Monthly Planning Board meeting
Narrow Gauge Quilters' have started the new "quilt year". Meetings are 2x a month at Phillips Library ~ Next meeting is Oct 21st this week. New and experienced quilters all welcomed!
Farmington Chess Club meets every Thursday at the Farmington Community Center from 9:30 to 12:30. The club is open to players of all ages and skill levels. For more information, visit https://farmingtonchess.org/
The New Sharon Planning Board meeting has been changed from Wednesday, September 27 to Thursday, September 28 at 6:00pm at the New Sharon Town Office
Franklin County has a rich tradition of talented musicians drawing from many styles of music from Country, Folk, Americana, Celtic to Contemporary. St. Joseph’s Parish is hosting a monthly open mic night usually on the last Thursday of every month but this is adjustable. We wish to provide a venue that continues to celebrate and foster the musical talent within Franklin County. Professionals and newcomers are all welcome to listen, perform and collaborate. Bring your friends and family, or just come as an audience to listen. Admission is free! After taking the summer off, “Live at St. Joe’s!” will return on
“Side by Each” musical couples Don and Cindy Roy and Matt Shipman and Erica Brown will perform at the Chesterville Center Union Meeting House, Friday, September 29th, at 7:00 p.m. Drawing on Don and Cindy’s deep Franco-American roots and Matt and Erica’s shared legacy and love of traditional music, the quartet will bring a lively show to the intimate setting of the 19th century Meeting House. Tickets at the door; Adults $15, Youth $10, kids 12 and under free. The Chesterville Center Union Meeting House is a local non-profit community resource at 3 Borough Road in Chesteville. The building is
Your family, friends, and neighbors will celebrate Fall on September 30th from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the Livermore Falls Recreation Fields. Sponsored by the Jay, Livermore, Livermore Falls Chamber of Commerce, and other local businesses, the 2023 Apple Pumpkin Festival will feature a variety of vendors and craft artisans, agricultural products, historical and educational displays, seasonal decorations, antique tractors, raffles, and plenty of food all day long! There will be local musicians entertaining throughout the day.
Come to Maine's Paper & Heritage Museum on Saturday, September 30 from 10am to 3pm for demonstration and instruction in Origami and creating your own handmade paper. Homemade pie will be served on the porch and the museum will be open for tours. Event is free, but donations are appreciated to help us maintain the building and stay in operation!
Jay VFW Post Friday Night Menu for October 2023 6th Shepards Pie, salad, brownies 13th Meatloaf, mashed potatoes, carrots, Ambrosia 20th Homemade baked beans, Red Hot Dogs, Cole slaw, brown bread, chocolate cake 28th Pot Roast, mashed potatoes, green beans, pumpkin spice cake All meals served at 5 p.m. $12
The lively Pancakery Cafe serves up a delicious FREE hot brunch the first Sunday of each month, 10:30 am - 11:30 am, from Sept. through May. Our menu features homemade soup, quiche, salad, sandwiches, and of course, pancakes! Let us pour you a fresh cup of coffee, cappuccino, or specialty hot chocolate. Our Rolling Dessert Cart offers a wide variety of delicious baked goods. Don't miss the live acoustic music, too! A project of the youth group, The Pancakery Cafe is located at Old South First Congregational Church, UCC, 235 Main Street, Farmington. Everything is free, and everyone is welcome!
ArtsFarmington is pleased to sponsor this fall’s concert by Maine Mountain Chamber Music. It is a special concert that we have called: “Music from Colby”. It will be a repeat presentation of their concert given the night before at Colby in celebration of the opening of Colby’s new arts center, the Gordon Center for Creative and Performing Arts. The concert in Farmington will be on Sunday, Oct. 1st at 3:00 pm in Nordica Auditorium, Merrill Hall, at 224 Main Street. For this special concert, MMCM founders Yuri Funahashi (piano) and Laurie Kennedy (viola) will be joined by eight outstanding musicians