Trekkers will hold its annual Community Meeting for all seventh-grade students and their parents living in the communities of St. George, Thomaston and Cushing on Monday, March 8 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Lura Libby School in Thomaston.

The purpose of the meeting is to inform students and their families about the overall program, explain Trekkers’ selection process, and share how students become eligible to participate.

For those unable to attend the meeting or for more information about Trekkers’ seventh-grade Teen Trekkers program, call Program Director Meredith Lynt at 594-5095.  Seventh-grade students who are home schooled are welcome to attend the meeting.

Trekkers is a nonprofit, outdoor-based mentoring program that connects caring adults with young people through expeditionary learning, community service and adventure-based education. For more information visit