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Woodlawn featured in New York Times article,“He Suspects Mr. Moose in the Forest With Incisors.”

ELLSWORTH: Woodlawn was recently featured, along with forensic ecologist Tom Wessels, in a New York Times article titled “He Suspects Mr. Moose in the Forest With Incisors.” Article is authored by Eve M. Kahn. Mr. Wessels visited Woodlawn this summer and spent much time walking the grounds while offering his observations on both past use […]

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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, […]

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Outer Islands Croquet League Visits Woodlawn

The Woodlawn Croquet Players welcomed students, teachers, and chaperones from four of the six Outer Islands Teaching and Learning Collaborative (TLC) schools on Thursday, May 18 for a rollicking hour of croquet instruction and fun. After welcoming the nearly 20 students and equally as many teachers and chaperones, the group learned mallet grip, stance, and […]