Commercial Travelers reschedule meeting

LEWISTON — Members of Twin City Council 160 of the United Commercial Travelers of America will meet at 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, at the Chickadee Restaurant for a rescheduled dinner meeting.

Reservations must be made by calling SC Robert Hutchinson at 783-0451. All members and guests are welcome.

Senior Citizens Cribbage League

LEWISTON — The Lewiston Senior Citizens Cribbage League winners at the Lewiston Memorial Armory on Jan. 9 were: first, Monique Nadeau and Sandy Verrill; second, Judy Sirois and Stan Tetenman; third, Trudy Faunce and Norm Bissonnette; fourth, Jeanine Labbe and Robert Oliver; fifth, Terry Chambers and Ronnie Gould.

The next game will be played at 9 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 16. Call the office at 513-3059 for more information.

APL to offer yoga, zumba for teens

AUBURN — As part of the Auburn Public Library’s Teen Life Skills Series, and January’s focus on nutrition and fitness, this month APL will offer both a yoga and a Zumba class for teens.

Heidi Audet will lead a yoga class for teens from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21, in the Androscoggin Community Room. For comfort, participants should bring either a yoga mat or a blanket.

On Tuesday, Jan. 28, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., teens are invited to join instructor Heidi Naylor from Turner Fitness to learn Zumba moves. This class will also take place in the Community Room.

For both sessions, participants should wear comfortable clothing which allows movement. Healthy snacks will be provided after the workout.

For more information, visit or call 333-6640, ext. 4.

‘Money in Politics’ teach-in Jan. 21

AUBURN — Auburn UU will host a teach-in at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21, by Maine Citizens for Clean Elections. This meeting will introduce an upcoming ballot initiative, future court rulings and strategies to get money out of politics and empower voters in elections.

Teach-ins will be happening around the country on the fourth anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision, featuring a live video from MoveOn featuring Congressman John Sarbanes and other key leaders in this movement.

This free public event will start at 7:30 p.m., with the live teach-in online at 8 at the First Universalist Church of Auburn, 169 Pleasant St., by the Social Justice committee. For more information, call 783-0461 or visit

Nutrition series for patients, caregivers

LEWISTON — The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing will offer a free nutrition series for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers. “Nutrition for Life” will take place from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 22 through Feb. 12, at the Dempsey Center, 29 Lowell St.

This four-part nutrition and cooking series will provide an opportunity to explore the benefits of good food for cancer prevention, treatment and general wellness. Judy Donnelly, RD, LD, will arm you with knowledge and give your taste buds the opportunity to experience foods that support your immune system and good health. You’ll leave with quick and healthy recipes that will increase the intake of protective nutrients for you and your family. Session topics include: Get your Greens, Meatless Meals Made Easy, Immune Boosting Foods and Meal Planning for Better Health. Registration limited to 25.

Preregister by phone at 207-795-8250, toll-free 1-877-336-7287 or online at

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