MEMBER NEWS | June 14, 2019
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Member News...
Today's Friday Report is dedicated to what's happening with our members. Next week we'll bring you a "Chamber News" edition. We hope you enjoy this new format.
Jazz in June debuts in Camden
After a stubborn spring, Camden will burst into musical bloom Friday through Sunday, June 14 through 16. The first-ever Jazz In June festival offers performances and more all around one of the most beautiful towns on the East Coast. More...
June Book Sale at Camden Public Library
Camden Public Library is holding its June Book Sale on June 14, 15, & 16. The books will be on sale both indoors and outdoors at the Blue Door Book Shed adjacent to the parking lot reached from Atlantic Avenue, just past the Library's Amphitheater on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, from 9 to 4 each day.  More...
Rockland Summer Solstice events are this Saturday, June 15
This Saturday, June 15th, Rockland Main Street presents the 2019 Summer Solstice Celebration Street Party and Dock Party. The event will be held Rain or Shine! More...
Father’s Day Art and Food Festival at Savage Oakes Vineyard and Winery
Bring Dad out to the Union countryside for a day of art, food and fun, Sunday, June 16th, 11am – 4pm. We’ve invited local artisan food vendors to showcase their talent in a mini festival. A farm to table barbeque lunch will be served throughout the day featuring our own gourmet burgers and other locally sourced meats fresh out of the smoker. More...
Camden Rotary to present grants
On June 18, the Camden Rotary Club will present eight organizations with grants totaling $25,000. Organizations receiving grants include... more...
Scholarship Auction is June 19
The Lincolnville Business Group's Annual Scholarship Auction will be held 5-7 pm on Wednesday, June 19th, at The Lobster Pound Restaurant, 2521 Atlantic Highway, Lincolnville Beach. A large silent auction with 50 items will add to the featured prize, the raffle of a customized hoop-backed chair handcrafted by Windsor Chairmakers of Lincolnville Beach. More...
Project Management Certificate Program begins June 21 at Hutchinson Center
A three-day certificate program in Project Management will be offered June 21, 27 and 28 at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center.  More...
Machias Savings celebrates Rockland branch renovation June 21
The Rockland office of Machias Savings Bank will be holding a Grand Reopening Celebration on Friday, June 21, from 11 am to 3 pm, at its 3 Glen Street location. More...
CMCA To Host Annual Gala On June 28
The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) will host its annual summer fundraiser,  The Art Party  on Friday, June 28, from 6 to 9pm.  More...
IRS reminds taxpayers to adjust tax withholding to pay the right tax amount
With this year’s average tax refund around $2,700, the Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers they have options to control the amount of their take-home pay and the size of their tax refund by adjusting their tax withholding. More...
Blue Café donates to Youth Arts
The May 3 “Moms Tell All!” storytelling event at the Camden Opera House boasted the free Blue Café’s biggest house yet and resulted in a $600 donation to Youth Arts, the nonprofit that brings art residencies, workshops, and performances to the students of Camden, Rockport and the Five Town CSD (Hope, Lincolnville and Appleton). More...
Last chance to take the Amtrak Downeaster Business Survey
Don’t miss out! Take our quick  business travel survey  and enter for a chance to win 2 round-trip tickets on the Amtrak Downeaster. More...
New Summer Adult Ed Classes!
For the first time, Five Town CSD Adult Ed is offering a small selection of classes during the month of July! More...
Best Windjammer Watching on the Planet is in Rockland, Maine!
The canvas will be flying as North America’s largest fleet of traditional windjammers struts past the Rockland Breakwater on the first two Fridays in July during their two signature summer events – the Great Schooner Race and the Parade of Sail.  More...
Members in the Spotlight...
Camden Conference new president
The Camden Conference is pleased to announce the election of its new president, Matt Storin. Matt has served the Conference as vice-president for two years and is well prepared to take the helm. More...
Camden Law expands its footprint into Belfast
In a seamless partnership of values, The Law Office of Lee Woodward has joined forces with longtime colleagues Attorneys Christopher MacLean, Pamela Terry, Sarah Gilbert, Katherine Gibson, Mark Coursey, and Laura Shaw of Camden Law LLP. More...
Member Events...
Our online calendar is chock full of great events happening in the Camden/Rockland Region all year long, and it's updated every day! 
Click here  to view our complete Events Calendar.
Click here to view This Week's Events (Monday-Sunday)
Click here to view our Father's Day Weekend Activites Blog

Have an event to share? Members are invited to share events on the Chamber Calendar. Login to your Chamber Profile Page to get started.
Member-to-Member Marketplace...

Rental Cars at special prices to Chamber members
Packard Partners, Inc. would like to offer special pricing on Avis and Budget brand rental cars for Chamber members. Just provide your company name when booking a reservation and they will apply the special pricing. This applies to reservations made anywhere! Call 594-0822 for Budget, 594-2691 for Avis, between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm seven days a week. Or email  packardpartnersabg@gmail.com  anytime.

Your offer could be here!
Members are invited to email  Amy Rollins with details of goods, programs, products, or services they would like to offer to their fellow members. Please limit your offer to headline + 75 words and include an end date not to exceed 3 months.