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The Farmers and Artisans Market at Steep Falls Library will open for the season, Saturday, May 27.

Armed Forces Day
festivities planned

Standish American Legion Post 128 will celebrate Armed Forces Day from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, May 20, with live entertainment, games for kids and adults, food, military displays, public safety displays and commercial displays. The event will be held at 40 Kiwanis Beach Road, Standish. The formal program will start at noon. For more information, call 642-5583.

Two plant sales

The Wildridge Garden Club will hold its annual plant sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 20, at Standish Town Hall. Perennials, herbs, annuals, baked goods and crafts will be sold. The rain date is Sunday, May 21.

Also on Saturday, May 20, the Friends of the Steep Falls Library will hold its plant sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the library. Annuals, perennials, vegetables, hangers and more will be available. Donations are welcome can be dropped off at the library.

Story hour vacation

The last story hour of the season at Standish Village Library will be held on Tuesday May 23, from 10-11 a.m.

The Summer Reading Program will begin Tuesday, July 11, at 10 a.m.

Farmers market resumes

The Farmers and Artisans Market at Steep Falls Library will open for the season, Saturday, May 27.

Produce, baked goods, honey, jams, pickles, seedlings, jewelry, pottery, crafts, and more will be available at the market, held from 9 a.m. to noon.

There is room for a few new vendors this year. If interested, call 899-8738.

‘Walk for the Library’

The Friends of the Steep Falls Library is sponsoring “Walk for the Library” on Saturday, June 24. Proceeds from the walk will benefit the library’s Accessibility Ramp Project.

The walk of about three miles will begin at 1 p.m. at Steep Falls Village Park, follow the railroad tracks and head to the Saco River. It is open to all ages and will be held rain or shine. Preregistration is encouraged; register at the library or at www.standishrec.com by June 1 for $12 and get a T-shirt. Check-in and registration the day of the event will begin at 12:30 p.m.

The Farmers and Artisans Market at Steep Falls Library will open for the season, Saturday, May 27.