Calendar 2015

The Kennebunkport Historical Society

Schedule of Events 2015

 

April 1                   “Sincerely Yours” – Opening reception for an exhibit celebrating the art of letter writing – 6 PM.

April 2                   “Sincerely Yours” – Exhibit opens Monday through Friday at the Pasco Center – 9 AM – 2 PM.

May 16                  Benefit Breakfast sponsored and held at the Nonantum Resort. Join us from 7:30 – 10 am for breakfast.  $15.95 for Adults, $7.95 for children with 2 and younger free. A portion of the proceeds will help fund programs at the Historical Society.

May 21                 Flag Dedication – The Flag rising at White Columns with reception to follow – 3 PM.

May 22                 Opening Day – White Columns opens Monday through Saturday – 10 AM – 4 PM.

May 25                 Memorial Day – Refreshments on the porch at White Columns during the Memorial Day parade.

May 30 & 31        Plant Sale at White Columns Thomas Lynch Designs Inc. and Churchill’s Garden Center are holding a plant sale to benefit the Kennebunkport Historical Society 10-4 Saturday and 10-2 Sunday.

June – August    Reading Hour – Join us at White Columns for reading hour with games and activities for all ages on Wednesday’s – 2pm.

June 3                   USS Knapp Reunion – Luncheon at the Pasco Center.

June 8                   Barbara Bush Literacy Exhibit – the exhibit opening at First Families Museum in White Columns Refreshments to be served.

June 17                 Chamber of Commerce After Hours at White Columns The Kennebunkport Historical Society will host a Business After Hours 5:30 – 7:30. Stay tuned to the website for a list of sponsors.

 

June 26                 Cocktail Reception at White Columns at 6pm – this is a members only event – complimentary

Jul 10Jul 31     White Columns at Night – Friday Evenings – Kick off the weekend with a glass of wine, refreshments and a tour of the Nott House and the First Families Museum – 6 PM – $10 a person, free to members.

Aug 7 –  Aug 28  Breakfast at White Columns – Friday mornings – Join us for Coffee, Tea and something sweet, Muffins  and pastries – Take a tour or just relax and enjoy the town view on the porch – 10 AM.

August 8              The Downton Abbey Tea at White Columns – Come join us for high tea under the tent in the style of Victorian and Edwardian time period – 2 PM. $25 per person.

Sept. 18                The 15th Annual Golf Tournament at Cape Arundel Golf Course shotgun at 9 AM.

October 12          Season Ends – White Columns and the First Families Museum closes for the season.

October 17          Volunteers Barbeque – What are we without these hard working volunteers!

December 3       Champagne and Christmas Ale Reception -White Columns at 7 PM – $25 pp – Join us for this festive event – enjoy a glass of champagne or different Christmas Ales from local brewers – Casual.

Dec. 4 – 12          White Columns Tours – come see the Mansion festively decorated for the Christmas season – 10 AM to 4:00 PM .

If you would like to volunteer for any of these upcoming events, please call the office, your help is greatly appreciated!

Happy Birthday Mrs. Bush!
This June please join us in supporting the charitable work of Barbara Bush. For each New Kennebunkport Historical Society membership sold until August 2015, we will donate 10% to the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy.
Happy Birthday Mrs. Bush!
This June please join us in supporting the charitable work of Barbara Bush. For each New Kennebunkport Historical Society membership sold until August 2015, we will donate 10% to the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy.