BNI (Business Networking International)

March 25 - 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Meeting to help determine interest in local business people to start Skowhegan chapter of BNI Event Location:
60 Water Street
Renaissance Center - Conf Room
Skowhegan, ME 04976
For more information contact:
Mark Fortier
One day event - March 25, 2011
This event is sponsored by BNI.

IX Theories Benefit Show in Memory of Richard A Pepin II

The band IX Theories will be playing a benefit show for the Richard A.Pepin II momorial fund.The benefit will be held from 9:00pm to 12:30am.Their will be a chinese auction,a door prize, and a 50/50 raffle. $5 minimum donation to get in. 21 and up. Help us make it a great evening for a great cause!

April 1 - 2
April 1, 2011 to April 2, 2011
T & B\'s Celebration Center
414madison Avenue, Skowhegan
Contact Wade for more information
399-4517 or

Annual Maine History Day Competition to Commence in Augusta

250 students will compete for the opportunity to travel to the
National Competition in Maryland

AUGUSTA – On Wednesday, March 23 the University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) will host 250 students from across the state as they take part in Maine History Day, an annual educational competition for all Maine students in grades 6 through 12.  An award ceremony will be held at 2:00 pm in Jewett Hall at UMA.

Maine History Day is part of a nationwide program involving all 50 states and the District of Columbia.  Maine State winners may take part in the national competition at the University of Maryland in June.

Maine Community Colleges to Honor Scholars

AUGUSTA, ME - Fourteen Maine community college students will be named to the All-Maine Academic Team for two-year colleges at a ceremony on Tuesday, March 22, 2011, at 10:30 a.m., at the Senator Inn in Augusta.
The event will be hosted by the Maine Community College System Board of Trustees.
The students receiving the award and a $500 scholarship are:

Gail Bennett, Otisfield, Central Maine Community College in Auburn; Suzanne Cohen, Sabattus, Central Maine Community College; Alexander Wallace, Bangor, Eastern Maine Community College in Bangor; Helen Chamberland, Hampden, Eastern Maine Community College; Kera Cummings, Pittsfield, Kennebec Valley Community College in Fairfield; Melanie Morin, Fairfield, Kennebec Valley Community College; Jessica Gal, Bridgewater, Northern Maine Community College in Pre

Maine Grain Alliance Announces Kneading Conference 2011

Registration is now open for the fifth annual Kneading Conference to be held at the Skowhegan State Fairgrounds on July 28th and 29th. Nationally known culinary and agricultural experts will present a mixture of hands-on demonstrations, lectures, and panel discussions covering artisan baking, grain farming and milling, earth and brick oven construction, and baking techniques using wood-fired ovens.

March Maine Tweetup

March Maine Tweetup

On Twitter? Live or work in Maine? Then you'll want to attend the next Maine Tweetup at Bayside Bowl on Wednesday, March 23rd at 6pm.

Come mingle with local Twitter people, raise a glass, and maybe even bowl a frame while you catch up with all your favorite tweeps. Consider sticking around after for Kill the Karaoke.

Date: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011
Time: 6pm until whenever
Place: Bayside Bowl, 58 Alder St., Portland, ME (map & directions)

Feel free to RSVP on our Facebook page!

Native American End of winter Gathering

Indoor Native gathering celebrating the end of winter and the beginning of Spring.Vendors, drums, dancers and Native foods. Something for everyone. Admission: Donation at the door. If you enjoy the pow-wow in the fall you will also enjoy this event. This event is hosted by North Country Inter Tribal Pow-wow in Newport, Maine

March 19

Nokomis High School
Newport, Maine
Contact Ellie Luce for more information
207 368 4959 or