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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...

Letter to the Community Regarding COVID-19

Dear Trekkers Community, Our team has been monitoring and actively responding to the latest information on COVID-19 over the last two weeks. As part of our community, we want to share with you our current plan in response to this pandemic. As the situation continues...

7th Grade Application Packet

7th Grade Application Packet

For interested 7th graders and their families, below is a pdf of the application packet. If you are interested in participating in the program, please complete the entire application (found on pages 5-6) and return it to the Trekkers office at 58 Park Street, Suite...

Trekkers Invites 7th Graders to Apply

Trekkers Invites 7th Graders to Apply

Trekkers is gearing up to welcome 40 new 7th graders from its six-town service area of Thomaston, Cushing, St. George, South Thomaston, Owls Head and Rockland. Any 7th grader who resides in one of these towns and is interested in learning about becoming a Trekker this...