Thursday, April 17, 2014
GARDINER — A workshop with authors John Ford and Mark Nickerson will take place from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, at Gardiner Public Library’s Hazzard Reading Room, 152 Water St.
Ford and Nickerson will discuss their careers in the Maine Warden Service and the Maine State Police Department. Ford is author or “Suddenly the Cider Didn’t Taste So Good” and Nickerson is author of “Blue Lights in the Night.”
AUGUSTA — The Friends of the Maine State Museum will sponsor a fundraising event, “Celebrate Spring,” from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 1, at Le Club Calumet, 334 West River Road.
BELGRADE — Belgrade Regional Health Center will offer a six week course, Living Well for Better Health, from 2:30 to 5 p.m. every Tuesday for six weeks beginning on May 13, at the center, 4 Clement Way.
BELGRADE — Belgrade Community Center for All Seasons will hold its second Mom & Son Super Hero Bash from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 2.
MANCHESTER — St. Andrew’s Church of Winthrop will hold its annual Old Town Kayak Raffle from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, April 26 and 27, and Saturday and Sunday, May 17 and 18, at Longfellow’s Greenhouses, 81 Puddledock Road.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine has announced the schedule of its upcoming Bowl For Kids’ Sake event. Participating teams raise pledge money and bowl in support of the organization’s mentoring programs in Kennebec and Somerset counties. Local businesses, organizations and individuals are welcome.