VillageSoup, Pen Bay Pilot advance Hutchinson Center’s public speaking and virtual presentations program

VillageSoup and the Penobscot Bay Pilot advanced the University of Maine Hutchinson Center’s two-part professional development program about public speaking and virtual presentations. Distinguished Toastmaster Tom Dowd will lead the session, Practical Public Speaking & Virtual Presentations, at 6–9 p.m. Nov. 9. This program, held via live Zoom session, will help participants gain the confidence and skills to adapt to the ever-evolving need to conduct business online. For more information, to register or request a reasonable accommodation or need-based scholarship application, contact Michelle Patten, 207.338.8002;, or visit the Hutchinson Center website.