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Camden Public Library Celebrates Children's Book Week

April 20, 2018

The Camden Public Library invites the community to join in the celebration of Children’s Book Week, April 30 to May 6. Children's Book Week, supported by First National Bank, is an annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading. Focused on children of all ages, and their parents and caregivers, Children’s Book Week celebrates every child as a reader. More...

Aldermere Farm unveils new calves May 5

April 20, 2018

Saturday, May 5 Aldermere Farm, a preserve of Maine Coast Heritage Trust, will open its doors and barnyard to the public during Calf Unveiling Day to introduce the newest members of Aldermere’s Belted Galloway herd. From 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Aldermere Farm, located at 20 Russell Avenue in Rockport, will host behind-the-scenes tours of the barnyard to visit with the nineteen Belted Galloway calves and a chance to see Aldermere's 4-H club in action. More...

Lasansky Studio of Dance and Dance Theater Ensemble at Camden Opera House on May 5

April 18, 2018

The Lasansky Studio of Dance together with the Dance Theater Ensemble will finish its season and celebrate its 37th Anniversary with a free, one hour performance open to the community on Saturday, May 5th, at 7 p.m. at the Camden Opera House. Thirty-five dancers will perform twelve dance selections to music as diverse as a Strauss waltz and compositions by Crumb, Hardin, and von Bingen. More...

2018 Paces For PAWS

April 17, 2018

P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center will host the Paces for PAWS 5k Run & 1 Mile Family Fun Walk starting at 8:00 AM on Saturday May 26 at the Belfast Rail Trail. Check-in for the race will begin at 7:00 AM. Interested in taking part but don’t want to run? You can still join in on the fun! The 1 Mile Family Fun Walk will begin at 9:30 AM (please arrive for check-in by 9:00 AM). Walk with your dogs, kids or friends; come out in silly hats or costumes; make it your own and most importantly have some fun! More...

USM School of Music premieres original work and community collaboration “Girl in Six Beats”

April 17, 2018

The University of Southern Maine School of Music announces the premiere of an original work “Girl in Six Beats,” commissioned by Opera Maine and created in collaboration with The Telling Room. USM Opera Workshop students will perform the one-act chamber opera, which features a libretto written by students of The Telling Room. More...

Class for Advanced Spanish Speakers: Color and Its Origins

April 13, 2018

Penobscot Language School in Rockland will offer Color and Its Origins, a three-week class for the advanced Spanish speaker from 5-7 p.m. on three consecutive Wednesdays beginning May 9th. More...

Camden Public Library Celebrates Money Smart Week

April 13, 2018

Money Smart Week is a themed week hosted by libraries all over the country. It is designed to help consumers manage their personal finances better. Programs are offered to all demographics and income levels, and cover all facets of personal finance. The Camden Public Library hosts two programs during Money Smart Week. Both are planned as "Lunch & Learn" style events -- participants may bring a bag lunch if they wish. More...

Free early college summer courses for qualified high school students

April 13, 2018

Through a partnership between the Maine Department of Education and the University of Maine System, tuition will be waived for all qualified high school students to cover full tuition for up to 12 college credits per year.
Starting May 14, the UMaine Hutchinson Center will offer summer courses suitable for rising high school juniors and seniors. Interested students and parents are encouraged to contact Academic Advisor Amy Smith, 207.338.8004, to learn more about the application process. More...

“Welcome Aboard” Business Expo and Job Fair in St. George

April 13, 2018

On Saturday, April 28, the St. George Business Alliance (SGBA) presents its third annual “Welcome Aboard” Business Expo and Job Fair from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the St. George School, Tenants Harbor. The event’s goal is to spotlight local businesses and connect business owners looking for employees with residents looking for work. More than twenty SGBA members will be on hand to discuss their businesses and showcase the range of services and employment opportunities available in St. George. More...

National Expert in Addiction Recovery to speak in Rockland and Rockport on April 18

April 13, 2018

Please Join the Movement in Mid-Coast Maine to Address the Growing Opioid Drug Epidemic. Hear a Presentation by Phil Valentine, National Expert in Addiction Recovery to Cutting-Edge Solutions.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
At 4 PM – Oceanside High School – Rockland
At 7 PM – Camden Regional High School – Rockport