The Ashland Area Economic Development Committee (AAEDC) Chair, Don Tardie, is pleased to announce the Town of Ashland is being awarded a Rural Business Development Grant (USDA) to fund the committee’s effort to improve economic development in the Route 11 corridor, from Oxbow to Portage Lake, ME. The $21,000 grant consists of local area employer/municipal match Read More …
The Ashland Economic Development Committee is seeking an instructor (facilitator) to present the WorkReady Credential Training Course this fall through the Ashland Adult Education. The course is 60 hours and will be scheduled in this Fall’s adult courses offerings. The successful applicant must complete the online facilitator training to be hired. Details to apply are Read More …
Town of Ashland (AAEDC) Contract Opportunity (If Funds Available) Economic Development Director Full time contract opportunity for a seasoned economic developer to assist the Ashland Area Economic Development Committee in developing the Machias River Industrial Park and other sites to attract and create new business investments and jobs. The successful contractor must possess: Grant writing, Read More …
Join us June 30-July 2 for this year’s Ashland Summerfest! Download the weekend’s schedule HERE!
The 2017 Ashland Area Citizen of the Year Application is now available for download. All entries must be received by May 30, 2017. See the application for details. This year’s reipient will be announced Friday night, June 30, at the town bandstand during the evening festivities of the Ashland Summer Fest.
ASHLAND COMMUNITY LIBRARY WILL BE HOSTING A TEA SOCIAL ON FRIDAY AFTERNOONS @ 2 P.M. DURING THE WINTER MONTHS. COME AND JOIN US FOR TEA , COFFEE, SNACKS, AND PLEASANT CONVERSATION. FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL THE LIBRARY AT 435-6532
THE ASHLAND AREA BOOK CLUB IS OPEN TO EVERYONE. THE CLUB DISCUSSES FAITH BASED BOOKS. IT IS HELD AT THE ASHLAND ADVENT CHRISTIAN CHURCH ON WEDNESDAYS FROM 9:30 A.M.TO 11:00 A.M. COME AND JOIN US!
ASHLAND AREA FOOD PANTRY IS OPEN TO ALL WHO NEED ASSISTANCE TO PROVIDE FOR THEIR FAMILIES. THE PANTRY IS OPEN ON THE SECOND TUESDAY OF THE MONTH FROM 5 P.M. TO 7 P.M. AND ON THE THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH FROM 4 P.M. TO 6 P.M.
As of October 3, free WIFI service is available until 8:00 p.m. daily. If you run into problems with the WIFI, please let us know at the Library.
The Library Staff would like to announce new hours for the Ashland Community Library: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. as of October 3, 2016.