Ashland area news

15 years ago

Bluegrass concert is Saturday
    Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 26 and take yourself on over to the Ashland Community High School gym for a night of great bluegrass music! Performances by Wilf Clark and the Misty Mountaineers, as well as the Aroostook County Bluegrass Band, will kick off at 7 p.m. Cost for the show is only $10 per person and all of the proceeds will be used for the ACHS 2008 Project Graduation. Tickets may also be purchased in advance by calling Roberta at 435-6155. So, set the date and don’t be late! The Project Graduation Committee thanks you in advance for your support.
Singspiration Scheduled for April 27
    The Masardis Pentecostal Church will host a Spring Singspiration Sunday, April 27, at 6 p.m. All are invited to attend, whether it be to participate or just to listen and be entertained. If you haven’t been to a Singspiration before, it is a lot of fun. Please consider coming and bring a friend.
Ongoing Events
    The Ashland Area Senior Citizens group meets every Thursday at noon at the Ashland Rec. Center. Any senior citizens wishing to participate in the potluck lunches and meetings are always welcome.
    The Portage Lake Seniors’ Lunch is held on the last Tuesday of every month at 11 a.m. at the Town Hall. All seniors are invited to attend and can bring a potluck dish to share or give a cash donation. For more information, contact Wilza Robertson at 435-6211 or Grace Nason at 435-6373.
    The Red Hat Loonies of Portage Lake meet the second Thursday of every month at Dean’s Motor Lodge. Membership dues are $2. Come and have a great meal and a great time, too! For more information, contact Rachel Stevens at 435-6358.
    If you can help plan for Portage Lake’s Centennial Celebration, please contact Barb Pitcairn at 435-2368 or Grace Nason at 435-6373.
    Ladies, are you interested in crafts or have some that you’ve started and just can’t seem to finish? If so, take yourself over to the Portage Lake Municipal Building for Girlz Night every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Enjoy the company and the satisfaction of finally completing a project!