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May 1st: Peter Pan

May 3, 2015 @ 7:30pm   Events, Member Events, News & Events

Help Vivid Motion support the Center for Grieving Children in Portland
and enjoy some quirky and innovative dance. Join us for our vibrant
dance interpretation of J.M. Barrie’s classic tale of pirates, lost
boys, fairies, and the magic of never growing up.

Friday, May 1st 7:30pm
Saturday, May 2nd 2:30pm and 7:30pm
Sunday, May 3rd 2:30pm

Tickets: $13 adults, $6 kids under 13
available at

All proceeds will go to the Center for Grieving Children

Sponsored by: Seacoast Scaffolding, Fournier’s Karate, Drouin Dance,
Gorham Self Storage & Yelp! of Maine.


May 1st: Big Spring Reception

May 1, 2015 @ 5:00pm   Events, Member Events, News & Events

Join us for the opening reception of Big Spring, work by artist Dorson
Plourde, on Friday, May 1. We hope you’ll attend for art, fun, drinks,
snacks, and special giveaways by the artist!

6 Free Street, downton
May 1

The show will be up from May 1-June 3

Artist Website:


May 1ST: New Mainer Artists & Portland’s Creative Arts Economy – A Community Dialogue on Economic Opportunity for Immigrants

May 1, 2015 @ 6:00am   Events, Member Events, News & Events

Featuring artists from around the world who now call Portland home and the organizations who are dedicated to supporting them. Share your ideas on how to address the opportunities and challenges of ethnic diversity in our creative arts economy. Bring your yarn to join a collaborative art event, WEAVE THE TENT.

When: May 1, 2015 @ 4:00 pm
Where: Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium

FREE, please register here

Presented as part of the “Celebrating Immigration” series by the World Affairs Council of Maine in partnership with the Maine Immigrant Rights Coalition and Creative Portland.

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April 18th: Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Co. & Museum

Apr 26, 2015 @ 9:30am   Events, Member Events

The museum is open for train rides during April School Vacation Week,
April18th-26th, from 9:30am-4pm with trains on the hour from 10am-3pm.
This is a great time of year to invest in a Family Pass Membership -
only $100 for a family of four!  Shake of the winter blues and join us
for a train ride along Casco Bay!


April 9th – Brown Bag Lunch Forum

Apr 9, 2015 @ 12:00pm   Events, News & Events

Portland Buy Local is hosting a brown bag lunch forum on commercial property leasing for small business owners. Whether you are in a retail or office setting, finding the right location is crucial, but so is making sure the space you rent works for you.  Brit Vitalius, owner of the Vitalius Real Estate Group and Elliott Teel of the Teel Law Office will provide an overview of the process of leasing commercial space and what to look out for when signing a lease, as well answer questions.  Thursday, April 9th, 12-1pm at 306 Congress Street.  RSVP to


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