All Day

Old South Church Plant Sale

125 Woodfield Drive, Fa 125 Woodfield Dr., FARMINGTON

The annual Old South Church plant sale will begin on Monday, May 15 and run through Sunday, June 11 offering primarily perennials and "Simply Lilacs".  Plant selection can vary from day to day and may include: herbs, houseplants, veggie seedlings, and garden decor.  Location is 125 Woodfield Drive, off Perham Street in Farmington.  Self-serve 9 am to 7 pm daily.

Maine Draft Horse & Ox Association Spring Pull

Farmington Fairgrounds 292 High St, Farmington

MDHO Annual Spring Pull, Farmington Fairgrounds Saturday, June 10:  9am Kids Steer & Ox Class, 10 am 1600/2000 Oxen Distance, 11 am 2400 Oxen Distance, 1pm 2lb of Rock Horses - Ben Larrabee Memorial Pull, 3pm 2800 Oxen Distance, 5:30 pm 3200 Horses 12 foot Elimination Saturday, June 11: 9am 3200Oxen Distance, 10 am Sweepstakes Oxen Distance, 11am 3400 Horses Distance, 1pm Sweepstakes Horses Distance, 3pm 3200 Oxen Over & Under 6 foot Elimination, 5:30pm 3400 Horses Over & Under 12 foot Elimination Food Vendors will be on site.

$10 – $15

Plant/Book/Bake Sale

The New Portland Community Library is hosting its yearly plant/book/bake ale on June 10, 9am-1pm.  Along with breakfast and lunch treats there will also hotdogs for lunch.  Now's the time to stock up on reading material, desserts, and plants for the garden.

everything by donation


Come to Strong for the Sandy River Festival, a day-long celebration of the natural beauty and rich history of the region. Water access for canoes, kayaks, activities and parking will be at the Legion Field at the bridge. Activities for all ages: Paddle from Strong to Fairbanks, with return shuttle provided (3 hrs.-9 miles of easy water; life jackets required per Maine law). Log rolling, boom run, and ball drop competitions. Fly casting lessons and fly tying demonstrations. Presentations, storytelling, and music by the Sandy River Ramblers. Inner tube run from Blue Ledge down to the bridge. A visit with


Maine Draft Horse & Ox Association Spring Pull

Farmington Fairgrounds 292 High St, Farmington

Horse & Ox Pulling Schedule: Saturday: 9am-Kids Cattle 1200 & under, 10am-1600/2000 Oxen Distance, 11am-2400 Oxen Distance, 1pm-2lb of Rock Horses-Ben Larrabee Memorial Pull, 3pm-2800 Oxen Distance, 5:30pm 3200 Horses 12ft Elimination Sunday: 9am-3200 Oxen Distance, 10am-Sweepstakes Oxen Distance, 11am-3400 Horses Distance, 1pm-Sweepstakes Horses Distance, 3pm-3200 Over & Under Oxen 6ft Elimination, 5:30pm-3400 Horses Over & Under 12ft Elimination

$10 – $15

Tours at Maine’s Paper & Heritage Museum

Maine's Paper & Heritage Museum 22 Church Street, Livermore Falls 22 Chuch Street, Livermore Falls

Visit Maine's Paper & Heritage Museum at 22 Church Street in Livermore Falls to learn more about the wood products industry in Maine and exhibits showcasing local history. Tours are free, but donations are encouraged and appreciated. All donations go toward matching a $25,000 grant received to repair the museum foundation. Tours are also available anytime by appointment, visit our website or Facebook page for more information on the museum, our other special events or to lschedule a tour!


Kingfield Alumni Association Luncheon

Western Mountains Baptist Church 928 Carrabassett Road, Route 27, New Portland

Kingfield Alumni Association Luncheon will be held on Saturday, June 10, at the Western Mountains Baptist Church. Registration and social time from 11:30 to 12:30, luncheon will be provided at 12:30 For more information call Donald Hamlin at 645-4578.

Maine Mountain Chamber Concert – Music from Colby

Nordica Auditorium, Merrill Hall, UMF 224 Main Street, Farmington

A special concert by Eleven Colby College Music Department members including Lily Funahashi  on piano.  The concert has been prepared for a September 30th opening of the new Gordon Center for the Creative and Performing Arts. It will be repeated here in Farmington on Sunday, October 1st.  They will be playing the Sextet in C Major by Erno Dohnanyi, a new work by Colby composer, Jose Martinez, and one other piece.