Unity Town News
In my world
The New England Runner Sledding Championships Race Day is Saturday, Feb. 23, on Hogback Mountain on Bragdon Road in Montville. A super-fun event not to be missed! Keep up on the latest info at www.noumbrella.com/runnersled.
In your world
Yoga In Unity
Wednesdays from 5:30 - 6:45pm / Saturdays from 9 - 10:15 am
Slow Flow multi-level class – beginners encouraged to come, all are welcome. $5 to $10 per class - pay what you can, come even if you can’t. Mats / blankets available, bring own mat if possible. For more info: Dhyana Blanchard 568-3183 or firstname.lastname@example.org (no class 2/16, 3/16)
Nia In Unity
Sundays 4 - 5pm / Tuesdays 5:30 - 6:30pm
Movement for health, wellness, and fitness , at the Unity College Centre for Performing Arts. Classes are free to Unity College students, sliding scale for all others ($5-10/class). Your first class is free! For more info: www.annania.wordpress.com, or contact Anna Fiedler: email@example.com or 948-3925.
Wednesdays 7 - 8pm
A 12-step program for family and friends of alcoholics at Unity college, 90 Quaker Hill Rd, Founders Hall South, Room 213. Use Parking Lot B, enter at farthest end of the building on left, upstairs.
Film: "Sun Come Up & Facing Climate Change"
Thursday, Feb. 21, at 6:00pm
At Unity Centre. Free. The film follows the relocation of the Carteret Islanders, a community living on a remote island chain in the South Pacific Ocean, and now, some of the world’s first environmental refugees.
MOFGA Low Impact Forestry Workshop, Level II
MOFGA campus and a farm in nearby Brooks. Space limited. Prerequisite: LIF Level I. Info: Andy McEvoy, MOFGA Forestry Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org, 568-4142.
Parasite ID and Management
Feb. 24 from 1 - 5pm
Northern Solstice Alpaca Farm, Unity. Sponsored by the Alpaca Center of New England. Fee.email@example.com
Jr. Chef’s Club
Mondays, Feb. 25 - April 8 from 3:15 - 5:15pm
Mount View Middle School students. In the Life Skills Room. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
Wednesday, Feb. 27, from 11am - 4pm
Unity College, 90 Quaker Hill Rd
Waldo Organic Growers gathering
Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 6 p.m.
At MOFGA's Education Center in Unity. All are welcome to attend. The gathering begins with potluck (Bring your own table service.) We will be joined by Michael Gendreau of Maine Community Health Options, a new nonprofit health plan in Maine. Michael will speak about this consumer operated and oriented plan and answer questions. It was agreed to stray from the usual gardening topics in anticipation of the Affordable Care Act requirements that everyone have health insurance as of January 2014. Feel free to invite friends and folks who might be interested. For more info, contact Nancy Rosalie, 568-7597.
Thursday, Feb. 28, from 2 - 7pm
Community Market, 368 Thorndike Rd, (Route 220), Thorndike
Just Outside Your World - (items of possible interest)
Nautilus Seafood and Grill is going to its second monthly international food dinner on Tuesday, Feb. 26. This month is a celebration of Greek food and wines! It’s $40 per person. Course 1 will be vegetable dolmas, lamb and beef kofta, olives, homemade pita and tzatziki sauce paired with Greek Wine Cellars Assyrtiko. Course 2 will have phyllo pie duo- spanakopita (spinach) and kotopita (chicken) paired with Amethystos Sauvignon Blanc. Course 3 is stuffed eggplant moussaka with rice and melted leeks paired with Greek Wine Cellars Agioritik and dessert will be chocolate walnut torte paired with Kourtaki Muscat Samos. Call 218-4218 to make a reservation.
Rural Living Day
Saturday, Mar. 16
Mount View School www.umaine.edu/waldo/rural-living-day