Bangor Savings Bank Sponsors Castine Historical Society Exhibit
Photo: Lisa Simpson Lutts, Executive Director of the Chapman Historical Society with Carol Colson and Michele Mann of Bangor Savings Bank recently toured the Historical Society’s new exhibit.
Castine, Maine: Thanks to a $5,000 sponsorship from Bangor Savings Bank, the Castine Historical Society opened its 2018 season exhibit on June 11th. The new exhibit, Castine’s Devoted Women: Public Service and Social Change, will be on view through Columbus Day.
“We are delighted to support the Castine Historical Society. As a Bank, we are committed to giving to organizations that enhance the vibrancy of a community, while honoring its important history.” Carol E. Colson, Senior Vice President and Director of Community and Media Relations commented.
The Castine Historical Society serves as a window into Castine’s extraordinary past. The Society preserves local history and hosts permanent and temporary exhibitions, lectures, town walking tours, house and garden tours, and historic reenactments in its Abbott School exhibit gallery at 17 School Street, Castine. The Grindle House offices and research library located at 13 School Street, Castine are open year-round and researchers are welcome by appointment.
The Historical Society is open daily from June 11 – September 3, Monday – Saturday, 10-4; Sunday, 1-4. Fall hours are September 8 – October 8, Friday, Saturday, Monday, 10-4; Sunday, 1-4. For more information visit castinehistoricalsociety.org, call 207-326-4118, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.