Library plant sale

BETHEL — The annual Bethel Library plant sale will take place from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, June 2, on the lawn beside the library, 5 Broad St. The sale takes place rain or shine.

Local gardeners donate weed-free, pesticide-free, healthy perennials that have outgrown the space in their gardens.

The library accepts donations of perennials for the sale. For more information, for help digging plants to donate or to request pots or tags, call one of the following: Susan Parker, 824-4767; John Applin, 836-3421; or Susan Day, 824-2741.

Church seeks sale items

NORWAY — Second Congregational Church is accepting donations for its annual yard sale to be held Aug. 25. The barn is open for drop-offs.

Many local businesses will participate. Bruce and Pam Davison are coordinating the sale.

The church is on the corner of Main and Paris streets. For information, call 743-2290 or visit

Nature club visit

PARIS — The Twin Town Nature Club will meet at 10 a.m. Monday, June 4, in the Department of Human Services parking lot and carpool to Sunnyside Gardens in Turner. Bring a picnic lunch. Visitors are welcome. For information, call John Crumpton at 539-2902.

Society discusses project

WEST PARIS — The West Paris Historical Society gathered May 21 for a meeting and potluck supper with 16 members and two guests in attendance.

It was voted to have the annual August calendar the first three weeks and to draw the winners at the hall at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, with coffee and dessert served. All purchasers are welcome to attend.

Ted Jones presented an introductory letter on the feasibility of a historical block staring at Agnes Gray School and reaching to the railroad tracks. This is a photo and research project that will require hours of volunteer work to complete by the end of summer.

Robin Greene also attended this meeting with much to offer on procedure. Christi Mitchell, Maine Historical Preservation Commission, supplied all information with which to work.

The next meeting on the project will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, June 4, and is open to all interested parties.

For more information, call Jones at 674-2507 or 515-0362.

Socrates Cafe meeting

WATERFORD — A Socrates Cafe gathering will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, June 4, at the Waterford Library.

The group offers a forum to discuss current topics and ideas in a friendly atmosphere, where divergent views will be welcome.

The topic for the June meeting will be “America’s Food Supply.” The moderator will be Ernie Kozun. For more information call 583-6957 or email the library at [email protected]

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