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, May 13: Spaghetti dinner benefit, 4-6 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 612 Farmington Falls Rd. Adults $6, ages 12 and under $4. Proceeds go to the Darlene Rowe Memorial Gazebo. FMI: 491-8507.
Farmington, Friday, May 13: Karaoke/dance, 7-11 p.m., Elks Lodge 2430. $5 at Madoree’s Market. Supports Relay for Life. FMI: 778-6761.
Jay, Friday, May 13: Supper and open mic night, 5 p.m., VFW Post 3335. $8. FMI: 897-5112.
Wilton, Friday, May 13: Infant/toddler story time, 10:30 a.m., Wilton Free Public Library, 6 Goodspeed St. FMI: 645-4831.
Canton, Saturday, May 14: Park clean up, 9 a.m., Heritage Park. Bring tools. FMI: Thomas Adley 597-2168.
Farmington, Saturday, May 14: Free community luncheon, noon to 1 p.m., Old South First Congregational Church. Delivery available. FMI: 778-0424 during the week or 778-4438 the morning of.
Farmington, Saturday, May 14: Baked bean and casserole supper, 4:30-6 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, Falls Rd.
Fayette, Saturday, May 14: Fayette Fun Festival, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fayette Central School, Rte. 17. Admission $5 for adults, $3 for children. Benefits Fayette School and Home Association. Rain date May 15. FMI: 685-4363 or 897-3245.
Jay, Saturday, May 14: Food and rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., North Jay Grange #10. FMI: 645-4628, 645-2217, or 645-4211.
Jay, Saturday, May 14: Benefit potluck supper and dance, 5-11 p.m., VFW Hall. Music by Larry & Friends. Donations go to Linda Latham Scholarship Fund. FMI: 645-4397 or 645-3921.
Wilton, Saturday, May 14: Tyngtown Club plant sale, 8-11 a.m., Academy Hill School cafeteria. Benefits Wilton Free Public Library and Wilton Early Childhood Center.
Jay, Sunday, May 15: MCMA Country Sunday, 1-5 p.m., Community Building, 13 Community Dr. $7, members/seniors $6, under 12 free. FMI: Bing 645-2472.
Wilton, Tuesday, May 17: Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Public Library, 6 Goodspeed St. FMI: 645-4831.
Farmington, Wednesday, May 18: American Red Cross blood drive, 1-6 p.m., Mt. Blue Middle School, 269 Middle St.
Rangeley, Wednesday, May 18: Community breakfast, 7-9 a.m., Farm House Inn, Route 4 south. FMI: 864-5805.
Jay, Thursday, May 19: Presentation on early surveying of Maine and New England, 6:30 p.m., Historical Society’s archive building, Jay Hill.
New Sharon, Thursday, May 19: Story hour, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Jim Ditzler Memorial Library. FMI: 779-1128.
Jay, Friday, May 20: Supper and open mic night, 5 p.m., VFW Post 3335. $8. FMI: 897-5112.
Turner, Friday, May 20: Ham supper, 4:30-6:30 p.m., GAR Hall, Route 219. Donations benefit Union Presbyterian Church. Quilt auction.
Wilton, Friday, May 20: Infant/toddler story time, 10:30 a.m., Public Library, 6 Goodspeed St. FMI: 645-4831.
Livermore, Saturday, May 21: Perennial plant sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Community Building, 31 Church St. Bake/book sale. Benefits Public Library. FMI: 897-7173.
Strong, Saturday, May 21: Rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., United Methodist Parish House. Luncheon 11:30-1.