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Friendship Day

WATERFORD — Church Women United will celebrate May Friendship Day at 9:30 a.m. Friday, May 6, at North Waterford Church. The program will be “Living Our Friendship.” All are invited and refreshments will be served.

Clothing Center

HARTFORD — The Hartford Community Church Clothing Center will be open from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 7, and Saturday, May 21.

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The Clothing Center is located on Church Street, directly opposite the Hartford Community Church.

Community clean-up

NORWAY — The Norway Parks & Recreation Department will hold the annual Community Spring Clean Up at Lake Pennesseewassee Park from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 7.

From 8 to 11 a.m. work will consist of picking up branches and raking the public boat landing area, trails and beaches. From 11 a.m. to noon, there will be fun family activities such as beach ball volleyball coordinated by the Daisy Girl Scout Troop, a basketball clinic coordinated by OHCHS seniors, nature hike scavenger hunt and knot tying coordinated by Norway Paris Cub Scout Troop Pack 130 and more.

Lake Pennesseewassee Park is open to the public regardless of their residence. Please bring your own gloves and rakes.

If you are fulfilling community service requirements, bring your paperwork and check in with Norway Parks & Recreation Deb Partridge when you arrive.

Perennial sale

OXFORD — His Place Teen Center will hold a Mothers Day plant and perrenial sale from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 7, at Terre Porter’s parking lot, at the light, next to Rite Aid. All proceeds go to support His Place Teen Center.

Those with plants and perrenials to donate to the sale, vases or garden-related items, contact Howie Munday at 539-2372 or Marion Chase at 583-2534.

Donations are also being accepted for the next big yard sale on Route 26, next to the fish market on Memorial Day weekend, May 25-June 1, and other future yard sales as well as for the Alpha & Omega Thrift Shop.

Youths ages 11-18 are invited to come to His Place on Friday nights from 6-9 p.m. His Place Teen Center will celebrate 19 years this August.

1st Saturday

SUMNER — The Congregational Church of East Sumner will have its monthly 1st Saturday Supper at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, May 7. The meal will be a chicken pie dinner with gravy and potatoes, stuffing, rolls, salad, cooked veggies. The meal is in honor of the women in our lives; men will provide desserts. There will also be raffle items. Donations will benefit the work of the Church.

Carnation sale

RUMFORD — St. Timothy Circle #504, Daughters of Isabella are sponsoring the Maine Right to Life Mother’s Day carnation sale on Sunday, May 8. They will be sold for $1 each after each mass at the Parish of the Holy Savior in Rumford and at the Lady of Snow in Bethel.

Plant, yard sale

SUMNER — The Congregational Church of East Sumner will hold the 2nd annual plant, bake and yard sale from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, May 14, in the church yard. At 6:30 that evening, there will be a free community movie. Refreshments will be sold.

At 6:30 p.m. on the Saturday, May 21, Pastor Howard MacMullen will lead an evening service of healing. FMI: Bill or Linda, 388-2263.

WATERFORD — Church Women United will celebrate May Friendship Day at North Waterford Church on Friday, May 6 at 9:30 a.m. The program will be “Living Our Friendship.” All are invited and refreshments will be served.

RUMFORD — St. Timothy Circle #504, Daughters of Isabella are sponsoring the Maine Right to Life Mother’s Day carnation sale on Sunday, May 8. They will be sold for $1 each after each mass at the Parish of the Holy Savior in Rumford and at the Lady of Snow in Bethel.

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