What’s Happening in the Presque Isle area – Week of September 8, 2021
Wednesday, Sept. 8
FORT FAIRFIELD: Farmers Market, 2-6 p.m., 284 Main St.
FORT FAIRFIELD: Senior commodity food distribution by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 2-2:30 p.m. at St. Denis Church parking lot, 143 Main St. FMI: 764-3396.
MARS HILL: Senior commodity food distribution by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 12:30-1 p.m. at the old school parking lot, 10 ACI St. FMI: 764-3396.
PORTAGE LAKE: Pickleball, 6 p.m. at the courts behind the town hall. Weather permitting. all levels/skills welcome. No signup; just show up.
PRESQUE ISLE: Naming ceremony at Wintergreen Arts Center, 6 p.m., to celebrate the center’s supporters.
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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, Sept. 9
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
PRESQUE ISLE: AA women’s meeting, Zoom only, 12 noon. ID 345 432 023, pw on request: 1-207-774-4335.
PRESQUE ISLE: AA meeting, Women’s Freedom Group, 4:30 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 52 Second St.
Saturday, Sept. 11
PRESQUE ISLE: Farmers market at Riverside Park Pavilion, 8:30-1 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 12
PRESQUE ISLE: AA meeting, Wolfpak Group, 6 p.m. at Micmac Admin Building, 7 Northern Rd.
ONLINE: AA meeting, via Zoom, 6 p.m. Call the Roads to Recovery Community Center for details: 493-1278.
Monday, Sept. 13
ASHLAND: William Dalton Historical Society meeting, 1 p.m. at Ashland Library. FMI: Cindy, 435-6532, or Dawn, 227-5017.
Tuesday, Sept. 14
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.