AUBURN — Personal Onsite Development will have its annual yard sale/fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, May 18, and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at 410 Summer St.

Refreshments will be on sale and there will also be a baked goods table. A DJ will be on site.

Items for sale will include books, clothes, holiday items, household items and small furniture.

The organization will also hold a bottle drive until mid-July for a Walk for Autism. Bottles can be dropped off at 410 Summer St., or for local pick-up, call 207-753-3221.

Personal Onsite Development is a nonprofit that provides integrated community services to adults with developmental disabilities. All proceeds will support community programs and activities.


DURHAM — A plant sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 19 and 20, at the Durham Eureka Community Center, junction of routes 136 and 9.

There will be annuals, perennials, veggie flats and hanging baskets. The Eureka Cafe will be open Saturday by the DFD Explorers, featuring their pulled-pork sandwich.

FARMINGTON — Literacy Volunteers of Franklin and Somerset County will hold the annual book sale and Literacy Festival on Saturday and Sunday, May 19 and 20, at the Farmington Elks Lodge, 120 School St.

FARMINGTON — The Farmington Community Center will host a community yard sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at the center, 127 Middle St.


FARMINGTON — The Mt. Blue Area Garden Club will hold it annual plant sale from 9 a.m. until sold out on Saturday, May 19, at Meetinghouse Park. 

There will be perennials and other plants that come from members’ gardens. The funds raised help support the scholarship program for Mt. Blue graduating students interested in horticulture or associated areas of study.

GREENE — Morse Memorial Library will host a Spring Plant Swap and Sale from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 19. Local plant lovers are invited to stop by with plants, cuttings, transplants, seeds or bulbs to exchange with others.

Bring plants that are healthy and label them with their common name. The library has a limited supply of pots.


This is a rain or shine event; if the weather is rainy, the swap will take place indoors.

Morse Library is located at 105 Main St., Greene Village. For more information, call 207-946-5544, find it on Facebook, or see

MEXICO — The annual spring plant sale, with proceeds donated to the Rumford and Mexico historical societies, will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 19 and 20, at the Riverside Realty parking lot, Route 2.

For sale will be annual flower seedlings, perennial flowers cuttings and a selection of vegetable plants. All plants have been planted from tiny seeds and tended by Nghia Ha, who donates all the proceeds to the two societies, of which she is a dedicated member.


NORWAY — St. Catherine of Sienna Church, Paris Street, will hold it semi-annual rummage sale from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, May 19, in the lower church.

Clothing for all members of the family will be on sale at reasonable prices. There will also be a white elephant room with a variety of household items for sale. There will be a $1-a-bag beginning at 11 a.m.

Proceeds will support the free community Thanksgiving dinner.

Ample parking is available behind the church on Beal Street.

NORWAY — Oxford Hills Technical School will hold a yard sale extravaganza from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 19, in the OHTS parking lot off Fair Street. Enter near the tennis courts.


Space rental will be $20, $25 with a table. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Donation of sale items are invited.

For more information or to reserve a spot, contact Fred Steeves at

PARIS — The First Universalist Church, 36 Pine St., will sponsor the annual spring rummage/yard sale from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 19.

There will be an assortment of goods, including clothes, books, fabric, dishes, furniture and toys. The public is invited.


PHILLIPS — The second annual “High End Sale” will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at the Phillips Area Community Center, 21 Depot St. 

Coffee, tea and soda will be on sale throughout the day, as well as light refreshments for lunch.

Proceeds from last year’s sale were used to help with the new lighting.

RUMFORD — Rumford Hospital Auxiliary will have the annual yard sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at 209 Lincoln Ave. It will include furniture, rugs, kitchen goods, books and office items. Members are accepting donations until the day of the sale.

For more information, call 207-364-3648 or 207-364-5292. All auxiliary profits will benefit Rumford Hospital.


SUMNER — The Congregational Church of East Sumner will hold its eighth annual Spring Sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at 50 Main St., Route 219, rain or shine.

The sale will include a plant sale, large raffle booth and bake sale, as well as breakfast sandwiches and a beanhole bean lunch. There will be seating inside the building for meals, and canopies and chairs outside.

Proceeds from the church sales benefit the outreach of the church. More than 15 local vendors and crafters will be joining with a wide variety of items for home, garden and gifts.

For more information, call Cyndy, 207-388-2667.


WILTON — St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will hold its annual plant sale from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 19, in the church parking lot, 59 High St.

There will be perennials, herbs, annuals and veggie seedlings, as well as gently used gardening books. A bake sale will also be held, rain or shine.

For more information, 207-645-2639 or

GRAY — The Fiddlehead School of Arts and Sciences will hold its fourth annual Giant Tag Sale to benefit the school from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at the school, 25 Shaker Road.

Rain date is Sunday, June 3. For more information about the event, email


MONMOUTH — The Henry L. Cottrell School will hold a Spring Fling from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 24.

There will be flowers and vegetables for purchase and artwork on display.

Community sign-up for local summer activities will also be available.

The Congregational Church of East Sumner will hold its sale on Saturday, May 19. Linda Glass, left, talks about plants with shoppers at last year’s spring sale. 

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