Don’t miss these local events and discounts hosted by AARP Maine!

For more information about these events, contact us at me@aarp.org or call 207-776-6303.

Morning Walks on the Kennebec River Rail Trail
Every Thursday | 8 – 10 a.m.
Kennebec River Rail Trail 1 Hinckley Road | Hallowell
Meet near the colorful Adirondack chairs and enjoy the fresh autumn air. Event is free, no registration required.

Annual Day of Service
Tuesday, Sept. 11 | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Eastern Promenade Gazebo 49 Eastern Promenade | Portland
RSVP
Participate in a community clean up day to honor our annual Day of Service. Contact us if you need gloves, trash bags, or AARP Maine volunteer t-shirts to wear, and post your Day of Service photos to the AARP Maine Facebook page.

OutSpoken: LGBTQ Author Festival
Saturday, Sept. 22 | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
RSVP
USM Hannaford Hall 88 Bedford Street | Portland
OutSpoken: An LGBTQ Author Festival, with author readings and discussions. Event is free, registration is required.

AARP Maine Annual Volunteer Meeting & Andrus Award Recognition
Thursday, Oct. 25 | 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Maple Hill Farm 11 Inn Road | Hallowell
RSVP
You are invited to our annual volunteer meeting and appreciation luncheon. The program will include group discussions about our 2018 accomplishments, as well as an opportunity to provide feedback for 2019. Event is free, registration is required.

WWI Film Screening
Tuesday, Oct. 30 | 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
USM Hannaford Hall 88 Bedford Street | Portland
RSVP
AARP Maine and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Southern Maine present a screening of the Smithsonian Channel’s Documentary Americans Underground: Secret City of WWI. Q+A with Maine National Guard Historian will follow the film. Event is free, registration is required.

Election Day
Tuesday, Nov. 6
#BeTheDifference and VOTE!

The Polar Express
Saturday, Dec. 1 | 2:30 – 4 p.m.
Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Company 14 Ocean Gateway Pier | Portland
Purchase Tickets
Choo Choooo! AARP members and guests enjoy a discounted ticket price of $15 per person. This local holiday gem is not to be missed. Perfect for the grandkids; fun for all ages. Tickets are limited and must be purchased in advance.

Wassailing on the Eastern Trail
Saturday, Dec. 22 | 4 – 6 p.m.
The Eastern Trail Pine Point Parking Lot 138 Pine Point Road | Scarborough
RSVP
Here we come a-wassailing along the Eastern Trail. Celebrate the holidays with a night of caroling. We’ll bring the music and hot cocoa; you bring a flashlight and holiday cheer! Event is free, no registration required.

Monthly Coffee and On-Tap Events:

And don’t forget our monthly coffee and on-tap events. They are a great way to meet new people and find out what AARP Maine is doing in your community. Enjoy bottomless coffee at our coffee events, and at our on-tap
events, your first beer, wine, or non-alcoholic beverage is on us. No registration required.

Augusta Coffee: 3rd Wednesday of each month | 8 – 10 a.m. | Lisa’s Restaurant |15 Bangor Street | Augusta

Augusta On-Tap: 3rd Thursday of each month | 4 – 6 p.m. | The Black and Tan | 18 Bridge Street | Augusta

Topsham On-Tap: 3rd Wednesday of each month | 4 – 6 p.m. | Sea Dog Brewing Company | 1 Bowdoin Mill Island |
Topsham

Portland Coffee: 1st Friday of each month | 8:30 – 10 a.m. | AARP Maine State Office | 53 Baxter Boulevard | Portland

South Portland On-Tap: 3rd Thursday of each month | 4 – 6 p.m. | Sea Dog Brewing Company | 125 Western Ave | South Portland

York County Coffee: Last Monday of each month | 8 – 10 a.m. | Mike’s American Diner | 1132 Portland Road | Arundel