MEMBER NEWS | May 3, 2019
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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. We hope you enjoy this new format.
Strand Family Series brings Bee Parks and the Hornets
Indie pop-rock band Bee Parks and the Hornets will take the Strand Theatre stage on Friday, May 3 at 6:30pm.  More...
Camden Rotary Club scholarship applications due May 6
This year, Camden Rotary Club will offer nine, $4,000 scholarships to Five Town Area high school seniors. These scholarships will fund advanced education, including college, nursing, and technical schools.  More...
MCST Adult Ed Classes for May
More classes are coming up in May at MCST Adult Ed. View or register on our website: Details are also in our current Winter/Spring ‘19 catalog. More...
More Adult Ed classes starting soon!
Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education has another month of classes as we wind down towards summer. Coming soon will be a new selection of classes to be held in July - stay tuned for more info! More...
Moody presents new book on O.A. Harkness
Roger Moody will present a slideshow of images and stories from his new book, Logging Towboats and Boom Jumpers: The Story of O.A. Harkness, Logging “Admiral” and Mechanical “Wizard” at the Camden Public Library on Thursday, May 9 at 7:00 pm. More...
Bixby & Co. Offers Organic Cacao Mulch for Sale
In an attempt to use all the component parts of its imported organic cacao beans —Bixby & Co. is Maine’s only Bean to Bar chocolate manufacturer —Bixby is selling the hulls of the beans to gardeners for mulch. More...
Flatbread Pizza Benefit for Trekkers, May 21
Bring together your friends and family for a fun evening to benefit Trekkers at Flatbread Pizza, 339 Commercial Street, Rockport, on Tuesday, May 21, from 5 to 9 pm. Our friends at Flatbread will donate $3.50 for every large pizza purchased, and $1.75 for each small pizza sold, to Trekkers. More...
AAA RoadWise Driver® May 22 at Bartlett Woods
Bartlett Woods and AAA Northern New England will co-present a ½-day classroom course for adults age 55+ on Wednesday, May 22nd, 9am to 2pm at Bartlett Woods Retirement Community, 20 Bartlett Drive in Rockland, Maine.  More...
Duck Derby returns to Camden May 25
On Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 5:00 pm, 3,500 rubber ducks will take the plunge over the falls in Camden and will swim into Camden Harbor. Each of the 3,500 ducks represents a chance to win one of eight great prizes.  More...
Jazz in June tickets, passes on sale
Jazz in June, Camden’s first-ever multi-day/multi-venue jazz festival, is set for Friday through Sunday, June 14 through 16. Tickets and All Access Passes are on sale now. More...
Members in the Spotlight...
United Midcoast Charities Earns Second Gold Seal for Transparency
United Midcoast Charities has recently earned a 2019 gold seal of transparency from GuideStar, a leading source of information about nonprofit organizations. More...
Rockland Main Street earns National Accreditation for 10th Consecutive Year
Rockland Main Street, Inc. has once again been designated as an accredited Main Street America program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. More...
Kenniston Promoted to Senior Vice President
Camden National Bank announced that Pamela C. Kenniston was promoted to Senior Vice President, Senior Retail Loan Officer. A native of Camden, Maine, Kenniston has been helping Camden National Bank customers for nearly 30 years. More...
Harford Earns State Insurance License
Allen Insurance and Financial is pleased to announce that Jane Harford has obtained a license to sell property and casualty insurance in the state of Maine. Jane is a member of the support staff at the agency's Camden office. A resident of Belfast, she joined the company in 2018. 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...
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.

Violet Crichton Massage 50% Discount 
Violet Crichton Massage is offering a one-time, 50% savings off the massage of your choice. This is a great opportunity to explore the various modalities available, and/or step out of your comfort zone, and try one for the first time. Visit , and select the right massage for you. Or call 207-975-5732. Offer expires June 5, 2019.

Free Consultation from Heal Accounting
Heal Accounting is happy to offer a free, one-time initial consultation to those who may have questions, or are interested in becoming a client. We understand that the relationship you have with your accountant is a very important one. We feel this gives potential clients a good opportunity to ask us questions and determine if we are a good fit for you. 
To schedule a free consultation, call us at 207-354-5190 or email . Offer expires April 30, 2019.

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  anytime.