Children can benefit from practicing mindfulness just as much as adults can. On Monday, Feb. 12 from 6-7:30 p.m., a class will be held at the LincolnHealth – Miles Campus in Damariscotta and at the LincolnHealth – St. Andrews Campus in Boothbay Harbor to learn how a consistent mindfulness practice can help children build emotional regulation skills, focus, and empathy.
The Knights of Columbus benefit dinner that was supposed to be held on Saturday, Feb. 17 in the hall of St. Denis Catholic Church hall in Whitefield has been postponed to a spring date yet to be announced.
Sen. Eloise Vitelli, D-Arrowsic, is pleased to announce the details of Maine’s three-year transportation infrastructure work plan and what it means for the state and region. The plan is released annually with an outline of the Maine Department of Transportation’s strategy for road, bridge, and other transportation projects throughout the state.
Despite the weather conditions, Lincoln County Publishing Co. will still welcome the community for a firsthand look at how The Lincoln County News gets printed during an open house from 5-7 p.m. this evening, Wednesday, Jan. 17. The event is free and open to all.
Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap is reminding all Maine residents that Maine driver’s licenses and ID cards are currently valid for federal purposes such as air travel.
During the month of December, Rising Tide Community Market in Damariscotta donated $343.22 to Lincoln County Animal Shelter in Edgecomb.
The trustees of the Union Fair – Maine Wild Blueberry Festival, serving Lincoln, Knox, and Waldo counties, are launching their annual contest to choose a design suitable for use in publicizing the 2018 fair, running Aug. 18-25.
The Nor’easters Barbershop Chorus, of Brunswick, will once again brighten the day for special ladies and gentlemen by presenting singing valentines to those special persons this coming Valentine’s Day, Wednesday, Feb. 14. One of the chorus’ quartets will engage their rich voices to deliver a singing valentine to a special person at home, school, a workplace, a hospital, a nursing home, or anywhere in Midcoast Maine from Freeport to Wiscasset, Boothbay Harbor, Damariscotta, and Newcastle.
This winter, the state of Maine is participating in a special weekend to provide enhanced opportunity for snowmobilers. On Jan. 26-28, a nonresident (from another state or province) may operate a snowmobile in Maine (no reciprocity necessary) so long as he or she has a valid registration from his or her home state or province.
Healthy Kids, a nonprofit organization committed to supporting parents and professionals who work with children, has been selected as a beneficiary of the Hannaford Cause Bag Program for the month of January.
Those 19 and older who are planning to go to college but don’t know where to start can benefit from one-on-one counseling, mentoring, and support through the Lincoln County College Connection, or TLC3.
On a recent snowy Monday afternoon, Mary Mayhew joined local Tea Party leader Gordon Colby for a tour of small businesses around Lincoln and Knox counties. Mayhew and Colby made stops at Frantz Furniture, On the Road Trailer Sales, Lincoln’s Country Store, Lewis Law and Auto, and RZR Hardware.
In less than one week, Lincoln County Publishing Co. will welcome the community for a firsthand look at how The Lincoln County News gets printed during an open house the evening of Wednesday, Jan. 17. The event is free and open to all.
Pemaquid Watershed Association has launched its midwinter bird seed sale featuring the most common seed varieties, including black oil sunflower seeds, sunflower meaties, and thistle seed.
Nobleboro Central School fifth-grader Emily Tibbetts and her Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine “big sister,” Maya Bailey, a senior at Lincoln Academy, learned that good friends and good food go hand in hand. Since the fall of 2015, Emily and Maya have spent Monday afternoons together as part of the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine after-school mentoring program. In December, they had a chance to learn side-by-side about preparing nutritious, locally grown foods.