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November 2021 Featured Business

Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce Continues Event Schedule Through Year’s End

mmcc Nov2021The Mid-Maine Chamber is committed to helping the businesses in our region continue to grow and prosper. To that end, the Chamber continues to explore ways to allow members to push out marketing messages about local goods and services, despite the challenges posed by the pandemic. Most of our events for the year were held, albeit with some schedule or format adjustments.

During November and December, the Chamber will continue to host Business After Hours and Business Breakfast Series events. Business After Hours events have been held in person, allowing area business professionals to continue to network, exchange business news and updates, and win door prizes. The next event will be held on Wednesday, November 17 at New Dimensions Federal Credit Union, 94 Silver Street, Waterville. The December Business After Hours will be held with Hight/Bigelow Brewing, at 473 Bigelow Hill Rd., Skowhegan on December 15. Business After Hours run from 5:30-7 p.m.

mmcc2 Nov2021There will be an additional Business Breakfast event, offered in person at the Best Western, Upper Main Street, Waterville from 7:15 to 9:00 a.m. on December 2. Check out www.midmainechamber.com for additional details and to register.

Shop Small – Save Big with Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce and Shop Small Saturday Mid-Maine!

Small businesses are the heartbeat of the area. This year, Mid-Maine Chamber will be working to enhance the holiday season for area businesses, focusing on their unique, local flavor.

Saturday, November 27 will be a day to shop small – while making a BIG difference to the businesses who have been there to support customers throughout the year. It will be a day of fun, with stores encouraged to put out festive holiday lights and decorations. Participating businesses will have coupon books filled with savings, shopping bags to collect goodies, fun demos and events, and chances to win a $100 Chamber gift certificate good at nearly 200 area businesses.

Mix 107.9 will be doing live remotes throughout the area and businesses are encouraged to give shoppers a reason to shop locally. So, grab your friends and family, and head on out for a day of enjoyment in the great outdoors. Stay tuned for additional information as the date gets closer.

Let’s kick off the beginning of the holiday season and Shop Small Saturday Mid-Maine!

But, if you can’t join us on November 27, and want to do your part to help out, consider giving Mid-Maine Chamber Gift Certificates this season. These are always a great way to support area businesses – and this year, it is more important than ever. Give your friends and family members the perfect gift – no worries about something too big or small – and know that you are keeping monies locally.

Check the Chamber website for additional details at www.midmainechamber.com.

Festival of Trees – The Tradition Lives on with a Partnership between Alfond Youth Center and the Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce

Join us for one of the beautiful events of the season as the Festival of Trees schedule rolls out later this month. Please see the back page for the schedule and more details.

Festival of Trees – a great event for the whole family!