BREWER, Maine — Brewer Little League has announced registration for the 2011 baseball season. The league is open to all Brewer residents who will be at least age 7 but not older than 16 on April 30.
Registration is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 21, Tuesday, March 22, and Wednesday, March 23, at the Brewer High school cafeteria. For information, call Tyler Smith at 557-9614 or visit www.brewerlittleleague.org.
Literacy Volunteers of Bangor offers training program for volunteers
BANGOR, Maine — English language tutors are needed by Literacy Volunteers of Bangor. An English Language Learner Tutor Training program will be offered 6-9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, March 28 through April 27, at United Technologies Center, 200 Hogan Road in Bangor.
The 18-hour course will provide an overview of second language acquisition skills, understanding and working with cultural differences, teaching strategies and lesson planning.
The course fee is $35. Scholarships are available. Register by calling Literacy Volunteers of Bangor at 947-8451 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bangor Reads to present biologist’s program on mockingbirds
BANGOR, Maine — In conjunction with the Bangor Reads group’s focus on “To Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee, the Bangor Public Library and wildlife biologist Ron Joseph will present a program focused on mockingbirds at 4 p.m. Thursday, March 17, at the library.
For more information, call 947 8336.
Children invited to ‘Book Blast’ at Bangor Mall
BANGOR, Maine — The Simon Kidgits Club “Book Blast” at the Bangor Mall will promote reading and learning at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 19, in the J.C. Penney Court. Children are invited to bring a new or gently used book to the event to be donated to a local children’s organization. For more information, call 947 7334.