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Woodlawn Welcomes New Trustees in 2019

ELLSWORTH: The Hancock County Trustees of Public Reservations, governing board of Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park, held its annual meeting and dinner on January 25, 2019 at the Black House in Ellsworth. The Trustees welcomed two new members and one returning member to the board. Chelsea Sawyer of Ellsworth, ME and Robert Worrell of Omaha, […]

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Hancock County Trustees of Public Reservations Receives Additional 64 Acres for Public Benefit

ELLSWORTH: The Hancock County Trustees of Public Reservations (Trustees) are pleased to announce that Persis Ray has transferred 64 acres of land to the Trustees. The wooded land runs parallel and contiguous to the southern boundary of Woodlawn, the Trustees’ current property and main holding, in the area known as Westwood Hills. “Mrs. Ray has […]

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Woodlawn Meets Fundraising Milestone

The Hancock County Trustees of Public Reservations (Trustees) are pleased to announce that its Campaign for Woodlawn has achieved its first $2 million fundraising match towards its $4 million matching grant from a private foundation. The Campaign for Woodlawn is the fundraising effort to fund an $8.2 million project that will establish a multi-purpose facility on […]

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Campaign for Woodlawn Receives $7,500 Grant from the Fisher Charitable Foundation

The Hancock County Trustees of Public Reservations, governing body of Woodlawn is pleased to announce the receipt of a $7,500 grant from the Fisher Charitable Foundation, Portland, Maine for the Campaign for Woodlawn. The Campaign for Woodlawn will re-establish the existing Carriage Barn at the historic estate. The facility will provide year-round space, allow Woodlawn […]

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Woodlawn to Host Invitational Croquet Tournament

The Woodlawn Invitational Croquet Tournament will be held Thursday, June 15 to Sunday, June18.  Players enjoy four days of play on Woodlawn’s croquet court on Maine’s only tournament sized croquet court and several other courts in the area. Tournament play begins at 8 a.m. and winds up about 4 p.m. each day.  Spectators are welcome, […]