The community center will be holding a children’s Christmas party Saturday, Dec. 8, from noon to 2 p.m. There will be crafts, caroling, toys for all and an appearance by Santa. There will be a free store for kids to pick out gifts for their family and volunteers to help them with free gift wrapping. Donations and volunteers still needed. Call Linda Gamble, 567-3615.

Nomination papers are available for one selectman position and one position for road commissioner. Papers are due back at the office by close of business Jan. 29, 2019. There is a requirement for signatures of 25 registered Prospect voters to get on the ballot for the town election in March.

We are still in need of one appointed Appeals Board member. For more information, please contact us at 567-3661.

The Waldo County Humane Society will hold a rabies clinic Saturday, Dec. 8, at the Burnham Municipal Building, 247 Horseback Road, from 9 to 11 a.m., free for Waldo county residents, donations accepted. Dog tags are available for 2019. Registrations should be done by the end of December. The $25 late fee starts Feb. 1.

The Down East Family YMCA in Ellsworth is free to all Prospect residents on Saturdays and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. The Bucksport facility is free for Prospect emergency workers only. The Bucksport YMCA hours are Monday-Friday, 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, 7 a.m. to noon.