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Mondays
DEXTER: VFW Post 4298 bingo starts at 6 p.m. — with new games and bigger payouts.
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, 60 Mayhew Manor, distributes the first and third Mondays from noon-1 p.m. 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: 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.
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: 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 food pantry is open Fridays from 10 a.m.-noon at the Guilford United Methodist Church (3 School St.). FMI call 876-3372.
GUILFORD: The Partnership Food Pantry, 84 Elm St., distributes the second and fourth Mondays from noon-3 p.m. 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.

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.
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, March 14
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Thompson Free Library hosts a children’s Fairy Tale Tea Party from 10 a.m.-noon. FMI call 564-3350.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Thompson Free Library hosts technology help time from 1-3 p.m. FMI call 564-3350.

Thursday, March 15
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A free session of the “Essentials 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.

Friday, March 16
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Teen illusionist Ben Zabin performs at 7 p.m. at the Center Theatre. FMI go to www.centertheatre.org.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Highlands Classical Ensemble performs at 7 p.m. at the Dover-Foxcroft Congregational Church. FMI call 564-0043.

Saturday, March 17
DEXTER: A Contra Dance will be from 7-10 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church. FMI call 924-3925 or 277-3961.
GUILFORD: The PCHS Drama Club performs the student-written play “Tattered” at 2 p.m. in the school gym.
LILY BAY: A Winter Family Fun Day will be from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Lily Bay State Park. FMI call 695-2700.
RIPLEY: The Ripley UMC, 12 West Ripley Rd., serves a corned beef and cabbage supper starting at 4 p.m., to benefit the Ripley Methodist Ladies Aid Society and the church.
SANGERVILLE: The 14th District of the American Legion meets at 1 p.m. at Stott Flanders Post 165 with lunch at noon.
SANGERVILLE: A St. Patrick’s Day New England boiled dinner with Irish/Celtic music starts at 4:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church, to benefit the bell tower project. Takeout is also available. FMI call 717-7448.

Sunday, March 18
GREENVILLE: The Highlands Classical Ensemble performs at 3 p.m. at the Greenville Consolidated School — with a reception to follow. FMI call 564-0043.

Monday, March 19
BROWNVILLE: The annual town meeting starts at 7 p.m. at Brownville Elementary.

Wednesday, March 21
DEXTER: The Abbott Memorial Library hosts a Cabin Fever Trivia Night at 6 p.m. To register call 924-7292.

Thursday, March 22
DEXTER: SAD 46 students will present “Getting to Know the Sound of Music” at 6:30 p.m. at Dexter Regional High School.

Friday, March 23
DEXTER: SAD 46 students will present “Getting to Know the Sound of Music” at 6:30 p.m. at Dexter Regional High School.

Saturday, March 24
BROWNVILLE: The Brownville Free Public Library’s fourth annual Easter egg hunt starts at 10 a.m. FMI go to www.trcmaine.org.
DEXTER: SAD 46 students will present “Getting to Know the Sound of Music” at 2 p.m. at Dexter Regional High School.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A Piscataquis Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting for the Butter Stick Bakery will be at 11 a.m. with the grand opening from 10 a.m.-noon. FMI go to www.piscataquischamber.com.

Sunday, March 25
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The annual maple breakfast, to benefit future Shiretown Homecoming festivities, will be from 7-10 a.m. in the Foxcroft Academy gym.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The GFWC/Miosac Club’s annual high school art contest starts at 1 p.m. in the Center Theatre lobby, with the pieces on display a week in advance.
SANGERVILLE: Stuart Kestenbaum, author and poet laureate of Maine, shares his poetry at 9:30 a.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Sangerville and Dover-Foxcroft (located at the corner of Church and Main streets).

Monday, March 26
DOVER-FOXCROFT: University of Maine Cooperative Extension offers an introductory farming workshop from 6:30-8:30 p.m. FMI call 564-3301 or 564-6525.

Thursday, March 29
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A free session of the “Essentials 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.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A Spring Ten-Cent Book Sale, to benefit the Friends of the Library, will be from 4-7 p.m. at the Thompson Free Library. FMI call 564-3350.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Thompson Free Library hosts an Easter pysanky craft time at 5 p.m. FMI call 564-3350.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Pine Tree Hospice will present a suicide awareness prevention seminar from 6-8:30 p.m. at Mayo Regional Hospital. To RSVP contact 564-4346 or wecare@pinetreehospice.org.

Friday, March 30
DEXTER: An American Red Cross blood drive will be at Millworks, LLC, 16 Church St., from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. FMI call 1-800-RED-CROSS.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A Spring Ten-Cent Book Sale, to benefit the Friends of the Library, will be from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Thompson Free Library. FMI call 564-3350.

Saturday, March 31
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A Spring Ten-Cent Book Sale, to benefit the Friends of the Library, will be from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Thompson Free Library. FMI call 564-3350.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A 7 p.m. medieval dinner theatre will be the first event at the new Common Event Center at Central Hall. FMI call 564-8943.
MILO: The Three Rivers Kiwanis hosts a flea market from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. — snow date is April 7. FMI call 478-1046.

Wednesday, April 4
DOVER-FOXCROFT: NAMI Piscataquis County presents “Mindfulness: Being Present for Your Life” at 12:30 p.m. at the Dover-Foxcroft Congregational Church. To register contact 924-7903 or nami.piscataquis@gmail.com.

Saturday, April 28
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The J.D. Foundation’s third annual Walk/Run to Wake the Silence starts at 9 a.m. at the PRYMCA. FMI call 876-2295 or 343-1732.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The annual town meeting starts at 9 a.m. at the Morton Avenue Municipal Building.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Dover-Foxcroft Kiwanis’ 46th annual Piscataquis River Race starts at 10 a.m. at the athletic field in Guilford and travels to across the street from Foxcroft Academy. FMI go to www.doverfoxcroftkiwanis.org.

Saturday, May 12
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Commons at Central Hall grand opening will feature an open house and tours at 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. ribbon cutting.

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