Calendar of Events

Sukeforth Family Festival of Trees

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The Sukeforth Family Festival of Trees is an annual celebration where you can walk through a winter wonderland, meet Santa, and enter for a chance to win a Christmas tree. This event benefits local charities and for the second time, The Maine Children's Home is one of them! Make sure to come out and support us on November 16, 17 & 18 and November 23, 24 and 25 at the old American Legion Building at 21 College Ave. in Waterville! Click here for more information.

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, November 27th is Giving Tuesday! This global movement helps nonprofit organizations, like MCH, raise money for a specific need. This year, we are focusing our efforts on our Trust-Based Relational Intervention® (TBRI®) training and outreach with a goal to raise $5,000 to buy children's sensory items for training! Learn more information here and be sure to give on November 27th!

Peacox Productions Present: A Magical Christmas

Peacox Productions Photo

Join us on December 7th & 8th at 7:30 PM at Hallowell City Hall for "A Magical Christmas" fundraiser for our Christmas Program! Peacox Productions is Maine's Premier Male & Female Impersonation Troupe with music, dance, and comedy, and this performance will have a special appearance by Maine Humorist, Gary Crocker! Please bring an unwrapped toy or warm mittens for children ages birth to 12 years old! Click here to RSVP.

Ongoing Events

Free adoption informational meetings
Held the last Wednesday of each month at our Portland office (527 Ocean Avenue) at 6 p.m. and the last Wednesday at our Waterville office (93 Silver street) at 6 p.m. If you are interested in attending one of our free informational meetings please complete this form

The Friends of the Maine Children's Home meetings
Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m. in the Eskelund Community Center, located on our campus at 93 Silver Street, Waterville. Interested in joining? Please complete this form or learn more here.