Monday, July 16, 2012; 6:30 p.m.
Location: UMaine Hutchinson Center, 80 Belmont Ave., Belfast, Me
Contact: Erica Hughes; 207-338-8000
UMaine Hutchinson Center hosts a free community event, “The Wyeth’s: 1890-1960 on Monday, July 16th at 6:30P.M. in Belfast.
Belfast. The University of Maine Hutchinson Center, as part of their “Summer Folk Celebration” will be hosting a free community event titled, “The Weyths’s: 1890-1960,” presented by Michael Komanecky, Chief Curator of the Farnsworth Museum on Monday, July 16th at 6:30 P.M. Mr. Komanecky will cover the works of NC Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth, and Jamie Wyeth during the course of his presentation. The event will take place in the UMaine Hutchinson Center’s Auditorium which is air-conditioned and provides comfortable, theatre style seating for over 100 people.
The UMaine Hutchinson Center will be hosting two additional free community events on the subsequent Monday’s in July. On Monday, July 23rd at 6:30P.M., J.B. Turner of the Front Street Shipyard and Taylor Allen of Rockport Marine will be presenting, “The History of Boatbuilding on the Maine Coast, 1890-to Present Day.” Followed by the filmPeyton Place, which was filmed (1957) in the Belfast and Camden area and will be introduced by Maine author, Sandy Phippen.
All Monday evening events are free to the community. Donations will be accepted to support our student scholarship fund. Refreshments will be available during the film. The UMaine Hutchinson Center is located at 80 Belmont Ave. in Belfast. Please visit our website for more information at www.hutchinsoncenter.umain.edu or call 338-8000.