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Penobscot Valley Senior College

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Wouldn’t you love some fun, stimulating courses designed especially for seniors? With no grades, no tests, no credit—just exciting learning? Penobscot Valley Senior College has what you need! Great classes! Health, history, science and nature, technology, literature, popular culture, art, politics, and more—these and other subjects make it hard to choose a course. Check the … 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