Saturday, March 8, 2014
WATERVILLE — The Maine Poetry Express event is returning to Waterville, Mid-Maine poets of all ages are invited to submit their original poems to Maine Poetry Express Waterville, from 6 to 7 p.m., Thursday, April 29, at Hathaway Creative Center, 10 Water St. Division categories are grades 3-5, grades 6-8, grades 9-12, college, and adult. The deadline for the submission of poems is 7 p.m.,Wednesday, April 9. Three poets from each division will have poems selected by a blind review of independent judges to ensure fair and consistent selection.
WATERVILLE — Waterville Senior High School recently announced the following student were inadvertently left off its second quarter honor roll list.
PITTSFIELD — Eric Krug and former inmate Chris Sandy share their stories of drunk driving from two very different points of view: the victim and the offender. With a focus on positive communication and decision-making, this forum is specifically tailored to youth. Enduring Regret: Victim and Offender will be presented at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, at the First Universalist Church. The forum is free and open to all. Donations are welcome.
SKOWHEGAN — The friends and family of Debbie White will host a public spaghetti supper and luck of the draw raffle from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, March 15, at Poulin Turner Hall, U.S. Route 201. White, who a cook at Cedar Ridge Center, has been diagnosed with terminal cancer. Proceeds from this event will be donated to her family to provide financial assistance during this difficult time. Cost is $7 for adults, or $10 for two adults. Tickets can be purchased 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday at Cedar Ridge Center or call Lana Caswell at 634-0046.
FARMINGTON — In a joint effort, the Maine CareerCenter and the University of Maine at Farmington, are seeking employers or resource vendors to participate at the Western Maine Community Job and Resource Fair. The event is set for 9 a.m.-noon Thursday, May 22, at the Fitness and Recreation Center at UMF, 152 Quebec St.
SKOWHEGAN — Kindergarten registration is set 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, April 28 and 29; and for 8:30-11 a.m. Wednesday, April 30, at North Elementary School, 33 Jewett St.
WATERVILLE — The Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for its annual college scholarship, the Joseph B. Ezhaya Memorial Scholarship. Eligible seniors attending high school in Mid-Maine Chamber’s membership region are encouraged to apply by April 25.
FAIRFIELD — Mary Yurlina and Kate Newkirk, of MOFGA Certification Services, LLC, will present What is Organic from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, at Kennebec Valley Community College, Frye Conference Room, lower level Frye Hall, 92 Western Ave.