February Biz Fit: Home is Where the Office Is

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

Do you work from home? Is your home your business, is your business your home? Longing for organization, and a way to keep it all manageable? Let’s discuss: Hack tips Creative use of space Staying organized This is an informal, safe space, with a group-led conversation to learn from one another. Bring your coffee or tea, find a corner of your home and join us!

Free

Musical Storytime with Carla

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

The wonderful and popular Carla returns for a fun-filled musical Storytime with singing, instruments, games, and books! All are welcome. Families with young children won't want to miss the fun.

Free

Soup Day for Ending Hunger – OTIS FCU

OTIS Federal Credit Union 170 Main St, Jay, ME, United States

OTIS FCU's popular Soup Day for Ending Hunger is coming right up on Friday, February 2nd from 11am – 2pm (or until we run out). This fundraising event will be held right here in our lobby/Member Resource Room at 170 Main Street in Jay. We will have a variety of delicious soups, chilis, and chowders to choose from, as well as beverages and baked goods. All proceeds go to local food pantries through the Maine Credit Unions' Campaign for Ending Hunger, and all donations are accepted! Suggested donations are listed below: $1/cup of soup $3/bowl of soup $5/bowl of soup,

Website Design 101: Building Your Online Presence

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

This course is a beginner-level class designed to outline the basics of creating and launching your own website. Join WBC Web Design and Marketing Consultant, Mercedes Arnold, to learn the fundamentals of web design, including how to choose a layout, why copywriting is important, choosing a color scheme, and adding content. If you’re looking to showcase your portfolio, launch an online business, or offer business services, and you need a website - this course is for you! Register Today!

Free
Event Series Kingfield Seniors Monthly Meeting

Kingfield Seniors Monthly Meeting

Western Mountains Baptist Church 928 Carrabassett Road, Route 27, New Portland, ME, United States

Are you a senior that enjoys having potluck lunches, playing games and meeting new and old friends? We at the Kingfield Seniors group meet the first Monday of the month at 12 p.m. at the Western Mountains Baptist Church in New Portland. All Seniors are welcome (you don't need to live in Kingfield) and we look forward to meeting you!

Tuesday Toast Talks: Meet, Share, & Connect

Rustic Elegance 249 Farmington Falls Rd, Farmington, ME, United States

Join WBC Business Advisor, Jodi Cordes, for an informal networking meeting with new, existing, or aspiring female entrepreneurs from Greater Franklin County! Join us on the first Tuesday for a great conversation among business owners, at any stage. Come together to connect, share expertise, and learn from each other about running a business. Location: Rustic Elegance at 249 Farmington Falls Road Farmington, ME 04938. Light refreshments will be provided. Agenda: 7:30 am-8:00 am - Facilitated conversation/educational presentation. 8:00am - 9:00am Meet, Share, & Connect - stay and chat, depart when you need to.

Free
Event Series Franklin County Recovery Center

Franklin County Recovery Center

The Franklin County Recovery Center offers a compassionate environment where individuals can find the support they need to maintain sobriety. Stepping into our center, you’ll encounter a warm, non-judgmental space prioritizing understanding and healing. Our team is committed to providing tailored resources and programs to meet the unique needs of those on the path to recovery. Located at St. Joseph's Center Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:00 am - 4:00 pm.

Free

Women on the Water: Starting an Aquaculture Business in Maine

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

Interested in learning about what it takes to run a sea farm? Come learn about aquaculture from Jaclyn Robidoux and Annie Fagan, marine extension associates at Maine Sea Grant who provide support and training for aspiring and active aquaculturists. They’ll cover a broad overview of the industry in Maine, answer questions about how businesses go from sea to sale, and share case studies of women entrepreneurs charting their own course in this field. Come with your own questions and leave with the resources and information you’ll need to dive deeper after this interactive webinar. Register Today!

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/

Warming Center at Henderson Memorial Baptist Church

Henderson Memorial Baptist Church 110 Academy St, Farmington, Maine

Warming Centers will Open at Henderson Memorial Baptist Church (HMBC) in February! On Thursdays during the month of February, HMBC will be hosting a warming center. Warming Centers are open to everyone and provide a warm space to gather and meet with friends during the cold winter days. COME AND DO A PUZZLE, PLAY A GAME of Scrabble, Cards or Cribbage. You are welcome to come in the morning for a cup of coffee and a muffin and stay and for lunch or just come and enjoy a homecooked meal at noon. Soups, stews, breads, desserts and coffee will be