Pittsfield projection room dedication postponed till May 24

PITTSFIELD – On Friday, May 24 at 2:30 p.m., the Pittsfield Community Theatre movie_projectorProjector Room will be dedicated to long-time resident Glen H. Wheaton.  This celebration will honor Mr. Wheaton for his many years of service to the community through his commitment and love of the theatre.

The dedication was originally scheduled for May 16

Wheaton owned and operated the community theatre from 1962 to 1975.  He was respected for his theatre operations and commitment to the community and region for showing quality movies.  He will be present at the ceremony and the dedication is open to the public.

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Book sale at Pittsfield Library May 24

books1 PITTSFIELD – The Friends of the Pittsfield Public Library are holding a one day used book sale on Friday, May 24 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. There are many great adult and children’s books from personal collections, as well as discards from the library shelves.

Used audio books, videos, and music will also be available. Come early for the best selection. Donations for the sale may be brought to the library the week before the sale.

Proceeds from the sale will benefit the Friends of the Pittsfield Public Library and their support for the library activities.

For more information, call the library 487-5880.

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Special Elvis concert fundraiser for hospice May 11th

NORRIDGEWOCK – E.P. Rock (Don Boudreau), a solo Elvis tribute artist from Sidney, boudreau2will perform at the 1st Congregational Church on River Road in Norridgewock on Saturday, May 11 at 7 p.m.

Boudreau has recorded over 200 Elvis songs and does everything from early Elvis hits of the Sun Records rockabilly years and mainstream 50s songs to music of his later Vegas years.  Tickets for “An Hour with Elvis” are $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 6 – 12 with all proceeds to benefit Somerset County Hospice Volunteers of Maine.

Check out EP Rock’s profile and voice at: http://www.gigmasters.com/Elvis-Impersonator/EP-Rock/ or http://www.tributesradio.com/profile/DonBoudreau

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Elks’ Mother’s Day ceremony May 11

SKOWHEGAN – The Skowhegan-Madison Elks Lodge will host its annual Mother’s Day mothers_dayceremony on Saturday, May 11 at 1 p.m.

The Mother of the Year award will also be presented by Exalted Ruler or lodge president Ronald A. Voisine. The ceremony is open to the public and light refreshments will be served afterwards.

For more information, call 474-3111 after 2 p.m. daily

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May marks Veterans’ Poppy Days

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MADISON – The members of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Unit 39 will be distributing poppies at various businesses in Madison throughout the month of May. The poppies are replica of the flowers that bloomed on the battlefields of France … Continue reading

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Madison lawn sale to benefit Relay for Life

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 MADISON – There will be huge lawn sale on May 17-18 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day at the Madison Grange Hall on Upper Main Street.  This is to benefit the Somerset Relay For Life for American Cancer … Continue reading

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Greater Pittsfield Area Kiwanis Annual Bike Rodeo May 11

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PITTSFIELD – The Greater Pittsfield Area Kiwanis Club will hold its Annual Bike Rodeo on Saturday, May 11 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Somerset Plaza by Bangor Savings Bank. This event will be held in conjunction with … Continue reading

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