Archive for the 'HOPE Festival' Category

28 Mar

Join us!

HOPE Festival 2017 “Art & Social Change” Saturday, April 8 – 11am to 3pm U Maine Student Rec & Fitness Center  

19 Apr

HOPE 2016 Program Book!

Download the HOPE 2016 Program Book HERE!

18 Apr

HOPE Festival ’16 Children’s Area

HOPE Festival Children’s Area Nature-Based Education Consulting: Make Art with Natural Materials!   Maine Yoga Adventures: Chair Yoga 11am and Floor Hockey all day   Fields Pond Audubon: Make your own Book with Illustrations!   Turtle Dance Totems: A play with puppets made from sea junk at 11:30 am and 1:30 pm   Maine Discovery […]

14 Apr

HOPE Festival 2016

Schedule of Events:  Outside 11am to 3pm: Wally Warren Come help Maine artist Wally Warren create a 6′ “sculpture” with recycled and found objects! Small Downstairs Room 11 am- Constant Alberston, University of Maine Art Professor, Presentation with students Students will facilitate an interactive art piece based on Dorota Grabkowska and Kuba Kolec’s public art […]

30 Mar

HOPE Festival 2016 – Save the Date!


27 Jan

HOPE Festival 2016 Program Ad Form

27 Jan

HOPE Festival 2016 Table Reservation Form

27 Apr

Thank you for a great HOPE Festival

Thank you to the 2015 HOPE Festival volunteers, attendees, sponsors, vendors, and demonstrators who made this year’s festival a huge success!

24 Apr

HOPE Festival Directions – Join us April 25!

  # From I-95, take Kelley Road Exit #191 in Orono. # If coming from the South, turn right at the end of the exit ramp.  Drive 1 mile to the stop light at the T intersection. # Turn left onto Route 2 / Main Street Orono. # Drive 2.5 miles to the third set […]

22 Mar


This year’s theme: “Simple Solutions to Big Problems” April 25, 2015 11:00 am to 3:00 pm Student Recreation & Fitness Center University of Maine, Orono Come see the many ingenious ways Mainers are promoting peace, justice, and a secure environment! For complete details, see:

25 Jan

2015 HOPE Festival Food Vendor Table Application

21st Annual HOPE Festival, Student Recreation & Fitness Center, University of Maine April 25, 2015 (Celebrating Earth Day), 11 AM – 3 PM Thank you for participating in this year’s HOPE Festival. We value your participation as a local business and will waive the vendor fee this year and provide two tables and chairs. We […]

25 Jan

2015 HOPE Festival Program Advertisement Application

21st Annual HOPE Festival, Student Recreation & Fitness Center, University of Maine April 25, 2015 (Celebrating Earth Day), 11 AM – 3 PM If you would like to show your support of the HOPE Festival by purchasing an ad in the program book, you may do so now on Square Market. The 2015 HOPE Festival […]

21 Jan

2015 HOPE Festival Sponsorship Application

21st Annual HOPE Festival, Student Recreation & Fitness Center, University of Maine April 25, 2015 (Celebrating Earth Day), 11 AM – 3 PM You are invited to become a sponsor for the 21st annual free HOPE (Help Organize Peace Earthwide) Festival. Each year between 500 and 1,000 people attend this free day of information sharing, […]

26 Apr

Bill McKibben’s Statement to 20th Annual HOPE Festival (2014)

25 Apr

20 Years of HOPE Festivals w/Mike Howard-Radio Interview

This podcast is from Pulse Radio Morning Show. Host Don Cookson interviews Steering Committee member Mike Howard, which begins at 1:02:07 in the recording:  

21 Apr

20th Annual HOPE Festival Children’s Program Offers Fun and Informative Activities

Last week, HOPE Festival volunteers distributed nearly 8000 HOPE Festival Children’s program flyers to area elementary and middle schools in the Bangor area. The flyers invite participation in the free 20th annual HOPE (Help Organize Peace Earthwide) Festival on Saturday, April 26th from 11-4 at the University of Maine’s Student Recreation and Fitness Center. Each […]

16 Apr

Org fair listings & stuff

HOPE 2014 table assignments HOPE 2014 exhibitors map 2014 HOPE poster1big 2014 HOPE Schedule

08 Apr

HOPE Festival posters draft

13×19 Hope 20:20 smallest HOPE ad  

01 Mar

20th Annual HOPE Festival

Saturday, April 26th from 11 AM to 4 PM at the U Maine Student Recreation & Fitness Center, Orono Maine Since this is the 20th anniversary of the HOPE Festival we are taking a look at the issues and efforts that we’ve focused on over the past 20 years. One aspect of this plan is […]

15 Feb

2014 HOPE Festival Volunteer Signup Form

The HOPE Festival, on Saturday, April 26th at the University of Maine Student Recreation & Fitness Center, is a great way to have fun and learn about the environment, social service, and social action groups – all at the same time! We are looking for volunteers, especially students, to help out at the HOPE Festival […]