FRANKLIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY

2012 Calendar of Events

 

Franklin Historical Society

249 Hog Bay Rd., Rt. 200

Franklin, Me. 04634

 

MONTHLY PROGRAMS: 7:00 p.m.

Second Wednesday of the month

 

JUNE 14 (Thursday) Hancock County Medical Missions

Mary Townley, R.N.

 

JULY 11:                Annual Meeting & Election of Officers (brief);

Program: Dennis Damon - relating the stories of

Ruth Moore and of his own Downeast childhood

 

AUGUST 8:           Program: "Taunton Bay - a Special Place"

Steve Perrin

 

SEPTEMBER 12: Program: "From Party Lines to Twitter"-

David & Barbara Thompson & Jean LeBoucher

(Telephone Museum) & RAFFLE DRAWING

 

SPECIAL EVENTS

 

AUG. 4: (Saturday) ANNUAL BLUEBERRY PANCAKE BREAKFAST

7:00 am to 10:00 am at the Franklin Veterans Club, Route 182

Tickets: Adults: $5.00; Kids: $2.50

 

AUG. 19 (Sunday) PICNIC IN THE PARK

Noon to 3:00 pm - at the Memorial Park, Rt 182

Bring your own picnic or enjoy our delicious hotdogs & whoopie pies Games for children

 

 

FHS MUSEUM - Open on Saturday afternoons, from 2:00-4:00 p.m.

June 30 to Labor Day weekend, or by appointment Call 565-3323, or 565-3349

 

Admission Free, but donations are always welcome!

 

Don't forget to visit our special Historical Exhibit on the Granite Industry at the Franklin

Memorial Park, on Route 182. featuring an historic "galamander" (on the National Historic-

Register).

 

We are proud to have the Sculpture "Recurrent Journey" at the front of the Park

by SISS (2008) Sculptor, Mark Herrington, of Franklin.