Come enjoy a delicious traditional high tea catered by Chipper's Restaurant, and admire the splendid holiday decorations throughout the house. As...
Margaret Ames will be at Woodlawn from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm for an ongoing demonstration of how to make a Froebel star, just in time for Christmas. ...
In 1901 concerned citizens formed the Hancock County Trustees of Public Reservations, Woodlawn's governing board, in response to extensive lumbering and the increase in private land ownership in Hancock County. They were very successful in preserving thousands of acres on Mount Desert Island, and then donated their holdings to the Federal government 1916 which formed the core of Acadia National Park. In 1929 they accepted Woodlawn from the bequest of George Nixon Black, Jr. and have continued to maintain and govern it for public use ever since.
2013 Officers and Trustees
Sandra Blake-Leonard, President ~ Jon Marshall, Vice-President Gregg Hannah, Treasurer ~ Elsa Teel, Secretary Ruth Brenninkmeyer ~ Terry Carlisle ~ Lisa Heyward ~ Todd Little-Siebold ~ Roger Moss ~ Thomas R. Nelson ~ Nancy Putnam ~ Dick Schloss ~ Wilmont M. Schwind, Jr. Missy Shea-Hart ~ Walter Smalling ~ David Williams
Karen Dickes ~ Douglas Endicott ~ Natalie Knox ~ John Lynch, Past President Herbert Silsby ~ Jane Shea ~ Stephen C. Shea, President Emeritus Teresa Sargent Smith ~ Lowell S. Thomas, Jr., Past President Laurie B. Williams ~ Dale Worthen
Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park
P.O. Box 1478 • Rte. 172 • Ellsworth, Maine 04605 • (207) 667-8671