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Cinq-a-Sept Celebration at the Gilley

Thursday, September 13, 5 to 7 pm

Cinq-a-Sept is a monthly celebration hosted by State 23 Media and held at unique locations across the state, with great food, drink and people. This party is a wonderful opportunity to see Barbara Ernst Prey's exhibition and the works of local artists Jordan Chalfant and Amy Gagnon currently on view at the Gilley. Co-hosted by State 23 Media (publisher of Maine Magazine and others) and the Gilley.

Southwest Harbor Week

October 5-14

The Gilley is excited to be part of this year's Southwest Harbor Week! Organized by the Southwest Harbor and Tremont Chamber of Commerce, the week features a wealth of fun activities with local partners, including Oktoberfest, lots of museum activities, and the MDI Marathon. Visit the Southwest Harbor week website for all the details. The Gilley will be hosting a number of fun events this week - see the events listing to the right, and check our facebook page and website for updates and more info. 

Carving and Cars

Saturday, October 13, 10am to 5pm

One-day carving class - Lalique Falcon Hood Ornament
As part of Southwest Harbor Week, we are extremely excited to announce a joint carving class with the Seal Cove Auto Museum. In this one-day workshop our model will be the beautiful Rene Lalique falcon and the end result will be a carved wooden hood ornament that can be finished in a variety of ways, including with chrome spray paint to approximate the original finish. Contact us at 207 244 7555 or info@wendellgilleymuseum.org to learn more or to sign up. Limited spaces - advance registration required

Fall Carving Classes - Godwit

Saturdays, beginning October 27, 1 to 4pm
This fall we are offering a four-week Godwit class, Saturdays from 1-4 from October 27-November 17.
All levels of experience are welcome. Contact us at 207 244 7555 or info@wendellgilleymuseum.org to register. Later this fall, we'll also be offering 1-day carving classes, and serveral printmaking workshops. Keep an eye on our Facebook page for more updates!


Holiday Card and Printmaking Workshop

Monday and Tuesday, November 13 and 14, 5 to 8pm


Two 1-day Ornament Carving Class

Saturdays, December 1 and 8, 10am to 4pm


Holiday Open House, Carving Show & Student Art Show

Sunday, December 16, 12 to 4pm


Read more about our carving program and member's carving club.

You can check our Facebook page for pop-up program updates or come back to this page for updates!

For more information, tickets, or registration, contact us at 207-244-7555 or info@wendellgilleymuseum.org

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