LEWISTON – Bates College PEP (People Eating Plants) will sponsor a talk at 7 p.m. Monday, May 9, at Chase Lounge in Chase Hall.

The talk is titled “Secret Suffering, Silent Slaughter” by Gregory Rosenthal, class of 2005, on his intern experience at Farm Sanctuary, Watkins Glen, N.Y..

Rosenthal will show a video called “Life Behind Bars,” a production of Farm Sanctuary detailing the conditions on factory farms. He will also engage the audience in participatory activities and discussions regarding animal rights and vegetarianism.

The event is free and open to the public.

Lodge meeting

AUBURN – Ancient Brothers Lodge 178, AF and AM, will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 9, at the Masonic Hall, 1021 Turner St. The meeting will be preceded by a supper at 6:30. All Masons are welcome.

Look good

LEWISTON – “Look Good … Feel Better,” the American Cancer Society’s program for assisting women who are faced with appearance changes resulting from cancer treatment, will be offered from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 11, at Central Maine Medical Center’s Cynthia A. Rydholm Cancer Treatment Center.

A volunteer from the National Cosmetology Association will teach a small group of women how to apply cosmetics specific to their individual needs. Hair and wig styling will also be discussed. Each participant will be given a complimentary bag of cosmetics made available through the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association Foundation.

Anyone seeking more information should call Diane Mulkhey at 795-2440 or Sandy Piper at 345-9048.

Legion supper

LISBON – The Department of Maine Second District American Legion Auxiliary will hold a bean and American chop suey supper fund-raiser for children and youth from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the Coombs-Mountfort Unit 158 home, 10 Webster St.

Donations are $5 with children under 10, free. Proceeds will be for the children and youth project and New Beginnings. Members are asked to donate. Call Chairwoman Betty Robbins, 784-2493, or Second District President Edith Lemieux, 784-0656, to let them know what will be donated. Pastry is needed.

Bridge winners

LEWISTON – The Lewiston-Auburn Social Bridge Club winners at the Multi-Purpose Center on May 2 were: N/S, first, Roger Briggs and Richard Balian; second, Anna Vitiello and Randy Silver; third, Barbara Beegel and Dick Allen; first in B, Ellie and Lindy Wigton; second in B, Betty and Doug Sise.

E/W, first, Marlene and Conrad Violette; second, Dot Murray and Edwina Pontbriand; third, Luke Merry and Paul Sherman.

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

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