‘Essentials of College Planning’

LEWISTON — The Maine Educational Opportunity Center will host two free workshops, “Essentials of College Planning,” for adults 19 and older.

The workshops will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, and Wednesday, Jan. 18, at the Lewiston CareerCenter, 5 Mollison Way.

Registration is required.

FMI, register: 1-800-281-3703, meoc.maine.edu.

Lewiston Winter Farmers Market 


LEWISTON — The Lewiston Winter Farmers Market is held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. every other Sunday through February 2017 at the YWCA, 130 East Ave. 

The next market will be Jan. 15. Future markets are Jan. 29, Feb. 12 and Feb. 26.

FMI: 207-513-3848, lewistonfarmersmarket@gmail.com, facebook.com/lewistonfarmersmarket.

Guidance through grief support groups

LEWISTON – Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice will offer free support groups for adults who are grieving the loss of a loved one.

Each group will meet weekly for eight weeks. While free to attend, registration is required.


Lewiston: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, beginning Jan. 17, Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave.

Auburn: 1 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesdays, beginning Jan. 18, at The Hospice House, 236 Stetson Road. 

FMI, register: 207-795-9468, amy.dulac@ahch.org.

Food pantry seeks donations

AUBURN — The High Street Congregational Church Food Pantry has ongoing needs for the following items: peanut butter, canned vegetables, soup, canned pasta, canned meats, canned fruit, dry cereal, baking items, soup, crackers and toilet paper.

Auburn United Methodist Church collects items for the pantry. Donations may be brought to 439 Park Ave.


FMI, donate: 207-782-3972.

Cribbage League lists winners

LEWISTON — Lewiston Senior Citizens Cribbage League winners on Jan. 5 were, first, Sue Fisher and Don Haley; second, Betty Ames and Trudy Faunce; third, Dennis Gosselin and Monique Nadeau; fourth, Roland Bosse and Bob Masse; and fifth, Jim Burgess and Gil Cote.

The Seniors play on Thursdays at the Lewiston Memorial Armory.

FMI: 207-212-9253, 207-576-4853.

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