Brooks Town News
By Frank Champa
Brooks Grand Opening
Brooks Village will be celebrating its grand opening on August 16th. With openings of several business' the town has much to celebrate. the festivities will begin at 12 noon and continue throughout the day, ending in a dance with DJHollyP at town hall at 7pm and fireworks at 9pm in the park. Brooks is excited to welcome The Gibbs Family Hardware Store, The Marsh River Co-Op, Tibbits Small Engine Repair, Flip Flop Hair Salon and Mobile Entertainment Solutions to town. And don't forget the renovated JP's. come on down to Brooks and meet our new neighbors and sample some ice cream at the Co-Op, doughnuts at Ralph's Cafe, have a hot dog at the hardware store or listen to some tunes. Hope to see you there.
Open Garden Tour
The open garden tour will be in Brooks on August 8th at the home of Paul and Audrey Muir. If you have never seen Audreys amazing garden you wont want to miss it in all its glory. The Muirs will open their garden for all to see on Friday from 10am - 4 pm. All Open Gardens can be visited by making a $4 donation at each garden. For a complete schedule, visit belfastgardenclub.org or pick up a brochure at numerous retail businesses in and around Belfast. For more information about Open Gardens, call Martha Laitin at 948-2815 or email firstname.lastname@example.org<mailto:email@example.com>.
Music in the Park
The brooks Park Boosters will be hosting a free music event in the park every week in the month of August and one in September this year. This Week August 6th will be Country night with DJHollyP of Mobile Entertainment Solutions. come on down and learn to 2 step or just listen to the music and have a drink . Country Night is 5pm-8pm. The next week is an Open Mic Night, the Mic is open to anyone who wants to get up and sing, read poetry, do comedy its up to you. The Open Mic is August 13 from 5pm to 8pm. The following week is Karaoke Night with DJHolly P. come on down and sing a song or watch your friends sing. bring a chair and a picnic and have some fun. Karaoke night it August 20 from 5 to 8pm. The Following week is Picnic in the Park, a free concert with The Leaky Boot Jug Band. This Free Concert is on Tuesday August 26 from 5pm to 8pm. all of these events are free of charge so come on down to the Brooks Community Park and enjoy a night out and not in front of the TV.