Events

FAB Fair ( 10:00AM to 3:00PM )

The 2011 FAB Fair Located at the Skowhegan Area High School on West Front Street/Route 2 West will be Saturday, February 26th, 2011 from 10:00AM to 3:00PM.

Doggie Fashion Show

Doggie Fashion Show

WHEN: Sunday March 13, 2011
  2:00 PM

WHERE: The Old Goat
  33 Main Street 
  Richmond, Maine  04357

WHO: Hosted by Scott McIntire
  Owner of the Old Goat

WHY: Benefit the Coastal Humane Society

$2.00 entry to view the show

Raffles and Prizes

Contact Scott McIntire to enter your dog    737-4628

Skowhegan Basketball Player Nominated to McDonald's All American Team

Skowhegan Basketball Player Nominated to McDonald's All American Team

SKOWHEGAN’S WHITNEY JONES RECEIVES NOMINATION TO PLAY AT 2011 McDONALD’S  ALL AMERICAN® HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL GAMES

Skowhegan, Maine (Feb. 8, 2011) – With a nomination to the 2011 McDonald’s All American® High School Basketball Team, Whitney Jones of Skowhegan High School was recognized tonight as one of the top high school standouts in the nation. Jones was presented with her nomination certificate by Skowhegan McDonald’s® Owner/Operator Michael Ortins prior to the start of the Skowhegan home game on February 8.

Jones is one of just ten players nominated for the honor in Maine. She is among 800 nominees competing nationwide to fill one of 24 positions on the Girls Team. Nominees were submitted by members of the McDonald’s All American Selection Committee as well as state representatives who closely follow prep and high school basketball in each player’s respective area.

Maine Restaurant Week kicks off with the 2011 Signature Event

PORTLAND, Maine – Expanding on last year’s legendary cocktail competition, the March 2011 Maine Restaurant Week kick-off Signature Event introduces a two-pronged dessert competition. Taking place on February 28 at the Masonic Temple in Portland from 5-8 pm, the Signature Event celebrates the priceless individuality behind Maine’s cocktail shakers and sugar shacks.

Cookies challenge cakes and cupcakes take on truffles in the “How Sweet It Is” portion of the competition, but only one can win. Guests at The Signature Event have the final say in this people’s choice face-off.

More Than Just Dinner’s on the Docket at Maine Restaurant Week 2011

PORTLAND, Maine — Restaurants across the state are gearing up for the third annual Maine Restaurant Week, taking place March 1-12. Restaurants around Maine will participate in the event by featuring special three-course dinners ranging in price from $20-$40. Some restaurants will also offer three-course prix-fixe lunches from $15.

Restaurant Week celebrates the vibrancy and richness of Maine’s culinary traditions while giving restaurants a much-needed boost during the slowest time of the year.

More than seventy restaurants are already registered for the March 2011 Maine Restaurant Week, from Eliot to Bangor to Rockland. A list of participating restaurants and featured menus is available on www.mainerestaurantweek.com.

Kicking off Maine Restaurant Week is The Signature Event™, on Monday February 28 at the Masonic Temple in Portland.

SKOWHEGAN AREA H.S. PLAYER NOMINATED TO MCDONALD’S ALL AMERICAN® BASKETBALL TEAM

SKOWHEGAN AREA H.S. PLAYER NOMINATED TO MCDONALD’S ALL AMERICAN® BASKETBALL TEAM

WHAT: Announcement of Skowhegan High School Girls Basketball Player (name not yet released) nominated for the McDonald’s All American High School Basketball Team


WHEN:  Tues., Feb. 8, 2011
6:45 PM (prior to the start of the 7PM Varsity Game)


WHERE: Skowhegan Area High School
61 Academy Circle
Skowhegan, Maine


WHO:   Skowhegan H.S. Girls Basketball Player will be announced
and receive a Certificate of Nomination to the McDonald’s All-American Team from a representative of the Skowhegan McDonald’s restaurant.


Background: 2011 McDonald’s All American High School Basketball Games
This Skowhegan Area High School basketball player ranks among the top 800 nominees from across the U.S. competing to fill one of 24 positions on the Girls Team, which will feature an East vs. West showdown on March 30 in Chicago, Illinois.

Heritage Council Meeting

Heritage Council Meeting

Heritage Council Meeting (Feb. 15, 6:00 p.m. )
The Heritage Council meets the third Tuesday of each month. This is a public meeting and citizens are welcome to attend and participate. If you are interested in historic preservation or documentation please join in. Event Location:
 
Council Room @ Municipal Bldg
 
225 Water Street
 
Skowhegan, Maine 04976
 
For more information contact:
 
Nicole Martin
 
(207) 474-6904
 
www.skowhegan.org
 
skowcodesec@skowhegan.org