Trailrunners to raffle quilt

8 years ago

By Beth Boddy

    The Washburn Trailrunners Club is raffling off a quilt. The beautiful wildlife-themed quilt, made by some of the ladies from Washburn’s A Stitchin’ and a Givin’ group, measures 75×85 inches.

  Tickets are $10 each, and only 200 will be sold. Tickets can be purchased at the Trailrunners Clubhouse on Tuesdays between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.; Saturdays between 7 a.m. and 2 p.m.; and Sundays between 7 a.m. and 12 noon, as well as and during the clubhouse open hours during the school vacation week in February.
The drawing for the quilt will be on March 27 at 2 p.m.

August Fest

    It’s not too early to be thinking about the Washburn August Festival for 2016. Community participation is what makes it happen. Anyone interested in sponsoring or working on an activity or event is encouraged to attend the meetings.
The next meeting will be Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. at the Washburn Rec Center.

Now serving

    Washburn’s Trailrunners Clubhouse is now open weekends throughout the snowmobile season for breakfast on Saturday and Sunday and for lunch on Saturdays. They will be serving from 7 a.m.2 p.m. on Saturday and from 7 a.m.-noon on Sunday.

80th birthday

    Glenna Bragg of Washburn recently celebrated her 80th birthday with her daughters, family and friends at the Par and Grill in Caribou.
Gifts were open, and a cake made by Lisa Longley was served. Ellie Jordan passed out homemade candy treats to all who were there.
Guests included Ellie Jordan, husband Dean, her family, Wade Snyder and Ashlee Ouellette; Lacey Archer, daughters Lily and Lila; Verna Espling, husband Darrell Sr., their children Darrell Jr., wife Jen, Paige and Caleb; Rickette Belanger, husband Roland, Desirae and Anna; Vera Longley, family Lance Longley, wife LIsa, Lariah and Logan; Samantha Landeen, husband Nick, Lukas and Elyza; and friends Carolyn (Sis) Rossignol, Barb Churchill, Eunice Carmen and Alice Curtis.


    Those celebrating a birthday between Feb. 3 and 9 include Anna Bragg, Sarah Bragg, Jamie Doughman, Jim Doughman, Ken Drost, Libby Powell, Keith Wilcox, William Manley Beckwith, Becky Doody, Lauryn Bourassa, Erin Valone, Kim Silver, Gordon Anderson, Butch Thompson, Adam Rider, Brian Rouse, Michael Barker, Jody Morin, Betty Long, Mike McCoy, Emily Fuller and Rodney Drake.


    Those celebrating an Anniversary between Feb. 3 and 9 include Ron and Shirley Rand, Gene and Andrea Bragdon and Bruce and Sally Blakney.