RUMFORD -A Relay for Life team, Michael’s Angels, will hold a food sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at the turnout at Fall Hill. It will include a lot of home-baked items. All proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life. Advanced orders for cakes, whoopee pies and pies will be taken. For more information, people can call Doreen 364-8727 or Diane 364-8358.

Snowmobile club

PERU – The Poodunck Peru Snowmobile Club will have a membership party at 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 19, at Welches Campground, Dixfield. Supper will be provided by the Peru members. All members of both clubs are welcome. Entertainment will be by Scott and Cindy Grassette. For more information, people can call Jon 562-4281 days or Lynda 562-7639 evenings.

Historical society

MEXICO -The monthly meeting of the Mexico Historical Society will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22, in the Calvin Lyons Room, downstairs in the Town Hall. There will be a potluck supper. The guest speaker will be Nick Kelly, a local beekeeper.

Awards banquet

RUMFORD -The River Valley Chamber of Commerce has announced the award recipients who will be honored at the chamber’s annual dinner and awards banquet April 26 at the Eagle’s Hall.

The recipients are: Business Person of the Year: Donald Cummings of Franklin Savings Bank; Customer Service Award: Carlisle’s Apparel; Volunteer of the Year: Richard Lovejoy; and Organization of the Year: the Greater Rumford Community Center. Organizers are encouraging people to attend the dinner to honor these recipients. For more information, people can call Tammi 364-3241.

Relay for Life

RUMFORD – The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life will start at 6 p.m on May 30 at Hosmer Field and continue for 18 hours.

Teams must keep at least one member walking around a track for the duration of the event. People can take part by forming a team, joining a team that needs a few more members or sponsoring luminaria. For more information, people can call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-464-3102, press 3.


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