DEXTER, Maine — Dexter firefighters will hold their annual auction 6-9 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Aug. 4-7, at the old Dexter Shoe parking lot on Water Street.
To donate items for the auction, call Rick at 924-3393 or Wally at 299-3404.
UMaine Children’s Center will participate in food program
ORONO, Maine — The University of Maine Children’s Center at 113 College Ave. has announced its participation in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program.
Meals are available at no separate charge to all enrolled participants without regard to race, color, national origin, sex or disability. For information, call 581-4076.
Sebasticook Family Doctors to host open house
DEXTER, Maine — Sebasticook Family Doctors will hold an open house in celebration of National Health Center Week from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, at 29 Church St.
National Health Week runs Aug. 7-13. Families, children, patients and nonpatients attending the open house can view the new dental suite and enjoy several giveaways.
For information, call 830-431-1765 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
NY production company casting call in Orono
ORONO, Maine — An independent New York production company is holding a casting call for area actors ages 15-19 for a film, “Bluebird,” being made this winter in northern Maine.
Auditions will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5, at Lord Hall at the University of Maine.
Information and details about the casting call is on the Vacationland Films website http://www.vacationlandfilms.com.
Veterans’ seminar to be held in Bangor
BANGOR, Maine — A Veteran’s Aid and Assistance seminar will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, at Sunbury Village Retirement Community on Ohio Street.
Veteran service provider Jacob Lowrey will explain the program, answer questions and be available to assist in filing for benefits. For information, call 262-9600.
Hilltop School announces opening for 2011-2012
BANGOR, Maine — Bangor Hilltop School, a private nonprofit preschool and kindergarten, has openings for the 2011-2012 school year.
The school operates year-round and is open from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. In addition to a full-day academic program, the state-approved kindergarten program offers art, library, computers, gym and music. Weekly tuition includes before- and after-school care as well as morning and afternoon snacks and a hot lunch. Class sizes are kept small, allowing for individualized instruction and one-to-one teaching.
There also are limited openings in the preschool program. The preschool offers a developmentally appropriate program with experienced teachers, field trips, snacks and lunch. Families are free to choose a schedule that fits their needs.
Hilltop School is located at 218 Ohio St. To schedule a tour or for information, call 945-3705 or visit www.bangorhilltopschool.com.