Come to the HOME Convention!

It's THE Maine homeschooling event of the year!



This year's event mark's HOME's 33rd year, and after three years of separation due to Covid-19, we are looking forward to coming together! All families (not just homeschool families) are welcome! Don't miss it! 

Who Should Attend?

Are you...  

  • a parent or teacher of school-aged children?
  • looking for ways to improve your parenting skills? 
  • exploring the option of homeschooling for your family?
  • a new homeschooler or just getting ready to begin?
  • a seasoned homeschooler with several years of experience?
  • a pioneer who has been homeschooling for a decade or more?
  • a couple in need of a weekend away?
  • a family looking for an affordable winter getaway?  

What You Can Expect

MARK YOUR CALENDAR for HOME's 2023 Convention, where you'll find something for everyone!

  • Information  
  • Curriculum and resources
  • Strategies for parenting
  • Guidance and support
  • Educational enrichment opportunities
  • Family fun
  • Refreshment
  • New ideas

Nationally known speakers, informative workshops and experts in the exhibit halls will help and encourage you in every way.  You'll meet real people to answer all of your questions!  In addition, there is the opportunity for lots of face-to-face interactions with others, which we so desperately need in today's technology driven world. 


We are looking forward to our 2023 gathering, and hope that you will be a part.  The schedule includes many practical and interactive programs and workshop sessions, plus inspiring general sessions and family entertainment. Start planning now to attend The Families Helping Families: Together with HOME 2023 Convention!


Event Speakers: There is an exciting line-up of speakers and programs for 2023! Read more about all of our special guests and speakers!




Silent Auction Online - Throughout the week, April 16 - 20!

Mom-Care with Peggy Ployhar, Hope Baptist Church, Manchester - Friday morning, April 21

HOME Hike for Dads and Kids, Augusta Riverwalk - Friday morning, April 21  

Family Activity with Leo and Nancy Martin from the Jenney Museum - Friday afternoon, April 21

Family Bowling - Friday Evening, April 21

Convention Day at the Augusta Armory! - Saturday, April 22




Many exhibitors can be expected to attend the HOME Convention. Please come out to support them!  If you are interested in joining us as a vendor/exhibitor, please find information here! 


 * Hands-on activities for children will be happening in exhibit areas throughout the convention! 


Help Spread the Word!

You can help bring awareness to homeschooling! Print the poster below to share with libraries and place on community bulletin boards. Thank you for promoting homeschooling!


2023 Convention Poster for Libraries
Please download, print and share our new convention poster with your libraries, churches, and non-homeschooling friends. The HOME Convention is not just for homeschoolers.
Convention Poster for Libraries 2023 (2)
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Pre-register Today!