Franco-American center announces festival staff


LEWISTON – The Franco-American Heritage Center is announcing the staff for the second annual Festival FrancoFun, scheduled from Friday through Sunday, Aug. 3 to 5, at the Androscoggin Bank Colisée.

Staff members include Rita Dube and Richard Martin, co-chairpersons; Roland Bergeron and Joline Richard, volunteer chairpersons; Nel Meservier, stage manager; Connie Cote, mistress of ceremonies; Marcel Gagne, facility; Martine Gagne, food service; Lucille Dube, box office; Georgette Richard and Kellie Morris, representatives of the Androscoggin Bank Colisee.

Anyone interested in joining any of the committees are asked to call 783-1585.

Breakfast and other meals will be served daily. No ticket purchase is required for access to meals.

Also, limited space is available in the Colisee lobby for crafters.

For more information, call 783-1585.

Tickets are available at Shaw’s supermarkets, the Colisee or the Franco-American Heritage Center.

Daily tickets are $10 and a three-day pass is $25.

Call 783-1585 for more information or visit

Festival FrancoFun continues the celebration of music, foods, language and heritage of Franco-Americans in the communities of Lewiston and Auburn.