Memorial Day parade Saturday in L-A

LEWISTON — A Memorial Day parade will start at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, May 25,  from Kennedy Park, go around Auburn Plaza and end at the Veterans Memorial Park.

A ceremony will start at 10:30 a.m. with several speakers, including Congressman Michael Michaud. The service will include the placing of 25 wreaths and unveiling of two stone tablets and a new polished granite bench. Music will be provided by Just Us. These events are sponsored by the L & A Veterans Council.

For more information, call Willie Danforth for the parade, 777-4759, or Bert Dutil for the ceremony, 786-2305.

Methodist Women hosting bean supper

LISBON FALLS — The Methodist Women will host a baked bean and ham supper from 5 to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 25, at Lisbon United Methodist Church, 14 School St.

Cost is $7 for adults, $3 for ages 6-12 and free for 5 and under.

Union Cemetery annual meeting slated

DURHAM — The Union Cemetery Association will hold its annual meeting at 6 p.m. Sunday, May 26, at the home of Maxine Herling, 1017 Ferry Road.

The cemetery is located on Riverside Drive in Auburn near the Auburn-Durham line.

Lisbon Memorial Day parade on Monday

LISBON — The annual Memorial Day parade in the community of Lisbon will assemble at 8:30 a.m. and start at 9 a.m. Monday, May 27, at Crafts Transport, Route 196, Lisbon Falls.

The parade will proceed to Main Street, Lisbon Falls, up Main Street to School Street, to Addison Street, to Campus Avenue, to Berry Avenue, back to Route 196, then to Lisbon High School.

From the high school, buses will transport the participants needing rides to Lisbon Elementary School for re-assembly. The parade will then proceed down Village Street, Lisbon, to the Veterans Memorial Bridge on Webster Street, then to Coombs-Mountfort Post 158. Those needing rides may ride the buses from Post 158 back to the high school.

Refreshments for the participants will be provided at Post 158. The contact person for organizations wishing to participate is Russ Wrede at 751-0456.

Wreath- laying ceremonies are scheduled at Morse Elementary and Lisbon High Schools, the Veterans Memorial Bridge in Lisbon and at Post 158.


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