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Annual Potluck & Talent Show 2015

Talent show!

Talent show!

Got Talent? We got THE Audience!!

CBBC Annual Banquet and Potluck

Saturday, February 21 @ The First Congregational Church, Gorham. Gather at 5:00, eat at 6:00.

Send us your proposal of what you got! and stay within the guidelines:

  1. Keep it legal
  2. Under 5 minutes
  3. Give it a title.

Please submit your Proposal by February 18th to Patty: pmedina@usm.maine.edu


Talent Title:_____________

Set up Time:_______________

Equipment you will be using:_____________(Please provide your own)

Doors open around 5:00 PM.  Please check with Steve Rines.


talent_time_nov_2012_4 by Patrick Shannon is licensed under CC-BY-2.0.

Get Ready for the 2014 Holiday Party

Engineering Department Christmas Party photo

Party on!

Save the date! The 2014 Holiday Party is right around the corner: Thursday, December 11, 2014. Happy hour at 5:30, dinner at 6:30, raucous Yankee Swap soon afterward (bring a $5 gift). Only $15 for members and $25 for non-members!

FMI/RSVP, please see this year’s holiday party page.

Engineering Department Christmas Party, 1957, by Seattle Municipal Archives is licensed under CC-BY-2.0.

The White Mountain Century Is Only One Week Away!

WMC food stop photo

We’ve got food!

Hello riders,

There’s still time to register early for the WMC on September 13, 2014.

The extended weather forecast is mostly sunny, high of 67 – beautiful!

Don’t forget to check us out on Facebook. We’d love to see your ride photos!

See you next Saturday,

Jayne Merrill, CBBC
WMC Organizer

White Mountain Warmup

White Mountain Warmup starting at the North Pownal Church at 9:30 AM Saturday, September 6, 2014. Park behind church.

Roughly 34 miles and 2200′ vertical on the rolling hills of New Gloucester, Durham and Pownal. Little traffic, good pavement, quality scenery, and opportunities for food at NG Village Store, Thompson’s Orchard and Frozen Custard.

Route is on MapMyRide as White Mountain Warmup. FMI, fauverf@maine.rr.com .



Get Your Jersey While They Last!

We still have a limited stock of jerseys: women’s M, L, XL and XXL; men’s XL. These jerseys are made in Italy by Giordana, and we all love them. Contact Ron at crp@cousinsriver.com for more info!

2011 CBBC Jersey Mockup

CBBC Jersey

“Get Ready for the Season” Potluck 2014

We’ve had to push the potluck back a bit this year.

Sat Mar 15, 2014 – Gather at 5:00, Eat at 6:00PM

First Parish Church, Gorham, ME

Club member Albert Kolodji will show a video of his carving on the Bean Boot 100th Anniversary commission, and do a bit of show and tell about his work. Albert has become an accomplished wood turner over the past few years, and was commissioned to carve the Bean Boot for L.L. Bean’s anniversary.  L.L. Bean made a 15 minute video of him in the process of making it (visiting his studio 8 times).

Directions: At corner of Rt 25 and 114, proceed north on Rt 114. Take first right onto Church St. Church is on left. Parking is on left at bottom of hill.  See you there!

Save the Date – 2013 Holiday Party

Save the date! This year’s holiday party will be Friday, December 13, 2013, 5:30 – 10:00 PM.

American Legion
Rt 25, Westbrook

Please watch your email for RSVP details.

New Directors Installed

The 2013-2014 CBBC Board of Directors took office at this evening’s annual club meeting. Congratulations and welcome to new board members Terri and Kevin. Thanks also to Kathy, who is leaving the board after a long period of service, and to Nancy, who left earlier this year. Ken, Dave, Don, Joe and Bill are all continuing on the board. Thank you all for your service!

Saturday, October 12, 2013 Ride to Meet in Pownal

On October 12, 2013, the Saturday ride will meet in Pownal instead of Yarmouth. 9:30 Departure.

25/30-mile (options!) ride from North Pownal through parts of Durham, Auburn and New Gloucester on Saturday, October 12.  Quiet roads, excellent pavement, spectacular scenery, autumn fragrances.  Route is posted on Map My Ride as Hills of New Gloucester Fall Foliage.  Rest easy:  none of the hills is really brutal….

Depart 9:30 from North Pownal United Methodist Church. For more info, please contact Fred Fauver, fauverf@maine.rr.com



CBBC Annual Beaches Ride & Cookout Rescheduled for Sunday, 9/29/2013

From Patty…

Hi Everyone: Beaches Ride has been rescheduled. Mick McGinn has come through and will lead the ride and cook out next Sunday weather permitting.

This Year’s Club picnic Fun !!! Fun !!!

Park Gate opens at 9:00 AM. The picnic will be after “the annual Tour Du Beaches” in Cape Elizabeth.

Location: Crescent Beach State Park, Rt. 77 Cape Elizabeth. GROUP SITE: 3/10 of a mile from park entrance, take right to far end of parking Lot. Left onto the first parking row closets to the beach.

Time: Meet at Group Site 9:00 AM. Ride: The ride will start from the Site around 9:30 AM. There are several distance options: Ranging from 12, 20, 27 and 35 Mile Routes.

Cost: CBBC members FREE entrance to to park, picnic and ride. Non-members: $6.00 suggested donation to cover food and park fee.($4.50).

Food: There are 5 grills at the group site. The club will provide burgers, hot dogs, vegetarian burgers, potato salad, chips, soft drinks and cookies. Cake for September birthdays !! and other months too! Feel free to bring your favorite side dish. Bring your friends

RSVP: Please let Mick know if you are coming. mainemick@msn.com

Directions: Go over the Casco Bay Bridge towards South Portland. Follow signs to Rt. 77. Take a right at the Yield Sign (Pizza Joint) this is Rt. 77.Follow that road straight all the way, passing the CE towns fire station, town hall, Pond Cove shopping Center, High School, then the ice cream stand, big hotel and then on your Left is the Crescent Beach State Park.