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September is Recovery Month

Every September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) sponsors Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders and celebrate the people who recover. Recovery Month spreads the positive message that behavioral health is essential to overall health, that prevention works, treatment is...

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Downeast Walk to Stop Diabetes

October 20, at 10:00, will be the start of the 4th Downeast Walk to Stop Diabetes beginning at the Ellsworth Elementary Middle School and continuing along the Shore Road. The Walk has the dual purpose of raising money to support the mission of the American Diabetes Association “to prevent and...

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MDI Hospital Offers Free Health Insurance Basics Sessions

BAR HARBOR—Mount Desert Island Hospital is offering three free community health insurance education sessions this September at libraries across MDI. The sessions, titled “Health Insurance Basics,” will help participants understand acronyms, the difference between silver, gold, and bronze plans, what to look for when picking a health care plan, what...

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9/11 Remembrance Ceremony in Ellsworth

Ellsworth - A 9/11 remembrance ceremony will be held at 8:46AM Tuesday, Sept. 11th, 2018 at the Ellsworth Fire Department, 1 City Hall Plaza, to memorialize those who perished at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and in a field in Pennsylvania; as well as honor first responders for their...

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Registration Open for Acadia National Park Science Symposium

BAR HARBOR – The annual Acadia National Park Science Symposium will be held on Saturday, October 20, 8:45 a.m-4:30 p.m. at College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine. This symposium brings together researchers, educators, students, resource managers, and members of the public for presentations and discussions of current scientific research...

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PER JANSON NAMED PRODUCING EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF OPERA HOUSE ARTS

Theater artist brings new leadership and talent   Stonington - Concluding a nation-wide search, Opera House Arts (OHA) is delighted to announce that Per Janson will become the new Producing Executive Director, beginning September 24th. Janson succeeds Interim Artistic Director Peter Richards. “Per’s deep theater experience, artistic vision, commitment to community engagement,...

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Free Tai Chi Classes Set to Begin in September

Ellsworth/Bucksport/Blue Hill— Since the program began in 2014, more than 500 people from across Hancock and Washington counties have participated in Healthy Acadia’s Tai Chi for Health classes. What’s the tai chi appeal? The ancient Chinese practice of tai chi is clinically proven to be an effective exercise form that improves...

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Afternoon High Teas Continue at Woodlawn through September

Ellsworth - Woodlawn invites you to experience the elegance and tradition of an afternoon high tea in September. Held on Wednesdays, September 12,19 and 26, teas start at 3:00pm and are held rain or shine. On rainy days tea is served in Woodlawn’s Sleigh Barn. “We have enjoyed welcoming both local residents...

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