The Society and Foundation host regular meetings and events throughout the year, including:

2017 Calendar

May 20: Maine State Society Lobster Dinner.

June 4, 1:35p: Red Sox v Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards. Details:

June 24: Maine Honor Flight at the World War II Memorial. Contact to RSVP and request more information. 

Sept. 23: Lobster Roll Party + Foundation Scholarship Fundraiser. 5-7pm. Maine lobster + Maine buns, Maine beer, homemade desserts + hot dogs for non-lobster lovers; all proceeds go to the scholarship fund. Location: The Bradley Apartments, Alexandria, VA @ Braddock Metro.   

Oct. 20: Cherry Blossom Princess applications due! Details and application here.

Oct. 28:  36th  Annual Bean Supper.  6-9pm. RSVP! Red hot dogs, brown bread and delicious Maine beans. Cherrydale United Methodist Church, 3701 Lorcom Lane, Arlington, VA.

Oct. 28:  Maine Honor Flight. 9am. World War II Memorial.

Nov. 4: Fall Gettysburg Clean-up: Contact Wayne Hanson at

Dec. 3 - Holiday Brunch. 11:30-1pm. Listen to Maine native and Washington Post writer Lauren Dockett discuss her story.  RSVP TODAY. Learn more:  Wharf Restaurant, 119 King Street, Alexandria, VA.   

Dec. 11:  Wreath-Laying, West Side Capitol Steps. Noon.  Join the Society as we lay a remembrance wreath to kick off Wreaths Across America events in D.C.

Dec. 16, Wreaths Across America. Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA.  The Maine State Society always has a truck and needs volunteers. Contact for more info. 

2018 Events 

Feb. 22 (Tentative):  Eggs and Issues Breakfast. Monocle Restaurant, 107 D St NE, Washington, D.C. Meet Maine's elected officials. 

March 15: Foundation Scholarship Deadline. Apply here. 

March 15 (Tentative):  Maine Statehood Dinner.  District Chophouse, 509 7th St NW #1, Washington, D.C.