Join us at our Community and Family Block Party on August 17

Join Maine Children’s Home and local partners Waterville Creates and Children's Discovery Museum for a FREE Community & Family Block Party on Thursday, August 17 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Maine Children's Home campus — 93 Silver Street in Waterville.

Activities at this family friendly event include: 

  • Food trucks
  • An obstacle course
  • A game of casting for a prize with local fishing guides
  • A community art project with Waterville Creates
  • Discovery panels by Children's Discovery Museum
  • Sponge-launch art
  • Hand and footprint art
  • Sidewalk chalk art
  • Giant bubbles
  • An arts and crafts table
  • A sensory station
  • A raffle
  • Music by DJ Melbee and Playsteady
  • A interactive puppet show by Mr. Sean & Rodney
  • Entertainment by Masked Comic
  • The Waterville Fire Department and their firetruck

We can’t wait to see you and your family there this summer, celebrating the community of Waterville and central Maine!

Want to support this event for your community?

You can support your community by sponsoring this event! To become sponsor, please fill out the Event Sponsorship form HERE.

This event is made possible by the following sponsors


Golden Pond Wealth Management

Northeast Laboratory Services

United Insurance