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"Chicken House Christmas" by Niki Galante

Preparations for the 5th Annual Christmas Exhibit in Cherryfield

By Cheryl Brown on Sept. 27, 2016, at 2:31 p.m.
Preparations are underway for the 5th Annual Christmas Exhibit in Cherryfield. We have enjoyed displays of the past four years and look forward to new creations and much more this year! Post 8 of the American Legion will be the hosts of the Exhibit and the exhibit will be held …
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Cherryfield Band Concert at American Legion Post 8, in Cherryfield.  A special 30th year anniversary concert.  The band appreciates the American Legions support.

Cherryfield Band Concert

By Cheryl Brown on Sept. 09, 2016, at 10:03 a.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Cherryfield Academy Community Center, 53 Main Street, Cherryfield, Maine For more information: 2075466053 The Cherryfield Band has been celebrating it’s 30th year of being reorganized by performing in parades and concerts throughout the year. Story continues below advertisement. The band …
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“Sidewalk of Memories & History”

By Cheryl Brown on May 20, 2016, at 12:50 p.m.
The “Sidewalk of Memories & History” project, which is an ongoing project, has done very well since it’s beginning in April of 2013. It is time to start taking orders for the 2016 fall installment of pavers. Some orders have come in already. There are 179 engraved pavers included in …
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"Step in Time" Follies 2007

Cherryfield Follies – History and Fun

By Cheryl Brown on May 19, 2016, at 12:20 p.m.
Thursday, June 23, 2016 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.Friday, June 24, 2016 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Cherryfield Academy Community Center, 53 Main Street, Cherryfield, Maine For more information: 207-546-6053 Cherryfield Follies – History and FunStory continues below advertisement. The Cherryfield Follies will be part of the Cherryfield Days …
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Quite the course!

MINI GOLF EXTRAVAGANZA at the Cherryfield Academy Community Center

By Cheryl Brown on Jan. 25, 2016, at 7:23 p.m.
CACC Mini Golf Extravaganza Fund Raiser Come enjoy Mini Golf at Cherryfield Academy Community Center! Dates: Feb.12, 2:30-5:30, 13th, 10:00 a.m.-noon & 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 15th-19th 10:00 a.m.-noon & 2:00;4:00 p.m. Also, call for a private party gathering (at least 10) from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on the 15th, 17th and 19th. …
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Sheep Island Rovers

Contra Dance and Potluck at the CA Community Center

By Cheryl Brown on Jan. 14, 2016, at 1:06 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Cherryfield Academy Community Center, 53 Main Street, Cherryfield, Maine For more information: cherryfieldacc.org The Cherryfeild Academy Trustees are inviting you to come enjoy a great time at the center on January 30th! The highlight of the evening will be a …
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One of the pieces to be displayed at the Art Exhibit.

Cherryfield Academy Community Center HARVEST EVENTS

By Cheryl Brown on Oct. 29, 2015, at 4 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Cherryfield Academy Community Center, 53 Main St., Cherryfield, Maine For more information: 2075466053; cherryfieldacc.org November 14th will be very busy at the CA Community Center, 53 Main St., Cherryfield! Story continues below advertisement. Things start out with the “Gobble Wobble” …
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Cherryfield Band Concert at the CACC

By Cheryl Brown on Aug. 31, 2015, at 7:57 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Cherryfield Academy Community Center, 53 Main Street, Cherryfield, Maine For more information: 207-546-6053; Cherryfieldacc.org Come enjoy the 3rd annual Cherryfield Band Concert at the Cherryfield Academy Community Center! There is no charge for the concert. There will be a $5 …
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“Stories of Cherryfield, Volume 1″ still available; Volume 2 to be released in the fall

By Cheryl Brown on Aug. 08, 2015, at 8:04 p.m.
The Cherryfield Narraguagus Historical Society announced that it has had great success with the sales of the first volume of “Stories of Cherryfield,” and has sold approximately 300. Volume one can still be purchased by calling  historical society President Kathy Upton at 546-2076, stopping in at the Cherryfield …
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American Red Cross Blood Drive

By Cheryl Brown on Aug. 07, 2015, at 8:48 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 180 Court St., Machias, ME – Maine For more information: 2075466053 The American Red Cross will be having a Blood Drive on Saturday, August 22,Story continues below advertisement. from 9:00 a.m. to …
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Left side, front to back: Eleanor Farren Hampton, Berdine Tracy McCord and Marion Merritt Buckmann.  Right side, front to back: Janet Grant Sprague, Nancy Higgins Willey and Virginia Kane Hawrylycz.

Cherryfield Academy Alumni

By Cheryl Brown on July 06, 2015, at 2:28 p.m.
On June 20, 2015, the Alumni of Cherryfield Academy held their 104th Alumni Banquet at the American Legion Hall in Cherryfield. The photo is of members from the graduating class of 1950 celebrating their 65th year! This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news →
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CA Community Center

By Cheryl Brown on June 30, 2015, at 3:20 p.m.
An update on the CA Community Center. We have been very busy! Bridal & Baby showers continue as well as birthday parties and gospel concerts, fund raisers and our great Open Mic Night that is held the second Thursday of each month! We are very pleased that Open Mic Night …
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Cherryfield Academy Community Center

By Cheryl Brown on May 29, 2015, at 2:26 a.m.
Update on the CA Community Center. We are very happy to say that we now have a web site, cherryfieldacc.org! Thank you to our designer, Susan Jordan Bennett. Please check it out for some history, the 2015 calendar of events (which is continually being added to), photo galleries, rental information, …
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Some of the engraved pavers.

Cherryfield Academy Community Center

By Cheryl Brown on Feb. 20, 2015, at 11:46 a.m.
We are very excited about the grant we recently received from Next Generation to have the sprinkler & fire alarm systems put in as well as having other projects completed to bring us up to state Fire Marshal code. Last year a new furnace was installed for the first floor …
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Wedding reception set up in the assembly hall on the 2nd floor.

Grant Awarded to Cherryfield Academy Trustees

By Cheryl Brown on Jan. 29, 2015, at 9:10 p.m.
The Cherryfield Academy Trustees are happy to announce that they have been granted $125,000 from Maine Next Generation. The grant money will be used for professional fees of an architect and improvements needed to meet state fire codes which include sprinkler and fire alarm systems. The grant money will also …
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Fun little homemade chimes.

Christmas Exhibit ~ Cherryfield Academy Community Center

By Cheryl Brown on Nov. 30, 2014, at 9:02 p.m.
Come enjoy our 3rd Annual Christmas Exhibit. Bethlehem is looking beautiful, homemade chimes are ready to be played, the well awaits Christmas Wishes for the World, puppets await playmates and many other displays wait to put a smile on your face and a feeling of Christmas in your heart. The …
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The 2012 Exhibit included models of Cherryfield's covered bridge, foot bridge and old bandstand.

3rd Annual Christmas Exhibit at the Cherryfield Academy Community Center

By Cheryl Brown on Nov. 04, 2014, at 1:23 p.m.
Thanksgiving will soon be here and the Cherryfield Academy trustees wish you all a very wonderful Thanksgiving with family and friends. It is time now to start preparing for the 3rd Annual Christmas Exhibit at the Cherryfield Academy Community Center to be held December 4, 6-8 p.m., December 5, 6-8 …
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Recently we enjoyed the Cherryfield Band in Concert at the center.

Cherryfield Academy Community Center Fun Events

By Cheryl Brown on Sept. 24, 2014, at 9:51 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Cherryfield Academy Community Center, 53 Main St., Cherryfield, Maine For more information: 207-546-6053 As part of Destination Cherryfield’s ‘Riverside Arts & Music Festival’ the first weekend in October, the Cherryfield Academy Trustees will be having a number of events on …
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Cherryfield Academy Community Center September Events

By Cheryl Brown on Sept. 04, 2014, at 7:42 a.m.
Hi everyone! We have a few public events going on at the center this month and would love to have you attend. Thursday, Sept. 11th, 6:00-8:00 p.m., we will be having Open Mic Night (2nd Thursday of each month). Come enjoy listening to local talent and having refreshments. Perhaps you …
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Union Hall is on the second floor of the CA Community Center.  It is a wonderful place for the Contra Dance Lessons.

Cherryfield Academy Community Center – Adding more events!

By Cheryl Brown on April 16, 2014, at 10:20 a.m.
CA Community Center – Adding more events! As well as having our annual events such as the Easter Parade for the Children and the Upcoming Quilt Show & Craft Fair and other events through the year and having our rentals, new things are starting up! Beginners Contra Dance Lessons will …