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Wow! We have gotten such a wonderful response to our Great Easter Goodies Giveaway! You still have a few days to enter the contest if you haven't done so already. This week, we have tickets to the WLU's Doll Tea ...

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Win Tickets to the WLU's 'Around the World' Doll Tea

Win Tickets to the WLU's 'Around the World' Doll Tea

The Woman's Literary Union of Androscoggin County will host its annual doll tea on Saturday and Sunday, April 26 and 27, at the Foss Mansion, 19 Elm St. in Auburn. The theme of this year's tea is "Around the World."One ...

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Maine Wildlife Park Opening for 2014 Season

Maine Wildlife Park Opening for 2014 Season

The Maine Wildlife Park, located on Route 26 in Gray, will open for the 2014 season on Saturday, April 19th at 9:30am -; just in time for school vacation! Even though there is still some snow on the ground and ...

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Build A Biz Maine is Calling All Kids With Ideas

Build A Biz Maine is Calling All Kids With Ideas

Did you ever have a lemonade stand when you were a kid? Or, did you have a babysitting, pet-watching or lawn-mowing service and remember the pride and sense of accomplishment you experienced from your entrepreneurial endeavors? (Not to mention the ...

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Macaroni Movies: Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Macaroni Movies: Captain America: The Winter Soldier

If you have a Marvel fan in your household, you aren't likely a stranger to the first Captain America movie, Captain America: The First Avenger. The second film, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, finds Steve Rogers (Captain America) still adjusting ...

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Professional Summer Theatre Training Program for Young Actors

Professional Summer Theatre Training Program for Young Actors

This summer, The Public Theatre, Lewiston/Auburn's Professional Theatre, will offer a professional theatre training program for young actors, July 7-25, 2014. If you know an experienced young performer wanting intensive theater training, or a "raw talent" looking to channel their ...

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Maine Families Androscoggin Home Visiting Program

Maine Families Androscoggin Home Visiting Program

WHAT DO WE DO? Maine Families Androscoggin works in partnership with expectant parents and parents of babies and toddlers at no cost to families. Professional home visitors meet with you in the comfort and privacy of your own home. We ...

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Portland Sea Dogs Hood Kids' Club

Portland Sea Dogs Hood Kids' Club

Hood is proud to sponsor the Kids' Club with the Portland Sea Dogs, Double A Affiliate of the Boston Red Sox. The Hood Kids' Club welcomes all kids sixteen and under to enjoy 6 games throughout the season for free! ...

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Think Outside the Easter Basket:

Think Outside the Easter Basket:

Traditional baskets can be a bit of a bore for kids. Consider an Easter container that kids will really get some use out of. Think about what your child already needs for spring and summer. Can any of it serve ...

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Think Fun Fillers for Easter

Think Fun Fillers for Easter

It would be easy to stuff Easter baskets full of dollar store toys but I prefer to purchase a few high quality, usable items that won't end up in the Goodwill box in a few months. I try to think ...

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Think Plush (with a Cause) for Easter

Think Plush (with a Cause) for Easter

An Easter basket wouldn't be complete without some cuddly cuteness. I love that there are so many great plush products available that not only offer comfort to kids but help our community and world. Here are a few of my ...

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Think Books for Easter

Think Books for Easter

In my home, we can never go wrong with books as gifts. Here are a few favorites: Barefoot Books For a wonderful selection of books that spark imagination, exploration, and creativity, we like Barefoot Books. Local consultant/ambassador Memarie's favorite picks ...

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Think Candy and Chocolate for Easter

Think Candy and Chocolate for Easter

I try to limit the candy and sweets that seem to be such a staple of the Easter holiday. I look for ways to include sweet treats without going overboard. Trader Joe's offers a wonderful selection of dried fruit and ...

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Jelly Bean Surprise

Jelly Bean Surprise

Here is a fun family tradition to start for Easter Morning! We started this last year and will be sure to continue the magic. The week before Easter the "Easter Bunny" sent our son a very special package - A ...

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