The Society and Foundation host regular meetings and events throughout the year, including:
May 20: Maine State Society Lobster Dinner.
June 4, 1:35p: Red Sox v Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards. Details: Maineratheart@aol.com
June 24: Maine Honor Flight at the World War II Memorial. Contact Mainestatesociety@gmail.com 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. https://www.honorflightmaine.org/
Nov. 4: Fall Gettysburg Clean-up: Contact Wayne Hanson at Driftabit@aol.com
Dec. 3 - Holiday Brunch. 11:30-1pm. Listen to Maine native and Washington Post writer Lauren Dockett discuss her story. Learn more: http://laurendockett.com. Wharf Restaurant, 119 King Street, Alexandria, VA.
Dec. 11: Capital Wreath-Laying, West Side Capital Steps. Noon. Join us 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 volunteersContact Kristin@wreathsacrossamerica.org for more info. General volunteer information.
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.