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Rockland Partners Launch a Community Conversation

February 11, 2021

Make sure your voice is heard! Join us on Wednesday, February 24 for a Community Conversation centered around the question: How can we continue to make Rockland a welcoming place for everyone? Hosted on the Rockland Public Library Zoom on February 24th, from 6 to 8pm. More...

Bid on the Art You Love

February 10, 2021

Just in time for Valentine's Day, CMCA is partnering with the online auction house Artsy to present Art You Love, its annual benefit fine art auction. Featuring more than 50 works of art by leading and emerging artists connected with Maine, the auction is an opportunity to purchase works you LOVE—and support CMCA's exhibitions and educational programming. Bidding opens at noon on Friday, February 12, at cmcanow.org/auction, and continues through noon on Friday, February 26. More...

Maine Media Workshops + College welcomes new Program Coordinator

February 9, 2021

Maine Media Workshops + College is excited to welcome Devin Fletcher as our new Program Coordinator. An administrator, producer, and artist proudly from Warren, Maine, Devin Fletcher is excited to return to the Midcoast after almost a decade spent based in New York City and Boston. More...

Paul DeOrsay discusses “Arctic Exploration, Science, and the Inuit”

February 9, 2021

The Camden Conference, Penobscot Marine Museum, and the Belfast Free Library will present Paul DeOrsay on Wednesday, February 17th at 6pm for a repeat performance of his popular program on Arctic exploration, science, and the Inuit. This event will be open to all on Zoom. More...

UMaine Hutchinson Center/New Hope for Women team up for Training Programs

February 9, 2021

The University of Maine Hutchinson Center, in partnership with New Hope for Women of Rockland, will offer two online sessions of Intimate Partner/Domestic Violence Intervention Training for Mental Health Professionals on Feb. 11–12 and March 9–10. These two-day programs, from 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. each day, are designed for social workers, substance abuse counselors and other mental health professionals, as well as clergy, police officers and first responders. The fee is $150 per person; $60 per University of Maine student. More...

Aldermere Farm offers free Sap to Syrup Program

February 9, 2021

Cabin fever setting in? Looking for a sweet pick-me-up? During the month of March, Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) invites all ages to try out making maple syrup from scratch (i.e. sap) at Aldermere Farm, 70 Russell Ave in Rockport. Individuals or groups may sign up to assist with the collecting sap on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00-4:30 PM. More...

Vintage Room for your Valentine

February 5, 2021

Treat your loved one to a romantic 5 course dinner (shown below) with wine pairings this Valentine’s Day. Limited seating available at our 6pm dinner in Vintage Room at 16 Bay View, Camden. This year, you can also indulge in a Valentine’s Wine Dinner Box to enjoy in your home. More...

Library Film Club Celebrates Black History Month

February 4, 2021

On Friday, February 19, at 4:00 pm, the Camden Public Library’s Friday Film Club will meet on Zoom to discuss two powerful and critically-acclaimed films that explore the ongoing struggles of African Americans to gain social equality. The selections are Loving (2016, 2 hr 3 min, PG) and I Am Not Your Negro (2016, 1 hr 34 min, PG-13). Email jpierce@librarycamden.org to request details for how to view the films and to receive a Zoom link to participate. You should plan on viewing the film before the club meeting. More...

AIO FILL THE STRAND Event Success!

February 4, 2021

On Monday, January 18, 2021 AIO Food and Energy Assistance hosted its first FILL THE STRAND food and funds drive to benefit AIO’s Food Assistance, Energy Assistance and Weekend Meal Programs. The day was significant as a national day of service, honoring Martin Luther King Jr. The goal was to fill every seat in the theater with a bag of food or funds for food; with the overwhelming support from the community AIO was able to fill the theater three times! More...

SoundCheck has Scott Cleveland Duo

February 4, 2021

Camden Opera House’s SoundCheck series of audience-free livestreams continues Friday, Feb.12, with a 7:30 p.m. concert by the Scott Cleveland Duo. The show will be streamed live from the opera house stage to its Facebook page and is free to enjoy, no tickets or RSVP necessary. More...