2018-01-10 / 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.
WINTER SENIOR SOCIALS — 10 am-
2 pm, Undercroft, Church of the Good
Shepherd, Main St., Rangeley. Hot soup,
cribbage, chess, checkers, board games,
knitting circles, sharing stories, music,
activities, more. Free. FMI/Volunteer,
donate: 864-5383. Thru 3/29.
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.
THURSDAY, JAN 11
WORD BUZZ — 6:30-8 pm, Rolling
Fatties, Main St., Kingfield. Writer:
Temp Tales creators Hanji Chang &
Andy O’Brien. FMI: polly@rollingfatties.com.

SATURDAY, JAN 13
CONTRA DANCE — 8-10:30 pm,
Farmington Grange, Rte. 43, Bridge St.,
W. Farmington. ($). Dances taught; partner not necessary. FMI: 491-9928.
SUNDAY, JAN 14
COUNTRY JAM/OPEN MIC — 1-4 pm,
Embden Community Ctr., 797 Embden
Pond Rd. Refreshments, donations
accepted. FMI: 566-7302.
CLIMB FOR A CURE — SuperQuad @
4:30 pm, Sugarloaf, Carrabassett Valley.
Group climbs, skins or snowshoes to
Bullwinkle’s —treats & warm beverages.
Bring headlamp, water. Registration
required: 9 am-1 pm day of, Guest
Services, Base lodge. FMI: www.sugarloaf.com, 237-2000.
MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY
MONDAY, JAN 15
WARMING CENTER & LUNCHEON
— 10 am-2 pm, St. Joseph’s Parish,
Middle St., Farmington. Children’s traveling library, cribbage tourney, luncheon,
board games, dessert. FMI: 778-5048.
FRIDAY, JAN 19
BLOOD DRIVE — 12-5 pm, Sugarloaf
Hotel, Sugarloaf, Carrabassett Valley.
RSVP: 237-6903,
sstrunk@sugarloaf.com or
www.rcblood.org/appt —enter 04947.
SATURDAY, JAN 20
MUSIC: ROCK & ROLL IN THE YURT
— 3000 Outdoor Ctr., Rd, Carrabassett
Valley. Elmore Twist Band. ($) Benefits
Adaptive Outdoor Education
Programs. TIX/FMI: adaptiveoutdooreducationcenter.org.
MUSIC: EARTHJAMS — 4:30 pm,
Begin Family Rm., Carrabassett Valley
Public Library, Rt. 27. Family music program. Free, open to public. FMI: 237-
3535.
GHOST OF PAUL REVERE W/KING
KYOTE — (21+) 9 pm-12:30 am,
Widowmaker Lounge, Base Lodge,
Sugarloaf. (holler roots band) ($) FMI: 1-
800-THE-LOAF, www.sugarloaf.com.
THURSDAY, JAN 18
CHILI/CHOWDER COOK-OFF — 5:30
pm, Gingerbread House Restaurant,
Rangeley. Snodeo kickoff. Taste chili &
chowder samples & vote. FMI: 864-
5571, www.rangeleymaine.com.
CASINO NIGHT — 7 pm, Bald
Mountain Camps, Oquossoc. Part of
Snodeo. FMI: 864-5571, www.rangeleymaine.com.

THURSDAY TO SATURDAY
JAN 18 TO 20
RANGELEY LAKES SNOWMOBILE
CLUB SNODEO — all day, Rangeley &
Oquossoc. Multiple events. FMI: 864-
5571, www.rangeleymaine.com.
BELLY LAUGH DAY
WEDNESDAY, JAN 24
THURSDAY, JAN 25
BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP — 5:30
pm, Loon Lodge, Rangeley. Sponsor:
Books, Lines & Thinkers. Book: “All
The Light We Cannot See” by Anthony
Doerr. Free & open to public.
FMI/RSVP-(required): call 864-4355.
SATURDAY, JAN 27
INDOOR FLEA MARKET — 9 am-2
pm, Phillips Community House, 31 Main
St. Sponsor Phillips Community of
Christian Women. FMI: 639-2012.
SUGARLOAF CHARITY SUMMIT
SILENT AUCTION — 11 am, King Pine
Rm., Sugarloaf, Carrabassett Valley,
Base Lodge. 200+ items; some close at 3
pm., most reopen for ticketed Charity

Ball guests. FMI: 1-800-THE LOAF.
SUGARLOAF CHARITY BALL — 5-
10 pm, Sugarloaf, Carrabassett Valley.
($) Tickets sell out. Live & silent auction,
dinner, more. FMI: 1-800-THE LOAF.
SUNDAY, JAN 28
FAT-TIRE BIKE LOPPET — 10 am,
Rangeley Lakes Trails Ctr., 524
Saddleback Mtn Rd., Rangeley. Course:
some single track, mostly wide open
groomed trails, 10 or 20 miles (+,-).
Spectators welcome. FMI: 864-4309.
COUNTRY JAM/OPEN MIC — 1-4 pm,
Embden Community Ctr., 797 Embden
Pond Rd. Refreshments, donations
accepted. FMI: 566-7302.
SUNDAY TO TUESDAY
JAN 28 TO 30
MAINE WINTER SPECIAL
OLYMPICS — Sugarloaf Mountain,
Carrabassett Valley. FMI/schedule:
www.specialolympicsmaine.org.
WEDNESDAY, JAN 31
PRESENTATION: FRANKLIN COUNTY BROADBAND PLAN — 6-8 pm,
Bass Rm., Franklin Memorial Hospital,
Farmington. Open to public. Refresh.
FMI: cwoodworth@greaterfranklin.com.
GROUNDHOG DAY
FRIDAY, FEB 2
KINGFIELD ARTWALK — 5-8 pm,
downtown Kingfield. Red flags: Red
flags: Mt. Village Farm Gallery, Stadler
Gallery, High Peaks Artisan Guild
Gallery, Schoolhouse Gallery, Grand
Central Station, Stanley Museum, Ski
Museum of Maine, Webster Free Library,
Church of Holy Harvest, Twisted
Creations. Refreshments. FMI: FB.

FRIDAY TO SUNDAY
FEB 2 TO 4
POND HOCKEY FESTIVAL — all day,
Haley Pond, Rangeley. Participants &
spectators welcome. www.newenglandpondhockey.com.
SATURDAY, FEB 3
MUSIC: 1/2 WAY TO REGGAE WITH
THE ELOVATERS — (21+) 9 pm-12:30
am, Widowmaker Lounge, Base Lodge,
Sugarloaf. (Reggae) ($) FMI: 1-800-
THE-LOAF, www.sugarloaf.com.
WEDNESDAY, FEB 7
CHILDREN’S STORY HOUR — 10:30
am, Webster Free Library, Depot St.,
Kingfield. FMI: 265-2052.
SATURDAY, FEB 10
FAT TIRE RACE & FESTIVAL —
Sugarloaf Outdoor Ctr., Carrabassett
Valley. ($) Reg.: www.sugarloaf.com.
BOOK TALK: JULIE O’BRIEN-MERRILL — 4:30 pm, Begin Family Rm.,
Carrabassett Valley Public Library, Rt.
27. “Charlie on the MTA.” Free, open to
public. FMI: 237-3535.
SUNDAY, FEB 11
COUNTRY JAM/OPEN MIC — 1-4 pm,
Embden Community Ctr., 797 Embden
Pond Rd. Refreshments, donations
accepted. FMI: 566-7302.
SNO WANDERERS SC MEETING — 6
pm, Webster Hall, Kingfield. Discuss
breakfast. FMI: 265-6512, 265-4717.
sharonbb47@yahoo.com
WORD BUZZ — 6:30-8 pm, Rolling
Fatties, Main St., Kingfield. Poetry
Night: Julia Bouwsma, Kristen Case,
Shana Youngdahl, Meg Willing. FMI:
polly@rollingfatties.com.
SUNDAY TO WEDNESDAY
FEB 11 TO 14
NEVI-FEST — Sugarloaf, Carrabassett
Valley. Annual Blind/Visually-Impaired
Ski & Ride Festival. FMI: 1-800-THELOAF, www.sugarloaf.com.
LINCOLN’S BIRTHDAY
MONDAY, FEB 12
MARDI GRAS CARNIVAL
TUESDAY, FEB 13
VALENTINE’S DAY
WEDNESDAY, FEB 14
SATURDAY, FEB 17
BREAKFAST SETUP — 9 am,
Kingfield Elementary School. Sno
Wanderers Snowmobile Club. FMI: 265-
6512, sharonbb47@yahoo.com
WORLD RECORD SNOWMOBILE
RIDE — 11 am, Bald Mountain Camps,
Oquossoc. Challenge ride, auction, BBQ,
music, fireworks. Benefits fight against
Cystic Fibrosis. FMI: 864-5571,
www.rangeleymaine.com.
SLEDDING PARTY — 2 pm, Gilmore
Hill, Kingfield. Sno Wanderers
Snowmobile Club. Open to public. FMI:
265-6512, 265-4717.
sharonbb47@yahoo.com
FREE FAMILY MOVIE MATINEE — 3
pm, Carrabassett Valley Public Library,
Begin Family Community Rm. (PG or
G) Bring own snacks & drinks.
Title/FMI: 237-3535.
ARTIST RECEPTION: JOE GAMBINO
— 4:30-6 pm, Begin Family Rm.,
Carrabassett Valley Public Library, Rt.
27. Free, open to public. FMI: 237-3535.

SATURDAY, FEB 17 (cont.)
RANGELEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
SPAGHETTI SUPPER — 5-7 pm,
Rangeley Church of the Good Shepherd.
($) Benefits library. FMI: 864-5529.
SUNDAY, FEB 18
PUBLIC BREAKFAST — 8-10 am,
Kingfield Elementary School. Sno
Wanderers Snowmobile Club (setup 7
am). FMI: 265-6512, 265-4717.
sharonbb47@yahoo.com
WINTERPALOOZAH! — 11 am-4 pm,
Haley Pond Park, Rangeley. Playing on
frozen pond in snow, ice skating, hockey,
snow golf, fat tire bike demos, sledding,
snow sculpting, campfire, marshmallow
roast, hot chocolate, fun & games for
family. Free, open to public. ?: 864-2771.
PRESIDENTS DAY AND
WASHINGTON’S BIRTHDAY
MONDAY, FEB 19
FIREWORKS — 7 pm, the Beach,
Sugarloaf, Carrabassett Valley. Free,
open to public. FMI: 237-2000.
TUESDAY, FEB 20
CHEWONKI PROGRAM: OWLS OF
MAINE — 4:30 pm, Begin Family Rm.,
Carrabassett Valley Public Library, Rt.
27. Free, open to public. FMI: 237-3535.
BUBBLEMANIA!: COMEDY WITH A
DRIP! — 6 pm, King Pine Rm.,
Sugarloaf, Carrabassett Valley. Family
friendly, Comic Bubble-ologist, Casey
Carle.Free, open to public. FMI:
www.sugarloaf.com, 237-2000.
THURSDAY, FEB 22
BOOK TALK: JOHN & CYNTHIA
ORCUTT — 4:30 pm, Begin Family
Rm., Carrabassett Valley Public Library,
Rt. 27. “Enduring Heights.” Free, open to
public. FMI: 237-3535.
BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP — 5:30
pm, Loon Lodge, Rangeley. Sponsor:
Books, Lines & Thinkers. Book:
“Shipwrecks” by Akira Yoshimura. Free
& open to public. FMI/RSVP-(required):
call 864-4355.
FRIDAY TO SUNDAY
FEB 23 TO 25
RFA WINTER DIVA SHOW — 7:30
pm, RFA Lakeside Theater, Rangeley.
6:30 pm cocktail hour, theater lobby.
Theme: Yankee Doodle DIVA. TIX:
rangeley.myboxoffice.us. RFA event.
FMI: 864-5000.
SATURDAY, FEB 24
WINTER FLY-IN ON THE ICE — times
TBA, Bald Mountain Camps,
Mooselookmeguntic Lake, Oquossoc.
FMI: 864-5571,
www.rangeleymaine.com.
SUNDAY, FEB 25
COUNTRY JAM/OPEN MIC — 1-4 pm,
Embden Community Ctr., 797 Embden
Pond Rd. Refreshments, donations
accepted. FMI: 566-7302.
FRIDAY, MAR 2
KINGFIELD ARTWALK — 5-8 pm,
downtown Kingfield. Red flags: Red
flags: Mt. Village Farm Gallery, Stadler
Gallery, High Peaks Artisan Guild
Gallery, Schoolhouse Gallery, Grand
Central Station, Stanley Museum, Ski
Museum of Maine, Webster Free Library,
Church of Holy Harvest, Twisted
Creations. Refreshments. Map/FMI:
Facebook & participants.

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