Library lists week’s events

Wells Public Library will host the following programs this week at 1434 Post Road:


“Parent and Baby Yoga” meets at 10:30 a.m. for ages 24 months and younger.

“Make It Monday,” exploring Teen Tech projects, will meet from 2 to 4 p.m.

Cooking with Jolene and nutrition with York Hospital dietitian Kaytlin Kimball will be held at 1 p.m.


Toddler storytime begins at 1:30 p.m. for ages 2 to 5.

Genealogy tutoring/assistance with amateur genealogist Nancy Doyle will be offered at 1:30 and 3 p.m.

Poetry Night will be offered at 6 p.m.


Crafternoon for adults and teens: Learn needle felting with Danielle Bonney, offered at 2 p.m. Bonney will teach how to make a hummingbird using this technique. Materials are provided. Registration is required as space is limited. Register by calling 646-8181.


“Shoebox to Sorted: Organizing photos with professional organizer Lisa Luken” at 1:30 p.m. Bring a shoebox of your unorganized printed photos and get started organizing them.

Local author Megan Grumbling will oversee a poetry reading and book sale and signing event at 6:30 p.m. The library will provide light refreshments.

For more information, email Kristi Bryant at [email protected] or call 646-8181.


Job fair set for Friday

The sixth annual York County Regional Job Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at the Nasson Community Center, 457 Main St.

Ninety employers will be at the event to answer questions and recruit for open positions.

Attendees should bring a resume and be prepared to have an interview-like conversation with employers to discuss skills, knowledge areas, and abilities.

Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

For more details, call Allen Blackstone at 324-5460, (800) 343-0151 or email [email protected]


Library hosts traveler event

Scarborough Public Library will host an Armchair Traveler event at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday that will take guests on a virtual backpacking trip to Glacier National Park.

Jonathan Rundell will take participants on a scenic journey to the Montana wilderness, through photographs of wildlife, backcountry lakes and high mountain passes.

This event is free and open to the public. The facility is located at 48 Gorham Road. For more details, go to www.scarboroughlibrary.org.


Inn hosting autism benefit

The York Harbor Inn will host its “Light It Up Blue for Autism Awareness” event from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in both the Yorkshire Ballroom and Ocean View Dining Room to raise money and awareness benefiting children with autism.

Proceeds will benefit Waban’s Fraser-Ford Child Development Center Autism Wing expansion project and other local Maine autism charities.

The York Harbor Inn will offer dancing, food, a photo booth, raffle giveaways and a silent auction. Local celebrity guests will make appearances, along with Drew Graves, the 2016 USA National Miss Maine.

The suggested donation at the door is $10 per person or $25 per family. To learn more, go to waban.org.


Pet emergency class set

The Loyal Biscuit Co. and the Maine Pet Oxygen Mask Project will co-host a Pet First Aid/CPR class from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Humane Society Waterville Area community room.

The class will be led by Bobby Silcott, founder of the Maine Pet Oxygen Mask Project.

This class is for anyone who wants to be prepared for a pet emergency. Cost is $70. A nonrefundable $35 payment is required to secure a spot in class. The remaining $35 is due on the day of class. Registration is required.

Register in person at one of Loyal Biscuit’s four stores in Camden, Belfast, Rockland or Waterville, or go to www.loyalbiscuit.com.

The Humane Society Waterville Area is located at 100 Web Road, Waterville.


Dance to benefit Haiti school

A Caribbean dance party, featuring the Latin and reggae music of the band Combo Sabroso, will be held at 8 p.m. Saturday at VFW Post 168, 238 Deer St. The event is to benefit the Eben Ezer School in northern Haiti. Attendees may arrive at 7 p.m. to take a visual journey detailing this long-term partnership between the school and the Seacoast community.

Tickets are $20 and available through lifeandhopehaiti.org, or at Black Bean in Rollinsford, RiverRun Books and Ceres Bakery in Portsmouth, Nature’s Way in South Berwick, and Lil’s Cafe and Fair Tide in Kittery.

For more details, email [email protected] or call 439-3354.


DAR chapter meeting set

Rebecca Emery Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will hold its next meeting at 1 p.m. Saturday at Christ Church, 6 Dane St.

Chapter Regent Helen Newton will talk about the many DAR schools. Refreshments and a business meeting will follow. For more details, call 985-1223.

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