Franklin Grange 124 met at the hall on Saturday, March 16, with guests from Norway Grange present. Members sick were Bertha DeHaas and Sharon Silver. Cards were written. Next meeting is Monday, April 1 at 7 p.m. with refreshments after the meeting. Program was presented by Christine Herbert of Norway. Opening thought by Christine; song “When Irish Eyes are Smiling.” Reading, traditional Irish Blessings by Richard Felt; Reading, Michelangelo by Peter Herbert; Farmers skit by Ashley and Christine; Reading, “In Celebration of Women,” by Peter; game with words with Pat in them, all; Anytime/Everything skit by Laura, Christine and Alice; closing thought and music by Richard Felt and Laura Hutchins. The meeting was followed by a potluck dinner.
Woodstock-Greenwood Senior Citizens will meet at the Fire Station for the April meeting on Thursday, April 4. Meeting starts at 11:30 a.m. Dinner put on by Daughters of Union Veterans and program by Diane York on Garden Pests.
Linda Stowell, Susan Glines of West Paris, Sarah Stowell of Portland, and Rachel Adams of Fayette. flew to Maryland to attend the Bat Mitzvah of Faye Greenberg on March 16. Faye is the daughter of Michael and Leslie (Bennett) Greenberg of Olney, Md., and the grand-daughter of Jim and Julia Bennett of West Paris. Michael and Penny Hathaway of Madison, N.H., joined family in Maryland after spending time in Virginia Beach.
It was a wonderful family gathering and celebration! On Saturday morning, everyone went to the B'nai Shalom of Olney for Shabbat
Services. The Bat Mitzvah service was part of the Shabbat Service, and
Faye did several readings and did a very impressive job. Saturday evening there was a celebration party at the Norbeck Country Club in
Rockville, Md., where everyone had a fabulous time! Everyone got together for brunch on Sunday morning, and got some last-minute
visiting in before people had to head home.
Services at the Baptist Church are Sunday School for all ages at 9:15, Morning Worship at 10:30, Evening Service at 6 p.m. Wednesday evening at 6:30 is Midweek Service. Come celebrate Resurrection Sunday. Son-rise service at 8 a.m., breakfast following, then regular Morning Worship at 10:30, Evening Service at 6 p.m. Sunday, April 7, Mike Viscome from Gospel Text Mission will be speaker and he will be giving away scripture signs.
The program for Whitman Memorial Library in April will be Thursday, April 11 at 2 p.m. Jennifer Locke will be guest speaker. Ms. Lock will talk about Mandala Art, which is currently on display at the library. She will give a hands-on lesson on this circular form of art. Open to the public at no charge. Light refreshments.
Exercise class still meets at the library Tuesday mornings at 10. Led by Nancy Willard and Leslie Baumgartel. If you wish to walk, be there at 9:30.