St. John Valley

Things to Do – Week of Aug. 1-6, 2020

Editor’s note: The events calendar returns after a long hiatus due to the pandemic. All previously listed events from months or years past have been discontinued, so please email us at with your nonprofit event information.  


VIRTUAL TOUR DE LA VALLEE – Aug. 1-16, to benefit the Edgar J. Paradis Cancer Fund. Bikers, runners, walkers and motorcyclists can collect pledges and choose a distance to complete. FMI:


WEBINAR: ALL-SEASON GARDENING – Online, 12-1 p.m., from UMaine Cooperative Extension. Registration required; $5 donation is optional. FMI:


FOOD PRESERVATION WEBINAR – Online, 2-2:45 p.m., from UMaine Cooperative Extension. Topics include canning and freezing. Free; $5 donation per session optional Registration required. Visit


ANNUAL GARAGE SALE – Fort Kent, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., St. Louis Church. All items must be new, like new, or clean and gently used. Not accepted: clothing, bedding, footwear, mattresses, electronics, toilets, sinks, tires. FMI: 834-5656.

SENIOR COMMODITY FOOD DISTRIBUTION – Van Buren, 1-1:30 p.m., American Legion, 117 Washington Ave. FMI: Aroostook Agency on Aging, 764-3396.

SENIOR COMMODITY FOOD DISTRIBUTION – Fort Kent Senior Center, 10-10:30 a.m., 20 Pine St. FMI: Aroostook Agency on Aging, 764-3396.

LIVESTOCK NUTRITION WEBINARS – Online, 6-8 p.m., from UMaine Cooperative Extension. Nutrition for cattle, pigs, poultry, etc. Free; registration required. Visit

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