area information

Activities

Fort Kent Recreation Dept 207-834-3730

  • Summer program of actvities for ages 3-16, everything from swimming lessons, arts- n-crafts, basketball, tball, soccer, story time, and themed afternoons (such as pirate parade, kiteday, etc)
  • Public pool (outdoor) open in afternoons and some evenings 207-834-3692
  • Skating Rink (outdoor) 207-834-5773
  • Snow shoe rentals with trails
  • "Messy Hands" themed arts n crafts before major holiday
  • Usually offer soccer program in the fall and basketball in the winter

Northern Aquatics Swimming Pool (Indoor) 207-444-5152

  • Offer swimming lessons

 St John Vianney Parish 207-834-5656

  • has a summer bible camp in June for youth entering k-5th grade

Education/Childcare 

  • Wallagrass Elementry School 207-834-5114  (School district is SAD 27)
  • University of Maine at Fort Kent (UMFK) 207-834-7500
  • Head Start (income based) 207-834-5290
  • Child Care (income based) 207-834-3328

Libraries

  • Fort Kent Public Library 207-834-3048 (have a summer reading program and story times)
  • UMFK Blake Library 207-834-7525

Skiing

Lonesome Pines Trails 207-834-3251/5202/7000

  • down hill skiing (rentals &lessons available)
  • youth ski program

10th mountain 207-834-3958

  • cross country skiing & snow shoeing trails (lessons and rentals available)
  • youth ski program

Fitness/Dance

Within an hours drive, there are various farmer's markets, u-pick strawberries/ blueberries/raspberries

Health Care

Fish River Rural Health, Fort Kent - 207-834-3971

Fish River Rural Health, Eagle Lake - 207-444-5973

Northern Maine Medical Center (NMMC) - 207-834-3155  www.nmmc.org

Dental Care

Lucien Daigle 207-834-3012

Richard Raymond 207-834-3907

Fish River Rural Health in Eagle Lake 207-444-5973

Eye Care

Tim Rioux 207-834-3333

David Mitchell 207-834-3124

Other Useful Links

Town of Fort Kent: www.fortkent.org facebook_logo.png

University of Fort Kent: www.umfk.edu

Fort Kent Chamber of Commerce: www.fortkentchamber.com

Town of Madawaska: www.townofmadawaska.com

City of Edmundston, New Brunswick: www.tourismnewbrunswick.ca/Products/C/City-of-Edmundston.aspx