LISBON – American Legion Post 158 of Webster Street will hold a supper to benefit the auxiliary programs from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 30. A $5 donation is requested. The meal will include spaghetti with hamburg and sausage sauce, salad, garlic bread, dessert and coffee. The meal will be followed by J and J Karaoke from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m.

Don Roy will present a check to the Make A Wish Foundation. Money was donated by American Legion Post 158, Sons of the Legion 158 and Unit 158 Auxiliary. Someone will have their hair colored red, white and blue in honor of the foundation.

SWOAM meeting

RUMFORD – The Western Maine Chapter of the Small Woodland Owners Association of Maine will usher in spring with its first outdoor meeting of the season at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 30, at Bill Weston’s Tree Farm.

Maine State Forest Service Forester Merle Ring will lead a tree identification walking tour. Coffee and doughnuts will be available at 8:30 a.m. Weston’s tree farm is located on Route 2 a mile-and-a-half south of Rumford Center village. SWOAM signs will be posted at the site.

The free session is open to all. Questions may be directed to Bill Haynes at 583-2963 or [email protected]

Habitat breakfast

AUBURN – Habitat for Humanity will hold its annual breakfast/brunch from 7:30 a.m. to noon Sunday, May 1, at St. Philip’s Church, Route 4. Menu will include crepes with strawberries, blueberries or maple syrup, gluten-free crepes, scrambled eggs, sausage, juice, fruit cup, homebaked muffins and breads. Donation are $5 for adults, $3, children under 12.

All proceeds will help build a house in Lewiston on a lot donated by the city. Habitat will begin construction as soon as a family has been selected. Applications are being received through May 31. More information will be available at the breakfast.

Handbell concert

AUBURN – A concert of English handbell music will be presented at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at the United Methodist Church on Park Avenue. The concert will feature the handbell quartet, 4 Park Avenue, the Auburn Methodist Ringers and the Spirit Ringers, directed by William Buzza. Music will include sacred and secular pieces. A freewill offering will be collected. An ice cream social will be provided following the concert.

Sodalist of year

LEWISTON – Ladies of St. Ann Sodality will hold its annual Sodalist of the Year banquet on Tuesday, May 3, in the Holy Family Parish Center. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets, $12 each, can be obtained by calling Yvette at 782-3722, Ginette at 782-5150 or any of the officers.

Sodality Mass

LEWISTON – The Rosary Sodality of St. Patrick’s Church will hold a communion breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, May 1. A Mass will be celebrated at the church followed by coffee and doughnuts in Msgr. Gleason Hall for sodalists and their family. Chairwoman Rose Derocher and committee will host the breakfast.

A monthly meeting of the Rosary Sodality will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 3. Recitation of the Rosary will be held in the chapel followed by a business meeting. Plans for the June 7 annual banquet will be finalized. Coffee and dessert will be served by Nicole LaBonte and her committee.

Post installation

LISBON FALLS – Nelson-Conley Post 66, American Legion, will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, at the Slovak Meeting Room, Avery Street. Installation of officers will take place and membership awards will be given. All members, prospective members and active-duty personnel are invited.

Marketing class

AUBURN – The Small-Business Institute at Central Maine Community College will offer “Marketing at Trade Shows and Fairs” (SBI 027-01), a workshop for small business owners, from 9 a.m. to noon Friday, May 6. Cost is $55.

Business owners as well as individuals planning to start a business should attend. The workshop covers the fundamentals of booth design, booth setup, common do’s and don’t’s, basics of staffing a booth and show follow-up.

The multi-media workshop will include sample slides of booths, group discussion and booth demonstration. It will be presented by Bob Kasputes of the Small Business Development Center.

To register, contact Jennifer Lyons, Corporate and Community Services Department, at 755-5280 or 1-800-891-2002, ext. 280, e-mail [email protected] or visit www.cmcc.edu/training. Space is limited and early registration is recommended.

Toy library fair

LEWISTON – The Toy Library, a nonprofit indoor play space for children, will hold a craft fair and flea market on Saturday, May 7. Tables are available. The library is open from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday and 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. The library is at 250 Main St. For more information, call Veronica at 225-5863.

Bridge results

LEWISTON – The Lewiston-Auburn Social Bridge Club winners of the Charity Club Championship at the Multi-Purpose Center on April 25 were:

N/S, first, Eileen Potvin and Rosemarie Goodwin, second overall; second, Dick Allen and Pete Cummings, third overall; third, Lue Bilodeau and Roger Briggs, fourth overall; fourth, Betty and Doug Sise, first overall in B; fifth, Ellie and Lindy Wigton, third overall in B.

E/W, first, Marta Clements and Richard Balian, first overall; second, Renette and Joe Reinhardt, fifth overall; third/fourth, Janice Wolfe and Luke Merry with Nancy Ferris and Eileen Minnehan, second overall in B; fifth, Claire Lyons and Mimi Bell, fourth overall in B.

The Monday Bridge Club donated $50 to the Lewiston Senior Citizens.

Games are played every Monday at 9 a.m., a mini-lesson is given, and a partner is guaranteed. Call Rosemarie Goodwin at 783-1734 for more information.



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