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Kittery firewood exchange to keep out invasive insects

Posted May 24, 2011, at 6:21 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — The Maine Forest Service will hold an out-of-state firewood exchange Thursday and Friday, May 26-27, at the northbound Kittery rest area on I-95. The event is to help prevent the importation of dangerous invasive insects to Maine’s forest and to make Maine visitors and residents aware of the problem. The rangers will also give out warnings to those who import the banned firewood. For more information, call 287-3156 or visit www.maineforestservice.org.

NMMC site of entrepreneur award ceremony, dinner

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — Momentum Aroostook and LEADers Encouraging Aroostook Development will host the entrepreneur of the year award ceremony with a wine-tasting and dinner from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 26, at the Edmunds Conference Center at Northern Maine Community College. The theme this year is “Around the World.” The event is $30 per person or $50 for couples. For more information, call Judy at 498-8736 or email jdinsmore@nmdc.com

Texas scramble set at Caribou Country Club

CARIBOU, Maine —The 2nd Annual Dave Whitmore Memorial Texas Scramble will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 29, at the Caribou Country Club. Entry fee is $30 per person. Registration begins at 12:30 p.m. A buffet meal will follow play. For more information, call 493-3933.

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