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Spring 2020 Meeting

Date: Saturday, May 16

Time: 12 - 4 pm

Place: MITA Office, 100 Kensington St, Portland, ME 04103 (To be confirmed.)

We'll begin with lunch - pizza provided by MASKGI. Business meeting afterwards from 1 - 3, followed by presentations from 3 - 4.

Agenda will be posted soon!

Maine Greenland Kayak Festival

New MASKGI Officers for 2019-2020

A huge thank you to our outgoing officers:
Sam Frankel - President
John Anderson - Vice President

Here are the new and returning officers, approved at the Fall Members Meeting:
Rose Weggler - President
Nancy Zane - Vice President
Joe Guglielmetti - Treasurer
Craig Shipp - Secretary
Liz Johnson - Webmaster
Seagulls dance at Spar Cove

Fall 2019 Meeting Agenda

Date: Saturday, November 2, 2019
Place: Moore Community Center, 125 State Street, Room 308, Ellsworth, ME 04605
Time: 2pm-4pm


Treasury and Membership Report

  • Report

Review of Activities and Programs

  • Professional Development
    • Pool Sessions
    • Weather Seminars
    • WFAA
    • End of Season Debriefs
    • Job circulation
    • Pro deals
  • Boating Safety
    • Wicked Good Festival
  • Professional Regulation
    • Spring testing
    • Sea kayak guide examiners
  • Other
    • General information / connection

Presentation about Community Program (by Cariño Higgins)

Election of New Officers

  • Review of nominations
  • Voting

Future of MASKGI / Direction for New Officers

  • Pursue partnerships
    • Guide Board (existing)
      • (Professional Regulation)
    • National Boating Safety (due for renewal)
      • (Safe Boating)
    • Maine Island Trail Association (reached out)
    • Maine Outdoor Brands (reached out)
      • (Marketing / Research)
  • Future Activities
    • Survey for professional / regulation goals?
  • Future Programs
    • What benefits our community and uses some funds?


Joseph Guglielmetti is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: MASKGI 2019 Fall Meeting
Time: Nov 2, 2019 02:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 991 890 860

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Spring Meeting 4/21/18

Due to the Wilderness First Aid Afloat class that we’re co-sponsoring with Nanuq Kayak, we’ve moved the MASKGI Spring Meeting to Saturday, April 21st 2018. The meeting will be held from 1:0o pm to 3:00 pm at Nanuq Kayak in Portland. We’ll also set up a Zoom video conference bridge for those who would like to attend remotely. We’ve put some more details on Facebook and email as well. We hope to see you there!