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Girls Sell Bikes To Raise Money For Science Center

Girls Sell Bikes To Raise Money For Science Center

| June 29, 2015

Most children would never dream of selling their bike. But for a group of girls in Easton, it was a sacrifice they were happy to make. “We are selling it to help the science center because it’s gonna close,” said¬†Allison Bate. “We were first starting out just collecting money. We were going to use it […]

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Francis Malcolm Institute Needs Help to Stay Open

Francis Malcolm Institute Needs Help to Stay Open

| June 25, 2015

The Francis Malcolm Institute has been a landmark in Aroostook County for over 30 years, but now is facing some financial trouble. “Once we get a whole case of money full we’re gonna give it to the science center,” said Easton elementary student Allison Bate. This is the kind of generosity the Francis Malcolm Institute […]

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Francis Malcolm Institute Seeking Donations to Stay Open

Francis Malcolm Institute Seeking Donations to Stay Open

| June 23, 2015

The Francis Malcolm Institute has been a landmark in Aroostook County for over 30 years, but now is facing some financial trouble. The institute needs to raise $30,000 by January 1st to keep it’s doors open for another year. Planetarium and Astronomy Director Larry Berz explained the importance of the Institute. “The Francis Malcolm Institute, […]

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Kids gather at the Francis Malcolm Institute for Christmas crafts

Kids gather at the Francis Malcolm Institute for Christmas crafts

| December 3, 2014

The Francis Malcolm Institute was filled with the smell of balsam fir and singing!¬†A local school group gathered for the annual holiday wreath program. “We offer this for community service and for allowing everyone to come and have a Christmas celebration kind of a thing so they can make their own decorations and then they […]

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Student survival course

Student survival course

| May 29, 2013

The 5th grade class from the Teague Park school in Caribou got to have class outside today- a field trip to the Francis Malcolm Institute in Easton and a crash course in survival skills..News Source 8 reporter Angela Christoforos was there, and has more on what inspired the course.

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