Senior Luncheon

On Thursday, July 10, the Windham Community Cafe? will hold its monthly luncheon at noon at Unity Gardens on Route 115 (Tandberg Trail). The menu includes a meat and cheese platter, rolls, potato salad, cole slaw, potato chips, dessert and beverages. Guest speaker will be Curtis Johnson, superintendent of the Maine Wildlife Park in Gray. Reservations for the luncheon can be made at 892-3891 before July 8. Donation is $5.

Senior Center

Lakes Region Senior Center is at White Rock Grange, 33 Wilson Road (off route 237), in Gorham. Open Monday-Thursday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., activities include games, crafts, bingo and exercise programs. Call 892-0298 for more information. All Lakes Region senior citizens welcome to drop in and visit.

Legion Auxiliary Meets

The American Legion Auxiliary of Windham’s Field-Allen Post 148 will meet at 6 p.m. on Monday, July 7, at the Windham Veterans Center, Memorial Drive, Windham.

VFW Meeting

Windham VFW will meet on Wednesday, July 9, at the Windham Veterans Center in North Windham. Supper is at 5 p.m. followed by a regular meeting at 6 p.m.

Veterans Service Officer

VSO Jerry Smith is available from 9 a.m.-noon on Wednesday, July 9, and every second and fourth Wednesday morning at the Windham Veterans Center in North Windham. If you’re a veteran or a veteran’s dependent, and have questions about benefits, stop in and find out more. You do not need an appointment.

Thanks from the Horses

With help from so many of its friends, The Maine State Society for the Protection of Animals’ 2014 “Buy a Bale” fund-raising campaign exceeded its $100,000 goal. Thank you to everyone in the wonderful Windham community who donated along with animal lovers from all across the country. Every year the Society, which is New England’s largest nonprofit horse shelter, raises money to make hay and purchase hay for the dozens of horses being rehabilitated at 279 River Road. All of the money raised for “Buy a Bale” goes directly to the care and feeding of the animals. “Buy a Bale” would be a bust without support from all the generous folks in the Windham area, so please visit the farm – open daily from 1-3 p.m. and see your donations at work. FMI, visit www.msspa.org or call 892-3040.

American Legion Auxiliary Installation

On Sunday, July 13, at 1 p.m., installation of the charter members and officers of Windham’s first American Legion Auxiliary will be held at the Windham Veterans Center, Memorial Drive, North Windham. This will be coordinated in a ceremony by the Auxiliary, Department of Maine. The public is cordially invited to attend and support this historic event.

Spaghetti Dinner

On Sunday, July 20, Windham Field-Allen American Legion Post 148 will hold a spaghetti dinner at the Windham Veterans Center 4:30-6 p.m. $8 per person, under age 8 free. Advance tickets available. Call 892-1306 or 310-0390. Menu includes spaghetti and a variety of sauces, garlic bread, salads, desserts, beverages.


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