Buxton Notes


Dorcas Fest set

The annual Dorcas Fest on Saturday, Aug. 4, sponsored by the Dorcas Society of Hollis and Buxton, will feature fun and fireworks at Tory Hill, at the intersection of routes 202 and 112.

Highlights include an artisan and craft fair from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on the lawn at Tory Hill Meetinghouse; a car show, 9 a.m.; and the Mallett Brothers Band, gates open at 4:30 p.m., concert at 6 p.m., at the Brewster Mansion; and fireworks at dusk.

The car show is free. Concert tickets are available at eventbrite.com and at the door, $20.

USM dean’s list

Several Buxton students were named to the Dean’s List for the spring semester at the University of Southern Maine.

They are: Kirsten Said, Jeffrey Linscott, Benjamin Cornwall, Jacinda Volpe, Emily Boyd, Victoria Durgin, Zachary Wildes, Abigail Hayes, Ethan Morin, Garrett Swett, Alex Deering and Albert Dusseault.