The events listed below are either sponsored by MARE or by other organizations. MARE is not responsible for changes made to the event listings for other organizations. For each event, please note the sponsoring organization and appropriate contact to direct questions and comments. For any MARE event, please call 617-54-ADOPT (617-542-3678) or 1-800-882-1176 for more information.

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Event: LGBT Adoption Informational Event - Click Here for Event Flier
Sponsor: MARE & More Than Words Bookstore and Cafe
Date: June 2nd
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Place: More Than Words Bookstore and Cafe
376 Moody Street, Waltham, MA 02453
Contact: Please Email Diane Tomaz- or call 617-542-3678 x116
Event: Southern Region Adoption Info Meetings - ADLU, Taunton
Sponsor: ADLU
Date: Thursdays: 06/16/16
Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Place: Morton Hospital, 88 Washington St. Taunton, MA
Margaret Stone Conference Room, first floor.
Contact: RSVP: 508-894-3830
Event: Southern Region Adoption Info Meetings - ADLU, Canton
Sponsor: ADLU
Date: Mondays: 06/13/16
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Place: Canton Police Station, 1492 Washington St. Canton, MA
Upstairs community/conference room.
Contact: RSVP: 508-894-3830
Event: Central Region Adoption Info Meetings - ADLU, Worcester
Sponsor: ADLU
Date: 2nd Wednesday of every month starting on Feb 10
Time: 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Place: 13 Sudbury St., Worcester, MA
Contact: Valerie Fluitt (508) 929-2413 (registration is not required)
Event: Boston Region Adoption Info Meetings-DCF
Sponsor: Mass. Department of Children and Families (DCF) Boston
Date: Third Wednesday of each month
Time: 4:00-5:30 p.m.
Place: DCF Boston, 451 Blue Hill Avenue, Dorchester, MA 02121
Contact: Marsha Donovan, LCSW, 617-989-9209, no registration required
Event: Northern Region Adoption Info Meetings - ADLU, Lawrence
Date: 2016: 06/08, 09/13, 10/12, 11/15, 12/14, 01/10/17, 02/07/17
Time: 6:00-7:30pm

Jordan’s Furniture: 50 Walkers Brook Dr, Reading MA 01867 IMAX Conference Room

Contact: Stephanie Frankel, ADLU Supervisor.
Event: Amesbury Public Library Adoption Info Meeting- MARE
Date: June 1st
Time: 6:00-7:30pm

Amesbury Public Library: 149 Main Street, Amesbury, MA . APL Teen Lounge

Contact: Margie Walker 978-388-8148 or : Registration is required, space is limited.
Event: Western Region Adoption Info Meetings- DCF
Sponsor: Mass. Department of Children and Families (DCF)- Springfield
Date: First Tuesday of every month
Time: 4:00-5:30 PM
Place: 140 High St.  5th floor, Springfield, MA 
Contact: For questions or to RSVP, contact Dawn Sweetman at 413-452-3369, no registration required.



Erika & Jessy



MARE - Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange, Inc. - 45 Franklin Street, 5th Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301
617-54-ADOPT (542-3678) – 1-800-882-1176 – Fax: 617-542-1006

MARE welcomes and serves all constituents without regard to an individual’s actual or perceived race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, physical or mental ability, veteran status, domestic partnership or marital status. This policy also applies to employment practice, internal promotions, training, opportunities for advancement, terminations, outside vendors, service clients, use of contractors and consultants, and dealings with the general public.

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