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Abbe Museum Press Releases & News

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Recent Press Releases

For Immediate Release - July 2015

Grants to Green Maine, July 21, 2015

2015 Gathering Gala, July 15, 2015

2015 Wabanaki Artist Fellows, July 8, 2015

For Immediate Release - June 2015

Abbe Museum Field School, June 26, 2015

Abbe Museum and Dawnland, LLC Announce Fellowship Program, June 23, 2015

For Immediate Release - March 2015

Wabanaki Artists Take Top Spots at Prestigious Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair & Market, March 18, 2015

For Immediate Release - January 2015

Abbe Museum’s 2015 Feature Exhibit Brings Wabanaki Artifacts Home, January 16, 2015

Abbe Museum Exhibit Focuses on Women as Healers, January 9, 2015

For Immediate Release - December 2014

Abbe Museum Partners with Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory and Smithsonian Affiliations, December 18, 2014

For Immediate Release - March 2013

Basket Making Workshop at Abbe Museum, March 16, 2013

For Immediate Release - February 2013

Abbe Museum to make the case for museums on Capitol Hill, February 22, 2013

Abbe Museum offers Five Free Programs in Five Days, February 18, 2013

For Immediate Release - November 2012

Abbe to Host Film and Open House, November 29, 2012

Abbe Museum to Host Program With Civil Rights Attorney Steve Wessler, November 13, 2012

For Immediate Release - October 2012

THE ARCTIC HITS THE ABBE, October 2012

Traditional Beading and Ribbon Work Demonstration, October 1, 2012

For Immediate Release - September 2012

Children’s book signing and basket activity, September 17, 2012

September Fun and Member Days at the Abbe Museum, September 6, 2012

For Immediate Release - August 2012

Abbe Museum Welcomes New Trustees, August 17, 2012

For Immediate Release - July 2012

Birch Bark Basket and Etching Workshop at Abbe Museum with David Moses Bridges, Passamaquoddy

Ash Fancy Basket Demonstration at the Abbe Museum with Fred Tomah, Maliseet

Ash & Sweetgrass Fancy Basket Workshop with Molly Neptune Parker, Passamaquoddy

For Immediate Release - June 2012

Abbe Museum Wins 2012 AASLH Award of Merit

For Immediate Release - May 2012

Moving Past Emotional Politics: A Conversation with Wabanaki Community Members panel presentation, May 17, 2012

For Immediate Release - April 2012

Children’s Basket Workshop with Pam Cunningham, Penobscot Master Basketmaker, April 28, 2012

 

Abbe in the News

November 28, 2011 - Mount Desert Islander

Exhibit features traditional themes >

November 27, 2011- Boston Globe

Weaving history and heritage into an art form >

November 6, 2011- Boston Globe

Acadia's sweet season >

September 22, 2011 - Bangor Daily News

For seniors, fall is a fine time to explore the beauty of MDI >

September 9, 2011 - Mount Desert Islander

Museum Marks Decade Downtown >

August 17, 2011 - Mount Desert Islander

Exhibit Evokes Gilded Age Dichotomy >

August 2011 - Downeast Magazine

Bar Harbor Your Way >

July 8, 2011 - Indian Country Today

Indians and Rusticators opens at the Abbe Museum >

July 4, 2011 - Bangor Daily News

Abbe Museum transports visitors to the 1800s Wabanaki encampments >

December 15, 2010 - Mount Desert Islander

Abbe Lands $50.000 Gift >

July 27, 2010 - WABI TV NEWS

Penobscot Elder's Work Now Displayed At Abbe Museum >

 

 

 

For media inquiries please contact:

Heather Anderson

Director of Advancement

(207) 288-3519

heather@abbemuseum.org

 

 

 

 

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