Penobscot Valley Senior College

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Penobscot Valley Senior College’s non-credit courses are offered during the spring and fall in six-week sessions, with a dozen or more courses being offered each semester. Our volunteer instructors are experts in their respective fields. Members of the Penobscot Valley Senior College are entitled to take courses at other Senior Colleges in the Maine Senior College Network. … Read More

Penobscot County Triad

Friday, June 1, 2018

The first Triad began in Washington D.C. in 1988 and was comprised of AARP, the International Association of Chiefs of Police and the National Sheriffs’ Association. The organization has since grown. The Penobscot County Triad, one of several in the state, began in 1999. It is an organization which includes law enforcement, senior citizens, AARP, … Read More

Project Generations

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Project Generations is a senior companion program that matches older adults in the Orono-Bangor area with student volunteers from the University of Maine. Unlike other senior companion programs offered through the Eastern Area Agency on Aging, Project Generations’ sole purpose is to create intergenerational friendships and fight the social isolation and loneliness that many seniors … Read More