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Aroostook River Valley Boys to perform at Hutchins Hall

By Diana Bowley, BDN Staff

DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine — The Aroostook River Valley Boys will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, at Hutchins Hall Art Center in Dover-Foxcroft.

Hutchins Hall, the former UU Church on Pleasant Street, was donated by an anonymous benefactor in 2003 with the stipulation that it be made available to the community as a forum for the arts.

Tickets are $10 per person. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to a local charity.

Tickets are available at Bob’s Home, Garden and Health Food Store in Dover-Foxcroft or through Paypal at www.thehutchinshall.org.

For more information, contact Lauralyn Buie at 717-6476 or at lbjambuie@gmail.com or on Facebook at Hutchins Hall Art Center or at thehutchinshall.org.

Womancare seeks sponsors for Race to End Domestic Abuse

GUILFORD, Maine — The Race to End Domestic Abuse, now in its 15th year, will be held Sunday, Oct. 2, at Piscataquis Community Elementary School in Guilford.

The 5K electronically timed race begins with registration at 8:30 a.m. followed by a 9:30 a.m. race start. A half-mile fun run for children will be held at 11 a.m. on the track and a Trail Walk for all will begin at noon. A brunch will be served from 10 a.m. to noon.

Those wishing to be a sponsor of the event and have their logos displayed on race material should call Cindy Freeman Cyr at Womancare at 564-8165 or email her at cindy@wmncare.org

Greenville’s 175th souvenir book available

GREENVILLE, Maine — The history of Greenville over 175 years is now available in book form.

The book, coordinated by Ralph Johnson and researched by the Moosehead Historical Society and the Moosehead Marine Museum, is available on Amazon.com and will be available soon in local outlets distributed by the Moosehead Historical Society.

The book covers early settlers, the town’s incorporation in 1836, and other events over the years. The proceeds from the sale will go to the Moosehead Historical Society.

Ballroom and folk dancing on tap in Monson

MONSON, Maine — Mike Levinsky will teach ballroom and folk dancing from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at the Finn Hall in Monson. The cost is $8 per person.

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