The Friends of the Dover Public library will be holding a new version of the annual fall book sale this year. It will take place over the course of one weekend only. On Friday, October 29 and Saturday, October 30 from 9am—5pm, and Sunday, October 31 from 1pm—5pm. On Monday, November 1, all remaining books will be free. After Monday, the books will be GONE. Payment is by cash or check only.
Drive-thru Turkey Supper To Go at First Parish Federated Church, South Berwick on Saturday, October 16th from 4:30-6pm. 150 Main Street, South Berwick. $10 per dinner – cash or local check only.
The Seacoast Rotary Turkey Trot 5k runs on November 25th starting at Strawberry Banke. Register at www.seacoastrotary.org. Like us on Facebook. This year’s race beneficiaries: Connors Climb Foundation and the seacoast Repertory Theater.
Plant material needed to rejuvenate garden beds at The Joe Parks Riverwalk Public Gardens. We’re looking for some specific plants. Email Fischerelizabeth17@gmail.com or call 603-817-1843. For the list of plants we’d like donated.
Woodman Museum seeking volunteers – actors, tour guides, ticket takers for the Woodman Museum Annual “Voices from the Cemetery” event October 23 & 24 10am-4pm at Pine Hill Cemetery Dover. Seeking adults to help with this fun community event. To sign up or for more info email email@example.com or call the Museum 603-742-1038 Wednesday- Sundays.
Fall Open House at Four Corners Antique Store on October 16th and 17th. Buy 1 item get the 2nd at 50% off. Homemade Goodies and Fresh Local Apple Cider served. Located at 204 Estes Rd, Rochester.
Dover’s 400th Anniversary committee hosts a Family Fun Day on Saturday, October 9th from 11am to 4pm at Tendercrop Farm at the Red Barn on Dover Point Road in Dover. The free event will run outdoors from 11:00am to 4:00pm and will include a pumpkin carving contest, corn hole competition, corn mazes, food trucks, beer and wine garden, and games.
Old Berwick Historical Society presents Surveying Salmon Falls: Exploring the Village and Culture Through its Built Environment an online lecture on Thursday, September 23, at 7:30pm. Participants can register at www.oldberwick.org. Admission is free to members, with a $5 suggested donation for non-members. The lecture is open to the public.
13th Annual Apple Harvest Day on Saturday, October 2nd from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. all over Downtown Dover and Henry Law Park. Free admission. A day-long family event, featuring more than 200 crafters and vendors, great food, live entertainment, kids activities, a 5k road race, and more. The event was first held in 1985 and now draws more than 50,000 people to downtown Dover, making it one of the most popular regional fall festivals.
Cocheco Quilt Guild Annual Quilt show on Saturday, October 16th and Sunday October 17th, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the James W. Foley Community Center, 130 Wakefield Street, Rochester. Something for everyone – vendors, penny sale, a quilt appraiser, gift boutique, luncheon, and over 200 plus awesome quilts for viewing