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Saying Farewell to the Lanes

Event and Registration Information

Please register now to attend Bishop Steve’s and Gretchen’s Farewell Gatherings May 11th in Orono, and May 17-18th in Portland:

REGISTRATION CLOSES FOR ALL EVENTS ON MAY 2

Farewell gathering North (Orono)
The Farewell Gathering North will be held Saturday, May 11th at the Black Bear Inn and Conference Center in Orono, with a Holy Eucharist beginning at 2 p.m. A Farewell Reception, with music and a brief program will follow.

All are welcome to attend the Holy Eucharist. It is a free event but registration in advance is required. As well, advance purchase tickets at $20 each are required to attend the Farewell Reception following the service. Tickets will not be sold at the door.

Register HERE for the North Eucharist and Farewell Reception.

(Special note to those planning to attend: please allow extra travel time due to the UMaine/Orono graduation that same day.)

Farewell gathering South (Portland)
The Farewell Gathering South will begin Friday evening, May 17th at 5 p.m. at the Westin Portland Harborview Hotel and will include a Farewell Reception with music and a brief program.

Tickets ($20 each) purchased in advance are required, and will not be sold at the door.

The Farewell Gathering South will continue with a Festive Holy Eucharist at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 18th at St. Luke’s Cathedral, followed by hospitality and the unveiling of the Bishop’s official portrait.

This gathering is free and open to all, however advance registration is required.

Register HERE for the South Eucharist and Farewell Reception.

REGISTRATION CLOSES FOR ALL EVENTS ON MAY 2

Note: please…no gifts, however if so inclined, the Lanes have indicated donations to Camp Bishopswood would be welcome.

If you are unable to attend either Farewell event but would still like to extend best wishes and thanksgivings to +Steve and Gretchen, please feel free to send a card or note to: The Episcopal Diocese of Maine, Bishop and Mrs. Lane, 143 State St, Portland, ME 04101

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