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Kids learn history and science while having fun in HistoryCrafts programs at Penobscot Marine Museum

KIDS LEARN HANDS-ON HISTORY IN “HISTORYCRAFTS” PROGRAMS Crafts, Stories, Fun and Learning Come Together at Penobscot Marine Museum

By PenobMarineMuseum on July 11, 2012, at 3:34 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Children learn about Maine and maritime history while having fun with a variety of crafts, stories, games and other activities in HistoryCrafts, a new series of programs at Penobscot Marine Museum. Visitors can drop in for a different program every …

ANTIQUE POSTCARD AND PAPER SHOW IN SEARSPORT

By PenobMarineMuseum on June 25, 2012, at 9:31 a.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: A show of antique postcards and paper collectibles will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, June 30, at Union Hall (Town Hall), 1 Union Street in Searsport. Attendees’ can obtain free appraisals for their paper treasures and a …

Penobscot Marine Museum Offers Games and Sports for “Summer Folk”

By PenobMarineMuseum on June 19, 2012, at 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 23, 2012 12 p.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Penobscot Marine Museum, 40 East Main St, Searsport, maine For more information: Bob Holtzman; 207-548-2529; penobscotmarinemuseum.org Continuing its exploration of the history of summer tourism on Penobscot Bay, Penobscot Marine Museum will hold Summer Folk Game Days on three Saturdays …
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CONTRA DANCE IN SEARSPORT’S UNION HALL

By PenobMarineMuseum on June 04, 2012, at 12:04 p.m.
Friday, June 15, 2012 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Union Hall, 1 Union Street, Searsport, Maine For more information: Bob Holtzman; 207-548-2529; penobscotmarinemuseum.org Penobscot Marine Museum Sponsors Dance as Part of “Summer Folk” Activities A contra dance is scheduled on Saturday, June 16, at 7 p.m. in Union Hall, …
Maine Maritime Academy

PENOBSCOT MARINE MUSEUM GALA TO HONOR MAINE MARITIME ACADEMY Elegant Affair to Feature Live and Silent Auctions, Music, Fine Dining at Point Lookout

By PenobMarineMuseum on May 29, 2012, at 9:56 a.m.
Saturday, July 28, 2012 5:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Point Lookout Resort, 67 Atlantic Highway, Northport, Maine For more information: Penobscot Marine Museum; 207-548-2529; penobscotmarinemuseum.org Maine Maritime Academy will be honored for its role as the state’s foremost educator of maritime professionals at Penobscot Marine Museum’s Gala & Auction, …

Greetings from Belfast, Maine: Selections from the Eastern Illustrating & Publishing Co. Collection

By PenobMarineMuseum on May 24, 2012, at 7:54 a.m.
Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Belfast Library, 107 High St, Belfast, Maine For more information: Bob Holtzman; 207-548-25296; penobscotmarinemuseum.org Photo archivist, Kevin Johnson, will share old photos of Belfast from Eastern Illustrating & Publishing that PMM recently acquired. At Belfast Free Library, 107 High St. …
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Greetings From St. George: Selections from the Eastern Illustrating & Publishing Co. Collection

By PenobMarineMuseum on May 19, 2012, at 3:01 p.m.
Thursday, May 31, 2012 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: St. George Grange Hall, Wileys Corner Road, St. George, Maine 04860 For more information: Bob Holtzman; 207-548-2529; penobscotmarinemuseum.org Kevin Johnson, photo archivist at Penobscot Marine Museum, will present old photos of the St. George Peninsula at the St. George Grange …
A slide talk featuring old photographs of Brooks, Maine, will be held at the Harvest Home Grange Hall in Brooks on Friday, May 18, at 6:30 p.m.

Greetings From Brooks: Selections from the Eastern Illustrating & Publishing Co. Collection

By PenobMarineMuseum on May 10, 2012, at 8:26 a.m.
Friday, May 18, 2012 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Harvest Home Grange Hall, Moosehead Trail Highway (Rte. 7) , Brooks, Maine For more information: Bob Holtzman; 207-548-2529; penobscotmarinemuseum.org A slide talk featuring old photographs of Brooks, Maine, and nearby communities will illustrate the area’s past, spur memories and generate …

Penobscot Marine Museum 2012 Season Opening Exhibits

By PenobMarineMuseum on May 07, 2012, at 3:21 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Penobscot Marine Museum, 40 East Main Street, Searsport, Maine For more information: Bob Holtzman; 207-548-2529; penobscotmarinemuseum.org SUMMER FOLK, SEA BATTLES FEATURED AT PENOBSCOT MARINE MUSEUM New Exhibits Open May 25 With Free Reception Penobscot Marine Museum will open for the …

PENOBSCOT MARINE MUSEUM SCHEDULES VOLUNTEER DAY Volunteers Needed to Help Prepare Campus for Opening Day

By PenobMarineMuseum on April 23, 2012, at 10:13 p.m.
Saturday, May 12, 2012 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Location: Penobscot Marine Museum, 5 Church Street, Searsport, Maine For more information: Bob Holtzman; 207-548-2529; penobscotmarinemuseum.org Penobscot Marine Museum has scheduled Spring Cleanup & Volunteer Day on May 12. Volunteers will spend the day working alongside other friendly, energetic people while …

Greetings from Vassalboro, Maine

By PenobMarineMuseum on April 23, 2012, at 1:44 p.m.
Thursday, May 17, 2012 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Vassalboro Historical Society, 360 Main Street, East Vassalboro, Maine For more information: Kevin Johnson; 207-548-2529; vassalboro.net/historical.html Photo archivist Kevin Johnson, will tell the story of Eastern Illustrating & Publishing and show photos from the collection of Vassalboro and surrounding towns. …

SHIPWRIGHT HAROLD BURNHAM TO SPEAK AT MARINE MUSEUM Construction of Traditional Pinky Schooner Ardelle is Subject of Talk

By PenobMarineMuseum on March 19, 2012, at 3:16 p.m.
Saturday, March 31, 2012 5 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Penobscot Marine Museum’s Stephen Phillips Memorial Library , 11 Church Street, Searsport, Maine For more information: Penobscot Marine Museum; 207-548-2529; penobscotmarinemuseum.org/pressreleases.html#burnham Harold Burnham, a 14th-generation shipwright from Essex, Massachusetts, will discuss the construction of the pinky schooner Ardelle in a …

Nor’easter Days Craft Class: Creating a Bound Journal with Book Artist Abbie Read

By PenobMarineMuseum on Feb. 06, 2012, at 3:13 p.m.
Saturday, April 28, 2012 9 a.m. to 9 a.m. Location: Penobscot Marine Museum, 40 E. Main Street, Searsport, Maine For more information: Susan Henkel; 207-548-2529 ext. 202; penobscotmarinemuseum.org/pressreleases.html#Arts-Crafts-Tours-More ARTS & CRAFTS, FREE TOURS, EXHIBITS AT PENOBSCOT MARINE MUSEUM Penobscot Marine Museum hosts Nor’easter Days, a series of arts and crafts …

Nor’easter Days Craft Class: Sailor Valentines with a Twist

By PenobMarineMuseum on Feb. 06, 2012, at 2 p.m.
Saturday, March 31, 2012 9 a.m. to 9 a.m. Location: Penobscot Marine Museum, 40 E. Main Street, Searsport, ME For more information: Susan Henkel; 207-548-2529; penobscotmarinemuseum.org/pressreleases.html#Arts-Crafts-Tours-More ARTS & CRAFTS, FREE TOURS, EXHIBITS AT PENOBSCOT MARINE MUSEUM Penobscot Marine Museum hosts Nor’easter Days, a series of arts and crafts classes for …

Historic Photography Talk: Digging Deeper into the Elmer Montgomery Collection

By PenobMarineMuseum on Jan. 31, 2012, at 1:35 p.m.
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Hutchinson Center, 80 Belmont Ave. (Route 3), Belfast, ME For more information: Ben Fuller; 207-548-2529; penobscotmarinemuseum.org/photo-collections/elmer-montgomery.html Illustrated talk by Penobscot Marine Museum Curator Ben Fuller, elaborating on the “Elmer Montgomery” exhibit which now on view. The collection of Elmer Montgomery, …

Photo Exhibit: Selections from the Elmer Montgomery Collection and Selections from The Atlantic Fisherman

By PenobMarineMuseum on Jan. 28, 2012, at 1:19 p.m.
Through April 30, 2012. Two exhibits with boats and the sea as their subjects from photography collections of Penobscot Marine Museum. The collection of Elmer Montgomery, born in South Thomaston in 1912, contains hundreds of finely-crafted photographs of boats, ships and waterfront scenes in Rockland and other midcoast communities prior …
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The trio From Away Downeast will perform sea chanteys to mark Penobscot Bay Day, a full day of free events at Penobscot Marine Museum, July 23.

MARINE MUSEUM OFFERS UP FREE FUN FOR PENOBSCOT BAY DAY Live Music, Guided Tours, Sea Creatures, Crafts, Cake All Part of 75th Anniversary Event

By PenobMarineMuseum on July 15, 2011, at 3:37 p.m.
Free admission, live music, guided tours and birthday cake are just some of the fun planned for Penobscot Bay Day at Penobscot Marine Museum, July 23. In celebration of its 75th anniversary, the museum will host nonstop events and exhibits for all ages from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Penobscot …
 
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