What's Happening This Week

What’s Happening This Week, April 13-19, 2022

Here’s what’s happening this week in the Valley.


Wednesday, April 13

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.

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.

MASS OF THE HOLY OILS: Mass of the Holy Oils with Bishop Robert Deeley at 6:30 p.m. at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 337 St. Thomas St. in Madawaska. FMI go to https://portlanddiocese.org/holy-week-2022.


Friday, April 15

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.


Saturday, April 16

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


Monday, April 18

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. 

Savvy Caregiver – Online 6-8 p.m., also April 25, May 2, 9, 16, and 23, hosted by Aroostook Area Agency on Aging and Healthy Living for ME. The Savvy Caregiver is a 12-hour course delivered in 2-hour sessions over a 6-week period. Curriculum includes a caregiver manual and workbook. It aims to introduce family caregivers to the caregiving role, providing them with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to carry out that role and alerting them to self-care issues. Please call Aroostook Agency on Aging at 207-764-3396/1-800-439-1789 or email info@aroostookaging.org to receive a link to the ZOOM class.


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