Press Release

Community radio station to mark 24th anniversary

ORLAND, Maine — WERU-FM Community Radio invites the public to a celebration 11 a.m-3 p.m. Saturday,  May 5, at the radio station on Route 1 to mark its 24th birthday! The party will feature live music, a used jewelry and accessories sale, face painting, WERU logo merchandise, station tours and a potluck meal. Bring a favorite dish to share. Musical guests will include the Downeast Fiddlers and the Machias Ukulele Orchestra.

While there is no admission fee to the celebration, donations and proceeds from the event will go toward the purchase of a new FM transmitter for the station.  For information, call WERU at 207-469-6600 or visit