Author Talk: Barry Somes

Farmington Public Library 117 Academy Street, Farmington, ME

Maine author Barry Somes will discuss his books Beware of the Banker and Operation: Rainmaker at the Farmington Public Library.



Harland M. Harden Masonic Building 70 Bryant Road, East Wilton, ME

On Saturday, FEBRUARY 18, 2023, there will be a Public Pickup /Takeout Supper at the Harland M. Harnden Masonic Building, 70 Bryant Road, East Wilton, Maine , from 5:00 to 6:00 pm.  The menu will be Baked Marinated Boneless Pork Loin, Mashed Potato, Gravy, Vegetable (To Be Decided), Dinner Roll, and Homemade Dessert.  The price will be $9.00 for adults and $5.00 for those under 12.  Home deliveries are available in the Wilton and Farmington area for $10.00 per meal. Reservations by THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16 by 5:00 pm would be most appreciated. Reservations may be made by calling Clint Coolidge


Pump Up the Jam Dance

Farmington Elks Lodge 120 School Street, Farmington, ME

We all know by the time February rolls around, we're ready to get out and have some FUN! Here is your chance with a night of dancing through the decades! United Way is ready to dance the night away with the one and only Dreamin Big! Join us Saturday February 18th from 7pm-11pm at the Farmington Elks lodge for a 21+ night of dancing, drinks and food! Bring a dancing partner, group, friends, family and your dancing shoes to rock the night away! Get your tickets now!

$20 – $30

8th Annual Winterpaloozah!

Haley Pond Park 4 pond Street, Rangeley, ME

Enjoy a day of playing on the frozen pond and in the snow. Horse & wagon rides, Cardboard Sled Race, ice skating, saucer bowling, pond hockey, curling, snow golf, kicksleds, snow kiting, XC skiing, snowshoeing, sledding, snow castle, campfire & marshmallow roast, hot chocolate and more fun and games for the family.

UMF Dining Mardi Gras Buffet Dinner

Join us for a delicious Mardi Gras Buffet Dinner on Tuesday, February 21st, 4:00pm-7:00pm! The buffet dinner is All-You-Care-To-Eat, $13.99 pp (+ tax). Our Executive Chef has chosen the following menu for you to enjoy: Cajun Caesar Salad, Southern Coleslaw, Cajun Roasted Vegetables, Cajun Spiced Roasted Potatoes, Minted Peas, Blackened Cajun Chicken, Blackened Salmon, Grits with Roasted Vegetables and Tomato Coulis, Cornbread and Butter, King Cupcakes, and Beignets. If you have any questions please call UMF Dining Services at 778-7358. Thank you and hope to see you there! UMF Dining, Olsen Student Center, 111 South St., Farmington.

Winter Fun Day

Jay-Niles Memorial Library 983 Main St, Jay, ME

Drop in anytime between 4:00-6:00 for an afternoon of fun, games, and crafts! Free and open to all ages.

Ash Wednesday Service

Shorey Chapel Route 43, Industry, ME

February 22,  Shorey Chapel, United Church of Christ, in Industry, will hold an Ash Wednesday observance from 6:30 -7:00pm.   Rev Doug Dunlap will lead the observance, which will include the distribution of ashes. Deb Bujnocki will provide instrumental music on the recorder. The church is located at 1109 Industry Road on Route 43. Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, a period in the Christian church year which continues to the evening before Easter Sunday. The Shorey Chapel welcomes all who wish to attend.  The church building is accessible.  Inquiries: Call 207-778-2157

Peer & Pros Cohort 2

Online via Zoom 30 Federal St, Brunswick, ME

Starting a new business and feeling a little lost where to start? SBDC Business Advisors will guide a small group of new business entrepreneurs through the necessary paperwork, how to price services and products, marketing, basic accounting, funding sources, how to pitch your business, and more! Six-week, interactive course about the basics of starting a business Group of 10-15 entrepreneurs in the startup phase No cost Thursday 2/23 12-1:30PM Paperwork – Raynor Large Thursday 3/2 12-1:30PM Marketing – Alison Lane Thursday 3/9 12-1:30PM Recordkeeping – Ann McAlhany Thursday 3/16 12-1:30PM Funding – Ann McAlhany Thursday 3/23 12-1:30PM Pricing – Peter


Parachute Play Day!

Jay-Niles Memorial Library 983 Main St, Jay, ME

Who didn't love playing with the parachute in gym class? Need something to do with the kids during school vacation week? Join us at the Jay- Niles Library for songs, games, and fun with our big parachute! REGISTRATION REQUIRED and SPACE LIMITED! Sign up by stopping by at the library, emailing, or sending the library a Facebook message.

The 2nd Annual February Festival

Join us for a fun-filled day on the Friday of school vacation week! Saddleback will host the 2nd Annual February Festival with family-friendly events, including music, a bonfire, fireworks, and the stunning Torch Light Parade. Mark your calendars! All day – activities during the day, band starting at 4:00 PM, torchlight parade at 5:30 PM with fireworks right after!


Teague WWI Memorial Arch Rededication meeting

American Legion - 158 High St. Farmington 158 High St., Farmington, ME

The Roderick-Crosby American Legion Post 28 is hosting a planning meeting for the 100th anniversary of the Teague WWI Memorial Arch on Friday, February 24th at 3 pm. The meeting is open to the public with all ideas welcomed as we plan the 100th anniversary and rededication for Memorial Day 2024. The meeting will be held in the basement level of the Legion Hall at 158 High Street, Farmington.

Children’s Festival

Mt. Blue Campus 129 Seamon Rd., Farmington, ME

The Franklin County Children’s Task Force will be holding its annual Children’s Festival from 10am-2pm on February 25th 2023 at Mt. Blue Campus! The Children’s Festival is an opportunity for families to break up the winter blues and get out to enjoy a day of free activities. This year at the festival there will be a low cost food court, cookie decorating, many hands-on activities, music, magician, balloon animals and more! Come on out and watch as your child’s eyes light up with excitement. We look forward to seeing you there. Remember, February 25th at the Mt. Blue Campus is