HOLIDAY MIXER DECEMBER 21

Come to Engine’s Handmade on Main design and fine craft pop-up from 6-7:30pm for an evening of prosecco, oysters, holiday shopping, and community mingling! A wonderful opportunity for you to support local artisans and makers, and Engine, as you do your last minute holiday shopping in a warm and welcoming

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WISH LIST

ENGINE’S WISH LIST It takes stuff to run an organization like Engine. We offer screenprinting, a ceramic studio, a darkroom, a media lab, a FabLab, and a woodshop. We hire artists who teach to mentor the kids. We teach valuable skills like 3D design, animation, graphic design, and introduce kids

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#GivingTuesday is November 28

Support Engine on #GivingTuesday by donating just $10. If everyone that likes, follows, and subscribes to Engine gives just $10, we will meet our fundraising goal of $20,000! Help us continue to: Support at-risk youth attending our after school and camp art/design education program or to the Compass Project boatbuilding

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SCREENING: RANCHER, FARMER, FISHERMAN

Documentary: Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman 7pm Thursday, September 28 • Free • No door A Montana rancher, two Kansas farmers, and a Louisiana fisherman offer inspiring solutions to the challenges confronting America’s land and sea in Discovery’s Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman. Check out this review Website #RFFDiscovery

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PECHAKUCHA NIGHT BIDDEFORD VOL. 20

Join us for a night of stories and community. Doors open at 6:30 for refreshments and socializing. Talks start at 7:20! $5 at the door. Engine members free. Our evening’s presenters: Kate Beever Katherine Ferrier Ayumi Horie Curtis Ludwig Aline R. Potvin Anna O’Sullivan Michael & Emily Whitmore Thank you

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Oktoberfest Fundraiser

OKTOBERFEST An End-of-Summer Celebration & Fundraiser WHERE Pepperell Mill Campus Event Hall 40 Main Street WHEN Saturday, September 30, 6:30pm-10pm TICKETS Eventbrite (no service fee) | (207) 370-9130 | In-person at Engine Wed-Fri 1-6pm and Saturdays 11-4 | At the door Every day of the year, Engine does something special to

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PROJECT BIDDEFORD RUNWAY JULY 28

STUDENT WORK FEATURED IN RUNWAY SHOW AT ENGINE Friday, July 28 at 1pm, the students participating in Engine’s Fashion & Textile Summer Camp, will exhibit their creations during a runway show from 1-2:30pm. The runway show is open to the public. Instructor Jane Krasnow, formerly the long-time fashion and textiles

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THE SYRINGA TREE RETURNS

  COURTNEY WOOD RETURNS TO ENGINE IN THE SYRINGA TREE A story of an abiding love between two families, one black, one white, and the two children that are born into their shared household in the early 1960’s South Africa.  Seen first through the eyes of a child, six-year-old Elizabeth

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SATURDAY POP UP MAKERS MARKET LAUNCHES JUNE 24

Come visit Engine’s Saturday Pop Up Makers Market at Handmade on Main, our in-house retail shop. Hours for the pop up will be 11am-1pm but Engine’s regular retail and gallery space will be open to 4pm. MAKERS APPLY HERE. This is a curated event, your work must be predominantly handmade and

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PECHAKUCHA BIDDEFORD VOL. 19

Join us for a night of stories and community. Doors open at 6:30 for refreshments and socializing. $5 at the door. Engine members free. Our evening’s presenters: Emma Bouthillette Lee Burnett Jonathan Drummey Sean Hasey Wyatt Laprise Tara McDonough Aurelie Wallach Thank you to Bangor Savings Bank for being our

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