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04/18/2017

Mark your calendars: Fort Williams has something for everyone this spring

The Fort Williams Park Foundation is sponsoring a series of events in and around the park:

Fort Williams: First Person, an Oral History Retrospective. Multimedia exhibit at Thomas Memorial Library, on display in the gallery for the month of May. Opening reception Friday, May 5, 5:30-7:30 p.m., library community room. Free. Open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

Springtime Fairy House Building at the Children’s Garden. Sunday, May 7, 1-3 p.m., ages 3 and up. Cost is $5 per family and children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Register through Community Services: http://www.capecommunityservices.org

Migratory Bird Walk with Doug Hitchcox, Maine Audubon Naturalist. Monday, May 22, 7-9 a.m., rain or shine. Some binoculars will be provided, but bring your own if you have them. Plan to meet at the cliff walk to the right of the lighthouse. There's no registration required, but a $5 donation to the Audubon Society is requested, payable at the event.

Molly Maps Cartography Workshops at Thomas Memorial Library: Theme is Fort Williams. Thursday, May 25, children ages 8-12 at 3:15 PM, adults at 6:30 PM. Free. Register through the library: http://thomasmemoriallibrary.org Space is limited.

Native and Invasive Plant Guided Walk at Fort Williams Park with Kelly Corbin of the Wild Seed Project. Saturday, June 10, 9:30-11:00 AM. Cost is $5. Register through Wild Seed Project: http://wildseedproject.net

It’s Just a Walk in the Park: Fort Williams-focused history walking tour with Jim Rowe, president of the Cape Elizabeth Historial Preservation Society. Friday, June 23 at 8:30 AM. Free. Register through Community Services: http://www.capecommunityservices.org

For more information please contact the Fort Williams Park Foundation