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2015 Old House Trade Show

By Shawn Hunt on Feb. 06, 2015, at 1:48 p.m.
Saturday, March 28, 2015 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Sunday, March 29, 2015 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Holiday Inn by the Bay, 88 Spring Street, Portland, ME For more information: (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org Greater Portland Landmarks is proud to present the 2015 Old House Trade Show! Meet expert professionals …
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A Neighborhood in Transition: Immigration and the India Street Neighborhood

By Shawn Hunt on Jan. 30, 2015, at 3:01 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Maine Jewish Museum, 267 Congress Street, Portland, ME For more information: (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org Greater Portland Landmarks in partnership with The Maine Jewish Museum, India Street Neighborhood Association and Maine Historical Society present: A Neighborhood in Transition: Immigration and the …
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Public Gallery Hours: Portland’s Preservation Movement Since 1961

By Shawn Hunt on Jan. 16, 2015, at 3:14 p.m.
The Preservation Movement of Portland since 1961: Greater Portland Landmarks will be open to view our new, large-scale educational installation depicting the evolution of Preservation in Portland in images and text in the Gregory W. Boulos Gallery of Architecture and Design at Landmarks’ Safford House headquarters, 93 High Street, Portland. …
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The History and Significance of the Portland Company Complex

By Shawn Hunt on Nov. 21, 2014, at 12:55 p.m.
November 24, 2014 The History and Significance of the Portland Company Complex 5:30 pm Rines Auditorium, Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square Greater Portland Landmarks in partnership with Portland Public Library, Maine Historical Society, Friends of the Eastern Promenade, and the Munjoy Hill Neighborhood Organization, will present the findings of …
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Greater Portland Landmarks 50th Anniversary Founders Night Celebration

By Shawn Hunt on Oct. 24, 2014, at 2:42 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 7, 2014 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Masonic Temple, Portland, 415 Congress Street, Portland, ME Greater Portland Landmarks 50th Anniversary Founders Night Celebration Friday, November 7, 2014 5:30 p.m. Join us to honor the founders and leaders of Greater Portland Landmarks over 50 years. This celebratory evening …
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Greater Portland Landmarks Preservation Awards and 50th Annual Meeting

By Shawn Hunt on Sept. 05, 2014, at 4:42 p.m.
Monday, September 29, 2014 5:00 pm to 6:15 pm Merrill Auditorium 20 Myrtle Street Portland, ME 04101 Join Greater Portland Landmarks’ as we celebrate our 50th Anniversary and recognize seven outstanding historic preservation projects and programs with Preservation Awards. A reception with celebratory refreshments will immediately follow at 6:15 pm …
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Greater Portland Landmarks U.S. Custom House Tour

By Shawn Hunt on July 11, 2014, at 11:15 a.m.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: U.S. Custom House, 312 Fore Street, Portland, ME …
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Flag Day at the Portland Observatory Museum

By Shawn Hunt on June 10, 2014, at 12:36 p.m.
Saturday, June 14, 2014 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Portland Observatory Museum, 138 Congress Street, Portland, ME For more information: 207-774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org Free Admission all day! Spend one hour or all day celebrating he opening of the 1807 Portland Observatory and the rich history of Munjoy Hill. 9 am …

Greater Portland Landmarks 50th Anniversary Keynote

By Shawn Hunt on March 07, 2014, at 2:55 p.m.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: First Parish Portland, Unitarian Universalist, 425 Congress Street, Portland, ME For more information: Greater Portland Landmarks; (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org Greater Portland Landmarks welcomes Morrison H. Heckscher, Lawrence A. Fleischman Chairman of The American Wing of The Metropolitan Museum of Art …

Energy Efficiency Workshop

By Shawn Hunt on March 07, 2014, at 1:19 p.m.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Walker Memorial Library, 800 Main Street, Westbrook, ME For more information: Chris Closs; (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Walker Memorial Library, 800 Main Street, Westbrook, ME 04092 Greater Portland Landmarks and co-sponsor …

Lecture: Portland’s Historic Preservation Program and its Impact on Portland’s Historic Neighborhoods

By Shawn Hunt on Jan. 14, 2014, at 1:03 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Rines Auditorium, Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, ME For more information: Greater Portland Landmarks; (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org The role of the Historic Preservation Program since 1990 when the city adopted a comprehensive historic preservation ordinance to protect the …

Lecture: Observations on the Evolution of Historic Preservation Practice: 1970-Present

By Shawn Hunt on Jan. 14, 2014, at 1 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Rines Auditorium, Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, ME For more information: Greater Portland Landmarks; (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org A panel discussion among experts who will contrast current trends in preservation and development with those of urban developers of the …

Greater Portland Landmarks Lecture Series

By Shawn Hunt on Oct. 15, 2013, at 2:01 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Rines Auditorium at the Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, ME For more information: Greater Portland Landmarks; (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org Tuesday, February 25, 2014: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Greater Portland Landmarks Lecture Series: Portland’s Historic Preservation Program, and …

Greater Portland Landmarks Lecture Series

By Shawn Hunt on Oct. 15, 2013, at 1:57 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Rines Auditorium at the Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, ME For more information: Greater Portland Landmarks; (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org Tuesday, January 21, 2014: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Greater Portland Landmarks Lecture Series: Observations on the Evolution of …

Greater Portland Landmarks Lecture Series

By Shawn Hunt on Oct. 15, 2013, at 1:53 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Rines Auditorium at the Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, ME For more information: Greater Portland Landmarks; (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org Tuesday, November 19, 2013: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Greater Portland Landmarks Lecture Series: A City Evolves: Entrepreneurs, Politicians, …
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The Preservation Movement in the US and Maine: Past, Present and Future.

By Shawn Hunt on Oct. 11, 2013, at 12:03 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Rines Auditorium, Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, ME For more information: Kate Lewis; 207-774-5561 ext. 105; portlandlandmarks.org The Preservation Movement in the US and Maine: Past, Present and Future. Greg Paxton, Executive Director, Maine Preservation. Rines Auditorium at …

Greater Portland Landmarks’ Western Promenade House Tours

By Shawn Hunt on Sept. 13, 2013, at 11:36 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Greater Portland Landmarks’ Western Promenade House Tours Greater Portland Landmarks’ Western Promenade House Tours October 5, 2013 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. View the interiors of unique homes in Portland’s West End…from mansions to converted carriage houses. Learn about the …

Meet the Authors, Maine Books for Kids!

By Shawn Hunt on June 14, 2013, at 2:11 p.m.
Saturday, July 27, 2013 1 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Portland Observatory, 138 Congress Street, Portland, ME For more information: Greater Portland Landmarks; (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org Saturdays in July. 1pm to 2pm. Hear your favorite stories from the creators. All Children FREE with paying adult (regular admission). Free tour of …

Meet the Authors, Maine Books for Kids!

By Shawn Hunt on June 14, 2013, at 2:07 p.m.
Saturday, July 20, 2013 1 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Portland, 138 Congress Street, Portland, ME For more information: Greater Portland Landmarks; (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org Saturdays in July. 1pm to 2pm. Hear your favorite stories from the creators. All Children FREE with paying adult (regular admission). Free tour of the …

Meet the Authors, Maine Books for Kids!

By Shawn Hunt on June 14, 2013, at 2:05 p.m.
Saturday, July 13, 2013 1 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Portland Observatory, 138 Congress Street, Portland, ME For more information: Greater Portland Landmarks; (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org Saturdays in July. 1pm to 2pm. Hear your favorite stories from the creators. All Children FREE with paying adult (regular admission). Free tour of …
 
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