Angel Investors: Accepting Equity Investment from Angel Investors

Online via Zoom 30 Federal St, Brunswick, ME

For many small businesses, their first formal equity investment will come from an angel investor. In Maine, we have a robust network of angel investors who play a sizable role in our startup economy. In this second part of a three-part series on equity investments, you’ll learn about the ins and outs of leveraging angel investors to raise equity for your business. During this session, we’ll cover: What is angel investing? What does an angel investment mean for you and your business? What types of businesses are a good fit? What stage of business is a good fit? I think


Cabin Fever Game Day

Readfield UMC, route 17, Kents Hill Kents Hill, ME

On March 25 from 12:30 to 4:30, Readfield United Methodist Church, in Kents Hill, will have an afternoon to get out of the house and play some traditional games with friends and neighbors. We will have many games available, or you can bring your own if you wish. Concessions will be available. In case of snow we will hold the game day on March 26 ay the same times.

Maine Maple Sundae at Martin Woods Farm

Martin Woods Farm 24 Abijah Hill Rd., Starks, ME

Join us at the farm for Maine Maple Sunday. We'll be serving up Maple Sundaes! Our local syrup, meat, and jams will be available for purchase. Bring the family, visit our animals, and make a day of it!


Al-Anon at FMH

Franklin Memorial Hospital

Al-Anon, a self-help support group for families and friends of alcoholics, is meeting every Sunday evening at 7 p.m., in the Crosby Room at Franklin Memorial Hospital.

North Chesterville Extension Homemakers Meeting

Chesterville Town Office 409 Dutch Gap Road, Chesterville, ME

The North Chesterville Extension Homemakers will be meeting on Monday, March 27th at 1:00 p.m. in the Chesterville Town Office.  Alison Haines will be sharing the History of Doughnuts plus Making Doughnuts.  We will also work on planning the Franklin County Extension Homemakers Spring Meeting and make suggestions for our annual June Outing.  The public is cordially invited to attend this free meeting.  FMI 778-3156.

Anne B. Gass Author Event

Farmington Public Library 117 Academy Street, Farmington, ME

Join us at the Farmington Public Library to hear Maine author and historian Anne B. Gass discuss her latest historical novel, We Demand: The Suffrage Road Trip. This book is based on the true story of four women who go on a cross country road trip from San Francisco to Washington D.C. to fight for an amendment to the Constitution that would give women the right to vote.


Venture Capital: Accepting Equity Investment from Venture Capital Funds

Online via Zoom 30 Federal St, Brunswick, ME

As businesses grow and scale, venture capital may be a feasible source of equity investment. We are lucky to have several Maine-based venture capital funds that invest in our local startups. In this third part of a three-part series on equity investments, you’ll learn about the ins and outs of leveraging venture capital to raise equity for your business. During this session, we’ll cover: What is venture capital? What does a venture capital investment mean for you and your business? What types of businesses are a good fit? What stage of business is a good fit? What’s the “average” investment


Open Mic Night – “Live at St. Joe’s!”

St. Joseph Center 133 Middle St, Farmington, ME

Open Mic Night –  “Live at St. Joe’s!” March 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm FREE Open Mic Night in Farmington: “Live at St. Joe’s!” Franklin County has a rich tradition of talented musicians drawing from many styles of music from Country, Folk, Americana, Celtic to Contemporary.  St. Joseph’s Parish is hosting, together with endorsement from community partners, a monthly open mic night usually on the last Thursday of every month but this is adjustable. We wish to provide a venue that continues to celebrate and foster the musical talent within Franklin County. Professionals and newcomers are all welcome to listen,


Teague WWI Memorial Arch Re-dedication Meeting

American Legion - 158 High St. Farmington 158 High St., Farmington, ME

Roderick-Crosby Post 28 is holding the next planning meeting for the Memorial Day 2024 re-dedication of the Teague WWI Memorial Arch on Friday, March 31st from 3-4:30 pm. Meeting will occur in the basement of the Legion Hall at 158 High Street. Those interested in participating in the planning or learning more are welcome to attend.

Dancing with the Realtors

Calumet Club 334 W River Rd, Augusta, ME

  For Immediate Release: On March 31st, 2023 REALTORSⓇ, Affiliates and friends of the Kennebec Valley Board of Realtors will kick up their heels in the 9th Season of “Dancing with the Realtors” competition and fundraiser. Our Dancers will have trained for 10+ weeks to compete at this crowd-pleasing event, which will be held at The Calumet Club in Augusta.  The dancers have been learning the Cha Cha, Tango and for our more seasoned dancers, The Viennese Waltz.  They will be competing for trophies and bragging rights in each category, and one dancer will also be honored with a “most

Jay VFW Take-out Menu for April

Jay VFW 64 Jewell StreetJay,

April 7 Seafood chowder, crab cake sandwich, whoopie pies. $14 April 14 China Pie, coleslaw, banana cake. $12 April 21 Phillies cheesesteak casserole, green beans, chocolate cake. $12 April 28 Chicken cordon Bleu Casserole, Caesar Salad, lemonade cake. $12


Old South First Congregational Church, UCC 235 Main Street, Farmington, ME

Old South Church at 235 Main Street in Farmington is hosting a free, all-day event on Saturday, April 1st from 8:30 to 3:30. Workshops will contain practical information about topics such as electric vehicles, heat pumps, community composting, solar power and lots more! Homemade soup, bread and goodies will be served for lunch. Opportunities to meet people and share experiences! For more information: call (207)778-0424 or email