Tres Dias

ANDOVER – A Tres Dias potluck gathering will be held at 5:30 p.m. Friday, March 10, at the Congregational Church. For more information, call 364-8083.

Rumford caucus

RUMFORD – Robert Cameron, Rumford Republican Committee chairman, has called a caucus for 5 p.m. Sunday, March 12, at 349 South Rumford Road.

Republicans will elect delegates to the state convention at the Augusta Civic Center on May 5 and 6. Other business will include organization of the local committee and nomination of members to the Oxford County Republication Committee.

All local Republications are invited.

Final trek

BETHEL – Bonnie Pooley and Mac Davis will describe what it is like to plan and lead canoe trips in Maine’s remote lakes at the final program in the Intrepid Trekkers Travel Series presented by Western Mountains Senior College. The program will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 12, at the West Parish Congregational Church, Garland Chapel, Church Street.

The program is free to senior college members. Donations will be accepted from nonmembers unless their join at the event. For more information, call J. Cressy at 824-0508.

Circle meeting

RUMFORD – St. Timothy Circle 504, D of I, will meet at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 14, at the parish center.

Women to meet

MEXICO – Woman of Stephens High School Class of 1956 will meet at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 14, at the Far East Restaurant. For more information, call Muriel at 562-7550.

Public hearing

CANTON – A public hearing will be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, March 11, at the Municipal Building to discuss the proposed change in the cluster housing ordinance to be voted on at town meeting. The town meeting will open at 9 a.m.

Bean supper

DIXFIELD – There will be a bean supper from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, March 11, at the Dixfield Congregational Church. Menu will include baked beans, hot dogs, American chop suey, coleslaw, rolls, dessert and beverage. Cost for adults is $5 and children under 12 $2.50. Takeout is available by calling 562-4582.

Peter Pan’

NEWRY – The Black Diamond Family Entertainment Series will present the National Marionette Theatre’s “Peter Pan” at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 11, at the Grand Ballroom, Grand Summit Resort Hotel, Sunday River Ski Resort. Cost for advance tickets for adults is $6 and $4 for children ages 6 to 12 and at the door $8 for adults and $6 for children ages 6 to 12. For more information, call 824-3575.

Grange dinner

RUMFORD CENTER – Rumford Grange 115, Route 2, will hold a public dinner from noon to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, March 12. Menu will include corned beef, cabbage and assorted pies. Cost for adults is $7 and children under 12, $3. Takeout will be available.

Quilters to meet

RUMFORD – Rumford Area Quilters will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 13, at Rumford United Methodist Church, Linnell Street. A spring fabric swap will be held. Those wishing to participate are asked to bring six half-inch squares cut from one yard of washed 100 percent cotton spring-colored fabric. Show and tell is also welcome. All area quilters are invited.

Entertainment

NEWRY – The Black Diamond Family Entertainment Series will present Bubblemania – Effervescent Entertainment at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 14, at the Grand Ballroom, Grand Summit Resort Hotel, Sunday River Ski Resort.

Cost for advance tickets for adults is $6 and $4 for children ages 6 to 12 and at the door, $8 for adults and $6 for children ages 6 to 12. For more information, call 824-3575.

Retired drivers

RUMFORD – SAD 43 retired bus drivers will meet at 9 a.m. Thursday, March 16, at McDonald’s. For more information, call Merle at 364-8411.

Time change

RUMFORD – The River Valley Growth Council and town quarterly meeting scheduled for Wednesday, March 29, will be at 4:30 p.m. rather than 6 p.m. The meeting will be held at the River Valley Technology Center, 60 Lowell St. For more information, contact Beverly at 369-0396 or e-mail [email protected]

Call to caucus

CANTON – Clinton Conant, Town Committee chairman, has announced that Republicans will caucus at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 12, at the Municipal Building.

Republicans will elect delegates and alternates to the state convention, elect members of the Oxford County Republican Committee and organize for the upcoming election. All Canton Republicans are invited.


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