Project Grad

PARIS – A Project Graduation meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 1, at Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School Room E118, South Paris, for all seniors and their parents.

Woodlot workshop

PARIS – A six-week workshop for woodlot owners will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 1, at Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School in South Paris.

Among topics will be tree ID, deeds and boundaries, timber harvesting, wildlife management, forestry taxes, forestry regulations and working with a consulting forester. There is a $20 charge.

The workshop is sponsored by the Maine Forest Service. For more information, contact Merle Ring, Maine Forest Service, at 674-3787. To sign up, contact or visit the Adult Education office at the high school, 743-8842, ext. 1.

Day of prayer

NORWAY – The Church Women United program for World Day of Prayer, “United under God’s Tent,” will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday, March 2, at the St. Catherine Catholic Church. Refreshments will be served.

Program on loss

BETHEL – A “Community Program on Unexpected and Traumatic Loss” will be presented from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 3, at the West Parish Congregational Church, Garland Chapel, Church Street.

The program is being sponsored by Western Mountains Senior College, SAD 44 Community Education, Bethel Family Health Center, Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice and Wayne DuPlessis, counselor. Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information, call 824-2053 or 824-8610.


PARIS – Maine Centers for Women, Work and Community is offering a free assertiveness workshop from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Friday, March 9, at the Western Maine University and Community College. For more information or to preregister, call 743-9322, ext. 301, or 1-800-442-2092 or visit

Basket bingo

GREENWOOD – Friends of Telstar are sponsoring a Longaberger Basket Bingo to benefit all Telstar students/senior scholarships. It will be be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 18, at Locke Mills Legion Hall, Gore Road.

Doors will open at 11 a.m. Cost is $10 a sheet with 16 games and $5 for two blackout games. There will be consolation prizes, food and drinks. For more information, contact Susan at 824-3336, Brenda at 824-2288 or e-mail [email protected]

Store hours

OXFORD – The Oxford Seventh-day Adventist Church Community Center’s store, located next to the church on Fore Street, has extended its hours. The store offers vegetarian foods and will be open from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sundays.

Knitters to meet

PARIS – The Western Maine Knitting Guild will meet from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, March 6, at the First Congregational Church, 17 East Main St., South Paris. The session will be a problem-solving knit-in. Anyone interested in knitting is welcome.

For more information, call Midge Leighton at 743-7677 or Marvis Maynard at 744-0167. In the event of a storm, if the schools are closed there will be no meeting.

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