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Teddy Roosevelt Days at Seashore Trolley Museum

July 21 @ 8:00 am - July 23 @ 5:00 pm

2017 Teddy Roosevelt Days

A three-day event at Seashore Trolley Museum

Kennebunkport, Maine

July 21, 22, & 23

A Benefit Event For the Narcissus Project!

Featuring:

Wade Zahares – Maine Artist & Illustrator of Children’s Books

Roberto Rodriguez – Curatorial Affairs, Seal Cove Auto Museum

Suzanne Buzby Hersey – Author of Children’s Books

 

The Mount Katahdin Expedition

Friday Opening, July 21st, 2017 – 3pm-8pm

Tickets to the Expedition are $30 and may be purchased online here

(Each ticket includes an all-day Friday (July 21, 2017), general admission ticket to Seashore Trolley Museum, a 2017 one-day family pass to Seal Cove Auto Museum in Mount Desert Island, ME, access to meet & greet reception with light refreshments, two drink tickets (beer/wine), one raffle ticket, and a silent auction bidder #)

Friday Opening Schedule:

3 pm         Guest arrival, check in, silent auction preview

4 pm         Vintage Trolley Ride to Riverside Barn and walk to Town House Shop for Tour of

Narcissus (currently under renovation) with Project Manager Phil Morse

5:30 pm    Reception at Exhibit Gallery, Visitor’s Center with light refreshments (beer & wine and  silent auction bidding, ongoing

6 pm

* Introduction: Mr. Phil Morse, Narcissus Project Manager, Seashore Trolley Museum –  The Narcissus, Theodore Roosevelt, and W. S. Libbey: A Winning Combination

* Presentation: Mr. Roberto Rodriguez, Director of Curatorial Affairs, Seal Cove Auto Museum, Mount Desert Island, ME – History of the Stanley Brothers and their Stanley Steamer, in particular their world record land speed holder and the very rare W. S. Libbey K 30-hp Semi-Racer

* Presentation: Mr. Wade Zahares, Maine Artist & Children’s Book Illustrator – The Narcissus, an original work of art.

7:30 pm    Official unveiling of original work of Art, by Wade Zahares, The Narcissus

7:45 pm    Raffle, Silent Auction closes

8 pm         Vintage Historic Trolley Car exclusive ride along Seashore Trolley Museum’s Heritage  Main Line

 

Tickets for the Mount Katahdin Expedition are $30 and may be purchased online here

Seating is limited for the Friday opening, so reserve your tickets Today!

FMI contact p.morse31@gmail.com

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 – 10 am – 3:30 pm

Regular Admission Prices Apply

Wade Zahares – Maine Artist & Illustrator of Children’s Books

Watch this amazing artist as he is creating his artwork of an operating trolley! Ask questions while you see his work come to life as you look on!

Roberto Rodriguez – Director of Curatorial Affairs at the Seal Cove Auto Museum on Mount Desert Island, wants you to bring in that old family photo album or an individual photograph that has an unidentified automobile pictured in it. Perhaps you were always curious about just what make, model, and year that auto might be? Mr. Rodriguez is up for the challenge, and will ID that classic car for you 🙂

Suzanne Buzby Hersey – Author of Children’s Books, will be selling/signing her books, including her book, My Maine!

* Vintage Trolley Ride to Riverside Barn and walk to Town House Shop for Tour of Narcissus (currently under renovation) with Project Manager Phil Morse

* Raffle and Sale of Special Theodore Roosevelt-related Items – Sale of Wade Zahares artwork (that he will sign), including items of his newest work, The Narcissus!

* Proceeds from the raffles and sale of special items are for the Benefit the Narcissus Project

 

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017 – 10 am – 3 pm

Regular Admission Prices Apply

Wade Zahares – Maine Artist & Illustrator of Children’s Books

Watch this amazing artist as he is creating his artwork of an operating trolley! Ask questions while you see his work come to life as you look on!

* Vintage Trolley Ride to Riverside Barn and walk to Town House Shop for Tour of Narcissus (currently under renovation) with Project Manager Phil Morse

* Raffle and Sale of Special Theodore Roosevelt-related Items – Sale of Wade Zahares artwork (that he will sign), including items of his newest work, The Narcissus!

* Proceeds from the raffles and sale of special items are for the Benefit the Narcissus Project

 

Philip W. Morse

Thornton Academy Residential Life Staff
Project Manager of Narcissus Renovation, Seashore Trolley Museum
Read my blog about restoration of this vintage interurban car at http://narcissus1912.blogspot.com

Details

Start:
July 21 @ 8:00 am
End:
July 23 @ 5:00 pm
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