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Largest Thomaston Trek Turnout on Record

Largest Thomaston Trek Turnout on Record

THOMASTON — On Sunday June 6th, 123 people got “Back on the Support Trekkers,” running or walking the race virtually or in-person. It was the largest attendance on record for Thomaston Trek and many participants remarked on how great it was to be together again....

Back on Track for 2021 Thomaston Trek

Back on Track for 2021 Thomaston Trek

THOMASTON – Trekkers will host its annual road race fundraiser in-person and virtually on June 6, 2021. In it’s 8th year, it will include traditions from years past – starting and ending at Thomaston Public Library, a whistleblow start, race t-shirts designed by local...

2021 Local Treats Catalog Fundraiser

2021 Local Treats Catalog Fundraiser

Hankering for high-quality local chocolate made locally (bars? bites? a mug of cocoa?) How about a delicious Trekkers-blend roast from Rock City Coffee? This year's student catalog fundraiser starts February 12, 2021. Order by March 9, 2021 and students will begin...

National Mentoring Month at Trekkers

National Mentoring Month at Trekkers

Is mentorship important? Brandon Caron, Kaleb Robinson and Elliott Spear all say yes. Of course, they say yes. They are part of a developing “mentor chain” with Trekkers, an experiential education and mentoring program for young people based in midcoast Maine. Mentor...

New (But Familiar) Faces at Trekkers

New (But Familiar) Faces at Trekkers

Rockland, ME, January 19, 2021 - Kaleb Robinson, class of 2015 from Oceanside High School, hails from Thomaston and joined the team as a Program Manager. In October, Trekkers said goodbye to Principle Program Manager Lindsey Veilleux, grateful for her over 5 years of...

In the News: How Trekkers Supports Students Now

In the News: How Trekkers Supports Students Now

Recently, the Pen Bay Pilot released the following article about Trekkers programming: Peak foliage meant peak daytrip season for Trekkers, a Rockland-based youth mentoring non-profit. Two groups of eighth-grade students embarked on their first outing together – going...

A Strong Finish for Trekkers’ Thomaston Trek

A Strong Finish for Trekkers’ Thomaston Trek

On July 1st, the day after the month-long Thomaston Trek virtual race had ended, results continued to filter in. Why? Several participants used the virtual nature of the race as an opportunity to run or walk multiple times rather than just once, watching their miles...