Polar Bear Challenge

The 2019 Dip for Derek Polar Bear Challenge will take place at noon, Jan. 1, at Lincolnville Beach, Route 1, in Lincolnville. Participants should make checks out to the Derek O’Brien Trust.

Rabies Clinic

Appleton Volunteer Fire Department, 2915 Sennebec Road, will hold a rabies clinic  Jan. 12, from 10 a.m. to noon. Rabies shots are $12. Shots will be done by Dr. Simonson, of Searsport Veterinary Hospital. Pet nail grooming is a minimum $10 donation. Grooming will be done by Daryl Conner, of FairWinds Grooming, in Appleton. Dogs must be on leashes and cats must be in carriers. Proof of prior rabies vaccines is required.