What's Happening in Your Community?

Programs, Events, and more.

Bookmark this page and visit often for the latest updates and to learn about events happening in your community. Check our calendar for full program schedules.

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WE ARE GROWING!  HEALTHY ACADIA HAS THE FOLLOWING OPPORTUNITIES TO JOIN OUR TEAM:

SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES:

Food for All VISTA - Washington County

RecoveryCorps Coaches

Do you have a passion to help those struggling with substance use disorder to be successful in recovery? Healthy Acadia is now actively recruiting full-time (32-36 hrs per week) and part-time (8-10 hours per week) volunteers to serve in our AmeriCorps / RecoveryCorps program for the 2019-2020 service year, starting in September, 2019. 

If you are interested, the first step is to fill out the Pre-Screening Questionnaire found at the link below:

Click here to complete a prescreening questionnaire.

 

EVENTS, SUPPORT GROUPS, HEALTH IMPROVEMENT AND LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES, AND MORE

 

An Evening with Healthy Acadia (Islesford): September 20, 2019

 

Breast Cancer Support Group (Calais) 4th Friday of the month. NEXT MEETING: September 27, 2019

 

Building a Recovery Community (Ellsworth) Monthly Potluck and Discussion. Next meeting: September 23, 2019

 

Community Action Team (Washington County) 3rd Thursday of the month. Next Potluck and Discussion: September 22, 2019

 

Community Game Night (Gouldsboro) - Tuesdays

 

Cooking Matters for Adults:

Ellsworth: Tuesdays, September 24 - October 29, 2019

Bucksport: Wednesdays, September 25 - October 30, 2019

 

NEW! Down East Recovery Resource Guide (2019-2020 edition)  Click here to download PDF

 

TEENS: Join the Downeast Youth Action Team!

 

Graceful Aging Program (Movement Classes for Seniors (MDI) 2019 Schedule 

 

Hancock County Drug Free Communities Coalition (1st Monday of the month) Next meeting: October 7, 2019 

 

Recovery Coach Academy - Fall 2019 sessions:


September 24 - 27:      Ellsworth
October 22 - 25:           Belfast
November 5 - 8:           Dover Fox-Croft
December 3- 6:            Madison 

Click here to register for one of the above sessions

 

Recovery Walk (Machias): September 20, 2019

 

Swing for Success (Orrington): September 14, 2019

 

Tai Chi for Health: Instructor Training

Tai Chi for Heart Conditions (Ellsworth): September 21-22, 2019

 

Tai Chi for Health: Classes

  •  Brooksville - Thursdays, September 5 - October 31, 2019
  •  Bucksport - Fridays, September 6 - October 25, 2019
  •  Deer Isle - Wednesdays, September 4 - October 30, 2019
  •  Ellsworth - (beginner) Thursdays, September 5 - October 24, 2019
  •  Ellsworth - (intermediate) - Wednesdays (ongoing)​
  •  Machias (Downeast Recovery Support Center) - Tuesdays,  September 10 - October 29, 2019     
  •  Machias (UMM) - Tuesdays & Thursdays: September 17 - November 7, 2019
  • Milbridge - Tuesdays, August 6 - September 24, 2019
  • Steuben - Wednesdays, August 28 - October 16, 2019

 

15th Annual Washington County Turkey-a-Thon: October 11, 2019

 

Zombie Run (Machias): September 14, 2019

Download Registration Form Here (PDF)