Education

 

Painting the Landscape Pastel and Mixed Media – Summer on the Hill Series

By Jude Valentine on May 19, 2017, at 1:21 p.m.
Join us for a complete overview of how to construct and maintain a pond that fits your desires!

PCSWCD to Provide a Pond Construction and Maintenance Workshop

By Joanna Tarrazi on May 19, 2017, at 10:34 a.m.

Life in the Wabanaki Homeland

By Heather Anderson on May 19, 2017, at 8:01 a.m.

Craft Time at the Abbe Museum

By Heather Anderson on May 19, 2017, at 7:35 a.m.
Maja hoorah

Maja Trivia Competitions

By wilsonmuseum on May 18, 2017, at 2:09 p.m.
The Brewer attack came the same week as a massive cyberattack that Interpol estimated hit more than 200,000 people in about 150 countries, the Washington Post reported.

Brewer schools didn’t have to pay that ‘ransom’ after all

By Nok-Noi Ricker on May 18, 2017, at 1 a.m.
The school had only bought a portion of the Bitcoin required to pay the ransom before information technology employees found a backup of the files.
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during the United States Coast Guard Academy Commencement Ceremony in New London, Connecticut, on May 17 2017.

Trump’s advice to Coast Guard cadets: ‘Things aren’t always fair’

By Jenna Johnson, Washington Post on May 17, 2017, at 6:42 p.m.
“No politician in history – and I say this with great surety – has been treated worse or more unfairly. You can’t let them get you down. You can’t let the critics and the naysayers get in the way of your dreams.”
Toni Richardson, an ed-tech employed by the Augusta School District, filed charges of religious discrimination and retaliation with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

Augusta ed tech claims she was told not to say, ‘I will pray for you’

By Judy Harrison on May 17, 2017, at 5:47 p.m.
“I was shocked that my employer punished me for privately telling a coworker, ‘I will pray for you,’” Toni Richardson of Augusta said in a press release issued Tuesday.
President Timothy Crowley presents the President’s Award to Dennis Curley
(on-air name Douglas Christensen), CEO of Channel X Radio for more than
30 years of broadcast excellence.

NMCC Celebrates 178 Graduates

By Heidi Carter on May 17, 2017, at 5:02 p.m.

Northern Maine library selected for new NASA-sponsored program

By Julia Bayly on May 17, 2017, at 1:29 p.m.
The northern Maine library was among 75 nationwide — and the only one in the state — selected from 5,000 applicants to participate in the NASA@MyLibrary Program.

Event to Honor Outstanding Student and Community Members

By The Holocaust & Human Rights Center of Maine on May 17, 2017, at 11:11 a.m.

Children’s Book Signing at Owl & Turtle Bookshop

By Maggie White on May 17, 2017, at 9:46 a.m.

Maine Educational Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Executive Director to Retire

By Joanna Spano on May 17, 2017, at 9:22 a.m.

School Yard Sale Fundraiser

By Tiffani Lindsey on May 16, 2017, at 8:05 p.m.
Paul Jordan (left) and his brother Victor Shabani grin after spotting their mother, Safi Paulo (not shown), standing outside the family's Thomaston home in December to greet them after a chilly walk from the nearby elementary school. The addition of six school-age Kaluta children, none of whom spoke any English, to the RSU 13 school system's English Language Learner program required large changes.

Teachers say Maine’s standards for English language learners are too high

By Robbie Feinberg, Maine Public on May 16, 2017, at 6:09 p.m.
Maine’s standard for this test is the highest in the country.

Flute Making Demonstration and Performance by Hawk Henries, Nipmuck

By Heather Anderson on May 16, 2017, at 2:47 p.m.

Layers in Time: Hands-on Exploration of Wabanaki Life and Culture Through the Ages

By Heather Anderson on May 16, 2017, at 8:37 a.m.

Abbe Museum Annual Meeting

By Heather Anderson on May 16, 2017, at 8:33 a.m.

Opening Day Celebration

By Heather Anderson on May 16, 2017, at 8:29 a.m.

Abbe Museum at Sieur de Monts Spring opens for the season

By Heather Anderson on May 16, 2017, at 8:25 a.m.