amy clark | BDN

BREWER — The Bangor Area Recovery Network is seeking sponsorships for its annual Lobstermania dinner scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Thursday July 26, at BARN, 142 Center St.

This fundraiser and educational event includes a lobster, steak or vegetarian dinner with sides and dessert. This year’s presentation will be given by Tripp Gardner, MD., chief psychiatric office of Penobscot Community Health Care and Medical Director of Homeless Services. His presentation is titled “Addiction as a Brain Disease.”

Tickets are $35 and can be purchased at .

The Bangor Area Recovery Network provides recovery resources to those in Eastern and Central Maine. Our mission is to provide a sustainable and reliable community recovery center that supports the needs of people affected by addiction.