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Buy One Ticket, Bring Your Special Someone for Free

February 11, 2021

Plan a future getaway with the Amtrak LOVES You Sale! Buy one ticket on the Downeaster and bring your special someone for FREE! Book tickets between Feb 11- Feb 16 for travel between Feb 22 - Aug 27, 2021!
Details at https://www.amtrak.com/vdaysale More...

Bar Harbor Bank & Trust Employees Donate Nearly $12,000 to Seven Nonprofit Organizations

February 11, 2021

Bar Harbor Bank & Trust recently presented donations totaling nearly $12,000 to seven Northern New England nonprofit organizations from its employee-driven charitable giving program, Casual for a Cause. The recipients of the contributions collected in Q4 2020 are: BROC Community Action, Capstone Community Action, Friends in Action, Island Connections, Knox County Homeless Coalition, Lake Sunapee Region VNA & Hospice, and Tedford Housing. More...

CMCA Provides Free Art-Making Kits for LGBTQ+ Youth and Teens

February 11, 2021

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) is providing free art kits for 30 of OUT Maine’s LGBTQ+ youth for virtual art classes in February and March. The program will include a virtual tour of CMCA's Biennial exhibition, as well as a discussion of the artists' expressions of identity, gender and inclusivity. More...

UScellular Kicks Off 2021 Community Connections Program

February 11, 2021

For the seventh year in a row, youth-focused organizations in Maine can earn up to $1,000 through UScellular’s Community Connections program. Whether it’s STEM programs, sports teams, marching bands, dance teams, arts or a variety of other groups, organizers can sign up at uscellular.com/communityconnections and start earning money for their activity, 100% virtually. More...

Camden Rotarians Invite Local Residents to February 16 Presentation on Broadband Access

February 11, 2021

How could residents throughout Mid-coast Maine get universal access to high-quality internet connections? Debra Hall, chair of the new Mid-Coast Broadband Coalition, will address this question during a Zoom meeting of Camden Rotary Club at noon on Tuesday, February 16. More...

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...