Come to an NRCM Rising event near you!
NRCM Rising hosts a variety of events throughout the year. Come join us and meet other young, conservation-minded folks, enjoy some beer and food, tell us what you think about issues facing Maine's air, land, water, and wildlife, and learn how you can get involved. More events coming soon!
Mark your calendars!
NRCM Rising Fall Harvest
Saturday, October 14 from 12 noon – 3:00 p.m.
Gillespie Farm - 752 Mayall Road, New Gloucester, ME 04260
Join NRCM Rising for a fall harvest at Gillespie Farm in New Gloucester on Saturday, October 14 from 12 noon – 3:00 p.m. The farm needs help harvesting winter squash and beans before the frost. All harvested food will be donated to a local food pantry. All are welcome to pitch in. Please bring a hat, work gloves, clothes you do not mind getting dirty, and plenty of water. Sign up now.
Happy Hour at Rising Tide Brewery
Saturday, December 30 2017 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Rising Tide Brewery, 103 Fox Street, Portland
Join NRCM Rising for a fun happy hour event at Rising Tide Brewing in PortlandWe will be kicking off the NRCM Polar Bear Dip & Dash, an annual NRCM tradition! On New Year’s Eve, about 300 people will run a 5k around Back Cove and take a polar dip in the ocean to raise money for NRCM’s work on climate and renewable energy. The night before the event, join us to kick off the event, meet the participants, and, if you’re brave, sign up yourself!
10th annual NRCM Polar Bear Dip & Dash
Sunday, December 31 at 11:00 a.m.
Back Cove and East End Beach in Portland
Be bold in the cold for NRCM’s 10th annual Polar Bear Dip & Dash! Walk or run a 5k around Back Cove, plunge into the Atlantic Ocean on the East End Beach, or both. Join the NRCM Rising team as we collectively try to raise $2,018 as a team. The race will start at 11:00 a.m., and the dip will be at noon. A shuttle will return you to your car at the Back Cove parking lot after the dip. The registration fee to dip, dash, or both is $30 until November 15 and then increases to $35. Additionally, friends and family can pledge you through our secure webpages. And we have prizes for hitting fundraising goals! All funds raise go towards NRCM’s efforts to fight climate change.
Not on our email list? Sign up today!