Election Day June 11

The town of Standish will hold Town Meeting, municipal and school board elections, and the SAD 6 budget validation votes on Tuesday, June 11, when the polls will be open from 6 a.m.to 8 p.m.

During the week of June 3 and prior to Election Day, the registrar of voters and town clerk will hold regular business hours Monday to Thursday, 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The Town Clerk’s Office will have extended hours until 7 p.m. on June 6 for absentee voting and voter registration.

Copies of the ballot are available online at standish.org. Absentee ballots for the elections are now available to request through the Town Clerk’s Office at 642-4678.

Group hike

The Standish Recreation Department will be hosting a group hike on Mackworth Island in Falmouth on Monday, June 3 at 9 a.m. The island is a fairly flat, easy hike. Participants should wear proper footwear and bring a water bottle, bug repellant, and sunscreen. The hike will cost $5 per person. For more information and to register, visit standishrec.com/info/activites.

Last PTO meeting 

The last PTO meeting of the 2018-2019 school year will be held at Edna Libby Elementary School on June 5 at 6 p.m. For more information, visit the Standish PTO Facebook page.

Meditation class

“Meditation for Stress Management” will be held at the Standish Municipal Center on Saturday, June 8 at 10:30 a.m. Instructor Robert Beane, a reiki master and holistic care practitioner, will lead the class. The class will cost $5 per person. For more information and to register, visit standishrec.com/info/activities.

Strength training

A weekly strength training class will be held at the Standish Municipal Center on Thursdays at 5 p.m. beginning Thursday, June 13. Hosted by personal trainer Amy Kilburn, the sessions will teach exercises with lightweight dumbbells or body weight to reduce chronic pain and increase body strength. The class will cost $54 per person with a $12 drop-in fee for those not registering in advance. For more information and to register, visit standishrec.com/info/activites.