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Mondays and Saturdays
Saturdays and Mondays, Searsport Town Wharf, Steamboat Avenue.
Sailing tours of Searsport Harbor. Check here for schedule, reservations, and additional information.

Tuesdays 3:00 to 6:00
Searsport Farmers’ Market
May 26 through October 13, on the Crescent, Route One.
Locally grown fruit, vegetables, meat, eggs, and plants, and locally made baked goods and crafts.

Make a Cyanotype
Ongoing during the 2015 season
Make your own photograph using only the sun, light-sensitive paper, and found (or your own) objects producing a cyan-blue work of art. Made possible by a grant from the Maine Humanities Council and the Maine Arts Commission.
Cost: Free

Museum opens for the 2015 Season on Saturday, May 23.
2015 Events TBA

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July 2015
$40 per tintype. Demonstrations free

Making a Tintype Portrait

July 29 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Penobscot Marine Museum,
40 East Main Street
Searsport,04974United States
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Come have your tintype portrait taken, or learn how a tintype is made. Tintypes are a type of photograph, popular in the 1860’s and 1870’s, taken on a piece of metal. Portraits will be made on a first come first served basis or you may reserve a time for your portrait by calling the museum at 207-548-0334 or 207-548-2529.

Artist: AgNO3 Lab is a mobile lab specializing in formal tintype portraits and event tintype photo-booth installations.

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August 2015

Mike Stein Memorial Painting Raffle Drawing

August 28 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Penobscot Marine Museum,
40 East Main Street
Searsport,04974United States
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In memory of Penobscot Marine Museum’s beloved Board Member Dr. Mike Stein, and to celebrate his love of the water and boating, Jerri Finch has donated her beautiful painting West Fork to raise funds in his memory. The painting is oil on board, 9 1/2″ x 14 1/2″, and has a lovely wooden frame. Purchase your raffle tickets or make a donation in Mike’s memory online here.

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