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Free Programs Enhance the Fall Season at the Museum

Lots is going on at the museum during October, November, and December. Be sure to take advantage of these educational and engaging events.

Wednesday, October 30, 2014 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
"Lives that Matter: Stories of Child Laborers in Eastport, Maine based on the Photographs of Lewis Hine"
Presented by Joe Manning, author, historian, genealogist, photographer, and songwriter; sponsored by the Friends of the Maine State Museum and the Maine State Museum's Working Maine Project
Reception at 6:00 p.m. with hearty hors d'ouevres; program begins at 7:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday, November 1 and 2 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
"Encounter the Exquisite: 18th Annual Fine Crafts Show at the Maine State Museum"
Presented by the Maine Crafts Guild

Thursday, November 13 6:30 p.m.
"Maine at Work" Theater of Ideas Traveling Performance
Presented by David Greenham; sponsored by the Maine State Museum's Working Maine Project and the Maine Humanities Council

Friday, December 5 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Saturday, December 6 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
"Model Train Celebration"
Presented by the Maine Three-Railers and the Great Falls Model Railroad Club
Free Admission to the Museum All Day