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Maine Arts Commission Cultural & Strategic Planning Kickoff

The Maine Arts Commission Wants to Hear From You! 

Join us for a free meeting on Wednesday, April 23, 10-11:30 a.m.  at the Harlow Gallery, located at 160 Water Street in Hallowell.  Reservations requested: click here to register online

The Maine Arts Commission is looking for artists, arts organizations, economic development professionals, educators, government & elected officials, tourism officials and anyone who is passionate about the arts, to attend a feedback meeting at one of the locations and times shown below.

The purpose of these meetings is to:

Inform us of your perceptions of the cultural industry in Maine-both positive and negative

Learn about current relationships that exist across sectors and the results they are yielding to enable continued support of what’s working.

Explore potential benefits and outcomes of smarter partnerships between the arts and culture sector and other sectors.

Lay the groundwork for surveying or obtaining other types of input from these various sectors as appropriate.

Register today for the free meeting at the Harlow Gallery, or  any of the other four meetings: Click here to reserve your spot.

APRIL 22, 10 – 11:30 a.m. – One Longfellow Square, 181 State Street, Portland, ME 04101

APRIL 22, 2-3:30 p.m. – River Tree Arts, Lower Village, 35 Western Avenue, Kennebunk, ME 04043

APRIL 23,6:00-7:30 p.m. – University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME 04401-5102

APRIL 24, 10-11:30 a.m. – Waterfall Arts, 256 High Street, Belfast, ME 04915

 Contact: Marc Spruiell, Communications Director, Maine Arts Commission at 207-287-2726 or