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    May 28, 2022

    Maine adult ed launches high school test completion campaign

    The Maine Department of Education’s Office of Adult Education has launched a campaign to encourage adult learners to complete the HiSET, Maine’s high school equivalency test. Those who complete the HiSET are eligible for two years of free community college in Maine, according to a news release from the education office. As part of the […]

  • Published
    May 27, 2022

    Norway center to display ‘Double Vision’ exhibit during June

    “Double Vision,” a show of two artists, Judy Schneider and Judson Pealer, is scheduled to be on display the month of June at the Lajos Matolcsy Art Center, 480 Main St., Norway. The artists are both interested in abstracted imagery. Color is a prime consideration for each of them. Schneider is making monoprints that feed […]

  • Published
    May 27, 2022

    Waterford’s road race, fitness walk, fun run set for Oct. 9

    The 23rd annual Waterford Fall Foliage Road Race, 5K Fitness Walk and One Mile Fun Run is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 9, on the Waterford Common at 37 ME-35, across from Keoka Lake. The 1-mile fun run for ages 12 and younger will start at 11:30 a.m. and is free for all children. The 5K […]

  • Published
    May 27, 2022

    Camden library to host S.E.A. FAIR in Amphitheatre

    Camden Public Library plans to host S.E.A. FAIR in the Amphitheatre on Atlantic Avenue from 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, June 3. The event is presented by the Stewardship Education Alliance (S.E.A.) and sponsored by First National Bank and First National Wealth Management, according to a news release from the library. S.E.A. FAIR is an […]

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    May 27, 2022

    Astronomy center to host summer camp for youth

    ORONO — The Versant Power Astronomy Center plans to host a free summer camp for ages 10 to 14 through What-If Hypothetical Implementations in Minecraft. The National Science Foundation-funded research project and interdisciplinary collaboration is dedicated to attracting young people to science through cutting-edge and impactful informal learning, according to a news release from the […]

  • Published
    May 27, 2022

    Ag department accepting applications to cover costs of organic producers

    Agricultural producers and handlers who are certified organic, along with producers and handlers who are transitioning to organic production, can apply for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Organic and Transitional Education Certification Program and Organic Certification Cost Share Program. The programs help producers and handlers cover the cost of organic certification, along with other related […]

  • Published
    May 26, 2022

    UMF Spring Mainstage Production features online performance of ‘Rogues Gallery’ April 1-3

    The University of Maine at Farmington recently announced the opening of its Spring Mainstage Production, “Rogues’ Gallery” by Oscar, Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright John Patrick Shanley. These live, online performances will be available via Zoom at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 1 and 2 and at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 3. Shanley, wrote […]

  • Published
    May 26, 2022

    Senior college’s Food for Thought program to feature astronaut

    The University of Southern Maine Senior College, 51 Westminster St. in Lewiston, plans to hold a Zoom presentation of its Food for Thought program, featuring astronaut Audrey Powers at 4 p.m. Friday, June 3. Powers is the vice president of Mission and Flight Operations and Training, vehicle maintenance and launch complex infrastructure at Launch Site […]

  • Published
    May 26, 2022

    Auditions for Central Maine Idol to be held in Hallowell

    Auditions for the Central Maine Idols sing-off competition are scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 28 and 29, and Saturday, June 4, at The Quarry Taproom, 125 Water St. in Hallowell. The winner will receive a $10,000 grand prize. Judges for this year’s show are Laura Hudson, Nikki Hunt, Daniel […]

  • Published
    May 25, 2022

    Local students make Southern New Hampshire University dean’s list

    MANCHESTER, N.H. — Southern New Hampshire University has named seven local students to its 2022 winter dean’s list. They are Samantha Porter of Vassalboro, Jordan Hersom-Lilly of Richmond, Justin Drescher of Augusta, Devon Gross of Waterville, John Sullivan of Hallowell, Lindsay Cushman of Monmouth and Courtney Webster of Wilton. Full-time undergraduate students who have earned […]

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