Thomaston Historical Society Programs for 2017
|Our regular meeting dates are on the second Tuesday of the month. The building is open beginning at 7:00 P.M. Please come early
and join us for refreshments before the meeting. The programs begin at 7:30 sharp. Please note that all meetings and events will be held at the
society's museum at 80 Knox Street unless otherwise noted. |
|Unless otherwise noted, the programs below will be held at the Museum at 80 Knox St. - refreshments at 7:00 p.m. with the program beginning at 7:30 p.m. For more information, please call 207-354-2295 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you.|
|Sunday, April 2nd
at 2 p.m.
|Victorian Tea for opening of new clothing/accessories exhibit. Seating is limited so buy tickets
|Tuesday, May 9th
||Early Gravestones Author, researcher Ron Romano will talk about early gravestones, the artistry of the carvings on the
headstones and their meanings.|
|Tuesday, June 13th
at 7 p.m.
|Wadsworth Street Bridge - Old and New. Hope Creighton’s photographic timeline of the new bridge construction & old one’s
| Saturday, July 8th
1 - 4 p.m.
|Tours of Thomaston Gardens & Victorian Tea (Rain date July 9th).|
|Saturday, July 22nd
at 10:30 a.m.
|Gen. Henry Knox Memorial Service at grave followed by reception at Knox Museum.|
| Tuesday, August 8th
|| Midcoast Maine’s Finnish History and Culture. Stephen Gifford will talk about the local Finnish population, history, and culture in the Midcoast area. |
|Monday, August 21st
at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
|Tours of Dragon Cement Plant. Space limited. Buy tickets early.|
|Tuesday, September 12th
||Honoring our War Veterans. This reception and program will showcase local veterans of the Korean and Vietnam Wars.|
|Tuesday, October 10th
||Shipbuilding in the Midcoast. Author, historian Bill Bunting will talk about the rich history of shipbuilding in the
Midcoast area. |
| Friday December 8th,
5 to 7 p.m.
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
| Home for the Holidays - 11th annual Holiday House Tour of the Morton Lermond House at 48 Green Street, with wine and hors d'oeuvres,
live music, and a small silent auction. The tour and silent auction continues on Saturday. Reservations required for Friday. Tickets available at the door for