It's not too late to sign up for this summer's Tails and Tales Reading Program with the Forster Memorial Library in Strong. We are accepting sign-ups until the middle of July and the program runs until Aug. 21. Prizes include Giffords, gift certificates to local bookstores, Subway, and the chance to win one of two bikes! Any level of reader below the age of 18 is welcome. Contact the librarian with any questions: firstname.lastname@example.org or (207) 684-4003.
An evening of music by local musicians performing a variety of your favorite songs at Bass Park on the shores of Wilson Lake in Wilton.
The Farmington Gazebo in Meetinghouse Park will be the site of four summer concerts by area youth. Sponsored by ArtsFarmington, these mini concerts will be every Wednesday in July starting at 7pm. There will be no admission charge but donations will be welcomed. On July 14th Scott Barber will be playing his guitar and kazoo.
In this 1-hour virtual workshop, Kristan Vermeulen of Knotical will guide you through how to best represent yourself to be interviewed on podcasts. We will discuss how to choose which podcasts best fit your brand, how to reach out to podcasts, and how to pitch to podcasts. Register today!
July 15, 2021, 7:30 p.m., at the Chesterville Center Union Meeting House. Louisa Stancioff performs a mix of original folk-pop-country-indie originals as well as a few cover favorites, combining a versatile instrumental talent with pellucid, enchanting vocals. Ellie Sloan-Barton and Jula Moll-Rocek will open the show with their sweet mix of latin american folk and original indie-folk tunes. Admission by donation. Wheelchair accessible venue. FMI 320-5022 or 778-3513.
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 email@example.com.
Falls Fire Co. Annual Yard Sale and Chicken BBQ on Saturday, July 17, at Philbrick Park in Farmington Falls. Yard Sale from 8:00-2:00, Chicken BBQ begins at 12:00 Entertainment by Best Friends under the pavilion starting around 12:00. Benefits the Hawks Majors and Minors baseball teams and maintains Philbrick Park. FMI call Junior at 778-2181 or Bob at 778-3156.
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
Join us for a series of summer book sales at the Farmington Public Library! We will be holding book sales on the third Saturday of June, July, and August outside on the library lawn from 10am-12pm. Come support your local library and buy some books! Please note that we are not accepting book donations at this time. Thank you!
All motorized and non-motorized bikes are welcomed.