Events

Upcoming Icebreakers - York

The Greater York Region Chamber’s Icebreakers are for members and/or businesses interested in becoming members. There is no admission fee. Held from 5:00 to 7:00p.m. unless otherwise noted. Please contact Elaine at the Chamber at 363-4422 for more information or if your business would like to host an Icebreaker.


Upcoming Icebreakers: (this list is subject to change)

Wednesday, April 20, 2011 from 5:00 to 7:00pm
Sentry Hill at York Harbor, 2 Victoria Court, York, Maine

Wednesday, May 11, 2011 from 5:30 to 8:00pm
Calendar Reveal Night
Union Bluff Meeting House, 8 Beach St, York Beach, Maine

For more dates and info http://www.gatewaytomaine.org/index.php/events

New Exhibition in York: Sarah Haskell

New Exhibition in York: Sarah Haskell

 

Date: April 14, 2011 - April 23, 2011 http://www.yorkartassociation.com

Event Location: York Art Association, 394 York Street, York, ME 03909
Date/Time Information Gallery Hours: Thursday through Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Contact Information: (207) 363-4049
Free admission


 

The Kittery Art Association is hosting an exhibit featuring the works of six Seacoast artists

The Kittery Art Association, 8 Coleman Ave. in Kittery Point, Maine will be hosting an exhibit featuring the works of six Seacoast artists from April 21 through May 8, 2011. 
 
The gallery will host an opening reception for the artists from 4:00 to 6:00 PM on Sunday
May 1,2011. Refreshments will be served.
 
The exhibit, entitled Dancing Color, will include work by Steffanie Antonio, Laura Burbine, Deb Howard, Carol Ann Powley, Anne Scheer and Nina Shore.
 
Steffanie Antonio is a self-taught artist originally from New York who paints with the hope of conveying the feeling of rhythm and movement, balance and playfulness.
 
Laura Burbine's artwork seeks to capture a moment in time. A split second when the light is reflecting with a "spark" and the depth of color is brilliant and rich.
 
Deb Howard has worked as an engineer and returned to painting inspired by her Grandmother, and masters such as Matisse and Vuillard.

"Afghan Star" Spring Film Series

Date: April 10, 2011
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
http://www.york.lib.me.usEvent

Description: "Afghan Star"  (2009) (AFGHAN) Documentary film, "Afghan Star" is a TV show much like "American Idol". We join the contest when it's down to nine contestants who risk their lives to perform. In Pashtu & Dari with subtitles. Not rated: PG equivalent. Run time: 87 minutes.

More info http://chamber.gatewaytomaine.org/events/details/afghan-star-spring-film-series

Change of Venue for Two Weddings and a Coronation

Change of Venue for Two Weddings and a Coronation

The planned evening event at the Cliff House of "Two Weddings and a Coronation" has changed.  In order to accommodate all those interested in the event, Columbary House Antiques has graciously agreed to expand the accessibility from the original plan at the Cliff House on Friday Night to all weekend at Columbary House Antiques (1286 US Route 1, Cape Neddick, Maine 30902).  The hours for this event are now Friday, April 15, 2011 from 10am - 8pm,  Saturday and Sunday, April 16 and 17 from 10am - 5pm.

As the date for the wedding of Prince William to Kate Middleton draws nearer and the excitement in London grows, get in the spirit and plan to visit Columbary House over this weekend where you will be able to view a previously undiscovered "home movie" of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II and a large collection of jewelry, documents and correspondence signed by Princess Grace of Monaco.

The movies, jewelry, and documents are part of a prominent Massachuse

Student artists in your neighborhood to be honored at Blaine House

Augusta, ME – Student artists from across Maine will receive recognition from Maine’s First Lady at a Blaine House ceremony at 2:00 pm, on Monday, April 11.

The students, from 17 schools, will receive certificates for their participation in the Maine Youth Excellence in Art exhibition that has been on display in the Capitol Complex since February.

“These works of art are inspiring and showcase the talent of our youth,” said Maine’s First Lady Ann LePage. “Two pieces of artwork are on display currently in the Blaine House and we are making space available for a third.

Ribbon Cutting at New Chiropractic Works Location

Ribbon Cutting at New Chiropractic Works Location

Greater York Region Chamber of Commerce staff and the owners of Chiropractic Works cut the ribbon to open the office of Chiropractic Works at 1 Brickyard Lane in York at One Bragdon Commons.
Pictured are; Business Manager & Interim Manager Holly Roberts, Dr. Nancy, Dr. John, Past President/CEO Catherine Goodwin and Member Liaison Elaine Burnham.
Chiropractic works has been serving the community since 1993.