CASTINE — The Castine Historical Society’s 2018 annual meeting and program will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22, Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Castine, 86 Court St. The meeting is free and open to the public as well as members of the Castine Historical Society. Light refreshments… Read More
    CASTINE — Tomlin Coggeshall, grandson of former Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins, will deliver the 10th annual Deborah Pulliam Memorial Lecture, titled “Molly Dewson and Frances Perkins: Two Powerful Women” at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 12, at Delano Auditorium, Maine Maritime Academy, Castine. The lecture is free and… Read More
    Area historical societies own a wealth of treasures. Come to this informative presentation on June 21 to learn about special collection items owned and cared for by a number of historical societies, the Wilson Museum and the Castine Historical Society. This event will be held in the Mitchell… Read More
    CASTINE — Castine Historical Society will hold its open house 4-6 p.m. Sunday, June 24, on Castine Town Common. As the official beginning of the summer exhibit season, exhibits at the Abbott School and Grindle House will be open for your enjoyment. Information will be available about other… Read More
    CASTINE — Winners of the 2016 Maine Governor’s Conference on Tourism Awards were announced during the annual conference held March 22 at Sunday River Resort in Newry. The 2016 Originality Award was presented to the Castine Historical Society. “The extraordinary achievement of the Castine… Read More
    CASTINE — Castine Historical Society announced it is offering one internship opportunity for a graduate student enrolled in a museum studies, public history, archival studies or related master’s degree or doctoral. program. The internship is full time (35 hours per week) for 10 weeks in the spring or… Read More
    CASTINE, Maine — Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Alan Taylor will deliver the sixth annual Deborah Pulliam Memorial Lecture at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5, at Delano Auditorium on the campus of Maine Maritime Academy. Taylor’s appearance is in connection with Castine Historical Society’s summer exhibition highlighting the… Read More
    Castine, Maine — The Castine Historical Society will sponsor an art show and sale beginning with an opening reception on Friday, August 16 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm. The show and sale will continue on Saturday, August 17 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. and on Sunday, August… Read More
    Castine, Maine — Michael C. Quinn, CEO and President of the new Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia, will speak on “Life with George Washington, James Madison, and the American Revolution” at 7:30 pm on Thursday, August 8. Presented by the Castine Historical Society, the lecture will… Read More
    Join the Castine Board of Selectmen and the Castine Historical Society for a community discussion of Castine’s history, looking at the question of whether Castine is really the oldest community in New England. The meeting will be from 3:30 to 5:00 at Castine’s Emerson Hall. Read More
    COMMUNITY MEETING ON CASTINE HISTORY ANNOUNCED Castine, Maine – Is Castine really “The Oldest Settlement in New England”? That question will be the focus of discussion at a special community meeting sponsored by the Castine Historical Society and the Town of Castine Select Board. The event… Read More