Midcoast Women will launch a new season of the storytelling series Collective Voices with “Toasting Talent: Encore” at Fog Bar & Cafe, 328 Main Street, Rockland, on Wednesday, September 18, at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $10 and advance booking — at midcoastwomen.org — is required. Ashley Seelig (left) of Fog Bar & Cafe; Heather Sanborn (center), Maine state senator and cofounder of Rising Tide Brewing Company; and Tabitha Blake Perry of Crush Distributors (right) will talk about how they meet the challenges of owning and operating their Maine-based businesses and share samples of their products. For more information about this and upcoming programs, visit midcoastwomen.org.