Lions to hold Texas hold ’em tournament

HARRISON — The Harrison Lions Club will sponsor a Texas hold ’em tournament from 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at the VFW Hall, 178 Waterford Road.

Doors will open at 11:30 a.m. and refreshments will be available. The tournament is limited to 100 players. Proceeds will be used to provide services to the community.

Gardening workshop to focus on herbs

NORWAY — The Alan Day Community Garden is offering free gardening workshops throughout the summer. “Growing Culinary Herbs” will be the topic at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 5.

Kristen Perry, director of horticulture at the McLaughlin Garden, will present information about growing and using a selection of herbs. The workshop will be given regardless of weather conditions either outside or in the garden’s barn.

The public is welcome to attend and explore the many aspects of the Alan Day Community Garden. These include rows in which local folks plant their own crops as well as a water catchment system, composting and a greenhouse.

Permaculture design principles are used to focus on sustainable community development and regional self-sufficiency in working toward local food production.

The garden is located at 26 Whitman St. For more information, visit or call 743-2423.

Vendors still sought for Founder’s Day

PARIS — The Hamlin Memorial Library and Museum is still accepting vendor applications for the annual Founder’s Day event on Saturday, July 20.

The 20’ x 20’ spaces are $30. Those interested in renting a space should call 743-2980 or email [email protected]

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