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What’s Happening in the Caribou area – October 7 – 13, 2020

Editor’s note: The events calendar has returned. All events listed before the pandemic have been purged, so please email us at story@thecounty.me with your nonprofit event information.  

Wednesday Oct. 7

CARIBOU: The County Market, 5-7:30 p.m., 236 Van Buren Road (Haney’s). Free. County-made and County-grown products.

CARIBOU: Coping with Anger, 11 a.m., facilitated by Roads to Recovery Community Center, 1 Water St. FMI: 493-1278.

CARIBOU: Recovery Aroostook, 6:30 p.m., facilitated by Roads to Recovery Community Center, 1 Water St. FMI: 493-1278.

FORT FAIRFIELD: Senior commodity food distribution by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 2-2:30 p.m. at St. Denis Catholic Church parking lot. FMI: 764-3396.

ONLINE: Senior Medicare Patrol Fraud and Abuse, online class by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 2-3 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays through Nov. 18. FMI: 764-3396.

Thursday, Oct. 8

CARIBOU: NA meeting, Roads to Recovery Community Center, 1 Water St., 11 a.m. FMI: Elamoreau@AMHC.org, rspencer@AMHC.org or kjalbert@AMHC.org.

VAN BUREN: Senior commodity food distribution by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 1-1:30 p.m. at American Legion, 117 Washington Ave. FMI: 764-3396.

ZOOM: Virtual Tai Chi – Zoom class by Aroostook Agency on Aging. Slow exercise for every level. 6-7 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays through Nov. 12. FMI or to register: 764-3396.

Saturday, Oct. 10

CARIBOU: Families Anonymous, 11 a.m. NA meeting, 7 p.m. Roads to Recovery Community Center, 1 Water St. FMI: Elamoreau@AMHC.org, rspencer@AMHC.org or kjalbert@AMHC.org.

CARIBOU: “Scout-Me-In” recruiting time for prospective Boy Scouts and families, 9 a.m.-12 noon, at Caribou Rec Dept. parking lot. Drive-thru format will offer information about local Scout troops and allow candidates to fill out applications. For boys and girls from kindergarten through high school. 

Sunday, Oct. 11

CARIBOU: AA meeting, via Zoom, 6 p.m.  Call the Roads to Recovery Community Center for details: 493-1278.

Monday, Oct. 12

CARIBOU: Probation and Recovery meeting, Roads to Recovery Community Center, 1 Water St., 6 p.m. FMI: Elamoreau@AMHC.org, rspencer@AMHC.org or kjalbert@AMHC.org.

ZOOM: Living Well for Better Health – Zoom class by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 9-11 a.m. Mondays through Oct. 26.FMI or to register: 764-3396.

ONLINE: Senior Medicare Patrol Fraud and Abuse, online class by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 2-3 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays through Nov. 18. FMI: 764-3396.

Tuesday, Oct. 13

ZOOM: Dealing with Chronic Pain – Zoom class by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 20. FMI or to register: 764-3396.

ZOOM: Virtual Tai Chi – Zoom class by Aroostook Agency on Aging. Slow exercise for every level. 6-7 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays through Nov. 12. FMI or to register: 764-3396.

ZOOM: Diabetes Management – Zoom class by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 1-3 p.m., Tuesdays through Oct. 20. FMI or to register: 764-3396.

ONLINE: Food preservation webinar, 2-2:45 p.m., with UMaine Cooperative Extension. Topic: Storing grains/repackaging bulk items. Registration required. Visit https://extension.umaine.edu/food-health/food-preservation/food-preservation-webinar-series/. $5 donation/session optional.

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