LEWISTON – St. Joseph’s Church will hold Eucharist Adoration from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, with the Rosary to be recited at 10 a.m. The public is invited to offer prayers for Pope John Paul II during this time.

Art auction

NEW GLOUCESTER – A Tsunami Relief Art Auction will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at the Pineland Farms Visitors Center to benefit the people of Langkawi, Malaysia.

The proceeds from the donated art will be directed through the Unity Rotary Club to help rebuild the homes and livelihoods within the devastated areas of Langkawi. The auction will be conducted by Jim Cyr of Cyr Antiques.

The art can be viewed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, April 8, and from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 9. Pineland Farms is located at 15 Farm View Drive. For more information, call Scott Bevins, Visitors Center director, 688 – 4539.

DAR luncheon

BOWDOIN – Regent Sheila Desgrosseilliers announces that Burnt Meadow, Daughters of the American Revolution, will entertain DAR Good Citizen and Good Citizenship Medal recipients and their parents at a luncheon at noon Saturday, April 9, the home of Mrs. George Byras, Litchfield Road. The guest speaker will be Elizabeth Howe of Penobscot, State DAR Good Citizen chairwoman.

Class added

LEWISTON – A second Saturday class has been added to the spring semester for Music Together of Lewiston/Auburn. Beginning Saturday, April 9, classes will be offered at 10 and 11 a.m. at the Lepage Conference Center at St. Mary’s. For more information or to register, call Sue Barre at 795-0755 or send an e-mail to [email protected]

Supper reslated

TURNER – Turner Village Church has rescheduled a baked bean supper and bluegrass/gospel concert with the Laclaire family for Saturday, April 9.

The supper will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. and will be on a donation basis.

The concert will start at 7 p.m. and there will be a free will offering for the Laclaires. The public is welcome to attend both events.

Church speaker

LEWISTON – Evangelist Paul R. Bernard will be the speaker on the absolute requirements needed to participate in receiving communion at 10 a.m. Sunday, April 10, at the Good News Chapel, 2000 Lisbon Road.

Bernard will lecture on the historical and text critical problems with the early church teachings. The sermon will be followed by communion.

Bernard is the director of Maine’s Worldwide Missions Outreach Inc. and has spoken around the country and overseas on health, prophecy, discipleship, the reality of angels and humanitarian work.

The meeting is open to the public and all are welcome. For more information, call 225-3285.

Legion agenda

AUBURN – Alden M. Gayton Post 31, American Legion, and Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, April 11, at the post home, 426 Washington St. On the agenda will be a membership update, finance report and first nomination for 2006 post officers. All members, prospective members and veterans are invited. For more information, call Adjutant Lucien P. Marcoux at 782-9820.

Lodge degree

AUBURN – Ancient Brothers Lodge 178, AF and AM, will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 11, at the Masonic Hall, 1021 Turner St. The officers will confer the EA Degree of the order.

The meeting will be preceded by a supper at 6:30 p.m. All Masonic members are welcome.

Hummel Club

LEWISTON – Nor’easter Maine Chapter, M.I. Hummel Club, will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, April 11, at the Multi-Purpose Center, 145 Birch St. Visitors are welcome, as are new members. For more information, call President Arlene Hawkins at 782-5503 or Secretary Diane Gatchell at 782-0786.

Society speaker

MINOT – The Minot Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 12, at the Minot Town Office. The speaker will be Richard Fraser, who will show slides of old autos manufactured in Maine. Everyone interested is invited to attend. There will be refreshments following the meeting.


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