RUMFORD – The class of 1984 from Rumford, Mexico and Dixfield will hold its 20th reunion Saturday, Nov. 27, at the Madison Inn. The cost is $30 a person, which includes the meal. Money is due no later than Monday, Nov. 15.

Society program

CARTHAGE – The Carthage Historical Society will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, at the old Carthage School. Following a potluck supper and a short meeting there will be a program of special interest.

Nancy Porter of Farmington will tell of a discovery she made last winter when working in the Farmington Historical Society.

Dan Storer, born in Weld, started a journal in 1804 and continued it most of his life. He was one of the first settlers in Carthage, building his farm on Storer Hill. Many residents in Weld and Carthage are related to the Storer family and they would be especially welcome at this meeting.

Copies of information gleaned from his journal will be presented to the society.

College visits

RUMFORD – Dirigo High School and Mountain Valley High School will offer students and parents an opportunity to go on college visits. The schools will provide transportation.

The following is a list of dates and colleges that will be visited. If interested, call the guidance office at Dirigo High School, 562-7644 or Mountain Valley High School, 364-4547.

Wednesday, Nov. 17, Portland: University of Southern Maine, Southern Maine Community College, Maine College of Art and University of New England – Westbrook.

Thursday, Dec. 2, Lewiston: Central Maine Community College, Bernard’s, University of Maine at Augusta and Lewiston/Auburn campus.

Wednesday, Dec. 8, Waterville: Thomas College, Kennebec Valley Community College and possibly UMF.

Monday, Dec. 13, Bangor: University of Maine Orono, Husson College, New England School of Communication and possibly EMCC.

Class lunch

RUMFORD – Stephens High School class of 1945 will hold a luncheon at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, at the Penalty Box. Call Connie at 364-8785 or Muriel to make reservations.

Group to meet

RUMFORD – The monthly Alzheimer Support Group will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, at 85 Lincoln Ave. in the Armory building. For more information contact Donna Landry at 364-3695.


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