NORWAY – June 13 will be Youth Sunday at the Norway UU Church. Cynthia McGinty will lead the service, which will include a flower communion.

The final service of the season will be held on June 20, Father’s Day. All are invited to join for the service and a potluck picnic. Worship services will begin at 11 a.m., led by the Rev. Joy Gasta, with Music Director Heather Pierson and the choir. Religious education will start at 11:15 a.m. Children will attend the first part of the service with their parents.

A coffee social will follow the service. All are welcome. The church is located at 479 Main St. The annual meeting and potluck meal will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, June 11.

Society meeting

HEBRON – The Hebron Historical Society will hold its annual meeting at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 12, at Moody Library, Brighton Hill. Election of officers and trustees will be held and refreshments will be served.

Summer Sundays

NORWAY – Summer evening services at the Norway UU Church will be held July 11 to Aug. 15 at 7 p.m. in the Concert Hall in the church at 479 Main St. The worship committee has arranged for a variety interesting programs “in the cool of the evening” for everyone to enjoy.

Alumni banquet

WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock High School alumni banquet will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 12, at the American Legion Hall, Locke Mills. All alumni are welcome.

Heywood Club

NORWAY – The Heywood Club of Norway will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, June 14, at the clubhouse to go on a mystery ride for dinner, which will cost $2 a person. Wear or bring a sweater or jacket. This will be the last meeting until the second Monday in September when the regular schedule will begin again.

Gilead events

GILEAD – The town will celebrate its bicentennial from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 26.

The town is nestled at the intersection of routes 2 and 113, straddling the Androscoggin River, where it meets the Wild River, among the foothills of the Speckled Mountain and Mahoosuc Mountain ranges. Events and attractions will include historical displays, live music, games, vendors and a parade.

Copies of the recently published “The Smile of Providence; A History of Gilead, Maine” will be on sale.

Bridge play

NORWAY – Oxford Hills Duplicate Bridge held the club championship on June 4. Winners were: first, Paul Barber and Larry Holmes; second, Carol Curran and Suzanne Dame Andrews; third, Mimi Bell and Bailey Geeslin; fourth, Barbara and Paul Beegel; and fifth, Marta Clements and Nancy Farmer.

All bridge players are invited to learn more about the game and duplicate play. Refreshments are served.

Duplicate bridge is played at 9 a.m. every Friday at the Fare Share Food Coop, 445 Main St. Parking and entrance are behind the building. For more information, call Mimi Bell at 743-8081.


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