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Act Out: Women's Adventure Expo

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Husson University

One College Circle

Bangor, ME 04401

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Find the right bike? Want to solo hike? How about muscling the kayak onto your car?

Join Maine women of all ages at Act Out! for skills and gear to get the most out of your next trip into the wild.

RSVP to get an extra name in the drawing for amazing door prizes!

Act Out! will feature the BDN's own Aislinn Sarnacki, who will give a keynote talk about her adventures in the Maine wilderness. An expert on the Maine outdoors, Sarnacki is author of “Maine Hikes Off the Beaten Path” and “Family Friendly Hikes in Maine.” Follow her adventures on her blog at actoutwithaislinn.bangordailynews.com.

Prizes throughout the day from:

Bangor Daily News, Zootility, Flowfold, All Good, Chicks' Climbing, COAST, Angela Walsh, Tocara Jewelry, Blue Hill Heritage Trust, and more...

Exhibitors:

Flowfold, R.e.d.d, Norumbega Financial, Girl Scouts of Maine, Castine Kayaks, Sleep Number, Maine Association for Search and Rescue, Blue Hill Heritage Trust, Bangor Land Trust, Connect to Wilderness" (Jeanne Christie, Forest Therapy Guide), Bike demos all day by Slipping Gears Cycling, and more

Workshops will include:

How to put your kayak on the roof of your vehicle (without looking like a fool)

How to find the right bike for you presented by Slipping Gears Cycling

Kayaking: What you should know before you go! Presented by Castine Kayak International Adventures

Outdoor skills presented by the Girl Scouts of Maine

Outdoor cooking: Cast iron bake and more with Husson University Dining.

Self-defense with Jenny MacPherson, an expert in Krav Maga techniques

Fly casting presented by Penobscot Fly Fishers

Lost but found safe and sound with Maine Association for Search and Rescue

Enjoying Maine at just the right time - Picking the right activity for every season. Presented by Castine Kayak International Adventures

...and more to come!

Program schedule coming soon.

If you have any questions or would like to exhibit, please contact events@bangordailynews.com

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