The Town Council unanimously approved ACAF’s request for $133K in Destination Freeport TIF funds for the creation of an arts and cultural center in the First Parish Church building at 40 Main Street. THANK YOU to the Council and the many supporters who attended the meeting, spoke at the meeting, and sent letters of support… [Read More]
We are so thankful to the community of Freeport, the Maine Film Center, and the local businesses who participated in helping us celebrate Maine’s bicentennial with Maine in the Movies. Although the events came at a very unfortunate time, the commitment and support from everyone involved is exactly what we all need right now. Thanks… [Read More]
Help us chart a course to serve the community. Please complete our Virtual Artists Needs Assessment Survey. (Surveys for other genres and cultural organizations are in the planning stages.) Thanks!
[Even now — especially now — the mundane aspects of daily life are worthy of our attention. When you check in with friends and family via Zoom, Skype, texts, emails, and shouting across the street, it’s ok to comment on the weather. Please enjoy this essay from local writer Sam Smith, shared with his permission…. [Read More]