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Christmas Market coming to Guini Ridge Farm

September 30, 2019

Come join our Christmas Market - This holiday season we will be hosting a Christmas Market every Saturday between Thanksgiving & Christmas at our greenhouses in Rockport. We are looking for crafters, artisans and bakers to join us. More...

Knox Museum to Host Free Community Family Harvest Festival

September 30, 2019

On Saturday, October 12 from 10am to 1pm, The General Henry Knox Museum will host a fun-filled harvest festival on the grounds of Montpelier. Free to the community, this family event will feature traditional lawn games, hands-on seasonal craft activities including pumpkin painting and cookie decorating, apple cider and fall inspired treats will be served. Take your photo with General Henry Knox. This event is open to the public and free of charge. More...

Downeaster Fall Trip Ideas

September 19, 2019

Fall is the perfect time to take a ride on the Amtrak Downeaster. Sit back, relax and take in the foliage from the over-sized windows of the train. Experience a quintessential fall in New England at events like the Exeter Powder Keg Beer & Chili Festival. More...

Cold Chocolate Coffeehouse Performance at the Camden Public Library

September 19, 2019

On Thursday, October 3, at 7:00 pm, the Camden Public Library welcomes Cold Chocolate for a library coffeehouse performance. Cold Chocolate is a genre-bending Americana band that fuses folk, funk, and bluegrass to create a unique sound all their own. More...

Grand Opening Thomaston Bike Trail

September 19, 2019

Georges River Land Trust, in partnership with Sidecountry Sports, the Midcoast Chapter of New England Mountain Bike Association (NEMBA), and Threshers Brewing Co., will host the grand opening celebration of the Oyster River Multi-Use Trail in Thomaston on Saturday, September 28 from 12 to 4 pm. This is a free event and all ages are welcome to attend. More...

Sign up today: MCST Adult Ed Classes for Fall

September 19, 2019

Enroll today in courses at MCST Adult Ed. Learn in our new building! View or register on our website: www.midcoastadulted.com. Details are also in our new Fall ‘19 catalog. Or call 596-7752 opt.3 and speak to Heidi or Betsy to register over the phone. Heidi gives a talk on Oct. 7th at 5:30pm for those curious about becoming Adult Ed instructors: FREE. More...

Maine Sport Community Tent & Sleeping Bag Drive Supports KCHC

September 19, 2019

Maine Sport Outfitters recently teamed up with the Knox County Homeless Coalition to hold a tent and sleeping bag drive. Back in July, a community volunteer reached out to Maine Sport to request camping equipment to help provide those in need with temporary comfort and shelter. After a successful shoe drive back in March, Maine Sport decided to bring awareness to this need and opened up their two locations as a drop off spot for gently used tents and sleeping bags. Those who dropped off their used equipment were offered a special discount coupon to buy new tents and sleeping bags. More...

Fall Environmental Book Club – Eager: The Secret Life of Beavers

September 19, 2019

Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District is continuing its Environmental Book Club at Bremen and Appleton libraries with Eager: The Surprising Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter by Ben Goldfarb. Join Rebecca Jacobs to discuss this engaging book, in which environmental journalist Ben Goldfarb highlights the beneficial contributions of beavers, a keystone species with a long history on the North American continent. More...

BHBT appoints Seekins, SVP Treasury Services Sales Manager

September 19, 2019

Jennifer Seekins, has joined Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as Senior Vice President, Treasury Services Sales Manager. Initially working from the Bank’s Hampden, Maine office, Ms. Seekins will lead the Treasury Services Group in providing commercial banking customers with Cash Management and Merchant Services solutions to help them save time, prevent fraud, increase productivity, and maximize earnings on working capital. More...

Grant Writing, Entrepreneur Workshop and more as we celebrate 50 years of adult education!

September 19, 2019

If you have or want to start a small business or non-profit, adult education has the classes you need. Two upcoming offerings you don’t want to miss are Writing Winning Grant Proposals: Nuts, Bolts and Assembly, which begins October 2 for three weeks (three one-night classes plus a week of “homework”), and Entrepreneurship Workshop - Starting Your Own Business, which begins October 9 for five one-night classes. More...