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Maine-ly a Celebration – Wild Weather: Searsport Cyclone

March 1 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Photo: Air View of Cyclone, May 22, 1921, Searsport, ME, EIP LB2007.1.110110

Sunday, March 1st, 12:30pm-3:30pm
$8/person, $5/PMM member or Searsport/Stockton Springs Resident
$20/family, FREE for children 7 and under!
Photo: Air View of Cyclone, May 22, 1921, Searsport, ME, EIP LB2007.1.110110

Enjoy drop-in crafts, hourly guided tours of exhibits, and special program! 
In case of inclement weather, these programs will be canceled if the Searsport First Congregational Church cancels worship service. PMM will also post cancelations on our Facebook page at Facebook.com/penobscot

In 1921, a cyclone ripped through Searsport. Many homes, businesses and other structures were damaged or destroyed as the storm moved in a sweeping arc from the northwest. Find out more about this impressive storm during a 1pm talk with slideshow by Ray Seamans from the Searsport Historical Society. Plus get hands-on learning about weather with a cyclone in a bottle and wind vane craft.

The Searsport Historical Society is active in preserving the history and heritage of this lovely coastal town. They meet on the second Tuesday of each month March thru December at Curtis Hall on Church Street. During the summer months they open the Crary/Carlin/Colman House on the Sears Island Road weekly. Everyone who is interested in being a member is invited to become involved with their many activities. For more information, stop by the Searsport Historical Society table at this program or find them on Facebook.

Details

Date:
March 1
Time:
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

PMM Old Vestry
2 Church St.
Searsport, ME 04974 United States
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Organizer

Penobscot Marine Museum
Phone:
207-548-2529
Email:
jganskop@pmm-maine.org
Website:
https://penobscotmarinemuseum.org