Castine Historical Society to open for the season

Posted June 14, 2012, at 8:55 a.m.

Sunday, June 24, 2012 4 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Location: Castine Historical Society, 17 School Street on the Common, Castine, Maine

For more information: Sally Chadbourne; 326-4118;

CASTINE, Maine — The Castine Historical Society will open for the season with a celebration of the 2012 summer exhibit,” Schooner Bowdoin on the Greenland Patrol.” The exhibit, co-sponsored with Maine Maritime Academy, highlights the WWII service of the historic Arctic sailing vessel. The reception is free and open to the public 4-6pm Sunday, June 24, with bagpipe music on the Common and ice cream treats for all.