Knox Town News
Events This Weekend- June 28th
BBQ for Tammy Leeman Shaw at 4:30 pm at Thorndike Town Office. Other events planned too.
Freedom Grange Strawberry Festival 4:30-6 pm
Yard Sale Good Steward Shop
Sunday, World War II Veterans Recognition 2 pm at Bank of America
Raven's Berries Picking Sat. 6 am-4 pm $ 1.90 #, No checks Just opened. Come get some fresh berries.
Happy Happy Birthday to my grandson, Cody Doughty who will be 16 on July 8th. Love you !!! The Doughty Family..Seems like only yesterday you were trying to learn to do a cartwheel for me...he's my special fellar., I have you on video tape.
July 4th at Larrabee's
The Horse Pulling will be at Clayton Larrabee's this year. 7-9 am weigh in. A fun filled day with lot's of events. BBQ at noon. Pig Scramble for the Kids, 10 Piggies to catch. Music at 11:30 am,.9 am All Game Horse Show Come and join in.
The Lost Kitchen is taking reservations for Dinner at the Old Grist Mill in Freedom. It has been remodeled. Call Erin at 382-3333.
Tuesday Night Trivia
New at UHOP, 6-8 pm with DJ Jim Smith. If you like Trivia, make a Team and Join in. Invite friends and family. Prizes, and Specials.
Mark your calendar as we Honor a very special lady, Marjorie Larrabee on her 95 th Birthday. August 3rd at 12 Noon at the Farm. No gifts, just your favorite memories. Mail them to 8 Oakes Rd. Knox 04986.
The Horse and Ox Pulls at Larrabee's. Clayton is inviting you to come and support our Knox Historical Society. This is our Premier Fundraiser. Gates open at 7 am. A Fun Filled Two Days. Chicken BBQ, concession stands open both days. Mutton Bustin' and Pig Scramble. Music, and Horse Shows with the Joy Valley Riding Club. Info 568-3475.
Get Well to Grandpa Doug McAvey from Damien and Kelsea. Get Better Soon.
Priscilla Pagliaroli and Addison Duong are the proud parents of twin sons, Ayden Cavlion Duong, 4 lbs 14 oz., and Eli Thomas Duong 4 lbs 12 oz., 18 inches both of them. Congrats to the happy couple. Hope you have many happy memories with these little one's. They have many family members, and friends just waiting to hold them.
Our condolences to the family of Blaine Littlefield who passed away recently. Thinking of Norma, and family. Remembering Blaine at Littlefield's Orchard in Burnham.
Our condolences to the family of Coral Furrow. She was our oldest citizen in town. She will be missed by all who knew her. She enjoyed making mittens for the young children.
Our thoughts are with Fred and Cassandra Palmer Thompson of town who were injured in a motorcycle accident Saturday evening in Thorndike. They are slowly recovering, she with head injuries, and he with a badly injured leg. Here's hoping your recovery is a speedy one. A Benefit for them is being planned July 26th at Bowen's Tavern in Waldo. Many events are being planned. It is on Facebook, and also a Fund has been set up for donations, gofundme on there as well. They will have a long recovery, so let's help them out.They have two little children.
Until next week,
It has been nice out since we had the rain. It was just in time to wash the Liquid Manure smell into the ground, thank goodness!!! The Strawberries are ripe now, Gabe and I got 2 qt's. today. We got fresh tomatoes and cucumbers, also beet greens, and radishes. at the Amish Veggie Stand today. They are so good. Gabe, Sara, Katie, and David have been visiting. Gabe is here all week. Enjoy the fresh berries, and veggies. Curra's Farm Stand is Open Wed.- Sun. 10 am- 6 pm .Stop for Fresh Veggies, and see Joyce as she is working there.