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Save These Dates:

*2017*

 

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Legislative Dates:

 

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.

 

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2017 SRC Meeting Schedule

 

Where:

Frances Perkins room

Department of Labor

Augusta, Maine

 

The call in number for SRC meetings is:

1-877-455-0244

Passcode:

5939748264, Followed by the pound sign

 

Scheduled Meeting Dates and Times

 

Wednesday, February 15

10:00am to Noon.

 

Wednesday, April 19th

10am to Noon

 

Wednesday, June 21st

1pm to 3pm

 

Wednesday, August 16th

1pm to 3pm

 

Wednesday, October 18th

1pm to 3pm

 

Wednesday, December 20th

1pm to 3pm

 

Note: Any changes will be posted when info becomes available

 

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ACB of Maine

2017 Monthly Board Meeting Schedule

 

All meetings to convene on the first Thursday of the month, starting at 7pm

Call-in Information

Phone number: 1 800 377 8846

Pass Code: 93449267, followed by the pound sign

 

Meeting Dates:

February 3rd

March 2nd

April 6th

June 2nd

August 3rd

October 5th

December 7th

 

Note: Any changes to meeting schedule will be posted as soon as info becomes available

 

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2017 White Cane Awareness Events

 

This year’s events will be posted as soon as the information becomes available.

 

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2017 ACB of Maine State Convention

 

When? October 6 – 8, 2017

Where? Ramada Inn

357 Odlin Rd

Bangor, ME

Phone: 947-6961

 

Note: This year’s convention is in conjunction with PTGDU

 

ACB of Maine is proud to welcome all members to this annual event, as well as those who are interested in learning of our organization.

 

Conference Agenda:

 

Friday, October 6, 2017

07:00pm-08:00pm   Auction

 

Saturday, October 7, 2017

08:30-09:00   Registration

09:00-09:15   Opening remarks and Introductions

09:15-10:45   Nancy Moulton, Catholic Charities Maine; Rabih Dow, the Iris Network; Samantha Fenderson, DBVI – Panel will provide updates from their agencies followed by Q&A time

10:45-11:00   Jay Deane, Ameriprise Financial Advisor

11:00-12:00   Guide Dog schools presentations – Panel will speak on                                            their school followed by Q&A 12:00-01:00     Lunch

01:00-01:30   Alex Hall – New Technology

01:30-02:30   Nick Giudice – Beacons

02:30-03:00   How Are Other ACB Chapters Working

03:00-04:00   Pine Tree Guide Dog Users Board Meeting

05:30-06:30   Dinner

07:00pm                 Mic Night – bring your instruments, your voices & your                           enthusiasm!

 

Sunday, October 8, 2017

08:00-08:30  Vesper Service

08:30-10:00  Nick Giudice & Leona McKenna – AIRA Glasses; Jim                                Martin – ORCAM

10:00-11:00  ACB Board Meeting – including elections

 

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

Email: gramcrackerfrost@gmail.com

Phone: (207) 426-2651

 

ACB of Maine hopes to see you there!

 

Where: Ramada Inn, Bangor, Maine

When: Saturday, October 7th

 

ACB of Maine is proud to welcome all members to this annual event, as well as those who are interested in learning of our organization.

Specific 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

Email: gramcrackerfrost@gmail.com

Phone: (207) 426-2651

 

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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! 

 

 

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