DEXTER SUNRISE KIWANIS
Every year around this time, Kiwanis Clubs all over the world take part in Kiwanis One Day. Clubs undertake projects to benefit their communities. Dexter Sunrise Kiwanis collected food items and on April 5th delivered those items to the Dexter Food Cupboard to be distributed to needy families in the area.

Pictured are Denise Dinsmore, Kiwanis president and Reggie Mossey, a volunteer at the Food Cupboard.
GFWC NEWPORT WOMAN’S CLUB
Five members of the GFWC Newport Woman's Club attended the District #3 meeting held at Jeff's Catering in Brewer on Saturday, April 5th. District #3 high school art was judged and the winners will be entered in the state competition at the GFWC Maine's Spring Convention at the Senator Inn in Augusta on Thursday, May 8th.

Pictured seated from left to right: Nancy Underhill, Mary Kate Cole, and Dee Terrio. Standing: Sharon Wing, and Gerry Richardson.
DEXTER SUNRISE KIWANIS CLUB
Dr. Kathleen Harper, a cardiologist at Mayo Hospital in Dover-Foxcroft was guest speaker at Dexter Sunrise Kiwanis on April 4th. She spoke about the effect of PTSD on heart disease. Pictured with Dr. Harper, on the right, is Angel Quick a member of the Kiwanis Club.
RED HAT SOCIETY SEEKS NEW MEMBERS
Ladies from all walks of life are invited to join the official chapter of the Red Hat Society. Both red and pink hatters welcome. The Red Hat Society is a sisterhood that’s all over the world. If you are 50 years and older you wear a red hat and a purple outfit, if you are under 50 years of age you wear a pink hat and lavender outfit. It is a society for women, they put on events, go out to eat, celebrate holidays, birthdays, play dress-up, and do lots of fun stuff, make friends and lasting friendships, take trips and go to movies and plays, they let the little girl inside come out to play, and have tea parties, but their main purpose is having fun.
If interested or want to know more about the Red Hat Society, call 207-924-3074 and talk to Queen Foxxie. She will meet with you over tea or coffee and answer your questions.
GFWC/DEXTER WOMEN’S LITERARY CLUB
The GFWC/Dexter Women's Literary Club will meet on Tuesday, April 15th at 1:30 PM at the Dexter Town Hall on Main Street in Dexter.
CENTRAL MAINE TRAIL BLAZERS
The rail bed trail from Newport to Dover is closed for mud season due to saturated soils. Depending on the weather, the tentative day for re-opening is Thursday, May 15th.