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Trekkers Expands Staff with Program Director and Director of Development

October 12, 2018

Trekkers, a local outdoor-based youth mentoring organization, is pleased to announce that Kate Elmes and Rob Reilly have both joined the Trekkers team in September. More...

Dr. Hebert celebrates 30 years with Open House - October 25

October 12, 2018

Join Dr. Hebert, Donna, and Vicky for an OPEN HOUSE as they celebrate 30 years of providing quality eye care to mid-coast Maine. Drop by anytime between 3:00 to 6:00 PM on Thursday, October 25, 2018. There will be refreshments and prizes. More...

Hutchinson Center offers professional development program on public speaking

October 12, 2018

A professional development program, Public Speaking for Business and More, will be offered Nov. 2, 8 a.m.–3:30 p.m. at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center. Nonprofit leaders, business leaders, educators, municipal officials, members of the clergy and others interested in becoming a better, more effective speaker are invited to register. More...

“China’s View of the World—and of America”

October 12, 2018

The Camden Conference presents Stephen Harder at the Camden Public Library on Tuesday, October 23 at 7 pm. This event is free and open to all. His talk “China’s View of the World – and of America” discusses important aspects of Chinese history, culture, economics and politics that shape a Chinese view of the world – and the Chinese view of America. More...

Ruef-Lindquist spoke on Women and Philanthropy

October 12, 2018

Sarah Ruef-Lindquist, JD, CTFA, a financial planner at Allen Insurance and Financial in Camden, recently spoke on Women and Philanthropy at Maine Planned Giving Council's conference held in South Portland attended by approximately 150 professionals involved in the gift planning industry. More...

UMaine Hutchinson Center hosts Cold Comfort Theater’s performance of “A Voice of My Own”

October 12, 2018

The University of Maine Hutchinson Center will host Elinor Jones’ “A Voice of My Own” presented by Belfast’s Cold Comfort Theater on Nov. 9, Nov. 10, Nov. 16 and Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. “A Voice of My Own” is the story of women writers spanning time from Sappho to the present. The play presents the writers’ triumphs as well as the ridicule they endured as females. The performance will be accompanied by vocals, guitar, flute, autoharp, keyboard and fiddle. More...

Donation Center at Knox County Homeless Coalition Closed the week of October 15, 2018

October 12, 2018

The Knox County Homeless Coalition will not be accepting donations the week of October 15, 2018 so that staff and volunteers can do an annual cleaning, inventory and switch over of seasonal items in our donation center. Though the donation center will not be open that week, clients who have an immediate need can connect with their case manager to get required items. Partner vouchers will not be accepted that week. More...

Author Myers Discusses Revolutionary War Hero Deborah Sampson

October 12, 2018

In 1782, during the final clashes of the Revolutionary War, one of our young nation’s most valiant and beloved soldiers was, secretly, a woman. When Deborah Samson disguised herself as a man and joined the Continental Army, she wasn’t just fighting for America’s independence—she was fighting for her own. Author Alex Myers will be at the Camden Public Library on Sunday, October 21 at 2:00 pm to delve into the history behind Sampson's life, Revolutionary War-era America, as well as historical and contemporary gender roles. More...

Katie Matzell and Jason Spooner at the Camden Opera House - Nov. 3

October 11, 2018

In stark contrast to the temperatures that accompany the Autumn season, the career trajectories of Portland-based songwriters Katie Matzell and Jason Spooner are visibly heating up by the day. The pair of talented performers looks forward to joining forces at The Camden Opera House as part of the venue’s celebrated MaineMadeMusic Series for live dynamic sets with their respective bands on Saturday, November 3rd. Doors open at 7pm; show starts at 7:30pm. Tickets are $14, General Admission. More...

Camden National Bank introduces online small business borrowing with launch of BusinessTouch

October 11, 2018

Camden National Bank announced recently the launch of BusinessTouchTM, a new online loan application system designed to make the borrowing process faster and easier for businesses. The system will provide instant decisions on approvals for loans up to $75,000 and for lines of credit up to $25,000. Once a loan is approved, the customer will work with one of Camden National Bank’s business lenders to fund the loans, a process that can happen in as little as one business day. Camden National Bank is the first Maine-based bank to offer an instant decision via a digital loan application. More...