College fairs planned in Presque Isle, Machias, Augusta

Posted May 04, 2012, at 5:24 p.m.

BANGOR, Maine — The New England Association of Admission Counselors will sponsor three spring college fairs in Maine during the second week of May.

Each year, more than 150 colleges from across the country and abroad convene, along with dozens of exhibitors, to showcase postsecondary opportunities to high school students and their families.

The schedule:

• 9-11:30 a.m. Monday, May 7, Gentile Hall, University of Maine at Presque Isle.

• 9-11 a.m. Tuesday, May 8, Frederic A. Reynolds Athletic Center, University of Maine at Machias.

• 9-11 a.m. Thursday, May 10, Augusta Civic Center, 76 Community Drive.

The fairs are free and open to the public. For information, visit