Christian Women United Luncheon
PARIS — The Christian Women United Luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the South Paris Congregational Church. Sammie Angel from Dixfield will be the singer.
Men are also welcome. Call Janice at 743-5770 for reservations.
Mexico High Class of 1960
RUMFORD — The Class of 1960 from Mexico High School will meet for lunch on Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 11:30 a.m. at Gatch's, corner of Rumford Avenue and Rangeley Place). For information, call Jeanne at 364-8841.
Wednesday lunch at Town Hall
MEXICO — Every Wednesday there is a free lunch served at the Mexico Town Hall. The door opens at 10:30 for those who wish to come, visit and have a hot or cold drink. At 11 snacks are put on the tables and the meal is served at 11:30.
There are often several kinds of bread and occasionally pastries which anyone may take, one item of each per family. Although this is a free lunch, donations are accepted.
The meal is open to any person who wishes to enjoy a hot meal in the company of others. Meals can be delivered to those 60 or above who are housebound due to a handicap or those who have no transportation or have no one to prepare a meal. For further information, contact Judy Kuhn at 364-7242.
Stephens High Class of 1954
MEXICO — Stephens High School Class of 1954 will meet for their monthly luncheon at Dick's Restaurant on Wednesday, Oct. 17, at 11:30 a.m. Members and guests welcome.
Stephens High Class of 1946
RUMFORD — The Stephens High School Class of 1946 will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at the River Valley Grill.
Free pizza supper Oct. 19
NORWAY — A free pizza supper will be served at Second Congregational Church on Main Street from 5 to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19. For information call 743-2290 or visit www.seconch.com.
Supper by Fire Auxiliary
PARIS — The Paris Fire Department Auxiliary will hold a public supper at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at Paris Fire Department, Western Avenue.
Menu will include casseroles, baked beans, hot dogs, macaroni and cheese, salads, rolls and homemade desserts.
There will also be a 50/50 raffle. All proceeds will benefit the Paris Fire Department Auxiliary and Fire Personnel.
First Baptist jumble sale
PARIS — The Fall Jumble Sale of the First Baptist Church of Paris on Paris Hill will be held on Saturday, Oct. 20, from 8 to 11 a.m., with a bag sale to follow.
Available for sale will be furniture, enamelware, antiques, holiday items, books, clothing, bikes, toys and much more. Shoppers may enjoy doughnuts and coffee, and there will also be baked goods for sale.
VFW breakfast set for Oct. 20
PARIS — A VFW breakfast will take place from 7 to 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at the VFW Hall, East Main Street. Cost is $5.
Field and Farm public supper
SUMNER — The Congregational Church of East Sumner will hold a Field and Farm public supper on Saturday, Oct. 20, at 5:30 p.m. An assortment of dishes will be made from wild and domestic game and garden produce.
The cost is $7 with a family maximum of $20. The church is at 50 Main St. Take out will be available. For information call Linda at 388-2263.
Finnish, other foods at buffet
WEST PARIS — A public buffet supper featuring Finnish, American and other ethnic foods will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Finnish American Heritage Center, 8 Maple St.
The cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children.
The meal is hosted by the Finnish-American Heritage Society of Maine.
Public supper at Masonic Hall
WILTON — There will be a public Masonic supper at the Harland M. Harnden Masonic Hall, 70 Bryant Road, East Wilton, on Saturday, Oct. 20, from 5 to 6:30 p.m., to benefit the building fund.
The menu will be roast pork, mashed potato, gravy, applesauce, squash, rolls, assorted homemade pies and beverages. $8 for adults, $5 for those under 12.
In observance of the Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays, this will be the last supper until Jan. 19.
Bluegrass, rock at benefit concert
FARMINGTON — A concert will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, at UMF Lincoln Auditorium as a fundraiser for Mission at the Eastward's South Africa Partnership.
The group, Alter Igor Unplugged, will be playing mostly bluegrass and rock n' roll. Tickets are $5 students, $10 all others. In addition, there will be a silent auction, raffle and sale of South African goods.
Elks swap meet on Oct. 21
FARMINGTON — A swap meet will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, at Farmington Elks Lodge.
Buy, sell or trade. There will be car parts, motorcycle parts, tools and more. To rent a table or for more information, call Barb at 778-6761.
All proceeds go the Elks kitchen and fire alarm renovation.
Music benefits Pine Tree Club
SALEM — Gary and Lois and friends will be at the Salem Community Building at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, for an afternoon of music and fun. A donation box will be at the door and refreshments will be on sale. Sponsored by the Salem Pine Tree Club.
Retired educators meet Oct. 21
WATERFORD — Members of the Oxford County Retired Educators' Association will meet at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 21, at the North Waterford Congregational Church, Route 35.
All retired public school personnel are invited to attend for a brief business meeting before the noon luncheon. John Kimball will be the speaker. The cost for lunch is $7.
This is the association's first meeting since June. Bring books in good condition for the book sale fundraiser.
VFW breakfast set for Oct. 21
WATERFORD — The Harrison VFW Post, on the Waterford Road, will hold its popular breakfast from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, at the post on Route 35.
The breakfast features scrambled eggs, French toast, pancakes, biscuits and country gravy, bacon, sausage, home fries, fruit cup, sweet breads, orange juice and beverage. Donations are accepted.
Finnish Society to meet Oct. 21
WEST PARIS — The Finnish-American Heritage Society of Maine will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, at the Finnish-American Heritage Center, 8 Maple St. A brief business meeting will be followed by a program and coffee social. The library, gift shop and museum will be open.
The public is invited to attend.
Monthly bridge at library
WATERFORD — The Waterford Library sponsors an informal bridge group that meets upstairs at the library the fourth Monday of each month. The next meeting is on Oct. 22 at 6:30 p.m. No partner is necessary. Players with a basic knowledge of bridge are welcome. The goal is to have fun and learn from each other.
The group will not meet in December; meetings will resume in January.
For more information call 583-2729.
Historical Society seeks crafters
FAYETTE — Table reservations are open for crafters at the Fayette Historical Society Fall Craft Fair to take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at Fayette Central School, Main Street, Route 17.
Contact Sarah Reed at 685-3655 or Diane Polky at 685-9347. A table costs $15.