Food Cupboard needs volunteer

Tomi Henderson, Special to The County
8 years ago

Food Cupboard needs volunteer


The Mars Hill Food Cupboard is in need of a special volunteer that can be available on the first Wednesday of each month from 2-5 p.m. for the food delivery. This individual or couple will be responsible for unloading the food products and stocking them on the shelves.

For more information, contact Caroline Hallett at 429-9059. Please consider this volunteer opportunity as a way to help those in need.

Homecoming Days 2016

Plans are well underway for this year’s Homecoming Days to be held Aug. 11-14. New this year will be a couple carrying contest with a prize for the winners. For planning purposes, we are asking any interested couples to register now by contacting Kathy at 425-3771 or 540-6325.
We are also opening up spaces that Saturday afternoon for tag sales. If you would like to reserve a space in the CAHS parking lot, contact Kathy to let her know.
For more information, check out the website

Bridgewater Music

Thursday night music is back in swing at the Bridgewater Historical Center. From 6-9 p.m. each Thursday, the group plays some great foot-tapping music.
For more information, contact Sue Shaw, president of the Bridgewater Historical Association, at 429-8268.

Aroostook Health Center

Upcoming events for the week of June 29-July 5 include: Wednesday will feature Beauty Parlor at 8:30 a.m., iPad Fun at 9:30 a.m., and Crossword Puzzles at 1:30 p.m. Thursday will feature Beauty Parlor at 8:30 a.m., Bingo at 9:30 a.m., Lunch at Gram Russo at 11 a.m. and United Methodist at 6:30 p.m.
Friday will feature Game Time at 9:30 a.m. and Karaoke with Larry and Larry at 1:30 p.m. Saturday will be a free day with movies, games and puzzles available in the day room. Sunday will feature televised church in the day room in the morning and Full Gospel at 3 p.m.
Monday is Independence Day and will be a free day. Tuesday will feature the Beauty Parlor at 8:30 a.m., Bingo at 9:30 a.m., and Card Games at 1:30 p.m.
All of these activities are subject to change. If you would like to volunteer to help with any of these activities, call Connie or Vicki at 768-4915.

Rotary Club

The Mars Hill Rotary Club met June 21 at the Aroostook Health Center and items discussed included ideas for promoting Rotary in the community and the local Food Cupboard, which is in need of volunteers.
Ed Wright spoke about the Guatemala project that has 13 clubs involved. Around 30 people will be traveling to Guatemala at different times throughout the length of the project to install 125 stoves, 125 water filters and 40 eco toilets.


The William Cousins Post 118 of Mars Hill is hosting Bingo on Saturday evening beginning at 7 p.m. at the Post. There are cash prizes and refreshments are available. Come on out and enjoy a fun evening with friends.
Tomi Henderson is the correspondent for Mars Hill, Blaine, Bridgewater and Westfield. She can be reached at 551-6791 or e-mail