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Maine Central Institute (MCI) is accepting registrations from local crafters and vendors interested in participating in the School’s holiday craft fair, which is planned for Saturday, November 17th, at the School’s Wright Gymnasium in Pittsfield. The craft fair is scheduled to run from 9 AM to 2 PM. Each year, over a hundred shoppers attend this event, which supports MCI’s Model United Nations, an academic club/class that competes at the Maine Model UN Conference at University of Southern Maine. Registration for a spot at the MCI craft fair is $25, with an additional charge for electrical outlet access. For more information or to sign-up, contact Ethan Brownell by email ( or by phone at 207-487-3355 extension 170. MCI ( is the secondary school for the towns of Pittsfield, Burnham and Detroit. MCI enrollment includes day students from 14 Maine communities, and boarding students from six states and 18 countries. MCI offers accelerated and advanced placement courses in all subjects as well as 18 sports teams and 40 clubs and activities. For more information contact (207) 487-5915.