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Things to do – Week of May 2, 2021

Thursday, May 6

SENIOR COMMODITY FOOD DISTRIBUTION – Fort Kent, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Fort Kent Senior Center parking lot, 20 Pine St., by Aroostook Agency on Aging. FMI: 764-3396.

SENIOR COMMODITY FOOD DISTRIBUTION – Van Buren, 1-1:30 p.m., American Legion parking lot, 117 Washington Ave., by Aroostook Agency on Aging. FMI: 764-3396.

ESSENTIALS OF COLLEGE PLANNING – Free online class offered by Maine Educational Opportunity Center, 8:30, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. and 12, 1, 2 and 3 p.m. To register or FMI, call 1 (800) 281-3703 or visit meoc.maine.edu.

Friday, May 7

AA MEETING – Fort Kent, 7 p.m., St. Louis Church, 26 E. Main St.

ESSENTIALS OF COLLEGE PLANNING – Free online class offered by Maine Educational Opportunity Center, 8:30, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. and 12, 1, 2 and 3 p.m. To register or FMI, call 1 (800) 281-3703 or visit meoc.maine.edu.

MAINECARE TOOL KIT – Free Zoom class, 9-10:30 a.m., with Aroostook Agency on Aging and AgingME Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Project. Call 800-439-1789 for a link.

Saturday, May 8

AA MEETING – Madawaska, 9:30 a.m., 309 St. Thomas St. (building next to Catholic Church, rear door).

VIRTUAL GRADUATION CELEBRATION – University of Maine at Fort Kent website, 10 a.m. View at https://www.umfk.edu/commencement/. FMI: Kerri Watson-Blaisdell at 834-7558 or kerri.watson@maine.edu.

Monday, May 10

ESSENTIALS OF COLLEGE PLANNING – Free online class offered by Maine Educational Opportunity Center,  8:30, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. and 12, 1 and 3 p.m. To register or FMI, call 1 (800) 281-3703 or visit meoc.maine.edu.

SJV SENIOR COLLEGE: VIRTUAL KITCHEN PARTY – 7 p.m. televised, with local entertainers. Aired on WFKT channel 8 and WOWL channel 16.

Tuesday, May 11

AA MEETING – Madawaska, 7 p.m., 309 St. Thomas St. (building next to Catholic Church, rear door).

ESSENTIALS OF COLLEGE PLANNING – Free online class offered by Maine Educational Opportunity Center, 8:30, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. and 12, 1 and 3 p.m. To register or FMI, call 1 (800) 281-3703 or visit meoc.maine.edu.

SJV SENIOR COLLEGE – PREPARING A FOREST MANAGEMENT PLAN – 7 p.m. via Zoom, with Vernon Labbe. Register at 834-3536 or 728-3371.

MEDICARE 101 – Free online class hosted by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 10-11:30 a.m. Contact Tara Henderson, Medicare education coordinator, at 764-3396 or 800-439-1789 for more information or to preregister.

Wednesday, May 12

FALLS PREVENTION INFORMATION SESSION – Free online class, 10-11 a.m., hosted by Aroostook Agency on Aging and AgingME Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Project. Call 764-3396 or 1-800-439-1789 FMI or for a link.

MAINE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR WORKPLACE TRAINING – Hazard Communication, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Presque Isle CareerCenter, 66 Spruce St. Registration: 1-877-SAFE 345 (1-877-723-3345) or www.safetyworksmaine.gov.

SAVVY CAREGIVER – Free six-session Zoom class offered by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 6-8 p.m. For family caregivers. Call 764-3396 or 1-800-439-1789 to pre-register and receive a link.

SENIOR MEDICARE PATROL FRAUD AND ABUSE – Free online class, 10-11:30 a.m., hosted by Aroostook Agency on Aging. Contact Tara Henderson, Medicare education coordinator, at 764-3396 or 800-439-1789 FMI or to preregister.

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