FORT KENT -The University of Maine at Fort Kent will launch a new theme for its academic year, “The American Democracy Project.”
As part of the kickoff, “An Evening with the Honorable John Jenkins: Your Community, Your Democracy” will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18, in UMFK’s Fox Auditorium.
Jenkins, a former state senator, will address the issue of community and civic involvement as an integral part of the processes of democracy. The session is free and open to the public.
For information, call 834-7513.