Woodlawn to offer free morning programs in May

Posted April 18, 2012, at 10:02 a.m.
Last modified April 18, 2012, at 11:01 a.m.

Wednesday, May 2 to Wednesday, May 23, 2012; 10 a.m.

Location: Woodlawn, Route 172 (Surry Road), Ellsworth, Maine

Contact: Woodlawn; 207-667-8671


Woodlawn is pleased to bring back “Woodlawn Over Coffee”, a series of informal presentations and discussions about various aspects that make Woodlawn a unique place. The presentations start at 10 am on Wednesdays May 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd.

On May 2nd, executive director Joshua Torrance will discuss the recently completed preservation project at Woodlawn, including dramatic before and after photos and a tour to see the results. Other topics during the series include the history of US Historic Houses on May 9th, John Black’s Best Bed on May 16th, and Woodlawn’s prints on May 23rd.

The “Woodlawn Over Coffee” series is on Wednesdays May 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd. The programs are free of charge, but donations to help support Woodlawn’s activities are greatly appreciated. Reservations are appreciated by calling Woodlawn at 667-8671 or emailing .

Woodlawn Museum is an educational, cultural, and recreational treasure for the people of Downeast ME. The main house opens for tours starting May 1st. The public park is open year round, sunrise to sunset. Rte 172 (Surry Road), Ellsworth, ME. For more information visit