28th Annual Legendary Rangeley Lakes Loppet

Rangeley Lakes Trail Center 524 Saddleback MT RdRangeley,

Your adventures are the 25K Burt Kettle Classic, 25K and 50K freestyle races, and a 25K untimed touring! Our 25K loop is nice mix of wide, rolling, straight sections and classic New England Nordic trails that wind through native forestland located at the foot of the majestic Saddleback Mountain. For more information call 207-864-4309, or send us an email at rlxcski@gmail.com

October Biz Fit: Celebrate World Smile Day

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Celebrate World Smile Day with the WBC 😊 What puts a smile on your face? Customers? Sourcing or creating wonderful products? Giving great service? How do you make your customers and clients smile? What do they most appreciate? What joy do you bring them? What is a great example of when you’ve turned a frown into a smile (yours or your customer’s)? Let’s share tips, suggestions, examples and make each other smile over a cup of morning coffee or tea. This is an informal space for women to connect, network and learn together about keeping their business, and themselves, fit!

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Jane Dean Annual Walk for Heat

Sunday October 2 ( rain date Oct 16) at 12:00 pm, beginning at the Clearwater Lake Parking Area to benefit the ECU Heat Program.  Sponsored by Shorey Chapel.  Refreshments provided. Water available, but we prefer reusable water bottles.  You may walk virtually and send a donation. For more info or to make a donation contact DanPalmer at 778-4158.

Slide Show – Low Tech, Low Stress Wilderness Canoeing

Chesterville Center Union Meeting House 3 Borough RoadChesterville,

Adventurers Paul and Cynthia Stancioff present an engaging display of photos and dialogue recounting their recent voyage in the Quetico Provincial Park of Western Ontario.  The presentation will reveal tips and techniques for provisioning a 10-12 day wilderness canoe trip including a display of their gear which they have refined during a number of trips to the region over a period of four decades.  Now in their sixties, the Stancioffs maintain that travelling to Quetico is well worth the effort due to the quality and scale of the contiguous wilderness found there.

Free

FocusME: Fall 2022 Cohort

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The CEI Women’s Business Center and the Portland SCORE Chapter are collaborating to host FocusME, a peer group for female entrepreneurs. FocusME is a facilitated peer group that provides a supportive network of other female business owners; a place to work on personal and professional growth, a sense of accountability, and an opportunity to learn from your peers' experiences and expertise. Please note that in order to ensure that the group is filled with businesses that are non-competitive and in similar stages of growth the WBC will make the final recommendation with regards to participation. We will contact you to

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Monthly meeting at Farmington Ford in the lobby first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m.

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Ready to go sweet sale!

Bakin up Maine 5 Tyler Street, Wilton, MAINE

Bakin’ up Maine a cake bakery in Wilton is offering ready to go items! Every Friday there is many different sweets to choose from. Items are announced on Facebook on Mondays. The items are available on Friday’s from 11-7. The items include cupcakes cake jars sliced cake and cake pops. Items can be purchased individually or in bulk. All items are first come first serve all ahead for availability Call for more information 2074914873 or find us on Facebook!

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Ready to go sweet sale!

Bakin up Maine 5 Tyler Street, Wilton, MAINE

Bakin’ up Maine a cake bakery in Wilton is offering ready to go items! Every Friday there is many different sweets to choose from. Items are announced on Facebook on Mondays. The items are available on Friday’s from 11-7. The items include cupcakes cake jars sliced cake and cake pops. Items can be purchased individually or in bulk. All items are first come first serve all ahead for availability Call for more information 2074914873 or find us on Facebook!

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November Biz Fit: What do Maine-Made Cheeses and Veterans Have in Common? Holly Aker!

Online via Zoom 30 Federal St, Brunswick, ME

Holly Aker; President of the Maine Cheese Guild and Program Manager for VBOC; Veterans Business Outreach Center will join the Biz Fit conversation Friday November 4th. VBOC New England is hosted by the Center for Women & Enterprise. Come with your questions and enjoy the mash up of interesting conversation; Are you a veteran? Do you want to know how you can support veterans? Do you like cheese? Do you make cheese and are interested in growing your market? Do you yearn to connect with other women, entrepreneurs or aspiring entrepreneurs? Everyone is welcome. Let’s meet over a cup of morning coffee or tea.

Free

Oktoberfest 2022 at Saddleback

Saddleback Lodge 976 SADDLEBACK RD, Rangeley, ME

Oktoberfest 2022 at Saddleback Saturday, October 8, 2022 11 AM - 4 PM Fall foliage and mountain views, live music, and a frosty pint? Come celebrate the second annual Oktoberfest at your favorite mountain!​ Time to dust off your lederhosen and get the bicep pump going for the stein-hoisting contest, and keg toss. More on schedule, entertainment and tickets coming soon!  

Oktoberfest 2022 at Saddleback Mountain

Saddleback Lodge 976 SADDLEBACK RD, Rangeley, ME

Fall foliage and mountain views, live music, and a frosty pint? Come celebrate the second annual Oktoberfest at your favorite mountain!​ Time to dust off your lederhosen and get the bicep pump going for the stein-hoisting contest, and keg toss.

Inaugural Event Series: Meet the Makers

Village Makers of Wilton Main Street, Wilton, ME

Holiday hosting and gift-giving are just around the corner! All are invited to a fun new series of creative crawls hosted by the Village Makers of Wilton from 3:00pm to 7:00pm on the second Saturdays of October, November, and December to help you get ready. See demonstrations by guest artisans, take advantage of special promotions, meet other makers, and enjoy craft snacks and beverages – all from local businesses. You’ll find inspired art, one-of-a-kind gifts, and head-turning decor (plus maybe a little treat for yourself). Stroll down Wilton’s historic Main Street on October 8th and pop into Vera’s Iron &

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