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Archipelago hosts grand re-opening celebration during First Friday Art Walk - June 2

May 26, 2017

After a month of renovations, Archipelago, the Island Institute store, will officially unveil a newly redesigned space that features a modern, open concept, new artists, and new products. The store, located at 386 Main Street in Rockland, will host a grand re-opening celebration during Rockland's First Friday Art Walk on Friday, June 2nd from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The public is invited to stop in to enjoy some light refreshments and see the new look. More...

Camden-Rockport Historical Society's Antiques Show celebrates 37th Year

May 26, 2017

The 37th annual Camden-Rockport Historical Society Antiques Show and Sale will be held on Saturday and Sunday, July 22 & 23, at the Camden Hills Regional High School. The Camden Show has been the premier antiques show in Maine for early 18th, 19th, and early 20th century furniture, Americana, and accessories. More...

Craftswomen of the Midcoast, Karina Steele at Camden Public Library June 6

May 26, 2017

Karina Steele makes wonderfully whimsical hand-carved wooden spoons and kitchen tools. She will speak about her process of designing and carving at the "Craftswomen of the Midcoast" lecture series at the Camden Public Library on Tuesday, June 6 at 7:00 pm. She will bring her spoons and will let attendees see and feel them. More...

Patrisha McLean Opens Art Show, Camden Public Library, 7:00 pm

May 26, 2017

Havana Street Children is Patrisha McLean’s chronicle of three trips to Cuba over the past two years. The photographs will be on display in the Picker Room of the Camden Public Library for the month of June. Patrisha McLean’s slide show and talk at the library is on June 15 at 7:00 p.m. The talk will include travel tips to Havana. More...

"Alone" Winner Zachary Fowler, Camden Public Library, June 8

May 26, 2017

The Camden Public Library is very pleased to welcome our very own local celebrity and winner of the History Channel show, “Alone”, Zachary Fowler. On June 8, at 7:00 pm, Fowler will bring items that helped him survive Alone in Patagonia, along with items he made himself. Fowler survived 89 days alone, which is a record for the show. He will tell stories about his adventure and survival, answer questions, and sign autographs. More...

Key Bank employees volunteer at Camden Public Library

May 26, 2017

Employees from the Camden branch of Key Bank worked in the Library Amphitheatre and Harbor Park yesterday for four hours pruning, weeding and raking leaves. It was their annual outreach to the community known as Neighbors Day. "I was extremely impressed with the amount of work they got done, " commented Dave Jackson, Director of Harbor Park and Amphitheatre. More...

Barbara Davidson and Jody Landrith Named New Library Trustees

May 26, 2017

The Camden Public Library is pleased to welcome Barbara Q. Davidson and Jody Landrith to the Library Board of Trustees. “Both Barbara and Jody bring a wealth of experience and perspective to the Board of Trustees,” said Dan Cheever, Library Board President. “They join a hard-working and forward-thinking Board whose members are committed to the Library and its future.” More...

“Stargazer Pavilion” by Charles Duvall commissioned by Starlight Lodge at Seven Mountains

May 25, 2017

A one of a kind “Stargazer Pavilion” by Rockland based artist Charles Duvall was installed May 2017 for Starlight Lodge at Seven Mountains in Rockport, Maine. More...

Summer Solstice Celebration in Rockland - June 17

May 25, 2017

Rockland Main Street will once again host a Summer Solstice Celebration on Saturday, June 17th. Festivities will include a Street Party from 4 to 7 pm, featuring food, music and fun, that is free and open to the public. The Summer Solstice Dock Party will take place from 6 to 10:30 pm that evening, at Journey's End Marina. Music and dancing to the sounds of local band, Just Teachers. The Dock Party is for adults only 21+ with ID. No cover charge; cash bar.

Save the date! More details will be coming soon.

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Late Spring Wildflowers and Bird Songs of the Ragged Mountain Preserve

May 19, 2017

As part of the Coastal Mountains Nature Program series, a late Spring nature walk will be held on Saturday, May 27 from 10:00am until noon. Led by Maine Master Naturalists Cloe Chunn and Roger Rittmaster, this will be a general natural history walk at the peak of spring wildflowers and songbird migration in Mid-Coast Maine. Meet at the Route 17 parking area for Georges Highland Path.

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