Sign up for annual trek during ‘Beers and Bikes’


AUBURN — The American Lung Association will hold its 28th annual Trek Across Maine this year.

The association will meet for “Beers and Bikes” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, at Gritty McDuff’s, 68 Main St., for food, beer, prizes and fun. Staff members will discuss the cycling event, the organization’s largest fundraiser nationwide, scheduled for the weekend of June 15 across Maine.

The Trek Across Maine is a three-day, 180-mile adventure, from the mountains to the sea. Proceeds benefits lung disease research, advocacy and programs as well as the Fight for Air. Feb. 9 provides an opportunity for those who have not yet registered for the trek.

RSVP for “Beer and Bikes” to Kristen Soule at [email protected] or 888-241-6566, ext. 0306. For more on the Trek Across Maine or to register, visit For more information about the association, visit