Thomas College rep at Lisbon High

LISBON FALLS — A representative from Thomas College will visit Lisbon High School at 9:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10.

The representative will meet with students to discuss Thomas’ academic and sports programs, and its residential life opportunities.

For more information about Thomas, visit

YPLAA YAH! event is Feb. 11

AUBURN — The Young Professionals of the Lewiston Auburn Area will hold their February YAH! – YPLAA After Hours event from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday Feb. 11, at Center Street Dental.

There will be hors d’oeuvres and bar service from Forage Market. Attendees can enter to win door prizes and partake in the hot chocolate bar with all the fixings.

Kelly David, YPLAA chair, said “Our YAH! YPLAA After Hours events have been growing rapidly and we’re excited to see the turnout at Center Street Dental.”

The February YAH! is free to attend and all are welcome. YPLAA membership is not required.

For more information visit or call 207-783-2249.

Pine Cone OES to meet Feb. 13

AUBURN — Pine Cone Chapter 26, Order of the Eastern Star, will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at the Masonic Hall, 1021 Turner St.

The chapter will be honoring the sideliners.

Refreshments will be served by Sandra Dunlap and Cyndi Matthews.

All Eastern Star members are welcome.

Preschool and K screenings in Winthrop

WINTHROP — Screenings for registration for Winthrop preschool and kindergarten will be taking place.

Parents should call 377-2241, ext. 101, by Monday, Feb. 17, to put a child on the list.

Children must be 4 years old by Oct. 15 for the preschool program and 5 years old for kindergarten.

Disabled veterans meet Feb. 18

LEWISTON — Disabled American Veterans Chapter 11 will hold its monthly meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, at Memorial Armory, 65 Central Ave.

The meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month, except June, July and August.

Members are invited to bring a fellow vet or family member guest.

For information call Ed Stanhope at 786-2542.

Program on joint replacement technology

LEWISTON — Dr. Wayne Moody of St. Mary’s Center for Orthopaedics is the first orthopaedist in New England to use Exactech GPS Personal Guided Surgery. He will discuss the innovative technology during a free presentation at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at the Lepage Conference Center, 99 Campus Ave. Light refreshments will be served.

Seating is limited. Reserve a spot today by calling 777-8458. For more information, visit www.

Chili, chowder competitors wanted

NEW GLOUCESTER — The Junior Warden’s Chili and Chowder Contest, to benefit the Scottish Rite Children’s Dyslexia Center of Portland, will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 29, at Cumberland Lodge Masonic Hall, 11 Bald Hill Road.

To enter your Lodge’s chili or chowder in the contest, contact Jerry DeWitt at 926-3240 or by email at [email protected]

Those who like to eat are invited to attend on March 29 to vote for their favorite chili or chowder. The public is welcome. The competition is all-you-can-eat for $10; children under 6 are free.

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