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Advocacy of the blind community in relation to budget hearings.
These dates have very short notification.
ACB will continuously bring these dates and events to your attention as they become available.
2018 SRC Meeting Schedule
Frances Perkins room
Department of Labor
The call in number for SRC meetings is:
5939748264, Followed by the pound sign
Scheduled Meeting Dates and Times
Wednesday, February 15
10:00am to 1:00pm.
Wednesday, April 19th
10am to 1pm
Wednesday, June 21st
10am to 1pm
Wednesday, August 16th
10:00am to 1:00pm
Wednesday, October 18th
10:00am to 1:00pm
Wednesday, December 20th
10:00am to 1pm
Note: Any changes will be posted when info becomes available
ACB of Maine
2018 Monthly Board Meeting Schedule
All meetings to convene on the first Thursday of the month, starting at 7pm
Phone number: 1 800 377 8846
Pass Code: 93449267, followed by the pound sign
Note: Any changes to meeting schedule will be posted as soon as info becomes available
2018 White Cane Awareness Events
This years walk will start at 10 am, with participants meeting at Maine Highlands Credit Union parking lot, 955 West Main St. Walkers are invited to Irving’s for refreshments after the event.
Note: Orders for white cane walk T-shirts are now being taken.
For t-shirt ordering and walk event information, call Nancy Matulis, 564-0036
Sponsored by The Dover Low Vision Group
Where: Wilders parking lot, Presque Isle
When: Saturday, October 13, 10am ,
Walkers will be meeting at Wilders parking lot at 10 AM
The walk will consist of a few laps of Main Street
All participants are invited to a social breakfast following the walk.
For more information, contact Bruce Archer
Augusta White Cane Walk Notice
There will not be a scheduled white cane walk in the city of Augusta this year. This annual event is scheduled to take place once again in October, 2019.
Information regarding the Bangor White Cane Events will be posted as soon as available.
Please stay tuned to www.acbmaine.org for future information.
Where: The Iris Network, 189 Park Avenue, Portland, Maine
When: Saturday, October 13, 2018
Registration starts at 9am
Walk begins at 10am, 1.4 Mile Walk
Refreshments and additional activities are scheduled during this event.
2018 ACB of Maine State Convention
ACB Maihne is hosting it’s convention in So Portland this year!
When: October 13th – 14th
Where: Howard Johnson’s
ACB Maine plans on joining The Iris Network for their annual White Cane Walk Saturday morning in Portland, and then reconvening at Howard Johnson’s on 675 Main St in South Portland at 1pm for the ACB Maine Convention.
Any additional event details will be updated to this post when available.
For help with any additional information, please contact:
Marry Ellen Frost: ACB of Maine Secretary
Phone: (207) 426-2651
ACB of Maine hopes to see you there!
Please check back often to stay abreast of all that is going on throughout the State with regards to the blind community and ACB of Maine.
All of us at ACB Maine would like to thank you for your continued support.
Have an ACB Day!