The Jay-Niles Memorial Library is holding a summer-long used book sale to benefit children’s library programs. The book sale is open Monday & Tuesday 1-6, Wednesday & Thursday 12-5, and Friday 9-2. Prices for books are by donation. A wide selection of books is available in the library’s Memorial Hall in the upstairs of the library. All are welcome to come shop through the huge collection of books, including books for children, teens, and adults, large-print books, paperback and hardcover books, fiction and nonfiction books, crafting books, and more. We also have DVDs, VHS, CDs, vinyl, and audiobooks for sale.
Benefit Car & Tractor Show, 332 Main St. Kingfield, ME, Saturday, August 14th from 9AM-3PM. Raffles, Trophies, Food Vendor, Live Music by Jo Jo & the Bros. FREE ADMISSION, donations will be accepted. All donations to benefit the “Doing Good in the Hood” Benefit Fund which provides funds for heating and food assistance in greater Kingfield area. Drop-off on Friday, August 13 from 8am-5pm and August 14th at 8AM. For more info call Steve Keenan at 671-7440 or Mike Lane at 462-2024.
It's not too late to sign up for this summer's Tails and Tales Reading Program with the Forster Memorial Library in Strong. We are accepting sign-ups until the middle of July and the program runs until Aug. 21. Prizes include Giffords, gift certificates to local bookstores, Subway, and the chance to win one of two bikes! Any level of reader below the age of 18 is welcome. Contact the librarian with any questions: firstname.lastname@example.org or (207) 684-4003.
Join United Way for the 5th annual COLOR ME UNITED 5k...you can walk, run, or roll as you have a blast getting sprayed with paint and water. Finally no need to travel to have this kind of fun! Registration is $30 for individuals, $25/person for teams of 5+. Registration includes a white shirt, color packet, bandana, sunglasses and more! Register now at www.uwtva.org We can't wait to see you there!
The Chesterville Family Fun Day on Saturday, August 14, 2021, will feature a Chicken BBQ cooked by Bob Gramlich at the Chesterville Town Office on the Dutch Gap Road. For $10.00, the meal will consist of half a chicken, coleslaw, rolls and butter, and pickles. Meals may be eaten on the premises or be taken out. Serving will begin at 11:00 a.m. Beverages may be purchased separately for $1.00. Proceeds from the BBQ will be used for next year's Family Fun Day.