Unity Town News
IN MY WORLD
My niece Brielle turned 1 year old a month ago and now has just started eating apples. My brother told me, "She doesn't actually eat them. She stuffs her mouth full of them and chews...then she doesn't know what to do with them once her mouth is too full and she cries." Hahahahaha
IN YOUR WORLD
Opening Reception for ROOTS AND BRANCHES
Thursday February 27 at 5pm
Works by Simon van der Ven at Unity Center for the Performing Arts Refreshments will be provided. The reception is free and open to the public. Simon (Siem) van der Ven’s ceramic art engages the senses. His carefully worked forms and surfaces invite touch and contemplation. This exhibition will focus on the origins and connections of his imagery and motifs and will include tools and explanatory text.
The Maine Outdoor Film Festival
Friday February 28 at 7pm
The Maine Outdoor Film Festival, which launched its firstannual event on the banks of the Kennebec in West Forks in summer of 2012, features outdoor films and shorts. Films in the festival represent a diverse selection of outdoor disciplines that celebrate the active outdoor community and inspire expression. The financial proceeds from the 2013/14 MOFF tour go directly to Teens To Trails, a grassroots non-profit organization dedicated to promoting high school outing clubs in the state of Maine. To read more about the efforts of T3, and to learn how to get involved at your local high school, please visit www.teenstotrails.org. Tickets: $8.00
Fishing Derby/ In Memory of T-Pot Parsons
Saturday, March 1 from 6am - 5pm
The Unity Fire. Dept. hosts a Fishing Derby on Unity Pond. Lt. Blaine Jr. is in charge of this. Sounds like a good time is planned. Ladies, they are asking for Items for the Bake Sale to sell. They need to be wrapped individually, grab and go items. Bring the kiddos. Have fun fishing for that Big One...For info, call Blaine at 660-3526. Entry Fee is $1.00.
Unity Democratic Caucus
Sunday March 2 at 1pm
Voter registration will take place at the caucus site at 12:30 for previously unregistered citizens or voters whose current status is "unenrolled" at Unity Barn Raisers Community Center, 32 School St. Convener: Sydney Taber - call 948-7370 with any questions.
Town Office Closed
Monday March 3
The Town Office will be closed all day for training.
Unity Board of Selectmen Meeting
Monday March 3 at 6:30
At the Town Office. Read minutes of past meetings at http://www.unityme.org/gov/minutes/index
Wednesday, March 5, at 8pm
Unity's own version of American Idol! Come sing, dance, etc. and bring honor and glory to your Dean's Cup Team! Go Dean's Cup! Student Center on Unity College campus.
CIFF Selects Presents: SHORED UP
Thursday March 6 at 7pm
At Unity Center for the Performing Arts, Tickets: FREE
JUST OUTSIDE YOUR WORLD - (items of possible interest)
Disney's Beauty and the Beast
Saturday, March 3 at 7:30pm
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped in a spell placed by an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed to his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity. Come and experience the romance and enchantment of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast here at the Cross Insurance Center! Tickets on sale now at ticketmaster.com, Cross Insurance Center Box Office, or by phone at 800-745-3000. www.crossinsurancecenter.com/events/87/disneys-beauty-and-beast/5