Readfield – Maranacook Community High School presented the musical “Into the Woods” by Stephen Sondheim, on November 16th through November 20th. “Into the Woods” is a musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine. The main characters are taken from “Little Red Riding Hood”, “Jack and the Beanstalk”, “Rapunzel”, and “Cinderella”, as well as several others. The musical is tied together by a story involving a childless baker and his wife and their quest to begin a family, their interaction with a witch…

Over the past week Alternative Ed. space has transformed into Santa’s Workshop. Students have been seen crafting wooden toys to give to boys and girls in the community! Each toy creation has been intricately cut, sanded and assembled with the hope of making a child smile for Christmas The toys are finished with a food grade mix of bee’s wax and mineral oil. These will be totally safe for little ones to put in their mouth! Our hope is to give away all 2 dozen toys for Kids…

The high school has brought Interact back to the community! It has been years since the club was active. Interact is a Rotary sponsored club. The Augusta Rotary sponsors our club. We had an incredible turn out at our induction ceremony. Thirty students (roughly) were inducted. The energy in the room was attributed to the students’ excitement and the amazing support of the Augusta Rotary, school administrators, and families. Already the club has completed two projects. In October the students helped raise awareness for Polio by putting on…