River Valley area briefs for May 27


Bottle drive

RUMFORD — Abbie’s Avengers American Cancer Society Relay for Life team will hold a bottle drive from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 29. Anyone wishing to donate bottles may call 364-6457.

Memorial Day service

DIXFIELD — A special Memorial Day service will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, May 31, at the Dixfield Common Baptist Church. Attendees will sing patriotic songs, pledge support to the nation, thank all those who have served in military service and remember those who fell in the line of duty.

Everyone is welcome.

Ride for Life

RUMFORD — Ride For Life, a benefit for the American Cancer Society River Valley Relay for Life, will be held on Sunday, June 6.

Riders will leave from L-A Harley Davidson in Lewiston and ride to Hosmer Field. Registration will be from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and bikes will depart at noon. Participation donation is $25 each person. Each participant will receive lunch, bandanna, bracelet and each bike will receive a kickstand plate.

There will be raffles and prizes. To preregister, contact Debi at 597-3071.

Firemens’ Association

ANDOVER — The Andover Firemens’ Association will set up “toll booths” in Andover to raise money for the association. The booths will be set up from noon to 7 p.m. Friday, May 28 and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 29.