The Maine Health Care Association (MHCA) has named two Quarry Hill Maintenance Department employees as recipients of MHCA’s 2016 Celebrating Excellence Awards. Mike Flanagan won an Excellence in Caregiving award, while Doug Gilson was honored for Excellence in Innovation. A veteran of 14 years at Quarry… Read More
    Location: Camden National Corporation’s Hanley Center, Fox Ridge Office Park, Route 1, Rockport, Me This program will be a comprehensive learning experience for adults involved in caring for individuals with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, and for those in the early stages of dementia themselves. Read More
    Camden, Me., September 7, 2016—Residents of Quarry Hill’s assisted living community are celebrating National Assisted Living Week, September 11 through 16, with a variety of activities and events in keeping with this year’s national “Keep Connected” theme. Among the planned gatherings are a nondenominational Sunday service… Read More
    Presented by Paul Sheridan This one-day refresher course is designed for drivers age 50 and better and features an updated curriculum, dubbed Smart Driver. Attendees will experience a new, research-based workbook and video material. The course covers defensive driving, existing and new rules of the road,… Read More
    Presenters: Elmer and Holly Savage, owners and operators, Savage Oakes and Barrett Hill Farm The award-winning authors and photographers offer a multimedia presentation filled with their most beautiful and memorable moments in untamed Maine. Admission will be free; however, seating is limited, and registration… Read More
    Presenters: Lee Ann and Thomas Mark Szelog, authors, photographers and wildlife conservationists The award-winning authors and photographers offer a multimedia presentation filled with their most beautiful and memorable moments in untamed Maine. Admission will be free; however, seating is limited, and registration is required. Read More
    Presenter: Meghan Vigeant, personal historian, Stories to Tell After a fire ravaged Swan’s Island’s historical collection, Vigeant stepped in to help redocument the community’s unique past. In this lighthearted presentation, she highlights the island’s musical traditions. Admission will be free; however, seating is limited,… Read More
    Presented by Sheri Leahan, director, with Norlands staff An armchair tour of Maine’s 18th century living-history farm and museum. Plus: Norlands staff present “The Busy Cradle,” depicting the 10 Washburn siblings raised on the farm and their contributions to business and industry. Admission will… Read More
    Monday, April 28, 8:00 am to 12:30 pm At Anderson Inn, Quarry Hill, Camden. Presented by Paul Sheridan This one-day refresher course is designed for drivers age 50 and better and features an updated 2014 curriculum, dubbed Smart Driver. Attendees will experience… Read More
    CAMDEN, Maine — Quarry Hill Retirement Community in Camden played host as Mid-Coast School of Technology (MST) awarded certificates to nine new graduates of its Certified Nursing Assistant program, April 2. Addressing the graduates, Quarry Hill interim executive director Mary Sargent said, “You are embarking on a… Read More
    Presented by John Bear Mitchell, University of Maine professor and associate director, Wabanaki Center Mitchell, a member of the Penobscot Nation, guides an exploration of the history and culture of Maine’s native peoples from the perspective of the people themselves. Admission will be free;… Read More
    Presented by Clarity, artists and writers, with members of House of ME In a fun, multimedia presentation, Su.Sane and Robert Hake, the artist/writer team known as Clarity, will share their children’s book Place of Real and explore ways to nurture the children in your life (including… Read More
    Presented by Stephen D. Sears, MD, MPH, state epidemiologist, Maine CDC With warmer weather ahead, it’s prime time for Lyme. Bone up on symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of the rampant tick-borne disease before you take to the great outdoors. Admission will be free;… Read More
    Snow date: March 26 Presented by Peter Gelman, executive chef, Cappy’s Chowder House Beyond America’s tried-and-true wheat, corn, and rye stretch amber waves of lesser-known grains, with names like quinoa, amaranth, and farro. Boost your “grain power”—and sample some exciting new grain dishes—as Chef… Read More
    In the lead-up to Christmas, area Girl Scouts have been extra busy spreading holiday cheer at Quarry Hill in Camden. Residents Eleanor McClelland, Ruth Cole, and Hannah Williamson (pictured, from left) wasted no time diving into boxes’ worth of ceramic mugs donated by Knox County scouts. Read More
    November 1, 2013, Camden, Me.—Quarry Hill Retirement Community in Camden played host as Mid-Coast School of Technology (MST) awarded certificates to 9 new graduates of its Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program, October 30. In remarks to the graduates and attending friends and family, Quarry Hill administrator Mary… Read More