December 8, 2022 | Issue 49

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Discover Holidays - Belfast Edition

In case you missed it on WABI-TV5, watch the Discover Holidays - Belfast Edition for all the great holiday happenings in Belfast!

Thanks to all these great Chamber members for participating!

Stanley Chevrolet Buick ~ Waldo County YMCA ~ Colburn Shoe Store ~ The Blue Alpaca Ranch and Store ~ Belfast Fiberarts ~ KSW Federal Credit Union ~ Bennett's Gems & Jewelry

Ho-Ho-Holiday Book Drive

Support the Chamber's efforts to collect books for this year's Holiday on the Harbor event on Saturday, December 10th, from 11am - 1:30pm. Each visiting child will be able to select a book!

New or very gently used books can be dropped off in the Chamber Visitors Center window at 14 Main St. in Belfast through December 9th! Cash donations for books also welcomed.

Visit your local bookstores or go through your bookshelves and help us provide a book for a child this year.

2023 Chamber Magazine Deadlines Approaching

Have you been thinking about how you would like to advertise your business or organization? Plan ahead and get those prime spaces while they're still available!

Click Here for the 2023 Magazine Ad Kit

Members! Please review your business directory listing and make sure your Business Name, Address, Phone, Email, and Website are all current for publication.

Text deadlines for calendar listings and enhanced business directory listings are due by December 15th.

All ads and payments are due by December 30th.

New 2022 Members get 15% off all advertising!

Chamber Job Search (HOT ITEM)

Still looking for that new job? Need to know what's available in the greater Belfast area? We have a great page full of job opportunities large and small!


Chamber Members - you can submit your job postings by logging into your

ChamberMaster account or email

December 1st Newsletter

1) Chamber Job Search (90th consecutive week)

2) Our Town Belfast Early Bird Sale

3) Friends of Sears Island ~ Solstice by the Sea

4) Holidays on the Harbor

5) Searsport First Congregational Church - Paul Sullivan Concert

Upcoming Chamber Events

Holiday on the Harbor

December 10, 11am

Belfast Boathouse

Belfast Holiday

Decorating Contest

Register by December 11

Trophy, Cash Prize and More!

Business After Hours

December 14, 5:30pm

Camden National Bank

Happy Holidays

Announcements & News

Arts in the Park Belfast 2023 Announced

Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition - Sunrise Walk & Bird Watching

BlueJacket Shipcrafters - December ShipShape News

Hannaford - Fill the Cruiser Food Drive with Belfast PD December 10th

Happy Holidays from Green With Envy Salon

Hormonious Health - Meet Melissa A. Mathurin

Hutchinson Center - Opening Reception for 'Plan B' Art Show

Maine Maritime Museum - Front Street Shipyard - Boat Builders Work to Fill Staff as Orders

Pile Up (News Center Maine)

Muzzy Ridge Concerts Holiday Fundraiser & Preview

Penobscot Bay Singers Welcome New Accompanist joani mitchell

Solavedi Organics - Holiday Wishes and Big News

United Midcoast Charities Day of Giving December 10th

Waldo County YMCA - Police: 'Theft Gang' May Be Behind YMCA Car Break-Ins (BDN)

Member Promotions
Click on ad for more information (where available)
Your Chamber Working For You!
Dorothy Havey, Executive Director

Scott Smith, Operations Manager

Board of Directors
Alex Hawthorne
Mathews Brothers

Rob Fowler

Vice President

Waldo County

General Hospital

Michelle Curtis
First National Bank

Christy Lewis


Fellows, Kee, Tymoczko & Lewis

Sue Beemer


Montessori School

Paul Dean
Councilor, City of Belfast
Dawn Gintz
Captain Nickels Inn
John McKeith
The Belfast Center

Erin Merrifield

RE/MAX Jaret & Cohn

Elaine Potoker


Terri Tower

Camden National Bank

Mary Tripp

Bank of America

The Mission of the Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC)
is to champion a thriving business environment for its members through promotion, networking, advocacy, community partnerships and access to relevant information.

Follow the link above to find information about Membership benefits and learn how we can promote you and help you achieve your goals.

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