AUBURN – The Robin Dow Senior Citizens will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 13, at the Alden M. Gayton Post 31, American Legion, 426 Washington St. The board of directors will meet at 10 a.m. A bag lunch will be followed by bingo.

Eighty-three members were present at the March 23 meeting led by President Dorothy Larrabee. Trip chairwoman Evelyn Sawin reported a trip is planned for June 10 to Foster’s Lobster/Clam Bake Restaurant at York at a cost of $45 a person.

It includes bus fare, dinner and bingo. Choice of the main dinner, with full accompaniment of vegetables, rolls and butter and dessert are Maine lobster, barbecue chicken or vegetable lasagna. Those interested may see Evelyn Sawin or Lee Koss at Robin Dow meetings, or phone Koss at 783-6396, Sawin at 998-4577. The trip is open to non-members as well.

Attendance prize winners were Shirley Huntley and Jeanette Breton; pot of gold, Shirley Huntley, Virginia Houston, and Charlotte Grant.

Members had an Easter dinner prepared and served under the direction of Lucien Marcoux.

The hall and tables were in the Easter theme and colors by Irving and Charlotte Grant. Bingo followed.

Club Richelieu

AUBURN – The local chapter of Club Richelieu International will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 14, at Rolandeau’s Restaurant, Washington Street. Chapter President Roger Mailhot is inviting members and their guests to attend.

Eastern Star

AUBURN – Pine Cone Chapter 26, Order of the Eastern Star, will meet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 14, at the Masonic Hall, 1021 Turner St.

Spring Friendship Night will be held and members are to invite a special friend. The chapter has the traveling emblem for District 4. The meeting will be preceded by a potluck supper at 6:30 p.m. All Eastern Star members are welcome.

Revival series

AUBURN – The Auburn Church of the Nazarene will host revival services with Chuck and Lisa LaCombe on Sunday through Wednesday, April 17 to 20.

All are welcome to attend any or all services. Anyone with questions should call Pastor Eric Larsen at 783-9656. The schedule is as follows: 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, April 17; 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, April 18 to 20. Child care will be provided.

Cribbage tourney

WINTHROP – The 18th Annual Winthrop Cribbage Tournament will be held Saturday, April 23, at the Winthrop Congregational Church, 10 Bowdoin St. Registration will start at 6 p.m. and play will begin at 6:15.

There will be double elimination and a singles tournament with trophies awarded. There will also be door prizes and free refreshments.

Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students. Advance registration is appreciated by calling Bill or Darlene Rodzen at 377-8639.

All proceeds will benefit the church, which is wheelchair accessible. Those attending should bring a cribbage board.

Tables available

LEWISTON – The Toy Library, 250 Main St., will host an indoor flea market from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 7. Those who wish to reserve a table should call Veronica at 225-5863.

Spring concert

WINTHROP – The CODA Chorus will hold its annual spring concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church.

The performance will follow the theme of “To Life, To Love, To Music!” It will include sacred selections as well as a traditional Irish tune, a lively Spanish melody and the rock ballad, “Seasons of Love.” Featured will be cellist Ryan Buckley and Alfred Lund on percussion. There will be no admission; an offering will be taken.

CODA will also present its concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 7, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Augusta as part of the UMA Senior College Concert Series. For more information, call 623-9433.


TURNER – Kindergarten registration for Turner residents will be held on Wednesday, and Thursday, May 11 and 12, at Turner Primary School. Parents should call Pat or Jan at 225-3655 for an appointment.

The child must be 5 on or before Oct. 15. An original birth certificate and immunization records will be required at registration.

Seniors speaker

LEWISTON – Attorney Robert L. Couturier will be the guest speaker at the 2 p.m. meeting on Sunday, April 17, of Holy Cross Seniors in the parish hall.

He will address matters of interest to seniors, including health care directives and recent changes to the MaineCare program adopted by the Legislature.

He will also take questions from the audience.

Couturier, a Lewiston native, is a graduate of Bates College and the University of Maine School of Law. He has practiced law in Lewiston since 1970 and serves as the Androscoggin County judge of probate. All seniors of the area are invited.


NEW GLOUCESTER – Eastgate Christian School, 68 Cobbs Bridge Road, announces that kindergarten screening will be held April 25, 26 and 27. Parents should call 926-3333 for information or an appointment.

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