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: email@example.com or (207) 684-4003.
Trinity United Methodist Church in Farmington, Maine is partnering with the American Red Cross to provide a once a month Blood Drive for the rest of 2021. Wed., July 28th, 2021, starting at 11:00 am and ending at 4:00 pm, the Red Cross will be at Trinity UMC. Please call ahead so that you can have a scheduled appointment or go to your donor site at redcross.org and make your appointment as soon as possible. Please take the time to donate so that you can do your part to save lives. Type 0 blood is in high demand.
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 28 Hope Chernesky will be playing fiddle, guitar and singing. For more information check the website artsfarmington.org. Any questions call 778-9437.
Location: Zoom (video and audio required) Instructors: SeniorsPlus Staff & Volunteers To register: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 795-4010 Tai Chi is an enjoyable exercise that can improve balance, relieve pain, and improve health, and one's ability to do things. It is a slow exercise. It is easy to learn and good for all ability levels. The essential principles of Tai Chi include mind and body integration, fluid movements, controlled breathing and mental concentration. Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercises for the health of mind and body. It helps people to relax and feel better. Participants of this
Are you trying to figure out the best time to post about your holiday offerings? We’ve got you covered. Social media consultant Katie Kelley will walk you through a timeline of when and where to share your holiday offerings this year and what tools to use to do it ahead of time! You will walk away with a calendar of deadlines, apps and tools to plan your content and a focused way to ensure you are not left behind in the holiday rush. Register Today!
You finally got over the pitching challenge and the podcast is interested in interviewing you! Hurrah! But now what? Now it’s time to prep your story for that audience. Kristan Vermeulen of Knotical will help guide you in crafting your talking points and running through a mock interview. We will discuss tips and tricks to help you and the person interviewing you to put together a compelling story. Register today!
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,
Rangeley Health and Wellness and Moose Alley are proud to present an evening with The Guess Who. Join us on Saturday July 31st, for this very special live concert event at Moose Alley in Rangeley, Maine. Showtime is 8pm, and doors will open at 6:30 pm. General admission and VIP tickets are available. VIP Tickets include on site parking, stage side seating and access to VIP lounge. Tickets are limited. Purchase tickets at Moose Alley | Rangeley Maine | Spirits Cafe Bar Grill
Free Concert: Hope Haitian Choir will be performing at Farmington Baptist Church on Monday, August 2nd, at 6:30 p.m. These children and their chaperones have had a difficult journey, so please come hear some of their stories and listen to their beautiful voices. Donations are welcome. Shirts, mugs, etc. will be available for purchase. For more information, please call 207-779-0731.
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