Albany yard sale

ALBANY – The Albany Improvement Association will hold its annual yard sale on Saturday, Aug. 4, at the Albany Town Hall, corner of Vernon Street and Hunts Corner Road. Doors will open at 9 a.m. For more information or to make a donation, call Buzzy at 824-2568.

Open house

WATERFORD – The Waterford Library will host an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, July 29. Light refreshments will be offered and the librarian will be there to answer questions about the library and its services.

Swim lessons

OTISFIELD – Swim lessons will be offered from Monday through Friday, July 30 to Aug. 17. The cost is $5 a child. They will be in the afternoons at the town beach on Pleasant Lake, Powhattan Road. Children as young as 6 months are welcome. Sign-up is at the Town Office on Route 121.

Heart talk

DIXFIELD – Dr. James L. Marcum, Cardiology Chattanooga Heart Institute, will speak at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 24, at the Dirigo High School library, 145 Weld St.

Marcum has authored a book titled “Matter of the Heart, a Laymen’s Guide to the Understanding and Prevention of Heart Disease.”

At the end of the presentation he will have a question and answer period.

Concert supper

FRYEBURG – A concert supper will be held beginning at 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, at Fryeburg New Church. Menu will include baked beans, casseroles, salads, rolls, pies and beverages. Cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children.

Planetarium visit

NORWAY – The Norway Memorial Library’s Summer Reading Program will present “Mars Magic” by Northern Stars Planetarium from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, at the Guy E. Rowe Elementary School gym.

Northern Stars Planetarium is a traveling inflatable star theater that utilizes a star projector, slides, special effects and a sound system. Professional planetarium educator John Meader will introduce children to the mysteries of Mars, taking a look at what has been discovered about Martian rocks, rivers, volcanoes, canyons and germs, and at the space probes that have made such discoveries possible.

This is a drop-off program for children entering grades one through six, and preregistration is required. Admission is free. For more information, visit the Norway Memorial Library Children’s Department or call 743-5308.