MEMBER NEWS | February 6, 2020
Thanks to our Premium Members:
The 2020 Jewel of the Maine Coast magazine has arrived!
Camden Office:
2 Public Landing
Camden, ME 04843 

Rockland Office:
1 Park Drive,
Rockland, ME 04841

Our Visitor Centers are
open 5 days a week: 
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.
Tonight's Snowplow Parade has been cancelled, due to a winter weather advisory and safety considerations. The Camden Snow Bowl and the toboggan chute are also closed today, due to wet weather. For more details about the Toboggan Nationals weekend events, click here.
Spice Up Toboggan Weekend with the West Bay Rotary Chili Challenge
The Chili Challenge will take place during the U.S. National Toboggan Championships weekend at 16 Bay View Hotel, 16 Bay View Street, Camden, on Saturday, February 8, from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm. Tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under and are available at the event. More...
Funding Your Nonprofit:
UMC Workshop in Belfast
Due to popular demand, United Midcoast Charities is pleased to announce another session of Learn with UMC: Grantseeking with Foundation Directory Online. The workshop will take place on Tuesday, Feb 11 at Social Capital Community Space, 28 Spring St, Belfast from 2-3:30 p.m.  More...
Author Talk with Dr. Krishna Bhatta: Journey from Life to Life
On Thursday, February 13, at 6:30 pm, Dr. Krishna Bhatta will discuss his new book, Journey from Life to Life at Camden Public Library. Bhatta’s book attempts to demystify the underlying principles of life and death, one of the world’s most thought-about existential questions. More...
What Can We Learn About How the World Works From “Digital Natives?”- NEW DATE
On Thursday, February 13, at 6 PM, Oceanside High School students, members of the school’s Liberal Arts Academy and the Gifted & Talented Program, present their views on the era of Social Media, their primary source for communication, information, and education.  More...
February at Nina June
In February we will visit Istanbul as part of our Middle Eastern Thursdays and of course dream up a very special Valentine's Day menu. Barring snowmaggedon, we are open our usual business hours, Tuesday-Saturday, 5:30-9:00 pm. Call us or book online for 02/14.  More...
Expand your horizons in 2020!
Enroll today in courses at MCST Adult Ed. View or register on our website: Details are also in our Winter/Spring ‘20 catalog, viewable as a PDF on our website. More...
Most taxpayers eligible for IRS' Free File tax return preparation
Most taxpayers can do both their federal and state tax returns for free online through Free File offered either by the IRS or by states that have a similar public-private partnership.  More...
Skelton Taintor & Abbott Announces Scholarship Recipients
Skelton Taintor & Abbott has announced that Lewiston High School seniors and siblings, Abigail Dundore and Calvin Dundore, are the recipients of the Annual Skelton Taintor & Abbott Lewiston High School Mock Trial Team Most Valiant Player (MVP) Scholarship Award. More...
16th Annual Pie Tour raises over $30,000 for AIO programs
On February 4, 2020, innkeepers, restaurant owners, volunteers, and business members who participated in the 16th Annual Pies on Parade Pie Weekend presented a check to the Area Interfaith Outreach Food Pantry and Fuel Assistance Program for $30,987.  More...
Members in the Spotlight...
Re/Max Jaret & Cohn announce new Rockland office managers
Re/Max Jaret & Cohn is excited to announce new changes in this new year, that will allow us to serve our clients at the highest level! As of February 1st, Zachary Cohn and his wife, local business owner Marlene Cohn (Green with Envy Salon), will be managing the Rockland office together. More...
UMC Elects New Officers
and Directors
United Midcoast Charities (UMC) elected two new members to its board of directors at the organization’s Annual Meeting in December. They are Rockport resident Frank Hackett and Mary Sargent of Lincolnville.  More...
Sherree L. Craig Now Licensed as an
Insurance Consultant in Maine
Sherree L. Craig, CEBS, Senior Account Executive in the Benefits Division at Allen Insurance and Financial, is now a licensed insurance consultant in Maine. 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.