Merrymeeting House Tour

Sunday, 7/14/19, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Start @ Merrymeeting Hall to buy tickets, then visit in whatever order pleases you (We hope you WON’T all start at #1)

10 Churches, Homes, and Gardens will be open. 

  1. Bowdoinham 2nd Baptist Church (1 Church Street)
  2. Home of Alice & Bob Pollis. (33 Main Street). [Coombs/Kelly House]
  3. Home of Tamora & Genevieve Goltz & David Stinson (35 Main Street) [Carr/Purinton/Molly Nealy House]
  4. Home of Ruth Guillard (36 Main Street) [Douglass House]
  5. Home of Jennifer & Trey Tankersley (32 Main Street) [Dot Dickinson House]
  6. Home of Brooke & Patrick Thompson (18 River Road) [Butterfield/Sampson/Dodge House]
  7. Gardens of Sarah Stapler (16 School Street) 
  8. 1st Church of the Nazarene (7 School Street) [Universalist Church]
  9. Home & Garden of Richard Evans (61 Main Street) [Getchell/Fides House]
  10. Gardens of Kate Brinsmade & Tom Cary (87 Main Street) [Cornish/Frizzle House]
  11. At Merrymeeting Hall- Tea, hot and iced; lemonade; and cookies will be beautifully served throughout the tour.

Adults and Teens - $15 tickets purchased ahead*

$20 purchased day of the Tour 

Tickets can be purchased at 

  • Merrymeeting Hall  10-12  Tuesday 7/2, Monday 7/8, Tuesday 7/9 
  • The Bowdoinham Farmer’s Market Saturday 7/6 & 7/13
  • The Summer Band Concert Sunday 7/7

Funds Raised go to Merrymeeting Hall Renovation

Summer Band Concert Supper

At the Gazebo

Summer Band Concert Supper: BHS for funds for Merrymeeting Hall

A Salad Extravaganza Supper/ Fresh CounterPoint Bread/ Dessert (Wait & See)

Bowdoinham’s Open Farm Day and Art Trail

Sunday, 7/28/19, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Bowdoinham Historical Society Meeting House 

(7 Browns Point Road) 9-2

“Bowdoinham - 1880-1930: Fifty Years of Change” Display


Jellerson School: Bowdoinham’s Last One Room School   

(2 Centers Point Road). Open House  9-2


Barbecue at the Landing  3-6

BHS will be selling Strawberry Shortcake for Dessert


This Display at the Meeting House will be open Sunday Afternoons 1-4 through August 24th

Celebrate Bowdoinham

Saturday, 9/14/19 Celebrate Bowdoinham

BHS will have its tent and display centered on its 2019 Theme “Bowdoinham - 1880-1930: Fifty Years of Change”

9th Annual Super Yard Sale

Saturday, 9/21/19, 9-4
BHS Meeting House & Carriage House

Table Spaces Available, Donations welcomed!