News of Neighbors



“Ladies Night Out” for Nancy Hardison of Eastbrook, Judy Hellum, Joannie Jodrey, Monica Jodrey, Norma Hardison and Ellen Hardison, all of Waltham, and Kathy Cobb of Osborn took place Friday night at the Surry Elementary dinner theater. They were treated to fine dining and a musical of back in the ’60s during the “flowers, love and peace” era. The cast was great “hippies” and provided a delightful evening.

The Waltham Sunday School will open on April 19 at 9 a.m. at the Stetson Schoolhouse next door to the Waltham town office. Children starting at the age of 3 (as of April 19) and up are invited to join.

The Fire Department is looking for new recipes for the new town cookbook. Recipes can be e-mailed to [email protected], dropped off at Porky Sue’s or contributors can contact Ellen Beauchaine, Debora Jordan or Kim Jordan. You can pre-order the $10 cookbook by going to the e-mail above or contacting one of the people above. Recipes are due by May 20.

On Thursday, April 16, at 6 p.m., grades two and three will present Cynthia Rylant’s wonderful story about being a family, “The Relatives Came,” at Cave Hill School. All are invited to attend.

The Annual Jolly Junior-sponsored Roadside Clean-Up will be held on Earth Day, April 22. Community members are invited to help the club by meeting at Gregg and Brenda Jordan’s home at 4. We’ll head out to clean up the town and head back to the Jordans’ for a cookout. For more information, please contact Brenda at 584-5661.

The Jolly Juniors secondhand third-graders would like to thank Eastbrook Variety, Eastbrook Baptist Church, Porky Sue’s and all of the residents who helped with their food drive. A total number of items collected will be in next week’s edition.

Congratulations to Peter and Emily Jordan on the birth of their daughter, Karamia Martha, born on April 9, weighing 8 pounds 12 ounces and measuring 20½ inches long. Proud grandparents are Paul and Verna Jordan and Tim and Louise Dickens!

Nicole Ouellette

Nicole Ouellette

When Nicole isn't giving advice she's completely unqualified to give, she runs an Internet marketing company in Bar Harbor, where she lives with her husband Derrick and their short dog Gidget. She loves young adult novels, cooking and talking French to anyone who'll talk back. [email protected]