SCHOOL NEWS
27TH ANNUAL NOKOMIS CRAFT FAIR
The 27th Annual Nokomis Craft Fair will be held on Saturday, October 25th from 9 AM to 3 PM at the Nokomis Regional High on 266 Williams Road in Newport. This annual event is a backbone fundraiser for the RSU #19 Music Boosters. All money raised from the event are used to further the educational experiences of all music students in the district. Vendor spots are available for area crafters wishing to participate. In past years handcrafted sweaters, ceramics, wooden products, jewelry, quilts, ornaments and a student’s baked goods table could be found. If you want a spot at this years craft fair reserve one soon for best availability. For more information on prices please email the coordinators at nokomiscraftfair@gmail.com or call 938-4579.
COLLEGE NEWS
ESSENTIALS OF COLLEGE PLANNING WORKSHOPS
The Maine Educational Opportunity Center will be hosting free workshops entitled Essentials of College Planning for adults nineteen and over at the following times and locations: Nokomis Regional High, located at 266 Williams Road, on Wednesday, October 8th at 4:30 PM and Tuesday, October 14th at 6 PM. The workshop will also be held at Penquis Higher Education Center, at 50 Mayo Street in Dover-Foxcroft on Friday, October 24th at 1:30 PM.
The Essentials of College Planning workshop outlines the four steps in the college process: admissions, financial aid, career planning and study skills. The workshop lasts two to three hours. Pre-registration is required. To register or for more information, call 1-800-281-3703 or visit http://meoc.maine.edu.
ADULT EDUCATION
MSAD #53
Adult Education Basketball will begin on Thursday, September 18th and Monday, September 22nd and will run through Thursday, December 18th. The start time is 7 PM until 9 PM. Adult Education is held on School Street in Pittsfield.