MEMBER NEWS | January 24, 2020
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Camden Office:
2 Public Landing
Camden, ME 04843 

Rockland Office:
1 Park Drive,
Rockland, ME 04841

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Monday - Friday,
10 am - 4 pm in Camden
9 am - 4 pm in Rockland 
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.
Pies on Parade is this weekend
in Camden and Rockland!
Have Plans for the weekend? Get ready to get Pie-filled during the 16th Annual Pies on Parade Weekend January 24 – 26, 2020 in Camden and Rockland, ME.  More...
A new year of possibilities at
MCST Adult Ed

It’s a new year, it’s a new decade. Consider the new opportunities that await you in our Adult Education program! View or register on our website: Winter courses start the week of Jan. 27th. More...
Mid-Winter Book Sale at the Camden Public Library’s Book Shed
Beat the winter blues with an exciting new book from the Mid-Winter Book Sale on the first two weekends in February. The books will be on sale at the Blue Door Book Shed adjacent to the “Meadow Parking Lot,” just past the Camden Amphitheatre, Saturday and Sunday, February 1, 2, 8, and 9 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm each day.  More...
PAWS' Dog Days of Winter Fashion Show seeks participants
The holidays have wrapped up, and now it’s just doggone cold! That means it’s almost time for Winterfest at the Camden Public Library. This year, Winterfest will be held on Saturday, February 1, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm.
PAWS Animal Adoption Center has decided to add a fur-ocious twist to this year’s festivities: The Dog Days of Winter Fashion Show! More...
New Course Catalog available from
5 Town Adult and Community Ed
The new 5 Town CSD Adult & Community Education catalog is available online and printed copies will be mailed out the week of February 3. There are almost 40 new classes along with many popular returning favorites. More...
West Bay Rotary Chili Challenge to Benefit Charities and Non-Profit Organizations
Help West Bay Rotary choose the best chili in the Midcoast and help charities at the same time. Local restaurants will serve up their best chili at the annual West Bay Rotary Chili Challenge and you can be a judge. You get to try them all and vote for your favorite.  More...
1st Annual Rockland FrostFest scheduled for February 15
Rockland FrostFest is Saturday, February 15th, 11-4pm at Harbor Park. Launched by 10-year old nonprofit Rockland Main Street, Inc., the first-annual festival is designed for all ages, free and open to the public.  More...
Camden Rotary Club Grant Applications Due February 29
Applications are available for the Camden Rotary Club’s charitable grants on the Club’s website (  More...
Craignair Inn Burger Nights
extend into March
The Craignair Inn is pleased to announce that their popular Friday Burger Nights, which have been offered traditionally during the months of January and February, will be staying open Fridays until March 13th due to high demand last winter.  More...
OUT Maine to Our Communities: Thank You!
2019 was an incredible year for OUT Maine in its mission to make our state welcoming and affirming for LGBTQ+ youth. Making our communities welcoming and affirming is a team effort, and we are so grateful to all who support this important work to create hope and possibility for LGBTQ+ youth.  More...
Spring Plant Sale Catalog is here!
Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District’s 2020 Spring Plant Sale Catalog is here – online and in print – to get you through these cold, snowy days with thoughts of spring and summer gardening. More...
Members in the Spotlight...
Braden Clement Becomes Shareholder of Skelton Taintor & Abbott
Effective Jan. 1, 2020, attorney Braden Clement–who represents individual clients in a range of civil litigation matters, including plaintiff’s personal injury, professional malpractice, product liability, commercial disputes, family law, and immigration–has become shareholder (partner) in the firm. Clement joined Skelton Taintor & Abbott in 2017. More...
Loyal Biscuit Co. Celebrates 10 Years!
Loyal Biscuit Co. is celebrating 10 years of being Maine’s destination for the best in healthy pet supplies, toys, treats, collars and more.  More...
UMC Promotes Kelly Carey to Program Coordinator
United Midcoast Charities, a community-supported nonprofit dedicated to grantmaking and capacity building for local nonprofits, has promoted Kelly Carey of Brooks into a new full-time program coordinator role.  More...
Rockland Main Street hires new executive director
The Rockland Main Street non-profit downtown organization announces that it has hired David Gogel as its new executive director, who will lead the organization into its second decade. 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)

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...

Bring your event to Rock Harbor Brewing Co. Tap Room
Our recently renovated Tap Room at 5 Payne Avenue, Rockland, is a perfect space for your meeting, birthday party, or holiday gathering, up to 150 people. Serving local craft beer, wine, cider and hard seltzer. Our Main Street restaurant can cater, choose another caterer or bring your own food. Amenities include full kitchen, projector with large drop-down screen, pool table, arcade games and outdoor seating with fire pit. Rent the whole room or half. Email

Heal Accounting - Your Growth & Profitability Advisors. 
We work with entrepreneurs that want to take their business to the next level. If you are interested in growing your business and making it more profitable, contact us to schedule a discovery meeting. All Chamber members get a discovery meeting with us at no cost. Contact us at 207-354-5190 or .

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.