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Town News

Sharon Frost



The trees are keeping colorful. Some are still mowing their lawns. There are lots of deer out and about.

The little ones are getting excited about Halloween. All the decorations and fancy costumes are in the stores.

Poor Boy supper is on Friday, October 20th at 4:30 U.S. at Kirk McCall United Church. There will be macaroni and cheese, baked beans, rolls, hot dogs and gingerbread. Free will offering. My kind of meal.

Kevin Spencer was in concert a week or so ago at the Second Baptist Church. It was very entertaining. The people joined in with several of his hymns. A lovely lunch was served following the concert.

A Chantey sing is being held on Wednesday, October 25th at 6:30 p.m at the Pembroke Library. Free admission.

Get geared up for the Fall Festival at St. James Church in Baileyville on Saturday, October 28th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The Calais Scarecrow Festival, Casket Race, Mummy Race, Witches and Warlocks Walk and more will be on Saturday, October 28th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Also a chance to enjoy a chili cook-off at noon at Artemis’s Attic.

Railroad enthusiasts are hosting a box car tour at the Machias Bay Area Chamber of Commerce at the big red train station at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, October 25th. All are welcome.

Lynn Sale of Durham, North Carolina, daughter of Pat Yardley, returned home on Saturday, having spent a few days in Princeton.

Sister Judy of Moncton, N.B. has returned home from her trip to Rome. She is the sister of Pat Yardley

Our dear friends Paul and Sue Crawford are moving to Bozeman, Montana to be with their daughter and family. They are a wonderful couple and will be greatly missed. They were very active in the various communities. We wish them a safe trip and good health.