Franklin Grange 124 met on Monday evening for Past and Present Lecturers Night. Seven lecturers were present. Program was Opening thought – Bertha Dehass; Opening song – Side by Side; Quiz – “How well to you know Maine;” Song – I’m Looking over a Four Leaf Clover; Closing thought and closing song. Happy Birthday was sung to Bertha and Laura. Next meeting is Sept. 2 for Installation starting with a 6 p.m. supper.
The Woodstock Senior Citizens meet on Thursday, Sept. 5 at the Masonic Hall. Dinner put on by the Star Birthday Club. Program by Hugh (Cubby) Swan. Meeting starts at 11:30. New members are always welcome. Meal $7, dues $2.
The program for September at the Whitman Memorial Library will be Thursday, Sept. 12 at 2 p.m. until 3. Lissa Merrill, the director of physical therapy at Stephens Memorial Hospital will be guest speaker. Lissa will be presenting information on how to keep your balance and what the local community offers for programs. She will talk about a program well-known nationally, “Batter of balance,” as well as a program offered at no charge called “Staying on your feet.” The local hospital offers a variety of programs for the public and one is for exercising called “Staying fit.” Lissa’s program is aimed at those 60 or older, but all are welcome. There is no charge and light refreshments will be served.
Services at the Baptist Church are Sunday School at 9:15, Morning Worship at 10:30, Evening Service at 6 p.m. Wednesday evening at 6:30 is Mid-Week Service.
Ken and I were dinner guests of Steve and Beth Hoover on Sunday. Also present were Marybeth Hoover, TJ Ray and Bob Hoyt.