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PARKMAN NEWS—NOVEMBER 2018 EDITION

  • The Planning Board will meet on Thursday, November 1st at 7:00 p.m. in the library of the Parkman Town Office.

 

  • Don’t forget to FALL BACK and set your clocks back one hour on Sunday, November 4th at 2:00 a.m.

 

  • The General and Referendum Election will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. ​​ Polls will be open at 8:00 a.m. and close at 8:00 p.m. ​​ Voting will take place in the lower level of the Parkman Town Office. ​​ Absentee ballots are available at the Parkman Town Office through 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 1st without a Special Circumstances application. ​​ Please remember that all absentee ballots are due by 8:00 p.m. on Election evening. ​​ The Parkman Town Office will be CLOSED for business on Election Day.

 

  • The Parkman Grange will meet on Tuesday, November 6th at 6:00 p.m. at the Parkman Grange Hall. ​​ All are welcome to attend. ​​ If you would like to help with parties or projects, please contact Sue Manchester at 277-3942.

 

  • The Board of Selectmen will meet on Thursday, November 8th at 6:00 p.m. in the library of the Parkman Town Office.

 

  • There will be a Rabies Clinic on Saturday, November 10th from 10:00 a.m. to Noon at the Cambridge Town Hall. ​​ Area residents are welcome to bring their animals for shots. ​​ The fee for a Rabies vaccination is $15.00. ​​ Persons presenting animals are expected to clean up after their pets, inside and outside the building.

 

  • The Parkman Grange will be holding its annual Hunter’s Supper at the Parkman Grange Hall on Saturday, November 17th from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. ​​ Meal will be by donation to the SAD #4 Santa Project. ​​ The menu includes smothered beef, mashed potatoes, casseroles, veggies, and assorted desserts. ​​ Gun raffle winners will be announced at 6:00 p.m. ​​ 5 Guns in 5 Minutes raffle tickets are still on sale for $10 and available at KC’s Country Store, the Parkman Town Office, Lovell’s Hardware, Herring Brother’s Meat Market, and at the supper.

 

  • As of October 1st, all 2018 unpaid property taxes are accruing interest at 7%.

 

  • The Parkman Town Office will be CLOSED on Monday, November 12th in observance of Veteran’s Day.

 

  • The 2019 dog licenses are now available. ​​ Reminder letters were sent out in October. ​​ If you would like to do your dog license renewal via mail, please remember to enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope so we can send you the new tag. ​​ The fee for a male/female is $11.00, and $6.00 for a spayed or neutered dog. ​​ All dogs must be licensed by January 31, 2019 or a $25.00 state mandated late fee will apply.

 

  • The Parkman Town Office will be CLOSED on Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

 

  • The last day of hunting season for firearms is November 24th. ​​ Muzzleloading season is November 26th through December 8, 2018 and the cost for a muzzleloading license is $14.00. ​​ Don’t forget to join KC’s Country Store Big Buck contest. ​​ The 2018-2019 Hunting Law books are now available at the Parkman Town Office.

 

  • The Parkman Grange will again be doing the SAD #4 Santa project this year, which gives local children a winter coat, boots, and a toy or two. ​​ This project is made possible by the generous support of the community. ​​ An angel tree will be set up at KC’s Country Store. ​​ Donations can be sent to the Parkman Grange, PO Box 114, Guilford, ME ​​ 04443. ​​ If you would like to help with this project, please contact Sue Manchester at 277-3942. ​​ Distribution will be on December 16, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to Noon.

 

  • The 2019 snowmobile registration and stickers are now available. ​​ The fee for a renewal is $46.00, and $47.00 for a new registration. ​​ Non-resident snowmobile registrations are $100.00, non-resident 3-Day is $50.00, and a non-resident 10-Day is $76.00.

  • 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.

 

  • The Transfer Station is open Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to Noon.

 

  • 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.

 

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

 

  • 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.

 

  • 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 for one copy, and $6.00 for any additional copies of the same record requested at the same time.

 

  • One World Community Café serves a healthy lunch every Wednesday at Noon at the Guilford Methodist Church in Guilford. ​​ All are welcome to attend.

 

  • The Unitarian Universalist Church of Sangerville and Dover-Foxcroft Food Cupboard is open the 1st Wednesday and 3rd Wednesday each month from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. ​​ All are welcome. ​​ They are located at 130 Main Street in Sangerville (corner Church Street and Main Street).

 

  • 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. ​​ Happy Thanksgiving to everyone on November 22nd. 😊 ​​