Judith Grover tent 17 DUVCW met Monday, Oct. 14 at the Grange Hall with eight members present. It was reported that Elsie and Alice had finished the reports and they are ready to be sent to National. The November meeting will be Nov. 11. Please bring your items for Togus at that meeting, either for the gift shop or for the patients. Vicky said she walked the Civil War trail in Boston recently and it was very interesting. Twenty-five calls were made. Helen Cary received the Mystery Package. Candy was brought to give the Veterans Home to hand out. The November meeting is the first nomination of officers.
Whitman Memorial Library will hold their monthly program today (Oct. 24) at 2 p.m. The program is called “Bear Walker of the North Woods,” by Dr. Lynn Rogers, the head of the North American Bear Center. The video is life of bears in all four seasons, presented by Sarah Wright. The public is invited at no charge. Light refreshments will be served.
Each Thursday from 9 to 10 a.m. is exercise class at the Whitman Memorial Library. This is led by Nancy Willard.
On Saturday, Oct. 26, there will be a benefit supper for the Woodstock Fire Department at the American Legion Hall in Locke’s Mills. Time: 5 to 7 p.m. Price: $8 for adults, $5 for children 12 and under. Menu: Beans, hotdogs, spaghetti, chili, casseroles, chowders, salads, rolls, desserts, coffee and punch. Come support your fire department.
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. Oct. 26, the ladies are going on a shopping trip to North Conway, N.H. Sunday, Oct. 13 was Youth Night and they did an excellent job playing the organ, piano and flute and singing. Matthew did a nice job with his short sermon.
On Sunday, Oct. 13, guests at the Hoyts were David and Pam Benson from Connecticut. Marybeth Hoover and cat, Rufus, were weekend guests.