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PUBLIC TALK BY AUTHOR JIM WRIGHT: CARROLL TYSON, WENDELL GILLEY AND THE REAL JAMES BOND

May 28, 2020, 6:00 - 7:00 pm

A public talk by author Jim Wright, featuring his new book: The Real James Bond. May 28 from 6:00 -7:00 pm. Free and open to the public.

James Bond -- ornithologist, author of the classic "Birds of the West Indies" and world's most famous identity-theft victim -- spent his summers on Mt. Desert Island his entire life. What's more, he and his uncle wrote the classic field guide to the birds of Mt. Desert nearly eight decades ago. Visit the author's blog

Acadia Birding Festival - Author Talk by Jim Wright: Carroll Tyson, Wendell Gilley and the Real James Bond

May 29, 2020, 10:30 am - 11:30 pm

A private talk by author Jim Wright in partnership with the Acadia Birding Festival. May 29 from 10:30 - 11:30am. Private event - registration for the Acadia Birding Festival required - click here for info.

RESCHEDULED for August. Creating Foam Prints with Sherrie York

August 18, 2020, 12:00 - 2:00 pm

Join us August 18 (rescheduled from April 11) to make wonderful bird prints using simple materials and techniques - foam and line. Appropriate for all ages; under 8 should have supervision. Space is limited. Registration is required at: 207 244-777 or info@wendellgilleymuseum.org. 

Past events

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