Benefit supper to purchase headstone

ROCKPORT — There will be a benefit supper to help purchase a headstone for Nicholas Davis, who went to heaven Nov. 29, 2009.

The supper will be held Friday, May 24, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Rockport Masonic Center with a silent auction and raffle to follow. There also will be a variety of desserts offered. The cost is $8 for adults, $5 for children 12 and under.

Davis attended Camden Hills Regional High School and was a member of West Rockport Baptist Church. Davis was well-known for his love of traveling, which included a Make-A-Wish trip to Australia. He loved Winnie the Pooh, especially Piglet and Tigger, books, knowledge and girls. Davis touched many people's hearts and lives here in the community and abroad.

Benefit fish chowder dinner, raffle

ST. GEORGE — A benefit fish chowder dinner and raffle is being held at the St. George Fire Station Sunday, May 26, from 4:30 to 8 p.m. All proceeds are going to Relay For Life and the American Cancer Society.

Women's support group

New Hope for Women will be offering an ongoing support group for women who have been affected by domestic or dating violence. 
The program will address patterns and types of abuse, as well as the impacts of abusive relationships. The group will provide emotional support while you work through the effects of abuse. Additionally, the group will offer a safe place to talk about the abuse in an environment that fosters trusting and caring relationships. The goal is to encourage personal growth and empowerment in all areas of your life. 
If interested in attending, please call New Hope for Women for more information at 1-800-522-3304.


Rummage sale

SOUTH THOMASTON — There will be a rummage sale Saturday, June 8, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at People's United Methodist Church, 13 Chapel St. in South Thomaston.

Some of the items for sale include audio and video tapes, books, dishes, glassware, clothing accessories, toys, electronics, tools, home decorating items, antiques, holiday decorations, craft items, and furniture. Come on down and bring along a friend.

There will also be a bake sale to benefit Area Interfaith Outreach.

For more information or to make a donation of goods, call Kathy at 542-0433.