Gazebo openings

LIVERMORE FALLS – Anyone wishing to perform or use the gazebo this summer should call 897-3229 to set up a date.

Scheduled so far in May, weather permitting, are the Victor Mercier group from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 18; Barry Wood, 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 23; Richard Moreau, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 25; and Silver and Gold, time to be announced, Tuesday, May 30.

Society program

CARTHAGE – The Carthage Historical Society will meet today at the museum. A potluck supper will start at 5:30 p.m. A program of “Music Through the Ages” will be presented by singer, Sammie Angel of Dixfield. All are welcome.

Knitters to meet

FARMINGTON – The Sandy River Knitting Circle will meet from 4 to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 21, at Henderson Memorial Baptist Church, Academy Street. All knitters are welcome. Members are knitting prayer shawls, but people can bring anything they’d like to knit.

Patterns, yarn and needles are available for those who wish to knit shawls or other items to be given for local charities. Light refreshments will be served. There is no cost to participants, but donations may be made to help cover expenses. For more information, call 778-3202.

Cemetery meeting

FARMINGTON – The annual meeting of the Chesterville Hill Cemetery Association will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 24, at the Farmington Falls Fire Station.

Seniors convene

LIVERMORE FALLS – The Livermore Falls-Jay Senior Citizens met at Murray Hall on May 8 with 37 members present. Chairwoman Shirley Couture opened the meeting and Mary Groleau led in singing “Mother” in observance of Mother’s Day.

James Miller was reported still on the sick list. Members welcomed back Shirley Toncer and Eugene Pomerleau. A catered meal will be served on Monday, May 22, the last meeting before summer hiatus. The 50/50 was won by Lorraine Cote. A Chinese auction was held after the meeting.

Memorial events

FARMINGTON – The Roderick-Crosby Post 28, American Legion, will hold Memorial Day services starting at 9 a.m. with veterans’ recognition at the World War I Monument, North Main Street.

At 9:30 a memorial service will be held at the post home main hall upstairs with guest speaker Rep. Janet Mills. At 10:15 a veterans’ recognition will take place at the post home monument.

A Memorial Day parade will start at 10:30 a.m. followed by lunch at the post home, High Street.