Living Well with Chronic Pain

SeniorsPlus 8 Falcon RoadLewiston,

This class is designed for people who have a diagnosis of chronic pain, offering strategies for dealing with their symptoms. Topics include: techniques to deal with frustration, fatigue, isolation, and poor sleep, appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength, appropriate use of medications, communicating effectively with family, friends, and health professionals, nutrition, pacing activity and rest, and how to evaluate new treatments.

Free

Better Health Now with Diabetes

SeniorsPlus 8 Falcon RoadLewiston,

Better Health with Diabetes is a free mail order toolkit for those who have or are at risk of diabetes and/or their caregivers. Participants must pre-register to receive their toolkit workshop materials and work with a certified leader via telephone or ZOOM at predetermined times either by yourself or in small groups. This process allows the participant all of the educational benefits of the Living Well with Diabetes workshop and equips them with tools to effectively manage their ongoing condition(s), all while maintaining social distancing from their home.

Free

NEW PORTLAND COMMUNITY LIBRARY’S CHINESE AUCTION

For immediate release: NEW PORTLAND COMMUNITY LIBRARY’S CHINESE AUCTION NEW PORTLAND – The generous folks at Happy Horseshoe Campground are once again hosting the Library’s annual Chinese Auction on May 28th from 10am – 11am at 1100 Long Falls Dam Road.  There will be a variety of great items to take a chance on like a $100 gift card to Hammond Lumber Company, gift baskets valued at $250 from Foothills Chiropractor, gift certificates to Anni’s Market, Our Village Market and more.  There will also be gently used items that have been donated. Tickets may be purchased starting at 10:00am and winners

Plant and All Things Garden Related Sale

It's that time of year when our thoughts turn to gardening. Come see what three sisters have dug from their beautiful gardens and what they unearthed from years of collecting garden-related items. Lots of good deals!

Free

James D. Nutt Celebration of Life

The family of James Nutt extends an invitation to join them in a Celebration of Life gathering. Jim, a former resident of Jay, Maine, passed away January 25,2022 in Fayetteville, Ohio. The Celebration event will held at the VFW Hall, 64 Jewell Street, Jay, Maine, Saturday, May 28, 4-8 p.m. A buffet table and cash bar will be available. There will be no specific ceremony so feel free to come and pay your respects when you can. His family looks forward to seeing many of his friends and family. There will be a memory book to share your thoughts and

Parent’s Forum: The Hidden Agenda. What does Lack of Transparency in Public Schools Cost Us?

Farmington Community Center 127 Middle Street, Farmington, ME

Presentations by former Board of Education appointee, Heidi Sampson.  Homeschooling perspective by Co-Op manager, Liz Caruso.  Concerned Parents can question the Expert Panel in a Town-Hall style event.  Farmington Community Center, 127 Middle Street, Farmington, ME.  Call 207-491-5905 for more details.  (not a town-sponsored event)  Friday June 3rd, 6-8 pm.

Free

Tours & Special Exhibit at Maine’s Paper & Heritage Museum

Maine's Paper & Heritage Museum 22 Church Street, Livermore Falls, ME

Maine's Paper & Heritage Museum will be open for tours and a HUGE garage sale, Saturday June 4, 2022 9am to 3pm. There will be a special museum exhibit of memorabilia from the Livermore Falls High School Class of 1967! Lunch of barbecued hamburgers, hot dogs and dessert from noon to 1 pm.  Event is by donation. Maine's Paper & Heritage Museum is a non-profit, volunteer organization. All donations go toward museum repairs and operating costs. Tours available anytime by appointment. Visit our website www.papermuseumofmaine.org for more information!

Free

Hiring Event Job Fair!

UMF - Learning Center Parking Lot 252 Main Street., Farmington, ME

Outside Hiring Event, Learning Center Parking Lot, UMF, Farmington June 8, 2022 Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Location: Learning Center Parking Lot, UMF, Farmington, ME 04938 Sponsored By: Wilton CareerCenter, University of Maine, Farmington   Outside Hiring Event, Learning Center Parking Lot, UMF, Farmington | 10 am to Noon The following employers will be at this event: CMCC Community Concepts General Dynamics/BIW Industrial Roofing Company Living Innovations ND Paper Promise Early Education Center Somerset County Sheriff Sugarloaf US Border Patrol Come join us in Farmington on Wednesday, 8 June, 2022 from 10:00 am to Noon for an Outside Hiring

Hiring Event

UMF - Learning Center Parking Lot 252 Main Street., Farmington, ME

Maine CareerCenters in collaboration with the University of Maine, Farmington will be hosting a Hiring Event on Wednesday, June 8th from 10:00am-Noon in the Learning Center Parking Lot, 270 Main Street, UMaine, Farmington.  The event is opened to the public and will be held rain or shine.  Please join us!

Free

Free ‘Bloomsday’ events in Farmington

June 16th, 1904 marks the day when James Joyce's novel Ulysses takes place. This day is now celebrated the world over as "Bloomsday" after the title character, fictional Leopold Bloom.

Chesterville Children’s Festival – Juggler Michael Menes

Chesterville Center Union Meeting House 3 Borough RoadChesterville,

World class juggler and physical comedian Michael Menes to perform at Chesterville Center Union Meeting House at 6:30 p.m. with 4:00 pm kid-friendly juggling workshop and cookout before the show. Donations recommended $5 individual, $10 family to support the Meeting House. The Meeting House is located at 3 Borough Road; Chesterville, ME.

Chesterville Children’s Festival – Mask and Mime Artist Michael Cooper

Chesterville Center Union Meeting House 3 Borough RoadChesterville,

World renowned performer Michael Cooper brings unique combination of theatre, mime, and hand-crafted masks to the stage at 6:30 p.m. preceded by a fun-for-all-ages mask making workshop and cookout at 4:00 pm.  Donations recommended $5 individual, $10 family to support the Meeting House. The Meeting House is located at 3 Borough Road; Chesterville, ME.