Granite being loaded on a schooner at what is now known as Gordon’s Wharf.

 

~ Please stay tuned as we update our 2019 Schedule! ~
June 19th, 6:30pm Sullivan-Sorrento Historical Society Annual Meeting at the Sorrento-Sullivan Recreation Center (program to follow)
 June 19th, 7:00pm An Nguyen, University of Maine PhD candidate will present a program on Vietnam after the war; the people, culture, etc. at the Sorrento-Sullivan Recreation Center.  All programs are free to the public and refreshments are served.  All are welcome!
 July 17th, 7:00pm Sarah Redmond, a seaweed farmer, will talk about the history of harvesting seaweed, the process of growing and harvesting, and uses for the product.   The presentation is at the Sorrento Town Hall and open to all.  There is no admission fee, and refreshments will be served after the presentation.  All are welcome!
August 14, 5:30 pm  Obediah Buell will lead us in a tour of the Granite Garden, demonstrate cutting granite, and talk on the history of Sullivan’s granite industry, and today’s products.  Bring picnic lunches for a get-together at 5:30pm, followed by the demonstration and talk. There is no admission fee and all are welcome!

For the months of June, July and August: 

Beginning June 4th, the Sullivan-Sorrento Historical Society Museum will be open on Tuesdays from 1:00pm – 3:00pm. The Museum is also open at other times by reservation. For more information call 422-0995

Discussions and Refreshments at all Meetings

Interested Public Invited

For More Information Call 422-0995. Gary Edwards, President or Jeanne Edwards Program Chair e-mail info@sullivansorrentohistory.org