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.

Rumford area

Dixfield, Tuesday, Feb. 8: After school program, 3-5 p.m., Ludden Library Community Room, 42 Main St. Games, crafts, snack.

Rumford, Tuesday, Feb. 8: American Red Cross blood drive, 12-6 p.m., American Legion, 184 Congress St.

Mexico, Wednesday, Feb. 9: Free lunch, 11:30 a.m., Town Hall. Doors open at 10 a.m. Served by GRAMPS. FMI: 364-7242.

Rumford, Wednesday, Feb. 9: Pre-school story hour, 10 a.m., Rumford Public Library, 56 Rumford Ave. Ages 2-5. FMI: 364-3661.

Rumford, Friday, Feb. 11: Valentine’s dance, 8 p.m. to midnight, American Legion Post 24. $7, couple $12. Entertainment by Stereo-Type. Prizes, raffles.

Mexico, Saturday, Feb. 12: Turkey supper, 5 p.m., UCC (Green Church). $7, under 12 $3. Take out available after 5:30 p.m. FMI: 364-8603.

Peru, Saturday, Feb. 12: Valentine’s banquet, 6 p.m., United Baptist Church. Music by Alan Hutchinson. Newlywed game. Sponsored by Friends on a Mission youth group. Benefits World Vision’s 30-Hour Famine. Reservations and FMI: Cathy 562-8278.

Rumford, Saturday, Feb. 12: Valentine’s chicken dinner and dance, dinner 6 p.m., dance 7 p.m., Elk’s Lodge #862. Dinner and dance $12, dance only $6.

Dixfield, Monday, Feb. 14; Preschool story time, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Ludden Library, 42 Main St. FMI: 562-8838.

Mexico, Monday, Feb. 14: Preschool story time, 10 a.m., Public Library, 134 Main St. FMI: 364-3281 or [email protected]

Dixfield, Tuesday, Feb. 15: After-school program, 3-5 p.m., Ludden Library, 42 Main St.

Mexico, Wednesday, Feb. 16: Free lunch, 11:30 a.m., Town Hall. Doors open at 10 a.m. Served by GRAMPS. All are welcome. FMI: 364-7242.

Rumford, Wednesday, Feb. 16: Pre-school story hour, 10 a.m., Rumford Public Library, 56 Rumford Ave. Ages 2-5. FMI: 364-3661.

Rumford, Friday, Feb. 18: Mountain Valley wrestling dance, 7 p.m. to 12 a.m., The Eagles. $10. Social 5-7 p.m., doors open for dance 7 p.m., music by MONSTA 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. Call for tickets. FMI: 369-9538 or 418-8484.


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