Local Happenings Categorized: Educational

Author Talk: Chaya Grossberg & Freedom from Psychiatric Drugs -Leverett, MA

Date: January 16, 2020 Time:   6:30 – 8:00 PM Place: Community Room 75 Montague Rd. Leverett, MA 01054 In this presentation Chaya Grossberg, author of Freedom from Psychiatric Drugs, will discuss her work consulting with people coming off psychiatric drugs, what helps them the most, and her other experience working with people in withdrawal from psych meds. She will share wisdom gained from 15 years of professional experience working non-medically with people seeking a variety of… Read more »

Winter Wonderland at Pineland Farm – New Gloucester, ME

A picture of Pineland Farms covered in beautiful fluffy snow.

Date: Friday, January 10th and 28th Walk Times: 11:00 – 11:30 am Contact: Pineland Education 207.650.3031 #ob#rqhpngvba#at#cvarynaqsnezf.bet#ob# Location: Education Barn  (map) 100B Valley Farm Road, New Gloucester ME 04260 US Explore and discover the beauty and wonder of Maine’s winter. If weather permits there will be outside learning about woodland creatures, winter survival, snow science or tracking skills. If the weather is frightful, the group will stay indoors with winter themed activities and crafts. Regitstration is… Read more »

Full Moon Night at Pineland Farms – New Gloucester, ME

Date: Friday, January 10th Walk Times: 4:00pm, 4:30pm, 5:00pm Contact: Pineland Education 207.650.3031 #ob#rqhpngvba#at#cvarynaqsnezf.bet#ob# Location: Education Barn  (map) 100B Valley Farm Road, New Gloucester ME 04260 US Spend the full moon with us on Pineland farm, read “Owl Moon” by Jane Yolen and take a brief evening walk through the wintery forest and fields. If you are lucky, you may even spot an owl! Warm up after with some socialization around the campfire. Preregistration is required, and… Read more »

Blount County Digital Literacy Classes – Oneonta, AL

Place: The Oneonta Public Library Conference Room  Time: Thursdays, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Dates: January 9, 2020 January 16, 2020 January 23, 2020 January 30, 2020 February 6, 2020 February 13, 2020 Contact: (205) 274-2153 OTELCO and the Blount-Oneonta Chamber of Commerce are excited to offer Digital Literacy classes for Blount County this winter. Classes will meet in the Oneonta Public Library conference room on Thursdays, from 10:00 AM to noon.  The class will not… Read more »

Holiday Stroll – Skowhegan, ME

The Holiday Stroll graphic, a red tag that say "Holiday Stroll Downtown" with a white outline Sonta, on a horse drawn sleigh.

Date: December 5-7, 2019 Place: Skowhegan The Holiday Stroll has been a tradition in Skowhegan for more than a quarter of a century. It starts with a holiday parade Friday evening and continues Saturday morning and afternoon with a host of free activities and treats throughout and near downtown, including pictures with Santa, hula hooping, and the popular elf scavenger hunt! New this year, we’re moving Municipal Lot activities to Debe River Walk and turning it into… Read more »