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When

Aug 13, 2017
2:00pm

Venue info

Frances Perkins Homestead National Historic Landmark

Frances Perkins Homestead National Historic Landmark, 44 Main St., Newcastle, ME 04553

Price

$75

Contact

563-3374

9th Annual Frances Perkins Center garden party

Marking the 82nd anniversary of the signing of the Social Security Act, the 9th Annual Frances Perkins Center Garden Party and awards ceremony is Sunday, August 13, from 2:00pm to 5:00pm.

Members of the board of the Frances Perkins Center will present the 2017 Steadfast and Open Door Awards to two individuals whose work exemplifies the dedication to social justice and economic security that was central to Frances Perkins.

Guests will be transported via open-sided trolleys to the Perkins Homestead, where wine, refreshments will be served amidst the beautiful landscape surrounding the property, with all proceeds directly supporting the educational mission of the Frances Perkins Center.

Tickets start at $75 per person. Order by writing to info@francesperkinscenter.org , calling the Center at 207-563-3374, or online at www.francesperkinscenter.org