2017-11-08 / 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 TUESDAY, NOV 13
ART EXHIBIT: BORDERLAND — 11
am-6 pm, Emery Community Arts Ctr.,
Academy St., UMaine Farmington. Alia
Ali: photography & textile-based installation. Free, open to public. ?: 778-7319.
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.
THRU SUNDAY, DEC 31
EXHIBIT: SHOSHANNAH WHITE &
PARISA GHADERI — Mantor Library,
Farmington. Free, open to public.
WEDNESDAY, NOV 8
CLASS: POND CONSTRUCTION &
MAINTENANCE — 8 am-1:15 pm,
Farmington Town Office, 152
Farmington Falls Rd. (Rte 2). ($)
Franklin County Soil & Water
Conservation District. Reg./FMI: 778-
4279, info@franklincswcd.org
DISCUSSION: ‘FREE SPEECH ON
CAMPUS?’ — 11:45 am-1 pm, N.
Dining Hall, Olsen Student Ctr., UMaine
Farmington. Free, open to public. FMI:
nicole.kellett@maine.edu.
SLIDE SHOW: VIETNAM IN
FUJICHROME — 6 pm, Rangeley
Public Library. Presenter Allen Wicken.
Free, open to public. 1998 bicycling
experience supporting disabled Vietnam
veterans team cycling Hanoi to Saigon
Vietnam. FMI: 864-5529.
MUSIC: UMF INSTRUMENTAL
ENSEMBLES — 7:30 pm, Nordica
Aud., Merrill Hall, UMaine Farmington.
With pianist Steven Pane. ($) FMI:
matthew.houston@maine.edu.
FRIDAY, NOV 10
CRAFT FAIR — 10 am-3 pm,
Edgewood Rehab & Living Center, 221
Fairbanks Rd., Farmington. Lunch 11
am-12:30 pm. Tables available to rent.
FMI: 778-3386.
VETERANS’ DAY
SATURDAY, NOV 11
CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR & LUNCH
— 9 am-2 pm, Phillips Community
House, 31 Main St. Benefits Phillips
Community Church. FMI: 639-3000.

ATURDAY, NOV 11 (cont.)
CRAFT FAIR — 9 am-2 pm, Strong
Elementary School. Local artisans, holiday raffles, silent auction, homemade
goodies. FMI/reserve table: 684-3521.
CRAFT FAIR — 9 am-2 pm, Fairbanks
School, 508 Fairbanks Rd., (Rt. 4)
Farmington. Handmade items, light
luncheon. Handicapped accessible, parking. FMI: 778-3808
SNO WANDERERS SC TRAIL WORK
— 9 am, Sled Shed, Kingfield.
Volunteers welcome. FMI: 265-6512.
VETERANS, FIRST RESPONDERS
HONORED — 10 am, Webster Hall,
Kingfield. Lunch provided. Sponsor
Grace Bible Church. Free, open to public. FMI: 684-1022.
JED ZELIE BENEFIT — spaghetti dinner 5-6 pm, auction 6-7:30 pm, comedy
hypnotist 7:30-8:30, pm, Mt. Abram
High School, Salem. “HypnoMeister”
Jonathan Yeager. Benefits Jed Zelie battling T-Cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma.
FMI: 491-0730.

SUPPER — 5 pm, Embden Community
Center, 797 Embden Pond Rd. Menu:
Complete Thanksgiving Meal. (donation) FMI: 474-1065.
SUNDAY, NOV 12
KINGFIELD DAYS COMMITTEE
MEETING — 10 am, upstairs,
Longfellow’s Restaurant, Main St.,
Kingfield. Volunteers wanted.
COUNTRY JAM/OPEN MIC — 1-4 pm,
Embden Community Ctr., 797 Embden
Pond Rd. Refreshments. FMI: 566-7302.
MONDAY, NOV 13
DISCUSSION: STATUS OF SOLAR
POWER IN MAINE — 6:30-8 pm,
Farmington Town Hall, 153 Farmington
Falls Rd. Open to public. NRCM. FMI:
1-800-287-2345, nrcm@nrcm.org.
HARVEST FEST — 7 pm, Embden
Town House, 751 Cross Town Rd.
Embden Historical Society’s Yankee
swap & potluck dinner. Bring potluck
main dish or salad & $5 unisex swap gift.

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.
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.
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.

SATURDAY, NOV 18 (cont.)
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.
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
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.
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.

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