Event Info

Saturday, November 10, 2018, 11am–4pm
The Maine Mall, South Portland

Enjoy an afternoon of food, fun and pampering at the Maine Women Magazine Fall Expo! Shop, sample and try out some new things!

We are pulling out all the stops to make this Expo an afternoon to remember, with new demonstrations and special activities! We are lining up a roster of special vendors, speakers, workshops  to make this a fabulous experience for all. Entertainment wil include yoga & dance demonstrations, beauty & cosmetic consultations, fashion & accessory advice, DIY sessions for the home, food, wine & so much more!

Attendees of all ages will be able to shop among some of Maine’s best-known retailers selling everything from jewelry, and clothing to bath, beauty and hair products…all under one roof inside the beautiful Bon-Ton space at The Maine Mall! Maine-made products, artwork and services will be well represented at the event. Bring your girlfriends, your mother, your daughter, your BFF—kids are welcome too! Can’t wait to see you!

POWER OF SHE BOOTCAMP by sheJAMs 10–11:00

We are partnering with sheJAMS to include a Fun Yoga class to celebrate the Power of a Woman BEFORE the Expo inside the Maine Mall. The workout will be formatted to handle all fitness levels.  Yoga class registration includes entrance to the Expo, a Power of SHE T-shirt and a $5 donation to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine, the official non-profit beneficiary of the Expo. GET TICKETS HERE 

 

THE EXPO 11–4

The EXPO will feature more than 100 Maine-based shops, artists, crafters and services in the former Bon-Ton store. The exhibitors categories include art, beauty, food, health & fitness, services, hearth & home, and more. CLICK HERE to see the Expo Diagram.

EXPO EMCEE

Tory Ryden is a storyteller who has had the good fortune to have carved out a professional life through her love of interviewing and writing. (ask her about her favorite interviews!)
Tory’s newest venture weaves together that love of interviewing with her passion for radio. Tory created Positively Maine with Tory Ryden, an hour-long weekly radio show that spotlights all that is good in Maine. It airs Sundays at 11am on WGAN, newsradio AM560 and 105.5FM.

All ticket proceeds will go to our nonprofit beneficiary the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine.
GET YOUR TICKETS HERE!

QUIET DEMOS

11:30AM–12:00PM
Culinary Herbs to Support the Immune System
Presenter: Mischa Schuler, Wild Carrot Herbs

12:15–12:45
Are You Average? Know Your Risk for Breast Cancer
Presenter: Cheryl Tucker, Maine Medical Center Cancer Institute

1:00–1:30
Feel Good, Get Healthy Without Traditional Dieting
Presenter: Dr. Catherine M. Krouse, Empowered Weightloss

1:45–2:15
Go Red for Women—Maine Women Survivors Share Their Stories
Presenter: Brenda Vitali, American Heart Association

2:30–3:00
The Surprising Benefits of Seaweed for Your Skin
Presenter: Michele Gilfoil, Planet Botanicals

3:15 – 3:45
Meditation & Mindset Reboot Intro Workshop
Instructor: Hester Mishkin Coaching LLC

ACTIVE DEMOS

11:45AM–12:15PM
Self-Transformation with EFT Tapping
Presenter: Kaen St. Claire, Touchpoint

12:30–1:00
Self-Defense for Women
Presenter: Hester Mishkin, Centerpoint Martial Arts

1:15–1:45
Winter Prep for Your Pooch
Presenter: Gabrielle Capozzi, Planet Dog

2:00–2:30
Yoga Anywhere—Yoga Postures You Can Fit Into Your Everyday Life
Presenter: Andrea Gleason, Scarborough Yoga/sheJAMs/Maine YogaFest

2:45–4:00
Paint with the Artist! FREE
Presenter: Susan Roux, Roux & Cyr International Fine Art Gallery