Things to Do – Week of Aug. 1-6, 2020 – fiddleheadfocus.com

Things to Do – Week of Aug. 1-6, 2020  fiddleheadfocus.com

Contributed • July 29, 2020

SATURDAY, AUG. 1 VIRTUAL TOUR DE LA VALLEE – Aug. 1-16, to benefit the Edgar J. Paradis Cancer Fund. Bikers, runners, walkers and motorcyclists can collect pledges and choose a distance to complete. FMI: http://paradiscancerfund.org/tour-de-la-vallee.html.

Editor’s note: The events calendar returns after a long hiatus due to the pandemic. All previously listed events from months or years past have been discontinued, so please email us at story@thecounty.me with your nonprofit event information.  

SATURDAY, AUG. 1

VIRTUAL TOUR DE LA VALLEE – Aug. 1-16, to benefit the Edgar J. Paradis Cancer Fund. Bikers, runners, walkers and motorcyclists can collect pledges and choose a distance to complete. FMI: http://paradiscancerfund.org/tour-de-la-vallee.html.

MONDAY, AUG. 3

WEBINAR: ALL-SEASON GARDENING – Online, 12-1 p.m., from UMaine Cooperative Extension. Registration required; $5 donation is optional. FMI: extension.umaine.edu/gardening/webinar-series.

TUESDAY, AUG. 4

FOOD PRESERVATION WEBINAR – Online, 2-2:45 p.m., from UMaine Cooperative Extension. Topics include canning and freezing. Free; $5 donation per session optional Registration required. Visit extension.umaine.edu/food-health/food-preservation/food-preservation-webinar-series/.

THURSDAY, AUG. 6

ANNUAL GARAGE SALE – Fort Kent, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., St. Louis Church. All items must be new, like new, or clean and gently used. Not accepted: clothing, bedding, footwear, mattresses, electronics, toilets, sinks, tires. FMI: 834-5656.

SENIOR COMMODITY FOOD DISTRIBUTION – Van Buren, 1-1:30 p.m., American Legion, 117 Washington Ave. FMI: Aroostook Agency on Aging, 764-3396.

SENIOR COMMODITY FOOD DISTRIBUTION – Fort Kent Senior Center, 10-10:30 a.m., 20 Pine St. FMI: Aroostook Agency on Aging, 764-3396.

LIVESTOCK NUTRITION WEBINARS – Online, 6-8 p.m., from UMaine Cooperative Extension. Nutrition for cattle, pigs, poultry, etc. Free; registration required. Visit extension.umaine.edu/cumberland/agriculture/livestock-nutrition-webinar-series-august-2020/.

Please submit “Things To Do” items to lpelletier@sjvalley-times.com. Thank you.

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