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Things to do – Week of October 20, 2021

Wednesday, Oct. 20

LINE DANCING WITH THE HARVEYS – Fort Kent Senior Center, 6-8 p.m., with Warren and Joan. Offered by SJV Senior College. FMI: 834-3536 or 728-3371 or register at www.sjvsc.org.

THE GATHERING PLACE – Online, 10-11 a.m., hosted by Aroostook Agency on Aging and AgingME. Safe space for those with chronic health conditions or memory loss to interact with others. FMI: 764-3396/1-800-439-1789 or email info@aroostookaging.org.

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP – Online, 12-1 p.m., hosted by Aroostook Agency on Aging. Share feelings, make friends and learn from others traveling a similar path. FMI: Call 764-3396, 1-800-439-1789 or email info@aroostookaging.org.

Thursday, Oct. 21

BINGOCIZE – Online, 9:30-10:30 a.m., hosted by Aroostook Agency on Aging, Healthy Living for ME and AgingME. Combines bingo with moderate exercise. For anyone 55-plus. FMI or to register, call Jane Hanson, 764-3396 or 1-800-439-1789, or visit healthylivingforme.org.

Friday, Oct. 22

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

BIBLE STUDY – Frenchville, 6:30 p.m., home of Nancy Dellagrotta. Bible study on original Christianity. FMI: 543-6619.

TAI CHI FOR BETTER HEALTH AND BALANCE –Fort Kent Senior Center, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Mondays and Fridays through Nov. 19. Hosted by Aroostook Agency on Aging and Healthy Living for ME. Instructor: Ben Paradis. Fee: $20. FMI: Jane Hanson, 764-3396 or 1-800-439-1789, or visit www.healthylivingforme.org.

Saturday, Oct. 23

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

ANNUAL COAT DRIVE AND DISTRIBUTION – Madawaska, 1-4 p.m., downstairs at 353 Main St., hosted by Thomas O. Cyr American Legion Auxiliary Unit 147. FMI: Diane, 728-3972. For anyone who needs a coat for winter, or has a gently used one to donate.

CHICKEN STEW AND PLOYES – Portage Lake Town Hall, 4 p.m., sponsored by Portage ATV Club. $8/person, $5/children under 12.

Sunday, Oct. 24

ANNUAL COAT DRIVE AND DISTRIBUTION – Madawaska, 1-4 p.m., downstairs at 353 Main St., hosted by Thomas O. Cyr American Legion Auxiliary Unit 147. FMI: Diane, 728-3972. For anyone who needs a coat for winter, or has a gently used one to donate.

KITCHEN PARTY – Grand Isle Community Center gym, 1-3 p.m.  Wear mask if preferred. Room for distancing. All are welcome.  Free admission.  Free snacks and refreshments.  Donations greatly appreciated. Fun and entertainment with local talent.  Sponsored by the Greater Grand Isle Historical Society.  FMI call Gerald at 895-6949.

Monday, Oct. 25

K OF C BINGO – Fort Kent, 6-9 p.m. at K of C Hall, 372 Frenchville Rd. Masks will be required. Members of the same family living together can sit next to each other. All others need to follow the 6 foot distance. 

TAI CHI FOR BETTER HEALTH AND BALANCE –Fort Kent Senior Center, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Mondays and Fridays through Nov. 19. Hosted by Aroostook Agency on Aging and Healthy Living for ME. Instructor: Ben Paradis. Fee: $20. FMI: Jane Hanson, 764-3396 or 1-800-439-1789, or visit www.healthylivingforme.org.

Tuesday, Oct. 26

OVERVIEW OF COUNTY GOVERNMENT – SJV Senior College class with Ryan D. Pelletier, 7 p.m. Live Zoom class. Call 834-3536 or 728-3371 or register at www.sjvsc.org.

Please submit “Things To Do” items to lpelletier@sjvalley-times.com. Thank you.

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