Penobscot School recognizes that language learning extends beyond the bounds of the language itself. The school therefore offers an extensive array of cultural events throughout the year intended to broaden perspectives by bringing global-minded people together. Check our events page often for updates to our changing list of stimulating activities including ethnic meals, lectures, films, speakers, and demonstrations. Registration for many events may be done online. We look forward to seeing you!
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Join us for our Welcome Potluck dinner on Monday, July 3rd at 6 p.m. as we greet our English Immersion students from Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela and more. Bring a potluck to serve 6-8 and enjoy a casual evening at the school. See you soon!Find out more »
Would your child like to learn a bit of French or keep current with the French (s)he learned in school? Children of all ages are welcome to join us for the weeks of July 10th and 17th. Classes will be taught in a fun, hands-on manner with a native French speaker. Quitterie de Thoury is a French law student who enjoys working with all ages by incorporating music, dance and cooking. Days, times and cost will be decided once interest…Find out more »
Join us for a full, Ecuadorian meal on Thursday, July 13th at 6 p.m. English Immersion student and native Ecuadorian, Veronica Sanchez will pair with local "foodie," Louise MacLellan-Ruf to prepare an authentic meal including shrimp ceviche, quinoa and cheese soup, llapingachos and flan with caramel sauce. Click here to register Following the meal, consider staying for an information talk following the meal entitled "Peoples of Ecuador and Their Traditional Knowledge" at 7 p.m. This talk is open to all…Find out more »
Join us for our graduation and farewell potluck on Thursday, July 20th at 6 p.m. English Immersion students from Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela and more will briefly present their final projects followed by a potluck dinner. Bring a dish to serve 6-8 and join us for a wonderful evening at the school!Find out more »
Join a dedicated team of experienced volunteer instructors for a weekend of varied activities in a rustic camp setting on the coast of Maine.Find out more »