WINTHROP – Winthrop Grange 209 will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 7, for a potluck supper at the Grange Hall, Old Lewiston Road. At the 7:30 p.m. business meeting, a memorial service will be conducted by Chaplain Joyce Jean. Election of officers will be held.

School play

AUBURN – The Edward Little Playhouse will present J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Hobbit,” dramatized by Markland Taylor, on Tuesday, June 7. The cast will present it free for almost 1,000 elementary school children in Auburn as a community service.

The show is directed by juniors Markus Schlotterbeck and Chris Keene. It will be presented in the amphitheater, if weather permits.

The performances will be at 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., as well as a 5:30 performance for the public.

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, June 8, 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.

Dow seniors

AUBURN – Robin Dow Senior Citizens will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 8, at the Alden M. Gayton Post 31, American Legion, 426 Washington St. The board of directors will meet at 10 a.m. There will be the annual food sale, and there will be no raffle table. Tickets for the July 13 cook-in/out will go on sale at $3 each.

The club met May 25 with 64 members in attendance. Trip Chairman Lee Koss stated the bus is full for the June 10 trip to Foster’s in York and for those going on the trip to be at Post 31 at 8:45 a.m. that day.

A memorial service was held with past president Lucy Cowles in charge. She was assisted by Pat Donohue, chaplain, and by all former past presidents, Kay Koss, Audrey Fleming and Caroline Chapman. At the conclusion of the ceremony, Ralph Lashua, soloist, sang “Beautiful Isle of Somewhere” with his guitar accompaniment.

Birthdays for May were acknowledged. Attendance prize winners were Lorraine Marcous and Kaye Hewison; pot of gold, Gerald Timberlake, Betty Hebert and Bea Everett. Following the meeting and a bag lunch, bingo was played.

Club luncheon

LEWISTON – Stevens Life Member Club, Telephone Pioneers, will hold its next luncheon meeting on Wednesday, June 15, at the Ramada Inn. Fellowship will begin at 11 a.m.. Lunch will be served at noon followed by a short business meeting. Guest speaker will be a Lewiston police detective, who will speak about identity theft.

Members and guests are asked to bring donations of nonperishable food or monetary gifts for the needy. Reservations are required by Friday, June 10. Call 784-4602 for more information.


LEWISTON – Two workshops on fibromyalgia will be offered to explain how the Atlas Orthogonal technique works in treating it.

The first workshop will be held at at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 14, at Central Maine Medical Center.

The second workshop will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 21, at the Norway Town Office.

For details on registering or for directions to the free workshops, call 225-2600.

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