New Items Posted (2/13/18)

Seminar Layout Sheets and Descriptions

Registration Information for the 2019 Forum

Samoset rooms are 100% booked for Friday and Saturday Night.  If you want to be put on a wait list in case of cancellations please fill out a reservation form as per below (your credit card will not be charged unless a room becomes available and you are notified by Loalee).  We still have rooms available for Thursday night (79% booked). 

Thursday Night Seafood Reception:  A few tickets left.
Friday Night Fish Dinner:  Sold out – Contact LoaLee if you want to be put on a wait list.
Saturday Night Banquet: Almost sold out.

A deposit equal to one night’s room rate or credit card number is required to hold your reservation and will be taken 7 days prior to arrival by 4pm. No purchase orders will be accepted.  Deposit is refundable if cancellation is received 7 days prior to arrival date. Should you cancel this reservation after this time, or in the event that you do not arrive on your check-in date, one night’s room and tax will be charged to your credit card.  Do not call the Samoset – ALL Room and Meal Reservations are made by the Forum!

Meal Tickets are nonrefundable once purchased.

Starting this year Meal Reservations and Room Reservations are sold separately on the same form.  You can download this fillable form and
and then either:

  • FAX the  registration form to (207) 442-7790 as soon as possible, or
  • EMAIL the application (credit card only) to Reservations: , or
  • CALL Loalee at 1-207-319-8066 to make a reservation by phone, or
  • Enclose a check made out to “THE SAMOSET RESORT” and mail it with your  Reservation Form to The Maine Fishermen’s Forum, PO Box 288, Bath, ME  04530

First Aid and CPR Training

First Aid and CPR Training will be offered from 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm on Thursday, February 28th.  This is a Coast Guard approved course and those completing it will receive an ASHI Certificate (American Health and Safety Institute).  The Cost is $50.00 and the class size is limited to 10 students.  There are only 3 spaces left.  This is on a First Come – First Serve basis.

Please go to our Health and Safety page for more information and registration form.

2019 Sponsorship Opportunities for the Forum

Would you like to be a 2019 Sponsor at the Forum?  Check out the options here.

Receive E-mail Updates

If you would like to sign up to receive e-mail updates concerning Forum events please fill out the Forum News Sign-Up Form.  It is for Forum use only – we will not sell or give this list to anyone else.   You may opt out from receiving e-mails from us at any time.


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