Join us on May 8

Spring 2014 Down East Readers’ Seminar Series

To reserve a seat at one or more of these events, email: or call 207-594-9544

April 17–May 8
Join Down East magazine for an interactive and exciting new home series that connects homeowners with category experts in an informal and fun environment. Attend one or all of our seminars as specialists in a variety of fields offer advice, present new products and technologies and field your questions on home design and construction issues. These events are free for our readers but you must register to attend as seating is limited. Complimentary refreshments will be served at each event and there will be opportunity to mingle and chat with fellow readers and the presenters.

Thursday, May 8 • 6 to 8 p.m.
Upscale Downsizing: Making the Transition
Downsizing doesn’t mean downgrading. Understand the key elements that make a big impact in smaller spaces.
Hosted by Kasprzak Homes, Inc
Windward Pointe at Riverbend Woods, Wells


Robert Georgitis, Kasprzak Homes

Sherry McFarland, Home Again by Hancock

Rob Leskowsky, Blue Rock Tile & Design Center

To reserve a seat email: or call 207-594-9544

Directions to Windward Pointe at Riverbend Woods, Wells

From I 95 (north or south- Maine Turnpike) take exit 25 (Kennebunk).
Turn left after toll both on Rte 35 south. Drive past the high school, bear right at the roundabout.
At the light (Main St.), turn right on Rt. 1 south.
Travel approximately 3 miles; turn right onto the Bypass Road.
The entrance is 300 feet on the right.
Follow Gateway Drive up to Windward Pointe Drive, the second left. Look for a “model unit” sign on the lawn in front of a building.

Previous Events:

April 17 • 6 to 8 p.m.
Creating Value from the Floor Up: Designing from the Mailbox to the Attic
Find out how to make educated decisions and get the very best value for your investment, whether it is through renovations, lighting, wood flooring, or wall treatments.
Hosted by Chilton Furniture
410 Payne Road, Scarborough


Nate Gobeil, Chilton Furniture  with Michael Graham and Brother Arnold of Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village

Jula Sampson, A.E. Sampson & Son Wood Flooring

Rachel Ambrose, Home Remedies


Thursday, April 24 • 6 to 8 p.m.
Savvy Sustainability: Eco-Alternatives
Discover eco-alternatives and environmentally friendly ideas that can work into any home design.
Hosted by Marvin Design Gallery by Eldredge
317 Marginal Way, Portland


Matt Stetson, of A.W. Hastings for Marvin Design Gallery by Eldredge

Bill Mueller, Anderson Insulation

Mike Duguay, Summit Natural Gas


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