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Boston's Quincy Market Bus Trip
Gather your friends and join us for a day trip to Boston. The fee includes round trip motor coach transportation from Newport to Quincy Market. Once there you will have 6 hours to tour the city, vist historical sights, go shopping, dine at resturants of your choice, or even take in a show! No worring about tolls, driving or parking. Space is very limited so register early! We will arrive in Boston at approximatly 11:30 am and will leave at 5:30.
Departure will be from the Palmyra Walmart commuter parking lot and no refunds after April 1.
6:30am Depart Palmyra Walmart Parking lot
11:30am Arrive in Boston
5:30pm Depart Boston
10:00pm ETA Arrival in Palmyra
Maine Guide Course with Northeast Whitewater
with Northeast Whitewater, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative
What does it mean to become a Registered Maine Guide and why take this course? Northeast Whitewater Lodge & Guide Service is holding a 3-day course for students to learn and perfect what you need to know to successfully pass the State administered Registered Maine Guide exam; including map & compass, lost person/catastrophic event portion, watercraft laws, trip planning, safety, risk management, camping, outdoor cooking, rules and regulations, canoeing skills, the business side of guiding and more! Our guide service, located in Shirley Maine, is hiring both full time and part time recreation guides beginning in May to work guiding ATV tours, canoeing and kayaking trips and stand up paddle board trips and classes. Interested individuals will be given the opportunity, after the course, to obtain on the job training while working as a Naturalist (guide in training) until they have obtained their State of Maine recreation guides license (within appropriate time frame). Our 3-day guide training course is a hands on learning experience with classroom time spent both in and outdoor for scenarios and learning practices. This course teaches the required tools to take the State of Maine administered written test and oral boards. State of Maine testing and license fees are NOT included. In order to sign up for our Registered Maine Recreation Guide Training Program, you must call 207-695-0151 and provide the following: Northeast Whitewater application form Completed State of Maine Guide Application form with current CPR and First Aid certifications or enroll in one of our Wilderness First Aid & CPR Courses - Saturday & Sunday, April 6 & 7 being held at PVAEC. Sign up quick! We only take 10 participants for our Maine Guide Course. Non-refundable payment of $350 plus a $40 supplies and materials fee (includes handbook, powerpoint, maps & compass). Reference PVAEC and receive 10% OFF course!
Portland, ME Bus Trip
Join us on Sunday March 31 on a bus trip to Portland. You have your choice of spending the day in the Old Port with it's vibrant shopping and delicious food, or going to the Portland Flower show on Thompson's Point. The bus will stop and pick up at both locations and you will not have to worry about driving, tolls or parking! Admission to the flower show is not included in this price due to ranges in ticket prices. You can buy tickets to the show online before the event to ensure admission at www.maineflowershow.com
7:40am Pick up at Bangor Walmart
8:10am Pick up at Newport Walmart
10:00am Drop off at the Portland Flower Show
10:20am Drop off at the Old Port
4:45pm Pick up at the Old Port
5:00pm Pick up at the Portland Flower Show
6:30pm ETA to Newport
7:00pm ETA to Bangor