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Dates and times subject to change. Contact your local Council to confirm the event details.

Please contact the Prevention Council for more information on upcoming events:
Penquis (Piscataquis)
50 North St
Dover Foxcroft, ME 04426
Contact: Christine McMillen
cmcmillen@penquis.org
http://www.penquis.org


Nurturing Parenting: Skills for Families

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 1/4/2024    End Date: 3/28/2024

Day(s) of the Week: Thursdays

Time: 5:00-6:00PM

Audience: Parents and caregivers of children 0-19

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdVQow6tyLC_1QWg9p5G0yA0AObiGDtzlCKhnBA-FnAaDEYZA/viewform

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Brownville Library Storytime

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 1/9/2024    End Date: 3/26/2024

Day(s) of the Week: alternating Tuesdays

Time: 11:15am

Town: Brownville

Audience: Parents and caregivers of infants, toddlers and preschoolers

In Person or Virtual: In-person

Registration Required: No

Additional Information: Come join us at the Brownville Free Public Library at 27 Church Street in Brownville. StoryTime includes a story and fun craft, and snacks are provided. Stories and activities are perfect for toddlers and preschoolers, but all are welcome!

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Family Night at Thompson Free Public Library

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 1/9/2024    End Date: 3/26/2024

Day(s) of the Week: One Tuesday per month

Time: 5:30-6:30PM

Town: Dover-Foxcroft

Audience: Parents and caregivers along with children of all ages

In Person or Virtual: In-person

Registration Required: No

Additional Information: Please join us at the Thompson Free Public Library at 186 E Main St in Dover-Foxcroft for our monthly Family Night. We will be playing games, family activities, scavenger hunts etc, all while enjoying snacks and great fun. Children and families of all ages are welcome!

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Milo Library Storytime

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 1/20/2024    End Date: 3/30/2024

Day(s) of the Week: One Saturday a month

Time: 10:15am

Town: Milo

Audience: Parents and caregivers of children ages 0-10

In Person or Virtual: In-person

Registration Required: No

Additional Information: Come join us at the Milo Free Public Library at 4 Pleasant Street in Milo. StoryTime includes a story and fun craft, and snacks are provided. Stories and activities are perfect for up to age 10, but all are welcome!

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Nurturing Parenting: Infants, toddlers and preschoolers

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 2/6/2024    End Date: 4/30/2024

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 4:00-5:00PM

Audience: Parents and caregivers of infants, toddlers and preschoolers

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdVQow6tyLC_1QWg9p5G0yA0AObiGDtzlCKhnBA-FnAaDEYZA/viewform

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Nurturing Parenting: HOPE

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 2/6/2024    End Date: 4/16/2024

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 10:00-11:00AM

Audience: Parents and caregivers of children with special needs of any age

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdVQow6tyLC_1QWg9p5G0yA0AObiGDtzlCKhnBA-FnAaDEYZA/viewform

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Active Parenting- Teens (ages 12+)

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 2/8/2024    End Date: 3/14/2024

Day(s) of the Week: Thursday

Time: 6:00-7:30PM

Audience: Parents and caregivers of preteens and teens ages 12-18

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdVQow6tyLC_1QWg9p5G0yA0AObiGDtzlCKhnBA-FnAaDEYZA/viewform

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Mandated Reporting

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 3/6/2024   

Day(s) of the Week:

Time: 11:00-am-1:00pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://forms.gle/Xc6kiruFJFySbK5D7

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Project Play

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 4/14/2024    End Date: 4/14/2024

Day(s) of the Week: Sunday

Time: 10am-12pm

Town: Dover-Foxcroft

Audience: EVENTS

In Person or Virtual: In-person

Registration Required: No

Additional Information: Join us at the Piscataquis Ice Arena for a fun, FREE family event.

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org