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Street Car Suburbs Along the Forest Avenue Corridor

  • Hope Gateway Church 509 Forest Avenue Portland, ME, 04101 United States (map)
UPDATE: This event was originally scheduled for February 12th but postponed due to snow. and rescheduled to February 26th.   There has been some confusion and now we ask that you email us and tell us if you plan to attend on February 26th, March 12th, or neither date.  Thanks for your help. We want to make sure that as many people can attend as possible. 

Street Car Suburbs Along the Forest Avenue Corridor: 

The Oakdale, Fessenden Park, and Oakwood Heights Neighborhoods 

Join us for a presentation on the architectural and cultural history of three suburban street car neighborhoods along the Forest Avenue Corridor, the Oakdale, Fessenden Park and Oakwood Heights subdivisions. Landmarks has spent two years conducting research on these important off-peninsula neighborhoods. The event is presented by Greater Portland Landmarks with support from the University Neighborhood Organization and the HopeGateWay United Methodist Church.

When: Sunday, February 26th at 5pm
Where: HopeGateWay, 509 Forest Avenue
Speaker: Julie Larry, Director of Advocacy, Greater Portland Landmarks 

The program is free and open to the public. Registration is requested so that we can have enough chairs! Attendance is limited to 100 people, so register early if you are interested!

February 26th is almost at capacity. We have added a second date for this Lecture, Sunday, March 12th at 5pm.  

 
Earlier Event: December 2
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