Events

Italian Dinner and Movie Night

Tickets $10/person Friday June 28, 2013 6:30 PM at Ricker Memorial Library 1211 Maine St. Poland Enjoy an Adult Dinner with a showing of Under the Tuscan Sun Dinner includes: Choice of Meat/Vegetable Lasagna, Salad, Bread and Dessert. Fundraiser for Friends of Ricker Memorial Library Purchase Tickets by Tuesday June 25th at the Library, FMI […]

Tickets $10/person Friday June 28, 2013 6:30 PM at Ricker Memorial Library 1211 Maine St. Poland Enjoy an Adult Dinner with a showing of Under the Tuscan Sun Dinner includes: Choice of Meat/Vegetable Lasagna, Salad, Bread and Dessert. Fundraiser for Friends of Ricker Memorial Library Purchase Tickets by Tuesday June 25th at the Library, FMI 998-4390

April’s Person to Person Potluck Supper: Meet Lawrence, the Bald Eagle

Join us on Sunday, April 15, from 5:30pm to 7:30pm for our monthly Person to Person potluck supper and program featuring a representative of the Maine Wildlife Park and Lawrence, the bald eagle. Meet Lawrence and learn about his life and also about the Maie Wildlife Park. The event will take place in the Community Room […]

Join us on Sunday, April 15, from 5:30pm to 7:30pm for our monthly Person to Person potluck supper and program featuring a representative of the Maine Wildlife Park and Lawrence, the bald eagle. Meet Lawrence and learn about his life and also about the Maie Wildlife Park. The event will take place in the Community Room downstairs in Ricker Memorial Library. Everyone is invited. There is no charge, but guests are asked to bring a casserole, salad, or dessert to share. If you prefer to attend just the program and not the potluck, please arrive at 6:30pm. The Maine Wildlife Park is owned and operated by the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife. The park serves as the state's wildlife education center, exhibiting 30 species of native Maine wildlife and offering nature trails, the Dry Mills Fish Hatchery, and numerous educational programs, events, interpretive displays, and much more. The park's gates are open daily form April 15th through November 11th from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, and visitors can stay until 6:00. All inquiries can be made at our main office phone 657-4977, or our website www.mainewildlifepark.com.

April’s Check It Out Brown Bag Lunch: Meet Joshua Chamberlain

April 12, 2011 marked the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the American Civil War. On Wednesday, April 18, from noon to 1:00pm, Charles W. Plummer, in the persona of Maine’s Civil War hero, Gen. Joshua L. Chamberlain, will present a first-person narrative of the war from the firing on Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor on April 12, 1861 […]

April 12, 2011 marked the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the American Civil War. On Wednesday, April 18, from noon to 1:00pm, Charles W. Plummer, in the persona of Maine's Civil War hero, Gen. Joshua L. Chamberlain, will present a first-person narrative of the war from the firing on Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor on April 12, 1861 to its ending with Gen. Robert E. Lee's surrender of his army on April 9, 1865. As Chamberlain, he will give an overview of some of the major battles that took place during the war and the role that the Maine regiments played in those battles including the volunteers from Poland. He will also give an overview of the volunteers from Poland who fought at the Battle of Gettysburg and the support that the civilian population played in supporting the Union war effort and the families of Maine's volunteers who were in need of assistance. Bring a brown bag lunch and we'll provide tea and coffee.

School Days – Remember When

Our February Person to Person promises to be lively. Rose Aikman will present historic photographs of Poland’s one-room schoolhouses and former students, Louise Roberts (Harris Hill School), Bud Jordan (School #22), and Byron Strout (White Oak Hill School), as well as others, will share memories of their experiences and escapades. We have endeavored to invite […]

Our February Person to Person promises to be lively. Rose Aikman will present historic photographs of Poland’s one-room schoolhouses and former students, Louise Roberts (Harris Hill School), Bud Jordan (School #22), and Byron Strout (White Oak Hill School), as well as others, will share memories of their experiences and escapades. We have endeavored to invite as many former scholars as we can reach to join us – and we hope that if you know anyone who attended one of the 21+ schools, you will extend your invitation as well.

Sunday, February 12 5:30 – 7:30 School Days – Remember When Bring a casserole, salad or dessert to share.

Please do join us.

John Bear program postponed due to weather

Our evening with John Bear has been rescheduled due to the weather forecast for January 27. The event will take place at the same time on February 3, the advertised rain/snow date.

Our evening with John Bear has been rescheduled due to the weather forecast for January 27. The event will take place at the same time on February 3, the advertised rain/snow date.

A note about November’s Person to Person

For Your Information We learned late last night that Kate Braestrup will not be able to join us for tonight’s Person to Person program. She is chaplain for the Maine Warden Service and is heavily involved with this week’s accident in Rumford. We will still hold the potluck supper and hope that you will still plan to […]

For Your Information

We learned late last night that Kate Braestrup will not be able to join us for tonight's Person to Person program. She is chaplain for the Maine Warden Service and is heavily involved with this week's accident in Rumford. We will still hold the potluck supper and hope that you will still plan to join us for food and fellowship. We have a couple of suggestions for alternate programs and will let the group decide how we will use the second hour of the evening.

Sunday, November 13 5:30- 7:30 Ricker Library

April Person to Person Potluck

Each person/ couple/ family is asked to bring a casserole, and a salad or dessert to share. This month’s program will be “Music Highlights” by Greg Boardman and his music students.

Each person/ couple/ family is asked to bring a casserole, and a salad or dessert to share. This month's program will be "Music Highlights" by Greg Boardman and his music students.
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