PITTSFIELD — For the 10th year in a row, international students at Maine Central Institute will host the annual International Food Festival 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, April 29, in Parks Gym. The public is invited to sample delicious foods from more than a dozen countries prepared by MCI’s students and teachers. $4, $2 for students, $1 for children, and $10 for families.
MCI (www.MCI-school.org) is the secondary school for Pittsfield, Burnham and Detroit. MCI enrollment includes day students from 14 Maine communities, and boarding students from six states and 18 countries. MCI offers accelerated and advanced placement courses in all subjects as well as 18 sports teams and 40 clubs and activities.
The school is known for its award-winning arts programs that include visual, vocal, band, drama, and the world-class Bossov Ballet Theatre, which is a performing company and international pre-professional ballet school with instruction by former and current members of the Moscow Ballet. The School’s sports programming is also strong. In the fall of 2017, the MCI Field Hockey team won the Class B State Championship and the Football team won the Class C State Championship.
For information, call 487-5915.