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Prepare to Be in Awe of Bats at Camden Public Library

September 15, 2017

“Bat Exceptionalism: Prepare to Be in Awe of Bats” presented by Annie Kassler. This marks the start of the Midcoast Maine Audubon Fall 2017 speaker series at the Camden Public Library, on Thursday, September 21 at 7:00 pm. The series will continue on Third Thursdays throughout the winter. More...

Jim Krosschell Author Event, Camden Public Library

September 15, 2017

Jim Krosschell will be at the Camden Public Library on Thursday, September 28 at 7:00 pm to celebrate his bookOne Man's Maine. Sherman's Books will be on hand at the event to sell copies of the books, and Krosschell will be available to sign copies. More...

Jack A. Frost joins Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as VP/Director of Community Giving

September 15, 2017

Jack A. Frost will be joining Bar Harbor Bankshares in October 2017 as Vice President, Director of Community Giving. His office will be located at 135 High Street in Ellsworth, Maine. Jack will oversee the Bank’s charitable giving efforts across all the Bank’s markets including Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. More...

Unification Community Forum Announced

September 13, 2017

Coastal Healthcare Alliance, which includes Pen Bay Medical Center (PBMC), Pen Bay Physicians & Associates, Quarry Hill Retirement Community, Knox Center, Waldo County General Hospital (WCGH), Waldo County Medical Partners and Penobscot Shores Retirement Community, has been in preliminary unification discussions with other MaineHealth member organizations. This reorganization, or unification proposal, would create a single, system-wide Board of Trustees for MaineHealth and combined financial structure. It would leave in place local boards that would retain significant responsibility for the hospital services and other care delivered in local communities. More...

Maine Open Winery Day 2017 – September 16th

September 13, 2017

On September 16th, wineries across the state will be hosting tastings, tours, and special events to celebrate Maine Open Winery Day. It’s an opportunity for Maine’s winemakers to showcase their wineries and for customers to learn more about making wine from traditional and not-so-traditional products. More...

UMaine Hutchinson Center Announces Mindful Leadership Certificate Program

September 13, 2017

A two-day workshop focused on mindful leadership in professional and workplace settings will be offered this fall at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center at 80 Belmont Ave., Belfast. At the Mindful Leadership workshop, to be held 8:30 a.m. –3:30 p.m. Oct. 13 and Oct. 27, attendees will practice mindfulness meditation, learn competencies of mindful leadership and discuss strategies for being calmer, more clear-minded and emotionally aware in the workplace. More...

Art Walk & Talk with Constance Kiermaier at Bartlett Woods

September 13, 2017

The Art at Bartlett exhibition program marks the arrival of Fall with a free public Art Walk & Talk by resident artist Constance Kiermaier on Friday, September 22nd, 5-7PM at Bartlett Woods Retirement Community, 20 Bartlett Drive in Rockland. The longtime MidCoast resident and teacher will discuss her current show installed in three public spaces at the 55+ apartment facility. Light refreshments will be served. More...

“Promoting a Positive Workplace and Community Culture” Certificate Program at UMaine Hutchinson Center

September 13, 2017

A Relational Health Certificate Program, “Promoting a Positive Workplace & Community Culture,” will be offered in eight day-long sessions, Oct. 20–May 18 at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center. Educational leaders, executive directors, administrators, elected officials, select and school board members, non-profit leaders, human resource professionals, and those interested in developing skills to create a more positive community, are invited to register. More...

Mid-Coast School of Technology announces Fall Adult Ed Courses

September 13, 2017

Our Fall ‘17 Adult Ed courses keep your hands and mind engaged, right here at MCST. View all our current courses online: www.midcoastadulted.com. Join the student trend; give us a call with questions or to enroll: 596-7752 opt 3. More...

Help Feed Seniors Now™ During Hunger Action Month

September 12, 2017

At least one in nine seniors is at-risk of going hungry due to the inability to obtain sufficient food for their household or having to choose between food and medical care according to Feeding America. During September, National Hunger Action Month, Comfort Keepers® in Damariscotta, ME is asking the community to make food donations to the Feed Seniors NowTM food drive to help local seniors and raise awareness for this growing epidemic that impacts millions of older Americans trying to remain healthy and independent. More...