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Your Next Career Move: Tools to Get Started – Tuesday, February 28, 12:00-2:30 PM

Posted by Michael Gorzka on February 21st, 2017


This workshop will discuss what to consider when making a career choice, steps involved in creating a career plan, and resources available to help you succeed.

Your Next Career Move: Tools to Get Started is open to people of all ages and incomes. Anyone is welcome who is interested in building your career and finding the job that is right for you. The workshop will be held on Tuesday, February 28 from 12:00-2:30 PM in the Library’s Morrell Meeting Room.

Pre-registration is required, and there is no fee for the training. For more information or to register, contact Erica Quin-Easter at New Ventures Maine at 386-1664, email, or register online at

New Ventures Maine helps Maine people find success in their jobs, businesses and communities through tuition-free classes and workshops, on-site and online, and one-on-one coaching in four program areas: Build a Career, Start a Business, Manage your Money, Become a Leader. New Ventures Maine is administered by the University of Maine at Augusta and operates out of 10 offices statewide.

Register for this free workshop here.

For more information and to find classes around the state, see or call 386-1664 (Brunswick), 593-7942 (Rockland), or 1-800-442-2092 (statewide). New Ventures Maine’s Midcoast Region covers Brunswick to Belfast, and travel assistance may be available to help you attend trainings and access services.

Day & Time: Tuesday, February 28, 12:00-2:30 PM

Location: Morrell Meeting Room

Contact: Erica Quin-Easter at New Ventures Maine at 386-1664, email

Vote for Curtis — Twice!

Posted by Michael Gorzka on February 18th, 2017

Vote for Curtis — 1!


Bangor Savings Bank is offering a simple way to show support for your favorite nonprofits during the month of February and all it takes is a bit of your time. We are looking to you, our community, to assist us in distributing more than $100,000 to charitable organizations in Maine.

A total of 32 grants will be awarded to the organizations listed on the ballot and to the top 8 write-in recipients. The top two organizations in each of the eight regions (including write-ins) that get the most votes will receive $5,000 each. The remaining 24 organizations will each receive $1,000.

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Vote for Curtis — 2!

Curtis Memorial Library is thrilled to be one of the first three organizations to participate in Atlantic Federal Credit Union’s new Community Life Grant program.

Simply visit AFCU’s Community Life Grant Facebook page and vote for your favorite organization.

It’s an honor to be chosen alongside the good works of Big Brother/Big Sister of Bath/Brunswick, and the Coastal Humane Society. Everyone receives an award! The organization with the most votes receives a $1,000 grant!

Your vote for Curtis gets us there!

Thanks for voting . . . thanks for sharing.

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Haven’t found the right Valentine at your favorite local shop?

Posted by Michael Gorzka on February 10th, 2017

There’s still time to score the perfect gift – and have a local impact – by shopping Amazon Smile.

Amazon donates a portion of the purchase to Curtis Library when you shop via this link.