The new Educational Center at the Wilson Museum

The new Educational Center at the Wilson Museum

Photo courtesy of Wilson Museum
Castine —

A dedication ceremony will be held at the Wilson Museum in Castine for the newly completed year-round Education Center on Friday, August 1. By combining and rehabilitating structures already on the museum campus, this facility will now allow the museum to offer students, visitors and the community an expanded lecture and meeting area with kitchen privileges and handicap accessible restrooms, according to a press release.

Beginning at 2 p.m., an afternoon and evening of fun activities are planned, including woodturning and woodworking in the Education Center, blacksmithing in the nearby Blacksmith Shop, a scavenger hunt in and around the Wilson Museum, and light refreshments. At 5 p.m. the building ...

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