ArtsFarmington is happy to host a return engagement for Maine Squeeze, famed six-member accordion ensemble of Maine. They will appear outdoors at Titcomb Mountain, located at 180 Ski Slope Road, Farmington, Maine 04938, on Saturday, June 12 at 6:30pm. Maine Squeeze has been squeezing together since 1996 throughout the state at fairs, festivals, concerts, private and community events. Their music, drawn from around the world as well as original tunes, showcases the versatility of the accordion from high energy, foot tapping tunes to mesmerizing numbers that emphasize the drama and beauty of the instrument. Tickets may be purchased for $10
Rangeley Region Guides and Sportsmen Association will host a 2- day Landlocked Salmon Fishing Derby from 5:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Saturday, June 19th and 5:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Sunday, June 20th on Mooselookmeguntic Lake.The headquarters will be at River's Edge Sport Shop at 38 Carry Rd. Oquossoc, ME 04964. It is a NO LIMIT fishing derby to catch Landlocked Salmon under 16". The most landlocked salmon caught by a individual or a boat will be declared winners. This complies with the new management plan of MDIFW. We are working with IFW to help make the Salmon fishing
All motorized and non-motorized bikes are welcomed.
Sunday, July 18 (rain date July 25) at 3:00PM we will host our first ever Fern Walk with Maine Master Naturalist Deb Stahler. The walk will start at the new parking area for the Ezra Smith Conservation Area, down near the Pond Road end of Blake Hill Road. Because that area has limited parking, it would be a good idea to carpool with others you think might be going. It would be good to call or email us at the library to let us know if you plan on attending, so we have an idea of how many people might
Spandits! will hold its annual 5k & Kid’s 1 Mile Trail Run on July 30, running the Mt. Blue High School cross country course. The 1 Mile race will be held at 6 p.m. and the 5K event will be held at 6:30 p.m. The course is located across from the High School at 128 Seamon Road in Farmington. Parking is available in the high school lot. Registration is same day only, beginning at 5 p.m. at the event. The fee is $8 for the 1 Mile and $20 for the 5K. Categories for the 5K include 14 and Under,
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!
Friday August 20 meet at the library at 7pm to enjoy a bat snack, learn some interesting facts about bats, see a bat skeleton and bat guano amongst other things, and for the younger crowd, listen to a bat story and do a bat craft if there is time. If not, Take & Makes will be available. At around 7:45pm we will head over to Teaberry Lane, where parking will be available on the first house on the right. From there we will walk down the road and listen for bat echolocations under the guidance of Shevenell Webb, local Wildlife
Farmington Elks will be doing having their yard sale on August 21st from 8am to 2pm. If you would like to donate items to help us earn money for our lodge/community or if you would like to purchase a table for $10. For more information please contact Deb Rowe 207-779-7721.
TICKETS: $30.00 EACH (Dine in/take out) Each plate will include your choice of: 1) Two lobsters 2) Steak & A lobster 3) Steak Sides include corn on the cob, salad & a dessert. This event is for all Elk members & guests. Tickets MUST be purchased in advance. For more information please contact Aaron at (207)-491-1998. Tickets can be purchased from the Bartender after 2pm daily or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org DEADLINE: AUGUST 16TH (If not enough interest we reserve the right to cancel with notice)
Cruise In/Car Hop at Fairbanks Union Church, 583 Fairbanks Road, Farmington. 4:30 to 7:00. Classic car registration: 4:30 to 6:00pm. Fee $5.00. Prizes lst: $100., 2nd., $50., 3rd $25.00. Live music by Gambol Creek - Jeff and Donna Wells. Food on sale - Hamburgers/Cheeseburgers, Hot Dogs, French Fries, Root Beer Floats, Whoopie Pies, Soda. There will be a 50/50 Raffle. Come and have fun. If rain - cancelled. All proceeds go to the Deacon's Mission Fund.
Sign Ups start @ 10am Cost- $10 per person First set of shoes are tossed @ 12pm There will be T-Shirts for sale & 50/50 raffle. The kitchen will be open with lots of great food! Contact the Farmington Elks Lodge @ 207-778-6761 and ask for Joel.
There has been some activity down Whistlestop Trail. A homestead is being slowly moulded out of the landscape. Come down from noon to five on Sunday the fifth to meet the owner, Alex, to be given a tour of the property, and to ask any questions you'd like. For more information contact Alex at 351-6765.