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Join ALF for the 2015 Annual Lighthouse Gala on Saturday, May 2, 2015…an evening celebration, beginning at 6 p.m. in the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel’s Grand Ballroom located in historic Portsmouth, NH.Find out more »
The Friends of Wood Island will be hosting the Coastal Reflections art auction on July 12th, 2015. Attendees will have the opportunity to bid on a variety of paintings depicting the southern Maine coast. The auction will help benefit the restoration work at Wood Island Lighthouse.Find out more »
Join us for the 2016 Annual Lighthouse Gala being held on Sunday, May 15, 2016…an afternoon celebration, beginning at 1 p.m. in the beautiful Nonantum Resort’s Ballroom located in historic Kennebunkport, ME.
Feature Presentation: “The Lightkeepers’ Menagerie... Stories of Animals at Lighthouses” with author Elinor DeWire. Enjoy a heartwarming journey to visit animals that lived at yesterday’s lighthouses. Hear tales of happiness and sadness, courage and comedy, even silly adventures and escapades. This “bright” menagerie will bring a tear to your eye or a smile to your lips, and fill you with mirth, amazement, and wonder. Sometimes, fur, feathers, and fins tell the best stories of all!Find out more »
Come join us on June 4, 2016, from 1 to 5 p.m., for a symposium at the Kittery Lions Club, Kittery, Maine. Russ Lane, Jr., will present his video documentary “Looking for a Hero”; Marian Gagnon of Goodnight Irene Productions will present her video documentary , “America’s Forgotten Heroine: Ida Lewis, Keeper of the Light”; 3) Frederick Mikkelsen will give a presentation on his days (1958-60) as a Coast Guard lighthouse keeper, entitled, “Checked Main Light – Lighthouse Life in the 1950s”; and more.Find out more »
Join us for “Brilliant Beacons,” a multimedia presentation by award-wining author Eric Jay Dolin on Saturday, June 25th at the Samoset Resort (220 Warrenton St, Rockport, ME 04856) beginning at 7 pm. Hear the dramatic story of these soaring coastal sentinels, using imagery to illuminate the beauty and grandeur of America’s lighthouses.
In addition, the evening event will include a silent auction filled with great items and light refreshments. There is a $5 suggested donation that will benefit ALF/ FRHL’s lighthouse preservation mission.Find out more »