It takes a community to protect the health of the Bay! Please come celebrate with us.
Monday, March 18, 2019
5:30 – 6:30 pm
Portland Public Library,
5 Monument Way, Portland, ME 04101
Please note: this date was listed incorrectly in the Forecaster. March 18 is the correct date.
South Portland Event
Monday, March 25, 2019
5:30 – 6:30 pm
Southern Maine Community College,
Jewett Hall, 77 Fort Rd, South Portland, ME 04106
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
5:30 – 6:30 pm
Curtis Memorial Library,
23 Pleasant St, Brunswick, ME 04011
Advance tickets for our Wild & Scenic Film Festival are sold out, but you still have the opportunity to buy tickets and attend the event! We will have a limited number of tickets available on Saturday, November 3, the day of the event. Tickets will be sold first come, first served. Doors will open at 3 p.m.
Wild & Scenic Film Festival
Saturday, November 3
University of Southern Maine
88 Bedford Street, Portland
Tickets are on sale now
$30 in advance
$35 at the door, if available
It’s our 11th Film Festival, so here are the Top 11 reasons to attend:
#11 Be proud that you are supporting Friends of Casco Bay by eating popcorn, watching 15 amazing films, sipping a cold beer, an Oakhurst iced tea, or a nice glass of wine—while having a great night out.
#10 Get together with 500 other Friends of Casco Bay.
#9 Enjoy free, indoor parking in Portland.
#8 Win awesome prizes in our popular raffle.
#7 See rowdy women challenging the outdoors.
#6 Take a journey of 3,200 miles over 32 years.
#5 Watch a film that will make you want to hug a polar bear (carefully).
#4 Experience what it’s like to change a light bulb at 1,481 feet.
#3 Be among the first to watch a new extreme sport—urban skiing!
#2 Buy tickets at the same price as last year. No inflation here!
#1 Be one of the last people to snag a ticket before they are sold out (as they have been for the past 10 years).
For more information and to buy tickets: cascobay.org/film-festival
Volunteer Appreciation Celebration
& 2018 Annual Members Meeting
Thank you all for a great event! You can see more about our Citizen Steward awardees and the photos here: https://www.cascobay.org/2018/01/25/volunteers-great-service-casco-bay/
Join us as we recognize those who help us protect the health of Casco Bay. We will provide the updated Casco Bay Health Index based on data collected by volunteer Citizen Stewards over the past 25 years, and we will share new program directions.
When: Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 5:30-8 p.m.
5:30 Hors d’oeuvres, cash bar, Program begins at 6:30
Our event is on for Tuesday, January 23! We have been watching the weather closely—the messy wintery mix will turn into rain and 40 degree weather by midday on Tuesday, January 23, and temps will stay in the 40s until well past our event.
Parking is easy and FREE at DiMillo’s—if you are driving with guests, you can drop your passengers off right at the ramp under the drive-thru overhang leading to the floating restaurant.
Where: DiMillo’s On the Water, 25 Long Wharf, Portland, ME 04101
Free parking while at event.
Donation to attend is appreciated, not required. Suggested donation: $10 per person
If making a donation to attend this event, RSVP here.
If you want to RSVP without making a donation, email Sarah Lyman at slyman [at] cascobay [dot] org or call our office at (207) 799-8574.