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What’s Happening in the Houlton area – Week of September 8, 2021

Wednesday, Sept. 8

HOULTON: Putnam House Senior Center, open 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

ONLINE: Gathering Place, sponsored by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 10-11 a.m. Safe virtual space for those with chronic memory loss or health conditions to engage in fun activities. FMI: 764-3396 or 1-800-439-1789 or email info@aroostookaging.org.

ONLINE: Savvy Caregiver, 12-1 p.m., hosted by Aroostook Area Agency on Aging and Healthy Living for ME. Introduces family to the caregiving role. FMI: 764-3396 or 1-800-439-1789 or email info@aroostookaging.org.

Thursday, Sept. 9

HOULTON: AA meeting, 7:30 p.m. at 1st Baptist Church, 46 Court St.

ONLINE: Bingocize, free online class combining bingo and moderate exercise, 10-11 a.m. Sponsored by Aroostook Agency on Aging, Healthy Living for ME and Aging ME. Individuals over 55 can register at 764-3396 or 1-800-439-1789 for a link.

Friday, Sept. 10

HOULTON: National 40 Days for Life signup day, 6 a.m.-6 p.m. at the Boy and the Boot Park, corner of Military and Burleigh streets. There will be signup forms for vigil hours for the fall campaign in Houlton, Sept. 22-Oct. 10. Book giveaway and prayer to end abortion. Parking at Old County Yankee Grocer. 

HOULTON: Putnam House Senior Center, open 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 12

HOULTON: AA meeting, 6 p.m. at Aroostook Recovery Center of Hope and via Zoom. FMI: 207-254-2213, cputnam@amhc.org, sholton@amhc.org.

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

Monday, Sept. 13

HOULTON: Putnam House Senior Center, open 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 14

HOULTON: AA meeting, 7:30-9 p.m. Tuesdays at First Baptist Church, 46 Court St. FMI: Mike, 889-0910.

PRESQUE ISLE: How to Conduct a Personal Protective Equipment Assessment, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., offered by the Maine Department of Labor at the Presque Isle CareerCenter, 66 Spruce St. FMI: 1-877-SAFE 345 (1-877-723-3345) or www.safetyworksmaine.gov.

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