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Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification course registration

BANGOR, Maine — Husson University’s College of Business will hold a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification course from noon to 7 p.m. on March 7, 21, April 4,18, and May 2, at the Richard E. Dyke Center for Family Business, located on Husson’s Bangor campus.  The course provides participants with an understanding of the [...]

Sharp increase in veteran enrollment at NTI

BANGOR, Maine — Jim Liponis, President of Northeast Technical Institute (NTI) announced today that there has been a marked increase in the number of veterans enrolling in career training programs at both their Bangor and Scarborough campuses. NTI, is a nationally accredited school and offers Federal Financial Aid for those who quality. With its short-term, [...]

Verizon Wireless to host workshops for the smartphone

BANGOR, Maine — The Verizon Wireless Communications Store is hosting Android and Apple workshops to help customers become acquainted with their new smartphone. The workshops will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. (Apple iPhone 4S) and from 6 to 7:30 p.m. (Android) Tuesday, Feb. 7. The second workshop will be held from 1 to [...]

Homegrown and fresh with ‘Slice it, Salt it, Stomp it’ course

DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine — ‘Slice it, Salt it, Stomp it’ gardening course will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, at SeDoMoCha. The course offers veggie lovers a way to have homegrown and fresh vegetables all winter long with lacto-fermentation. This hands-on course is part of a series of workshops entitled ‘You Can!’ [...]

Bangor to hold PreK and Kindergarten Registration

BANGOR, Maine — The Bangor School Department will hold pre-kindergarten and kindergarten registration from 4 to 7 p.m.  Monday, March 5, at Abraham Lincoln School, 45 Forest Avenue and Vine Street School, 66 Vine St. Tuesday, March 6, at Downeast School, 100 Moosehead Boulevard , Fourteenth Street School, 224 Fourteenth St. , and Fruit Street [...]

Top Bar Beekeepin Weekend Intensive

BROOKS, Maine — Enjoy two full days of learning with people like you, concerned about the environment and the health of the honeybee. Newforest Institute is hosting Top Bar Beekeeping 101 with Christy Hemenway of Gold Star Honeybees on Feb. 25 and 26. This weekend intensive covers Bee Biology, Bee Diseases, History, and Hive Management [...]

Hampden, Newburgh school registration for kindergarten begins Feb. 9

HAMPDEN, Maine — The Hampden and Newburgh kindergarten registration for children who will be entering school for the 2012-2013 school year will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9 and from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, at the McGraw School, 20 Main Road. Children must be five years old [...]

Warren Community School kindergarten preparation workshops

WARREN, Maine — Leaping into Learning, a free workshop to prepare you and your child for kindergarten, will be held from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31, at the Warren Community School. The workshop will be centered around a different theme of kindergarten readiness. Additional workshops will be held on the last Tuesday of [...]

Dance Workshop

BLUE HILL, Maine — The Blue Hill Family Dance presents a workshop led by Chrissy Fowler on teaching traditional New England dance to children and novices from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11, in Emlen Hall at the Bay School. Dance caller Chrissy Fowler, of Belfast, will share her expertise with all who want [...]

Husson University partners with Chinese Language and Culture Center for New Year event

BANGOR, Maine — Husson University and the Chinese Language and Culture Center of Maine will sponsor a Chinese New Year Celebration from 4 to 7 p .m. Saturday, Jan. 28, in the Husson University Campus Center, with performances held in Gracie Theatre. The event is open to international students currently enrolled in Maine high schools [...]