Appleton news

By Jessica Davis | Jun 12, 2014

AVS News

The Appleton Village School class of 2014 will have its ceremony at AVS on Thursday, June 19. The ceremony will begin at 6 p.m. with appetizers and a slide show at 5:30 p.m. The ceremony is open to the public. All are welcome.

The eighth-grade class had a wonderful and exciting voyage aboard the Schooner Mary Day last week. Many thanks to all those who helped raise the funds and plan this memorable journey. Special thanks go to Captains Barry King and Jen Martin who made this magical experience possible.

There will be two more PBIS assemblies this spring. The first will be June 12 at 2:30 p.m. and the final assembly and slide show will be June 20 at 2:15 p.m. Parents are welcome to attend.

The last day of school for this year will be June 21. There will be a field day and school will release at 11:30 a.m.

The first day of school for the 2014/15 school year will be Sept. 2.

Union Farmer’s Market

The Union Farmer’s Market is now open on Fridays from 3 to 6p.m. in the Union Common. Stop by and support our local farmers and enjoy some farm fresh products!

Five Town Field Hockey News

Five Town Field Hockey Clinic will be offered Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the CHRHS field hockey field. The free clinic is for girls entering kindergarten through grade 12 that reside within the five town community. The clinic runs from June 24 through July 31. The clinic is designed to introduce new players to the sport, while challenging the returning players. Each session will include warm ups, stretches, drills, competitions/games and a scrimmage to apply what they have learned. For those who would like to participate, a registration form must be completed. The forms can be found in the main offices of: Lincolnville Central School, Appleton Village School, Hope Elementary School, Camden-Rockport Middle School, and Camden-Rockport Elementary School. For more info please contact Lindsey at

Aldermere Farm Summer Farm Hands Program

Come and work with those cool cows! The "Oreo" ones here at Aldermere Farm. The Farm Hands program runs for six weeks, once a week on Tuesdays (beginners) or Thursdays (advanced) from July 8 through Aug. 14, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. For youth ages 11 through 18 who volunteer to halter train calves and lambs and do some farm chores! An instructor will teach the skills for the participants to be successful at their work. Free program! Contact Program Manager Sarah Post at 236-2739 or for more information.

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