Woodlawn Lecture Series Ongoing

ELLSWORTH — Woodlawn is offering a summer lecture series.

Lectures are scheduled on Thursday afternoons at 4 on July 26 and Aug. 2, 9 and 23.

On Thursday, July 26, at 4 p.m., independent curator Laura Fecych Sprague will give a presentation on “Dining at Woodlawn in the 1830s:  Pottery and Porcelain Tablewares.”

On Thursday, Aug. 2, at 4 p.m., Val Libby will focus on the story behind women’s efforts to earn a living through gardening and farming in the 1900s in Europe and America.

On Thursday, Aug. 9, at 4 p.m., Walter Smalling will speak about his experience as a preservationist photographer.

Finally, on Thursday, Aug. 23, at 4 p.m., Peter Rioux from Peter Rioux Clock Service in Winterport, will discuss antique clocks and how to care for them.

The series is free of charge, but donations are appreciated.

Call Woodlawn at 667-8671 or e-mail [email protected] to reserve a seat.

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