The Merry Barn Writers' Retreat of Edgecomb, Maine is a joyful haven where creativity and curiosity are nurtured and celebrated. A midcoast literacy center with the mission to Cultivate Creativity, Curiosity, and Community, the Merry Barn hosts week long summer writing adventures for kids, free monthly Community Literacy Events for all ages, a music series, book readings, creative events, artful handiwork series, and so much more.
Nomads is a shop for people on the move. We are locally owned and woman owned with a brick and mortar shop in Portland's historic Old Port.
Oula merges high-intensity cardio with easy-to-follow choreography, mindfulness practices, and a culture of inclusivity — all to an energetic pop soundtrack. Every Oula class empowers participants to challenge their bodies and process their emotions through music, movement, and, most importantly, a community connection.
Jennifer Schmitt is a Portland-area artist who incorporates the human figure and movement into her work in its many expressions. From figurative life drawing to abstract painting, the foundation for her practice lies in the strength and honesty found in the body. She has recently discovered the joy of cold water dips and finds this experience to be an organic extension of her creativity.
For women seeking individualized, client centered, occupation based mental health evaluations and treatment as well as a review of menstrual health. A four course meal is included for clients in Maine.
Links Permanent Jewelry can accompany us everywhere (even into the ocean!), from day-to-day experiences to travel and once-in-a-lifetime events. A piece of permanent jewelry can remind you of a person, a time in your life, an intention you set for yourself -- or can just be a fun statement of your personal style. I will be moving into my new space in Downtown Bath in late July, expanding my capacity to take on individual appointments. I'll also still be doing pop-ups and private parties!
Creating healing wellness by promoting equity in holistic mental health.
Creativity in community. Located in Deering Center, Handiwork studio + market offers workshops and features goods from many local makers.
The Natural Resources Council of Maine is a nonprofit membership organization protecting, restoring, and conserving Maine’s environment, now and for future generations. Join NRCM for our "Polar Bear Dip & Dash" event taking place 12/31/23 at SMCC (South Portland). The Dip & Dash is a 5K Run/Walk & a Polar Plunge to benefit NRCM's work to mitigate climate change.
click the images above to learn more about our 2023 sponsors!