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March Forward Gala: Celebrating Maine’s Past & Present

Date: March 5, 2020
Time: 5:30 pm  to  8:30 pm

Looking for a way to celebrate Maine’s Bicentennial? Enjoy an evening of live music, silent auction of art, getaways and adventures. We’ll also be serving fabulous savory and sweet bites, and complimentary wine, beer & preservation punch. Tickets: $100 person, pre-purchase and event details at mainepreservation.org/gala

Who Is ItWho See It?

Date: February 15, 2020
Time: 2:00 pm  to  4:00 pm

An open conversation on the issue of social responsibility facing the challenges of our society in the 21st century. One of my works of art currently on view at the UMVA gallery (516 Congress Street, Portland ME 04102), created in 2017, will serve as basic material to start our discussion. The discussion is open to

Valentine’s Play Me a Story with Drag Queen Chartreuse

Date: February 15, 2020
Time: 10:30 am  to  12:00 pm

Ages 4 -10 & their families enjoy a dramatic reading featuring our pal and local drag personality, Chartreuse! Watch Chartreuse & other Portland Stage actors perform The Wizard, The Fairy, & the Magic Chicken by Helen Lester & Lynn Munsinger & The Buddy Bench by Patty Brozo & Mike Deas. This special Valentine’s Day Celebration

DOSED Documentary Encore Screenings

Date: February 19, 2020
Time: 7:00 pm  to  10:30 pm

Watch the trailer at: www.DOSEDMOVIE.com Synopsis: After many years of prescription medications failed her a suicidal woman turns to underground healers to try and overcome her depression, anxiety, and opioid addiction with illegal psychedelic medicine like magic mushrooms and iboga. Event Info: Name: DOSED Documentary Screening Date: Wednesday, Feb 19th First Show: Doors at 6:30

Bikes & Beers Portland 2020

Date: May 9, 2020
Time: 8:30 am  to  2:00 pm

ALLAGASH Brewing Company will host Bikes & Beers annual event on May 9, 2020 – a Portland, ME cycling and craft beer celebration is an event that brings together two of life’s greatest pleasures! A portion of proceeds from the event will go to Portland Gear Hub to help improve the cycling conditions in the

Portland Youth Dance – Free Dance Classes

Date: March 7, 2020
Time: 11:30 am  to  12:30 pm

Portland Youth Dance is a non-profit and our Community Dance Program aims to make dance accessible for all kids/teens in the Greater Portland area. Please join us for a 9 week session (March 7-May 2nd) of free dance classes on Saturday’s 11:30am-12:30pm at Casco Bay Movers Dance Studio. These free classes end in a performance

2nd Aging, Health, Wellness Conference: For a better Aging Care

Date: June 22, 2020
Time: 9:00 am  to  5:00 pm

Aging Meet 2020 is the leading conference dedicated to Aging health care, Geriatric medicine and elderly care with advanced medical and family medicine with the theme “Destined Future of Healthy Aging”. The goal of Aging Meet 2020 is to deliver an outstanding program for exchange of ideas and authoritative views by leading professionals which covers

Museum of Beadwork Kickstarter Launch Party

Date: March 20, 2020
Time: 4:00 pm  to  8:00 pm

Our Kickstarter for the Museum of Beadwork will launch on March 20th! Join us at Caravan Beads for a wonderful fundraising event with a raffle, special discounts, and more surprises. Come to the party and pledge so you can get extra in-store discounts this night only! Enjoy food and drinks with us as we celebrate

Peyote Petal Earrings Class

Date: February 12, 2020
Time: 4:00 pm  to  6:00 pm

Join us for the Peyote Petal Earrings class! During this two-hour class, you’ll learn the Peyote stitch technique with varying sizes of Miyuki beads. Please note you must pay in advance to reserve a spot, as space is limited. Class and supplies are sold separately. Sign up in the store or online! https://caravanbeads.com/beadweaving-classes-in-february.aspx

Crystal Blossom Earrings Workshop

Date: February 15, 2020
Time: 10:00 am  to  12:00 pm

Learn how to make a pair of fun and colorful Crystal Blossom Earrings at our free instructional workshop. We’ll teach you how to combine a hammered metal ring with Swarovski crystals to create a beautiful pair of earrings. This is a great project to practice your wire-wrapped loop technique!