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.
Rumford, Wednesday, March 3: Preschool storytime, 10 a.m., Rumford Public Library, Children’s Room, 56 Rumford Ave. Ages 2-5. FMI: 364-3661.
Rumford, Thursday, March 4: Free ski, board and tubing, 4-9 p.m., Black Mountain. Sponsored in part by Franklin Savings Bank. FMI: 364-8977
Dixfield, Friday, March 5: Boil Ham Public Supper, 4-6 p.m., Swasey-Torrey Post 100. $6, kids ages 6-12 $4, under 5 free.
Rumford, Friday, March 5: Salmon pie luncheon, 11:30 a.m., St. Barnabas Episcopal church. $7. Takeout available 3364-2193 after 9 a.m. Fri.
Rumford, Saturday, March 6: Corn beef supper, 4:45 p.m., St. A-St. John’s Church Hall. $7, under 12 $3. Takeout available.
Dixfield, Monday, March 8: Preschool story time, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Ludden Library, 42 Main St. FMI: 562-8838.
Rumford, Wednesday, March 10: Preschool story time for ages 2-5, 10 a.m., Public Library, 56 Rumford Ave. FMI: 364-3661.
Rumford, Friday, March 12: Salmon pie luncheon, 11:30 a.m., St. Barnabas Episcopal Church. $7. For take out, cal 364-2193 after 9 a.m. Friday.
Dixfield, Sunday, March 14: Lunch and couples cribbage, noon, American Legion.
Dixfield, Monday, March 15: pre-school storytime, 10:30-11:30 p.m., Ludden Library, 42 Main St. FMI: 562-8838.
East Wilton, Friday, March 5: Passport dinner tour: Island in the Sun, 6 p.m., Wilson Grange, Main Street. $11.50. Snow date Mar. 6, 6 p.m. Reservations necessary to reserve 645-2400 or email email@example.com. Proceeds benefit the Wilson Grange Fund.
Rangeley, Friday, March 5: Benefit for the Wetherill family who lost everything in a fire, 5 p.m., Club House. Silent auction, food buffet, early entertainment by Joe and Scott (a local band), later Funky and Soulwinkle: The Legend Band. FMI: Club House 864-9955.
Wilton, Friday, March 5: Infant/toddler storytime, 10:30 a.m., Wilton Public Library. FMI: 645-4831.
Wilton, Friday, March 5: Country Music Jamboree/Spotlight, 7-10 p.m., Harndon Masonic Lodge, 70 Bryant Road. Donation. FMI: 645-2472.
Farmington, Saturday, March 6: New England boiled dinner, 5-6:30 p.m., Henderson Memorial Baptist Church. $6.
Leeds, Saturday, March 6: Bean and casserole supper, 5-6:30 p.m., Community church, 123 Church Hill Road. $6, 5-12 $3. Benefits furnace fund.
New Sharon, Saturday, March 6: Family baked bean take out, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Congregational United Church of Christ, Cape Cod Hill Road. $15, includes quart of beans, pint of coleslaw, rolls or bread, homemade pie. Reserve meals at 778-2366.
Livermore, Sunday, March 7: Snowmobile run, 12-5 p.m., Clubhouse Tavern and Steakhouse, 295 Maple Lane. Partial proceeds benefits American Red Cross. FMI: Lisa 740-7434.
Phillips, Sunday, March 7: Penny sale auction, 1 p.m., Public Library, Main Street. Advance tickets only. FMI: 639-4296 or 639-2665.
Salem, Sunday, March 7: A&E’s Country Hill Music show, 1-3 p.m., Community Building. Donation. Weather permitting. Sponsored by Salem Pine Tree Club.
Chesterville, Monday, March 8: Lasagna supper, 5-6:30 p.m., Town Hall, Dutch Gap Road. $5, children $2.50. Take out available. Town meeting follows at 7 p.m. FMI: 778-3078.
Wilton, Monday, March 8: Warming center, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Masonic Lodge Seniors Plus Meals Site, Bryant Road. Sponsored by United Methodist Church. FMI: 645-4885.
Livermore Falls, Tuesday, March 9: American Red Cross blood drive, 12-6 p.m., Murray Hall, 69 Main St.
Wilton, Tuesday, March 9: Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Public Library. FMI: 645-4831.
Farmington, Wednesday, March 10: Fish chowder luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Trinity Methodist Church, Route 2.
Strong, Wednesday, March 10: American Red Cross blood drive, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mount Abram High School, 1513 Salem Road.
Wilton, Wednesday, March 10: 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.
Wilton, Friday, March 12: Infant/toddler story time, 10:30 a.m., Public Library. FMI: 645-4831.
Wilton, Friday, March 12: Country Music Jamboree/Spotlight, 7-10 p.m., Harndon Masonic Lodge, 70 Bryant Road. FMI: Bing 645-2472.
Carrabassett Valley, Saturday, March 13: Maine movie premiere of “ONEYEAR”, 8 p.m., Sugarloaf Chapel. Free. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Refreshments, door prizes. FMI: Pam 234-2304 or Marcus 668-4877.
Farmington, Saturday, March 13: Monthly Free Community Luncheon, 12-1 p.m., Olld South First Congregational Church. Delivery Available, call church office 778-0424 during the week, church kitchen 778-4438 on the morning of.
Jay, Saturday, March 13: Pancake breakfast, 8-11 a.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, 148 Main St. $5. Meet Democratic gubernatorial and local candidates. Sponsored by Jay Democratic Committee. FMI: Barbara Cook 645-4753 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jay, Saturday, March 13: Bean supper, 4:30 p.m., St. Rose Parish hall. $7. Raffle, donations welcome. Sponsored by Daughters of Isabella.
Kingfield, Saturday, March 13: Silent auction, 4-6 p.m., Herbert Hotel. Live auction 6:15 p.m. Benefits Kingfield Days.
East Wilton, Monday, March 15: Warming Center, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Masonic Lodge. Sponsered by Wilton United Methodist Church. Order meals at 645-4419. For transportation 645-2128 a day in advance.