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What’s Happening in the Presque Isle area – Week of December 1, 2021

Wednesday, Dec. 1

WASHBURN: A Matter of Balance with Aroostook Agency on Aging, 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Washburn Recreation Center. Wednesdays and Fridays. FMI: Jane Hanson at 764-3396/1-800-439-1789 or visit www.healthylivingforme.org. 

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: Caregiver Support Group, 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, Dec. 2

PRESQUE ISLE: Senior commodity food distribution by Aroostook Agency on Aging, 10-11 a.m. at Riverside Park Pavilion parking lot on Riverside Drive. FMI: 764-3396.

PRESQUE ISLE: Welcome Home to Aroostook networking evening, 5-7 p.m. at the Northeastland Hotel.

ONLINE: Bingocize, 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, Dec. 3

FORT FAIRFIELD: Camp Constitution will host a showing of the film “Roe v. Wade” at 7 p.m. at the Fort Fairfield United Pentecostal Church, 33 Currier Rd. Admission is free.

PRESQUE ISLE: Artists for Aging Gallery open house, 12 noon-7 p.m. at Aroostook Agency on Aging, 260 Main St. Table of hand-knit items also available. Masks required and hand sanitizer available.

PRESQUE ISLE: St. Apollonia Dental Clinic’s Festival of Trees, 3-8 p.m. at former Sears location, Aroostook Centre Mall. 

WASHBURN: A Matter of Balance with Aroostook Agency on Aging, 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Washburn Recreation Center. Wednesdays and Fridays. FMI: Jane Hanson at 764-3396/1-800-439-1789 or visit www.healthylivingforme.org. 

Saturday, Dec. 4

CARIBOU: Winter market at Micmac Farms, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Vendors, music, lunch available. FMI: See the farm’s Facebook event page at https://fb.me/e/1KMbqc8Om. 

PRESQUE ISLE: St. Apollonia Dental Clinic’s Festival of Trees, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. at former Sears location, Aroostook Centre Mall. 

PRESQUE ISLE: Grant Memorial United Methodist Women annual Christmas Bazaar, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the church, 79 Fleetwood St. Coffee/cinnamon rolls, 9-10 a.m., $3. Lunch 11 a.m.-1 p.m., $10/adults, $5/children. Themed gift baskets, wreaths, arrangements, crafts, baked goods.

PRESQUE ISLE: Holiday half-miler from UMPI to Hub Coffee, 5:30 p.m.

PRESQUE ISLE: 32nd annual Holiday Light Parade, 6 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 5

PRESQUE ISLE: St. Apollonia Dental Clinic’s Festival of Trees, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at former Sears location, Aroostook Centre Mall. 

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.

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