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28th Annual Legendary Rangeley Lakes Loppet

Rangeley Lakes Trail Center 524 Saddleback MT Rd, Rangeley

Your adventures are the 25K Burt Kettle Classic, 25K and 50K freestyle races, and a 25K untimed touring! Our 25K loop is nice mix of wide, rolling, straight sections and classic New England Nordic trails that wind through native forestland located at the foot of the majestic Saddleback Mountain. For more information call 207-864-4309, or send us an email at


Afternoon Common Loon Paddle

Saddleback Lodge 976 SADDLEBACK RD, Rangeley

Afternoon Common Loon Paddles on Saddleback Lake Wednesday afternoons into early evenings 3:30-5:30 PM Take a guided kayak trip with NICK LEADLEY to observe loons of the Rangeley Lakes Region. Nick is a specialized bird photographer and loon enthusiast. He has been photographing common loons and native wildlife for 20 years plus. He prides himself in sharing the splendors of the Rangeley Region, including its native inhabitants and fauna. Guests must arrive 20 minutes prior to their scheduled activity time. Open to ages 9+. Max of 6 per trip.​ Meet at the base lodge at the Guest Services Desk 20 minutes before start


Improv Theater in Mt. Vernon

Mt. Vernon Community Center 2 Main St., Mt. Vernon, ME

The Marti Stevens Interactive Improvisational Theater group will perform scenarios about challenges older Mainers encounter as they live & age in their communities.  Scenes will be followed by a chance for the audience to ask questions of the players "in character" and to suggest possible solutions to the challenges presented.  The Marti Stevens group's shows on this topic are funded by Spectrum Generations, through an AARP grant.  Join us for this free event on Saturday, Sept. 17 at 4pm, at the Mt. Vernon Community Center.  Sponsored by the Dr. Shaw Memorial Library.


Hymn Sing

Reeds Mill Church 995 Reeds Mill Road, Madrid Twp.

After a 2 year Covid hiatus, the annual Hymn Sing at Reeds Mill Church (begun in 1978) will resume Sunday, September 11 at 7:00 PM.  Held at night to appreciate the beauty of the original kerosene lamps, flashlights are recommended.  Led by Ginni Robie, enjoy singing along or just listening to the old hymns played by Robert Ludwig on the pump organ.


Hymn Sing

Reeds Mill Church 995 Reeds Mill Road, Madrid Twp.

After a 2 year Covid hiatus, the traditional September Hymn Sing, begun in 1978, will return to Reeds Mill Church in Madrid.  This evening hymn sing  allows you to enjoy the church in the evening with the original kerosene lamps lit.  Come join in the singing or simply listen to the old hymns.  Ginni Robie will lead the singing while Robert Ludwig plays the organ.  All are welcome!