ANN
WOOLSEY — 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.
WEDNESDAY, AUG 9
PLAY: THE SAVANNAH SIPPING
SOCIETY — 2 pm, Lakewood Theater
& Inn Rest., 76 Theater Rd., Rt. 201,
Skowhegan. Comedy. TIX/FMI:
Theater 474-7176, Rest. 858-4403.
PIE SOCIAL — 5:30-7 pm, New
Portland Community Library, 899 River
Rd. Benfits library. FMI: 628-6561.
THURSDAY, AUG 10
RANGELEY PUBLIC LIBRARY SUMMER CELEBRATION EVENT — 5:30-
8 pm, Rangeley Public Library, 7 Loon
Lake Rd. Music, heavy hors d’oeuvres,
beverages, silent auction many items.
FMI: 864-5529.
MUSIC: RUAILE BUAILE — 7 pm,
North Church, 118 High St., Farmington.
(6:15 pm jam session; bring instruments)
Irish traditional to rock. ($) New England
Celtic Arts. TIX/FMI: 778-2006.
THURSDAY TO SATURDAY
AUG 10 TO 12
PLAY: THE SAVANNAH SIPPING
SOCIETY — 8 pm, Lakewood Theater
& Inn Rest., 76 Theater Rd., Rt. 201,
Skowhegan. Comedy. TIX/FMI:
Theater 474-7176, Rest. 858-4403.

SATURDAY, AUG 11
SHRINERS GOLF TOURNEY — 9:30
am, Mingo Springs Golf Course,
Rangeley. Western Mountain Shrine
Club Golf Tournament. Men, women,
mixed foursomes. ($) Open to public.
FMI: 864-5021.
STORY TIME — 10-11 am, Stratton
Public Library, 88 Main St. Reader: Patty
Simpson. Ages 4-6; all age readers welcome. FMI: 246-4401.
MUSIC: 70s DISCO DANCE — 7:30-10
pm, Happy Horseshoe Campground,
Long Falls Dam Rd., Lexington Twp.
FMI: 628-3471.
SATURDAY, AUG 12
LOCALS’ ART SHOW — 10 am-3 pm,
Phillips Area Community Ctr., Depot St.
Artists: David Scriven Crowley, Nelda
Warkentin, Anne Richard, Beryl Schmid,
Peter Bourgelais, more.
HISTORY HOUSE OPEN —10 am-3
pm, History House, Lexington-Highland
Historical Society, Lexington. Local
artists, crafts exhibiting, special LHHS
exhibits. Noon BBQ ($).

WESTERN MOUNTAIN SHRINE
PARADE — 1 pm, downtown Rangeley.
Clowns, crazy cops, mini trucks, pirates.
PUBLIC SUPPER — 5 pm, Embden
Community Ctr., 797 Embden Pond Rd.
Steak tips, twice b. potato, salad, bread,
dessert. ($) FMI: 566-7302.
COMEDY: BOB MARLEY—MAINE
COMEDIAN — 7 & 9 pm, RFA
Lakeside Theater, Rangeley. TIX:
BMarley.com. FMI: 864-5000.
SUNDAY, AUG 13
COUNTRY JAM/OPEN MIC — 1-4 pm,
Embden Community Ctr., 797 Embden
Pond Rd. Refreshments, donations
accepted. FMI: 566-7302.
NATURAL SCIENCE WORKSHOP:
MAINE FORESTRY AND RANGELEY LOGGING — 2-4 pm, Wilhelm
Reich Museum, Dodge Pond Rd.,
Rangeley. Free, open to public.
Presenter: Ron Haines. FMI: 864-3443.

SUNDAY, AUG 13
PHILLIPS HISTORICAL SOCIETY
BENEFIT AUCTION — 2:15 pm,
Phillips Area Community Center on
Depot St. Sen. Tom Saviello auctioneer.
Raffle prizes, too. FMI/donate: 639-
3717.
SUNDAY BLUES IN THE BARN:
MONSTER MIKE & MICHAEL LEDBETTER — 4-7 pm, Mountain Village
Farm B&B, 164 Main St., Kingfield. ($)
Beer garden, food truck. TIX: 265-
2030www.mountainvillageinn.com.
HYMN SING & BUFFETT SUPPER —
5 pm, Log Church, Rt. 4, Oquossoc.
Hymn sing free; supper ($). Supper
RSVP: logchurchoquossoc@gmail.com.
MUSIC: THE HYSSONGS — 6 pm, E.
Wilton Union Church, Main St. Family
Gospel group. Open to public. Free-will
offering. ‘Concerts on the Lawn.’ Chairs
provided or bring own or blanket. FMI:
578-0687.
MUSIC: RUAILE BUAILE — 7 pm, Rt.
27 Arts, Stratton-Eustis Community
Bldg., Main St., Stratton. Irish traditional
to rock. ($) New England Celtic Arts.
TIX/FMI: 491-6062.
SUNDAY TO SUNDAY
AUG 13 TO 20
PHILLIPS OLD HOME DAYS —
Phillips. Various activities. Parade 8/18.
See Page 10 this issue..
MONDAY, AUG 14
PROGRAM: MY DEVEREUX MEMORIES — 7 pm, Embden Town House,
751 Cross Town Rd., Embden. Presenter:
Jean Shipke. Open to public.
Refreshments. Embden Hist. Society.
MONDAY TO FRIDAY
AUG 14 TO 18
FOOD DRIVE — 3-5 pm, Tranten’s
Family Market, 363 Main St., Kingfield.
Benefits Mt. Abram Regional Health Ctr.
food closet. Free blood pressure screenings.
TUESDAY, AUG 15
MOBILE HEALTH UNIT VISIT — 9
am-noon, Tranten’s Family Market,
Kingfield. Free screenings & health ed.,
more. Healthy Comm. Coalition. FMI: 1-
800-525-3136.
MEETING HOUSE GAZEBO SUMMER CONCERT SERIES — 11:30 am-
1 pm, Gazebo, downtown Farmington.
Bring lunch, chair. (Paul Bright) Weather
permitting. FMI: 778-3424, 778-3900.
BLOOD DRIVE — 12-5 pm, Sugarloaf
Hotel, Sugarloaf, Carrabassett Valley.
Signup: sstrunk@sugarloaf.com,
www.rcblood.org/appt (enter 04947).

TUESDAY, AUG 15 (cont.)
MOBILE HEALTH UNIT VISIT — 1-4
pm, Fotter’s Market, Main St., Stratton.
Free screenings & health ed., free medical care, more. HCC. 1-800-525-3136.
AN EVENING OF ELLA WITH ANNA
MATHER — 6 pm, Rangeley Public
Library, 7 Loon Lake Rd. Music of Ella
Fitzgerald. FMI: 864-5529.
WEDNESDAY, AUG 16
RECEPTION: WATERCOLORIST
TERRY DURELL — 12-1 pm, Phillips
Public Library, 96 Main St. Mt. Blue
Paintings. FMI: 639-2665.
RANGELEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE GOLF CLASSIC — reg. noon,
shotgun start 1 pm, Mingo Springs Golf
Course. Cocktail hour & buffet dinner,
Country Club Inn. FMI: 864-5571.
WEDNESDAY TO SATURDAY
AUG 16 TO 19
EXHIBITION: WATERCOLORIST
TERRY DURELL — Wed-Fri 10 am-4
pm, Sat 10 am-2 pm, Phillips Public
Library, 96 Main St. Mt. Blue Paintings.
FMI: 639-2665.
THURSDAY, AUG 17
RANGELEY LAKE BLUEBERRY
FESTIVAL — 10 am-3 pm, Rangeley
area. Pies, crafts & gifts, vendors, children’s activities. FMI: 864-5571.
MOBILE HEALTH UNIT VISIT — 10
am-3 pm, Phillips (Old Home Days).
Free screenings & health ed., more.
HCC. FMI: 1-800-525-3136.
ANNUAL COOKOUT & SILENT
AUCTION — 2-7:30 pm, RRG&SA
Clubhouse Old Skiway Rd. Oquossoc. 3
outdoor ranges, kids’ fishing pond,
equipment, expert instructors, silent auction, gun raffle winner drawn, hors
d’oeuvres, dinner, door prizes, more.
FMI: 864-4323.
BOOK SIGNING — 5:30-7:30 pm,
Schoolhouse Gallery, 266 Main St.,
Kingfield. “Enduring Heights” John and
Cynthia Orcutt. FMI: www.johnorcuttnaturephotography.com.
MUSIC: NORDICA DAY CONCERT
— 7:30 pm, Nordica Aud., Merrill Hall
UMaine Farmington. Performer: Rachel
Shukan, soprano. Free, open to public
(donations accepted). Refreshments
served. FMI: lilliannordica.com.
THURSDAY TO SATURDAY
AUG 17 TO 19
PLAY: BULLETS OVER BROADWAY
— 8 pm, Lakewood Theater & Inn Rest.,
76 Theater Rd., Rt. 201, Skowhegan.
Musical. TIX/FMI: 474-7176.

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