Items submitted to Check it Out must be events that benefit nonprofit organizations and be open to the public. Submissions should be received at least seven days in advance of the event.

Oxford Hills area
Paris, Thursday, Feb. 4: Preschool story time for ages 0-5, 10 a.m., Public Library, 37 Market Square. FMI: 743-6994 or [email protected]
Norway, Friday, Feb. 5: Infant/toddler story time for ages 0-2, 10:30 a.m., Memorial Library, 258 Main St. FMI: 743-5308.
Norway, Saturday, Feb. 6: Texas Hold’em tournament, 1-5 p.m., Charlie’s Entertainment Center, 246 Main St. $55 entry fee. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Sponsored by Responsible Pet Care. Tickets: 743-3891, 743-8679 or 890-2601.
Oxford, Saturday, Feb. 6: Clam supper, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Rock-O-Dundee Rider Club House, Paine Road. $8-12, children’s meal adjusted. Supplied and cooked by The Lost Gull Restaurant. FMI: Suzanne 539-2616 or Ann 539-2322.
South Paris, Saturday, Feb. 6: Chinese auction, 1 p.m., Oxford Hills Comprehension High School cafeteria. 10 tickets $2.50, 50 tickets $10. Doors open at 11 a.m. Benefits Project Graduation. Donations: Nancy Henderson 674-3060.
South Paris, Saturday, Feb. 6: pot roast supper and homemade pies, 5-6:30 p.m., Deering Memorial Methodist Church, Main & Church Streets. $8 adults, under age 12 $3.
South Paris, Saturday, Feb. 6: Jones Dance Band, 7-10 p.m., Legion Hall, Church Street. $5. Lunch counter open. Sponsored by American Legion Post 72.
Sumner, Saturday, Feb. 6: Winter picnic supper, 5:30 p.m., Congregational Church of East Sumner. Donations. FMI: Peggy 388-2074.
West Paris, Saturday, Feb. 6: Grand opening of new addition, 3 p.m., Public Library (Arthur L. Mann Memorial Library. Speakers, children’s story, music, refreshments. Snow date: Feb. 7.
Mechanic Falls,Wednesday, Feb. 10: Dwinal Chapter no. 28, Order of the Eastern Star, pot luck supper, 6:30 p.m., the Masonic Hall, Route 1. Supper is open to the public. Followed by stated meeting, 7:30. FMI: Kathy Williamson 783-4872.
Norway, Wednesday, Feb. 10: Preschool story time for ages 2-5, 10:30 a.m., Memorial Library, 258 Main St. FMI: 743-5308.
Bryant Pond, Thursday, Feb. 11: Hugh “Cubby” Swan speaking about a famous traveling hobo, 2 p.m., Whitman Memorial Library.
Paris, Thursday, Feb. 11: Preschool story time for ages 0-5, 10 a.m., Public Library, 37 Market Square. FMI: 743-6994 or [email protected]
Norway, Friday, Feb. 12: Infant/toddler story time for ages 0-2, 10:30 a.m., Memorial Library, 258 Main St. FMI: 743-5308.
Mechanic Falls, Saturday, Feb. 13: Turkey supper, 5-6:30 p.m., Congregational Hall, Elm Street. $7, children $3.50. Sponsored by Waterford World’s Fair. FMI: 514-0333.
South Paris, Saturday, Feb. 13: French toast breakfast, 7-9 a.m., Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School, Culinary Arts Room. $5. 50/50 raffle. Benefits French classes’ trip to Canada. FMI: Rita Durgin 739-0291.
South Paris, Saturday, Feb. 13: Jones Dance Band, 7-10 p.m., Legion Hall, Church Street. $5. Lunch counter open. Sponsored by American Legion Post 72.
South Paris, Saturday, Feb. 13: Sweetheart square dance, 7-10 p.m., Oxford Hills Middle School, Pine Street. $6, non-dancers free. Sponsored by The Swingin’ Bears Square Dance Club.
Sumner, Saturday, Feb. 13: Community movie: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, 6:30 p.m., Congregational Church. Free admission. Refreshments sold. FMI: Bill 388-2263.


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