2018-04-11 / 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.
TOPS MEETING — weigh-in 4:45-5
pm, meeting 5-6 pm, Coplin Town
Office, Rt. 27. FMI: 446-5233,
www.tops.org.
WEDNESDAYS & SATURDAYS
FREE TAX PREP — 4-7 pm, UMaine
Farmington. Western Maine CA$H
Coalition. Appt./FMI: 778-7954, freetaxprepservice@gmail.com.
THURSDAYS
MATTER OF BALANCE EXERCISE
CLASS — 9-10 am, Webster Hall,
School St., Kingfield. Free. FMI: 684-
5579, 628-4291.
WINTER SENIOR SOCIALS — 10 am-
2 pm, Undercroft, Church of the Good
Shepherd, Main St., Rangeley. Hot soup,
cribbage, chess, checkers, board games,
knitting circles, sharing stories, music,
activities, more. Free. FMI/Volunteer,
donate: 864-5383. Thru 3/29.
SATURDAYS
FARMINGTON WINTER FARMERS
MARKET — 10 am-1 pm, Farmington
Grange Hall, 124 Bridge St. Friday &
Saturday outdoor market vendors, some
new. Thru May.
SUNDAYS
ACOUSTIC JAM — 2-4 pm, Eats &
Treats Café, Little White Church
Antiques, 83 Maine St., Phillips.
Newgrass, Bluegrass, Celtic, Classic
Country, Americana — stringed instruments only. FMI: 639-2889.
MONDAYS
DINING SITE — 11:30 am-12:30 pm,
Farmington Community Center at 127
Middle St. Donation. Sponsor
SeniorsPlus. FMI: 1-800-427-1241.
MAKING MONDAYS: COMMUNITY
CRAFT TIME — 4:30-6:30 pm, Webster
Free Library, Depot St., Kingfield. FMI:
265-2052.
TUESDAYS
OPEN POTTERY STUDIO — 5:30-7:30
pm, KC’s Kreativity Ctr., 1004 Old Huse
Mill Rd., Carrabassett Valley. ($ includes
all) Call 1st/FMI: 235-3000.

APRIL
ARTIST of the MONTH: JOYCE
FLANAGAN — Mon-Fri 10 am-5:30
pm, Sat & Sun 10 am-4 pm, SugarWood
Gallery, 248 Broadway, Farmington.
Photography, watercolors. ?s: 778-9105.
THRU SATURDAY, MAY 12
EXHIBITION: KATRINA MAJKUT &
CHRISTOPHER MCNULTY —
throughout UMaine Farmington’s
Mantor Library, 116 S, St. Free, open to
public. FMI: 778-7210,
www2.umf.maine.edu/library.
EXHIBIT: CINDY TAYLOR CLARK —
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm; Sat 8:30 am-4
pm, Framemakers Gallery, 46 Main St.,
Waterville. “Color of Woman” artist.
FMI: www.cindytaylorclark.com, 872-
8927.
THRU SUNDAY, MAY 13
FEINT: UMF ART SENIORS EXHIBITION — Tue-Sun 12-4 pm, & by appt.,
UMF Art Gallery, 102 Main St. & Emery
Community Arts Ctr., Academy St.,
UMaine Farmington. Free, open to public. FMI: 778-7002.
THRU SATURDAY, MAY 19
EXHIBIT: ‘SHAKESPEARE & THE
FOUR HUMORS’ — Mantor Library,
116 South St., Farmington. ALSO:
exhibit, “Universal Like the Sun: a
Shakespearean Ragbag.” Shiretown
Bookers. FMI:
shiretownbookers@gmail.com.
WEDNESDAY, APR 11
TALK: ANN JONES — 11:45 am & 7
pm, Lincoln Aud., UMaine Farmington
Roberts Learning Ctr. Journalist & war
correspondent. Free, open to public.
WORKSHOP: VEGETABLE GARDENING — 6-7:30 pm, Wilton Town
Office meeting rm., 158 Weld Rd.
Presenter: David Fuller. Topics: soil testing, vegetable varieties, pest management, finding additional resources. ($)
Reg.: https://tinyurl.com/yaynerow.
TALK: BEAVER — 7 pm, UMaine
Farmington Olsen Student Ctr., N.
Dining Hall. Speaker IFW biologist
Chuck Hulsey. Sponsor Western Maine
Audubon. FMI: 500-3897.
THURSDAY, APR 12
MUSIC: GOTHARD SISTERS — doors
6 pm, concert 7 pm, Old South Church,
235 Main St., Farmington. (6:15 pm jam
session) Celtic folk-pop. ($) Old South
Concert Series. TIX/FMI: 491-5919.
THURSDAY TO SUNDAY
APR 12 TO 15
BUD LIGHT REGGAE FESTIVAL —
Numerous bands & venues, Sugarloaf,
Carrabassett Valley. FMI, lineup, details,
TIX: www.sugarloaf.com.

FRIDAY, APR 13
SNOMO CLUB MEETING — 5 pm,
White Wolf, Main St., Stratton. Last
meeting. Arnold Trail Snowmobile Club.
FMI:
www.arnoldtrailsnowmobileclub.com.
ART RECEPTION: CINDY TAYLOR
CLARK — 5:30-7:30 pm, Framemakers
Gallery, 46 Main St., Waterville. “Color
of Woman” artist. FMI: 872-8927,
www.cindytaylorclark.com.
SATURDAY, APR 14
ANTIQUE & COLLECTIBLE SALE —
9 am-2 pm, Fairbanks School, 508
Fairbanks Road, Route 4 N, Farmington.
Donations accepted. FMI: 778-3808,
778-4349.
VIETNAM WAR VETERANS THANK-YOU BRUNCH — 10 am-12 pm,
American Legion Hall, 138 High St.
(corner High & Middle sts.). Free &
open to active duty veterans Nov. 1,
1955-May 15, 1975. FMI:
melanieMaineDAR@gmail.com.

WORKSHOP: ‘COLOR OF WOMAN’
— time TBA, Universalist-Unitarian
Church, 69 Silver St., Waterville.
Presenter: Cindy Taylor Clark Certified
Color of Woman Teacher & Intentional
Creativity Coach.
FMI: angelight444@gmail.com,
www.cindytaylorclark.com.
CONTRA DANCE — 8-10 pm,
Farmington Grange, Rte. 43, Bridge St.,
W. Farmington. ($). Dances taught; partner not necessary. Music: Bien Sur; calling: John McIntire. FMI: 491-9928.
SUNDAY, APR 15
KINGFIELD FESTIVAL DAYS PLANNING MEETING — 10 am,
Longfellow’s Restaurant, Main St.,
Kingfield. Volunteers encouraged. FFD
theme: Zombie Apocalypse: Bringing the
Spooky to Kingfield Days.
MONDAY, APR 16
RETIRED EDUCATORS’ MEETING
— 11 am, Henderson Memorial Church,
Academy St., Farmington. Franklin
County Retired Educators. Program:
Carol Young’s Bangladesh trip. Lunch
($). FMI: 778-2462.

TUESDAY, APR 17
GARDEN CLUB MEETING — 12:30
pm, Trinity United Methodist Church,
Farmington Falls Rd., Farmington.
Speaker: UMF Biology professor Ron
Butler, “Dragonflies and Damselflies.”
FMI: 778-4158.
WEDNESDAY, APR 18
‘BINGO FRIENDS’ — 1-3 pm,
Rangeley Town House, 14 School St.,
Rangeley. Free, open to public. FMI:
864-5115.
WORKSHOP: VEGETABLE GARDENING — 6-7:30 pm, Jim Ditzler
Memorial Public Library, 37 Library Rd.,
New Sharon. Presenter: David Fuller.
Topics: soil testing, vegetable varieties,
pest management, finding additional
resources. ($) Reg.:
https://tinyurl.com/yaynerow.
TALK: MAINE BIRD ATLAS — 7 pm,
UMaine Farmington Robert’s Learning
Ctr., rm. 101. Speaker Maine Audubon’s
Staff Naturalist and Maine Bird Atlas
Outreach Coordinator Doug Hitchcox.
Sponsor Western Maine Audubon. FMI:
500-3897.
MUSIC: QUARTETS — 7:30 pm,
Nordica Aud., Merrill Hall, UMaine
Farmington campus. UMF Instrumental
Ensembles. ($) FMI: matthew.houston@maine.edu.
THURSDAY, APR 19
FRANKLIN COUNTY AGING WELL
MINI-EXPO — 8 am–12 pm, Kingfield
Elementary School, 102 Salem Rd. Older
adults workshops, social interaction.
Presented by SeniorsPlus. Free, open to
public. (Snow date 4/20) FMI: 1-800-
427-1241.
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS — 5-7 pm,
Ski Museum of Maine, the Herbert
Grand Hotel and McGregor’s Pub, Main
St., Kingfield. Open to public. Franklin
County Chamber of Commerce. FMI:
778-4215.
STORYTELLING GUILD STORY
SWAP — 6:30-8 pm, St. Joseph Parish
Hall, intersection Middle & Quebec sts.
Free, open to public. FMI: 578-1791.
FRIDAY, APR 20
PERFORMANCE: ‘DOC COOPER’
HOMAGE — 7:30 pm, Chesterville
Meeting House. Michael Cooper, mime
mask maker. About western Maine’s legendary large animal veterinarian. ($)
FMI: wimsey16@gmail.com.
MUSIC: GOLDEN-OAK — (21+) 9 pm,
Widowmaker Lounge, Base Lodge,
Sugarloaf. (Indie-soul-folk duo) ($) FMI:
1-800-THE-LOAF, www.sugarloaf.com.

SATURDAY, APR 21
E-WASTE COLLECTION — 9 am-1
pm, Farmington Hannaford parking lot,
Rt. 2 & 4, Wilton Rd. Rain or shine. TVs,
computers, scanners, photocopiers, monitors, printers, microwaves, DVD & VCR
players, stereos, phones, gaming, other
electronic devices. Full list:
www.ewastemaine.com. No early drop
offs. Free; free-will monetary donations
accepted—benefits Old South Church
programs. FMI: 778-0424.
BEST DOG ON EARTH DAY — Fun
Walk/Run reg. 10 am, race 11 am, events
all day, Rangeley Inn. Gift basket giveaway, FC animal shelter services, various
category certificates. FMI: 864-5571.
SMALLS TO THE WALL-STEEP
CREEK RACE — 11 am-2 pm, Smalls
Falls rest area. Time trial format. FMI:
864-5571.
MUSIC: HARSH ARMADILLO —
après-ski (all ages) 3-5:30 pm, main
show (21+) 9 pm-12:30 am,
Widowmaker Lounge, Base Lodge,
Sugarloaf. (combines funk, jazz, hiphop— original music) ($) FMI: 1-800-
THE-LOAF, www.sugarloaf.com.
MUSIC: SARA GREY & BRIAN
MILLER — 7 pm, North Church, 118
High St., Farmington. (6 pm pie social &
jam session—bring instruments) ($)
Migration of Irish songs to North
American logging camps. North Church
Concert Series. TIX/FMI: 778-2006.
EARTH DAY
SUNDAY, APR 22
JAZZ SERVICE — 10 am, Fairbanks
Union Church, Farmington. Band: South
Strong Road Crew Sherry Walrath, Scott
Dixon, Doug Walrath, Andy Buckland.
FMI: 684-2108.
COUNTRY JAM/OPEN MIC — 1-4 pm,
Embden Community Ctr., 797 Embden
Pond Rd. Refreshments, donations
accepted. FMI: 566-7302.
TUESDAY, APR 24
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
SPEAKER SERIES — 5-6 pm, Webster
Hall, Kingfield. Speaker: Betty Gencel,
Director and Business Advisor, Coastal
Enterprises Inc. Refreshments. Free,
open to public. FMI: 265-4637.
SATURDAY, APR 28
MUSIC: NORTH SEA GAS — time
TBA, Phillips Area Community Ctr., 21
Depot St. Benefits PACC maintenance.
FMI: 639-4296.
‘THAT 70’S’ DANCE PARTY 40TH
ANNIV. CELEB. — 6 pm-12 am,
UMaine Farmington North Dining Hall.
Dress in 70s attire. Benefits Franklin
County Children’s Task Force.

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