2016-10-13 / Community Calendar

Saturday, Oct. 15

A ham and bean supper will take place 4-6 p.m. at the Trail Blazers Family Club, 102 Bills Lane, Wells. Cost is $7 for adults and $3 for children. Take-out meals are available. For more information, call 337-0663.

A free rabies clinic will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Aubuchon Hardware, 640 Main St., Springvale, presented by Sanford Animal Control and the Animal Welfare Society in West Kennebunk. Dogs must be leashed and cats must be in carriers. The Sanford city clerk will be onsite to license dogs for 2017; cost is $6 for fixed dogs and $11 for dogs that are not fixed. Donations for rabies vaccinations will be accepted.

“The Afghanistan Briar Patch” is the topic of a talk by Ambassador Charles Dunbar of Brunswick, who has served in various positions with the U. S. State Department and the United Nations. His 2 p.m. talk at the Brick Store Museum Conference Center, 4 Dane St., Kennebunk, is part of the Association of Former Intelligence Officers public speaker program. The meeting is open to the public. There will be a question-and-answer period. For more information, call 967-4298.

A walk at Highland Cemetery will take place at 2 p.m. at Highland Cemetery in Limerick. Join the Limerick Historical Society to learn about the designs and shapes of cemetery markers.

A fall craft fair will be held at Saco Grange No. 53, 168 North St., Saco, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is free. There will be a dozen made-in-Maine quality crafts, including quilts, candles, handmade pens and cribbage boards, sculpture and much more. All are Maine items, with no commercial vendors. For more information, contact 831-5784 or sacogrange53@gmail.com.

A free disc golf clinic sponsored by the town of Lyman will be held at 10 a.m. at Bunganut Park. Professional disc golfer Chris Gallagher will provide general information on the game, review the various discs and demonstrate how to throw the discs. Participants will have the opportunity to try out their skills.

A free community dinner will take place from 5-6:30 p.m. at Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church, On the Mill Pond, Route 35.

“Halloween Spooktacular” pony rides will be offered at LaDawn Quarter Horses Therapeutic Riding Center, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Oct. 22, rain or shine, at 1000 Goodwin’s Mills Road, Dayton. In addition to pony rides, other activities include Build Your Own Bear, Build Your Own Personalized Book and a Stall Decoration Contest.

Rocktoberfest – a celebration of teen musicians and music at will take place noon to 5 p.m. at the New School, 38 York St. (Route. 1), Kennebunk. There will be acoustic/open mic and electric stages, brick oven pizza, desserts, cider press, henna tattoos and pumpkin decorating. Admission is free. For more information, contact 985-3745.

The All-4-Kids Consignment Sale, hosted by the Parent Teacher Student Association for Wells Elementary School, will be held from 8 a.m. to noon. Parents and the general public are invited to browse and shop for bargains. The sale will take place inside the Wells Elementary School gymnasium, rain or shine.

Items for sale include girls’ and boys’ fall and winter clothing with sizes from newborn to 18, children’s shoes and boots, toys, books, games, sports equipment, baby items and children’s furniture.

With funds generated from events like the consignment sale, the PTSA is able to sponsor annual events at WES, including Colors Day and Starz for Broadway. PTSA money is also granted to teachers for classroom items not covered in the district’s budget.

Wells Elementary School is located at 279 Sanford Road (Route109). For more information, contact the PTSA at 646- 5953, ext. 4330, or e-mail WES.PTSA@gmail.com.

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