Dime store reunion Wednesday

LEWISTON — A dime store reunion will take place at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22, at Schemengees, 551 Lincoln St.

The event is to celebrate the Lisbon Street stores of the past. All are welcome. For more information, call 576-7867.

Neighborhood Watch to meet in Auburn

AUBURN — Community Neighborhood Watch will meet at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 23, at Tailgate Gourmet on South Main Street.

Auburn police Lt. Tony Harrington will be the speaker and refreshments will be served.

Bean supper in Auburn Saturday

AUBURN — A bean super will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Auburn United Methodist Church, 439 Park Ave.

The menu includes baked beans, casseroles, potato salad, hot dogs, coleslaw, breads, beverage and pie. Cost is $7.

Entertainment will be provided by the Park Street Pickers.

Auburn Family Fun Fest on Sunday

AUBURN — The Auburn United Methodist Church will hold its annual Family Fun Festival from 1:30 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 26.

There will be lots of fun activities, and crafts for the young and young at heart. Mr. Drew and his famous animas will be there, too.

For more information, contact the church office at 782-3972.

Lewiston cribbage winners

LEWISTON — The Lewiston Senior Citizens Cribbage League winners at the Lewiston Memorial Armory on Oct. 16 were: First place, Shirley Miller and Roger Labbe; second place, Ed Madden and George Bussiere; third place, Trudy Faunce and Ronnie Gould; fourth place, Don Haley and Dwight Webb; fifth place, Terry Lefebvre and Jim Burgess.

The next game will be played at 9 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 23. Call Roger Labbe at 241-4003 or the office at 513-3059 for more information.

Dempsey Center to host seminar

LEWISTON — “Breast Reconstruction” is the topic of an informational seminar set for Tuesday, Oct. 28, at the Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope and Healing in Lewiston.

Sarah Holland, M.D., a plastic surgeon, will discuss options and processes for breast reconstruction. The presentation is open to all women, including professional health care providers and caregivers.

Holland began practicing at Coastal Plastic Surgery in Topsham early this year. Before beginning her work in the greater Topsham area, she practiced with York Plastic Surgery of York Hospital in southern Maine. Her practice experience also includes four years in private practice in York. In addition, she served for two years as an assistant professor in the Division of Plastic Surgery at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City.

The presentation begins at 6 p.m. The Dempsey Center is located on the fifth floor of 29 Lowell Street in Lewiston.

To register, call 798-6262.

Chicken barbecue in Durham

DURHAM — The First Congregational Church of Durham will hold a chicken barbecue from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1, at the church, 773 Royalsborough Road.

The menu includes barbecued chicken, salads, rolls, pies and beverage. Cost for adults 13 and older is $9; children 6-12, $3; and under 5 are free.

For more information call Larry at 837-3735.

Open house at Community Health

LEWISTON — Community Health and Education will hold an open house from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1, at 57 Birch St. in room A. The public is invited to attend.

The program will offer adult day health for individuals with dementia and Alzheimer’s. For more information, call 207-344-9221.

Christmas fair in Minot Nov. 1

MINOT — The Minot United Methodist Church will hold its annual Christmas Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1, at the church on the corner of Route 121 and Empire Road.

Free coffee will be offered and a luncheon will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Crafts, including knit goods and holiday decorations, will be available as well as Rada products. Home-baked foods will include a wide variety of cookies, cakes, breads, pies, candy, home-canned goods and an old-fashioned cheese wheel. There will also be free drawings for door prizes and a silent auction table.

Baked bean supper in Pownal

POWNAL — The North Pownal United Methodist Church will hold its final public baked bean and spaghetti supper of the season from 4:30 to 6p .m. on Saturday, Nov. 1, at the church, 851 Lawrence Road.

The menu will include three kinds of beans, spaghetti with meat sauce, potato salad, coleslaw, biscuits and brown bread, pickled beets and assorted homemade pies.

Tickets for are adults are $7; children 4-12 years, $3; and three years and under are free. The church is handicap accessible.

For more information, call Kim at 865-3517.

Knights plan bean, casserole supper

SABATTUS — The Knights of Columbus of the Our Lady of the Rosary Parish will sponsor a baked beans and casserole supper from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1, at Maxwell-Gill Hall, adjacent to Our Lady of the Rosary, 131 High St.

Proceeds will benefit parish programs.

Contributions for the complete supper, including desserts and beverages, are $8 for adults, $4 for children under 12.

For more information, call 513-1122, or email [email protected]

First Saturday at Williams House

WAYNE — The next First Saturday at the Williams House will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 1, at 14 Old Winthrop Road.

Stop by for coffee or tea, and quiche or a scone, visit with neighbors and shop at the ongoing book sale and boutique. Lots of books have been added since the last First Saturday.

All proceeds benefit the Wayne Library Association.