Registration is now open for the 6th Annual Camden Classics Cup, July 28-30, 2022
The shoreside landscape will look different this year thanks to the newly reconstructed Lyman-Morse marina complex. What will be the same are two days of racing on Penobscot Bay, along with the annual Youth Regatta and the Parade of Sail around Camden Harbor.
Details for the post-racing parties are coming together. Expect to find socializing, dining, and music at the Lyman-Morse facility in the heart of Camden harbor. Dockage is included with registration. For questions about registration, contact the new regatta organizer, Holly Paterson, at To register, visit

M.S.A.D. 28 spring kindergarten registration opens
Camden-Rockport Elementary School registration is now open. Students who reside in Camden or Rockport can register for kindergarten for the 2022-23 school year. The child must be 5 years old on or before Oct. 15, 2022. The deadline to complete spring registration is April 28. Parents are asked to contact Brenda Fournier, registrar, in the main office to start the registration process. Brenda Fournier can be reached at 236-7809 ext. 1200 or email

Mid-Coast Recovery Coalition offers Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser Take-Out Only event
The Mid-Coast Recovery Coalition will hold its first annual Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser at High Mountain Hall, 5 Mountain St. in Camden. Tickets are $10 and available in advance or by text at 252-305-3851 on the day of the event. The event will help to raise additional funding to create an environment that will help individuals break the cycle of destructive drug addiction behavior and initiate movement towards rejoining the community through the operation of two certified recovery residences. Those who are not able to attend and would like to help with a financial contribution can visit or email For more information, contact 701-1182.

Camden Public Library offers ‘Virtual Vacation Camp’ in February
School-age children on vacation are invited to join children’s librarian Miss Amy online for “Virtual Vacation Camp activities for three days, February 23-25, at 3 p.m. Participants will enjoy stories, craft activities, and a scavenger hunt. Younger siblings are welcome to join in. Sign up to participate by emailing Registrants will receive an email with the Zoom link to join and a list of simple materials found around the house to have on hand for activities.
Each day will have a theme: Feb. 23 — Make Your Own Simple Cookbook; Feb. 24 — Make your own Pedaling Person; Feb. 25 — At Home Scavenger Hunt.

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