Calendar of events

Benefits

Friday, June 30-July 3: Livermore Falls, Indoor yard sale, Friends Together Peer Center, 31 Park St.

Saturday, July 1: Wayne, Book sale, boutique breakfast and yard sale, 9 a.m., Williams House, 14 Old Winthrop Rd. 685-3612.

Books

Thursday, June 29: Farmington, “Knife Creek,” author Paul Doiron, 6:30 p.m., DDG Booksellers, 193 Broadway. 778-3454.

Saturday, July 1: Kingfield, “Green Plate Special,” book release at Maine Huts & Trails, Maine Huts and Trails Stratton Brook Hut, 496 Main St. $120; $108, members. 265-2400 mainehuts.org.

Saturday, July 1: Turner, TPL Annual Book Sale, 8:30 a.m., Leavitt Institute Building, 98 Matthews Way. 212-7872 www.turnerpubliclibrary.org.

Saturday, July 1: Wayne, Book sale, boutique breakfast and yard sale, 9 a.m., Williams House, 14 Old Winthrop Rd. 685-3612.

Tuesday, July 4: Turner, TPL Annual Book Sale, 8:30 a.m., Leavitt Institute Building, 98 Matthews Way. 212-7872 www.turnerpubliclibrary.org.

Wednesday, July 5: Turner, TPL Annual Book Sale, 9 a.m., Leavitt Institute Building, 98 Matthews Way. 212-7872 www.turnerpubliclibrary.org.

Thursday, July 13: Livermore Falls, “The Color Purple,” book club, 3 p.m., Treat Memorial Library, 56 Main St. 897-3631.

Children’s events

Wednesday, June 28: Farmington, Sprouting Daisies, Girl Scout event, 4 p.m., University of Maine at Farmington Nordica Auditorium, 224 Main St. Free. 888-922-4763 www.girlscoutsofmaine.org.

Wednesday, June 28-Aug. 11: Farmington, UMF Summer Daze Camp, University of Maine at Farmington, 246 Main St. For grades 1-6. 778-7138 http://frc.umf.maine.edu.

Wednesday, July 5: Jay, “Off to the Races,” reading program event, 6:30 p.m., Jay Niles Memorial Library, 983 Main St. 645-4062.

Wednesday, July 5: Livermore Falls, Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Treat Memorial Library, 56 Main St. 897-3631.

Thursday, July 6: Farmington, Sprouting Daisies, Girl Scout event, 3 p.m., Farmington Public Library, 117 Academy St. Free. 888-922-4763 http://www.girlscoutsofmaine.org/en/events/event-list.html.

Thursday, July 6: Jay, Tween & Teen summer reading program event, 6 p.m., Jay Niles Memorial Library, 983 Main St. 645-4062.

Monday, July 10: Jay, “It’s Plane to See,” summer reading program event, 6:30 p.m., Jay Niles Memorial Library, 983 Main St. 645-4062.

Tuesday, July 11: Jay, Tween & Teen summer reading program event, 6 p.m., Jay Niles Memorial Library, 983 Main St. 645-4062.

Tuesdays, Jul. 11-25: Livermore Falls, Teen writers program, 6 p.m., Treat Memorial Library, 56 Main St. 897-3631.

Thursdays, Jul. 13-Aug. 24: Fayette, Summer story hour, 10 a.m., Underwood Memorial Library, 2006 Main St.

Church events

Sundays, Jul. 2-Sept. 3: Kingfield, Mountaintop Summer Worship Service, 10:30 a.m., The AMP, Sugarloaf Mountain, 256 Main St. 237-2304.

Tuesday, July 4: Farmington, Strawberry Shortcake fundraiser, 10:30 a.m., Old South First Congregational Church, 227 Main St. $4. 778-0424.

Thursday, July 6: Wayne, Silent auction opening, dessert extravaganza and live auction, 5 p.m., Wayne Community Church, 22 Old Winthrop Rd.

Friday, July 7: Wayne, Silent auction bidding, Wayne Community Church, 22 Old Winthrop Rd. 8 to 11 a.m. and 4 to 7 p.m.

Saturday, July 8: Wayne, Silent auction closes, Wayne Community Church, 22 Old Winthrop Rd. Ends at 4:30 p.m.

Saturdays, Jul. 22-Oct. 28: New Sharon, Baked bean and casserole supper, New Sharon United Methodist Annex. $8; $3.50, under 12.

Exhibits

Wednesday, June 28-July 31: Farmington, Works by artists Joyce Dubay and Marjorie Austin, Farmington Public Library, 117 Academy St. 778-6785.

Wednesday, June 28-Aug. 18: Farmington, “Places: Two Views,” paintings and photography by Phil Poirier and Milton Christianson, University of Maine at Farmington Emery Community Arts Center. 778-7081.

Wednesday, June 28-Sept. 28: Farmington, “Cockamamie! Odd and Unusual Books from Members’ Collections,” display, University of Maine at Farmington, Mantor Library.

Festivals

Saturday, July 22: Farmington, Farmington Summer Fest, 9 a.m., Downtown Farmington. Free.

Food

Friday, June 30-July 24: Farmington, Old South Church/RSU9 free lunch program, 12 p.m., Free Lunch Program, 156 Maple Ave. 778-0424 farmingtonucc.org.

Fridays, June 30-Dec. 29: Jay, Friday supper with open mic and music, 5 p.m., VFW Post 3335, 64 Jewell St. 897-5112.

Saturday, July 1: Kingfield, “Green Plate Special,” book release at Maine Huts & Trails, Maine Huts and Trails Stratton Brook Hut, 496 Main St. $120; $108, members. 265-2400 mainehuts.org.

Saturdays, Jul. 1-Sept. 2: Wayne, Wayne Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m., Wayne Farmers’ Market, Main Street.

Saturday, July 1: Wayne, Book sale, boutique breakfast and yard sale, 9 a.m., Williams House, 14 Old Winthrop Rd. 685-3612.

Tuesday, July 4: Farmington, Strawberry Shortcake fundraiser, 10:30 a.m., Old South First Congregational Church, 227 Main St. $4. 778-0424.

Saturdays, Jul. 8-Sept. 9: Livermore Falls, Free community barbecue, 11 a.m., George Bunten Post 10, American Legion, 17 Reynolds Ave.

General Entertainment

Thursday, June 29: Wilton, Western Maine Storytelling Story Swap, 7 p.m., Wilton Free Public Library, 104 Main St. 645-2982.

Thursday, July 6: Wayne, Silent auction opening, dessert extravaganza and live auction, 5 p.m., Wayne Community Church, 22 Old Winthrop Rd.

Saturday, July 8: Farmington, Western Maine Storytelling Story Swap, 10 a.m., Farmington Public Library, 117 Academy St. 645-2982.

Thursdays, Jul. 20-Dec. 21: Farmington, Western Order of Dedicated Storytellers Guild meeting, 7 p.m., Farmington Public Library, 117 Academy St. Free. 778-4387 westernmainestorytelling.org.

Lectures

Wednesday, June 28: Farmington, Gold LEAF Senior College Summer Kick-Off, 3 p.m., University of Maine at Farmington Olsen Student Center, 111 South St. Free. 778-7063 goldleafinstitute.org.

Thursday, June 29: Wilton, Western Maine Storytelling Story Swap, 7 p.m., Wilton Free Public Library, 104 Main St. 645-2982.

Music

Thursday, June 29: Livermore Falls, Almost Country, 6 p.m., Livermore Falls Gazebo, Water Street. 754-6648.

Friday, June 30: Livermore Falls, Bangor National Guard Band, 6 p.m., Livermore Falls Gazebo, Water Street. 754-6648.

Sunday, July 2: Phillips, 195th Army Concert Band, 1 p.m., Phillips Area Community Center, Depot Street. Free. 639-2630.

Tuesday, July 4: Turner, “Music for Mavis,” featuring Colwell Brothers, hot blues, 6:30 p.m., Turner Center Gazebo, Route 117. $5. 754-0954.

Friday, July 7: Farmington, “Cadence,” a cappella quartet, 7 p.m., North Church, 118 High St. $15. 778-2006.

Sunday, July 16: Vienna, Village Harmony Teen World Music Ensemble, 7 p.m., Vienna Union Hall, 5 Mountain Rd. $5-$15 donation. 293-2362.