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Trekkers benefit from Maine Sport Outfitters’ Non-Profit Weekend

April 18, 2019

Trekkers is excited to announce that Maine Sport Outfitters has donated $1,136 from their fourth non-profit weekend. Employees at Maine Sport Outfitters selected Trekkers to be a beneficiary of one of their four non-profit weekend fundraisers. More...

Coastal Chaos Roller Derby Tournament is April 26-28 at MRC

April 16, 2019

Rockland’s own Rock Coast Rollers roller derby league are proud to host the 5th annual Coastal Chaos roller derby tournament on April 26th, 27th, and 28th at the Midcoast Recreation Center in Rockport. This Women's Flat Track Derby Association-recognized tournament is the only one of its kind in the state of Maine.

We are thrilled to host 8 teams from the Northeastern United States and Canada as they compete for the Lighthouse Trophy. Tickets will be sold at the door for $10 per day, with free admission for kids ages 12 and under. This year the Rock Coast Rollers will be donating a portion of the proceeds to Belmont Fire and Rescue and New Hope for Women. More...

Chamber Legal Breakfast to address Workplace Impacts of Marijuana Legalization

April 15, 2019

The Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce and Eaton Peabody are pleased to offer their latest Legal Breakfast, with the topic of Workplace Impacts of Marijuana Legalization. The event will be held on Tuesday, April 30, at 16 Bay View Hotel in Camden, with registration and continental breakfast beginning at 8:00 am, and the presentation will run from 8:30 am to 10:00 am. More...

First National Bank invests $50,000 to support the Camden Public Library

April 11, 2019

First National Bank has pledged $50,000 to support the Camden Public Library. Executives from First National Bank presented the Camden Public Library with a check to support the long-term sustainability of the library and its capacity to create young readers, foster lifelong learning, and sustain its historic building and parks, today and into the future. More...

Camden Opera House presents the Hal McIntyre Orchestra - May 5

April 11, 2019

“The Band America Loves,” the McIntyre Orchestra returns to the Camden Opera House just in time for Mother's Day! With a lineage straight to the top of the Big Band headliners, The Hal McIntyre Orchestra takes you on a Sentimental Journey of the American spirit.

General Admission tickets $28 advance, $30 at the door. Available online at www.camdenoperahouse.com, and at the door 1 hour prior to the start of performance.
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Annual TLC Day in the Amphitheatre - April 20

April 11, 2019

Dave Jackson (pictured) will lead the annual TLC Day in the Amphitheatre and Harbor Park on Saturday, April 20, at 9:00 am, in preparation for Earth Day 2019. “Volunteers are needed!” says Jackson, director of the library’s parks. “Bring rakes and other hand tools, and a good pair of work gloves, and be prepared to pitch in. We can spruce up the Park and Amphitheatre in no time.” Call Cayla Miller at the Camden Public Library at 236-3440 with any questions. The cleanup is scheduled for 9:00 am to noon. More...

Amos Lee completes Savage Oakes Vineyard and Winery summer concert series

April 11, 2019

This summer’s lineup for the concert series at Savage Oakes Vineyard and Winery in Union is now complete. Singer/songwriter Amos Lee will bring his soulful folk to Savage Oakes Saturday, July 27 at 7pm. More...

United Midcoast Charities offers Track Your Impact data workshop

April 11, 2019

United Midcoast Charities is pleased to announce the next offering in its free educational series for local nonprofits, Learn with UMC. Presenters from University of Southern Maine’s Data Innovation Project will offer a Track Your Impact workshop, designed to help nonprofits use data to achieve their intended impact, on May 8 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the United Farmers Market in Belfast. More...

West Bay Rotary eWaste+ Event is April 20th

April 11, 2019

West Bay Rotary's annual eWaste+ collection event fundraiser will be Saturday, April 20th from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, in the parking lot of the old Rockport Elementary School at the corner of Route 1 and Route 90. They will once again be accepting electronic waste, providing secure document shredding with an onsite shredding truck (sponsored by First National Bank), and offering prescription drug disposal with the help of local police. Coastal Opportunities will also be collecting gently used clothing for their upcoming Cash for Clothes Sale during the event. Although there is no cost to participate, this is an important fundraiser for West Bay Rotary and your contributions are their only source of income for this event. Net proceeds will benefit charities and non-profit organizations. More...

Midcoast Interact Couples with One Less Worry

April 11, 2019

Students from the Midcoast Interact Club recently assisted One Less Worry, a nonprofit that provides pads, tampons and essential grooming products to Knox County residents in need. During a one-hour “packing party,” students prepared enough items for one month of deliveries to area food pantries and schools and donated $200 dollars for future purchases. Director Sharon Hobson notes that over 70,000 pads and tampons have been distributed to twenty locations this year alone. More...