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THAT WAS THEN

‘In the Blood’ film looks at Maine lumbermen

LEWISTON — L/A Arts and Bates College will host “In the Blood,” a documentary film featuring live music, at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.  More...

Central Maine Community College

AUBURN — Central Maine Community College has announced the Dean’s List for the fall 2011 semester. Students on the President’s List earned a semester grade point average of 3.9 or higher. More...

Lisbon history buffs to hold party

LISBON — The Lisbon Historical Society will host its annual Valentine’s Day party on Feb. 8 at the MTM Center, 18 School St. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The event starts at 7 p.m. Admission is free and open to all. More...

Scheduled Public Meetings  Free Access 

Georgetown SHELLFISH CONSERVATION COMMITTEE, Thursday, 7 p.m., town hall. Phippsburg CEMETERY TRUSTEES, Thursday, 2 p.m., town hall. LIBRARY TRUSTEES, Thursday, 6 p.m., library. Reg. School Unit 2 More...

Scheduled Public Meetings  Free Access 

Bath CITY COUNCIL, Wednesday, 6 p.m., city hall. FORESTRY COMMITTEE, Wednesday, 7 p.m., city hall. More...

Hyde School plans Saturday open house

BATH — Hyde School will host a winter open house from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. More...

DRAMA PROGRAM ‘GROWING’ AT LISBON COMMUNITY

LISBON COMMUNITY SCHOOL’S DRAMA CLUB will stage “Get Up and Grow,” a play by Jill and Michael Gallina, at 6 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. More...

Husson University Dean's List

BANGOR — The following Mid-coast students have been named to the dean’s list at Husson University for the 2011 fall semester. To be named to the list, students must earn a 3.4 or better grade point average on a 4.0 scale. More...

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

AlnaBOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6:30 p.m., town hall. BathCITY COUNCIL, Wednesday, 6p.m., city hall.FORESTRY COMMITTEE,Wednesday, 7 p.m., city hall. BowdoinBOARD OF SELECTMEN, Monday, 6:30 p.m., town office.U.S. More...

SUPPORT GROUPS

This listing appears the last Friday of each month. Area support groups that would like to be included or need to make changes should contact the community editor at 504-8247 or news@timesrecord.com. General More...

Dennen, friends stage benefit concert for African famine relief

BRUNSWICK — Brunswick resident John Dennen, a native of South Africa, has organized a concert to benefit famine and drought relief in the Horn of Africa. More...

MSMT offering dance workshop

BRUNSWICK — Maine State Music Theatre (MSMT) plans to host a dance workshop on Feb. 18 that will provide dance training related to MSMT’s upcoming 2012 season. More...

Bath Y schedules life guard training session

BATH — The Bath Area Family YMCA will offer lifeguard training during February school vacation. The training is open to swimmers age 15 and older. Applicants must pass a swim test to take the class. More...

Phippsburg welcomes new kindergartners

PHIPPSBURG — Phippsburg residents who will be 5 years old on or before Oct. 15, 2012, are eligible to enter kindergarten for the 2012-13 academic year at Phippsburg Elementary School. More...

Church standing in the gap

Congregation designates funds to fill shortages at food bank

PHIPPSBURG   The Phippsburg Congregational Church recently presented the Bath Area Food Bank with a check for $2,543.22.  The donation includes funds collected during a Christmas Eve offering and half the proceeds from a Dec. More...

Merriconeag dedicates ‘green’ craft building

FREEPORT — The Merriconeag Waldorf School dedicated its new Handcraft Building on Jan. More...

Scheduled Public Meetings  Free Access 

Bath CITY COUNCIL, Wednesday, 6 p.m., city hall. FORESTRY COMMITTEE, Wednesday, 7 p.m., city hall. Bowdoin U.S. More...

The fool and the tallest tree (an Austrian tale)

TELL ME A STORY

O nce upon a time a peasant had three sons, and everyone called the youngest boy, Hansel, a fool. Hansel was different from his brothers, and whenever he tried to do the things they did, he failed. When he failed, his father punished him. More...

STUDENT NOTES

Midshipmen EVAN TURMENNE and JOSEPH ZINNI, both of Brunswick, were sworn in as members of the Maine Maritime Academy Regiment of Midshipmen at a ceremony during fall 2011. Turmenne, a graduate of Brunswick High School, Brunswick, Maine,&nbs More...

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