Oxford Hills area briefs for May 14


Comedy night

NORWAY — Teens are invited to perform when Norway Memorial Library presents a Teen Comedy Night from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 18. The event will be hosted by Edible Television, the stage name of two local teen comedians, Steve Corning and Tony Stevens.

The event is open to Oxford Hills teens in grades seven to 12 and those who want to perform will need to sign up before May 18 for a 15-minute segment. The humor will be family-friendly. For more information or to sign up, contact Corning at 577-4576, e-mail [email protected]; Stevens at 890-9775, e-mail [email protected]; or call the library at 743-5309.

Stroke screenings

SOUTH PARIS — Residents living in and around the South Paris community can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture. The American Legion Post 72 will host Life Line Screening on Wednesday, June 23, at 12 Church St. Appointments will begin at 9 a.m.

Packages start at $139 and screenings take 60 to 90 minutes to complete. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 1-877-237-1287 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com. Preregistration is required.

Seniors to meet

WEST PARIS — The West Paris Senior Citizens met on May 4, at the home of Ted and Betty Jones, for a potluck luncheon followed by a meeting and program presented by program director Carol Corriveau. There were nine members present. Several members could not attend due to illness.

The next meeting will be held at noon Tuesday, June 1, at the home of Pat and Fred Breame, Route 26.

Yard sale

WATERFORD — The Waterford World’s Fair is planning a community yard sale to be held on Sunday, June 20 inside the dance hall.

Tables are available to rent for $10. Donations for the sale are also welcome, with proceeds going to the Fair to help pay for improvement projects at the Fairgrounds.

To rent a table or for pickup of items, call Lucille Millett at 514-0333.

Annual meeting

WEST SUMNER — The West Sumner Universalist Society will hold the annual meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 20, at the church. For more information, call Pauline K. at 388-2020.

Retired teachers

OXFORD — Members of Oxford County Education Association-Retired will meet on Friday, May 21, at the American Legion Hall on Route 121. A social gathering will begin at 10:30 a.m., the business meeting at 11 a.m. and lunch at noon. The program will be Necrology and there will be a plant sale fundraiser. To reserve a lunch, call 743-7677.