Appleton Historical Society’s annual auction to raise funds to restore the Meeting House steeple will take place Saturday, September 15, at the Meeting House, 2875 Sennebec Road, Appleton village. A silent auction will run from 5 to 6 p.m., and a live auction from 6:30 until all items have been presented. Food will be available from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The historical society has been working on the building’s restoration for several years and will now concentrate on the steeple.