Town mural

LISBON — The Lisbon Revitalization Design Committee will hold a community mural painting day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, July 19, at the Town Office Council Room.

The mural will be affixed to the second story of the Downeast Building on Main Street and will be a reproduction of Lisbon artist Frank Gross’ work, to honor him for his many historic-inspired art contributions to the town. The painting that has been chosen for reproduction is a street scene of Main Street, Lisbon Falls.

The lead artist will be Jennifer Fox, an art teacher at Lisbon High School. The committee hopes to have many hands touch this project, regardless of age or skill level. For more information, contact Amy Cunningham at 353-7685 or [email protected] or Rosie Bradley, economic development director, at 353-3000.

Clothing distribution

LEWISTON — The Lewiston Root Cellar will hold a clothing distribution from noon to 4 p.m. Friday, July 16, and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 17, at the 89 Birch St. location in the Community Center. Volunteers are needed to help sort clothing, assist those that need clothing and clean up.

Clothing donations are also needed for children, infants and toddlers, as well as jackets and shoes. To volunteer or donate, call 782-3659 or stop by 89 Birch St. anytime from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

DeMolay program

AUBURN — Knights of the Sun, Auburn Chapter of DeMolay, will sponsor a Squire Program for boys between the ages of 9 and 12. An informational meeting is scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, July 17, at the Brunswick Masonic Hall on Baribeau Drive.

Parents, guardians and boys interested in joining are invited to attend. There will activities and games for prospective members coordinated by the older DeMolays, followed by a pizza party. For more information, contact Judy Goldsberry at 353-9718 or Jim Greenwood at 577-3789.

Park presentation

LEWISTON — A presentaion about the proposed Maine Woods National Park and Preserve will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 21, at Central Maine Medical Center, Conference Rooms A, B, C, 300 Main St.

Jym St. Pierre and Lou Demers will explain new pressures on the forests of northern Maine and the proposal to create a 3.2-million-acre national park and preserve in the heart of the Maine woods.

The presentation, sponsored by the Maine Outdoor Adventure Club, is free and open to the public. For more information, e-mail [email protected] or contact Betsy Gowell at 807-3557.


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