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Biddeford Journal Tribune Sunday (Newspaper) - August 18, 2013, Biddeford, Maine Sunday August 18, 2013 local journal Tribune sunday a3 submitted photo flight student Jayden Boudreau is pictured with United airlines Captain Kevin rothfus and his Stepfather Ron Fleurent after flying this Cessna citation during a visit to California earlier this summer. 9th Chalk on the walk set for sept. 21 Boudreau flight from Page a1 had purchased a flight simulator for Boudreau As a gift and his interest in flying continued to grow. Come 2009, his Mother Michelle Boudreau began dating Ron Fleurent a commercial airline Pilot and flight instructor. Fleurent has since taken Layden under his Wing helping him build up his flight hours and skills so he can earn a pilots License. A now that in a around in be got a Chance to make his dreams and goals come True Quot said Fleurent a 737 first officer with United airlines based in los Angeles. A a in a just the vehicle to get him where he needs to go earning his private License will take Boudreau 40 hours of flight time said Fleurent and he has 25 hours so far. He has earned his Solo rating which is based on flying skill sets and flew Fleurent a single engine four seater Cherokee this past november on the Day he turned 16. Sixteen is the youngest age is person is legally Able to Fly said Fleurent though Boudreau was ready before his nov. 16, 2012 birthday. For that first Solo flight on his birthday a we let him skip school because conditions were just perfect a said Fleurent. A a he a a very easy student to teach probably one of most gifted pilots in be had to teach and he a going to go a Long Boudreau will have to turn 17 before he can get his pilots License and 18 is the mini by Tammy Wells senior staff writer Sanford a so you had a spouse or partner and they died. How Are you coping Are you coping Are you allowing yourself to Grieve if you have children perhaps you re so fixated on helping them through the grieving process that you re neglecting your own needs. And if you have no children or no Young children Well you Likely have a another perspective on the grieving process said Jane Kirton. She a one of four folks who will facilitate a new Young widows and widowers peer support croup designed for the 60 and under age group that will begin meeting in late september. The new group is open to All individuals whether or not they have children and regardless of the cause of the spouse or partners death. For parents who receive support the benefits of that support will have a positive Impact on the whole family said Center for grieving children executive director Anne Lynch. Kirton a Sanford High school music teacher has been working toward a degree in ministerial counselling through Bangor theological Seminary and volunteers with the adult support group at the Sanford location of the Center for grieving children. Her experiences there prompted her to Volunteer with the Young widows and widowers peer support group. The group is a co Labora mum age for a commercial License said Fleurent. Hell also need 1,500 hours of flight time under his Belt to earn a commercial License. A i have a pretty big head Start a said Boudreau. A Iron has a plane that a ready to Roll and he Sable to train me so i figure id better Start building up my hours now. 1 Hope to reach 1,500 before in a 21.�?� Boudreau got a big Surprise this summer when he travelled to California with his Mother brother and a Friend he said for a family vacation with Fleurent in los Angeles. Fleurent had arranged for his United airlines Captain Kevin rothfus to allow Jayden to Fly a Cessna citation for an hour out of Palomar Airport in Carlsbad Calif. A it was an unbelievable Opportunity a said Fleurent. A i done to think there Are Many kids in the world who get to Fly a Jet at 16 years Boudreau said he was a pretty excited and a just wanted to get airborne once he saw the aircraft. Tion Between the Center for grieving children and the cancer care Center of York county where the groups will meet. The cancer care Center is off route 109 in South Sanford. Kirton said becoming involved is her Way of giving Back daughter Laura a special education teacher at Sanford Junior High school is a survivor shed been cancer free for 10 years her Mother said. Members of the facilitated a peer support groups share their feelings and experiences in a Safe and supportive environment that allows group members to draw strength from one another said Lynch. A we Are delighted that this collaboration with cancer care Center of York county will bring a much needed locally available resource to people who Are grieving the loss of their spouse or partner a said Lynch. A the group is open to people with and without children and for parents who receive support that will have a positive Impact on the whole the group will be co facilitated by Csc volunteers and staff As Well As interns from the cancer care Center who have completed peer support Model training. Along with the peer grief support groups the Center for grieving children offers in Portland and Sanford for children and families it has offered a Young widows and widowers peer support group in Portland since 2009. Pre registration is required a i did no to know id be flying a Jet it was a Complete Surprise to me a said Boudreau. The Jet was a Way different a he said and goes a lot faster with its dual engines. Fleurent said Boudreaus Mother Michelle was crying As she Rode in the Back of the Jet As it was taxing out a realizing her boy doing something very very special that Boudreau said head eventually like to Fly for United airlines or Alaska airlines. A when you re flying you get to see views you done to see often and go places quickly a he said. A if you do become a commercial Pilot its like a paid vacation every in the meantime Boudreau said he spends All of his free time on the flight simulator or otherwise studying aviation. A my whole focus is just flying a he said. A a it a my whole a Kristen Schulze Musz Yetski can be contacted at 282-1535, ext. 322 or Kris team Jour Nalter . The group begins meeting at 6 30 . Sept. 27. Anyone interested in learning More about or joining the group should Contact Janice Zurlo the centers York county coordinator at 775-5216, ext. 108, or email her at Janice for More information. A we Are Happy to expand our services by working with cancer care Center an organization known for compassionately serving people facing serious illness and loss a said Zurlo. A their space is a comfortable and welcoming environment to launch this new peer support the Center for grieving children opened in Sanford in november 2011. In the year before launching the service site the Csc said it received 94 Calls and served 27 people from York county in facilitated peer grief support groups. In 2012, the Agency received 158 Calls and served 61 people from York county in groups. Midway through 2013, the Center for grieving children has served 85 people in groups and taken Calls from 130 people in York county. A senior staff writer Tammy Wells can be contacted at 324-4444 local Call in Sanford or 282-1535, ext. 327 or . By Dina mendr0s staff writer Biddeford a organizers of the 2013 Chalk on the walk fall arts festival Hope the ninth year of the event will be bigger than Ever. For the past eight years the event has attracted residents and those from surrounding communities to visit Biddeford a downtown View Chalk Art drawn on main Street sidewalks and Check out local businesses. This year said Delilah Poupore executive director of the downtown revitalization group heart of Biddeford which puts on the annual event she Hopes people from beyond the local area will also come. Chalk on the walk is slated for saturday sept. 21 this year. The Biddeford based arts organization engine is an event partner while the event sponsor is Biddeford savings Bank. When Hob staff and volunteers were meeting to plan for the event said Poupore a we had to decide whether to keep it Small and local or bump it they decided to take the second approach and Are a pushing and promoting Chalk on the walk much More broadly a said Poupore. A were spreading the word for people who thought staff writer old Orchard Beach a Canadian tourists will soon get a new look at one of their favorite vacation destinations thanks to a documentary about old Orchard Beach set to air this upcoming Winter. Orbi xxi productions spent aug. 10-14 filming in town for Historia a French Canadian history Cable Channel. Assistant director Pierre Alexis Jasmin said the footage will be part of a documentary series called plus grand que nature a which translates to a bigger than nature a and will air on Historia in Early 2014. Jasmin said the film will focus on the history of old Orchard Beach with a French Canadian Angle. Many canadians have vacationed Here been to the pier the shops downtown and the Beach but they done to know the history of old Orchard Beach and the changes it has seen Over time he said. Jasmin said the document senior College from Page a1 America and the second a French cooking class. Beaupre teaches at the senior College he said because he likes meeting people. As Well he said it revives his interest in the topics. I he conversational French course will allow the Novice to speak a few sentences in French he said. It is conversation with some cultural background but does not delve into grammar he said. Lorraine Masure a longtime theater Buff started teaching a about coming to Biddeford but Haven to that maybe this will be the event to bring them the purpose of the event is a to bring kids and their families downtown for a Day of fun Quot said Hob president Holly Culloton. A looking at the Chalk Art people witness firsthand All the things going on in the each year during Chalk on the walk artists Are matched up with sidewalk squares sponsored by local businesses and adorn the downtown with creative Chalk drawings. Visitors Are encouraged to View All the drawings As Well As take part in a number of activities which include live music a Community Chalk mural on Adams Street near City Hall Pony rides face painting bungee jumping performances and More. In addition to trying to attract More people to the event said Poupore the number and Type of events will be expanded. Artists and craters Are invited to sell their work at the event. A a we re playing with the arts idea from Many different aspects a said Poupore. More interactive events Are also planned such As a Latte Art Competition among baristas at tary will go a Aback and Forth Between the present and the past showing what the Seaside town looks like today and giving some historical background of the town. The documentary will feature interviews with historians including old Orchard Beach town historian Dan Blaney and Biddeford historian Norman Beaupr�. It will also talk about the hospitality Industry in old Orchard Beach and tourists from Canada who come Back every year following three French Canadian families. Suzanne Beaulieu and Marc Bourassa husband and wife owners of the Xebec 3 hotel Are featured on the documentary. Beaulieu from Quebec said she has lived in old Orchard Beach for 32 years and her parents began a hotel business in old Orchard Beach in the 1960s. Beaulieu said she talked about the history of her family in old Orchard Beach and the Crew interviewed some of her customers from Quebec. Series on Broadway musicals for senior College four years ago. This years offering will include discussions about Chicago be miserable Mamma Mia and More. A i love it a said Masure about senior College. A a it a so much some other courses offered this fall include a Broadway comes to Springvale or Saco if you re taking the course Therea guide to the enjoyment of wine a a the Money class a a psychology looks at the movies a a bring a Book to breakfast a a researching elements books Coffee Beer a Blacksmith demonstration and a random acts of kindness led by Michael Chase founder of the kindness Center. A kindness matters is the theme of this years Chalk on the walk said Poupore. Festivities will kick off with a fundraiser for the after school program Joyful Harvest neighbourhood Center and the Stone soup food pantry on Friday. Chase will be the special guest speaker. Artists Are also encouraged to reflect on the themes of kindness to self kindness to others and kindness to our planet when creating their Chalk drawings said Poupore. Nonprofits Are also invited to put up informational and activity tables. Those wishing to Volunteer As an artist sponsor a Square sign up As a Vendor or nonprofits that want to set up a Booth should visit the website . The 2013 Chalk on the walk fall arts festival will take place saturday sept. 21,10 . To 3 . On main and Alfred streets in Biddeford. A staff writer Dina Mendros can be contacted at 282-1535, ext. 324 or . She said at first she was a bit nervous but the Crew was very Nice Friendly and they put her at ease. She said she spoke in French her native language which made it easier. A it was fun a she said. Old Orchard Beach is a popular vacation destination for canadians particularly those who live in Quebec and Jasmin said his own family has vacationed at old Orchard Beach for Many years. A a in a sure this show will be very popular in Quebec a said Jasmin. Jasmin said old Orchard Beach is one of the closest beaches for those in Montreal and Quebec City. In the 1800s, the grand trunk Railroad brought passengers from Montreal to old Orchard Beach. Also travellers from Canada could find people who spoke French so it a Felt a Little bit like a staff writer Liz Gotthelf can be contacted at 282-1535, ext. 325 or . A its so much Lorraine Masure your family tree and a great decisions a among others. For More information about York county senior College Call 282-4030 or email info<2> . A senior staff writer Tammy Wells can be contacted at 282-1535, ext. 327, 324-4444 or Twells journal to Bune. Com. J new England denture Center of we done to need to be the first clinic you see but let us be your last. Same Day repairs and relies we accept Maine care aspire and care credit. 291 Alfred Street Biddeford a 286-9500 v. A in Ujj amp i the bed Paic amp i Foa Anta of a Odif neku i Auto appearance body shop Quality repairs at discount prices we guarantee All our work. We service All makes and models. We can save you your deductible. 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