Ocean Park Historical Series
This summer the Ocean Park Historical Preservation Committee is presenting four programs on Ocean Park history. All are in Jordan Hall at 7:30 pm on Fridays.
July 12 – Dr. Oren B. Cheney, Founder and 1st OPA President, Bates College Founder and 1st President, and his Three Wives.
July 19 – Ocean Park Vintage Fashion Show led by Jill Jakeman
August 9 – Music Leaders in the Temple, 1881-1981
August 16 – History of Ocean Park, Part 6 with Dick Skillin
Be sure to visit the Ocean Park History Room in Porter Hall which is open after each Sunday Temple service for one hour. Six of the Sundays will emphasize a specific memory of Ocean Park:
June 30 – Dummy Railroad
July 14 – Ocean Park Hotel 1881
July 28 – Shuffleboard Courts
August 11 – Jakeman Collection, Poets and Poetry
August 18 – Goosefare Brook and "Roger's Garden"
August 25 – Guild Park