Kyes Insurance 1st Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive

The Kyes Insurance Agency presents their 1st annual Thanksgiving Food Drive. We welcome our community to drop of nonperishable food items to our Main Lobby at 171 Main Street in Farmington. All donations will be in support of our Local Care & Share Food Closet. As we are thankful to be a part of this community, we hope that you will join us in sharing the joy of giving.

Bake Sale

Chesterville Town Office 409 Dutch Gap Road, Chesterville, ME, United States

Bake Sale at the Chesterville Town Office during the election voting starting at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 7th until the food is gone.  This event is sponsored by the North Chesterville Extension Homemakers.  FMI 778-3156.

Ready, Set, Brand!

Online via Zoom 30 Federal St, Brunswick, ME, United States

In this 6 week workshop, Brand Strategist Mallika Malhotra, will help you compose the key brand statements your business needs to stand out and thrive. Get ready to tackle your brand Mission, Vision, Positioning statements and more! While we all know branding is important, getting the ball rolling can be difficult. As you begin to work on all of the various brand statements to communicate your story, you may end up feeling more confused. Often, even the most motivated business owners get stuck in this step, struggling to articulate their brand message in a way that resonates with their ideal customer

Free

Western Maine Audubon presents: “Wildlife Tracking in Maine”—a talk by Charles “Chuck” Hulsey

Thomas Auditorium in UMF's Preble Hall 173 High Street, FARMINGTON, ME, United States

On Wednesday, November 8th at 7:00 pm, Western Maine Audubon is sponsoring a talk titled, “Wildlife Tracking in Maine” by Charles “Chuck” Hulsey. The talk, which is free and open to the public, will be held in Thomas Auditorium, Preble Hall, at UMF. Chuck will be sharing wildlife tracking and species ID tips and techniques that he has used over the years while doing winter wildlife tracking surveys for lynx, bobcat, pine marten, and fisher. These techniques allow for accurate identification of the owner’s tracks, even if of poor quality. which is often the case. As an example, Chuck will

Free
Event Series Farmington Chess Club

Farmington Chess Club

Farmington Community Center 127 Middle Street, Farmington, ME, United States

Farmington Chess Club meets every Thursday at the Farmington Community Center from 9:30 to 12:30. The club is open to players of all ages and skill levels. For more information, visit https://farmingtonchess.org/

Finding Funding

Online via Zoom 30 Federal St, Brunswick, ME, United States

Do you need money to start or grow your business? If you answer YES, you are not alone - most business owners do. In this presentation, Maine SBDC at CEI Business Advisors Ann McAlhany and Chris O'Brien will discuss common sources of business funding from your piggy bank, to commercial banks, and sources in-between. They will also give an overview of non-bank (alternative) lenders and grants, and provide an overview of funding sources to be wary of. This lunch-time presentation will last 30 minutes, and follow with time for Q&A with those who can stay longer. Funded in part through

Free

Retirement Planning Part 1: Setting Up a Retirement Saving Plan For Your Employees

Online via Zoom 30 Federal St, Brunswick, ME, United States

Under the Maine Retirement Saving Program, employers with 5 or more employees are mandated to provide their employees with a Qualified Retirement Plan or facilitate employee deferrals into a newly formed State of Maine Roth IRA account program. The mandate will take in effect in April 2024. What are employers' obligations and options? What tax implications are there for employers who opt to provide a match to employees’ contributions? Join us in learning more about this new state-wide program. Our Retirement Planning Series will be presented by Ben Daigle and Jake Kenyon, Wealth Advisors from Old Port Advisors, a Portland-based financial

Free

Storytime and Yoga

Jay-Niles Memorial Library 983 Main St, Jay, ME, United States

Mark your calendar for this free, fun, family event! Listen to a reading of The Grateful Giraffe by Giselle Shardlow and follow along with yoga poses for all ages and abilities. Other activities include: coloring, a movement game, scarf-dancing, a guided relaxation story, and a family take-home activity.

Free

Western Maine Friends of Ukrainians Wine Tasting Fundraiser

Kennebec Home Brew Supplies 235 FARMINGTON FALLS ROAD, Farmington, ME, United States

Western Maine Friends of Ukrainians invites you to a wine tasting at Kennebec Home Brew Supplies at 235 Farmington Falls Road in Farmington. Drop-in between 5 pm and 7 pm on Friday, November 10 to sample a selection of red wines! Tickets are $25 at at the door, with no RSVP required. There will be snacks and a door prize! Questions? Call Janine Winn at 207-578-8220. We hope to see you there!

$25

Rangeley Community Chorus (Accepting New Members)

The Rangeley Community Chorus (RCC) is beginning rehearsals for the annual Holiday Performance and will be welcoming new members. All that is required is a general love for singing and ability to attend most of the rehearsals, which will be held on Friday and Sunday evenings from 6:30-8:00 PM. The first rehearsal is on Sunday Nov 5th at the Church of the Good Shepard located at 2614 Main Street. Rangeley. You are invited to come and see what it’s all about with no obligation… just stop in! For more information, please call 207-864-5000 or email rangleyarts@gmail.com.

Free

House Of Hamill’s Only Maine Appearance

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

On Friday, November 10th the dynamic band, House of Hamill returns to Farmington for their only appearance in Maine, bringing their energy and eclectic collection of folk and Celtic music to Old South Church’s stage. Doors open at 6:30pm and the concert kicks off at 7pm. Tickets $25 adults, $20 Seniors (65+) and students. Face masks are optional. Tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite online link https://www.eventbrite.com/e/house-of-hamill-trio-returns-to-old-south-church-tickets-712704898537 or reserved by calling 207-491-5919. General seating. Old South Church’s Main Street entrance is handicapped accessible. The House of Hamill credits its existence, almost entirely, to a series of cancelled flights. Rose Baldino

$20 – $25