ORONO, Maine — The 20th annual Help Organize Peace Earthwide (HOPE) festival was held Saturday, April 26, at University of Maine in Orono.
The festival is held each year to celebrate Earth Day and all the good work being done my more than 60 organizations working to take care of the earth and each other, according to a press release.
The day’s events featured at least 60 organizations who had displays, provided activities, music or speakers or otherwise participated in the event. There also was a special display of 20 years of HOPE Festival posters and videos.
The annual HOPE Festival was organized by the Peace & Justice Center of Eastern Maine, located in Bangor.