Programs & Events
All programs and events are free and open to the public unless otherwise
Merit is Better than Fame: History of the First 10th and 29th Maine Regiments with Historian Nick Picerno
Nick Picerno, a private collector and Civil War Expert from Virginia, will discuss the 10th and 29th Maine Regiments involvement in the Civil War.
The 10th Maine mustered into the Union Army for a two-year service on October 4, 1861 in Portland, Maine and was mustered out on May 8, 1863. The 29th Maine Infantry was organized in Augusta, Maine and mustered in December 17, 1863 for three years' service under the command of Colonel George Lafayette Beal. Company A and Company D were transferred in from the 10th Maine Infantry Battalion on May 30, 1864.
Saturday, July 27, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Main Gallery, Saco Museum
Colossal Yard Sale at DLSM!
Come one, come all to the giant yard sale at the Dyer Library/Saco Museum from 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 22. All proceeds of the yard sale benefit the programs offered year round at the Dyer Library/Saco Museum. We are also accepting donations of goods to sell and offering table rentals (limited availability).
John Haley Walking Tour
Camille Smalley, Collections and Research Manager at the Saco Museum, will give a walking tour of 19th century Saco based on John Haley's personal notes! The tour will start at the Saco Museum and continue to Rapid Rays, across Main Street, and back to the museum. If you missed this tour last year, now is your chance to experience it! Be sure to wear proper footwear because this is will be a continuous walking tour without stopping!
Sunday, June 23, 1:30 p.m.
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