Independence Day Celebration – Fun in the Park

July 3, 2021 All Day Rangeley Town Park Call 207-864-5571 for more information EVENT IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE - Check back for updates On Saturday, July 3rd, the park will come to life with activities, food and entertainment for all ages, all provided by our area nonprofit organizations. This will be a true family day packed with fun. Festivities begin at 10:00 AM with the Children’s Parade at 10:00 AM and the Duck Race on Haley Pond at 10:30 AM, and go out with a bang as the fireworks get underway at dusk. This event is certain to bring back

Doll Carriage Parade

July 3, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Assembles at the Rangeley Inn Call (207) 557-2503 for more information This local fun event will be on Saturday July 3rd. Registration is from 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM. Late entries will be allowed in the parade , but will not be judged. Judging ends at 9:45 AM. Parade starts at 10:00 AM at the lawn of Rangeley Inn and ending at Rangeley Town Park. The categories will be Walkers, Bikes and Wheels, Carriages, Wagons, Groups and Child driven battery operated vehicles. Our focus is making this the Kid's parade, as it was in

Free

Farmington Rotary Independence Day Parade

Downtown Farmington Array, Farmington, Array

Join the Farmington Rotary to celebrate Independence Day! A special check presentation will be made to Honor Flight Maine at the beginning of the parade. This year's theme is FREEDOM. Participants welcome and can register the morning of for cash prizes and ribbons. Judging begins at 9 am. Parade starts at the Olsen Student Center parking lot, UMF campus on High Street.

Free

Strawberry Festival

July 8, 2021 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM Oquossoc Village Town Park Call (207) 864-2651 for more information This annual event sponsored by the Rangeley Region Guides' & Sportsmen's Association returns this summer. Fresh strawberry shortcake, crafts, food, and lots more offered for public enjoyment! For more information contact Joyce Fay at (207) 864-2651

Artists, Crafters, and Vendors Wanted

The Maine Forestry Museum at 221 Stratton Rd. in Rangeley is looking for any vendors for our 40th Annual Logging Festival being held Friday & Saturday, July 16th & 17th. Booths are $25 a day for a 10x10 space. As a special, if you vend both Friday and Saturday, Saturday is Free. The Festival runs from 10-4 pm on Friday and from 11-4 pm Saturday following our Parade. FMI: you may call 207-864-3939; visit our website maineforestrymuseum.org; or email maineforestry@gmail.com.

Mushroom Day

Mushroom Day 2021 SATURDAY JULY 17, 2021 Join us for a full day of everything Mushrooms! We'll have a brief introduction to mushroom biology and life cycle led by Jula Moll-Rocek & Ellie Sloane-Barton, followed by a foraging walk led by experienced forager Cynthia Hoeh Stancioff. We'll share a potluck lunch, and hear about some cooking insights and ideas with all kinds of mushrooms (even pickling!). Then we'll have a discussion of outdoor cultivation techniques, and some hands-on learning inoculating shiitake logs! Bring food to share and we look forward to a fungi-tastical time! 9:30AM-3PM SUGGESTED DONATION $0-$20 SANDY RIVER

Public lobster or steak takeout dinner

On Saturday, July 17, 2021, The Masonic Group at the Harland M. Harnden Masonic Building, 70 Bryant Road, East Wilton, Maine, will be offering a Public Lobster or SteakTakeout - Pickup ,meal from 1:00 to 2:30 pm. The meal will include your choice of Boiled Lobster or Rib Eye Steak with coleslaw, half an ear of corn, and blueberry cake for desert. A Single entree meal of Lobster or Steak will cost $20.00. Entrees ma be doubled for an additional $10.00 for a total of $30.00 per meal. Reservations for meals are required and you can make reservations by calling

Think Global: How to Expand Your Business Internationally

Zoom

In this three-part virtual series, Think Global, we will explore the possibility of expanding your business internationally, and the steps required to do so. Session 1: June 29th, 4pm-5:30pm: The opening session will include a brief introduction of the Think Global workshop series, presenting each speaker of the workshop, and the topics that will be presented throughout the training. Session 2: July 13th, 4pm-5:30pm: The second session will center discussion around communication and marketing in international markets. This is an especially important aspect that can help businesses better interact and work with people from different cultures. Session 3: July 20th,

Free

Dedication To Kenneth “Spider” Durrell Memorial Scoreboard

Farmington Elks "Joe Toot" Field Marvel Street, West Farmington, ME

On Sunday, July 25th @ 12:45pm the family of Kenneth "Spider" Durrell, will be having a dedication in his honor of the new scoreboard that was recently donated to the Farmington Elks, "Joe Toot" Memorial Field. We are welcoming anyone that new Spider or played on the field in the past to please join us in his memory.  

Color ME United 5K

Narrow Gauge Cinemas 123 Narrow Gauge Square, Farmington, ME

United Way of the Tri-Valley Area is excited to offer our 5th annual COLOR ME UNITED 5K Run/Walk this year! The event will be August 28th, 2021. The race will start at 9am with a huge color explosion at the Narrow Gauge Movie Theater parking lot, right off Front Street in Farmington. The race will end there as well. This year will be even more COLORFUL and fun, come dressed as cool or funky as you can, with your team or as an individual, to win the “best dressed” award! Interested walkers, runners, teams or individuals, etc. can register online at www.uwtva.org for just $30, teams of five or more

$30

Wilton Blueberry Fest bake sale

As part of the Wilton Blueberry Fest, The Wilton United Methodist Church will be having a bake sale on Friday, August 6, consisting of Assorted Pies, Whoopie Pies, Muffins, wrapped blueberry cake, coffee, soda and water will be available. On Saturday, August 7th, a luncheon of Meatball Subs, Grilled Hot Dogs, Chicken, Ham and Egg Salad Rolls will be available, also Blueberry Desserts. Seating will be available on the Church lawn. All Church activities will begin at 10:00 am

Mt.Blue 1980 Class Reunion

We are having our 40th class reunion this year. It will be at a different place, but with the same old faces. We promise, it will be the best class reunion ever!  Please join our Facebook group  " Mt. Blue High School Class of 1980" for more information. If you don't have a Facebook account, please have your spouse or a family member join the group to represent you.  We are looking forward to seeing you again.