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  • Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 10:00am

    Join the two sister churches, the Second Congregational Church of Warren and the Warren Baptist Church as we worship together outdoors under the tent in the Woolen Mill Park in Warren on Sunday June 27th at 10am.  Rev. Bette Bond from the Second Congregational Church will be officiating with music provided by the Warren Baptist Church.

    Chairs will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own. 

    For more information call 207.273.2338 

  • Wednesday, June 22, 2022 - 7:30pm

    West Bay Rotary would like to thank Williams CPA Group for being a GOLD annual sponsor of our events, including the recent Duck Derby and Community Yard Sale. 

  • Wednesday, June 22, 2022 - 2:15pm

    As for-sale inventory remains a limiting factor, home values continue to climb. Statistics shared by Maine Listings show the statewide median sales price (MSP) reached $350,000 in May 2022, an increase of 14.75 percent over May of last year. The MSP indicates that half of the homes were sold for more and half sold for less. Sales eased 11.97 percent statewide, comparing May 2022 to May 2021.

  • Wednesday, June 22, 2022 - 10:00am

    Come hear recording artist, Jenny Lou Drew this evening at OPI 6:00 to 9:00pm. For more information call 207-633-4200.

  • Wednesday, June 22, 2022 - 8:30am

    Ocean Point Inn invites you to come spend the evening with the very talented Derek Gannett. Derek is a multitalented guitarist, singer, drummer and harp player and a member of the School Street Band.  Derek will perform from 6:30 to 8:30pm Thursday evening. Come join us for drinks and dinner by the ocean! For more information call 207-633-4200.  www.oceanpointinn.com

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    Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 4:15pm

     

     

     

  • Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 1:30pm

    Originally from China, Wurui Dunn brings international expertise and experience to her role as a sales agent at Newcastle Realty. Currently a resident of Wiscasset, Wurui has a strong appreciation of the unique domestic architecture found here in Maine. With decades of experience working in the antiques business, Wurui has a keen eye for seeing both value and potential as they stand which gives her a leading edge when serving real estate clients. 

  • Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 7:30am

    Anna Moorman, a member of the benefits team at Allen Insurance and Financial specializing in individual health insurance and Medicare, is now a licensed life & health insurance consultant in Maine.

  • Monday, June 20, 2022 - 1:15pm

    Visit us during Warren Days Friday June 24th and Saturday June 25th.

    SCCW church members will be supporting our community during Warren Days.  We will be:

  • JennyLou Drew this Wednesday at OPI
    Monday, June 20, 2022 - 11:15am

    Ocean Point Inn invites you to come hear the very talented JennyLou Drew in the lounge at Ocean Point Inn this Wednesday evening from 6:00 to 9:00pm. For more information call 207-633-4200.  www.oceanpointinn.com

  • Sunday, June 19, 2022 - 6:30pm

    At the recent Awards Night of Camden Hills Regional High School, West Bay Rotary awarded scholarships to graduates Matalin Luce and Rory Carlson. Luce  will be attending Hawaii Pacific University and Carlson will be attending the Maine Maritime Academy.

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    Sunday, June 19, 2022 - 11:30am

    We want to thank the Chamber of Commerce, First National Bank, and all of our new friends who came out to celebrate the Grand Opening of Pedego Boothbay Harbor on June 11. You’ve welcomed us into this amazing community with open hearts and open arms and we really appreciate it.

  • Friday, June 17, 2022 - 7:00am

    Deb McDonald,  a member of the business insurance team at Allen Insurance and Financial, has earned the designation of Certified Insurance Counselor, one of the insurance industry’s most highly respected designations.

    Deb is an account manager, working with businesses across Maine and the U.S.

  • Dave and Chris Gagne Tonight
    Thursday, June 16, 2022 - 9:00am

    Come hear the soulful sounds of local favorites Dave and Chris Gagne from 7:00 to 9:00pm this evening at Ocean Point Inn. 

  • Wednesday, June 15, 2022 - 10:00am

    RUN ON YOUR SCHEDULE!
    Rockland Harbor YMCA

    Join today! After Hours Memberships only $25 per month! After Hours launches on Saturday, June 18th. For questions or to active your membership, please stop by or give the friendly folks at the Y a call - 236.3375. 

  • Wednesday, June 15, 2022 - 9:30am

    BE YOU. BE COOL. BELONG!

  • Paces for PAWS 5k
    Wednesday, June 15, 2022 - 9:00am

    Looking for an excuse to check out the Belfast Rail Trail? Now’s your chance. On June 18th, we invite you to join PAWS Animal Adoption Center for the 5th Annual Paces for PAWS 5K and 1-mile fun walk / walk-a-thon.  Held on the Belfast Rail Trail, this event is open to all ages and the dogs too!  All dogs must have a current rabies tag to participate.

  • outside deck, breakfast, music, coctails
    Wednesday, June 15, 2022 - 8:30am

    All we heard was people wanted a breakfast place.... So what did we do?? We opened for breakfast Wednesday thru Sunday at 7am!!!  Let’s get with the program and show us we did the right thing!!

  • Alison Langley, Camden Yacht Club, boating, 2022
    Wednesday, June 15, 2022 - 7:15am

    The Camden Yacht Club invites the public to a series of free Wednesday evening seminars in July and August.

    Four one-hour presentations will offer unique takes on boating in Penobscot Bay and beyond. Everyone is invited to attend these gatherings, which start at 7 p.m. and include plenty of time for questions and answers.

    Here’s the line-up:

  • Wednesday, June 15, 2022 - 7:00am

    Host Patrick Chamberlin brings stories from entrepreneurs and business leaders from across the state. In this episode, we hear from Tom Welch of Mainely Handrails.

    You can listen and learn more at AllenIF.com/podcast.

  • Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 4:45pm

    On Sunday, June 5, 2022 Bay Chamber Concerts and Music School presented its annual Young Stars of Maine Prizewinners Concert at the Rockport Opera House. An enthusiastic audiences filled the hall to see eight talented young students from Maine perform works from classical to jazz to contemporary and pop. Prizes of $1000 each were awarded to 5 soloists and three members of a piano trio.

  • PAWS Spring Fling Golf Tournament
    Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 1:00pm

    PAWS SPRING FLING GOLF TOURNAMENT BENEFITS AT-RISK CATS AND DOGS

    CAMDEN – PAWS Animal Adoption Center is hitting the green this June for its third annual Spring Fling Golf Tournament, generously hosted by the Rockland Golf Club.

  • Monday, June 13, 2022 - 8:45am
    Ocean Point Inn and Resort is delighted to welcome back Irish born Multi Instrumentalist, Singer Songwriter, Gabriel Donohue, who will perform on Wednesday evening! June 15th  from 6:00-8:00pm at the Inn.  Gabriel performs mostly on guitar and piano but also plays many more instruments from bouzouki/mandolin to irish and exotic percussion. 

  • Black woman rejoicing at a laptop
    Friday, June 10, 2022 - 1:33pm

    Belfast, Maine — Registration is now open for a five-week professional development program, Grant Writing Essentials, through the University of Maine Hutchinson Center. The fee for this online, instructor-led program is $895. Need-based scholarships are available. Sessions are 9 a.m.–noon on five consecutive Fridays, Jul. 8, 15, 22, 29 and Aug. 5, 2022.

  • Friday, June 10, 2022 - 9:00am

       Meeting Recording Link:  Here is the “Basic Training for the Gift of Prophecy” teaching for June 9th, called “Created to Hear.” I also taught on rivers of living waters that flow from your innermost in the power of love to others that manifest the sweet fragrance of Christ.  https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/718763843/ea29565f71

  • Friday, June 10, 2022 - 12:00am

    ROCKPORT, Maine—Spring in Maine means housecleaning, yard sales, and... shredding! Now you can do all three and support local nonprofit organizations, thanks to West Bay Rotary’s “Donate It... Buy It... Shred It!” fundraiser Saturday June 4th from 9-1 p.m. The fundraiser is being held in partnership with Midcoast Recreation Center (MRC), located at 535 West Street (Route 90) in Rockport.

  • Thursday, June 9, 2022 - 6:30pm

    Thanks to the generous support of First National Bank, the West Bay Rotary annual Shred It! event was another rousing success. Over $2,000 was raised at last weekend’s event hosted by Midcoast Recreation Center.

  • Wednesday, June 8, 2022 - 11:30am

    Two Prophetic Tidbits

    1. Don’t pursue the Lord’s power, but His love. His power flows from love. Seek His presence, and you will find His love where power flows.

     

    1.  True Love, that arises from the heart of the Father, is both the door and the pathway to everything we do and accomplish.
  • Camden Rotary Club, The Right Track, Music by the Sea, Camden Library Amphitheatre
    Wednesday, June 8, 2022 - 7:15am

    Camden Rotary Club’s annual Music by the Sea Celebration returns to downtown Camden Monday, July 4th, with an afternoon and evening of live performances by Maine-based musicians. 

  • Monday, June 6, 2022 - 7:45am

    Successes achieved and challenges faced.  Hear from entrepreneurs and business leaders in Maine on the new Allen Insurance and Financial Navigating Life’s Risks and Rewards podcast.

    With a new episode dropping every three weeks or so, host Patrick Chamberlin brings stories from guests from across the state.

  • graphic of a road with Volunteers Needed
    Friday, June 3, 2022 - 11:30am

    Volunteers are needed for Trekkers 5K Fundraiser on

    Sunday, June 12

    Check-in starts at 7AM and the race goes until about 11AM.
    Reach out to info@trekkers.org if interested in helping out - we appreciate it!

    Needs:
    Water Table Attendees
    Timer Helpers
    Intersection Monitors

  • Thursday, June 2, 2022 - 1:45pm

    Spring in Maine means housecleaning, yard sales, and... shredding! This Saturday you can do all three and support local and international charities, thanks to West Bay Rotary’s “Donate It... Buy It... Shred It!” fundraiser in partnership with Midcoast Recreation Center (MRC) in Rockport.

  • Lincoln Home Assisted Living Damariscotta River Midcoast Maine
    Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 11:00am

    We enjoyed a lot of sunshine, laughter, and activities last month at our beautiful home on the River.

  • Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 9:15am

    Originally from central New Jersey, Ericka has spent the last 20+ years exploring the countless scenic wonders that Maine has to offer. After many years of searching and dreaming, Ericka and her family purchased a home in the mid-coast with the help of Newcastle Realty. Ericka’s positive experience working with the respected real estate provider was instrumental in her decision to join the Newcastle Realty team. 

  • beer, craft beer, dogs, deck
    Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 8:30am

    One-Eyed Olly is a red IPA brewed by Boothbay Craft Brewery and it is not only delicious but it is going to go a long way to get Shane’s boy Olly the cocker spaniel his cataract surgery!! Join us for the entire month of June as we pour this amazing beer with 100% of the proceeds going towards getting Olly his sight back.  Any proceeds over and above will be donated to Action For Animals Maine!! 

  • outside deck, breakfast, music, coctails
    Tuesday, May 31, 2022 - 12:30pm

    One-Eyed Olly Red IPA created by Boothbay Craft Brewery has landed at Brady’s and we are well on our way to making our goal for Olly’s cataract surgery. Join us the entire month of June for a pint of this delicious brew and help Shane’s dog see again.

  • Tuesday, May 31, 2022 - 12:29pm

    Belfast, Maine — Registration is open for an online professional development workshop, Engaging Your Critical Thinking Skills, offered on June 17 from 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET via Zoom through the University of Maine Hutchinson Center in Belfast and the UMaine Business School. The cost is $150 per person.

  • Monday, May 30, 2022 - 12:45pm

    Spring Roll-Out at Owls Head Transportation Museum

    Saturday, June 11 and Sunday, June 12
    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Owls Head Transportation Museum
    117 Museum Street
    Owls Head, Maine  04854
    United States

    Leave winter in the rear view and cruise-on over to OHTM. Join us in celebrating the kick-off the 2022 show season!

    This year’s show features the following special vehicle demonstrations:

  • Monday, May 30, 2022 - 7:15am

    The 2022 Duck Derby went off without a hitch, although there were plenty of feathers flying throughout the race. Some impressive strategies were in evidence, too, as contestants demonstrated a variety of flocking techniques, some drafting, piroettes, and, when all else failed, even dunking. Few made it to the finish without a few bumps and bruises. Spectators lined Camden Harbor, cheering on their favorites under bright, sunny afternoon skies.

  • Sunday, May 29, 2022 - 6:15am

    This Sunday, May 29th at 2:00 p.m., West Bay Rotary's Duck Derby presents your chance to have some fun, win some fabulous prizes and support local charities all at the same time. Tickets are on sale Saturday before race day, May 29th at French & Braun in downtown Camden. Or go to: BuyDuckDerbyTickets.com anytime.

  • Friday, May 27, 2022 - 8:15am

    There are only a few days left to go to BuyDuckDerbyTickets.com for a chance to win!

    This Sunday, May 29th at 2:00 p.m., a lot of feathers are sure to be flying as close to 3,000 West Bay Rotary ducks come over the falls and into Camden Harbor toward the finish line. 

    Here's a list of prizes:

    • 7 nights at the luxurious oceanside Vanderbilt Beach Resort - Naples, Florida ($2,200 value!) PLUS $1,000 travel voucher!

  • Lincoln Home Assisted Living Damariscotta River Midcoast Maine outdoor summer music
    Thursday, May 26, 2022 - 4:15pm
    This year The Lincoln Home, a non-profit, independent and assisted living community, celebrates 95 years of serving seniors and our Lincoln County community. Save these dates to Help Us Celebrate! 
     
  • Wednesday, May 25, 2022 - 12:45pm

    At their annual Selling Season Kick-Off Breakfast held at the Oysterhead Lounge in Newcastle recently, the 33 associates from Cheney Insurance, Newcastle Realty, and Newcastle Vacation Rentals gathered to honor their clients, to welcome spring, and to celebrate the success of their companies, which together make up the Cheney Financial Group.

  • Monday, May 23, 2022 - 8:30pm

    This Sunday, May 29th at 2:00 p.m., a lot of feathers are sure to be flying as 3,000 West Bay Rotary ducks come over the falls and into Camden Harbor toward the finish line. There's still time for you to win. Go to: BuyDuckDerbyTickets.com today!

    Here's a list of prizes:

    • 7 nights at the luxurious oceanside Vanderbilt Beach Resort - Naples, Florida ($2,200 value!) PLUS $1,000 travel voucher!

  • Spirit of America Foundation, Camden Rotary Club, Vicki Doudera, Jonathan Goss
    Sunday, May 22, 2022 - 7:30am

    Maine State Representative Vicki Doudera has presented a Spirit of America Foundation Award to the Camden Rotary Club to recognize its service to the community.

  • Friday, May 20, 2022 - 1:45pm

    Prices for single-family existing homes in Maine saw a jump of 25.36 percent in April 2022 compared to April of last year. Statistics shared by the Maine Association of Realtors indicated the sale of 1,143 homes in April 2022, a decrease of 20.90 percent over April 2021. The statewide median sales price (MSP) for homes sold reached $346,000. The MSP indicates that half of the homes were sold for more and half sold for less.

  • Friday, May 20, 2022 - 12:00pm

    Rockland –Kathryn (Katie) Ebert has begun serving as the new Student Services Coordinator at the UMA Rockland Center.  Katie holds a Master’s degree in Education Leadership and Policy from Portland State University and comes to UMA Rockland with over ten years’ experience advising college students.  Most recently she served as a counselor with UMA’s Early College program for high school students.

  • Friday, May 20, 2022 - 8:00am

    Abraham Dugal, a financial advisor at Allen Insurance and Financial, has achieved the designation of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional. 

    A member of the Allen Financial team since 2015, Dugal works with individuals, families, business and non-profit organizations providing investment management, risk management and financial planning services aligned with helping them to meet their financial goals.

  • Instructors and Co-founders of Racial Equity & Justice Firm, David Patrick and Desiree Vargas
    Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 11:44am

    Belfast, Maine — Registration is now open for a one-day professional development program, Racial Equity, Implicit Bias and Diversity Workshop, on June 10 from 9:30 a.m.–noon ET via Zoom through the University of Maine Hutchinson Center. The fee for this online, instructor-led program is $70.

  • Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 7:30am

    The Camden Rotary Club has announced $27,000 in grants to five organizations this spring.

    MCH Meals on Wheels will receive $10,000 to support the delivery of nutritious meals to homebound seniors and individuals with disabilities. In 2021, MCH staff prepared and coordinated the delivery of 45,641 meals to 280 elderly clients and individuals with disabilities.