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PARKMAN NEWS—JULY 2018 EDITION

  • The Parkman Town Office will be CLOSED Monday, July 2nd through Friday, July 6, 2018.

 

  • The Parkman Prowlers will meet on Tuesday, July 3rd at 6:00 p.m. in the lower level of the Parkman Town Office.

 

  • The Transfer Station will be CLOSED on Wednesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day. ​​ The Transfer Station will be OPEN on Thursday, July 5th from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. ​​ The Transfer Station is also open every Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to Noon.

 

  • One World Community Café with be having their Opening Day on Wednesday, July 4th at the Guilford Methodist Church in Guilford from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. ​​ A healthy lunch will be served at Noon. ​​ All are welcome to attend. ​​ This will continue every Wednesday at the same time and location.

 

  • The Planning Board will meet on Thursday, July 5th at 7:00 p.m. in the library of the Parkman Town Office.

 

  • The Parkman Grange will meet on Tuesday, July 10th at 6:00 p.m. at the Parkman Grange Hall. ​​ All are welcome to attend.

 

  • The 2018 tax bills will be mailed on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. ​​ There will be a 2% discount on tax bills paid in full within 30 days of postmark (August 10, 2018). ​​ Interest of 7% will begin accruing October 1, 2018.

 

  • Time Lab Summer Bible Club will meet on Thursday, July 12 and Thursday, July 19th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Parkman Baptist Church. ​​ It is for kids ages 5 to 12 featuring music, drama, crafts, outdoor games, snacks, prizes, and Bible Stories. ​​ This is a free program open to all children in the community. ​​ Younger children may attend if accompanied by an adult. ​​ You can call 717-5929 for more information.

 

  • The American Red Cross will be holding a Blood Drive on Saturday, July 21st from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the lower level of the Parkman Town Office.

 

  • The Board of Selectmen will meet on Thursday, July 26th at 6:00 p.m. in the library of the Parkman Town Office.

 

 

  • ATV registrations expire on June 30, 2018. ​​ If this is a renewal and you can’t make it in during business hours, it can be done by mail by sending a check made payable to Town of Parkman for $34.00 for Maine residents and $69.00 for non-residents. ​​ Please remember to include a self-addressed stamped envelope. ​​ The address for the Town of Parkman is 771 State Hwy 150, Parkman, Maine ​​ 04443. ​​ If you are registering your ATV for the first time, please bring in a bill of sale or proof of sales tax from a dealer. ​​ ATV’s DO NOT require a title.

 

  • Boat registrations DO NOT require a title. ​​ If you are registering a boat for the first time, please bring in a bill of sale or proof of sales tax from a dealer at time of registration. ​​ Registration fee is based on length of boat and horsepower.

 

  • Building permits are available at the Parkman Town Office and online at www.parkmanmaine.com. ​​ 

 

  • Fire permits can be obtained at KC’s Country Store from Pam Sukis: 876-4111, and from Danny White at 85 Crow Hill Road: 876-2681.

 

  • The Parkman Grange Hall is available for rent for your special event or function. ​​ Please contact Don Pepin at 343-0274 for more information.

 

  • If you need a certified copy of a birth, death, or marriage certificate, please call ahead to the Parkman Town Office at 876-3730. ​​ The fee is $15.00 for one copy, and $6.00 for any additional copies of the same record requested at the same time.

 

  • Sonia Sanborn is the Animal Control Officer for the Town of Parkman. ​​ She can be reached at 876-3000 (h) or 343-0455 (c). ​​ Sonia deals with domestic animals only, for wildlife issues please contact a Game Warden.

 

  • The Parkman Baptist Church holds worship services every Sunday morning at 10:00 a.m. ​​ All are welcome to attend.

 

  • 5 Guns in 5 Minutes Gun Raffle Tickets are now available at KC’s Country Store, Herring Brothers, Lovell Hardware, the Parkman Town Office, and Mountain Sporting Goods in Dover-Foxcroft which has guns on display. ​​ Tickets are $10.00.

 

  • White’s Family Redemption is open Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ​​ They are located at 85 Crow Hill Road. ​​ 876-2681.

 

  • Proof of insurance is required to register vehicles. ​​ The Town Office accepts electronic proof of insurance or you can have your insurance agent fax proof to 876-9704.

 

  • Attention Musicians: Open jam every Sunday outside at the Red Maple in Guilford from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. weather permitting. ​​ Bring your instruments, bring your voice, or just come have fun and listen. ​​ Any questions please call 277-3540.

 

  • The Town of Parkman is looking for people to join the Cemetery Committee. ​​ If you are interested there is a sign-up sheet in the Parkman Town Office or call the office at 876-3730.

 

  • The fee for a marriage license is $40.00. ​​ Marriage applications are valid 90 days from issue. ​​ Both the bride and groom must sign the application in the presence of a clerk at the Parkman Town Office. ​​ If this isn’t your first marriage, please bring a copy of your divorce decree or death certificate when completing the application. ​​ Please note that you must call the Parkman Town Office at 876-3730 to schedule an appointment to obtain your marriage license.

  • The Parkman Town Office is open Monday and Friday 9 am to 5 pm, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 9 am to 1 pm. ​​ The phone number is 876-3730, fax is 876-9704, email is townofparkman@yahoo.com, and website is www.parkmanmaine.com. ​​