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Mondays
DEXTER: VFW Post 4298 bingo starts at 6 p.m. — with new games and bigger payouts.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Senior Network meets at 10:30 a.m. in the Community Room of the Morton Avenue Municipal Building — except for holidays — with the Community Cafe for lunch. For meal reservations call 943-2488.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Cure for Addiction meeting is held weekly from 6-7 p.m. at the Calvary Chapel Maine Highlands, 48 Morton Ave. FMI call 564-9058.
GREENVILLE: The Partnership Food Pantry is open the first and third Mondays from 11 a.m.-noon behind the fire station on Minden St. FMI call 518-8833.
GUILFORD: The Guilford UMC offers Old Testament Bible study from 10-11 a.m. FMI call 876-3372.
MILO: Al-Anon, 7 p.m., Park St. United Methodist Church, 15 Park St.
MILO: Three Rivers Kiwanis hosts cribbage tournaments at 6 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays.
MILO: Piscataquis Amateur Radio Club at the town hall at 7 p.m. every fourth Monday. FMI call 943-2849.

Tuesdays
DEXTER: American Legion Post 53, on Church St., is open for veterans to gather from noon-3 p.m.
DEXTER: The HJ Crosby Community Band of Dexter practices at 6 p.m. at the Ridge View Community School. FMI call 207-924-6235 or go to www.cuthbert-foundation.org.
DEXTER: North Country Riding Club, last Tuesday at the Wassookeag Snowmobile Club house on the Number 10 Rd.
DEXTER: Dexter Regional Development Corporation meets first Tuesday of the month. For more info. call 924-3064.
DEXTER: The Shirley B. Carter VFW Post 4298 holds monthly meetings the third Tuesdays at 7 p.m. For more info. call 924-3806 or 924-5972.
DEXTER: Alcoholics Anonymous meetings at 7 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church, 130 Spring St.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Thompson Free Library Knitting Group 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Please call 564-3350 for more info.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Partners for Peace drop-in support group, 1 to 2:30 p.m., 8 Mechanic St. For more info. call 564-8166.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Weight Watchers meets at the United Methodist Church at 38 East Main St. from 5:30-6:30 p.m.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The NAMI Family and Friends Support Group meets the last Tuesday of the month from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Borestone Room at Mayo Regional Hospital.FMI call Beth at 924-7903.
GUILFORD: The Guilford Historical Society meets the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. at the society museum, 10 North St., (the museum is also open by appointment). FMI call 876-4501 or 217-0963.
MILO: Partners for Peace provides domestic violence services, legal referrals and support at the outreach office at the town hall from 9 a.m.-noon.FMI call 564-8166.
SANGERVILLE: AA Women’s Discovery 12 Group at the Unitarian Universalist Church, Church Street, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
SANGERVILLE: The Sangerville Historical Society’s museum is open from 1-3 p.m.
SANGERVILLE: The Sangerville Historical Society meets the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the town hall community room.

Wednesdays
DEXTER: Kids Bible Club, for grades K-5, meets at the New Hope Baptist Church from 5-7:30 p.m. FMI call 924-7419.
DEXTER: The New Hope Baptist Church hosts a prayer meeting at 6 p.m. FMI call 924-7419.
DEXTER: VFW Post 4298 bingo starts at 6 p.m. — with new games and bigger payouts.
DEXTER: Dexter Grange 155 – Dexter SCOUTS Home meets at 7 p.m. the second Wednesday at the hall at 2 Church Street. 6 p.m. supper for members and guests.
DEXTER: TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets from 5:30-7 p.m. FMI call Stephanie Bridges at 278-2307 or Mary Tuttle at 924-3881.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A free community Quigong class is offered from 8:30-9:30 a.m. in the lobby of the Center Theatre.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets from 8:30-10 a.m. at the Congregational church.. For more info. call 564-7276.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Dover-Foxcroft United Methodist Church will hold a “Pay It Forward” clothing pickup of children’s and maternity clothing and other items from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. the second and third Wednesdays of the month.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Anchor Holds Church of God, 57 High St., holds Bible study at 6 p.m.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A Grief Care Support Group meets the first and third Wednesdays from 7-8 p.m. at 48 Morton Ave., Suite E. FMI call 717-8750.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Pine Tree Hospice offers an adult bereavement support group on the second and fourth Wednesday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. FMI contact 564-4346 or wecare@pinetreehospice.org.
GREENVILLE: Partners for Peace offers domestic violence services, legal referrals and support the second and last Wednesday of the month at the outreach office at C.A. Dean Hospital from noon-4 p.m. or by appointment. FMI call 564-8166.
GUILFORD: Community Fitness, 31 High St., offers a free potluck bruncheon the first Wednesday of the month at 11:15 a.m., often with guest speakers. For more info. call 876-4813.
GUILFORD: The NAMI Family and Friends Support Group meets the second Wednesday of the month at the Guilford Memorial Library from 10:30 a.m. to noon. FMI call 924-7903.
MILO: American Legion Post 41 is open from 7:30 a.m.-noon for veterans and members to meet.
MILO: American Legion Post 41 and Post Auxiliary will meet the first Wednesday at 7 p.m. with supper beforehand at 6 p.m.
MILO: An open mic at American Legion Post 41 starts at 6:30 p.m. on the second, third, fourth and last Wednesday of the month.
MONSON: The Monson Historical Society Museum is open from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. FMI or an appointment call 557-7769 or 876-3073.
SANGERVILLE: The ongoing food cupboard at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Sangerville and Dover-Foxcroft is open the first and third Wednesday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. FMI call 876-4926.

Thursdays
ABBOT: Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m. at the Abbot Town Hall.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: DHHS will be at Penquis, 50 North St., from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. the first Thursday of the month to assist with applications and benefit programs.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Children’s story hour, 10:30 a.m., Thompson Free Library.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Bingo at the American Legion, 112 Park Street. $400 jackpot. Kitchen opens at 5 p.m., games start at 5:45 p.m. Must be 16 and older to play. Smoke free. 564-8550.
GUILFORD: The Pantry of Hope Food Cupboard at the Guilford United Methodist Church, 3 School St., is open from 1:30-4 p.m. FMI call 876-3372.
GUILFORD: Narcotics Anonymous meets at the Guilford UMC, 3 School St., at 7 p.m.
HARMONY: Cribbage starts at 6 p.m. at the Harmony Community Center, to benefit building repairs, with signups at 5:30 p.m. and a draw for partners.
MONSON: The Lakeshore House has an open mic night from 6-9 p.m. FMI call 997-7069.

Fridays
DEXTER: Partners for Peace offers outreach hours from 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. at upstairs at the Morrison Building on Main St. FMI call 564-8166.
DEXTER: A ladies Bible study on the Fruit of the Spirit meets at 10 a.m. at the New Hope Baptist Church. FMI call 924-7419.
DEXTER: The Abbott Memorial Library will hold storytime for preschoolers at 11 a.m. For more info. call 924-7292.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m. at the Dover-Foxcroft United Methodist Church, 156 East Main St.
GREENVILLE: Womancare offers outreach services several times per month. Call for the dates and location at 564-8165.
GREENVILLE: Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m. at the church by the light downtown.
GUILFORD: The Partnership Food Pantry is open the second and fourth Fridays from noon-3 p.m. at 84 Elm St. FMI call 518-8833.
HARMONY: The Harmony Community Center hosts a Friday Nite Jam from 6-9 p.m., to benefit building repairs.
MILO: Three Rivers Senior Citizens meeting, first and third Fridays at noon for cards, Milo Town Hall, 6 Pleasant St. FMI call 943-5185.
MONSON: The Monson & Appalachian Trail Information Center, on the main road, invites the public from 1-5 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays to learn about life and culture of the wilderness for hikers, visitors, and those who call the Monson area home.

Saturdays
DEXTER: The Dexter Community Food Closet distribution takes place from 8-9 a.m. on the first and third Saturday of the month. FMI contact 924-7419 or church@newhopechurch.org.
DEXTER: A spinning fiber arts groups meets the fourth Saturday of the month from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Abbott Memorial Library.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A Grief Care Support Group meets the first and third Saturdays from 10-11 a.m. at 48 Morton Ave., Suite E. FMI call 717-8750.
GUILFORD: Alcoholics Anonymous meets at the Guilford UMC, 3 School St., at 7 p.m.
MONSON: The Monson Historical Society Museum is open from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. FMI or an appointment call 557-7769 or 876-3073.
SANGERVILLE: The South Sangerville Grange meets the first Saturday of the month, with a potluck at noon and meeting at 1 p.m.

Sundays
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Dover-Foxcroft United Methodist Church holds services at 10:30 a.m. with Sunday School at 10:30 a.m. September through May.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Alcoholics Anonymous, 11 a.m. at the Thompson Free Library.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Adult volleyball takes place at the Morton Avenue gym from 4-7 p.m. FMI call 564-3265.

Wednesday, Nov. 8
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Foxcroft Academy hosts the school’s annual “Thank You Veterans” assembly at 10:40 a.m. in the gym — all veterans are welcome to attend.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The PRYMCA annual meeting will be from 6-7:30 p.m. FMI call 564-7111.

Thursday, Nov. 9
GREENVILLE: The annual Veterans Day Tribute starts at 1 p.m. at the Greenville School.
MILO: The SAD 41 veterans assembly starts at 9 a.m. at the Penquis Valley School.
MILO: A Piscataquis Thriving in Place Collaborative meeting on making Milo and Brownville more age friendly will be from noon-1:30 p.m. at the town hall. To RSVP call 564-0273.
NEWPORT: The widow and widowers group meets at 11:30 a.m. at Angler’s Restaurant, 542 Elm St. FMI call 943-7303 or 876-3787.

Friday, Nov. 10
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Center Theatre hosts an Improv Night at 7 p.m. FMI call 564-8943.
GARLAND: The Garland Grange, on the Oliver Hill Rd., serves a baked bean and boiler dinner supper from 5-7 p.m.
GARLAND: The Garland Grange hosts a Contra Dance from 7-10 p.m., FMI call 924-3925 or 277-3961.

Saturday, Nov. 11
DEXTER: DDATT hosts a free weather seminar from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Abbott Memorial Library. FMI call 277-4221 or 924-3836.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: BEATLES FOR SALE, a New England-based Beatles tribute band, perform at 7 p.m. at the Center Theatre. FMI call 564-8943.
MILO: The Three Rivers Kiwanis’ annual Veterans Day dinner will be served at noon at the town hall, with doors at 11 a.m.
SANGERVILLE: The Unitarian Universalist Church of Sangerville and Dover-Foxcroft holds a Veterans Day service at 10:45 a.m. and then a tolling of the bell with a free community lunch to follow.

Saturday, Nov. 12
MILO: The Park Street United Methodist Church’s second annual turkey drive will be from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Tradewinds Marketplace, to benefit the Ecumenical Food Cupboard. FMI call 943-6168.

Monday, Nov. 13
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Dover & Foxcroft Water District trustees monthly meeting will be at 5 p.m. at the district office, 48 Morton Ave. Suite B.

Tuesday, Nov. 14
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A Pine Tree Hospice Lunch & Learn session on “Grief Through the Holidays” will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Dover-Foxcroft Congregational Church. To register contact 564-4346 or wecare@pinetreehospice.org.
MILO: The Milo Garden Club meets at 1 p.m. at the town hall, with a program on making soap.

Wednesday, Nov. 15
GREENVILLE: The Shaw Public Library holds a 6 p.m. book talk and signing with “Deadly Trespass” author Sandra Neilly. FMI call 695-3579.

Thursday, Nov. 16
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A workshop on Maine bats will take place from 9-10:30 a.m. at the Dover-Foxcroft Congregational Church. Please register by Nov. 13 at 564-2321 ext. 3 or info@piscataquisswcd.org.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A free session of the Essential of College Planning will be offered at 1 p.m. at the Penquis Higher Education Center. To register call 1-800-281-3703 or go to http://meoc.maine.edu.
SANGERVILLE: The Pine Tree Hospice annual meeting and dinner starts at 6 p.m. at the East Sangerville Grange. Please RSVP by Nov. 10 to 564-4346 or wecare@pinetreehospice.org.

Friday Nov. 17
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Foxcroft Academy presents “Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka” at 7 p.m. in the school gym.
GUILFORD: A ceremony to honor the county Spirit of America Foundation Tribute winners will be at 7 p.m. at the Valley Grange, 172 Guilford Center Rd.

Saturday, Nov. 18
ATKINSON: A hunters breakfast will be served from 4:30-8 a.m. at the Atkinson United Methodist Church, on the Stagecoach Rd. FMI call 564-2435.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Foxcroft Academy presents “Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka” at 6 p.m. in the school gym.
GREENVILLE: A live auction to benefit the Red Eagle Ski Foundation will be from 6-8 p.m. at the Trailside Restaurant. FMI call 695-2680.
GUILFORD: The JD Foundation’s live auction starts at 1 p.m. at the Masonic Hall, 34 Hudson Ave., with a preview beginning at noon.
MONSON: The 14th District of the American Legion meets at 1 p.m. at Post 116, with lunch at noon.
PARKMAN: The Parkman Grange serves a hunters supper from 4:30-6:30 p.m. to benefit the SAD 4 Santa Program. FMI call 277-3942.
RIPLEY: The Ripley UMC hosts Lefty’s Griddle from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 22
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The United Methodist Church of Dover-Foxcroft’s Thanksgiving dessert pie sale starts at 9 a.m. FMI call 564-9024.

Thursday, Nov. 23
GUILFORD: The annual free community Thanksgiving dinner will be served from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Guilford United Methodist Church. FMI call 876-4261.

Tuesday, Nov. 28
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Community Book Club of Pine Tree Hospice meets at 3 p.m. to discuss “Benediction” by Kent Haruf. FMI contact 564-4346 or wecare@pinetreehospice.org.

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