Thanks so much for the invite. I'm sure my students would love it. We've been on vacation here in Bangkok for the last week and will start again on the 26th. I'll be able to give you more info later in the week. We've only read the first two chapters.
Contact the Maine Illustrators Collective:
And also e-mail Kirsten Cappy,
There is also a New Hampshire Art Director's Club that meets frequently, but not sure of their url.