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  • Monday, July 15, 2019 - 9:00am

    At the recent awards night at Camden Hills Regional High School, West Bay Rotary granted scholarships to current year graduates Eleanor Lincoln and Alexis Cutliffe.  Ms. Lincoln plans a course of study in STEM-biology/mathematics at Barnard College.  Ms. Cutliffe plans to major in nursing at Simmons University.

    West Bay Rotary also awarded a scholarship to CHRHS post-graduate Hilary Merrifield who will be a senior majoring in biology/pre-med at The University of Maine in Orono.

  • Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 6:15pm

    Twice a year West Bay Rotary, through our charitable foundation, provides financial support to organizations that work to improve the lives of people in Knox County and the Town of Lincolnville.  The West Bay Rotary Foundation invites applications from non-profits for donations up to $1,500.  The donation request form is available online at www.westbayrotaryofmaine.org and includes instructions and important criteria for submission.  Applicat

  • Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 8:45am

    Update for Eastgate Ministries

  • Friday, July 12, 2019 - 4:30pm

    Row with Megunticook Rowing this summer. For ages 12-112, experienced or novice are welcome to sign up for a variety of program offerings: Learn to Row, Coached Daily Recreational Rowing, Competitive Team, Recreational Adult Team & equipment rentals. Programs run through August 9. Class dates and registration is at: www.MegunticookRowing.org. Megunticook Rowing is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization.

  • Friday, July 12, 2019 - 3:00pm
    Laurie LeBar is the Curator of History and Decorative Arts at the Maine State Museum. Join us on Monday, July 15, from 3:00 - 4:00 for Laurie’s powerpoint presentation showing the kinds of quilts made from 1750 to now. She will explain how she dates quilts using traditional means, comparing fabrics, patterns and stitching.
     
  • Friday, July 12, 2019 - 2:45pm

    Belfast, Maine — More than 50 works by Maine fiber artists will be featured in the exhibit “Hanging by a Thread,” Sept. 6 ­­–Nov. 22 in the H. Allen and Sally Fernald Gallery at the UMaine Hutchinson Center. Works demonstrating techniques and forms will include wall hangings, wearable art, vessels and more.

  • Friday, July 12, 2019 - 12:30pm

    How to Get Ahead in School - Over the Summer!!

    The best way to prepare for a new school year is to show up in September ready to hit the ground running.  Student who prepare for their new courses over the summer have an easier transition because they understand and can recall all that they learned the year before.  How can you help your student achieve that level of readiness?

  • Friday, July 12, 2019 - 9:30am

    Looking for something fun to in the rain?  Join us at Midcoast Escape Rooms at 281 Main Street where a group of family and friend’s work together to solve a series of puzzles, unravel the clues and decipher the codes to escape one of our 4 themed rooms before you are caught!!  Please join us for your next family adventure!!  Book online at midcoastescape.com or midcoastescaperooms.com

  • Friday, July 12, 2019 - 9:30am

    What is an escape room?  It is an immersive live-action puzzle game where you have to work together to unravel the clues and decipher the codes to escape before your hour is up!!  You have to use your mind, your hands and good old-fashioned team-work to escape!  Book your next adventure at midcoastescape.com or midcoastescaperooms.com

  • Lincoln Home Assisted Living Ice Cream Social July 23
    Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 9:00am
    We invite families and friends of all ages to join us Tuesday, JULY 23, at 2:30pm in the Lincoln Home activity room for our Annual Ice Cream Social. Phil Smith, an award-winning magician, with over 30 years of experience in dazzling and delighting audiences of all ages and venues, will provide fun entertainment. 
     
  • Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 8:45am

    Questions about Medicare? Join Anna Moorman and Jo-Ann Neal for an informational seminar, Monday, July 15 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Camden Hills Regional High School as part of Five-Town Adult Education.

  • Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 3:15pm

    Presenter: Steve Lindsay, sculptor

    After moving to St. George, Maine, sculptor Steve Lindsay learned that a big part of Maine’s history is set, literally, in stone. Quarry deep into Maine’s age-old relationship with its famous bedrock granite in this slide-illustrated talk.

    Admission will be free; however, seating is limited, and registration is required. Call 207-301-6116 or email.

    This event is part of Quarry Hill’s

  • Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 3:15pm

    Although loneliness and social isolation can occur at any age, older adults are especially at risk. But is it inevitable or preventable? Reaching beyond stigma, this multi-media and panel-facilitated discussion will shed light on the growing problem of loneliness and how to overcome it. Complimentary continental breakfast.

    Admission will be free; however, registration is required. Call Quarry Hill at 207-921-6116 or email.

  • Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 9:15am

    Belfast, Maine — Registration is open through the University of Maine Hutchinson Center for over 300 undergraduate and graduate courses offered in fall 2019, both live and via distance education (online, ITV and videoconferencing),Sept.3-Dec.13.

    Need-based Hutchinson Center scholarships are available to new and continuing students. The deadline for scholarship applications is Aug. 20.

  • Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 9:00am

    Belfast, Maine — Paintings, fine furniture and sculpture, including a life-size carving of a golden eagle, created by inmates of the Maine State Prison in Warren are featured in the exhibit “From Behind the Wall 2.0,” June 4-Aug. 30 at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center in Belfast. The exhibit is supported by The Art Loft of Rockland, a nonprofit community art center.  

  • Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 9:00am

    Belfast, Maine — Preparation for the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) will be the focus of six weekly classes at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center beginning July 15.

    The course, taught by Mary Smyth, will be held Mondays, 10 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Prep Matters is designed for rising high school juniors and seniors who plan to take the SAT in fall 2019.

  • Monday, July 8, 2019 - 6:00pm

    You’re invited to join guest speaker and internationally acclaimed Author, Tess Gerritsen, and the P.A.W.S. Board of Trustees for the Heroes Gala Thursday, July 11th at 5:30pm at 16 Bay View in Camden.

  • Friday, July 5, 2019 - 3:00pm

    James Pegolotti will talk about the life and songs of Judy Garland on Monday, July 8,  from 3:00 - 4:00pm.  Jim has been providing programs about the great songs of the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s for many years.  He spent 40 years in the academic world.  In his retirement, he sharpened his piano skills and developed programs that use video segments to provide audiences with songs from Broadway and movie musicals.

  • Friday, July 5, 2019 - 12:48pm

    WinsMor Garage Door Co. Installed 2, 9x9 Stamped Steel Haas Model 664 Carriage House Garage Doors on Isleboro.
    With over 35 years in the Garage Door business you can feel confident that your Garage Door will be installed right the 1st time which is why at WinsMor Garage Door Co. we offer a 2 year guarantee on our installations.

  • Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 5:00pm

    Join us for Strand On The Air: Summer Fun Special, the latest live radio variety show produced by the Strand Theatre! This 90 minute show will include music, comedy, drama, and special guests, all performed in front of a live studio audience and broadcast by WRFR.

  • Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 12:30pm

     

    At 11 am, July 14, Pastor Chellie Wiley of the John Street United Methodist Church will lead an outdoor worship service for everyone in the Gazebo at Merryspring Gardens, 30 Conway Road, Camden.   In case of rain we will worship at the church on 98 John Street, Camden.  FMI 207-236-3829.

  • Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 12:30pm

     

    At 11 am, July 14, Pastor Chellie Wiley of the John Street United Methodist Church will lead an outdoor worship service for everyone in the Gazebo at Merryspring Gardens, 30 Conway Road, Camden.   In case of rain we will worship at the church on 98 John Street, Camden.  FMI 207-236-3829.

  • Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 3:45pm

    We hope everyone has a safe and fun Independence Day weekend. Our offices will be closed both Thursday, July 4 and Friday, July 5. We will reopen Monday, July 8 at 8 a.m.

  • Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 12:30pm

    In Pursuit of His glory

  • Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 11:00am

    The Study Hall works closely with a credit recovery program to offer an effective and proven way to help students earn the middle or high school credits they need to continue their education. The courses are designed to supplement school's existing curriculum, allowing students to make up credits in courses they didn't pass the first time through.

  • Monday, July 1, 2019 - 3:15pm

    In our morning Parent & Child Playgroup, parents with children aged 18 months to three years meet for friendship and fun in the warm, nurturing setting of our Early Childhood Center. Taking inspiration from the seasonal rhythm of the year, each weekly playgroup offers free-play indoors and out, crafts, songs, a nourishing snack and time for parents to share insights and experiences.

  • Spruce Point from aboard the Sarah Mead
    Friday, June 28, 2019 - 2:00pm

    History in places like Boothbay is what surrounds us with floor boards worn smooth by centu

  • Friday, June 28, 2019 - 8:00am

    Allen Insurance and Financial is hosting two summer interns in 2019. Both are graduates of Camden Hills Regional High School and attend colleges in Maine.

    Jack Gallagher of Camden is a graduate of Thomas College in Waterville and will be working in both the insurance and financial divisions at Allen Insurance and Financial before returning to Thomas this fall to study for his MBA.

  • Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 3:30pm

    The Study Hall offers 3 ways to prepare for the SATs!

  • Estate Planning
    Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 1:00pm
    PLANNING FOR YOUR PETS
     
    Penbay Estate Planning Law Center Partners with Loyal Biscuit and
    Pope Memorial Humane Society
    at
    25 Buttermilk Lane
    Thomaston, Maine
    Friday June 28, 2019 at 1 pm.
    Call 207.236.4888 to Register or Register Online
  • Monday, June 24, 2019 - 10:00am

    The Study Hall offers tutoring programs that cover all of the areas of middle school math—decimals, fractions, percentages, calculations with multiplication and

  • Monday, June 24, 2019 - 10:00am

    Have you ever seen a ninety-five-year-old woman, all of 5 feet tall, play baseball? If you were driving by the Lincoln Home in Newcastle last Tuesday you would have seen her and her 80 to 90 year old team mates decked out in their Golden Oldie t-shirts and ball caps, cheering, batting, walking bases, and having a grand time. 

  • Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 12:30pm

    Allen Financial advisors and wealth managers Abraham Dugal and Sarah Ruef-Lindquist, JD, CTFA, were speakers for a session at the Maine Land Trust Network’s day-long Land Conservation Conference held earlier this spring in Topsham at the Middle School.

    Dugal and Ruef-Lindquist spoke about issues surrounding how to grow endowments through planned giving, when donors seek to provide long-term support through gifts that can be more complex than cash or marketable securities.

  • Friday, June 21, 2019 - 3:00pm
    Join Jean Lawrence on Monday, June 24, from 3:00-4:00pm to learn about the history of Waldoboro.
  • Friday, June 21, 2019 - 10:30am

    On Thursday, June 27 from 7:30 - 9:30am, the UMA Rockland Center will host a meeting organized by the University System and Maine's Department of Economic and Community Development to foster discussion of Governor Mills' 10-year economic road map to grow and diversify Maine's economy.

  • Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 5:00pm

    28 students. 12 hours of intensive creative writing instruction. Seven readers. One great community event brought to you by The Telling Room.

  • Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 9:45am

    Thanks to five consecutive years as a TripAdvisor “Award of Excellence” winner, Spruce Point Inn begins the 2019 season as a member of the TripAdvisor “Hall of Fame.” The peer-curated review site has received more than 1,000 reviews for Spruce Point Inn, the majority 5 stars to the resort.

  • Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 8:00am

    Bring all your running friends out to participate in this fun, dog friendly, 5k and 1 mile walk to support our local animal shelter P.A.W.S..

    For more information and to register visit www.pacesforpaws.org or call 236-8702.

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 12:30pm

    The Study Hall is currently enrolling students in math and reading tutoring programs. Summer time is the perfect time to brush up on skills and to avoid the summer slide. Typically, students come in for an hour long session once or twice a week depending on need. Our certified tutors design programs specific to each child, building it around his or her strengths and weaknesses.

  • Monday, June 17, 2019 - 3:45pm

    The Call for Equipping he Saints - “For the work of ministry” (Ephesian 4:11-12)

  • Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 11:00am

    Location: Anderson Inn at 

  • Friday, June 14, 2019 - 3:00pm
    Join Freeport’s Michael Perry Monday, June 17, from 3:00 - 4:00pm for an exhilarating slide show journey through Maine from late Spring into the first colors of Autumn. We will look at the joys of summer with a visit to the historic Poland Spring resort, the mesmerizing waters of Blue Hill Falls and Smalls Falls in Rangeley.
  • Friday, June 14, 2019 - 12:45pm

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CAMDEN ROTARY CLUB TO AWARD $25,000 TO LOCAL COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS

     June 14, 2019 (Camden, Maine) – On June 18, the Camden Rotary Club will present eight organizations with grants totaling $25,000. Organizations receiving grants include:

  • Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 5:00pm

    We read about a

  • Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 2:00pm

    Jazz in June concludes with free performance by Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra (MoJO) in the Camden Amphitheatre, Atlantic Avenue adjacent to Camden Public Library. Bring lawn seating and a picnic!

  • Camden Opera House jazz
    Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 7:00pm

    Veteran jazz guitarist performs upstairs in Camden Opera House’s intimate third-floor performance space Friday, June 14. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the show starts approximately 7:30 p.m. Blue Café admission is always free, donations welcome, and drinks are sold by 40 Paper Bistro and Bar. Part of the inaugural Jazz in June Festival weekend.

  • Damariscotta Montessori Lincoln Home's memory loss care community, Harbor View Cottage
    Monday, June 10, 2019 - 1:15pm

    Damariscotta Montessori School seventh and eighth graders, along with their teacher, Samantha Mehlhorn, have been spending time with residents at Lincoln Home's memory loss care community, Harbor View Cottage.

  • Friday, June 7, 2019 - 3:00pm
  • Friday, June 7, 2019 - 6:30am

    Have you heard about The Telling Room

    The Telling Room is a Maine-based literary arts education nonprofit whose mission is to empower youth through writing and share their voices with the world. Focused on young writers age 6 to 18, its programs seek to build confidence, strengthen literacy skills, and provide real audiences for student writing.

  • Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 12:30pm

    Name: Bo

    Nicknames: Pup-dog, Puppy-paws

    Bo is a 6 year old male black Labrador Retriever.

    Bo’s favorite playtime activities include soccer, baseball, football, and anything involving his many stuffed animals. Bo will snack on just about anything edible, except for oranges! He really loves squeaky toys, stuffed animals, and playing fetch at the beach. Bo also enjoys obedience training and playing hide and seek with his owner.