Children's House Montessori Toddler Playgroup

CAMDEN — On Aug. 15-17, Children's House Montessori School will be hosting a Toddler Playgroup event (for children 18 months to 3 years) from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., led by Lead Toddler Teacher, Marney Holmes. Come and enjoy a snack and explore the classroom and playground area. This is a great opportunity to become acquainted with the toddler program in a low-key way, no-obligation way. Come for some or all of the time and bring a friend.

USM announces spring dean's list

PORTLAND — The University of Southern Maine congratulates the students who have been named to the most recent dean's list.

Among them are local residents Caleb Lincoln and Leah Winchenbach, both of Rockport.

At the end of each semester, students are placed on the dean’s list: full-time, undergraduate degree students (who’ve earned 12 credit hours or more, with a minimum of 12 letter graded credits (A-F), and excluding developmental credits (course numbers less than 100), with a grade point average of 3.4 or above.

In addition, students who attend both the fall and the spring semesters as part-time degree students and who meet the above full-time dean's list criteria when the fall and spring semesters are combined, are eligible for the dean's list at the end of the spring semester.

Local students named to Champlain College dean's list

BURLINGTON, V.T. — The following local students have been named to the Champlain College dean's list for achieving a grade point average of 3.5 or higher in the spring 2016 semester.

Colleen Rooney of Lincolnville. Rooney is majoring in Undeclared – Communication and Creative Media, Professional Writing.

Tucker Van Dusen of Camden. Van Dusen is majoring in Communication, Undeclared – Communication and Creative Media, Graphic Design & Digital Media, Undeclared – Business.