Local events calendar
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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.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.
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.
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 Fridays 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.
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 email@example.com.
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.
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: St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church, 1213 Dexter Rd., holds 11 a.m. services with Eucharist, followed by lunch.
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 28
GREENVILLE: Moosehead Trails will host the panel “Going Solo: Women in the Woods” at 6 p.m. at the town office. FMI see Moosehead Trails on Facebook.
GREENVILLE: An ecumenical service of Tenebrae will be at 7 p.m. at the Holy Family Catholic Church. FMI call 695-2460.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, March 30
BROWNVILLE JUNCTION: St. John’s Episcopal Church holds a noon Good Friday service.
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: The United Methodist Church of Dover-Foxcroft’s Easter dessert pie sale starts at 9 a.m. — please use the rear entrance at 156 East Main St. FMI call 564-8055.
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 — with the senior support group to follow. To register contact 924-7903 or email@example.com.
Thursday, April 5
SANGERVILLE: The Sangerville Historical Society will serve a supper from 4:30-5:45 p.m. at the fire station prior to the annual town meeting at 6 p.m.
Friday, April 6
DEXTER: An American Red Cross blood drive will be from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Millworks, LLC, 16 Church St. FMI call 1-800-RED-CROSS.
DEXTER: VFW Post 4298, 20 Cedar St., serves a homemade supper with homemade macaroni and cheese and hot dogs from 5-6:30 p.m.
DEXTER: DDATT hosts a discussion at 6 p.m. on “blockchains” at the Abbott Memorial Library. FMI contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Dover Low Vision Group meets from 10-11:30 a.m. at the Thayer Parkway Community Room. FMI call 270-2730.
Saturday, April 7
ABBOT: The Abbot Free Evangelical Church, 102 Main St., serves its annual Wild Game Dinner at 6 p.m., to benefit the Shelter for Jesus (a Skowhegan homeless shelter).
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The Center Theatre hosts a Spring Fling Beach Party at 7 p.m. FMI call 564-8943.
PARKMAN: The Parkman Grange hosts its annual Daddy/Daughter Dance from 6-8 p.m. FMI call 277-3942.
SANGERVILLE: Seatings for SoupStock 2018 will be at 4:30 and 6 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Sangerville and Dover-Foxcroft. For tickets call 745-9682.
SHIRLEY: The Shirley Community Church’s 22nd annual Maple Sunday Brunch will be served from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the town hall.
Sunday, April 8
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Pine Tree Hospice and the Maine Humanities Council will sponsor a free screening of “We Bought a Zoo” at 2 p.m. at the Center Theatre. FMI call 564-4346.
Monday, April 9
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Mayo Regional Hospital will celebrate its 40th anniversary with a 1 p.m. event in the Resource Center.
Tuesday, April 10
DOVER-FOXCROFT: A Pine Tree Hospice Lunch ‘n Learn on basic auto maintenance will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Dover-Foxcroft Congregational Church. To register contact 564-4346 or email@example.com.
Thursday, April 12
DOVER-FOXCROFT: An American Red Cross blood drive will be from 1-6 p.m. at the PRYMCA. FMI call 1-800-RED-CROSS.
Saturday, April 14
MILO: American Legion Post 41 serves a public supper from 4:30-6 p.m.
Saturday, April 21
DOVER-FOXCROFT: Project Linus Make A Blanket Day will be from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at PHEC. FMI call 564-2246.
DOVER-FOXCROFT: The 14th District of the American Legion meets at 1 p.m. at Post 29, with a luncheon at noon.
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.
PARKMAN: The Parkman Grange serves its annual Mother’s Day Tea from 10 a.m.-noon. To RSVP call 277-3942.
Saturday, May 19
SEBEC: The Three Rivers Kiwanis Sebec River Canoe Race (from Sebec Village to Milo) starts at 10 a.m. with registration beforehand. FMI call 943-2317 or see the event Facebook page.