Class on the Shakers and Museum Field Trip

Lloyd & Sue Hunt are instructors in a two-session course at the Senior College in Saco on October 14 & 21. The first session will be a lecture on the history of the Shakers in America. The second will be a full-day trip to the Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland to view the special exhibit, “The Shakers: from Mount Lebanon to the World.” The field trip will be led by Dr. Cynthia Mowles.

The course fee includes admission to the museum. Car pooling will be arranged for the museum trip. Cost is $50. There is a fee of $25.00 to join the Senior College, and the course cost is $25. Location: McArthur Library, Biddeford. Day/Time 9:30-11:30 AM October 14 at McArthur; 8 AM – all day October 21. Starts: Tuesday, October 14. Class size: min 12/ max 20.

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Museum Hours: 1 PM – 4 PM on Wednesdays and Saturdays, and by appointment.

Closing for the season on November 11.

Admission: Free. Donations are gratefully accepted.

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