Library closed

WATERFORD — The Waterford Library will be closed for renovations Feb. 28 through March 5.

Michaud rep to visit

PARIS — Congressman Mike Michaud announced that his staff will be available to meet with Mainers on issues they are facing with federal agencies and to discuss services available through his office. Staff will be available in South Paris and Oxford.

On Friday, Feb. 25, Constituent Service Rep. Jonathan Shute from Michaud’s Lewiston office will be available from 11 a.m. to noon at the South Paris Veterans Home, 477 High St., and from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Oxford Legion, 169 King St.

Those who have questions or would like to set up an appointment (not required) should call Shute at 782-3704.

Knitters to meet

PARIS — The Western Knitting Guild will meet at the First Congregational Church at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 1. They will leave for a field trip to Doreen Simmon’s farm to see the new lambs. A potluck luncheon will follow the tour. If there is a storm and there is no school, there will be no meeting.

Day of prayer

BETHEL — World Day of Prayer will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, March 4, at Our Lady of Snows Catholic Church. Snow date is March 11.

Luncheon will follow. This year’s theme, “How Many Loaves Have You,” a service written by the Women of Chile, calls for everyone to share their gifts for the good of all.

Representatives from area churches have been invited to participate in the ecumenical service. All are invited. For more information, call Rosabelle Tifft at 824-2053 or Rosemary McLean at 665-2926.

Church dinner

NORWAY — A classic New England boiled dinner will be served from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 4, at the Second Congregational Church, UCC, 205 Main St. As part of the First Friday Feasts series, the public is invited.

The cost will be $8 for adults and $4 for children under age 10. Proceeds will benefit the church’s general fund.

The menu will be corned beef cooked by Chef Foster Shibles, cabbage, onions, beets, potatoes, carrots, homemade rolls by Helen Heath, homemade pies, coffee and juice. Take-out is available.

For more information, call the church office between 9 a.m. and noon Tuesday through Thursday at 743-2290.

Saturday supper

SUMNER — The Congregational Church of East Sumner will hold its monthly first Saturday supper at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 5. Donations for the ham dinner will benefit the work of the church. There will also be raffle items. For more information, call Peggy at 388-2074.

Game registration

PARIS — The Paris Parks and Recreation will hold baseball and softball registrations for the season from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 5, at the town office. There will be a second registration date from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 9.

Registration is open for all boys and girls ages 4 to 15 and includes the levels of t-ball, Cal Ripken rookies, Minors, Majors and Babe Ruth baseball and softball.

Parents should bring proof of birth date. Registration will be $30 a child, with a family rate for those with more than two players. Babe Ruth registration will cost $50 a player. For more information, call Joe Trybus at 890-1437.


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