MSG Family Campout
Family Campout will be held at Silver Springs Campground in Saco from Friday, July 14 – 16, 2017. Friday morning we have the mini golf tournament and Saturday will be judging for Junior crafts, horseshoe tournament and bocce ball tournaments followed by a campers potluck dinner that evening at 5:00 p.m. The ice cream social is held later in the evening. All are invited. Make your reservations now. Contact Sherry and Richard Harriman for more information. Silver Springs Campground is located at 705 Portland Road, Saco, ME 04072, telephone (207) 283-3880.
Northeast Lecturers’ Conference
The NE Lecturers’ Conference will be held July 31 through August 2, 2017, at Castleton University in Castleton VT. A registration packet including schedule may be downloaded: 2017 NE Lecturers Conference Packet. Contact Margaret Morse, MSG Lecturer for information and questions. Updated 2017 NE Lecturer Conference Registration Form Please use this form to register, not the one in the Conference Packet–Deadline for registering is June 30, 2017.
Maine State Grange CWA Conference
The state CWA Conference is scheduled for Saturday, August 26, 2017. For additional information contact Karen Flagg, CWA Director.
The Big E
While not exactly a conference, the Big E (Eastern States Exposition) is scheduled for September 15, 2017, through October 1, 2017, in Springfield Massachusetts. There are a number of volunteer opportunities for Maine Grangers. See this post or contact Vicki Huff for more information.
Maine Lecturers’ Conference
The Maine State Lecturers’ Conference will be held on September 30, 2017, at Topsham Grange from 9:30 until 11:30. The agenda for the day will include a review of new programs and awards for the poetry, skit and story writing contests as well as the book reading contest. The annual talent contest will also be held. Contact State Lecturer Margaret Morse for additional information.
Maine State Grange Convention
National Grange Convention
November 7 – 11, 2017 in Spokane, Washington. Additional information on the National Grange Website.
Northeastern Youth Conference 2018
July 13 — 15, 2018. Maine will be hosting. Contact MSG Youth Director Terry LaCombe Stevens for more information.