March 2017

Woodland Rec. Notes


1.) Women’s volleyball league. April 3, 10, 17, 24 at 6:30 p.m. at the WHS gym.

2.) Grade 2-3 basketball. March 28, April 4, 11, 18 and 25 at 2:30 p.m. at WES gym.

3.) Grade kindergarten to 1 basketball. March 23, 30, April 6 at 2:30 p.m. at WES gym.


Baileyville – Ethel Jean Potter Jarvis, 96, passed away Monday, March 13, 2017 at Passamaquoddy Lodge in St. Andrews, N.B.  Ethel was born in Fredericton Junction, NB on September 4, 1920, daughter of Harry and Maretta (Cunningham) Gillis.

WCCC Celebrates Pi Day with Pie

The staff and faculty of Washington County Community College rallied to create a memorable event on campus with the first annual Pi(e) day. Initially planned to be held on March 14th in honor of the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter, abbreviated as 3.14, the event was postponed to the 15th due to weather. 

FAPCO's 90th Anniversary Celebration Begins Friday, March 31



 FAPCO will begin celebrating our 90th anniversary on the ninetieth day of 2017, Friday, March 31,  with an open house. All eight of our offices will be hosting open houses throughout the day with raffle item(s) and giveaways for those who stop by to visit.  Also, there will be coffee and donuts among the various refreshments. 

Historical Society 1935

Photo: A week later Calais’ famous Opera House suffered the same fate. Again the firemen were compelled to try to save the surrounding buildings. The Advertiser reports “It became apparent that to prevent a general conflagration that the firemen must concentrate on nearby buildings.

Hungry for Health 2016 Raises Over $6,100 For Substance Prevention


Healthy Acadia would like to thank our incredible partners and community members for their support of Hungry for Health 2016.  The campaign raised more than $6,122.20* to support substance misuse prevention, education, and treatment programming across Hancock and Washington counties.