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Day-of information: 25th anniversary celebration


Time to celebrate 25 years of the Commission and AmeriCorps service in Maine!

When: Friday, Oct. 11, 2019

Alumni reception (first floor of the opera house): 5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Event: 7 – 9 p.m.

Where: Waterville Opera House - 1 Common St, Waterville, ME 04901 -- Click the link to view directions on Google Maps

Tickets: $25 -- Click the link to purchase tickets

PLEASE NOTE:To ensure you have a chance to enjoy the food provided by Silver Street Tavern in Waterville, and for quickest entrance to the venue, please purchase your tickets in advance using the link above. We appreciate your cooperation!

Parking and event entrance:

We at the Maine Commission for Community Service are excited to celebrate 25 years of AmeriCorps service in Maine with you! For your convenience, free parking will be available at "The Concourse" in downtown Waterville. Enter "110 Concourse W, Waterville, ME 04901" as your destination if using a GPS. The Waterville Opera is a short walk from the parking lot.

If The Concourse is full, additional parking will be available at the Head of the Falls lot which will be accessible via Front St. (According to Google Maps, the best address to use for the Head of the Falls lot is 86 Front St, Waterville, ME 04901)

For event purposes, please use the entrance off Main St. An accessible entrance will be available on the north side of the building. Elevators are also available to transport guests to the second floor, where the entrance of the Opera House is located. PLEASE NOTE: Guest entrance will not be available from Front St.

Parking diagrams:

If you would like to view a larger version of one of the diagrams, please right click and choose "open image in new tab."

Visual parking diagram from The Concourse in Waterville to the Waterville Opera House   Visual diagram of the layout of the Waterville Opera House for those looking for entrance and parking info.

Tickets: AmeriCorps Members and 25th Maine AmeriCorps Class:

As a reminder, and a thank you for your dedication to AmeriCorps, your admission is FREE! Upon arrival, please check in at the ticket table, and a member of our volunteer team will provide you with your ticket.

Food and beverage:

During the reception portion of the evening, guests will be free to mingle and enjoy the heavy hors d'oeuvres on either the first or second floor lobby. Food will not be allowed inside the theatre. However, alcohol consumption will only be allowed on the first floor to those 21 and over with a valid form of identification.

We kindly ask that you respect the request of the Waterville Opera House regarding food and alcohol consumption.

Enjoy the evening!

We can’t wait to celebrate with you! Please click the link to view more information about the 25th anniversary celebration.

Thank you to our supporters!

  • Machias Savings Bank
  • Silver Street Tavern in Waterville
  • University of Maine
  • United Ways of Maine