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Senior Planning Center has partnered with Seniors Plus and Spectrum Generations to be a drop-off location for Seniors Plus "Pet Meals on Wheels" and Spectrum Generations "AniMeals" Programs. This is a great opportunity for people to donate pet food and supplies to seniors who are in need. Donations can be dropped-off at the following locations: 338 Madison Avenue Unit 1 in Skowhegan, 65 Lincoln Avenue, Rumford and 648 Wilton Road, Farmington.
University of Maine Cooperative Extension will offer a Food Preservation Hands-on workshop on Thursday, August 22nd from 5:30 to 8:30 PM at the Penobscot County office at 307 Maine Avenue, Bangor. University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s hands-on food preservation workshops will teach you the basics of canning and freezing, including how to use water bath canner to preserve pickles, jam, and vegetables. Learn from the experts. Cost is $20 and each participant will receive a home canning packet and jar of what item group preserves. Register at For more information or to request a disability accommodation contact 207-942-7396 or within Maine 1-800-287-1485.