Summer Youth Hockey

BREWER — The Penobscot Ice Arena is taking signups for its Summer Youth Hockey League and Summer Youth Hockey Camp. The Co-ed Summer Youth League is for Mite, Squirt, Pee Wee and Bantam Levels. The league starts June 1.

Ten games are scheduled at 5 p.m. and 6:10 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

The cost is $150, including a jersey.

The Penobscot Jr. Pounders Summer Camp is for Learn to Play, Mite, Squirt and Pee Wee Levels. The camp will run 9 a.m.-noon July 13 through 17. The cost is $225 and includes a jersey.

To sign up, visit or sign up after 4 p.m. weekdays at the rink, 90 Acme Road. For information, e-mail

Football banquet

ORONO — The University of Maine football program’ spring football banquet will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, May 1, at Wells Conference Center. The Jeff Cole Memorial Scrimmage and Barbecue will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 2.

All are invited to join the football program for these special events, meet the team one last time, say goodbye to the seniors and enjoy a fun evening and afternoon with the University of Maine football team.

The banquet will include a buffet dinner followed by a night of honors and celebration.

Banquet tickets, which include dinner, are $30 each with the option to include a contribution toward player meals.

Checks should be made out to the University of Maine and sent to: Caren Haskell Ford, University of Maine Football Office, 5747 Memorial Gymnasium, Orono, ME 04469.

The spring scrimmage will begin at 10 a.m. with a barbecue to follow at approximately noon. Lunch is available for $15 per person.

Reservations must be made by Friday, April 24.

For information, contact Caren Haskell Ford at or 581-1062.