Civil War lecture canceled due to storm

BRUNSWICK — The Chamberlain Civil War Roundtable lecture, set for Thursday, Feb. 13, at Brunswick’s Curtis Memorial Library has been cancelled due to the predicted winter storm.

Museum bake/book sale; seeks gowns

MONMOUTH — The Monmouth Museum will hold a Sweetheart Bake/Book Sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at Cumston Hall.

The museum is also seeking vintage wedding gowns to be displayed at the Spring Quilt & Fiber Arts Show on April 26.

For more information, call 933-4677 or “like” Monmouth Museum on Facebook.

Vegan baking class is Feb. 17

LEWISTON —  A free vegan cooking class, “The Art of Baking,” will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17, at The Ark, 791 Lisbon St.

Instructor will be Jordan Fowler, the new chef for the Ark Cafe.

Registration not required. For more information call  207-333-3668 or visit

NARFE meeting is Feb. 18

LEWISTON — Lewiston Chapter 1804 of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees will meet at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, at the Ramada Inn.

A social time will be followed by lunch at noon. Members will present and discuss their preferences for future programs.

Basketball free-throw competition

AUBURN — The Knights of Columbus Rev. Louis J. Fortier Council 106 invites all boys and girls ages 9-14 from Androscoggin County to participate in its Basketball Free Throw Competition for the Knights of Columbus District 11 Competition.

The competition is being held free at the St. Dom’s Academy Gym on Saturday, Feb. 22. Proof of age is required at time of registration from 9 to 9:30 am. Competition will run from 9:30 to 11 a.m.

For more information call Leo Baillargeon at 784-0389.

DAR group plans open house

LEWISTON — One hundred years ago, Mary Dillingham Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution celebrated Washington’s Birthday with a glittering soiree. The Organizing Chapter Regent was a granddaughter of Mary Dillingham, who had actually entertained Gen. George Washington in Boston when he took command of the Continental Army.

To commemorate these bygone days of the Chapter, as well as George Washington’s birthday, the current Mary Dillingham Chapter is hosting an open house for their February meeting from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at the Lewiston Public Library Couture Room.

A special invitation to members who find it hard to attend meetings during the week is given, as well as to anyone who is curious about who the DAR are and what they do.

Refreshments will be served, and Regent Beverly Robbins will speak on the “Black Robe Regiment” of the American Revolution. Call Bev Robbins at 577-0706 for more information.

CNA course starts Feb. 25

TURNER — A CNA course will begin Tuesday, Feb. 25, at SAD 52 Adult & Community Education

This course is designed to provide the experience and skills necessary to become a state certified nursing assistant. Candidates must have an interest in the health care field, be dedicated, hard working, reliable and compassionate.

Clinical experience is in a hospital environment.

Call 225-1010, option 1, to learn more about this course.