This page is a space to share upcoming public events that are not sponsored or organized by First Light, but nevertheless might be of interest to our participants and those involved in work to expand Wabanaki stewardship of land in Maine. If you’d like to share information about an upcoming event, please email Ella McDonald at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
● Micmac Farms Plant Festival Market: On Saturday, May 23rd from 9am-3pm at the Micmac Farms Complex in Caribou, Maine. Read more here.
● The documentary film Blood Memory premieres in Wabanakiland/Maine on Monday, June 15 at 6 pm in Hannaford Hall, USM (Portland). This film features Sandy White Hawk, who served on the Maine Wabanaki-State Child Welfare Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Click here to view the Official Trailer: Blood Memory – Documentary.
● Deer Isle boat tour to places of importance to Wabanaki people: On July 25th, Bill Haviland and Donald Soctomah will lead a boat tour around Deer Isle of places of importance to Wabanaki people over the past 400 years. The trip is a joint venture of the Deer Isle-Stonington Historical Society and the Isle au Haut Boat Co. For further information, call the society at 207-348-6400.