Gingerbread House Decorating Contest

Online event at

Decorate your Gingerbread House as part of the Chester Greenwood Day Festivities and win prizes in Chamber Bucks! The rules are simple: 1. Your creation does not have to be a house. It can be a barn, church, castle, or some other structure and scene, use your imagination and tie it in with the theme! 2. The walls of the structure must be made of gingerbread 3. Your photo must be posted to the Gingerbread House Contest Event Page here anytime before 10am on December 4. Winners will be selected by the number of "likes" and comments. 4. Winners will


Holiday Market at St. Joseph Center 10am-1pm

St. Joseph Center 133 Middle St, Farmington

Join us for a special holiday market this Wednesday at the St. Joseph Center on the corner of Middle and Quebec Streets in Farmington, from 10am - 1pm. A full hall of vendors will be on hand with many last-minute gifts and fine foods for your holiday table. Many bakery offerings including breads, rolls, pies, cakes, cookies, bars, caramels and more. Fresh mushrooms and other winter vegetables, preserves, herbs and spices, vinegars and oils, herbal products, soaps, lotions, gift sets and lots more to browse. Come join us and shop local for your Thanksgiving holiday!

Thanksgiving Holiday Market this Wednesday

St. Joseph Center 133 Middle St, Farmington

Come to a special holiday market this Wednesday - all those last-minute gifts and goodies will be available from all your favorite local makers! Visit from 10am-1pm at the St. Joseph Center in Farmington, right at the corner of Quebec and Middle Streets, near the community center and the UMF gym. We will have fresh local mushrooms and other winter vegetables as well as Thanksgiving-themed gifts and treats and a wide array of bakery offerings including breads, rolls, cakes, pies, cookies, candy, bars, and so much more! Find delicious preserves, fine foods and many gifts as well as fresh goat


Color, Fiber and Words

“Fiber, Color and Words” a personal reflection from 10 diverse viewpoints presented by Central Maine Artists Gallery from November 14th to December 23, 2021 .  At   Ten fiber artists and one wordsmith created works around the 3 random words – winter, container and mending.  Each presents a personalized viewpoint of meaning and context through their chosen medium. The varied work of the group spans fiber techniques used in both 2 and three dimensions.  Mixed media art quilts, beading, weaving, dyed and embellished works as well as basketry can be viewed. The group show is comprised of works from the