Speakers and Programs
Unless indicated otherwise:
Speaker programs are at 7:00 pm
Milbridge Museum and Historical Society
83 Main Street, Milbridge, Maine.
Refreshments to follow. All programs are free and open to the public.
We will be posting future summer programming as soon as possible.
|June 12th||Robert Stanley, Terry Rumery, Peter Sawyer and Charlie Phinney will lead a presentation about the history of our towns service stations!|
|July 10th||Presentation by Arthur Boatin about the writings of Maine author, Elaine Ford. Arthur and Elaine moved to Milbridge in 1985. Milbridge and small town living was a source of inspiration for her writings. Elaine passed away last year and Arthur will be sharing a peak into her latest book,"This Time Might Be Different."|
|August 14th||Presentation by "The Downeast Cowboy!"|
Firearm Basics – Understanding Firearms & Determining Gun Values, presented by Noel Marine Supplies & Firearms
Captain Jamie Robertson and “Robertson’s Sea Tours!”
Stories of Grindstone, Winter Harbor, presented by Larry Smith.
Bees, pollination and population, presented by Ed Flanagan.
Gateway Theatre Project
Explore Downeast, presented by Daniel Merritt.
Poultice, Potion and Pill: Maine’s Historical Herbalists, presented by Susan Sanfilippo
19th Century Midwifery, presented by Helen Burst.
Listening to the Earth, the Hidden Sounds of Earthquakes, Oceans, and Tides, presented by John Bullit.
Allagash Trails and Tales, presented by Tim Caverly.
Milbridge Shore Birds, presented by Linsey Tudor.
What’s in the Water, presented by Brian Beal.
Everything You Wanted to Know About Lobster Fishing, presented by Dale Woodward.
Rockweed Harvesting, presented by Dennis Bryant (Director, Maine Rockweed Operations, Acadia Sea Plants).
Restoring Seabirds to Downeast Islands, presented by Linda Welch (wildlife Biologist, Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge).
What’s In The Water, presented by Dr. Brian Beal (Director Downeast Institute For Applied Marine Research and Education).
Lighthouses, (A new program), presented by Tim Harrison, (editor, ‘Lighthouse Digest’).
The Baseline, presented by Nancy Willey (retired teacher).