Events calendar

June 15-25

OHMPAA Presents an adaptation of “Barefoot in the Park”; Evening shows (Thursday, Friday and Saturday) begin at 7:30 p.m. The Sunday matinee begins at 2 p.m. at the Norway Grange, 15 Whitman St., Norway. FMI visit http://www.ohmpaa.com.

Thursday, June 15

Power Propagators; 9:30-11:30 a.m. at McLaughlin Garden and Homestead, 97 and 103 Main St., South Paris. FMI call 207-743-8820.

SeniorsPlus; 12:30 to 4 p.m. at the Norway Saving Bank, Main Street, Bethel. All events are FREE and open to the public. For further information and to make an appointment, call SeniorsPlus at 800-427-1241.

Breau’s Too Cruise Nights; 5-7 p.m. in Breau’s parking lot, Bryant Pond. FMI call 665-2554.

Exploring the Trails Buck’s Ledge and Lapham Ledge 2.1 miles; 5:15 p.m. at the Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School parking lot on the right near Route 26. This series is free to all, but registration is required. To register, or for more information, please call 743-1562, ext. 6896.

Third Thursday Talks — Formerly Big Mountains South of the Equator! The Tectonics and Geology of the White Mountains of Maine and New Hampshire; 7-8:30 p.m. at the Maine Mineral & Gem Musem, 99 Main St., Bethel. FMI call 207-824-3036.

Musical Event “Joyful Noise.”; 7 p.m. at the Gem Theater, 23 Cross St, Bethel, featuring Lynn Deeves and soul sisters Trina Hamlin and Colleen Sexton. FMI call 207-824-8248.

June 16-18

Trek Across Maine; three-day 180-mile mile cycling event from the mountains of Sunday River to the sea in Belfast. Fundraiser for the American Lung Association. FMI visit http://action.lung.org/site/TR?fr_id=14782&pg=entry.

June 17-18

Rally for Norlands: Civil War Reenactment Weekend; Saturday at 2:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m., Washburn Norlands Living History Center, 290 Norlands Road in Livermore, just off Route 108. For more information, visit www.norlands.org.

Friday, June 16

McLaughlin Garden and Homestead Annual Bus Tour; Pickups at the Flagship Movie Theater in Oxford at 6:30 a.m., the Gray Park & Ride at 7:10 a.m., and the Kennebunk Park & Ride at 8 a.m. The price includes transportation and garden visits. The cost for members is $70 and nonmembers $80, payable when making reservations. There are no refunds after May 1. Bring your lunch, and we will provide snacks and water. Reserve your space by calling 207-743-8820 or visiting the Garden Gift Shop.

Waterford Library Coffee; 9 a.m.-noon at Waterford Library. All are welcome. Light refreshments will be served. FMI call 583-2050.

Fish Fry Friday sponsored by the Greenwood Fire Department; 3-7 p.m. at 19 Howe Hill, Greenwood.

Greenwood Farmers’ Market; 4-6 p.m., every Friday at 270 Main St., Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26, Greenwood.

Andover Summer Concert Series on the Andover Common; 6 p.m. featuring Davy Sturtevant. FMI visit www.facebook.com/groups/218332791870784.

Friday Night Open Jam with The Northside Ramblers; 6-9 p.m. at Farmer’s Market & Taps
32 Parkway, Bethel.

Suitcase Junket; 8 p.m. at Stone Mountain Arts, Brownfield. FMI visit http://www.stonemountainartscenter.com.

Saturday, June 17

Berlin and Coös County Historical Society Yard Sale; 8 a.m. to 3 p.m at the historic Brown Company barns on the East Milan Road in Berlin, N.H. Kitchen ware of all kinds. The usual departments plus baskets, sports, books, records, cloth, and children’s items. Large Print books are now located with the audio books. Furniture is located on the lower level of the larger. No early birds, please.

Forest Service Free Guided Bird Walk; 8 a.m. at Hastings Campground, Route 113, Bethel. Naturalist Paul Motts will lead us on a 1.5-mile walk where we will experience the beautiful melody of birds in the National Forest.

Logapalooza Maine; Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. with the seminar beginning at 9 a.m. at Jordan Grand Hotel, Sunday River, 27 Grand Circle, Newry. Katahdin Cedar Log Homes is presenting a Log Home Planning Seminar and Parade of Homes. FMI visit https://logapaloozame.splashthat.com.

Responsible Pet Care Fundraiser; Registration 8-10 a.m. at Pulpit Rock Trail Blazers ATV Club, Mountain Road, N. Waterford. Food. Music, 50/50 and Chinese Auction. Music by the Shadagee Ramblers from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. FMI call Gary at 381-7231.

Recreational Trail BMP Workshop; 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Roxbury ATV Riders’ trail system in Roxbury. FMI call the Oxford County Soil and Water Conservation District at 207-743-5789, ext. 101/111 or visit https://oxfordcountyswcd.org/workshops.

Rumford Public Library Annual Book Sale; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the public room at the library. For more information, call the Library at 364-3661.

Upton Public Meeting; 9 a.m. at the School Building. Discussion regarding Article 39 of the Upton Town Warrant.

Bethel Farmers’ Market; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 2 Parkway, Bethel. (Next to Norway Savings Bank) Runs through Oct. 14.

Touch-a-Truck; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Gem, 23 Cross St, Bethel. Cars 3 is coming to The Gem, and we’re celebrating with a “Touch-a-Truck” Event! The unique chance to touch a variety of vehicles, sit in the driver’s seat of an ambulance or climb aboard a fire engine creates lasting memories for kids and families. Admission to Touch-a-Truck is FREE! If you stay for the movie, tickets are $6 for matinees. Kids three and under are always FREE!

Texas Hold’em; Jackson-Silver Post 68, 595 Gore Road., Locke Mills. Doors open at 11 a.m., games begin at 1 p.m. 50/50, pull tabs, meals and beverages available.

Mr. Drew and his Animals Too; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Maine Wildlife Park on Route 26, Gray. A complete “hands-on” experience to the wildlife park! Stop by and have your photo taken with a large Tegu, boa, monitor, macaw and/or tortoise; then feel free to ask questions about the ‘do’s and don’ts; ‘legalities and illegalities’ of exotic pet ownership. For more info visit facebook.com/mrdrewandhisanimalstoo.

Lyme Support Group; 1-3 p.m. at CEBE on Main Street in Norway. All are welcome. FMI call 743-0583.

Scribner’s Mill & Homestead Opening; 1-4 p.m. at Scribners Mill Road, Harrison. The mill is open on the first and third Saturdays of the month for the rest of the summer. FMI visit scribnersmill.org.

William Bingham Second Biography Launch and Book Signing; 2-4 p.m. at the Mason House, Bethel Historical Society (free and open to the public).

Chicken Pot Pie Supper; first sitting at 5 p.m., second at 6 p.m. at Bolsters Mills United Methodist Church, 582 Bolsters Mills Road, Harrison. Dinner includes chicken pie, mashed potatoes, gravy, vegetables, rolls, beverage and dessert. The price is $10 for adults and $5 for children under the age of 12. Any additional donations toward scholarships beyond the asking price would be welcome. Reservations will be taken only on Saturday morning, the day of the supper, between 9 a.m. and noon by calling the church at 583-9024. Please do not leave a message, reservations must be confirmed. Otherwise, the sale of supper tickets will begin at 4 p.m. with seating available in the sanctuary. The Church is handicap accessible.

Woodstock High School Alumni Banquet; 6 p.m. at the Masonic Hall in Bryant Pond. All alumni are invited. Special guests will be the classes of 50 years, 60 years and 70 years, also Telstar seniors from Woodstock and Greenwood.

Little Tykes Magic Show; 6 p.m. at the Mystic Theater, 49 Franklin St., Rumford. FMI visit http://www.49franklin.com.

Magician Norman Ng; 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Celebration Barn, 190 Stock Farm Road, just off Route 117 North in South Paris. FMI call 207-743-8452 or visit http://www.celebrationbarn.com.

SKOSH Live at Black Mountain; 8 p.m. at 39 Glover Road, Rumford. Ages 21+. No Cover Charge. FMI call 207-364-8977.

Sunday, June 18

Flower Communion; 9 a.m. First Universalist Church of West Paris, 208 Main St., West Paris. For more information about the church and services, please contact Marta Clements at 674-2143 or mclements96894@roadrunner.com or Bob Clifford at 674-3442 or bobarlen@megalink.net.

Free Maine State Parks and Historic Sites Admission Day; 9 a.m. to closing. Free park entry for all Maine Residents! All vehicles bearing Maine license plates will be allowed free entry to Maine State Parks and Historic Sites. The open admission does not apply to Acadia National Park, the Allagash Wilderness Waterway, Baxter State Park, Peacock Beach, Scarborough Beach State Park, Swan Island, the ME Wildlife Park, the Penobscot River Corridor, or the Penobscot Narrows Observatory in Prospect, though admission to Fort Knox State Historic Site will be free that day.

Hike to Greenwood Ice Caves; 2 p.m. Meet at the Locke’s Mills Post Office parking lot. Sponsored by Mahoosuc Land Trust. FMI email jeanpbass@gmail.com.

Finnish-American Heritage Society Meeting; 2 p.m. at the FinnAm building on Maple Street in West Paris. Following a short business meeting, Dale Piirainen will present a program on the Finnish community in the town of Paris as reflected in the 1930 US Census. As always, the public is cordially invited, and a sumptuous coffee table will be available. Happy Father’s Day!

Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives; 8 p.m.at Stone Mountain Arts, Brownfield. FMI visit http://www.stonemountainartscenter.com.

Monday, June 19

Waterford Farmers’ Market; 2-5 p.m., Route 35/37, Waterford Common, Waterford. FMI visit http://www.getrealmaine.com/markets/Waterford-Farmers’-Market-on-the-common.

Board of Library Trustees Annual Meeting; 7 p.m. in the library. Anyone interested in the library and its programs can attend.

Franklin Grange #124 Meeting; 7 p.m. at the Grange Hall.

Andover Historical Meeting; 9 a.m. at the Historical Society Building on Elm Street.

Tuesday, June 20

Richard Thompson — Solo Acoustic, 8 p.m. Stone Mountain Arts, Brownfield. http://www.stonemountainartscenter.com.

Wednesday, June 21

Maine Forestry Museum Opens for the Season; The museum at 221 Stratton Rd., Route 16 East, Rangely will be open Wednesdays through Sundays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. mid-June until Labor Day; Thursdays through Sundays, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. from Labor Day until mid-October; or by appointment for group/bus tours, 207-864-3939. Leave a message. http://www.rangeleymaine.com.

Gilead Special School Budget Town Meeting; 5:30 p.m. at the Town Hall. All the articles on the warrant are related to the annual school budget. The warrant is posted in the Town Office and on the Town Hall.

Western Foothills Home-brewers Meeting; 6 to 8 p.m. at the headquarters of the Center for an Ecologically Based Economy (CEBE) located at 447 Main Street in Norway. The meeting is free to the public, and all home-brewers are invited to attend and encouraged to bring ideas, brewing tips and recipes. FMI: Call Lee at 743-9808.

June 22-July 27

Maine Savvy Caregiver 1 Training; from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Department of Health and Human Services, Activity Room, 243 Main St., #6, South Paris. If you are caring for someone with dementia, this training will help you learn how to take care of yourself and reduce stress and also communicate more easily with your person. This is a six-week workshop, with each session lasting two hours. Valerie Cole, AFCI Council member and Seniors Plus Elder Services Specialist, will be facilitating the class. FMI and to preregister call 800-427-1241.

June 22-Aug. 10

Bethel Outing Club Summer Nordic Program; Further details registration and scholarship forms can be found under the programs tab on the BOC website http://bethelouting.org/page-18079. Forms should be mailed to the BOC at P.O. Box 637, Bethel, ME 04217. If you have further questions, please contact Fred Bailey at fredbaileytraildesign@gmail.com.

Thursday, June 22

Upton Town Meeting; 7 p.m. at the School Building.

Hope Association Track and Field Event at Hosmer Field; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hosmer Field, Rumford. Open to the public. Please bring a hat for sun protection, sunscreen, insect repellent and a cold lunch. Rain day: June 23.

June 24-25

The Rotary Club of Bethel Annual Yard Sale and Auction; Yard Sale: Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Auction: Saturday 5:30 p.m. preview and 6:30 p.m. auction. Telstar.

Friday, June 23

Greenwood Farmers’ Market; 4-6 p.m., every Friday at 270 Main St., Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26, Greenwood.

Greenwood Fiddle Jam; 6-9 p.m. every second and fourth Friday of the month through Sept. at the old Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26 in Locke Mills Village. Slow jam 6-7 p.m. The focus is on traditional, Scott’s, Irish, Quebecois and contra dance tunes. Other acoustic instruments are welcome. Come to play. Come to do some toe tappin’. FMI call Monica at 207-381-7730.

Saturday, June 24

American Legion Auxiliary Craft Fair; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Legion Hall on Vernon Street in Bethel. Refreshments will be available. The Auxiliary will also be conducting a bake sale. Tables can be reserved for $15 and space is limited, so please contact Barb Dion at 824-3122 to reserve your spot.

Letter B Notch Riders Trail and Roadside Cleanup; 9 a.m. at the Upton Recreational Field.

Bethel Farmers’ Market; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 2 Parkway, Bethel. (Next to Norway Savings Bank) Runs through Oct. 14.

Oquossoc Lupine Festival; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Rangeley. FMI visit http://www.rangeleymaine.com.

Pickwick Club Meeting; from 10 a.m. to noon at the Auburn Public Library, our sponsor. Novel for discussion: Dickens’ Barnaby Rudge, chapters 37 -71. Moderator: Dick York. FMI call 207-583-6957 or 207-779-8979.

Gold Prospecting Adventures for Beginners; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Coos Canyon Campground and Cabins, 445 Swift River Rd, Byron. $15 per person Or $25 per couple/family. If you have a campsite, it’s $10 per person or $20 per couple/family. FMI visit Bug’n Out Adventures on Facebook.

Friends and Family Day in Gilead; 11 a.m. Crockpot Potluck Lunch at the Town Hall. First come, first served. A fee for lunch will be charged since it is a fundraiser for the GHS. This lunch is open to the public. The program this year will be presented by the speaker, David Govatski of Jefferson, N.H. This program is also open to the public at no charge.

Lecture by David Govatski: “A Century of the White Mountain National Forest in Maine;” 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Gilead Town Hall; co-sponsored by the Gilead and Bethel historical societies.

Youth Ensemble (Orchestra) of New England; 3 p.m. at the Berlin Seventh-day Adventist Church, 575 1st Avenue (corner of Mt. Forest Street and 1st Ave.) in Berlin, N.H. The 30+ member Youth Ensemble has performed at Carnegie Hall and around the world.

Greenwood Fiddle Jam; 6-9 p.m. at the old Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26, in Locke Mills Village. Slow jam 6-7 p.m. The focus is on traditional, Scott’s, Irish, Quebecois, and contra dance tunes. Other acoustic instruments are welcome. FMI call Monica at 207-381-7730.

Music at the Albany Town House; 7-9 p.m. at the Albany Town House is located at the corner of Vernon Street and Hunt’s Corner Road. Tickets will be sold at the door at the cost of $5 for adults. Children will be admitted free. For more information, please call 207-890-4907. The Shadagee Ramblers have generously offered to do a benefit performance.

Tricky Britches; 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Celebration Barn, 190 Stock Farm Road, just off Route 117 North in South Paris. FMI call 207-743-8452 or visit http://www.celebrationbarn.com.

Sunday, June 25

Responsible Pet Care Fifth Annual Fun Dog Day; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Oxford Fairgrounds. Rain or Shine Admission: suggested donation of $3 per person or $10 per carload. Fundraising dog walk, dog water park, dog show, contests, games, dog demonstrations, kids activities, food, raffles, vendors and more. Family-friendly dogs welcome. FMI: (207) 418-7986 or visit www.rpc.petfinder.com and Facebook at Fun Dog Day.

Andover Historical Society Workshop; 12:30 p.m. at the Historical Society Building on Elm Street.

Hailey Steward Butterfly Release; 1 p.m. at the Crescent Park School, Bethel.

Oxford County Democrats Meeting; 1 to 3 p.m. at Crescent Park School in Bethel. The agenda includes updates from the last meeting, regional discussion on activities, and candidate searches. For more information contact Don Berry, chairman at jatc567@yahoo.com.

Monday, June 26

Coca-Cola of Northern New England Chamber Golf Classic; 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Bethel Inn Resort. FMI contact Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce.

SeniorsPlus; noon to 4 p.m. at the Norway Town Office. All events are FREE and open to the public. For further information and to make an appointment, call SeniorsPlus at 800-427-1241.

Waterford Farmers’ Market; 2-5 p.m., Route 35/37, Waterford Common, Waterford. FMI visit http://www.getrealmaine.com/markets/Waterford-Farmers’-Market-on-the-common.

Tuesday, June 27

NAMI Youth Mental Health First Aid course; 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Rumford Point Congregational Church. The course teaches parents, teachers, neighbors, peers and caring citizens how to help a youth/teen experiencing a mental health or substance use challenge or in crisis. Learn common mental health challenges, typical adolescent development and a five-step action plan for crisis and non-crisis situations. Concludes with three-year national certification. FMI and to register contact NAMI Maine at 800-464-5767, ext. 2312 or nickie@namimaine.org.

Exhibit Opening: “Small-Town Motion Pictures: The Jay S. Hoar Collection of 1930s Movie Posters”; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Robinson House, Bethel Historical Society.

Wednesday, June 28

Community Supper; 4:30-6 p.m. at the Bethel Alliance Church, 251 Walker’s Mills Road. Bethel. Come and join the people of the community for a delicious meal! No charge! FMI contact Rev. Kevin Bellinger at 207-824-2289.

Thursday, June 29

Opening Day for Guided Tours of the Dr. Moses Mason House; Thursday through Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m., other times by appointment.(through Sept. 2) The tour features nine rooms, including the two-story front stair hall with Rufus Porter School murals. At 10 Broad Street, Bethel. FMI visit http://bethelhistorical.org.

Exploring the Trails White Cap Andover 2 miles to the summit (2197 feet); 5:15 p.m. at the Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School parking lot on the right near Route 26. This series is free to all, but registration is required. To register, or for more information, please call 743-1562, ext. 6896.

Friday, June 30

Fish Fry Friday; sponsored by the Greenwood Fire Department 3-7 p.m. at 19 Howe Hill, Greenwood.

Greenwood Farmers’ Market; 4-6 p.m., 260 North Main St., Greenwood.

Art Opening at the Mill Hill Inn with Kenneth Schweizer; 5-7 p.m. at The Mill Hill Inn, 24 Mill Hill Road, Bethel. FMI contact Lee and Woody Hughes at 207-824-3241 or 207-595-7641.

Andover Summer Concert Series on the Andover Common; 6 p.m. featuring The Cobblestones. FMI visit www.facebook.com/groups/218332791870784.

Friday Night Shy, Novice & Closeted Artisans Soiree; 7 p.m. 18 High Street, Bethel.

Saturday, July 1

Bethel Area Plein Air Artists’ Open House; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at 1006 Vernon St., Albany Twp. (five miles south of Bethel on Vernon St.). Works in pastel, watercolor, acrylic ink, graphite, conté and charcoal by this group of six artists.

Thirteenth Annual Shy, Novice & Closeted Art Show; 18 High Street, (behind Key Bank). Rain or Shine. This art show provides opportunity and encouragement for all shy, novice and/or closeted artist to show their works of art. All ages, mediums, and levels of proficiency (or nonproficiency) welcome. Please contact Janet at 824-3889, janetwillie@yahoo.com or see our Facebook page.

Bethel Farmers’ Market; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 2 Parkway, Bethel. (Next to Norway Savings Bank) Runs through Oct. 14.

Contra Dance; 7-9 p.m. at the Franklin Grange, Route 26, Bryant Pond. Music by the Better Late Than Never Band with Chrissy Fowler calling. $8 for a family. Max $20. Beginners welcome with or without a partner. Bring clean shoes for dancing. FMI: Monica 207-381-7730.

Mike Miclon’s The Early Evening Show; 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Celebration Barn, 190 Stock Farm Road, just off Route 117 North in South Paris. FMI call 207-743-8452 or visit http://www.celebrationbarn.com.

Monday, July 3

Waterford Farmers’ Market; 2-5 p.m., Route 35/37, Waterford Common, Waterford. FMI visit http://www.getrealmaine.com/markets/Waterford-Farmers’-Market-on-the-common.

Tuesday, July 4

Annual Community Picnic and Concert; 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the side lawn of the Dr. Moses Mason House, 14 Broad St., on the village common, Bethel. Featuring a free two-hour concert (rain or shine) by the Portland Brass Quintet. FMI call 207-824-2908 or visit http://bethelhistorical.org.

Wednesday, July 5

Oxford Pomona; at the Alder River Grange, 1895 Intervale Road, Bethel. 6 p.m. supper with a meeting at 7 p.m.

Thursday, July 6

Girl Scouts of Maine Sprouting Daisies; 1 p.m. at the Rumford Library. For more information about Girl Scouts or to see a full list of Sprouting Daisies events, visit girlscoutsofmaine.org or call 888-922-4763.

Saturday, July 8

Tenth Annual Norway Triathlon; 8 a.m. from the Lake Pennesseewassee Park on Route 118, Norway. FMI or to register, visit www.norwaytri.com.

Downhill Derby; Registration is at 9 a.m. at Kingsbury Street, West Paris. Anyone age 7 and up are welcome to join in on this racing event. Some derby cars are available to use for those who do not have a car. The snack shack will be open. Come race or just to enjoy the event. Find us on Facebook, West Paris Downhill Derby, for car specifications and driver rules. Rain date Sunday, July 9.

Norway Arts Festival Art Show; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Applications can be downloaded at www.norwayartsfestival.org. FMI contact Director Judy West Schneider at 207-841-8758 or nafdirector@myfairpoint.net.

Mountain Poets Summer Reading; noon-1 p.m. at the Summer Art Festival in Norway.

Greenwood Fiddle Jam; 6-9 p.m. at the old Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26, in Locke Mills Village. Slow jam 6-7 p.m. The focus is on traditional, Scott’s, Irish, Quebecois, and contra dance tunes. Other acoustic instruments are welcome. FMI call Monica at 207-381-7730.

Avner the Eccentric’s Exceptions to Gravity; 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Celebration Barn, 190 Stock Farm Road, just off Route 117 North in South Paris. FMI call 207-743-8452 or visit http://www.celebrationbarn.com.

Sunday, July 9

First Universalist Society of West Summer Worship Service Speaker Service; 11 a.m. Mission Congregational Church, 15 Church St., West Paris. Guest speaker Marilyn Hammond.

Monday, July 10

Waterford Farmers’ Market; 2-5 p.m., Route 35/37, Waterford Common, Waterford. FMI visit http://www.getrealmaine.com/markets/Waterford-Farmers’-Market-on-the-common.

Tuesday, July 11

Girl Scouts of Maine Sprouting Daisies; 1 p.m. at the Bethel Library. For more information about Girl Scouts or to see a full list of Sprouting Daisies events, visit girlscoutsofmaine.org or call 888-922-4763.

Hypnosis for Weight Loss; 3 weeks from 3-5 p.m. Telstar High School, 284 Walkers Mills Road, Bethel. To register, visit https://sad44.coursestorm.com/course/hypnosis-for-weight-loss-3pm.

Hanover Cruise In; 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Stony Brook Recreation Campground and Variety, 3036 Main St., Hanover. 50/50 raffle. Enjoy a grilled hot dog, bag of chips, soft drink and dessert for only $3. 15 percent off other choices of prepared foods. FMI call 665-2554.

Wednesday, July 12

Flower Planters II Hand Built Pottery; 1 week from 6-9 p.m., 630 West Bethel Road, Bethel. No previous clay experience is required for this class. All tools and supplies will be provided by the clay studio. Projects will be glazed and fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the class. Max 10 students. To register, visit https://sad44.coursestorm.com/course/flower-planters-ii-hand-built-pottery.

Friday, July 14

Greenwood Fiddle Jam; 6-9 p.m. every second and fourth Friday of the month through Sept. at the old Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26 in Locke Mills Village. Slow jam 6-7 p.m. The focus is on traditional, Scott’s, Irish, Quebecois and contra dance tunes. Other acoustic instruments are welcome. Come to play. Come to do some toe tappin’. FMI call Monica at 207-381-7730.

Saturday, July 15

Alder River Grange Bake Sale; at Stan Howe’s home on Broad Street, Bethel.

Berlin and Coös County Historical Society Yard Sale; 8 a.m. to 3 p.m at the historic Brown Company barns on the East Milan Road in Berlin, N.H. Kitchen ware of all kinds. The usual departments plus baskets, sports, books, records, cloth, and children’s items. Large Print books are now located with the audio books. Furniture is located on the lower level of the larger. No early birds, please.

Book Signing; at the Gardner Roberts Memorial Library. The signing is by Author and Game Warden Daren Worcester. Worcester, originally of Hanover, has recently published “Open Season: True Stories of the Maine Warden Service.” Books are currently available for purchase or on loan from the library.

Chicken Pot Pie Supper; first sitting at 5 p.m., second at 6 p.m. at Bolsters Mills United Methodist Church, 582 Bolsters Mills Road, Harrison. Dinner includes chicken pie, mashed potatoes, gravy, vegetables, rolls, beverage and dessert. The price is $10 for adults and $5 for children under the age of 12. Any additional donations toward scholarships beyond the supper price would be welcome. Reservations will be taken only on Saturday morning, the day of the supper, between 9 a.m. and noon by calling the church at 583-9024. Please do not leave a message, reservations must be confirmed. Otherwise, the sale of supper tickets will begin at 4 p.m. with seating available in the sanctuary. The Church is handicap accessible.

Sunday, July 16

First Universalist Society of West Summer Worship Service Speaker Service; 11 a.m. Mission Congregational Church, 15 Church St., West Paris. Guest speaker Rev. Fayre Stephenson.

Thursday, July 20

Breau’s Too Cruise Nights; 5-7 p.m. in Breau’s parking lot, Bryant Pond. FMI call 665-2554.

Saturday, July 22

Greenwood Fiddle Jam; 6-9 p.m. at the old Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26, in Locke Mills Village. Slow jam 6-7 p.m. The focus is on traditional, Scott’s, Irish, Quebecois, and contra dance tunes. Other acoustic instruments are welcome. FMI call Monica at 207-381-7730.

Sunday, July 23

First Universalist Society of West Summer Worship Service Speaker Service; 11 a.m. Mission Congregational Church, 15 Church St., West Paris. Guest speaker Rev. Dr. Fred Jordan.

Friday, July 28

Greenwood Fiddle Jam; 6-9 p.m. every second and fourth Friday of the month through Sept. at the old Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26 in Locke Mills Village. Slow jam 6-7 p.m. The focus is on traditional, Scott’s, Irish, Quebecois and contra dance tunes. Other acoustic instruments are welcome. Come to play. Come to do some toe tappin’. FMI: Monica 207-381-7730.

Sunday, July 30

Moore Park Art Show; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Applications can be downloaded at www.mooreparkartshow.biz. FMI contact Director Aranka Matolcsy at 207-890-6386 or mooreparkart@gmail.com.

First Universalist Society of West Summer Worship Service Speaker Service; 11 a.m. Mission Congregational Church, 15 Church St., West Paris. Guest speaker Cindy Reedy.

August 4, 5, and 6

37th Annual Andover Olde Home Days; Live music, parade, craft and food vendors, car show and so much more! A full event schedule is on Facebook @andoveroldehomedays or FMI contact Leo Camire (207) 783-1992.

Sunday, August 6

First Universalist Society of West Summer Worship Service Speaker Service; 11 a.m. Mission Congregational Church, 15 Church St., West Paris. The guest speaker is Silver Moore Leaman.

Make Your Own Ice Cream Sundae; Methodist Church, Bethel.

Tuesday, August 8

Hanover Cruise In; 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Stony Brook Recreation Campground and Variety, 3036 Main St., Hanover. 50/50 raffle. Enjoy a grilled hot dog, bag of chips, soft drink and dessert for only $3. 15 percent off other choices of prepared foods. FMI call 665-2554.

August 10-13

Paris Hill Music Festival; This year’s festival features four groups representing three genres of music, which all are based in Maine. The concerts will be held in the historic First Baptist Church of Paris Hill known for its wonderful acoustics. For more information about the Paris Hill Music Festival, contact the Festival Director, Mary Beth Caffey, at 207-754-7970 or mbcaffey@gmail.com.

Friday, August 11

Greenwood Fiddle Jam; 6-9 p.m. every second and fourth Friday of the month through Sept. at the old Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26 in Locke Mills Village. Slow jam 6-7 p.m. The focus is on traditional, Scott’s, Irish, Quebecois and contra dance tunes. Other acoustic instruments are welcome. Come to play. Come to do some toe tappin’. FMI call Monica at 207-381-7730.

Saturday, August 12

Downhill Derby; Registration is at 9 a.m. at Kingsbury Street, West Paris. Anyone age 7 and up are welcome to join in on this racing event. Some derby cars are available to use for those who do not have a car. The snack shack will be open. Come race or just to enjoy the event. Find us on Facebook, West Paris Downhill Derby, for car specifications and driver rules. Rain date Sunday, August 13.

Leaf Impression Bowls Hand Built Pottery; 1 week from 1-4 p.m., 630 West Bethel Road Bethel. No previous clay experience is required for this class. All tools and supplies will be provided by the clay studio. Projects will be glazed and fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the class. Max 10 students. To register, visit https://sad44.coursestorm.com/course/leaf-impression-bowls-hand-built-po.

Sunday, August 13

First Universalist Society of West Summer Worship Service Speaker Service; 11 a.m. Mission Congregational Church, 15 Church St., West Paris. Guest speaker Scott Jones.

Monday, August 14

End-of-Summer Concert; 7 p.m. at the West Parish Congregational Church.

Thursday, August 17

Breau’s Too Cruise Nights; 5-7 p.m. in Breau’s parking lot, Bryant Pond. FMI call 665-2554.

Saturday, August 19

Berlin and Coös County Historical Society Yard Sale; 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the historic Brown Company barns on the East Milan Road in Berlin, N.H. Kitchen ware of all kinds. The usual departments plus baskets, sports, books, records, cloth, and children’s items. Large Print books are now located with the audio books. Furniture is located on the lower level of the larger. No early birds, please.

Upton Fun Day; The theme this year is Education.

Letter B Notch Riders Fourth Annual Chinese Auction;

Chicken Potpie Supper; first sitting at 5 p.m., second at 6 p.m. at Bolsters Mills United Methodist Church, 582 Bolsters Mills Road, Harrison. Dinner includes chicken pie, mashed potatoes, gravy, vegetables, rolls, beverage and dessert. The price is $10 for adults and $5 for children under the age of 12. Any additional donations toward scholarships beyond the supper price would be welcome. Reservations will be taken only on Saturday morning, the day of the supper, between 9 a.m. and noon by calling the church at 583-9024. Please do not leave a message, reservations must be confirmed. Otherwise, the sale of supper tickets will begin at 4 p.m. with seating available in the sanctuary. The Church is handicap accessible.

Sunday, August 20

First Universalist Society of West Summer Worship Service Speaker Service; 11 a.m. Mission Congregational Church, 15 Church St., West Paris. Guest speaker Rev. Bernice Martin.

Friday, August 25

Greenwood Fiddle Jam; 6-9 p.m. every second and fourth Friday of the month through Sept. at the old Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26 in Locke Mills Village. Slow jam 6-7 p.m. The focus is on traditional, Scott’s, Irish, Quebecois and contra dance tunes. Other acoustic instruments are welcome. Come to play. Come to do some toe tappin’. FMI: Monica, 207-381-7730.

Saturday, August 26

Greenwood Fiddle Jam; 6-9 p.m. at the old Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26, in Locke Mills Village. Slow jam 6-7 p.m. The focus is on traditional, Scott’s, Irish, Quebecois, and contra dance tunes. Other acoustic instruments are welcome. FMI call Monica at 207-381-7730.

Sunday, August 27

First Universalist Society of West Summer Worship Service Speaker Service; 11 a.m. Mission Congregational Church, 15 Church St., West Paris. Guest speaker Rodney Abbott.

Friday, September 8

Greenwood Fiddle Jam; 6-9 p.m. every second and fourth Friday of the month through Sept. at the old Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26 in Locke Mills Village. Slow jam 6-7 p.m. The focus is on traditional, Scott’s, Irish, Quebecois and contra dance tunes. Other acoustic instruments are welcome. Come to play. Come to do some toe tappin’. FMI call Monica at 207-381-7730.

Saturday, September 9

Berlin and Coös County Historical Society Yard Sale; 8 a.m. to 3 p.m at the historic Brown Company barns on the East Milan Road in Berlin, N.H. Kitchen ware of all kinds. The usual departments plus baskets, sports, books, records, cloth, and children’s items. Large Print books are now located with the audio books. Furniture is located on the lower level of the larger. No early birds, please.

Downhill Derby; Registration is at 9 a.m. at Kingsbury Street, West Paris. Anyone age 7 and up are welcome to join in on this racing event. Some derby cars are available to use for those who do not have a car. The snack shack will be open. Come race or just to enjoy the event. Find us on Facebook, West Paris Downhill Derby, for car specifications and driver rules. Rain date Sunday, September 10.

Friday, September 22

Greenwood Fiddle Jam; 6-9 p.m. every second and fourth Friday of the month through Sept. at the old Greenwood Town Hall, Route 26 in Locke Mills Village. Slow jam 6-7 p.m. The focus is on traditional, Scott’s, Irish, Quebecois and contra dance tunes. Other acoustic instruments are welcome. Come to play. Come to do some toe tappin’. FMI: call Monica at 207-381-7730.

Saturday, September 30

Berlin and Coös County Historical Society Yard Sale; 8 a.m. to 3 p.m at the historic Brown Company barns on the East Milan Road in Berlin, N.H. Kitchen ware of all kinds. The usual departments plus baskets, sports, books, records, cloth, and children’s items. Large Print books are now located with the audio books. Furniture is located on the lower level of the larger. No early birds, please.