Items submitted to Check it Out must be events that benefit nonprofit organizations and be open to the public. Submissions should be received at least seven days in advance of the event.
Farmington, Friday, March 26: benefit dinner for the Burchard Cook Family, 5-6:30 p.m., Farmington Falls Fire Station. Donations are welcome.
Turner, Friday, March 26: Annual Mud Supper: everything brown (mostly chocolate), 4:30-6:30 p.m., GAR Hall, Rte. 219. Donations accepted at the door. Sponsered by the North Turner Presbyterian Church. Everyone is welcome. FMI: 754-2294, 224-7913.
Wilton, Friday, March 26: Infant/toddler storytime, 10:30 a.m., Wilton Public Library. FMI: 645-4831.
Wilton, Firday, March 26: Country Music Jamboree/Spotlight, 7-10 p.m., Harndon Masonic Lodge, 70 Bryant Road. Open to public. Donations at the door. FMI:Bing 645-2472.
Farmington, Saturday, March 27: antique and collectibles sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fairbanks School Meeting House, Rte. 4. Sponsered by the Fairbanks School Neighborhood Association. FMI: 778-3808 or 778-4339.
Farmington, Saturday, March 27: community luncheon, 12-1 p.m., Henderson Memorial Baptist Church, Academy Street. Free.
Farmington, Saturday, March 27: Farmington Rotary Club’s eight annual Price is Right game, 6 p.m., Mt. Blue High School Auditorium. Limited availablity. Tickets on sale VIP tickets $15, advanced tickets $10, $12 at door. Tickets are available from any Rotary Club member, Ron’s Market, Shelly’s Hometown Market, and Douin’s Market. FMI: Windowman at 491-5074.
Livermore Falls, Saturday, March 27: Price is Right, 6 p.m., Livermore Falls Middle School. $6. Tickets at school’s main office. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Silent auction, raffles, 50/50, food.
New Sharon, Saturday, March 27: public supper, 5-6:30 p.m., New Sharon Methodist Church Annex. $7, kids 12 and under $2.50. Proceeds for current expenses. Sponsered by the Church’s Women Society.
Wilton, Saturday, March 27: American Red Cross blood drive, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nichols Expo Center, 128 Weld Road.
Wilton, Saturday, March 27: Wilton Library book sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nichols Building. Everything is by donation. All money goes to Wilton Library.
Wilton, Saturday, March 27: Cabin Fever craft fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Western Maine Expo (formally Nichols Expo). Tables available, FMI: 778-4726.
Farmington, Sunday, March 28: Mt. Blue Voices a capella vocal ensemble special concert, 7 p.m., Nordica Auditorium, University of Maine Farmington. FMI Dennis Hayes 778-2352.
Jay, Sunday, March 28: Knights of Columbus, monthly breakfast, 9 -10:30 a.m., St. Rose Parish Hall. $5. Benefits KC 320 local funds. FMI: 897-2412.
Livermore, Sunday, March 28: pancake breakfast, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Washburn-Norlands Living History Center, 290 Norlands Road. Proceeds benefit the barn rebuilding campaign. $6/$4. FMI: 207-897-4366 or www.norlands.org.
Wilton, Monday, March 29: warming center, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Masonic Lodge, Bryant Road. Sponsored by Wilton United Methodist Church. Order meals at 645-4416. For transportation 645-2128 day in advance.
Jay, Tuesday, March 30: American Red Cross blood drive, 9 a.m. to 2:15 p.m., Jay High School, 4 School St.
Wilton, Tuesday, March 30: preschool storytime, 10:30 a.m., Wilton Public Library, 6 Goodspeed. FMI: 645-4831.
Farmington, Wednesday, March 31: Fish chowder luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Trinity Methodist Church, Route 2.
Wilton, Wednesday, March 31: Warming center, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Masonic Lodge, Bryant Road. Sponsored by United Methodist Church. Order meals at 645-4416; transportation, 645-2128 day in advance.
Farmington, Thursday, April 1: Spaghetti supper, 5:30-7 p.m., Mt. Blue Middle School cafeteria. $5, family $20. Benefits trip to Alaska for ten students.
Livermore Falls, Thursday, April 1: Comedian Bob Marley, 7 p.m., Livermore Falls High School. $15. Tickets at school office, Otis Credit Union and Breakneck RC Speedway & Hobbies. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Benefits Class of 2011. FMI: 897-3428.
Farmington, Friday, April 2: Easter bake sale, 8:30 a.m. until sold out, Franklin Memorial Hospital lobby. Sponsored by FMH Auxiliary.
Wilton, Friday, April 2: Country Music Jamboree/Spotlight, 7-10 p.m., Harndon Masonic Lodge, 70 Bryant Road. Donations. FMI: Bing 645-2472.
Wilton, Friday, April 2: Infant/toddler story time, 10:30 a.m., Public Library. FMI: 645-4831.
Farmington, Saturday, April 3: St. Luke’s Easter bread sale, 9 a.m. to noon, Twice Sold Tales, 155 Main Street.
Farmington, Saturday, April 3: Baked bean and bake sale, 10 a.m. until sold out, Weber Insurance conference room, 190 Main St. Sponsored by Emblem Club #460.
Industry, Saturday, April 3: Pot luck supper and raffle, 5 p.m., Town Hall. Benefits marine equipment.
Jay, Saturday, April 3: Bean and casserole supper, 4-6 p.m., Grange #10. $7, 10 and under $3. Entertainment by Narrow Gage String Band, Lois and Gary Hall and Mike Worthley. FMI: 645-4628, 645-2910, 645-2217.
New Sharon, Saturday, April 3: Family Baked Bean Take Out, 9:30-11:30 a.m., New Sharon Congregational United Church of Christ, Cape Cod Hill Road. $15. Reserve meal call 778-2366.
Rangeley, Monday, April 5: American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2-6 p.m., Rangeley High School, 43 Mendolia Road.
Wilton, Tuesday, April 6: Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Public Library. FMI: 645-4831.
Farmington, Wednesday, April 7: American Red Cross Blood Drive, 12-5 p.m., University of Maine, 246 Main Street.
Rangeley, Wednesday, April 7: Ladies/Community Breakfast, 7-9 a.m., Saddleback Ski Lodge, Saddleback Mt. For special dietary needs call in advance FMI: 864-5671.
Wilton, Wednesday, April 7: Homeschooler storytime, 2:30 p.m., Wilton Public Library. FMI: 645-4831.