Greater Seacoast Community Health Announces Date and New Venue for Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival Tour
ROCHESTER, NH – Greater Seacoast Community Health will bring the Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival Tour to the Rochester Opera House on Wednesday, April 3, 2024. The Festival aims to highlight remote cultures, intense expeditions into exotic landscapes, and bring action sports into sharp focus.
“We are excited to partner with the Rochester Opera House to hold this event and draw viewers from across the Granite State for this thrilling world class film festival,” said Joann Neumann, Development Director at Greater Seacoast Community Health. “We invite people from the Lakes Region, the Capital Region, the mountains, and beyond to come to the Seacoast and celebrate these amazing outdoor adventures captured on film.”
Event proceeds assist local individuals and families in accessing quality, affordable primary and preventive health care services through Greater Seacoast’s network of community health centers: Goodwin Community Health in Somersworth and Families First Health & Support Center in Portsmouth.
Tickets are available through the Rochester Opera House. Tickets are available for purchase here.
Be moved. Be inspired. Don’t miss out.
About the Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour:
Immediately following the Banff Centre Mountain Film and Book Festival, held annually in November in Banff, Alberta, Canada, a selection of the top films submitted to the Festival go on a tour around the world. Host organizations in each tour location help to choose a program that reflects the interests of their community, creating a unique celebration of adventure and adventurers at each stop. The World Tour spans the globe, reaching over 500,000 audience members.
About the Rochester Opera House:
The historic Rochester Opera House, a not-for-profit organization, presents an annual performance season of shows for children, teens, adults, and seniors. Built within City Hall in 1908, this beautifully restored theater is the only remaining theater in the world with a unique mechanism that raises the orchestra floor at an incline for amphitheater seating and levels the floor for dancing.
About Greater Seacoast Community Health:
Goodwin Community Health in Somersworth and Families First in Portsmouth merged to create Greater Seacoast Community Health in 2018. They provide primary care, pediatrics, dental care, prenatal care, behavioral health counseling, substance use disorder treatment, mobile health services, the Strafford County Public Health Network, Women Infant and Children nutrition (WIC), social work services, a pharmacy, parenting classes, playgroups and home visiting. For more information, visit GetCommunityHealth.org.