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Showing posts from March, 2011


Mrs. Maine America 2011 Tina Hendricks departs for the Mrs. America Pageant on April 1st!  Maine is very proud to have her representing the married women of Maine with dignity, elegance, beauty, and style!

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Sitting Pretty Charity Auction

The "Sitting Pretty" Charity Auction was held at the Freeport Community Center on March 27th, where decorated chairs were auctioned off and all money raised goes to support the PORT Teen Center.

Maine's Largest Whoopie Pie

The Coast 93.1 FM and Amy Bouchard from Wicked Whoopies teamed up to create Maine's Largest Whoopie Pie!  The Maine Mall hosted this event on March 26th and Mrs. Maine America 2011 Tina Hendricks was on hand to help serve pieces of the whoopie pie to mall patrons.  Just under $3,000 was raised and whoopie pies will be made and sent to our service men!

Maine Boat Builders Show

Mrs. Maine-America 2011 Tina Hendricks was a special guest at the Annual Maine Boat Builders Show, held at The Portland Yacht Club on March 20th.

Mrs. America Send Off Party

On March 19th, The District restaurant in Portland hosted a "Mrs. America Send Off Party" for Mrs. Maine-America 2011 Tina Hendricks.  Family and friends attended, as well as the Mrs. Maine-America Pageant staff. 

Pizza Challenge Judge

Mrs. Maine-America 2011 Tina Hendricks was a "Celebrity" Judge for a Pizza Challenge on March 19th, held at Freeport High School for the Junior Class.  She also got to meet the mascot for the Maine Red Claws!

Please join us at the District this Saturday, March 19th from 2-5 pm. This will be a fund raising event for Tina's trip to the Mrs America pageant as well as a time to celebrate together. Tina would be honored to have you all attend to share in this amazing experience and send her off in style.

With your $10.00 entrance donation you will be given a raffle ticket for a chance to go home with a great prize or gift card. There will be some free appetizers and a cash bar. We have many gifts so your chances to win are great! We will also be selling 50/50 tickets.

The District is Portland’s newest and most exceptional gathering place with exquisite atmosphere and food. Come and enjoy the beauty and service of an extraordinary, out of this world restaurant and bar.

District Restaurant

45 Danforth St
Portland, ME

Barbara Bush Children's Hospital

After the pancake breakfast, the princesses made a trip to the Barbara Bush Children's Hospital in Portland and visited with the patients.

Pancakes with the Princesses

Pancakes with the Princesses was held on March 13th at the Freeport Community Center.  Proceeds were divided between the Freeport Elders and support for Mrs. Maine-America 2011 Tina Hendricks.  Nearly 200 people attended the event and got to meet Mrs. Maine-America, Maine's Outstanding Teen, Snow White, Dora the Explorer, Cinderella, and Belle!

Portland Flower Show

On March 11th, the Annual Portland Flower began it's 3-day event at the Portland Yacht Club.  Mrs. Maine-America 2011 Tina Hendricks was one of the hundreds of volunteers there. 

Healthy Smiles Program

Today was a busy day for Mrs. Maine America 2011 Tina Hendricks!  As part of her Healthy Smiles Program, Tina visited the Dunn School in New Gloucester and spoke at an assembly attended by 329 3rd and 4th grade students.  Then she spoke at a health class at the Collaborative High School.

Benefit for Kristie Balzano