Tickets available for Engine’s Gala

Tickets have gone on sale today for Engine’s annual gala, a mashup of our Founding Director Tammy Ackerman’s farewell, our 10th Anniversary, and a fundraiser to move us forward into the next decade to be held on October 15 at 7pm, virtually. A lineup of performers and special guests will

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Authors Arsenault and Hall in conversation (virtual)

In collaboration with Godine publisher, Engine is pleased to present authors Meredith Hall and Kerri Arsenault who will be talking about Arsenault’s new novel Mill Town and Hall’s new novel, Beneficence, and how they are in conversation with each other and with rural Maine. The talk will take place via

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PechaKucha Night Biddeford Virtual!

Check out our first Zoom PechaKucha Night Biddeford held on April 29, 2020 with four presenters, Nicholas Reichard, Amy Stacey Curtis, Rebekah Lowell, and Faye Warner, with emcee Chrystina Gastelum and Engine’s Tammy Ackerman. We hope you enjoy their personal stories.

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Writing Workshop on Poetry & Mental Health Awareness with Maya Williams

Artist and performer Maya Williams will be leading a writing workshop on mental health awareness and poetry for high school students on Saturday April 11, from 2-4pm at Engine, 163 Main Street. The workshop is free for students to attend. Registration is required at https://www.feedtheengine.org/learn/youth-programs/ The workshop is aimed specifically

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2ND ANNUAL YORK COUNTY MINI MAKER FAIRE SLATED FOR NOVEMBER 3

Engine presents its biggest event of the year, the 2nd Annual York County Mini Maker Faire. The day-long event will be held on Sunday, November 3, 2019 from 10am-5pm at the Pepperell Mill Center, 40 Main Street in downtown Biddeford, Maine, on the floor of a 26,000 square foot historic

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SEPTEMBER 29 BACKYARD PARTY FOR ENGINE

End of Season Backyard Party & Fundraiser for Engine In the odd way of things in Maine, the end of summer is a bit of a celebration as far as locals go–a return to a slower pace as we say goodbye to our summer friends (frenemies?). With that spirit, Engine

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PechaKucha October 2019

PECHAKUCHA NIGHT BIDDEFORD VOL. 27

Join us for PechaKucha Night Biddeford…at the Pool! Engine is taking the show on the road for its 27th installment of PechaKucha Night Biddeford…to Biddeford Pool. The event will be held at the Union Church in Biddeford Pool on Monday, October 14. Doors at 6:30pm. Speakers start at 7:20pm. Because

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CASTING CALL FOR SFI 2019

Interested in acting? Want to build your reel? Our student-led week-long Project AWARE Summer Film Institute (SFI) will be holding an audition for actors for our upcoming session. Must be available with a flexible schedule the week of Tuesday-Thursday July 16-18 between the hours of 9am-5pm. TIME: Auditions will take

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

We could use a few extra hands to help make this process easier. And so many people have offered help as we move to the basement for the summer while the Marble Block gets underway. Click on the link below to sign up for a time slot so we know

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ONE BLUE SKY MURAL

Mural Project to Connect Cultures in Maine and Iraq Two Countries + Two Classrooms + Two Street Art Murals = One Vision of Friendship Between May 29 and June 1, Detroit-based artist Pat Perry (http://patperry.net/art/walls) will be painting a mural at 15 York Street in the Pepperell Mill Campus which

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